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I Work At Slack–Here’s How I Use It To Manage My Workday

With a few bots and app integrations, one insider shows how Slack can do much more than help you communicate.<p>Slack is a group messaging platform that’s handy for trading notes with your colleagues over the course of your workday. But in my time working at Slack, I’ve figured out some ways to use it …

Pokémon Go Reaches Islam's Holiest Site (And Some People Aren't Happy About It)

The Pokémon Go craze which has been sweeping around the world has now made it as far as Mecca, the holiest site in Islam.<p>According to a report in Arab News, an English language paper in Saudi Arabia, characters from the augmented reality smartphone game have been found at gates of the Grand Mosque …

Pokémon

How the UK Will Fight Racism Now That Brexit Has Won

The political class has given up, so we have to do it ourselves.<p>For the last two weeks, I've been worried that the Leave camp was gaining huge ground off the back of gross anti-migrant sentiment. Now that it's all over, that worry is replaced with the realization that we actually have to live …

United Kingdom

The “Cobra Effect” that is disabling paste on password fields

Back in the day when the British had a penchant for conquering the world, they ran into a little problem on the subcontinent; cobras. Turns out there …

Netflix JavaScript Talks - Version 7: The Evolution of JavaScript

JavaScript

Uber recruiting engineers by randomly sending a coding game to play during rides

Microsoft engineer Joshua Debner was taking an Uber in Seattle to meet a friend when the new notification popped up on the screen.<p>Uber wanted to play a game called Code on the Road.<p>Uber confirmed to Business Insider that it’s found a new way to lure engineers to work for the fast-growing startup by …

The 7 Best Train Trips in the World

There's a reason every plane you take these days is totally full: Just about everyone who wants to go somewhere wants to get there as quickly and …

Travel

The Most Common Reason Why Outsourced Software Development Fails | Inc.com

While outsourced product development generally faces criticism over quality and deliveries, it's no better or worse than buying services locally.<p>The difference between good quality outsourced product development and one that fails is the knowledge that buyers have, or the lack of, about the …

Xbox One Cheats - Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Wiki Guide - IGN

This page contains a list of cheats, codes, Easter eggs, tips, and other secrets for <b>Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain for Xbox One</b>. If you've …

Gears of War Ultimate Edition Visual Analysis – Xbox One vs. Xbox 360 « Video Game News, Reviews, Walkthroughs And Guides

When one looks back on Epic Games’ first Gears of War which released in 2006, it isn’t hard to see how the game changed the way we look at third …

Gears of War

Xbox One's Metal Gear Solid 5 "Holds Its Own" vs. PS4 Version

The Xbox One edition of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain performs at a technical standard very similar to the PlayStation 4 version, according to early tests.<p>An independent technical analysis of the game, by Digital Foundry, found that the Xbox One edition delivers on offering a native 1600x900 …

New Xbox One Elite Bundle and Lunar White Wireless Controller Offer Fans the Ultimate Gaming Experience

Today we’re thrilled to unveil the Xbox One Elite Bundle, the ultimate gaming experience. In addition to a matte finish, the Xbox One Elite Bundle …

Xbox

There's a typo stamped on the Metal Gear Solid 5 special edition PS4

Those who ordered the <i>Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain</i> special edition PlayStation 4 — which is available in Europe and Oceania only — can look on this mistake in one of two ways: Either it's a shoddy, eye-twitching error every time you reach for the power button, or maybe the console is now a …

Metal Gear

Metal Gear Solid 3: From Russia with love

Metal Gear Solid 2 ended with an explosion of questions. In creating a game that questioned its own status as a game, Kojima had opened countless …

China passed 250M 4G users in July, more than double the subscribers in the U.S.

China’s 4G mobile users surpassed 250 million for the first time at the end of July, according to newly released data (link in Chinese) from China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (hat tip to TechNode). If you throw 3G users into the mix, that number shoots up to a whopping 695 …

Rice is Life.

Has This Man Unlocked The Secret To Internet Anonymity?

Jonathan Hirshon kept his photo off the Internet for 20 years. Now he’s rallying the troops to hack Facebook and Google facial recognition.<p>I’ve met Jonathan Hirshon. I know what Jonathan Hirshon looks like. You probably don’t, and neither does Google or Facebook. That’s just how the PR professional …

Eliminate JavaScript Code Smells

Serverside Isomorphic Javascript Rendering with ReactJS & Node

YouTube

ECMAScript 6 Power Tutorial: Class and Inheritance

I’d like to share with you a series of articles about ECMAScript 6, sharing my passion for it and explaining how it can work for you. I hope you …

JavaScript

Japan's maglev train breaks world speed record with 600km/h test run

Japan has again demonstrated its prowess in high-speed rail travel with its state-of-the-art maglev train setting a world record of just over 600km/h (373mph), just days after it broke its previous 12-year-old record.<p>The seven-car maglev – short for “magnetic levitation” – reached a top speed of …

High-speed Rail

Joss Whedon’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron – your pre-release intelligence briefing

It’s been three years since Joss Whedon’s The Avengers made comic-book history by successfully squeezing Iron Man, The Hulk, Captain America, Thor and a multitude of other ornately garmented superheroes into a single, barnstorming fantasy epic. With the imminent debut of sequel, Age of Ultron, the …

Marvel Universe

How to get a job at Google: meet the man who hires and fires

Inside a lobby at Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, California, beside a rank of 1990s arcade machines, a laminated sign asks people to “Please Be Googley”. It is a request that visitors remember to wear security badges; also that they don’t steal any of the stuff that’s been left around for …

The Workplace

How Do Pro Athletes Recover So Quickly?

<i>A:</i><p>Lindsey Vonn made history last month with her 64th World Cup win—the most ever for a female skier—after spending most of 2014 rehabbing a torn ACL. Even more remarkable: she had not one but <i>two</i> major knee surgeries in the past two years.<p>Many people who tear their ACLs are told it can take at least …

Spreepark: Berlin’s Sleeping Beauty

In the middle of Berlin, near the Spree river in Plänterwald forest, lies an abandoned amusement park deep in slumber. The Spreepark, formerly the …

Germany

Tales from Auschwitz: survivor stories

<b>Irene Fogel Weiss, born in 1930 in Bótrágy, Czechoslovakia, now Batrad, Ukraine. She lives in Virginia, US. She will be returning to Auschwitz for the third time, as part of the US presidential delegation, along with her daughter, Lesley Weiss</b><p>We lived in Bótrágy, a very small, mostly poor town in …

World History

Apple boosted personal security for CEO Tim Cook in 2014

Apple spent $699,133 on personal security for chief executive Tim Cook in 2014, the company disclosed yesterday — the first time Apple has acknowledged spending any such money to protect him.<p>The expenditure was included in Apple’s latest proxy filing, which reported that Cook’s total compensation …

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

El Capitan: How did the climbers do it?

What’s different about big-wall climbing?<p>The term “big wall” is generally used by climbers to describe some of the world’s longest climbs – usually predominantly on rock involving up to 30 rope lengths, and on which most climbers would expect to spend days climbing. Developed in Yosemite in the …

Climbing