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Samsung's phone-as-desktop concept now runs Linux

Samsung's DeX is a clever way to turn your phone into a desktop computer. However, there's one overriding problem: you probably don't have a good reason to use it instead of a PC. And Samsung is trying to fix that. It's unveiling Linux on Galaxy, an app-based offering that (surprise) lets you run …

Linux

The Galaxy Note 8 is a curious smartphone

Rising from the ashes of the Galaxy Note 7, this year’s Galaxy Note has a lot to live up to. After a few weeks with Samsung’s flagship, one thing is perfectly clear to me: the Galaxy Note 8 is a curious smartphone.<p>With an illustrious history of devices that helped usher in the big screen smartphone …

Four-acre lakefront estate in Boca asks $7.3M

With 750 feet of water frontage<p>A fantastic waterfront mansion in Boca Raton’s Le Lac neighborhood just hit the market asking $7.25 million.<p>Sitting on four acres at 6016 Le Lac Road is this 12,867-square-foot Aspen-inpsired estate with eight bedrooms, nine bathrooms, and 750 feet of lake frontage. …

1960s time capsule in the Cahuenga Pass asking $1.2M

On the market for the first time<p>What say we jump in the Way-Back Machine and pay a visit to 1963, courtesy of this frozen-in-time residence in the Hollywood Hills?<p>Now seeking its second-ever owner, the Cahuenga Pass post-and-beam was designed by architect Richard E. Nevara, whose CV includes a …

Modern Home Designed with Outdoor Views in Mind

Cymon Allfrey Architects completed the design and development of <b>Mt. Pleasant Home</b>, a modern home with extensive outdoor views in Christchurch, New …

Architecture

We’ve Found the Tiny Home of Our Dreams (and It’s for Sale!)

Home<p>28 Inspiring Small Homes<p>Home<p>16 Smart Strategies for Small-Home Decor<p>Home<p>10 Essential Products to Maximize a Small Home<p>Home<p>19 Smart Small-Home …

A 15-Minute Vinyasa Flow That Eases Neck Pain and Tension

A bad night's sleep, a killer upper-body workout, a long day hunched over your desk—whatever causes your neck pain and tension, you need relief fast. …

Pain

Your Attitude About Exercise May Be Just as Important as How Much You Actually Get

Here's why you really need to stop the negative self-talk.<p>You know that not getting regular exercise can be bad for your health. But here’s a …

Exercise

Razer Core review: Make any laptop powerful enough to game | Trusted Reviews

What is the Razer Core?<p>This big metal box looks inconspicuous, but it’s actually the key to unlocking huge gaming power using low-power laptops – …

Computer Hardware

This new technology looks at food photos and tells you their ingredients, and this changes everything

Apparently a picture of food is all you need to decipher what your meal is made of. MIT researchers have created an algorithm called “Pic2Recipe” …

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
Machine Learning

Farmers turn to artificial intelligence to grow better crops

Your grocery store's tomatoes may have a new friend aiding their development: artificial intelligence.<p>NatureSweet, which grows tomatoes on six farms in the United States and Mexico,is usingartificial intelligence to better control pests and diseases in its greenhouses.<p>The technology, developed by …

Artificial Intelligence

How Rust can replace C, with Python's help

Proponents of Rust, the language engineered by Mozilla to give developers both speed and memory safety, are stumping for the language as a long-term …

Programming

EDGE AI Enhanced Wireless Headphones (video)

Nakamichi has created a new pair of wireless headphones which they say has been enhanced using artificial intelligence, to create a “fusion of …

Audiophile

'Giant step' in search for life in the rest of the universe as scientists discover three Earth-like planets

Three potentially habitable planets the size of Earth have been discovered in what scientists say is a significant step towards finding life elsewhere in the universe.<p>The three exoplanets orbit an ultracool dwarf star 40 light-years from Earth, so close that astronomers should eventually be able to …

Universe

9 Skills You Should Learn That Pay Dividends Forever

The further along you are in your career, the easier it is to fall back on the mistaken assumption that you've made it and have all the skills you need to succeed. The tendency is to focus all your energy on getting the job done, assuming that the rest will take care of itself. Big mistake.<p>New …

NASA Invests Into Solar Electric Propulsion For Space Exploration

Aerojet Rocket has been selected by NASA to develop a Solar Electric Propulsion system and the project is worth $67m. It will be used for robotic …

Is Your Mind Wandering?

<b>Is your mind wandering?</b><p><b>The Practice: Pay attention.</b><p><b>Why?</b><p>Moment to moment, the flows of thoughts and feelings, sensations and desires, and conscious and unconscious processes sculpt your nervous system like water gradually carving furrows and eventually gullies on a hillside. Your brain is …

Mindfulness

Book Review: 8 Keys to Mental Health Through Exercise

Reading <b>8 Keys to Mental Health Through Exercise</b> can help you get motivated, build self-esteem, and heal your mind and body.<p>I was recently given a …

17 Things Everyone Needs to Know How to Do | Inc.com

Knowing how to do things, being self-reliant and confident, are key to a productive, effective, and successful life.<p>But to get there, you need to master some basic skills and fundamental wisdom.<p>Here are 17 things I'm asked about most often.<p>This list is far from comprehensive. There's more to come, …

Self-improvement

10 Common Money Mistakes Successful People Never Make

Everyone dreams of being rich. Understanding what it means to be truly rich, however, eludes a large majority of the population. If you’re hoping to …

Personal Finance

Physicists Have Created a 'Black Hole' in The Lab That Could Finally Prove Hawking Radiation Exists

Will Stephen Hawking get his Nobel prize?<p>Some 42 years ago, renowned theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking proposed that not everything that comes in …

Physics

7 Ways To Learn a Foreign Language (Backed by Science)

I was raised bilingual and started learning a third language when I was about three years old, which means I am really fluent in three languages as …

Language Learning

Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Can It Take Over?

Bill Gates, Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk first warned us about Artificial Intelligence (AI). Elon Musk then turned around and with other technologists put $1B into starting a nonprofit research effort - OpenAI just to "keep an eye on it"! Facebook, Google, Amazon, Nvidia, Shopify and others are …

Artificial Intelligence

Mars Will Be Closer to Earth Than It Has in a Decade

Go take a look for yourself.<p>Just before midnight tonight, look to the southeast skies to see a bright, red, glowing Mars in the night skies because …

Astronomy

The link between climate change and meat consumption is harrowingly real

Adjusting our diets will greatly reduce the costs associated with global warming. The public just needs to buy in<p>Over the last decade or so, the media have slowly but steadily fed the public information about the staggering impact of our meat-eating habits on the environment, and on climate change …

Diets

Why is the planet being struck by so many large earthquakes?

According to the USGS, the number of large magnitude earthquakes striking the planet doubled in 2014. The USGS is quite certain about the data but it …

Natural Disasters

5 Ways Running Affects Your Penis and Balls | Men's Health

Even if your running habit puts your man parts in some uncomfortable situations—like a long run on a sweltering afternoon without adequate support—you don’t have much to worry about, adds Tobias Köhler, M.D., a urologist and chief of male infertility at Southern Illinois University.<p>“Your testicles’ …