For those of you who are familiar with Stephen Chow’s movies, you may remember this scene featuring the solar flashlight:
Well folks, solar flashlights are a real thing. Surprisingly, they’re actually much more useful than shown in the above clip. Here’s an example of how Solar lightbulbs are used to light up dark spaces:
If you want to learn how to make them, and know why they put bleach into the bottle, check out the instructions set out in this video:
A US-based software developer has been caught outsourcing his work to China for less than a fifth of his six figure salary – while he spent his day browsing Facebook, LinkedIn, Ebay and Reddit.
In a case study outlined by the team, Verizon said: “The company’s IT personnel were sure that the issue had to do with some kind of zero day malware that was able to initiate VPN connections from Bob’s desktop workstation via external proxy and then route that VPN traffic to China, only to be routed back to their concentrator.
Holy shit, if all you had to do to outsource your job was give them an RSA key and pay 20% of your salary, that’s awesome! I hate my daytime job, but this guy totally Tim Ferriss‘d his job! It all went so well… Until you got caught.
“Transplanting feces from a healthy person into the gut of one who is sick can quickly cure severe intestinal infections caused by a dangerous type of bacteria that antibiotics often cannot control,” reports the New York Times. Who knew?