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Why I stopped hacking the Amazon Dash button and learned to solder

tl;dr;<p>Stop trying to hack the Amazon Dash button. Just buy a cheap doorbell, a Raspberry Pi, and solder them together. You’ll get more flexibility …

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Science Shows Habits Spread Like Disease. How to Catch the Habits You Want.

Research finds that we transmit habits like diseases, or like cures. How to use that insight to make the habits you want stick.<p>Studies show that quitting smoking and losing weight spread through networks like diseases do. Many other behavioral changes work similarly.<p>If you lead, you change behavior …

Top 10 smart questions to ask your used car dealer

As one of the largest financial commitments you’ll make, buying a new-to-you car or truck can be one of the most stressful situations any consumer …

Writing my first Android app: Control your Raspberry Pi from your phone

If you’re a regular reader of my blog, you will have noticed that I recently went on a Raspberry-Pi-fueled, hardware hacking binge, first using it as …

Node-RED makes baking IoT Raspberry Pi easy

Raspberry Pi is a natural fit for the IoT world. Do-it-yourselfers and startups especially like Raspberry Pi for its low cost, small form factor, and versatility. There is also an entire library of software solutions that make adding your own unique functionality to a Raspberry Pi system relatively …

Warren Buffett's Surprising Secret for Success and Happiness | Inc.com

Contrary to what many people think, the key to success is not toiling away at a 9-to-5 job from which you take no pleasure. Take it from Warren Buffett himself: "The secret to reliable, sustainable success does not come from forcing yourself to do something you don't love. In fact, true achievement …

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The lazy way to quit bad habits

But … it's hard. In fact, sometimes you feel downright powerless. And you're not crazy…<p>Research from Duke University shows 40% of what you do every day isn't a decision — it's a habit.<p>From Charles Duhigg's excellent book The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business:<p>One paper …

The Top 5 Lessons I've Learned After Reading 500+ Self-Help Books

By the time I was 15 years old, my mom, sister, and I had moved homes at least 25 times. My father was an alcoholic. I was getting government-paid …

Raspberry Pi + Google Coder = HTML + CSS + JS + node.js = Way cool.

So, you’ve got your brand new Raspberry Pi 3 and you can’t wait to get programming but arghhhhh! So many choices and most of them are kind of …

Ginger Is An Effective Remedy For Heartburn, Science Says

Build a Raspberry Pi-Powered DIY Amazon Echo

The Amazon Echo is a pretty neat little device, but at $180 for the Echo and $130 for the Amazon Tap, both options are pretty pricey. If you want to …

Amazon Echo

How to use a Raspberry Pi to remotely watch your home

For this Raspberry Pi project we'll create a remote monitor for tracking activity in a home. Before we begin, make sure that your webcam is plugged …

Raspberry Pi

Pi Skype Monitor

Things used in this project<p>Hardware components<p>Raspberry Pi 2 Model B<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from Newark Element14<br>• Buy from ModMyPi<br>• Buy from CPC<br>• Buy from Adafruit<br>• Buy from …

A Raspberry Pi Christmas Coding Adventure!

Dieter, Pierre-Henri and Gleb gets Raspberry Pi computers for Christmas, and embarks on a <i>Coding Adventure!</i><p>This document gives you everything you need …

Raspberry Pi Roundup - 18th December 2015

Garage Door<p>Don Howdeshell (who previously taught his daughter not to wake her parents up at an un-godly hour using a Pi) wanted to allow his wife to …

Raspberry Pi Tutorial: Create your own GUI with TkInter and Python - Electronics-Lab

educ8s.tv shows us how to build a graphical user interface on Raspberry Pi using TkInter and Python.<p>Having a Graphical User Interface (GUI) on a …

Investor focuses on building steady stream of dividend income over time

<b>Bob Gibb</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Semi-retired (works part-time as a tour guide and provider of contract services to insurance companies)<p><b>The portfolio</b><p>More than two dozen Canadian and U.S. stocks, including BCE Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, Enbridge Inc., Imperial Oil Ltd., RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust, Telus …