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The Perseids Meteor Shower Should Be Super Impressive Beginning August 11

These are the best nights to look up.<p>The Perseid meteor shower is back, space enthusiasts. The Perseids peak during mid-August. NASA calls the …

Perseids

A professor explains why networking is a waste of time and what you should be doing instead

College freshmen are lectured about it on their first day of class. Young professionals race to one more boring party so they can be seen and shake …

Networking

3 Easy Exercises That Will Make You Mentally Stronger in Just 5 Minutes

Everyone has the ability to build more mental muscle.<p>Whether you're tempted to skip the gym because you don't feel like getting off the couch or you're questioning whether you were cut out to be an entrepreneur, it isn't easy to summon the mental strength you need to reach your goals.<p>But before you …

10 Amazing use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in your daily life

Share79<p>Tweet<p>Share95<p>+17<p>Shares 181<p>Artificial Intelligence is radically changing the way we think of technology. It is progressing rapidly, with key …

London's Big Ben to fall silent for four years

<b>London (CNN) —</b> Big Ben will fall silent next week for four years as "major conservation works" are carried out on the tower which houses the bell, UK Parliament announced Monday.<p>The chimes emanating from the bell, one of London's most famous attractions, have kept time in the British capital for …

11 books on the future of humanity that everyone should read

But many writers have imagined the future in their work, inviting us to travel through time.<p>We asked Lynn Lobash, manager of the New York Public Library's Reader Services department, to recommend the books about the future that everyone should read.<p>Here are 11, and you can see more recommendations …

Books

Les moments-clés de l’année politique : le soir où Hollande cessa d’être président

Article sélectionné dans<br>La Matinale du 03/08/2017 Découvrir l’application<p>Retour sur le soir de l’élection d’Emmanuel Macron : à l’Elysée, une …

How to Sell Your Ideas More Effectively

There are three questions you need to anticipate.<p><i>How do I pitch an idea? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Jonathan Brill, Has had hundreds of meetings with angels, VCs, and</b> …

Are You Selling Something Nobody Wants to Buy?

If you've made changes to your messaging, targeting and timing, still without results, you may need to tell yourself some hard truths.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A good go-to-market strategy involves testing product-market fit and validating your idea with a minimum …

Selling

Why Your Startup is Going to Fail (And How You Can Prevent That)

In 2006, I created my first successful startup, Crazy Egg.Since then, I have founded or co-founded several other companies, including KISSmetrics, …

Marketing

Sept questions (pas si) bêtes que vous vous posez sur le corps humain

Perd-on des neurones quand on éternue ? Les yeux sortent-ils de leurs orbites si on éternue les yeux ouverts ? Peut-on se décrocher la mâchoire en …

Bitcoin Just Avoided a Massive Breakup, But It's Getting a Little One Instead

The Bitcoin community has finally done what for years seemed impossible, pulling together to approve a software upgrade, known as Segwit2x, intended …

[Vidéo] David Hockney est-il «le plus grand peintre vivant»?

C’est un événement, la plus complète rétrospective jamais montée sur le peintre britannique David Hockney qui vient de fêter ses 80 ans. Didier …

Art Contemporain

Why I switched to Firefox on my iPhone

I generally use Apple hardware and Google software. I use Chrome for my iPhone browsing needs, for example, but that has changed recently. I've dropped Chrome not for Apple's Safari but a surprise contender -- Firefox . At least at night.<p>Nighttime screen dimmer<p>With Firefox 8.0 for iOS, Mozilla has …

Software

Over a million Americans quit Twitter in just three months

Controversial presidential announcements and celebrity revenge porn are all in a day's work for the social network everyone loves to hate. Now, Twitter has announced its most recent financial results and things aren't looking good for the microblog beloved by the leader of the free world.<p>On the …

The data that transformed AI research—and possibly the world

In 2006, Fei-Fei Li started ruminating on an idea.<p>Li, a newly-minted computer science professor at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, saw her colleagues across academia and the AI industry hammering away at the same concept: a better algorithm would make better decisions, regardless of the …

Deep Learning

The 10-minute trick that can help you silence anxious thoughts

Ready to put an end to all that worrying?<p>Have you ever found yourself unable to tackle an important item on your to-do list because you can't silence all the nagging, anxious thoughts running through your mind? Those annoying and uncontrollable mental interruptions can be frustrating, but the good …

Mindfulness

How do you know your code is bad?

The other day, I was watching this video of Robert Martin where he mentions the three symptoms to spot a bad code. And I couldn’t have agreed …

Ask Ethan: Could The Fabric Of Spacetime Be Defective?

The biggest lesson from Einstein’s general theory of relativity is that space itself isn’t a flat, unchanging, absolute entity. Rather it’s woven together, along with time, into a single fabric: spacetime. This fabric is continuous, smooth, and gets curved and deformed by the presence of matter and …

Artificial Intelligence As A Universal Translator: How A Company Plans To Decipher The Mysterious Language Of Dolphins

There have been quite a few articles about Swedish startup Gavagai AB lately. The language technology company is marketing its solutions for insight, …