Alberto Cruz

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The 20 Best White Paints, According to Top Interior Designers

They might be from the same color family, but they're oh-so different.<p>White paint can make or break a room, so we looked to the pros to tell us everything we need to know about the best shades.<p>China White, Benjamin Moore<p>"It seldom fails me, no matter where in the country I use it. It doesn't break …

The 3 Minutes It Takes To Read This Will Improve Your Conversations Forever

How to ask better questions.<p>Since my tips to improve your writing in two minutes were so popular, I thought I’d share some similar tips to improve …

5 Flat-Pack Furniture Companies That Are Cooler Than IKEA

Sick of disposable furniture but can’t afford high-end stuff? A new genre of companies fit somewhere in between–and they ship to your door.<p>While companies like ABC Home and Design Within Reach tout the idea of bringing high design to the masses, their items are still out of reach for most of us. …

The Most Underrated Attractions in Miami

From Vizcaya Museum and Gardens to the Miami Seaquarium, Miami is chock full of interesting sites and tourist attractions. But why stop there? This …

The 1 Habit That Can Make the Most Positive Impact at Work (and It Costs Nothing)

It's also the backbone for developing trust.<p>Take all the great leadership traits you've heard or read about that come to your mind. What floats to the top?<p>Typically we think exceptional communication skills, superb emotional intelligence, or the inspirational leader who enrolls followers to …

NFL Reportedly to Insert Data Chips into Footballs for Select 2016 Games

In an initiative to more precisely analyze place-kicking and ball placement, the NFL is reportedly finalizing plans to put custom data chips in certain game footballs.<p>ESPN.com's Kevin Seifert reported the technological development Sunday, indicating the footballs would be deployed throughout the …

Report: Miami Rents 'Likely to Tumble' as Inflection Point Nears

The latest on Miami's pre-construction condo market<p>In a recent in-depth report of the Miami pre-construction condo market, Andrew Stearns of Stat Funding sees an inflection point approaching if market trends continue as inventory soars, projecting a 540-percent increase in resale condo supply …

Why we love these 5 data visualization tools (and you should, too!)

If you are from the finance, sales, marketing or operations sector, then you must have noticed that massive data is crawling into your everyday life. …

What Is Predictive Analytics? - 3 Things You Need to Know

<b>Predictive analytics</b> is the process of using data analytics to make predictions based on data. This process uses data along with analysis, …

19 Data Science and Machine Learning Tools for people who Don't Know Programming

<i>This article was originally published on 5 May, 2016 and updated with the latest tools on May 16, 2018.</i><p>Introduction<p>Programming is an integral part of …

10 renovations that can increase your home's resale value, according to the HGTV's 'Property Brothers'

Jonathan and Drew Scott, stars of the HGTV show "Property Brothers," know some renovations are smarter than others.<p>"It's often frustrating and unpredictable, but the payoff can be absolutely amazing," they write in their book, "Dream Home: The Property Brothers' Ultimate Guide to Finding & Fixing …

Home Improvement

Six categories of Data Scientists

We are now at 9 categories after a few updates. Just like there are a few categories of statisticians (biostatisticians, statisticians, …

7 Data Visualization Types You Should be Using More (and How to Start)

Unique data visualizations are more memorable, and add variety for the audience — even the most clear and straightforward visualization types lose …

100 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Money Before You're 35

My daughter is choosing her high school courses this month. I can’t tell you how much this terrifies me. I want her to make all of the right choices. The scary part is that I don’t know what choices actually are the right ones. You see, she’s my oldest and I’ve never done this parenting thing …

3 Resistance Flexibility Workouts to Try at Home

<b>Hamstring Stretch</b><p>Lie on your back and bring your right thigh toward your chest. Now bend your right leg so your right heel is near the back of your …

Data scientists keep forgetting the one rule every researcher should know by heart

The results are in: Skipping breakfast is associated with heart disease. But that doesn’t necessarily mean breakfast deserves its reputation as the most important meal of the day.<p>Harvard University medical researchers have concluded that American men between the ages of 45 to 82 who skip breakfast …

Financial Services

Do You Have a Digital Estate Plan for Your Online Assets?

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — In this digital age, people amass an electronic wealth of sorts in social media sites, photo-sharing sites, and online …

Social Media

Friends of Eater Recall Their Single Best Meals of 2015

<i>As we put a cap on 2015, Eater surveyed a group of friends, writers, and all around experts for their take on the past year. We asked them eight questions: from Top Standbys to Top Newcomers, from Best Meals to Restaurants Broken Up With. All will be answered by the time we turn off the lights at</i> …

The World's Billionaires Are Flocking To Miami's Insanely Luxurious Porsche Design Tower

The 60-story Porsche Design Tower is no exception, and now it's attracting billionaires at rapid speed.<p>Though it won't be ready for move-in until 2016, 22 billionaires (2% of the world's total) have purchased units there so far, according to the Atlantic Cities. And they're going fast — 80% of the …

Real Estate

This Is What It Would Be Like If LeBron Was in the Dunk Contest

LeBron James slammed home a majestic windmill dunk against the Sacramento Kings on Friday after Mario Chalmers picked Rudy Gay's pocket and threw a sweet backward over-the-head pass to his superstar teammate.<p>Again, this will only make NBA fans wonder what a Slam Dunk Contest would be like if LBJ …

The Speediest Skillet Recipes on the Planet

Type Your Own Animated Movie With This Crazy Software

Inside this playful screenwriting software may hide the future of filmmaking: You simply write what you want to see, and that vision plays on screen.<p>Here’s how Hollywood works today: Somebody writes a script. And especially if it’s an animated feature–a piece that will take hundreds of Pixar …