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You Can Arrange Your Wi-Fi Networks in Order of Preference

Whenever I’m out and about with my laptop, usually at a coffee shop or co-working space, I’ll notice some peculiar connectivity issues. My Mac will …

Get the Fancy iMac Pro Cloud Burst Wallpaper

For those who watched the WWDC2017 keynote, you may have noticed during the unveiling of iMac Pro that the hardware shown featured some pretty …

OS X

Proloquo2Go

A voice for those who cannot speak<p>Symbol-supported communication app to promote language development and grow communication skills, from beginning to …

Language Learning

How to Use the Mac Terminal’s Hidden Task Manager to See Background Processes

You’re closing a Terminal window, only to be told that doing so will terminate a running process. Which is confusing, because you didn’t know …

iOS

Short Film Uses Thousands of NASA Photos to Recreate the Moon Landing

There is a ton of evidence that suggests the moon landing wasn’t faked; that much is something that most reasonable people understand. One of the …

Moon Landing

Updating an Arduino and a PI with single git push

Things used in this project<p><b>Hardware components:</b><p>Raspberry Pi 1 Model B+<p>Works with any resin.io supported device<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from CPC<br>• Buy from Adafruit<br>• Buy from …

Arduino

SmartiPi Touch for the Official Raspberry Pi Display

The SmartiPi Touch is currently in stock and shipping from the retailers below.<p>About the SmartiPi Touch<p>The SmartiPi touch is a recent Kickstarter …

Raspberry Pi

Anavex Life Sciences Reports New Data for ANAVEX 2-73 in Neurodevelopmental Disorders Including Angelman Syndrome: Data Presented at Antiepileptic Drug Trials XIV 2017 Conference

NEW YORK, May 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- <b>Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (“Anavex” or the “Company”)</b> (Nasdaq:AVXL), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical …

Make an Autonomous "Follow Me" Cooler

Things used in this project<p><b>Hardware components:</b><p>Cooler<p>×<p>1<p>Medium-Density Fiber (MDF) Board, 1/4-Inch<p>×<p>1<p>Wood, 1"x2"<p>8 Ft<p>×<p>1<p>Wood, 1"x3"<p>8 Ft<p>×<p>1<p>Wheel, …

Making PCB

Creating a double sided PCB with solder mask<p>The PCB I create in this guide is a tiny breakout board for the ATmega88/ATmega168/ATmega328 series of …

Novel tool confers targeted, stable editing of epigenome in human stem cells

Salk Institute scientists have developed a novel technology to correct disease-causing aberrations in the chemical tags on DNA that affect how genes …

Delta rhythmicity is a reliable EEG biomarker in Angelman syndrome: a parallel mouse and human analysis

Abstract<p>Background<p>Clinicians have qualitatively described rhythmic delta activity as a prominent EEG abnormality in individuals with Angelman …

This is the best bread in the world. Here's how to make it

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

LittleBot Arduino Robot Teaches Robotics And Programming (video)

A cute Arduino robot has been created by Slant Robotics called the LittleBot which has been built to enable children to learn more about programming …

Potato Zucchini Fritters Recipe

Coarsely grate potato and zucchini.<p>There should be 1 cup of grated potato and 2 cups of grated zucchini.<p>In a mixing bowl, add grated potato, grated …

Chholey – or Chickpea Curry – Vegetarian

Submitted by Teresa G.<p>This is an Indian vegetarian dish so full of flavour. A meal on its own. We enjoy it over rice but most of all I enjoy it as a …

NASA Image and Video Library

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Making PCBs The Toner Transfer Way

Making your own PCBs is a lot easier than I imagined. Way back in the 80's I gave it a try. It involved marker pens transfer stencils and a whole lot …

Stem cells help researchers identify neuronal defects causing Angelman syndrome

Researchers have used stem cells derived from patients with Angelman syndrome to identify the underlying neuronal defects that cause the rare …

Apple just made its Microsoft Office killer free — here's how to download it

It's not as well-known as Microsoft Word, but Apple makes a complete suite of office apps called iWork that directly competes with Microsoft Office.<p>Now Apple's productivity apps have gone free. On Tuesday, Apple made the latest versions of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for iPhones, iPads, and Mac …

Apple

The complete list of Alexa commands so far

Here are all the things you can ask Alexa to do. (Dad jokes included.)<p>Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa, is infiltrating your home, your beach trips and even your ride to work. Now that there are four ways to interact with Alexa -- with the Tap, Echo and Dot devices, and with the Amazon Fire TV -- …

Amazon

Watch the ESA trace 2 million stars' journey across the skies

Carl Sagan showed how some constellations would change over time as stars move through the universe in his TV series <i>Cosmos</i>. Now the European Space Agency has done something similar, but in a much bigger scale: it has released a video showing 2 million stars' journey across the skies from today …

The best WiFi router (for most people)

<i>By David Murphy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After more than 250 …

28 Grilled Vegetables That Show Meat Who Is Boss

Think veggies are a boring side dish? Please.<p>Anything meat can do ... yeah, you know the rest.<p>Want more ways to love your veggies? Check out of 50 …

Vegetables

Ovid begins phase 1 trial of OV101 in adolescents with Angelman Syndrome/Fragile X Syndrome

Ovid Therapeutics, a privately held biopharmaceutical company committed to developing medicines that transform the lives of people with rare …

Ovid Therapeutics Announces Initiation of Phase 1 Clinical Trial of OV101 for Adolescents with Angelman Syndrome or Fragile X Syndrome

NEW YORK, April 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ovid Therapeutics, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company committed to developing medicines …

Amazon’s Alexa can finally change the color of your lights

Why it matters to you<p>For months, you've been able to turn lights on and off with Alexa, but not much else. Now, you can finally change their …

In This Scifi Short, an Astronaut Is Almost Completely Prepared for His Historic Moment

In Tom Webb’s <i>Hyper Jump</i>, an astronaut prepares for a historic jump into hyperspace with cool, laser-like precision—until he realizes that the entire …

Cool Stuff

Tismoo's pioneerism on personalized therapeutic perspectives for Autism Spectrum Disorder

This week is celebrated the Ninth Annual World Autism Awareness Day. Every year, on April 2, autism organizations around the world celebrate the day …