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13 rules for using commas without looking like an idiot

That's according to writing coach and CUNY Journalism Press editor Timothy Harper. Harper said he's put at least one student on a "comma diet" by rationing the number of commas the student can use in a single piece of writing.<p>That said, it would be difficult to avoid using commas entirely. So it …

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R Correlation Tutorial

(This article was first published on <b>DataCamp Blog</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>In this tutorial, you explore a number of data visualization …

Find modern, interactive web-based charts for R at the htmlwidgets gallery

While R's base graphics library is almost limitlessly flexible when it comes to create static graphics and data visualizations, new Web-based …

Think Strategically About Your Career Development

In a world where the average employee sends and receives 122 emails per day and attends an average of 62 meetings per month, your boss or HR leadership simply doesn’t have the time or bandwidth to properly think through how best to deploy your talents moving forward. Instead, we have to take …

Management

Girl With Autism Sings A Stunning Rendition Of 'Hallelujah'

"It’s not just good because she’s dealing with autism ... It’s good because it’s good -- really good."<p>This 10-year-old’s rendition of “Hallelujah” would have given Leonard Cohen himself chills.<p>Kaylee Rodgers, a student who has autism and ADHD, sang the solo part for the famous tune during her …

9 Steps to Interactive Data Visualizations

<b>Bryan Merica & Matthew Eagan, Partners @</b><b>IDMLOCO</b><p>Introduction<p>Data visualization has been around for some time. We remember in the late 90's being …

The data science ecosystem

Data science isn't new, but the demand for quality data has exploded recently. This isn't a fad or a rebranding, it's an evolution. Decisions that …

Big Data

You’re doing DevOps wrong

Gone are the days of the quarterly product release cycle. To meet the evolving expectations of today’s end user, software must continuously adapt. As a result, hyper-automation of the software development process has become the thing on which companies, regardless of industry, compete. From …

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7 Ways to Stop a Meeting from Dragging On

A few years ago, when I got a speeding ticket, I was offered the option of attending traffic school in lieu of a black mark on my otherwise spotless driving record. I showed up at City Hall promptly at 6 PM, hoping my educational experience would end at the advertised 8:30 PM. The instructor was 25 …

A closely followed indicator says a 20% drop in stocks could be coming soon

To fully appreciate this risk, I prefer to look at margin debt relative to overall economic activity. When leveraged financial speculation becomes large relative to the economy, it's usually a sign investors have become far too greedy. As Warren Buffett would say, this is usually a good time to …

Stock Markets

The Most Important Leadership Competencies, According to Leaders Around the World

dave wheeler FOR HBR<p>What makes an effective leader? This question is a focus of my research as an organizational scientist, executive coach, and leadership development consultant. Looking for answers, I recently completed the first round of a study of 195 leaders in 15 countries over 30 global …

Six Ingenious, Boundary-Pushing Designs That Reinvented the Meaning of Home in 2015

The forward march of technology, a desire to preserve and repair the planet, a yearning to reintroduce nature to the urban jungle, and an …

Architecture

The success habit I wish I knew 18 years ago

<i><br>How the top 2% think. Literally.</i><p>Most people live in a reactive state. They work on stuff until someone distracts them. Then they react to what the …

What’s the Best Winter Running Gear?

<i>A:</i><p>Pro runner Max King is crushing it lately. He’s podiumed at several important races, including the Warrior Dash and Western States 100-miler. He credits his success to training hard year-round, even in the dead of winter. To teach other runners how to stay warm as snow season approaches, he …

US Marine Corps UH-1Y Venom (Huey)! Another great shot via @military_helos

New NASA Video Shows The Sun In Stunning Ultra-High Definition

Footage shows "the nuclear fire of our life-giving star in intimate detail."<p>Here's a chance to see the sun without damaging your eyes.<p>NASA has released a 30-minute, ultra-high definition 4K video of the sun called "Thermonuclear Art." The footage, which was taken by the Solar Dynamics Observatory …

Space Travel

It's Time to Encrypt Your Email: Using GPGTools for OS X

This is the second tutorial in a series focusing on encrypting your email. The first tutorial introduced the general concepts of encryption and how …

Information Systems

Ecocapsules are pint-sized solar and wind-powered micro homes

Ecocapsule is a small, egg-shaped abode that could be the perfect home for someone who wants to let it all go like Elsa and live off the grid. Its roof is decked with 600W solar cells and a built-in 750W wind turbine that store the energy they harness into a high-power battery. The structure's …

7 Clever TRICKS To Remember Names

15 must-read books by tech CEOs that will give you a peek inside their brilliant minds

And a lot of them want to share their ideas with anybody who will listen.<p>We've put together 15 of the best books written by current and former tech CEOs that will give you a peek inside their fabulous minds.

CEOs

Stanford’s Most Popular Class Isn’t Computer Science–It’s Something Much More Important

It’s called “Designing Your Life,” a course that’s part throwback, part foreshadowing of higher education’s future.<p>Before Kanyi Maqubela became an investment partner at the Collaborative Fund, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on social enterprises, he was a typical Stanford student in …

Try the Super-Secure USB Drive OS That Edward Snowden Insists on Using

We all know that Edward Snowden insists on secure email, but he's also very picky about his operating systems, too. In fact, he uses a free, …

The Surprising Amount Retirees Pull Out Of Savings

People! Why won’t they behave the way financial advisers and economists tell them to when it comes to their retirement and their money?<p>Last week, Merrill Lynch and Age Wave came out with a survey of retirees which found not only didn’t they all downsize when retiring, 30% who’ve moved since they …

Life After Cancer: How the iPhone Helped Me Achieve a Healthier Lifestyle – MacStories

I've been struggling to get back in shape after chemo.<p>Since being diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma (Stage IV) in late 2011, my life changed. Beyond the psychological and emotional consequences of how cancer affected me, my family, and my relationships, it is undeniable and abundantly clear that …

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 …

Virtualization

Why data science matters and how technology makes it possible

When Hilary Mason talks about data, it’s a good idea to listen.<p>She was chief data scientist at Bit.ly, data scientist in residence at venture capital …

A Closer Look at the Land Rover Defender Heritage Limited Edition

Ever since its inception 67 years ago, the iconic Land Rover Defender has been “the epitome of<p>Ever since its inception 67 years ago, the iconic Land …

Land Rover