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15 Tips For Sounding Much More Professional At The Office

A little bit of rephrasing goes a long way.<p>"Using positive language in a negative situation can have a big impact on how you're remembered." —yourmate155<p>"It'll make them respect you more." —Inebriatedclusterfuk<p>"The phrase 'I assumed...' has a very negative connotation, and people will view it as …

Self-help

TensorFlow Tutorial For Beginners

<i>Originally published at</i> <i>https://www.datacamp.com/community/tutorials/tensorflow-tutorial</i><p>Deep learning is a subfield of machine learning that is a set …

Deep Learning

Python is the Perfect Tool for any Problem

<b>Reflecting on my first Python program</b><p>Reflection is always a helpful (and sometimes entertaining ) exercise. For nostalgia’s sake — if one can be …

The App You Need To Download, Based On Your Myers-Briggs Type

Look at the home screen of any phone or tablet, and you can learn a lot about its owner. Scrolling through the apps they've downloaded can give you a …

This site uses machine learning to enhance your low-res photos for free

We’ve recently seen a number of interesting approaches to improving low-resolution images using machine learning, including ones from researchers at Google, and at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems. Now, you can try an AI-powered enhancing tool for yourself with just a couple of …

The end of the cloud is coming

We’re facing the end of the cloud. It’s a bold statement, I know, and maybe it even sounds a little mad. But bear with me.<p>The conventional wisdom about running server applications, be it web apps or mobile app backends, is that the future is in the cloud. Amazon, Google, and Microsoft are adding …

Blockchain

Deep learning on the Raspberry Pi with OpenCV

I’ve received a number of emails from PyImageSearch readers who are interested in performing deep learning in their Raspberry Pi. Most of the …

Deep Learning

2.9" ESPaper Lite Kit, WiFi epaper display • ThingPulse

Description<p>WiFi ePaper display module<p>The 2.9″ ESPaper module displays data retrieved over WiFi on an ePaper display. The integrated ESP8266 Wroom-02 …

Microcontroller

Sleep Under the Northern Lights in a Cabin in the Finnish Wilderness

Northern Lights

Why and how to erase your browsing history

Cover your tracks in any web browser.<p>Web browsers keep track of your past activity for a reason. That history comes in handy if you want to find a funny article again, or return to your favorite photo of the kids, or if restore a tab that you accidentally closed. At the same time, some people find …

IT security

ESP8266 Based Internet Radio Receiver is Packed with Features

Have a beautiful antique radio that’s beyond repair? This ESP8266 based Internet radio by [Edzelf] would be an excellent starting point to get it …

Microcontroller

ESP8266: Query LinkIt Smart mDNS services

The objective of this post is to explain how to find mDNS services advertised in the LinkIt Smart using the ESP8266.<p><b>Introduction</b><p>The objective of this …

AWS IoT on Mongoose OS – Part 1 | Amazon Web Services

Editor’s note: This is the first of a popular two-part series by Tim Mattison. Read Part 2 >><p><i>By Tim Mattison, Partner Solutions Architect at AWS</i> …

Microcontroller

Adding an MCP23017 I/O Extender to Arduino or ESP8266

I am not claiming that what I am describing here is earth shattering or trailblazing, because in fact it is very simple and no doubt has been done by …

Arduino

Browse & Download 1,198 Free High Resolution Maps of U.S. National Parks

I cannot, and do not wish to, imagine the U.S. without its National Park system. The sale and/or despoliation of this more than 80 million acres of …

Adoption of SAFe at TomTom

Hans Aerts, vice president software development and agile coach at TomTom will talk about SAFe, Scrum and Agile in embedded software development at …

What Not to Do in Iceland

Don’t call the horses "ponies." Skip the Golden Circle tours. And—gasp—maybe take a rain check on the Blue Lagoon.<p>My first visit to Iceland was a decade ago, for a wedding. The bride wore a vintage, cotton candy pink gown. The reception went all night, the sun never set—it was enchanting. I’ve been …

European Travel

Hire the best talents for your company in 3 steps!

I have recently read an interesting post of a blogger talking about the difference between a feature and a benefit, where he stated a feature is a …

10 overrated tourist attractions in the US — and where to go instead

Knowing which tourist attractions are worth seeing and which aren't can help you save valuable time and leave you feeling like you saw the best of the area on a trip.<p>Inspired by this Reddit list of overrated tourist destinations, we wanted to round up some of the most disappointing tourist traps in …

National Parks

GoPro introduces a new cost-effective action camera with Wi-Fi capabilities

Just in time for the holiday season, GoPro is rounding out its line-up of action cameras by adding a lower cost alternative today. The new HERO+ positions itself between the $129.99 entry-level model and the $299.99 LCD camera that was released back in June. This move sets the $199.99 GoPro HERO+ …

Good and Bad Technical Debt (and how TDD helps)

Technical Debt is usually referred to as something Bad. One of my other articles The Solution to Technical Debt certainly implies that, and most …

10 manieren om je baas te irriteren

1. Proberen in plaats van doen<p>Wat klinkt beter, zeggen dat je iets zult proberen te doen of dat je het daadwerkelijk gaat doen? Het woord proberen …

Speed in Software Development.

Every single CEO of any IT company wants to build software faster. Time is the most expensive and valuable resource. You can't waste it on re-work, …

Project Management

Wrong KPIs? Why Questions Are The Answer!

Albert Einstein once said, “If I had an hour to solve a problem and my life depended on the solution, I would spend the first 55 minutes determining …

Job Interview: The 5 Questions YOU Must Ask

“So, what questions do you have for us?”<p>It’s the inevitable question that comes at the end of nearly every job interview — and yet it’s the <i>one</i> …