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The 5-Hour Rule Is Used By The World's Most Successful People

Think of someone who epitomizes a successful career. Bill Gates? Oprah? Elon Musk? A healthy chunk of the names that come to mind are people who …

Bill Gates

Best Accessories for Raspberry Pi

We love the Raspberry Pi! It's a great learning tool, part of a great DIY home automation setup, is a very capable HTPC, and can help with almost …

Raspberry Pi

Got $500? Here Are the Smartest Ways to Invest It.

From starting your own online business to using robo-advisors, here are a flurry of ideas to put your money to good use.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose digs into his best top picks for investing $500.<p>The prospects to …

Online Life

Ikea smart blinds confirmed and they're coming to the US

Rumors of smart blinds from Ikea have been circulating for a couple of weeks. On Wednesday, an Ikea representative confirmed to CNET that they exist and they're launching globally in 2019.<p>Opening the blinds with a voice command is one of the unique tricks of the CNET Smart Home, but our Lutron …

LED Lighting

8 Work Habits Found in Extremely Valuable Employees

How do you define a valuable employee? Is it experience or maybe work ethic? Do you see competence in a specific area as the be-all and end-all of determining employee value?<p>What about soft skills? Do they hold the same value when interviewing for a rock star engineer or strategist position? Well, …

Emotional Intelligence

Making a Lantern Prop in EVA Foam in Four Hours

Bill Doran of Punished Props Academy has posted a project and video for making an EVA foam lantern prop with flickering (programmable) LED light strips inside. Bill had one day before DragonCon to complete the build and accomplished it in four hours.<p>Being a pro prop maker, Bill had most of the …

Dragon Con

How to Save Money

We all need savings, whether for emergencies, life goals, or retirement. Here's a complete guide to boosting your cash reserves for the near term as …

Retirement Planning

These Are the 35 Top Bodyweight Ab Exercises to Chisel Your Core

While it's true that decreasing belly fat comes down to your diet, once your waist is lean, you'll want to reveal a strong, chiseled core. You don't need equipment to make that happen! These are the best bodyweight moves to get you a six-pack. Choose five or more to create your own core-carving …

Workouts

Raspberry Pi Aquaponic And Hydroponic Control Board

A new powerful Raspberry Pi 3 interface board has been created to provide an easy way to use the mini PC for aquaponic and hydroponic projects. Watch …

Raspberry Pi

Coding Concepts! Cyclomatic Complexity

Cyclomatic what? Even spell check doesn't recognise the word, but it's a super useful software metric for understanding how your software …

Complexity

6 qualities that will get you noticed in the workplace

When it comes to work, the last thing you want to be is another cog in the wheel — you’d much rather stand out.<p>You want to be the first person your …

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

Employment

This device will have you ditching your massage therapist

Someone came up with a massage kit that could have you kicking your foam roller to the curb. The 'Whole Body Kit' keeps balls in place so that you …

Massage Therapy

How programming will change over the next 10 years: 5 predictions

A universal language and AI-based systems could revolutionize developer work in the future.<p>Developers working in the field for even just a few years …

Software Development

You Really Can Charge Your Phone With a 9 Volt Battery

In a power outage, a 9 volt battery can give your phone enough juice to make a call or send a few texts. You may have seen this hack before, but it …

IPhone 7

Planning Doesn’t Have to Be the Enemy of Agile

Planning has long been one of the cornerstones of management. Early in the twentieth century Henri Fayol identified the job of managers as to plan, organize, command, coordinate, and control. The capacity and willingness of managers to plan developed throughout the century. Management by Objectives …

Agile Development

$45 accessory adds a gigabit Ethernet port to any room in 5 seconds

Mesh wireless systems these days are so much faster and more reliable than they were a few short years ago. Even regular Wi-Fi routers have come a …

TP-Link

Top 5 TensorFlow and ML Courses for Programmers

If you are curious about Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, and Machine Learning, then I am sure you have heard about TensorFlow, Google’s …

Machine Learning

The Best 20-Minute Bodyweight Back Workout for Busy Guys

Most of us spend our days hunched over computers, phones, and steering wheels. You feel the toll. It shuts down your glutes, rounds your shoulders, …

Workouts

Making CO2-Powered Race Cars

When I was a kid, messing around with CO2 cartridges for use in rocket propulsion was strictly verboten. I had a friend who proved the caution a worthy one when he blew off part of a finger trying to stuff ground match heads into an empty cartridge.<p>But as with many things that are dangerous, C02 …

20 Gifts Under $20 DIYers Will Love

You don’t have to spend a lot of money on a gift that will make your favorite DIYer’s day. Here are 20 great ideas for less than 20 bucks.<p>A …

DIY

These Are The Disruptive Technologies That Will Affect Your Industry

Disruption is a hard subject to cover sometimes. The change, the intersections, the arguments about what is and is not disruption. Often it is helpful to step back and really see what is happening, where things are going and who is doing what. Richard Watson, a leading futurist and scenarios …

Imperial College London

How Does Your Boss Stand Up To Google's Latest 'Best Manager' Qualities -- And How Can You Respond?

Recently, Google reported the updated results of its Project Oxygen. Begun in 2008, the project sought to list the qualities of the company’s best managers. The updated list provides an opportunity for Google’s or other companies’ managers to reflect on their own performance. This article takes a …

Leadership

SWOT Analysis

This tool is intended for individual use only.<p>Publication Date: <b>July 28, 2015</b><p>Why do a SWOT analysis? Information about both the external environment and your organization's internal capabilities is crucial to informing your goals and strategy and making the right business decisions. If you are at …

Management

Apple veteran critiques tech’s flawed drive to solve healthcare

A number of tech companies are excited about the possibility of revolutionizing healthcare. However, a long-time Apple veteran believes that the “fast fail” approach employed by many Silicon Valley startups is fundamentally at odds with the requirements of digital health.<p>Interestingly, while her …

Digital Health

The best home security system you can install yourself

Secure your home without breaking the bank<p>The do-it-yourself home security market has exploded over the past couple of years and for good reason. It’s now possible to install a fully monitored security system in your home in as little as 15 minutes and for hundreds of dollars less than it would …

Home Automation

DIY Raspberry Pi Pocket Projector Project

Using a Raspberry Pi Zero W YouTuber Novaspirit Tech released a new video yesterday reviewing MickMake’s Raspberry Pi Zero W pocket projector. Check …

Raspberry Pi

The Most Popular Garage Organization Systems And How To Build Them

The garage is probably the most cluttered and least organized space in the house and that’s because nobody really focuses enough on this area or on …

Home

Fans rejoice: Subscription-free streaming for NFL games

NEW YORK (AP) — The good news for football fans: It's going to be much easier to watch NFL games online this year.<p>The league is finally dropping a requirement that viewers sign in with a cable or satellite subscription, in hopes of expanding its online audience at a time when TV ratings are …

TV Ratings

4 Ways to Get Unstuck at Work and in Life

We all face challenges sometimes. Luckily, the brain is well-equipped to deal with tough times.<p>This story originally appeared on Ellevate<p>We all face challenges sometimes. We’re assigned to a project that we don’t feel competent to handle. Something happens at home that we were not expecting. We’re …

Self-help