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Emma Willis emotional after discovering family's dark past on 'Who Do You Think You Are?'

<b>Emma Willis</b> was left reeling after discovering that one of her distant relatives had an extremely violent past on an episode of <b>Who Do You Think You</b> …

Australia Introduces 'Values' Test for Citizenship

Becoming an Australian citizen is about to get tougher as the country plans a major shake-up of its immigration process — including a new test of "values."<p>Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday announced rules that require migrants to have lived permanently in Australia for four years — up …

Australia

The 18 Best Analytics Tools Every Business Manager Should Know

The goal of any business analytic tool is to analyze data and extract actionable and commercially relevant information that you can use to increase results or performance. But with so many tools available it can be difficult to know what to use and when.<p>I thought it might be useful to look at some …

Big Data

Why Management Dashboards And Analytics Will Never Be The Same Again

A picture can paint a thousand words, the saying goes. But unless we know how to decode its message, a picture can also be difficult to read.<p>Words, on the other hand, usually have a very direct meaning and are simple to understand. But critical messages can be lost if they are not used in an …

Big Data

Something for the weekend, sir? The latest in sex tech

You can control everything from your heating to your exercise routine with an app, so why not bluetooth your sex life? Robina Gibb reports on the latest tech from the Sexual Health Expo in Los Angeles<p>Today’s entrepreneurial generation might not have invented sex, but they have invented …

Sexual Health

The Future of Big Data and Analytics in K-12 Education

Complete Coverage<p>—Ramin Rahimian for Education Week<p>Are schools ready for the power and problems of big data?<p>Imagine classrooms outfitted with cameras …

This Big Data Specialist Shortcuts Business Analysis

Platfora, a four-year-old software company that specializes in data analysis, Tuesday disclosed another $30 million in funding.<p>The investment will be …

Big Data

Big Data: 12 Amazing Highs And Lows Of 2015

2015 was a tumultuous year for Big Data, with highs continuing to dazzle us with the potential world-changing power of data and analytics.<p>At the same time there were plenty of lows serving as ongoing warnings that much is still unknown about exactly how it will end up changing the world.<p>So here’s a …

Big Data

Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy

A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response …

Time Management

The 37 Best Websites to Learn Something New

Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results. These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and …

This is why Microsoft cuddled up to Cyanogen, the startup trying to take Android 'away from' Google

Cyanogen had previously said it wanted to "take Android away from Google."<p>And it's making progress. Cyanogen is now being used by more than 50 million devices, Peggy Johnson, executive vice president of Microsoft's Global Business Development, told attendees Wednesday at Business Insider's IGNITION …

Business Development

9 Useful Open Source Big Data Tools

Hadoop is not the end-all, be-all of Big Data. There are lots of other Big Data platforms and tools, many of which are open source.

Big Data

3 Companies That Turn Big Data Into What You Need To Know

We live in an era where it’s so easy to get what you want quickly. Just whip out your mobile phone and use an app to order anything from a taxi to a pizza.<p>But there is a major difference between ‘wants’ and ‘needs’. As The Rolling Stones famously sang, “You can’t always get what you want, but if …

Machine Learning

100 Data Science Interview Questions and Answers (General) for 2018

<i>Latest Update made on January 12, 2018</i><p>Hone yourself to be the ideal candidate at your next data scientist job interview with these frequently asked …

Great Tools for Creating Infographics For Free - Intelligent Head Quarters

Tools for Creating Infographics<p>Infographics provide an excellent way to get information across to people quickly and simply. These days we are …

Infographics

Is cloud-powered business intelligence genuinely useful or mere hype?

All hail democratised data. Until recently, business intelligence (BI) software was all on-premise and then only for analysts who knew how to code, …

Big Data

The top 20 tracks of 2015

20. KEITH APE – “IT G MA”<p>If one song could sum up this year’s Korean rap invasion, it would be “It G Ma” – the viral supernova headed up by gold-grilled trap king Keith Ape and backed up by other, equally eclectic members of The Cohort crew he belongs to, including mastermind JayAllDay and Seoul’s …

If the face fits: science of attraction is based on personal experience – study

US research analysing 35,000 volunteers’ preferences for wide variety of different faces finds sexual attraction is not based on genetics or other influences<p>If your partner has a face that could curdle milk, you only have yourself to blame. Scientists have found that the faces we fancy are shaped …

Genetics

7 Costly Startup Traps Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is no shortage of individuals with great ideas. There is, however, a massive shortage of individuals who can execute on great ideas.<p>The gap between idea creation and execution is often not the fault of the individuals with the …

Entrepreneurship

Starting a business is a marathon: 5 expert tips to avoid burnout

Stress and entrepreneurship go hand in hand. In addition to the high-pressure moments — such as an investor pitch or launch day — the day-to-day …

Garmin Varia Rearview Radar review: bike light that shows when cars get close

Detecting cars from 140m, the light brightens when cars approach and shows their position on a handlebar-mounted display – which gets quite distracting<p>The Garmin Varia Rearview Radar is a smart rear bike light that aims to improve your visibility, situational awareness and safety with adaptive …

Autonomous Cars

317 companies, $10B in funding, and 110K employees: Inside sales startups exploding

Inside sales is not a sexy topic. It doesn’t get a lot of press outside industry mags, and it’s not something you come home and excitedly tell your significant other about.<p>Unless you’re a venture capitalist, perhaps.<p>Because according to new analysis published by Spoke Intelligence, 317 inside sales …

Venture Capital

Impressive graph proves just how hard it is to nail a TV series finale

<b>WARNING: Some spoilers for various TV shows.</b><p>According to people who rate things on IMDB, <i>Dexter</i>, <i>Dragon Ball Z</i>, and <i>True Blood</i> rank as some of the most …

The Top 9 Startups From Y Combinator Summer 2015 Demo Day 1

Smart mattress covers, RNA diagnostics, and photosynthetic grow lights were among the big ideas that shone brightest on stage at Demo Day 1 for Y Combinator’s Summer 2015 batch. Fifty startups presented on the record, including a massive influx of hardware companies and biotech firms. You can read …

Startups

Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

A pair of engineering students created a new type of fire extinguisher that uses sound waves to put out flames.<p>Imagine if all you needed to put out fire was a subwoofer. It's an idea that has been toyed with, theoretically, over the years -- DARPA demonstrated an acoustic extinguisher in 2012, …

Engineering

This Website Lets You Chat With Your Future Self

In the future, you will be possibly living in a treehouse. If you say so, to yourself.<p>Forget your plans for 2015. A wise person would plan farther out than a year. But what is it going to be like in 20 years? If only there was some way to ask.<p>A new site called Future Self lets you. And the person …

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Famo.us shows the prettiest of 3D user interfaces for web-based mobile devices

Steve Newcomb wants touchscreen user interfaces for mobile web apps to be beautiful with enhanced 3D graphics. The chief executive of Famo.us is releasing what he calls “jaw-dropping demos” today of what he has in mind for his platform technology, which takes advantage of the WebGL protocol.<p>The …