Michael Shannon

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14 Podcasts That Will Make You a More Successful Entrepreneur

There's something for everyone here, from aspiring entrepreneurs to successful startup founders.<p>If you're starting or growing a business, you need all the help you can get. But you're probably too maxed out on your schedule to read another business book, and you need information on the go.<p>So, while …

Entrepreneurship

How This Entrepreneur Built A Financial Website Educating 143,716 People A Month

Growing up, Anna Haotanto’s family faced financial hardships living in the world’s most expensive city.<p>“At times, I worried we couldn’t pay our rent,” says Haotanto. “We were living pay cheque to pay cheque. To help pay for my university, some of my family members took on credit cards with interest …

Credit Cards

Wealthfront looks to make sure millennials never have to talk to an actual financial planner

Wealthfront has a mission: To make sure millennials never have to talk to a real-life financial planner ever again.<p>The investing robo-advisor is …

Retirement

'Substantial evidence' the universe is a hologram

International team of researchers carry out observational tests of holographic cosmology.<p>Scientists have found 'evidence' that the universe is a …

Dispatch Followed SISTAR's Hyorin For A Scandal But Discovered Something Even More Amazing

Recently, <b>SISTAR</b> member <b>Hyorin</b> was captured in a heart touching moment by the media, with fans saying they have captured her at her most …

7 TED Talks on Happiness That Will Make You Smile From Ear to Ear

Fact: Bad days happen to good people. Even when you give up those old habits to be happier, switch up your morning routine, and do that one thing all …

Be a Star Wars Pilot! Check Out the Rogue One: Recon Virtual Reality Experience

<b>Pick up PEOPLE’s special issue, Star Wars: The Secrets of Rogue One, on newsstands now — including a special Star Wars virtual-reality bonus with</b> …

Give the Gift of a Roth IRA for the Holidays

Rather than giving a child or grandchild a gift card this holiday season, you might want to consider a gift that keeps on giving for decades—a Roth …

Retirement

A biotech startup that aims to rid our bodies of cells related to aging just got a big investment

A biotech startup that wants to clear cells related to aging from our bodies just got $116 million to test out how its technology might work in people.<p>Unity Biotechnology, which came out of stealth mode in February, has been studying a particular type of cells and their relationship to aging.<p>The …

Why You Can’t Help But Act Your Age - Issue 42: Fakes

In 1979, psychologist Ellen Langer and her students carefully refurbished an old monastery in Peterborough, New Hampshire, to resemble a place that …

How to Run Windows 98 or Linux entirely in your Chrome browser

Want some cool tricks with a browser. In this post I show you how can you run Window 98, Linux, Dos OS in your modern chrome browser without …

I'm Spending My Summer Vacation In A Monastery

<i>By Gigi Falk, Duke student</i><p>At 4:30 a.m. I awake to the sound of my alarm. My weariness dissipates as I walk to the meditation hall, cool English air permeating my cotton pants and t-shirt. Crossed-legged with a small brown book in hand, I join in fifteen minutes of Buddhist chants before the ringing …

Understanding Decorators in Python

Many beginners seem to take the concept of decorators as a fairly advanced and complex topic. It’s advanced alright but it probably is much simpler …

40 tech skills that will land you a $120,000-plus salary

Job site Dice.com recently published its 2016 Salary Survey, which named the highest-paying tech skills.<p>Dice surveyed 16,301 IT professionals in fall 2015 to come up with this list.<p>Of course, skills alone won't always guarantee a high salary. Work experience counts, too. But if you're considering …

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CourseBuffet serves up a free DIY degree in Computer Science or Management

CourseBuffet understands that while college may be a rite of passage, it’s certainly not the only way to get the knowledge you need to succeed in the ever-changing tech or business world.<p>Look, school is expensive.<p>Even worse, we’re now finding out that the degrees that set us back years to obtain …

Computer Science

7 Steps to Mastering Machine Learning With Python

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p><i>Getting started</i>. Two of the most de-motivational words in the English language. The first step is often the hardest to …

The Diet That Could Slow Brain Aging by 7.5 Years

One of the biggest fears we have as we age is losing our cognitive abilities.<p>We want to be able to successfully navigate the day, remember errands, visit with friends and family, and stay independent. Being a burden to loved ones is a frightening prospect.<p>Science is still uncovering how important …

Nutrition

Living Like the Tortoise: Doubling Your Life Span with One Simple Breathing Technique

Is it possible for humans to live for 200 years, or even more? It seems improbable without some kind of freakish genetic modification, but this isn’t …

The Top 3 Mind-Boggling Quantum Experiments That Will Drop Your Jaw

I'm in!<p>Quantum physics has revealed that the true nature of our reality is much “weirder” than we previously thought. Findings in this realm …

5 Websites to Learn SQL Online for FREE

SQL is one of the most important skill for any programmer be it a Java, C++, PHP or Ruby developer. Almost 95% of the Java applications uses …

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I'm trying to set my PYTHONPATH to use the anaconda package I just installed, but whenever I try to import a module it tries to load it from the old …

How to: Parallel Programming in R and Python

How To Learn Python

Python is exploding. And there’s a reason for that. It’s awesome! It seems everyone is learning it, teaching it, and hacking with it. Folks are even …