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Greenhouse Raises $7.5M To Engineer How Startups Recruit…Engineers

Uber, Pinterest, Snapchat and BuzzFeed all share a not-so-secret weapon in the talent wars: Greenhouse. The recruitment optimization SaaS turns hiring into a science, and guides them through where to source job candidates, what to ask interviews, how to score responses. Now Greenhouse has raised a …

How IBM's Smart Chip Will Revolutionize Technology | Inc.com

To Catch a Thief<p>When the idea was proposed six years ago, IBM and university researchers felt the purpose of creating the chip should be to mimic human biology, which is more efficient than computers at doing certain things, like spotting patterns. Unlike a conventional microprocessor, TrueNorth …

Artificial Intelligence

The FDA has approved a less intrusive, less painful replacement for a colonoscopy exam

Even though colorectal cancer is the third-most common cancer diagnosed in the US, an estimated 23 million Americans between the ages of 50 to 75 don’t get screened for it despite professional recommendations that they do. If you’ve ever had a colonoscopy, you would understand why. And if you …

Cancer

Acer’s Tegra K1-Powered Chromebook Boasts Up To 13 Hours Of Battery Life

Acer is doing a new Chromebook, and they’re doing it up big! The new hardware is powered by Nvidia’s Tegra K1 processor, which the graphics and chip-maker has been promoting as a graphics-friendly chipset for Android smartphones and tablets, but this is the first time it’s powering a Chromebook. …

Boy chosen as 'Receiver' learns to feel in 'The Giver'

'The Giver': how it feels to be the one who feels<p><b>The Giver</b><p>Sci-Fi Drama. Starring Brenton Thwaites, Jeff Bridges and Meryl Streep. Directed by Philip Noyce. (PG-13. 94 minutes.)<p>In the post-apocalypse, order is all-important. We know this, not only because that makes intuitive sense, but because, …

Books

New crowdfunding site gets YouTubers a regular paycheck

Jack Conte says he’s earning over $60,000 a year making music videos for his YouTube channel, and he wants to help other artists do the same. Launched in May, his crowdfunding platform Patreon aims to get YouTube personalities get paid for the things they make—great and small.<p>Unlike Kickstarter, …

Crowd Funding

Trick Photography and Special Effects Ebook and Video Course | Photography Ebooks

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

Bottle Design Brain Melter: The Handle is the Spout, the Opening is on the Bottom, the Inside and the Outside Are the Same Surface

That there is the Klein Bottle, first conceived of in 1882 by German mathematician Felix Klein. Klein's "non-orientable surface," as it's called in …

Wine

Microsoft to open Windows stores within Best Buy

SEATTLE - Microsoft said it would open 500 special stores within existing Best Buy stores in the United States selling exclusively Windows-based tablets and computers and other Microsoft products in an effort to revitalize sales of its flagship operating system.<p>The world's largest software company, …

Profit
Agriculture

Humorous Photos of Dogs Dressed Like Humans

They say dog owners that endear themselves totally to their canine pets eventually look like them, and vice versa. The theme of humanizing the …

The magic that is Kodak Tri X.

The wonderful Kodak Tri X film!<p>Time was when the technology we have today was unheard of and photographers working with their cameras and in their …

How to Make any Galette (or Crostata) in 7 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: With these 7 steps, you won't need a recipe to make rustic, free-form fruit tarts -- through summer and</i> …

Baking