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Forget Wi-Fi: You may soon access the internet via ordinary light bulbs

Light-speed internet may be upon us. A technology called “Li-Fi” uses light waves from ordinary LED light bulbs to deliver internet connectivity that that is cheaper, more secure and 100 times faster that broadband internet.<p>Velmini—a tech company in Tallinn, Estonia—is the first to test visible …

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Carnegie Mellon denies FBI paid it $1m to break Tor

Carnegie Mellon university has hit back at claims the FBI paid it $1m (£654,932) to break Tor.<p>Many users of Tor were concerned when it was …

Apple's Record 4Q 2015 Results: $11.1 Billion Profit on $51.5 Billion Revenue

Apple today announced financial results for the third calendar quarter and fourth fiscal quarter of 2015, setting a number of company records. For the quarter, Apple posted revenue of $51.5 billion and net quarterly profit of $11.1 billion, or $1.96 per diluted share, compared to revenue of $42.1 …

Audi just invented fuel made from CO2 and water

This article is published in partnership with Time.com. The original version can be found here.<p>By Kevin McSpadden @KevinMcspadden<p>An Audi research …

5G Will Change the Game Again

Remember when we had 1G back in the 1980s? No? That's because back then so few thought there would ever be something faster and better. And it took a long time to get to 2G, which finally occurred in the 1990s. It took the better part of yet another decade to get up to 3G. For those of you who …

Campanelle with Eggs and Capers

4 Servings<p>“Hot, cold, or room temperature, I love the briny bite of the capers and anchovies against the creamy eggs.” —Dawn Perry, senior web editor<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ pound campanelle (or other short pasta)<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>4 anchovy fillets<p>2 finely chopped garlic cloves<p>2 tablespoons capers<p>¼ …

Recipes

Your (Surprisingly Simple) Weekend Project: Fresh Ricotta

If you like fresh ricotta, you're going to love this recipe for a homemade version. Ready for an easy weekend project?<p>Fresh ricotta is traditionally made with whey leftover from the ambitious mozzarella-making process. But you needn't be a mozzarella master to whip up your own ricotta: This recipe …

Tonight, You Become a Paella Master

Tackle a paella recipe tonight with this mushroom, kale, and mushroom version.<p>Paella's a dish we love to order when dining out, so we thought: Why not cook it at home? This version's a showstopper, packed with earthy mushrooms, tender kale, and hearty, just-set eggs. Don't let this recipe's lengthy …

double chocolate banana bread

I have a theory that Mondays are for repentance, for undoing whatever damages to your liver, psyche or saddlebags you’ve done over the weekend. …

How to Make the Perfect Beef Tartare

A step-by-step guide for mixing, slicing, and presenting beef tartare.<p>When making tartare, keep everything chilled as you go, including the mixing bowl and plates. Presentation matters, too: The meat should be fridge-cold when served and cut as precisely and neatly as possible. Here's how.<p>Freeze …

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New Watercolors by Agnes Cecile

We have been on a bit of a watercolor kick recently on the site, becauuse, why not? It's a style practiced by many, but sometimes, an artist just has …

Vertical farming explained: how cities could be food producers of the future

Populations are growing and cities are booming – but could we soon see skyscrapers turned into centres for crop production? From Chicago warehouses to the south pole growth chamber in Antarctica, the concept of growing food indoors is catching on. Plant scientist Dr Erik Murchie, from the …