Ron Barabash

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The 6 hottest new jobs in IT

When CompTIA conducted an intensive examination of the IT employment market last year, it uncovered demand for jobs whose titles would have been …

You Can Become a Data Scientist. Yes, You.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you don’t consider yourself data-literate, you’re not alone. Despite the fact that we are in the era of big data, many professionals today shy away from the use of data in their everyday work. In fact, this big data skills gap was …

Want to Be Happy and Successful? Science Says Do These 7 Things

Working harder and longer hours won't make you more successful. Being happy will. Here's how.<p>Why do we work so hard and get so little in return? Sure, we may be paid well for the work we do, and we may enjoy our co-workers and the work itself. But for most of us, we work harder and longer hours …

Keeping Promises With JavaScript

Get out of callback hell with Promises. Promises are an exciting new feature in JavaScript that makes asynchronous methods much easier to manage.

The 20 Best Islands for Dream Getaways: Readers' Choice Awards 2015

A palm-fringed island of perfect snorkeling and shady hammocks may seem like a dream, but it's a fantasy found in many destinations around the world. Whether your passion is for wildlife, wild waves, or simply wild cocktail recipes, these 20 islands should be at the top of your list.<p>Raja Ampat …

The 6 best new guitar innovations of 2016

Electro-Harmonix Mel9<p>We said: “Guitarists with MIDI guitars have had access to Mellotron sounds before, but this is the first time any six-stringer …

The Languages And Frameworks You Should Learn In 2016

A lot happened in the software development world in 2015. There were new releases of popular programming languages, new versions of important …

10 apps you should use every day to be more productive

We hear a lot about the hazards of digital technology.<p>But there are thousands of apps that can help you get things done more efficiently and effectively.<p>We picked 10 of the best that you should be using daily, including one that helps you keep track of your to-dos and one that visually tracks your …

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Best Trips 2016

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s Botswana's Okavango Delta or Brazil's beaches, these 20 go-now destinations will get you packing.

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Guitar Trailblazer Mary Halvorson Turns Jazz on Its Head

<b>WHO:</b> Mary Halvorson’s guitar playing can be challenging and at times even confrontational, but it is never conventional. A fixture in avant-garde and …

The 10 best full-frame DSLRs in 2018

Most entry-level and mid-price DSLRs sport an APS-C sized sensor, with the physical dimensions of the chip measuring 23.6 x 15.7mm (22.2 x 14.8mm on …

Dorian Guitar Mode And Scales - Application in Modern Music

Many guitarists simply play pentatonic and blues scales. While there is nothing wrong with that (musicians have actually made millions from it) some …

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10 of the Most Controversial Productivity Tips That Actually Work

We’ve all heard what makes us more productive. To be more productive, get: Better sleep, better food, better work environment, etc. And I think these …

The best telephoto lenses for Canon and Nikon DSLRs in 2018

There’s something seductive about 70-200mm f/2.8 lenses. The combination of telephoto zoom range and ‘fast’ aperture makes them ideal for action …

How to Get Great Flower Photographs with a Telephoto Lens

Summer flowers, winter flowers, fall berries and the foliage in between bring endless photographic opportunities. With flowers, we are quick to pull …

5 Tone Tips: You'll Just Sound Better

8 Food Blog Links We Love

We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.<p>Today: Some sweet, some savory, a little bit of squash (okay, <i>a lot</i> a bit of squash), and some spice!<p>A soup that doesn't even require a pot? Consider us …

23 Science-Backed Ways to Feel Happier

<b>By Alexandra Duron</b><p><i>If you’re happy and you know it, clap your hands!</i> Even as children, we’re taught to recognize and celebrate feelings of …

20 Chicago sandwiches you'll want to eat right now (you've been warned)

From BLTs with truffle aioli to grilled cheese with maple-glazed bacon to banh mi to cemitas, here are 20 of the greatest sandwiches Chicago has to offer.

2016 Michelin Guide for New York rankings are out — here are the top restaurants

While New York’s culinary scene may reflect an ever-changing roster of new restaurants and closures, the 2016 Michelin guide for New York’s three-starred category remained unchanged from last year. The Chef’s Table at Brookyn Fare, Eleven Madison Park, Jean-Georges, Le Bernadin, Masa and Per Se …

Visit the Best Breweries in the US in One Road Trip

Forget visiting the top landmarks and historical sites in every state. Take a road trip to drink the best beer in the US.<p>Flowing Data took the list …

14 Things Successful People Do First Thing in the Morning

Early mornings can make people feel more optimistic and ready to tackle challenging tasks.<p>"If it has to happen, then it has to happen first," writes Laura Vanderkam, a time-management expert and the author of <i>What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast</i>.<p>Those among us who have managed to find …

The Best Films of the Decade So Far (2010-2014)

<b>The Best Films of the Decade So Far (2010-2014)</b><p>Culled from nearly 300 responses via Twitter and Facebook: the best films of the 2010s.<p>By <b>Kevin B. Lee</b><p>'Nostalgia for the Light'<p>Passing time on Twitter over the holidays, I asked an offhand question: now that we are midway through the 2010s, what are the …

12 American National Parks You Need To Add To Your Bucket List

We thought we'd help you out and put together this list of 12 of America's national parks that you need to add to your bucket list. It's at least a start, but it's still a lot to explore in one lifetime, so start making your plans now!<p>Explore The Subway Top-Down | Photo: Chris Burkard<p>American …

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45+ JavaScript Blogs to Follow

JavaScript is a programming language designed to aid with web page interactivity. It’s made to be built into web browsers such as Internet Explorer, …

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Best Data Science Online Courses

<b>By Brendan Martin, (LearnDataSci)</b>.<p><i>Editor: check also KDnuggets page for Online Education in Analytics, Big Data, and Data Science</i><p>The following is a …

Writing Software is an Art

<i>This post is part of my Tech Hiring and Team Building series. You can find the</i> <i>next post here</i><i>.</i><p><i>“Computer science is no more about computers than</i> …

5 Alternative Photography Processes That Challenge Convention and Realism

Some photographers live by a set of rules: they follow the standard conventions of exposure and image development to produce realistic photographs …

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