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14 Psychological Tricks Everyone Should Know

The internet is awash with amateur psychology and body language tips, from ludicrous, life-affirming self-help mumbo jumbo to beginner-level …

Six programming paradigms that will change how you think about coding

<i>Update #1: this post hit the front page of r/programming and HN. Thank you for the great feedback! I’ve added some corrections below.</i><p><i>Update #2: this</i> …

Don't learn to code. Learn to think.

<i>(This blog post was covered on Lifehacker and translated into Spanish and Chinese.)</i><p>It seems like everyone is trying to learn to code: Code.org has …

Learning to code might be the best (and cheapest) career choice you could make

If you've found yourself in a career rut, the best choice may just be to start from scratch and learn to code — no matter how many years of job …

Don’t Confuse Speech Recognition with Natural Language Understanding When Talking Bots

Do you remember a scene in Star Trek IV in which Scotty picks up the mouse of a 20th century computer and tries to speak through it? It was funny …

7 Nutrients That Keep Your Brain Young, According To Science

While genetics and exercise play a large role in your brain health and risk of developing dementia, diet is quite influential, too. There is no …

Elon Musk says humans must become cyborgs to stay relevant. Is he right?

Sophisticated artificial intelligence will make ‘house cats’ of humans, claims the entrepreneur, but his grand vision for mind-controlled tech may be a long way off<p>Humans must become cyborgs if they are to stay relevant in a future dominated by artificial intelligence. That was the warning from …

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How to Create a Stunning Gallery Wall With Your Own Photos

If the idea of building a gallery wall exhausts you, we have that in common. The entire process — from collecting and framing the art to executing the installation — felt overwhelming when I attempted it on my own. It wasn't until Simply Framed asked me to try its new Print & Frame service that I …

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Qube Affordable Wireless Smart LED LightStrip (video)

San Francisco-based Qube has created a new smart LED light strip to expand their range of wirelessly connected illumination products, and has already …

Slide makes normal curtains smart and connected

Those looking to automate their home already have plenty of choice when it comes to smart fridges, locks, lights and more, but now a new device …

10 Easy DIY Craft Projects to Bring the Cozy Hygge into Your Home

Hygge is the Danish way of life of finding the coziness in simple things. It means cuddling up in a bed in a kit blanket with a cup of tea, having a …

17 hidden useful tricks and shortcuts for your new Apple TV

The Apple TV 4, which came out last fall, is one of the most advanced media streamers on the market.<p>As opposed to older Apple TV models, the latest version can install apps and is a fairly sophisticated computer that you can hook up to your flat screen television.<p>You can tell if you have the latest …

The World's Smallest Drone is Voice Controlled, And it Can Fit in Your Pocket

A mini Alexa that flies<p>Just this week, Amazon received a patent for the smallest drone ever. The miniaturized, unmanned, aerial vehicle (UAV) is …

Audi Concept Car- Audi Shark That Will Change The Future Of Automobile

What comes to your mind when you heard the term “<i>Concept Car</i>“? Basically, Concept Car is a car or car design made to showcase new styling and future …

17 ways technology will change our lives by 2050

New forms of technology are bound to change how we live.<p>We asked Ian Pearson, a futurist with an 85% accuracy record, what new technology we can expect to see by 2050 and how it will change the way we live.<p>Scroll down to see Pearson's biggest predictions about the future:

What If Siri Could See?

It is human nature to wonder what the future will look like. How will the evolving technology of today impact society in the long run? In the '80s, humans depicted their imagination through movies such as Terminator and Short Circuit. These films personified machines, specifically robots. In these …

A driverless Rolls-Royce means you can fire your chauffeur

Just don't try to fit it in a standard parking space.<p>While other electric or autonomous vehicle companies might be content to build a sensible, everyday mode of transport, noted luxury automaker Rolls-Royce is rejecting that notion entirely with its first driverless vehicle concept. In a decidedly …

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New Paper Claims That The EM Drive Doesn't Defy Newton's 3rd Law After All

So... it could still get us to Mars in 70 days?<p>Physicists have just published a new paper that suggests the controversial EM drive - or …

Black Holes Could Be 'Back Doors' to Another Universe, Say Physicists

How to tunnel to another world.<p>A physical object, such as a person or a spacecraft, could theoretically make it through a wormhole in the centre of a …

Samsung might launch phones with foldable screens in 2017

Bloomberg reported that Samsung is working on ‘Project Valley’, a program to develop smartphones with bendable and foldable screens.<p>The company is said to be aiming to reveal two new devices next year, including one that folds in half a la flip-phones, as well as a 5-inch handset that unfurls into …

Consumer Interest In Self-Driving Cars Increasing

Automotive technology often moves faster than consumer acceptance. Many features we take for granted today were greeted by skeptics when they were introduced. It took time for people to accept air bags as standard. They were concerned air bags might deploy without warning. Many people resisted …

Revealed: How to get a free airline upgrade

Our Travel Hacks series features top tips to make your next holiday a lot less stressful.<p>In this video, Nick Trend, Telegraph Travel's Consumer Editor, suggests ways to improve your chances of securing the holy grail of air travel: a free upgrade.<p>For more tips, see our complete guide to getting …

How Will The World Change Over The Next 50 Years?

It’s fun to dream up what the future will look like in the next 5, 10, even 50 years. How will we travel? What will we eat? How will our economy and …

Gene editing can now change an entire species -- forever

CRISPR gene drives allow scientists to change sequences of DNA and guarantee that the resulting edited genetic trait is inherited by future …

Apple filed a patent for a MacBook keyboard without keys

The touch-sensitive trackpad on Apple's MacBook computers is already pretty large, but can you imagine a MacBook which replaces the entire keyboard …

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Software brings your PC's entire interface to VR

BigScreen keeps you immersed when you're watching movies or sharing screens.<p>Virtual reality faces numerous challenges, but one of the biggest is having to take your headset off whenever you need to run a conventional app. What if you want to maintain that immersion, or just want to use a VR device …

The Next Big Tech Revolution Will Be In Your Ear

Experts in UX, AI, and product design weigh in on the next big modality in computing.<p>“I wish I could touch you,” Theodore says, laying in bed. He’s met with silence. Rejection. Until she speaks up, tentatively. “How would you touch me?”<p>It’s a famously poignant scene from the movie <i>Her</i>, as the …

BMW’s insane car of the future replaces dashboards with augmented reality