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Beat the Devil: 5 Fantasy Novels Featuring the Prince of Darkness

For as long as we can remember, stories have wrestled with the idea of the Devil, a personage embodying of all our worst aspects. In fiction, Old …

Getting real with Deep Learning

Demystifying the current state of AI and machine learning<p>It was nearly 30 years ago that I first got infatuated with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and …

Marriage isn't for you

Having been married only a year and a half, I’ve recently come to the conclusion that marriage isn’t for me.<p>Now before you start making assumptions, …

Master These Money Habits Before You Start Using Credit Card Rewards

Some credit cards are awesome for earning rewards like extra cash or free travel. If your money habits aren’t great, though, those cards can lead to …

Personal Finance
Mindfulness

Alpha, Bravo, Charlie: how was Nato's phonetic alphabet chosen?

Sixty years ago today, the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) implemented the final version of the International Radiotelephony …

Linguistics

Soul Agreements: healing soul mate relationships

Before we come into this life we are a part of a consciousness that many refer to as Creative Source or God. The terms do not so much matter as much …

Spirituality

9 novels that changed the world

World Book Day is observed in more than 100 countries as a celebration of the joys of reading.<p>But reading is not just about pleasure: books have the …

Literature

Tutorial on 5 Powerful R Packages used for imputing missing values

Introduction<p>Missing values are considered to be the first obstacle in predictive modeling. Hence, it’s important to master the methods to overcome …

Gear & Gadgets

5 coolest travel products currently on Kickstarter

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when, if you were shopping for the newest travel gadgets you'd thumb through the latest Sharper Image catalog or see what kind of must-have tech was on display at Brookstone. But now, some of the best and most innovative travel products are found (and …

Crowd Funding

NeoWave Posters Resurrect Psychedelic Space Art

Put on a Pink Floyd album and check out James White's retrofuturist posters.<p>All images courtesy the artist<p>When not designing for some of the biggest companies in the world, from MTV and Universal to Google, Nike, and Toyota, Canadian artist James White explores his own graphic interests. His latest …

Art

How Touching Your Different Fingers Can Make You Healthier

Jin Shin Jyutsu is a 5,000-year-old Japanese healing art based around holistic healing approaches which emphasize healing the whole body as opposed …

Yoga

This Case Turns the Back of Your iPhone Into an Electronic Display

Have you ever looked at the back of your smartphone and wished all of that wasted space could be used for more screen real estate? A company called …

Tableau is why I see the underlying data that matters most

#TableauIsWhy I see the underlying data that matters most…The dashboardI had been using Tableau for a few years as a consultant at Teknion Data …

Data Visualization

Hey, nonprofits: Tech Impact is offering free courses on data viz, social strategy and more

<b>Tech Impact</b> is offering another bunch of free tech-themed webinars for nonprofits this month.<p>Here’s a look at a few of the programs they’ve got on …

Data Visualization

Chemistry, Attraction and the Heart of Love

As a marriage coach one of the most misunderstood topics I encounter is the difference between love and attraction. Most couples come together and marry in the heat of infatuation. The chemistry is undeniable (to them) and attraction is off the charts!<p><b>You're Not Really in Love</b><p>This isn't love, no …

The Top 10 Workout Songs for March 2016

<i>Flickr: Stuart Grout</i><p>This month's top 10 list draws heavily from the Top 40 chart and club scene. While this reliance on pop tunes and big beats might make the list seem one-dimensional at first, there are just enough curve balls to keep it interesting.<p>On the pop front, you'll find new singles from …

Top 10

Building Online Communities Exploring Deep Learning

Building Online Communities: Deep Learning<p>One of the most important takeways from Davos that quickly became widely spread news, was that the world …

5 Data Startups To Watch Out For In 2016 | Articles | Big Data

The tech industry has seen some eye-watering investment in recent years, with unicorns now being created on almost a weekly basis. Data analytics …

Big Data

The 10 Best Places in the World to Retire

You’ve clocked out for the last time, and now it’s time to check in to a future of sun and relaxation during retirement, but where to go? These are the best cities in the world for Americans to retire to, taking into account culture, access to health services, quality of life, and …

Santa Fe

The Marriage Myth

<i>by guest blogger Pam Fullerton, psychotherapist and writer</i><p>Would you hire an untrained plumber? An IT support person without any training? How about an untrained surgeon? (Yikes, that's a scary thought!) It's unlikely that you would hire someone who is unqualified his or her field. But how does this …

Love

How to be a Zen Dater

There are about a million dating rule books out there, but I wonder if they really have the answers. Why is something as simple as “guy meets girl, …

Relationships

9 of the Best Travel Books

<b>Travel has inspired some of the greatest novels of all time. Here are just some of our favourites.</b><p><b>The Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux</b><p>One of the finest travel writers, Theroux's debut novel, published in 1975, recalls his four-month journey from Europe, through the Middle East and into Asia by …

10 Questions From Your Future Wife

• shares<p><b>Your wife has 10 questions to see if you’re ready for marriage. Do you have the answers?</b><p>I had the pleasure of interviewing your future wife a …

The 10 Commandments of Business Intelligence in Big Data

Organizations today don’t use previous generation architectures to store their big data. Why would they use previous-generation BI tools for big data …

Data Science Skills Needed in a Big Data World

Last month, I wrote about the three skills needed to practice data science. Based on a factor analysis of many different skills, data science skills …