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These skills make you most employable. Why isn’t coding in the top 10?

<i>Caveats: Our methodology is rough and has a number of important weaknesses, so don’t put too much weight on the findings for now. See a brief</i> …

Employment

The Rainbow Mountains Of China Are Earth's Paint Palette

The Rainbow Mountains of China within the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park are a geological wonder of the world. These famous Chinese mountains are known for their otherworldly colors that mimic a rainbow painted over the tops of rolling mountains.<p>This is just one example where geology …

National Parks

Composite USB Gadgets on the Raspberry Pi Zero

original by jsmith7342, cc by-sa, others cc0/PD<p>Hi, Hackaday! 😀<p>Want your Pi Zero to emulate a keyboard, ethernet adapter, serial device, mass …

Raspberry Pi

Bolt Wirelessly Connected Smart Bulb

Bolt is a wirelessly-connected light bulb that lets you personalize your home lighting to create beautiful lightscapes. With a stunning sunrise …

Presenting iPhone Life’s Best of CES 2015 Winners! | iPhoneLife.com

Looking for a glimpse into the future? That's why hundreds of thousands of people flock to Las Vegas each year for the annual Consumer Electronics Show, where tech companies from all over the world debut their most innovative new products.<p>A dedicated team of <i>iPhone Life</i> writers combed the far …

Gear & Gadgets

The Photoshop Playbook: 50 Short Video Tutorials on Fundamental Skills in Photoshop

Back in 2013, Adobe began posting a series of short video tutorials on YouTube called the “Photoshop Playbook.” The series has since grown to contain …

Tutorials

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Is the Best Everything Device Ever Made

There is no PC like the Microsoft Surface Pro 3. There have been plenty of Windows tablet-laptop hybrids, sure, but all of them negotiate some kind …

Alienware Alpha Review: A Gaming PC In A Tiny Package

For a long time, if you wanted to get into PC gaming and experience the highest quality models, textures, and shaders that developers could come up with, you had to buy an overpriced gaming rig from someone like Alienware, a more affordable PC from a shady OEM, or build a machine yourself. It was …

Logitech Bluetooth Multi-Device Keyboard K480

Typing on your computer, tablet and phone can happen at one and the same time with this latest introduction from Logitech called the Bluetooth …

iPad App of the Week: Juxtaposer

iPad apps are, and have always been, a big part of what makes the iPad such a powerful device. Great apps, and unique apps that you just don’t find anywhere else, are one of the hallmark features of the iPad. They have been since Day 1, and scores of great developers and publishers continue to …

Apps

K480 Keyboard – Multi-Device

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Guess Which Giant Retailer Has Officially Opened Up a ‘Drone Store’

Amazon made a splash when it hinted that future deliveries could arrive on your doorstep via drone.<p>But clearly, the world’s largest Internet company believes drones will be used much more widely than for mere delivery vehicles: the online retailer just officially launched the Drone Store, a section …

Chris Anderson: Commercial drone market will overshadow personal and military use

Once the Federal Aviation Administration makes its rules about how drones can be used by businesses, the growing drone market is going to see a …

Get ready for 'Drone Nation'

We’re taking the drone out for a spin. It’s a sun-drenched Friday in Indianapolis’s Broad Ripple neighborhood, and though it’s late afternoon the …

Microsoft now lets enterprises track site usage in Internet Explorer 11

Microsoft is adding to its data-collection capabilities for websites running in Internet Explorer 11, allowing companies to track usage and make changes as they see fit.<p>The new downloadable Enterprise Site Discovery Toolkit for IE11 “enables collecting information from Internet Explorer 11 about …

Watch This Camera Drone’s ‘Return to Home’ Feature Slam it Right Into a Cliff

One of the most useful features built into the DJI drones is something called ‘Return to Home.’ If the drone gets out of range of your controller, …

10 Things That Should Always Be In Your Camera Bag: Packing Like a Pro

No matter what you are going to shoot, you can't foresee the weather, right? Weather isn’t the only problematic aspect of photoshooting. Many other …

Particles

For better privacy, change these iOS 8 settings

Before you sync your iCloud or reinstall your apps, you need to lock down your iPhone or iPad. Here are seven important tweaks (and more) you can set to bolster your privacy.<p>The minute you download and install iOS 8, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system for iPhone and iPad, you …

Privacy

13 Ways To Know If Your LinkedIn Summary Is A Winner Or A Snoozer

First impressions have gone digital. People are learning about you online before they ever shake your hand. The second they know they are going to meet you or have a call with you, they’re going to type your name into Google. This makes your virtual brand more important than ever. And it means you …

25 Most Useful Photography Cheat Sheets – Part1

Here we have collected some very useful Photography Cheat Sheets. I am sure, these diagrams will be very useful for beginners and amateur …

DIY: A Cheap and Effective Rig for Digitizing Negatives Using a Smartphone

If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to digitize your old slides and negatives, this tutorial is just for you. Created by Instructables user …

Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Most of us probably have full time jobs that don't allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we'd like. And, wouldn't …

Ivy League

Here's How To Use Twitch, The Video-Streaming Site That Amazon Bought For Close To $1 Billion

Amazon on Monday announced that it was buying Twitch, a site devoted to video-game-related live-streaming content, for $970 million.<p>Twitch launched in 2011, and has since grown to a behemoth of a site, with millions of people uploading and watching videos all the time. Not to mention some other …

Televisions

17 Ways That Drones Are Changing the World

Drones are a truly exciting area right now and are constantly in the media, with so many interesting uses popping up on the Web.<p>They’re certainly no longer just the domain of the military. Here are 17 things drones can do that prove this. You can view them all on one page here.<p>1. Delivering fast …

iOS 7 How-to: Manage your iCloud storage space from an iOS device

Apple gives all iCloud users 5 GB of iCloud storage. For most users, this is more than plenty of space, but for some, it isn’t nearly enough. This space is used for iOS device backups, iWork and other documents, and email if you are using a @mac.com, @me.com or @icloud.com address.<p>In this article, …

With this new $10 antenna, you have no excuse not to try over-the-air TV

Advertisement<p>15 Comments<p>Would-be cord cutters, take notice: Antenna maker ChannelMaster just introduced a new over-the-air TV indoor antenna called …

Get your car to tell you what's wrong with a $50 dongle

We imagine that the blind terror that we experience when visiting an auto shop is the same when a car mechanic visits Best Buy. After all, to us, that check engine light represents a multitude of problems that send most of us into a panic. That's the issue that Fixd is hoping to eliminate, thanks …