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First Click: DIY happiness

I’m exhausted and under intense time and financial pressures. Yet weirdly, I’ve never felt happier or more satisfied. See, I’m a home owner at the tail end of a major renovation and I just spent the last week covered in dust, paint, and what looks like blood.<p>Don’t get me wrong, I’m not doing all …

4 Key Ingredients For Creating An Ideas Incubator

When fostering in-house innovation, companies need to understand exactly what startups thrive on.<p>There’s a crazy game played in Japan that looks like a cross between rugby, wrestling, and capture the flag. It is called “Bo-Taoshi” and the goal is simple: defend your pole while simultaneously …

2015 Masters: Tee times, pairings, featured groups for Thursday's round

The Masters is back.<p>We are getting so close to go-time. After three days of press conferences, practice rounds, and range sessions, the 79th Masters will finally get underway around 7:30 a.m. on Thursday when Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, and Arnold Palmer strike their ceremonial tee shots. A lot of …

Golf

YouTube 10th birthday: 10 most viewed clips of all time including Gangnam Style and Katy Perry

Can you believe it has been a decade since the wonder that is YouTube graced our lives?<p>Ten years ago, if you wanted to listen to new music, you had …

edX: Programming language Scratch isn’t just for kids anymore

Image copyright edX.Scratch is a programming language built to help children learn basic programming skills. But now edX, the MOOC (for Massive Open …

MOOCs

Muscle-sensing Myo gesture armband will be on Amazon this quarter

About a year after getting our first taste of the Myo, Thalmic Labs has announced that it's reaching out to the masses by way of Amazon this quarter. As with its pre-order on the company's website, this muscle-sensing gesture control armband will be available for $199. But even before that, Thalmic …

Do pufferfishes hold their breath when inflated? @GrrlScientist

A newly-published study by a team of Australian scientists reveals that inflated pufferfish do not hold their breath -- refuting a common widespread belief.<p>When harassed, a pufferfish rapidly gulps water (or air) into its stomach, transforming itself into a prickly beach-ball that’s three or four …

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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Inventions

Think you know how to Google? Here are 36 search tips you probably don’t know about

Google is kind of a big deal, to say the least. The tech giant has blossomed over the course of the past decade, quickly becoming part of the global …

Pictures of the Week 10.16.14

10 Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make

It's topic that worries lots of people. Inc. columnist Jeff Haden recently pointed out "30 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Bad,"which readers shared more than 75,000 times on social networks. Here are 10 more to add to the list.<p>These are not words. "Regardless" and "thaw" are …

Language

Amazon’s Bezos hosts Campfire: A top secret literary retreat in Santa Fe

Amazon.com is warring with publishing giant Hachette, placing the Seattle online retailer in the crosshairs of hundreds of well-known authors who …

LG’s G Pad 8.0 hits Europe shelves first, and it has LTE

LG’s mid-range G Pad 8.0 with LTE connectivity may soon come to a store near you. LG announced that it will start selling the 8-inch G Pad in Europe …

Why the Ferguson Police Force Looks Like a Military Unit

You've probably seen photos and video of overarmed police officers facing off against unarmed protestors in Ferguson, Missouri . The view of …

Vimeo's video app gets a major facelift on Roku

Discovery features are becoming the norm among video and music applications. Vimeo, naturally, has been taking note of this and is now introducing a redesigned app for Roku streaming devices. Along with making it simpler for viewers to find fresh content on its homepage, Vimeo's new application …

Code/red: Cisco Sheds Thousands in Annual Summer Workforce Molt

Plus, douchebag commenter curation, neckbeards and that ice-bucket thing.<p>// HAPPENING TODAY<p>GenCon, the biggest table-top gaming convention around, kicks off in Indiana.<br>• Charitybuzz’s auction for a half-hour coffee session with Google Chairman Eric Schmidt concludes.<p>Cisco: Can I Get a Quick Head …

Gamescom 2014: LEGO Batman 3 Goes Beyond Gotham

Fly into space to take on Brainiac in TT Games' ultimate fan service to DC.<p>LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham promises to be the ultimate game for DC …

Peculiar LightFreq smart bulb doubles as a wireless speaker

It would be hard to believe a bluetooth speaker could be stuck inside a light bulb, a feat LightFreq has managed to shatter with its new product. LightFreq mixes both sound and light for an experience that only makes sense, but hasn’t quite been exploited. As CEO Devin mentions, “light and sound …

Light Bulbs

There is more to mobile web development than just HTML, Javascript and CSS

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>There are three main technology choices to consider when building apps for smart devices; web, native, and hybrid.<p>Web apps are …

12 Ebola Questions You're Wondering About

In case you’ve missed it, the deadliest Ebola outbreak is spreading in Western Africa, taking at least 900 lives so far. The U.S. Centers for Disease …

Aspirin a day could dramatically cut cancer risk, says biggest study yet

Daily pill for middle-aged could save 130,000 lives over 20 years in Britain alone, scientists suggest<p>An aspirin a day could dramatically cut people's chances of getting and dying from common cancers, according to the most detailed review yet of the cheap drug's ability to stem disease.<p>More than …

Broadband shouldn’t be like cable TV. Why consumers should care about peering.

Advertisement<p>44 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock/Devonyu<p>When you’re curled up on the couch, set to watch the second season of <i>Orange is the New Black,</i> and …

Hidden rays

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