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You will soon be able to live off-grid in a Bjarke Ingels-designed house that can pop up anywhere

When it comes to alternative ways of living, every year, more and more options are being designed, created and invented, with all the joys and individuality of modern 21st century life. With that in mind, world-famous architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group has teamed up with Klein to create a simple …

Architecture

Top 10 JavaScript Open Source of the Month (v.May 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 250 JavaScript Open Source Projects to pick the Top 10.<p>We compared projects with new or major release during …

JavaScript

How To: Build a Beginner Hacking Kit with the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

If you want to follow Null Byte tutorials and try out Kali Linux, the Raspberry Pi is a perfect way to start. In 2018, the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ …

Raspberry Pi

This YouTuber Fixes Ugly Websites and It's Really Satisfying

Refactoring UI is a YouTube series which takes poorly designed UI and gives it the fairy godmother treatment.<p>For me, the difference between a good user interface and a bad user interface makes and breaks a product or a service. It’s the difference between a clean, pleasant interface that welcomes …

Sheet Pan Pancake Recipes That Will Feed a Crowd

1<p>Buttermilk<p>Serve everyone at the table a warm stack of pancakes all at once. We’ve made the breakfast favorite hassle-free by baking the batter in a …

10 spiffy new ways to show data with Excel

Cool charts for allImage by ThinkstockHave you noticed that people groan when you pop open a spreadsheet to share your brilliant data insights? Maybe …

Data Visualization

What Designing Over 10,000 UI Screens Taught This Veteran Creative

Image via Shutterstock<br>Design isn’t something you can pick up from reading a textbook. It takes more than one try to build a masterpiece that you’ll …

McDonald's

15 Potato Hacks You'll Wish You'd Learned A Whole Lot Sooner

Never met a potato I didn't like.

Sweet Potatoes

10 rules of great user experience

Here's one to bookmark: Laws of UX explores the links between user experience design and 10 key psychological principles, to provide valuable …

UX Design

The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

This was a basic run-down of some basic statistical techniques that can help a data science program manager and or executive have a better …

Data Science

Meet your match: Google app finds famous art you look like

Grab the Monet and Gogh: The Google Arts & Culture app lets you take a selfie, then compares it to thousands of museum paintings.<p>Sure, we all know what famous person we vaguely look like (I always get Geena Davis, which ... I wish! She's still in a "League of Her Own.") But the blandly named Google …

Apps

The Best View in Every U.S. State, Mapped

When traveling to a new destination, there's nothing quite like the feeling you get as you look out across the skyline and take in the city sights. …

College Sports

React Native Pagination

The best Pagination component for React Native.<p>Roadmap<p>see: ROADMAP.md<p>Horizontal<p>To try these out yourself its prudy easy, Just open …

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Mark Cuban Consume 50 Books a Year (More or Less). Here Are 8 You Need to Read in 2018 | Inc.com

The world's most successful business leaders--Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Mark Cuban among them--are prolific readers. According to some studies, CEOs consume as many as 50 to 60 books a year. If you're seeing this article on the first week back at the office after New Year's and aren't already …

Bill Gates

3 Simple Steps to Mastering Any New Subject, According to a Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist

Learn anything faster using the Feynman Technique.<p>As we get older, learning something new becomes more complex, tedious, and time-consuming than …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

Today’s Best iOS & Mac App Deals: Iron Marines, Demon’s Rise, Fantastical 2, more

In today’s best iOS and Mac app/game deals, we are continuing to see massive price drops for the holidays. Those include Demon’s Rise, Iron Marines, Kingdom Rush titles, Fantastical 2, Turnado and many more. You’ll find a complete list of today’s absolute best apps curated by hand down …

Jurassic Park

These three strategies can help you master any subject

I learned a lot in 2017. I learned about how the European Union works, because Britain decided to leave it. I learned what a social media-obsessed presidency looks like, and the distinctive outlines of a political party that picks power over principle. I learned that a Trump presidency can force a …

Pedagogy

$35 Raspberry Pi rival offers 4K video, USB 3.0, DDR4 memory and runs Android

The latest single-board computer to outdo the Pi specwise is Libre Computer's Renegade, which packs DDR4 memory, Gigabit Ethernet, USB 3.0, and 4K …

Learn Spanish with this innovative podcast

If you've ever tried to learn a language, you'll know how important listening can be.<p>That's why Duolingo has launched the <i>Duolingo Spanish Podcast</i>, …

Turn Your iPhone Into a DSLR Camera With This Device

While smartphone cameras have come a long way, there’s still no comparison when it comes to the manual feel of a good old DSLR. This attached camera …

5 Bitcoin Rivals That Are Rapidly on the Rise

Bitcoin prices peaked at an all-time high of over $11,800 Sunday in one of the most dramatic value surges of any asset in living memory.<p>Today’s …

Cryptocurrency

Can You Afford That House? 6 Easy Ways to Find Out

If you’re considering purchasing a home, you’ve likely already considered how much you have available for a down payment, what an ideal mortgage …

On why we write the words we write the way we write them

Tl;dr: our State of UX in 2018 report is out. Check it out and share it with your UX friends.Every year, Caio Braga and I like to look back at what …

UX Design

19 secrets you never knew about the world's most beautiful mountains

Whether you're skiing, hiking, or just sightseeing, mountains are natural wonders that are worth traveling for.<p>From the majestic Mount Fuji in Japan to Peru's colorful Rainbow Mountain, we've rounded up photos and surprising facts about some of the world's most picturesque peaks.<p>Keep scrolling for …

Bill Gates has read nearly all 37 books by this scientist — here are 7 of his favorites

This pick should come as no surprise — Gates has not been shy about his admiration of Smil's work. On his Gates Notes blog, he said he had read nearly all of Smil's 37 books, most of which delve into topics like food production, energy, public policy, and the environment.<p>"The truth is, I'd read …

Bill Gates

Jesus' Secret Revelations? Copy of Forbidden Teachings Found in Egypt

The oldest known copy of a text claiming to be Jesus' teachings to his brother James has been discovered in an ancient Egyptian trash dump, scattered …

Theology

These Vegetarian Breakfast Ideas Are Seriously Good (Even Meat Lovers Agree)

I can't help but associate breakfast time with delectable meat sides like bacon, sausage, and ham—but let's be honest, all of that isn't very good …

5 Habits That Lead to Millionaire Business Success

You need the right habits if you're going to succeed.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do all millionaire businesspeople have in common? Well, a lot of things.<p>I found from a recent study that 80 percent of all millionaires still go to work every single day. They're …

The Most Successful Startup Founders Have These Skills (and Hire for the Rest) | Inc.com

"Business guy seeking technical co-founder."<p>Spend any amount of time at meetups or startup events and you're sure to meet more than a few entrepreneurs with big product ideas but no idea how to build them. And while there are more than a few successful companies with nontechnical founders, new …

Entrepreneurship