Darel Low

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Want a Better Memory? Science Says Do This

A study suggests this dead simple trick can double the amount you recall.<p>What do you do when you need to commit some sort of information to memory?<p>Let me guess: You take notes.<p>It's a habit most of us learned way back in school when some teacher stuck her lecture notes up on an overhead projector …

Six Tips for Stunning Data Visualization

It's important to display your data so that it's understandable, but sometimes you need a little help.<p>We're all collecting data - mounds and mounds of data. So, how do we use this data to make it worthwhile? Well, regardless of whether you're presenting data to company executives or prospective …

Data Visualization

Meet the Chinese Lumberjack Who Slept With an Alien

"If you can't find me," Meng Zhaoguo said over a cell phone whose signal faded from its isolation, "Just head to the last house on the logging commune lane. Or ask anyone who's around." Everyone knows the first Chinese person to allegedly be abducted by aliens.<p>With its surging economy, China is …

Would You Buy This Apple Drone Concept?

We’re still waiting for the long-awaited Apple HDTV, but now that the Apple Watch is finally a reality, speculation on the next product category that the behemoth might try to remake in its own image continues. Like, why not an Apple quadcopter?<p>A graphic designer in Germany by the name of Eric …

Drones

Your New Dream Alarm Clock Will Also Make You Coffee

Because some of us can't even get out of bed without caffeine<p>Waking up to the smell of freshly brewed coffee is one of life's singular pleasures. Too bad it comes with a downside: someone actually has to be awake and out of bed to brew it. Enter the most amazing thing to happen to coffee addicts …

Coffee

Emvio's smartwatch will tell you when you're stressing out

Smartwatches are growing ever more capable by the day. Sometimes, though, there's no harm in a little focus. Enter Emvio, a watch with one core goal: to help you manage stress. There are no message notifications or apps, instead, Emvio monitors variations in your heart rate (HRV), only bothering …

How to create a computer desktop prank

This is a simple prank that involves the computer desktop. This is a prank that frustrates the user especially amateurs. First press print screen …

Recycling

10 Best Online Resources for Learning Programming Language

If you are looking to learn any programming language, we recommend you to find for free resources online. There are a lot of websites and resources …

Programming Languages

12 clever gadgets every college student should have

There’s nothing like the start of a new semester. It’s the perfect time to turn over a new leaf and to set goals. As colleges and universities get …

Engineers made a battery-free radio the size of an ant

The devices could help power the Internet of Things<p>This is the promise of the near future: all of your gadgets — from your smartphone to your fridge — will be able to talk to each other, wirelessly communicating whether you're around or not. We're almost there, but a new device from Stanford and …

Gear & Gadgets

Even In Steve Jobs' Home, Apple Devices Were Never Present At The Dinner Table

Jobs was a low-tech parent, according to The New York Times' Nick Bilton, who had spoken with Jobs in late 2010.<p>When Bilton asked Jobs how his children liked the iPad, Jobs replied: "They haven't used it. We limit how much technology our kids use at home."<p>In fact, Jobs' children didn't seem …

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