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Webflow lets you build gorgeous web animations just by dragging and dropping

Oh, to be a web developer in 2017. We’ve long passed the “bad old days” of Flash (RIP), Silverlight, and ActiveX. It’s now possible to build gorgeous, engaging, animated websites using the holy trinity of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript — no plugins required. If there’s a downside, it’s that it can be …

Web Design

Woman Shares What Energy Drinks Did To Her Husband While She Was 9 Months Pregnant

For some of us, energy drinks are the only way we make it through the day. Most people, however, rarely consider how all of that caffeine and sugar …

Pregnancy

Mexico is planning on building its own Hyperloop

Mexico is building a hyperloop to travel between Mexico City- Queretaro, Leon, and Guadalajara. The transportation system will be called Mexloop. Mexican studio FR-EE won a contest to design the system, they will work with Hyperloop One on the project.<p>The Mexloop would dramatically shorten travel …

This Guy Flew His Camera Drone Onto, Inside, and Under a Moving Train

Camera drone operator Paul Nurkkala just released a video titled “Flight of the Year” that showcases his world-class drone piloting skills. He …

Writing an algorithm to solve this chess problem could net you a cool $1 million

Have a good mind for computational problem-solving? Fancy netting a cool $1 million for your efforts? Then the University of St. Andrews and the Clay Mathematics Institute sure have the competition for you. Announced on Thursday, the prize (awarded by the Clay Mathematics Institute) is available to …

Over 50,000 digitized pieces of vinyl can now be listened to on Internet Archive

Get familiar with the Great 78 Project<p>New York’s ARChive of Contemporary Music (ARC) has been preserving audiovisual materials since 1985, and a little over a year ago, it partnered with the Internet Archive to bring its Great 78 Project to the public. Along with audiovisual digitization vendor …

Keep yourself clean virtually anywhere with this portable shower

The Helio Pressure Shower provides a foot pump system to create pressure inside a water carrier so the hose can spray like a shower head anywhere.

Portable

African countries want to turn their poor, overcrowded urban centers into “smart cities”

Kigali, Rwanda<p>Vision City, Rwanda’s largest housing project, sits on a hill overlooking the rest of Kigali. Its rows of whitewashed villas and townhouses stand out against the green landscape and shacks made of scrap metal and mud, in the slum in the valley below. Outside the main office, a mayor …

Africa

Take better screenshots in macOS with these hidden features

One of my favorite Mac features is the ease at which you can take and edit screenshots using Apple’s default tools. Using one of several keyboard shortcuts, I can take a screenshot of exactly what I want to capture, and edit it all (or not) in Preview.<p>Here are those keyboard shortcuts I was talking …

The future of transportation is in Seoul, South Korea. Americans should pay attention.

South Koreans have truly mastered the commute. Simply put, a typical Seoul subway station is equipped with amenities and an attention to detail …

These Exceptional Leaders All Agree On This Cardinal Rule of Hiring | Inc.com

I was listening to Sheryl Sandberg on the podcast Master's of Scale, when I heard her say, "You do want to hire people who are better than you are." When someone I perceive as an awesome smart woman says this, it gives you pause for thought. I paused the podcast and wondered why so many great …

Sheryl Sandberg

This website displays the ever-fluctuating value of Bitcoin in real-time

The value of Bitcoin has been soaring uncontrollably over the last few months, especially during last week. But given the notorious volatility of cryptocurrencies, this glorious run might be close to an end any moment now – and this handy tool lets you spot this in real-time.<p>Designed by developer …

How to leave Windows XP behind: 5 alternatives for under $500

Older systems running Windows XP and 7 are vulnerable to WannaCry and other malware. Protect yourself by modernizing with one of these inexpensive upgrades.<p>Still using a Windows XP computer? At least 7 percent of computer users are, according to the latest browser stats -- and that's 7 percent too …

Consumer Tech

Here's how to remove Facebook from your life and never miss a beat

So you've decided to dump Facebook.<p>But you're worried. Worried about missing out, struggling to stay connected, or getting left behind by the almost …

Pew Research Center

Como Audio’s new speakers take on Sonos with multi-room audio playback

Smart speakers have been extremely popular recently and it seems like a new model is released every day. Most have a similar array of features, so design plays a fairly large roll in standing out from the competition. Today, Como Audio has announced two new speakers, Amico and Musica, which both …

Audiophile

The world’s best mesh Wi-Fi system now boosts any router you already have

By now you’ve undoubtedly heard about mesh Wi-Fi systems even if you don’t already own one. These next-generation wireless internet solutions use a …

This Company Will Design Your House For Less Than The Price Of Your Phone

Cover, a technology startup in Los Angeles, is bringing the design, engineering, and manufacturing of prefabs into the 21st century.<p>When Alexis Rivas was working for a high-end residential architecture firm in Toronto, he marveled at what big budgets–think between $40 and $100 million per …

Anish Kapoor Creates an Endless Whirlpool That Deceives Our Senses

The installation will be on view in Brooklyn Bridge Park, where it will swirl alongside the East River<p>Anish Kapoor has made a name for himself in the art world by, in large part, destabilizing our preconceived notions of the physical world. The Indian-born artist will once more be pushing the …

Now Anyone Can Build Ikea’s Experimental Garden

A few months ago, Ikea’s innovation lab Space10 released a garden structure called the Growroom. Aimed for neighborhood use by city dwellers who don’t have backyards, the spherical wooden planter is meant to be a way to grow food locally and sustainably.<p>On Friday, Space10 published the entire set …

MacTrast Deals: Hype 3.5 for Mac – Create Animations With No Coding!

• Home<br>• Apps<br>• Deals<br>• Mac<br>• MacTrast Deals: Hype 3.5 for Mac – Create Animations With No Coding!<p>Chris Hauk - Feb 17, 2017<p>Hype 3.5 for Mac lets you easily create …

Vize is a business intelligence tool for the rest of us

Chances are that your current company is collecting a ton of data about your customers every second. It’s a goldmine and it often sits there in a corner, unused. Vize is a business intelligence tool that will let you learn more about your business and take advantage of all your data. The company is …

Elon Musk dishes more dirt on his tunneling plans

Have boring machine, will tunnel<p><i>Bloomberg</i> has a great new feature out on Elon Musk’s tunnel boring ambitions. It adds a lot of color to what we know so far about the billionaire’s plans, but still leaves us with questions. Since Musk first started tweeting about his tunnel plans last December, …

How to watch Super Bowl LI live on iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple TV

This Sunday we’ll celebrate one of the biggest U.S. traditions of the year, the Super Bowl. This year’s game marks Super Bowl LI and sees the New England Patriots take on the Atlanta Falcons in Houston, TX.<p>As has been the case for the past few years, you have a few options for live streaming the …

NFL

California's DOT Admits That More Roads Mean More Traffic

Take it from Caltrans: If you build highways, drivers will come.<p>Whenever a road project gets announced, the first thing officials talk about is how it’s going to reduce traffic. Just last month, for instance, the Connecticut DOT reported that it would be widening Interstates 95 and 84, a project …

Urban Design

Where to find the best couscous in Paris

Whether it's with merguez, chicken, royale (that's lamb, merguez <i>and</i> chicken) or just plain and simple couscous, there is a serious Parisian love …

France

$10 device lets your iPhone or Android take time-lapses and panoramas like you’ve never seen

Every phone ships with a built-in panoramic photo mode, and most phones also have a time-lapse feature — if not, there are certainly dozens of apps …

Time-lapse Photography

What It’s Like to Dine at Chez Denise in Paris

You will enter through the door of the restaurant that can easily be missed among the sea of eateries near Forum des Halles. You will be greeted by a …

France

Machine Learning Examples That Will Amaze You

When Bill McDermott, CEO of <b>SAP</b>, the world’s largest business software provider, believes the next five to 10 years will be far more disruptive than the five to 10 we just lived through, it’s time to sit up and pay attention.<p>The culprits behind this oncoming wave of disruption? <b>Machine Learning</b>, …

Machine Learning