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WyzeCam brings a motion sensing 1080P security camera for just $26

Security is on everyone’s minds lately, and most would love to add security cameras around their house. The one drawback to adding these security cameras is either price for wireless or experience for wired. Most wireless cameras are quite expensive, like Nest Cam, Netgear’s Arlo, and others. …

The AirPods rival that blows everyone away only costs $40 on Amazon

There are precious few products we’ve covered that have yielded as much positive feedback as the SmartOmi Q5 True Wireless Bluetooth Headphones. Of …

Low-tech air conditioner uses terracotta tubes & water to naturally cool down air

Terracotta has been around for a long time. Though we use the Italian word (literally meaning "baked earth") for it, its use dates back to ancient …

This French sci-fi series could be your new horror obsession

Decades of films have proven that few things are as terrifying as the infinite vastness of space, but TV has generally been more concerned with the …

Science Fiction

The Songs of Trees by David George Haskell review – looking and listening in the forest

In <i>The Baron in the Trees</i>, the 1957 comic masterpiece by Italo Calvino, the hero abandons the life of a petty 18th-century aristocrat to spend his life in the boughs and branches of the forests of Liguria. Over the years his senses become ever more finely attuned to the life of the woodland until he …

Fair Trade

These are the worst stings in the world, according to a guy who's experienced them all

Early in his career, Justin Schmidt realized he had a problem. There was no scale that measured the pain of insect stings.<p>Schmidt, a budding entomologist, had just returned to the University of Georgia from a trip around the country with his zoologist wife.<p>They'd been collecting different species …

Nature

Ink-Drop Supernovae and Quantum Love Triangles

For the past five years the Quantum Shorts initiative from the Center for Quantum Technologies at the National University of Singapore has inspired …

Suicide Squad Director Wishes Joker Had Been the Bad Guy

<i>Suicide Squad</i> director David Ayer has come out and said he wants a “time machine” so he could go back and make the Joker the main villain of the …

Comic Books

13 great tools for pitching to clients

Giving the perfect pitch is never easy. You have to know your subject inside-out. You have to grab people’s attention and know the answer to all …

The 27 best startups that launched this year

While 2016 might have spelled trouble for some well-established startups, it also saw the birth of companies tackling things like a cure for cancer, life-saving drones, and competition for Uber.<p>Business Insider spoke to founders and venture capitalists and took a look at funding data to identify …

Xiaomi's Mi Drone is pretty affordable for what it does

We knew it was coming, so it's not a <i>total</i> surprise. But, the very fact that Xiaomi -- best known for its phones -- is getting into the drone business <i>is</i> a bit of an eyebrow raiser. Today, the company revealed the Mi Drone, a 4K camera-wielding quadcopter that looks more than a little like DJI's …

Drones

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Emergent Layers, Chapter 4: Some Speculation About the Future

<i>This is the final essay in our Emergent Layers series at Social Capital. To start at the beginning, please</i> <i>head here</i><i>.</i><p>In Part 1, we looked at the …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Test your mental mettle with this question about the marital situations of Jack, Anne and George.<p>UPDATE: The results are in. Click here to find the answer to today’s puzzle and see how everyone did.<p>Hello guzzlers,<p>A very, very simple question this week. It will take you no time at all.

Schadenfreude

Entanglement: Gravity's long-distance connection

When Albert Einstein scoffed at a “spooky” long-distance connection between particles, he wasn’t thinking about his general theory of …

A $1 billion cyber heist against Bangladesh’s central bank was thwarted by a spelling error

Hackers broke into the Bangladesh central bank’s account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and succeeded in moving $100 million out of it before a spelling mistake tripped up their efforts.<p>The cyber thieves, using the Bangladesh Bank’s credentials for transferring funds, tried to move another …

Central Banks

Beyond the False Bottom: How to Avoid This Costly UX Mistake

UX mistakes often go undetected because they are quiet. They aren’t a broken image or a misspelled word or a form that isn’t sending. No, UX mistakes …

Modern Pros Hit Persimmon Drivers

Equipment<p>Rory and Co try some antiques<p><b>Words:</b> Daniel Owen<p>We're guessing most of you reading this right now will never have hit a persimmon driver. …

MacTrast Deals: Adobe KnowHow All-Inclusive Photography Bundle

- Feb 13, 2016<p>Whether you’re a beginner, a skilled amateur, or a top-notch professional photographer, you’ll benefit from the 65+ hours of …

Tutorials

Six ants are on a stick. Will you twig what happens next?

Extreme Sports

How Positive Thinking Builds Skills, Boosts Health, and Improves Work

Positive thinking sounds useful on the surface but “positive thinking” is also a soft and fluffy term that is easy to dismiss. Actually, is more than …

16 of the coolest apps for Cardboard, Google's DIY virtual reality headset

Google Cardboard is one of the search giant's coolest projects in a long time.<p>Sure, it's not as immediately useful as Google Maps, and you won't find yourself checking it as often as Search — but it's virtual reality! Using your smartphone!<p>With just a piece of cardboard and a compatible smartphone, …

To predict the future (or land on the moon), one-third of you need to be crazy

<i>In a rapidly changing world, those who copy the past have doomed their future.</i><p>When companies or agencies search for disruptive and innovative strategies, they often assemble a panel of experts to advise them. Ironically, the panel is often made up of people whose ideas about innovation were …

Swing Sequence: Danny Willett