John Gibney

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Gifts ideas for that person who's literally obsessed with space

If you care about NASA news more than you do about life itself, you're not alone — because we are quite literally obsessed. I mean, with the launch …

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Want to Fall in Love With Your Partner Again? Science Says to Ask Them These 36 Questions

Love is more than a feeling; it's a choice.<p>Relationships are hard. They can bring out the best in us, yes, but also the worst. They test the very essence of our beings: our capacity for forgiveness; our ability to trust (both ourselves and another); the true extent of our self-love; the strength of …

7 Things You Didn't Know About Microsoft Corporation

Here are some fun tidbits about the tech titan's history.<p><b>Microsoft</b> (NASDAQ:MSFT) is an icon of American capitalism, technological innovation, and …

Kathleen Wynne's minimum wage math doesn't add up

Opinion: It’s not just that the big increase punishes small businesses. The argument that the minimum wage hike was needed to keep pace with …

8 ways to repurpose an old Android phone

It's hard to believe, but smartphones as we know them have been around for nearly a decade. And chances are good you've upgraded at least once during that time, if not many times.<p>Usually, that upgrade leaves you with your old phone and a question: What should I do with it? Most common answer: Sell …

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Over 30 Hours of Training In Python Basics & Advanced Libraries to Become a Programming Wizard

<b>Learn Python 3 from Beginner to Advanced</b><p>Get Your Hands Dirty Learning One of the Most Important Programming Languages<p>Python is widely considered one …

Anime for Beginners: 20 Pieces of Essential Viewing

Let’s face it, Hollywood is no stranger to remakes. Especially when it comes to making English language versions of brilliant moments in Asian …

Beginner Photography Tip: Advanced Controls That Will Take Your Photos to the Next Level

Tell me if this sounds familiar...You've been dabbling in photography for awhile now, but find yourself wanting to learn more.You have a good handle …

370 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start This Month

Five years ago, universities like MIT and Stanford first opened up free online courses to the public. Today, more than 700 schools around the world …

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The Ultimate Canadian Bucket List Travel Guide in Honor of Canada’s 150th Birthday

Canada is enjoying a moment—not only because of Justin Trudeau mania and the country’s post-U.S.-election appeal, but also because it’s celebrating its sesquicentennial. That’s right, 2017 is the 150th anniversary of confederation, a milestone that will be celebrated countrywide. It’s no wonder …

16 Hosting Rules Kate Middleton Never Breaks

We asked a legit royal family etiquette expert to share the Duchess's secrets.<p>Sure, many of us would like to marry a prince, live in a palace and spend our days doing charitable works, practicing Pilates and playing with the third- and fourth-in-line to the throne. Even if (repeat after me) that's …

I built my own PC and it was super easy — here's how to do it

I could've just bought a ready-made PC from Asus or Alienware, two of the most well-known gaming PC brands. But I like the idea of choosing the parts that go into my computer so I know exactly how much they cost and I can pick them based on my personal preferences.<p>Plus, building your own computer …

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How to quickly remove unwanted moving objects from your photos

There are places where it’s difficult to take a photo without people or cars in the frame. Sometimes, you can tell people to move so you can take a …

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Canada's 150th birthday gift to you: Free pass to national parks all year long

On July 1, 2017, Canada turns 150 years old. Kicking off the festivities on New Year's Day, the stewards of the country's protected natural treasures, Parks Canada, has a gift for all: a free, multiuse pass to the country's 47 national parks and national park reserves.<p>Parks and reserves, which …

Six Unique Winter Experiences in Alberta, Canada

Travel<p>Alberta is a wonderland for travelers looking to experience the joys of winter activities. Here are six one-of-a-kind Canadian adventures.<p>They don’t call it the “Alberta advantage” for nothing. This western Canadian province offers outdoor adventures that rival some of the world’s most iconic …

John Glenn: A Life in Pictures

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Get a complete computer science education for only $39

It’s been repeated ad infinitum: Coding is the new literacy, and you’ll need to learn a programming language or two if you’re serious about keeping your resume sharp in the 21st century. Here’s one way: Take advantage of a university-caliber computer science education without the crazy tuition fees …

Wi-Fi Magnetic Door Spy

Scared you've left the garage door open when you leave the house? Want to be notified of intruders when you're at work? How about a simple text or …

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36 Completely Stellar Gifts For Space Lovers

Houston, we want them all.

10 Universities Offering Free Online Technology Courses

1. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology<p>The Massachusetts Institute of Technology OpenCourseWare site is undoubtedly the best place to find free …

10 Tips to Raising a Gentleman

How to develop good manners, empathy, responsibility and kindness in boys.<p>Ever have a day when your son seems destined to grow up a boorish cad who …

The Xbox One may yet get its emulator

Over the weekend, we reported on the emulator NESBox being allowed permission for release on the Xbox One. Microsoft eventually denied the …

What It Feels Like to Die

Science is just beginning to understand the experience of life’s end.<p>“Do you want to know what will happen as your body starts shutting down?”<p>My mother and I sat across from the hospice nurse in my parents’ Colorado home. It was 2005, and my mother had reached the end of treatments for metastatic …

Canada is reverting to its pre-1992 telecom conditions

Some Canadians will recall the early days of Canadian telecom, prior to the introduction of competition 2 1/2 decades ago. Telephone companies such as Bell and Telus were 100-per-cent monopolies, part of a national consortium.<p>In those days, a voice call from Toronto to Vancouver cost $1 a minute, …

It seemed like a bad idea: Short stories inspired by Rush songs

"High above Earth, a portal tore open from a parallel universe."<p>So begins the namesake story in <i>2113</i>, a new collection of short stories inspired by the music of Canadian progressive-rock group Rush. And it's down through such an extraordinary, celestial gateway that you'd expect a short story …

A Ridiculously Long List Of Easy DIY Projects For Your Home

Ready to roll up your sleeves?<p>Channel your creative side with these totally easy DIY projects. From DIY life hacks to home decor ideas, we rounded up some of our favorite tutorials so you can get your craft on!<p>1. 15 Simple DIY Gifts For Everyone On Your List<p>Make the gift-giving process fun and …

Top 10 Cheat Sheets to Help You Master Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is still the most popular office suite used by companies and individuals across the world. These Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and …

This Is The Iraq War Documentary Every Veteran Must See

2016 is a strangely appropriate year to release a documentary about the war in Iraq. Nearly half a decade after the last American combat troops …

To Infinity: How NASA envisioned life aboard giant spaceships back in 1970s (PICTURES)

With the help of Princeton physicist Gerard O’Neill, NASA’s Ames Research Center and Stanford University conducted three space colony summer studies …