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Learn to Grill the Perfect Steak Every Time

Key Lime Pie Ice Cream<p>Easy Chocolate Ice Cream (Eggless and No Ice Cream Machine)<p>In-Dentured Jello<p>Cooking Class<p>i have read it is good to sear the …

5 Ways to Help Build Your Integrity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Resolving to adopt a lifestyle of integrity is a decision that will affect all aspects of your daily pursuits -- your activities on a personal level as well as on behalf of your family and business. It all starts with the desire to take a …

Self-improvement

Technology bridges gap between brain and muscles for victim of paralysis

First they screwed the end of the grey cord into the metal silo rising out of Ian Burkhart's skull. Later they laid his right forearm across two foam cylinders, and they wrapped it with thin strips that looked like film from an old home-movie camera. They ran him through some practice drills, and …

Facebook has Oculus, Google has Cardboard

While virtual reality has captured the hearts, minds, and wallets of gamers, futurists, and Facebook executives everywhere, Google has mostly kept off the field -- until today.<p>At its annual I/O developers conference, the search giant handed out a mysterious package as part of its now-expected …

Virtual Reality

How To Laser Cut Mylar Solder Stencils

When you think about the difficulties of working with surface mount components, the first thing that often comes to mind is trying to solder those …

Send Money Without a Dwolla Account With New Dwolla Direct

First, Dwolla simplified the B2B payment process. Instead of the nearly 3% transaction fee charged by some digital transaction services, Dwolla …

Buy Apple Now - Second-Quarter iPhone Sales Predicted To Beat Consensus

Despite the threats posed by cheaper Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Nexus 5, Xiaomi Mi3, and OnePlus One, Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) high-margin …

The Best Replacement Android Keyboard Is Now Free

SwiftKey is one of the first apps I install on any new Android device I get, so consider this a mini-review, if you would: If you type a fair amount …

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 …

CEOs

Introducing Mirobot, a DIY WiFi Robot for Children

We’re quite sure that<p>fathers parents people reading Hackaday wonder how to introduce theirchildrenacquaintances to the wonderful world of …

You Can Make This Raspberry Pi Cellphone Yourself for $160

There's something deeply satisfying about building your own gadgets. So when it comes to your next phone, forget Project Ara: how about building your …

Search

FORTUNE — Late on Monday afternoon, the details of one of the most serious security problems to ever affect the modern web were posted online. Dubbed Heartbleed, the vulnerability has major companies scrambling this week to patch their systems and could have been exploited to harvest data from …

RTL-SDR wide spectrum analyzer

Claudio Giuliani has designed an RTL-SDR based wide spectrum analyzer.<p>The code is available on AlterVista. Software prerequisites are a Linux box (no …

This App Can Help You Read Up to 1,000 Words a Minute

Who says the Internet is making us less effective readers? Spritz, a new app that’s being released on Samsung devices, is devoted to turning you into …

32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius

Can't afford that dream deck or in-ground pool you're dying for? There are still ways to get a beautiful backyard that's perfect for entertaining.

Rustic and Romantic Luminaries

These Rustic and Romantic Luminaries are the perfect touch to add to your romantic Valentine's Day dinner. These handsome vintage luminaries are made …

Rustic

Gorgeous and Glittery DIY Valentines

Let’s just say if we received these all-over glittery Valentines on V-day, we’d be over the moon! Don’t forget to stuff festive heart confetti into each envelope.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Glue<br>• paper<br>• Glitter<br>• mini heart punch<br>• white card stock<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out how on Say Yes to Hoboken

20 Quirky Valentine’s Day Cards for Your Sweetie

From cheeky birthday greetings to DIY valentines, we’re all about a good greeting card. And seeing as that heart-shaped holiday is on the horizon, we’ve rounded up a selection of the best off-the-shelf stunners to tell your Valentine just how you feel. Open the candy-hearts floodgates now.<p>1. You’re …

Open source powder-based rapid prototyping machine

Pwdr Model 0.1<p>Pwdr is an open source powder-based rapid prototyping machine. Its goal is to promote experiments and innovations in powder-based …

Pumpkin Gingerbread Trifle Recipe | Thanksgiving Recipes

For the Gingerbread:<p>2⅓ cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1 teaspoon ground ginger<br>• 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon<br>• ¾ teaspoon salt<br>• ½ cup vegetable …

100 Skills Everyone Should Know

Nothing but the essentials.<p>These days, you can outsource almost any job—but some things you need to know how to do yourself. Now you can explore how to perform life's essential skills. Study our master list with step-by-step tips from the experts, and test your DIY aptitude each step of the way.<p><i>The</i> …

Outsourcing

Learn How to Build a Nuclear Fusor

Nuclear fusion is the process of squeezing two atoms together so tightly that their nuclei fuse, creating a heavier atom and releasing a blast of energy. Fusion creates the inferno inside the sun — and the hydrogen bomb — but no one has yet harnessed its enormous power for peaceful uses.<p>They’ve …

Researchers beat fiber optic broadband speeds using visible LED light

High speed data is already being transmitted by visible light to the moon, so why not in your living room, too? After the Fraunhofer Institute showed off 3Gbps speeds with LED lights, researchers from five UK universities have managed to transmit data at 10Gbps using micro-LEDs with a technique …

Apple discovers 'manufacturing defect' causing iPhone 5S battery woes for some customers

New hardware always seems to have its share of problems, and Apple has confirmed to <i>The New York Times</i> that this time around some iPhone 5S owners are experiencing poor battery performance. "We recently discovered a manufacturing issue affecting a very limited number of iPhone 5S devices that could …