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Nasa's New Horizons probe in final countdown to Pluto flyby

Next Tuesday, more than nine years after leaving Earth, Nasa’s probe will make history as the first spacecraft ever to reach the distant dwarf planet<p>Nine years after it left Earth, Nasa’s New Horizons spacecraft will on Tuesday become the first probe to reach Pluto, the mysterious icy world at the …

Unity - does indie gaming's biggest engine have an image problem?

Chief executive John Riccitiello explains why being popular with small independent studios is a mixed blessing<p>Most people who play video games have played a game made with Unity – even if they don’t know it. Originally launched in 2005, this adaptable, cross-platform game engine is freely available …

50+ incredible freebies for web designers, June 2015

New projects are being released all the time that make us excited, curious, inspired and sometimes a little bit jealous. Today we continue our …

Learn JavaScript and Up Your Photoshop Game

You’re a Photoshop master. You have your preferences perfected, the menus memorized. You’re a Wacom wielding wizard. Or are you? If you use Photoshop …

New Photos Of Mysterious Bright Spots On Ceres Are The Sharpest Yet

Those weird bright spots on Ceres just got... even weirder.<p>NASA on Wednesday released new photos of the dwarf planet, which sits between Mars and Jupiter in our solar system's asteroid belt. The images show the faraway world's cratered surface -- and a mysterious cluster of glowing spots -- in …

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A computer student LOVES using Windows 10 on a new 2015 MacBook

He likes to play Windows PC games so he promptly loaded Windows 8.1 on it using a feature called Bootcamp, which lets a Mac switch back and forth between Windows and OS X.<p>A few days ago, he thought, what the heck? He'd try the as yet-unfinished preview version of Windows 10, and surprise!<p>He found …

Microsoft, Welcome To The Open World

As Microsoft enters its forties, the company is going through a major transformation. Call it the impact of leadership change, evolving market dynamics, or even mid-life crisis as the skeptics would describe it, Microsoft is certainly not the same company. At the recently concluded Build …

Booking.com Wasn't Powerful Enough: It's Now Getting More Sway With Hotels

If hotels and European regulators are already concerned about Booking.com’s clout with hotels, they’ll now have to consider that Booking.com is …

NASA to replace Rovers by new breed of bouncing robots for future Mars mission

NASA – Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley and NASA are trying to create a robust robot that can soon replace the rovers on regular …

Sonar-equipped treadmill changes speed based on how you run

I'm not exactly a gym rat, but I do sometimes take a trot on a treadmill at my gym. One of my least favorite parts of that activity is getting the speed just right. Sometimes I hit the up button so many times that once the contraption gets up to speed, I'm running out of sheer fear that I'm going …

The Microsoft Band Is the Wearable Nobody’s Talking About

When Microsoft quietly announced its first wearable last fall, I didn’t expect to be impressed by the modest-looking fitness device. After all, the company doesn’t have a history of producing lust-worthy, innovative consumer products like its competitor Apple.<p>But it turns out the Band is easily one …

4 Ways To Improve Customer Experience Using Data

<i>Sara Vera is a data scientist at</i> <i>Insightly</i><i>, a CRM and project management tool.</i><p>In marketing, data is power. Surveys of marketers across industries suggest that brands of all shapes and sizes have hopped on the big data bandwagon. The Direct Marketing Association found that 84 percent of respondents …

7 Ways To Visualise Data Without Excel

Everyone procrastinates. Since the dawn of time, people have been putting things off.<p>Sometimes, procrastinating is harmless. Take for instance the …

35 New Awesomely Design Premium Themes 3 March 2015

There are hundreds of new premium website themes come out daily, but finding one that’s perfect always seems to be a challenge. To make it easier to …

The 5 Pillars of Interaction Design

<b>Limit user choices —</b> This is probably the hardest step, but you must minimize the actions available to users. Always ask yourself if all the choices are critical for that moment in time. If not, separate it for another conversation.<p><b>Pay attention to micromoments —</b> A micromoment is when a person …

The Running MP Returns to the Chicago Marathon

2012 Boston champ Wesley Korir is the only Kenyan Parliament member in Sunday’s race.<p>It’s not that Wesley Korir doesn’t want to win. When the 2012 Boston Marathon champion toes the line at this Sunday’s Chicago Marathon, he won’t automatically concede victory to presumptive favorites Kenenisa …

NASA astronomer finds first Earth-sized planet in habitable zone

The search for a new Earth outside the solar system seems to be nearing its end. NASA's Ames Research Center astronomer Thomas Barclay has found a …

The Exercise Habits Of Successful Dieters

Exercise and diet usually best, but some maintain weight loss with less activity.<p>Since its establishment in 1994, the National Weight Control Registry has been one of our most valuable sources of information on people who manage to lose significant amounts of weight and keep it off. In all, the …

5 Core Workouts for Stronger Running

A strong core will help you hold proper running form longer.<p><i>Zach asks: I don't know that I'm what you'd call a beginner, but I think I am. I was just wondering if you could recommend some strength and core training for me? I've always neglected this part of fitness because I hate going to the gym,</i> …

The Ultimate (Free) Virus Protection Guide

So you got caught with your pants down on the Internet (figuratively, folks) and contracted a virus. That sucks. Or maybe you were wearing protection …

How to Book Travel Online for Less

With clear skies and rising temperatures around the country, the summer travel season is nearly upon us. And unless you've got money to burn or a …

Breathing Smarter For Better Performance

During any form of physical exertion, most people don't think about breath until they're gasping for it. The most advanced exercisers among us are …

Infographic: The Multi-Screen Experience

Cloud-based marketing firm Monetate breaks down user behavior based on type of device, and provides insight into the new phenomenon of simultaneous …

Your First 10K

Take your training up a notch with a 6.2-mile challenge.<p>Every year, tens of thousands of runners flock to popular spring and summer 10K events such as the Crescent City Classic in New Orleans, the Bolder Boulder in Colorado, and in my hometown of Atlanta, the Peachtree Road Race, which I've run 35 …

Find Zen Through Running

To achieve bliss as a runner, you need to tame your “monkey mind.”<p>If you could eavesdrop on a runner's internal monologue, it might sound like this: Forgot my sunglasses. Pretty bird. Should've worn another layer. What's for dinner? Hill! New shoes feel good. Pasta? Gotta buy pasta. And olive oil. …