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Advanced CSS Selectors you never knew about

CSS is awesome. It paints the web with designs we all know and love. Often times content behind the scenes gets targeted by adding a simple id or …

The latest ‘kidtech’ kits: tried and tested

Photograph: PR - Internet/PR - Internet<p>Technology Will Save Us DIY Thirsty Plant Kit<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/2/1425300765583/52bc652c-243b-48c6-a736-08c1e36250a6-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR - Internet/PR - Internet<p>Technology Will Save Us DIY Thirsty …

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W Magazine’s Supermodel Cover Girls

Kate, Daria, Lara… It isn’t the first time that the hot stars of our November 2014 issue have appeared on the cover of <i>W</i>. (In fact, the three supermodels were on the cover of <i>W</i>’s July 2008 issue together, shot by Bruce Weber.) But they are not the only supes to score a repeat performance, or two. …

Want Learn to Code? Pay What You Want for This Awesome Online Learning Series - Technabob

Whether you’ve never written a line of code, or you’re looking to expand on your skillset, we’ve got a great offer for you. Get access to a suite of …

Benchmarks: Teach Yourself Python in Less than Four Months, Part II

In the first post of this series, I developed a self-study time table for beginner Python programmers, using MIT's free online Introduction to …

Want to learn to write code? Here's how...

ON THE EIGHTH of December last year Barack Obama wore a Code.org hat and wrote a line of Javascript. The hat didn’t particularly suit him and the …

How To Be Efficient: Dan Ariely’s 6 New Secrets To Managing Your Time

It’s hard to be efficient.<p>Sometimes it feels like the world doesn’t make any sense. Sometimes you don’t make any sense. And sometimes it feels like …

5 Top Text Editors for Programmers

Text Editors are plenty. Finding the best fit for someone is tough. Let's list 5 top Text Editors for programmers and writers.

A Developer's Guide with CSS and JavaScript

If you already have even basic familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you’re ready to learn how to<br>build a browser-based game. In Build an HTML5 …

5 Great Front-End Developer Tools You Must Try

<i>Arnaud Breton is a full-stack developer at mention with a specific focus on the front-end side and user experience. This post originally appeared on the mention blog.</i><p>Over the last few years, we’ve seen tremendous growth in an entirely new generation of Web applications. These apps have become much …

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Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and …

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Pro Tip: You Can 3D Print Parts from McMaster-Carr

I don’t know about you but sometimes it feels like I can plan and measure all I want and then I order the parts I think I need and they’re not exactly right. This can be nerve-wracking, annoying, and expensive when you’re spec’ing high-priced parts.<p><i>Make:</i> pal Meredith Scheff-King discovered a …

10 Best Online Resources for Learning Programming Language

If you are looking to learn any programming language, we recommend you to find for free resources online. There are a lot of websites and resources …

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Spotify has cancelled its launch in Russia

Kubaneishvili announced the news in a letter to partners, Russian news service RBC writes. In it, the businessman mentions his "regret" and explains that Spotify has now "refused to launch in the foreseeable future". He adds that "the economic crisis, the political situation, the new laws governing …

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The BBC's Doctor Who Coding Game Comes to Tablets Today

The BBC has updated its online game <i>The Doctor and the Dalek</i> with four new levels, and is launching free iPad and Android tablet versions of the Doctor Who-themed title.<p>Developed as part of the BBC’s Make It Digital Initiative last October, the idea behind the game is to introduce players to the …

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

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Kano Ships Its First 18,000 Learn-To-Code Computer Kits, Fueled By $1.5M Kickstarter

Kano Computing, a startup that plays in the learn to code space by adding a step-by-step hand-holding layer atop the Raspberry Pi single-board microcomputer to make hacking around with code and learning about computational thinking child’s play, has shipped all the hardware kits in its first batch …