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Teach Yourself Computer Science

If you’re a self-taught engineer or bootcamp grad, you owe it to yourself to learn computer science. Thankfully, you can give yourself a world-class …

Computer Science

Why Learn Functional Programming in JavaScript? (Composing Software)

Note: This is part of the “Composing Software” series on learning functional programming and compositional software techniques in JavaScript ES6+ …

32 Tips to Help You Step Up Your Snapchat Game

Confused by the new Snapchat? These tips make social superstardom a snap.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

11 Sweet Hidden Features Inside Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Nougat is here, but your phone could be stuck on Marshmallow for awhile. Make the most of it.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Radical Candor — The Surprising Secret to Being a Good Boss

<b>Kim Scott,</b> co-founder of Candor, Inc., has built her career around a simple goal: Creating bullshit-free zones where people love their work and …

Middle School

The best free flight simulators

Flight sims with a side of combat<p><i>War Thunder —</i> Windows, MacOS, Linux, PlayStation 4<p>No war stirs as much fascination in the public consciousness as …

Barbecued Chicken

4 Servings<p>Avoid rookie mistakes when it comes to barbecuing chicken. If you apply the sauce too early, it will scorch. And most bottled sauces are too sweet, which is where this vinegary version comes in.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Barbecue Sauce<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>¼ cup tomato paste<p>2 teaspoons …

Free Code Camp

<b>Pros</b><p>Hundreds of hours of coding lessons. Integrates with GitHub. Connects users to nonprofit groups in need of coding volunteers. Offline meetups.<p><b>Cons</b><p>…

5 Thought Experiments That Will Melt Your Brain

Some science is too big, dangerous, or weird to happen in the lab. They may be the most valuable experiments of all.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Play Pong Inside Microsoft Bing

Bored with browsing? How about a quick game of Pong? Or two? Or 12?<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from …

Hydrojet-Powered Personal Pool Pontoon from PVC

Build a DIY hydrojet-powered watercraft for kids that’s perfect for the backyard pool. Kids love to drive the land roving mini cars and trucks you can get at the big box toy stores, now they can head to the water and pilot their own home built pontoon boat. This boat is at a scale and power where …

Build This Inexpensive Linear Actuator from a Glue Stick

A linear actuator is a mechanism that pulls or pushes a load along a straight line. Pneumatic and hydraulic pistons are examples. So are the threaded rods on 3D printers.<p>Commercially available linear actuators can be quite expensive, but now you can build your own with just a few dollars worth of …

Arduino

5 Linear Actuators to Get Your Robot Moving

There are lots of types of actuators on robots. You know, the things that make the robot move and allow it to interact physically with the world … grippers, arms, legs, wheels, etc.<p>Unlike wheels or servo-driven arms, linear actuators operate by pushing or pulling along a straight line. There are …

Robotics

Build This Wind-Up Drag Racer Out of Old CDs

Put those old compact discs to good use with this project you can build with your kids<p>Put those old compact discs to good use with this project you can build with your kids. <i>(Photographs by Devon Jarvis.)</i>

Woodworking

Morning Awesomeness: Random Pics from the Web

Ouija Board Valentine's Day Card

Top 5 Beautiful C++ std Algorithms Examples

Some time ago, I saw an inspiring talk from CppCon 2013: "C++ Seasoning" by Sean Parent. One of the main points of this presentation was <b>not to use</b> …

Authentication Cheat Sheet

Last revision (mm/dd/yy): <b>04/21/2017</b><b><br>English</b> | Spanish<p>Introduction<p><b>Authentication</b> is the process of verification that an individual, entity or website …

Medium

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

WEINER CHECK

Unlock Alert – Indie app of the day

What is Unlock Alert?<p>Unlock Alert is a simple little application that does only one thing. It alerts you when someone is trying to access your phone without authorization. There are a lot of applications that have the capacity to do this, but the feature is generally packaged with a lot more …

Apps

Interesting

Old school ads that definitely wouldn’t make it past the censors nowadays (34 Photos)<p>By: Dustin<p>321 Liked! 52 Disliked 0<p>humor<p>In space, nobody can hear …

Stanford study finds walking improves creativity

Stanford researchers found that walking boosts creative inspiration. They examined creativity levels of people while they walked versus while they …

Cooking/Temp. Control

<b>Lighting A Charcoal Grill</b><p>Here is how to light a charcoal grill. First off, the fuel used for a charcoal grill is either charcoal briquettes or lump …

Cooking

Native Android

18 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

How to Delete Your Accounts From the Internet

Deleting accounts you've created on the internet isn't always easy. Here's how to leave several big-name services, from Facebook and Google to …