Trenton Davies

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This Chart Shows the "Superfoods" Backed with Some Scientific Evidence

If you're doing some research on popular "superfoods" and you're wondering which ones may have some credibility, this interactive chart shows which …

Superfoods

Stevey's Blog Rants: Dynamic Languages Strike Back

Some guys at Stanford invited me to speak at their EE Computer Systems Colloquium last week. Pretty cool, eh? It was quite an honor. I wound up …

The quest for a reactionless spacecraft thruster

<i>The torsion balance is contained in an evacuated lucite cylinder. The hardwood frame is leveled and stabilized with lead weights (gray bricks, in the</i> …

The Physics of Productivity

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published his groundbreaking book, Mathematical …

RT @peeterskris: These sets all have the same mean, median and variance. Lesson: Always Visualise. #StrataHadoop @statistiekcbs http://t.co/DR3fS7xZkf

Virtual Paul McCartney app is mind-blowingly cool

It would have cost you more than $500 for a front-row seat at Paul McCartney’s farewell to Candlestick Park Concert in San Francisco last August — …

The Myth of the Top Management Team

Companies all across the economic spectrum are making use of teams. Self-directed work teams, product design teams, sales account teams, cross-functional teams, process redesign teams—you name it, you are likely to find it. And you are just as likely to find the group at the very top of an …

Management

20 Resources for Teaching Kids How to Program & Code

(Image credit: Flickr User Vauvau)<p>Isn't it amazing to see a baby or a toddler handle a tablet or a smart phone? They know how technology works. Kids …

Kids

Ombre Basket Pattern

I am so amazed at the interest with this basket<p>I used 9 colors and tried to achieve an ombre effect.<p>The size is about three times larger than the …

Facebook Develops A Photoshop For Interaction Design, And It’s Free For Anyone To Use

To design the groundbreaking app Paper, Facebook built an in-house IxD tool first. And then the company shared it with the world for free.<p>Editor’s Note<p>2/17/14<p>Happy Presidents’ Day! To celebrate, we’re revisiting some of our most popular stories of the year. Enjoy.<p>We’ve already waxed poetically …

Social Media

Mysteriously Playful Composite Images by Dariusz Klimczak

Polish photographer Dariusz Klimczak constructs surreal landscapes through clever manipulation. Each image in the skilled photo editor's growing collection is a composite of multiple elements that work in unison to present a cohesive, albeit unusual, scene. More often than not, Klimczak's subjects …

Photography

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

More hilarious bad lip reading of NFL players

The first installment was a classic, but this second video of NFL players and coaches overdubbed with alternate dialogue is pretty great as well.<p>(via …

NFL

Qi-Enabled Wireless Charger ARK Lets Mobile Users Cut The Cord

ARK is one of the latest portable wireless device chargers for people who are tired of having to tether their smartphone or tablet to an outlet when it runs out of juice. The small, block-like base uses Qi, an interoperable standard developed by the Wireless Power Consortium and is currently …

Patrick Stewart Demonstrates How to Moo in Different Cow Accents

In a recent episode of the How To Do Everything podcast, Patrick Stewart answered a listener’s question by demonstrating the regional accents of …

Oxfordshire

Comedian ‘Not Sorry’ for Pearl Harbor Joke on NBC’s New Year’s Eve Special

Comedian Natasha Leggero says she isn’t sorry for a joke she made about Pearl Harbor veterans during NBC’s “New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly.”<p>“I wish …

Shia LaBeouf

We need to talk about TED

Science, philosophy and technology run on the model of American Idol – as embodied by TED talks – is a recipe for civilisational disaster<p>In our culture, talking about the future is sometimes a polite way of saying things about the present that would otherwise be rude or risky.<p>But have you ever …

I found this amazing quote on @bigcartel's blog this morning and I haven't been able to stop thinking about it since. It's SO TRUE. Before starting @statelytype, I used to come home from my day job completely exhausted and I would watch hours of TV to "unwind" from the day. But once I decided to use those hours to create instead, my energy level at night changed dramatically. Making something of your own—working on something you are passionate about—is totally rejuvenating. It's ENERGIZING. Get off the couch. Make something! Do!

Iron Chef

An epic post on MetaFilter about the original Iron Chef, the cooking show that aired in Japan from 1993-1999. YouTube links to every show are …

Unprofessionalism

Acting professionally and being a professional are different things.<p>One year ago, we released Party Monster, our fun little DJ app for parties and …

The fight over the Doves

ON DARK evenings in late 1916, a frail 76-year-old man could often be seen shuffling furtively between The Dove, a pub in west London, and the green …

Winston Churchill

List of Free Programming Books

This list initially was a clone of stackoverflow – List of freely available programming books by George Stocker.<p>Links are displayed like: Link …

Best practices for App Engine: memcache and eventual vs. strong consistency

We have published two new articles about best practices for App Engine. Are you aware of the best ways to keep Memcache and Datastore in syn...

How I introduced a 27-year-old computer to the Web

<b>BY JEFF KEACHER</b><p>Reviving an old computer is like restoring a classic car: There’s a thrill from bringing the ancient into the modern world. So it was …

Raspberry Pi

An NSA Coworker Remembers The Real Edward Snowden: 'A Genius Among Geniuses'

Perhaps Edward Snowden’s hoodie should have raised suspicions.<p>The black sweatshirt sold by the civil libertarian Electronic Frontier Foundation featured a parody of the National Security Agency’s logo, with the traditional key in an eagle’s claws replaced by a collection of AT&T cables, and …

Koa - next generation web framework for node.js

A Koa application is not a 1-to-1 representation of a HTTP server. One or more Koa applications may be mounted together to form larger applications …

JavaScript