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Coding the future: What will the future of computing look like?

<b>It has been three years since the credit-card sized Raspberry Pi launched.</b><p>The Pi, and its community web pages, try to tempt the public and students to burrow beneath the bonnet of their computers, beyond Facebook, and try their hand at coding.<p>And with five million sold, it is today Britain's …

Raspberry Pi

Why shaking hands is still a big deal

Researchers find the gesture creates better cooperation and trust between humans - even when it is carried out by a robot<p>Shaking hands before negotiations results in a better deal for both parties - even when one is represented by a robot, a study has found.<p>The act of shaking hands at the start of …

Robotics

Network Security revision.txt

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Apple boss Tim Cook 'to donate millions' to charity

<b>The chief executive of Apple, Tim Cook, has announced he is donating most of his wealth to charity before he dies.</b><p>The head of the world's most profitable company is worth over $800m (£537m).<p>Mr Cook told Fortune Magazine that he would leave his wealth to philanthropic causes but not before paying …

Bill Gates

Italy's richest man, Nutella billionaire Ferrero dies

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1145000/1145944_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522202119_6cf02bc002fe0fd66e4995c384ac4c61<p><b>Billionaire Michele Ferrero, whose global chocolate empire made him Italy's richest man, has died aged 89.</b><p>His privately-owned firm is famous for its …

Sergio Mattarella

These are some of the cool things Airbnb is doing to learn more about you

More than 25 million people in 190-plus countries have used its service, helping it reach a massive $13 billion valuation.<p>One of the biggest reasons for its rapid growth is its strong data science technology. By collecting and analyzing its massive trove of data, Airbnb is able to make better …

Data Science

33 Bizarre Facts That Prove Australia Is Batshit Insane

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Stunning Pictures: Ten of the Rarest Animals on Earth

Meet The Man Behind Microsoft's Ambitious Vision For The Future Of Computing

When Kipman took the stage on Wednesday to show off the HoloLens, most of his presentation focused on how the headset helps you virtually create things you wouldn't be able to on a traditional computer.<p>Kipman has been with Microsoft for about 15 years, and on Wednesday he showed off what has been …

Augmented Reality

The $400 Million Man Of Steel Who Said No To Africa's Richest Man

Narendra Raval, a steel tycoon, is one of Kenya’s most successful entrepreneurs. He is the founder of Devki Group, a $650 million (annual revenues) Kenyan conglomerate that manufactures steel products, roofing sheets and cement.<p>Raval, 53, a Hindu of the Brahmin caste system, came into Kenya as a …

Africa

If You're Planning To Die Rich, You're Missing The Point

If you have spent a good portion of your life learning a skill while others played, working while others slept, putting your money into investments while others were just spending; you are probably sitting on a nice pile of your hard-earned money known as your net worth.<p>But some have become victims …

Retirement

Go Inside Britain's Super-Secretive Spy Agency For The First Time Ever

Britain's spy agency, the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), has opened its doors to the media, giving the public its first look at how the organization operates on a day-to-day basis.<p>The surprising truth: It's not much different from any other office.<p>Sky News got a tour of the place, …

BBC

Setting Up Google Analytics and Heatmap to Track Conversion

<i>Sean Kim is the creator of The Growth List, helping you create a business around your lifestyle. This post originally appeared on AccelBlog.</i><p>Many of you have probably heard of Google Analytics already. It tracks the basic website activities of your blog/website, such as unique traffic, traffic …

LIONEL MESSI: How The Most Expensive Athlete In The World Spends His Millions

Despite his insane wealth and popularity, he's is one of the most private people in the sport.<p>He drives a $200,000 car and lives in a nice house, but the rest is a mystery.

Soccer

The Economics of Everest

When Everest Base Camp opens for the spring climbing season in March, Prince Harry may be among the climbers hoping to conquer the world’s tallest …

Here's How Google Is Going To Stop The Internet From Breaking When An Extra Second Is Added On June 30

It's doing so because 2015 is going to be longer: Scientists at the International Earth Rotation Service have announced a "leap second" will be added June 30 to compensate for the Earth's slowing rotation.<p>Basically, when clocks hit 11.59.60 on June 30, clocks will pause for one Mississippi to let …

Internet

The next version of USB is the key to Apple's new MacBook

Is Apple finally making a cheaper laptop?<p>Apple appears to be working towards a thinner and totally redesigned MacBook. A curiously timed report from <i>9to5Mac</i>, just as the Consumer Electronics Show opens today with lots of thin and light Windows laptops, claims Apple’s next notebook will be a 12-inch …

MacBook Air

I Tried The Chinese Phone Everyone Says Copied The iPhone, And I Really Liked It

The Chinese startup sold over 60 million smartphones last year, and it recently raised over $1 billion in funding at a $45 billion valuation.<p>The company is exploding.<p>Part of the reason why Xiaomi has been so successful is because it sells high-end phones for about half the price of the competition. …

Mobile

Why Now Is The Time To Buy Tesla Motors Stock

<b>Crude oil has dropped 50% in just 6 months</b><p>At under $50/barrel, gasoline is now selling for under $2/gallon in many USA locations. This is a price rollback to 2008 – something almost no one expected in early 2014.<p><b>Don’t jump to conclusions</b><p>It is easy to jump to conclusions about what this will mean …

Oil

This souped up electric scooter could transform energy use in cities

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Gogoro<p>The only stretch of road that wasn’t being pummeled with some of the wettest weather San Francisco has ever …

17 Mind-Blowing Facts About Warren Buffett And His Wealth

And how good an investor is Warren Buffett really? We've put together some facts that really put him in perspective.

Investing

Here's The Budget One Woman Used Before And After Paying Off $32,000 Of Debt

The process took her three years and one month.<p>"In November of [2011], I moved to my own place in the city, single and without children," she remembers. "I took a job with an investment adviser and slowly began the process of paying off my debt."<p>At the time, her debt was delinquent (meaning she …

Personal Finance

4 things to expect from Google in 2015

Google wants very much to be known as more than just a search company, and over the next year many of its biggest moves will be in other areas.<p>Google is a powerhouse, but it's a powerhouse in transition.<p>In 2014, Google's search engine -- the largest in the world -- continued to dominate the market. …

Google Glass

Mercedes' Latest High-Powered AMG Sedan Is 100% Attitude

The Affalterbach-based Mercedes performance division recently released the first pictures of the all-new C63 sports sedan. In addition to the standard C63, the company will also offer a more powerful version called the C63 S.<p>The latest C-Class AMG pulls heavily from the Mercedes-AMG GT sports car …

Mercedes-Benz

A Fresh View of the Moon’s Surface

<i>National Geographic’s Dan Vergano contributed reporting to this story, as well as writing and editing. If I could post it with a shared byline, I would!</i><p>The moon is Earth’s nearest celestial companion, but we don’t often see fresh views of the lunar surface.<p>More than 40 years ago, the Soviet Luna …

Six lessons we can learn from geniuses

Whether it’s designing a supersonic vehicle, helping the blind to see or creating space history, what can we learn from the great minds behind these feats?<p>Our series The Genius Behind has taken you inside the minds of people who are making the impossible possible. Whether it is designing the …

Genius

Mark Zuckerberg Has Chosen An Aggressive New Year's Resolution For 2015

This year, he's vowing to become a bookworm and to create his own book club of sorts.<p>Zuckerberg says he will read one book every other week for the entire year, and he'll post the current book he's reading online where others who have also read the book can follow along.<p>The resolution was inspired …

Books

The Physics of Engine Notes, Or: Why a Toyota V-6 and Porsche Flat-Six Sound So Different

The science of engine sounds.<p>From the January 2015 issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>What separates a Porsche flat-six from a Toyota Avalon V-6—aside from the bank angle, the power output, the engine location, and your interest in owning one? At full throttle, the Porsche belts out an aggressive mechanical …

Mötley Crüe