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How to water your plants while you’re away

You've worked hard to grow beautiful houseplants and a healthy vegetable garden with a consistent watering schedule. If you head out on vacation, you don't want your plants to suffer.<p>Here are four methods to keep your plants watered while you're away. They also work great for the forgetful gardener.<p>…

Gardening

5 Houseplants You Can’t Kill

Bring the outdoors indoors to reduce stress, boost your mood, and improve productivity.<p><i>"My fake plants died because I did not pretend to water them." —Mitch Hedberg</i><p>Let’s face it: keeping houseplants alive (real or, in Mitch Hedberg's case, fake) isn’t always easy. After your second or third plant …

Plants

程式教育不僅是多學一門課,而是現代教育改革的重要轉折

稍早參加行政院國發會和數位時代合辦的「客座創業家座談會」,這次邀請的主角是美國推廣程式教育公司 Wonder Workshop 的共同創辦人 Vikas Gupta。他們開發的機器人系列,搭配程式設計和教學社群,據稱在美國已有 20% 的小學使用。這兩年開始進軍亞洲,除了獲得創新工場(李開復)、騰訊 …

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從NHK採用的8K超高畫質影視規範,反觀推廣的困難之處

筆者日前在VR/動畫跨界創作暨影視特效技術論壇的活動中,採訪了來自日本Corporate Directions的策略合夥人奧村文隆先生,暢談許多8K影視的議題,過程中奧村先生也以HNK採用的8K Super …

Mary Meeker’s 2017 internet trends report: All the slides, plus analysis

The most anticipated slide deck of the year is here.<p>Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Mary Meeker is delivering her annual rapid-fire internet trends report right now at <b>Code</b> <b>Conference</b> at the Terranea Resort in California.<p>Here’s a first look at the most highly anticipated slide deck in …

Mary Meeker

10 of the best things you can do with the Amazon Echo

If you're considering buying an Alexa device (including the new Echo Show or Echo Look) or got Amazon Echo ($80 at Amazon.com) as a gift, there's a lot to learn. There's <i>a lot</i> Alexa can do, but here are the 10 best tips and tricks to get you started.<p><b>1. Make phone calls (basically, landline</i> …

古代的權力遊戲—商王如何制霸天下?

本文是中研院史語所 2016 年的「傅斯年講座」,林澐教授「商王的權力」的演講記錄。相信各位讀者讀過前文,也是另一篇演講記錄《商代王國大聯盟:商王與他的快樂夥伴》後,已經對商代有了基本認識。殷墟出土的「帶刻辭鹿頭骨《甲》3941」。上頭共有 11 個字,被用於中研院院徽的圖像中:<b>《中央研究院的院徽之</b> …

Tech giants take on each other in the smart home

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Over the past year, the world's largest tech companies' smart home ecosystems have taken shape, and the market strategies for the three largest of these companies is now …

The End Of User-Friendly Design

As emotive, verbal AI colonizes our world, “user-friendly” doesn’t mean what it once did.<p>There’s a new sub-genre of ghost stories out there today–one where the antagonist isn’t quite human. You can find these tales on user forums for many voice assistants: One user reports he and his wife heard …

Autonomous Tech

8 new places you will find Alexa this year

So far, we've seen Amazon's Alexa pop up in a few unusual places, like your web browser, smartphone apps and smartwatches. And, like last year, the voice assistant platform has shown up in a big way at the Consumer Electronics Show and stole the show.<p>It's time to stop thinking of Alexa as just the …

Smart Homes

Alexa Just Conquered CES. The World Is Next

You can't walk the sprawling floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center without tripping over a speaker, an appliance, or even a robot or two that …

The Chatbot Will See You Now

In March of 2016, a twenty-seven-year-old Syrian refugee named Rakan Ghebar began discussing his mental health with a counsellor. Ghebar, who has lived in Beirut since 2014, lost a number of family members to the civil war in Syria and struggles with persistent nervous anxiety. Before he fled his …

Mental Health

Bitcoin: How Cryptocurrencies Work

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一个追求高效的学习者手机里装有哪些APP?

做为一个学习者,手机会成为一个追求高效率的工具。免费关注微信公众号<b> jiarenorg</b> ,就能天天收到佳人精彩文章了,还有机会和主编小陌一对一私聊喔,咱们微信里见!<b>文/彭小六</b>做为一个学习者,手机会成为一个追求高效率的工具。今天我们就扒掉小六的外衣,看看这个一直叫嚣追求高效的学习者他的手机里都装了哪些 …

望古步道車站愜意遊 瀑布秘境美得令人讚歎

2016-10-02 23:15:00 國內玩樂 | 新北市<p>0<p>男子的日常生活 精彩分享<p>青鳥 Bleu&Book獨立書店咖啡館<p>這一次,尋找的不是咖啡甜點,而是人生<p>最新景點<p>1高跟鞋教堂<br>• 22017稻田迷航之旅<br>• 3Kiko`s Diner<br>• 4鎮海軍港祭 (櫻花季)<br>• 5阿倍野HARUKAS<br>• 6白熊咖啡廳<br>• 7台中市第四信 …

山林消暑趣 全台六大景觀瀑布

全球平板電腦與手機耗用超過30萬噸資源,卻回收不到一半 | T客邦

調查報告指出今年預計生產1240萬輛汽車能連網,到2020年還將成長近6倍 | T客邦

根據國際研究暨顧問機構 Gartner 最新預測,無論在成熟或新興汽車市場,連網汽車的產量都在迅速增長中。這類透過嵌入式通訊模組或行動裝置連線實現資料連接的新型汽車,2016 年產量預計達 1240 萬輛,到 2020 年將增至 6100 萬輛。<p>Gartner將連網汽車定義為一種能借助外部網路實現雙 …

没错,这就是2017年最值得去的40个地方 | Best in Travel

“2017年,哪里才是最值得去的目的地?”<p>为了不让你错过这样的“大新闻”,我们今天把这份榜单再次分享给大家——<b>「Best in Travel 2017」最佳旅行目的地。</b><p>我们希望旅行者可以在最佳的时机获得最棒的旅行体验,因此,来自世界各地的Lonely Planet作者和旅行专家们每年都会将来年一整年 …

最具突破的科技:Slack三大特色,讓你更投入工作!

「Be less busy.」不僅是許多員工的心聲,也是Slack成立之初建立的核心精神。Slack共同創辦人巴特菲德(Stewart Butterfield)曾說,Slack的一大優點是裡面包含了你所有共事對象,也只包含你的共事對象。聊天、搜尋、檔案分享⋯⋯,將Slack的主要功能拆開來看一點也不 …

Autumn Fall

自驾飞驰在66号公路 | 鲜衣怒马,青春滚烫

若是想要体验一次经典的美国公路旅行,没有什么能够和“老当益壮”的66号公路相提并论。这条路串联起了一些小城镇的主路以及乡间的偏僻小道,于1926年首度将大城市芝加哥与棕榈树摇曳的洛杉矶连接起来,被小说家约翰 · 斯坦贝克亲昵地称为美国的“母亲之路”。<p>无论你是想要一探令人怀旧的美利坚,还是仅仅想一览一 …

在大学里读了261本书后,我来向你推荐10位中国作家

回首我的大学,没有显赫的证书,没有非凡的实习,没有将自己的简历打磨得金光闪闪。唯一让自己不觉虚度时光的方式,就是读书。<p>初入中传,系主任在全系新生大会上现身说法,讲自己如今是怎样受惠于大学时所啃下的无数世界文学经典,并告诫我们,要找到你自己的兴趣点,将之打造成独一无二的技能,你必有所成。<p>大一时,新图书 …

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搭著捷運來走春 八大登山步道踏青好選擇

2016-02-05 11:00:00 國內玩樂 | 台北市<p>0<p>男子的日常生活 精彩分享<p>青鳥 Bleu&Book獨立書店咖啡館<p>這一次,尋找的不是咖啡甜點,而是人生<p>最新景點<p>1高跟鞋教堂<br>• 22017稻田迷航之旅<br>• 3Kiko`s Diner<br>• 4鎮海軍港祭 (櫻花季)<br>• 5阿倍野HARUKAS<br>• 6白熊咖啡廳<br>• 7台中市第四信 …

[冒牌生] 9張圖讓你從頭到尾了解「#」到底有何用途又該如何活用

「#」Hashtag主題標籤最近成為顯學,尤其是在臉書、Instagram,很多貼文裡都有主題標籤,在國內外更有許多網路紅人,喜歡在貼文下方標記一長串主題標籤。 翻攝自atlasandmason Instagram 有些網路行銷人把這件事當作萬靈丹,只要加註了主題標籤,就能提升觸及和曝光。前陣子我收 …