Shawn Richmond

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Japan Gets Growth Under Abe's Stable Hand as Trump Roils U.S.

As political turmoil in Washington roils financial markets and throws doubt over prospects for a Trump bump to growth, Japan is enjoying a stability …

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How your birth order predicts the rest of your life

If you really want to rile up guests at a party, start talking — preferably loudly and over-confidently — about the science of birth order.<p>It's one of those topics in science that everyone's got an opinion on. And as it turns out, even psychologists can't seem to agree on how your birth order …

How To Lose Weight Fast And Easy With The Japanese Morning Banana Diet!

When it comes to diet plans and also fat burning, there are countless preferred ways as well as diets that could be discovered on the web. Several of …

Spectacular Drop In Global Average Satellite Temperatures

<b>Global Temperature Report: June 2016</b><p><b>June 2016 was 2nd warmest June in satellite record</b><p>Global climate trend since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.12 C per</b> …

Global Warming

Become a job-ready developer with the Interactive Coding Bootcamp

With no prior programming experience required, you can greatly expand your skill set and establish yourself as a career-ready programmer in just 12 weeks with the Interactive Coding Bootcamp, now only $29 on TNW Deals.<p>If you can see yourself as a professional in the world of coding and development, …

Insomnia Linked To Abnormal Brain Connections In New Sleep Study

Insomnia is thought to affect one in three people in the UK.<p>People who suffer from insomnia are more likely to have damaged brain connections, a new …

Sleep

Trump predicts 'very massive recession' in U.S. | Reuters

MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump predicted that the United States is on course for a “very massive recession,” warning that a combination of high unemployment and an overvalued stock market had set the stage for another economic slump.<p>“I think we’re sitting on …

AngularJS Chat Tutorial: Realtime User List with User Presence (3/6)

<b>This tutorial walks through building chat with our core pub/sub technology (and other PubNub features). We recently launched ChatEngine, a new</b> …

JavaScript

Here's why Donald Trump is doing so well

Donald Trump. AP Photo/Tony Dejak Donald Trump appears likely to be the Republican candidate for president. This does not mean that he will become president, but it does mean that he might.<p>It also means that the basic dynamic of the American political system has shifted, suggesting the behavior of …

The Microaggressions of Immigration

"Press 1 for English?!"<p>I have zero sympathy for the fashionable crusade against “microaggressions.” When backed by government funding and lawsuits, …

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Loretta Lynch And US Government’s War On Free Speech – OpEd

During her appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee last week, Attorney General Loretta Lynch admitted that she asked the FBI to examine …

Rights & Freedoms

UN Committee Pressures Japan to Regulate Games that "Reinforce Sexual Violence" Against Women

Back in February, the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women reviewed Japan’s effort on implementing the …

Manga

How You Parent Has a Lifelong Impact on Baby: Study

Bad grades? Failed relationships? A new study suggests blaming your parents might not be misplaced.<p>In a long-term study that followed 243 children …

Parenting

Motion: Stunning JavaScript Sound Animation Library

jQuery Audio libraries (6 submissions)<p>Collections<p>Motion: Stunning JavaScript Sound & Anim...<p>An amazing JavaScript library for animations on the web …

The Confusing World of Object-Oriented Programming, Explained as an RPG

Object-oriented programming (or OOP) is an abstract concept, often hard to grasp when you’re new to programming. The “Invent with Python” blog offers …

Cutting sugar 'can improve health in nine days'

Doctors say a new study provides 'the strongest evidence to date' that sugar causes health risks, regardless of whether it increases calorie intake<p>Reducing sugar in diets even without cutting calories or losing weight can dramatically improve health in as little as nine days, a study suggests.<p>"I …

How a liberal vegan environmentalist made the switch from climate proponent to climate skeptic

<i>Hint: He did his homework, then took himself to the other side of the debate.</i><p><b>Guest essay by David Siegel</b><p>My name is David Siegel. I’m not a climate …

Ten Tips for Young Programmers

Writing code is like doing magic. Just say the right words, and amazing stuff happens. Or, horrible things happen. Becoming a great programmer isn't …

Top Physicist Freeman Dyson: Obama Has Picked The 'Wrong Side' On Climate Change

<b>The climate models used by alarmist scientists to predict global warming are getting worse, not better; carbon dioxide does far more good than harm;</b> …

The 97 Percent Solution

Unable to address Texas senator Ted Cruz’s questions about “the Pause” — the apparent global-warming standstill, now almost 19 years long — at …

Stanford scientists debunk the notion of a lull in global warming

A suspected 15-year lull in global warming, seized upon by climate-change skeptics as evidence that climate change had ground to a halt, never happened, say Stanford researchers, who blame the costly misunderstanding on faulty statistical methods.<p>Their findings debunk the idea that global warming …

How to Choose Which Programming Language to Learn [Infographic]

Udacity illustrates how to pick the programming language for the life you want.<p><i>"I think everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think." ~</i> <i>Steve Jobs</i><p>You might have guessed by now that I'm a huge advocate for coding — and not just for geeks or …

Programming Languages

3 Ways to Squash Burnout and Boost Productivity

<i>Joelle Steiniger is the co-founder of Small HQ, HookFeed and Minimalytics. This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>You have no problem keeping busy. No problem crossing things off your to-do list. You multitask like it’s going out of style. But the weeks continue to fly by and you can’t help …

Why Would A Teenage Girl Encourage Her Boyfriend to Kill Himself?

Would you have to be a psychopath to tell someone else to take their own life?<p>In July 2014, 17-year-old Michelle Carter sent her 18-year-old boyfriend, Conrad Roy III, a series of texts urging him to commit suicide. Late last month, standing in a Massachusetts courtroom over a year after his death, …