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1204: The Sack of Constantinople

In 1204 CE the unthinkable happened and Constantinople, after nine centuries of withstanding all comers, was brutally sacked. Even more startling was …

25 Trips to Take During Your Lifetime

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Travel

The Internet of Things is being used to launch massive cyberattacks

But there's a darker side to the so-called Internet of Things: A massive army of infected IoT devices is one of the most effective ways to launch massive cyberattacks.<p>"There's so much enthusiasm for connected devices," Ted Harrington, Executive Partner at Independent Security Evaluators, told …

Cyber-attacks

Panama Papers Have Had Historic Global Effects — and the Impacts Keep Coming

On April 7, 14 large blue letters quietly disappeared from the outer walls of an office building in an exclusive neighborhood in northern San …

Scientists still can’t answer this one basic question about sleep

Reuters<p>We all do it. We all like it. We all need more of it.<p>We've known for decades that sleep is important. Without it, we'd all be a cranky, sick …

5 Dude Beauty Trends That Prove Men Are Upping Their Grooming Game

And here we were thinking guyliner was the boldest men would go into the beauty realm... From the ever-popular man bun to completely decorated …

Hairstyling

10 New Fall Books That Should Be On Your Nightstand

I can't wait to get my hands on all of these books! From the soul-soothing words of Brene Brown to the historical observations of Margo Jefferson, there's something here for everyone.<p><i>Rising Strong</i> by Brene' Brown -- Getting back up after failing is the theme of Brown's newest book of inspiration. …

Find Your Flower Power: Arrange like a Pro

<i>We’ve partnered with Stella Artois to host Genius Recipes dinners in some of our favorite cities across the country.</i> <i>Today, our Art Director, Alexis Anthony, shows you three quick flower arrangements to top off your table.</i><p>Our Art Director Alexis shows how to build three different centerpieces.<p>With …

Color Management

Dark Patterns: inside the interfaces designed to trick you

<i>Harry Brignull is a London, UK-based independent user experience designer with a PhD in cognitive science. He is also the founder of Dark Patterns, which is dedicated to, in his words, "naming and shaming websites that use deceptive user interfaces." This article is based on a presentation he gave</i> …

Learn to Code

How to Choose a Stack<p>By Sarah June Fischer on June 19, 2018<p>We get this question a lot: “How do I choose which Code 401 course to take?” Here’s how we …

Computer Science