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Nintendo is about to make a huge announcement

Nintendo is set to lift the covers off its eagerly-awaited debut into the smartphone gaming world, a move that could open a new revenue stream for …

Novena: A Laptop With No Secrets

<b>Has the computer become a black box, even to experienced electrical engineers?</b><p>Will we be forever reliant upon large, opaque organizations to build …

Outlook on iOS and Android gets a facelift from the Sunrise team

Microsoft's Outlook mobile apps got a solid revamp last year, thanks to its acquisition of the email app Acompli. Now, it's ready to integrate the spoils of another mobile acquisition: the calendar app Sunrise. The latest versions of the Outlook apps, launching on iOS today and Android in November, …

Apps

Intro to Scala for Java Developers

Why Scala<p>Java++<br>• Reactive OOTB<br>• Expressive<br>• Functional + OO<p>My Journey<p>The cool kids were doing it<br>• Java without semicolons<br>• Library ecosystem: Play Framework, …

Mini review video: Our verdict on the Surface Pro 4 in under a minute

With each generation of the Surface Pro, Microsoft gets closer and closer to fulfilling its promise of a tablet that can replace your laptop. Last year's Surface Pro 3 was certainly powerful enough to take on similarly priced notebooks, but the keyboard wasn't as comfortable, and it wasn't …

Surface Pro 4

Russia just announced that it's sending humans to the moon

They're a little late for the great space race of the 1960s, but the mission is an admirable push for the reignited interest in manned deep-space travel.<p>On Tuesday, at a space and technology conference in Moscow, the head of Roscosmos Energia — Russia's version of NASA — announced: "A manned flight …

Space Science

Guido van Rossum The Python Creator

Guido van Rossum, best known as the Python programming language author, was born 31 January 1956 in Netherlands. In Python community, Van Rossum is …

Python Programming

Senate Approves Cybersecurity Bill: What You Need To Know

The latest clash in the cybersecurity vs. privacy debate played itself out in Congress on Tuesday when the Senate passed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act. Supporters say the bill, approved 74-21, will help stop hackers by getting companies that have been breached to share information about …

Cybersecurity

The Pre-Terrorists Among Us

Is it possible to stop terrorism before it happens?<p>Philip K. Dick’s <i>The Minority Report</i> is a short story about a dystopian future in which there are “no major crimes,” but a mass of imprisoned “would-be criminals.” This is thanks to “Precrime,” a criminal-justice agency whose preventive efforts are …

Non-violence

South Carolina sheriff fires deputy seen manhandling teenage girl in video

A South Carolina police officer captured on video this week pulling a female student from her desk in a school classroom and tossing her to the floor has been fired, the county sheriff says.<p>Ben Fields, who had been suspended without pay since Monday, is no longer a deputy with the Richland County …

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 review: thinnest, lightest tablet with a stunning screen

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The Tab S2 is easy to hold, light enough to use one-handed for reading and takes up as little space as 9.7in tablet possibly could.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/5b02b6aeb76fa04039c9e237e6e6621ccc52bff0/0_0_2100_1260/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs …

It's OK to hack your own car, US copyright authorities rule

Owners can alter software without breaching carmakers’ intellectual property rights, says Library of Congress, though any changes must not break law<p>Car owners and security experts can tinker with automobile software without incurring US copyright liability, according to newly issued guidelines that …

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Building cathedrals on the pillars of JavaScript and Functional Programming

Recently I came across an enlightening series of articles by Eric Elliott explaining the two pillars of JavaScript. These two foundational concepts …

Popcorn Time got burned, now all we have is Butter

Over the past week, torrent-based movie and TV streaming service Popcorn Time has been slowly disintegrating. Under mounting pressure from legal and moral issues, a key segment of the development team split off. Creators tried to lift Popcorn Time technology out of the ethical Internet gray area in …

Popcorn Time

Judge dismisses Wikimedia lawsuit over NSA surveillance - report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by Wikimedia and other groups challenging one of the U.S. National Security Agency’s mass surveillance programs, the Baltimore Sun reported.<p>A National Security Agency (NSA) data gathering facility is seen in Bluffdale, about 25 miles …

Travel Across a Quantum Ocean in New PC Game from Scribblenauts Dev

Scribblenauts and Drawn to Life developer 5th Cell has announced a brand new game. A PC title called Anchors in the Drift, it definitely goes in a different direction than the company's most famous games.<p>Anchors in the Drift has been in development for more than a year and has now entered full …

PC Gaming

HugeDomains.com - TechyOucan.com is for sale (Techy Oucan)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Deep listening with the ultimate Noble Audio Kaiser 10U in-ear headphones

The Noble Audio Kaiser 10U is the most beautiful in-ear headphone I've ever seen. The two-tone red and silver earpiece is a precision machined aluminum housing that's designed and manufactured in California. Each headphone is hand-crafted and takes a technician about six hours to build. It's a …

Everything New in Halo 5: Guardians

Halo 5: Guardians is loaded with a ton of new features, most of which are unlike previous games that came before it. To catch you up on all the new stuff, we've gathered everything you need to know about the upcoming game, from its story to its various single player and multiplayer modes.<p>Main …

Halo

Beginner's guide to Web Scraping in Python (using BeautifulSoup)

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Pandora Loses More Than A Third Of Its Value As It Battles Apple Music For Listeners

Shares of online radio service Pandora tanked about 36 percent on Friday.<p>The sharp decline comes after the company reported a loss of almost $86 million yesterday. The call was the company’s first report on earnings after the June 30 launch of Apple Music, and Friday’s dive shows investors were not …

Roomba, I Command Thee: Use Raspberry Pi for Voice Control

Bark orders and watch your computer, your Roomba, even your light bulbs obey your spoken commands<p>It’s an old saying that computers aren’t really smart, because they only do what we tell them to do. But now you can actually tell your Raspberry Pi to do something smart — to take control of connected …

Aurora theater shooter James Holmes attacked in prison

Geek Deals: Dell XPS 8910 Quad-Core Desktop PC for $670

If you’re looking for a powerful desktop that won’t break the bank, take a look at the XPS 8910 from Dell. With a quad-core CPU, fast DDR4 memory, …