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Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and …

Programming

How extreme fear shapes what we remember

Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

The Brain

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Twitter beat revenue estimations in its Q4 earnings report.</b> But it had 288 million monthly active users, short of the 295 million expected.<p><b>2. We talked to Twitter CEO Dick Costolo after the earnings report.</b> He says you need a thick skin to be CEO.<p><b>3. GoPro stock was down 15% after its Q4 earnings</b> …

Music Videos

TransAsia plane crash: pilot's body found still clutching joystick

Pilot of the doomed flight in Taipei hailed as a hero for guiding the plane away from away from built-up areas<p>The pilot of a doomed TransAsia plane, hailed as a hero for his actions in the final moments before a crash that killed 31 people, was still holding the joystick in the plane's cockpit when …

Airplanes

Are you promiscuous or faithful? Measure your index finger to find out

A new study of sexual attitudes reveals men and women are both just as likely to want a fling as they are a long-term partner<p>They say that men are from Mars and women are from Venus.<p>But when it comes to our attitude towards promiscuity, it turns out there is no such gender divide.<p>Both men and women …

Iceland is Rising

Iceland is on the rise. I’m not talking about its economy, its military, or its soccer team. The country is literally rising. Like, it’s getting …

Vietnam buries thousands of cats alive

Vietnamese authorities have reportedly buried several thousand cats, some believed to be still alive, after securing them from smugglers.<p>An estimated …

The History of the World According to Assassin's Creed

Based on a true story. Kinda.<p>Since 2007, approximately 4,500 Assassin's Creed games have launched on console and mobile. One of the most intriguing …

American Revolution

‘The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D' Nintendo 3DS Review: Turn Back Time

<i>‘The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D' is out for the Nintendo 3DS on 13 February 2015.</i><p>‘The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask’ is a creepy, unsettling …

Retrogaming

Galaxy S6 Metal Frame Leaks Out in New Photos

We’re less than a month away from an official look at the Galaxy S6, but a new set of leaked photos may have just revealed Samsung’s big surprise. …

Phones
American Sniper
Conspiracies

New Nintendo 3DS review

Pros<p>Super Stable 3D really works<br /> Symmetry of design<br /> Built in NFC and faster CPU for future proof gaming <p>Cons<p>SD Card only access by …

Gear & Gadgets

Kim Jong Un Executes Top General Over Disagreement, Sends Warning That Military Must Remain Loyal Or Face Death

Top army general Pyon In Son, often seen alongside North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in his public appearances, was reportedly executed over a …

The iPhone is outselling Android in the US for the first time in years

As reported by TechCrunch, it underscores just how successful the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus has been for Apple. The Cupertino company has enjoyed record-breaking success off of the larger-screen smartphone, including the most profitable quarter of any company <i>ever</i>.<p>Apple's position at the luxury end of the …

Samsung Galaxy S5

How Languages and Genes Evolve Together

Researchers have found that geography makes us who we are—genetically and linguistically.<p>As human populations disperse, the separation leads to changes both in genes and in language. So if we look at human DNA and languages over time, we should find that they differ along similar geographic …

Linguistics

15 amazing adventures for 2015