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The Current, Canonical Star Wars Timeline

After Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012, the official Star Wars canon was reset; all the books, games, and comics that had taken place in the Star …

The Raspberry Pi Makes A Great DIY Surveillance System

Plug-and-play wireless security cameras are cheap as chips these days. Unfortunately, many are made by companies that care very little about …

The 12 best educational tech toys for Christmas 2016

Fisher-Price Code-A-Pillar<p>You are never too young to learn about coding. That seems to be the ethos behind the Fisher-Price Code-A-Pillar. While your …

Hack This: Become a Command Line Assassin

One of your operating system's most powerful tools is more accessible than you think.<p>No matter what kind of cluttered, icon-littered hellscape your filesystem happens to be, take heart that your computer provides a pristine alternate reality in the form of its command line interface. Essentially, …

The Best Bluetooth Wireless Headphones For iPhone 7 [Under $50]

Here are the best Bluetooth wireless headphones for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus that are under just $50 and are worth getting.<br>[ Continue reading this …

11 DIY Projects To Turn Your House Into A Smart Home

The smart home revolution definitely isn't happening overnight. Even with a flood of new devices and platforms available, most of us are still only …

Here's How You Should Be Charging Your Phone, According to Science

We've been doing it wrong.<p>Yes, we know. Our smartphone batteries are bad because they barely last a day.<p>But it's partially our fault because we've …

Batteries

Raspberry Pi Home Automation Control Centre With MAKE And OpenHAB (video)

If you are interested in learning more about home automation and would like to create your very own Raspberry Pi powered touchscreen command centre …

Make Fresh Ramen Noodles at Home with These Three Ingredients

Fresh ramen noodles aren’t hard to make and are so much more delicious than instant ramen. You can save money by making them at home, too. All you …

114 Cool and Unusual Things to Do in Chicago - Atlas Obscura

Tweet<p>The Atlas Obscura Guide To<p>Hidden<br>Chicago<p>Discover 114 Cool and Unusual Things to Do in Chicago, Illinois<p>Unusual<br>Attractions<br>in Chicago<p>Added by …

Raspberry Pi Art Frame using OpenFrame

Digital picture frames were a fad awhile back, and you can still pick them up at the local big box store. [Ishac Bertran] and [Jonathan Wohl] decided …

Tasty

Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this service …

Why You Should Renew Your Expiring Passport Now

If you’re one of the millions of Americans whose current passport is set to expire in 2016, the State Department urges you to renew it as soon as you …

U.S. State Department

Build a Dashboard that Displays Any Data You Can Imagine with a Raspberry Pi

Whether it’s keeping track of your computer’s memory usage or displaying information about the weather, dashboards are a fun way to track …

Raspberry Pi

Apple HomeKit hacking

DIY inside the walled garden<p><i>A special thanks to fictional Astronaut Mark Watney’s DIY spirit for inspiring this article. If you haven’t already</i> …

Home Automation

A British Antiques Roadshow Fan Cracked a Centuries-Old Secret Code

A man in England recently solved a 230-year-old mystery that left <i>Antiques Roadshow</i> experts stymied: a numerical code engraved on an 18th-century …

Detect and Disable an Airbnb's Hidden Wi-Fi Cameras With This Script

Airbnb renters keep finding hidden Wi-Fi cameras watching them without them knowing. If you want to ensure your privacy in a rental, this shell …

11 Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Save You Money In The New Year

The New Year is an ideal time to reset your budget and get creative with ways to save money. By utilizing your trusty slow cooker, you'll get more bang for your buck, ultimately saving time and money in the short-and long-term. Not to mention, the delicious possibilities to experiment with from …

Grow Fresh Green Onions Any Time of Year In a Plastic Bottle

Chilly weather or no space for a garden doesn’t have to stop you from growing your own food. A trip to the garden store for some bulbs—which you can …

Gardening

These Secret Netflix Codes Can Reveal Tons of Hidden Categories

Netflix has tons of great content, but it can be hard to find it all if you don’t know what you’re looking for. The site’s algorithms show you what …

Raspberry Pi projects: 20 of the best projects to try on the Raspberry Pi 3 microcomputer

Got a Raspberry Pi 3? Here are 20 imaginative Raspberry Pi projects to get started on<p><b>Raspberry Pi projects: Build a download hub</b><p>With the internet …

This hack for Netflix’s genre codes is about to vastly improve your life

Netflix has an almost unimaginably large content library. So large, in fact, that it can be pretty daunting. How do you pick a movie when you could …

11 times kids proved they were actual geniuses

IT’S BACK TO school time, and we would all do well to remember that those little people can be miniature geniuses. And the proof is out there:<p>1. This …

How does a relational database work

When it comes to relational databases, I can’t help thinking that something is missing. They’re used everywhere. There are many different databases: …

CarolinaCon: Rethinking the Origins of the Lock

40 Key Computer Science Concepts Explained In Layman’s Terms

Software developer Carl Cheo, founder of technology blog Carlcheo.com, knows what he’s talking about when it comes to computers! So, to help those of …

Amazon Launches Free AWS Service for Educators and Students

Amazon Web Services today debuted AWS Educate, a free service for educators and students that aims to prepare IT pros and developers for the cloud …

Code Kingdoms Teaches Kids JavaScript with a Puzzle Adventure Game

Web/iOS: A growing number of apps now are geared toward teaching kids to code because it’s a valuable skill to learn. Code Kingdoms is another such …

Kids

The story of a pentester recruitment

Intro<p>Last year we decided to expand our pentest team, and we figured that offering a hands-on challenge would be a good filter for possible …