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McKinsey finds it’s all talk and little action with data analytics in most companies

The volume and diversity of data have grown exponentially over the last few years. Computational power and storage have increased. Algorithms have …

Parents Trying to Limit Kids' Screen Time Should Start With Their Own

The majority of parents spend more than nine hours a day looking at a screen (and that's not counting work hours!)—are you one of them?<p>Quick—how many hours a day do you think you spend staring a screen. Two? Maybe three? Five?<p>Try somewhere around NINE. That's right—according to a new survey from …

These Motivational Tips Will Take Your Life To Next Level

It is human nature to aim higher, to always want to be better, to strive for success and most importantly to own the joy and happiness that comes …

Meet the World’s First Completely Soft Robot - MIT Technology Review

The “octobot” is a squishy little robot that fits in the palm of your hand and looks like something in a goody bag from a child’s birthday party. But …

A beginner’s guide to total Android customization

Defaults are for suckers—here's how to make your phone your own.<p>We often, and quite rightly, complain about the way device makers customize the …

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 …

Machine Learning

The Five Biggest Mistakes Parents Make When Teaching Kids About Money

Teaching

The Men Who Mentor Women

While women make up 51.5% of all managers, much fewer women rise to the C-suite. A survey of 25,000 Harvard Business School graduates found that although male and female graduates had similar levels of ambition, men were significantly more likely to have positions in senior management, direct …

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The most important stories in advertising, December 8

Google CEO Sundar Pichai. AP<p>Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today.<p><b>2. Facebook's growth boom shows no sign of slowing.</b> That's according to a top analyst who spoke at our Ignition conference.<p><b>3. In the wake of criticism over fake-news on its platform,</b> …

'Baywatch' Trailer: Dwayne Johnson And Zac Efron Put Star Power Over Brand Value

And the trailer hits keep on coming! Paramount/Viacom Inc. just recently moved <i>Baywatch</i> from May 19, 2017 to Memorial Day weekend, where it will now face off against Walt Disney’s <i>Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales</i>. And now we have the first theatrical trailer for the movie. As you …

20 JavaScript tools to blow your mind

JavaScript started its life as a browser-based language used for adding interactivity to web pages, but it has evolved tremendously over the past few …

7 Differences Between A Healthy Relationship And A Toxic One

Your partner should complement your life, not complete it.<p>You feel like a better version of yourself when you’re in a healthy, mature relationship. That doesn’t mean your partner <i>completes</i> you, but they do complement your life in just the right way.<p>What are some other signs that you’re in the right …

Affinity Photo image editing app is now out for Windows

If you're looking for a much affordable alternative to Photoshop for Windows, you may want to check out this indie-made image editor. Affinity Photo, the same program that won Mac App of the Year in 2015, is now officially available for Microsoft's OS. Its developers released a beta version for the …

Software

17 Badass Women You Probably Didn’t Hear About In 2016

Badass women alert.<p>The unidentified girl took part in a protest to mark the anniversary of Chile’s 1973 military coup.<p>According to <i>La Tercera,</i> the photo was taken after police began randomly arresting people from a group marching through the city. The photographer, Carlos Vera Mancilla, said the …

The Best Foods to Beat Depression

It probably won’t surprise you to hear that I’m not a fan of psychiatry. Psychiatric drugs are some of the most over-prescribed, useless, and even …

Loneliness, affordability and green space: the challenge of building liveable cities

With over half the world’s population now living in cities, and two billion more people due to join them by 2035, urban “liveability” has become a pressing concern.<p>What can be done to make city living safer, healthier and less alienating? How can design tackle rising urban inequality and promote …

Urbanism

This Great Course on Beating Procrastination Used to Be Paid, Now It’s Free

Productivity trainer Kosio Angelov built a paid course at Udemy on how to beat procrastination, and over a thousand people took it. Now Angelov has …

How to Find Your Own G-Spot

Let's go exploring!<p>The elusive G-spot is one of the most hotly debated topics when it comes to women's sexual health. It's basically science vs. women's anecdotal evidence: some studies have concluded it simply doesn't exist, which baffles women who hear the results of this kind of research and …

Sexual Health

Would you tell Apple when you've had sex?

<b>Would you go around telling people when you've had sex?</b><p>When Apple released its iOS9 mobile operating system it included a new feature - the ability for women to log their sexual activity alongside details of their menstrual cycles.<p>An earlier version of its HealthKit software - which tracks …

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How This Entrepreneur Changed His Life Before 8 A.M. | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Being a morning person is a skill.<p>Sometimes, though, it's a skill that can annoy others -- specifically those who aren't morning people.<p>It's all very well to get up and shine brightly. It can …

A look inside the insanely successful life of Silicon Valley investor Marc Andreessen

Today, a16z has $4.2 billion under management. Andreessen was an early investor in tech companies like Facebook and Twitter and has overseen its investments in hot billion-dollar startups like Airbnb.<p>Andreessen's net worth was an estimated $600 million in 2012 and has likely increased since — not …

This Silicon Valley entrepreneur’s $88 million estate is the pinnacle of work-life balance

Tech entrepreneur Kumar Malavalli just put his Silicon Valley estate on the market for $88 million, making it one of the most expensive properties ever to be publicly listed in the area, the Wall Street Journal reported (paywall).<p>But what’s truly stunning about this Los Altos Hills, California, …

Real Estate

Why You Have Love Handles and How to Get Rid of Them

When you want to be physically fit, slim, and healthy, love handles can be the most troublesome problem. You want to know where they came from, and …

Artist Spends an Entire Day Creating One-of-a-Kind Watercolor Tattoos for Each Client

Czech Republic-based artist Ondrej Konupcik, aka Ondrash, has a tattoo style that's different from the usual thick, black outlines–his colorful pieces mimic the carefree fluidity of watercolor paintings. The stunning works depict animals, nature scenes, and non-representational designs that look as …

LinkedIn and Evernote investor explains how 'ignoring everybody' made him launch a new startup

How do you go from 0 to 1? What happens before the startup even comes into the picture?<p>I have invested as an angel in about 50 startups. It's been quite successful. I could just keep doing this. Oh and some paragliding and kite-surfing when I don't meet great entrepreneurs. I could also become a …

Here's where Google's venture arm sees the startup market going in 2016

As 2015 draws to a close, that industry now is nearly one third of Google Ventures investments and is only going to grow larger, says the president and CEO of Google's venture arm, Bill Maris.<p>"The technology is moving quickly for the benefit of a lot of patients, which is the most exciting part of …

Science Explains How to Know If Someone Is Flirting With You

Humans are notoriously bad at detecting whether a potential romantic partner is dropping subtle hints of interest. Men overestimate the odds that …