Brian Rogers

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Build a Raspberry Pi-Powered Laptop Inside a Lunch Box

The Raspberry Pi's a great little computer for all kinds of projects, but it's not particularly portable. Instructables user agent036 decided the …

10 Ways Introverts Interact Differently With The World

Introverts and extraverts may seem the same on the surface, but if you look at the way they respond to life's everyday occurrences, differences begin to emerge.<p>Last month, for example, Science of Us writer Melissa Dahl reported on findings from psychologist Brian Little's latest book on personality …

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25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s collapse: How it’s fall led to the world we know.

On a Sunday afternoon 25 years ago, as a <i>Boston Globe</i> reporter, I strolled through the rubble of what had been the Berlin Wall, wondering how I might …

Learn to Build Android Apps with This Curated Collection of Courses

Want to experience the fame, fortune, or at least fun of making your own apps? Online learning hub SlideRule has sifted through many of the best free …

Sing along to 'All About That Base' Star Wars parody

Team Unicorn covers Meghan Trainor's pop song with an Imperial touch, complete with dancing Stormtroopers, Darth Vader corsets and plenty of droids.<p>Get ready to experience an intergalactic earworm that would please even Jabba the Hutt. Nerdist and the geek girl group Team Unicorn turn "All About …

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Wet Shaving 101

Introduction: Wet Shaving 101<p>If you've pruchased razors lately, you've probably noticed how expensive they have gotten. $32.99 for a pack of 8 …

How to Shave With a Safety Razor (with Pictures)

With the cost of razors and blade cartridges rising sharply, many men are turning to cheaper and more refined ways of shaving. The double-edged …

Learn How to Shave Like Your Grandpa | The Art of Manliness

Proper shaving has become a lost art. Today’s average male has no clue about the fine art of the traditional wet shave that their grandfathers and …

Nick Chubb's high school coach not surprised at all

Running back Nick Chubb scores during Georgia's game with Arkansas on Saturday in Little Rock.<p>Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press.<p>Georgia …

50 Things Every Man Should Realize

20th Century Fox<p>Hungry for some little nuggets of wisdom? Need a few easily digestible rules to live by? Well, my friends, you have come to the right …

AH Primetime: The Low-Down On Some Of Android's Built-In Secret Codes

Android is most well-known, by some of the more ‘poke around to find the nifty things’ people for the easter eggs and secrets. The most viewed secret …

Inside the Failed Raid to Save Foley and Sotloff

In June, two teams of F.B.I. agents travelled to separate locations in Europe to interview two men who had been prisoners of the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham, or <i>ISIS</i>. Both former hostages had been held in northern Syria and were released for reasons that have not been publicly acknowledged. …

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Deal With It, Headbangers — Babymetal Is Here

On Saturday, Aug. 9, more than 40,000 people descended upon Montreal's Parc Jean-Drapeau for the first day of Heavy Montreal, North America's biggest heavy metal festival. The main draw was headliner Metallica; respected veterans in Anthrax, Voivod and Overkill; and upstarts like Municipal Waste …

If Andy Dwyer Quotes Were Motivational Posters

Because we all need an inspirational leader.

Cocoa farmers trying chocolate for the first time is a must watch

You would think that chocolate is universal. Something that is everywhere, that everyone can enjoy. It's not. There are people who have never tried …

The US bombing its own guns perfectly sums up America’s total failure in Iraq

When President Obama announced US airstrikes in Iraq, most observers understood that the US would be bombing members of ISIS. What many did not know was that, in a twist of such bitterly symbolic irony that it could only occur in the Middle East, the US would also be bombing hundreds of millions of …

At First I Was Confused. By The End I Knew This Was The Coolest Invention Ever.

I thought this was a joke at first. The more he showed it off, though, the more I knew that I needed one. This is one invention that should be in …

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Ultimate urban bike sports built-in lock, auto gear shift

A competition to create the Ultimate Urban Utility Bike inspires a sweet, high-tech ride that improves on the urban biking experience.<p>Hello, bicycle commuters. Look at your bike. Now look at the Ultimate Urban Utility Bike. Now back to your bike. Now back to the UUUB. Sadly, your bike isn't the …

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Hemingway, the Webapp that Helps You Proofread, Is Now on Desktop

Windows/Mac: We're fans of Hemingway because the syntax highlighting makes it easy to glance at a block of text and edit for specific parts of …

Web Applications

My Life with Piper: From Big House to Small Screen

The other true story behind ‘Orange Is the New Black’<p><b>By Larry Smith</b><p><b>I was 29 years old</b> and living the dream, or at least my version of it, when …

GoTenna creates a cell network out of thin air anywhere on Earth

The Brooklyn-based startup is offering a solution for off-the-grid travelers who need low-cost connectivity for their smartphone -- and it doesn't rely on satellites.<p>Radio frequency engineering is really hard. It's truly a black art."<p>Daniela Perdomo, GoTenna CEO

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Capturing Bullet Time on Film with 364 Separate Pinhole Cameras

What kind of project would you dedicate six months of your life to? For photographer Brandon Griffiths, the answer was “pinhole bullet time …

7 Places in Georgia You Have to Visit That You Didn't Know Existed

Georgia is one of the most beautiful places in the country when it comes to scenery. Here are 7 places in Georgia that you need to visit while you’re …

DIY Coffee Can Pop-Up Ring Flash

Want to give your little munchkin the supermodel ring flash lighting treatment, but all you have is a dSLR with a pop-up flash? Or even a …

21 Things You Didn't Know About In-N-Out

Have you tried the "Monkey Style" burger yet? And no, I don't mean Animal Style.

10 Life Lessons From A Navy Seal. I Will Always Remember #4.

Naval Admiral William H. McRaven returned to his alma mater last week and spoke to the graduates with lessons he learned from his basic SEAL training.<p>…