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Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Documentaries

SpaceX Launches (and Lands) Used Rocket on Historic NASA Cargo Mission

SpaceX launched and landed a used rocket today (Dec. 15), pulling off yet another spaceflight double play during a delivery mission for NASA that …

50 Most Daring Entrepreneurs

The most inspiring, insightful, and inventive risk takers of 2017.<p>Entrepreneurship is about taking the right risks. In the following slides, we spotlight 50 entrepreneurs who took a leap in the past year--and who can inspire us all.<p>Alex Bellos<p>PRESIDENT<p>West Elm<p>RISK<p>Breaking out of a comfortably …

Startups

These are the 30 startups joining Unilever Foundry in Singapore

The Level3 co-working space. Photo credit: Level3.Unilever announced today that 30 startups will join its Foundry program in Singapore. The companies …

Playboy's Hugh Hefner Was Worth Much Less Than You Think at His Death

When Hugh Hefner died in the Playboy Mansion Wednesday, the legendary magazine founder had a surprisingly low net worth, with little to his name …

7 Cryptocurrency Predictions From the Experts

<i>Fortune</i> convened some top cryptocurrency entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, bankers, and others to chat about the future of digital money at …

Opinion: 9 books about financial markets you really should read

Earlier this week I wrote (again) about the importance of understanding financial market history. This prompted a few people to ask for some of my …

Netflix's New Releases Coming in July 2017

Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will be available on the streaming service next month.<p><i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> is coming to Netflix …

Entertainment

'GLOW' Review: Netflix's New Comedy Literally Kicks Ass

<i>GLOW</i>—an acronym for <i>Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling</i>—was a syndicated television program in the 1980s that featured, well, wrestling, but also skits, characters, and proto-reality TV bits. And now a series loosely based on its making will hit Netflix on June 23. There's a lot to recommend: The …

Elon Musk's No. 1 Rule for Staying Insanely Successful

The best leaders use purpose as a business and life enhancer.<p>Elon Musk is one of the most purposeful leaders on the planet. He understands that success doesn't happen overnight. At times, you might privately think you can't go on. You must persist. As the best leaders know, what you must commit to …

IBM Predicts Demand For Data Scientists Will Soar 28% By 2020

• Jobs requiring machine learning skills are paying an average of $114,000. Advertised data scientist jobs pay an average of $105,000 and advertised data engineering jobs pay an average of $117,000.<br>• 59% of all Data Science and Analytics (DSA) job demand is in Finance and Insurance, Professional …

Salaries & Wages

Silicon Valley VC: 7 things to study if you want a high-paying job in the future

Josh Elman of Silicon Valley venture capital firm Greylock Partners knows about keeping an eye out for the next hot industry.<p>In the early 2000s Elman …

Real People Told Us Why Their Sex Lives Are Awesome And How Yours Can Be, Too

Everyone wants to have good sex. That’s why sex therapists have waiting lists, why self-help books that teach you the art of pleasing your partner (and yourself) are national bestsellers, and why every glossy magazine promises that it holds the once secret that will blow your mind, change your …

10 Steps to Starting a Side Business While Working a Full-Time Job

We are living at a time of unlimited potential. Never before have we experienced such a rapid growth in the number of young entrepreneurs who’ve …

Small Business

Top 10 2017 Science Fiction Novels I Want Now

2017 is here and, with it, new science fiction!<p>There are some great titles coming out this year. It is an exciting time for science fiction readers, …

Science Fiction

DC Comics’ Rebirth worked because it’s actually good

The biggest comic book surprise of 2016<p>I am not doing a 10 best comics post for 2016.<p>There are a number of reasons for this. For one, a lot of the comics I really enjoyed this year are things I put on my list last year. For another, a lot of the comics I really enjoyed this year have been around …

14 ways you can control your home with your voice using Amazon's Echo and Alexa

But then what? Adding to your shopping list? Setting timers? Asking about the weather? Great, but it's pretty similar to Siri in what it can do, and using your voice to buy things from Amazon isn't super exciting.<p>Alexa can do so much more than that, especially for your home. With the help from …

Smart Homes

5 Best apps for programming on android platform

Share15<p>Tweet<p>Share22<p>+1<p>Shares 37<p>Learning to program is awesome. You can make yourself think in very different ways, and learn a trade that will be …

16 of the coolest apps and games for Daydream, Google's new virtual reality headset

Unlike the bulky, several-hundred-dollar pieces of kit from Oculus or HTC, all you need is a relatively cheap headset, the accompanying motion-sensitive remote, and a modern, "Daydream-ready" smartphone capable of running the apps for it.<p>At a fraction of the price, it is never going to be as …

Virtual Reality

Businesses beware! If you're not using big data, you're about to fail fast

Ever since the financial crash of 2008, businesses around the world have struggled to grow at the same levels they once enjoyed – but big data and …

China threatens to cut iPhone sales if Trump declares a trade war

State-run newspaper says increased tariffs could leave trade 'paralyzed' between China and the US<p>China's state-run newspaper says the government would respond with "countermeasures" if President-elect Donald Trump starts a trade war against the country, warning that the sales of iPhones and US cars …

Samsung Just Paid $8 Billion to Get Into the Automotive Business

Samsung Electronics said on Monday it had agreed to buy Harman International Industries for about $8 billion, a deal that enables the South Korean …

IBM Claims new Linux X86 killer server can do the impossible

Brace up for the new Linux-based all-powerful lineup that has been said to be capable of doing just about anything. According to IBM who made the …

Attention and Augmented Recurrent Neural Networks

A visual overview of neural attention, and the powerful extensions of neural networks being built on top of it.

Here They Are: The 20 Songs You'll Be Listening to All Summer

Because we aren't just playing the hits at our parties.<p>No one can quite agree on what a song of the summer actually is. Technically, the song of the summer is the most commercially successful track between the months of June and September. For example, the technical winner of 2015 wasn't Taylor …

It’s not just college students. Higher education itself is experiencing a mental health crisis

Graduation: classically peppered by parties, gifts, and champagne toasts to the happy memories of university life.<p>Not all the seniors donning their caps and gowns during this year’s commencement season will be leaving behind four years of joy and wonder, however. Far from it. For tens of thousands, …

How to write a 3D game for Android using Unreal Engine: Part 1

There are many ways to develop games for Android, and one of the best ways for 3D development is to use an engine. An engine provides the essentials to make 3D meshes from 2D images, physics, realistic lighting and many more features that would otherwise be very time consuming for a developer to …

The best films of 2016 so far

Film,Culture,Anomalisa,The Assassin,A Bigger Splash,Captain America: Civil War,Deadpool,Dheepan,Everybody Wants Some!!,Hail, Caesar!,The Hateful Eight,High-Rise,The Jungle Book,Love & Friendship,Miles Davis,The Nice Guys,The Revenant,Room,Son of Saul,Spotlight,Zootopia (aka Zootropolis),Music,Toby …