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Everything You Need To Set Up Raspberry Pi Home Automation

Raspberry Pi has for the last several years been a do-it-yourselfer’s dream. The device, which costs just $39 for the Raspberry Pi 3 and even less for older versions, is designed to let you create whatever you can dream up.<p>Raspberry Pis have been used to control computers, create game experiences, …

Raspberry Pi

DUO Dual Screen Laptop Monitor From $169

If your productivity would be boosted with extra screen space on your laptop, you may be interested in a new dual screen laptop monitor aptly named …

How To 'AirDrop' Between Windows, macOS, iOS And Android Devices

When it comes to file management, Apple fans have had it easy. Ever since Apple debuted AirDrop in OS X Lion, way back in July of 2011, moving files …

Watch documentary on the life of late Metallica bassist Cliff Burton

A new documentary about late Metallica bassist Cliff Burton has been released online.<p>It’s titled <i>The Salvation Kingdom</i> and it’s narrated by Burton’s …

I'm In A World Of 70MM Racing Footage And I Never Want To Leave

Check out those nice wide shots and rich colors that only the real, super wide honest-to-God celluloid can provide. I didn’t plan to spend my …

This is why successful people are unhappy in middle age — and what to do about it

Writing a book about age and happiness brought many surprises, but none surpasses this: High-achieving professionals seem especially vulnerable to …

Happiness

The Crazy, Complicated Engineering Inside Honda's New Clarity Hybrid

In the world of automotive propulsion, the hierarchy of complication goes something like this: Pure electric cars are simple; internal combustion …

‘We’ve got more money swirling around’: how streaming saved the music industry

It’s a world where Nordic cloud-rappers and South American reggaeton artists are watching their bank balances grow<p>Albums have got longer because listening to a 20-track album generates twice as much revenue<p>‘It was a disaster,” said an executive called Per Sundin when asked to reflect on his career …

Music

Why Your Next Car Might Use 48-Volt Technology

Automakers worldwide increasingly talk about electrifying their fleets, but it doesn’t mean every future car or truck will need to be plugged in. …

Electric Vehicles

Deleting Facebook? Here Are the Best Alternatives For What You'll Miss

By now, you're probably aware of the hurricane tearing its way through Facebook. Over the weekend, both <i>The Guardian</i> and <i>The New York Times</i> published …

Social Media

The theory of the 13-year rock vs. pop cycle: Alan Cross

At first glance, trends and sounds in popular music seem to come at us in random, fractalized bursts. Viewed up close on a day-to-day, week-to-week …

Wanle case puts a Game Boy on the back of your iPhone

The concept of turning a smartphone into a functional Game Boy has been around for several years now, but a new case from a company called Wanle …

OpenAuto makes car smart with Raspberry Pi DIY hack

Android Auto can be installed on a Raspberry Pi unit with relative ease – and the results are pretty neat. Based on the DIY project we’re having a …

Raspberry Pi Pimoroni Inky pHAT Electronic Paper Display Arrives At Adafruit

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts searching for a small screen suitable for their next pilot project may be interested in the Pimoroni Inky pHAT, specifically …

Steve Jobs Was the World's Greatest Salesman Because He Answered the 1 Question on Everyone's Mind

Once you realize your customers don't care about your 'product,' you'll be more likely to make a sale.<p>I'm looking at an intimidating 800-page binder as I write this article. It contains confidential information about a new product category. When I prepare the company's leaders to launch the …

MacBook Air

Track Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster in space with this aptly named website

Whereisroadster.com<p>Last week, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk launched his now-famous red Tesla Roadster into space, atop the first Falcon Heavy rocket. Cameras mounted on the car live-streamed the Starman’s journey for a few hours, giving us some unforgettable shots of Earth before going black. But if you …

Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket heading towards asteroid belt after overshooting Mars' orbit

Elon Musk's super-rocket has taken flight and overshot Mars' orbit, going further out into the solar system than originally planned.<p>His cherry-red Tesla, carrying a dummy and blasting Bowie's Life on Mars, was supposed to take a path around the Sun which would take it out into Mars' orbit.<p>It …

Bitcoin Miners Fried in Game of Chicken

Bitcoin miners who've decided to stay in the game amid plunging prices may soon find that the well has run dry.<p>A 70 percent price drop since the …

DIY 4-Node Raspberry Pi Cluster Using Python

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts searching for inspiration to create their next Raspberry Pi project, may be interested in this awesome Raspberry Pi 4-node …

BitScope: 3000-core Raspberry Pi cluster computer

Working with the Los Alamos National Laboratory, BitScope has created a Raspberry Pi Cluster of 750 Raspberry Pi 3s in a single box.Admittedly, that …

Prime numbers keep your encrypted messages safe — here's how - Science News - ABC News

Don't know if you've heard, but there's a new largest known prime number in town.<p>On 26 December, mathematicians scored a late Christmas present when …

Mathematics

Someone just created a site to make browsing Netflix easier

Here's some great news just in time for the weekend: someone's created a site that makes browsing through Netflix so much easier.<p>Reddit user …

Canadian artist carves car out of snow so realistic it fools Montreal police

When police pulled up to ticket a car on the streets of Montreal, little did they suspect the offending vehicle was a prank made out of snow.<p>Simon …

Turn your iPhone/Android into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

Found: the real Bullitt Mustang that Steve McQueen tried (and failed) to buy

Honor Thy Father.

Slow TV: Aussies mesmerized by 17-hour movie of a train ride

The trailer for <i>The Ghan: Australia’s Greatest Train Journey</i> lasts 30 seconds. The movie itself, however, runs for a butt-numbing 17 hours. Yes,</i> …

Raspberry Pi Zero Smartphone Universal Remote

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts who would like to create their very own smartphone controlled universal remote, may be interested in a new Raspberry Pi Zero …

Raspberry Pi

Hands-on: Raspberry Pi Zero 3-Port USB Hub with Ethernet

This little beauty is just what a lot of Raspberry Pi Zero owners have been wishing for -- three USB ports and a wired network connection, with a …

Watch the First Trailer for Stephen Colbert’s Savage Animated Trump Series

Britain may have <i>The Crown,</i> but now the United States has the very equally minded <i>Our Cartoon President.</i> (Suck it, Lizbet!) Stephen Colbert and his …