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Animations Show the Melting Arctic Sea Ice, and What the Earth Would Look Like When All of the Ice Melts

It's no secret that climate change has been taking a toll on the Arctic. But it's one thing to read about it, another thing to see it in action. …

Global Warming

Apple plans to make Safari scrolling a lot smoother

Apple is making changes to its mobile Safari browser that will make scrolling work smoother across all websites, according to posts on <i>Hacker News</i> and <i>Daring Fireball</i>. Right now, regular pages scroll differently on iOS Safari than sites like Reddit that use AMP (Google's accelerated mobile pages). …

Fern Wifi Cracker – Wireless Security Auditing Tool

Fern Wifi Cracker is a Wireless security auditing and attack software program written using the Python Programming Language and the Python Qt GUI …

Forensics

Inside the Making of 'BioShock' Series With Creator Ken Levine

As 'BioShock: The Collection' hits stores, the games' former creative director explains why he may never make another one<p>In the five years between …

Bioshock

6 Reasons To Buy A PS4 Pro Instead Of An Xbox One S

The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 both launched in 2013. We didn’t expect a renewed interest in the console wars until the next generation of consoles were upon us, but we were wrong.<p>In 2016, both Microsoft and Sony have brand new iterations of these two gaming systems. Each has its own strengths and …

Xbox One S

The inside story of Facebook’s biggest setback

The social network had a grand plan to connect millions of Indians to the internet. Here’s how it all went wrong<p>Until Mark Zuckerberg arrived in a bright orange helicopter in October 2014, Chandauli had never seen a celebrity visitor. One of 44,795 villages in the state of Rajasthan, Chandauli is …

Where Art Meets Gif: The Hypnotic Animated Gifs of David Szakaly | Colossal

<p>Since 2008 Hungarian/German graphic designer David Szakaly has been churning out some of the most dizzying, hypnotic and wholly original gifs on the …

Everything you need to understand to start with AngularJS

2012 was the year of the rise of the Javascript MVC frameworks and librairies with countless of those frameworks that were released or that went …

TrumpScript Is Donald Trump in a Programming Language

A group of computer science students wants to make Python great again.<p>TrumpScript, tagline "making Python great again," is Donald Trump in a programming language. The creation of four computer science students at Rice University—who put it together in a 36 hour hackathon—it's surely a novelty …

Programming

Java And Javascripts – Two Different Programming Languages For Developers

In case you met a novice java developer, you may find him struggling with a confusion that Java and JavaScripts are same- but we know the truth; that …

Java

The 22 Rules of UX

Surveillance

Web UI Design for the Human Eye: Colors, Space, Contrast Free eBook

An eBook that teaches how to use visual and interaction design to create meaningful first impressions. It includes practical use of Gestalt, applying …

Social Network Television: The Next Wave Of Digital Entertainment

It should be no secret that short-form video is dominating the digital media space.<p>From branded entertainment programs, to video-driven social apps – visual storytelling runs the world right now.<p>For a mobile generation of millennials who enjoy curated entertainment experiences on-demand, directly …

Televisions

Large Hadron Collider captures incredibly rare particle decay for the first time

Experts say findings will help guide the quest to explain what physics cannot<p>For the first time, scientists at CERN have observed extremely rare leftovers from subatomic particles. The observations support a fundamental theory of particle physics, according to a paper published today in the journal</i> …

The ISOCASE Smartphone Case Turns Your Phone into a Tablet

Using ISOCASE, you can easily turn your iPhone or Samsung Galaxy smartphones into a durable tablet. Maybe you will never need to purchase another …

Solar EV Charging via Advansolar (Crowdfunding Opp)

<b>Published on</b> May 14th, 2015 | <i>by James Ayre</i><p>1<p>May 14th, 2015 by <b>James Ayre</b><p>Originally published on <i>” target=”_blank”>EV Obsession</i>.<p>Advansolar’s first equity …

Someday...

Long-Range Iris Scanning Is Here

An engineering professor at Carnegie Mellon says he’s invented technology that can identify someone from across the room with the precision of a fingerprint.<p>An officer pulls someone over on the side of the highway. The cop sits in the car a moment, runs the plates—they’re fine—and gets out of the …

Nonprofits

7 habits of great Web designers

Get developers involved in the design process as early as possible. Invite them to meetings, user research tests, brainstorming sessions, etc. Their input, after all, determines whether your vision actually comes to life. At the very least, they can warn you if your ideas are a technical nightmare, …

Macy's

Encryption won't work if it has a back door only the 'good guys' have keys to

David Cameron’s desire to eliminate communications ‘we cannot read’ is impractical, and threatens to let the state have the run of your life<p>David Cameron has made some headline-grabbing election promises, but none so technically implausible as his vow to eliminate communications tools that “we …

Family Has To Abandon House After 1,000's Of Brown Recluse Spiders "Started Bleeding Out Of The Walls"

<i>Oh boy, a circus!</i><p>This is the Weldon Springs, Missouri home being covered with fumigation tents to kill the 5,000+ brown recluse residents. Apparently …

Jet makes emergency landing in New York after three passengers pass out

SkyWest flight to Connecticut was carrying 75 passengers No injuries after plane makes very steep descent for eight minutes<p>A SkyWest airlines flight to Connecticut was diverted, descended steeply and made an emergency landing in New York state on Wednesday after three passengers lost …

Video of extreme haunted house in San Diego

McKamey Manor is a home haunted house in San Diego. It looks intense.<p>Here are a few requirements you must pass to even be able to enter: you now must …

19 Terrifying Haunted Houses You Should Experience Before You Die

Diapers are required upon entry. WARNING: Fake scary things ahead.

America's Scariest Motel

(Image Via Librariananguish/Flickr)<p>There’s a lonely old motel out on Highway 95 that is downright terrifying to stay in, and considered by many …

Dark And Surreal Images From Your Worst Nightmares

Have you ever had a bad dream so vivid you were scared to fall asleep again?<p>Welcome to your worst nightmare.<p>In a twisted David Lynch-inspired series, …

Revenge Paranormal Prank

(YouTube link)<p>Czech buddies Erik Meldik and Čeněk Stýblo have been playing pranks on each other that have apparently escalated. When Erik gave Čeněk …