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This Robotic Parking Garage Swallows Cars Into the Earth

Giken's mantra is "Culture Aboveground, Function Underground."<p>There’s no denying it: parking garages are <i>very</i> ugly, and take up a lot of space in the …

Hiking

5 Wireless Earbuds That Ship Faster Than AirPods and Cost Less Than $50

If you’re looking for a more accessible (and budget-friendly) alternative to Apple’s AirPods look no further. Find out more from <i>Boy Genius Report</i> and …

25 Most Useful Websites And Apps For Students That Will Make You Smarter

Many people say that today’s college students have it easy. All information they need is at their fingertips, so they can easily complete all …

Education Technology

15 Free Online Resources That Will Make You Smarter

Learning the new skills necessary to start a new business can be expensive, but fortunately the initiative for free, high-quality, educational resources online has only continued to grow in the past few years.<p>Below are some of the resources available to learn more about marketing, entrepreneurship, …

Online Education

Google and Microsoft Can Use AI to Extract Many More Ad Dollars from Our Clicks

When Google and Microsoft boast of their deep investments in artificial intelligence and machine learning, they highlight flashy ideas like …

Yes, Google Uses Its Power to Quash Ideas It Doesn’t Like—I Know Because It Happened to Me [Updated]

The story in the <i>New York Times</i> this week was unsettling: The New America Foundation, a major think tank, was getting rid of one of its teams of …

Nonprofits

​Turnkey Linux 14: Small business server Linux made easy

The new Turnkey release enables small businesses to easily set up a wide-variety of Linux-based business servers on your local hardware, the Amazon …

Kotlin: the Upstart Coding Language Conquering Silicon Valley

You'll find millions of apps in the Google Play store, many of them written using the powerful, stable, workhorse programming language Java. If it …

8 Paid iPhone Apps On Sale For Free Today

1) iCarConnect<p>iOS in the Car is here in your hands!<p>With iCarConnect driving has never been so safe and pleasant! <br>Optimized for iOS7 is the perfect …

‘Echelon’ AR Board Game is Like Star Wars ‘HoloChess’ for HoloLens

Created by Helios Interactive, <i>Echelon</i> is a multiplayer board game played on Microsoft’s HoloLens that, as an proof of concept, gives us a look into …

Augmented Reality

Google Spreadsheets and PHP

Have you ever needed to pull some data from a Google Spreadsheet? My default in the past would be to export the data and upload it to the app …

Analytics

Procedurally Generated Game Terrain with React, PHP, and WebSockets

<b>Last time, I began telling you the story of how I wanted to make a game. I described how I set up the async PHP server, the Laravel Mix build chain,</b> …

Working With PHP Arrays in the Right Way

In this tutorial, I am going to make a list of common PHP array functions with examples of usage and best practices. Every PHP developer must know …

JavaScript

These Terrifying Alien Worlds Actually Exist

Of the exoplanets we've discovered, there are a couple dozen that scientists believe have the conditions necessary to harbor life. Then...there are …

Universe

The Latest Solution For Cleaning Up Oil Spills? It’s A Sponge

But you won’t find this in your average kitchen.<p>Oil spills are catastrophic for marine environments, especially if they’re not cleaned up quickly. That can be difficult when a spill occurs in the middle of the ocean and crews can’t reach the area until hours after the oil has started to spread and …

Cleaning Up Your Linux Startup Process

The average general-purpose Linux distribution launches all kinds of stuff at startup, including a lot of services that don't need to be running. …