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AI is worth learning and not too tricky – if you can get your head around key frameworks

<b>M³</b> Starting with: TensorFlowThe hype around AI promises interesting work and fat paychecks, so no wonder everyone wants in. But the scarcity in …

Fudge Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°. Microwave the first 3 ingredients in a large microwave-safe bowl at HIGH 1 to 1 1/2 minutes or until melted …

15 Easy Ways to Make Extra Money at Home

A side income feels like being rich if you already have a day job that covers the bills.<p>14 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Thanks to the internet, there are plenty of ways we can make extra money from home. In fact, making money online from the comfort of your …

Small Business

10 Times 'Serious' Actors Made Seriously Great Horror Movies

There are good actors who thrive in horror films, like Bruce Campbell and Jamie Lee Curtis. Then there are great actors who aren’t at all associated …

Fall Cocktails

Seasonal ingredients like cranberries and apples pair beautifully with ginger beer, white wine and hard cider to create delicious drinks. Whether …

31 excellent horror movies to stream for Halloween

From undisputed classics like The Shining and Rosemary’s Baby to more under-the-radar options like Train to Busan.<p>With Halloween looming, we’ve officially reached the scariest time of the year.<p>There’s horror in the air, folks. So don’t go outside, where ghosts and goblins are surely ready to …

Horror

No, Your Incognito Browser Isn’t Actually Private. Here's How to Safely Surf the Internet

Because investing in your online privacy has never been more critical.<p>With data breaches like the Equifax hack becoming more common, investing in …

Information Systems

Retrieval Practice: The Most Powerful Learning Strategy You’re Not Using

Listen to my interview with Pooja Agarwal (transcript):<p>Sponsored by Raymond Geddes and Kids Discover<p><b>We’ve talked about retrieval practice two other</b> …

Pedagogy

Want to write a bestselling novel? Use an algorithm

If you want to write a bestseller you have to hit the sweet spot on character, plot, style and theme<p>It’s the multimillion pound question that publishers and writers have been pondering for decades: what makes a bestseller? Attempting to write one could certainly pay off – the highest-paid author in …

Writing

What Is A Sales Funnel? And How To Create Your First One

Recently, I was sitting with a client — we’ll call her Amanda — when the topic of sales funnels came up.<p>Here’s how it happened: I mentioned something about a sales funnel and Amanda looked at me as though I’d just stood on my head whilst singing the alphabet.<p>“What’s a sales funnel?” Amanda asked …

Marketing

5 Steps to Finding the Most Profitable Keyword

These quick steps can help you put together a first draft of your keyword list.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Perry Marshall, Mike Rhodes and Bryan Todd’s book</i> Ultimate Guide to Google AdWords<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & …

AdWords

Dining Table to Gaming Table in Seconds Thanks to Tabletop Companion

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>Why are pro-level gaming tables so difficult to obtain? Unfortunately, most people still need a kitchen or coffee table, …

Board Games

4 Efficient Ways to Simplify Your Social Media Marketing Efforts

If you’ve been a part of the social media marketing landscape for a while, you’re no stranger to the fact that this industry changes. A lot.For those …

7 Books to Level Up Your UX Career

There’s a famous quote from poet and philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche that captures how we humans approach life and legacy: <i>“Many are stubborn in</i> …

2D Game Development Engine 'GameMaker Studio 2' Debuts on macOS

YoYo Games launched GameMaker Studio 2 on macOS this week, bringing the popular multiplatform 2D game development engine to the Mac for the first time. To date, the GameMaker Studio family of products has been downloaded more than 10 million times since 2012 and currently has 200,000 monthly active …

Game Development

How To Hear What Your Voice Sounds Like To Other People

Hearing your voice the way others hear it can be a bit jarring at first, and I know plenty of people who claim they can't stand the sound of their …

Music Production

Best iOS Apps for Learning How to Code

One of the most powerful skills that can be acquired in an era of electronic and technological change is the ability to code various programs. While …

Apps

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

Comment on Top 10 2 Player Board Games by André Nilsson

@Ken and other MTG fans. I’ve played MTG for about 20 years (since 1994) and competitively, and in early 2014 i made the switch to Netrunner. Since …

4 New Gateway Games You Need On Your Shelf

<i>Teaching new tabletop games can be a challenge. On Game the Game, Ivan van Norman and Becca Scott teach and play new board games live with fun guests</i> …

The Complete Guide to Snapchat Ad Targeting [Infographic]

As with Facebook ad targeting, Snapchat ad targeting can be a powerful way to target very specific audiences. However, it can also be an overwhelming …

Marketing

All 28 DC Animated Original Movies, Ranked

Now that <i>Wonder Woman</i> has put DC back in the good graces of fans and critics alike, we can turn our attention to the rest of the DC movie universe …

Justice League

5 Ways To Learn How To Quiet Your Mind If You're The Worst At Meditating

For anyone who's taken up the practice themselves, you don't need me to tell you how essential meditation is for your health.<p>It decreases blood …

Meditation

Free: 355 Issues of Galaxy, the Groundbreaking 1950s Science Fiction Magazine

Along with <i>Astounding Science Fiction</i> and <i>The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction</i>, <i>Galaxy Magazine</i> was one of the most important science fiction …

The Complete Beginner’s Guide To Starting a Fighter In D&D

Fighters in <i>D&D</i> are the Swiss Army knife of combat characters. They are capable of anything and lend themselves to being soldiers or mercenaries. The …

Board Games

The First Fully Automated Toothbrush is Here. And it Cleans Your Teeth in 10 Seconds.

Say hello to Amabrush, the world’s first automatic toothbrush, and goodbye to brushing your teeth for minutes at a time twice a day. Amabrush …

Industrial Design

AI lawyer can help you with a thousand different legal issues

Over two years ago, Joshua Browder, now a junior at Stanford University, created a chatbot that could contest parking tickets in New York City and London. By June of 2016, DoNotPay had successfully contested 160,000 parking tickets -- a 64 percent success rate -- and earlier this year, Browder …

5 Things to Remember While Launching Your First Startup

This column is authored by Rajesh Kumar Bihani, marketing manager at PeopleThe post 5 Things to Remember While Launching Your First Startup appeared …

Learn to pair Google web fonts with this classic art-inspired guide

There are several nifty ways to go about pairing fonts for your design projects, including this machine learning-based tool and this Tinder-style app. But if you just want to see some great combinations, you’ll want to check out this excellent guide by designer Lou Levit.<p>It features 50 top-notch …

Typography

How to master the startup skills you don't learn in school

Got a million dollar idea but no way to make it a reality? It’s time to go back to school and get your startup education. Now you may be thinking, …