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How to get rich quick in Silicon Valley

Corey Pein took his half-baked startup idea to America’s hottest billionaire factory – and found a wasteland of techie hustlers and con men<p><b>T</b>he most desirable career of the 21st century, with numerous advantages over other fast-growing occupations such as hospice carer and rickshaw driver, is being …

Silicon Valley

Is This Penn Law Professor A Truth-Teller Or A Bigot?

The latest battle in the “free speech wars” on college campuses took place at the University of Pennsylvania this month, where a professor known for …

Black Students

The economist Joseph Stiglitz explains why he thinks the late Milton Friedman's ideas have contributed to rising inequality in the US

At the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland in January, Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget made the case why it's time for a "better capitalism."<p>The current state of inequality in the United States, he explained, is largely linked to a reaction to 1970s stagnation that has …

Economics

I'm a Millennial Millionaire. Here's How I Got So Rich

By any definition, becoming a millionaire by your 30s isn’t easy, unless you happen to come from a lot of money. Tips abound on how you can …

Alexander Hamilton's Advice to His Son Is Even More Relevant 200 Years Later | Inc.com

If you thought helicopter parents were a modern phenomenon, you clearly haven't seen Alexander Hamilton's letters to his son while he was studying law. The founding father is best known these days for being the inspiration for a hit musical, but back in 1800 he was less hip-hop muse and more …

Alexander Hamilton

2018 | The Next Web

Treat yourself<p>Sit back and let the hottest tech news come to you by the magic of electronic mail.<p>Prefer to get the news as it happens? Follow us on social media.<p><b>1.76M</b> followers<p><b>1M</b> likes

Best of Jim Cramer: It Has Never Been This Good

It's about the balance sheet. It's always about the balance sheet. When we look at the collapse of the Nasdaq in 2000, we can trace the difficulties …

This Brilliant Strategy Used by Warren Buffett Will Help You Prioritize Your Time | Inc.com

With more than $70 billion to his name and majority ownership of 70+ companies through his holding company Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett has proved he knows a thing or two about prioritizing important work.<p>But this level of focus doesn't come naturally. For most of us, we fall into choice …

Time Management

A philosophy expert explains how journaling can help you solve the problems in your life

We sometimes continue in our well-worn grooves even though they haven't served us for a long time. But then, we wake up and realize that we don't feel good about our lives. We might even realize that we've been unhappy for a long time.<p>When that happens, pay attention. Stop, reflect, process. …

Time I

Why Has Inflation Been So Subdued?

<i>By Bluford Putnam</i><p>With unemployment low and inflation expectations creeping higher, the U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed) may hike rates two or three times …

10 Audio Processing Tasks to get you started with Deep Learning Applications (with Case Studies)

Introduction<p>Imagine a world where machines understand what you want and how you are feeling when you call at a customer care – if you are unhappy …

The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

This was a basic run-down of some basic statistical techniques that can help a data science program manager and or executive have a better …

Data Science

Blast Your Entire Core With These Plyometric Exercises | Men’s Health

This type of training will carry over well to athletics and compound exercises where you have to maintain a braced core while you become fatigued.<p><b>Directions</b>: Perform the exercises below in the order listed.<p>1. <b>Candlestick Row</b><br>Get your heart rate up while firing up your core muscles with candlestick …

This is exactly how much you need to save each month to send two kids to college and retire on time

But barely anyone is doing it.<p>$632 every month.<p>That’s how much the average person in American needs to save to be able to send two kids to college …

Personal Finance

28 Amazing Open Source JavaScript Projects for the Past Year (v.2018)

<b>For the past year</b>, we’ve compared nearly 6,900 JavaScript open source projects to pick Top 28 (0.4% chance).<p>This is an extremely competitive list and …

JavaScript

Experiments Show The Effects of a Fourth Spatial Dimension

Wow.<p>We're used to dealing with three physical dimensions and one extra dimension of time as we move through the Universe, but two teams of scientists …

Quantum Mechanics

The Internet Of Things (IOT) Will Be Massive In 2018: Here Are The 4 Predictions From IBM

With the number of connected devices set to top 11 billion – and that’s not including computers and phones – in 2018, Internet of Things will clearly continue to be a hot topic.<p>I had the chance to speak to Bret Greenstein, VP of IBM’s Watson IoT Consumer Business, who highlighted four key trends. …

Internet of Things

I'm a startup CEO — here are 8 lessons critical to success I've already started teaching my kids

How comfortable are you with the unknown? Scientists say that successful entrepreneurs have a strong tolerance for ambiguity. But most company founders also know that the opposite of success is failure. The stakes are high and losing hurts. And that is a good thing. If it did not hurt — we would …

Self-improvement

The Squat Variation You Need to Do If You Want Strong Legs and Glutes

Building a great rear is no walk in the park, and just doing cardio will not get you a strong, plump butt. What does it take, you ask? We talked with Sarah Chadwell, CPT, a bikini competitor, who agrees that iron, sweat, tears, and glute-specific exercises are what it takes to transform a butt. …

Workouts

Physicists Test a Strange Nuclear Sphere That Could Revolutionise Fusion Energy

Like nothing we've seen.<p>It's well established that nuclear fusion - the reaction that powers our Sun - could be the key to unlocking clean, limitless …

Getting data from the web: scraping

Web scraping<p>What if data is present on a website, but isn’t provided in an API at all? It is possible to grab that information too. How easy that is …

University of Chicago

You remember more of what you read out loud

It’s up to me to make this memorable. However, if I fail, you’ll want to remember this trick anyway, so start reading aloud.<p>Saying words while reading feels slightly awkward and isn’t conducive to all environments, of course, yet it’s an effective method of remembering information, according to an …

The Brain

The secret to being a top developer is building things! Here’s a list of fun apps to build!

You can only become a great developer by putting the effort in. Imagine for a moment — You can’t become fit physically by reading a lot about …

Learn the CSS Grid by Example (The New CSS Grid Tutorial)

When I designed my very first layout in the mid 90's, you used HTML tables to structure layouts with the aid of image slicing tools like …

Web Development

Mathematicians Measure Infinities and Find They’re Equal

Two mathematicians have proved that two different infinities are equal in size, settling a long-standing question. Their proof rests on a surprising …

A memory champion and 'IKEA's human catalog' shares 4 tips for acing an exam or presentation

The memory champion, who is also a world record holder for memorizing the largest number of names and faces, was dubbed IKEA's human catalog recently.<p>Yaanja, who lives in Sweden, was given just a week to memorize all 328 pages and 4,818 items of the 2018 catalog.<p>She was able to prove herself time …

Study Skills

Top 10 JavaScript interview questions of all Time

<b>1. Difference between window.onload and onDocumentReady?</b><p>The onload event does not fire until every last piece of the page is loaded, this includes …

JavaScript

'Salvation's' EmDrive: The Engine That Might Break Physical Laws

Last night (July 19) in the fictional television show "Salvation" on CBS, where an asteroid is on its way to slam into the Earth in six months, …

Physics

China has pulled off a 'profound' feat of teleportation that may help it 'dominate the way the world works'

In early July, scientists in China revealed they had used a "spooky" property of the universe to pull off teleportation between the ground and space for the first time.<p>No people or things were teleported, only properties of photons — or particles of light — using a physics theory called quantum …

Quantum Mechanics

Designing and Creating Objects in JavaScript

01<p>of 07<p>Introduction<p>Before you read this step-by-step guide you might want to cast your eye over the introduction to object-oriented programming. The …

Object-Oriented Programming