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5 ways to build your self-esteem

No phrase in psychology has become more clichéd than self-esteem - it appears on T-shirts and mugs, and has moved from a psychological concept to …

The Best Managers Do These 6 Key Things Differently | Inc.com

Effectively managing others is both a science and an art, just like programming or playing an instrument. Based on personality and past experiences, some people tend to naturally be stronger at leading and inspiring others. That being said, anybody can learn how to be an effective manager if given …

9 home security systems you can install yourself

Do-it-yourself home security companies aren't like the ADTs and Vivints of the world. Instead of locking you into a multiyear contract, most DIY systems give you the flexibility to chose how and when you monitor your home. That usually means you can sign up for a monitoring service on an optional …

Home Security

7 Mantras for Those Who Have Lost Their Motivation and Hope

Earlier today, I was sitting on a park bench eating a sandwich for lunch when an elderly couple pulled their car up under a nearby oak tree. They …

5 professions that could see significant growth with the rise of AI

The words “artificial intelligence” often conjure up a sense of fear and apprehension. Fear for the unknown possibilities of AI, fear for the AI-fueled dystopian images brought about by movies like <i>The Terminator</i>, and most practically, fear for the possibility that AI will someday take our jobs. …

This Chatbot Will Help You Sue Anyone - MIT Technology Review

As a young programmer, Joshua Browder built a chatbot to act as a kind of AI lawyer that would help people dispute parking tickets. Not only did it …

Intelligence

Vespa’s first electric scooter is coming in 2018 with 62 miles of range

With a hybrid option, too<p>One year to the day from the announcement that Vespa was getting its first electric option, parent company Piaggio has returned to the Milan Motorcycle Show and let loose (almost) all the information about the forthcoming scooter. What’s missing, unfortunately, is the …

Digestion: How food is broken down

To survive, we need to take nutrients from the food that we eat. This is achieved by digestion, a complicated process that takes place in our …

Wellness

Why It's Time to Replace "Letting Go" with "Letting Be"—& How to Start

2.1K<p>SHARES<p>When I was growing up, my father was not an easy person to be around. He was the guy who’d drive 100 miles per hour on Main Street, cutting …

How to Use Restful Web APIs in Python

This tutorial will introduce you to web APIs and teach you how to use the requests Python library to fetch and update information in web APIs. You …

A 10-Point Checklist For Writing A Killer Blog Post

Writing a blog post isn’t exactly rocket science. But, there are definitely strategies that can take a good blog post and make it <i>great</i>.<p>I’ve written literally thousands of blog posts for sites like Forbes, Mashable, TechCrunch, Entrepreneur and many others. So I’ve learned a few strategies for …

Writing