Lionel Kemp

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Alaskan Dream Machine

1 Share<p>Share Email Comments<p>Stephen O’Neal builds a flatbed Alaskan truck camper rig tricked out and modded to an extreme rarely seen. Look out …

Pro Tips, Campers for Sale, RV Repair, & More

Truck Camper Magazine is the #1 source for pro campers and newbies alike. With everything from reviews on the best pop up campers to a list of used …

Campers

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

From ice palaces in Canada to underwater rooms in Africa, we've come up with 50 of the world's most incredible hotels that will take any vacation to the next level.<p>Here's our ultimate bucket list of 50 hotels everyone should stay in at least once in their lives.<p><i>Did we miss your dream hotel? Let us</i> …

Costa Rica

Can you learn data science on the job?

11 apps 'The 4-Hour Workweek' author Tim Ferriss uses every day

50 Tips for Better RVing - RV Information (RV Travel Tips)

RV Information from Kampgrounds of America, Inc.<p>50 Tips for Better RVing<p>1. If you don’t know what your RV weighs, it’s probably overloaded.<p>2. Two …

RVs

5 Mistakes Every New Freelancer Can Avoid in 2016

As we head into the year 2016, many of us will be taking leaps that will redefine our lives. For many, that leap may be deciding to work for themselves. That decision is not an easy one to make, and one that you may question often during your first year as an independent contractor. After 5 years …

How I made almost $24,000 in 4 weeks freelancing online

Not because the question is stupid, but because, well, there really is no "right" answer.<p>The truth is that almost <i>anything</i> can make money.<p>But first, you have to change your mindset.<p>You must start viewing your skills and experiences as bankable, valuable resources with paying for.<p>You (yes, you) can …

Employment

French Trench 1915

This Guy Quit His Job, Took His Savings and Went to See as Much of the World as Possible

In 2011 Walter Chang quit his job and spent all of the money he had saved in the last 2.5 years to see as much of the world as possible. Three years …

Employment

Man Who Quit 9-To-5 Job Makes $1 Million While Traveling The World

Johnny Ward came from a poor Irish family, had problems with authority, and hated the idea of working 9-to-5. He dabbled in various jobs, and even …

How to Be a Data Scientist

Hello, my name is Apryl and I am a data scientist.<p>I didn't realize that I was a data scientist until earlier this year. For my entire career I just thought that I was a statistician that was really good at finding the deep insights from data and who could write a bit of code in a few languages. …

The clarity of definition: CRM, CE and CX. Should we care?

Definitions mean something. Paul Greenberg attempts to clarify the difference between CRM, customer engagement and customer experience so we don't …

Mary Meeker's 2015 Internet Trends (Slides)

In the 20 years since the Netscape IPO, 39 percent of the world's population came online, up from .06 percent.<p>Two decades after 1995, the year of the Netscape IPO, the Internet population has exploded in size, it’s much more mobile, and it’s increasingly driven by user-created content and flexible …

We made it to Ushuaia!!! We've been too busy hiking the Andes and drinking mate to really process the fact that we drove from Tennessee to the end of the road without a single hitch! The van hasn't let us down even once. We DO know that it has been a heck of a great ride, and we can't wait to see what the rest of the adventure brings us! #vanlife #campvibes #adventuremobile #westylife #wilderness #4x4 #4WDhome #superwinch #subarudiesel #ee20 #boxeer #dieselpower #vanagon #vwsyncro #buildthread #builtnotbought

Big Data In Big Oil: How Shell Uses Analytics To Drive Business Success

The oil and gas industries are facing major challenges – the costs of extraction are rising and the turbulent state of international politics adds to the difficulties of exploration and drilling for new reserves. In the face of big problems, its key players are turning to Big Data in the hope of …

Big Data: The Management Revolution

Artwork: Tamar Cohen, Happy Motoring, 2010, silk screen on vintage road map, 26″ x 18″<p><i>“You can’t manage what you don’t measure.”</i><p>There’s much wisdom in that saying, which has been attributed to both W. Edwards Deming and Peter Drucker, and it explains why the recent explosion of digital data is so …

The top 3 qualities of a great data scientist

With a growing demand for efficiency and accuracy, comes a growing demand for stellar data scientists. In fact, as of March 2015, there are over 60,000 job postings for data scientists on LinkedIn, and over 250,000 people listing data science as their profession.<p>From weeding through and analyzing …

Big Data

Three Things About Data Science You Won't Find In the Books

In case you haven’t heard yet, Data Science is all the craze. Courses, posts, and schools are springing up everywhere. However, every time I take a …

Machine Learning

17 Demand Generation Statistics Every CMO Needs to See

Understanding which KPIs really matter is critical to determining the success of your marketing programs. Check out the highlights from our Demand Generation Benchmarks Report!

You can’t have Big Data until you have Good Data

Businesses are beginning to understand the need for Big Data, the large and often disparate information generated by staff, systems and …

Data Science Cheat Sheet

<i>I promised to write it long ago: here we go! Click on this link to see the most current version.</i>I will update this article regularly. An old version …

New packages for reading data into R — fast

Hadley Wickham and the RStudio team have created some new packages for R, which will be very useful for anyone who needs to read data into R (that …

Big data is all about the cloud

Big data isn't about real-time vs. batch processing. It's not a question of either/or, as Ovum analyst Tony Baer and others stress. Given the broad …

Good habits for big data

“Begin with the end in mind” - Habit #2 from Stephen Covey’s ‘Highly Effective People’. The Edge Foundation is based on the premise of: “To arrive at …

The Edge

How Big Data and Analytics Are Changing People Management Forever

Google has regularly been voted the best company in America to work for – its staff get free meals, generous paid holidays, access to “nap pods” for …

Oracle brings big data back to database administrators

Now that many enterprises are seeing value in big data analysis, it may be time for their database administrators and data warehouse managers to get …

Data: Best programming talent in the world is not in California

If you had to name the best place in the world to find top programmer talent, you’d probably say California, right? But we recently found some compelling data that shows that’s not the case. In fact, not only does California not rank as the top U.S. state for programming talent, but the U.S. …

Stack Overflow

Beyond Hadoop: The streaming future of big data

In a world of real-time data, why are we still so fixated on Hadoop?<p>Hadoop, architected around batch processing, remains the poster child for big …

Big Data