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Wallpaper Weekends: The Final Frontier — NASA Wallpaper for Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch

- Jan 28, 2017<p>Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high-quality wallpapers for your Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.<p><i>To</i> …

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7 Things You Need To Stop Doing To Be More Productive, Backed By Science

Work Hard, Work Smart<p>When I was 17 years old, I used to work and study for about 20 hours a day. I went to school, did my homework during breaks and …

What's the difference between a junior and senior developer?

Companies large enough to have a distinction between types of programmers are often looking to hire junior or senior developers. The distinction …

SXSW acquisitions begin with ‘Space’

The international rights to the new comedic drama “Space Station 76,” which is premiering Saturday at South by Southwest, have been acquired by Sony …

SXSW Film Review: 'Veronica Mars'

Marshmallow nation, you may now exhale: Rob Thomas did ya right.<p>To the uninitiated, the <i>Veronica Mars</i> movie might seem like small potatoes: a modestly …

CES 2014: The $8,000 'snore-stopping' superbed

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1042000/1042185_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524686967_f6d704d57d3e9834be1710c46b0a20b8<p><b>In our hyper-connected world, in which dinners are interrupted by smartphones, and where 75% of us (one study says) check our messages while on</b> …

CES 2014: Popular Mechanics Editors' Choice Awards

The world's biggest consumer electronics extravaganza is in full swing, and we've seen every curved TV, Bluetooth-enabled toothbrush, and robotic gadget in Las Vegas. Here's the best of the show, the items you really want to know about in 2014.<p>The world's biggest consumer electronics extravaganza …

The coolest girl at CES is the electrical engineer who built this robotic arm

LAS VEGAS — Marita Cheng took seven years to complete her bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering.<p>That’s because in between classes, she was founding a startup to help the disabled <i>and</i> a nonprofit to get more girls interested in robotics.<p>She’s basically my nerd superhero right now.<p>On the Eureka …

MakerBot Is Changing The World

It was an inauspicious beginning. At the MakerBot event last night at CES 2014 the intro music tended towards soft hard rock. On the plate was a lilting guitar anthem by the Foo Fighters and then a song by Incubus, <i>Pardon Me</i>.<p><i>So pardon me while I burst into flames.</i><p>Luckily, nothing did.<p>Instead, as I …

Window-Washing Robot? Yes, Yes, a Thousand Times Yes

For those of you keeping score, we’ve got robots that clean our floors, robots that clean our grills, and robots that clean our windows using a …

Do Brain Games Work?

A few new studies, including one meta-analysis, suggest brain games don't make you any better at anything but playing brain games.<p>Think you can make yourself smarter with brain-training software? New studies suggest that so-called brain games don't improve players' thinking or IQ, they just make …