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Python Regular Expressions Cheat Sheet

The tough thing about learning data is remembering all the syntax. While at Dataquest we advocate getting used to consulting the Python …

Python Programming

Everything you need to know about the complex relationship between Ripple and cryptocurrency XRP

LONDON — XRP, often known as Ripple, is the world's third-biggest cryptocurrency and worth over $30 billion.<p>XRP shares a logo, and the name Ripple, with Ripple Labs, a payments company using blockchain technology for cross-border transfers.<p>Both the currency and the company were founded by the same …

Cryptocurrency

5 easy-to-use tools to discover new ICO’s and cryptocurrencies

The last few decades have witnessed the rise of people who made their fortunes off the internet.<p>Some of these enterprising individuals built companies from an initial idea to global behemoths worth billions, while others became rich by investing in the stocks of internet-driven firms such as …

GitHub, Struck by Record-Breaking DDoS, Walks It Off

Yesterday, the internet’s favorite code repository, GitHub, was hit by a record 1.35-terabits-per-second denial-of-service attack—the most powerful …

MIT's automated machine learning works 100x faster than human data scientists

Auto Tune Models (ATM) is an automated system that beats human-designed machine learning solutions for 30% of datasets tested.<p>Building a slide deck, …

5 Sectors Blockchain Is Disrupting That Are Not Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency is just the start. Blockchain could make elections unhackable and provide flawless cybersecurity.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For a few years now, "blockchain" and "cryptocurrency" have gone hand-in-hand. The blockchain concept is complicated, and …

Blockchain

Here's Everything You Need to Know About Ethereum, The Next Big Cryptocurrency

A crash course on Ethereum.<p>By now, everyone's heard about the meteoric rise of Bitcoin. The cryptocurrency smashed a record-breaking US$8,200 on …

How to stop over 400 sites logging everything you type: A complete list of every site using session replay scripts

Here's how you can protect yourself from one of the biggest security flaws on the internet<p>You've read the news about session replay scripts and how …

Meet the Hacker Who Busts Child Pornographers on the Dark Net

Einar Otto Stangvik talks with us about online child pornography, self-developed hacking tools, the police who ran the abusive sites—and why he comes up with the best ideas while dreaming.<p><b>A version of this article originally appeared on Motherboard Germany.</b><p>In October, the Norwegian hacker Einar …

Darknet

The non-techie’s guide to machine learning

You find yourself at another startup meetup, leaning against the bar and sipping away at your drink. <i>Tonight’s the night</i>, you think to yourself.</i> …

Blockchain Gets a Wall Street Win: ‘We Know the Thing Works Now’

The prospect of blockchain technology remaking financial services just moved a step closer to reality after banks including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. …

Blockchain

I Learned a Lot About Strong Company Culture From Jeff Bezos -- But There's 1 Strategy I Won't Copy

As one of the first employees on the Amazon Web Services team, one of my biggest takeaways was that the culture you create determines the company's fate.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Spending the first two years of my career at Amazon, arguably one of the most …

Amazon Web Services

Andrew Ng Wants a New “New Deal” to Combat Job Automation - MIT Technology Review

Andrew Ng would like to see a "new New Deal" that pays people displaced by technology to study, offering an incentive to learn new skills and reenter …

Artificial Intelligence

What happens when you sell your startup?

Jason Rowley Contributor<p>Jason Rowley is a venture capital and technology reporter for Crunchbase News.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Where did venture capitalists go to college?<br>• ICOs delivered at least 3.5x more capital to blockchain startups than VC since 2017<p>Entrepreneurship is not just about …

Venture Capital

The 15 Tech Companies With the Highest Signing Bonuses

But do these bonuses really make employees more loyal?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re hiring a new candidate, a sure way to sell them on a job is with a signing bonus. And one industry that’s got this down is technology.<p>Some of today’s top tech companies offer …

Social Media

Jeff Bezos’ guide to life

Here are Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ tips about inspiration, work-life balance, and how to be an inventor. Oh, and how it felt getting doused with champagne at his rocket landing. The world’s richest person displayed an unprecedented level of candor during an interview at invite-only getaway Summit …

Work-life Balance

Python Top 10 Articles For the Past Month (v.Oct 2017)

<b>For the past month,</b> we ranked nearly 1,200 Python articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (0.8% chance to be picked in …

The ex-Tesla engineer who created an FDA-compliant hangover cure made $1 million in 3 months and was almost thrown out of the country by Trump's immigration rules

Imagine accidentally creating a startup that makes a cure for hangovers. The startup turns out to be so successful, raking in $1 million in three months, that you need to quit your high-paying job at Tesla, only to then find yourself nearly kicked out of the country by the Trump administration …

Trump Administration

Southeast Asian e-commerce startup Carousell closes $70-$80M Series C round

Singapore-based startup Carousell is in the money this week after it closed a Series C round of between $70-$80 million, two sources with knowledge of the deal told TechCrunch.<p>Started by three graduates from the National University of Singapore in 2012, Carousell operates a mobile-first listings …

Startups

AI Databases: What They Are and Why Your Business Should Care

Data and business intelligence (BI) are two sides of the same coin. Advancements in storage, processing, and analysis have democratized data to the point where you don't need to be a database professional or data scientist to work with massive data sets and derive insights. There's still a learning …

How Blockchain Will Accelerate Business Performance and Power the Smart Economy

Political economist Francis Fukuyama predicted a future when social capital would be as important as physical capital, and that only those societies with a high degree of social trust would be able to create large-scale organizations capable of competing in the new economy.Two decades later, an …

Blockchain

This Weird Advice From Elon Musk Is a Must-Read for Every Budding Entrepreneur | Inc.com

Elon Musk is a man of few words, who more often than not lets his actions and delivery of results speak for himself. Results, apparently, seem to be his chosen vernacular. Having said that, there keeps coming a time when Elon drops some gems of entrepreneurial advice.<p>The founder of Tesla and SpaceX …

Entrepreneurship

Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries for Scarce A.I. Talent

SAN FRANCISCO — Silicon Valley’s start-ups have always had a recruiting advantage over the industry’s giants: Take a chance on us and we’ll give you an ownership stake that could make you rich if the company is successful.<p>Now the tech industry’s race to embrace artificial intelligence may render …

Artificial Intelligence

Get an Ethereum Blockchain mastery bundle for just $14.50!

Decentralized applications are becoming more popular, and have recently hit the mainstream thanks to Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency that relies on …

How to Spot a Machine Learning Opportunity, Even If You Aren’t a Data Scientist

Artificial intelligence is no longer just a niche subfield of computer science. Tech giants have been using AI for years: Machine learning algorithms power Amazon product recommendations, Google Maps, and the content that Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter display in social media feeds. But William …

Machine Learning

5 website development trends that rocked 2017

StaticGen combines language markups like reStructuredText or Markdown with engines for creating templates such as Jinja, to generate HTML files. HTML files developed from the process can be served and hosted by a CDN (content delivery network), or a web server without using other dependencies like …

Can Basic Income Plus The Blockchain Build A New Economic System?

To stop society’s unsustainable demand for ever-more resources, we need to decentralize and localize our economy. Combining the new ledger technology with UBI may be the way to make that happen.<p><i>This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of</i> Fast …

Blockchain
Blockchain