Andrija Brstina

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These Cigarette Smugglers Are On The Frontlines Of Russia’s Spy Wars

Five arrests. Two years. The ultimate crime: spying for Russia. An exclusive investigation by BuzzFeed News and Re:Baltica reveals a new tactic in Russia’s spy wars.<p>TALLINN, Estonia — Russia is recruiting smugglers on its western frontier to work as spies and informants in an attempt to destabilize …

The Body Language of Power

In a world of bullies and machos, Angela Merkel keeps ending up on top. Andreas Kluth, our editor-in-chief, deconstructs how.<p>Published on August 4, …

Angela Merkel

9 Mind-Blowing Podcasts You Can Listen to During Your Commute

These daily nuggets of wisdom will help you think more deeply about the world.<p>The average morning commute in the US is just shy of 30 minutes.<p>That's no fun if you spend it in rush-hour traffic, but it's a good time to try out a new podcast, especially one that upends the way you see and think about …

Self-improvement

How to Become A Project Manager

Recently, I interviewed six of the top project managers that were on The Fast Track's "Top 14 Project Managers to Follow on Twitter" list. One aspect …

Project Management

​5 Total-Body Workouts You Can Do With One Piece of Equipment

You don't need a full gym to get an incredible full-body workout<p>In a crowded gym, you can forget complicated training sessions that involve using multiple pieces of equipment. Your solution: Snag whatever tool you can find, follow this guide, and you might be surprised to get an even better workout …

The expert guide to creating a professional Instagram brand

To reach your customers—current and potential—you need to be where they live. That’s increasingly online, on social networks such as Instagram.<p>Users of the photo-sharing app now total 500 million and counting, and they are a global audience. It may not be as big a crowd as that of Instagram’s …

Social Media

Why bees could be the secret to superhuman intelligence

A tool inspired by swarming insects is helping people predict the future - making groups of people smarter than their members are by themselves.<p>Louis Rosenberg thinks he has found a way to make us all a lot smarter. The secret to this superhuman intelligence? Bees.<p>Rosenberg runs a Silicon Valley …

Artificial Intelligence

Google open sources Embedding Projector to make high-dimensional data more manageable

This morning, Google announced that it was open sourcing its data visualization tool, Embedding Projector. The tool will help machine learning researchers to visualize data without having to install and run TensorFlow.<p>Dimensionality, and vectors in general, is not something that most of us find …

Keras Tutorial: The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Deep Learning in Python

In this step-by-step Keras tutorial, you’ll learn how to build a convolutional neural network in Python!<p>In fact, we’ll be training a classifier for …

Millennial Leaders’ Secrets To Productive Meetings

<i>This piece originally appeared on MillennialMagazine.com.</i><p>Business meetings are a necessary evil in life. However, productive meetings can be a great …

Why Deep Learning is Radically Different from Machine Learning

There is a lot of confusion these days about Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL). There certainly is a massive …

These Skills Are Hard To Learn But Pay Off For The Rest of Your Life

<i>“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”</i> — <b>Ralph Waldo Emerson</b><p>The ability to expand your mind …

Here Are All the Ways You Can Fund Your Startup

<i>The following is an excerpt from Ed McLaughlin and Wyn Lydecker’s new book</i> The Purpose Is Profit <i>(</i><i>Greenleaf Book Group Press, 2016</i><i>), which recounts</i> …

9 Documentaries That Are Far Scarier Than Any Horror Film

<i>The Imposter</i><p>Embedded from www.youtube.com.<p>A 13-year-old boy goes missing in Texas and is found in Spain three years later with a thick French accent …

20 Habits Holding Me Back From Being a Millionaire

Entrepreneur VIP<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How would you like to become a millionaire?<p>We all do. But, most of us, including yours truly, have bad habits that get in the way of accomplishing this feat. If you’re able to ditch these bad …

Self-improvement

Machine Learning Is No Longer Just for Experts

If you’re not using deep learning already, you should be. That was the message from legendary Google engineer Jeff Dean at the end of his keynote earlier this year at a conference on web search and data mining. Dean was referring to the rapid increase in machine learning algorithms’ accuracy, …

Machine Learning

Three New Books to Step Up Your Game at Work (and in Life)

<b>1. “Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist’s Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations”</b> <br>by Thomas L. Friedman<p>The globe-trotting <i>New York Times</i> …

How to Create Business Plan: The Guide For Your Business - OLBlog

The business plan breathes life into the business idea and makes the idea a vision. A mature business plan or business plan should not only be done …

10 Things That Don't Make Sense To Introverts

A loud, crowded party? Hard pass.<p>Introverts are falsely known for being standoffish or preferring their own “personal bubble” ― but there’s so much more to being a “quiet” type than that.<p>To love an introvert is to know them (and, yes, respect their space). That means accepting their little quirks. …

7 Powerful Signs You're More Successful Than You Think

Now and then you have to take a step back and appreciate what you've accomplished. Here's to you.<p>Success means different things to different people.<p>For many, accumulating wealth or power are definitive signs of success. For you, it may be as simple (or complex) as being happy.<p>And although an …

Self-improvement

With polyphasic sleep, you can thrive on as little as two hours per night

According to the National Institutes of Health, we spend about 26 years of our life asleep, one-third of the total. The latest research states that …

Sleep