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Domus system promises simple home automation

9 minutes agoUtilities / Energy : Smart Grid

Domus is the latest addition to the growing number of connected home automation systems, and it promises to have a low bar of entry with a $33 starting price. Using Android and iOS smartphones and tablets, users are able to remotelyShow More Summary

Majora's Mask 3D bosses are considerably different

The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D is more than just a simple port. The portable remaster introduces sweeping changes, like adding fishing holes, apparently. Other things too, probably. We can't divulge everything just yet, as there's...Show More Summary

How to Triangulate Bigfoot’s Position

Michael (Merchant) & Lady K examine a simple method of narrowing down the location of unknown vocalizations using your ears (directional mic optional), compass & map. We often hear reports of researchers recording and hearing unknown vocalizations. This method gives one the tools to estimate the origin of any ongoing vocalizations.

Apple Pay actually makes it really easy to commit credit card fraud

When Tim Cook unveiled Apple Pay last year, the company hailed it as a simple contactless payment solution that also brings extra security to credit cards. Except according to one report, Apple Pay is actually making it easier for scammers to … Read more ›

Triggertrap Mobile : Adding Controls Your Camera Never Had

Every time you upgrade your camera to the latest model, new features are usually found in the menu: Facial Recognition, Panoramic, simple HDR, basic Time Lapse, etc.. But there things that may never be added. Features that are dependent on things like motion and sound sensors. Things that you may have in your smartphone. Like […]

Sundance: Sundance 2015, Day 5: Experiments, pariahs, and the world’s worst nightmares

Spend a few days at a film festival and the movies start talking to each other. Sometimes, it’s just a simple overlap in theme, subject matter, or setting—the way, for example, that a screwball comedy like Mistress America can faintly resemble an earnest melodrama like Ten Thousand Saints, if only by virtue of both being about surrogate siblings. Show More Summary

Simplification Isn’t Simple.

Victor Mair has a post at the Log about John McWhorter’s Wall Street Journal article “What the World Will Speak in 2115: A century from now, expect fewer but simpler languages on every continent.” After a fair amount of chitchat, the thread gets quite interesting; I agree with the commenters who say that no matter […]

A complete guide to Puppy Bowl XI

5 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

Animal Planet’s annual “Puppy Bowl” may not be the biggest sporting event of the year, but it might be the most adorable. The idea is simple: Place bunches of puppies and a couple handfuls of chew toys on a 10-by-19-foot indoor football field and film. The execution, however, is not so easy. “This is like a full-year job […]

How Yahoo’s Spinoff of Its Alibaba Stake Will Work

Yahoo's plan for selling off its stake in the Alibaba Group is a fairly simple spinoff transaction, one that is designed to avoid generating a big tax bill.

Michael Urie On Gay Sex and TV: 'Change The Channel'

6 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Actor Michael Urie has a simple solution for people like Billy Crystal who have a problem with gay sex scenes on television: don't watch. In an interview with New Now Next, the former Ugly Betty and future What's Your Emergency?...

Why Auctions Are the Best Place You've Never Shopped

8 reasons why you need to be taking advantage of auctions - HuffPost Home Bathroom fixtures that will lower your water bill - Sunset Smart organization ideas for your kitchen - Real Simple Romantic bedrooms for some Valentine's Day inspiration...Show More Summary

The Effects of Synchrony on Conformity

Teams tend to do things together. Soldiers march in step. Athletic teams do stretches and simple drills together as a unit. In public schools, all students repeat phrases together like the Pledge of Allegiance. At stadiums, fans will chant together and make similar movements.

New mechanism unlocked for evolution of green fluorescent protein

A primary challenge in the biosciences is to understand the way major evolutionary changes in nature are accomplished. Sometimes the route turns out to be very simple. An example of such simplicity is provided in a new publication that...Show More Summary

Mario Batali's 'America Farm To Table' Celebrates Farmers With Delightful Recipes

While the recipes are simple and delicious, it’s the stories that make this cookbook a keeper. [ more › ]

Porsche Boxster Will Get a Hardcore Version in 2016

7 hours agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

One of the coolest versions of the Porsche Boxster since the car’s debut almost 20 years ago is easily the 2011 Porsche Boxster RS Spyder. With a simple focus on weight savings, the Boxster Spyder was even more fun to drive than the Boxster S and was arguably better looking, too. Show More Summary will make ‘simple product improvements’ before exploring ‘big, bold ideas’

Don’t expect radical changes to under the management of News Corp., which acquired the site’s operator, Move Inc., in November — at least not right away. Move’s new CEO, News Corp. veteran Ryan O’Hara, says he’s looking to start...

The Basics of 3D Printing in 2015 - from someone with 16 WHOLE HOURS' experience

I bought a 3D printer on Friday, specifically a Printrbot Simple Metal from Amazon for US$599. I did a few days of research, looking at all the consumer models under $1000. Some were enclosed, others not. Some made of wood, some of plastic. Show More Summary

How to Know If Your Dry Skin Is Something More Serious

7 hours agoLifestyle / Beauty : BellaSugar

Plus, the best ingredients for seriously hydrated skin - Real Simple The founder of Paula's Choice calls out mediocre products - The Cut Airbrushed makeup isn't just for makeup artists and celebrities - SheFinds Keep your man's facial...Show More Summary

Here's A Really Simple Explanation Of How A Strong US Dollar Hurts Earnings (USD, EUR)

Here's something you're probably hearing, and are going to hear, a lot during this earnings season: the strong US dollar is hurting corporate earnings. And while this is the kind of thing that has become an accepted market truism, it...Show More Summary

5 Powerful Habits That Drive Every Great Leader to Success

You can find the success you seek by adopting some very simple but powerful habits of today's greatest leaders.

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