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How The Tech Industry Can Attract More Female Employees

Twitter is the latest tech company to reveal figures showing women are still underrepresented in the information and communication technology (ICT) workforce. Men make up 70% of the overall staff and women just 30%, according to a blog post by Janet Van Huysse, the company’s vice president for diversity and inclusion.


Floatify Adds Customisable Pop-Up Notifications To Android

Android: The notification shade is easily one of the best innovations that Android brings to mobile. However, it’s not perfect for everyone. Floatify offers an alternative: pop-up notifications that are even available in immersive mode.


Poach Eggs In A Pan (And Cook Many Together With Cups)

You probably reach for a saucepan when you need to poach eggs. America’s Test Kitchen (ATK) recommends a pan instead, in this video guide on how to poach eggs perfectly.


The Many Benefits Of Taking Cold Showers

It may sound like the last thing you want to do, but The Art of Manliness explains why you should grab your shower cap, bite your lip, and jump into an ice-cold shower.


Jim Carrey On Why You Shouldn't Fear Failure

In a recent commencement address at the Maharishi University of Management, actor and comedian Jim Carrey spoke about failure, fear and why you should pursue something that you love.


Deodorise And Clean A Microwave With Bicarb Soda And Water

If you have a microwave that’s covered with spattered sauce and popcorn butter, you can kill the odour and loosen up the gunk with a bowl filled with bicarb soda and water.


Make A Chromecast-Hijacking Rickrolling Device Out Of A Raspberry Pi

Chances are you bought your Raspberry Pi for something useful like a car diagnostics tool or a wireless router. Right now, we’d rather use it for something more fun. Like a device that hijacks any Chromecasts in the area and rickrolls them.


Add A Special Bookmark In iOS To Zoom On Sites That Don't Allow It

iOS: There are a handful of sites out there that don’t let you zoom in on them when you’re looking at the mobile version. This can be annoying if the font’s too small or it’s just hard to read. To fix this, WonderHowTo shows you how to use a bit of JavaScript in a bookmark.


Build Your Own Voice Controlled TV Unit With An Android Phone

Taking a little time to be a couch potato is sometimes just what the doctor ordered. If you want to maximise your laziness, this DIY setup from Jayvis Vineet Gonsalves lets you control your TV with your beautiful voice.


Nutrino Offers Personalised Meal Suggestions For Your Health Goals

iOS: Nutrino wants to make it easier to make good health decisions based on your personal fitness and nutrition goals. The iOS app puts a dietitian in your pocket to help you stay motivated and take the stress out of meal planning.