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Combination of Drugs "Dramatically" Shrinks Breast Cancer in Just 11 Days

This could replace the need for chemo.<p>Using a combination of two drugs, scientists have managed to shrink - and even eliminate - a specific type of …

Cancer

Find A Windows Infection Quickly Without Tools

<b>Note: Part 2 of this article is now posted here.</b><p>After several years doing incident response, I thought it would be useful to give a short list of my …

Meet Google's Security Princess

As Google's top hacker, Parisa Tabriz thinks like a criminal—and manages the brilliant, wonky guys on her team with the courage and calm of a hostage negotiator.<p>"Security Princess" is Parisa Tabriz's official title at Google. Seriously. And yes, you can google that. "'Information Security Engineer' …

30 Python Language Features and Tricks You May Not Know About

1 Introduction<p>Since I started learning Python, I decided to maintain an often visited list of "tricks". Any time I saw a piece of code (in an …

Mammoth, 'very strange-looking' dinosaur skull found in Canada

This Pachyrhinosaurus can go to the head of its class.<p>It's not often, after all, that you can see and touch a skull that's about the size of a Smart Car, about 70 million years old and looks like a mutant blend of a triceratops and giant parrot.<p>University of Calgary paleontologist Darla Zelenitsky …

A Guide To Finding Security Holes For Fun And Profit

By Steven Melendez3 minute Read<p>Paying developers to find bugs is all the rage these days. GitHub just announced a bug bounty program offering ethical …

Information Security

A Scary New Malware Is Tearing Up The Internet And No One Knows Where It Came From

Here's how it works.<p>It sends out emails designed to look as though they were sent legitimately from news sources like The Guardian and others. A population of people end up clicking on a link that takes them to a shady site that scans their computer for vulnerabilities. It works against Windows, OS …

Smoke-Testing your Apps 101: A Guide for the Non-Techie

<i>Denis Duvauchelle is CEO and co-founder of Twoodo, helping you organize everything and anything using #hashtags.</i><p>It’s doubtful that if our team collaboration startup had as many bugs as iOS7 did that the reaction would be to write a nice article on Lifehacker explaining how to solve the problems …

376 of the best one-liners on the internet

<b>One one-liner a day keeps the doctor away…so, here is a shortlist of the best one-liners you can find on the internet today. Have fun!</b><p>1. I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn’t work that way. So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness.<p>2. Do not argue with an idiot. He will drag you down to …

Debugging Python Like a Boss

Is the above code snippet similar to your tried-and-true debugging techniques? Yea, that used to be me too. Honestly, it's not so bad. Slap in some …

How do I design a class in Python?

I've had some really awesome help on my previous questions for detecting paws and toes within a paw, but all these solutions only work for one …

Learning Xcode 5 As a Designer

It’s time for designers to implement their own iOS designs.<p>For the past month, I woke up at 7am, consistently worked until 7pm weekdays and Sundays …

XCode

Eat more food, lose more fat

Some things are sadly predictable. Extra winter poundage, for instance. Or holiday binges. Or the 3 o'clock slump, which sags before you like a hammock every afternoon.<p>Here's a happier prediction: Eat more often and you'll avoid all of those problems. Spreading six smaller meals across your day …

A (relatively easy to understand) primer on elliptic curve cryptography

Everything you wanted to know about the next generation of public key crypto.<p>Author Nick Sullivan worked for six years at Apple on many of its most …

What is the Deep Web? A first trip into the abyss

The Deep Web (or Invisible web) is the set of information resources on the World Wide Web not reported by normal search engines.<p>According several …

Can CrossFit Improve Running?

<i>By Katrina Plyler for U.S. News</i><p>A few years ago, I was counting my running success in increments of tenths of a mile. I wasn't a beginning runner. Worse, I was an injured runner. I had run several races, trail races and a half-marathon trail race before I found myself hobbling to a doctor and …

Let This Gorgeous Chart From 1944 Teach You About Electromagnetic Radiation

Everything you need to know about electromagnetic waves in one poster<p>Reflection, refraction, diffraction, oh my! Dive into the wonderful world of electromagnetic radiation--i.e., the energy that travels through space in waves, like x-rays, microwaves and good old visible light.<p>Lawrence Livermore …

Bodybuilding.com's 10 Highest-Rated Biceps Exercises

Sun's out, guns out! These are the top 10 biceps exercises Bodybuilding.com users swear by!<p>They may not be the biggest or the strongest muscle group …

Researchers reverse-engineer the Dropbox client: What it means

There were doubts about being able to reverse engineer heavily-obfuscated applications written in Python. Two researchers have removed all doubt by …

Pull Up! 3 Tips To Master The Powerful Pull-Up

Pull-ups with any grip variation are pivotal to improve strength, size, and remain injury-free. Legendary strength coach Charles Poliquin says …

The Best Running Tips of All Time

We asked elite runners, coaches, doctors, and more to share their very best advice to help you run farther, faster, longer, and stronger<p>Many runners …

Six Moves to a Six-Pack

These are the best core exercises you've never done, and they'll reveal the abs you never knew you had

High Intensity Interval Training Abs Workout

Shares 58K<p>The benefits of interval training are many, including: increasing endurance, improving acceleration and speed, and burning more calories in …

Don't Want Trackers Watching Your Web And Smartphone Activity? This Start-up's For You.

One hot afternoon in June four software engineers, a lawyer and a miniature pinscher named Lunch were gathered around designer Dan Kwon’s computer at Disconnect, a startup in San Francisco. They were watching their new education video, “Unwanted Tracking Is Not Cool.” Its star is an octopus puppet …

Watch Photoshop Genius Bring Retro Snapshot Back To Life (VIDEO)

Now <i>this</i> is how you use photoshop.<p>Thanks to a redditor named TheHaterSalad we just spent the last seven odd minutes with our eyes glued to the computer screen. To be fair, our eyes are often glued to the computer screen, but the video above -- which shows how one might transform a vintage, …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

India’s Best Palace Hotels

Overlooking mirror-like lakes and sun-drenched sand dunes, India’s palace hotels will make even the most humble traveler feel like a sultan. From …