Russ Cartwright

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Microsoft Windows 10 IoT Core Build 10556 Update Released

Developers and makers using Microsoft Windows 10 IoT Core on their Raspberry Pi and mini PCs systems might be interested to know that Microsoft has …

When It Comes to Your Writing, It’s NEVER Too Late!

Let’s get one thing out of the way: The idea of feeling like it might be “too late” to do something doesn’t necessarily have anything to do with …

Meet Sabaa Tahir, Who's Written 'The Next Game Of Thrones'

She grew up in a motel in the Mojave Desert. Her debut novel is a smash hit.<p><i>Sophia is a project to collect life lessons from fascinating people. Subscribe to get our updates directly via Facebook or email, or share your own wisdom.</i><p>The launch of Sabaa Tahir's debut novel, "An Ember in the Ashes," is …

10 Breakup Comfort Foods You Won't Feel Bad Indulging In

Treat yourself!<p>It's the oldest cliche in the book: Reeling from the news that your S.O. wants to break up, you hightail it to the kitchen and seek solace in a big, delicious tub of Rocky Road.<p>Many of us reach for sweets in response to stress -- and there's a reason for that. According to a recent …

7 Little-Known Ways to Get Freelance Writing Jobs

<i>Editor’s note: This post was written by Kim, a freelance</i> writer<i> and blogger. She helps new freelance writers on their journey with her blog, Kim The</i> …

New research could revolutionize flexible electronics, solar cells

Binghamton University researchers have demonstrated an eco-friendly process that enables unprecedented spatial control over the electrical properties …

Nanotech

This 1939 Chart Explains How Color Affects Legibility

<i>Graphic Presentation</i> by Willard Cope Brinton is an early visual bible that explains everything from graphs and charts to choosing paper and proofreaders’ marks. One of the best infographics in the 526-page tome succinctly explains color visibility and, in effect, why some signs and logos work …

Infographics

Why Marketing Automation Tools Are the Future of Email Marketing for Business

As a small business owner and marketer I have realized for some time that e-mail marketing is broken. I have tried all sorts of one to many email marketing services and I continually watch open rates and conversion rates plummet like the temperatures in my home city of Philadelphia in January. It's …

AWS IoT: Amazon's Knock Out Punch To The Competition

Public cloud providers are bracing up themselves for the next round of the cloud war – winning the Internet of Things business. Even as they are warming up, the big brother of cloud, Amazon Web Services, had just delivered a knockout punch in the form of AWS IoT. The new service launched last week …

45 free online classes you can take (and finish) by the end of this year

No matter where you're at in your career, learning something new can only help you. Looking for a new job? A unique skill could easily set you apart …

Google and NASA Team Up on Quantum Computer

The next generation of computers is a few years off, but it’s pretty damn cool.<p>It’s like no computer you’ve ever seen, nor are you likely to ever …

Integration brings quantum computer a step closer

An international research group led by the University of Bristol has made an important advance towards a quantum computer by shrinking down key …

A major breakthrough has given these Australian engineers everything they need to build a new generation of super-fast computers that would jeopardize the way we store personal information

Capable of easily cracking encryptions that would be impossible with the average classical computer, a quantum computer will not only revolutionize computing speed but also render most common-day encryption methods obsolete.<p>Now, a team of scientists at the The University of New South Wales (UNSW) …

Invest in these 'super-trends' that will change our lives for decades

Robots to keep us company in old age, sharing our possessions with strangers and micro-chipped cows will all help us in the future<p>What will the world look like or 30 years? Or 40? Or 50?<p>If history has taught us anything, it’s that trying predictions often stand to be made to look foolish.<p>For the …

My Top 10 Healthy Chocolate Recipes

So, it’s Monday, but here’s some good news…It’s National Chocolate Week! From 12th – 18th October 2015, it’s about celebrating everything to do with …

What Successful Inbound Marketers Know About Word Choice

Full disclosure: when I sat down for Beth Dunn, HubSpot’s Product Editor-in-Chief’s session at this year’s inbound conference, I was expecting to be …

FEMAIL puts Deliciously Ella's vegan brownies, milkshakes and muffins to the test

Can sugar-free desserts EVER taste good? FEMAIL puts Deliciously Ella's vegan brownies, milkshakes and muffins to the test... with very mixed</b> …

Lentil, Chard & Sweet Potato Curry

One sure sign you’re cooking something really tasty is when the aroma fills your house and makes it smell magical. This is one of those recipes. …

Marketing in the Era of the Internet of Things

Thirteen billion “things” are currently connected by digital sensors and transmitters. That number is projected to grow to 39 billion by 2020. The …

Internet of Things

5 Things You Should Be Doing on Facebook to Build Your Business

Recently a number of Local U Faculty hung out to discuss all things Facebook marketing with some of the best minds in SEO: Mike Blumenthal, Mary …

Palak Chole: Indian Spinach and Chickpea Curry [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Recipes

Your Smart Home Knows Way Too Much About You

<b>By Lauren Kirchner, ProPublicaThis piece originally ran on ProPublica.</b><p>How much does your smart home know about you? That was the question that …

Remote Controls

Colors and Typography

Colors and Typography. What You Need to Know Creating a great website is not just about delivering high-quality content and making it look good.There …

Latest News on Cybersecurity

My Top Content Marketing Predictions For 2016

Well it’s that time of year again. Yes, it’s my birthday today! But that’s not what I’m going to write about.No, it’s time for content …

ICON_SEARCH

Hello fall! Now that we’ve settled back in our routine, it’s time to make sure dinner is on the table. With cooler temperatures come more cozy …

13 Promising Blockchain Startups to Watch out For

Blockchain is a network approach to making digital currency completely open, decentralized and very difficult to hack, steal or counterfeit.<p>There has …

Blockchain

Why You Should Always Marinate Your Plant-Based Proteins and How to Do It

Marinades are often used to flavor and tenderize meat, but plant-based proteins need love too. Whether you’re cooking indoors or outdoors, on a grill …

Recipes

Email Marketing in 2015: How Do Your Messages Stack Up?

Have you ever wondered how your email open and click through rates fare against others in your industry? What about bounce rates and unsubscribe …