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16 mental models for founders and leaders

Think of mental models as the operating systems (OS) that run in the background of your brain. They’re always running—and you’ve put them together, either consciously or subconsciously, from your experiences and information.<p>Mental models give you a perspective or a frame of mind with which to view …

Vitalik Buterin

House Price Prediction using a Random Forest Classifier

In this blog post, I will use machine learning and Python for predicting house prices. The competition can be found on Kaggle and my final notebook …

AWS announces a serverless database service

Amazon’s AWS cloud computing division today announced a new database service that will make it easier and cheaper to quickly launch relational databases that don’t need to process data continuously. Aurora Serverless, which, unsurprisingly, was built on top of AWS’s existing Aurora database system, …

Introduction To Neural Networks

<i>This tutorial was originally posted here on Ben's blog, GormAnalysis.</i><p>Artificial Neural Networks are all the rage. One has to wonder if the catchy …

Deep Learning

Yann LeCun Discusses the Power, Limits of Deep Learning

LeCun was both enthusiastic on the progress the field has made in recent years and realistic about what such systems can and cannot do.<p>PCMag reviews …

Machine Learning

WordPress 4.9: This one's for you, developers!

'New editing experience' called Gutenberg coming too, but it might hate your pluginsWordPress 4.9 has debuted, and this time the world's most popular …

Web Design

How to get started with TypeScript

TypeScript is one of a group of languages that use the JavaScript runtime as execution environment: .ts files containing TypeScript code are compiled …

JavaScript

Nintendo digs up original The Legend of Zelda design docs

Heads up game designers, because Christmas has come early thanks to the folks over at Nintendo.<p>The Japanese game maker has given us a festive treat …

Game Design

Trump team sparks fears of 'witch hunt' as it seeks names of Energy Department climate experts

Donald Trump’s transition team has circulated a 74-part questionnaire at the Department for Energy that requests the names of employees who have …

15 books successful people read to their kids

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, reading aloud to your children and talking about pictures and words in age-appropriate books can strengthen language skills, literacy development, and parent-child relationships.<p>What's more, a study conducted this year by a number of pediatricians …

Books

These Playful Infographics Teach Toddlers About the World

Why should visually playful, comprehensive infographics be just for adults? The Brooklyn-based infographic wizards at Pop Chart Lab have set their …

Top 8 Board Games for Children with Gaming Parents

There are a lot of really awesome board games out there and after having a child I quickly realized that my love of gaming would be passed down to my …

Board Games

50 external machine learning / data science resources and articles

Starred articles are candidates for the picture of the week. A comprehensive list of all past resources is found here. We are in the process of …

Data Science