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This Is How Millionaires View Money — and Why It’s Successful

Doesn’t it seem like the rich keep getting richer while the middle class is stuck in the same old spot?<p>Economic inequality is a hot topic right now, …

Self-improvement

Exploratory Data Analysis with R

Bio<p>Matthew Renze is a data science consultant with over 16 years of professional experience building large-scale data-driven desktop, server, and …

Doing Data Science at Twitter

A reflection of my two year Journey so far. Sample size N = 1<p>Motivation<p>On June 17, 2015, I celebrated my two year #Twitterversary @Twitter. Looking …

Data Science

What does a VP of Engineering do, again?

“You mean he’s like an engineer-whisperer?”<p>Sorta.<p>Who is asking?<p>This question shows up over and over. And from all sides:<p><b>the CEO who thinks her</b> …

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Research shows that these 7 hobbies will make you smarter

Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> our potential and enjoy ourselves in the process.<p>We now know that by learning new skills the brain creates new neural pathways that make it work faster and better.<p>Here is a list of seven hobbies that make you smarter and why.<p>Playing music …

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One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors shares 8 books that changed his life

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" like Twitter and Uber that went on to become huge companies. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angel investors to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour …

Big Data Management Courses at Universities: Data Science and Analytics

Traditional university level tracks to careers in Data Management have pertained to Computer Science, Information Management, and Computer …

Data Science

43 free career-advancing courses you can take (and actually finish) this summer

Yes, summer is the perfect time to relax and recharge. But, it's also the perfect time to pick up a few new skills. Put that relaxed brain (and work …

Peter Thiel

Jeffrey Dean

I joined Google in mid-1999, and I'm currently a Google Senior Fellow in the Research Group, where I lead the Google Brain project. My areas of …

10 Great Websites For Learning Programming

Whether you're preparing for a new career or experimenting with magic powers, it's worth knowing how to program.<p>1 of 11<p>Looks like you've hit your …

10 Secrets For Success And Inner Peace

Billionaire tech investor Chris Sacca thinks everyone in Silicon Valley should read these 2 books

The current generation of entrepreneurs, investors, and programmers have a tendency to live in a bubble removed from the rest of the world, he tells "The 4-Hour Workweek" author Tim Ferriss in the latest episode of Ferriss' podcast.<p>They may be more highly educated than those who came before them, …

Combining Content Writing And Design For Ultimate Usability

Let’s be real: Very few people outside the realm of design visit a site to admire the creativity found there. Even fewer people are interested in the …

Everything you need to design iOS 8 apps

Apps

10 Things Successful People Do To Maximize Their Time

Is your house full of clutter?<p>Are you looking for some help to finally get things under control?<p>Decluttering is the act of removing clutter, or all …

Minimalism

Google's genius futurist has one theory that he says will rule the future — and it's a little terrifying

But, to paraphrase fellow futurist Peter Diamandis, Kurzweil's brilliance isn't in the predictions themselves.<p>It's in what the predictions represent — Kurzweil's core thesis, a little thing called <b>"the Law of Accelerating Returns."</b><p>It states that "fundamental measures of information technology follow …

First-Ever Watson Hackathon Yields Cognitive Computing Opportunities

The first-ever Watson Hackathon unearthed future possibilities for cognitive computing and personality matching apps<p>IBM Watson recently hosted the …

Hackathons

This is what a female engineer looks like

Last summer, we were lamenting the lack of women engineers in the media. There are tons of articles and data about how women are a minority in the software industry, which is a sad reality. Meanwhile, the few articles that specifically showcase women in tech create an unattainable archetype of a …

Computer Science

Are You Smarter Than A 15-Year-Old?

"How well do today's schools prepare for tomorrow's world?"<p>That's the question in a new report from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development. This group administers the Program for International Student Assessment to 15-year-olds in 75 countries. The goal is to find out whether …

Mathematics

Inside The Mind That Built Google Brain: On Life, Creativity, And Failure

<i>(Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty)</i><p>Here's a list of universities with arguably the greatest computer science programs: Carnegie Mellon, MIT, UC Berkeley, and Stanford. These are the same places, respectively, where Andrew Ng received his bachelor's degree, his master's, his Ph.D., and has taught for 12 …

Google's HR boss shares 10 secrets to running a company everyone wants to work for

With his team, Bock developed management strategies to make Google one of the most desirable places to work for top tech talent, he writes in his book, "Work Rules!"<p>This approach has helped Google become one of the happiest companies in America.<p>Here are Bock's top 10 management tips, which he's …

How To Actually Be More Productive, By The Guy Who Designed Facebook's Productivity Tool

<i>On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a user asked: "What are some little-known productivity tips from various professions?" The most popular answer came from Justin Rosenstein (@rosenstein), who designed Facebook's internal productivity tool and co-created the productivity software Asana.</i> …

New Java Champion: Mohamed Taman

Congratulations to the new Java Champion Mohamed Taman!<p>Mohamed is Chief of Architects & Software Development Manager at e-finance, living in Cairo, …

Why Learning to Code is So Damn Hard

Quincy Larson was just a "guy in a suit in an office" and decided he wanted to learn how to code. So he asked around. He started by picking up a bit …

Learning

What sets LeBron James truly apart? His mind.

Some years ago, I got a call from Lance Blanks, who was then the assistant general manager of the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers. I’d known Lance since …

5 Qualities That Make A Great Programmer

At Screenmedia our programmers do more than just write code that works, they’re a bunch of well presented, articulate team players.<p>When recruiting …