Eric Montgomery

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How the Digit bot helped people save $230 million

The bot Digit has saved $230 million for its users in the past 18 months, founder and CEO Ethan Bloch told an audience of more than 200 at a “Leaders of Chatbots” discussion at LinkedIn Tuesday. The event was put together by Leade.rs, which hosts monthly conversations with influential tech insiders.<p>…

Best gaming monitors 2018: banish ghosting and glare with a premium panel

By Robert Jones<p>Gaming monitors have come a long way in recent years, with every from HDR (high dynamic range) to curved and ultra-wide displays …

Form Design: How to Automatically Format User Input

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to format, real time, user input in a form field. As a user types something into an input field the value will be …

Web Design

Meet the People Building a Medieval Castle Without Using Any New Technology

Two hours outside of Paris stands Guédelon, a castle that looks like it’s from the medieval period, but is actually being constructed right now. …

8 Easy Ways to Kill Bad Habits, According to Research

Bad habits; we all got’em. You know what they are. You know you should stop. But… it’s hard. In fact, sometimes you feel downright powerless. And …

Build your own mini wind turbine from printer parts

<b>Here's a fun little DIY project that can bring home the clean, quiet nature of wind energy.</b><p>For all the DIY-ers and parents and teachers who want to …

The 5 Exercises Every Guy Should Master

Before you do another rep, make sure you’re an expert on these movements first<p>I know the best way to train my body. But this knowledge took almost two decades to accumulate.<p>So when I look back on my first workout ever, I cringe.<p>There are so many things I would do differently. If I had known back …

41 Dollar-Store Hacks Every Parent Should Know About

If you've got a dollar, you can make your life easier.

Yale Showcases 170,000 Incredible Photos of Depression-Era America

The photos taken by Farm Security Administration photographers in the 1930s are some of the most iconic images in American history. We’re all …

7 Things That Will Happen When You Start Doing Planks Every Day

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

The One Thing DC Comics Is Getting Wrong

She is incredibly tech savvy. She has an Instagram account, keeps up with the Kardashians, has read all of John Green's books, listens to Macklemore and complains about her phone dying because of Snapchat. She can look at Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Tumblr while binge-watching Netflix, and has …

D&D's original Players Handbook finally available as a PDF

The original Advanced Dungeons & Dragons <i>Players Handbook</i>, known these days as the AD&D 1e PHB, is now available as an officially licensed digital file. The watermarked, searchable PDF is available from Dungeons & Dragons Classics or DriveThruRPG.com. Regularly priced at $34.99, it's on sale now for …

'Photoshop The Nipple' Is A Hilarious Solution To Ridiculous Censorship Of Women's Bodies

Social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram are well known for their lack of tolerance when it comes to women and their nipples.<p>In the past, …

Social Media

Can bladeless wind turbines mute opposition?

Photograph: Vortex Bladeless<p>The bladeless turbine oscillates in swirling air caused by the wind bypassing the mast.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/28/1432804282411/b3421998-98f3-47aa-b2af-ab9451696379-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Vortex Bladeless<p>The bladeless …

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This Tiny Electric Motor Gives Your Bike a Sneaky Boost

The Vivax Assist is perfect for folks who want to (secretly) convert to an e-bike.<p>The next time you're gasping for breath pedaling on a hill, and your buddy is gliding up it with a big grin, consider that he may be cheating with a teensy motor that slips into the frame of a bike.<p>The Vivax Assist is …

Electric Vehicles

D&D now on Steam, complete with dice and a Dungeon Master

<i>Fantasy Grounds</i>, one of the leading virtual tabletop platforms, now offers officially licensed Dungeons & Dragons content from Wizards of the Coast. Available through Steam, the software can allow players to virtually recreate the 5th edition D&D tabletop experience complete with dice rolling, 2D …

Create A Free Project Management System From Scratch

<i>Nicholas is a marketer & web designer based in Boston, MA with a specialty in high growth B2B startups. He is currently the Director of Marketing for Jebbit.</i><p>For marketers who wear multiple hats, keeping project information streamlined can become an overwhelming task. Managing content, sales …

Design Inspiration & Ideas from Envato

5 trending slideshow templates built for Adobe Premiere Pro that will turn your media into engaging videos, and make your …<p>Need to create a …

Adobe Premiere

Algorithmia Launches With More Than 800 Algorithms On Its Marketplace

Algorithmia, the startup that raised $2.4 million last August to connect academics building powerful algorithms and the app developers who could put them to use, just brought its marketplace out of private beta.<p>More than 800 algorithms are available on the marketplace, providing the smarts needed …

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 …

Procrastination

300+ Awesome Free Internet Resources You Should Know

Sit back and let the hottest tech news come to you by the magic of electronic mail.<p>Prefer to get the news as it happens? Follow us on social media.

Social Media

How One Woman Makes Almost $1 Million A Year On Etsy

Alicia Shaffer’s business, ThreeBirdNest, makes $80,000 a month selling handmade legwarmers, scarves, and headbands on Etsy. Here’s how.<p>Knitting socks, scarves, and headbands doesn’t have much in common with performing orthopedic surgery or governing a country. But this crafty hobby earns …

New Web Site Allows Coaches To Teach More Than 200 Video Courses

A web site enabling athletes to connect with expert coaches through a video course platform launched Wednesday. More than 200 courses are available featuring baseball, basketball, cheerleading, cricket, fitness, football, golf, hockey, lacrosse, martial arts, running, skiing, snowboarding, soccer, …

Hangouts now work without Google+ account, Apps users get 15-person video chat

Google (S GOOG) really wants businesses to use its Hangouts video chat, and new changes make it easier for companies to actually do so: Hangouts can …

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