Sam Serrien

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Omega-3 may minimise damaging effects of junk food on brain: Research review

The analysis, published in the <i>British journal of Nutrition</i>​, considers data from 185 research papers to assess whether there was sufficient data …

How To Do the Perfect Push-Up

Push-ups—we've all done ‘em, but sometimes they just don't look so pretty. Fear not! We've got the guide to get it right. Push-ups are a total-body …

Workouts

Connecting an iPad retina LCD to a PC

<b>Update: please read this post</b><br>This project was born at the Warsaw Hackerspace, it was funded by my friend Spin, who wanted to use the display in a …

How to learn a language from your news feed (and win a Facebook hackathon)

This week at HackEd 2.0, the Quizlet team built an app to teach you new words by translating a word from a friend's status to unlock your phone. <b>Try</b> …

Social Media

Google’s Forthcoming Chat Client “Babel” Shows Up All Over The Web In Screenshots, Bug Reports, Forums & More

Google Babel, the forthcoming unified messenger service from Google that’s all but confirmed thanks to a number of screenshots, bug reports, developer forum posts and more, is now being said to only include Google Talk, Google Hangouts and Messenger in its initial release. Google Voice integration, …

Prototyping App POP Joins AVOS, The Company Led By YouTube Founders Chad Hurley And Steve Chen

POP, the app that lets developers turn paper sketches into app prototypes, has joined AVOS, the Internet company led by YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen. When it launched in November, POP’s (Prototyping On Paper) easy and intuitive set-up garnered it a lot of buzz on both tech and …

Bill Gates And Paul Allen Reunite And Recreate Classic 1981 Microsoft Photo

In the far corner of Paul Allen’s Living Computer Museum in Seattle hangs a blown up photo of the tech billionaire with his Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates when the two were still boy wonders, at 26 and 28 respectively, in 1981.<p>In the black and white photo, baby-faced Gates and bearded Allen pose …

Fool.com: Stock Investing Advice | Stock Research

Return<p>348%<p>S&P<p>80%<p>Calculated by average return of all stock recommendations since inception of the service.<p>Two new stock picks each month<p>Our team’s …

CSS Wizardry

Front-end performance for web designers and front-end developers<p>Written by <b>Harry Roberts</b> on <b>CSS Wizardry</b>.<p>It’s hard, if not impossible, to deny that …

Another World 20th anniversary edition discounted this weekend only

<i>Another World</i>, also known as <i>Out Of This World</i>, is available this weekend at a discounted price of $0.99 for Android, developer DotEmu announced via press release.<p>The sale is a celebration of the game's 20th anniversary and recent release on Windows PC and Mac via Steam. The action adventure title …

The Fitness Rules Winners Follow | Men's Health

<b>Set an ambitious goal.</b> It shouldn’t be outlandishly difficult, Halvorson says, but it should be enough of a stretch that you’ll be excited to work toward it. Nobody who sets a goal of losing 5 pounds miraculously loses 20. (Need help shedding pounds? Sign up for the free Belly Off! newsletter for …

20 Ways To Spring Clean Your Fitness Routine

<i>By Shape Editors</i><p>It's that time of year again -- the snow's melting, the sun's shining and those thick sweaters in the closet are about to go into storage. It's the perfect time to reignite your motivation by breaking away from your boring gym routine and embracing the great outdoors. Kick off …

Innovator: Stephen Lake's Muscle-Reading Remote Control

Over microbrews last April at a pub near Ontario’s University of Waterloo, engineering student Stephen Lake, 23, and two friends discussed using …

Goodbye Ugly Forums! Moot Is A Flexible And Modern Platform For Online Discussion (And It’s Free)

Moot, a startup offering a new take on commenting and forums, is launching today after three and a half years of development with the goal of bringing these key pieces of Internet discussion into the modern era. Unlike many of the options for online discussion that exist today, Moot is designed to …

Why are We Still Talking about LucasArts' Old Adventure Games?

<b>This story is being highlighted as one of Gamasutra's best stories of 2013.</b><p>The gutting of LucasArts earlier this week was a tragic loss for the video …

Game Development

How to Prototype an App in 1 hour: meet POP

<i>Business Prototyping tools review – No business plan survives the first contact with the customer. During our Business Prototyping phase, we help our</i> …

Mobile Advertising Grows So Fast That Analysts Revise Forecasts

Web advertising dollars are transitioning from desktop to mobile much more quickly than previously anticipated -- and that has eMarketer boosting its …

Chrome 27 Beta Lets You Browse 5% Faster, Introduces New HTML5 Date And Time Input Forms

The latest Chrome beta just hit Google’s release channels and Chrome 27 for desktop, and mobile promises to speed up your web-browsing experience by making content appear on your screen 5 percent faster than before. Also new in this release are a new user interface for HTML5 date and time input …

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Media Queries are a Hack by Ian Storm Taylor

The big buzzwords in CSS these days are “modular” and “responsive”—and for good reasons. But we’re still trying to achieve those goals with the wrong …

The Best To-Do List Strategy: The 1-3-5 Rule

A couple months ago, our co-founder and COO Alex Cavoulacos (who also happens to be the most productive person we know) shared her secrets for …

Time Management

Toothbrush 3.0 - An App For Your Mouth

Gone are the days when toothbrushes simply cleaned your teeth. Now, with the help of a Louisville, Kentucky tech startup, dental hygiene may go hand-in-hand with saving cash.<p>It’s a unique progression, when you think about it: once merely a stick with bristles, then a stick with bristles that …