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AI’s year for showing it can live up to the hype

Artificial intelligence was the technology industry’s hottest topic in 2016. This year AI will start to show if it can live up to the hype. Until …

Get those software patents fast: take advantage of special U.S. patent programs

Obtaining a patent has traditionally been a long process, which is particularly burdensome for software patents. But it doesn’t have to be that way.<p>As of March 2014, the average time between filing of a patent application and having that application examined by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office …

Jeopardy's Controversial New Champion Is Using Game Theory To Win Big

Arthur first appeared on the show on Tuesday, and has gone on a nice run of three straight wins. Thus far, he's been quick and confident with his answers and has a good brain on his shoulders. But the story is firmly on <i>how</i> he's playing, as his game theory strategies have made for a frustrating …

Go Ahead, Mess With Texas Instruments

Why educational technologies should be more like graphing calculators and less like iPads. An Object Lesson.<p>Last year, while cleaning out the basement of my childhood home, I discovered a plastic storage bin marked "Calcusoft." Inside were piles of notebooks filled with sketches, storyboards, and …

14 Fantastic Free Tools for Design Collaboration

For designers, collaborating and sharing design concepts can be frustrating. The process is often initiated over email, while we wait for feedback …

Apple iOS Is More Fragmented Than It Seems

Apple is very proud of the adoption rate for new versions of its iOS mobile operating system. Tim Cook pointed out that 93 percent of all iOS devices are using the most current version, and now Apple has published a chart illustrating how fragmented–or not, really–iOS is. The problem is that there …

The Art of One-line Pitching: A Study of AngelList

[An AngelList study about the top companies being referenced by startups in their one-line pitching. VisionMobile Sales Operation Manager, Chris …

Online Reputation Management

How you look online impacts your career.<p>Use our world-class software and services to clean up and improve your online reputation.<p>How it works<p><b>AS</b> …

Online Life

An Efficient Way to Extract the Main Topics from a Sentence

Last week, while working on new features for our product, I had to find a quick and efficient way to extract the main topics/objects from a sentence. …

Amid a barrage of password breaches, “honeywords” to the rescue

Decoy passwords would trigger alarms that account credentials are compromised.<p>Security experts have proposed a simple way for websites to better …

PBS Drops Another Bombshell: Wall Street Is Gobbling Up Two-Thirds of Your 401(k)

<b>By Pam Martens: April 25, 2013</b><p>Frontline Chart Showing Impact of 401(k) Fees Over 50 Years of Saving for Retirement<p>If you work for 50 years and …

The secret to a higher salary is to ask for nothing at all

Twenty years ago, I developed a powerful approach to negotiating that goes beyond “win-win.” It involves starting by offering the most and asking for the least. It works extremely well, but I was unable to explain why until I read Wharton professor Adam Grant’s excellent new book <i>Give and Take</i>.<p>Adam …

Employment

How To Get Your Kids Through the Grocery Store, Meltdown-Free

It’s an inevitability that every parent has to experience. A rite of passage, the “supermarket shakedown” is one that indeed shakes your …

Organizational psychologist, Wharton professor, New York Times bestselling author of GIVE AND TAKE, ORIGINALS, and OPTION B with Sheryl Sandberg

Each month I send a newsletter to 85,000+ readers on the most fascinating new ideas and evidence about work and psychology.<p>GRANTED is the only …

Sheryl Sandberg

Kodable Teaches Kids To Code Before They Learn To Read

Preschool and kindergarten are recommended times for kids to learn a new language, while they’re still in the process of learning their first one. So Grechen Huebner and her cofounder, Jon Mattingly, created an app that teaches kids to program – before they’ve even learned how to read.<p>The idea …

Stand Against Rank Thuggery In Ohio

It's time for the Popehat Signal: a call for lawyers and citizens to assist a litigant in standing up against unprincipled censorship.<p>My friend and …

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The Offline First Javascript Backend<p>A fast, simple and self-hosted backend as a service for your (web) apps, Open Source and free. No need to write …

JavaScript

4 Free Memory Test Programs (Updated April 2018)

Memory test software, often called RAM test software, are programs that perform detailed tests of your computer's memory system.<p>The memory installed …

Security Engineering - A Guide to Building Dependable Distributed Systems

‘There is an extraordinary textbook written by Ross Anderson, professor of computer security at University of Cambridge. It’s called Security …

Google forks WebKit with new Blink rendering engine for Chrome and Opera

Big news for the web today: Google has announced that it's going to stop using WebKit as the rendering engine that's behind displaying web pages in Chrome. Instead, it's forking WebKit to create its own rendering engine, called "Blink." The move, Google says, is to speed up development on Chrome …

20 Excellent Wireframing Tools for Mobile

1. Proto<p>2. Moqups<p>3. UXPin<p>4. Balsamiq<p>5. Justinmind<p>6. Fluid<p>7. Axure<p>8. Mockflow<p>9. Protoshare<p>10. Wireframe<p>11. Wireframe Sketcher<p>12. Omnigraffle<p>13. …

Fine-Tune Your Kickstarter Campaign With These 12 Tools | WIRED

<i>The Elevation Dock was one of Kickstarter's first million-dollar projects and is now one of the first products on new crowdfunding marketplace</i> …

The RESTful cookbook

Welcome to the REST CookBook<p>REST is hot! And REST is finally rediscovered by API programmers all over the world. But REST isn't always as easy as it …

Five advanced Git merge techniques : Inside 245-5D

Turn diff3 conflicts using git config --global merge.conflictstyle diff3. The diff3 conflict style adds an extra section between the new ||||||| …