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5 chilling Netflix documentaries to watch if you're interested in true crime

There's a certain voyeuristic pleasure that comes with watching true crime TV. No matter how one tries to justify consumption of the genre, there's always going to be something morbid about enjoying the dissection of actual crimes with actual victims.<p>But there's a reason that people say forbidden …

How to convert any file to any format

Organize your work your way.<p>A file's format—the way that it's saved and encoded—determines what you can do with it and which programs can open it. (You can check its format by looking at the file name's extension.) Think of each format like a different language, with some only understood by …

Software

7 fantastic resources for free images

High-quality photos are crucial to successful content marketing and social media strategies.<p>Unfortunately, organizations run lots of bad stock images …

21 One-Pot Pastas for Those Nights You *Can't Even* With Cooking

There’s really never a bad time for pasta. Need a simple weeknight dinner? Toss together some noodles in garlic and oil. Cooking for a special …

Shoal Tent

Even if you've camped out under the stars hundreds of times, chances are you haven't taken your tent out onto the water overnight. The Shoal Tent …

OpenVPN 2.4.3

<b>Pros</b><p>Powerful and flexible. Installs on a wide variety of Apple, Linux, and Windows operating systems. Supports cloud instances and virtual …

ProtonMail opens free ProtonVPN service to everyone

Encrypted email service provider ProtonMail has opened the free version of its virtual private network (VPN) service to everyone.<p>The Swiss company first unveiled ProtonVPN back in March, but the service didn’t fully launch to the public until a few months later. As with its main email product, …

Google Drive will Shut Down in 2018

Google Drive will Shut Down in 2018<p>It seems like yesterday when Google introduced Google Drive 5 years ago. Back then, people didn’t have a good …

8 Plugins Every WordPress Website Needs

Make sure you have these essential plugins to keep your site running smoothly and efficiently.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As any WordPress user knows, plugins are an important feature to any site, and finding the right ones can be a chore.<p>For those <i>not</i> familiar, …

25 Recipes to Help You Use Up a Bunch of Herbs

All too often I buy a couple bunches of herbs to use in a specific recipe, punch off a sprig or two, and then the rest gets forgotten about until it …

The Wireframe Perfectionist’s Guide

When I was a developer, I often had a hundred questions when building websites from wireframes that I had received. Some of those questions were, …

Update your Raspberry Pi to Raspbian Pixel for fancy new features

Recently, Raspbian announced Pixel, a fairly significant update for users of the most popular Raspberry Pi operating system.<p>Raspbian Pixel includes a new web browser, Chromium, RealVNC is now included, controls to turn of Wi-Fi or Bluetooth and most notably, the overall look of Raspbian received a …

Want to get better at coding? You just have to play this game

Coding is the new English. At least, that’s what websites like Codecademy want you to think.<p>But maybe you’ve held off on trying to improve your coding skills, because you still thought it wasn’t fun enough. Turns out there’s no excuse for you anymore.<p>With Codingame, you practice your coding skills …

10 Best documentaries every aspiring entrepreneur should watch

Share40<p>Tweet<p>Share61<p>+16<p>Shares 107<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no doubt in constant search of new ways to grow your business. But who wants to slog …

The Hitchhikers Guide to GitHub: 13 Java Projects You Should Try

<b>We’ve gathered some practical and simply cool Java repositories on GitHub</b><p>There are a lot of repositories on GitHub. Some you’ll want to fork, some …

11 things you should do in your 20s to be a millionaire by 30

1. Focus on earning<p>"In today's economic environment you cannot save your way to millionaire status," writes Grant Cardone, who went from broke and in …

This No-Bake Cheesecake in a Jar Is the Lazy-Girl Dessert of Your Dreams

Just add spoon.<p>A cheesecake is wonderful until you try to bake one yourself and realize that it's not the easiest thing to get right (there's the terrifying water bath, the constant threat of cracking cream cheese, the hours of chilling after it's done baking).<p>Thankfully, this no-bake cheesecake in …

8 Affordable Online Marketing Tricks for Startup Businesses

Does it ever feel like the things you want to accomplish always end up on the back burner? If the answer to that question is “yes,” you’re not alone. …

10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. Parks

Adventure<p>This year the National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday. Over the past century, the agency has protected and managed a system that has grown to now include 59 parks in 27 states and ranges from famed summer-vacation destination icons like Yellowstone and Yosemite to the …

National Parks

How to Get a Stronger WiFi Signal

... without upgrading your internet connection.<p>Location, location, location—that adage definitely applies when it comes to coaxing stronger WiFi from …

What to do if your computer has a virus

It can be a gut punch to realize that your PC may be infected with malware (the catchall term for viruses, Trojans, worms, and other nasties). If you don't have antimalware software installed and ready to clean your system, the situation can deteriorate quickly. But we have tips for basic damage …

C.H.I.P. vs Pi Zero: Which Sub-$10 Computer Is Better?

Now that there are two capable, sub-$10 computers for Makers — the $5 Pi Zero and the $9 C.H.I.P. — the debate will rage online over which board is faster, cheaper, and the right one to use in a project. These debates are often unproductive, but they don’t have to be. Let’s take a look at some of …

The ultimate guide to leveling up your coding skills

No matter what your job is these days, it’s always helpful to have coding knowledge in your toolbox. But if you’re not interested in going back to school and you have very little time to dedicate towards picking up a new skill, choosing what, when and how to develop your programming chops is a task …

Computer Science

This app lets you see Wi-Fi pulsing around you — and it's stunning

There's a new app that lets users visualise WiFi and radio signals — with stunning results.<p>It's called Architecture of Radio, and has just launched for iOS. An Android version is due to launch in early 2016.<p>The brainchild of Dutch designer Richard Vijgen, the project first made headlines back in …

You can now get official customised versions of Raspberry Pi

Businesses can now design and buy officially customised versions of Raspberry Pi boards, so that they can tailor the micro computers to suit their …

The complete guide to never quitting anything again

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything.<p>However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why?<p>Hard Fork?Hard Fork.HARD FORK<p>Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons why we never master the skills we want to acquire; from learning a language, …

Self-improvement

7 Patents That NASA Is Freeing Up For Small Companies

NASA has a mandate to push the technologies it develops for space out into Earth, too. So over the last few years, the agency has made more than a …

Self-Healing

This app could do for email what Google Chrome did for browsing the Web

No matter how much you like your email app, there’s probably something you’d change about it. A new client named N1 wants to bring you the changes you want — or let you design them yourself.<p>Developed by a small firm named Nylas, N1 is open source, and accepts extensions beyond the framework the …

21 Free Design Resource Websites For Commercial Use That You’ll Really Love

Diving deep into the realms of design requires true passion, inspiration and a strong skill base. Yet, there is another factor which plays a leading …

4 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Getting Everything Done on Your To-Do List

It can be a huge mental battle to get through work that you don't want to do. So how do you push through?<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Everyone has that one thing on his or her to-do list. That nagging task that’s …