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Watching This Amazing Optical Illusion Will Make You Hallucinate

0<p>SHARES<p>Optical illusions are fun ways to trick the brain, and this one may be the most effective one yet.<p>The phenomenon is called a motion …

10 iPhone accessories that will put your old case to shame

Those looking to spruce up their iPhones with more than just a new no-frills case, look no further. From speakers to camera attachments, these neat …

Autodesk offers design software to schools everywhere free of charge

Earlier this year, Autodesk gave middle and high school students in the US its software suite as part of President Obama's ConnectEd project. As of today though, the design-minded outfit is offering its wares, like AutoCAD and Fusion 360, for education use worldwide. The company says this will …

Free Programming Resources to Learn Java, PHP, Android and Other Programming Languages

If you are ready to take the plunge, here are some of the best resources that offer courses in a variety of programming languages for free. You need …

9 Cutting-Edge Programming Languages Worth Learning Now

The big languages are popular for a reason: They offer a huge foundation of open source code, libraries, and frameworks that make finishing the job …

Computer Programming for Beginners

Learning computer programming is a great way of exercising your analytical skills. In this article, I shall provide some tips on how to master …

Design

Learn-to-code site Treehouse wants to teach you how to design your first iPhone app

Learn-to-code startup Treehouse has just launched its newest course: a series of tutorials and tests to teach you iOS design.<p>“The course is perfect for anyone staring at a blank canvas, wondering how to start with design for iOS,” instructor Sarah Parmenter told me via email.<p>“Each stage holds vital …

Want to watch developers make games? Twitch has a channel for that

The Internet makes it possible to watch people play and talk about games, and now Twitch is expanding that to watching people make them as well.<p>The livestreaming video company introduced its new “Game Development” channel this week. Normally, when you broadcast on Twitch, you select the game you’re …

11 Skills You Need To Master To Land A $100,000 Engineering Job At Google

Engineers are the rock stars there — and they're paid accordingly.<p>Interns start at $70,000 to $90,000 salaries, while software engineers pull in $118,000 and senior software engineers make an average of $152,985.<p>But one does not simply walk into the Googleplex.<p>The company receives upwards of 2.5 …

DIY Virtual Reality, For The Price Of A Hardcover Book

Virtual reality is hot again. After decades of failed products and unfulfilled promise, a groundbreaking device called the Oculus Rift has people truly excited about immersing themselves in a computer-generated world. There’s only one problem: The Rift is still a prototype, and even backing from …

How Godus developer 22Cans has found freedom and managed the headaches of Early Access

You don’t need to finish a game to sell it anymore. But the new era of “Early Access” is presenting new challenges to developers, and some industry veterans are inviting or discovering tools that is making their lives easier.<p>Developer 22Cans is best known for the strategy game Godus that puts you …

This Mesmerizing Map Of The Internet Lets You Explore The Web's Tiny Connections

Web traffic companies like Alexa do a good job of showing the relative ranking of websites, but what about the connections between websites? What do those look like?<p>The Internet Map is an online project that seeks to visualize metrics like web traffic and linking between sites, and the result is a …

Fitbit's new 'Surge' fitness watch — blunderfully announced by Brookstone

Only yesterday I met the nice people at Fitbit to check out their new fitness watch, the $250 Fitbit Surge. I tried it on. I punched some buttons. I liked that the screen tilts up at me from my wrist.<p>I liked that it had a GPS radio inside (more room was created for that by the tilted screen — good …

DIY: How To Light Up Your Bike Wheels [Video]

Crafty, safe fun<p>As the winter months approach, darkness is falling earlier and earlier. Do not bike gently into that good night! By spending a few hours tinkering with LEDs, you can outfit your dull wheels with hypnotically glowing rings.<p>Some kits on the market use customizable circuit boards to …

Arduino

The 21 games that should be installed on every iPhone

The iPhone is home to some of the best portable video games ever made. Unfortunately, they must be downloaded from one of the worst digital marketplaces. Farming simulations and clones too often dominate the App Store's best selling list. Unusual and inspired games are left to fight for short …

SnapPiCam Raspberry Pi Powered Digital Camera Kit (video)

There are plenty of digital cameras to choose from in the market, but if you are looking for something a little more unique, hackable and with …

Credit Card Sized Raspberry Pi Compatible Hardkernel ODROID-W PC Unveiled

If you enjoy building Raspberry Pi projects but some times find the original Raspberry Pi mini PC a little to large for your needs and the Raspberry …

Learn to Build a Portable Raspberry Pi (Part 2)

Build Your Own Portable Raspberry Pi (Part 1)

Raspberry Pi - Network Attached Storage

Raspberry Pi - Tutorial 3 - Installing an OS (SEE NEWER METHOD 1st!!: Tutorial #3B)

Syria's children learn to code with Raspberry Pi

It will be another unsettled summer in the makeshift tent communities that line the valleys, mountains and border towns of Lebanon for the 300,000 children who have escaped Syria’s civil war.<p>But these young refugees, baking in the blasting heat of the Levant and under constant threat of violence, …