Samuel Ford

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Developers Who Can Build Things from Scratch

There's lots of different types of developers you're going to need to work with over the span of your career in the software business, but the one I …

World's Last Male Northern White Rhino Placed Under 24-Hour Armed Guard In Kenya

After the decimation of his species by poachers, Sudan the rhino finds himself in an extremely precarious position: He is the last male northern white rhinoceros on the planet.<p>According to The Independent, the 40-year-old animal has been put under 24-hour armed guard in the Kenya game conservancy …

Extinction

Why Traveling Alone May Not Be for Everyone

There are a myriad of articles presently circulating the Web about how empowering it is to travel alone and why it should be on everyone's bucket list. It's trending to go on an adventure with just your own company.<p>While I can fully appreciate how many would adore this notion, I also think it may …

Introverts

6 Homemade Takeout Dishes Your Family Will Love

Why spend money on take-out when you can make the same dishes even better at home? These flavorful and family-friendly recipes will one-up your favorite restaurant meals.<p><b>1. Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with lemongrass, ginger, hot …

Cooking

The Only Knot You Need to Know.

DIY Camper Van Conversion Bed Build, Bed Converts to a Couch! #VANLIFE<p>Torque: DIY All Terrain Electric Longboard<p>Outdoor Table From Wood and Steel …

Campervans

Chasing The Mystery Of Spacetime's Local 'Bulk Flow'

For decades, the root cause of our Milky Way galaxy’s “bulk flow” in the direction of the Centaurus and Hydra constellations has retained an air of mystery. Our own star’s motion through the Milky Way is relatively well understood. But a full understanding of the exact forces driving our Local …

Soup Dumplings (Xiao Long Bao) Recipe

Soup dumplings are not extremely tough to make, but they <i>are</i> time-consuming, and here's why: in order to get the broth inside the 'pling, it must first be solidified, and that means making a <b>real</b> chicken and/or pork broth—no cheating by using the canned stuff.<p><b>Read more: How to Make Soup Dumplings at</b> …

How to Make Restaurant Quality Pomme Rosti (AKA Hash Browns) at Home

Here's the great thing about hashbrowns: they're crispy, they're greasy, and they can be eaten with eggs for breakfast or steaks for dinner. And if you're feeling fancy, you can call them <i>pomme rosti</i>. Check out the precise 10-step recipe on how to make them perfect over at ChefSteps.

#155 - xcconfig Files Part 2

Continuing from last week's episode, this time we talk about adding environment-specific settings in xcconfig files, have them pre-processed into the …

10 Hotel Water Parks Your Kids Will LOVE

With much of the United States in the throes of cold temperatures and icy snow, a weekend at a water park is just what the doctor ordered for families that have been cooped up since Christmas. We scoured the country for hotels that have on-site water parks that are fun for both little splashers and …

Trust Us, Change Your Yosemite Font From Helvetica to San Francisco

Brittle, anemic Helvetica is simply not a good choice as a default display font for Apple's operating system. That's why I'm pretty excited about …

How to install Windows on your Mac for free

2015 is going to be a big year for Microsoft with the forthcoming release of Windows 10 — you can read all about Microsoft's big January event right …