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A professor built an AI teaching assistant for his courses — and it could shape the future of education

Ashok Goel needed help.<p>In his regular courses at Georgia Tech, the computer science professor had at most a few dozen students. But his online class had 400 students  —  students based all over the world; students who viewed his class videos at different times; students with questions. Lots and …

5 Ways to Make Your Side Hustle Your Main Gig | Inc.com

How does someone go from working a data entry job in a cubicle to traveling the world working from their laptop? Or how does a software salesman become a tech entrepreneur? How does anyone turn their side hustle into their main hustle?<p>There is a method to the madness--a process for turning that …

Entrepreneurship

This lifehack will completely change the way you cook pasta

Okay, we just found the very thing you’ve been waiting for — and you didn’t even know it. This lifehack will completely change the way you cook …

Capturing the unseen: Sam Forencich's Invisible Oregon

There's no denying it: Oregon is an incredibly beautiful place. So Portland resident Sam Forencich's challenge isn't finding amazing scenes to …

You Just Lost An Hour, Here Are 15-Minute Dinner Recipes To Help

Quick and easy.<p>No matter how mentally prepared we might be for daylight saving time, it still manages to screw us up. Big time. And now that we’re springing forward and losing an hour, we’re going to be feeling a little lost. Luckily, there is help. And it comes in the form of food ― quick, …

Microsoft creates a low-data version of Skype for India

Skype's place as the original gangster of internet messengers means that it's never had to watch its weight, until now. Microsoft has put the app on a diet to announce Skype Lite, a slimmed-down messenger designed for countries like India. You'll win no prizes for guessing that the Android app will …

India

'Overwatch' streamer destroys his in-game imposter

Brian St. Pierre is called Kephrii in the competitive Overwatch scene, and he's known as the highest ranked Widowmaker player in the world. He recently ran into a hacker impersonating his gamer tag and using cheats, but instead of getting mad, the real Kephrii got even. While streaming the match on …

Snail venom provides a new way to treat chronic pain

The Conus regius' venom is bad news for its prey, and it's been proven harmful to humans as well. For instance, a 2009 clinical case describes a diver who had trouble moving his arm for 12 hours after an attack. However, scientists from the University of Utah see hope in the ocean dweller's …

Pain

Motion design: UI and UX Collection

Motion design is intrinsically useful for product design, especially when designing for mobile devices. Even experience designers might have a …

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. I’d sooner sew buttons than prepare or eat brunch on a Sunday, but Kim Severson’s recipe for breakfast carbonara, which …

Recipes

10 Vegetarian Dinners Even Meat-Eaters Will Love

You’ll love these fast, flavorful recipes — and you won’t miss the meat one bit!<p>Whether you’re a vegetarian or just trying to incorporate some meatless meals into your diet, you’ll love these fast, flavorful recipes — and you won’t miss the meat one bit!<p>1. Chinese Vegetable Stir-Fry<p>This hearty …

Engadget giveaway: Win a handcrafted desk set courtesy of Grovemade!

There's something relaxing about a neat and organized work space (at least for some of us). Less clutter can mean less distraction when you're trying to get things done. Grovemade has been helping people in this quest to find workplace zen for over five years, serving up handcrafted home and desk …

Chickpea Tikka Masala from the Slow Cooker

<b>Make the chickpeas:</b> If using dried chickpeas, place in a large bowl and pick through and discard any stones or shriveled chickpeas. Cover with 3 …

Mastercard built a mobile marketplace for farmers in East Africa

More than two billion people across the world continue to stay unbanked. One of the biggest reasons for that exclusion is accessibility. In developing countries in particular, low-income groups tend to get left out of the fold because they don't have access to basic banking services. But now, as …

FinTech

14 Buddha Bowl Recipes That Will Satisfy Every Craving

Tahini sauce over everything.

Meet two nomadic photographers who travel full-time

Plenty of photographers have the words 'travel more' at the top of their list of New Year's resolutions. In fact, when we asked our readers what …

Tuna Recipes

These terrific recipes include grilled niçoise tuna steaks and mustard-seared tuna with shallot cream.

A Cleansing Soup To Reset Your Digestive System

<i>Looking for a simple way to pack in some extra vitamins, fiber, and protein while giving your digestive system a little love?</i> The Ultimate Soup …

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

8 easy vegan bowls that'll add some color to your meals

We love trying new, healthy meals, so when we learned about vegan bowls, we had to look up some recipes! And there are actually *so* many vegan bowl …

Vegan

Kuri home robot can read to your kids and watch your home

You may not have to wait for the likes of ASUS' Zenbo to cross the ocean before you can get an affordable home robot. Mayfield Robotics (one of Bosch's startups) has taken the wraps off Kuri, a 20-inch-tall robot companion that promises to play nicely with your smart home. It can answer questions …

Robotics

Your next home security system could deploy patrol drones

Security cameras are great, but only when they're actually pointed at whatever is going on. With Alarm.com's forthcoming smart security system, however, unexpected events will always be in focus, thanks to a veritable swarm of drone investigators.<p>Alarm has developed a machine learning algorithm, …

Samsung's QLED 4K TVs look better, thanks to metal quantum dots

Here's the truth about most premium non-OLED 4K TVs today: They all look <i>pretty good</i>. But it's the small differences among them that make it tough to choose a new 4K set. As we move into 2017, prepare for those differences to get even more subtle. Case in point: Samsung just announced its new QLED …

Gear & Gadgets

LG's new OLED TVs are so thin they have to be wall mounted

LG has made a habit of wowing us with new 4K OLED TV sets at CES for the past few years, and this year isn't any different. With its insanely thin W-series, the company has managed to outdo its still-impressive G6 "Picture on Glass" TVs. LG's tagline for the W-series 4K sets -- "Picture on Wall" -- …

Dolby Atmos

Mattel's Aristotle is a kid-focused Echo alternative

First there was Alexa, Siri, Cortana and the Google Assistant. Now you can prepare to add Aristotle to that growing list of voice-enabled assistants. Mattel's cheerful AI companion differs from the competition by focusing on children, first and foremost. It's been packaged inside a smart speaker …

Smart Homes

Mohu teases its wireless TV antenna

One thing about cord-cutting and switching to antenna-delivered TV is that some people can't get a good signal near their TV. Mohu's new AirWave antenna solves that by making it wireless. The $150 device just needs to plug into power to catch TV broadcasts, transcode them and stream the video via …

12 vegan recipes so colorful and delicious you'll forget they're vegan

There are tons of good reasons to go vegan. Being vegan is good for the planet, a plant-based diet can make you happier, and, if nothing else, a …

20 of Our Meatiest, Beefiest, and Most Savory Mushroom Recipes

Get ready to celebrate the meatiest vegetable there is because October 15th is National Mushroom Day. No matter which type of mushrooms you like — …

Recipes

The Top 10 Branding Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make - OLBlog

A big part of starting a business is having a plan then having thediscipline to act on it. Being part of a startup isn’t always glamorous, and often …