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Can you solve the chess problem which holds key to human consciousness?

It might look like a simple chess problem, but this puzzle could finally help scientists uncover what makes the human mind so unique, and why it may never be matched by a computer.<p>75 years after Bletchley Park sought codebreakers in the Second World War by placing a crossword in The Telegraph, …

Singularity

Top 20 Most Popular Programming Languages in 2017

The software engineering craft has been steadily growing in popularity for the past couple of decades. The innovations in technological startups and …

11 Websites To Learn To Code For Free In 2017

You know that it’s totally possible to learn to code for free…but what are the best resources to achieve that? Whether you already have some knowledge under your belt or have never typed a line of code before, start by exploring your options on these 11 fantastic websites.<p><b>1. Codecademy</b><p>Codecademy is …

Online Education

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status | Inc.com

<i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann, writer who abandoned a career in law, on Quora:</b><p>For anyone who wants to attain the vaunted …

Literature

These are the best books Bill Gates read in 2016

The world’s richest man is studying up on tennis and electrical grids this year.<p>Bill Gates, philanthropist and cofounder of Microsoft, has kept up his reading and book reviewing. Today he released an annotated list of his favorite books from 2016. They include David Foster Wallace’s essays on …

A former SpaceX executive quit his job to solve America's polarization problem following the election

Trump supporters see the world differently. The hate crimes are fabricated. The offensive graffiti was left by Trump haters using symbols of their perceived oppressors. They believe Trump's campaign promises shouldn't be taken "literally" (and indeed, he has started walking many of them back). They …

For a limited time, the coding bundle to rule them all is almost half off

New web tech springs up on a regular basis. But whether you’re using old warhorses like HTML, CSS and Javascript or new kids on the block like Ruby on Rails or GIT, the trick is figuring out how they all work together.<p>With the Complete 2016 Learn to Code Bonus Bundle from TNW Deals, you’ll not only …

It takes a certain type of person to work at a startup

Steve Jobs’ 2005 Stanford University commencement speech has become one of Silicon Valley’s best recruiting tools. It was then that he shared his story about taking calligraphy at Reed College, which later informed the typography of the Mac; and how getting fired from Apple, the company he founded, …

Microsoft Looks a Lot Like Apple in 1997 — Which Should Scare Apple

In the mythos of Steve Jobs, there’re a couple of big moments. One of them is his taking the stage at the World Wide Developer’s Conference in 1997, …

Why You Must Defy Steve Jobs To Raise Startup Capital | Inc.com

As a startup investor, I have seen many business plans. But almost all of these plans come across to me as semi-jokes because they are missing a crucial element -- in-depth customer research.<p>If you are a Steve Jobs fan, you know that he thought such research was bunk. He believed that customers did …

Steve Jobs would probably be rather upset with what Apple has become today

This past week, Apple spent 82 minutes unveiling a new app, a computer screen made by another company, and three laptops with the same name. They weren’t exactly the major overhauls that many were hoping for, and the event comes not too long after the company released a new iPhone that looked much …

Coding Interview University

I originally created this as a short to-do list of study topics for becoming a software engineer, but it grew to the large list you see today. After …

Entrepreneurs who earn $45,000 a month share their best tip to find a killer business idea

Today, they're the owners of Flipped Lifestyle, which earns $45,000 to $100,000 a month teaching others to start their own online businesses.<p>How did they make the leap?<p>Jeff Rose of Good Financial Cents interviewed the couple, who discussed everything from what it's like to go from making ends meet …

18 Movies Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

Co-founder and Partner of SWARM, Digital Agency<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Yes, Hollywood may dramatize the plight of the entrepreneur. But sometimes the best way to capture reality is through fiction. Wherever you are in your business venture, you can glean some …

How to Get a Perfect Credit Score

What is a perfect credit score? Using the popular FICO scoring method, the magic number is 850, which is difficult, but not impossible to achieve. By learning how the FICO formula works, we can get some insight on how to get an 850 credit score, or close to it.<p>Unfortunately, the specific formula by …