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What is Agile and why do project managers and engineers need to know it? This online class will teach you.

When you were a student, you probably had a few memorization tricks up your sleeve when it came to studying for exams. Whether it was using …

We are doomed

I’m sorry to inform you, but it appears the end is nigh.<p>Boston Dynamics, the robotics company now owned by SoftBank (and once deemed too creepy for Google to keep its hands on), released a new video today (Feb. 12) of its latest four-legged creation.<p>The video shows the latest iteration of its Spot …

Robotics

This Amazingly Simple Technique Lets You Learn Anything in 5 Minutes and Remember It Forever

Y Combinator's Michael Nielsen uses a grade school tool to powerfully enhance his learning and retention skills.<p>If you're struggling to master a complex topic, a new language, or anything else that seems to strain your brain, Michael Nielsen has a suggestion for you: Try flashcards. Nielsen is a …

Learning

Raspberry Pi PIXEL OS Now Available For PC And Mac Systems

After creating the new PIXEL operating system for the Raspberry Pi mini PC range the official Raspberry Pi Foundation has this week announced a …

Watch a human-carrying drone lift a snowboarder off a mountain

Brought to you by Samsung™<p>YouTuber (and CNN employee) Casey Neistat may have retired from daily vlogging, but he hasn’t quit making videos. His latest holiday video goes bigger than ever, with a giant, custom-made drone that’s capable of lifting and flying around an adult human being (in this case, …

Europe's Bold Plan for a Moon Base Is Coming Together

The ESA's Director General calls it "Moon Village," and the rest of the world seems to be coming around to the idea.<p>Imagine an international research station on the moon, where astronauts and cosmonauts and taikonauts and any other-nauts from around the world conduct science experiments, gather …

Space Exploration

An Accelerating River of Molten Iron Has Been Discovered Under Alaska And Siberia

Almost as hot as the surface of the Sun.<p>A fast-flowing river of molten iron has been found surging under Alaska and Siberia, some 3,000 km (1,864 …

Electrek morning green energy brief: Solar better energy investment than Oil, prices falling in India, biggest source of new energy, more

<i>[Editor’s note: We’re trying a new morning green energy briefing which should deliver every day at 9am ET. Please comment below]</i><p>Solar power now has a better “Energy Returned on Energy Invested” than oil – The amount of energy you spend (running trucks, processing, transporting, etc) to make and use …

Android Things OS for the Internet of Things Supports Raspberry Pi 3, Intel Edison, and NXP Pico Boards

Google introduced Project Brillo a little over a year ago, an operating system based on Android, but with a smaller footprint optimized for Internet …

Sustainable design showcased in pavilions for U.N. climate change conference

COP22 is currently underway in Marrakech, Morocco<p>With the reverberations of the United States election reaching far and wide, they’re no doubt affecting the mood at the United Nations’ yearly climate change conference currently underway at COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco. Still, the program must go on, …

Travelling to Mumbai for the first time? Here's a handy first timer's guide

In case you are a first timer to Mumbai or one of those who are planning to make way for the ‘City of Dreams’, then here is a smart handy guide for …

South India

Modern Diplomacy - Modern Diplomacy

Top 10 YouTube channels to learn Linux online

Want to learn Linux? Follow these 10 YouTube channels to learn Linux online<p>Do you know that you are using Linux every day? Every time you use Google …

'Dirty Cow' Linux vulnerability found after nine years

The ‘Dirty Cow’ bug was originally introduced nine years ago, and has been sitting unnoticed for much of that time<p>The operating system that lies at the core of most servers on the internet and most smartphones has a critical vulnerability which has existed, unnoticed, for nine years.<p>Called “Dirty …

The new drone rules: What journalists need to know

<b>New rules governing the use of</b> small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), also known as drones, come into effect on August 29. The changes, released by …

Columbia Journalism School

Maru OS is now open source (Turns Android phones into Linux desktops)

The private "beach" on this mega yacht is the ultimate in luxury

<i>Rendering: Hareide Design</i><p>Wealthy boat enthusiasts, rejoice! If your current luxury vessel isn’t cutting it, Norway’s Hareide Design has just the …

Innovators get Linux to boot in 1 second

<b>The MontaVista team includes Alexander Kaliadin (top) and Cedric Hombourger (bottom).</b><p>MontaVista Software has always been a leader in embedded-Linux …

Raspberry Pi Pan And Tilt Camera Created (video)

Electronics enthusiasts looking for a new project idea to keep them busy over the weekend and beyond might be interested in a new DIY pan and tilt …

12 Resources to Learn Linux

The reasons for downloading and working with Linux are numerous. It was originally targeted towards developers and coding enthusiasts, but since then …

Awesome DIY Mini NES Powered By Raspberry Pi Mini PC (video)

Anyone who can’t wait for Nintendo to launch their official mini NES console, and would like to engage in a little retro gaming. Might be interested …

Raspberry Pi

How to setup a UFW firewall on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS server

How do I setup a firewall with UFW (uncomplicated firewall) on an Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS server to restrict traffic on my personal web-server that …

GoPro delays its highly anticipated drone until winter

Meanwhile, revenues dropped 50 percent from last year<p>GoPro announced its first quarter earnings today, and the details were fairly bleak. It saw its revenue drop by 49.5 percent from the same period in 2015, and it swung from a $22 million profit to a $121 million loss. The company also announced …