Barista's edition for Mon 23 December 2013
The International Space Station - In Photos: Stunning Photos Of The International Space Station
This remarkable research laboratory has orbited the Earth for more than twelve years.
What Do Consumers Really Want From Banking Websites? Simplicity
It's no great mystery that consumers consider bank websites less appealing than others, but the reasons why might surprise you. Banks and credit unions have it tough when trying to sell online. Consumers would generally prefer to be doing anything other than banking, particularly if they have a few minutes to spend on the web.
full article at Thefinancialbrand →
Best of Sublime Text 3: Features, Plugins, and Settings
Sublime Text 3 is an amazing piece of software. To start, it is a clean, functional, and fast code editor. Not only does it have incredible built in features (multi-edit and vim mode), but it has support for plugins, snippets, and many other things. I know there have already been many articles like this online, [...]
full article at Scotch →
Canada, Israel And Switzerland Are America's Top Innovation Partners
Despite the perennial myth of the lone genius, the fact remains that innovation depends on cooperation. And as technology becomes ever more complicated, improving that research requires larger and larger groups working together - including groups working across national borders.
full article at Forbes →
World Debut: The Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4
World Debut: The Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4 Not necessarily into the brash, bullish, brute image generally associated with Lamborghinis? Then you'll love the latest one. Consider if you please the new Hurácan LP 610-4, Lamborghini's 610-horsepower carbon fiber coupe.
full article at Forbes →
Santa Hates the NSA
If there's one thing we've learned in 2013, it's that the National Security Agency is always watching. All that snooping surely results in a wealth of information - good and bad - about all of us. So, is it all that hard to imagine the NSA trying to lend a hand during Christmas, the "most wonderful time of the year"?
full article at Mashable →
iOS 7 Untethered Jailbreak Now Available
A team of iOS programmers called Evasi0n have jailbroken that latest iPhone/iPod/iPad operating system, iOS 7.0.4. Jailbreaking allows uses to install home-brew software and run unapproved apps from the Cydia software repository. The jailbreak takes "5 minutes" and works on Windows and OS X.
full article at TechCrunch →