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Brain stimulation pinpoints precise memory boost

Building on previous studies showing that electromagnetic stimulation of the brain can improve the memory, researchers at Northwestern University …

Battling the Tyranny of Big Data

We need technology that protects privacy and gives individuals control over personal information.<p>The data scientists writing the algorithms that drive giants like Alphabet Inc. (Google) and Facebook Inc. are today's technology wizards, and companies and governments increasingly use their creations …

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Productivity Tips from Flipboard Curators

Every Monday, we put the spotlight on a wonderful curator in our MagMaker blog. We ask them to share insights about their media diets and habits, both on and off Flipboard. In doing so, we also learn about what makes them tick.<p>At the end of each post, we ask for a special productivity tip. And …

7 Enterprise IT Trends to Watch in 2016

Worlds created entirely of clouds. “Unicorns” racing through new landscapes. Data moving faster than the speed of light.<p>For those of you who don’t …

17 Clever Psychological Tricks You Can Use In Your Daily Life

Actions speak louder than words, yet we don’t understand them completely. Now while it isn’t possible to decode someone’s mind exactly, attempts can …

10 big investment ideas for 2016

It's time to fire up the interneuronal connections and carve out 10 big ideas for 2016.<p>Asian nation<p>My first offering is that Australia will likely …

Commodities

8 industries robots will completely transform by 2025

By 2025, a machine may be putting together your driverless car in a factory with no human oversight. A robot maid could be cleaning up after you at home, and your financial advisor might be a computer investing for you automatically.<p>And with at least 90 countries operating unmanned aerial vehicles, …

100 Data Science Interview Questions and Answers (General) for 2018

<i>Latest Update made on March 20, 2018</i><p>Hone yourself to be the ideal candidate at your next data scientist job interview with these frequently asked …

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high-school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

Books

What Higher Consciousness Really Means, How We Attain It, and What It Does for the Human Spirit

“At such moments, the world reveals itself as quite different: a place of suffering and misguided effort … but also a place of tenderness and longing, beauty, and touching vulnerability. “<p><i>“[Leonardo da Vinci’s] unique brain wiring … allowed him the opportunity to experience the world from the</i> …

6 Books Every Data Professional Needs

You’ll find a large selection of books available on the topic of data analytics and business intelligence, but how do you know which ones will best …

The Earliest and Faintest Galaxies in the Universe

<i>A new research observation by an international team of astrophysicists using the Hubble Space Telescope has led to the discovery of the largest sample of the faintest, smallest, and earliest known galaxies in the Universe.</i><p>Gravitational lensing is an awesome natural phenomena that allows us to study …

How To Square Any Number In Less Than A Second — Without A Calculator

Introducing your newest party trick.<p>Want to look a lot smarter than you actually are? "Mathemagician" Arthur Benjamin is here to help. Benjamin dropped by HuffPost Live on Wednesday and gave host Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani a peek at some of the incredible tricks in his book, <i>The Magic of Math</i>. In …

Top 10 Algorithm books Every Programmer Should Read

Algorithms are language agnostic and any programmer worth their salt should be able to convert them to their language of choice. Unfortunately, I …

GDB dashboard

Modular visual interface for GDB in Python.<p>This comes as a standalone single-file .gdbinit which, among the other things, enables a configurable …

The nudge theory and beyond: how people can play with your mind

The first instalment of our new psychology column looks at how mental manipulation can be backed by good intentions – but when used with stealth, it is deceitful and wrong<p>A couple of decades ago, a class of psychology undergraduates played a mean trick on their lecturer. The students on the right …

Psychology

This is why I quit an incredible job at a top VC firm to become a programmer

Today was my last day at Andreessen Horowitz.<p>I feel deeply fortunate to have worked with some of the smartest people in technology — people like Marc Andreessen, Ben Horowitz and Chris Dixon among others — and to have learned so much from them while serving the a16z mission of helping entrepreneurs …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Body Language

A Complete Tutorial on Tree Based Modeling from Scratch (in R & Python)

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Python-programming-exercises/100+ Python challenging programming exercises.txt at master · zhiwehu/Python-programming-exercises

100+ Python challenging programming exercises<p>1. Level description<p>Level Description<p>Level 1 Beginner means someone who has just gone through an …

Python Programming

Can you solve it? Professor Povey's perplexing problem

Photograph: Alex Bellos<p>The chessboard with squares of side 2 goes on for ever. The coin has diameter 1.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/26/1440575993802/e55b2c40-f295-45a4-ba23-b01a9f9e2dd8-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alex Bellos<p>The chessboard with squares of side …

Photography

The Hacks of Mr. Robot: How to Hack Bluetooth

Welcome back, my novice hackers!<p>Episode 6 of <i>Mr. Robot</i> has come and gone and, as usual, it did not disappoint. Once again, our hero, Elliot, has used …

Our startup got rid of email, meetings, and managers — and thrived

Our company has just turned eight years old, has a presence in all of Latin America, and currently has 36 members on its team. Our biggest obsession: productivity.<p>Since 2007 we have analyzed in detail each one of the tasks we carry out with the goal of scaling our earnings exponentially while …

Machine Learning at Scale with Spark

<i>Originally posted on Data Science Central</i><p>In my last post, I covered setting up the basic tools to start doing machine learning (Python, NumPy, …

7 Ways to Learn to Code for Free

Once upon a time, coding was only for the super-elite computer-nerd crowd. Today, coding is for everyone, from bloggers to marketers to students to …

Computer Science

An executive’s guide to machine learning

It’s no longer the preserve of artificial-intelligence researchers and born-digital companies like Amazon, Google, and Netflix.<p><b>Machine learning</b> is …

Machine Learning

Take these 6 security measures to protect your IoT devices from hackers

<i>This story was originally sent to thousands of professionals just like you in this morning's IoT INSIDER daily newsletter. Don't be left in the dark while your competition gets ahead each morning. Learn more about our 7-day FREE trial now »</i><p>A recent blog post on EETimes discussed six measures that …