Eric Franks

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How To Use Python To Automate Almost Anything

Testers of all kinds can benefit from learning approaches to automating daily tasks. In this three-part series, you’ll be walked through a task that …

Rihanna and her Saudi boyfriend poised become the No1 power couple and rule the showbiz world

SHE has a role in one of this year’s hottest Hollywood blockbusters and has tantalised fans with the possibility of two new albums.<p>He is heir to a …

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make money from home and are limited to what they already have in …

Employment

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018

Plus a free downloadable template.<p>Let’s be honest: Writing a resume is a drag.<p>After all, this isn’t exactly a task for the gainfully employed. If …

Employment

The Surprising Ingredient You Should Be Adding to Your Eggs

No matter how you’re cooking them (some prefer runny, others very well-done) scrambled eggs need little more than butter for the pan and a dash of …

12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Your Streaming Devices

With the emergence of streaming devices, getting your favorite content from the internet to your TV is getting easier every day. Although Roku, …

What to Do About Fungal Infections

Fungal infections may call to mind itchy rashes, such as athlete’s foot. But the fungi normally found in soil and on plants, trees, skin, and more …

How much money you need to save each day to become a millionaire by age 65

If you want to get rich, start investing — and start as early as you possibly can.<p>"Becoming rich is nothing more than a matter of committing and …

I Love Modern Architecture

I love modern architecture. I live, breathe, and dream about it! These projects are some of my very favorite examples of architecture at its best.

Architecture

Oblivion review

On the surface, <i>Oblivion</i> looks like a predictable Hollywood vehicle for the evergreen Tom Cruise. He gets to fly a futuristic ship, ride a motorcycle, …

Headphones: AKG K44 on-ears $15 shipped (Reg. $35+), more

Guitar Center is offering the AKG K 44 Headphones for just <b>$15</b> shipped. That’s $65 under the original price tag, $20 better than Amazon and the best price we can find on these cans.<p>They feature a closed-back circumaural design with a self adjusting headband, patented variation speakers, …

How to Build a Million-Dollar Business in 1 Year (Yes, Really)

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Some people go their entire lives without earning a million dollars, so it sounds crazy that …

Learn To Build Apps With 88% Off The Complete iOS 7 Development Course

We know many readers are interested in learning to code. So, we partnered with StackSocial to offer TNW readers a special deal on one a great iOS 7 development course. In this iOS bootcamp, you’ll gain the skills needed to build your own iPhone & iPad applications for iOS 7. Normally $499, TNW …

50 Websites to Waste Your Time On

Bored with your usual digital stomping grounds?<p>Don't fret! There are plenty of sites other than Facebook or Tumblr for you to waste countless hours. …

Oreo Cream Cheese Cookies!!

Found this and love it! See the overview below. If it looks good to you, then click the link below for instructions.<p><b>OVERVIEW</b><p>Makes 3 to 4 dozen<p>1 cup …

Cream Cheese

Google Moving On as Nexus 4 Sells Out in U.S.

Google has run out of stock of its LG-built Nexus 4, less than a month after cutting the price by a third.<p>“We are out of inventory,” Google says on …

Android News

Occipital’s New Structure Sensor Turns Your iPad Into A Mobile 3D Scanner

The folks at Boulder/San Francisco-based Occipital are very much software people — the company’s RedLaser app was a big hit in the early App Store days before the team sold it to eBay, as was 360 Panorama before iOS 6’s Panorama feature took some of the wind out of its sails.<p>Their roots may be in …

Brian Williams Raps Young MC's Bust a Move (Jimmy Fallon)

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Haven't I Heard This Song Before?

Over the last couple of weeks, the sounds of pop's biggest hits have been distractingly familiar. Almost as soon as it hit the Internet, "Roar," the brand new smash by Katy Perry, was accused of sounding an awful lot like the recent song "Brave," by Sara Bareilles. A legal dispute now surrounds the …

Luxury hotels in China face a triple threat. But, psst—rooms are cheap

Just a few years ago, the luxury hotel business was booming in China—a steadily rising economy was producing droves of deep-pocketed business travelers, and government officials were quaffing top shelf Bordeaux wine and running giant tabs in hotel banquet rooms.<p>All that has changed with Chinese …

Hospitality

Q&A: How do I make my own app?

You've got tech questions, here are the answers. Kim Komando helps you make the most of your technology by answering your thorniest tech questions. So if you're wondering what to buy, how to plug it in, or how to fix it, Kim can help.<p><b>Make your very own app</b><p>Q. I've got a great idea for a smartphone …

Cutting the cable cord: A step-by-step guide

A 4-part guide to navigating and living life without the cable cord<p>If you are among the numerous people who have decided to "cut the cord" and leave the days of cable TV in the past, this is for you! Jennifer Jolly, Consumer Tech contributor, shares her step-by-step guide to life after cable.<p><b>Part</b> …

Self Freezing Coke Video By Grant Thompson Has Completely Blown Our Minds

"Grab a bottle of room temperature soda, and start shaking it violently." That's the first bit of instruction on Grant Thompson's incredible self freezing Coke (or any other soda) video.<p>Look guys, we were never big science buffs in school, but that's probably because no one ever presented the …

The 25 Most Expensive Teams To Watch In Person

While the numbers in the Fan Cost Index are good for comparative value, they are somewhat unrealistic in that the price is for a family of four and accounts for purchases like programs and hats.<p>Instead, we used Team Marketing's data and created the Adult Cost Index (ACI). <b>The ACI is how much it</b> …

Fantasy Football

Floyd Mayweather, LeBron James Headline SI's Top 50 Earners in Sports List

Not only are Floyd Mayweather and LeBron James considered to be the best in their respective sports, but they are also the richest athletes in the United States, according to <i>Sports Illustrated's</i> "Fortunate 50" profile.<p><i>SI</i>'s Daniel Roberts reports that Mayweather stands to make $90 million this year …

The Next Generation of Flipboard, Now on Android

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2013<p>After nearly a year of enjoying Flipboard as readers, now people with an Android phone or tablet can be editors, too. …

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