Eric Gardell

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"Finding Your Passion" Is an Ineffective Way to Live Your Life, Say Scientists

So much for eat, pray, love.<p>When Steve Jobs delivered his commencement speech to Stanford University’s class of 2005, he instructed them to find …

The Shift From 4G to 5G Will Change Just About Everything

Telecom experts are going so far as to herald the arrival of 5G as the advent of the fourth industrial revolution. There are an ever-expanding number …

What Is Consciousness?

Scientists are beginning to unravel a mystery that has long vexed philosophers.<p>Consciousness is everything you experience. It is the tune stuck in …

Consciousness

Photo appears to show mysterious ‘beast’ on the prowl

A mysterious “half human, half animal” creature has been caught on camera after it was said to have savaged two dogs.<p>The beast is reported to have …

Paranormal

This Is What Your Resume Should Include in 2018

It's 2018, and while there have been many technological advances in the past five to 10 years, the dreaded resume is still here to stay.While most …

Employment

Hacking Windows 10: How to Break into Somebody's Computer Without a Password (Exploiting the System)

After a hacker has configured Metasploit on a remote private server, created a resource script for automation, and created a simple payload, he or …

Amazon’s new line ‘YouCopia’ has all of the organization needs for your kitchen from $15

Your kitchen is a place where you prepare food, serve snacks and cook everyday meals, so maintaining organization is a key to success. That’s where Amazon’s YouCopia Brand comes in handy, helping you keep track of kitchen accessories and making your space functional as well as stress-free. This …

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

Machine Learning

Creamy Basil Parmesan Soup

This is a simple soup to have that’s really tasty, cheesy, filling and heavenly by itself. In it lies all our favourite ingredients – macaroni and …

17 Unreal Bars for a Drink You’ll Never Forget

There are many great bars in the world, but only a handful offer an unforgettable experience.<p>Whether it's one of the most breathtaking views in the …

Finish Off Your Summer With a Scream by Watching These 35 Horror Movies on Netflix

Every month, Netflix welcomes a bunch of new titles and tosses out even more, but one thing remains the same: it always has an incredible treasure trove of terrifying horror movies. This Summer has featured some pretty great titles, so there's no better time to hunker down in the safety of your …

7 essential SQL skills that can help you command a higher paycheck

If you’re serious about programming, we've got one word for you: databases.<p>Databases and languages that are used to communicate with databases, like …

How to work flexible hours and make $80,000 a year as a coder

It can take years to become a regular developer that works on large applications like iTunes or Outlook, but you can become a web developer in three …

The Most Drop-Dead Gorgeous Places in Europe

Earth is a gorgeous place and visiting every stunning corner will take a very long time. So start with Europe, and you won’t regret it. It is the …

14 science fiction, fantasy, and horror books to read this August

Space opera, vikings, and epic fantasies<p>Summer is in full swing, which means that there’s plenty of time to grab a book and head outdoors to enjoy the sun and warm weather — at least here in Vermont, where the outdoor temperatures haven’t quite topped 90 degrees yet.<p>I helped cover San Diego …

LaTeX Math in Office

For a while now it’s been possible to switch Word’s math input mode from UnicodeMath to LaTeX. We didn’t advertise this highly requested feature …

OneNote features you may not be using, but should be using!

Microsoft OneNote is an excellent tool for gathering information and collaborating with other users online. While many versions of OneNote are …

The 50 Most Unforgettable Things You Have to Do Abroad Before You Die

Lists get a bad wrap, especially in the realm of travel, where ditching set plans and itineraries can lead to the greatest adventures. But with a …

Travel

The expert's guide to the perfect meat barbecue

Everything you need to know about grilling meat, from fuel to two-zone cooking, by Hawksmoor’s executive chef. Plus recipes for pre-meat-fest snacks and sauces to go alongside<p>Barbecue, at its most basic, is an alchemy of wood, smoke and meat, so the fuel you use can dramatically affect flavour. …

BBQ

The Coolest Attractions in Europe That Not Enough People Visit

There are certain <i>de rigueur</i> spots you’re obligated to hit on your first trip to a big European city. The Louvre in Paris, Big Ben in London, the …

The Science That Makes Car Engines Sound So Different

The physics of engine notes, explained.<p><b>What separates a Porsche flat-six from a Toyota Avalon V-6</b>—aside from the bank angle, the power output, the engine location, and your interest in owning one? At full throttle, the Porsche belts out an aggressive mechanical rasp while the Avalon mutters a …

Here are 100 PowerPoint shortcuts that'll make your life a lot easier

Well, get ready to be even fancier (and more productive) because we've curated 100 of the best PowerPoint keyboard shortcuts.<p><i>Courtesy of GoSkills.</i>

Keyboard Shortcuts

Hackers Warn of 'Microsoft Apocalypse' After Latest NSA Leaks

(<b>Update</b>: Late Friday night, Microsoft said it had patched the vulnerabilities related to the NSA leak. Original story below).<p>A group known as the …

11 Brunch Ideas To Get Things Hoppin' This Easter

Why are we pumped for April 1, 2018? No, not just because it's Easter and we love eating egg-shaped candy from pastel-colored wicker baskets. We're …

Breakfast

What to pack for a year of traveling the world

There are a ton of opinions about packing for a trip ’round the world (RTW), and obviously where you go dictates, among other things, what wardrobe …

Arduino: Cheat sheet

This comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know about Arduino, a project to ease people into creating their own DIY gadgets and …

Over 30 Hours of Training In Python Basics & Advanced Libraries to Become a Programming Wizard

<b>Learn Python 3 from Beginner to Advanced</b><p>Get Your Hands Dirty Learning One of the Most Important Programming Languages<p>Python is widely considered one …

Python Programming

This ingenious Netflix hack saves you 6 minutes for each hour watched

If you’re like the rest of America, chances are you sneak in the occasional Netflix binge. What if I told you that you could catch everything you’d normally take an hour to watch in a mere 54 minutes; impossible, right?<p>Actually, you could go even faster if you’re able to keep up.<p>Efficiency is …