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3 Common Mistakes in Data Visualization

by Joanna NgaiCommunicating information through visual representation is a great way to make the data engaging and easy to understand. Here are some …

Milanote is the Evernote for creatives

The late Steve Jobs once said:<p>Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences …

Here’s How to Make Your Home Cozy If You’re That Person Who’s Always Cold

The best running trainers for women

A good pair of trainers are essential for running. While the fashion world have fully embraced the concept of a trainer, if you’re actually going to exercise in them, you need to choose more wisely than just which colour will go with your new culottes.<p>“Choosing the right shoe will help protect your …

Crossing the AI chasm

Every day brings another exciting story of how artificial intelligence is improving our lives and businesses. AI is already analyzing x-rays, powering the Internet of Things and recommending best next actions for sales and marketing teams. The possibilities seem endless.<p>But for every AI success …

How to Work Out When You’re Still Sore From the Last Workout

The hardest part of sticking to a workout routine may be starting, but the second-hardest part is showing up to the next workout when everything …

Say goodbye to kale: the superfood trends for 2017 - and five new ingredients to watch

According to Mintel’s 2017 global food and drink report, plant-based diets are set to explode into the mainstream this year, which makes sense, given that veganism has grown a staggering 360 per cent in the last decade. But never mind growing your own, they’re going to get extremely hi-tech. …

The Rules Of Getting Lean For 2017 In 17 days

Seven rules so you can follow through on that resolution

A top futurist predicts the largest internet company of 2030 will be an online school

According to futurist Thomas Frey, in 14 years it'll be a big deal when students learn from robot teachers over the internet.<p>It's not just because the technology will be that sophisticated, Frey says, but because the company responsible for it will be the largest of its kind.<p>"I've been predicting …

Simple ways to improve mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

Donald Trump and Theresa May will 'build on legacy of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher' says UK ambassador

Donald Trump and Theresa May have vowed in phone calls to "build on the legacy of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher," according to Britain's ambassador in Washington.<p>Sir Kim Darroch praised Mr Trump's election victory as "a historic and impressive win like no other in history".<p>He added: "In their …

The 10 Best Data Visualization Articles of 2016 (and Why They Were Awesome)

2016 was an astounding year for insightful, informative data visualization articles — here were the top 10 I saw all year (in no particular order), …

The complete guide to exercising in winter

This week in London, the sun sets at 3.50pm. We’re waking up in the dark, leaving work in the dark, and spending a good proportion of the intervening time underground or desk-bound. Hearty meals and firesides seem more attractive than the chilly outdoors, or a busy gym. (If you live in the global …

This Startup Will Sequence Your DNA, So You Can Contribute To Medical Research

Will the opportunity to contribute to disease-ending medical research convince more people to get their DNA sequenced?<p>The price to sequence the human genome has dropped from $100 million in 2001 to just a few thousand dollars today. It’s now cheap enough that some people are starting to get …

Garden Visit: At Home at Juniper Hill Farm in New Hampshire

When garden photographer Joseph Valentine and his wife, Paula, bought Juniper Hill Farm in 1999, they were charmed by the New Hampshire property’s …

New England

20 Rising Web Development And Design Blogs To Follow In 2017

A year ago I listed 25 promising digital design blogs to follow. When you look back, you notice how much have changed. If you’re aiming to become a successful entrepreneur or a freelancer, you must learn marketing, design and web development.<p>Today I’m sharing a handy list of 20 rising web …

Web Design

McKinsey's 2016 Analytics Study Defines The Future Of Machine Learning

• U.S. retailer supply chain operations who have adopted data and analytics have seen up to a 19% increase in operating margin over the last five years.<br>• Design-to-value, supply chain management and after-sales support are three areas where analytics are making a financial contribution in …

Machine Learning

Evolution Made Really Smart People Long to Be Loners

Psychologists have a pretty good idea of what typically makes a human happy. Dancing delights us. Being in nature brings us joy. And, for most …

Psychology

7 Healthy Hot Drinks to Sip on a Cold Day

Wintertime calls for comforting, soothing hot drinks like cocoa and tea — but they don't have to be unhealthy! With these recipes, you can sip on your favorites all season long, without any worry about your diet.

Weight Loss

This Woman Helped Land the First Man on the Moon | Inc.com

<i>(This article first appeared on LinkedIn).</i><p>On July 20, 1969, minutes before the astronauts aboard the Apollo 11 lunar module were about to make their historic landing on the moon, alarms sounded.<p>The computer running the lunar module was trying  to shift to a radar system. If the system were allowed …

Computer Science

London Ends: the city's forgotten neighbourhoods – in pictures

German photographer Philipp Ebeling left behind familiar landmarks to travel to the forgotten locations where the city ceases to be the city<p><i>The book London Ends is launched with an exhibition and weekend of events at Fishbar, Dalston Lane</i>

England

A 20-Minute Treadmill Workout For Intermediate To Advanced Runners

If your go-to treadmill routine just isn't making you work for it quite like it used to, you've come to the right place—this 20 minute treadmill …

How to make mince pies - and why the homemade treats always taste best

Christmas just isn't Christmas without a plate of mince pies on the table. We collectively purchase around 370 million of them over the Christmas period annually, with each of us apparently eating (or at least accounting for) around 27 each.<p>But how many of us actually know how to make our own …

Baking

Europe is leading the way in AI and machine learning (and even Silicon Valley wants in)

The State of European Tech report points to the success of tech-based businesses or acquisitions across the continent, but at the core of this …

Britain's oldest man who put longevity down to eating full English breakfasts and drinking VINEGAR, dies aged 108

John Mansfield - Britain's oldest man - has died at the ripe old age of 108.<p>The centenarian, from Mayfield, near Ashbourne, was also known as Jack …

Manchester United FC

Black Swan's algorithms 'predict the future' – and they even know when you'll take sick days

Black Swan is a data-mining startup which uses artificial intelligence to predict when Brits are planning to have a BBQ (regardless of weather), or …

Black Swans

How Do We Know That We Aren't Actually Robots?

<i>Welcome to Giz Asks, a series where we ask suddenly urgent questions and experts try to answer them. Today, we’re wondering if it’s possible to be a</i> …

How Economists View the Rise of Artificial Intelligence

To really understand the impact of artificial intelligence in the modern world, it’s best to think beyond the mega-research projects like those that …

10 Toxic People You Should Avoid At All Costs

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people's buttons.<p>As important as it is to learn how to deal with different kinds of people, truly toxic …