Zoltán Belső

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It’s 2018 and USB Type-C is still a mess

USB Type-C was billed as the solution for all our future cable needs, unifying power and data delivery with display and audio connectivity, and ushering in an age of the one-size-fits-all cable. Unfortunately for those already invested in the USB Type-C ecosystem, which is anyone who has bought a …

Gear & Gadgets

#ChangedByMeToo

Michelle Kondrich<p>NBC News’ THINK asked men and women in different professions across the U.S. how the #MeToo movement has changed the way they interact with people at work — if at all. This is a sampling of those responses:<p>May.30.2018<p>Scroll, swipe, orDown Arrow Keykey to start<p>Since allegations of …

Business Administration

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood With Different Appearances and Uses

As wood is one of the most widely-used materials in the world, architects are accustomed to being able to easily obtain sawn wood at a nearby store. …

Woodworking

The Robot Assault On Fukushima

The night before the mission, Kenji Matsuzaki could not sleep. For more than a year, Matsuzaki and a team of engineers had been developing their …

Nuclear Energy

Building a PHP Framework: Part 1 - Why? Seriously, Why?

There are a tremendous amount of great PHP frameworks. Off the top of my head I can think of several: Laravel, Symfony, Yii, Slim, Cake, etc. Yet, …

Server-side vs client-side rendering in React apps

In this tutorial, we will take a deeper look at the two types of rendering for web apps: server-side and client-side. I will walk you through basic …

Next step Git for those that already know add and commit

When I first started using Git a while back it seemed pretty straight forward although I had to get used to the disconnected nature of Git which is …

Learn How to Fold a World-Record-Setting Paper Airplane

Growing up with six brothers, John Collins got really good at folding paper planes.<p>"Anything you can beat your siblings at is good," he says.<p>But he …

Unit-testing: best practices

<i>This post was originally published in my blog smartpuffin.com.</i><p>I have unit-tested my code for many years.<p>While building a GIS-system, we really cared …

Why Python devs should use Pipenv

<i>This article was co-written with Jeff Triplett.</i> <br>read more

PyCharm: Python IDE for Professional Developers

Today, Python has become a popular high-level programming language for general-purpose programming. It is easy to learn and it has clean syntax and …

Securing Drupal: Storing API Tokens in Lockr

As seen in the recent Uber hack, storing secrets such as API tokens in your project repository can leave your organisation vulnerable to data …

Deep Learning, Quintessentially

Five thought-provoking perspectives on Deep Learning<p><i>This article is a reboot for our Quintessentially series. Corsair’s Institute is committed to</i> …

Algorithms: Coding a linked list in python

So next in the algorithm section we are going to write a linked list using python. If you don’t know what is linked list you can read it here.<p><b>A</b> …

Sony’s giant, $700 e-paper tablet is a great example of Weird Sony

Huge screen, huge price<p>For years, science fiction has promised that one day, technology will make paper obsolete. Instead of carrying around folders of dead trees and bulky books, we’ll use miraculous tablets instead that can store a limitless amount of information and knowledge in a single, …

An introduction to Python on Android

There are many reasons that you might want to start Android development. Building an app that will make you rich and change the world is only one motivation; others include learning to code, building tools that you can use yourself or even just having fun and impressing others. Programming is a …

Ask Ethan: Is There Any Such Thing As Pure Energy?

Energy plays a tremendous role, not only in our technology-rich daily lives, but in fundamental physics as well. The chemical energy stored in gasoline gets converted into kinetic energy that propels our vehicles, while the electrical energy from our power planets gets converted into light, heat …

Physics

Parallel worlds – science or sci-fi? | Cosmos

<b>David Wallace was still in high school</b> when he first encountered the notion of parallel universes. To a British teenager hooked on science fiction …

Ask Ethan: What If Gravity Isn't Really Fundamental?

Ever since Newton first put forth his theory of universal gravitation, it’s been accepted that the same forces governing gravitation here on Earth also govern motion and formation of the planets, stars, galaxies and even larger-scale structures in the Universe. As our scientific understanding …

Physics

Are Dark Matter, Dark Energy Real? New Theory Of Gravity Says No

The hunt for dark matter and dark energy — the mysterious stuff that scientists believe make up 95 percent of the universe — has so far been …

'No Man's Sky' Subreddit Goes Full 'Mr. Robot' To Poke Fun At Hello Games

Yesterday morning, the official account of Sean Murray, the creator of <i>No Man’s Sky</i> and Hello Games chief, tweeted: “No Man’s Sky was a mistake.”<p>The tweet was quickly taken down, but what followed was even more bizarre. I inquired as to whether the account had been hacked, and was told by Hello …

No Man's Sky

3tags.org is coming soon

IBM launches quantum computing for the rest of us

Soon Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won’t be the only semi-average person who can talk a good quantum computing game.<p>On Wednesday, IBM …

Quantum Computing

This physicist has a groundbreaking idea about why life exists

Why does life exist?<p>Popular hypotheses credit a primordial soup, a bolt of lightning, and a colossal stroke of luck.<p>But if a provocative new theory is correct, luck may have little to do with it. Instead, according to the physicist proposing the idea, the origin and subsequent evolution of life …

Hungary's Tokaji: The Oldest of the Old World Wine

Furmint vineyards at Disznoko winery in Tokaji.<p>In the wine world we talk about the old world and the new world. The old world is basically Europe - France, Germany, Italy, Spain, etc. The new world is just about everywhere else - the U.S., Australia, South America, South Africa. I am standing in …

3D Robotics' New Drone Wants to Bring Moviemaking to the Sky

"We've turned Spielberg into software"<p>Chris Anderson's pitch for the new Solo drone by 3D Robotics comes down to this: "Don't fly the drone. Fly the camera."<p>Solo, a $999 drone unveiled today and set to come out in May, isn't a toy made for users to enjoy the thrill of flight. To hear Anderson tell …

Drones

Why do we have allergies?

Allergic reactions to everything from pollen to peanuts make life a misery for millions. But why does our body over-react to seemingly benign intruders? Carl Zimmer reports.<p>For me, it was hornets.<p>One summer afternoon when I was 12, I ran into an overgrown field near a friend’s house and kicked a …

Immunotherapy

Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

Imagine if all you needed to put out fire was a subwoofer. It's an idea that has been toyed with, theoretically, over the years -- DARPA demonstrated an acoustic extinguisher in 2012, following prior experiments from other researchers. Now, for the first time, a handheld extinguisher exists that …

Engineering

5 Common Morning Routine Mistakes

For many of us, the morning doesn’t seem like it’s anything important. The time between your initial wakeup and your arrival to the office is usually …

Pi Day Deals, Freebies, and Events for Math Lovers and Haters Alike

This Saturday is not only Pi Day (3.14), but it's the Pi Day of the Century (3.14.15). Accompanying the big day are tons of activities for math nerds …