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With All Eyes On Trump, Texas May Soon Pass Horrific Anti-LGBTQ Laws

Amendments to bills would allow nurses, lawyers and pharmacists to discriminate on religious grounds and restrict bathroom use for trans students.<p>As the Texas legislative session comes to its final days, far-right religious zealots are benefiting from a national media focused like a laser beam on …

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5 Traditional Homes with Super-Modern Additions

When you're adding on to an older home, you have two options: you can match the architecture of the addition to the existing house, or, if you're …

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Writing modern JavaScript code

Remember when JavaScript was a language used to make elements change on the page when the cursor was over them? These days are over, every language …

Learn any of these 16 programming languages and you'll always have a job

Someone has to write that software. Why not you?<p>There are thousands of programming languages, but some are far more popular than others.<p>When a company goes out to find new programming talent, they're looking for people familiar with the languages and systems they already use — even as relatively …

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Why I Don't Prepare For Job Interviews

As a candidate, I have only worked with an external recruiter once. I found it interesting that they told me almost the exact questions to expect …

Java 8 Functional Interface Cheatsheet

O'Reilly has a great in-depth article on the functional interface in Java 8. Here's a quick cheat sheet to keep track of the main types, what they do …

The 7 Best Apps For Planning a Room Layout & Design

What a time to be planning room layouts! Lucky for us, we now have access to a treasure trove of user-friendly apps to help us create floor plans and …

Queer Muslims exist – and we are in mourning too

This can’t be turned into a story of us v them – because the real world is far more complicated than that<p>A strange thing happened a few months ago. I got a news alert that my photo project, Just Me and Allah, which documents queer Muslims and their diverse experiences, had been mentioned in a major …

The New Campaign to End Gay Conversion Therapy

Sam Brinton says that his father first tried physical abuse to rid his young son of homosexual feelings. When that didn’t work, Brinton’s parents …

Despite stigma, kids of same-sex parents thrive

Children of same-sex parents have above average health and wellbeing, according to new research.<p>However, the study also identifies stigma as an …

A new Kinect for Windows is coming, and this is why you should care

July 15th marks a new era for Kinect hacks<p>Microsoft’s second Kinect for Windows sensor is arriving on July 15th for $199, and it’s aiming to take things even further away from gaming. While Kinect’s early usage was boosted by the Xbox 360, developers haven’t enthusiastically supported Kinect on the …

AirType: Revolutionary ‘Invisible’ Keyboard of Tomorrow

Imagine if playing air guitar actually resulted in an audible, stream of guitar music. Well, that’s what AirType is. It’s a keyboard-less keyboard …

The Rise Of The Mobile-Born

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Paul Holland is a general partner at Foundation Capital, helping early-stage startups go from zero to $100 million in revenue. He was previously a senior vice president of worldwide sales at Kana Communications.</i><p>Watching my two-year-old nephew Dashiel interact with his mother’s iPad …