Damir Perez

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This is how to overcome anger: 5 powerful secrets from mindfulness

There’s a voice shouting. Takes a second before you realize it’s yours. You feel energized. Righteous. Driving every point home. It’s like the climax …

Learn Node.js — We created a directory of top articles from last year (v.2018)

Between Jan~Dec 2017, we’ve compared nearly 12,000 Node.js articles to pick the Top 50 for this directory.<p>We made this directory, believing that …

All the Monopoly rules you've probably been playing wrong your whole life

Over the Christmas period, it's likely you'll bust out the Monopoly board at least once.<p>But this can turn nasty very quickly, with tantrums and flipped boards, because Monopoly isn't actually supposed to be a game that's fun to play.<p>We know this, because there's always one victor, while everyone …

The first men to conquer death will create a new social order – a terrifying one

Immensely wealthy and powerful men like Peter Thiel and Elon Musk want to live forever. But at what cost?<p>In a 2011 <i>New Yorker</i> profile, Peter Thiel, …

4 rituals that will make you mentally strong

Grit. Resilience. Mental toughness. We hear a lot about them these days. But maybe we shouldn’t. Why?<p>Because there have been good solutions to the …

25 Daily Habits to Adopt for a Happier Life

We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result of deep-seated habits etched into our minds through years and years of …

The Secret Algorithm Behind Learning

<i>“The person who says he knows what he thinks but cannot express it usually does not know what he thinks.”</i> <br>― Mortimer J. Adler, How to Read a Book<p>I …

Avoid ORDER BY in SQL Server views

<b>Friday, September 22, 2017 - 8:57:11 PM - parag</b><p>use demo<p>go<p>SELECT TOP (10) OVER (ORDER BY custname desc)<p>custid, custname, city<p>FROM Sales.Customers<p>ORDER …

Algorithms Top 10 Articles For The Past Month

Algorithms Top 10 Articles in September<p><b>Algorithms</b> are the building blocks of computer programs. They give the programmer the power to implement …

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Top 74 Data Visualization Software in 2018

Data visualization software communicate information clearly and efficiently via statistical graphics, plots and information graphics. Visualization …

7 mental tricks to stop worrying about what other people think

In fact, scientists in one study found that the reward center in people's brains was active when they were told that someone approved their taste in music.<p>It's only a problem when you're <i>consumed</i> by worries about your reputation — when every decision about what to wear, who to hang out with, and …

This Is What Negativity Does To Your Immune System, And It's Not Pretty

<i>Can high levels of negative or unpleasant emotions cause brain damage? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Fabian van den Berg, on Quora:</b><p>“Brain damage is such a harsh term; it’s not like you will …

Excel Reporting: 5 Reasons Why It Is Bad For Business

We’ve entered the age of big data, in which more and more companies are seeing the value and importance of data in many different areas of their business, from market and customer research, to internal sales figures and HR analytics.<p>But we’ve also entered big data’s awkward teenage years when more …

Data Visualization

Run an Android desktop on almost any computer

Last month, it was rumored that official Android support would be coming to the Raspberry Pi after an empty directory for the $35 computer was discovered in Google's Android Open Source Project repository.<p>Having official Android support on such a device would be useful, and could bring with it …

10 SQL Tricks that You Didn't Think Were Possible

SQL is the winning language of Big Data. Whether you’re running a classic relational database, a column store (“NewSQL”), or a non-relational storage system (“NoSQL”), a powerful, declarative, SQL-based query language makes the difference. The SQL standard has evolved drastically in the past …

12 Stories That Capture What Depression Feels Like

"I wanted desperately to blame these feelings on something."<p>More than 300 million people will experience depression in their lifetimes, but not everyone will experience depression in the same way. We rounded up 10 HuffPost articles that resonated with our readers and give a glimpse into the varied …

3 science-backed ways to manage your anger

They're one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you. And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that's …

Anger Management

The Role of a Data Scientist in 2016

Already crowned as the best job in America for 2016, the definition and skill set required to be a data scientist is in a constant state of flux. …

11 TED Talks to watch when you're feeling totally burned out

If this sounds like you, odds are you're burned out.<p>Burnout isn't just the greatest challenge to the global health system or a drain on the American workplace — it's wreaking havoc on your well-being.<p>But with the help of TED's expansive online library of presentations, you can quickly learn what …

TED Talks

How to Stop Worrying

Too much worrying can bring on an anxiety state that has real, physiological consequences, not just emotional.<p><i>By John Swartzberg, M.D.</i><p>We've evolved to worry. From an evolutionary standpoint, it makes sense that we do need to worry about certain things, particularly those that represent imminent …

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Tune Up Your Databases!

My last full-time job was manager of a university's database department. Ironically, I know very, very little about databases themselves. I'm no …

Fixing Your Budget Is Mostly About Changing the Way You Think

You’d probably expect that budgets are all about numbers and spreadsheets, right? You’re not wrong, but you’re also missing a key component: your …

Use Mindfulness to Create Better Habits (Guided Meditation Included)

Many of us view mindfulness meditation as a bunch of hippie dippie new age poppycock, just something people do to appear holier than thou or fit into the bohemian sub-culture.<p>Ever intend to have just a few bites of ice cream, then been startled to hear your spoon scraping the bottom of the …

Mindfulness

LG hopes its 2 new flagship smartphones will turn around its $35m loss

Being an Android phone manufacturer is pretty tough for anyone — ask HTC — but it’s not looking rosy for LG either, today reporting that it lost more than $35 million selling smartphones in a single quarter of 2015.<p>In its earnings report today, LG said that it lost 43.8 billion South Korean Won on …

7 steps to speed up Google Chrome

The other day I realized that Google Chrome had begun to get slow and bloated, and since there's no new streamlined browser I can switch to, I …

Transform Your Smartphone Into A Lightsaber With Google's Help

Bye-bye, productivity.<p>As “Star Wars” fervor reached a fever-pitch this week, Google unveiled another neat treat for fans of the franchise: You can now battle Stormtroopers from the comfort of your own desk chair.<p>Lightsaber Escape is a Chrome Experiment and web-based game that turns your smartphone …

4 Ways to Beat Procrastination

Procrastination is the monster of our over-connected times. We seem to have so many things to do, yet never find the right mood or time to do them …