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How Cleaning the Closet Can Change Your Life

I’m spending my birthday cleaning my closet. Again. Why have I done this for the past three years, and why is it even necessary? Allow me to explain …

Could wearables become bigger than tablets? | Fortune.com

The market forecast for mobile gadgets worn on your wrist, hip or head is stellar, and tech's biggest players are preparing for the rush.<p>By Peter Suciu

We may already know how we will cure death—but should we?

A pair of advocates—they do legitimate research too, but their ardor is so intense, it’s hard to call them scientists—believe that they will, within their lifetimes, make ours the first generation of humans to live forever.<p>Their quest is elegantly laid out in <i>The Immortalists</i>, a new documentary …

Singularity

Sooner Than You Think, We Will Connect To The Cloud Directly From Our Brains

In his TED talk, Google’s Ray Kurzweil announces that 20 years from now, “thinking will grow exponentially” as human brains interface with computers.<p>Have you ever approached someone important, but only had three seconds to think of something clever to say? Today, companies tout the ability to …

Why Solid State Drives Are Your Best Performance Upgrade And They're Getting Cheaper Too

Nothing and I mean literally nothing, has done more for general computing performance in the past 3 – 5 years, than the SSD or Solid State Drive. Faster processors, more memory, and even faster graphics cards don’t offer the kind of instantaneous and observable boost in system responsiveness, …

Forget Customer Satisfaction. Think Customer Surprise | Inc.com

Every entrepreneur knows that happy customers are the very definition of success, and most will talk a good game about just how much they care about their customers. But new research shows that businesses are failing to put their money where their mouth is. In one recent study, only one-third of …

You are Alone in this Life

The first thing I do in the morning is practice #uddiyanabandha & #nauli as soon as I started to get this my practice started to #fly ! @yogamike does a great demo too:) it looks kinda strange but it's so beneficial. Most yogis don't have six packs as you can see its all inner strength:P make sure you find a good teacher if you want to learn:) #yoga #bandha #practice #yogaeverydamnday #strength #health #workout #healthy #cleansing #detox #ashtanga #yogi #om #namaste

The 10 Greatest Books Ever, According to 125 Top Authors (Download Them for Free)

Earlier this month, we highlighted The 10 Greatest Films of All Time According to 846 Film Critics. Featuring films by Hitchcock, Kubrick, Welles and …

Articles about 10 dwell houses their own words on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

A Girl Who Codes

Computing has always been a boys’ club. How 18-year-old Nikita Rau–and other young women like her–are finally changing that.<p>Nikita Rau is a high school senior and, at this moment, drinking applekiwi-strawberry juice out of a plastic cup. We’re in the cafeteria of Bronx High School of Science, in …

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designcloud:

Can you step outside your comfort zone? Bounce back from failure? Build new skills? Tapping into your true potential is no idle endeavor. It demands creativity, dedication, and a whole lot of hustle.<p>With wisdom from 21 leading creative minds, 99U’s Maximize Your Potential will show you how to generate new opportunities, cultivate your creative expertise, build valuable relationships, and take bold, new risks so that you can utilize your talents to the fullest. If you already read <b>Manage Your</b> …

Porsche 911 Reimagined by Singer

<i>An Iconic Sports Car, Restored to Seduce</i><p>I have been strapped behind the iconic Momo Prototipo steering wheel for a little more than an hour, all windows down as I carve my way up a rugged canyon during an unusually warm Southern California evening, and I am overwhelmed with emotion. My heart is …

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How to host a WordPress blog on your computer

When I’m designing themes for WordPress, I find that working remotely can be a little troublesome at times; particularly when using stylesheet …

Easy to use

MagPress is a WordPress plugin designed to make eBooks creation very easy for blog authors. It allows you to concentrate on writing, not laying out …

Ask the Entrepreneurs: 6 Pieces of Online Software That Your Tech Team Will Benefit From Using

What online software has your technology team benefited from the most in order to track and fix bugs, errors, and other web based issues?

Entrepreneurship

How mobile phones are making cash obsolete in Africa

When he rolls into a gas station to fill his tank, Barkhad Dahir doesn't get out of his car. He punches a few buttons on his cellphone and within seconds he has paid for the fuel.<p>With the same quick keystrokes on his phone, he pays for virtually everything he needs: groceries at the supermarket, a …

Think Like A Genius: How Cleverness Can Save Your Life

Do you want a life that other people desire? A life on the edge of possibility. Learn two quick, easy exercises that will inject cleverness into your …

Insect-Eye Digital Camera Sees What You Just Did

Almost all of our cameras form images by using a single lens to focus light onto a light-sensitive sheet. That’s how our own eyes actually work, but there are many other ways of seeing the world. Arthropods—insects,<p>spidersand their kin—have compound eyes, which consist of hundreds or thousands of …

5 Myths of Password Security

High profile database breaches aren’t a daily thing just yet, but they’re certainly not rare. Linode’s recent system-wide password reset and Scribd’s …

Unstoppable Learning : TED Radio Hour : NPR

Why do we put so much effort in making kids think and act like us? In this hour, TED speakers explore the different ways babies and children learn — from the womb, to the playground, to the web.

OpenWorm Is An Open-Source Virtual Worm, Accurate In Every Way

An international programming project aims to create virtual nematode life.<p>Predictive models are essential in engineering fields, but less common in biology, though accurate simulations of living organisms could help us understand disease, drug efficacy and neuroscience.<p>OpenWorm, a new open-source …

RoboBees: Harvard Researchers Develop Robotic Insects

Harvard researchers have built tiny insect-sized robots. They have also demonstrated the first test flights of the tiny robots, which are half the …

Graphene paint could power homes of the future

Houses could be painted with a new super-material that generates electricity from sunlight and can even change colour on request, following new research.<p>Scientists at the University of Manchester used wafers of graphene, the discovery of which won researchers a Nobel Prize, with thin layers of …

Why Don't We Have Artificial Gravity?

"Why Don't We Have" is a PopMech series explaining just why some of the technologies promised by science fiction have yet to become fact. Today: artificial gravity.<p><b>One thing that nearly all spaceship-based</b> sci-fi movies have in common is their portrayal of an artificial gravity system. People walk …

Space Exploration

Replace Your Lights With These Genetically Engineered Glow-Plants

Now on Kickstarter.<p>Light bulbs are so 19th century. Why not genetically engineer yourself a glowing plant instead?<p>A team of scientists on Kickstarter is asking for donations to make it happen. The group has set up a DIY lab, where they're selecting the genes of bioluminescent bacteria, which turn a …

Selling Products: 10 Tips to Get Your Product Onto Store Shelves

Congratulations: You’ve spent a lot of blood, sweat and tears developing what you think is an incredible new product. Perhaps you’ve even built an …