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GEEK PICK: Anki Cozmo Robot

A few weeks ago we got to check out Vector, an upcoming product from Anki that wants to get you used to having cute yet clever robots casually …

Robotics

Looking to compare all different types of automation? Now you can

Organizations must vet and compare different types of automation based on business needs, but there was no way to do this -- until now. Forrester's …

Human Geography

How to customize the macOS Dock to your preferences

Although macOS System Preferences permit adjusting a variety of settings, no other customization may prove as helpful as adjusting the macOS Dock due …

What colour is water?

The kids were right! It turns out that reaching for that blue crayon to colour in water is the right choice after all.<p>We usually think of water as a …

Hampshire

The thought experiment: What would happen if everyone on the planet suddenly went vegan?

Believe it or not, releasing billions of domesticated animals into the wild would presents a few logistical problems (but also solves some others).<p>1. …

Diets

50 Unique U-Shaped Kitchens And Tips You Can Use From Them

• 1 |<p>Generally speaking, there are six types of kitchen layouts: The One Wall, Galley, L-shaped, U-shaped, Island and Peninsula. There are no strict …

Kitchens

Watch Affinity Designer for iPad in action

Last week saw the launch of Affinity Designer for iPad, the first full-spec vector graphics app for the device. Armed with features from the Apple …

Graphics

Proof That Kitchen Contractors Do IKEA Hacks Better Than Us

When professional kitchen renovators get into the IKEA hacking game, the results are pretty spectacular. Combine NW Homeworks' knowledge and …

A Yeast Is Behaving Like a Bacterial Superbug

A pathogen that resists almost all of the drugs developed to treat or kill it is moving rapidly across the world, and public health experts are …

Here's What You Really Need to Know About Blockchain

Eliminating information bottlenecks is how blockchain will truly make an impact<p>In 1970, a scientist at IBM Research named Edgar F. Codd make a remarkable discovery that would truly change the world. Though few realized it at the time, including at IBM, which neglected to commercialize it. It was …

Databases

4 ways to get your plants to water themselves

Keep your plants healthy while you're away with these methods.

New drug shows promise for preventing and even reversing damage from age-related dementia and stroke

Cerebral small vessel disease (SVD) is one of the most commonly associated causes of age-related dementia and stroke. New research, led by the …

This Viral Short Film Is A Must-See For All Parents

Short film <i>Alike</i> delivers a harsh reality in a very quiet and almost innocent way. The animated short begins with a father loading his son’s backpack …

Linux Mint 19 Tara Operating System Released

This week the Linux Mint 19 Tara Cinnamon operating system has been released providing long-term support until 2023 allowing users the satisfaction …

Crows Are Always Jerks to Ravens, Research Confirms

AnimalsWeird & Wild<p>A new study shows that although crows are smaller than ravens, they are almost always the aggressors when the two species interact.<p>Living alongside a group of crows can be murder for a raven.<p>Across North America, common ravens are regularly harassed by gangs of crows, according …

It really pays to be an iOS developer

Want to make mad bank? Learn to program iOS apps. The career website Dice compiled average iOS developer salaries, and the numbers are a touch breathtaking.<p>The results are broken out by geographical area, with cities that have the highest costs of living also offering the most generous salaries. …

New MRIs are so strong, they could cause mercury to leak from your teeth

The fact mercury makes up roughly 50 percent of the content of dental amalgam is a contentious subject for many, and a new study that found MRIs can …

Scientists 'completely surprised' by immunity-boosting virus

Though you may not hear of it often, cytomegalovirus is a fairly common virus. It is usually harmless, but once contracted, it remains in the system …

These 3D-printed organs bleed like real body parts

These 3D-printed organs actually bleed, and can help medical students practice surgery.

Implantable 3D-printed organs could be coming sooner than you think

At MBC Biolabs, an incubator for biotech startups in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood, a team of scientists and interns working for the small startup Prellis Biologics have just taken a big step on the path toward developing viable 3D-printed organs for humans.<p>The company, which was founded in …

These Homeowners Built A Separate Space For Living On A Steep Slope

Matt Thitchener Architect has designed ‘The Studio’, a multi-functional studio space located behind his client’s house in the coastal suburb of North …

10 Terminal commands to speed your work on the Mac (free PDF)

Apple’s Terminal is a direct link to the underpinnings of your Mac’s operating system, and within it is access to all of the possibilities available …

Apple Siri: An insider’s guide (free PDF)

Siri can answer questions, return search information, and perform a wide array of actions—and now it’s being updated to offer predictive guidance and …

Resident Evil 2 Remake - 35 Changes From The Original

5 Companies That Will Make Your Ikea Furniture Seem Custom-Made

How’s this for original? I am a 20-something living in Brooklyn and my couch is from Ikea. To be fair, the couch wasn’t my idea; it was a joint decision between roommates made years ago. Nothing against Ikea; it services a specific time in all our lives, and I can’t say I didn’t enjoy the ferry …

This Device Sucks Drinking Water Out of Dry Desert Air, Powered Only by The Sun

Absolutely incredible.<p>When it comes to future challenges, one of the biggest will be water scarcity - on a warming planet we're going to have plenty …

Ghost Giant - E3 2018 Announcement Trailer | PS VR

How to Write a Book Using Microsoft Word

If you want to write a book, you’ll need book writing software that’s up to the task. Yes, you can invest in dedicated book writing programs. But you …

Want to Be a Better Thinker? Science Says Add This Basic Thing to Your Life

Forming one new habit and sticking with it could sharpen your cerebral skills.<p>If you want to be able to think fast on stay on your toes mentally, one of the keys may be physically spending time on your feet.<p>A new review of existing research into connections between regular exercise and thinking and …

Cognitive Impairment

Scientists create the first 3D-printed human corneas

Newcastle University researchers have devised a groundbreaking experimental technique that could help millions on the corneal transplant waiting list. By using a simple 3D bio-printer, Professor of Tissue Engineering Che Connon and his team of scientists were able to combine healthy corneal stem …

Newcastle University