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The secret to... raising unentitled children

<b>Beware prioritising material possessions over time spent with your child.</b> Children are like sponges and will soak up what’s around them, so your actions are important. If you want – and get – stuff all the time, they will expect that, too. Spend time with them, listen to them, talk to them. Help …

Parenting

E3 2018: BioWare Discusses Future Of Mass Effect

The future of Mass Effect isn't as dark as it may seem, according to new statements from BioWare's general manager Casey Hudson. Speaking to Game Informer, Hudson discussed the studio's next big title, Anthem, but also addressed the current state of its other big franchises.<p>"I would say a majority …

Mass Effect

E3 2018: BioWare's Anthem Is Set In An Evolving World

BioWare revealed a ton of new information about its upcoming IP Anthem during EA's pre-E3 2018 press conference. The Destiny-esque shooter is slated to launch for PS4, Xbox One, and PC on February 22, 2019, and now we've gotten a better look at its mysterious setting and how progression works.<p>As …

InterAct

Star Wars Battlefront II updates will let players fight in the Clone Wars

Elements from Solo will also be added<p>At E3 today, Dice revealed several big updates to <i>Star Wars</i> <i>Battlefront</i> <i>II.</i> Players will be able to play during the Clone Wars era, and the game will introduce several new playable characters, including Anakin Skywalker, Count Dooku, General Grievous, and Obi-Wan …

Star Wars

Top 5 Writing Skills Every Professional Writer Should Have

In this digital era, every digital marketer should own incredible content writing skills. It is the one necessary skill which can help you succeed in …

Creative Writing

How To Get Started With Deep Learning In Minutes

GPU computing is a key driver in the blistering pace of recent AI advancements in practically every field. NVIDIA GPU Cloud (NGC) makes GPU computing easier by providing simple access to ready-to-run GPU-accelerated software containers. With NGC, data scientists and researchers can rapidly develop …

Deep Learning

9 pitfalls to avoid in building a successful machine learning program

During my past two decades working in the IT field, I’ve seen artificial intelligence technologies move from conceptual to practical — with machine learning techniques at the forefront, becoming more accessible, even for teams without specialized expertise.<p>With increased use of predictive modeling …

WhatsApp: 65B messages sent each day, and more than 2B minutes of calls

Facebook's WhatsApp messaging service is really busy.<p>Every day, WhatsApp users send roughly 65 billion messages, Facebook said Tuesday at the start of its F8 developer conference in San Jose. The company also said more than 2 billion minutes of voice and video calls are made on WhatsApp every …

Apps

The Guy Who Designed Minimalist Movie Posters Every Day for a Year Finally Finished

Pete Majarich caps off his year-long project to create a remixed movie poster every day with a packed video.<p>He made it! After an entire year, graphic designer Pete Majarich completed his ambitious design project, <i>A Movie Poster a Day</i>, completing exactly 365 unique poster redesigns. An artist of …

Far Cry 5 Arcade Guide: How To Use The Game's Impressive Map Editor

Far Cry 5 is finally here. And we liked it a lot. In addition to the main game and the online modes, the new Ubisoft open-world action game comes with a map editor that lets you create custom maps and gametypes for the Arcade mode.<p>In the video above, GameSpot's Jake Dekker and Jean Luc-Seipke …

How to Paint Your Walls Like a Pro

Painting your walls might seem like the most elemental home remodeling task, a project that amateurs can perform just as easily as professionals. …

14 managers reveal the interview red flags that keep them from hiring someone

You probably know the basics of a job interview: be on time, dress appropriately, ask good questions and so on.<p>But there are many things you might not even realize you're doing that can seriously hurt your chances of getting the job.<p>In response to the question, "Employers of Reddit, what mistakes …

Employment

Custom Natural Language Processing from Google Sheets in two easy steps

Custom language models allow users to leverage tailor-made Natural Language Processing to understand textual content. These models allow businesses …

5 of the all-time greatest novels you haven't read

Many die-hard readers consider their favorite novels more than mere entertainment. But while curling up with a beloved work of literature might seem a loftier pursuit than guffawing at “Family Guy,” it’s still ultimately a diversion.<p>And now that summer’s arrived, grabbing a novel to immerse oneself …

Don’t Study Books on Writing — Do This Instead

In January 2014, I got stuck in an airport with my family. Our flight was delayed by a massive snowstorm back home, so we were delayed for about …

Zodiac was so realistic it creeped out the killer’s real-life survivors

Anyone going to see a movie that’s supposedly “based on true events” knows that what they’re actually getting is the Hollywood version of events. …

Amazon’s Music Storage service will remove your MP3 files on April 30th

The cloud MP3 locker is being shut down, so go save your music while you still can<p>We’ve known since last year that Amazon Music was planning to shut down its dedicated cloud music locker. Now, we have a date for when that process will begin. In an email to Amazon Music users, the company says …

14 Jokes for Kids That Will Actually Make You Laugh

These jokes, appropriate for kiddos aged 7-10, are sure to get grown-ups to truly LOL.<p>No matter how old they are, kids are often naturally hilarious and often truly love being told and telling jokes, particularly of the question-and-answer variety. But as much as you may want to foster their love …

Robin actor Burt Ward says the set of the original Batman show was a literal death trap

Holy interview, Batman! SYFY WIRE spoke with the legendary Burt Ward, the actor who portrayed Robin on the original <i>Batman</i> TV show of the mid-1960s. …

Nvidia Embraces Kubernetes for Scalable Deep Learning

GPU manufacturer Nvidia has put the open source Kubernetes container orchestration engine at the center of its strategy to bring machine learning to …

Saga #50: How an improbable comic has shaped the industry

An R-rated space opera longer than most superhero standbys<p>Reaching fifty issues is an impressive milestone for any comic. It’s much more impressive for titles that don’t have a famous character or inter-connected universe to draw in readers. And it’s especially rare to do with a single consistent …

How Chromebooks became the go-to laptops for security experts

When the team behind Google's Chrome OS software and Chromebooks set out to reinvent the laptop, it quickly zeroed in on security as an area where it could bring a fresh perspective.<p>"On Chrome OS, we were like, 'We control all the pieces. We can do better,'" Will Drewry, a principal software …

Google

Want Perfectly Exposed Photos? Here’s How a Camera’s Light Metering Modes Work (VIDEO)

Benjamin Jaworskyj is a German landscape photographer whose tutorials typically involve shooting techniques for making better outdoor photos. But for …

The 'Dawson's Creek' cast reunited and people got hella emotional

Turns out <i>Dawson's Creek</i> fans didn't have to wait for their lives to be over for a cast reunion.<p>The stars of the 1998 teen drama — James Van Der Beek<b>,</b> …

Essential Rules for Living Life As a Writer

Living the Writing Life - Essential Rules for Authors<p>Updated February 26, 2017<p>How do you live the writer's life?<p>Over the years, this Book Publishing …

17 April Fools' Pranks You'll Definitely Want To Try Out On Your Significant Other

Actually, you can also try these on someone else, but good luck!

How to achieve your goals by creating an enemy

DJ Khaled, the one-man internet meme, is known for warning his tens of millions of social media followers about a group of villains he calls …

‘Silicon Valley’ Star Jimmy O. Yang Tells Us Why He Thinks Rihanna Is Way More Patriotic Than Lee Greenwood

In his new book <i>How to American: An Immigrant’s Guide to Disappointing Your Parents</i>, <i>Silicon Valley</i>‘s Jimmy O. Yang recalls several awkward instances of fandom from when people first started recognizing him as his character, Jian Yang. “I don’t mind being called Jian Yang,” he writes, “but I have …

Should Your Browser Make Client-Side Web API Calls?

With libraries like jQuery, Angular, and React, most libraries already have the ability to make Web API calls out of the box.One issue I run into …

What Happens When Writing Becomes Effortless?

Imagine that there is just one truth about yourself, the world and the Universe. The Universe is universal, as the name indicates. And so are you, …