Richard Houle

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New site gives iPhone users a massive list of Siri voice commands

When Siri was first introduced as a beta product alongside the launch of 2011’s iPhone 4S, people couldn’t wait to get their hands on Apple’s new …

This AI expert says that a robot economy will force us to give people unconditional free money

At least, that's what data scientist and artificial intelligence expert Jeremy Howard believes.<p>According to Howard, <b>the pool of displaced workers will just keep growing exponentially, and the solution is to level the playing field.</b><p>Howard delivered this argument in a recent panel discussion held at …

How Much Money Would It Take To Be Batman?

Is it possible to be Batman? Okay, better question, who could afford the technology to be Batman? Could we even make much of what we see being used …

How to write wine tasting notes

See Andrew Jefford's six point guide on how to write wine tasting notes with enough description to make them interesting, but without baffling those …

The 25 best restaurants in Napa

Headed to Napa? You're going to need to plan your meals.<p>There are a LOT of Napa restaurants and a lot of small towns that make up Napa Valley and Sonoma as a whole, and it can be hard to make decisions - especially when you only have two or three opportunities to eat well in between all that wine …

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This talented Apple fan turned her portfolio into a beautiful paper MacBook

Most creative and designer types travel around with two things perpetually tucked under their arms: their portfolios, and their MacBooks. Vienna-based fashion designer Eva Zar decided to consolidate the two: her portfolio <i>is</i> a MacBook, at least in appearance.<p>Basing her design not just on the …

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ITD ProTec Technology

Together with schoeller®, SCOTT developed ITD ProTec to provide higher abrasion resistance than regular fabrics.<p>SCOTT is proud to introduce the ITD …

Extend the life of your MacBook power adapter with Python

There's no question that over time, power adapter cables can wear and fray. Replacing them isn't cheap — $80 for a new Apple-branded adapter. For …

You Can Buy That Magic '100 Water Balloons in a Minute' Rig Soon

Remember that amazing invention from earlier this year that let you fill and seal 100 water balloons in just a minute—without having to tie a single …

China Has a Dwarf Amusement Park

In 2009, an amusement park opened with a very strange theme: little people. While human rights groups have called it exploitative, performers say it …