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100 Most Brilliant Tech Hacks You Need To Know Right Now

100 Most Brilliant Tech Hacks You Need To Know Right Now

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SKILLS & TOOLS — Quirky Blog Research. It’s the hero of any great Quirky submission. A thorough analysis of your invention’s competitive landscape has three key benefits: 1. It reveals whether or not your invention already exists. It’s no fun spending a lot of time coming up with a new product idea, only to find out that someone beat you to it.

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How To Go From Dreaming To Doing: 4 Steps To Motivation You have stuff you know you should be doing. But it doesn’t get done. You need to go from dreaming to doing — but it’s hard. You want to accomplish more at work, hit the gym, get a new job or study harder at school… but it’s not happening. Murphy's Law Calculator Murphy's Law Calculator From a formula for * Sod's Law provided by British Gas: ((U+C+I) x (10-S))/20 x A x 1/(1-sin(F/10)) "anything that can go wrong, will go wrong!" Find out in advance whether you will be able to successfully repair your VCR, get to a meeting on time, impress your date, or be a success at any activity whatsoever ! 100 Websites You Should Know and Use (updated!) Entertainment Meet David Peterson, who developed Dothraki for Game of Thrones There are seven different words in Dothraki for striking another person with a sword. Among them: “hlizifikh,” a wild but powerful strike; “hrakkarikh,”a quick and accurate strike; and “gezrikh,” a fake-out or decoy strike. But you won’t find these words in George R.

Decision Making: The #1 Secret Of Astronauts, Samurai, Navy SEALs, and Psychopaths We all make a lot of bad decisions. With careers: More than half of teachers quit their jobs within four years. In fact, one study in Philadelphia schools found that a teacher was almost two times more likely to drop out than a student. Justin's Beginners Guitar Course I like to think that my method is the most effective, enjoyable and logically structured method available anywhere. Over a million people have learned to play using this course and it gets great reviews all over the internet, so I'm pretty confident that it works! We'll start at the very beginning and I'll show you all the basic chords, strumming and techniques to get you playing great songs as soon as possible! It's a lot of fun :)

The Elegant, Effective Election Data Visualization That Is Thankfully Not A Map : MapBrief™ We occasionally field the suggestion, nay, insinuation, that our posture here at Mapbrief is unduly critical. Whether it be pie charts, contiguous cartograms, or untucked shirts, our opinions are admittedly fixed. So much so that you might say “dogma”; we say “consistency”. But in the spirit of staying positive, let’s admire this recent graphic from the Washington Post detailing campaign contributions: Get Free Electronic Parts for your Projects Don’t you hate it when you’re working on your next project and realize you’re short a resistor or capacitor? You have two choices: Buy online, pay for shipping, and wait a week or go to your local Radio Shack and pay ridiculous prices to acquire what you need. Forget that!

Tutorial: Drawing Platonic Solids This article explains how to calculate the coordinates of the corners of the Platonic solids: tetrahedron, cube (hexahedron), octahedron, dodecahedron, and icosahedron. Several of my writings involve the Platonic solids. For instance, some of the programs included with my book Visual Basic Graphics Programming draw these objects, though the book does not explain how to find the coordinates of the solids' vertices, it merely uses them. Much to my surprise, I received several requests for these derivations. This article explains how to calculate the positions of the corners of the Platonic solids. Deriving these values requires only relatively simple algebra and a little trigonometry.

All About Project Management Project management is a carefully planned and organized effort to accomplish a successful project. A project is a one-time effort that produces a specific result, for example, a building or a major new computer system. This is in contrast to a program, which is 1) an ongoing process, such as a quality control program, or 2) an activity to manage a series of multiple projects together. In some countries, the term "program" refers to a software tool and the term "programme" can mean a TV or radio show. Project management includes developing a project plan, which includes defining and confirming the project goals and objectives, identifying tasks and how goals will be achieved, quantifying the resources needed, and determining budgets and timelines for completion.

23 Places to Find Odd and Interesting Gifts and Purchases – Johnny Lists 1. thisiswhyimbroke.com – Your source for cool, fun, useful (and sometimes useless) stuff you can find and buy on the web. 2. shutupandtakemymoney.com – The coolest and geekest products around. 3. filleritem.com – Enter the amount you need to see a list of products that qualify for free shipping from Amazon. 4. dattwenty.com – The best stuff on Amazon for under $20. 5. spruuce.com – Curated gifts for every kind of person. 6. givetu.me – Gifts outside the box for every one of your family members.

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