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Here are 300 free Ivy League university courses you can take online right now

The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.<p>All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the US News and World Report 2017 national …

Online Education

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves target just one group of muscles, such as the biceps or …

Learn how to build your very own robot by mastering Raspberry Pi

Dream of building your own robots? Read on.<p>Raspberry Pi is a tiny, inexpensive, single-board computer that you can use to make cool Internet of …

Raspberry Pi

Glitch: The Sleeper Coding Community Used By Facebook And Slack

“There used to be an immediacy to the web,” says Anil Dash. “It was something you made.”<p>Remember when the web was young? The salad days of AOL Instant Messenger, Geocities, and Netscape. Back then, when you wanted to dork around on the internet, you made your own web page. It was simple: You just …

Make a Bed Your Mom Would Be Proud of Using These 10 Tricks

Make your mama proud<p>No matter the outcome, it's a chore to make a bed. There are layers to smooth, shams to sort out, and duvet covers to wrestle over duvets before the task is done—and all before coffee! Blergh. But because a well-made bed is one of the loveliest things to look at (not to mention …

Home Decorating

3 Secrets to Having a Better Morning

A morning ritual sure sounds nice (if it didn’t, you wouldn’t be reading this) but what’s the point of one? What’s it even supposed to accomplish?<p>No, …

What to do if you break your leg in the middle of nowhere

Know how to improvise, but try to be prepared.<p>So you’re out in the wilderness, enjoying the fresh air and leaving civilization far behind, when suddenly your friend slips and—crack! Maybe he falls onto his outstretched hand, or she lands on her leg. Either way, you have a bad feeling a bone might …

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Check inside the refrigerator to ensure there aren't any food containers, open crisper drawers or misaligned shelves that could keep the door from closing properly. Reposition any items that may be out of place and close the refrigerator door. If the door still fails to shut tightly, check the door …

Here are 3 things you should do if you want to start buying bitcoin

And because a many readers have said they are going to roll up their sleeves and enter the market themselves, we thought we'd offer three simple pieces of advice to bitcoin beginners.<p><b>Start small</b><p>Speaking from personal experience, I highly recommend that folks looking to buy some bitcoin start with …

Thousands Of People Are 'Playing' A Hidden Steam Game

<i>Spacewar</i> is a game that draws thousands of players every day. If you search for it on the Steam store, though, you’ll never find it.<p>You might …

There’s a hidden menu in Android that lets you unlock experimental features — here’s how to use it

It's not available on every device — you'll have less luck if yours has a heavy UI skin — but it's worth checking out to see which features may be arrive with future Android versions. For example, some of the features Google brought to the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update — where it was first …

How to swap Windows drives

Great PCs take time. I don’t mean getting the hardware together: that’s actually pretty easy and mostly about opening the case, screwing everything …

How to get into EVE Online, gaming's most savage and rewarding MMO

EVE Online is the most difficult MMO you could ever attempt to play—and I'm not being at all hyperbolic here. It's obtuse, incredibly complex, and …

The best gaming headset (for most people)

<i>By Dennis Burger</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>The Wirecutter</i><i>, a buyer's guide to the best technology. Read the full article</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>After more than 100 hours spent researching and testing 37 gaming headsets in all, plus more hours of long-term comfort testing than could reasonably be counted, …

Consumer Tech

7 Psychological Tricks for Getting More Work Done | Inc.com

We all wish we could get more work done in less time. If we were more productive, we'd have a better chance at getting that raise, we'd have more personal time to do what we wanted, and we'd get closer to our goals much faster. Unfortunately, you can't bully yourself into working harder. There's no …

Time Management

Maingear Torq Review: Cool And Quiet Liquid-Cooled PC Gaming

I’ve been reviewing and evaluating gaming PCs for several years. Each time I sit down to write a review like this, I ask myself one tough question: “Is <i>this</i> the machine that would convert me from building my own rigs to buying a custom, boutique system? The machine that gets everything right? Would …

6 Things To Consider Before Building Your Next Gaming PC

Believe it or not, the act of physically building your first PC is relatively simple. It’s the research beforehand and process of choosing your parts that can be daunting. Will X component be compatible with Y component? Is this case future proof? How large a power supply do I need? What should I …

7 smartphone photography tips | Take better pictures

Make the most of your camera and take better pictures with these easy smartphone photography tips.<p>1. Get to know your camera<p>You have a smartphone with a camera, so use it! The only bad pictures are those you don’t take. Experiment with shooting angles, take pictures you wouldn’t normally take and …