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You Don't Need A Fancy Education To Start A Data Analytics Career

When I taught statistics classes, the diverse backgrounds of my students was a constant source of variety and challenge.<p>At the start of nearly every introductory class, someone would timidly apologize. “Please bear with me. I haven’t used statistics since I was in school. That was ten [or 8, or 3, …

Data Science

How to build a gaming Hackintosh on the cheap: hardware

I recently decided it was time to get a proper desktop computer. I needed it predominantly for work, but I wanted it to be powerful enough to play the latest games in 1080p without worrying about stuttering or terrible frame rates.<p>The new Mac lineup didn’t offer a perfect fit — the Retina 5K iMac …

Gerber Downrange Tomahawk

"Ancient instrument of war." It has a nice ring to it, doesn't it? So does "tomahawk" and "smashes through walls like Thor on a coke binge." Gerber's …

Worse than Heartbleed? Today's Bash bug could be breaking security for years

Linux users got a nasty surprise today, as a security team at Red Hat uncovered a subtle but dangerous bug in the Bash shell, one of the most versatile and widely used utilities in Linux. It's being called the Bash bug, or Shellshock. When accessed properly, the bug allows for an attacker's code to …

Wacom’s New Stylus Series Offers A Digital Pen For Every Scribbler, Sketcher And Note-Taker

Wacom has a series of new stylus devices for tablets and smartphones that it’s launching today, including three new Bamboo devices and a new Intuos version, with two aimed specifically at the iPad with special Bluetooth-powered pressure sensitivity abilities. Two entry-level Bamboo styluses offer a …

Follow the leader.

Follow the interviewerâ??s rhythm. Donâ??t try too hard and talk too fast. Answer concisely and with a confident, calm manner. Pause before you respondâ??even repeat the question if need beâ??to buy yourself some moments to gather a measured answer.

The NSA Intercepts Laptops Purchased Online to Install Malware

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>According to a new report from <i>Der Spiegel</i> on the National Security Agency's top team of hackers, the …

Vancouver greets prostitution ruling with relief

In the city where serial killer Robert Pickton picked up more than two dozen women from the Downtown Eastside sex trade, the Supreme Court of Canada ruling that essentially decriminalizes prostitution was greeted with relief by advocates and city politicians.<p>And many said Vancouver likely will not …

Compilation of the best Vines of 2013

[Video Link] Over 60 entertaining Vines in one compilation video. <i>(Via Uproxx)</i>

When Games Make Break-Ups Even More Difficult

Having an ex in the age of Facebook is no easy thing. Between social networks and texting, it's difficult to feel as if you can completely cut ties …

Relationships

Emails That Land Jobs: The Best Way To Shine In A Follow-Up Note

110.<p>That’s how many emails most “working professionals” send and receive every day.<p>The bad news? <b></b>That’s a whole lot of noise—and it can feel difficult to pop out from the pile, especially when you’re trying to lock down a new job opportunity.<p>The good news? Most emails are poorly written, awkward, …

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Business (Canada)

2014 Mercedes-Benz S-class: "Effortless Superiority"

The best car in the world? Benz seems to think so.<p>Daimler hasn’t ever claimed its S-class sedan is "the best car in the world"—that was the prerogative of Rolls-Royce. But by any objective standard, it was the S-class that ruled for decades. This hegemony was seriously challenged in 1986 when BMW …

Crazyflie Nano Quadcopter Kit 10-DOF with Crazyradio (BC-CFK-02-B)

This is old version Crazyflie, you can consider upgrated product Crazyflie 2.0 DIY Kit as substitute product.<p>Ever wanted a development kit that …

The Best Antivirus App for Windows

Windows has more antivirus programs than we can count, and none of them are quite perfect. Right now, we recommend Avira for the best balance between …

The Art Of The Email Introduction: 10 Rules For Emailing Busy People

<b>Email is broken.</b> Do you know anyone who loves email? I don’t – it can be frustrating and it doesn’t scale well, and there aren’t enough hours in the day to process it all. But for many executives it’s the reality of how a lot of business gets done, and everyone has to deal with it and make the best …

The Biggest Cyber Attack In History Is Taking Place Right Now

These DDoS attacks bombard targeted web servers with so much dummy traffic that people trying to access a site for legitimate purposes are unable to do so. It's most analogous to a traffic jam on a highway with no one able to move.<p>The BBC says that security experts are describing it as "the biggest …

MI5 and industry join forces to fight cybercrime

Cyber-security experts from industry are to operate alongside the intelligence agencies for the first time in an attempt to combat the growing online …

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG

The style rebel steps on the gas.<p>Subtlety doesn't cut it anymore in Stuttgart-Untertürkheim. The new CLA-class, proclaimed a "style rebel" by design chief Gorden Wagener, has made that clear with its voluptuous lines and playful styling elements. This "four-door coupe" appears compact, but it’s …