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Buyer's Guide: Top 20 Hacker Holiday Gifts for Christmas 2017

Hackers can be notoriously difficult to buy gifts for, so we've curated a list of the top 20 most popular items Null Byte readers are buying during …

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

VAST: A Technique for Creating Extremely High Resolution Images

HOW WE CREATE PHOTOS WITH RECORD-SETTING RESOLUTIONS<p>VAST photos are created by seamlessly stitching together many individual images of a scene. Each …

7 Essential Improvements For Your Next Bathroom Remodel

A renovated bathroom adds value to your home, updates its style, and makes it better adapted to your current needs. Renovations are the best time to …

This is the site you need to look at before you start your next home improvement project

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>My mom went through a few big home remodeling phases over 10 years ago, and while our house looks great now, I remember it was a period …

Home Improvement

SnapPower SwitchLight review

I love products that are simply designed, simply packaged, and easily installed. Products from SnapPower tick all three of those boxes. Three years …

Home Automation

How to Set Up Your Own Completely Free VPN In the Cloud

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a great way to add security to your browsing while also preventing snoopers (including your internet service …

12 Budget-Friendly Ways to Make Your Yard Look Professionally Landscaped

Warning: Your lawn is about to become the envy of the neighborhood.

Landscaping

Black Frame Showers – Sophisticated With Modern Industrial Flair

The showers that have black frames have a very distinctive look. They are defined by clean lines and a certain level of industrial beauty combined …

Interior Design

Google removes restrictions from free version of Data Studio, its tool for creating customized reports

Google is making its data analytics and visualization tool Data Studio infinitely more appealing this week with the news that it’s removing the five-report limit from the free version of the software.<p>First unveiled as part its Google Analytics Suite 360 announcement in March 2016, Google Data …

Analytics

​Smart home, smart lock, smart deals

From Home Deals: A smart lock can be your first step into a smart home. Here are the best deals out there on smart locks<p><i>Welcome to Home Deals, where we pick out the best deals on things you need for your home, garden and beyond. Like our cousin,</i> the Cheapskate<i>, we'll give you a regular selection of</i> …

Expert View: How To Implement A Data-Driven Culture | Articles | Big Data

We are now deep into the big data revolution, and the majority of organizations have at least recognized that they need data in order to become …

Big Data

How to Acquire Inexpensive Shop Tools, Troubleshooting a Bandsaw, Making Eyeglasses from Scratch—Including the Lenses!—& More

Part 1 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Space-Saving Flipping Lathe Cabinet</b><p>Leave it to Izzy Swan to come up with an ingenious way to place a lathe inside …

The best bluetooth keyboard

<i>By Kimber Streams</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After testing 25 …

Woolsey Ping Pong Table

If you think a ping pong table belongs in the basement or garage, you'll think again after one look at the Woolsey Ping Pong Table. It can sit …

How to do arp poisoning / spoofing with Kali Linux 2016.2 | arpspoof | wireshark | steal passwords | sniff packets

First find the IP address of victim.<br>#ifconfig<p>Now check the arp table , it will show only router’s mac address.<br>#arp<p>Ping the victim machine and again …

Linux

DIY Projects: How to Make a Pallet Workbench

We love seeing things people make out of repurposed pallet wood. We decided on a workbench as our first project, because it is perfect for DIY …

Woodworking

Here are the home improvements with the best payoff

They're not what you might expect<p>We love stunning renovations and exquisite remodels as much as anyone, but even Chip and Joanna would know that money put into a reno isn’t a 1:1 investment in your home’s future price tag. Every year, researchers with Remodeling magazine study the most popular home …

Home Improvement

Chilling PBS Doc Recounts The Nuclear Accident That Nearly Destroyed Arkansas

The Oscar-shortlisted documentary asks how to manage weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them.<p><b>WHAT:</b> <i>Command and Control</i>—shortlisted for the Academy Awards documentary category—premieres on PBS’s <i>American Experience</i> January 10. (check local listings)<p><b>WHO:</b> Oscar-nominated, …

War

Revealed! 97% of human body is made up of stardust!

Stars are made up of almost two dozen chemical elements, but researchers only listed those elements that are considered to be the building blocks of …

14 ways you can control your home with your voice using Amazon's Echo and Alexa

But then what? Adding to your shopping list? Setting timers? Asking about the weather? Great, but it's pretty similar to Siri in what it can do, and using your voice to buy things from Amazon isn't super exciting.<p>Alexa can do so much more than that, especially for your home. With the help from …

Smart Homes

Top 10 torrent sites for 2017: Pirate Bay, Extratorrent, Torrentz2 and others

Despite stringent actions taken against several torrent websites, many have made it to the top 10 torrent sites for 2017.<p>Following the …

Earth - Plants can see, hear and smell – and respond

Plants, according to Jack C Schultz, "are just very slow animals".<p>This is not a misunderstanding of basic biology. Schultz is a professor in the Division of Plant Sciences at the University of Missouri in Columbia, and has spent four decades investigating the interactions between plants and …

Botany

How to Customize Bash Colors and Content in Linux Terminal Prompt

Today, Bash is the default shell in most (if not all) modern Linux distributions. However, you may have noticed that the text color in the terminal …

Linux

DNA Trends Confirm Noah's Family

ACTS & FACTS BACK TO GENESIS<p>DNA Trends Confirm Noah's Family<p>BY BRIAN THOMAS, M.S. * | THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016<p>When research biologist Dr. Nathaniel …

Genetics

2016 Best of Furniture Design

This year we saw a lot of heavily-trafficked posts in furniture design, covering everything from old-school techniques to newfangled technologies, …

The real health benefits of apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I’ve seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff. Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Diabetes

Windows 10 could be limiting your internet speed, here's how to change it

Microsoft began shipping a feature that improved the performance of programs that sent TCP data via a network. This feature first arrived in Windows …

Drinking too much water when ill can be harmful, finds study

Doctors warn excessive intake can pose risks for some patients and say medical advice needs to be more specific<p>The common advice to drink plenty of water when ill is based on scant evidence and can actively harm chances of recovery, doctors have warned.<p>Medics at King’s College hospital NHS …

A Man's Prostate Cancer Has Disappeared With an Experimental Treatment

This is promising.<p>A man with advanced prostate cancer has seen the disease disappear, after doctors blasted his tumour with huge amounts of …