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How Local Government Can Leverage Census Data To Be Truly Data-Driven | Articles | Big Data

Stick to 'rubbish, roads, and rates' is a statement you might have heard bantered by disgruntled customers towards their local council. While these …

Big Data

A Guide to Sequence Prediction using Compact Prediction Tree (with codes in Python)

Introduction<p>Sequence prediction is one of the hottest application of Deep Learning these days. From building recommendation systems to speech …

Data Science

10 Things You Should Know About Deep Learning

This type of machine learning is going to become increasingly important in analytics and enterprise applications.<p>1 of 11<p>Most IT leaders have heard of …

Machine Learning

The 17 equations that changed the world

In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World.<p>His book takes a look at the most pivotal equations of all time, and puts them in a human, rather than technical context.<p>"Equations …

Find The Right Glue For Any DIY Project With This Chart

Which glue should you use? Well, that depends on the type of materials you're trying to stick together. Make's comprehensive adhesives chart …

Woodworking

Bitcoin is the greatest scam in history

It’s a colossal pump-and-dump scheme, the likes of which the world has never seen.<p><i>This is a contributed post by Bill Harris, former CEO of Intuit and founding CEO of PayPal and Personal Capital.</i><p>I’m tired of saying, “Be careful, it’s speculative.” Then, “Be careful, it’s gambling.” Then, “Be …

Cryptocurrency

Elon Musk Urges People to Watch Chris Paine's A.I. Movie While It's Free

"Do You Trust This Computer?" is now available to stream.<p>Elon Musk is concerned about the future of humanity. The tech entrepreneur shared a link …

How to Tell If Your Data Is Bad (and How to Fix It)

The hype around big data is that it can (and will) transform nearly every aspect of how we make business decisions. It can help us learn more about …

Machine Learning

My Algorithm is Better than Yours

New tools allow business users -- not just data scientists -- to leverage algorithms and venture into machine learning. But, handle with care because …

Machine Learning

25 Open Datasets for Deep Learning Every Data Scientist Must Work With

Introduction<p>The key to getting better at deep learning (or most fields in life) is practice. Practice on a variety of problems – from image …

Deep Learning

Top 5 Data Science Machine Learning Repositories on GitHub in Feb 2018

Introduction<p>Continuing our theme of collecting and sharing the top machine learning GitHub repositories every month, the February edition is fresh …

From Measurement to Insight: Put DevOps Metrics to Work

When you can measure the results of your DevOps program, that's where the magic happens.<p>Working in the software delivery industry today is not for …

DevOps

Ten Machine Learning Algorithms You Should Know to Become a Data Scientist

Machine Learning Practitioners have different personalities. While some of them are “I am an expert in X and X can train on any type of data”, where …

Digital Photography

An introduction to the scientific, artistic, and computing aspects of digital photography. Topics include lenses and optics, light and sensors, …

This is the best scientific argument that your brain isn't a computer

One of the most intriguing speculative arguments in physics and computer science isn't really about physics or computer science at all. It's about the brain — or more precisely, about consciousness — and it's been going on for decades. The central question: Is the brain fundamentally like a …

Help Your Team Manage Stress, Anxiety, and Burnout

dave wheeler FOR HBR<p>It can be tough enough to manage your own stress. But how can you, as a manager, help the members of your team handle <i>their</i> feelings of stress, burnout, or disengagement?<p>Because work is getting more demanding and complex, and because many of us now work in 24/7 environments, …

Scientists have a fascinating theory to explain why smart people should spend less time with friends

Ready?<p>"I'm just too intelligent."<p>Be sure to come with plenty of supporting evidence, namely an IQ score and the results of a recent study on the "<b>savanna theory of happiness</b>." Your pals will be sure to understand.<p>The study, led by psychologists at Singapore Management University and the London …

Manage Your Energy, Not Your Time

Steve Wanner is a highly respected 37-year-old partner at Ernst & Young, married with four young children. When we met him a year ago, he was working 12- to 14-hour days, felt perpetually exhausted, and found it difficult to fully engage with his family in the evenings, which left him feeling …

How To Unlock Secret Settings In Windows 10

The Windows registry is a sprawling, usually impenetrable settings file covering just about every aspect of the operating system and applications …

Take stock of your finances when you want to change jobs

When accountant Richard* left his top-tier firm to start his own company, he'd already crunched the numbers. Having done a comprehensive budget to …

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Understanding why some people take their lives – and some don’t

Arthur Sommer Rotenberg was a doctor in Toronto with a promising career. He had a large, loving family and was both studious and athletic, once …

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People Who Constantly Point Out Grammar Mistakes Are Pretty Much Jerks, Scientists Find

But you probably already knew that.<p>Scientists have found that people who constantly get bothered by grammatical errors online have "less agreeable" …

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You Can Deliver Bad News to Your Team Without Crushing Them

After a talk I recently gave on positive psychology at a large multinational company, a senior leader told me, “I’m going to use this to fuel my team’s success, so I’ve decided to <i>only talk about good things with them from now on</i>.” “That sounds like a terrible idea,” I said (gently). Ignoring …

Moving to New Zealand | We can help make it easier

Open a New Zealand bank account before you arrive.<p>At ANZ, we’ll help you every step of the way and make moving your finances to New Zealand easy.<p>Open …

New Zealand

Professor Brian Greene answers everything you wanted to know about string theory and the multiverse

Lateline asked you to send in science questions for famed physicist Professor Brian Greene.<p>Professor Greene is the author of The Elegant Universe, a …

Physics

The Set-Up-To-Fail Syndrome

When an employee fails—or even just performs poorly—managers typically do not blame themselves. The employee doesn’t understand the work, a manager might contend. Or the employee isn’t driven to succeed, can’t set priorities, or won’t take direction. Whatever the reason, the problem is assumed to …

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipe {Ever} - Cooking

April 11, 2017<p><i>The Best Chocolate Cake Recipe – A one bowl chocolate cake recipe that is quick, easy, and delicious! Updated with gluten-free,</i> …

Dessert