Mark Stewart

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Obtaining a Thorough CS Background Online

I’d like to show you a way to obtain a computer science background that doesn’t involve enrolling in a university program. Maybe you’ve completed an …

Awesome Malware Analysis

A curated list of awesome malware analysis tools and resources. Inspired by awesome-python and awesome-php.<p>Malware …

Cybersecurity

SQL Server Monitoring with Powershell and the SQL Server Platform: Data Collection (Part 1 of 3)

By: Fikrat Azizov | Read Comments (7) | Related Tips: 1 | 2 | 3 | More > Monitoring<p>Problem<p>When database based applications do not perform well, …

Here's What Sitting Too Long Does to Your Body

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b>Your body is designed for regular movement, but many Americans spend the bulk of their day sitting still instead. On average, a US …

40 key computer science terms explained in ways your boss can understand

<i>Editor’s note: This post first appeared on Carl Cheo’s website. We’ve republished it here with his permission.</i><p>To make learning more fun and interesting, here’s a list of important computer science theories and concepts explained with analogies and minimally technical terms. It’s like an …

Java Code Geeks are giving away FREE copies of their JSF 2.0 Programming Cookbook eBook!

Want to boost your knowledge on JSF Programming ?<p>Then we have something especially for you!<p>Enter the contest now to win your very own copy of our <b>JSF</b> …

Java

You can download the Office 2016 public preview for Windows right now

On Monday, Microsoft took to the <i>Office Blogs</i> to announce that the public preview of Office 2016 for Windows is now available to download. Although …

How to Uninstall and Deactivate Your Windows Product Key | Password Recovery

Need to transfer your Windows license from one computer to another? Before you sell or recycle an old computer, you might want to take your Windows …

Software

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 Edge reportedly receiving Android 5.1.1 OTA!

Samsung has never been the fastest when it comes to updating to newer versions of Android but thankfully this situation has changed a bit with Lollipop, as the Korean giant has done a pretty good job of pushing the update out to many of its flagship devices. Of course, Android isn’t standing still …

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

Giant UFO Flying Saucer Discovered On NASA Mars Orbiter Photo – UFO Abandoned On Rugged Mars Terrain

Mars anomaly hunters have discovered a giant UFO flying saucer abandoned on rugged Mars terrain. The latest UFO find on the Red Planet was reported …

Use PowerShell to Enable Wi-Fi

<b>Summary</b>: Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, talks about using Windows PowerShell to enable Wi-Fi if Ethernet is not connected. Hey, Scripting Guy! …

Better than Before: A Psychological Field Guide to Harnessing the Transformative Power of Habit

How to lay a steadfast foundation for “the invisible architecture of daily life.”<p><i>“We are spinning our own fates, good or evil… Every smallest stroke of virtue or of vice leaves its never so little scar,”</i> William James wrote in his seminal 1887 treatise on habit, the bundle of behavior he called the …

SQL Server DML Triggers - Tips & Tricks - Part 3 ("Trigger debug")

This is the third blog post in the series dedicated to the Tips and Tricks of DML Triggers development.The first and the second parts can be found …

Harness the Power of MySQL By Learning to Build Databases

By: | Director<p>Harness the power of MySQL by learning how to design a robust and efficient database. By taking the MySQL for Beginners training course …

EMC and SAS redefine big data analytics with the data lake

Adoption of Hadoop, a low-cost open source platform used for processing and storing massive amounts of data, has exploded by almost 60 percent in the …

Signal Keeps Your iPhone Calls And Texts Safe From Government Spies

Don’t want someone else handing your text messages, pictures, video or phone conversations over to the government? There’s an app for that.<p>An iOS app called Signal is a project out of Open Whisper Systems, a not-for-profit collective of hackers dedicated to making it harder for prying government …

Apps

Airbnb's Open Sourced Its Simple SQL Query Tool

Airbnb has open sourced Airpal, the tool it built to help employees get to data they need to use, reports Gigaom. The software is built on the open source Presto SQL engine, which was created by Facebook to speed access up to data stored in Hadoop.<p>Airbnb built Airpal so that staff could quickly …

17 Rainy Day Soup Recipes to Make in 20 Minutes or Less

It’s raining and you forgot your umbrella. And your rain boots. This evening you’re going to need something warm and incredibly easy that you can whip up in less than half an hour. We know the feeling, so we’ve come up with 17 amazing quick and easy soup recipes for a tasty and speedy dinner that …

Why Business That Use 'Big Data' Make More Money (Infographic)

1 min read<p>“Big data” is buzzy, and if you drop the phrase at a cocktail party, you will probably earn yourself some serious street cred. And rightfully so. Big data is big news these days, because it has the potential to make a pretty profound impact on the bottom line for a business.<p>Collecting …

Big Data

100 Ways to Protect Your Heart

We compiled a list of 100 tips, tricks, and techniques for protecting one of your most vital organs<p>With doctor's offices busier than ever, you're lucky if you get 20 minutes with your M.D. Which is why it's not surprising that even when it comes to your most vital organ, the advice you receive can …

Holistic Medicine

21 questions to answer before you start that mobile app

You have an idea for a mobile app that will help extend your business and reach out to new and existing customers. Great! But before you send a development team to work on it, you’ll want to make sure you’ve answered these 21 questions:<p><b>1. Do you have a release schedule?</b> Will your app have multiple …

Try the Super-Secure USB Drive OS That Edward Snowden Insists on Using

We all know that Edward Snowden insists on secure email, but he's also very picky about his operating systems, too. In fact, he uses a free, …

The 10 Most Profitable Industries According To Big Data

Forget what you may have previously heard about the most profitable industries, because big data analytics has a new answer.<p>The most profitable sector in the United States is electrical equipment manufacturing, according to Powerlytics, a big data analytics company that offers financial insights …

The Only 5 Exercises You'll Ever Need

If you're the type spending hours at the gym—chest fly, back row, biceps curl, repeat—it's time to reconsider your routine. Find out how to get …

Software Update Home: Iperius Backup 4.1.0 For Windows

<b>Iperius Backup 4.1.0 For Windows</b><p><b>Iperius Backup Free 4.1.0 Latest Version For Windows PC Download Free</b><p><b>February 20, 2015-</b> Iperius (anytime / license …

Data Visualization: Providing Data Insights that Cause Change

Courtesy of BCG<p>Great data insights don’t mean much if the folks controlling change don’t understand them or don’t have the time to pour over columns …

Data Visualization

Chronic stress can wreak havoc on the body

Ask anybody — stress is bad news. The negative view of stress has been expressed so consistently that the concept is now built into our vernacular, …

Hiking Trail

Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog – Learn about Windows PowerShell

Summary: Identify your PowerShell environment by making use of built-in PowerShell variables. Hey, Scripting Guy! If I’m writing a script, how can I …

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