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Why You Should Stack Copper Coins On Your Laptop

This little trick could save you during your all-nighters or, more likely, your marathon downloading sessions.<p>Anytime you’re overworking your laptop, …

The 12 Days of Pascal’s Triangular Christmas

Look for the patterns in the Pascal's triangle Christmas tree.<p>Image: Michael Rose/Shutterstock<p>One of the most magical aspects of mathematics is the …

Mathematics

International authority assault gets 'Dendroid' malware coder arrested

As hard as it is to hunt down hackers, the FBI and other agencies continue their fight against malicious software developers and digital attackers. The latest major operation was a raid on a criminal-focused forum known as Darkode, a network with the main purpose of sharing, buying and selling …

Costa Rica

Sound Waves Could Speed Up Wound Healing

Sounds good to us<p>Application of ultrasound has been shown to speed broken bone regeneration by one third, and even restore memory to mice with Alzheimer’s. Now researchers have found that ultrasound can accelerate healing time of skin wounds too.<p>The elderly and those with diabetes can often develop …

The 15 Most Underrated Exercises, According to Trainers

<i>Photo: Pond5</i><p><i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>The best exercise might be the one you aren't doing. Switching up your usual workout routine will challenge your muscles in new ways and battle boredom, which could make you more motivated to work out in the first place. So if you catch yourself on the …

New York City

The new CSS property that’s about to become overused on the mobile web

-webkit-backdrop-filter:blur( );<p>Love it or hate it, using selective gaussian blurs is an effective way to create depth in minimal, photo-centric UI …

Kano OS empowers kids to create the future on $5 Pi Zero

We love Kano. We’ve talked about the computer kit, — a DIY collection that allows children to take a nuts and bolts approach to building and operating a PC — and just over a week ago, the screen kit, an HD LCD screen that that kids can build themselves.<p>Now, the London-based startup has done it …

Kids

Higher

One of the characteristics of JavaScript that makes it well-suited for functional programming is the fact that it can accept higher-order functions. …

12 Most Useful Code Review Tools for Programmers

If you are hard core programmer then you might be looking for code review tools. These kind of tools makes the coding process much simpler and …

Code Reviews

Google: 6 Reasons Why Nobody Uses Your App

Nobody using your app? It’s okay, you aren’t alone. Here’s what may have gone wrong, according to Google.<p>There’s a dirty secret behind many of those hot new app startups you hear about every week. They have seed funding and a flashy landing page. They have articles in <i>TechCrunch</i> and promises to …

Apps

Avoid Databases by Hacking a Google Form

No PHP? no SQL? no problem!<p>As a novice front end web developer, one challenge that I face is convincing clients and employers that an SQL (or even a …

15 Web Design Tools to Try in 2016

If you are the owner of a business and website, or you are planning to be in the near future, there are various web design tools that you need to be …

UX Design

Former NASA Engineer Explains the Fastest Way to De-Fog Your Windshield

Science proves you can blast away the fog twice as fast.<p>Winter's here, and for lots of us, that means dealing with a foggy windshield full of condensation when we go to start our cars. In the grand scheme of things, it doesn't take <i>that</i> long for your defroster to clear your windshield, but if you're …

High-speed Rail

Chrome's new tool can help developers make websites more secure

What exactly does that little green lock that occasionally appears on your browser's address bar mean? It means security, and Chrome is making it …

Data Points - Refactoring an ASP.NET 5/EF6 Project and Dependency Injection

By Julie Lerman | February 2016 | Get the Code<p>Just prior to press time, Microsoft announced name changes to ASP.NET 5 and related stacks. ASP.NET 5 …

Why Python

Why are you recommending Python? That's the question a colleague of mine asked when I was pitching Python for data science work. It is a fair …

Monstrous Cosmic Gas Cloud Set To Ignite The Milky Way

In 30 million years, we’ll undergo star formation unlike anything else since before there were mammals on Earth.<p><i>“Think about it this way — a</i> …

A Beginner’s Guide to AJAX with jQuery

In the first article of this series, we covered the fundamentals of AJAX. In the second, we looked at a working example using vanilla JavaScript.In …

Web Design

Rapid Web Application Development With Meteor

Meteor is a very powerful isomorphic JavaScript web framework that enables you to rapidly prototype and get going. Learn about what it is, how to get …

Web Framework

How good is Node.js?

Node.js

A history of JavaScript across the stack

Did you know that JavaScript was created in 10 days? In May 1995, Brendan Eich wrote the first version of JavaScript in 10 days while working at …

JavaScript

Combining these 2 theories could give us an actual 'theory of everything’

In the last few decades, researchers have pursued the problem in two separate programs — string theory and loop quantum gravity — that are widely considered incompatible by their practitioners.<p>But now some scientists argue that joining forces is the way forward.<p>Among the attempts to unify quantum …

Quantum Mechanics

Keep An Eye On $.html, $.get and $.ajax Functions

The <b>$.html(),</b> <b>$.get()</b> and <b>$.ajax()</b> are potential XSS venues. Some of you're already aware of this but lets see real life examples from the wild. Finding …

New Ways to Teach Young Children to Code

Even parents who don’t know programming are using games, apps to teach basic skills<p>Filip Icev, 10, writes code on his laptop at his home in Kirkland, Wash., using a visual-programming language called Scratch.<p>Annabel Clark for the Wall Street Journal<p>1 of 9<p>•••••<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The …

Kids

30 JavaScript frameworks and libraries to check out in 2017

JavaScript frameworks and libraries are incredibly useful tools for any designer or developer to be familiar with. They can add some super powerful …

JavaScript

Researchers release open source code for powerful image detection algorithm

A UCLA Engineering research group has made public the computer code for an algorithm that helps computers process images at high speeds and "see" …

Autonomous Cars

Atoms Reach Record Temperature, Colder than Absolute Zero

Absolute zero is often thought to be the coldest temperature possible. But now researchers show they can achieve even lower temperatures for a …

Secret’s collapse shows the traditional VC funding model is broken

The monumental failure of anonymous social app Secret and the closing of the company’s doors after a mere 16 months in business has fueled serious discussion among entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.<p>Concerned parties on both sides of the funding table are asking hard questions about what this …

The Strangest Places on Earth (Are Also the Most Sublime)

Technicolor mountains, otherworldly forests, and glow-in-the-dark beaches: These unusual places around the world prove that weird can also be wonderful.<p>Reed Flute Cave: Guilin, China<p>Sadly, magical fairy dust is not the secret behind Reed Flute Cave's glowing interior: Multi-colored lights have been …

National Parks