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Turn an old laptop into a Chromebook-Linux hybrid

With a few minutes and a few free tools, you can resurrect nearly any aging PC with a fresh, fast, Chrome-like interface.<p>Common scenario: You buy a new laptop, thinking you'll sell, donate or hand down the old one... but it never happens. Maybe you don't want to deal with the hassles of Craigslist …

Linux

Chateau Peckham? Changing weather could make UK big wine exporter

An increase in rainfall and temperature look set to transform parts of the UK into perfect growing environments for a number of grape varieties.<p>It …

University College London

This $20 MacBook Plug-In Replacement Is Sheer Genius

Fix your annoying charging cord.<p>Lifehack is an overused term that you shouldn't utter in polite conversation, impolite conversation, on the street, in your home, in public, in private, on the internet, or pretty much anywhere. But we'll make an exception for the Blockhead. It's the power cord …

Genius

The Minix NEO C hub made my tiny MacBook a desktop powerhouse

On launch, Apple’s new MacBook didn’t have much going for it with regard to accessories. Now that USB-C is more familiar to device manufacturers, we’re getting some really powerful plug-in devices, and Minix’s NEO C is no different.<p>The hub plugs into a MacBook’s USB-C port and offers a lot of …

Gear & Gadgets

Teaching Grownups How to Eat

Until the twentieth century, Japanese food was often neither delicious nor nourishing. Junichi Saga, a Japanese doctor who chronicled the memories of elderly villagers from just outside Tokyo, in the nineteen-seventies, found that, in the early years of the century, most families scraped by on a …

Food

Where Big Data Jobs Will Be In 2015

Demand for Computer Systems Analysts with big data expertise increased 89.9% in the last twelve months , and 85.40% for Computer and Information Research Scientists.<p>Demand for Python programming expertise increased 96.9% in big-data related positions in the last twelve months.<p>These and other key …

WITHERING HEIGHTS

We then put the key question:<p>“The central allegation hovering throughout this story is that you and Mahmood either encouraged, permitted or tolerated …