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It's ITIL and DevOps, not ITIL or DevOps

Senior Site Editor<p>Follow:<p>With additional automation and tools brought by the DevOps movement, IT organizations can take the collaborative, …

Project Management

I became a millionaire at 40, and I think money can buy you happiness

A couple weeks ago, something disturbing happened at work. One of my teammates (let's call him Jon) had a bad day. Jon had to deal with someone else in the organization many levels above him who is known for being cranky and difficult. When Jon called Mr. Cranky to ask a question, he was promptly …

The Glacier Point Desktop

Stranha didn’t leave a lot of information about how he made this beautiful desktop, featuring Half Dome in the center, but we can figure it out. …

Adding a Simple GUI to Your Pandas Script

IntroductionUsing python and pandas in the business world can be a very useful alternative to the pain of manipulating Excel files. While this …

Python Programming

4 questions to ask before Dockerizing your applications

Docker is famously easy to experiment with. But for enterprises with monolithic applications that are interested in Docker, there is little information about how to actually use Docker. And significant debate — even among Agile enthusiasts — about whether or not the microservices model is even …

Microservices

Asynchronous Tasks With Django and Celery

When I was new to Django, one of the most frustrating things I experienced was the need to run a bit of code periodically. I wrote a nice function …

Make an IOS App With Swift

Introduction: Make an IOS App With Swift<p>Think about it. After completing this tutorial you can tell your friends you built an app. Just sayin.<p>In this …

Router Table Basics - A Quick Tour of Router Table Techniques / Rockler How-to

For as little as it takes to get set up, and the short time it takes to aquire skill at using a router table, it's easy to see why this venerable …

Woodworking

Simple, Bedrock Rules on Personal Finance

For My Last Sunday WSJ Column, All You Need to Know in 833 Words<p>By<p>Brett Arends<p>Brett Arends<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>brett.arends@wsj.com<p>Smart money moves aren’t more complicated than you think. They’re simpler.<p>Cut through all the jargon and pontificating and technical stuff, and everything …

Personal Finance

How I Taught Myself to Code in Eight Weeks

To a lot of non-developers, learning to code seems like an impossibly daunting task. However, thanks to a number of great resources that have …

Programming

How to Get Inspiring Ideas for Starting a Part-time Business

A lot of people would love nothing better than starting their own business — but the idea of taking the leap of faith into full-time self-employment …

Arduino Wireless Weather Station Web Server

MINI LAPTOP<p>RGB LED Matrix With an ESP8266<p>Pocket Metal Locator - Arduino<p>Arduino Class<p>Hi there!<p>Congratulations on your amazing project, I'm having …

Doctor Who

What It Really Takes to Be a Professional Programmer

There's a lot more to professional programming than writing code. From working with a team to solve problems to version control, you won't make it to …

Note-Taking

So You Want To Make iPhone Apps? 10 Projects For Beginners

If you want to try your hand at creating iPhone apps, there are a few different programming languages you can learn. But only one of them was created …

DIY: Outdoor Kitchen Cart from Studiomama

Want the convenience of your kitchen when cooking outdoors, but lack space, or money? Make your own mobile kitchen cart using Studiomama‘s DIY …

DIY

Give Each Workday a Theme for Productive Momentum

Distractions at work can make you lose focus on the things you should be doing. To stay on task, use Twitter founder Jack Dorsey's method: Give each …

I Want to Write iOS Apps. Where Do I Start?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I have a little background in coding, but I'd like to make an iOS app. I'm just not sure where to get started or what tools I need. …

I Want to Write Android Apps. Where Do I Start?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I have some background in coding, but I've never touched Android development before. I'd like to get started, but I'm not entirely …

The Six Stock Portfolio Based On Billionaire Bill Ackman

Billionaire investor, Bill Ackman, has one of the best investing track records in the world. When you add back fees, Ackman has returned 1,199% since starting his fund in 2004. That compares to 119% in the S&P 500 for the same period. That’s ten times better than the S&P 500.<p>Of course, if you …

Write every day

I’ve got a Markdown file in my Dropbox that’s called “Write every day”. I created this file on April 22, 2014. Today, five months later, that …

Writing

Smart Passive Income: 10 Top Tips From Expert Pat Flynn

<b>Be sure to check out the related story, How Pat Flynn Made His First $3 Million In Passive Income.</b><p>In February 2007, Pat Flynn was working at an architecture firm making $38,000 a year. He mulled boosting his earning power by getting an architecture license, but the process would likely take six to …

How Scrivener Helped Me Organize All My Writing

Scrivener is a name that gets tossed around a lot in writing circles, but it's not immediately clear how it's useful. Subsequently, I've avoided it …

Scrivener

Eight Terminal Utilities Every OS X Command Line User Should Know

The OS X Terminal opens up a world of powerful UNIX utilities and scripts. If you're migrating from Linux, you'll find many familiar commands work …

Build a Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes

Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes<br>by Heidi of Kruse’s Workshop<p>Howdy from South Dakota! I’m Heidi, and along with my trusty husband, Brent, we’ve …

The Psychological Benefits of Writing: Why Richard Branson and Warren Buffett Write Regularly

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you attempt to envision a “writer,” I’d posit most of you see a quirky recluse, hunched over a desk in some cabin, crumpled paper strewn about as they obsessively work on the next great American novel.<p>To me, writing is so much more …

Is this the perfect investment portfolio?

Like most people who write about finance, I have a problem.<p>My job makes it effectively impossible for me to manage my own investment portfolio. When …

How to Have a Meeting That Isn't a Complete Waste of Time

A badly managed meeting can suck away time, energy and money without being productive for anyone. But it is avoidable: Here's what you should and …

Lift's Guide to Meditation Is a Data-Driven Introduction for Beginners

You already know that meditation has real benefits, both emotionally and health-wise, but getting started is easier said than done. Finding the right …

Meditation

GALLERY: Seven Common Challenges Facing Middle-Class Families at Home

The first book by researchers with UCLA's Center on Everyday Lives of Families (CELF) gives readers an unprecedented look into the middle-class …

Middle-class