Josh Epling

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10 Success Tips From My $100M Friend Turned Homeless Man

<b>In 2010, I met a man who was worth in 2007, $100M from starting his own business. What I didn’t know in 2010 was that the man, who would later become</b> …

A new experiment could let us ‘see’ quantum entanglement for the first time

An experiment that would allow humans to directly perceive quantum entanglement for the first time has been devised by researchers in Switzerland, …

After Black Holes Collide, a Puzzling Flash

A surprising burst of light appeared in the sky at the same time as a collision between two black holes. Is the flash just a cosmic coincidence, or …

Easy Cocktails

From blueberry margaritas to party punch and sangria, here are Food & Wine's best easy cocktail recipes.

How Much Gold Can You Refine From a Bunch of Old Computer Parts?

Some! But not enough to be worth the trouble.<p>Earlier this month, we learned all about the painstaking but far-from-impossible process of refining gold in your own kitchen and backyard from Cody of Cody's Lab. That was fascinating in its own right, but now the DIY chemist has but his metallurgical …

40 tech skills that will land you a $120,000-plus salary

Job site Dice.com recently published its 2016 Salary Survey, which named the highest-paying tech skills.<p>Dice surveyed 16,301 IT professionals in fall 2015 to come up with this list.<p>Of course, skills alone won't always guarantee a high salary. Work experience counts, too. But if you're considering …

New Software Turns Drones into Bloodhounds that Could Track You Through the Woods

The machine learning program can identify and follow human-made trails through the wilderness.<p>A team of Swiss researchers from the University of Zurich and the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence have developed a machine learning program that quadcopters can use to identify and follow …

Common Exercises Most People Do Wrong

Fix your form on these exercises, and you’ll be able to do almost anything better<p>There were two lat-pulldown stations positioned next to each other in this gym I belonged to many years ago. On one of them was an older woman who was lifting, if memory serves, 10 pounds. I can only assume that she …

Essential Mathematics for Games and Interactive Applications, Third Edition

Features<p>Explains how the mathematical concepts apply to major parts of 3D games<br>• Covers the entire rendering pipeline, from representation and …

1. Unity Tutorial: Creating a health bar - The basics

The 1 Question That Can Save Your Relationship

It’s one of the most uncomfortable places to be – deep in a fight with the person you love most. You’d do anything to come to an understanding. You’d …

Extreme Sports

Lemon Juice With Salt Can Stop Migraine Headache Within Minutes

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

Use This Secret Code to Help You Improve Your iPhone Signal

Who knew.<p>A secret iPhone hack has emerged that makes seeking out solid signal easier by showing you how good your connection is in a number rather than an antiquated bar chart system. It's surprisingly simple; you just need to enter a secret code to pull up your iPhone's Field Mode tool.<p>The code …

The Secret To Learning New Skills Twice As Fast

The key is not only lots of practice–but lots of varied types of practice.<p>Learning a new skill doesn’t depend so much on how much practice you do, but how you practice. The key is to subtly vary your training with changes that keep your brain learning. By changing up your routine, new research …

The Brain

There Are Just Too Many Amazing Science Fiction and Fantasy Books in February

Keeping up with all the amazing science fiction and fantasy books this month may actually be a full-time job. Alastair Reynolds, Patricia McKillip, …

Starry Internet Is Aereo Founder Chet Kanojia’s Latest Salvo In The War On ISPs

With all the startups using the internet to transform traditional industries, it’s a bit of a wonder why no one has taken on the internet itself. Broadband service is an expensive business to run, with steadily increasing rates thanks to our growing need for binge-worthy video content. Pardon the …

Net Neutrality

10 Phrases To Strike From Your Vocabulary After Marriage

Don't go there. 😁<p>Want to avoid ending up on the proverbial couch at any point in your relationship? Watch your words.<p>Below, psychologists and relationship experts share 10 things you should never say to your S.O.<p><b>1. "Why don't you ever do what I ask you to do?"</b><p>You're setting yourself up to fail …

How a Kiddie Roth IRA Can Double Your Child's Retirement Savings

A new Roth IRA may eventually turn your kid into a millionnaire.<p>One of the most valuable gifts a parent can offer their children is a head start in …

Retirement

Maltrail – Malicious traffic detection system

Maltrail is an open source project that help to investigate and detect malicious traffic. The tool uses several popular feeds to blacklist or …

Hackers Can Take Control Of Your Windows 7/8/8.1/10 PC With Hot Potato Exploit

Windows versions 7, 8, 10, Server 2008 and Server 2012 vulnerable to Hot Potato exploit which gives total control of PC/laptop to hackers<p>Security …

Information Security

Design a portfolio that packs a punch

I look at many creative resumes and portfolios every day in my job at Fantasy, spanning a wide range of disciplines and talents. Because there's so …

'Pocket Mortys' Is The Mobile 'Pokémon' Game Nintendo Should Have Made Years Ago

It may be surprising that a <i>Pokémon</i> clone based on an Adult Swim cartoon is currently tearing up the iOS and Android charts, but if you didn’t see that coming, you underestimate two things: Just how much people like <i>Rick and Morty</i> and how much people have been dying to play a <i>Pokémon</i> game, <i>any</i> type of</i> …

Rey’s Instant Bread In ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Was Real, And Here’s How They Made It

J.J. Abrams went out of his way to use practical effects throughout <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> to give it a feel more in keeping with the original trilogy. This means we’re occasionally surprised to learn some parts of the film — like BB-8 — weren’t CGI. Another practical effect you may have …

Star Wars

Airtop is a fanless PC for high-power computing

Hate Crunches but Want Abs? Try These 10 Moves!

Hello, NY Rez keepers! As I told you guys in my last post on easy butt exercises, I’ve been playing soccer for the last 20+ years and know a thing or two about working out. Back in my college soccer days, we would have plank competitions to see who could hold it the longest. Being the super …

9 Genius Charts That Let You Skip Cooking Math

Cooking shouldn’t be rocket science -- but when you’re faced with complicated recipes, ingredient substitutions or party-sized portions, it can feel like memorization and math skills stand between you and your best meal yet.<p>We’ve partnered with Campbell’s to bring you calculatingly fun new cooking …

Is This the 21st Century's Duct Tape?

A new glue that can stick metal to metal has been developed in a Northeastern University lab, opening the door to truly glue-able electronics.<p>Until …

A Mathematician Has Proposed a Way to Create And Manipulate Gravity

This could be how we study Einstein's gravitational waves.<p>Yesterday, the physics community got hyped-up over rumours that scientists might have …

Tom Brady Has Never Tried Coffee, Reveals His Diet Weaknesses - Great Ideas : People.com

As most of us are on our second, third or fourth cup of coffee of the day, <b>Tom Brady</b> is on cup number zero — of his life. <br>The Patriots quarterback, …

The most expensive material in the world costs $145 million per gram

Scientists at Oxford University in the UK announced that a spin-off lab called Designer Carbon Materials is now producing endohedral fullerenes, and they recently sold off their first sample of the material to the tune of $US 32,000 for 200 micrograms (1 microgram = one-millionth of a gram), which …