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Why PChain Will Revolutionize Blockchain Technology

PChain has flipped the crypto world upside down this year due to its massive potential and innovative technology.<p>PChain’s expert team have set out to …

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

5 Ways Tech Will Continue to Transform Our Daily Lives

Think technology impacts the ways we live? Here are 5 areas where the disruption's only begun.<p>As tech moves to dominate industries that once had no relationship with Silicon Valley, it’s no surprise that numerous areas of our daily lives that were once unplugged are being completely reinvented with …

Ten Machine Learning Algorithms You Should Know to Become a Data Scientist

Machine Learning Practitioners have different personalities. While some of them are “I am an expert in X and X can train on any type of data”, where …

Apple is reportedly developing water-resistant AirPods

Apple plans to release upgraded AirPods regularly, according to <i>Bloomberg</i>, much like how it launches new iPhones like clockwork. The publication says the team that also created HomePod is already developing at least a couple of new versions, including one with an upgraded wireless chip and another …

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Forget self-driving cars — these self-driving slippers are the future we deserve

Nissan built autonomous footwear that can ‘park’ themselves<p>As marketing gimmicks go, I’ll take self-driving slippers over flamethrowers any day. Nissan recently developed a system for slippers to “park” themselves at the entrance of a traditional Japanese inn at the push of a button, in a bid to …

The 10 Most Fascinating Science Stories of 2017 – An Exciting Time to Be Alive

Some may only recall this year as a year of personal or political frustration, so we’re going to remind you that2017 brought to life some fascinating …

Weekly Penny

1. Cord-Cutting Explodes: Never Pay For Cable Again<p>This brilliant device allows you to watch new movies and TV without a monthly subscription. We all …

Coast Guard

This travel agency doesn't reveal your destination until your plane takes off

<i>This interview is part of our series of Growth Stories. We interviewed the founders and CEOs of 20 of the fastest growing startups in Europe. We asked them about their companies, their companies’ culture, and their lives, trying to understand how these three factors played a role in the achievement</i> …

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Microsoft Considers Adding Python as an Official Scripting Language to Excel

Microsoft is considering adding Python as one of the official Excel scripting languages, according to a topic on Excel's feedback hub opened last …

18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

Netflix reminds everyone it’s creeping on them

This week Netflix trumpeted its users collectively streaming one billion hours of content weekly in 2017.<p>Also this week: Netflix reminded its ~110M global subscribers that while they’re paying to watch the content available on its platform, Netflix is busy watching what they’re watching…<p>In this age …

The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

Elena shares useful and actionable advice for those suffering from imposter syndrome. But really, a good reminder for all developers!<p>Why getters & …

JavaScript

7 ways to write better code

I know bad code.<p>Trust me. My code is still not great, but it used to be <i>very</i> bad.<p>I don’t just mean it wasn’t technically perfect; I mean I wouldn’t even do the basic stuff. I built apps as a hobby and I flew solo. So, I had no reason to add comments. And to my mind, there was no reason <i>not</i> to create …

A New System Lets Self-Driving Cars “Learn” Streets On The Fly

SegNet is a new system created by the University of Cambridge that can “read” a road and assess various features including street signs, road markers, people, and even sky. The system looks at an RGB image of a road and then classifies different layers using a Bayesian analysis of the scene.<p>From …

Adorable Baby Cow Thinks He's a Dog Like His Great Dane Best Friend

An adorable calf named Goliath seems to have learned a thing or two from his Great Dane friend Leonidas. When he was born, young Goliath was extremely sick and wasn't even strong enough to drink from a milk bottle. To give him the care he needed, Shaylee Hubbs adopted him and worked hard to nurse …

3 DBAs walk into a NOSQL bar...

Google's internet balloons are staying aloft longer than anyone expected

The company is announcing a number of milestones as it moves forward with its ambitious X Labs project<p>When Google announced Project Loon in June of last year many balloon experts were skeptical of its chances. The stated goal was that the balloons that would last 100 days or more in the air, but …

Birdman Is the Best Non-Superhero Superhero Movie Ever

Superhero movies have that name for a reason: They feature people who win, who conquer, who use their super strength to do super things and save …

Garmin Vivosmart Review: Part Activity Tracker, Part Smartwatch, All Awesome

Meet the Garmin Vivosmart. It’s a no-nonsense combination of an activity tracker and smartwatch. And that’s why I love the Vivosmart. It’s not flashy, but rather mundane. Utilitarian. It’s purpose-built and rugged but supremely enjoyable. The Garmin Vivosmart is the best fitness-focused activity …

Management’s Roadmap for IT Projects

Peter Bolton is the author of Blowing the Bridge: A Software Story and has also been known to be a grumpy bastard on occasion.

You'll Never Guess What Facebook Is Cracking Down On Now

CLICK to find out!!!!!!!!!<p>Heads up for some of the people who’ve figured out how to turn Facebook’s enormous audience into big audiences for their own sites: The social giant says it is going to banish a popular kind of post.<p>Facebook says it is going to start weeding out “click bait,” which it’s …

Wearables Are Out, Earables Are In - The Fox Is Black

The nonstop talk about wearables, specifically devices that will be worn on the wrist, is reaching a fever peak. The expectations for Apple to …

How Apple Uses Picasso To Teach Employees About Product Design

Apple uses Picasso’s The Bull to teach new hires to think like Steve Jobs.<p>Founded by Steve Jobs in 2008 as a way to train future employees to think more like him, Apple University is an internal program that not only indoctrinates new employees into Cupertino’s business culture, it also teaches new …

Meet Raptor, The New Running Robot That Will Smother Your Soul In Fear

Another day, another bipedal robot that will eventually run you down and crush you! This new robot, called the Raptor, can run 26 miles an hour without falling over and even jump over obstacles.<p>The robot, created by the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, has a balancing tail and …

Someone in Palo Alto Would Like Their Missing Drone Back, Please

Lost: Pet quadcopter; reward offered.<p>Flyers for missing dogs and cats are plastered on telephone poles across the country.<p>But in Palo Alto, Calif., behold: The misplaced drone flyer.<p>One person, identified only by the email address foundquadcopter@gmail.com, is seeking to locate a lost quadcopter, …

Chinese government bans Windows 8 due to Microsoft's retirement of Windows XP - ExtremeTech

Chinese government bans Windows 8 due to Microsoft’s retirement of Windows XP<p>By on May 20, 2014 at 2:30 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Google's Quantum Computing Playground turns your PC into a quantum computer - ExtremeTech

Google’s Quantum Computing Playground turns your PC into a quantum computer<p>By on May 22, 2014 at 10:47 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Wormhole Time Travel: Cambridge Physicist Proposes Possibility Of Sending Messages Through Time

A Cambridge scientist has published a paper which might contain a theoretical method to send messages backwards in time.<p>But, look - before anyone …