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Armed Trump Supporters March on Portland, Beating Up Opponents and Calling for Hillary Clinton’s Arrest

Led by a fringe Republican candidate, hundreds of far-right militants swarmed into Portland, Oregon to fight ‘evil leftists.’ Cops seemed more …

Rights & Freedoms

Flipboard

Apache Mnemonic is now a Top-Level Project

The Apache Software Foundation has announced Apache Mnemonic is graduating from the Apache Incubator to become a Top-Level Project. This signifies …

Big Data

Are you ready for a $1,200 iPhone?

Apple is finally slated to reveal the highly-anticipated deluxe anniversary iPhone on Sept. 12, and you <i>will</i> want to buy it immediately — but the …

Amazon ramps up AWS Educate with free e-learning and job ads

Amazon’s ambitions to go deeper into the education market are crossing over into another interesting opportunity for the tech giant: online recruitment and job hunting.<p>Today, the e-commerce company’s AWS cloud services division announced that AWS Educate — originally launched last year as a …

Smart Home Automation for Smart Lifestyles

The technological revolution can change everyone’s lifestyle. We don’t ever imagine ours life without gadgets, smart phones and automation systems. …

Vim 8.0 Is Released After 10 Years – Install on Linux Systems

Vi has been around for a long, developed in around 1976, it offered users traditional yet powerful features such as an effective editing interface, …

Linux

Traveling the galaxy: What will it take for humans to colonize the Milky Way?

<b>(Wikimedia via www.forestwander.com/the-sky)</b><p>If we don’t create sustainability on our own world, there is no Planet B<p>Kim Stanley Robinson<p>September 13, 2016 8:59am (UTC)<p><i>This article was originally published by Scientific American.</i><p>The idea that humans will eventually travel to and inhabit other parts …

Magnetism

15 Best Useful Free Linux Ebooks in PDF For Newbies by Pro Hacker

15 Best Useful Free Linux Ebooks in PDF For Newbies by Pro Hacker<p>15 Best Useful Free Linux Ebooks in PDF For Newbies by Pro Hacker<p>Click To Tweet<p>This …

Biggest PC Building Mistakes From The Community

Introduction<p>Although we are a community of PC builders, some of us novices, some of us experts, there is unlikely any among us who can honestly say …

Computer Hardware

The Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit | Popular Science Shop

<b>Raspberry Pi 3</b><p>Learn to Code & Build Programs with this Family-Friendly CPU Designed by Leading Computer Science Educators<p>Raspberry Pi is a compact computer developed by leading computer science educators to help people of all ages explore computing and learn how to program. Simply plug it into a …

Raspberry Pi

Why does gravity move at the speed of light?

Newton thought it was instantaneous, but the story is much richer than that!<p><i>“The fact that gravitational damping is measured at all is a strong</i> …

Multimeter Basics: Measuring Voltage, Resistance, and Current

Your eyes can’t show you what’s happening inside a circuit, but a meter can.<p>Every meter has a “common” socket, color-coded black and labeled “com.” Plug the black probe into this socket.<p>You’ll also find a red-coded socket, labeled with the letter V and an ohm symbol to tell you that it measures …

Gravitational waves explained

A century after Albert Einstein rewrote our understanding of space and time, physicists have confirmed one of the most elusive predictions of his …

LIGO

Which phones can’t be hacked: Apple, Windows Phone, Android or BlackBerry?

How do Apple, Windows, Android and BlackBerry fare against hacking? Lets take a look<p>While the technology world is waiting with bated breath for the …

Gravity Waves and ET

The other shoe has dropped.<p>After a century of speculation and a half-century of searching, science teams using instruments built by Caltech and MIT have made a discovery that will take up permanent residency in physics textbooks from now to the end of textbooks. They've found the gravity waves that …

Physics

How To Save Battery Life On An Android Phone: Delete Facebook And Messenger App

Deleting your Facebook and Messenger app could make your Android phone run faster and save battery life.<p>Android blogger, Russell Holly, reports that …

Here's how many more years we have before the sun dies — and what will happen when it does

An example of a powerful flare erupting on the Sun (from May 5, 2015). The NASA satellite SDO is one of many assets used to monitor solar activity. NASA/GSFC/SDO via Slate The Sun has always been the center of our cosmological systems. But with the advent of modern astronomy, humans have become …

Universe

Get ready for Li-Fi, a technology 100 times faster than Wi-Fi

The world might eventually have to shift its reliance on Wi-Fi to Li-Fi, an alternative technology that scientists say can reach speeds of 1 Gbps in …

Temp tech tattoos can monitor your health and location

Chaotic Moon, a start-up known for conjuring fun projects like a shark-punching virtual game, has a wide range of applications in mind for the temporary tattoo technology it's developing. Called "Tech Tats," they're quite literally stick-on tattoos that look a bit embossed against the skin, since …

7 Steps to Mastering Machine Learning With Python

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p><i>Getting started</i>. Two of the most de-motivational words in the English language. The first step is often the hardest to …

What Your Students Really Need to Know About Digital Citizenship

<b>3. Personal information:</b> While this information (like the number of brothers and sisters you have or your favorite food) can’t be used to identify …

Apple's new iPhone operating system has a ton of new features — and many of them are straight out of Android

Some of the new Siri and Spotlight features, which will have a huge impact on how people use their iOS devices, can be said to be a direct copy of Google Now. There's also the battery-saving feature, which is somewhat uncharacteristic of Apple, but has been featured in Android phones for years.<p>Siri …

Batteries

Offline

How Microsoft's Machine Learning Is Breaking The Global Language Barrier

Building a universal translator<p>Earlier this week, roughly 50,000 Skype users woke up to a new way of communicating over the Web-based phone- and video-calling platform, a feature that could’ve been pulled straight out of Star Trek. The new function, called Skype Translator, translates voice calls …

Machine Learning

Our Incredible Immune System

The human body is a biological marvel. Tasked to protect it is our immune system, which is responsible for detecting and neutralizing a wide variety …

Pumpkin Carving Patterns from WWF Free Stencil Downloads

Show off your passion for animals on your pumpkin! To download our pumpkin carving stencils, simply sign up to receive free WWF email, including …

Wildlife

Digital Citizenship Week: 6 Resources for Educators

Considering how ubiquitous smartphones and tablets have become, especially in high school and middle school, questions about managing use and …

Ten Ratios To Make You Money In Stocks

Evaluating stocks to buy and sell can be a tricky business, even with all of the data available at your fingertips. Out of the dozens of ratios and metrics that give clues to the financial health of a company, a few of them are extremely useful for their simplicity and effectiveness.<p>Here are ten …