Lisa Davis

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Why You Should Never Go on the Internet Without a VPN, and How You Can Get One

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Privacy

After Giving 1,000 Interviews, I Found the 4 Questions That Actually Matter

Hiring for culture fit can seem like a mystery, but these 4 interview questions will help you get it right every time.<p>If there's one thing that keeps every founder up at night, it's hiring. Hiring the best talent is a massive and never-ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's …

Employment

Why Stackshare is quietly becoming a secret weapon for developers and Silicon Valley CTOs

On Stackshare, Airbnb lists over 50 services in its “stack,” Slack lists 24, and Spotify lists more than 31; these stacks are collections of different pieces of software that each company is using to run their operations, and range from infrastructure tools to communications tools to container …

Startups

Skills certification coming for Node.js developers

The IT industry has long used professional certifications to verify proficiency in technologies from companies like Microsoft and Novell. Now, …

Want to Be a Better Communicator? Try This Surprising Approach

Don't be selfish. Don't be stingy. Give everything you've got.<p>I've been a professional communicator for a lot of years, and here's the most important thing I've learned: Inspirational, persuasive communicators have one attribute that makes them much more effective than those who just disseminate …

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11 Classic Comfort Foods With A Twist

What beats your favorite comfort food on a cold day? How about a new and improved version of it? From Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto to BBQ Turkey Meatloaf, these cozy, creative recipes will keep you warm all winter long.<p><b>1. Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto</b><p>…

Physicists Have Found a Metal That Conducts Electricity But Not Heat

Defying one of the most fundamental laws of conductors.<p>Researchers have identified a metal that conducts electricity without conducting heat - an …

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

Quantum Physics

10 Dog Apps That Are Barking Genius

Dog peeps: We see you. From throwing adorable office paw-ties in the middle of the work day to spoiling your pooch with chic indie store finds, a true dog lady finds every opportunity to shower their slobbery best friend with love. Whether you’re looking for a doggie daycare, some free vet advice …

JavaScript Top 10 Articles of the Year. (v.2017)

For the past year, we’ve ranked nearly 15,500 JavaScript articles to pick the Top 10 stories (0.065% chance) that can help you prepare your …

10 Useful Sudoers Configurations for Setting ‘sudo’ in Linux

In Linux and other Unix-like operating systems, only the root user can run all commands and perform certain critical operations on the system such as …

Become an Ethical Hacker Bonus Bundle | Popular Mechanics Shop

<b>Ethical Hacking from Beginner to Advanced Techniques</b><p>Get Paid to Hack Computer Networks When You Become a Certified Ethical Hacker<p>You hear about it all the time: companies getting hacked, having their websites shut down or their customers' data compromised. When that happens, it's time to call in …

10 Interesting Linux Command Line Tricks and Tips Worth Knowing

I passionately enjoy working with commands as they offer more control over a Linux system than GUIs (Graphical User Interfaces) applications, …

33 startups to watch in 2017, according to VC investors

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>So we reached out to a handful of top VCs and asked them which young or growth-stage startups will boom in 2017.<p>We asked them to particularly focus on …

10 Reasons Nice Bosses Finish First

Many bosses assume that a leader needs to be aloof and tough on employees in order to be effective. They fear that looking "soft" will erode their employee's motivation and respect for them. To prove their case, they cite examples of brilliant leaders who modeled a tough leadership style and low …

Protect your privacy during Trump’s reign: A hacker’s guide to being cyber-safe

<b>FILE - In this June 5, 2015, file photo, the Homeland Security Department headquarters in northwest Washington. A Homeland Security Department official says hackers have targeted the voter registration systems of more than 20 states in recent months. FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers this</b> …

Privacy

9 Tools to Monitor Linux Disk Partitions and Usage in Linux

In this article, we will review a number of Linux command line utilities that you can use to check disk partitions in Linux. Monitoring storage …

Linux 4.x Tracing Tools: Using BPF Superpowers

Talk for USENIX LISA 2016 by Brendan Gregg.<p>"Linux 4.x Tracing Tools: Using BPF Superpowers<p>The Linux 4.x series heralds a new era of Linux performance analysis, with the long-awaited integration of a programmable tracer: Enhanced BPF (eBPF). Formally the Berkeley Packet Filter, BPF has been enhanced …

6 Resources to Learn Algorithms and Data Structures

Fundamentals are very important, they are the building blocks of anything. No matter what you want to learn, you cannot just simply jump half way in …

Dolly Parton’s Famous Cinnamon Bread Recipe Is Calling Your Name

Break <i>Us</i> off a piece of that! Everyone associates <b>Dolly Parton</b> with her epic roster of songs, including “Jolene” and “I Will Always Love You,” but for …

Christmas-Spiced Chocolate Cake

Introduction<p>There are few more popular ways to end a dinner party than with a fallen chocolate cake – the cakes are so called because they are …

Dessert

These Adorable Snowmen Cupcakes Will Make You Melt

Christmas is less than one month away, and these melting ice cream snowmen cupcakes are the perfect holly-day treat! If you don’t mind making a little bit of a mess in the kitchen, these are snow fun to decorate, and to top it off — your friends and family will be screaming for more. These cupcakes …

Check out the Features of a $95,000 Luxury Tiny House

New Frontier Tiny Homes' Alpha model pulls out all the stops<p>There are two main aims with the tiny house movement. The first is to reduce your …

38 enterprise startups that will boom in 2017, according to VC investors

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>So we reached out to a handful of top VCs and asked them which young or growth-stage startups will boom in 2017.<p>We asked them to particularly focus on enterprise …

Earn 9 industry-recognized Project Management certifications with this course bundle

Any company worth its salt recognizes that it’s important to get the right person leading its major projects, and you can rise to the occasion with the Ultimate Project Certification Bundle. This training packs enough material on landing nine stellar project management certificates, and clocks in …

Ciphers And Secret Passwords - From Spara To 2016

Ciphers and Passwords have a lengthy history which long predates modern computing. Long before they were used by teenagers to protect their Snapchat …

3 Best Command Line Tool for Network Bandwidth Monitoring

<b>A quick look at three best tools for network bandwidth monitoring in Ubuntu, Linux.</b><p>These tools need the network interface name as argument in the …

Linux

Pumpkins, Carrots, Sweet Potatoes, Oh My! 10 Recipes For Fall's Brightest Vegetables

Full of beta-carotene, antioxidants, and nutrients, orange vegetables are as good for you as they are good-tasting. From spicy pumpkin leek soup to curried roasted carrots, these recipes will have you loving orange all autumn long.<p><b>1. Spicy Pumpkin Leek Soup</b><p>In this velvety soup, pumpkin is simmered …

nodejs-dashboard

Telemetry dashboard for node.js apps from the terminal!<p>Determine in realtime what's happening inside your node process from the terminal. No need to …

JavaScript

Learning the shell - Lesson 9: Permissions

Permissions<p>The Unix-like operating systems, such as Linux differ from other computing systems in that they are not only <i>multitasking</i> but also …