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My journey from Marine to actor

Before he fought in the galactic battles of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Adam Driver was a United States Marine with 1/1 Weapons Company. He tells …

How to live before you die

At his Stanford University commencement speech, Steve Jobs, CEO and co-founder of Apple and Pixar, urges us to pursue our dreams and see the …

What’s the most satisfying job in the world? You’d be surprised

Psychologist Barry Schwartz explores the meaning and engagement that some workers feel about professions you might not expect to be fulfilling.<p>Why do …

How much does a video weigh?

What color is a mirror? How much does a video weigh? Michael Stevens, creator of the popular educational YouTube channel Vsauce, spends his day …

MacTrast Deals: iOS 9 & Xcode 7 Guide – Everything You Need to Build iOS 9 Apps

- Oct 15, 2015<p>The best way to learn a programming language isn’t from some dry programming manual, the best way is to just dive in! The iOS 9 & Xcode …

Apps

How to create free Apple ID without Credit Card on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

It is essential for any iOS user to have an Apple ID, as without it you cannot use iPhone or iPad’s most important services. Those of you who have …

App Store

How to install Windows 10 on a Mac for free

For years, Mac users have been thanking their lucky stars that they never had to deal with Windows 8. OS X has had its fair share of issues, but none …

Israel, Palestine and Jordan team up to save river

In a rare show of political unity, Israel, Jordan and Palestine have united for a common cause: to clean up the Jordan River.<p>The river, believed to be the site of Jesus' baptism, has been suffering from pollution and could be in danger of drying up.<p>"We invited the politicians and decision makers …

Install Windows 10 On Mac Using Boot Camp, Here's How [Tutorial]

The following step by step tutorial will help you install Windows 10 on Mac using Boot Camp Assistant software by Apple.<p>Before you begin, make a full …

The doubt essential to faith

When Lesley Hazleton was writing a biography of Muhammad, she was struck by something: The night he received the revelation of the Koran, according …

3D scanning deciphers ancient Hebrew scroll

A fragile scroll discovered in 1970 on the western shore of the Dead Sea has finally been deciphered, revealing it to be part of a Torah scroll.<p>A scroll that had been burnt to charcoal inside the Ein Gedi synagogue some 1,500 years ago has now been read for the first time, thanks to modern …

What we didn't know about penis anatomy

We're not done with anatomy. We know a tremendous amount about genomics, proteomics and cell biology, but as Diane Kelly makes clear at TEDMED, there …

Biology

'Sin free Facebook' attracts thousands

<b>A group of Evangelical Christians in Brazil has launched a social network where swearing and erotic content in any form is completely banned.</b><p>The creators of Facegloria claim the site has attracted 100,000 members since its launch last month.<p>There are 600 words which are forbidden on the site and an …

8 TED Talks to watch when your family is driving you nuts

Tim Cook’s ‘surprise’ call shakes up Mad Money

Who knew that Tim Cook was a <i>Mad Money</i> fan? The Apple CEO surprised CNBC’s Jim Cramer by calling in today to congratulate the show host on his 10th anniversary of being on air.<p>The two men discussed ResearchKit, dealing with competition, Apple’s incredible growth on Wall Street over the last decade, …

9 TED Talks to restore your faith in politics

TED Talks

What speakers can learn from 11 of the funniest TED Talk spoofs

<b>The spoof</b>: Stephen Colbert’s RejecTED Talks <b><br>Created by</b>: The Late Show with Stephen Colbert <b><br>The lesson</b>: Pudding and summer vacation sound like …

How to make a four-year-old MacBook Pro run like a ‘brand-new computer’ for just $170

MacBook Pros are great computers but they can always benefit from getting a nice hardware upgrade. A Redditor at r/apple who goes by the name of …

MacBook Pro

Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1138000/1138176_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524654647_5ce190a07d00f3de2388dc339d197f5e<p><b>Saudi Arabia has postponed the flogging of Raif Badawi on medical grounds.</b><p>The blogger and activist, who founded the now-closed online forum Liberal …

The opportunity of adversity

The thesaurus might equate "disabled" with synonyms like "useless" and "mutilated," but ground-breaking runner Aimee Mullins is out to redefine the …

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac for free

One of the selling points of a Mac these days is the ability to run Windows software on it, via virtualization or Apple’s own Boot Camp. Running Windows lets you play PC games that haven’t been ported to the Mac, or stay completely compatible with your documents from a PC-centric …

What do babies think?

"Babies and young children are like the R&D division of the human species," says psychologist Alison Gopnik. Her research explores the sophisticated …

How cultures around the world make decisions

Is the American obsession with individual freedom really such a great idea? What other cultures know about how to make good choices.<p>Sit down at a …

Uneasy Christmas for India's Christians

<b>Aligarh, India -</b> Growing unease about the "mass conversions" by Hindu far-right groups of religious minorities cast a distinctly non-festive shadow over Christmas celebrations in India.<p>Right-wing Hindu groups have held a series of such ceremonies with an organisation in the northern Uttar Pradesh …

Merry Christmas! Enjoy these amazing Mac Freebies. [Deals]

Everyone at Cult of Mac Deals would like to wish you and yours a Merry Christmas.<p>As the saying goes, it’s better to give than to receive. With that in mind, we’d like to give you some cool stuff for free. Read on to take advantage of free Mac apps, learning opportunities, and an audio book of a New …

Unleash Your Inner App Developer Part 1: Getting Ready

<i>Do you have an idea for an app but lack the programming knowledge to begin building it? In this weekly blog series, How To Unleash Your Inner App Developer, I will take you, the non-programmer, step by step through the process of creating apps for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. This is Part 1 of</i> …

'Continuity Activation Tool' for Adding Handoff to Older Macs Now Supports Bluetooth 4.0 Dongles

A new update to the community-built "Continuity Activation Tool" for OS X Yosemite brings Bluetooth 4.0 USB dongle support, allowing users of some older model Macs to enable Handoff and other Bluetooth-related Continuity features on their machines without upgrading internal hardware. The tool does, …

How to install Windows on your Mac for free

2015 is going to be a big year for Microsoft with the forthcoming release of Windows 10 — you can read all about Microsoft's big January event right …

Windows 10

9 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time (save over $100!)

You can expect plenty of great iPhone and iPad apps to go on sale now that the holiday season is officially here, but digging through them all to …