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Avoid these 7 exercises if you’re over 50

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>Working out the same way in your 50s as you did in your 30s sets you up for a world of …

This Is the Hands-Down Best Workout to Shed Those Extra Pounds

We don't have to look far for incentive to go to the gym. In addition to the mental health benefits of working out, it's rewarding to feel "in shape," even if weight loss isn't our goal. Of course, many people seek workouts that burn the most fat — and burning belly fat is a common objective. If …

Hacking Windows 10: How to Break into Somebody's Computer Without a Password (Exploiting the System)

After a hacker has configured Metasploit on a remote private server, created a resource script for automation, and created a simple payload, he or …

Scientists studying psychoactive drugs accidentally proved the self is an illusion

Philosophers and mystics have long contemplated the disconcerting notion that the fixed self is an illusion. <b></b>Neuroscientists now think they can prove it or, at least, help us glimpse this truth with some help from psilocybin, the psychoactive property in magic mushrooms.<p>Researchers around the world …

Configurable Artifacts: How To Deploy Like a Pro

When a project team grows, feature deployments become more frequent. Automating these deployments then becomes critical to optimize the development …

DevOps

I’m harvesting credit card numbers and passwords from your site. Here’s how.

The following is a true story. Or maybe it’s just based on a true story. Perhaps it’s not true at all.<p>It’s been a frantic week of security …

JavaScript

Buying and selling bitcoin, explained

<i>Before you jump into this overview of how to buy and sell bitcoin, check out our first article in this series,</i> <i>Bitcoin, explained</i><i>.</i><p>Mining bitcoin isn't the only way to get your hands on the stuff, you know.<p>In fact, mining bitcoin is a complete pain in the buns. At a minimum, you need specialized …

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

California says the only safe way to talk on your cellphone is to text

Earlier this month, the California department of health released guidelines warning residents to avoid putting mobile phones up to their heads.<p>“Keep your phone away from your body,” the state health department writes. “Although the science is still evolving, some laboratory experiments and human …

Community Health

How a data scientist protects his children from the dangers of the tech world

My daughter approached me after dinner recently and asked for my help in building her personal profile for an app that all her friends are using — a music video creation app currently topping the trend charts. While contemplating what information to include or whether to use a few ‘made up’ …

Best Linux Code Editor: Top 10 Reviewed and Compared

Coding is a great fun. You can make useful and great apps for your operating system if you can learn well how to do coding. To be a great …

Nine Surefire Ways To Ace Your Annual Performance Review

It’s time for your annual review. Are you psyched?<p>You should be. Your performance review, believe it or not, can be a powerful force for advancing your career. So if you’re feeling cynical about the review process, change your mindset, put a smile on your face, and get ready to soar.<p><b>Watch on Forbes:</b><p>…

Machine learning comes to your browser via JavaScript

There’s now a JavaScript library for executing neural networks inside a webpage, using the hardware-accelerated graphics API available in modern web …

The best Android app makers for creating apps and building them with zero code

Want to be an Android app creator but don’t know how to code? Don’t have the inclination to learn?<p>Don’t worry. There are still plenty of options out there for you. Android app makers are tools created specifically for those people who want to build and release an app on the Play Store (and possibly …

Apps

What My Father the Pathological Liar Taught Me About Trump

Life under the new president has been unsettling, but also strangely familiar.<p>My father never carried an umbrella. He figured if it started to rain, he'd be able to talk someone into sharing an umbrella with him. Allergic to long-term planning, he was sure he could talk his way through any sticky …

Help Me, Tom’s Guide: How Do I Move Files to My Android Phone’s SD Card?

As the center of your digital life, your smartphone is greedy for storage. If you’ve got a phone that only offers 16 or even 32GB of capacity, that …

Why Do People Quit Their Jobs, Exactly? Here's the Entire Reason, Summed Up in 1 Sentence

This is the conclusion from decades of Gallup data and interviews with 25 million employees. But companies still keep getting it wrong.<p>In my line of work, I do a lot of listening to managers bickering about losing good employees. It's understandable--turnover is costly and disruptive.<p>So, many of …

Employee Engagement

Every single Machine Learning course on the internet, ranked by your reviews

A year and a half ago, I dropped out of one of the best computer science programs in Canada. I started creating my own data science master’s program …

Sunday's Nightmare On United Airlines Is What Happens When You Don't Hire For Attitude

United offered $400, then $800, but that wasn’t enough to get the last two volunteers. So they had the computer choose names. The man chosen said he was a doctor and, because he had patients scheduled for the next morning, refused to give up his seat. Shortly thereafter, United called security and …

Try Deep Learning in Python now with a fully pre-configured VM

<i>New VM image — updated March 2018!</i><p>I love to write about face recognition, image recognition and all the other cool things you can build with machine …

10,000 AI startups need to learn these lessons

Artificial intelligence is having its breakout moment. Once confined to the realm of science fiction, it seems bright-eyed entrepreneurs everywhere are now getting into AI. As renowned author, editor, and futurist Kevin Kelly puts it, “The business plans of the next 10,000 startups are easy to …

Artificial Intelligence

How I’m learning “Machine Learning”

In the past year, I’ve become convinced that machine learning is not hype. Strong AI/AGI is no longer a requirement for complex tasks. It doesn’t …

Meet the Humans Behind AI

When most people think about artificial intelligence (AI), they envision high-tech robots and automated processes, or, in a more romantic sense, the …

The Complete Machine Learning Bundle | Popular Mechanics Shop

<b>Quant Trading Using Machine Learning</b><p>Play the Markets Like a Pro After 11 Hours of Integrating Machine Learning into Your Investment Strategies<p>Financial markets are fickle beasts that can be extremely difficult to navigate for the average investor. This course will introduce you to machine learning, …

Firings After ‘A Day Without Immigrants’ Underscore The Point Of The Protest

Last week, ‘A Day Without Immigrants’ — the protest meant to push back against Donald Trump’s overarching tone regarding immigration policy — saw thousands of people leave their jobs to show America that immigrants (both illegal and legal) play an important role in this country. This was not a …

Google gives everyone machine learning superpowers with TensorFlow 1.0 - ExtremeTech

By on February 17, 2017 at 10:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It wasn’t that long ago that …

„Fake News“ und der blinde Fleck der Medien

In Deutschland grassiert plötzlich die Angst, dass Wahlen in Zukunft durch "Fake News" beeinflusst werden könnten. Das ist ein bisschen …

Fake News

The skills your kids should cultivate to be competitive in the age of automation

We’re all getting used to the thought that in a not-so-distant future, competition for jobs won’t just be other humans, it will also be an intelligent robot, self-driving car, or other artificial agent. But in our gut, we know this can’t be the full truth, that there’s a more nuanced story. We at …

How much does employee turnover really cost?

People are companies’ most important assets. We’ve all known this for a long time, but 1) we pay it lip service more often than we try to do …

If you bring a new laptop to CES 2017, better make sure it's a two-in-one hybrid

There seems to be two big ways to get some attention for your new PC at CES 2017. One is to make a bold, powerful gaming system like the triple-screen Project Valerie from Razer. The other is to bring a new two-in-one hybrid that blurs the line between laptop and tablet. These flipping, folding, …