Set phone reminders for anything Jun24

Set phone reminders ...

By David Nield DIY Outsource your memory. One of the smartest tricks your phone can do: Remind you about an event at just the right time or even place. Here’s how to set up custom reminders....

Vomitorium, small horse hoof found at Colchester Roman circus Jun24

Vomitorium, small ho...

By livius drusus A three-week excavation on the site of the Roman circus in Colchester, southeast England, has unearthed the remains of one of the circus’ passageways and the hoof bone of a small horse. The Colchester circus was built in the 2nd century A.D. as a venue for chariot...

The future of the Air Force is fighter pilots leading drone swarms into battle Jun23

The future of the Ai...

By Kelsey D. Atherton Military Cheap, unmanned wingmen could add punch and protection to fighter formations. A relatively inexpensive unmanned drone could change how the air force fights its wars…...

Recycled Falcon 9 rocket survives one of SpaceX’s most challenging landings yet Jun23

Recycled Falcon 9 ro...

By Sarah Fecht Space Challenge accepted. Today’s rocket booster came down hard, but otherwise it was a successful landing....

Why Morse code is actually a really weird way to communicate Jun23

Why Morse code is ac...

By By Dean Buonomano Entertainment An excerpt from Your Brain is a Time Machine. Why is time so important to Morse code? Read on....

Don’t get too hyped about ‘Planet 10’ just yet Jun23

Don’t get too ...

By Sarah Fecht Space Another day, another hypothetical object on the outskirts of the solar system. Something weird is going on out there, but scientists can’t say for sure that it’s a hidden planet. Read on....

Cash in as a freelan...

By Nick Carson Ask any freelancer what their biggest worry is, and it’s likely to involve money. How do you decide what to charge for your talents when you’re first starting out – or negotiate higher rates once you know what you’re doing? And can you get enough invoices paid...

These bamboo bed sheets reach new levels of softness Jun23

These bamboo bed she...

By Stack Commerce Sponsored Post Save 40 percent off a luxurious set of natural yarns that stay soft and wrinkle-free. 40 percent off bamboo bedsheets. Read on....

Finding NASA’s Curiosity rover, art-attacking microbes, and other amazing images of the week Jun23

Finding NASA’s...

By Sara Kiley Watson Science Newsworthy eye candy Our favorite images from this week in science, health, and environmental news. Read on....

10 best graphic desi...

By Julia Sagar We have a cracking selection of new tools for graphic designers in this month’s round up. From the new Out now, Apple’s new iPad Pros boast brighter and more colourful screens that respond faster to both touch and the Apple Pencil, so if you’re looking to...

How to beach-proof your phone Jun23

How to beach-proof y...

By Sophie Bushwick DIY Protect it from sun, sand, and seawater. Heat, sand, and water can destroy electronics. But that doesn’t mean you have to leave your phone home when you visit the beach. Just take these precautions....

Securing iOS Data at...

By Collin Stuart iOS SDK Securing iOS Data at Rest: The Keychain Collin Stuart If you are storing a large amount of custom data that you want to be available only after the user or device authenticates, then it’s better to encrypt the data using an encryption framework. For example, you...

20 top tools for fre...

By Femke van Schoonhoven Freelancing looks idyllic from the outside. Working with the best clients, choosing fun projects, determining your own hours and working from home or wherever you like. But there’s a lot that happens under the hood to keep the momentum going. Doing the actual...

Responsive Images Made Easy with ResponsifyJS Jun23

Responsive Images Ma...

By Jake Rocheleau The modern web should be 100% responsive and newer libraries are making this increasingly possible. With free plugins, such as ResponsifyJS, it’s even easier to get your websites working on all devices. This free jQuery plugin takes a container of images and...