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These 10 Skills Are Putting Top Freelancers In Hot Demand

Want to make sure you’re always busy as a freelancer? Then it’s important to offer the services clients truly need today.<p>Keeping an eye on the skills that are most sought-after on major freelance platforms can offer some guidance on where to focus your efforts to stay current. Upwork recently …

Machine Learning

I Made a News Scraper with 100 Lines of Python.

Everyday I take subway to my office, where my cellphone has no signal at all. But medium app won’t let me read stories offline, so I decided to make …

Analyze Redux

Redux is a state management container, implemented as inspired by Event Sourcing patterns and Functional programming. It helps to save and easily …

5 Ways to Design a Website People Actually Want to Visit, According to an Expert | Inc.com

At some point, you've probably visited a business's website, taken one look, and immediately had the urge to pound the "X" button. A new study has some insight into why that might be.<p>EyeQuant, a German-based website design consultancy founded in 2009, uses artificial intelligence to study websites …

Research

With the Talent Crunch Worsening, Start Hiring For These 5 Tech Skills Today

Is Silicon Valley’s talent shortage getting worse?<p>It sure looks like it from here. Already, 86 percent of surveyed recruiters and hiring managers say they struggle to find and hire technical talent. Now, there’s an exodus underway, fueled by unaffordable housing costs. Half of the area’s mid-career …

Databases

12 CSS Tools which you must have for your Web Design project

CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) is the most important part of the front end side of any web project. There are several CSS tools which are important for …

Pork giant Smithfield skips middlemen in grain supply chain

Smithfield Food Inc [SFII.UL], the world's biggest pork producer, is buying grain elevators and purchasing grain directly from farmers, a move that hits grain handlers already reeling from multiyear lows in corn and soybean prices.<p>The Virginia-based company bought two Ohio grain elevators in …

Going Nuclear - WSJ.com

Fighting for Market Share<p>Today China is outward bound. It is developing an indigenous reactor that would compete with advanced models from the U.S., France, Korea and elsewhere.<p>Chinese executives have been aggressively marketing the Hualong One, and envision building units in many developing …

KeepKey is a $240 hardware wallet for your Bitcoin

While it’s getting easier to spend Bitcoin on the Web for physical and digital goods and services, keeping your cryptocurrency safe still remains a challenge — you either have to entrust your private key to an online wallet or store it on an offline computer in your home or office.<p>KeepKey hopes to …

Netanyahu Agrees to a Deal With Putin to Avert Syria Clashes

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he reached agreement with Russian President Vladimir Putin on ways to prevent clashes between their …

Perhaps the most powerful defense of market capitalism you will ever read

Economist Deirdre McCloskey recently spoke in London, and this brief summary nicely captures her talk and her work on the power of economic freedom. …

Bitcoin’s Role During The Upcoming Financial Crisis

Almost exactly seven years after the 2008 financial crisis, it appears as if the world’s current financial system is on the brink of outright …

Opinion: 5 reasons for the Fed to raise rates (and 5 reasons not to)

Everyone, and I mean everyone, has an opinion on what the Federal Reserve should do, will do and why when the policy-setting committee meets this …

Gold prices head higher after Fed stands pat on rates

Gold futures climbed in electronic trading Thursday, as the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged.<p>“Since gold moves with such a strong, …

The sustainability case for "industrial agriculture"

Sustainability