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Posted by Lara Lopes

Turkish firm boss shared $27 million with his employees after selling company

The leading Turkish firm in online food ordering, yemeksepeti.com, was bought by Berlin’s billion-dollar takeout food service Delivery Hero last May in a $589 million transaction. The big news here however, is how the firm’s CEO, Nevzat Aydın, has decided to invest a part of this money – He distributed $27 million with his 114 employees. “We did this because if there is a success, we have accomplished it altogether,” Aydın told Hürriyet Daily News. The founder, who graduated in Computer Science from a top ranked university in Turkey, was called crazy due to his innovative entrepreneurial ideas when he started the company back in 2000 with a $80,000 investment. The company […]

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BauBax travel jacket makes crowdfunding history

Introduced as the Swiss Army knife of travel gear, the Baubax jacket started a crowdfunding campaign with a US$20,000 goal, and has managed to raise over US$2.8 million in only 3 weeks. The jacket is now the most funded clothing project in the history of crowdfunding. And why did BauBax become the world’s most wanted travel jacket? Besides keeping you warm like any other jacket would, BauBax also has 15 different features. The jacket is meant to make your daily life easier, especially when on the road. The product comes with features such as a built-in neck pillow that inflates in just two seconds, an […]

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20 Temporary Swimming Pools To Cool Off Your Summer

One of the best ways to enjoy warm summer days is by chilling in the water, and swimming pools are a great and easy way to do so. Unfortunately, not everyone has a permanent swimming pool at home. But with a little creativity, some people have managed to solve this problem and enjoy hot days by making their own temporary swimming pool. We’ll show you how a little creativity can go along way with these temporary swimming pools. Check them out and maybe they’ll inspire a little improvisation of your own.  

Posted by Allison Blackburn

Supercomputer made from old PlayStation consoles

A physicist has taken old PS3 consoles and made them into a supercomputer that offers 3,000 times more power than the typical desktop computer and he is using it so that he can study black holes. [Image Courtesy of ScienceAlert] Guarav Khanna studies black holes at the University of Massachusetts in the USA and he got old PlayStation 3 consoles and made himself a cheap supercomputer and used that computer to help him to publish several papers about black holes. Part of his research is finding gravitational waves, such as what happens when two black holes collide with each other. […]

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Build an air conditioner using common household items in 15 minutes

The summer this year is bringing very high temperatures in many different countries and this has made the electricity consumption go through the roof, mainly because of air-conditioning use. How about making an air conditioner yourself with easy-to-find items and without spending much at all? Business Insider has made a video on how to make your own AC at home in order to coll off in a very creative and inexpensive way. Source:  Business Insider

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Strange things happen to basketball due to Magnus Effect

A group of four people recently headed to a dam in Tasmania and stood on the wall looking down 126.5 meters below. They had a couple of basketballs with them and wondered what would happen when they dropped them down into the dam. It seems that some strange things happen to a basketball due to the Magnus Effect. [Image Courtesy of IFLScience] In their first test the guy simply drops the basketball down and it falls directly below where he dropped it. So what do you think would happen if the guy dropped another basketball and this time put a […]