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Microsoft is buying GitHub for $7.5 billion — here's why it's a smart move for Microsoft in the cloud wars with Amazon

On Monday, Microsoft announced that it was buying GitHub, the startup at the center of open-source software development, for $7.5 billion.<p>In the wake of the deal, one thing is very clear: It makes perfect sense for Microsoft to buy the startup. If the stars align, and GitHub is integrated …

Understanding Blockchain: A Beginners Guide to Ethereum Smart Contract Programming

One of the hottest technologies of late is <i>blockchain</i>. A blockchain is a digital transaction of records that’s arranged in chunks of data called …

Blockchain

Understanding blockchain’s potential

Blockchain has signified the dawn of a new era in the way we store and exchange value. In fact, many consider it to be one of the biggest technology breakthroughs since the advent of the Internet in the early 90s. Blockchain provides a way to transact in a secure, immutable, transparent, and …

Blockchain

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, NEO, EOS: Price Analysis, April 25

Technical analysis on top 9 cryptocurrencies.<i>The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the</i> …

5 Cryptocurrencies With More Promise Than Bitcoin

Bitcoin may be the largest virtual currency by market cap, but these virtual currencies may one day surpass it.<p>Even when taking into account the …

The Small Business Guide to Google Analytics [Infographic]

Despite its widespread use, Google Analytics can trigger anxiety in many marketers. Once you log in, it's not hard to feel overwhelmed by—or unsure …

Earning Crypto without a Powerful Mining Rig — Stake your Crypto today!

<b>Staking Series (5 part series — PART 1)</b><p>If you are new to cryptocurrency, you surely have heard about BTC and Ethereum.<p>And, why not? They are the best …

Cryptocurrency

These are the best apps for tracking your crypto portfolio

Rule of thumb for the majority of people looking to invest their earnings is to put money in quality, high-dividend stocks and other low-risk assets …

Apps

The real cost of mining Ethereum

Just how profitable is it to mine Ethereum? To properly answer this question, let’s start at the beginning: Let’s construct a hypothetical mining rig, plug in some reasonable numbers, and come up with a pragmatic analysis of how much you can earn through Ethereum mining.<p>Let’s also hold the price of …

4 Books Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Read (and Why)

Bestsellers can gives you a warm feeling, but won't run your business for you.<p>Almost every day, I see a headline from a digital publication telling me what books I should read if I want to be "successful."<p>Too many of these lists tout themselves, and are likewise treated, as some sort of newfound …

Self-improvement

13 Words You Should Never Use When Replying to a Customer

It takes a lot for a customer to be willing to interact with a company. People brush by thousands of brands—from restaurants to online tools—on a …

A New Study Reveals the 20 Factors That Predict Startup Failure: Do Any Apply to You?

Seventeen percent of startups studied cited the lack of a business model; 17 percent admitted their product wasn't good enough.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You already know that the majority of startups eventually fail. The pervading myth is that between 80 …

Startups

Unknown Heroes: Little Coins That Generate Big Profit

Following a long-term bearish trend on altcoins this autumn, the cryptocurrency market was surging at the end of the last year. Altcoins as Ripple …

32 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else

To be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined.<p>Anyone who has achieved great things in business and life knows that to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've asked hundreds of executives and entrepreneurs about the things they do every day that help them succeed, …

Customer Service

These 11 Books Are More Than 50 Years Old, But Will Breathe New Life Into Your Business

Outclass your competition with ideas no one else is looking at.<p>Nearly every business book list I came across in 2017 had Tim Ferriss' <i>Tribe of Mentors</i> and Tony Robbins' <i>Unshakeable</i>. Later this month, Gary Vee's new book, Crushing It, is sure to make most business book lists this year. Every …

Motivation

35 Amazing Real World Examples Of How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.<p>Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, …

Blockchain

Building a FAQ Chatbot in Python – The Future of Information Searching

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Chatbots

Japan's DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies - Bitcoin News

News<p><b>Japanese e-commerce and entertainment giant DMM Group has launched its crypto exchange, supporting 7 cryptocurrencies and 14 trading pairs. The</b> …

15 books world-famous CEOs think everyone should read in their lifetime

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's a reason the most successful people in our society are often the most voracious — or dogged — readers.<p>Think about how many new ideas …

Forget Cryptocurrencies, Invest In Platforms

If the story of 2017 for the financial world turned in large part on the mainstream recognition of Bitcoin, then the story for 2018 in the …

8 indispensable (and free) Google tools

Google is so much more than just the world’s premier search engine.<p>Google has a bevy of helpful products—many of which are completely free. If you …

20 Cryptocurrencies That Ran Circles Around Bitcoin in 2017

Sixteen digital coins gained more than 11,700%, with one surpassing the 1,000,000% mark.<p>Perhaps the greatest year in the history of any single asset …

Bitcoin Market Cap Passed $300 Billion, Yet They Still Don't See It Coming

I mostly stayed out of the Bitcoin (COIN) & cryptocurrency debates until last month, when I wanted to point out the fact that this thing is now …

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Litecoin, Dash, Monero: Price Analysis, Dec.28

<i>The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of authors/contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every</i> …

Cryptocurrency

9 Soups To Make If You're Trying To Lose Weight

They're nutritionist-approved.<p>When it comes to weight loss, soup is your one-pot secret weapon—especially if you’ve just about had it with the whole salad scene.<p>After all, research published in the <i>British Journal of Nutrition</i> shows that, on average, people who get their soup on have lower body …

How to Build Your Startup Without Hiring a Single Employee

Expectations have never been higher--not just from investors but from talented people, too. Here's how to create your way into business.<p>Ten years ago, I raised money with a PowerPoint presentation. Today, the expectations of investors are much higher. Investors want to see working products with …

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