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What Data Scientists Really Do, According to 35 Data Scientists

Modern data science emerged in tech, from optimizing Google search rankings and LinkedIn recommendations to influencing the headlines Buzzfeed editors run. But it’s poised to transform all sectors, from retail, telecommunications, and agriculture to health, trucking, and the penal system. Yet the …

Machine Learning

Crypto Trading 101: How to Read an Exchange Order Book

It takes two to tango in the world of crypto trading, where a dynamic relationship between buyers and sellers is always on display in something …

Cryptocurrency

Essential Tips and Tricks for Starting Machine Learning with Python

We describe some essential hacks and tricks for practicing machine learning with Python. Covers most important libraries, and the overall approach.

Machine Learning

RESTful API Design — Step By Step Guide

The (Somewhat) definitive guide to build better APIs<p>As software developers, most of us use or build REST APIs in a day to day life. APIs are the …

Microservices

Tableau: What Makes It So Special?

After a stellar Q1/2018 the market has finally found its love for Tableau (DATA) with the stock rallying a monstrous 56% YTD and rising 27% compared …

Google Is Building a City of the Future in Toronto. Would Anyone Want to Live There?

It could be the coolest new neighborhood on the planet—or a peek into the Orwellian metropolis that knows everything you did last night.<p><b>TORONTO—Even with a chilly mid-May</b> breeze blowing off Lake Ontario, this city’s western waterfront approaches idyllic. The lake laps up against the boardwalk, …

Smart Cities

10 work-from-home tech jobs that offer six-figure salaries

Not all high-paying tech jobs require you to come into an office every day. In fact, some employers are attracting top talent by allowing employees …

Things which every developer should know when starting with front-end development

<i>Disclaimer: This article is a high level overview of how package management and the associated licensing issues work. It is meant to make new</i> …

This "Giant" Snake Trap Is Cool, But There's More to It Than Meets the Eye

Catching a giant snake is harder than you think.<p>A few days ago, a mesmerizing video of what seemed to be a giant python caught in a PVC-pipe surfaced …

Index of Best AI/Machine Learning Resources

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning field is getting a lot of attention right now, and knowing where to start can be a little difficult.<p>I’ve …

The 50 Coolest Things Under $20 You Can Get on Amazon

Change your life for the price of less than one cool Jackson.<p>There are few surefire ways to feel better these days, what with all the stuff on the …

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 …

How to Tell Someone You Only Wanna Hook Up

Master the fine art of managing (sexy) expectations.<p>Every woman who has dated men has at some point said something to the tune of: “If only he had just let me know up front that he wasn’t looking for anything serious.” Sometimes it’s the opposite: “I didn’t realize he was so into me; I thought we …

Here Are All the Best Job Posting Sites for Every Single Industry

So you can go beyond the usual suspects.<p>You’re probably well-acquainted with the most popular job boards and if you’re deep in the job search …

Elon Musk Shares Stunning Footage of Comet’s Surface Passing Rosetta

Elon Musk shared an incredible video on Thursday of a rare glimpse at a natural wonder. The European Space Agency’s Rosetta satellite, which …

How Syria Came to This

A story of ethnic and sectarian conflict, international connivance, and above all civilian suffering<p>Seven years of horrific twists and turns in the Syrian Civil War make it hard to remember that it all started with a little graffiti.<p>In March 2011, four children in the southern city of Der’a …

The best photos taken of planet Earth last year will transform the way you see the world

The natural world is a stunning place.<p>Every year, the best landscape photography shows off Earth's beauty. The following photos are some of the winners from the 2017 International Landscape Photographer of the Year contest.<p>They highlight powerful mountains, scenes of isolation, worlds of color and …

Landscape Photography

How To Turn Data Into Actionable Strategies

Business intelligence is more than analytics and reporting. It could help you turn data into action.<p>So your organization has a big vision and uses that vision as the North Star for guiding strategic decisions. But when you're only deploying against vision with no data to back it up, you're flying …

Here's what an effective LinkedIn profile looks like in 2018

Hate to break it to you, but if you're treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you're doing it wrong.<p>Nearly every industry uses LinkedIn to find and vet job candidates, and over 90% of recruiters rely on the site, according to data from the Society of Human Resource Management. So your …

Employment

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

Bitcoin

Get started with your new camera: 12 key settings

If you've just got a new camera you need to quickly familiarize yourself with a few key settings to ensure that your first batch of shots aren't a …

A ghostly aurora may be visible to the northern US states on Wednesday night

Thanks to an outburst from the sun on Labor Day, northern US states may be in for a light show late Wednesday night into early Thursday morning.<p>On Monday, the surface of the sun erupted into a small solar flare and burped out a cloud of high-energy particles. This particle cloud, called a coronal …

Astronomy

10 top-paying jobs you can do part time — or from home

If your company eliminated its telecommuting or flextime program, would you look elsewhere or brave the daily commute? Some workers, especially …

myfuncorner.com

I've had over 4,500 one-on-one meetings in my life — here are my best networking tips

I am the consummate networker and I can help you so that a little time spent every morning is paid back in spades.<p>In 2009, when I was still relatively new to the Raleigh/Durham area in North Carolina, I met with over 275 people in about 3 months.<p>There were four to five meetings per day, four days …

Networking

Best Chromecast apps 2018: The 21 apps you need for Google's streaming dongle

The best apps to own if you want the most from your Chromecast in 2018<p>13. Best Chromecast Apps: TED<p><b>Android & iOS (Free)</b><p>TED Talks are excellent if you …

GTEAR – Stabilize Earphones on Your Ears

Editor's Rating<p>4.9?<p>Discovered on 2015-07-05<p>Generally, the earphones are easy to fall down from our ears and the continuous fall-ff of earphones …

Nexus 6 Review: A Big, Beautiful, Cumbersome Beast

I wanted to love the Nexus 6.<p>I’ve been using a Nexus 5 as my phone of choice since the very day it was announced. It’s the phone that pulled me over from the iOS camp for keeps, after so many dozens of other Android handsets I’d tested failed to do so with any permanence. It’s the phone I …