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Findmine in the PCMag Startup Spotlight

Findmine has developed an interesting take on leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) for the retail market. It uses AI to automatically curate …

How to Download Absolutely Everything You Can Find on the Web

The internet is always there, vast and accessible, from wherever you happen to be—until it isn’t. Maybe you’ve got a long flight ahead of you and …

Python Top 10 Articles (v.August 2017)

Python Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.August 2017)<p><b>For the past month,</b> we ranked nearly 1,700 Python articles to pick the Top 10 stories that …

Get Sheet Done — using Google Spreadsheets as your data backend

If you want to rapidly prototype your next web apps, try using Google Spreadsheets as your data backend.<p>With a small library I created called …

Your Cell Phone Is 10 Times Dirtier Than a Toilet Seat. Here's What to Do About It

Most people don’t give a second thought to using their cell phone everywhere, from their morning commute to the dinner table to the doctor’s office. …

The best planners for students and professionals

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Self-improvement is a big business. Who doesn't want to get thinner, fitter, richer, more successful — or just be happier? But to achieve …

Weddings

Making a Small-Scale Brewery With A Raspberry Pi And Python

No doubt many Hackaday readers will have tried their hand at home brewing. It’s easy enough, you can start with a can of hopped malt extract and a …

Raspberry Pi

Dark Web 101: Your guide to the badlands of the internet

Hacked login details. Cybersecurity exploits for hire. Drugs, guns and ammo. If there's something shady going on online, chances are it's happening on the dark web.<p>When Target was hacked in 2013, customer card details turned up on dark web marketplaces. Hackers have tried to do the same with Yahoo …

Better, faster, cheaper Raspberry Pi alternatives | ZDNet

NanoPi NEO Plus2<p>The NanoPi NEO Plus2 is less than half the size of the Raspberry Pi, but it packs a performance and storage punch<p>H5 quad-core A53 ARM …

NanoPi Neo Plus2 $25 Mini PC Is Even Smaller Than Raspberry Pi

A new mini PC has been unveiled this week called the NanoPi Neo Plus2, which is half the size of the Raspberry Pi measuring just 40mm x 52mm and yet …

7 medical reasons that could explain why you're tired all the time

<b>1. Low mood and depression</b><p>Depression doesn't just make you feel low – it can cause a range of physical symptoms, including headaches, general aches …

Boeing's Latest Plane Is Airlines' Brand New Way to Make You Uncomfortable While They Make More Money

You haven't heard of this plane yet? It's coming very soon.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You've likely noticed that air travel hasn't become more pleasant.<p>Seats have become tighter. Nerves have, too.<p>Passengers are being …

The Casual Gamer's Guide to Video Gaming in 2017

The new consoles have finally been announced, the dust is beginning to settle, and now there are a lot of choices for anyone wanting to make their …

U.S. And EU Should Demand Democracy And Independence For Hong Kong

The day before the 20th anniversary of Britain’s July 1, 1997 handover of Hong Kong to China, China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs admitted to having dispensed with its promises regarding the vibrant city. Beijing called the Sino-British Joint Declaration (SBJD), a 1984 treaty that carefully …

How an ex-Googler and entrepreneur paid for university by tutoring — then built an app to help others

"It's to do with my own values, combined with my attitudes towards debt alongside dealing with interest," he told Business Insider. "I didn't think it was fair that I had to choose between what I held closely to myself and my right to education, and I felt that anybody who's in that position should …

Startups

Samsung's resurrected Galaxy Note 7 launches on July 7th

If you've missed the Galaxy Note 7 ever since it was discontinued over chronic battery fires, you now have a second chance at ownership... if you're willing to book a flight to Seoul. Samsung has confirmed both recent rumors and its own teaser by announcing a refurbished version of the Note 7, the …

Galaxy Note

This Strange New Ransomware Isn't Really After Your Money

NotPetya. ExPetr. PetrWrap. The cataclysmic ransomware technology that infected computers across the world has been called many names. It is one of the most sophisticated malware attacks in recent history, and yet one with a seemingly unforgivable flaw. The ransomware, which infected thousands of …

Startup adds beds and Wi-Fi to buses to turn them into 'moving hotels'

Maybe you're reading this while slogging through soul-crushing traffic during the long holiday weekend. You might wish you could just curl up with …

9 Ways to Include Bots in Your Digital Marketing Strategy

Sometimes when I talk about ecommerce marketing, I hear someone say it.“I’m surprised robots haven’t replaced all of us yet.”People say it all the …

Chatbots

You don’t need to buy a new smartwatch — just get the Smart Buckle

Why buy a new smartwatch when you can just turn your old watch smart? That’s the question Gooseberry answers with its Smart Buckle, a little device …

This Chinese Phone Lasted Me An Entire Week On One Charge

If you follow any type of business news at all, you’ve heard for years about how important the Chinese market is. It’s why Hollywood, the NBA, Apple, Facebook, all are so eager to establish presence here. But to really get an idea of just how big the market in China is, consider this: Vivo and Oppo …

This startup helps Uber drivers make extra cash by selling random stuff in their cars

Anyone who's been stuck in bumper-to-bumper traffic in an Uber probably could have used a pair of headphones or an Altoid at some point.<p>Cargo is a …

Scientists are dusting off a long-forgotten weapon to cope with modern bacteria

By Marlene Cimons<p>In 1915, British scientist Frederick Twort saw something weird happening to the bacteria that had invaded his viral cultures: They were disappearing, a sign they had been destroyed. Two years later, French-Canadian microbiologist Félix d’ Hérelle observed the same phenomenon in his …

Biology

This Simple Mathematical Rule Can Help Your Business Survive for the Long Term

It pays to build the ark before the storm<p>In 1958, a brilliant young mathematician named Benoit Mandelbrot went to work as a researcher for IBM. His first assignment seemed like a straightforward problem, but turned out to be devilishly complex. He was tasked with figuring out how noise in …

Best Swift Books

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>First of all, what is Swift?<p><b>Swift</b> is a general-purpose, …

Finally, a way to turn your smartphone into a universal remote

What do your television, air conditioner, cable box, and ceiling fan all have in common? They can soon all be controlled through the smartphone in …

The filmmaker behind ‘App: The Human Story’ talks about the struggles developers face

The ‘devaluation of apps’ is a core theme<p>Ever since smartphones became the default computers that we carry our pockets, the apps that run on them and the stores that sell these apps have created a new kind of economy for software. Apple’s App Store has swelled to more than 2.5 million apps, while …

A Total Eclipse Will Sweep The U.S. In August, And People Are Going Nuts For It

On Monday, Aug. 21, a solar eclipse will be visible across America. The last time the contiguous United States saw a total eclipse was 1979, and it will be the first coast-to-coast solar eclipse in 99 years, reports The Associated Press.<p>A partial eclipse will be visible throughout the United …

South Carolina

Doctor Who: Why series 10 finale The Doctor Falls was a big disappointment

opinion<p>Father, blogger, video masher and would-be writer with a Doctor Who fixation.<p>It is with a heavy heart that I write this, but the last Doctor …

Google rewards restaurant reviewers with 1TB storage

Did you know that Google has its own, homegrown rival to services like Yelp and TripAdvisor? You do now. The search engine is hoping to improve the quality of its offering by handing perks to its unpaid contributors that keep everything updated. Before, they'd simply be provided recognition for …