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To Get Your Kid to Do More, Talk Less 

Have you ever seen a parent in deep discussion with a toddler over a Rice Krispie treat? They’re patiently explaining the risk of tooth decay, the …

Lifehacks

Try This Ritual for More Self-Control When You Eat

Rituals can help us feel more in control of our lives, and more comfortable in situations that would otherwise bother us. One group of researchers …

Self Control

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Analyzing Cryptocurrency Markets Using Python

A Data-Driven Approach To Cryptocurrency Speculation<p><i>How do Bitcoin markets behave? What are the causes of the sudden spikes and dips in</i> …

27 Stylish Ikea Transformations That Will Make Your Stuff Look Expensive

♬ "Lemme upgrade you." ♬

Mid-Century modern

Table Saw MegaSled

Make accurate and safe crosscuts with ease – and set the stage for clever accessories. by James Hamilton pages 35-40 Most power-tool woodworkers have …

Power Tools

Kreg Accu-Cut Turns any Circ Saw into a Track Saw

by David Lyell page 16 In my shop, the track saw doubles as a second table saw – and if you’d like a low-priced alternative to a track saw, consider …

8 Simple Home Upgrades You Can Do The Day You Move In

About to move? Do you mostly love your new home, but there are just a few things that are outdated and won't stop bugging you?Don't worry, you can …

Home Improvement

5 Organizing Tips to Steal from People Who Live on Boats — #SummerOrganizingGoals

Having a home by the water is a total life goal. Having a home <i>on</i> the water, well, that's even better! Super-cool houseboats can be found docked in …

The Crazy Security Behind the Birth of Zcash, the Inside Story

Zcash, the new anonymous cryptocurrency, was born in a cloak-and-dagger cocoon of digital secrecy. There was just one little problem Photo: Morgen …

Three Computer Games That Make Assembly Language Fun

<b>Ah, assembly.</b> Where all the pretense of high-level languages—the program structures, the data handling, the wealth of functions—gets stripped away. …

Building Jarvis

My personal challenge for 2016 was to build a simple AI -- like Jarvis in Iron Man. Now that it's working and the challenge is almost over, I wrote …

Calculus Learning Guide

This is a realistic learning plan for Calculus based on the ADEPT method.<p>I have a few minutes for Calculus, what can I learn?<p>1 minute: The Big …

Mathematics

PLASMA

The old project name was <b>Reverse</b>.<p>PLASMA is an interactive disassembler. It can generate a more readable assembly (pseudo code) with colored syntax. …

The Simple Technique To Fit A 40-Hour Workweek Into 16.7 Hours

This incredibly simple time-management system changed my workday.<p>I used to work a lot — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week.<p>I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge of honor . . . I loved telling people how “busy” I was and how much I “had to …

Rubber Bands and Fishing Line Make a Low-Budget 3D Printer

Jeffrey Kerr (aka Lobo CNC) is on a mission to make the cheapest DIY 3D printer possible.<p>His current design is the Delta-T v0.3 a non-Cartesian 3D printer in the delta style that uses only a handful of easily sourced parts, including: acrylic, aluminum tubing, stepper motors, an extruder, fishing …

3D Printed Articulated Titan-rec Figurine Proves that Detailed 3D Printing is Very Possible on an Ultimaker

The 3D printing world seems to have a fascination with creating fully articulated figurines. Whether it be doll-like characters along the lines of …

Dave Baggett's answer to How did game developers pack entire games into so little memory twenty five years ago?

Here's a related anecdote from the late 1990s. I was one of the two programmers (along with Andy Gavin) who wrote Crash Bandicoot for the PlayStation …

Diet that mimics fasting appears to slow aging

Want to lose abdominal fat, get smarter and live longer? New research led by USC’s Valter Longo shows that periodically adopting a diet that mimics …

Toyota Unintended Acceleration and the Big Bowl of “Spaghetti” Code

Toyota

How Is Critical 'Life or Death' Software Tested?

Ideally, it's so good that it barely needs to be in the first place.<p>Your average scripter likely isn't writing a whole lot of proofs or going through the rigors of formal program verification, generally. Which is fine because your average scripter also isn't writing software for jet airliners or …

Google systems guru explains why containers are the future of computing

<i>As a professor at the University of California, Berkeley, Eric Brewer devised the</i> <i>CAP theorem</i><i> — a governing concept in the design of distributed</i> …

The Kinetic Wood Sculptor

<i>Via David Roy; Wood That Works</i><p>David Roy’s kinetic wood sculptures are a symphony of movement.<p>Set into motion by a few cranks of a knob, intricate …

How to live large in a tiny house

By Julia Caswell Daitch<p>I love the tiny house movement.<p>I love the efficiency of it. I love the flexible use of space. I love the things that fold out from the wall, and who doesn’t love miniature things — <i>so cute</i>! But when I think about it for my lifestyle, it would be darling — <i>for about the first</i> …

Making A Chick-fil-A Clone With The New Anova Sous-Vide Circulator

It’s rare for a founder to offer to make Chik-fil-A sandwich clones for you, let alone in your own kitchen. But that’s just what Jeff Wu, creator of the Anova sous-vide cooker is doing.<p>Now running on Kickstarter, the new model adds some amazing features to the already cool Anova cooker including …

Learnable Programming in Thailand

Over the past year, I’ve been fortunate enough to have a rather interesting and fun job: teaching C to 11th grade students in Thailand. It was also …