Jerry Noel Ile

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A hacker stole $31M of Ether — how it happened, and what it means for Ethereum

Yesterday, a hacker pulled off the second biggest heist in the history of digital currencies.<p>Around 12:00 PST, an unknown attacker exploited a …

Blockchain

Reflections on the Best Blockchain Tweets Ever Written

If you don’t know <b>Naval Ravikant</b>, you should. When it comes to investing, he’s the best of the best. He’s backed over a 100 companies, including tech …

Blockchain

Artificial intelligence is going to change every aspect of your life — here's how to invest in it (NVDA, GOOGLE, INTC, QCOM)

You've probably heard of artificial intelligence by now. It's the technology powering Siri, driverless cars, and that creepy Facebook feature that automatically tags your friends when you upload photos.<p>But what is AI, why are people talking about it now, and what will it mean for your everyday …

Scientists Successfully Store Horse GIF in Living DNA

Scientists have successfully stored a digital movie clip in the DNA of living bacteria for the first time, the latest and perhaps most notable …

14 Recent Scifi Films That Didn't Need Big Budgets To Be Amazing

Low-budget scifi movies may have had their heyday during Roger Corman’s rise to B-movie greatness in the 1950s, but they’re still going strong …

HMS Queen Elizabeth could be vulnerable to cyber-attack

Royal Navy £3.5bn carrier appears to be running Windows XP, the operating system targeted in NHS ransomware attack<p>Britain’s new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, which has left the Rosyth dockyard, could be vulnerable to a cyber-attack as it appears to be using the same outdated system that …

Queen Elizabeth II

Did the best speakers of the 1940s sound better than your speakers?

The Western Electric 757A was designed as a monitor speaker for radio stations and recording studios in the late 1940s. It was never produced in large quantities, so few prime specimens survive today, and the status of the design among the cognoscenti is legendary. Since the speaker was introduced …

Audiophile

Rich People Are Great at Spending Money to Make Their Kids Rich, Too

The poor spend relatively more on what will keep them alive, because they must, and the rich spend more on what will keep them rich, because they can.<p>Each year, the U.S. government tells Americans how much money the country spends on stuff, like houses, cars, and alcohol. Organizing this …

Family Business

MLB 15: The Show Review

Rites of spring come in many forms. Winter snows finally recede. Flying-V formations of geese arc overhead. Opening Day arrives for Major League Baseball. And the latest edition of MLB: The Show arrives to let us know once again how great a sports video game can be.<p>In an unsurprising case of deja …

IBM Solar Collector Magnifies Sun By 2000X – These Could Provide Power To The Entire Planet

• Home<br>• ><br>• Wind Power<br>• ><br>• IBM Solar Collector Magnifies Sun By 2000X – These Could Provide Power To The Entire Planet<p>posted 3 years ago<br>Categories: Wind Power<p>A …

A Beginner’s Guide to Chakras

“Anatomy is destiny,” Freud famously said. If he had understood the subtle anatomy of the yoga tradition he might have said, “Destiny determines …

Spirituality

Straw Bale Gardening: An Easy Way To Grow Food

Last year I tried a few off-the-wall types of gardens, including a straw bale garden.<p><b>Plants growing out of straw bales</b> – I had seen them being done, …

Five Britons shortlisted for Mars mission

More than 200,000 people applied to join the proposed one-way Mars One project, aiming to set up a permanent human colony<p>An Oxford physicist who can recall 90 digits of the mathematical entity pi is among five Britons to make the shortlist of would-be astronauts for a proposed one-way trip to Mars.

Space Science

Baby On Board: How to Fly +1

<i>By Tiffany Hawk</i><p>When I told my pediatrician that my son isn’t in daycare, the doctor, astoundingly, said, “He’s not seeing very much of the world then is he?”<p>As a travel writer and a former flight attendant, I cringed. <i>Not seeing the world? Because he doesn’t go to daycare?</i><p>I promptly booked flights …

What's in a Dream?

Not all dreaming is the same. Dreaming runs the gamut of human experience (and sometimes beyond), incorporating a dizzying range of emotions and events, often with elements of the bizarre. Dreams can be funny, frightening, sad and strange. Flying dreams can be euphoric; chasing dreams can be …

Sleep

Mozart Wrote Dirty Songs, Too

People love to complain about today’s music. All the lyrics are too bland, repetitive, and racy. So thank goodness we have a canon of treasured …

Super efficient perovskites are dazzling solar cell researchers

There’s a lot of excitement about a class of materials called perovskites that promise to deliver efficient and cheap solar cells. Watching progress …

This Brazilian pie maker sold everything to learn game design — and her Oculus Rift game is incredible

It’s a brave decision to start again and leave behind your family, your friends, and everything you’ve worked for. It’s often easier, and safer, to accept the mundane aspects of everyday life and kick your true passions to the curb.<p>But Ana Ribeiro decided to pursue her dream of making games; she …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Teach Yourself Coding on Your Own Time With These Resources

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I was an early adopter of the coding movement.<p>What that means is that I spent hours on a Commodore 64 typing lines of "if-then" code that resulted in my name flashing on a screen. Unfortunately, my coding life ended short when I …

Now On Kickstarter, Tickle Makes Learning To Code Fun With Scratch

There are a lot of games and puzzles now that promise to teach kids how to code, but Tickle stands out. Now on Kickstarter, the iPad app was created in part by Mike Chen, currently a professor at National Taiwan University, who received his PhD in computer science from U.C. Berkeley.<p>Its name is a …

How Psychedelic Drugs Can Save Lives

This video by her website Reset.me makes the case that these drugs have been used as medicine for thousands of years and argues that the benefits <i>far</i> outweigh the risks: "Science is on their side."<p>The video highlights various recorded positive effects of eight psychedelics—including LSD, peyote and …

Okay, So Maybe Hold Off On Filling The Oceans With Concrete: Water Hoverboards Are Here

This is a pretty awesome looking video (and I never say that) for the water-based Hoverboards made by Zapata Racing (previously: their Flyboard). Hey …

Facetime With Your Plants? Welcome To The Future Of Microfarming

SproutsIO, a simple system from students at the MIT Media Lab, lets you grow food indoors using your smartphone. You can water your plants (or Facetime with them) from 3,000 miles away.<p>What if you could grow your own strawberries indoors, year-round, even in the tiniest of urban apartments?<p>With the …

Farm-to-table

10 of the Maddest Scientists Who Ever Lived

From guzzling bacteria to dueling for mathematics, these scientists pulled some of the craziest stunts in the history of the profession.<p>What would you do for science? These scientists gave everything you had to achieve some of the most important advances we know today. From guzzling bacteria to …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Codes of Conduct

Solar Panel Roads Will Produce Power for the Energy Grid

By simply driving your car, you could power the energy grid. Sound crazy? American electrical engineer Scott Brusaw is trying to make it a reality with his system of solar-powered roads. The idea, which he is calling <i>Solar Roadways</i>, is to re-purpose the national highways using photovoltaic panels. …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …