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A New Website from Google to Help Students Learn Coding

April 22, 2016<br>Google has recently launched a new interesting website called Computer Science Education to help students learn coding and computer …

Three Ways To Become A Learning Machine

I smile whenever I look at my university diploma hanging on the wall, because everything I learned then is no longer relevant now. Does it means that we should stop wasting all this energy, time and money on university? Not really: Rather, as soon as we complete our “formal studies,” we need to …

Google and Udacity are bringing a free deep learning course to you

If knowledge is money in this progressive society of ours, then Google is seriously spreading the wealth. On Thursday, the Silicon Valley giant …

Elon Musk Opens Up a Free Training Gym for Artificial Intelligence

OpenAI, the artificial intelligence company backed by Tesla and SpaceX boss Elon Musk, is building out a new kind of free training “gym” for computer …

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

Tutorials

7 sites where you can learn a new skill for free

Learning new skills can keep your mind sharp as you age and open you up to a whole new world of possibilities.<p>The good news: You don't have to spend a lot of money for a teacher or coach to learn that new skill set - you'll find several free resources online to support your new endeavor.<p>Here are …

Online Education

9 Places to Learn Leadership Skills for Free

Check out these free online resources for leadership training.<p>Some leaders are born, but the rest of us are made. If you're too busy running your business to take high-priced and often time-consuming leadership development courses, here are 9 places to build your leadership skills for free.<p>Some of …

9 Places to Learn a New Language Online for Free

Learn a new language to further your career and enrich your life.<p>Learning a new language can enrich your life in ways you wouldn't expect, but it still sounds intimidating, doesn't it? Kids seem to pick up on new languages so easily, but once you're a bit older... well, it's tough to learn new …

Eliademy makes free learning their business

Free online education platform Eliademy has been named among Europe’s 20 fastest growing and most innovative e-learning companies.<p>istock.com/MuchMania<p>…

Free Online Diploma and Certificate Level Training Courses

Study, learn, upskill and certify for free at your own pace with 1000+ free online courses at certificate and diploma level. Educate and empower …

These 10 online courses will teach you skills you didn’t learn in college

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>GaudiLab/ShutterStock<p>A bachelor's degree may be a prerequisite for <i>some</i> jobs, but that doesn't mean spending four years at college will teach …

Online Education

10 Things I’ve Let Go and How This Has Set Me Free

<b>“I do not fix problems. I fix my thinking. Then problems fix themselves.”</b> <i>~</i> <b>Louise Hay</b><p>Looking back on my life, I came to understand that perfection was …

Positive Thinking

27 Ways to Learn to Program Online

Whether you are looking to switch careers and become a full-time programmer, want to try to build a website or app on the side, or are just looking to round out your skill set, learning to code has certainly been something a lot of people have started to do lately. And while being a programmer …

10 free online courses you can take to learn to be more productive

Finding enough hours in the day to accomplish all of your tasks or goals can be difficult.<p>Sometimes the day has slipped away and you have accomplished little, and you don't know why.<p>It is also frustrating when you know that part of the reason you cannot get everything done is because you are not …

The 10 Greatest Guitar Melodies

What constitutes a truly memorable guitar melody? Is it the note selection, the melodic rhythm, or the guitar tone itself? It’s probably a …

Best Online Classes for Job Skills - MIT Technology Review

In 2017, people flocked to online classes about artificial intelligence, cryptocurrency, and data analytics. In 2018, expect more of the same, say …

Artificial Intelligence

12 Free Online Science Courses That'll Change The Way You See The World

It's not too late to learn something new in 2017.<p>If you're anything like us, you're constantly looking for ways to expand your skills.<p>Whether you're …

150 Free Online Business Courses

<b>Econ Talk</b> - iTunes - Web<p>An award-winning weekly talk show about economics in daily life. Featured guests include renowned economics professors, Nobel …

20 Books As Inspiring As A TEDTalk — According To The People Who Give The Talks

Want to spend your vacation working on self-improvement and -enrichment? There are 20 books TED speakers want you to read this summer, and I've got …

Books

Meet Lumi, the Los Angeles startup that just raised $9 million for a packaging business

It’s not every chief executive who wakes up in the morning to a view of their office door across the parking lot from the Airstream trailer they call home, but Jesse Genet isn’t every CEO.<p>Genet is the co-founder and chief executive of Lumi, a Los Angeles-based startup that supplies the packaging …

The 7 Cheapest Franchises on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 List

Seven inexpensive franchises you can buy for less than $5,000.<p>Starting a business isn't cheap. You have to worry about all sorts of costs, from finding a location and hiring employees to more mundane things like buying supplies and paying bills. If you're looking to start a fast-food restaurant …

Small Business

15 Favorite Interview Questions to Completely Disarm Job Candidates (in a Really Good Way)

We asked readers for their favorite interview questions -- and we weren't disappointed.<p>Maybe your favorite interview question is one of the most common interview questions. Maybe it's one of the most common behavioral interview questions. Or maybe you have a less conventional interview question you …

20 Creative Ways for Introverts to Make Money

Here are some job ideas for the thoughtful and independent introvert.<p>Introverts listen more than they talk, think before they speak, prefer spending time with a tight knit group of friends, colleagues and family over massive parties and constant networking. Introverts thrive in much different ways …

Employment

Best US Cities To Visit 2018, Uber Expansion, Best Places To See Northern Lights, American Beer Festivals, Greetings Around The World, Best Wings In Each State & More

<b>Travel News</b>:<p>Skift writes that Uber Plans Expansion In Japan Despite Withdrawal Talk.<br>• Fodor’s wants us to check out 11 Weird Indian Museums.<br>• USA Today …

Visiting Waiheke

New Video!<p>Hey if you’re a lucky Passport Member, you’ll see a new how-to-edit video for today’s photo. It’s mostly a vertirama made from several …

Use These Five Tricks To Never Forget Something Important Again

“We all have a good memory; the problem is no one taught us how to use it,” says four-time USA Memory Champion Nelson Dellis.<p>Forget to send that email? Return a call? Meet a deadline? If you chalk up memory mishaps to having too much to think about, you might be making excuses. “We all have a good …

5 Books to Read Now if You Want to Retire Rich

The best retirement planning books, according to experts.<p>You might be able to start collecting Social Security at 62, but personal finance expert …

Science Says This Is The Best Way To Learn And Remember New Things

<i>Which is (are) the most effective learning technique (s) you have experienced so far? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Barbara Oakley, Co-Instructor of Learning How to Learn, the world’s</b> …

How to learn a new language: 7 secrets from TED Translators

• <b>Get real.</b> Decide on a simple, attainable goal to start with so that you don’t feel overwhelmed. German translator Judith Matz suggests: “Pick up 50 …