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05.11.15
What you need to know about the laws of space
05.11.15

What you need to know about the laws of space

Neil deGrasse Tyson has said he loses "sleep at night wondering whether we are intelligent enough...

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03.22.15
Beyond Facebook: What you need to know about texting apps
03.22.15

Beyond Facebook: What you need to know about texting apps

If you live in the United States, you might've been surprised when Facebook purchased WhatsApp for...

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02.24.15
What you need to know about HTTP/2
02.24.15

What you need to know about HTTP/2

Look at the address bar in your browser. See those letters at the front, "HTTP"? That stands for H...

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02.19.15
How to build a high-end, overclocked PC (as written by an idiot)
02.19.15

How to build a high-end, overclocked PC (as written by an idiot)

This is not an article from a PC virtuoso who builds water-cooled, quad-SLI gaming rigs with not a...

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01.21.15
A brief attempt at explaining the madness of cryptocurrency
01.21.15

A brief attempt at explaining the madness of cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency may as well be called "cryptic currency," because it's nowhere near as easy to figu...

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12.31.14
Why sitting will kill you (and what to do about it)
12.31.14

Why sitting will kill you (and what to do about it)

If you work anywhere in or around technology, chances are you've either witnessed or are a member...

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