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7 essential tools for today's web designer

Every web designer needs the right collection of tools in their creative arsenal to help create the site they want. Everyone has their favourites, …

Learn about APIs and how to use them with this set of 6 online courses on sale for less than $30

To the uninitiated, API stands for Application Programming Interface. Technical jargon aside, it's basically a set of codes commercial sites permit …

How To: Hack WPA & WPA2 Wi-Fi Passwords with a Pixie-Dust Attack Using Airgeddon

Design flaws in many routers can allow hackers to steal Wi-Fi credentials, even if WPA or WPA2 encryption is used with a strong password. While this …

Information Security

Python is the Perfect Tool for any Problem

Reflection is always a helpful (and sometimes entertaining ) exercise. For nostalgia’s sake — if one can be nostalgic for something 2 years old— I …

Fistfights, nude masturbation and dead pets: What's going on with airline travel?

The friendly skies are starting to sound downright dangerous. In March alone, stories of rape, fistfights and dead beloved pets have dominated national headlines. And it seems no airline is immune. United, Southwest, American and Alaska Airlines are just a few of the carriers scrambling to explain …

5G is coming — here’s what to expect, and when to expect it on your carrier

Mobile 5G, which is short for “fifth generation,” is about as nascent and nebulous a term as they come. The organization that governs cellular …

Algorithms for Big Data: A Free Course from Harvard

From Harvard professor Jelani Nelson comes "Algorithms for Big Data," a course intended for graduate students and advanced undergraduate students. …

Keep Track Of Your Cryptocurrency With These Five Apps

Bitcoin has made billionaires and broken records, even as Wall Street’s past scam artists have sounded the alarm. Like we’ve told you, don’t invest your retirement fund in Bitcoin. But if you enjoy playing the markets, here are five apps to help you feel like a big shot.<p>Quick disclaimer: The world …

Go-to visa for Indian and Chinese temporarily frozen

A popular visa that offers a path to U.S. citizenship is temporarily closed to Chinese and Indian nationals.<p>The pause in the visa program, which took effect August 1, is yet another crack in the outdated immigration system and evidence that there's need for more transparency, according to …

Immigration

The costs of inequality: Education’s the one key that rules them all

<i>Third in a series on what Harvard scholars are doing to identify and understand inequality, in seeking solutions to one of America’s most vexing</i> …

Watch The Cast Of ‘Modern Family’ Recreate ‘Breaking Bad’ And Other Classic TV Shows

We got a chance to see a peek of this thanks to Sofia Vergara on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i> and due to The Hollywood Reporter’s own tease of their photo session with the cast of <i>Modern Family</i>. Now we get a chance to find out how it all came together in the end and see all of the nice entries for The Hollywood …

TV

15+ great resources for introducing coding to the classroom

Must-try apps, games, and tutorials for learners of every age<i>“Computer science is a liberal art, it’s something that everyone should be exposed to,</i> …

Why no one can pull 2 phone books apart

People, trucks, and even military tanks have tried and failed the task of pulling apart two phone books lying face up with their pages interleaved, like a shuffled deck of cards.<p>While physicists have long known that this must be due to enormous frictional forces, exactly how these forces are …

Get a taste for DIY programming with the Raspberry Pi Hacker Bundle, now 97% off [Deals]

Ready to build your own private robot army? Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive computer for coding and creating almost anything you can imagine, from home media centers to musical instruments, mechanical devices to gaming systems, and everything in between. This lesson bundle slices Raspberry Pi into …

Life hack: What’s the best programming language to learn first?

So, you heard that some developers make a lot of money with iPhone and Android apps, and you’re thinking about getting a mobile development gig for …

Some coding 'bootcamps' can get graduates an average salary of over $100,000 after just three months, and now you can pay for them with student loans

These programs are designed to take in students with minimal coding knowledge and shoot them back out a few months later as employable software engineers. And the top schools have enjoyed outstanding success, boasting over $100,000 in average exit salaries and up to 99% employment rates, partially …

iPhone 6 Plus explodes in Hong Kong (literally)

The Chinese iPhone market is exploding, but perhaps a bit too literally for one Hong Kong woman, who claims that her 128GB iPhone 6 Plus exploded while being charged — not only separating the screen from the handset, but significantly melting the back cover.<p>The owner says she plugged the charger …

AngularJS: The Easy Way to Code Web Apps

<b>Warning:</b> The AngularJS: The Easy Way to Code Web Apps course is no longer available to purchase on the Udemy platform. We apologize for any …

Now You Can Really Cut the Cord: Pirate TV Service Now Has 500 Free TV Channels

The biggest barrier for cord cutters today remains the same as it was a month ago and a year ago: live TV. Eliminating your standard pay TV …

Microsoft Windows 10 Bombshell: It's Free For Everyone

<b>Edit:</b> Since publishing this article, Microsoft has since altered its original blog post and has more recently added a statement from Microsoft’s Gabe Aul, who has apologized for the confusion caused by the original post in relation to the supposed ‘free’ Insider copies of Windows 10 referred to in …

Windows 10

29 travel hacks that even frequent fliers don't know

Essentially an express lane for the proactive, these programs are pre-approvals from the US Customs and Border Protection that designate you a low-risk traveler. As long as you're not a convicted criminal, you're good to go after little more than some light paperwork and a quick in-person interview.<p>…

Virgin America

This startup wants to turn your $5,000 real estate investment into $2.5 billion

In fact, the famous "Yale model," which outperformed traditional stock and bond allocations for decades, allocates up to 20% of investment portfolios to real estate. Many people do this by investing in a house — never an office building or apartment building, let alone a skyscraper.<p>Why? Though …

Fifa scores own goal as ‘unwatchable’ self-financed film, United Passions, flops

Despite starring Gérard Depardieu, Sam Neill and Tim Roth – as Sepp Blatter – ‘preposterous hagiography’ takes just £397 at box office on US opening weekend<p>After perhaps the most ill-timed cinematic release in history, Fifa’s self-funded hagiography, United Passions, took just $607 (£397) on its …

Microsoft Windows 10 free upgrade: five questions answered

Last week’s column on Windows 10 resulted in many more readers’ questions. Here’s a handful, though nothing is certain until Microsoft launches the code<p><i>Can you please tell me how to go about obtaining the free Windows 10 for my laptop, which is currently operating on Windows 8.0?</i> <b>Eric</b>

Install Cydia without Jailbreak on iPhone and iPad - iAppnalysis | Apps and Games Review

Share Email Comments<p>In this tutorial, I will show you “<b>How to Install Cydia and Cydia Apps Without Jailbreak on iPhone and iPad</b>?”. Cydia apps extend …

Europe's Muslims feel heat of backlash after Paris terror

PARIS (AP) — Firebombs and pig heads thrown into mosques. Veiled women subjected to insults in the street. The Internet awash with threats against …

How to build a gaming Hackintosh on the cheap: hardware

I recently decided it was time to get a proper desktop computer. I needed it predominantly for work, but I wanted it to be powerful enough to play the latest games in 1080p without worrying about stuttering or terrible frame rates.<p>The new Mac lineup didn’t offer a perfect fit — the Retina 5K iMac …

How to build a computer

Building a computer used to be a complicated process, where careful selection of delicate parts was a necessity. When that collection of components …

iPad: $1.50 per year

If you fully drain and charge your iPad every other day it will use about 12 kWh of electricity per year. Source: Electric Power Research Institute

9 great TV shows to binge-watch this holiday weekend