Make a Variety of Different, Delicious Bean Dips With This Easy Formula

Hummus may be the most popular bean-based dip around, but almost any legume can be made into a dippable, delicious spread, and Bon Appetit has an easy formula for making your own.Read more...

Gridsutra Organizes Your Mac’s Windows With a Couple Clicks

Mac: There a few tools out there that simplify windows management on Mac, but Gridsutra’s one of the easier ones to use because it lets you organize with keyboard shortcuts or a few clicks of the mouse.Read more...

Self-Driving Cars Will Love the Driving Hell That Is Boston

Hellish traffic and atrocious drivers make it a perfect proving ground for autonomous vehicles. The post Self-Driving Cars Will Love the Driving Hell That Is Boston appeared first on WIRED.

The Physics of Throwing a Starship Off a Cliff to Make It Fly

A physics-based analysis of that scene from the new Star Trek movie. The post The Physics of Throwing a Starship Off a Cliff to Make It Fly appeared first on WIRED.

Record Temperatures Are Robbing the Arctic Of Its Winter

See ya sea ice. Arctic temperatures are burning 30 degrees above normal, and not even polar night can cool it down. The post Record Temperatures Are Robbing the Arctic Of Its Winter appeared first on WIRED.

Behold China’s Answer to Amazon Echo: The LingLong DingDong

The name of the product, and the company that made it, may sound funny to you, but this gadget is no joke. The post Behold China’s Answer to Amazon Echo: The LingLong DingDong appeared first on WIRED.

Watch Wildlife Rangers Nab Poachers With Thermal Imaging

Wildlife rangers in Kenya's Maasai Mara Conservancy are using infrared cameras to spot and catch poachers in the dead of night. The post Watch Wildlife Rangers Nab Poachers With Thermal Imaging appeared first on WIRED.

10 gizmos and gifts to encourage kids to learn to code

 Welcome to the 2016 TechCrunch Holiday Gift Guide! We’ll be rolling out a bunch of guides leading up to Christmas, hopefully making your holiday shopping a little easier. Think you’ve got a budding coder in your house? The learn-to-code space has no shortage of ideas to inspire young minds and help them get to grips with programming logic. We’ve rounded up some...

Xgimi’s H1 is a powerful, portable all-in-one home theater projector

 For a growing number of individuals who are happy using their smartphones, tablets and notebooks for the bulk of their media consumption, a projector makes a lot of sense vs. a traditional TV for occasional big-screen viewing, and Xgimi’s new H1 is an even better fit than most for the mobile generation. The Xgimi H1 is currently available for...

Spinn’s futuristic coffee maker is now available for pre-order

 At Disrupt NY in May we had the pleasure of seeing a very cool hardware startup make its debut on the Battlefield, looking to make waves in an industry very close to my heart (and mouth): coffee. Now Spinn’s high-tech coffee maker is available for pre-order, so if it piqued your interest earlier this year, now’s your chance to...