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5 Simple Tricks to Remember Everything You Learn

The secret to successful learning is making memories stick. Here's how you can do it more effectively.<p>From where you parked your car to the password for your Facebook account, the sheer number of things you have to remember each day is pretty astounding.<p>So if you are having trouble keeping some of …

90 Instagram accounts to follow for daily graphic design inspiration

When it comes to getting a daily dose of inspiration for your graphic design projects, nothing beats the visual delights of Instagram. From global …

Graphic Design

Using Genetic Algorithms in Quantitative Trading - R-bloggers - Statistics and Visualization

(This article was first published on <b>The R Trader » R</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>The question one should always asked him/herself when …

Trading

The Way We Learn Today Is Just Wrong

Over 155 million Americans play video games, and spend upwards of 3 billion hours per week engrossed in a game.<p>The way we learn today is just wrong.<p>Learning needs to be less like memorization, and more like… Angry Birds.<p>Half of school dropouts name boredom as the No. 1 reason they left.<p>How do we …

Artificial Intelligence

How this 31-year-old parlayed a spine injury into a $500 million company

Right now, Lisa Falzone is on the brink of something big. Six years ago, she was laid up, flat on her back after slipping a disk while moving a couch.<p>…

How physical exercise makes your brain work better

Research shows different activities have quite specific mental effects – here’s how moving your body could sharpen your ideas<p>The brain is often described as being “like a muscle”. It’s a comparison that props up the brain training industry and keeps school children hunched over desks. We judge …

Exercise

Mind-reading AI: Researchers decode faces from brainwave patterns (PHOTOS)

Artificial Intelligence can show who you are thinking about by analyzing brain scans and reconstructing an image of that person, a new study …

Beamery raises $2 million to help recruiters identify and draw in talent, instead of waiting for applicants

London-based startup Beamery, formerly known as Seed.Jobs, has raised $2 million in a seed round from Edenred Capital Partners and Grupa Pracuj, a human resources tech firm.<p>Beamery makes software that helps recruiters or employers identify, get connected to and nurture relationships with …

15 Time Habits of the Most Productive Entrepreneurs

Here's a clear list of habits the most successful entrepreneurs have cultivated.<p>Have you ever wondered how the world's top entrepreneurs get so much done in their days? After all, they have the same 24 hour days and 7 day weeks, yet they consistently get so much more done in that time.<p>Here are 15 …

Entrepreneurship

50+ Free Data Science Books

<i>Guest blog post by Laetitia Van Cauwenberge</i><p>Very interesting compilation published here, with a strong machine learning flavor (maybe machine learning …

Infographic: 16 Genius Minds Whose Inventions Made Data Science Easier For Us

Introduction<p>Did you know that the concept of Regression was invented almost 2 centuries ago ?<p>Neither did I, until I decided to step into the glorious …

Becoming a Data Scientist - Curriculum via Metromap – Pragmatic Perspectives

Data Science, Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics, Cognitive Computing …. well all of us have been avalanched with articles, skills demand info …

List of Recommender Systems

Recommender systems (or recommendation engines) are useful and interesting pieces of software. I wanted to compare recommender systems to each other …

I went from multimillionaire to broke overnight — here's how I reinvented myself

You may dream of starting a new business. You could move across the country. You fall in and out of love. You lose a loved one.<p>In other words, life happens and it completely turns your life upside down.<p>Around four years ago, it seemed like I was living the dream. I successfully sold my startup, had …

Self-improvement

Next generation of machine learning rockstars will trade Google and Facebook for top secret hedge funds

We are on the cusp of an exponential shift in machine learning, the ability of a computer to automatically refine its methods and improve its results …

Data Science and Machine Learning Essentials

What Is Deep Learning And How Is It Useful?

Deep learning recently returned to the headlines when Google's AlphaGo program crushed Lee Sedol, one of the highest-ranking Go players in the word. Google has invested heavily in deep learning and AlphaGo is just their latest deep learning project to make the news. Google’s search engine, voice …

Google enhances its machine learning software TensorFlow with distributed computing support

In a post on its Research Blog, Google today announced that it is making some significant improvements to TensorFlow. For those unfamiliar, TensorFlow is the company’s open source machine learning software that powers things like Google Translate and many Photos features. Today, Google revealed …

Machine Learning

How Do You Go Deep On Machine Learning?

<i>What would be your advice to a software engineer who wants to learn machine learning? originally appeared on Quora –</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Alex Smola, Professor, Carnegie Mellon University and Chief Scientist,</b> …

How Much Of Machine Learning Is Computer Science Vs. Statistics?

<i>How much of machine learning is computer science vs. statistics? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Michael Hochster, PhD in Statistics from Stanford; Director of Research at Pandora, on Quora:</b><p>I …

Latino Startup Alliance Co-Founders discuss LSA's National Expansion

Latino Leaders Rise At Annual Stanford Event

Woody Allen once famously said that “ninety percent of success is just showing up.” So it is only because I’ve been down with the flu — and that I am still <i>contagious</i> — that I am sitting out this year’s Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit (SVLLS), an annual event at the Stanford Faculty Club …

Big Data: 33 Brilliant And Free Data Sources Anyone Can Use

Data is ubiquitous — but sometimes it can be hard to see the forest for the trees, as it were. Many companies of various sizes believe they have to collect their own data to see benefits from big data analytics, but it’s simply not true.<p>There are hundreds (if not thousands) of free data sets …

Big Data

7 steps to master Machine Learning with python

In this article I am going to give you the 7 steps to success to become a master in machine learning.<p>There are many Python machine learning resources …

Machine Learning

This guy saw his Microsoft coworkers struggle to manage their money, and it gave him the idea for a $150 million app

It was toward the end of the 2000s. Microsoft was making them all a lot of money.<p>But not all of their Microsoft colleagues were great at navigating the complicated world of stock-option vesting schedules, 401(k)s, and all the other stuff that goes into turning money into even more money.<p>That …

Black Rock

I've built a quick tool based on this repo. Start running your Tensorflow project on AWS in <30seconds using Floyd. See www.floydhub.com. It's free to try out.

Happy to take feature requests/feedback and answer questions - mail me sai@floydhub.com.<p>Setting up a Deep Learning Machine from Scratch (Software)<p>A …

Linux

The top 10 quotes EVERY entrepreneur should live by

Share103<p>Tweet<p>Share132<p>+18<p>Shares 243<p><i>Get our latest app for startup stories, news, ideas, research and analysis.</i> <i>Install Now »</i><p>Here are the top 10 quotes …

Motivation

Open Data Science with R and Anaconda

Make Life Easier & More Powerful with Anaconda<p>Easily Manage, Collaborate & Scale Out Your Data Science on Hadoop<p>R is a powerful Open Data Science language, adored by statisticians, analysts and data scientists across the globe.<p>But managing packages and dependencies in R is frustrating. Making other …

Data Science