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Why Smaller Airplanes Are So Much Better Than Bigger Airplanes

The Airbus A380 is an amazingly ginormous airplane that can fit over 600 people inside. The Boeing 787 Dreamliner tops out at around 300. But bigger …

Fishing Is Bigger Than You Think (And This Entrepreneur Built An App For It)

Fishing is big business. No, really—fishing is huge! In the United States alone, anglers of all types spent $48 billion annually on bait, gear, transportation and lodging.<p>That type of industry girth was not lost on Johan Attby, a Swedish developer whose mobile app, FishBrain, has accrued over …

These researchers want to turn phones into earthquake detectors

Early warning on earthquakes can help save lives, but many countries can't afford them. That's why scientists are turning to another location sensor already widespread in many countries: the smartphone. A single smartphone makes for a crappy earthquake sensor — but get enough of them reporting, and …

Shell, With $70B Deal For BG Group, Becomes World LNG Giant

So this is how the consolidation starts. Royal Dutch Shell is making a smart move in its $70 billion acquisition of BG Group. The deal will gain Shell access to the most exciting deepwater oil projects in the world, in Brazil. While adding in BG Group’s fast-growing liquefied natural gas business …

How the U.S. thinks Russians hacked the White House

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Russian hackers behind the damaging cyber intrusion of the State Department in recent months used that perch to penetrate sensitive parts of the White House computer system, according to U.S. officials briefed on the investigation.<p>While the White House has said the breach only …

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The Secret Lives of Hillary and Bill in the White House

Broken lamps, shouting matches, sneaking away to the pool—and other scenes from the Clinton residence during the Lewinsky scandal.<p>Emery says he was devastated at the loss of his job, and his $50,000 salary. “I was out of work for a year,” he says. “They ripped the rug right out from under me. You …

NASA Straps 18 Propellers to a Wing, Because Science

Solar Impulse 2, the plane powered only by the sun, has dominated the electric aircraft news cycle recently, starting its 5-month, 20,000-mile …

Konrad Zuse: (nearly) the German Turing

Try a programming language designed amid the rubble of post-war Germany before there were any computers on which to run it.<p>If you have any interest …

Direct attacks and at-risk phones mean hacking 'golden age'

According to software security experts Trend Micro, whose European headquarters is based in Cork, next year will see targeted attack campaigns …

Would your good name survive a hacking?

Published: 06 Nov 2014<p>Last Updated: 18 Dec 2014<p>It takes a lifetime to build a good reputation with your customers, and only a moment to lose it. So …

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Growth Hacking 102: How to Create Shareable Moments

Shareable moments are nothing new, but the advent of the web has made them more powerful than ever.<p>No matter what type of business you run, opportunities for growth hacking are everywhere. I run an online business, but I don't make software or any other digital product most people associate with …

Mark Russinovich on Cloud Security and Ethical Hacking

<i>We caught up with</i> Mark Russinovich<i>, Chief Technology Officer of Microsoft Azure, to find out a bit about what he talked about at IPEXPO this year</i> …

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HUGE List of Homeschool Curriculum and Freebies

<i>This is the weekly list of Free Homeschool Curriculum and Resources compiled by Jamerrill from FreeHomeschoolDeals.com. If you aren’t a homeschooler,</i> …

Functional Programming in C++—John Carmack : Standard C++

In case you missed it:<p>by John Carmack<p>From the article:<p>... My pragmatic summary: A large fraction of the flaws in software development are due to …

Bulat Bochkariov's answer to If C and C++ give the best performance, why do we still code in other languages?

Computers have reached a point where <b>even "slow" languages run fast enough</b> to make the difference in speed irrelevant in many cases. We have the …