Nathan Steffel made a simple request. What happened is achingly beautiful.
What's a Monty Python reunion without a dead parrot? And why settle for a simple prop you can bang on the counter when you could have a monstrous, 50-foot-long dead parrot? To promote the live broadcast of the comedy troupe's July 20...Show More Summary
In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a simple pencil icon in Adobe Photoshop. Final Image As always, this is the final image that we’ll be creating: Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Photoshop CC Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate Step 1 Open Photoshop and hit Control + N to create a [...]
Who wants to spend less time doing the dishes? We do! There's no need to overthink it, sometimes the answer is simply to create fewer dishes in the first place. Try this simple tip. READ MORE »
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Flimsee is a simple lawn game in which two teams try to knock their opponent’s plastic cup off the top of a pole using a frisbee. Columbus, Ohio’s Trident Design, the team behind the Quickey Multi-Tool, has created an Indiegogo crowd funding campaign to help bring a new, higher-quality version of the game to market. [...]
Researchers at Microsoft are now arguing that people should reuse simple passwords on unimportant sites to make it easier to remember the unique, complex passwords used for more important sites, like those which store banking information or other sensitive data. Here’s how the researchers’ conclusion reads, at least in part. Fair warning — it’s a bit dry, given that this was...
This is the second part of my series on High Availability with mysqlnd_ms. In my first post, “Simple MySQL Master HA with mysqlnd_ms,” I showed a simple HA solution using asynchronous MySQL replication. This time we will see how to leverage an all-primary cluster where you can write to all nodes. Show More Summary
The art of simple, brilliant conversation.
Wix, the leader in do it yourself web sites, recently launched a basic email marketing service – as reported by Small Business Trends. Vertical Response announced a basic web site service which enables you to host a simple form to capture emails. What does this mean for your business? More and more, vendors who are [...]Show More Summary
YouTube is an amazing and often under-utilized social platform for eCommerce and small business owners. By following a few simple steps, any business can get running on YouTube and start reaping the benefits it can provide.
Social robots. It’s pretty much all Dr. Cynthia Breazeal has thought about for the last 20 years. Not so much how to build a better robot, but how to build one that could work and live alongside humans. It sounds like a simple concept,...Show More Summary
A comprehensive look back at the development and release of Causality, a simple mobile puzzler one developer made in his spare time -- lessons learned, mistakes made, and sales performance....
Injections of birth control that lasts three months and don't require a lot of fuss could empower women who have never had family planning options before. Injectable contraceptives like Depo-Provera are a popular alternative to birth control pills, which require patients to remember their medication every day instead of a handful of times per year. Show More Summary
SnapUp helps mobile shoppers keep track of the online products they're interested in by taking a screenshot, automatically offering notifications when they go on sale.
Summer time usually means a lot of spontaneous entertaining and I love having friends over on the spur of the moment. Then often a time it will be something quick, easy and put together with simple ingredients not requiring too much fussing over. A tapas or mezzeh menu, barbecued meats and fish or... [Read the rest of this post on my website]
Like many design projects, this one starts with the simple question "how can we fix this?" Parking regulations in big cities are complex and confusing, and public parking signage can take so long to decipher that you have to wonder if revenue raising is the goal behind it all. Show More Summary
Chemists have created a new type of chemical test, or assay, that's inexpensive, simple, and can tell whether or not one of the primary drugs being used to treat malaria is genuine -- an enormous and deadly problem in the developing world. If widely used it could help save hundreds of thousands of lives.
Simple tutorial on visual object tracking with BoofCV on Android and the Desktop
A simple but provocative piece of dynamic home decor, this thundering cloud can be set to react to its environment, picking up cues from the weather or...