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Build a Thermoelectric Generator, Like the Ones That Power Deep Space Missions

The phrase "heat engine" might trigger some bad memories from your introductory thermodynamics course. But don't worry, I am going to show you the …

Nanotech

How to check your iPhone, iPad, and Macbook's battery health

The batteries that power your iPhone, iPad, and MacBook won't stay in tip-top shape forever; here's a neat way to check the health of your …

Interaction Design & UI/UX: inTheaters. Mobile App

We are taking a look at this mobile app concept called: inTheaters, designed by Arthur Galustyan. This is a combination of interaction design and …

Reviewing The Art of Destiny Volume 2 + Poster Collection

AI-assisted porn has arrived—and Gal Gadot has been made its victim

If you’re a Reddit user who has a knack for adult content, chances are you’ve stumbled across r/CelebFakes. The subreddit is dedicated to fake …

AI creates fake celebrity porn for Redditors to fap to

Artificial intelligence is a game-changer. Never in the history of human existence has there existed a technology with the power to wipe out cancer, end traffic accidents, and perhaps even formulate an actionable plan to reverse climate change. And fortunately for us, some of the smartest people in …

Stop Playing Tetris (With Teams, Sprints, Projects, and Individuals)

For a year or two, I have been using Tetris as a metaphor for a slew of software product development anti-patterns. It works on the individual, team, …

An Extended Conversation with Kevin Feige

The Marvel Studios chief on his childhood, Avengers 4, and everything in between.<p>When <b>Kevin Feige</b> sat down with <i>Vanity Fair</i> in his office for a lengthy chat about the last 10 years and the future of Marvel Studios, he was wearing a long-sleeve black polo, a pair of simple jeans, some sneakers, and a …

Raspberry Pi Bitcoin Mining

If you are interested in taking advantage of the huge Bitcoin price surge recently which took the crypto currency passed the $12,000 mark, or would …

How to Move Your iTunes Library

You can move your iTunes library to a different location. Here’s how.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from …

MacBook Battery Case Offer 30,000 mAh In Slim Design

If you find your MacBook battery doesn’t provide enough juice for your needs you might be interested in the MagC MacBook Battery Case, designed to …

Even supercar maker Lamborghini may go electric, and it's a very cool concept

Lamborghini, the Italian purveyor of V10- and V12-powered supercars, has teased a fully electric performance machine for the first time in its …

20 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Revealed the Single Word That Led to Apple's Great Success

In 1997, Steve Jobs was answering developers' questions when he decided to drop some major wisdom regarding the power of focus.<p>The power of focus.<p>Without it, you're doomed to a life of distraction. A life in which others' priorities dictate on what you spend your time. As you move from one shiny …

Watch how SpaceX salvages its $40 million rockets for reuse

In just one year, SpaceX has made rocket landings routine. But we must not forget that this is a giant step toward reusable rockets and a new era of affordable space flight. Michael Wagner with USLaunchReport chronicles the historic return of many of these used rockets and posts them on the …

Space Travel

This wearable turns your fingers into a Bluetooth keyboard

Tap offers a new way to hammer out text messages and emails on your phone.<p>As my fingers gently tap the right side of my head, I watch the letters pop up on the iPad in front of me: "A, E, I, O, U."<p>No, I hadn't suddenly become psychic. I'm wearing a finger strap called Tap that allows me to type on …

iOS

We Tested iPhone Fast-Charging and You Should Definitely Upgrade Your Charger

Your iPhone can charge a lot faster than you thought. When Apple announced the new iPhone 8 and iPhone X, the company glossed over the fact that all …

Mobile Technology

This simple AirPods hack can dramatically improve the sound quality

And they still fit in the charging case<p>Apple’s AirPods have always struck me as peculiar. Not just because of the shape, which is definitely odd, but the fact that so many owners rave about their $159 earbuds, despite admitting to mediocre sound. Surely the most important feature of any headphones …

Elon Musk: The Architect of Tomorrow

Inside the inventor's world-changing plans to inhabit outer space, revolutionize high-speed transportation, reinvent cars – and hopefully find love …

Elon Musk

Redesigning Apple OS / MacOs 2020 with Edge to Edge Macbook Concept

We are taking a look at a very interesting redesign by Montreal-based designer Aurélien Salomon on a concept for Apple OS / MacOs 2020 with Edge to …

UI Design

9 ways to make people like you without saying a word

Becoming more likable is easier than you think.<p>There's lots of research on the traits and behaviors that make people likable — that have nothing to do with what they're saying.<p>Below, Business Insider has rounded up some of the most fascinating pieces of research on the best ways to make friends and …

Psychology

This tiny mint box is actually a gaming console packing a Raspberry Pi

Watch out, Nintendo: Raspberry Pi enthusiasts are building their own gaming consoles and this latest one is actually pretty awesome.<p>Using a Raspberry Pi computer and an Altoids mint box, recreational inventor and YouTuber Sudomod has designed a fully-functioning gaming device that actually fits in …

Raspberry Pi

Watch a real rocket scientist figure out (and beat) carnival scams

As a parent you often are forced by your tyrannical children to try carnival games. This, according to ex-NASA and JPL engineer Mark Rober, is a bad idea. Rober and his friends – including a professional baseball player – dismantle every carnival game they can find, assessing the probabilities of …

Taylor Swift

Elon Musk, Albert Einstein, and Richard Feynman Explain How to Learn Anything Faster

Two Nobel laureates and a super entrepreneur share their best tricks for faster learning.<p>In the video above, the always entertaining Tim Ferriss explains the techniques he used to teach himself to play a song on the drums in front of a live audience in only a week. This is indeed a fun feat that …

Physics

How to Use APIs: Intro + Easy Integration Tutorials

If you work even remotely near the web dev industry, you're 100% sure to hear these three infamous letters: <b>API</b>.<p>They get thrown around by n00bs and …

Microservices

Organize your desk with these five cable management solutions under $10

If you’re anything like me, keeping a workspace clean and organized is a daily, if not hourly task. While I can’t seem to keep my desk free of papers, wrappers and microSD cards, I have found a few easy ways to cut down on out of control wires. You see, with two monitors, external hard drives and a …

Magnetism

The 10 essential tracks to listen to with new headphones

10 essential tracks to try when sampling a new pair of cans<p>As <i>The Verge</i>’s resident headphones obsessive, I hear a few questions quite often: what are the best Bluetooth headphones, where can I find those $1,000 cans for less than $100, and what music do you use for testing in your reviews? The first …

Top 10 Free Graphic Design Software and Online Tools for Beginners

Graphic Design Software are infamous for being pricey and if you are just beginning your career as a Graphic Designer or are looking for casual …

Apple Quietly Releases iTunes 12.6.3 With Built-In App Store

Apple has quietly released iTunes 12.6.3, which reintroduces the ability to download App Store apps and ringtones from within the iTunes desktop software.<p>Apple is making this version of iTunes available because "certain business partners might still need to use iTunes to install apps", but the …

Elon Musk: The Untold Story

<b>“When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world”</b>– <b>Elon Musk</b><p><b>EARLY LIFE OF ELON MUSK</b><p>Born on 28th June 1971 ‘Elon …

Elon Musk

Why Apple Should Buy Sony

<i>by</i> <i>Frederic Filloux</i>Just change the brand, on the leftAccess to superior image sensors, a giant entertainment library and the PlayStation ecosystem… By …

Televisions