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10 Data Science, Machine Learning and AI Podcasts You Must Listen To

With the rapid pace at which technology is driving innovation in machine learning and artificial intelligence, it has become immensely important to …

Data Science

A Beginner’s Guide to Data Engineering — Part I

Data Engineering: The Close Cousin of Data Science<p>Motivation<p>The more experienced I become as a data scientist, the more convinced I am that data …

Some pretty simple lifestyle changes can help with high blood pressure

If you're worried about high blood pressure, there are some things you can do beyond taking appropriate medication. The American Heart Association (AHA) points to somenot-so-difficult lifestyle changes to delay or lower high pressure and reduce the risk of illnesses associated with it, such as …

High Blood Pressure

Cloud Native Computing | Amazon Web Services

Last August, Amazon Web Services joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, where I am representing AWS as the CNCF board member, with Arun Gupta …

Cloud Computing

Fitbit could be looking to get into the blood sugar tracking game

Six months after defeating rival Jawbone, Fitbit is looking to get in the ring with another competitor. The wearables company has just invested for …

On Jan. 1, California is basically becoming a different state

Protection for undocumented immigrants, tougher gun laws, recreational marijuana: California will welcome 2018 by turning into the US equivalent of a Scandinavian country. Hundreds of new laws of markedly progressive inspiration will go into effect in the Golden State come the new year, affecting …

Immigration

Jupyter Notebook Viewer

Advanced Numpy Techniques¶<p>General, user-friendly documentation with lots of examples.<p>Basic Python knowledge assumed.<p>CPython ~3.6, NumPy ~1.12<p>What is …

Scientists reverse genetic aging, memory decline in rats

As we age, memory function tends to suffer. Understanding and preventing this creeping deficit is a priority for many scientists. Now, a recently …

The 10 Hottest Coursera Courses of 2017 | Inc.com

There are more than 8,000 online courses available, in every subject from artificial intelligence to visual arts. More than 50 million students signed up for one this year.<p>This bounty is a gift for anyone who wants to learn a new skill -- you can learn basically anything from anywhere these days …

Learning

Pushing the Limit

All phenomena, the Buddha once said, are rooted in desire. Everything we think, say, or do—every experience—comes from desire. Even <i>we</i> come from …

Secret Link Uncovered Between Pure Math and Physics

Mathematics is full of weird number systems that most people have never heard of and would have trouble even conceptualizing. But rational numbers …

12 Simple Phrases That Are Guaranteed to Make People Like You More | Inc.com

The late, great American poet Maya Angelou once said, "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."<p>The truth is, your word choice creates a brief impression that can lead to a lasting impression, long after the particulars …

Charisma

Artificial Intelligence | The Next Web

All stories in Artificial Intelligence<p>Robot takeover stalls in worst slump for AI funds on record<p>(Bloomberg) -- Chalk one up for the humans. Hedge funds that use artificial intelligence and machine ...<p>Dani Burger<p>We should be getting paid to use Facebook and Google<p>Technology companies are making …

Hemophilia cure? Gene therapy trial shows dramatic results

The search for a cure for the most common form of hemophilia seems to have taken a giant leap forward following the striking results of a gene …

Developers, developers, developers: How 'serverless' crowd dropped ops like it's hot

What does it even mean ...and is it a good idea?What is serverless? Sure, the name serverless sounds stupid, but serverless technologies like AWS …

Cloud Computing

New Device Heals Wounds, Replaces Stitches, Staples

Source: Micromend, KitoTech Medical<p>You ever watch old science fiction movies and shows and marvel at how they handle medical things? Quick zap and …

Pigs

The 10 most useful things you can do in Excel

Every Excel user has their own favorite tip. So we decided to bring some method, data, and science to bear in this hotly debated topic.<p>We consulted the research of 30 of the world's leading Excel experts, our own internal Excel experts, grouped up and consolidated the emerging features, and applied …

No Excuses, People: Get the New Shingles Vaccine

Medical researchers and government health policymakers, a cautious lot, normally take pains to keep expectations modest when they’re discussing some new finding or treatment.<p>They warn about studies’ limitations. They point out what isn’t known. They emphasize that correlation doesn’t mean causation.<p>…

Public Health

If Xanax and Advil Had an Organic, All-Natural Baby, It Would Be These CBD Turmeric Capsules

If you're trying to ditch the prescriptions and over-the-counter pills in lieu of something all natural, we have a product you're going to want to check out ASAP. You already know that turmeric has been used for centuries as a natural anti-inflammatory that can outshine familiar drugs like …

Extracted

Anti-aging stem cell treatment proves successful in early human trials

The results of two human clinical trials into a stem cell therapy that can reverse symptoms of age-associated frailty have been published, and the …

Anti-aging

Scientists figured out how to make cancer cells “commit suicide” — here’s how it works

Scientists have found a way to make cancer cells kill themselves in multiple ways, simultaneously.<p>“It’s like committing suicide by stabbing yourself, …

IBM has just achieved an 'impossible' step in quantum computing

The company has simulated a quantum computer with 56 qubits on a classical computer<p>In the race to build a working quantum computer, IBM has just …

Quantum Mechanics

A Python Cheat Sheet For Newbie Coders

Image: Old Spice<p>Python is one of the best programming languages to learn. As you get started, this one-page reference sheet of variables, methods and …

Python Programming

Why Are Your Employees Quitting? A Study Says It Comes Down to Any of These 6 Reasons | Inc.com

If your company is looking for some guidance on how to keep employees from jumping ship, according to Gallup research, most employees quit for a few explainable reasons. But the reasons your best people leave might not be what most bosses think. Many think it's about the all-mighty dollar.<p>Salary is …

Employee Engagement

Here's how the latest balding cure will transform lives

Balding Hair Today<p>It’s thought that 50 million men and 30 million women suffer from complete balding or partial hair loss in the US alone. However, a …

Hair

A Yale psychologist's simple thought experiment temporarily turned conservatives into liberals

Social scientists have long known how to turn liberals into conservatives in the lab — all they have to do is scare them.<p>"Research has shown that you can make liberals more conservative by threatening them and making them somewhat afraid," Yale psychology professor John Bargh writes in his new …

Cloud Computing Is a Board-Level Strategic Issue

Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images<p>Cloud computing is both old and new. The availability of on-demand computing power is as old as the “time-sharing” …

Forget Takeout: These Homemade Vegetarian Pizza Recipes Are Next-Level Good

I don’t know about you, but I grew up eating pizza almost every Saturday night—ranging from cheese or pepperoni as a kid to more refined toppings …

5 Herbal Supplements You Probably Have Never Heard Of But Should Be Taking

Anyone fancy some funky supplements?<p>October 11, 2017<p>Supplements are much like religion. We have the believers and the non-believers. They are taboo, …

Immune System

Data Visualization: The Best Infographic Tools For 2017

Infographics have become an increasingly popular data visualization toolwhich enable users to quickly give an overview of pretty much any topic. They rely on using images to accompany bite-sized pieces of information, in keeping with the theory that our brains are better at storing and recalling …