Joseph Kiragu

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Deepak Chopra On Why A Meaningful Life Rests Upon Developing A Meaningful Self

Much like the problematic nature of building a home on a flimsy foundation, so is the challenge of going into the world and creating relationships with neglect for a positive relationship with yourself.<p>This can be a daunting idea, so I sat down with Dr. Deepak Chopra, renowned spiritual teacher, …

Spirituality

Why Trade Deficits Aren't the Bogeyman Trump Thinks

It’s fair to say that U.S. President Donald Trump abhors trade deficits. Shrinking them was a cornerstone of his campaign for the U.S. presidency. …

Economics

Verizon transmits 5G to moving vehicle

Verizon's latest trial is a 'significant advancement' in developing 5G, the carrier has said, after working with Nokia on the tests.<p>Verizon and Nokia …

Internet of Things

Hong Kong politician to Trump: Kick China and Hong Kong out of the WTO

An outspoken Hong Kong politician who advocates independence for the financial and trade hub wrote to Donald Trump, calling on the U.S. president to …

Hong Kong

Why Indian Healthcare Represents the Best Opportunity for Entrepreneurs Today?

Technology is a vital cog in the wheel<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Today’s entrepreneurship is about everything smart in terms of developing solutions that could mitigate at least a …

Entrepreneurship

5 essential questions to ask yourself for pursuing the life you truly want

There’s nothing worse than doing something wrong, not enjoying yourself while doing it, but hanging on because you think it’s “the right thing to …

Motivation

Meet the Norwegian tech entrepreneur on 'Forbes 30 under 30' list who wants to protect the world’s oceans with her new innovation

Blueye Robotics Press<p>28-year-old Christine Spiten from Norway is the co-founder of Blueye Robitics – a startup that develops and sells underwater drones. They are operated from a smartphone and can explore depths far below the ocean's surface.<p>The company was founded in 2015 and now has a staff of …

Entrepreneurship

The United States didn't sign the Paris Climate Accord, but beats the whining signers

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>Take a wild guess what country is reducing its greenhouse gas emissions the most? Canada? Britain? France? India? Germany? Japan? …

Climate

Bill Gates warns of changing digital economic trends

Bill Gates writes on Gates Notes: The Blog of Bill Gates that when he entered Harvard in 1973, the drawing below "was basically how the global …

Bill Gates

The Top 5 Sexiest Female Cosplayers To Follow On Instagram

As cosplaying becomes more popular around the world, the top cosplayers have achieved a level of fame for their skill, and as is often the case, …

A lesson from krill and blue whales on happiness through humility

We <i>Homo sapiens</i> have done pretty well for ourselves. We’ve built entire civilizations, harnessing the resources of our planet to make suitable homes for ourselves in parts of the world that seemed inhospitable. We’ve figured out how to fight off infections and overcome many inherited illnesses. We …

Whales

Coordinate Geometry: Slope | GMAT practice question

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Amazon, Google And Microsoft Aim To Fix Healthcare...And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?<p><b>1 – Amazon, Google, Microsoft and others make health data pledge.</b><p>This week, Alphabet (the parent company of Google), Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, and Salesforce announced a joint effort …

Galaxy Note

[D] What topics from Linear Algebra, Calculus, Probability, and Statistics are the most important for Machine Learning?

I'm just beginning to learn Math for ML, with no background(other than high school). I see that Linear Algebra, Calculus, Probability, and Statistics …

Machine Learning

The Yemen crisis is redefining suffering and neglect - future financing for humanitarian emergencies must also be redefined

<b>* Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation.</b><p>We need to fundamentally redefine the way …

Health Care

‘Efficiency Paradox’ Review: Efficiency Is a Choice

<b>The Efficiency Paradox</b><i><br>What Big Data Can’t Do</i><br>by Edward Tenner<br>Knopf, 282 pp., $27.95<p>T<i>he Efficiency Paradox</i> is the most recent in a series of thoughtful …

Public Policy

Inside the British military base where young hackers learn to stop cybercrime

At the heart of a police operation to defend Britain from attack by cybercriminals, a 14-year-old boy was honing his skills to thwart hackers linked to a rogue state.<p>Ben Abrahmason was among a group who gathered at a military base in Wiltshire on Friday to counter fictional but sophisticated …

Cybersecurity

Network Virtualization

VMworld 2018 is a week away; are you attending? Want to learn more about NSX Networking and Security in VMware Cloud on AWS, how you can easily …

Virtualization

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ is probably right about multiple dimensions

Madeleine L’Engle’s acclaimed science fantasy novel, now a multi-million dollar film - ‘A wrinkle in Time’ tells the story of a young girl’s journey through space and time in search of her father. Although science fiction, L’Engle’s classic has strong roots in certain principles of Physics. The …

Fantasy Fiction

9 new trailers you should watch this week

Usually I write about recent movies I’ve watched up here, but my backlog of films to write about has gotten shorter and shorter for a couple reasons recently: for one, it’s summer, so I’m finding more reasons to leave the house. But also, my girlfriend and I have been playing <i>a lot</i> of <i>Breath of the</i> …

Breath of the Wild

SEO Basics: How To Optimize Your Content For Search Engines

iStock by Getty ImagesSearch engine optimization (SEO) is a buzzword that’s wildly popular throughout the marketing space. We’re all familiar with …

SEO

Meet Janet, the Most Mysterious Airline in the World

Airline callsigns seem to fall into two categories. There are the ones that are simply the airline’s name — “Lufthansa 732 Heavy” or “American …

Las Vegas

Crazy Rich Asians is a dazzling, sumptuous success

The movie triumphantly breathes new life into the Hollywood rom-com.<p>I’m not sure any Hollywood romantic comedy has hit the big screen bearing more expectations than <i>Crazy Rich Asians</i><i>.</i> It’s the first contemporary English-language Hollywood movie with an almost all-Asian cast in a quarter-century (the …

Romantic Comedy

Three simple charts show just how dedicated Google is to dominating Amazon and Microsoft in artificial intelligence

Researchers at CB Insights have released an extensive report on Google's business, illustrating just how dedicated the search company is to artificial intelligence.<p>CB Insights found that Google typically files each year more AI-related patents than the company's top rivals, including Amazon, …

Artificial Intelligence

Don't Believe The Hype: Understanding Blockchain's Limits

Every relationship goes through a “honeymoon” phase—a bit of time, generally at the start of the relationship, where everything is perfect, dreamy, and mind-blowing. In technology terms, the public has been enjoying that phase with blockchain. Everywhere we turn, we hear about blockchain’s …

Blockchain

Great white shark kills dolphin, loses meal to even bigger shark

A shocking video shows a great white shark proudly carrying around its latest victim — a dolphin — when suddenly an even bigger great white swoops in to steal the meal straight from its mouth.<p>In a video shared by Shark Watch South Australia on Wednesday, a 12-foot great white is seen successfully …

White Shark

Having Expensive Taste Is Changing Your Ability to Make Friends

"If it looks good, then party on."<p>In 2010, Lloyd Banks posed the question: “Beamer, Benz or Bentley?” Eight years have passed, and we’ve only now …

TAG Heuer

Children of the Cube

SALT LAKE CITY — There were three worthwhile vantage points for “Max Park vs. the World,” an exhibition featuring seven of the globe’s fastest speedcubers. That’s the moniker for the growing faction of people who solve Rubik’s Cube-style puzzles at mind-bending speeds. Six of them formed a relay …

Salt Lake City

Saving Lives With Tech Amid Syria’s Endless Civil War

On the Morning of April 11, Abu al-Nour was lounging at home in a small town in Syria’s Idlib Province. It was a pleasant day, and his seven …

Middle East

'Crazy Rich Asians' and the immense pressure to feel seen

Recently, the <i>LA Times</i> asked me to name the first time I saw myself represented onscreen. The answer I gave the interviewer was long and winding and …

Red Carpet