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Amazon Just Did Something Brilliant to Increase Its Profits (And Why You Should Copy It)

This one decision increased Amazon's revenue by over a billion dollars. Steal a page out of their playbook and increase your profit margin by 15% or more today.<p>In a letter to shareholders in April, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared, for the first time ever, the total number of Amazon Prime members (100 …

eCommerce

Every single Machine Learning course on the internet, ranked by your reviews

A year and a half ago, I dropped out of one of the best computer science programs in Canada. I started creating my own data science master’s program …

Machine Learning

Here are the 20 most in-demand skills for freelance workers

As more workers turn to the gig economy, it's important to know what skills will help you land a job. Hint: Most of them are in tech.<p>Building a slide …

Machine Learning

The 11 best Whiskeys for 2018: The top tipples from Talisker, Lagavulin, Aldi and more

With plenty of flavour combinations, and popular bottles, deciding which bottle of Whiskey to go for can be a minefield. Luckily for you we've …

Whiskey

How To Build Literally Any Computer: A No Frills Step By Step Guide

You may be thinking to yourself. I want to build a gaming PC myself (or any type of computer for that matter). You have the cash and the enthusiasm …

Computer Hardware

2018 WordPress Website Checklist For Launching A New Website

WordPress has been a popular CMS for years. It can power personal blogs and also commercial websites. Due to its good documentation, plugins and …

Web Design

The military just created an AI that learned how to program software

Tired of writing your own boring code for new software? Finally, there’s an AI that can do it for you.<p>BAYOU is an deep learning tool that basically …

Computer Science

The Super Effective Pricing Strategy You May Be Overlooking

E-commerce has taken advantage of a well-known pricing strategy to drive higher margins.<p>There was a time when pricing was almost a consequence of other decisions made by a company. Companies used to figure out their cost and tack on a few pennies. Today, companies reverse engineer their solutions …

The two-pizza rule and the secret of Amazon's success

Jeff Bezos’s firm is good at selling things to shoppers, but that is the tip of its commercial iceberg<p>In the early days of Amazon, Jeff Bezos instituted a rule: every internal team should be small enough that it can be fed with two pizzas. The goal wasn’t to cut down on the catering bill. It was, …

Jeff Bezos

35 of The Most Beautiful and Underrated Cities in Europe You Need to Visit

Budapest, Hungary<p>Lavina, Continent Hop<p>While many cities offer a plethora of attractions to visitors, not many can claim to be romantic too! Budapest …

European Travel

Guide: How to make your own personal VPN in under 30 minutes

Article Contents<p>1 Should I host my own VPN?<p>2 Step one: Setting up a Linode VPS<p>3 Step two: Logging into the VPS<p>4 Step three: Setting up the VPN<p>5 Step …

Here Are Nearly 1,200 Coursera Courses That Are Still Completely Free

Courses from 166 universities, including Stanford, Georgia Tech, Yale, Duke, and Michigan, are part of the list.<p>Are Coursera courses still free? At Class Central, we get that question so often that I wrote a guide to answer it. Generally speaking, Coursera courses are free to audit but if you want …

Online Education

This $30 reusable smart notebook may have gotten rejected on 'Shark Tank' — but I swear by it in my everyday life

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Rocketbook</i><p>If you're an old soul who prefers pen and paper notes (they're just more <i>personal,</i> you know?<i>)</i>, or you just get how obnoxious it is …

Productivity

Becoming Anonymous

Day 1: Google<p>Google stores your location (if you have it turned on) every time you turn on your phone, and you can see a timeline from the first day …

Laowa 9mmF2.8 Lens Review and Interview with Lens Designer Dayong Li

Venus Optics, known for the series of lenses released under the name LAOWA, is a relative newcomer to the world of camera lenses, but have made a …

Cameras

40 brilliant WordPress tutorials

High-quality WordPress tutorials are being published all the time. Here, we've sifted through the good, the bad and the ugly to bring you the very …

Tutorials

The FUJIFILM X-E3 is INCREDIBLE

Every Photographic Artist Should Take a Look at These Books

<i>Don’t ever, ever underestimate what the printed photo can do for a person</i><p>While print may not be what it used to be for many photographers, one cannot …

Marvel Comics

10 Companies That Are Getting Creative With Cryptocurrency

The question entrepreneurs need to be asking now are: When will this technology come to the masses?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A lot of buzz is circulating in the financial and technology space over cryptocurrencies. Whether or not you're bullish on investing in …

All the Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts you need to know

Never use your mouse again.<p>Windows 10 was designed with touchscreens in mind, but Microsoft hasn't forgotten more traditional PC users. The operating system comes with plenty of built-in keyboard shortcuts -- including new shortcuts for the Command Prompt -- for those who prefer a physical keyboard.<p>…

Keyboard Shortcuts

App-only bank N26 doesn't care about 'short-term profits' — it wants to build a European bank that will make rivals 'redundant'

The Berlin-headquartered bank announced on Monday that it has partnered with fellow startup Clark to offer insurance through its app.<p>It's one of a number of new products that N26 has launched this year, either built in-house or conceived through partnerships. Other launches include an overdraft you …

Die dunkle Seite der Pracht

Wenn Geld und Zurückhaltung keine Rolle spielen, hat Rolls-Royce genau das Richtige im Angebot: Die Luxuslimousine Ghost "Black Badge", ein düsteres …

Auto

Thieves drain 2fa-protected bank accounts by abusing SS7 routing protocol

The same weakness could be used to eavesdrop on calls and track users’ locations.<p>A known security hole in the networking protocol used by cellphone …

IT security

6 Important Ethereum Co-founders to Keep an eye on

<b>The Ethereum ecosystem has gotten a lot of attention over the past few years. Not only did the project raise a lot of funding before it was</b> …

Cryptography

The best VPN deals right now

There are so many VPNs to choose from, and if you’re having trouble deciding what one to choose for your own internet privacy and security, then …

Using Mycelium to Watch Your TREZOR Accounts – TREZOR Blog

<i>Did you know that you can “watch” your bitcoin TREZOR wallets with the use of Mycelium?</i><p>Why is this useful? Maybe you want to <b>keep track of your</b> …

Digital Currency

Top Investment Advisors: Where to invest $10,000 in 2017

Where to Invest $10,000 Right Now<p>Five experts reveal the opportunities they see around the world.<p>By Suzanne WoolleySuzanne Woolley<p>Investors had a …

Investing

Bare House / Jacobs-Yaniv Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Bare house is a house of two architects and two children.<p>The design of our own home was an ongoing …

Midcentury-inspired California home is an indoor-outdoor dream

Designed by Klopf Architecture<p>Klopf Architecture, the San Francisco firm known for its midcentury modern-inspired residences and renovations of Eichler homes, has designed a bright and airy ranch-style home in Orangeville, a community in Sacramento, California.<p>Taking cues from midcentury design, …

When Architects and Manufacturers Work Together, Beautiful Design Emerges

We’ve spoken a lot in recent weeks about the need for architects to get back in touch with materials and understand how building-products work, and one of the best sources of knowledge on this front undoubtedly is the manufacturers behind that stuff. While much can be gained from communicating with …