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When Children With Autism Grow Up

I was 23 and needed a summer job; he was 21 and needed full-time support. He's one of an estimated half million people diagnosed with autism who are soon becoming adults — and who society is entirely unprepared for.

Autism

Jeff Podcast

And thus begins the calm before the storm for Radio Free Skaro. One week before the Three Who Rule jet off to Sacramento to participate in Westercon …

Wand Company Launches Two New Sonic Screwdriver Remote Controls

Previewing on the <i>ThinkGeek Booth</i> at <i>San Diego Comic-Con</i> in July, the Tenth Doctor’s Sonic Screwdriver Remote will be available exclusively through …

Mapping iPhone Users Across Canada Reveals Predominance In Urban Areas

When mapping iPhone users across Canada, it appears that majority of Apple’s flagship smartphone owners are located in urban areas. The data comes …

A teenager's brain, converted into a binary decision tree

This is an amazing chart. Found by cultural historian Megan Prelinger, it's from a 1963 book where the authors wanted to represent what a binary …

Data Science

Get Apple’s iOS 7 Wallpapers On Your iPhone Right Now

Apple introduced a few new wallpapers in iOS 7. Since the software is only in its first beta, there are only two new static images to choose from. iOS 7 also supports animated wallpapers, and Apple has included two of those to try out.<p>If you’d like to get iOS 7’s hi-res wallpapers on your iPhone …

iPhone 5

How to Setup a US iTunes Account in Canada with Vanilla MasterCard

<b>Update, May 21, 2011</b>: This method still works, but you need to ensure the ZIP code registered to your Vanilla MasterCard matches the ZIP code in your …

Carpal Tunnel Writer's Syndrome

I've been at the computer for about four hours now, and I'm feeling that increasingly familiar tingle in my wrist and fingers. I've read research that says carpal tunnel syndrome is not caused by extensive computer use, but it's hard to completely dispense with popular lore, especially when it …

Pain

The Tenth Planet - animation clips

The BBC have released a new clip from the animated episode of the William Hartnell story, <i>The Tenth Planet</i> - watch it in the player above. The story …

Windows 8.1 makes video debut ahead of June 26th preview release

Microsoft unveiled a number of new changes for its Windows 8.1 update recently, but we've only seen them demonstrated in a small number of screenshots. Today the company revealed a new video demo of Windows 8.1, complete with some of the new features in the update. Start Screen changes, UI …

NASA creates eye-popping 160-megapixel image of our two nearest galaxies (video)

NASA is determined to bring the final frontier closer than ever -- or at least a small, photographic slice of it. Using NASA's Swift satellite, astrophysicists at Goddard Space Flight Center and Pennsylvania State University were able to create a stunningly detailed survey of the two galaxies …

Would you upload your aging parent's consciousness to a nursing home?

In the future of Trevin Matcek's short film <i>Life Begins at Rewirement</i>, a man struggles with a familiar decision: to commit his mother to a nursing …

Check your Mac's serial number after repair services

Incorrect serial numbers from a repair may prevent some programs and features from working.<p>If you have experienced problems with your Mac and have had to take it in for servicing, be sure to check your system's serial number when you get it back, especially if the service required a logic board …

Operating Systems

Tim Cook’s AllThingsD interview at D11 – the full video

The full 1h 21m video of Tim Cook’s D11 interview is now up.<p>For those with less time, you can read Mark Gurman’s live blog of the event, as well as our highlights and excerpts …

Make Something Great with PVC Pipe This Weekend

Although not one of the DIY All Star materials, people use PVC pipe to create all sorts of awesome things because it's cheap, sturdy, and versatile. …

Meet the Designer Behind Those ‘Doctor Who’ Movie Posters

Last year, in the preview for Season Seven, <i>Doctor Who</i>‘s producers announced that each of the episodes would pack the punch of a blockbuster movie. …

DOCTOR WHO: Series 7 - The Name of the Doctor / Review (Spoilers)

Posted by Frank Collins on Sunday, 19 May 2013 · 8 Comments<p><b>The Name of the Doctor</b><br>BBC One HD<br>18 May 2013, 7.00pm<p><b>The review contains spoilers</b><p>The problem …

IK Multimedia iRig Pre HD promises to bridge the world of portable devices and professional microphones

<b>IK Multimedia has launched a brand-new small preamp for iPhone, iPad, Mac and PC, going by the name of the iRig Pre HD.</b><p>The interface can perform at a …

Music Production

How to Eliminate UAC Prompts for Specific Applications

Windows: User Account Control can be obnoxious when it prompts you for approval on certain apps every time. Tips and tricks blog MakeUseOf suggests …

Mockumentary from 2068 recalls the devastation caused by the Internet

Ever feel like you're wasting your life looking at cat pictures on the Internet? In this short parody documentary, <i>The Internet: A Warning From …

Comedy

DOCTOR WHO: Series 7 - Cold War / Review

Posted by Frank Collins on Sunday, 14 April 2013 · 2 Comments<p><b>Cold War</b><br>BBC One HD<br>13 April 2013, 6.00pm<p><b>The review contains spoilers.</b><p>'Ultravox! I bloody …

Batman and Robin's cast and crew sit down to eviscerate the world's most hated Batman movie

Stop what you are doing and watch the most amazing Hollywood pile-on we've ever seen. Joel Schumacher, Chris O'Donnell and the rest of the cast and …

Batman & Robin

10 Amazing Milestones of Early Computer Animation

This past weekend, you relived the wonder of <i>Jurassic Park</i> and remembered the first time you saw convincing CG effects on screen. But <i>Jurassic Park</i> …

Animation