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How to choose and use angle grinders

<i>Our resident expert mechanic Matt McLeod reveals what he looks for when buying an angle grinder.</i><p>Where would we be without the grinder? It lops off subframes, removes tabs and brackets in seconds, and provides pretty showers of sparks for what seems like every short film about a bike builder.<p>Joking …

Nougat is coming to the Nexus 4 courtesy of CyanogenMod 14

You’ve got to give credit to the loyal CyanogenMod ROM team, not only are they still hard at work despite the garbage fire Cyanogen Inc has become, they’re still so committed they are about to breathe new life into the ageing Nexus 4 courtesy of CyanogenMod 14 nightlies based on Android 7.1 …

DIY Bed Frame Ideas, How to Build a Wooden Bed Frame Step by Step

A Simple platform bed plans are easy to create. A bed frame is nothing more than a rectangle that must accommodate the size of the mattress. Careful …

King platform bed plans | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy woodworking project is about <b>king platform bed plans</b>. If you want to learn more about building a beautiful <b>king</b> <b>size bed frame</b> …

Yamaha MT ‘Super7’ – JvB-moto

Can you have it all? It's an age-old question and a truly illustrative answer will depend on the unique requirements of each of the seven odd billion …

Learning Python For Data Science

For those of you who wish to begin learning Python for Data Science, here is a list of various resources that will get you up and running. Included …

Python & JSON: Working with large datasets using Pandas

Working with large JSON datasets can be a pain, particularly when they are too large to fit into memory. In cases like this, a combination of command …

Do We Really Want To Separate Clinical Data Gathering And Data Analysis?

<i>Note</i>: <i>This is Part 3 of 3 of my short series on the NEJM/parasite controversy; Part 1 offers an overview, Part 2 looks at incentives.</i><p>At the core of the controversy ignited by the recent <i>New England Journal of Medicine</i> (<i>NEJM</i>) editorial comparing data scientists to parasites brings is the emergence of …

Deal: Amazon Video offering 75% off any movie rental

‘Tis the season to give, so Amazon is not staying behind these holidays. Only a couple days after the Google Play Store began offering 75% off any one movie rental, Amazon is following suit with an identical offer.<p>You can now grab any movie rental from the popular online retailer with a 75% …

Watch this AI rap generator spit algorithmic bars

If you've always dreamed of being a rapper but were stuck for inspiration, you're in luck -- a team of computer scientists have created an …

Happy Landings: Clockwork's CB750 custom

Samuel Guertin used to spend his days wrenching on choppers—the kind that fly. But after a decade working as a helicopter mechanic, he decided that customizing cars and bikes was more fulfilling.<p>So he changed his flight path and Clockwork Motorcycles was born, with a base in the countryside half an …

Create a keyboard shortcut for Yosemite's Dark Mode

OS X 10.10 Yosemite introduced Dark Mode, which replaces the bright colors of the menu bar, Dock, and application's submenus with black. You can enable Dark Mode via System Preferences, but if you find yourself frequently toggling Dark Mode on and off, then you might find that jumping in and out of …

Arbor Skateboards :: James Kelly - Burn It Down

Extreme Sports

Bonneville T100 by Maccomotors

Success can be both a blessing and a curse. While a well-received build can put a custom shop on the map, it can just as easily lock them into a certain style. Not ideal in an industry where progression is key.<p>This is the position that Jose and Tito of Maccomotors found themselves in not too long …

Urban Motor Brat Bob

Whether it’s a classic resto-mod or a R nineT café-tracker, Urban Motor’s Peter Dannenberg sure knows how to tweak a BMW to perfection. Every build that rolls out of his Berlin workshop is über-clean and cohesive—even when he’s been asked to inject a little Brat style into it.<p>Such was the case with …

Norton 850 Commando by Federal Moto

There’s a new name to look out for on the custom scene: Federal Moto. It’s a startup workshop from Canada, and this remarkable Norton 850 Commando resto-mod is the company’s first build.<p>The guys behind Federal are friends Shaun Brandt, Randy Venhuis, and Justin Benson. Their purpose is simple: …

Super Motor Company Lucky Punk

We hear a lot about the rise of the Chinese-built motorcycle, and how it’s going to change the industry in the western world. Well, this is the story of a westerner trying to beat the Chinese at their own game. And yes, it’s messy.<p>The star of this cautionary tale is Dimitri Hettinga, who runs …

Motorcycle restoration: the test ride

After weeks of wrenching and filming, our Honda CB550F is back together. The hard work at E3 Motorcycles has paid off—and it’s time for that critical first test ride.<p>At 6am on Thursday morning, E3’s David Browning was joined by videographer Eric Altbush to capture the moment. “We set out early to …

The 2014 Bike EXIF Awards, Part I | Bike EXIF

It’s time for our biannual roundup of the most popular motorcycles on Bike EXIF: the best of the best, as chosen by our hundreds of thousands of readers from around the world.<p>After aggregating traffic stats and social media likes and shares, we’ve uncovered the ten motorcycles that made the biggest …

Honda CB360 by Federal Moto

I must confess, I get excited every time a ‘budget build’ from a professional outfit lands in my inbox. The true masters are those that can do the most with the least—finding innovative ways to build bikes that are humble in price without sacrificing an iota of aesthetic prowess.<p>This sharp little …

Yamaha XJ650 by Ad Hoc

The sign of a truly skilled custom motorcycle builder is the ability to create something beautiful from inauspicious beginnings. I’m not saying that the shaft-drive Yamaha XJ650 is a sow’s ear, but it’s certainly not in the same aesthetic league as a Moto Guzzi Le Mans or BMW R100, say.<p>Yamaha’s …

10 Actionable SlideShare Tips For Maximum Results

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Is SlideShare part of your content strategy? Truth be told, we have yet to fully integrate it into our content creation process here at Buffer. We’ve felt lots of great nudges, though.<p>Have you visited TNW's hype-free blockchain and cryptocurrency …

Love in the age of Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/notes/facebook-data-science/the-formation-of-love/10152064609253859<p>Facebook engineers and data scientists are exploring …

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The World Capital Of Counterfeit Dollars

This just in from the AP:<p>With its meticulous criminal craftsmen, cheap labor and, by some accounts, less effective law enforcement, Peru has in the past two years overtaken Colombia as the No. 1 source of counterfeit U.S. dollars, says the U.S. Secret Service, protector of the world's most widely …

Man Overboard Treads Water for 23 Hours

A Florida man is recovering after falling overboard from his fishing boat and treading water for 23 hours until a family of good Samaritans rescued …

Protests, resignations, a flu outbreak: Tough times for Peru's leader

LIMA, Peru -- Nobody said it was going to be easy, and it rarely is for Peru's presidents. But Ollanta Humala, who recently completed his second year in office, is facing an unusual array of challenges, including protests, cabinet resignations and to top it off, an outbreak of a deadly flu …

So You Want My Job: Foreign Service Officer/Diplomat | The Art of Manliness

Ardastra Gardens in Nassau, The Bahamas.<p><i>Once again we return to our So You Want My Job series, in which we interview men who are employed in</i> …

On the Fly: Part II

Efficient packing will save you in bag fees and headaches alike on your next surf trip. Photo: Gilley<p><b>Chapter II: Packing</b><p>This is where a trip starts …