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What is Web 3.0?

What is Web 3.0, how is it different from what we have today, and what does it mean for the future of the internet? Join Layah Heilpern as she explores the transition from Web 2.0 to the future of Web 3.0.

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The Brilliant Engineering of Mecanum Wheels

Mecanum wheel-fitted robots or industrial machines can make a 180 degree turn without taking much space, whereas a normal forklift takes a lot of space and time to achieve the same task. Consider this perfect sideward movement of Mecanum wheeled machines. This would be tedious to achieve using normal wheels. Mecanum wheeled machines achieve all […]

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Interesting Windows

Bliss – The Story of Windows XP’s Famous Default Wallpaper

Bliss was used as Windows XP’s default wallpaper. For most people, that is all it will ever be. But behind this green hill and blue sky lies a story of ambition, passion, and spontaneity that defined a photographer’s legacy.

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The Bug That Created “Free Public Wifi” Networks That Didn’t Work

And I always thought it was a honey pot. While it could still be a honey pot, the fact that a SSID could propagate this way is fascinating.

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Interesting Quantum Computing Science

Quantum Biology Explained by Jim Al-Khalili

Prof. Jim-Al-Khalili explains the emerging field of quantum biology and discusses how this new discipline has developed from its inception in the 1920s until fruition in the late 1990s with the discovery of quantum effects in magnetoreception, olfaction, enzyme catalysis, and photosynthesis.

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Hardware Interesting

How does a USB keyboard work?

Folks today don’t realize how impactful USB has been on the world of peripherals. No more messing with dipswitches, SCSI numbers, drivers, etc. Just true plug and play. It works so reliably it feels like magic.

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Interesting Linux

Control multiple computers at the same time with Barrier

If you’ve ever needed to control multiple computers from a single keyboard and mouse, Barrier is software worth checking out! Barrier is a software solution (a fork of Synergy) which replaces unsightly KVM switches, and is super neat! In this video, I’ll install Barrier on four systems (running Pop!_OS, Windows 10, macOS, and GhostBSD), and […]

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The Town That Facebook Built

How Facebook’s headquarters went from a Harvard dorm room to a vast campus and what does that mean for the future of community development?

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Interesting Security

How did the Enigma Machine work?

This video uses 3D animation to go inside the legendary Enigma Machine, which encrypted German military secrets during World War II. Time stamps: 1:01-Encryption 2:42-Engima Machine 4:23-Simple Circuit Example 5:23-Inside the Machine 6:15-Rotors 8:51-Plugboard 10:08-Keyboard Mechanism 12:14-The Circuit 13:15-Circuit Recap 14:38-Rotor Mechanism 17:06-Machine Settings 18:14-Brilliant

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