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1 Set/10

Google Code University

Google Code University

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); One of the most frequently asked questions I get is, “How can I learn how to code?” Today fluorescentinca showed me Google Code University, a collection of tutorials on Googly languages (like Python, Java and Go) for relative beginners. Some good stuff there. (I also wrote a more general Lifehacker piece last year that can help you decide what language to start in.) (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||...

2 Mar/10

The Evolutionary Reason for Depression

The Evolutionary Reason for Depression

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); If depression has an evolutionary purpose, it’s certainly not obvious. Depression makes people consider suicide and less interested in sex, which does not encourage the species’ survival. But two evolutionary psychologists theorize that depression’s purpose is enhanced mental skills. Sadness focuses the brain’s attention on a conflict, and makes you better-equipped to make good decisions. A fascinating...

17 Feb/10

Big! Exciting! News: ThinkTank Is Now at Expert Labs

Big! Exciting! News: ThinkTank Is Now at Expert Labs

I am thrilled to announce I’ve landed a pinch-me dream job: I’m now a Project Director at Expert Labs, the new non-profit headed up by Anil Dash. I’ll be in charge of developing ThinkTank. Here’s what happened. Last March I was thinking about buying a netbook, and asked my Twitter followers a question: Do you have a netbook? What do you love or hate about it? When I got back 243 informed opinions by savvy netbook owners, I knew I needed a way to easily parse and...


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17 Nov/09

Masters of Paper Art and Paper Sculptures

Masters of Paper Art and Paper Sculptures

To most people, making a paper plane could be one of the simplest thing to do. It’s the simplest and easiest form of paper art, for this case a flying art. However, there’s a special minority who takes thing to the next level. They can turn the basic form of origami – which is folding a paper in half – together with a little cutting, folding, bending, shaping, and more paper folding, into an utmost creative artwork you have ever seen. Credit: Sculpture by Simon...

19 Ott/09

Google Stress App Test

Google Stress App Test

Google recently published a study in corporation with the University of Toronto that came to the conclusion that computer memory error rates are higher than previously suspected. The study, conducted over the course of 2.5 years on tens of thousands of Google servers, revealed that a third of all machines in the test experienced at least one memory error per year with the amount of correctable errors per year averaging over 22000. Google has released a Stress App Test at Google Code. The...

3 Giu/09

50 Beautiful Hand-Drawn Web Design

50 Beautiful Hand-Drawn Web Design

Most web designs starts off with a pen and paper before its taken over by Photoshop. However, we’ve noticed a new trend (probably not too new) where designers are bringing back sketches as a form of design. Without a doubt, hand-drawn art is one of the popular styles adopted into web designs. Nothing is better than using these sketchy designs to convey and reflect individual styles. In this post, we’d like to show you 50 great examples of how hand drawing and web...

29 Mag/09

Tilt-Shift Photography – 80+ Beautiful Examples, Tutorials and More | Ultimate Guide

Tilt-Shift Photography – 80+ Beautiful Examples, Tutorials and More | Ultimate Guide

via wikipedia Tilt-shift photography is a method of photography that utilizes tilt-shift lenses to overcome the restrictions of depth of field and perspective that normal lenses provide. A tilt-shift lens allows for the rotation of lens against the image plane (tilt), as well as the movement of lens along the image plane (shift). By applying Scheimpflug principle, tilt-shift photography is able to obtain a very shallow depth of field using tilt and a large aperture. Tilt-shift miniature...