Saketh Vejendla

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20 adventurous places in India every student can backpack to on a shoestring budget

India is a vast country and it is indeed beyond any traveller to choose one particular region as a favourite, amongst all the breathtaking places in …

⌘ + K, the Slack keyboard shortcut that saved my life

I hate Slack. Not what it represents: unified, media-rich team communication across time and space. But how it's implemented: a slow, memory-hungry web app that hates my computer. Also, my boss banned novelty status emoji, so I'm still a little salty about that.<p>But I will admit that Slack has some …

Apps

Finally, a sensible way to store and charge Apple Pencil

For all the intricate thought that went into the design of the Apple Pencil, a safe and elegant way to store and charge it with the iPad Pro was an obvious detail seemingly overlooked.<p>An accessories startup has produced a smart case for the iPad Pro that conveniently docks and charges the pencil …

How Can I Overcome My Fear of Failure?

In high school, our hockey coach was a demigod. Hockey at the school was so important it nearly transcended the concept of sports. Our coach was a …

See world's largest cave, Hang Son Doong, in Vietnam | CNN Travel

Vietnam

Is Your Computer Stable?

Over the last twenty years, I've probably built around a hundred computers. It's not very difficult, and in fact, it's gotten a whole lot easier over …

Linux

13 Photography Channels on YouTube You Should Follow

If you’re looking for videos to watch to quench your thirst for photography, YouTube has a great selection. If you’ve never really poked around …

Photography

Prince Pulls His Music From Streaming Services — Except Tidal

"He never meant to cause U any sorrow, he never meant to cause U any pain…"<p>Last year, Taylor Swift pulled her music from Spotify, saying that it was an "experiment."<p>"I'm not willing to contribute my life's work to an experiment that I don't feel fairly compensates the writers, producers, artists, …

These Cheese Crisps Are the Tastiest One-Ingredient Party Snack

Cocktails may be the best part of a cocktail party, but the snacks are a close second. But no one wants to spend hours over the stove making party …

10 unexpected candidates for song of the summer

iggy who?<p>Music always sounds better during the summer, providing the perfect soundtrack to those sunny afternoons spent sipping tall Margaritas on a boat. Give these 10 under-the-radar songs a listen when you’re tired of bumping this season’s major players, like Fetty Wap’s unstoppable “Trap …

Anticipation

Jay Berger<p>What is anticipation?<p>As a player, if I had been asked to define "anticipation," it would have been difficult for me to answer. Growing up, …

Algorithmia Launches With More Than 800 Algorithms On Its Marketplace

Algorithmia, the startup that raised $2.4 million last August to connect academics building powerful algorithms and the app developers who could put them to use, just brought its marketplace out of private beta.<p>More than 800 algorithms are available on the marketplace, providing the smarts needed …

Machine Learning

50 best tennis photos of 2014: The best photos from an incredible year in tennis

<b>Eight different Grand Slam champions. Extreme heat. On-court proposals. Breaking records and broken hearts. It's been an incredible, dramatic season</b> …

Tennis

Caroline Wozniacki appears in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

It had been rumoured for some time that a tennis star was due to appear in the 2015 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, which has featured Steffi …

"Study Less, Study Smart": The Best Ways to Retain More in Less Time

When you're learning new material, it can be overwhelming when you think about how much time you need to truly understand it all. This studying …

THREE STICKS: A highly creative board game!

A creative and challenging board game based on geometry! | Check out 'THREE STICKS: A highly creative board game!' on Indiegogo.

Apple Patents Crowdsourced Tracking Of Mobile Network Dead Spots

Apple has a new patent granted today by the USPTO (via AppleInsider) that details a method by which it can detect and keep track of mobile network dead zones via crowdsourced information. The technology is designed to give device makers and network operators a way to easily identify and counter low …

A Study of Flavor Profiles

Understanding how to combine and balance flavors is an important cooking concept that will allow you to create flavorful dishes every time you …

Fire Tennis, Funny Slow Motion Video of a Flaming Tennis Ball Being Hit

<i>Fire Tennis</i> is a funny slow motion video created by Gavin Free and Daniel Gruchy of The Slow Mo Guys that shows them both putting an entertaining …

Develop Your Kitchen Knife Skills with This Free Online Course

If you're looking to really up your slice and dice game, this comprehensive online course teaches you essential kitchen knife skills, the best ways …

Mobile apps taming India's chaotic auto-rickshaws

<b>There's a thin line between driving dexterity and recklessness.</b><p>Take a white-knuckle auto-rickshaw ride through Delhi's chaotic streets and that line, along with everything else, becomes very blurred indeed.<p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessThe metal detectors saving marriagesCan an app cure …

India

Dictate Any Command to You Mac with Automator

Mac: One of the lesser known features in Yosemite is a new Dictation Command option in Automator. As MacWorld points out, this means you can set up a …

Apps

The Best Way to Assemble a Sandwich So It Doesn't Fall Apart

It's not that hard to throw a sandwich together, but being more strategic in your sandwich layering strategy could make the difference between a …

Why Meditation Should Be Your Brain's "Scheduled Maintenance"

Technically, sleep is already our brains' regular scheduled maintenance, but if there were any other one thing you could do to improve your mental …

How to Ditch Tourist Spots and Build Your Own Kickass Vacation Plan

Sometimes, a vacation plan is pretty obvious: hit the hotel, relax, and wander around. But other times, you want to push things to the next level. …

Google Street View Now Lets You Visit Cambodia's Angkor Wat

Google is continuing to map Asia’s most recognizable landmarks after it added 360-degree panoramic images of Cambodia’s iconic Angkor Wat to its Street View service, a site populated by over 50 Khmer temples which the Lonely Planet guide calls “heaven on earth”.<p>Google has already taken Street View …

How to Afford Traveling the World

Over the past few years, I've been lucky enough to traverse many parts of the globe. The opportunity to travel had the same effect on me that it has …

Three Fast, Easy, High-Protein Meals On the Go

The number one reason most of us grab an unhealthy meal over a healthy one is convenience. Junk food is ready to be stuffed in your face, and when …