James Rohrbach

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Why Stackshare is quietly becoming a secret weapon for developers and Silicon Valley CTOs

On Stackshare, Airbnb lists over 50 services in its “stack,” Slack lists 24, and Spotify lists more than 31; these stacks are collections of different pieces of software that each company is using to run their operations, and range from infrastructure tools to communications tools to container …

Here are 200 Excel shortcuts that'll make your life a lot easier

Each workbook acts as its own separate window on your PC or Mac, while each worksheet acts as a tab within a workbook with separate cells.<p>This section of the Excel Guide offers all shortcuts you need to open, navigate between, and control all of these options.<p><i>Courtesy of GoSkills.</i>

Analytics

4 Gmail tricks I use to manage thousands of emails in under an hour

I used to spend hours managing emails.<p>I had to schedule meetings, follow up with team members, network with interesting people, and taunt the trolls who emailed me.<p>It got really messy, really fast.<p>And before I knew it, my entire day was gone.<p>So like the weirdo I am, I tested different approaches, …

Productivity

Apple Makes iMovie, GarageBand, and iWork Apps for Mac and iOS Free for All Users

Apple today updated several of its Mac and iOS apps, making them available for all Mac and iOS users for free.<p>iMovie, Numbers, Keynote, Pages, and GarageBand for both Mac and iOS devices have been updated and are now listed in the App Store for free.<p>Previously, all of these apps were provided for …

25 Dreams Homes You’ll Wish Were Yours

It’s difficult to define the things that make a house feel like a home or the characteristics that a dream home should have to actually be everything …

How to Make Immediate Behavior Changes

Most self-improvement “strategies” and even psychological interventions seek incremental progress.<p>“Be just a little bit better”. . .<p>And although this …

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Udemy co-founder Eren Bali just raised $6.5 million for his newest startup

It’s no secret that communications between patients and their doctors and pharmacists is anything but seamless. The same is true for communications between doctors and the labs and insurance companies with which they work. Carbon Health, a San Francisco-based startup, is aiming to create a …

7 Tools That Startups Should Know About Right Now

Bootstrapped startups and the entrepreneurs who run them need software and applications that help them do heavy lifting without having to hire large teams.<p>Being an entrepreneur is no easy task, and while patience and perseverance are desirable qualities, having a few tools of the trade puts the …

Infographics

Contemporary stone house rises from old ruins in Portugal

The home is located in Melgaço in the northernmost municipality of Portugal<p>This stone house in Melgaço in northern Portugal is a resurrection of two homes: the first being the site’s original two-story cottage, and the second a nearby, demolished building whose granite stones were transported to …

Machine learning newbs: TensorFlow too hard? Kick its ass with Keras

New version 2 integrates better with Google's tough but essential software libraryKeras, a popular deep learning library, has been updated with a new …

Machine Learning

Interior design ideas, architecture and renovating photos

Cozy charred-timber home offers front row seats for viewing autumn colors

If relaxing by a cozy fire and watching the beauty of the changing seasons sounds like your cup of tea, you’ll love Tinkerbox. Designed by Studio MM …

9 Backlink Analysis Tools That'll Help You Understand Your Link Profile

<i>What comes to mind when you think about creating a “good” link profile?</i><p>There is a lot of information on this subject, including steps that you can …

Interior design ideas, architecture and renovating photos

Dream clients wanting a total gut renovation of their formerly dark duplex to create an open, fun, contemporary, light infused space, fully furnished …

Top 5: from bathrooms that will wow you to patio decor ideas!

Hello there again, we are here today to present to you our top 5 articles of the week. <i>We start off with</i> <i>24 bathrooms that will make you go WOW!</i> And …

Interior Design

The property you'll want to call home

A quick fact to kick-off today’s homify 360° piece: the bungalow originated in the Bengali region in South Asia. The term was created in India and …

Interior design ideas, architecture and renovating photos

Home extension ideas: 10 looks to inspire your renovation

Ideas courtesy of Victorian terrace houses in London<p>English terraced houses, defined as side properties that connect to each other in a row, were first constructed in the 17th century, then gained even more popularity in the 19th century as high-density housing for the working class.<p>Of course, …

Beautiful Designs Framed By Black Window Trims

Choosing dark colors for the window frames or painting the trim black is a neat trick which can offer many advantages. Black is a timeless neutral. …

Interior Design

These sleek prefabs come with smart home features

Go inside a 720-square-foot “Coodo”<p>Another day, another prefab company trying to lure you into the out-of-the-box home dream. This time, Coodo from Hamburg, Germany, shows off its newly completed project, a 720-square-foot “Coodo 64,” installed in Bielefeld, Germany.<p>With rounded edges (also seen in …

Prefab Homes

With $6B in deals in 2016, ID management is a hot sector you may have missed

What technology is popular with acquirers, helps save enterprises from expensive breaches, and could even curtail the third-leading cause of death?<p>If you answered identity management, congratulations. That’s the takeaway from a Crunchbase analysis of the identity management space, performed in the …

Announcing The 2017 World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies

Amazon, Snap, Chobani, and others are changing the way we shop, eat, play, work, and live in 2017.<p>This year marks the 10th edition of our World’s Most Innovative Companies ranking. Our reporting team sifts through thousands of enterprises each year, searching for those that tap both heartstrings …

Touring Target's Open House for smart home tech

Target's feeling smart<p>Dream, try and buy<p>The Forum<p>Time to shop<p>Smart ducky<p>Get info<p>Familiar gear<p>Cinder<p>Why not take a selfie?<p>The Dream Home<p>Explore an interconnected future<p>The living room<p>Themed living<p>Exploring connectivity<p>The bedroom<p>The Garage<p>Where startups shine<p>Products in development<p>Brilliant …

New Internet Of Things Hardware Arrives At Adafruit PyCom WiPy 2.0, WiPy Expansion Board 2.0 And More

Adafruit has today announced the arrival of new Internet of Things hardware to its online store in the form of the Pycom WiPy 2.0 which provides a a …

Microcontroller

The One Thing You Should Do Before Holding Your Next Meeting

Defining the desired outcome ahead of time can help make your meetings more enjoyable.<p><i>By Mamie Kanfer Stewart, founder and CEO of Meeteor.</i><p>Is your day filled with meetings that result in wasted time? Creating a thoughtful agenda is the optimal way to set your meetings on the right path. But …

Productivity

New MacOS virus uses old Windows tricks to get into your laptop

While Mac malware tends to be a rather rare occurrence, Ars Technica reports security researchers have discovered two separate, new macOS viruses that rely on old Windows tricks to get into your laptop and steal your data.<p>One of the attacks, documented by software firm Objective-See, exploits an …

Microsoft Word

5 places you can educate yourself online for free

According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And plasticity is associated with flexibility, innovation, and joy.<p>Equally as compelling, continued learning has been shown to protect your …

Learning

5 Ways You Can Actually Make Money From Home Doing What You Love

Making money from home sounds like one of those unattainable dreams. You read about it from bestselling business authors like Tim Ferriss, hear …

Small Business