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Five security settings in iOS 12 you should change right now

iOS 12, Apple’s latest mobile software for iPhone and iPad, is finally out. The new software packs in a bunch of new security and privacy features you’ve probably already heard about.<p>Here’s what you need to do to take advantage of the new settings and lock down your device.<p>1. Turn on USB Restricted …

iOS

Machine Learning basics — It’s your cup of tea!

I’m sure every one of you must have heard of this <i>buzzword</i> Machine Learning. Wondering what it is. Let’s jump into its basics.<p><b>Note</b>: This is just an …

Machine Learning

3 Tricks to Get People to Actually Listen to Your Presentations

Make sure your audience doesn't tune out what you have to say.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Few things conjure up a feeling of dread quite like the anticipation of a lengthy PowerPoint presentation. Professionals spend an average of 40 percent of their workday in …

Public Speaking

IBM-Maersk blockchain alliance cuts oceanic shipping times by 40%

Did you just get a TV from Tokyo or flowers from France? Blockchain, that potentially disruptive but much-derided technology, might have helped deliver the goods.<p>A blockchain-based IBM partnership with global shipping colossus Maersk has now expanded to include 94 partners, Big Blue said Thursday. …

Blockchain

This Math Problem Will Make You Lose Your Mind

Math, even in its simplest form, can confuse the hell out of anyone, which is why this math problem is driving people crazy.<p>The question, posed by popular YouTube account MindYourDecisions, was originally posted on Aug. 31, 2016 but is making the rounds across the internet again. Why? People keep …

Microsoft provides free lessons for quantum computing basics

Want to learn more about quantum computing and how to program in the Q# language? Microsoft just launched Quantum Katas, an open source project that …

Quantum Computing

My Visual Studio Code Setup

I <i>love</i> the text editor setup I've been using for the past year and a half, so I want to show off my setup! Visual Studio Code has far surpassed my …

Bitcoin Is A Logarithmic Asset

I maintain that historical price charts are great for predicting the past. This is meant to sound like a joke but it isn’t. Price charts are maps and maps give people a guide to the future because they give context. The markets are not trendless and while they might not often give out hints of the …

Financial Markets

Phone in the right hand? You're a hacker!

<b>Hackers are finding it too easy to circumvent traditional cyber defences, forcing businesses to rethink their security strategies. Many firms are now harnessing big data and adopting cutting edge verification checks. In fact, some can even identify you by how quickly you type your computer keys, or</b> …

Cybersecurity

Performance Management in Workplace 2.0

<b>Businesses are realising that in order to grow, they need to put their employees first. Performance management has been placed under the spotlight,</b> …

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

Decentralized Blockchain Infrastructure Could Ignite Web 3.0 Growth

We live in an amazing world, an increasingly digital one that is more connected than ever before in human history.<p>Yet, for all the promise and …

Major bank CEOs say blockchain will underpin the financial industry 'in five years'

Blockchain technology could soon revolutionize the global banking industry, according to the chief executives of two major European lenders.<p>Banks …

Can Blockchain Technology Evolve Your Career or Business?

The IT industry is notorious for its buzzword technologies. Cloud computing, Web 4.0, and Google Glass (remember that?) have all been the talk of the …

How Blockchain Technology Can Save The IRS

According to a previously undisclosed Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) document, the IRS plans to spend $291 million updating 140 computer systems to help it implement the new tax law. Those information-technology costs and other back-office operations will consume more than 90% of the money …

Blockchain Startup Develops an Uber-like App for Parcel Shipment

sponsoredA platform intends to use the distributed ledger and Ethereum smart contracts for logistics management.Triwer, a blockchain-based logistics …

The Long View of the Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and ICOs

By Stankevicius MGM<p>Article written by TK Wong - Managing Partner, FarSight Capital (tk@farsight.vc) & Chairman, WeGoGo, https://www.tkwong.com/<p>Everything and anything that has value will eventually be tokenised. I believe, that what HTML has done for content, Blockchain will do for value and all …

Ethereum Will Be the Backbone of the New Internet

Loom Network is building our Layer 2 on top of Ethereum, instead of other blockchain platforms — and here’s why.<p>Each month, another company publishes …

Reinventing the World of Banking | The Next Web

For all the hype, blockchain applications are still years, even decades away

When it comes to proving the tangible benefits of the blockchain technology that many expect to change the world, it is still very early days and the …

Amazon joins list of blockchain-as-a-service providers

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has joined the list of blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) providers that already includes IBM, HP, Microsoft, Oracle and SAP.

7 Inspiring Podcasts That Every Entrepreneur Should Listen to This Summer

Make the most of your summer with these informative and entertaining podcasts.<p>Summer is around the corner, which means beach getaways and family vacations are also on the horizon. While the rest of your friends search Amazon for their summer book list, you should find great podcasts to fill your …

Github's Top Open Datasets For Machine Learning

When working with comprehensive datasets every data scientist seems to have their favorite go to. For free resources, Mansi Singhal CEO of qplum …

Machine Learning

How to Delete Yourself From the Internet

You may think your internet usage is completely private, but any time you access a website, sign up for an account, purchase a product, post a message, or browse search engine results, you’re sharing something about yourself. If you find this troubling, you may want to learn more about how you can …

Say hello to the new Gmail with self-destructing messages, email snoozing and more

Today, Google is launching the biggest revamp of Gmail in years. The company is bringing to the flagship Gmail service many (but not all) of the features it trialed in Inbox for Gmail, and adding a few new ones, too. With those new features, which we first reported earlier this month, the company …

Here are 300 free Ivy League university courses you can take online right now

The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.<p>All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the US News and World Report 2017 national …

University of Pennsylvania

Big Data Is A Sham

Big companies are hoarding big data and doing nothing with it–except invading our privacy. It’s time to think small, writes Paddle Consulting’s Brian Millar.<p>There’s a joke about a quality control guy in a match factory. He picks up every match, strikes it, says, “This one works,” blows it out and …

Big Data

Geniuses Are Lazy — and You Should Be Too

What do you do when you are facing a tough problem? Get a cup of coffee, buckle down and prepare for a long night? Break out the library books, or an …

Entrepreneurial You: Monetize Your Expertise, Create Multiple Income Streams, and Thrive

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>October 03, 2017</b><p>What does it take to create the career you want? It's no secret that the world of work has changed, and we're shifting toward an ever more entrepreneurial, self-reliant, work-from-wherever-you-are economy. That can be a liberating force, and many …

31-year-old self-made millionaire reveals the simple formula to his success

According to self-made millionaire Timothy Kim, you don't need to be intelligent in order to be wealthy. Instead, he says you just need to learn what …

Success