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Intel adds more power to its 8th-generation NUC mini-PCs

So far, Intel's biggest NUC news of the year is its Hades Canyon mini-gaming PC with AMD RX Vega graphics. If you don't need something quite so powerful and costly, however, Intel just rolled out some other 8th-generation NUCs. Rather than using 15 watt chips like before, they pack 28 watt 8th-gen …

Computer Hardware

Vue.js Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.Aug 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 1,000 Vue.js articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (1% chance).<p>Topics in this …

Capitalize on the Big Data boom with 6 courses of self-paced training

To master big data, you need <b>big training</b>. Fortunately a fantastic opportunity has presented itself this week. There’s a temporary price-drop on The Big Data Hadoop Spark & Administrator Master Bundle <b>from over $2,200 to under $80</b>.<p>Big data is one of the <b>exploding markets in the tech industry</b>. It …

Big Data

Possible Python rival? Programming language Julia is winning over developers

A young programming language for machine leaning is on the rise and could be soon gunning for Python.<p><i>Video: What programming languages do you need to</i> …

Programming

14 Agility Drills For People Over 40

Feel like an athlete again with moves that build speed, reaction time, and conditioning.<p>Basketball isn’t just a “young man’s game.” Neither is ice hockey, tennis, touch football, or martial arts. In fact, there’s no sport or leisure activity you should have to give up completely just because you’re …

Exercise

20 Jaw-Dropping Stats About Retirement

Armed with this information, you can end up richer than you expected -- or at least enjoying more financial security in retirement.<p>Here's a …

Retirement

I surf the web using a VPN that encrypts my browsing data and lets me send it through one of 4,853 servers around the world — here's what using it is like

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>With the seemingly constant threat of cyber attacks and the realization the our personal data can be easily collected and …

Privacy

Announcing Practical Data Science with R, 2nd Edition

We are pleased and excited to announce that we are working on a second edition of <i>Practical Data Science with R</i>!<p>Manning Publications has just …

Data Science

How to overcome a panic attack, according to a psychologist

• <b>We may have developed anxiety and panic attacks as a response to danger somewhere in our evolution.</b>• <b><br>But often when we experience them now, there may</b> …

Panic Attacks

52% of businesses have weak cybersecurity vulnerability assessment strategies

With the increasing number of cyberattacks, businesses must stay on top of vulnerability assessments. How mature is your cybersecurity?<p>While 48% of …

Cybersecurity

Does Phoenix make database CRUD too easy?

In 2014, the Phoenix framework emerged onto the web development scene as a fast, productive, and concurrent solution for the modern web. Its focus …

Software Development

This is how intermittent fasting can affect your mood

If you’ve ever given intermittent fasting a shot, you’re likely familiar with some of the benefits of time-restricted eating after you’ve been doing …

Holistic Medicine

Half of the Top 10 U.S. Colleges Are in the Same State — and Four Are Public Schools. Here's Why They Rule

Consider these schools if you're applying to colleges.<p>If MONEY’s 2018 Best Colleges rankings put you in a West Coast state of mind, there’s a reason: …

College & University

How does a security camera that pans, zooms, and comes with 14 days of cloud storage only cost $38?

There are so many home security cameras out there these days and they’re all so similar. How are you supposed to know which one to buy. Well if you …

HD video

This Man Retired at 33 With $1.3 Million — and 3 Kids. Here’s How

Plus how another family retired with 2 kids at 43.<p>Retire early? “Sure,” you might say, “I could do that — if it weren’t for the kids.” But even with …

Retirement

Jeff Bezos runs Amazon with 14 demanding leadership principles. Here's how a 23-year-old engineer leveraged 5 of them to land a job.

Amazon, led by Jeff Bezos, has outlined 14 leadership principles for its employees. From "ownership" to "dive deep," these guidelines are designed to drive innovative thinking and quick action.<p>For those interested in working for Amazon, which was ranked in a LinkedIn survey as the most desired …

Jeff Bezos

These 5 Chicken Bite Recipes Need Only 2 Ingredients and a Glance — Snapshot Cooking

<i>Welcome to Snapshot Cooking, the home of Kitchn's easiest recipes. These mini recipes are so simple you can practically cook from the</i> …

Recipes

A Guide To Writing Awesome Unit Tests For The First Time

This is a tutorial meant to get you started with testing, in particular, unit testing. In this tutorial, we will learn how to set up unit tests for a …

Software Engineering

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

Ever since landing my first job post-college in 1999, I've been determined to build enough passive income in order to not have a job. A future that included getting into work by 5:30 a.m. and leaving after 7:30 p.m. each day for decades seemed too brutal to endure.<p>In 2009, I decided that if I could …

Real Estate

10 PowerShell cmdlets to speed network troubleshooting

The right PowerShell cmdlets can help you identify network issues and resolve connectivity problems quickly and easily. Here are 10 to get you …

Linux

Zillow Data Science Interview Questions — Acing the AI Interview

Zillow lists data on 110 Million homes in their living database and 6.3 Billion visits to their site in 2018 per their investor relations.<p>According …

Data Science

How to Start Your Own Podcast (and Get a Million People to Listen)

Even if -- especially if -- you're starting from zero.<p>Want to start your own podcast? Getting the right equipment is easy; there are plenty of podcast equipment guides. What's harder is finding the right topic... and then getting people to listen.<p>Case in point: Matt Chittim, host of <i>The Rambling</i> …

Self-improvement

A Community-Run ISP Is the Highest Rated Broadband Company in America

A Consumer Reports survey of 176,000 Americans finds that small, locally owned ISPs are routinely ranked higher than big telecom companies.<p>It’s no surprise that Americans generally hate their ISPs. After all, companies like Comcast not only routinely abuse a lack of competition to drive up prices, …

Telecoms

12 Easy Fall Crockpot Recipes That Will Have You Begging for Seconds

It’s no secret that fall is the time of year when cooking becomes more of a welcome endeavor. Once summer’s temperatures have subsided and ovens are …

Cooking

Epic Games Launches Unreal Engine Online Learning Platform

Epic Games has a new platform where budding game developers can learn how to use the Unreal graphics engine, it announced on Tuesday.<p>Unreal Engine …

Learning

Ana Ate This Many Meals a Day to Lose 37 Pounds and Get Shredded Abs

In 2017, Ana Aguilar was sick of the "quick fix" diet and fitness programs she had tried in the past. She was ready for something that would last. As a busy mom with a full-time job, she needed something that would work. She decided to sign up for Renaissance Periodization and ended up losing 37 …

A free Photoshop alternative: No, it's not GIMP

Many users don't see the point in purchasing Photoshop when there are free alternatives for photo editing, such as GIMP. But Photopea could be a …

Tutorials

24 words that show leadership on a resume

Crafting the perfect resume is an important step to land your next leadership role. Because resumes are meant to be a concise rendition of your …

Leadership

The Stanford professor who pioneered praising kids for effort says we’ve totally missed the point

It is well known that telling a kid she is smart is wading into seriously dangerous territory.<p>Reams of research show that kids who are praised for being smart fixate on performance, shying away from taking risks and meeting potential failure. Kids who are praised for their efforts try harder and …

Self-improvement

7 Tactics to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Shine (That You Wouldn't Use on a Resume)

Seven smart strategies that will work on LinkedIn, but not on a resume.<p>Hate to break it to you, but if you're treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned/digital resume, you're doing it all wrong. Although it's tempting to create a profile by copying and pasting your resume quickly, you're missing …

Employment