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7 Psychological Defenses That Aren't Protecting You, But Making You Weaker

Many of our worst qualities do not actually come from being morally corrupt or misguided. They are more often psychological defense mechanisms that we don’t understand. <br>The interesting thing about most defense mechanisms is that they often do the opposite of what we want them to. Instead of leaning …

Self-help

Markets drop after Trump said he's 'ready to go' on tariffs for $500 billion of Chinese goods

LONDON — Global markets are falling late on Friday morning after US President Donald Trump threatened to levy new tariffs on more than $500 billion of goods from China.<p>Trump told CNBC in an interview that ran on Friday that he is "ready to go to 500" on tariffs on Chinese imports.<p>S&P 500 futures …

Donald Trump

7 Hardest Node.js Interview Questions & Answers

Node.js is an open-source, cross-platform JavaScript run-time environment that executes JavaScript code server-side. Node.js lets developers use …

Data Structures in Python: Dictionaries

<i>This article can also be found on my blog here</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>I’m not going to use a fancy list of Avengers to make my point. I’m still reeling from the …

How to check the security of your Google Chrome extensions

The other day, a friend called me and said that his Google Chrome browser is acting weirdly and may need reinstalling. According to him, every time he searched for something on Google some unknown website appeared with suspicious results. I asked him to remove every Chrome extension and only add …

Google

Why I left React for Vue.

Recently, Vue.js gained more stars that React on Github. The popularity of this framework is soaring these days, and as it is not backed by a company …

This Is the Most Popular Whole30 Recipe on Pinterest

The whole idea behind the Whole30 program is that a person can reset their eating habits by eliminating potential "trigger foods" for 30 days, then …

The inconvenient truth about cancer and mobile phones

Neutralising the safety issue has opened the door to the biggest prize of all: the Internet of Things<p>On 28 March this year, the scientific peer review of a landmark United States government study concluded that there is “clear evidence” that radiation from mobile phones causes cancer, specifically, …

Public Health

Get fit in 15 minutes: The best exercise to strengthen and shape up your upper body

WHAT TO DO<p>For a great upper body workout that tones the chest, try wall press-ups, says personal trainer Nadya Fairweather (u-shape.co.uk).<p>Start with …

Exercise

1 hour per day doing this mental exercise will exponentially increase your success

<b>“Remember, dreams without goals are just dreams and they ultimately fuel disappointment. Have dreams, but have goals, life goals, yearly goals,</b> …

'I was shocked it was so easy': ​meet the professor who says facial recognition ​​can tell if you're gay

Progress makes people uncomfortable. When the first monkeys walked, other monkeys probably said, 'This is outrageous!'<p>Kosinski received emails from people confused about their sexuality who hoped he'd run their photo through his algorithm<p>If you basically accept we’re just computers, then computers …

Artificial Intelligence

Mindfulness Mania: Simple Ways To Use Ancient Wisdom In Our Modern World

Do you rush from one thing to the next, as though on autopilot?<p>When was the last time you felt triggered by what someone said or did, and reacted automatically, perhaps just making things worse?<p>Let’s face it, in our accelerated over-wired world, people are feeling constant pressure, albeit often …

Mindfulness

How To: Use Beginner Python to Build a Brute-Force Tool for SHA-1 Hashes

Developers creating login systems know better than to store passwords in plain text, usually storing hashes of a password to prevent storing the …

Build a simple app using Node JS and MySQL.

Hello world!. In this tutorial, we are going to build a simple CRUD application using Node JS and MySQL.<p>The image above shows the app. It is an …

Many women with common breast cancer can safely skip chemo, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> About 70% of women diagnosed with the early stages of one of the most common forms of breast cancer might not need chemotherapy as part of treatment, according to the results of a long-awaited study presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting in Chicago Sunday.<p>The study, …

Cancer

Clean Up Your Foreign Reporting Deficiencies Before It Is Too Late

If you still have issues with unreported foreign transactions and accounts, you don’t need a wake-up call. You need to be hit on the head with a two by four. The announcement that the IRS is closing its OVDP (Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program) program on September 28th might have been your …

President Trump Thinks He Is a King

The president believes he is above the law. That’s the takeaway from the confidential 20-page memo sent by President Trump’s lawyers to the special counsel, Robert Mueller, published over the weekend by The Times. And it’s the same sentiment that Rudy Giuliani expressed on Sunday when he suggested …

Donald Trump

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

Giuliani says Trump probably has the constitutional power to pardon himself, but won't

President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani said Sunday that the president's constitutional powers probably include the ability to pardon …

Giuliani’s Three Most Guilty-Sounding Statements From Sunday Morning

Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, last seen celebrating his birthday by being booed at Yankee Stadium, appeared on ABC’s “This Week” with George …

How to build your own Neural Network from scratch in Python

A beginner’s guide to understanding the inner workings of Deep Learning<b>Motivation:</b> As part of my personal journey to gain a better understanding of …

60+ Free Books on Big Data, Data Science, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Python, R, and more

<b>By Brendan Martin,</b> (LearnDataSci).<p>Pulled from the web, here is a great collection of eBooks. While every single book in this list is provided for …

Python Programming

10 Firefox Dev Tools things that you might not know yet

I am a fan of the Browser Dev Tools, the secret power weapon 🚀 for all us Web Developers.<p>Without them, we’d look at a web page in despair, trying to …

6 Science-Backed Ways To Use Writing As Therapy

You probably know at least one person who keeps a diary, gratitude journal, or bullet journal. But can writing be a legitimate therapy to improve our …

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its young cousin sophrology

A modern blend of yoga, Zen Buddhism, hypnosis and psychology, it’s huge elsewhere in Europe and on its way to the UK<p>Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your thing? For those too twitchy to sit still …

Meditation

This 1 Practice Immediately Reduces Stress (and Improves Self-Awareness)

Give this a try next time you need to clear your head.<p>Some stress is good.<p>An appropriate amount of stress helps you achieve peak performance. It gives you the extra boost you need to overcome laziness and focus on the task at hand.<p>Take a job interview, for example. If you don't have any stress or …

How to delete yourself from the Internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime. Reputable services fall victim to anonymous hackers. Ransomware holds random computer user’s files hostage. And what about those websites that track your every move, targeting you with …

Information Systems

41 Useful AF Products That'll Captivate Every Practical Person

I like to consider myself a minimalist (or an aspiring one, anyway), but I'm also regularly finding and writing about products that'll fascinate …

The Rise of Python: The Must Learn Programming language

Python is one the most popular coding languages today. Python is used to build desktop apps and web apps alike, and it has great tools for data …