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Raspberry Pi CoderDojo Teaches You To Code With Free Online Training

The official Raspberry Pi Foundation has today published details about signing up for their latest free online course “Start a CoderDojo” to learn …

How To Start A Business From Scratch

If you had told me at the age of 15, when I was given a video camera for my birthday to film my friends rapping, that my passion for music would …

Aren’t more white people than black people killed by police? Yes, but no.

Dylan Noble died on the last Saturday of June.<p>Police in Fresno, Calif., received a report of a man walking a downtown street with a rifle, but when they arrived, they instead found Noble speeding by in his pickup truck.<p>When they tried to pull him over, the 19-year-old led police to a nearby gas …

Law Enforcement

Meditations to Use for Stress Relief

Meditations have tremendous benefits for stress management and overall health. While there are many different meditations that are effective, each …

Meditation

8 Highly Effective Habits That Helped Make Bill Gates the Richest Man on Earth | Inc.com

How did Bill Gates get to be the richest person in the world, with a net worth around $80 billion? Being in the right place with the right product at the dawn of the personal computer era certainly had a lot to do with it. But so do some very smart approaches to work and life that all of us can …

Bill Gates

World's 10 most expensive cities for residents in 2016 | CNN Travel

Travel

Inside China's eerie unborn ghost towns

Six tips that could make you smarter

<b>(CNN) —</b> For years scientists have been looking for ways to enhance our intelligence -- from eating fish oil tablets to playing the latest video games.<p>The jury is out on whether these techniques are truly effective in improving intelligence, but studies have shown that your IQ can change -- so why …

The Brain

Here's the best way to avoid burnout, according to a Stanford psychologist

But what if there were a way to be successful without pushing yourself to the brink?<p>Psychologist Emma Seppala has studied ways to help people who are chronically stressed out, and her findings could help many of us live healthier and happier lives without sacrificing our productivity.<p>She outlines …

How the Iowa caucuses work: a confusing election process explained

The four-stage contest begins on 1 February, building to a national convention in the spring – but Republicans and Democrats each have different systems<p>The Iowa caucuses are perhaps the most important yet mysterious contest in American politics. The concept of an election is familiar to everyone – …

Government

How the US nominates presidential candidates

Before the US presidential election takes place, the Democratic and Republican parties have to nominate their candidates. Each party holds a contest …

How to Own James Bond's Omega Seamaster 300 Spectre Watch

You better move fast because they're limited to just 7,007<p>Today, for the first time in the history of James Bond films, you can own the exact watch that James Bond wears in the movie. The Omega Seamaster 300 <i>Spectre</i> is a limited edition timepiece created for and worn by Daniel Craig—an avid watch …

Watches

What is and how to use Slack: the ultimate guide to doing anything.

Slack, the team messaging app that’s the hot thing of the moment among startups, has seen explosive growth in the last year with over one million people now using the service every day.<p>What is Slack?<p>It’s chat room for your whole company. If you’ve heard of Internet Relay Chat (IRC) before, it’s …

Apps

How to make your perfume last…

Unless you’re partial to a Middle-Eastern oud, then your perfume is probably disappearing faster than your 7am coffee. We know it’s supposed to be …

7 Highly Effective Ways to Overcome Fear | Inc.com

Show me an entrepreneur, and I'll show you someone who loves a mountain-climbing metaphor.<p>That's because starting a business is a frightening, uphill, often solitary journey that can yield epic highs.<p>But mountain climbing is not the only metaphorical stand-in for the thrills and chills of the …

University of Tennessee

14 Things You Can Do in Android Marshmallow That You Couldn't Do in Lollipop

Whether you’ve put in an order for a Nexus 6P or you’re patiently waiting for Android version 6.0 to reach your Galaxy S6, you’ll want to know what …

Samsung launching two new Galaxy Note 5 colours

Samsung is known for reinvigorating its smartphone line with new colours after launch and while it didn’t do so for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, the company has today introduced two new colours for its Galaxy Note 5 phablet in South Korea.<p>Customers in Samsung’s home market will now be able to …

Phones

What Your Eating Habits Reveal About Your Personality

Are you a fast eater, a slow eater or an "isolationist"?<p>You are what you eat, or so the saying goes. But it may be more accurate to say that you are <i>how</i> you eat.<p>Last week, an unscientific but all-too-relatable listicle on LittleThings.com broke down different personality types based on eating …

Psychology

Stephen Hawking talks technology, AI and more in his first Reddit AMA

Stephen Hawking, genius that he is, is just like us. He finds <i>The Big Bang Theory</i> hilarious, and his favorite song ever written is Rod Stewart's "Have …

Singularity

Dell's redesigned XPS 15 is a bigger version of our favorite Windows laptop

Whenever people ask what my favorite Windows laptop is, I'm always quick to say the Dell XPS 13. It has very few flaws to speak of, with a stylish design, comfy keyboard, vibrant screen and fast performance. It's no surprise, then, that when Dell got to work redesigning the bigger XPS 15, it …

BREMMER: Putin's intervention in Syria is about 3 things

Bremmer, president of the Eurasia Group, notes that Putin's Syrian intervention is intended to bring about resonating results across the world stage.<p>1) Shore up Assad<p>The most basic reason for Russia's interventionism in Syria is to shore up the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.<p>Assad is a …

LG unveils refreshed Urbane watch, V10 smartphone

LG has unveiled two new devices: a great-looking Android Wear smartwatch and a quirky smartphone with two screens and two selfie cameras.<p>First up is …

Speed up my phone - what can I do to make that happen?

Android devices have a tendency of getting old. And not only in the physical way, prolonged usage can also take a toll on performance, making it seem like you need to upgrade your phone sooner than you thought. What gives? Well, if you have been wondering “what can I do to speed up my phone”, you …

Google Play

Best Android phones (March 2018): our picks, plus a giveaway

With Android thoroughly dominating the mobile industry, picking the best Android smartphones is almost synonymous with choosing the best smartphones, period. But while Android phones have few real opponents on other platforms, internal competition is incredibly fierce.<p>From sleek devices that …

Phones

5 Ways the Nuclear Deal Will Revive Iran's Economy

While the attention inside the U.S. on the proposed Iran nuclear deal has been on its weapons capability, there is another story. As part of the …

18 Ways To Make Your Workday Suck Less

Besides taking a vacation.

The Weeknd's best deep cuts

If you turned on a radio to listen to Top 40 songs this year, The Weeknd was inescapable. Last summer’s “Often” was a slow burn that got some gas …

10 of Thuli Madonsela's findings against Prasa

Johannesburg - Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has found widespread evidence of maladministration, improper conduct, and nepotism at the Passenger …

South Africa

17 of the best Android apps from July 2015

With July now fading into the distance, it’s time to look back over some of the best new and updated Android apps from across the month.<p>From a new Angry Birds, to really handy file management tools and a live-streaming app that pretty much only wants to show your nostrils, we’ve got it all here in …

Apps

Playing games on the PC is making a comeback

Video game consoles have long dominated the video game industry, offering a seemingly cheaper and more consistent experience. But not for long.<p>With a console, you turn it on, put your game in and you just play.<p>Brian Blau of Gartner

Gaming