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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 …

Researcher Illegally Shares Millions of Science Papers Free Online to Spread Knowledge

Welcome to the Pirate Bay of science.<p>A researcher in Russia has made more than 48 million journal articles - almost every single peer-reviewed paper …

See Johnny Depp’s Epic, 50-Minute Donald Trump Parody Biopic

it’s even more bonkers than you’re imagining.<p>Some days, the universe just dumps something wonderful in your lap without warning. Friends, today was exactly one of those days. Like some sort of secret Beyoncé album launch, the good, good people at Funny or Die have released a 50-minute parody biopic …

SORTING - Visualizing sorting algorithms

ABOUT SORTING<p>Sorting a sequence of items is one of the pillar of Computer Science.<br>A sorting algorithm is an algorithm that organizes elements of a …

Something Extraordinary Is Happening in the World, And Most People Haven't Noticed

Most of us haven't quite realized there is something extraordinary happening.<p>A few months ago, I freed myself from standard-procedure society. I broke the chains of fear that kept me locked up into the system. Since then, I see the world from a different perspective: the one that everything is …

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#Blurredlines: Are Some Of The World's Biggest Brands Turning Into Technology Companies?

With no pun intended for this summer’s hit song by Robin Thicke, the lines between some traditional companies and technology companies as we know them, are blurring at a rapid pace.<p>Some brands are clearly leading the way to digitally transforming their businesses at the very core of their products, …

Eternal 5D data storage could record the history of humankind

Published: <i>18 February 2016</i><p>Scientists at the University of Southampton have made a major step forward in the development of digital data storage that …

TCP simultaneous open and peer to peer networking

Many years ago, I picked up a copy of a book which taught me a great many things about networking as we use it on the Internet today. While I haven't …

Stream and Watch your Favorite TV Shows, Movies and Live TV

Presents<p>S2 E10 Picasso: Chapter TenAfter leaving Picasso, Françoise Gilot struggles to escape his shadow. Picasso (Antonio Banderas) withdraws to create the perfect painting.<p>Aired 6-20-18 • TV-14 LV<p>SEASON FINALE<p>Aired 5-29-18 • TV-PG L<p>• • •<p>SERIES FINALE<p>Aired 8-24-16 • TV-PG D<p>• • •<p>New<p>Aired 7-10-18 • …

Surge in 'digital dementia'

Doctors in South Korea are reporting a surge in "digital dementia" among young people who have become so reliant on electronic devices that they can no longer remember everyday details like their phone numbers.<p><b>South Korea</b> is one of the most digitally connected nations in the world and the problem …

Are You Happy or Horny? A Brain Scan Can Tell

What are you feeling? For the first time, a brain scan might be able to answer that question.<p>It’s not exactly mind reading, but a new program can …

Google’s new “Moto X” superphone will spy on you 24/7, and you’ll like it

Dennis Woodside, CEO of Motorola, Google’s wholly owned phone-making subsidiary, walked onto a stage yesterday with the company’s rumored new superphone, and while he refused to take it out of his pocket, he confirmed that it’s real and that it’s launching in October of this year.<p>He also dropped a …

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Any iOS device can be hacked within one minute with modified charger, say researchers

Security researchers have discovered a way to push software onto an iOS device using a modified charger. The team at Georgia Institute of Technology says its charger was able to upload arbitrary software to an iOS device within one minute of it being plugged in. According to the researchers, "all …

Anatomy of a hack: How crackers ransack passwords like “qeadzcwrsfxv1331”

For Ars, three crackers have at 16,000+ hashed passcodes—with 90 percent success.<p>In March, readers followed along as Nate Anderson, Ars deputy editor …

What goes on when lightning strikes?

A new theory from Russian researchers suggests that lightning may be a by-product of cosmic rays. Surprisingly, despite studying lightning for …

World Health Organisation calls for greater cooperation in fight against deadly coronavirus

International efforts to combat a new pneumonia-like virus that has now killed 22 people are being slowed by unclear rules and competition for the potentially profitable rights to disease samples, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned.<p>Dr. Margaret Chan, in a blunt warning to …

The Coke Ad That Could Destroy All Other Products, Especially Coke

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WikiLeaks Leaks 'We Steal Secrets: The Story Of WikiLeaks' Transcript, Slams Film As Filled With 'Errors'

After years of releasing hundreds of thousands of sensitive U.S. government documents, WikiLeaks went the same route against a documentary about itself.<p>The anti-secrecy group released an annotated transcript of "We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks" on Twitter Thursday -- one day ahead of the …

Transcript of secret meeting between Julian Assange and Google CEO Eric Schmidt

Friday April 19, 2013<p>On the 23 of June, 2011 a secret five hour meeting took place between WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange, who was under house …

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Amazon Takes Kindle Fire HD Tablets To 170 Countries As It Ramps Up Its Appstore To Nearly 200 Markets

No, we still don’t have any word from Amazon on where it stands with a smartphone, but it’s definitely making its mobile ambitions clear anyway. Today, the e-commerce giant took two more steps in its strategy to scale up its Kindle Fire tablet business. It announced that it will now sell the two …

What Nikola Tesla vs. VCs video says about the state of Silicon Valley

Nikola Tesla. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia<p>Last night I tweeted a link to this video, about the legendary scientist Nikola Tesla pitching Silicon …

Pictures: Take a Look Through Nature’s Most Transparent Animals

Wildlife<p>A team of researchers recently announced the discovery of <i>Cyanogaster noctivaga</i>, a brand new species of transparent fish that lives deep in the Amazon. Indeed, with its transparent skin and dazzling blue belly, the discovery constitutes an entirely new genus and, despite being very hard to …

Brilliant Morgan Stanley Strategist Retires And Reminds Everyone He Only Had A Job Because Investors Are Dumb

His two-page "Downunder Daily" reports were must-reads for anyone looking for a clear, straightforward perspective on the state of the markets.<p>While we're sad to hear that he's retiring, we love his last note.<p>"Investing is an unusual profession: perhaps the only one where amateurs have a good shot …

Now and later

THE unwavering Republican line on fiscal policy is that it is unconscionable to saddle our children and grandchildren with a mountain of debt. John …

Brain-controlling magnets: how do they work?

If you were to tell people that the technology exists to manipulate the workings of people's brains, they may not believe you. That sort of thing is …

Leadership Lesson: The Difference Between Google and Apple

Google and Apple are both highly esteemed brands. Both companies share many common traits which have contributed to their success, but there is one very big difference between the two – Google plays offense while Apple has recently settled for playing defense. Apple is struggling to maintain its …