Maurice Cassidy

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17 Great Photography Lighting Portrait Tips for Amazing Images

Our friend Marc Silber sat down with the multi talented Denice Duff to talk about portrait photography and her favorite tricks for getting the best …

Photography

How to run a Bitcoin full node on Google Cloud

Are you a believer in Bitcoin? If you have a stake in the cryptocurrency, one way to support your investment is to run a fully-validating Bitcoin node. Doing so will help secure the Bitcoin network by verifying transactions and blocks — thus keeping miners honest — and also helping other new nodes …

Create your own AI-powered voice assistant with Matrix Voice

The Matrix Voice development board is a Raspberry Pi add-on you can use to build your own voice assistant. I got my hands on a review unit to see if someone who is “code illiterate” could make something out of it.<p>Some people have an affinity for programming and development. I’m not one of them. …

Raspberry Pi

Photography Tutorials For Beginners: Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO, & Light

In upcoming days, we are going to share interesting Video Tutorials for beginners in photography. Here is the first video, clearly explained about …

10 Resolutions Every Couple Should Make

This year, why not resolve to make your relationship stronger?<p>Ask More Questions.<p>And pay attention to the answers. Resolving to be more inquisitive …

Electronic Remixes of 2017: Critics' Picks

A good remix takes the soul of an original tune and shines a light on something completely different. It takes the familiar, flips it upside down and …

DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts, hobbyists or students looking to create their very own DIY Raspberry Pi weather station are sure to enjoy this new tutorial …

Raspberry Pi

These Amazon best-sellers convert any car’s headlights to LEDs for just $25

There were a lot of advancements in the automotive industry in recent history that served little purpose other than to gouge customers for as much …

The ultimate compendium of erotic artworks is finally here

Sex is the oldest of human behaviours – and for as long as we’ve had the tools to do so, we’ve documented our experiences of having it, or at least of wanting to have it. A new book archives this, with over 2,500 years of erotic artworks included in <i>The Art of the Erotic by Phaidon Editors.</i> From a …

Google partners with Udacity to offer 50,000 new scholarships for aspiring developers

Grow with Google is the company's educational initiative offering free training and tools to help kickstart the careers of budding developers across …

MOOCs

8 skills programmers must master before a technical interview

Technical interviews for programming jobs can be stressful. Here are eight skills to hone that could help you ace the interview.<p>Technical interviews …

Employment

Do you Want to be Programmer? A Brief Overview of Some Key Essentials

With today’s economy being such as it is, and there being a heavy influence of technology in every aspect of the modern organization, the ability to …

Self-improvement

A smartwatch won’t fix what’s broken with Fitbit

Fitbit’s Q2 earnings could have been worse. Unlike Q4 of last year, the company didn’t use the opportunity to announce that it would be laying off six percent of its staff. Still, things are bad. As we pointed out earlier in the week, the company’s stock price is little more than 10 percent of its …

Security & Privacy: Secure Your Computer with your Samsung Galaxy smartphone

<i>Security & Privacy are two vitally important components of any successful society. Today’s connected world, where we carry computers in our pockets</i> …

Windows 10

Top 5 Life Skills for Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews

Updated May 08, 2018<p>Life skills are abilities and behaviors that help you effectively deal with the events and challenges of everyday life. They are …

Employment

Minimalistic Learning Path to Become a Data Scientist

Data has been around us forever, but ever since the day Harvard Business Review announced that ‘Data Scientist is The Sexiest Job of the 21st …

Server-side I/O Performance: Node vs. PHP vs. Java vs. Go

Understanding the Input/Output (I/O) model of your application can mean the difference between an application that deals with the load it is …

A Beginner's guide to the Scala Programming Language

I have been dabbling with scala for some time now and most of the questions that I get from my friends/colleagues/random people is that<p>In this …

How to Build A Successful Chatbot

Chatbots can help customers, entertain users and market products to your target audience.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Chatbots are effective engagement tools, and if implemented properly, they can build your sales pipeline and monetize your social media accounts. …

10 JavaScript concepts every Node.js programmer must master

<i>Rahul Mhatre is technical architect at Built.io.</i>With JavaScript and the V8 engine at the core, an event-driven architecture, and scalability out of …

Encrypt and check your secrets into git

When it comes to managing secret tokens, whatever you do someone will come out and say you’re doing it wrong and propose an alternate solution. On …

21 things you should never say when you meet someone new

Whether you’re introducing yourself to someone at work or meeting a possible client over coffee, your opening words leave a lasting …

5 things I learned as an Android developer after doing some Web development

In the last couple of months, I started my new journey, leaving my Android position behind and started doing some web development. Working on those 2 …

Create an error-free Android app, with Firebase crash reporting

Every Android app you release into the wild is going to encounter a range of hardware and software, including different versions of the Android operating system. No matter how much time and effort you invest in testing your app, you’re never going to be able to test your app in <i>every</i> situation it …

10 Steps to Creating an Engaging Digital Experience

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In order to be effective, websites need to be multifunctional in design. They need to be built like a house: protecting against the elements, providing a comfortable living space with ample storage, meeting basic needs, etc. Your website …

The Exposure Triangle: Making Sense of Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO

How important is exposure in photography? What are the components of exposure? What is the “Exposure Triangle”? These are the questions I will …

Shutter Speed

UMi Plus brings amazing specs considering the $179 price

<i>This post is sponsored by UMi.</i><p>It’s easy to choose a good-high end phone. After all, there isn’t too much differentiating them, and even the prices are equally high. Things do get more competitive once we start moving towards the affordable end of the spectrum, though. Take the UMi Plus as an …

Mobile Technology

Did Uber just burst the sharing economy bubble?

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Sharing Economy

Installing an SSD on your Mac? Don't make this mistake

Enable this one single command to ensure a longer life for your SSD.<p>If you have replaced the hard drive on your Mac with an SSD (which you should do), you already know how much faster your computer is. However, I'm going to show you how to avoid this one simple mistake that so many of us make when …

What buyback, cash do I get if I bought a VW diesel after Sept. 18?

As part of the emission-cheating settlement announced last week, owners of Volkswagen and Audi 2.0-liter TDI diesel cars now have a choice of how to …