Check out our 10 most popular National editions of the year

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The Popularity Contest

You voted (in a manner of speaking), and we’ve got the results. Check out our ten most popular National editions of the year.

10… Get Smart
Everyone wants to be smarter and everyone can get a little better. So why not supersize your brain with these 10 unusual ways to hack the learning process?

9… Get Smart, Fast
Sure, traditional learning is great, but what if you could hack your brain instead? Nootrobox is a subscription box service for smart drugs.

8… Currency Exchange
Blockchain technology power bitcoin and promises to change the way the web itself works – now’s your chance to find out just what the hell blockchain is.

7… Wanderlust
No one wants to sit in an office. And thanks to the wired world, you don’t have to. Learn how to be a digital nomad right here.

6… Safety First
Baby, baby, it’s a wild world. It’s also a dangerous one. Companion is an app that lets friends watch over friends walking alone.

5… Spaceballs
The newest edition of Star Wars is here, and, to no one’s surprise, it’s massive. But it’s hardly perfect – check out 7 of Star Wars’ dumbest tech moments.

4… Bye Cable Bills
Cable tv is one of those things people of the future will likely find baffling. Don’t get laughed at by your descendants – find our everything you need to know about cutting the cord right here.

3… Ones to Watch
Sure, we published 44 of the Coolest Startups of 2015 in January, but that doesn’t mean they’re not still worth checking out.

2… New Media
We’re living in a brave new world – and that calls for brave new ways to describe the world around us. Have a look at our 11 favorite multimedia storytelling platforms, and upgrade your content game.

1… Beyond the Valley of Silicon
We’re going to shock you – there’s a world outsides the Alley and the Valley. We took a look at 13 of the fastest growing tech hubs in the U.S. – you’re going to be surprised.

Now go forth (and rank ’em up).