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42 Mind-Blowing Leadership And Motivational Theodore Roosevelt Quotes

Theodore <b>“Teddy”</b> Roosevelt ( Born October 27, 1858 ) in Manhattan, United States ( Died January 6, 1919 ) Cove Neck, United States was an author, …

A 10 day program to create your first Android app

Building your first Android app doesn’t have to be hard. If you aren’t overly ambitious, then you can break the process down into some simple steps and avoid overwhelming yourself in one go. The trick is to make your first app relatively simple and to focus on creating <i>something</i>. Don’t try and …

These Are the Most Motivational Books Ever Written | Inc.com

Three years ago, I identified the "Top 10 Motivational Books of All Time," but with a twist: I left the No. 1 spot blank and asked Inc.com readers to name their favorite.<p>In hundreds of comments, our readers named almost 300 books, but there were 18 that turned up consistently. Here are the books …

Here are 10 daily habits that could make you a millionaire

<i>Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article stated that Daniel Ally became a self-made millionaire at age 24. We are no longer confident in those assertions and have removed them.</i><p>You have to pay the cost if you want to be the boss.<p>The cost is discipline. No leader can achieve success without …

Customers Embracing Real Hyperconvergence

Figure 1: Some Initial HyperFlex Customers<p>Customers are very good at sorting through hype. In the past couple of weeks Cisco, along with other vendors, has introduced new hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI)products. The competition has heated up and customers expect more substance in these systems …

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Internet Heroine Brené Brown Wows SXSW

When Dr. Brené Brown made a speech about vulnerability that would go on to become the fourth most-viewed TED talk, it was “an accident… and I didn’t know they were recording it,” she said.<p>Brown’s passionate explanation of vulnerability had struck a cord and turned her into a star. Recorded at …

Let there be “Networked” Light

<i>How the Digital Age has us re-thinking the victor of the AC/DC wars.</i><p>Luis Suau shows Robb Boyd how to plug in a light.<p>Remember when gas lighting gave way to electricity as the future for lighting?<p>Me either, it was <i>over one hundred years ago.</i><p>A traditional incandescent light bulb, originating from the …

Moth eyes inspire solar cells that work indoors

As a rule, most solar cells need to catch direct sunlight. Even those that work indoors can only do so much to generate power from artificial light sources. However, British researchers have found a clever (and decidedly) unusual way to harvest energy while inside: by imitating moths. They've …

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A famous IBM employee took her baby to an IBM conference and had to deal with a smart aleck

She's a mobile software engineer and one of the company's most prolific master inventors. She has close to 400 patents and patent applications under her belt as part of IBM's massive patent-creation machine.<p>She's often on the speaker circuit, including a TED talk she gave a few years back.<p>She's …

Man or machine: The rise of automation in business

We now live in what Gartner calls an ‘algorithm driven’ world. Everything from ordering a taxi to finding a date involves complex algorithms, whether …

Is Your Data Center Sustainable? How To Proactively Prepare Your Business

While dominant forces like cloud and big data are transforming the industry, these trends also mean entirely new requirements for the supporting IT infrastructure, placing greater expectations on flat or shrinking budgets. IT is continuously realigning and refocusing to support changing dynamics as …

How many branches can you deploy in 5 minutes?

Cisco has recently launched its Visual Networking Index (VNI) Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast, predicting that until 2020 global mobile data …

The First Law of IoT: Things that Can Be Connected, Will Be Connected

Recently, I had the opportunity to participate on a panel discussion of Internet of Things (IoT) privacy and security at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. This week, Barcelona plays host to the 2016 Mobile World Congress, where technology leaders convene to discuss what’s next in the …

What Happened When I Forced Myself to Wake Up at 5am for a Week

Desperate times call for desperate measures. With basically every waking minute accounted for, I hadn’t had any “me time” in months — and it was taking its toll. The stack of unread books by my bed just kept growing. My mind was foggy. I felt sluggish. And exercise? What’s exercise? A couple years …

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ACI Security – Open, Consistent, for Everyone

Cisco is unquestionably leading in enterprise SDN adoption with over 1,000 ACI customers, 150+ customers in production, 45+ ecosystem partners benefiting from the ACI policy driven automation approach.<p>The robust and open APIs made it easy for the technology partners to rapidly integrate with ACI. …

The future of education

Technology currently being used in the classroom has surpassed that of The Oregon Trail.<p>There’s been much debate whether or not online learning systems give students the same benefits as on-site classes, when the majority of online courses are often subject to no discussion or debate. However, …

Network Analytics Starting in 2016

One area of networking that is desperately waiting for new approaches is what we call visibility now but will be analytics tomorrow.The post Network …

A brain expert says these are the 6 habits you should be doing to boost your mental health

How does this mysterious three-pound organ called the brain hold such sway over the matters of life, death, consciousness, perception, sleep, and so much more? And, does this bran we were born with achieve its optimal state, then fail, little by little, and inevitably, as each year passes?<p>Sandra …

IBM, J.P. Morgan, and Others Build a New Blockchain For Business

IBM, Intel, J.P. Morgan and several other big banks are among those making a big bet on blockchain, the distributed transaction processing engine …

These toys are turning today's kids into tomorrow's inventors

DIY computers, robot-making kits and smart paint are helping children to learn basic engineering and electronics<p>The UK is experiencing a chronic shortage of engineers. Economists fear that if today’s youth doesn’t develop the skills to meet the needs of our increasingly hi-tech economy, future …

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Changing Lives, One Networking Course at a Time

Every day, I have the opportunity to see how technology is changing the way we live. It's amazing that with the swipe of a finger on my phone, I can find the nearest restaurant or send a message to a friend thousands of miles away. Or that a doctor in Asia could consult with a patient in Africa …

Video: My Insanely Automated Home & Morning Routine

Here’s one modern man (seems like a kind of Tony Stark in training) thinking about how to automate some aspects of his morning routine. As many of …

India is now home to the world's first airport that runs entirely on solar power

If you thought that globetrotting solar-powered airplane was impressive, wait until you see the solar airport that India just finished building. After a great deal of development and construction, the country's Cochin International Airport in the southern state of Kerala is now officially the …

25 things I've learned in 9 years of simplifying my life

For almost 9 years now, I've been learning to live a simple life.<p>A life uncluttered by most of the things people fill their lives with, and left with space for what really matters.<p>A life that isn't constant busy-ness and rushing, but contemplation and creation, connection with people I love and …

Home Automation with Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi has been very popular among hobbyists and educators ever since its launch in 2011. The Raspberry Pi is a credit-card-sized …

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How to Set Up Your Own Home VPN Server

Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) are very useful, whether you’re traveling the world or just using public Wi-Fi at a coffee shop in your hometown. But …

Google Slides for Android and iOS now lets you stream presentations to your TV via Chromecast and AirPlay

Google today updated Google Slides for Android and iOS with streaming support via Chromecast and AirPlay. You can download the new app now directly from Google Play and Apple’s App Store.<p>Google has sold over 17 million units of the Chromecast, a small HDMI dongle that lets you stream content from …

Photograph: Vortex Bladeless<p>The bladeless turbine oscillates in swirling air caused by the wind bypassing the mast.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/28/1432804282411/b3421998-98f3-47aa-b2af-ab9451696379-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Vortex Bladeless<p>The bladeless …

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