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Guider - A System Wide Linux Performance Analyzer

<b>Guider</b> is a free and opens source, powerful system-wide performance analysis tool written mostly in <b>Python</b> for Linux operating systems.<p>It is designed …

Feeling lonely? Meet the people who suffered extreme isolation – then found happiness

The first ‘minister for loneliness’ has just been appointed to tackle a problem that seems more common by the day. We talk to people who were seriously lonely, but discovered ways to break free – including saying yes to every invitation<p>Steve talks in a way that makes you want him to keep talking. …

How to tell if your Linux machine is patched against Meltdown and Spectre

Jack Wallen walks you through the process of testing to see if your Linux machines have been patched for the Meltdown and Spectre …

18 words and phrases smart people never include on their resumes

While it can be tempting to load a bunch of jargon and glowing language on your resume, there are certain terms and phrases that you should avoid.<p>So, …

5 Reasons You (And Everyone Else) Are Having a Hard Time Meditating

Veteran ABC news anchor and self-proclaimed meditation evangelist Dan Harris is back with a second book, <i>Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics</i>, which has …

How to quit bad habits without willpower: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Got any serious bad habits? The extra-strength ones with the FDA warning. The kind you really beat yourself up about — but still engage in all the …

Why Panpsychism Is the Jedi Philosophy

One of the stranger philosophies currently enjoying a renewal of interest is also that of your favorite group of magical space wizard monks. <br>Read More

Consciousness

How To Tell If Someone Is Lying: The Linguistic Differences Of True And False Statements

Let’s face it, being lied to is not fun. Those more susceptible to lies are in greater danger of being taken advantage of, and this can leave us …

The Fastest Way to Make Your House Smell Amazing

The holiday season means lots of things, namely food, celebrations and the arrival of guests. We bet you’ve tidied up the living room and prepped the …

How to Become a Data Scientist Without a Degree

This article will explore what it’s like to be a Data Scientist, the skillset required, and how to acquire these skills using mostly free or cheap …

Data Science

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Fishing

How to install SpiderOak One on Ubuntu and use it from the command line

If you're looking for a cloud storage solution that can be used from either a GUI or the command line, SpiderOak One might be what you need. Jack …

Linux Shell Scripting Tips

Share<p>From time to time one of my students will ask me to take a look at one of their shell scripts that they are having trouble with.<p>If you know …

Front-End Tools: My Favorite Finds of 2017 | CSS-Tricks

By Louis Lazaris On December 28, 2017<p>Another twelve months have passed and I'm sure all of you have come across some interesting new coding …

Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan wins National Geographic’s Nature Photographer of the year 2017

He was a point-and-shoot photographer for 10 years. Four years ago, his wife got him a DSLR and today Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan is the National …

15 funny AF New Year's resolutions to make you smile at the end of this terrible year

We made it. 2017 is <i>(finally)</i> drawing to a close. While we ponder what lies ahead, many of us are focused on improving something specific: ourselves. …

Check whether a remote server port is open on Linux

As a system administrator or network engineer or application developer, there is a need to check whether a port on remote server is open so that you …

People With Anxiety Disorders Are Hiding These 4 Superpowers (Backed by Science)

Anxiety is a disorder considered as an extremely negative condition that can cause destruction of normal everyday life and pleasure. It may leave …

Natural Toothpaste That Whitens Teeth And Keep Breath Fresh

Oral hygiene and fresh breath are understandably – high on the priority list for many people. If we neglect this, it can lead to various dental …

6 Ayurvedic practices for better skin (and overall wellness) during holiday travel

Let’s face it: holiday travel is stressful. The quest to spend time with loved ones and family is fraught with endless lines, stale airplane air, …

Pushpin — An Open Source Library That Turns REST APIs into Realtime APIs

Pushpin — An Open Source Library That Turns REST APIs into Realtime APIs<p>An intro to evented APIs and how to build them with Pushpin<p>“Real-time” is …

Microservices

Neuroscience Has a Lot To Learn from Buddhism

A scientist and a monk compare notes on meditation, therapy, and their effects on the brain<p>Can training the mind make us more attentive, altruistic, and serene? Can we learn to manage our disturbing emotions in an optimal way? What are the transformations that occur in the brain when we practice …

Meditation

34 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That Actually Live Up To The Hype

You can buy a lot of weird AF stuff on the Internet. From socks that make your skin peel off to fun shower heads, there's no shortage of wacky things …

Shopping

Behold The Most Hilarious Wildlife Photos of 2017

Wildlife photographer Tibor Kércz would spend a few nights each year camped out in a tent near a tree, hoping to capture photos of little owls and …

Here's How to Conquer Your Fear, According to Science (And Yoda)

You don't have to be a Jedi master to overcome fear and find success. Just ask yourself this question.<p>With Yoda's focus on purpose, perseverance, intuition and courage, the Jedi Master could be the poster puppet for entrepreneurship.<p>And no emotion can lead an entrepreneur to the Dark Side faster …

Google Is Calling It: These 10 Travel Destinations Will Be Huge in 2018

Few companies have access to global trend data quite like Google. So when the tech giant released its annual Year in Search data report, featuring …

Myrtle Beach

Changing one simple habit can improve your entire life

Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time.<p>He has won 28 medals in multiple swim categories and still holds several world records even though he has retired. His 80-inch wingspan and flexible ankles make him naturally predisposed to swimming—perhaps even more so than walking on …

Michael Phelps

The modern-day version of a thousand-year-old philosophy can help anyone be more confident

Ever feel like you're not good enough? Something bad happens and your brain plays a YouTube highlight reel of every mistake you've ever made. Your confidence crashes and your self-esteem flatlines.<p>You're not alone. People have been feeling like this as long as there have been people. It's an old …

Self-help

20 Best Hostels in Kathmandu (Updated for 2018)

Kathmandu is one of the craziest cities I have ever travelled to, and if you are heading to Nepal, it’s basically unavoidable. With over 300 …

Asia Travel

Everyone Talks About Living Their Best Life. How Do You Actually Do It?

Living your dream life requires grappling with a lot of cold reality.<p>Human Behavior Scientist, Author, and Founder of The Influencers Dinner & The Salon<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What does the life of your dreams look like? Are you exploring the world and working …

Self-improvement