Thomas Hyde

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The FCC just repealed net neutrality. What happens next?

The FCC voted this morning to nullify 2015’s Open Internet Order and its strong net neutrality rules, substituting a flimsy replacement with a deeply (and deliberately) incorrect technical justification.<p>The battle is lost. What of the war? Here’s what happens next, and what you can do to …

Net Neutrality

Police investigate spiteful note left on car for terminally ill boy outside shopping centre

A mother’s visit with her terminally ill son to see Santa Claus at a shopping centre turned sour when she found a spiteful note on her car parked which she had parked in a disabled bay.<p>Nancy Coyne found the message after taking her son Garrett, who has been diagnosed with Batten Disease, an …

5 Strategies to Make Yourself Work When You're Just Not in the Mood

Fighting procrastination teaches us to fully engage in our work, get more creative with it, and, ultimately, get more done.<p>Procrastination affects …

Procrastination

How Facebook Figures Out Everyone You've Ever Met

In real life, in the natural course of conversation, it is not uncommon to talk about a person you may know. You meet someone and say, “I’m from …

Social Media

How to Train Yourself to Think Differently and Permanently Rewire Your Brain, According to Science | Inc.com

The conversations you have with yourself have a direct impact on how you feel and how you behave. If your self-talk is filled with self-doubt, harsh criticism, and catastrophic predictions, you'll struggle to reach your goals.<p>But you don't have to let a pessimistic outlook or foreboding inner …

The Brain

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Programming

Microsoft releases fifth Windows 10 preview in a row with only bug fixes and improvements

Microsoft today released yet another preview build of the upcoming Windows 10 Creators Update with no big features — just bug fixes, really. Build 15061 appears just one day after build 15060.<p>Today there appear to be just four changes.<p>Some virtual private network (VPN) connections weren’t showing …

CASA O' / Despacho Arquitectos HV

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The fusion of exterior and interior areas, the integration of the surrounding and the landscape are main …

“Design has nothing to do with art”: Design legend Milton Glaser dispels a universal misunderstanding

Design is not art. It’s a distinction understood by practicing designers, but it still eludes many. In an Oct. 29 talk at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, the 87-year-old graphic design legend Milton Glaser gave the best definition of the practice of design.<p>“Design is the process of going …

Graphic Design

If This Amazing Cartoon Won't Persuade Science Deniers, Nothing Will

<i>This story was originally published by</i> Grist<i> and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i>We've all heard it before: "Yeah, but …

Climate

Will We Ever Understand the Nature of Consciousness?

Predictions are fodder for the imagination. Most of our conscious experience is spent dwelling in the past or contemplating what’s to come. These …

Consciousness

These Houses Are Built With Blocks Made From Waste Plastic

In Bogota, 700 tons of plastic is discarded daily, with only 100 tons of that recycled. But that’s all beginning to change, thanks to the work of architect Oscar Mendez. His company, Conceptos Plásticos transforms plastic and rubber waste into a construction material, and uses it to build houses …

Dining Rooms

Incredible infinity pools around the world

The Actual Link Between Quality Sleep and Success (According to Science) | Inc.com

When most people consider the keys to career success, they think of habits such as diligence, creativity, initiative, ambition, or simply working hard. However, one of the biggest keys to success in business is so simple and basic that it is often overlooked completely: getting a good night's …

Immune System

The 1 Type of Complaining That Will Make You Feel Better, According to Science

Study after study shows complaining makes people miserable. This is the one exception.<p>Complaining is bad for your mood, your brain, your listener, and even your body, according to a boatload of scientific research. So why do people do it anyway?<p>We're not masochists, obviously. Most of us love to …

Psychology

9 Simple Ways to Eat Protein at Every Meal

<b>Correction appended, August 24</b><p>People misunderstand protein. Yes, adding some to a meal can knock down hunger and keep it at bay, which in turn can …

Nutrition

To improve your memory, get moving ... or take a nap

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have unlocked new secrets for boosting memory retention: One involves breaking a sweat, and the other involves taking a snooze.<p>Exercising about four hours after you learn something can improve how well you remember it, according to a small study published in the journal Current …

The Brain

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Wrapped Chicken

Sweet and Spicy Bacon Wrapped Chicken<p>Author: Alyssa<p>Prep time: 10 mins<p>Cook time: 30 mins<p>Total time: 40 mins<p>Tender and Juicy Chicken that is wrapped in …

These Foods Will Help Preserve Your Vision

Cataracts and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) are the most common eye problems to affect older adults, leading to vision impairment and …

Five Tips for Optimal Protein Intake When Trying to Improve Your Body | Poliquin Article

Protein foods have a profound effect on changing your body composition.<p>Protein builds muscle in the absence of exercise, and the effect is enhanced …

Nutrition

Brexit: What does it mean for you?

<i>Go here to follow CNN's coverage of the UK referendum live.</i><p><b>London (CNN) —</b> The results are in -- the British public has voted to leave the European Union.<p>So what does a Brexit look like for you? It depends who you are.<p>The Homeowner<p>The consensus among British property analysts appears to be that a …

United Kingdom

Should You Eat More Protein if You’re Trying to Build Muscle?

It turns out there’s a very good reason you see weight-room regulars leaving the gym with a protein shake in hand. It’s not just about image, but …

The Earth’s age: Billions of years or just thousands?

It’s another in our series of roundly discredited theories, myths, and rumors — ones that have pretty much no leg to stand on, but still, despite …

Earth Science

7 Simple and Powerful Ways to Motivate Yourself, According to Science | Inc.com

In the world of business, we often talk about the importance of motivating others--our employees, our team, our vendors, our customers. Everyone, that is, except for ourselves. This, of course, is a mistake. It's just as important--maybe even <i>more</i> important--to motivate <i>yourself</i> as it is to motivate …

Motivation

Catalan Residence Conquers The Slopes And The Gorgeous Views

The beautiful region of Catalunya in Spain has some gorgeous views of the Mediterranean Sea and that’s where this contemporary residence can be …

Cooking is a simple route to joy

When you head into the kitchen to cook, you are grounding yourself in life and the world through your senses<p>One afternoon in the late 90s my friend Paul invited me to come help him do some maintenance at his organic farm outside of Athens. In return, he said, I could take home all the fresh …

Facebook Live

Canadian scientists are unlocking the secrets of your mind-numbing, skull-melting boredom

The research subjects are asked to watch a video of two men hanging laundry. Or another on how to make concrete. They might be asked to transcribe …