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50 Feel-Good Movies You Need To Watch ASAP

Get ready for lots of good music and female empowerment!

Tom Hanks

Here's A Calculator That Tells You How Long It Takes You To Watch An Entire TV Series, And, TBH, I'm Judging Myself

Wow, I do need to leave my couch.

TV

Internet of Things

Sensors and ubiquitous connectivity provide the next growth opportunities for companies in all industries.<p>How we help our clients<p>Learn how we help …

Learn the Basics of Sheet Music with This 5-Minute Video

For non-musicians, sheet music can look incomprehensible. Dots, wavy things, and doodles somehow equate to the written version of music. So how do we …

Top 10 Raspberry Pi Projects for Beginners

Maybe you picked up a Raspberry Pi for the holidays, or you’ve been sitting on one of the super versatile, palm-sized computers for a while now. If …

Raspberry Pi

8 Proven Ways That Napping Can Help Boost Brain Power

Sleep

Coding Confessional is the place to go if you hate your programming job

Software development jobs can be awesome. I’ve interned at startups where the environment is relaxed, and I worked on projects that excited me with cutting-edge technologies. Then there are the jobs that are, frankly, soul-suckingly horrible. There’s very seldom any middle ground.<p>I must confess, I …

A Bar Owner in The UK Has Built a Faraday Cage to Stop Customers Using Their Phones

Commitment.<p>The owner of a cocktail bar in the UK has turned to physics in an attempt to force his customers to actually talk to other instead of just …

Electromagnetism

Kruzo lets you make a stranger's day just by sending a message

We all feel a little bit down sometimes.<p>Maybe it’s because you forgot to buy groceries, or because you pissed off the entire internet. In any case, it’s always nice when someone reaches out to you.<p>Thanks to Kruzo, that someone can now be a cute cat on your phone.<p>Simply send a message and wait until …

The Akrasia Effect: Why We Don't Follow Through On What We Set Out to Do And What To Do About It

By the summer of 1830, Victor Hugo was facing an impossible deadline. Twelve months earlier, the famous French author had made an agreement with his publisher that he would write a new book titled, <i>The Hunchback of Notre Dame</i>.<p>Instead of writing the book, Hugo spent the next year pursuing other …

Procrastination

The Future of Wi-Fi Is 10,000 Times More Energy Efficient

Share Email Comments<p>Get ready to send a thank-you note to students at the University of Washington, where a group of electrical engineers is trying …

Wi-Fi

Apple Stores will now apply iPhone screen protectors for you

Belkin and Apple have teamed up to add an easy way to add a protective layer on your iPhone. Would you buy one?<p>Shattered phone screens aren't fun. Don't feel like paying the $99-$150 that Apple charges for an iPhone screen repair? You could always just add a screen protector. It won't necessarily …

Screen Protector

5 Foods That Can Help You Get a Better Night's Sleep

Here's a very good reason to treat yourself to a bowl of cherries.<p>It seems we're a nation of insomniacs. Nearly half of Americans suffer from at least occasional sleeplessness, and 22 percent experience it every (or almost every) night, according to the National Sleep Foundation (NSF). But what if …

Space and Time: Inertial Frames (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

The term “reference frame” was coined in the 19th century, but it has a long prehistory, beginning, perhaps, with the emergence of the Copernican …

Quantum Mechanics

'GOD' for Atheists (and an Expanded, Scientific Definition of God for Everyone Else)

As many celebrate the Christmas season and the coming of a New Year, maybe there's a way we can, indeed, bring atheists and theists and the disparate factions and religions together on our little planet.<p>And, instead of focusing on the old definitions of "God", that many reject, or on how …

The 25 Most Important Full Frontal Nude Scenes in Movies5. <em>Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan</em> (2006)

<b>Actor who stripped down:</b> Stonie, Sacha Baron Cohen, Ken Davitian<b><br>Why they're fully nude:</b> Family photos in Kazakhstan have their own dress code.<p>Believe …

Download PlayBox HD For iOS 9 / 9.1 [No Jailbreak Required]

The progressive discontinuation of the extremely popular Popcorn Time movie streaming service has left a lot of users looking for something that …

A brief history of Popcorn Time, the piracy service everyone’s watching

Most of us think of Netflix when we think of streaming movies and TV shows, but over the past year and a half, a competitor has emerged: one that's almost as easy to use, doesn't charge a thing, and — you guessed it — steals everything it streams. That new service is called Popcorn Time, and it's …

Televisions

Apple won’t be suing HTC over the One A9’s blatant iPhone 6S-like design

HTC this week announced the One A9, and the design turned out to be a blatant copy of the iPhone 6/6S. HTC claims that it was actually Apple who …

To This Day

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child won't be a movie

J K Rowling, not for the first time, has iterated that there are no plans whatsoever to bring the hit West End play, <i>Harry Potter And The Cursed …

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Books

10 little things that make men ridiculously happy

Men are simple creatures, which is why it only takes little things to make us very happy indeed. Here are Alex Proud's top ten...<p>Men are, at heart, boys. You realise this, in your thirties or early forties when it suddenly strikes you that you’re never going to have a moment, when you think “My …

The 9 coolest features of Google’s OnHub router

With its new $200 OnHub router, Google is trying to make a previously ignored and boring corner of tech gadgetry interesting for the first time. Not …

Smart Homes

Want to work for Google? What you search for could land you a job

Max Rosett says Google recruited him after he searched for a specific set of programming questions.<p>Rosett was a former data scientist with a huge online housing directory, but knew he wanted to become a computer engineer.<p>While working on a project to help develop skills he would need in an …

Time I

Try It Now

8 Questions To Ask If You Want To Change Your Life

How much do you know about the deepest parts of you? Sure, you know your likes and dislikes, but what about the complex landscape of your heart? …

Self-confidence