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Netflix bought the first great horror movie of the year at Sundance, and here's why you need to see it

The midnight section at the Sundance Film Festival can be hit or miss, but when the program is done right, it includes some of the best movies at the festival.<p>The section has a gem this year from a first-time Iranian filmmaker who has looked back on his memories growing up through the Iran-Iraq War …

Technology Brokering in Silicon Valley

How do engineers contribute to concepts through integration of new technologies? How do they turn inventions into innovative applications supporting new or existing user needs?<p>Interviewing five engineers at an automotive company's technology search organization, we learned how they search, …

Watch This Navy Admiral Destroy Ted Cruz's Climate Myths

Ted Cruz is certain that global warming stopped 18 years ago. He said that repeatedly during a Senate hearing he chaired Tuesday afternoon devoted to …

Best science fiction and fantasy books of 2015

A year in which Kim Stanley Robinson took us beyond the stars in Aurora and David Mitchell embraced his inner geek in Slade House<p><b>Vote:</b> What was your favourite book of the year?• <b><br>Best of culture in 2015:</b> see this year’s cultural highlights, chosen by the Guardian’s writers and critics<p>As per that …

sciencefictionandfantasy

Find Your House On This Map and Watch the Satellites Passing Above You

There are more than 2,250 satellites orbiting the Earth right now. But that abstract number didn’t prepare me for the shock of watching a Soviet-era …

Space Exploration

How Machine Learning Works, As Explained By Google

The recent revelation that Google is using machine learning to help process some of its search results is attracting interest and questions about …

10 (More) Haunting Documentaries That Are Stranger Than Fiction

Documentaries aren't movies you'd usually think of when rattling off a list of horror films, but because documentaries depict things that <i>really</i> …

Bill Clinton

How To Become A Genius

Whether you’d like to admit it or not, you probably have an average IQ. Luckily, there’s a lot you can do to increase your intelligence.<p>You probably think you’re pretty smart. Most people believe they’re smarter than the average American, according to a study from YouGov. Yet when it comes to IQ, …

The Brain

Python for Data Science For Dummies Cheat Sheet - dummies

Python is an incredible programming language that you can use to perform data science tasks with minimal effort. The huge number of available …

The story of the invention that could revolutionize batteries—and maybe American manufacturing as well

The world has been clamoring for a super-battery.<p>Since about 2010, a critical mass of national leaders, policy professionals, scientists, entrepreneurs, thinkers and writers have all but demanded a transformation of the humble lithium-ion cell. Only batteries that can store a lot more energy for a …

Energy

7 most common data visualization mistakes

In my last article, I mentioned some of the best tools for data visualization. While all of them were powerful tools, they are only as useful as the hands they are in. Selection of the right tool is just the first step, the bigger job is to create an easy-to-understand visualization that makes data …

Millennial-Friendly Career Site The Muse Raises $10 Million Series A, Passes 3 Million Monthly Users

When Kathryn Minshew set out to raise seed money for her startup, she felt like Oliver Twist. Despite Y Combinator alumni credentials and some early buzz, Minshew and her cofounders faced dozens of rejections as they looked for money to get off the ground. Their company, then called The Daily Muse, …

Stanford Study Shows Dramatic Math Improvement From Playing Video Games Just 10 Minutes Per Day

Third graders played for just 10 minutes per day, 3 days a week, for four weeks. The comparison group’s class received the same materials and the same instruction, but didn’t play the game. The result of playing was a staggering 20.5% improvement after just two hours of self-guided play.<p>Of course, …

Mathematics

The 14 Best Data Visualization Tools

<i>Nishith Sharma is the co-founder of frrole, a social intelligence startup.</i><p>Raw data is boring and it’s difficult to make sense of it in its natural form. Add visualization to it and you get something that everybody can easily digest. Not only you can make sense of it faster, but you can also observe …

New Study Links Facebook To Depression: But Now We Actually Understand Why.

The irony of Facebook is by now known to most. The “social” network has been linked to a surprising number of undesirable mental health consequences: Depression, low self-esteem, and bitter jealousy among them. Now, a new study in the <i>Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology</i> finds that not only do …

Social Media

Can a city become too big?

The number of megacities has been increasing so rapidly in the last few decades that many are experiencing serious growing pains. Molly Crain investigates.<p>There are now some three dozen megacities in the world, each sprawling areas home to more than 10 million people. Bigger cities come with …

Design Inspiration & Ideas from Envato

Why not learn a new skill in May? Get inspired with these fantastic new courses and tutorials.<p>This is the Famous 5, Envato's series looking at Envato …

Einstein's Theory of Relativity Explained (Infographic)

The theories of relativity by Albert Einstein revolutionized how the world thinks about space, time, mass, energy and gravity.<p>Prior to Einstein, the …

Physics

With Tether, unlocking your Mac using an iPhone has never been easier

Tether is a smart, free app for iOS that allows users to unlock their Mac automatically with an iPhone handset.<p>Available free of charge for the …

Treeline Wants To Take The Coding Out Of Building A Backend

Building the backend to power your dream app is one of the walls that stops front-end developers from even attempting to prototype their own app designs.<p>It’s got to run fast but efficiently on whatever infrastructure you decide to use. It has to work with any platform you might build a client for. …

Software Development

Why the Lean Start-Up Changes Everything

Launching a new enterprise—whether it’s a tech start-up, a small business, or an initiative within a large corporation—has always been a hit-or-miss proposition. According to the decades-old formula, you write a business plan, pitch it to investors, assemble a team, introduce a product, and start …

10 jQuery plugins for data visualization on your website

People enjoy the visual representation such as bar graphs, pie chart, scatter pots and other web visualization more than the text. They are eye …

Pay what you want to master front-end development

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>The Pay …

Building Realtime, Live-Updating Animated Graphs with C3.js

Having the ability to stream data to a realtime, live-updating graph is pretty powerful. There’s no argument there. But until now, they’ve been …

Top TNW Deals This Week

We’ve had some incredibly popular deals this week – check out the best below!<p><b>The Pay What You Want Back-End Developer Bundle</b><p>If you’re interested in getting into building your own web sites and apps, this is the best way to get started. The Back-End Developer Bundle bundle includes a range of …

A Developer's Guide with CSS and JavaScript

If you already have even basic familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you’re ready to learn how to<br>build a browser-based game. In Build an HTML5 …

10 Best Online Resources for Learning Programming Language

If you are looking to learn any programming language, we recommend you to find for free resources online. There are a lot of websites and resources …

Learning Programming: 10 Misconceptions That Are Not True

In this post we are going to debug, explore and fix these misconceptions about being a programmer, and maybe serve as a source of relief for those …

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