Alan Kash

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This Book From the 1930s Can Teach You How to Create a Genuinely Happy Life

This obscure author already understood the lessons of modern happiness science decades ago.<p>What is the most common regret that pains people facing the end of their lives? According to a hospice nurse who has written about her experiences providing end-of-life care, the most common regret of the …

Happiness

My friend @martysimpson went to see #RogueOne. His theater got the "blue screen of death" and that sucks but I'm sorry this is hilarious. https://t.co/rlCJirlEqL

Bricks.js

• No required HTML markup or CSS stylesheet<br>• Minimal, powerful, and readable configuration<br>• Optional resize handling<br>• Optimized handling of dynamically added …

CSS

Swift: CGRect, CGSize & CGPoint

You’re (probably) doing it wrong<p>It’s been about a solid eight months since I first decided to jump completely into the Swift wormhole. Over those …

Objective-C

Hypershoot is a Pinterest-like bookmarking tool for designers

A ‘Pinterest for’ has got to be one of the most over-used shorthand comparisons in tech, along with ‘an Airbnb for’ and ‘an Uber for’, of course.<p>But what can you do when you ask TNW’s lead designer for a second opinion of the revamped Hypershoot and the immediate response is, ‘Oh, it’s like a …

I was an Ivy League admissions officer — here's the most compelling essay I ever read

<i>Editor's note: This story was featured as a blog post on Mentorverse, a college-mentor application company. Nelson Ureña is a co-founder of Mentorverse and a former Cornell University admissions officer.</i><p>It was a Saturday evening and I was doing my shift opening application envelopes at 320 Pinetree …

10 essential Mac utilities

Whenever I set up a new Mac, I install a number of utilities that make me more productive, that save me time, or that protect my data. I bought a new …

British Brand Wants To Revolutionize Fashion By Turning You Into The Designer

The London fashion startup Knyttan rethinks everything from manufacturing to design to give consumers power over their wardrobe.<p>When you get a new shirt or pair of pants, the process is typically the same. Browse your favorite online or brick-and-mortar store, hem and haw over how it makes you look …

Slavery

Web security is totally, totally broken.

Here’s how the blockchain could fix it.<p>Most experienced users of the web know to look for a little lock icon in their address bar if they want to be …

Clever Storage Ideas For Your Spare Room

<i>Lara Sargent, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Guest rooms typically are hybrid areas, absorbing many functions — bedroom, office, den — in a small space. They’re also great places to squeeze in extra storage. Built-in cabinets can house a visitor’s clothes and also be an out-of-season storage area for your own …

Eyelashes

Artwork

Distorta

Cracking WPA/WPA2 Tutorial in Kali Linux

Ethical Hacking<p>12:47 PM Kali Linux, Tutorial, Video<p>When it comes to WiFi security, WPA/WPA2 seems to be more secure and reliable than WEP encryption …

Geothermal Energy Provides a Real Solution to Energy Security

I have a positive vision of Scotland’s future without unconventional gas, and it is not ‘poor, cold and green’, it is ‘safe, warm and thriving’. The …

App Directory: The Best Antivirus App For Mac

While it's relatively unlikely you'll run into malware using the Mac, it's not impossible, and you may want to consider an antivirus tool to protect …

Here's how the Bitcoin economy works

Bitcoin is back in the news this year, and not necessarily for the best reasons. Early in the new year, the price of the virtual currency crashed by 30% in a matter of days. And more recently, a suspected Ponzi scheme disappeared with at least $8.1 million, leaving its Hong Kong customers in the …

Rare Alan Turing journal shows his genius at work

In a beige, nondescript building on the edge of San Francisco's industrial district, rare-books expert Cassandra Hatton opens a black, book-shaped case with gold lettering etched on its cover and spine. Inside is an ordinary-looking journal containing the mathematical musings of a man with …

Mathematics

Sister act: the twins behind Ibeyi

“I want people to appreciate my music, but I’m not that interested in them knowing my face,” says Lisa-Kaindé Díaz, before her bandmate and twin sister Naomi cuts in – <i>“I’m</i> OK with it.” Lisa’s out of luck – even if you ignore the fact that she is preparing to be photographed for our fashion shoot. …

Siblings

City slicker

WAITING for a bus on a drizzly winter morning is miserable. But for London commuters Citymapper, an app, makes it a little more bearable. Users enter …

Some of the reasons mobile backhaul needs to be simplified and unified with SDN & NFV, from @Accedian [SLIDE] http://t.co/6HlAcNftqn

Learn how Northeastern executed one of the most dramatic turnarounds in higher education. Its recipe for success? A single-minded focus on just one list.

How to Game the College Rankings<p>Northeastern University executed one of the most dramatic turnarounds in higher education. Its recipe for success? A …

See Every Single Device Connected to the Internet

A map of every device connected to the Internet shows the wealthiest parts of the world flush with connections, while poor and sparsely populated …

Internet of Things

Wink wants to make great software for the smart home, but first it has to build hardware

Wink, the newly launched smart home spin out of product design shop Quirky, showed off an impressive list of partners and a new hub at an event on …

Team develops tool to better visualize, analyze human genomic data

Scientists at the University of Maryland have developed a new, web-based tool that enables researchers to quickly and easily visualize and compare …

Clinical and Data Solutions Solutions for Life Sciences

Practice Fusion works with every major pharmaceutical company in the United States and we will help develop custom solutions for your needs.<p>Contact …

Life Sciences