Hak Seng Chern

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This Supermarket's Way of Selling Bananas Is Pure Genius

Whoever came up with this needs to be promoted.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>There comes a moment in every person's life when they say to themselves: "Why have I been doing things <i>this</i> way all my life?"<p>This is what many people …

Selling

25 Cybersecurity Job Interview Questions (and Answers)

As with any job interview, an applicant for a cybersecurity position needs to speak knowledgeably about the specific job’s responsibilities and the …

Employment

Reasons to Book a Villa for Your Next Trip to Bali

I won’t lie; I wasn’t originally keen on the idea of visiting Bali. I wasn’t interested in nightlife or beach parties, and mistakenly believed that …

Luxury Lifestyle

Making continuous testing work for your organization

Devops relies upon continuous integration practices to facilitate speed and quality. CI calls for developers to frequently integrate code into a …

DevOps

10 things you should never say when making a presentation

Making a presentation at work can be scary. Some of us fear public speaking more than death. However, like many things in life, giving presentations …

Public Speaking

Best Automated Testing Tools for 2018

In a world where CI/CD is finally being taken seriously, everyone is trying to have stable and useful Automated Tests.<p>Most teams have started using …

Mobile Devices

iPad Slow? Learn How to Speed up iPad, Even Older Ones!

If you have an older iPad, you may have noticed that it's not as fast as it used to be and asked yourself, "why is my iPad so slow?" There are lots of different reasons why your iPad may be running more slowly than it did when you first bought it, and luckily there are just as many ways to speed it …

Apps

The Shell Introduction I Wish I Had

Hey there past me. Hope you're doing well and keeping the horrible regrets to a minimum. I'm here to help in that regard. At least with …

Linux

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

This video game is turning teenagers into millionaires — and it's on track to pay out $70 million more this year

Roblox<p><b>Roblox, the video-game app that's wildly popular with younger players, is on track to pay out $70 million to its developers this year. That's</b> …

10 habits of unlikeable people

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few — the good …

Self-improvement

Everything you ever needed to know about investing, scribbled on cocktail napkins

Warren Buffett once said “there seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.” Those words, of course, can …

Investing

Strategic Learning | Willie Pietersen

The rules of success have changed. Sustainable competitive advantage no longer lies simply in a new product or service. It is an organizational …

Spiders fly on the currents of Earth’s electric field

Spiders don’t have wings, but they can fly across entire oceans on long strands of silk. For more than a century, scientists thought it was the wind …

YouTuber's Board Game Tutorials Teach The Rules Wrong, And Way Better

Jeff Kornberg’s YouTube channel, The Dragon’s Tomb, does not stand out from the throng of other channels hosting tutorials for board games. Like his …

These are the books that early Facebook investor Marc Andreessen thinks everyone should read right now

Silicon Valley investor and once-prolific tweeter Marc Andreessen is back on Twitter with a new avatar — it's a bald Charlie Brown clutching a book — and a summer reading list.<p>Andreessen, cofounder of buzzy venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, abruptly left Twitter in the fall of 2016, …

Marc Andreessen

The mind-bendy weirdness of the number zero, explained

We explain nothing.<p>The computer you’re reading this article on right now runs on a binary — strings of zeros and ones. Without zero, modern electronics wouldn’t exist. Without zero, there’s no calculus, which means no modern engineering or automation. Without zero, much of our modern world …

Mathematics

Timsort — the fastest sorting algorithm you’ve never heard of

Timsort: A very fast , O(n log n), stable sorting algorithm built for the real world — not constructed in academia.<p>Timsort is a sorting algorithm …

These Are the 25 Best Luxury Watches for Men

Looking to make a statement with a timekeeper that turns heads? From Audemars Piguet to Vacheron Constantin, here are 25 timepieces that will show …

This List Of The Top Tourist Attractions In Every Country Is Actually Super Fascinating

A vacation somewhere new is a great chance to explore and find your own path, stumbling upon unique, hidden gems along the way, and seeing things …

The 4 Words Every Hiring Manager Wants to Hear, According to a Headhunter

One short sentence is they key to landing the job.<p>Nick Corcodilos has been working in HR for years. He began working as a headhunter in Silicon …

Coin puzzle: How do you make a circle of 6 coins from two rows in only 3 turns?

Here's a fun puzzle explained to us by math writer Alex Bellos (but invented by mathematician Henry Ernest Dudeney) that you can try with six coins. …

40 Years of Leadership Taught Me 3 Rules That All Managers Should Follow

Leadership is greater than the sum of its parts.<p>In more than four decades in the corporate world, I've learned many management lessons -- some the hard way.<p>I've also endeavored to share some of the wisdom I've picked up from those lessons with the sharp, ambitious, young men and women at Stanford …

4 Smart Habits That Will Win You That Big Promotion

Whether you're outgoing or more shy, extroverted or introverted, you can still succeed at this.<p><i>What makes a person more likely to get promoted over another employee who has similar qualifications? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from</i> …

Beyond Scrabble – 5 Superlative Games For Word Lovers

<i>We love tabletop games here at Geek & Sundry, and we love to showcase the best games out there. If you want to stay tuned into what’s new and</i> …

Board Games

The Math Puzzle That’s Driving the Internet Bananas

Here at Mental Floss, we love a good brain teaser—and clearly we’re not alone. From cows and chickens to river crossings, we’ve never met a riddle we …

Gerald Ford

This Common Word Makes You Sound More Negative Than You Want To

This tiny word is nearly unavoidable but frequently overused. Everything that follows it tends to make you sound like a downer.<p>The language you use shapes others’ impressions of you, but there’s a chance that some of your most common words don’t put you in the best light. In fact, I’ve already …

The Indispensable Document for the Modern Manager

<b>Jay Desai</b> has FOMU. No, you read that right. As a first-time founder and CEO of health technology startup <b>PatientPing</b>, he’s got a healthy fear of …

How reinventing software testing can transform your business — and change the world

Software isn’t “eating the world.” It’s feeding the world, healing the world, educating the world and bringing the world’s top minds together to solve our most challenging problems. At least that’s what I’ve witnessed while leading digital transformation initiatives across organizations such as the …