Greg McCormick

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Should Jackson Stay on the $20 Bill?

The best money saving travel apps

<i>Chris Guillebeau is a writer, world traveler, entrepreneur, and lifelong learner. To learn more travel hacking tips and tricks,</i> <i>watch Chris’ workshop on creativeLIVE</i><i>. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisGuillebeau.</i><p>You don’t make it to every country in the world without learning a thing or two about how to …

Video Walkthrough: Automatic Garden Watering and Data Logging with Arduino

Many of us have tried to plant a garden in one form or another. A good percentage of those people — including myself at times — end up killing their plants due to over or under-watering. Civil engineer Grady Hillhouse, however, decided to take complete control of his garden with a custom …

zSpace Says It Can Make Virtual Reality Simpler and Less Antisocial (Q&A)

"Social isolation" may keep headsets like the Oculus Rift out of the classroom, zSpace says.<p>The way it’s most commonly used today, “virtual reality” is shorthand for “put this thing over your head and you can look around in a 3-D world.”<p>Sunnyvale, Calif.-based zSpace thinks the definition should be …

Virtual Reality

Navigating with Google Earth

Moving south from Uligan, we used Google Earth in conjunction with our primary chart plotter (OpenCPN) to help navigate to our second anchorage in …

Google Earth

SAIL Electronics

5,000 and Counting

KVH Industries recently shipped its 5,000th TracPhone satellite communications antenna system for the mini-VSAT Broadband network.<p>During the past …

Boats We Like

Real-time SQL Database for Machine Data & IoT

A distributed SQL DBMS built atop NoSQL storage & indexing delivers the best of SQL & NoSQL in one DB.

Databases

What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …

The Brain

Building a Business Can Be Downright Terrifying. Here's How to Cope. (Infographic)

Former Staff Writer<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Choosing to be an entrepreneur can be downright terrifying.<p>In a new study conducted by the UPS store, a majority of respondents claimed that building a business was the second scariest ‘life-changing event’ that they …

Entrepreneurship

Redesigning Business Processes using Product-Based Design

The PBD starts with examining the end-product data elements and associated business rules. The BA team then uses this information to redesign a …

Project Management

The top 50 apps for creative minds

Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more<p>There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do …

Apps

Georgian Partners Invests in Tealium

<b>By Justin LaFayette</b>Last week we announced our latest investment, in San Diego-based Tealium. You can read the full release here, but I wanted to take …

Marketing

App Review: Gogal's GPS Topo USA

Granted, sometimes you want to get out in the wild to intentionally get lost and be out of touch. But then again, it's always nice to have at least a …

Train Your Pup for Gun Shots, Real Birds, and Water

<i>Photo by Bill Buckley</i><p>No amateur trainers ever set out to ruin a gun dog, but Pam Kadlec, owner of Just Ducky Kennels in Edgefield, S.C., knows the …

Daily Inspiration #1748

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Brazil 9000 Update

Remember Gareth Jones and Aaron Chervenak? Last year, we covered the jungle-paddling duo in our June ‘Amazon Issue’ by chronicling their 5,500-mile, …

Brazil

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Articles about five innovative infill homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

New Zealand’s Studio Magazine goes behind the doors of Windy City design firms to see how the city's creatives work.<p>Why Thorsten Deckler, co-founder of 26’10 South Architects, says sharpening your creative skills starts with looking outside the...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us …

Architecture

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How Our Brains Work When We Are Creative: The Science of Great Ideas

Ah, ideas. Who doesn’t want more great ideas? I know I do.<p>I usually think about ideas as being magical and hard to produce. I expect them to just …

Stop Comparing the NSA to 1984 (and Start Comparing It to Philip K. Dick)

Writers overwhelmingly use Orwell's novel to describe the surveillance state—which makes it easy to forget who's really oppressed today.<p>As any intelligence operative knows, isolated facts don't tell you much. If some random person mentions a bomb somewhere on the Internet, is that a threat? A joke? …

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Four Relaxation Tips For Busy Entrepreneurs

Small business owners commit themselves to their businesses, frequently working 60+ hour weeks to stay afloat. It’s a labor of love, but it shouldn’t take over your life. Finding a balance between work and private life isn’t just about preserving your sanity<i>—</i>it’s critical to the future of your …

Frontend Development

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