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4 tips for developing better data algorithms

Algorithm quality can affect whether your company makes the right or wrong decisions. Here are some ways to make your business smarter.<p>In 2013, …

Big Data

How to: Turn a Raspberry Pi into a VPN server

A guide to building an encrypted connection to your home network from anywhere.<p>With a VPN server plugged into your router, you can create a secure, …

The first principles of programming

It’s often said that there are two ways the human mind views growth: either the fixed mentality or the growth mentality. In the fixed mentality, human growth is a function of destiny: no matter how hard you try, you can never grow beyond what innate factors have prescribed for you. The growth …

5 Online Classes To Pump Up IT Careers

Strengthen your IT skill set on these in-demand topics. New online classes make it easier than ever to bolster your portfolio.<p>9 Tips To Avoid IT …

Which Unlimited Data Plan is Best?

It’s an interesting moment for wireless carriers. For the first time in years, unlimited data plans are available on all four major U.S. carriers …

T-Mobile

Hacking it: a peek into the life of a cybersecurity professional

The 2017 news cycle was inundated with headlines about high-profile, large-scale data breaches. In their wake, millions of Americans were left wondering if their sensitive information—social security numbers and credit card details—had been compromised.<p>The apparent uptick in breaches is …

Cybersecurity

Yale Study: Sad, Lonely Introverts Are Natural Born Social Psychologists

Introverts prone to melancholy are exceptionally good at accurately assessing truths about human social behavior, without formal training or …

Top 8 Cybersecurity Skills IT Pros Need in 2018

Cloud security architecture skills to customer-service savvy are among the key IT security skills needed next year as CIOs ramp up hiring.<p>1 of 9<p><i>Image</i> …

Information Security

Load up on Cisco certification training for less than $6 per course today

popsci shop<p>These nine courses will help you ace the exams.<p>Cisco networks are used throughout the world. If you plan to work in IT, you really need to know how they work. The Ultimate Cisco Certification Super Bundle helps you become a certified expert, with nine courses preparing you for the …

How to Pick a Lock With a Paper Clip | The Art of Manliness

So you know how to pick a lock with a tension wrench and rake. This is an incredibly useful skill, which will allow you to get in your house if you …

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Machine Learning

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

How To: Hack Anyone's Wi-Fi Password Using a Birthday Card, Part 2 (Executing the Attack)

In the previous article, we learned how to set up our VPS, configure our PHP server, and developed an in-depth understanding of how the payload …

Private browsing isn’t that private after all, but MIT researchers have an answer

Incog-neato!<p>Some people clearly put a lot of faith in the little private eye mascot for Chrome’s incognito mode.<p>Incognito, of course, lets you browse …

I Tried Lush’s Magical ‘Sleepy’ Lotion and It Knocked Me Out in 15 Minutes

My arch nemesis? Sleep. I’ve tried melatonin chews, magnesium drinks, magnetic bracelets, white noise machines, eating less before bed, eating <i>more</i> …

Sensitive Skin

You Probably Won’t Get Through These 46 Genius Things On Amazon Without Spending $20

I buy <i>a lot</i> of stuff online. From moisturizer to multi-functional cooking tools that do everything but clean up the messes I make, I'm always down to …

Shopping

Google starts certificate program to fill empty IT jobs

There are 150,000 open IT jobs in the U.S., and Google wants to make it easier to fill them. Today the company is announcing a certificate program on …

How to fix all of your sleep problems with science

Strategically placing pillows is a good way to relieve all sorts of pain. If you wake up with a sore shoulder, try hugging your pillow when you're …

Sleep

Psychologists created a personality test that can expose your skills — and you can use it to strengthen your relationship

The VIA survey isn't specifically geared toward couples looking to improve their relationship. It's a 120-question assessment that measures you on 24 "character strengths," including creativity, honesty, and leadership.<p>Yet in their forthcoming book, "Happy Together," Suzann Pileggi Pawelski and …

12 Special Qualities A Man Has That Mean You Should Never Let Him Go

Some men are better than others. Yes, we're all equal human beings, but nevertheless one can easily make the argument that some men are better people …

Relationships

20 Simple Ways to Hack Your Happiness, According to Science

From taking walks to listening to music -- do small things to greatly boost your happy quotient.<p>Happiness, anger, depression, anxiety, excitement -- we’ve all experienced each of these emotions before. It’s part of the human condition and how we’re wired. But if we had the option to feel happy …

Happiness

Top Cheatsheets and Reference Guides for JavaScript

JavaScript is at the forefront of powering UI across the web. It provides us with a means to create interactive features that range from slick …

10 Little Things That Mean So Much to Women

Grand gestures and gifts aren't unwelcome — who doesn't like to be spoiled every now and then? But it's not the material objects that truly prove to …

Not Six-Pack Abs, These 20 Things About Men Truly Make Them Attractive

From fanatically gymming it out to wearing the most fashionable clothes, we're all for doing our best to make sure that we look amazing.<p><b>However,</b> …

Relationships

10 of the best beds

With so many bed frame styles around - from divans to four posters, sleek to ornate, minimalist to attention-grabbing - picking out a new bed for your room can be an overwhelming choice.<p>To make the task simpler, we've picked out the most stylish double and kingsize frames for you.<p><b>1) Montana storage</b> …

These in-sync touch lamps are perfect for people in long distance relationships

Let's state the obvious: long distance relationships aren't easy. Whether it's a significant other, a best friend, or family member, being away from …

50 'I Dos' You Should Be Able To Commit To Before You Get Married

I’m not sure when exactly it happened, but I somehow transitioned from never being able to imagine settling down to being open to the idea.<p>For us …

Relationships

15 Psychological Facts About Love And Relationships That’ll Blow Your Mind

Love may be beautiful but it's also majorly unpredictable. Matters of the heart work in their own, unique ways. Try as you may, there's no figuring …

Relationships

Science Says This 1 Thing in Your LinkedIn Profile Will Make or Break Your Chances of Getting Hired

Studies show your first impression sticks.<p>Many LinkedIn users invest hours into making their profiles look professional. They scour the thesaurus looking for a verb to describe their work experience and they tediously list every professional accomplishment they've ever achieved.<p>Yet, many of those …

Psychology