Elisabetta Jezek

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The Cambridge Analytica Scandal, in 3 Paragraphs

What it means for Facebook, for President Trump’s world, and for every American<p><i>(If you want to skip the preamble, see below for the three indented paragraphs. I promise they’re here.)</i><p>The Cambridge Analytica scandal is suddenly a major problem for Facebook.<p>On Tuesday, the Federal Trade Commission …

The Best British Shows You Should Be Watching

The British are coming — and you're de-freaking-lighted.<p>Tell us if this sounds familiar: Sunday nights are reserved not for football or the latest</i> …

How Successful People Stay Calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance.<p>The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that …

Emotional Intelligence

6 Simple Strategies to Instantly Reduce Stress and Anxiety | Inc.com

Whether we like it or not, the demands of modern society generate stress and anxiety. The jobs we work and the material wealth we value make significant demands on our time and energy--both of which have an impact on our emotional state. And since most people experience stress and anxiety in some …

Mindfulness

Overview of Artificial Intelligence & Role of NLP in Big Data

Overview of Artificial Intelligence and Role of Natural Language Processing in Big Data<p>Reading Time: <b>13 Minutes</b><p>by Navdeep Singh Gill | April 21, …

Natural Language Processing

How To Read People: 5 Secrets Backed By Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

Body Language

Meet Google's Secret Weapon For Understanding Language: 'Parsey McParseface'

What's in a name?<p>Language is a big ambiguous soup. Words have different meanings in different contexts, homographs exist, and humans regularly warp the established lexicon with slang. It's almost a miracle that we've built computers that can understand us at all.<p>Systems for understanding human …

Machine Learning

30 Days of Inner Strength: Why You Should Develop A Strong Mind - The Chalkboard

<i>When we think strength, we often think of how it lives in observable forms. But strength, whether physical, mental, spiritual or emotional, always</i> …

Hands-On Look at the Newly Announced Sony FE 50mm f/1.8 Lens

Introduced alongside the FE 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 last week, Sony has added its own take on the “Nifty Fifty” to their lens lineup. Aimed at photography …

New Aging: Architect Matthias Hollwich's new book explores how we can live smarter now to live better forever

Humans spend so much time and energy trying to hold onto our youth, but have we been approaching the process of aging all wrong? <i>New Aging</i> (Penguin …

How political correctness rules in America’s student 'safe spaces’

A student backlash against hearing words and ideas that oppose their own, citing emotional "trauma", is changing the culture of the American campus writes Ruth Sherlock, US Editor from Harvard University<p>As the law professor prepared for her class on sexual assault, she opened her emails to find a …

Here’s What Scientists Learned In The Largest Systematic Study Of Email Habits

For one thing, you’re shockingly predictable<p>You probably get a lot of emails. Heck, maybe someone even sent you this article in an email. And you have likely developed a systematic approach to dealing with this digital avalanche that never seems to end. Even though email has been around for about …

Fencing

What It Takes To Change Your Brain's Patterns After Age 25

Most of our brain’s patterns are solidified by our mid-20s, but it’s possible to change your brain’s pathways and patterns with these methods.<p>“In most of us, by the age of thirty, the character has set like plaster, and will never soften again.”<p>That quote was made famous by Harvard psychologist …

How to learn with zero effort

What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.<p>Face to face with the world’s leading memory experts, my mind is beginning to feel very humble. Ben Whately, for instance, tells me about the …

Language Learning

Prayer to Reduce Anxiety and Depression

<b>Prayer Heals</b><p>If you are someone who is active in a faith based community, or you have a spiritual orientation, you may have experienced the feelings …

The Best Cameras For Street Photography

I know what you’re thinking… this is just what the internet needed, another “the best of” list. I agree, these lists are typically very subjective. I …

Cameras

7 myths about Charles Darwin

Darwin coined the term "survival of the fittest."<p>Darwin was the first person to theorize evolution as the origin of species.<p>Darwin did not believe in God.<p>Darwin played shortstop for the New York Yankees.<p>These are just few of the common myths that are associated with Charles Darwin. (Well, maybe not …

Behold, atheists' new Ten Commandments

What if, instead of climbing Mount Sinai to receive the Ten Commandments from God, Moses had turned to the Israelites and asked: Hey, what do you guys think we should do?<p>Considering the Hebrews' bad behavior in the Bible, what with the coveting of neighbors' wives and murdering their own brothers, …

China for beginners: 7 first-timer fails to avoid on your trip to Beijing

Beijing's contradictions create a rip-roaring adventure for first-time visitors. Neon lights flash alongside swaying lanterns. Enormous squares yawn next to labyrinthine <i>hútòng</i> (alleyways). Catcalling market sellers and car horns provide a constant soundtrack.<p>In a city as deafening as it is …

49 Maps That Explain The USA For Dummies

The United States is mind-boggling. Right?!

How to make hard choices | Ruth Chang

3 Exercises to Master for Tank Top Ready Arms

Seeking the Key to Happiness? Research Suggests Taming the Wandering Mind

Carolanne Wright, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Eastern philosophies have advocated it for more than a millennia. Ram Dass wrote a book about it. And now, an …