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NFL Power Rankings 2018: Examining the Best Teams Before Start of Regular Season

We're one week into the 2018 NFL preseason. After watching rookies and backups handle the majority of snaps, let's take a look at the rosters from a wide-scope lens to examine the best teams with full power rankings.<p>First, we'll go through the factors that went into the hierarchy below. Instead of …

Football (U.S.)

5 years after Facebook exec Sheryl Sandberg's famous book told women to 'lean in,' it appears that advice advice may have mixed results

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg changed the whole conversation around women in the workplace with just two words: "Lean in."<p>The Facebook COO's famous 2013 book encouraged women to hone their negotiation tactics, strive to fill leadership roles at work, and tackle their professional lives full-throttle. …

Sheryl Sandberg

9 Software Architecture Interview Questions and Answers

A software architect is a software expert who makes high-level design choices and dictates technical standards, including software coding standards, …

Software Development

Dijkstra's algorithm in python: algorithms for beginners

<i>Photo by Ishan @seefromthesky on Unsplash</i><p>Dijkstra's algorithm can find for you the shortest path between two nodes on a graph. It's a must-know for …

Python Beginner Tutorial: for Loops and Iterators

Introduction and the Anatomy of a For Loop<p>So we'll start off with some basics so everyone is on the same page. The basic anatomy of a for loop is a …

Index of Best AI/Machine Learning Resources

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning field is getting a lot of attention right now, and knowing where to start can be a little difficult.<p>I’ve …

The Stanford Prison Experiment was massively influential. We just learned it was a fraud.

The most famous psychological studies are often wrong, fraudulent, or outdated. Textbooks need to catch up.<p>The Stanford Prison Experiment, one of the most famous and compelling psychological studies of all time, told us a tantalizingly simple story about human nature.<p>The study took paid …

How to Clean a Keurig Without Buying Fancy Equipment

It only takes 4 simple steps to clean a Keurig.<p>Almost everyone owns one, but not everyone knows how to clean a Keurig. They come in a rainbow of …

Data Science Tutorials & Resources for Beginners

<i>If you want to know more about Data Science but don't know where to start this list is for you!</i><p>📈<p>No previous knowledge required but Python and …

How to use Alexa as an intercom

Since Amazon first enabled voice calling and messaging between its Echo-branded smart speakers, it's also added various ways Alexa users can communicate with one another using their Echo speakers, be it with friends or family members across the country or across the house.<p>Drop In, for instance, …

The 6 Best Snacks for Anyone Cutting Out Sugar, According to a Nutritionist

If you’re trying to wean yourself off sugar, you know that eating on the go can get tricky. So many packaged (and easily portable) foods are full of …

Nutrition

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Big Data And AI: 30 Amazing (And Free) Public Data Sources For 2018

Machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchains, predictive analytics – all amazing technologies which have promised to revolutionize business and society.<p>They are useless, however, without data. Fortunately for businesses and organizations which don’t have the resources to methodically …

Machine Learning

14 Apple Watch Tips & Tricks You Might Not Know About

For the past few months, I have been using the Apple Watch Series 3. But I have been a bit lazy. I have kept it tethered to my iPhone so I haven’t …

50 most useful Alexa skills

Out of the box, Alexa can do an impressive number of things. It can stream Amazon Music or Spotify, control your Philips Hue smart bulbs or anything connected to a SmartThings hub and integrate with IFTTT for a laundry list of other functions. You can also order millions of products off Amazon …

Understanding And Using REST APIs

There’s a high chance you came across the term “REST API” if you’ve thought about getting data from another source on the internet, such as Twitter …

Software Development

Check if your Chromebook is protected against the Meltdown vulnerability

The Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities are serious, with very few devices not impacted. Google's Chrome OS, which most commonly runs on laptops , isn't immune.<p>To help reassure users, Google has published a list of Chrome OS devices. The list was first spotted by Android Police and includes a lot …

Google

A Beginner’s Guide to Data Engineering — Part I

Data Engineering: The Close Cousin of Data Science<p>Motivation<p>The more experienced I become as a data scientist, the more convinced I am that data …

Big Data

Learning Python: Best free books, tutorials and videos

There's a wealth of free resources out there, including books, sites, videos, and even courses.<p>If you want to learn a programming language in 2018 …

Python Programming

The 10 Most Popular Courses on Coursera in 2017 (and 2,000 Courses You Can Take for Free in January, 2018)

Back in 2012, Coursera started offering MOOCS (Massive Open Online Courses) to the world at large. And they've since amassed some 28 million …

Understanding Microservices and Microservice Architecture

Have you noticed what a cornucopia of buzz-words the technology world is? It seems that we’re in a never-ending quest to put as many words before …

Account Suspended

40 Essential Instant Pot Links

Because I've been experimenting with the Instant Pot quite a bit lately, I've been getting a lot of questions. Many times my answer is a link. A link …

5 Most Important Tools That Every Developer Should Be Equipped With

Whether you are a web developer, a desktop developer or a mobile developer, you will need to have your tools ready to build anything. While there are …

Notepads

Guidemaster: Everything Amazon’s Alexa can do, plus the best skills to enable

Make the most out of Alexa by using these features and skills each day.<p>If you've just introduced one of Amazon's Echo devices into your home and feel …

Why the Australian Defence Organization Is Recruiting Cyber Analysts on the Autism Spectrum

It seems like every week brings news of yet another major cybersecurity breach. Evidence suggests that the bad guys are getting smarter and more professional. Nowhere is the problem tougher than in national defense, where sophisticated actors, including nation states, engage in cyberwarfare. A big …

How to Access Lynda’s Learning Database for Free

If you’re looking to get a headstart on your New Year’s resolution and finally edit those family photos, learn a new programming language, or get a …

Everything you need to know about using Tor Browser

As smartphones and IoT devices are more geared to gathering users’ personal information, and governments are more interested in knowing everything …

Privacy

How to switch from Chrome to Firefox Quantum in under 2 minutes

Having used Chrome for ages, I’ve gotten used to the browser’s sluggish performance and gluttony for system memory, and I’ve a feeling I’m not alone.<p>With the launch of Firefox Quantum, we can finally break free from those shackles: the latest version of Mozilla’s browser uses an all-new CSS engine …

Google