Syed Kakakhel

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6 Pairs of Shoes Every Man Should Have in His Closet

<i>This ManMade guest post was written by Jay Howard</i> Building a wardrobe can be a bit confusing for the fellas out there, especially when it comes to …

Clothing

Hack Like a Pro: Digital Forensics for the Aspiring Hacker, Part 10 (Identifying Signatures of a Port Scan & DoS Attack)

Welcome back, my budding hackers!<p>As I have mentioned many times throughout this series, knowing a bit of digital forensics might keep you out of a …

Meet the computer scientist who just got $625K for his work that helps track down human traffickers

He's building powerful data-processing programs that are open for anyone to use for anything — from tracking down human traffickers to analyzing genes.<p>He's also just been dubbed one of 24 MacArthur Foundation 2015 'genius grant' award winners, announced on September 29. The award comes with …

As Your Startup Grows, Here Is Who to Hire When (Infographic)

Knowing who to hire when is just as important as picking the right people for each role.<p>As a small company, when resources are tight, every new team member has to add a lot of value to drive growth. And as you scale, your staffing needs will change; what you need when you’re a company of five isn’t …

Startups

Why Security Experts Are Using an Ancient Email Format in 2015

Command-line email clients are more secure simply by being simpler.<p>A quarter of a century ago, checking your email meant logging onto a mainframe and using a command-line email program like elm or pine. Today, many security experts continue to use and recommend mutt, elm's bastard love …

How security flaws work: The buffer overflow

The buffer overflow has long been a feature of the computer security landscape. In fact the first self-propagating Internet worm—1988's Morris …

50 Bootstrapping Hacks for Every Stage of Your Startup

Bootstrapping is an attractive way to launch and run a startup for many founders, primarily because it gives more freedom to the founders than …

Startups

8 Watch Brands You Probably Don’t Know About – But Should

Horology is dominated by a handful of companies to an extent that makes even designer fashion look wide-ranging. The banner brands are household …

Watches

Whonix v11 - Anonymous Operating System

<b>Whonix</b> is an operating system focused on anonymity, privacy and security. It’s based on the Tor anonymity network, Debian GNU/Linux and security by …

10 Free Clean and Minimal Resumé Templates to Help You Get the Job

We talk a lot about the importance of portfolios here at Design Instruct but having a great resumé will get you the interview. Continue</b> …

The Interview

The Internet of Things: Five critical questions

How do industry experts view the development of the Internet of Things, and what would they change?<p><b>The Internet of Things (IoT)</b> is evolving rapidly. …

Internet of Things

The network is hostile

Yesterday the New York Times and ProPublica posted a lengthy investigation based on leaked NSA documents, outlining the extensive surveillance …

Surveillance

Edward Snowden on Bitcoin: “Bitcoin By Itself is Flawed”

In an interview at The Internet Engineering Task Force 93, former CIA employee and NSA contractor Edward Snowden spoke about privacy and security. …

Why the startup powering Uber’s text messages is worth over $1 billion

For example, when Uber sends you a text message after a driver accepts a request or the ride arrives, it relies on Twilio's technology to do it. The number you call to reach the driver is a temporary, one-time number created by Twilio too. Uber simply has to integrate Twilio's software code into …

Startups

Hack Satellite Connection and Surf Anonymously

A Spanish-based security analyst demonstrated new satellite capturing traps that could allow to surf anonymously with High-speed Internet.<p>Digital …

This Font Lets You See if You’re on the NSA’s Radar

There are over 40,000 keywords that determine threats. Project Seen wants you to know: are you being monitored?<p>When the former NSA contractor Edward Snowden began leaking classified documents in 2013, it became clear that Western intelligence agencies were monitoring online communications with …

Burp Suite Professional v1.6.23 - The Leading Toolkit for Web Application Security Testing

Burp Suite is an integrated platform for performing security testing of web applications. Its various tools work seamlessly together to support the …

F-Secure FREEDOME VPN — Protect your privacy

Information Systems

SET v6.5 - The Social-Engineer Toolkit “Mr Robot”

The Social-Engineer Toolkit (SET) was created and written by the founder of TrustedSec. It is an open-source Python-driven tool aimed at penetration …

The Complete Guide To The 5 Types Of Organizational Structures For The Future Of Work

Over the past few weeks I’ve been writing about various types of organizational structures that either already exist in today’s business landscape or are starting to emerge as viable options for the future of work. I explore each of these structures and concepts in my book <i>The Future of Work:</i> …

The Workplace

CartoDB Lets Anyone Visualize Their Data With One-Click Mapping

CartoDB, an online map maker and business intelligence startup, wants to make it easy for anyone to communicate information with a map. Today the startup is unleashing a new feature, One-Click Mapping, that will analyze any data you upload and automatically create maps showing the relevant …

Data Visualization

How to Dress for the Office Every Day for an Entire Month

Twenty outfits selected to boost your career.<p>We're a long way from the Don Draper era, when men were expected to wear the same gray suit everyday to the office, day in, day out. With most offices today having a more relaxed approach to dress codes, the doors have opened on a whole new world of …

Origin of Techniques used in Data Science

Data Science

Tools for Data Visualization in R, Python, and Julia

<b>For Python</b>:<p>Seaborn - A visualization library based upon matplotlib. Although not interactive, the visualizations can be very nice.<br>• Bokeh - Bokeh …

The 5 Surprising Tips Than Can Make An Average CEO Outstanding

Say "thank you" more often.<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: How do I prepare myself to become a successful startup CEO?</i><p><i>Answer by Jason M. Lemkin, Partner at Storm Ventures, CEO and Co-Founder of EchoSign, on Quora</i><p>My list of things that will help:<p><b>Manage People</b>. This is one of the best …

The 5 Types Of Organizational Structures: Part 4, Flatarchies

This is part four of a five part post that explores various types of organizational structures that either already exist in today’s business landscape or are starting to emerge as viable options for the future of work. Each post will explore one of these structures and then I’ll provide a final …

Employment

AES vs SSL/TLS: Encryption for the internet of things

Two very popular encryption protocols for device to server communications<p>The adoption of devices for the <i>internet of things</i> will depend very much on …