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This Favorite Warren Buffett Metric Tells Us a Stock Market Crash Could Be Coming

One of Warren Buffett's favorite valuation metrics is now at an all-time high.<p>Without question, Warren Buffett and the rest of <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b>'s …

Investing

You Won't Lose Fat and Build Muscle Unless You Do These 6 Things

If you want to build lean, defined muscles efficiently, personal trainer and strength coach Susan Niebergall says, "This is a two part equation. The first part of the equation is fat loss." You do this with nutrition and exercise. Focus on creating a sustainable calorie deficit by eating whole …

Fitness

This crash course in machine learning could be your ticket to a new career

Machine learning is a close cousin to AI, wherein computers can progressively improve they way they perform certain tasks just by analyzing data and …

Double chocolate oat cookies

I saw a report the other day saying that after decades during which life expectancy has kept on rising, in 2010 it abruptly stopped.<p>Most of us can …

Food

Timsort — the fastest sorting algorithm you’ve never heard of

Timsort: A very fast , O(n log n), stable sorting algorithm built for the real world — not constructed in academia.<p>Timsort is a sorting algorithm …

Dividend Sensei's Portfolio Update 36: To Get Rich First, You Need To Do One Very Important Thing

(Source: imgflip)<p>Introduction<p>First let me be very clear that this is my personal portfolio tailored to my specific financial situation, risk profile, …

These two men paid over $650,000 for lunch with Warren Buffett—here are 3 things they learned

The average American spends just over $1,000 a year getting lunch at restaurants. But investors Guy Spier, 52, and Mohnish Pabrai, 53, spent $650,100 …

5 body-rocking sex positions for people who like to watch

Get looking, good looking!<p>There's nothing hotter than you two in the throes. Appreciating those gorgeous visuals lets you be voyeur and/or exhibitionist, and can be a huge turn-on for both of you. These positions work regardless of who you're having sex with, whether they have a penis or are …

Morgan Stanley identified 12 trades to protect you from a stock market meltdown

It's not news anymore: Bonds don't yield what they used to.<p>The 60-40 equities-to-fixed-income portfolio has been a go-to for investors to maximize returns and reduce risk. But with inflation on the rise and interest rates creeping higher, investors are increasingly questioning the role of bonds as …

America's 100 Most-Loved Novels Were Just Announced. Did Your Favorite Make the List?

A battle between 100 much-loved novels. At the end, only one will prevail.<p>There's one simple and surefire way to get smarter: Read more books. Many of the most respected entrepreneurs--from Bill Gates to Elon Musk--are voracious readers.<p>Take a page out of one CEO's book, and you can find a way to …

With a library of 500,000 movies and shows, SelectTV puts Netflix to shame

popsci shop<p>Get one year of service for just $19 and receive a free HDTV antenna.<p>Neither Netflix nor Hulu can claim to be the biggest entertainment library on the web. That accolade goes to SelectTV by FreeCast, an awesome cable-cutting platform that costs less than a coffee per month. You can get …

Online Life

What Job Skill Is Most Lacking in the U.S.? LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner Has a Surprising Answer

American employees are lacking (sort of) one surprising skill. Here are some keys to moving it to the strength side of the ledger.<p>LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner just appeared on CNBC's <i>Squawk Box</i> to reveal surprising new research about the state of job skills in the U.S. He talked about gaps in computer …

Millions of Americans Got Free Amazon Credits From a Lawsuit, and It All Expires in 27 Hours. Here's How to Check

Remember the epic lawsuit about e-books involving Apple and Amazon? We're just hours away from a really important deadline.<p>It looks like the end is finally here. Nine years ago, Apple and Amazon were embroiled in a giant lawsuit over e-books. The net result was that Apple wound up having to fund a …

eBooks

Amazon Spent Years Learning What It Takes to Do Great Work. These 4 Steps Contributed Most to Its Success

"Skill is overrated," says Jeff Bezos. These four things are not.<p>Yesterday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos published his annual letter to shareholders, and it's got some great advice for anyone who is striving to do great work.<p>After commending Amazon employees for their commitment to excellence, and …

Cramer introduces tech's hottest new stock group: the 'cloud kings'

Since CNBC's Jim Cramer is in San Francisco this week, he wanted to go over a new stock group in technology space that's just refusing to quit.<p>"I'm …

6 Businesses That Need to Be Launched Right Now

We asked entrepreneurs the one idea they wish someone would create to help their company.<p>This story appears in the March 2018 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Entrepreneurs always need more -- more help, more time, more insight. So we asked: What's the one product you wish someone would create to …

Social Media

A study of more than 100,000 people has found that one food group is closely linked with cancer

If scientists told you there was a single lifestyle factor that may best predict whether you get cancer, you'd want to know, right?<p>Researchers in France may have found just that. After studying more than 100,000 adults for years, they found that eating processed food was more closely linked with …

Processed Food

There's an African High-Fiber Diet That Can Turn Your Gut Bacteria Into Super Fat Busters

Not long ago, scientists realized that “trillions of bacteria living in our guts have a surprising effect on our weight,” according to Dr. Oz. As it …

If a woman has these 14 qualities never let her go, scientists say

People in long term relationships will someday get to the point where they need to ask themselves: Is this really the person I want to spend the rest …

Relationships

53% Of Companies Are Adopting Big Data Analytics

• Big data adoption reached 53% in 2017 for all companies interviewed, up from 17% in 2015, with telecom and financial services leading early adopters.<br>• Reporting, dashboards, advanced visualization end-user “self-service” and data warehousing are the top five technologies and initiatives strategic to …

Big Data

Databricks on LinkedIn: “Developing Custom Machine Learning Algorithms…

Switch from Engineering to TPM

I was super excited to get my first GraceHopper Conference invite a few months back. I had never been to GHC. Plus I had my in-laws at home …

Product Management

Your Guide to Machine Learning at re:Invent 2017 | Amazon Web Services

re:Invent 2017 is almost here! As you plan your agenda, machine learning is undoubtedly a hot topic on your list. This year we have a lot of great …

Machine Learning

Introducing Vectorized UDFs for PySpark

<i>This is a guest community post from Li Jin, a software engineer at Two Sigma Investments, LP in New York. This blog is also posted on Two Sigma</i> Try …

Python Programming

Why on-disk data format matters in Cloud-based Big Data?

There are multiple formats for data persistence on durable media. On-disk layout formats play an important role in determining operational costs and …

Meet Horovod: Uber’s Open Source Distributed Deep Learning Framework for TensorFlow

Uber Engineering introduces Horovod, an open source framework that makes it faster and easier to train deep learning models with TensorFlow.The post …

New Theory Cracks Open the Black Box of Deep Neural Networks

Even as machines known as “deep neural networks” have learned to converse, drive cars, beat video games and Go champions, dream, paint pictures and …