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Filter as you type [Quick VBA tutorial]

Filtering a list is a powerful & easy way to analyze data. But filtering requires a lot of clicks & typing.<b> Wouldn’t it be cool if Excel can filter</b> …

Eli Manning and the Art of Putting a Price on Highlights

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning wants to be the highest-paid player in the NFL as he enters his contract season in search of a lucrative extension, an absurd demand. Does Manning honestly think his future play will justify such an insane amount of money?<p>Or does he think he should be paid …

Opinion: What you don’t know about the stock market can haunt you

It takes a Wall Street villager to set investors straight about the stock market.<p>That’s why I recently interviewed Jeff Bierman, the former chief …

William Chen's answer to How can I become a data scientist?

<b>Here are some amazing and completely free resources online that you can use to teach yourself data science.</b><p>Besides this page, I would highly …

Southeast Asian Restaurant Booking App Offpeak Gets $800,000

Offpeak, a Malaysia-based restaurant booking startup, has raised a Series A round of $800,000 led by Gobi Partners. The company will use its new capital to expand into Southeast Asian cities, starting with Bangkok, and find more restaurant partners.<p>As it name implies, Offpeak helps restaurants get …

Food & Dining

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Microsoft 365 Blog

Imagine an analyst who can quickly analyze and present data to help you see if you are meeting your business objectives such as increase profits, …

Apps

Hadoop powers big data digital marketing platform

'Data-driven transformation' is a hot topic these days, particularly in marketing, which in most organizations is keenly feeling the pressure of data …

3 big data science trends that will change business software

At first it seemed like a trickle, but in the past few months the cascade of data science-driven products and strategies from enterprise software …

An Introductory SQL Tutorial: How to Write Simple Queries

Sql

Microsoft's New BI Tool Plays Nice, Even With 3rd Party Vendors

If you haven’t at least experimented with Microsoft’s business intelligence visualization tool Power BI yet, now there are no excuses left.<p>Microsoft …

8 cool tools for data analysis, visualization and presentation

Reporters wrangle all sorts of data, from analyzing property tax valuations to mapping fatal accidents -- and, here at <i>Computerworld</i>, for stories …

How to Setup Source Data for Pivot Tables - Unpivot in Excel

How to Structure Source Data for a Pivot Table & Unpivot<p>This post will show you the proper way to setup or organize your source data for a pivot …

The Sobering Trailer For This New Documentary On Campus Rape Is Bone-Chilling

The campus rape epidemic is jarring, and my only discomfort in calling it “an epidemic” is that I sincerely doubt that any of this is new. Sexual …

How To Build A Decent Business Website For Just $100

As a web designer, I obviously want to help businesses by designing sites that will make the best impression on their customers and visitors. However, getting a professional website designed and coded can cost thousands of dollars and many small business owners simply do not have that kind of …

Web Design

Udacity

Fix Your Forward Neck Posture With These Easy Stretches

As we hunch over our computers and phones, lean forward to cook and wash dishes, and generally just continue aging, we develop this forward head look …

Hack into Password Protected VBA Projects – Bacon Bits

A few days ago, I had to pull out one of my old tricks to hack into a password protected VBA module. The file I was working on was protected by a …

Boot Camp

The One Move That'll Help You Get Strong, Toned Abs FAST

A trainer shares her go-to exercise for a flat tummy.<p>It's time to stop cranking out endless crunches if you want to achieve killer abs. Holly Perkins, C.S.C.S., recommends one basic move that you can do in your living room: the single-leg holding plank. "It's a bit challenging, but it's super …

Seven Important Lessons from World Religions Everyone Should Know

It doesn't matter if you're an atheist, devout follower of your faith, an agnostic, or anywhere in between—there's wisdom to be learned from the …

How to Rip a DVD to Your Computer

Say you have a movie on DVD, but you want to watch it on your phone, tablet, somewhere else. You can “rip” that DVD—or turn it into a movie file on …

The Best Home Remedies for Any Ailment, Backed By Research

Home remedies are awesome ways to fix common little problems like hangovers, headaches, acne, and just about everything else. But how much research …

Final Fantasy VI Review

Arguably the finest Final Fantasy title out there (and believe me, there are plenty of arguments over which rules the roost) [<i>Editor's Note: argument</i> …

Fixing bloated file size and slow calculation in Excel

Big trouble in little spreadsheet<p>Excel Howtos , hacks , Learn Excel , Posts by Jeff - 44 comments<p>Howdy folks. Jeff here. I recently gave a …

How to Handle the Most Common Roadside Emergencies

Be prepared for breakdowns and roadside car problems like flats, dead batteries, and mechanical trouble with this glovebox guide to emergency …

Find Unadvertised Job Openings with a Clever Google Search

Most job openings at most companies go unadvertised—that is, they're posted on their site, but they're not farmed out to recruiters or posted on …

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The Job Habit That Can Burn You Out

There's a better way to impress your boss—without going crazy<p>Faking it is just as bad in the boardroom: Hiding your real emotions during meetings makes the time less effective—and can leave you so exhausted, you’ll quit, reports a new study in the <i>Journal of Occupational and Organizational …

The Big 8

To get your abs to pop, you need to lose body fat and strengthen your abdominal muscles. While doing crunches and situps may activate the abs, these …

Workouts

Secrets Of The Extremely Fit

<i>By Andrew Heffernan, C.S.C.S. for Men's Health</i><p>There's no way around it: To gain muscle and lose flab, you have to pay the iron price. And sweat buckets. And rethink your grocery list. But the ultimate cost (in time, especially) depends on what you know. In our never-ending quest to help you get in …