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How to Make a Wooden Speaker For Your Phone

This DIY speaker makes an attractive and rugged dance party companion.<p>Your iPhone's dinky speaker will suffice for speakerphone calls and listening to podcasts while you cook, but it's hardly adequate for properly enjoying music. Bluetooth portable speakers are a great solution, sure. But for …

How to Turn Your Smartphone Into a Microscope

ENHANCE!<p>Your smartphone is good for a lot of things, but I'm willing to bet you mostly use it for taking selfies, texting, checking email, and playing whatever new, crappy mobile game takes the edge off your bleary-eyed commute to work in the morning.<p>But if you feel like getting more value out of …

Commuting

8 Herbs and Veggies You Can Regrow From Kitchen Scraps

<i>by Shelbi Stoneback, associate director of customer experience at Rodale</i><p>Did you know that you only need a jar and some water to get start growing more food from your very own kitchen scraps that you might otherwise toss?<p>When I told a coworker about this story, her response was, "Wait--that's like …

Microsoft is helping people build iPhone and Android apps, for free

At today's Microsoft Build event Microsoft cloud boss Scott Guthrie shared the company's master plan for Xamarin. And judging from the applause, that plan has developers very hyped.<p>The short version is that Xamarin is now integrated with Microsoft's mega-popular Visual Studio, the software that …

How Entrepreneurs Can Stay in Peak Physical and Mental Condition

Here are a few tips to stay at the top of both your physical and mental game<p>Being an entrepreneur, especially in today's demanding market can be a difficult undertaking. No matter what industry you are in or what type of business you run, as an entrepreneur, it is important that you are doing what …

The Easiest Way To Grow Tomato Seedlings

Barbara is a passionate writer and animal lover who has been professionally blogging for over 10 years and counting.<p>Got any overripe tomatoes in your …

Google just proved how unpredictable artificial intelligence can be

The 4-1 defeat of Go grandmaster Lee Se-Dol by Google's AlphaGo artificial intelligence (AI) is only the latest in a string of pursuits in which technology has triumphed over humanity.<p>Self-driving cars are already less accident-prone than human drivers, the TV quiz show Jeopardy! is a lost cause, …

HDTV Antenna Upgrade Suggestions

Share Email Comments<p>Holy HD television Camperman! The old Batwing needs an upgrade. Here are eight specific recommendations to pull in more HDTV. …

RVs

Watch: Scientists find quantum mechanical surprise in tiniest drop of water

Scientists were studying a tiny six molecule drop of water, the smallest drop that will form, and found a big surprise at the molecular level. Two of …

Chemistry

Security Certifications: The Alphabet Soup of the Information Security Profession

Today’s information security professional has never been in greater demand. Employers hunt for the best in hopes of luring them away from their …

Employment

We know your Android phone isn't encrypted, so here’s how you encrypt it in a few easy steps

Over the last few weeks due to the Apple vs. FBI case, pervasive media coverage of that case, and consequently a growing concern throughout the world …

[Script Of Mar. 16] How to read IP header and its TCP header from RAW socket packet

Mar.16 <b>Script Download:</b> <br>The script is available for download from https://code.msdn.microsoft.com/How-to-read-IP-header-and-a754677a. You can also use …

Forensics

Bluetooth Gets a Boost

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Bluetooth can act as a low-power scout for wireless devices and services thanks to a new feature launched at Bluetooth World here …

Fundamentally accurate quantum thermometer

Better thermometers might be possible as a result of a discovery, where physicists have found a way to calibrate temperature measurements by …

Do This 1 Thing to Stay Safe On Public Wi-Fi

The horror stories are almost as endless as the Internet itself. Laptop-toting customers are being hacked at coffee shops. Guests are being digitally …

10 Quantum Truths About Our Universe

From the moment that it was discovered that the macroscopic, classical rules that governed electricity, magnetism and light didn’t necessarily apply to the smallest, subatomic scales, a whole new view of the Universe became accessible to humanity. This quantum picture is much larger and …

Quantum Mechanics

Firewall your home network with a Raspberry Pi

David Both shares how he replaced his dedicated network firewall computer with a Raspberry Pi 2.

Raspberry Pi

Microsoft's new app brings 3D characters to your AR stories

As Microsoft gears up to begin shipping the $3,000 Development Edition of its HoloLens augmented reality headset at the end of this month, the company is showing off one of its first AR apps for content creation. It’s kinda neat, if a bit cheesy.<p>Actiongram lets you create augmented reality stories …

Augmented Reality

Xbox Finally Opens the Door for Multiplayer Across Consoles

*<b>Updated on 3/16/2016</b>: On Tuesday, Sony responded to Microsoft's offer. We have added the comments at the end of this story. *<p>Xbox One owners might …

'Game-changing' software to let PC gamers mix Nvidia and AMD graphics cards

Wouldn't it be great to mix and match any video cards you fancied and have them run together in your PC? Apparently this possibility is just around …

Computer Hardware

Games reviews roundup: Far Cry: Primal; The Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess HD; Heaven’s Hope

A caveman faces predators, a princess gets an HD makeover and a fallen angel fails to find redemption<p><b>Far Cry: Primal</b><p>(PS4, Xbox One, PC, Ubisoft, cert M, out now)<br>★★★★<p>Fire flickers on bare stone. Your spear is sharp. Your prey is hunting you. This is <i>Far Cry: Primal</i>, an intriguing inversion of the …

Legend of Zelda

Xbox One Sells Over 20 Million Units Worldwide

Last month the PS4 outsold the Xbox One yet again but despite Sony’s dominance, Microsoft’s eighth generation home console has sold a massive amount …

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Researchers Have Built The Most Complex Light-Based Quantum Computer Chip Ever

Bring on quantum computers that process data at the speed of light.<p>In a world-first, researchers have created a quantum chip that contains four …

Ottawa Hospital hit with ransomware, information on four computers locked down

The Ottawa Hospital has confirmed that four computers in its network of 9,800 were hit with ransomware last week which encrypted the information on …

Ransomware

The Edge of Wearables: When Will Society Take the Ultimate Leap?

<b>New wearable technology will soon have the capacity to become skin-deep, but society might not be ready to adopt it just yet.</b><p>If your socks told your …

Wearable Tech

Home automation with your Pi – Part 2

<b>Control your automated system</b>We are going to use heimcontrol.js as the control software for our automated system. This is a home automation web …

Arduino

Ask Ethan: Could Our Universe Be A Hologram?

Holograms are some of the most interesting “flat” objects humans can create. By encoding a fully three-dimensional set of information onto a two-dimensional surface, holograms change their appearance accordingly as you change your perspective. Well, many extensions to our current understanding of …

Quantum Mechanics

Amazon's cloud boss told us something that should terrify a $140 billion industry

There's no question Amazon is turning the screws on the $140 billion data-center-tech industry.<p>Amazon has grown to become the largest player in the rapidly growing cloud industry as its cloud platform, Amazon Web Services (AWS), celebrates its 10-year anniversary.<p>And in the process, AWS has sent …

2. Tutorial - Driver

You'd have thought that one of the very first things that's established when a development team sits around the brainstorming table is that a …