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This Infographic Breaks Down 52 of The Most Common Misconceptions

You'd think that in the age of the internet, where more information than we can possibly consume in several lifetimes is at our fingertips, stubborn …

The Mac Is a Magical, Convertible, Works-for-Everyone Coat

Mac coats, like the one worn effortlessly here by Patrick Stewart in the pages of <i>GQ</i>, are one of the easiest ways to gradually slide into coat season—and they're practical, too! The water-repellent outerwear staple delivers the same British gentleman vibes as your classic trench, but in a stripped …

The most photographic spot in the US?

A former biology teacher turned naturalist guide, Kurt Johnson has traded in the classroom for the great outdoors at Grand Teton National Park, located in a rare ecosystem.<p>“Beavers hate the sound of running water; they are always looking for ways to stop it.”<p>We couldn’t tell if Kurt Johnson, our …

National Parks

How to Clear Your Cache on Mac OS X Yosemite (2015)

The Right Way to Ship Software

An open letter from a former Facebook and VMware engineering executive on how startups can best structure their release processes. <br>Continue reading …

Product Management

Combat & Casualty Care Q2 2015

Combat & Casualty Care Q2 2015<p>Follow<p>Combat & Casualty Care Q2 2015<p>In the first issue of 2015, Combat & Casualty Care brings readers military medicine …

Which Glasses Are Right for Your Face Shape?

Pick from these seven frames for every face type.<p>Finding the right glasses always seems to fall under one of two extremes, depending on your face and disposition: either <i>everything</i> seems to work just fine, and picking the right pair is a matter of details, or <i>nothing</i> seems to fit, and the world just …

Hedvig Launches Its New Distributed Storage Platform Out Of Stealth, Secures $12M Funding

The launch of a new storage platform, even a distributed one, may not get your heart racing, but Hedvig, which is launching out of stealth today and announcing a new funding round, has the kind of pedigree that makes it worth a closer look. Hedvig was founded by Avinash Lakshman, who previously …

A Definitive Ranking Of The Cutest Puppies

Happy National Puppy Day!

Cute Animals

OpenStack's Dirty Little Secret: It Doesn't Scale

OpenStack remains the open-source community’s cloud of choice, mustering tens of thousands of minions as it marches on toward cloudy relevance. That same community has turned OpenStack into a morass of competing projects and priorities, but there’s one area where OpenStack dearly needs even more …

Understanding Software-Defined Storage, Part One

Storage systems are essential to the data center. Given the exponential rate of data growth, it is increasingly becoming more and more challenging to …

DevOps

Future Of EdTech 101: Automation, Curation And Gamification

Education is one of the fastest progressing industries. Today, research, materials and communication can be shared instantly and globally. However, information technology is hardly at its full potential, particularly in education. As a college senior set to graduate in 2015 and asked to write an …

Education Technology

10 enterprise startups to watch in 2015

Enterprise startups have been growing with tremendous force. Here are 10 new companies you should watch this year.<p>Enterprise startups proved a hot …

Elon Musk Uses This Ancient Critical-Thinking Strategy To Outsmart Everybody Else

But while he dropped out of the program after only a few days, the field left an impression on the billionaire-to-be.<p>Perhaps most crucially, it trained him in <b>"first principles thinking,"</b> a mode of inquiry that relentlessly pursues the foundations of a problem.<p>"I think it's important to reason from …

How To Fold A Pocket Square | The Art of Manliness

The pocket square is a small accessory that, when added to a get-up, allows men to express themselves and vary their look without having to buy a …

Fix Wi-Fi Problems in OS X Yosemite

Some Mac users who upgraded to OS X Yosemite have discovered a variety of wireless network connectivity issues, ranging from dropping wi-fi …

Use This Clever Trick To See Your iPhone's True Signal Strength

Ever find yourself questioning how accurate those little signal strength dots are on your iPhone?<p>Luckily, there's a trick to reveal your iPhone's true signal strength, and it takes less than a minute to enable.<p>First, you'll need to access a hidden app on your phone called Field Test Mode. To do …

Debunking The 7 Myths of Marketing In The Enterprise

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Mamoon Hamid is a general partner at The Social+Capital Partnership.</i><p>Over the last few months enterprise giants Oracle and Salesforce have put on shows featuring the likes of Hillary Clinton and Bruno Mars reminding all of us in the enterprise world that marketing matters. While most …

The Network Iceberg and Docker Networking

The Network Iceberg<p>The impact of compute virtualization on the data center network has been profound. There are more virtual ports then physical …

Entrepreneurs, here’s how to think about your valuation

A couple of discussions related to our portfolio companies last week led to me write this blog post. The timing could not have been better, since there have recently been some great posts related to this topic from Jamie McGurk and Stephen McDermid at Andreessen Horowitz, and from Fred Wilson at …

Open SDN and NFV: A Primer for Network Operators

This is part 1 of our deep dive into Open SDN and NFV blog series. To read the next segment that answers whether openness is important in networking, …

How to Stop Negativity from Dragging You Under

Don't let bad feelings get the best of you. Instead, heal your anger with these simple practices from some of the top spiritual leaders in the world, …

Deepak Chopra

Keyless SSL: The Nitty Gritty Technical Details

We announced Keyless SSL yesterday to an overwhelmingly positive response. We read through the comments on this blog, Reddit, Hacker News, and people …

SDx, SDN, NFV, Cloud, IoT & 5G News Articles | SDxCentral

Performance Vision’s software will be rebranded as Skylight PVX.<p>The company touts easier deployment and management compared with rivals.<p>The startup’s …

Road Trip: British Columbia, Canada

This tour has a bit of everything: first-rate museums, strait crossings, and spectacular scenery.<p>From western Canada's waterfront cities to the Coast Mountains' glacier-draped heights, this tour has a bit of everything—first-rate museums, strait crossings, and spectacular scenery mixed with history …

Western Canada

Collecting Docker Container Data with Fluentd

How to build and run your first deep learning network

When I first became interested in using deep learning for computer vision I found it hard to get started. There were only a couple of open source …

Google Kubernetes - Analytical Evaluation

Kubernetes

What is deep learning, and why should you care?

<i>Editor’s note: this post is part of our Intelligence Matters investigation.</i>When I first ran across the results in the Kaggle image-recognition …