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Learning Python: Best free books, tutorials and videos

There's a wealth of free resources out there, including books, sites, videos, and even courses.<p>If you want to learn a programming language in 2018 …

The theory of UX

User experience is not magic. You don’t run a simple test that Becky the marketing intern read a blog about once and uncover quick-fix solutions to …

I Read 75 Books in 2017 & These Were My Top 10

In my mission to read as many books as I could in 2017, I explored new genres, new voices, and became the go-to girl for book recommendations. It's a …

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear.<p>Most of us …

Linux comics: a small zine

Last November, I drew a bunch of comics about Linux / computers / various systemsy things. One every day, about 30 of them. (link 1, link 2). They’re …

[D] Deep learning starters pack

2017 Agile Development Cheat Sheet

Based on recent studies about agile development. The goal here is to have a starting point and references for people to study Agile development …

When the robots take over; 4 new sci-fi reads

One major theme that’s been running through science fiction recently is the rise of artificial intelligence and the impact that might have on humanity. As we continue to improve upon and refine machine learning, it seems inevitable that the development of a true AI will occur at some point. And …

32 Books Anyone Who Wants to Succeed Should Read

If reading is something you're willing to do to sharpen yourself, check out these highly recommended titles.<p>The most successful people typically work hard, practice the right habits every day, and often are readers who strive for self-improvement. If reading is something you're willing to do to …

Customer Service

Retired Navy SEAL commander explains how to wake up earlier: 'Don't think'

Your alarm goes off, but you hit snooze. After rolling out of bed, you end up sipping a cup of coffee as you slowly scroll through emails and articles and maybe come up with a to-do list for the day as the caffeine kicks in. You're definitely not, as Jocko Willink would say, "getting after …

These striking photos show the secret, strange world of military research and development

An obscure archive reveals the science—and art—behind combat culture<p>In suburban Boston, there is a military base unlike all others. It’s not a …

50 Box-Office Bombs That Are Actually Great

Movies are big business, so it makes sense that their performance at the box office often determines whether they're considered a "success" or "a …

Movies

The Scientifically Proven Ways to Deliver Bad News

No one likes hearing bad news, but you can soften the blow with these research-backed strategies.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This story appears in the November 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Bad news is hard. It’s hard to get, and it’s hard to give. …

Self-help

It's almost impossible to understand how unfathomably massive our universe truly is

by Aeon November 6, 2017 Sci-Fi Visions 11057<p>Michael Strauss<p>As an astrophysicist, I am always struck by the fact that even the wildest …

Universe

The Eras of the Geologic Time Scale

The Geologic Time Scale is the history of the Earth broken down into spans of time marked by various events. There are other markers, like the types …

This Is Exactly How Long You Need to Hold a Plank to Flatten Your Belly

To reap the most rewards, performing three sets of planks for up to 60 seconds each is ideal, according to Doug Sklar, a certified personal trainer …

Hashrate Report

You only need to do three things to make a great presentation

You’re in front of a group of people. Your jaw juts and words poke out almost by themselves. The room seems glazed. Its den of eyes stare out, but are turned off from the inside. CLICK. You make the next slide appear. It thumps to arrival. The eyes don’t stir.<p>You turn to the presentation. The …

Public Speaking

Quantum Machine Goes in Search of the Higgs Boson

A rudimentary quantum computer has rediscovered the Higgs boson. Sort of.<p>Physicists have been working hard to develop machines that can use quantum …

Physics

Ubuntu Linux will never be the same after version 17.10

The latest version of Ubuntu Linux is here with the GNOME desktop as its new interface, as Ubuntu bids adieu to its own takes on the Linux …

Kilonovas Are Some of the Biggest, Baddest Stellar Blasts in Space

When a massive star runs out of fuel and dies, it may go out in a blaze of glory, exploding as a supernova.<p>But supernovas aren't the only big booms …

Archaeologists find gates of Hell in Saudi Arabia

When researchers are searching for remnants of structures and settlements constructed by ancient peoples they typically focus on areas that are …

Why Does Japan Have Such Great Art Porn? A Short & Steamy History of Japanese Erotica

<i>After more than piquing our interest in historical Japanese erotica, we're taking a second, more intimate look at the history and influences behind</i> …