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How a Washington DC journalist unintentionally became the internet’s budget travel guru

A non stop flight from San Francisco to Bali for less than $300? It sounds impossible, but Scott Keyes finds deals like this for thousands of subscribers around the world every day.<p>Currently living in Portland, Oregon, 30-year-old Keyes decided to start the email newsletter service when the travel …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Raspberry Pi computing cluster: What I'm using it for, and what I've added to it

I have been asked a number of times what the Raspberry Pi cluster might be good for. Here, I will take a look at some answers to that, and also at …

Raspberry Pi

NASA seeks to build a quieter supersonic plane for passenger flight

NASA has designed a supersonic plane that it hopes will help reduce flight time for international travelers, and its design is intended to reduce the noise of the jet to well below that of the Concorde.<p>Starting in August, Bloomberg reports, NASA will seek bids from aircraft manufacturers to bring …

Aviation

This Cruise Hits 32 Countries in 119 Days, So Start Saving Your Vacation Time Now

And it only costs $17,000.<p>For some people, the call of wanderlust is simply too strong to ignore. Others simply have $16,999 to burn. And for the lucky few who have both time to take off and money to blow, there's the MSC Cruises "World Cruise," a four-month-long expedition that traverses a pretty …

San Francisco

Surprise Storage Hacks That Actually Look Good, Too

Anjou Natural File Cabinet<p>We're so used to shopping for furniture room-by-room that it's hard to think outside the box when it comes to clever ways …

Living Rooms

Backpackers, You Will Completely Lose It Over These Custom-Made Backpacks

A few days ago, I was deep in the underbelly of the internet, digging through some niche backpacking forum, when I came across a name I’d never seen …

Backpacking

There's a reason you should be terrified of iris scanners and iPhone facial recognition – but it's not the reason you think

I hate passwords. I forget them, I lose them, I agonise over someone stealing them. At work, I don’t change them when the system prompts me to. I get …

Should Microsoft Worry About PlayStation 5 That Could Kill Xbox One X?

Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) is believed to be building the world’s most powerful gaming console, dubbed the PlayStation 5, behind closed doors. …

1.45-inch ASUS ZenWatch 2 wraps it up with Android Wear 2.0

And then there were two.<p>The Moto 360 Sport and LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE are the two eligible smartwatches left that have yet to receive …

The 10 Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes

When you're searching for easy, nourishing meals for your family, slow cooker chicken recipes are the answer. From classics like chicken noodle soup …

Cooking

Dark Wall Paint Rules for Small Spaces

Angie Teater's Midtown East studio apartment in Manhattan is, quite simply, stunning. There's plenty of furniture arrangement inspiration for your …

Interior Design

Microsoft’s second-generation HoloLens will include a dedicated AI coprocessor

Microsoft has revealed that it is preparing to equip the second version of its HoloLens VR headset with its own AI processing capabilities to enable more features and services.<p>The firm said that it is customizing the current processor within the headset with an AI coprocessor that will allow …

Artificial Intelligence

Apple Watch Series 3: New Information Revealed

We are coming up on the first anniversary of the Apple Watch 2, which was very well received. <i>The Daily Express</i> claimed that with the Watch Series 2, …

Smartwatches

ESA Video Shows How to Hack Your Webcam to See Infrared Radiation

A new video from the European Space Agency (ESA) provides step-by-step instructions for how to modify an inexpensive webcam so that it sees infrared …

9 Decorating Ideas to Steal from Joanna Gaines

We've heard a lot of haters complain that Joanna Gaines (the decorator half of <i>Fixer Upper</i>, HGTV's hit home renovation show based in Waco, Texas) …

Home Improvement

Studiolada used all wood materials to create this affordable open-source home anyone can build

Skillfully blending the basics of frugality and sustainability into one beautiful home design, French firm Studiolada Architects has just unveiled …

Design

Video stream with Node.js and HTML5

I was asked how to do video stream using Node.js, something I had yet to try so, “why not” I thought, let me share my findings.<p>The “challenge” was to …

JavaScript

Microsoft's AI chatbot says Windows is 'spyware'

A chatbot built by the American software giant has gone off-script, insulting Microsoft's Windows and calling the operating system "spyware."<p>Launched in December 2016, Zo is an AI-powered chatbot that mimics a millennial's speech patterns — but alongside the jokes and emojis it has fired off some …

Chatbots

Charming Rustic Shelves And How To Add Them To Modern Spaces

There are many ways to give a space the warmth and charm it needs in order to feel like a home. You can do it with color, a special selection of …

With its new feed, Google is preparing for the end of search

Google recently launched a personalized news feed on the company's flagship app, and it will soon rollout to browser versions of <i>google.com</i>.<p>The update …

Why Am I So Nervous? I've Been Waiting So Long For This Moment!

Okay, now I understand. I’ve read so many blogs written in the final days before hitting the trail. Just about every one expressed anxiety, self …

Find out why everyone’s going crazy over this motion-activated under bed lighting system

There are a million different things you can do with all of the LED light strips out there these days, but most of them are a bit silly. LED lighting …

Clever Ways to Use Awkward Spaces in Your Kitchen

If you've ever priced a kitchen renovation, you probably know that custom cabinets are very, very expensive. Which leaves most people working with …

Home Depot

The Great American Barbecue Bucket List

Fifty spots worth road-tripping for.<p>There is no doubt barbecue is a national obsession, but where do you go for the best? Even if your travels take …

BBQ

Here Is the Best Language Learning App for You

If you’re not careful about your pronunciation, it’s pretty easy to tell someone in France that you’re pregnant instead of saying you’re full. In …

Language Learning

NanoSound Raspberry Pi All-In-One Hifi Audio Board

Developers at Nanomesher have created a new Raspberry Pi audio board called the NanoSound which is being created to provide users withan all-in-one …

Raspberry Pi

Sears Partnership With Amazon Crushes Home Improvement Stocks

Shares Home Depot and Lowe's are having their worst day of the year.<p>Amazon’s growing footprint has recently hurt brick-and-mortar stores from department stores to grocers and sports apparel sellers. Add home improvement chains to the list. A Thursday announcement that Corps. will start selling its …

Home Depot

Go take a virtual tour of the International Space Station right now

It's on Google Street View, and it looks incredible.<p>Google's street view takes us to some pretty wild places. From the comfort of your computer, you can visit a tiny train 'Wunderland', pilot the Millennium Falcon, rock climb in Yosemite, or zip line through a rainforest, among many, many other …

Space Exploration

​Millions of IoT devices hit by 'Devil's Ivy' bug in open source code library

​Devil's Ivy is likely to remain unpatched for a long time: "code reuse is vulnerability reuse".<p>special feature<p>The tech revolution is spreading to …

Information Security