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You can start a coding career without a degree — here’s how

Bored of slaving away at a job you don’t love? Stuck in a career rut? Hating on the man? There’s one easy solution to changing things up: teach …

AngularJS

10 Gadgets for Surviving a Noisy Flight

Getting comfortable on a long flight can be difficult for many reasons. The cabin is too cold or warm, the infant sitting three rows behind you is …

My giant JavaScript Basics course is now live on YouTube. And it’s 100% free.

My JavaScript Basics course is now live on freeCodeCamp’s YouTube channel.<p>The great thing about this course is that it also aligns with the Basic …

Dell Inspiron 15-inch 2-in-1 laptop now on sale for only $399 (20 percent off)

If you want the portability of a tablet but need the power of a laptop, 2-in-1 laptops are the way to go. They pack the power and performance of a PC …

A 20-Minute Cardio Workout That’s Way Better Than the Treadmill

There’s no need to suffer through a snoozefest of miles on the dreadmill treadmill just because you think that’s the easiest way to do cardio. News …

How to buy an affordable laptop in 7 easy steps

If you've only got, say, less than $600 to spend, you're walking into the tech equivalent of a minefield.<p>Sometimes, though, you have no choice. So to help you ensure nothing blows up, we've put together a few quick pointers to walk you through this delicate process.

10 apps everyone should have on their computer

Mobile apps are far more popular than their desktop counterparts, but most people still rely on laptop or desktop computers, either for work or just browsing the web at home.<p>Whether you've invested in Apple's Mac line or a Windows PC, there are absolutely some worthwhile desktop apps out there to …

Programming books you might want to consider reading

There are a lot of “12 CS books every programmer must read” lists floating around out there. That’s nonsense. The field is too broad for almost any …

Writing

The Best Full-Body, Fat Loss Workout

<i>101 Best Workouts of All Time</i> is the ultimate answer to the question "What workout should I do?" No matter what equipment you have available, from a …

Workouts

8 Back Exercises You've Never Even Seen

Brand New, Highly Effective Rowing Variations<p>Rows Don't Work If You Do Them Wrong<p>For upper back strength and size, nothing beats rowing exercises. …

Biomechanics

Asus may have created the ultimate Surface Pro 4 clone

BERLIN — At this point, practically every major computer maker has cloned the Surface Pro, further validating Microsoft's 2-in-1 tablet-laptop vision.<p>…

24businessnews.com

5 things to do with your old phone (other than sell it)

That old phone could be doing so much more than just collecting dust.<p>If you love having the latest phone, then you probably have a couple of perfectly good phones sitting in a desk drawer or in a closet. They aren't really worth enough to sell, but they still work, so throwing them away isn't an …

Apps

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The five best apps for syncing your Android phone’s notifications to Windows

Getting a text message on your Android while you’re doing serious Windows desktop work just plain sucks. Your phone’s vibrations and chimes do a …

"I couldn't even pay for the internet": the Cameroonian who built jobs site in his bedroom

“People say I look way younger and talk way younger than my age,” grins Churchill Nanje, sitting behind his desk in jeans and a T-shirt, in the small town of Buea, south-west Cameroon. Aged 30, the software engineer can hardly be classified as old, and looks like he should still be at university. …

Africa

Mozilla upgrades Thimble with sleeker interface and more tools for those learning to code

Mozilla has updated Thimble, its online code editor. The app now has a sleeker interface, and allows you to drag-and-drop a zipped website into the interface so you can start picking through it straight away.<p>Like many IDEs, Thimble positions the code on the left side of the screen, and a preview on …

Software

Six-Pack Abs in Six-Weeks: A Summer Weight Loss Program

<b></b>Six-Pack Abs in Six-Weeks: A Summer Weight Loss ProgramWant to get ripped abs? It might seem impossible. But with MEN'S FITNESS Six-Pack in Six Week …

Exercise

Dell XPS 13 (2015) Review

The ideal Windows laptop is very hard to find. Some laptops come with beautiful designs, some are very portable, some include powerful hardware and …

Consumer Tech

How to control your Android phone from your tablet

It’s a fine morning and you’re sitting on the couch with your tablet, sipping a hot cup of coffee while checking out all the latest news on the web. …

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adidas Originals Veritas Mid "Premium Basics" Pack

True to the name of the pack, the latest adidas Originals Veritas Mid is indeed basic. While even<p>True to the name of the pack, the latest adidas Originals Veritas Mid is indeed basic. While even the simpler designs from prior releases have had at least some color contrast, the company has gone …

Shoes

15 best Android multiplayer games

Android gaming has been steadily getting better. Before, we had simple puzzle games and we could invite our Facebook contacts to be our friends in games. Multiplayer games used to mean just leaderboards. There are now a ton of games that support actual multiplayer play, including real time co-op or …

18 Exercise Upgrades for More Muscle

The good news: The best fitness coaches need only one sentence to tell you how to improve your results. Apply their words to your workouts, and you'll upgrade your routine instantly. Use these 18 tips from the top trainers in the industry to help you perfect your form, engage the right muscles, …

How to Rid Yourself of Belly Pooch Forever

<i>(Looking for a program that will help you get a flat tummy—and keep it that way? With our Lose Belly Fat—For Good routines, you can see results in as little as two weeks.)</i><p><b>When Eating</b><br>Take an honest look at your diet and your bathroom schedule. Your belly might not be caused by fat but by air trapped …

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the movies you …

The Key to Fat Burning

Turning your body into a fat burning machine requires a few important factors: strength training, cardio and diet. When it comes to exercise, the combination of lifting weights and performing high-intensity cardio activity is the most effective way to burn fat and build lean muscle.<p>Strength …

30-Minute Workout: Get Total-Body Toned with this No-Equipment Circuit Workout

Here's how it works: For each exercise, do as many reps as you can in 60 seconds. Make sure you're using perfect form. Doing it right once is better than doing it wrong twice!<p>After you've done one circuit (that's all the moves, back to back), rest for a minute or two to catch your breath. Then …

Fitness Truths: seven ways to speed up fat loss

Our fitness blogger writes that there's a knack to speeding up your fat loss in the gym, and these, he says, are the seven golden rules<p>BY <b>Jean-Claude Vacassin</b> | 19 November 2014<p>There are lots of ways to speed up fat loss in the gym, and each works pretty well - just not for every single one of us. …