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This Remote Corner of New Zealand Is Straight Out of Your Favorite Fantasy Film

You may not know it, but the scenery of New Zealand’s South Island — kingly mountains, ethereal rain forests, and golden ribbons of empty beach — has …

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

Sleep

How to Get to London from London’s Six Major Airports

If you’re visiting London from abroad, the chances are that you’re going to be arriving at one of London’s airports. London has six airports, and a …

Heathrow

Happy Otter Juggles Rocks In Excitement

This is a video from the Adelaide Zoo in South Australia of an Asian small-clawed otter happily jugging some rocks on its belly, complete with …

Otters

India is planning to buy a ghost airport, where locals store rice, for $300 million?

Despite the Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport being the "emptiest in the world," India may just buy it for about $300 million.<p>Actor and …

Heathrow Airport to unveil plans to deliver expansion "more responsibly and affordably"

Heathrow has today announced it will unveil plans to deliver airport expansion "more responsibly and affordably", with the launch of its planning …

7 tips for teaching kids to save money

You probably know it’s important to teach kids to save money, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy. Some knowledge about how kids approach money may make …

The Most Exciting New Airline Routes Coming in 2018

Each new year is a new opportunity — to go somewhere new.<p>In 2018, the world will continue getting smaller as international airlines continue to add …

Asylum seekers and New Zealand: Where does the truth lie?

Some of those speaking out on New Zealand's offer to take 150 refugees detained by Australia.<p>On a good day, travelling at about 10 knots on a calm …

Bryce Dallas Howard's Guide to New Zealand's Capital City

Thirty-one years after traveling to New Zealand as a child—“it was the first time I saw nature in its rawest, most epic and pristine form,” says Bryce Dallas Howard of her first visit there with her father, Oscar-winning director Ron Howard—the actress, now 36, returned to the Pacific island nation …

Big data: Why the boom is already over

Too many big data projects have been poorly built, and lack return on investment - so companies are spending their money on other priorities.<p>While …

Big Data

Some Israelis see $38 billion U.S. military aid offer as a failure

JERUSALEM — It was billed by President Obama as “the single largest pledge of military assistance in U.S. history,” a gift from the American taxpayer to the Israeli taxpayer, totaling $38 billion over 10 years, complete with squadrons of F-35 fighter jets.<p>But in Israel, the deal inked in Washington …

National Security

Canada's household debt just passed its GDP

In plain English? Canadians now owe more than we produce. Since you're one of our astute readers, you can guess this a s**tstorm in the making. Here's what we found interesting in the latest numbers.<p>Household Debt<p>Canadians are racking up debt at an alarming rate. We increased our household debt …

Real Estate

JavaScript Document Object Model or DOM

JavaScript - Document Object Model or DOM<p>Advertisements<p>Every web page resides inside a browser window which can be considered as an object.<p>A Document …

JavaScript

Using WITH (NOLOCK)

The WITH (nolock) hint is an explicit command directed at a specific table or view used to set the transaction isolation level against the table or …

EC2 Reserved Instance Basics

EC2 Reserved Instances provide two benefits over On-Demand EC2 instances:<p>A capacity reservation for that instance type.<br>• A pricing discount that can …

Cloud Computing

Aussie streaming and food delivery sites knocked offline by Amazon Web Services

Australians were left without their typical means of entertainment during a gloomy evening on the east coast thanks to problems at Amazon Web …

The 6 laws every cloud architect should know, according to Werner Vogels

At the 2015 AWS re:Invent conference, Amazon CTO Werner Vogels gave his set of laws that all cloud architects should know, and how they're inspiring …

Getting Things Done®

An Introduction to Getting Things Done®<p>Developed by David Allen and published in a bestselling book of the same name, Getting Things Done® became a …

Productivity

The ultimate guide on how to use Snapchat, explained by a 23-year-old

Millennials love it, but Snapchat's user interface isn't very intuitive for the uninitiated.<p>What's all the fuss about? If you're new to and confused by the self-destructing photo and video app, you're in luck!<p>I'm 23, and I use Snapchat obsessively (and so do all of my friends). Here's how to master …

Social Media

The 10 most popular free online courses for professionals

Your education shouldn't stop when you leave the classroom.<p>Learning new skills is a great way to expand your mind and get ahead in your career — and it's easier than ever with a plethora of online classes just a click away.<p>A good place to start is with this year's most popular Coursera courses from …

Online Education

Dos and don'ts of 401(k) investing

Talk to most full-time employees saving for retirement, and you'll find that an employer-sponsored 401(k) is the way most are planning for their golden years.<p>But while 401(k)s are common, they have some specific rules that can be confusing. And let's face it — anything that has to do with long-term …

Retirement

10 Reasons Web Developers Should Learn AngularJS

There is no doubt that AngularJS – the self-proclaimed “superheroic JavaScript framework” – is gaining traction. I’ll refer to it frequently as just …

JavaScript

Mitchell Starc says Shane Warne’s criticism was ‘disappointing’ but it didn’t spur him on

AUSTRALIAN quick Mitchell Starc says it was “disappointing” to be criticised by Shane Warne but denied he used it as a spur to perform so well he won …

6 Reasons Why Hostels are the Best

<i>By College Tourist, Author : Shannon Kelly, University of Illinois.</i><p>Hostels are more than just somewhere to stay, you can meet new people, save some dough and lessen your impact on the planet.<p>One of the first things that travelers tend to consider as they plan their next adventure is accommodation. …

Demand for airplanes lifts Boeing's 4Q profit

DALLAS (AP) — Boeing Co.'s fourth-quarter profit rose 19 percent as demand for commercial airliners trumped weakness in its defense …

Aviation

8 Facts to Know about Your Libido

Let's talk about sex.<p>We asked Dr. Nancy Simpkins, and internist and medical consultant for the state of New Jersey who works with libido issues in women during pregnancy, menopause and depression, what to know about sex drive.<p><b>1) The more testosterone, the higher the libido.</b> "Men have larger amounts …

Lambda Expressions (C# Programming Guide)

9 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>A lambda expression is an anonymous function that you can use to create delegates or expression tree types. By using …

Covariance and Contravariance in Generics

14 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>Covariance and contravariance are terms that refer to the ability to use a more derived type (more specific) or a less …

Func(T, TResult) Delegate (System)

Note<p>To view the .NET Framework source code for this type, see the Reference Source. You can browse through the source code online, download the …