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5 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Retirement

Sometimes, we're our own worst enemies.<p>Countless workers look forward to retirement and the opportunity to do what they want with their time. But if …

Retirement

Google and Coursera launch a new machine learning specialization

Over the last few years, Google and Coursera have regularly teamed up to launch a number of online courses for developers and IT pros. Among those was the Machine Learning Crash course, which provides developers with an introduction to machine learning. Now, building on that, the two companies are …

Machine Learning

9 Best Investment Books for Beginners

Investing can't be taught in a day. But with the right teachings, developing an introductory understanding to the do's and don'ts of investing may be …

Investing

The Science Behind Leptin for Weight Loss

Leptin is a polypeptide hormone that is produced by adipose (fat) cells in your body. The leptin hormone sends signals to your brain to decrease your …

Nutrition

5 Metformin Side Effects That You Should Watch Out For

Lots and lots of gut troubles, for one.<p>ICYMI: Medications are weird and kind of complicated. Sometimes, after a drug is created to treat one problem, we discover it can actually be used to treat other conditions as well—#science!<p>That’s the case with metformin, a medication that was initially …

Diabetes

40 Sources of Lysine to Add to Your Plate

Lysine is one of the essential amino acids that your body needs to build proteins. Since our bodies can’t produce essential amino acids, including …

Nutrition

7 Deadly Sins of Retirement Planning: The Worst Mistakes People Make

Here are <b>seven mistakes people make when saving for retirement</b>. Are you making one of them? We’ll also take a quick look at some surprising retirement …

Retirement

Gut bacteria mechanism behind the anti-seizure effects of ketogenic diet uncovered

The ketogenic diet was originally developed a century ago to treat children with severe epilepsy, but how it actually worked was always unclear. Now …

Diabetes

Uizard raises funds for its AI that turns design mockups into source code

When you’re trying to build apps, there is a very tedious point where you have to stare at a wireframe and then laboriously turn it into code. Actually, the process itself is highly repetitive and ought to be much easier. The traditional software development from front-end design to front-end …

Mockups

An Invaluable Credit Lesson From Someone With a Perfect Credit Score -- The Motley Fool

Sean Williams<p>May 22, 2018 at 8:36AM<p>Whether you realize it or not, your credit score can have a major impact on your life. You're probably well aware …

Personal Finance

1 Smart Social Security Move for Americans of All Ages

Every year, the Social Security Administration issues a statement to each American worker. These used to come in the mail, but these days they are …

Retirement

Machine Learning Crash Course From Google

We’ve been talking a lot about machine learning lately. People are using it for speech generation and recognition, computer vision, and even …

Machine Learning

How You Can Use Annuities In Your Portfolio

“Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.”<p>We’ve all heard this advice, and the same can be said for investments.<p>Some people attempt to diversify by having a mix of stocks, bonds, and mutual funds. While this is better than owning shares of stock from only a few companies, it doesn’t provide much …

Retirement

Statistical Methods for Machine Learning

Thanks for your interest.<p>Sorry, I do not support third-party resellers for my books (e.g. reselling in other bookstores).<p>My books are self-published …

Machine Learning

7 Secret Gardens Where You Can Find Reprieve in New York City

The hustle and bustle of a city does not usually correspond with the serenity of a garden. In Phaidon’s latest hardcover, <i>Green Escapes: The Guide to Secret Urban Gardens</i>, the correlation is not only evident, but necessary. "Study after academic study has proven that humans as a species respond …

Landscaping

A Doctor Says This Is the Best Method of Intermittent Fasting For Weight Loss

If you've struggled with weight loss, trying every diet and exercise plan you've heard of without any success, intermittent fasting (IF) could change your life. It's not a diet but rather a pattern of eating, alternating between periods of fasting and periods of eating. Since there are no …

Holistic Medicine

Why You Must Treat Artificial Intelligence (AI) As A Very Special Technology

There are lots of technologies that attract our attention – and money – these days. We’re obsessed with blockchain, cryptocurrency, IOT, big data analytics, cybersecurity3-D printing and drones. We’re excited about virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality. We love talking about …

Artificial Intelligence

Closing The Skills Gap That's Holding AI Back

Reading the news every day will subject the reader to a deluge of hype around artificial intelligence. Depending on the perspective taken by the writer, the technology will often either be about to revolutionize things for the better, or more probably for the worse. We should be under no illusion …

Artificial Intelligence

Understanding The Six Pillars Of Digital Transformation Beyond Tech

It is no secret that we are no longer pining for the digital transformation to become a part of our lives. It’s right here, waiting for us to jump in. The digital transformation is all about technology, right? While in essence the answer is yes, it’s not the only focus. In fact, I would argue that …

Innovation

Carnegie Mellon Establishes The First Undergrad Degree In AI

Starting in the fall of 2018, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Computer Science (SCS) will offer a new undergraduate degree in artificial intelligence, providing students with “in-depth knowledge of how to transform large amounts of data into actionable decisions,” according to a statement …

Artificial Intelligence

AI-Powered Bank Accounts Of Tomorrow Are Solving The Biggest Problem With Your Finances -- You

In Canada, millions of people are handing over control of their money.<p>Not to an expensive financial adviser or bank manager, but to the Royal Bank of Canada’s artificial assistant NOMI, which moves money around and makes decisions when to save on their behalf.<p>The idea of a machine making financial …

Artificial Intelligence

Recruitment App Debut Raises $6.7 Million To Rip Up Résumés

LinkedIn made it passé to send dozens of résumés to potential employers. Now Debut is finding the perfect match for graduates with personality tests and math quizzes, degrees be damned.<p>It’s a British competitor to New York-based WayUp, and investors here seem to like its targeted approach to …

Résumés

How To Make A Recruiter Love You And Work Their Tail Off To Get You A Job

Having a talented, smart, knowledgeable and well-connected recruiter aggressively working on your behalf could help you find a great, new job opportunity. A plugged-in recruiter will provide access to some of the best jobs on the market, sell you to the company in a manner in which might be …

Employment

Explainable AI could reduce the impact of biased algorithms

On May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect across the EU, requiring sweeping changes to how organizations handle personal data. And GDPR standards have real teeth: For most violations, organizations have to pay a penalty of up to €20 million or 4 percent of …

Machine Learning

John's April Dividend Income Tracker - Retirement Accounts

Investment Thesis<p>April marks the second month that I have tracked John's dividend income from his Traditional and Roth IRAs. Unlike the taxable …

Investing

Your favorite stores are having amazing Memorial Day Weekend sales

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA Today’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Memorial Day will soon …

Shopping

Understanding the "Hanging Man" Candlestick Pattern | Investopedia

The hanging man is a type of candlestick pattern. Candlesticks displays the high, low, opening, and closing prices for a security for a specific time …

Trading

How to Get Started with Machine Learning and AI for Marketing

Artificial Intelligence is powerful and will open doors we don’t even know exist at the moment. But there are some steps you can take today to ensure …

Machine Learning

AI 101, because we can't escape the inevitable (it's free too)

Artificial intelligence plays a role in nearly everyone’s life now, so it only seems fair that everyone should also have the opportunity to learn …

Artificial Intelligence

What Minority Car Buyers Can Do to Avoid Discrimination

President Donald Trump has rescinded a policy of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau aimed at ensuring that auto lenders follow …

Finance