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Desktop construction gets a boost from the compact Nomad CNC machine

Desktop 3D printers have offered makers their building chops for some time now, and Carbide 3D is looking to do the same with a highly capable CNC machine. This is the Nomad 883: a mill that takes building beyond ABS and PLA plastics to wood, brass, aluminum and more. The unit wields a brushless DC …

10 Newsletters That Will Make You Smarter

<i>By Nicole Hughes</i><p>It's no secret that reading is the best exercise for your brain. Nowadays, 75 percent of Americans read e-mails with their smartphones. By adding intellectually-stimulating reading material to your inbox, you can get the brain workout you deserve. These 10 thought enriching …

Alexander Nevsky nuclear missile submarine has been deployed by the Russian Navy

Sergei Shoigu also reported to the Commander-in-Chief that the Defence Ministry will promptly implement the required measures to provide Syria with …

Russian forces kill seven in Dagestan siege

<b>Russian security forces have killed seven people suspected of involvement in a grenade and bomb attack on a restaurant in Dagestan, officials say.</b><p>Anti-terrorism officers surrounded a house near regional capital Makhachkala and shot dead seven people.<p>Some reports described the dead as gang members …

Making Perfect Pictures On The iPhone – MacStories

You’ve captured your image, tuned and processed it, added some additional flare using some specialized apps like BigLens and Piction, and finally shared it on Instagram. But, unfortunately, you’re left with an absolute mess of a camera roll. This is a place where Android shines, since most iOS …

Keyboard Maestro 6.0 Adds Syncing, Browser Actions, Device Triggers, And More – MacStories

Long-time MacStories readers know how deep-seated Keyboard Maestro is in my OS X workflow. I use it every day, constantly, to automate my Mac to speed up writing, resize images, save PDFs, execute scripts, and more. Version 6.0 is out today and it brings over 100 new features. Unfortunately, I have …

The Reading Brain In The Digital Age: The Science Of Paper Versus Screens: Scientific American

In a viral YouTube video from October 2011 a one-year-old girl sweeps her fingers across an iPad's touchscreen, shuffling groups of icons.<p>Read more on www.scientificamerican.com

Who Said What

This is a complicated story, but here goes. Eleven years ago, for <i>The New Yorker</i>, I wrote a review of a biography of Primo Levi called “The Double Bond,” by Carole Angier. Levi, an Italian Jew, was imprisoned in Auschwitz from 1943 to 1945. Upon his return home to Turin, he wrote what many people …

We've Got Your RSS Covered! Save Your Google Reader Feeds Now

We’ve Got Your RSS Covered! Save Your Google Reader Feeds Now<p>Inside Flipboard / March 14, 2013<p>Today, Google announced it’s going to retire Google …

Letter to Our Readers

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2013<p>Have you ever wanted to save something awesome you found on your Flipboard? Maybe it was a beautiful place you …

Join Us in Tokyo!

Inside Flipboard / April 8, 2013<p>Now that anyone can be a magazine maker, we wanted to invite our Japanese community to join us at an artsy book store …