Leonard Brooks

109 Flips | 7 Magazines | 204 Likes | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @LeonardBrooks | Keep up with Leonard Brooks on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Leonard Brooks”

How to Learn Machine Learning, The Self-Starter Way

Why Learn Machine Learning?<p>Massive Global Demand<p>The demand for machine learning is booming all over the world. Entry salaries start from $100k – …

7 takeaways from the White House report on AI

The White House released a much-anticipated document entitled “Preparing for the Future of Artificial Intelligence.” Sent from the Office of the President and the National Science and Technology Council Committee on Technology (or NSTC), the report is 58 pages of research, documentation, and …

Google’s former happiness guru developed a three-second brain exercise for finding joy

Chade-Meng Tan, a former engineer, joined Google in 2000 as employee number 107. Though he played an instrumental role in building Google’s mobile search function, among other technological feats, he’s better known for the mindfulness classes he later led for employees. The role earned him the job …

Making you an expert in reporting, analytics & PPC

NEW FACEBOOK ADS METRICS · 10-MINUTE READ · By Misty Faucheux on April 2 2018.Over the past few years, Facebook Ads has become one of the major …

10 Success lessons from Tony Robbins – “Life Coach, Motivational Speaker” for entrepreneurs

Share41<p>Tweet<p>Share433<p>+15<p>Shares 479<p>There are few people on this planet as captivating as Tony Robbins. When he speaks, people listen. And you can’t …

VR industry hasn’t bothered to do safety research

Episode two of this season’s Black Mirror, ‘Playtest’, sparked the question by many including Tyler Wilde, Executive Editor at PC Gamer, to ask the question, “Is there a line where virtual reality becomes dangerous, and will we stop when we find it?”<p>I don’t want to be a party pooper, but it appears …

Five GIS Projects That Are Changing The Way We Understand Racism

Within the fields of history and journalism, the use of GIS (Geographic Information Systems) has greatly changed the way we visualize, understand, and analyze racial bias within the United States and the globe. Maps have always been a way that we were able to conceptualize the topography of our …

University of Iowa

T-Mobile Reschedules Q3 2016 Earnings Call on October 24, 2016 at New Time

The "Lost" Steve Jobs Speech from 1983; Foreshadowing Wireless Networking, the iPad, and the App Store - Life, Liberty, and Technology

Steve Jobs giving a speech at the 1983 IDCA – Courtesy Arthur Boden<p>In 1983, Steve Jobs gave a speech to a relatively small audience at a somewhat …

6 Easy Ways to Get Rid Of Toenail Fungus

From Vicks VapoRub to Listerine, these remedies are easy to find without a prescription—and really work<p>The public shower stalls at your gym may have left you with an unwanted gift: onychomycosis, otherwise known as nail fungus.<p>Although it starts innocuously enough, as a white or yellow spot …

Google Search

Amazon ramps up AWS Educate with free e-learning and job ads

Amazon’s ambitions to go deeper into the education market are crossing over into another interesting opportunity for the tech giant: online recruitment and job hunting.<p>Today, the e-commerce company’s AWS cloud services division announced that AWS Educate — originally launched last year as a …

The Akrasia Effect: Why We Don’t Follow Through on What We Set Out to Do and What to Do About It

By the summer of 1830, Victor Hugo was facing an impossible deadline. Twelve months earlier, the famous French author had made an agreement with his …

Procrastination

77 Motivational Quotes That Will Give You Courage

It takes courage to live your life the way you want, especially when you're changing the world.<p>Every entrepreneur needs courage. It takes courage to quit your day job. It takes courage to start a business. It takes courage to remain flexible. It takes courage to pivot. It's fair to say that without …

Learn the Basics of the C Programming Language With This Free PDF

C is one of many programming languages that are useful to learn as a beginner. MagPi, the official Raspberry Pi magazine, put together a book that …

Programming Languages

Disney Open Source

Universal Scene Description (USD)<p>Universal Scene Description (USD) is the first publicly available software that addresses the need to robustly and …

Command-line

15 Best Websites to Learn JavaScript

Here are the 15 Great Websites Helpful for Beginners to learn JavaScript. These websites offer the best tips, tutorials and other helpful resources. …

Open Data: First-Ever National Transit Map Database (U.S.) Released by Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Info From Nearly 200 Transit Agencies

The data discussed below was made available online earlier today by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).<p>From BTS:<p>The U.S. Department of …

5 Little-Known Sales Skills that Entrepreneurs Should Master

Aren’t you tired of the same old sales tips?<p>I can’t blame you. There’s so many different sales techniques that entrepreneurs can use to gain more business.<p>I’ve written tons of posts giving sales advice myself. But you want something more, don’t you? If you’re like other entrepreneurs, you’re …

OSS

urql<p>Universal React Query Library is a GraphQL client, exposed as a set of ReactJS components.<p>enzyme-matchers<p>Run common assertions on your React …

5 science-backed tips for getting rid of guilt

You did something bad. And now you feel terrible. But the feeling won't go away. It gnaws at you. Even worse, it makes you feel like you're a <i>bad</i> …

Morning Showers Can Boost Your Mental Health, Here's Why

Depression, anxiety, and other mental health problems are serious and widespread. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that over 350 million …

10 psychological insights into how people interact that could affect your success in life

And over the past few decades, they've begun to solve hundreds of mysteries: How will your interviewer react if you answer a question about drugs honestly? How do you get someone who thinks differently to see your point of view?<p>Below, we've listed 10 of those incredible insights. Read on to learn …

Scientists say men with one intriguing characteristic are more attractive to women

And yet new research suggests that <b>storytelling prowess is a desirable quality in a guy — possibly because it signals that they're high-status</b>. Men, on the other hand, don't seem to be fazed by women's ability to tell a good tale.<p>Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and …

The Eliza app makes mental health tracking as easy as talking to yourself

Makers of an app called Eliza want to make it as easy for people to track their psychological well-being as it is to track their physical fitness.<p>The Eliza app asks users to record a voice memo, say, venting about an issue they’re dealing with at work or simply reflecting on their day. The app …

Automate the boring stuff with python

Some while ago, I got myself enrolled in one of the best video lectures at Udemy. I have recently completed the lectures and would like to brief …

Free, must-have Google Chrome extensions | ZDNet

Get more done with free privacy and productivity extensions for Google Chrome<p>Google Chrome is more than just a web browser. It's a platform for …

Three Lessons from Teaching Visual Analytics to MBA students

After a brief introduction and overview demo, we kicked off the hands-on portion where students would create a custom data visualization application …

The Goals Tracking Guide for Analytics [Infographic]

If I could highlight THE one single thing, identifying wannabes from real online marketing & PPC professionals it would be <b>tracking the right</b> …

11 Excel tips for power users

Want to get more out of Excel? At Microsoft's inaugural Data Insights Summit last month, several experts offered a slew of suggestions for getting …

Google now lets you save pages to Keep on desktop and Android

Turns out Inbox isn’t the only app Google had updates for today. The company announced a few new features for Keep – its note-taking app – that should help make a bit more sense of your reminders and tasks.<p>First up, a new Chrome extension allows you to add a link to save directly in Keep, along …