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MIT researchers claim they have a way to make faster chips

Image copyright Flickr / Andrew Magill.A team of MIT researchers have discovered a possible way to make multicore chips a whole lot faster than they …

No, you don’t need a ton of data to do deep learning

There are a couple of seemingly contradictory memes rolling around the deep learning field. One is that you need a truly epic amount of data to do …

Esto es lo que pasa si subes la misma foto a Instagram 90 veces

Tus fotos pierden calidad cuando las subes a Instagram. Pero, ¿cuánta? Un artista lo acaba de demostrar con un experimento en el que ha subido la …

Facebook’s latest homemade hardware is a 128-port modular switch

Image copyright Facebook.Facebook has been building its own servers and storage gear for years, and last June announced its first-ever networking …

Exclusive: U.N. support for Congo campaign against Rwanda rebels in doubt over abuses | Reuters

UNITED NATIONS/KINSHASA (Reuters) - United Nations support for a planned military operation against Rwandan rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo could be in doubt because Congo named a general accused of rights abuses to head the offensive, diplomats and officials said on Friday.<p>General …

Los trucos de Carl Sagan para aprender más y mejor cada día

Carl Sagan es un conocido astrónomo, cosmólogo, autor y, lo más obvio, comunicador de la ciencia y presentador del programa Cosmos. Sus opiniones …

3 Tips for Winning at Work and Triathlon

An executive coach and multiple IRONMAN explains how to use your training to conquer the world—or at least your desk-sized corner.<p><i>by Lisa Dolbear</i><p>What …

7 Navy SEAL Sayings That Will Keep Your Team Motivated

Asleep at your desk? Read this and get going.<p>Whether you are an entrepreneur, working in corporate America, or building a start-up, it is imperative to continually seek new ways to stay inspired and driven. Being a self-starter is a fantastic quality, but we are all human and get distracted by the …

Motivation

Dough pours in for pizza delivery guy after 'belittling' at car business

<b>(CNN) —</b> Seven dollars multiplied by empathy on an online fundraising page equals more than $11,000 for a pizza delivery guy who received an apology for how he was treated at a Massachusetts business.<p>The sales manager of a Westport car dealership has apologized "for the actions" of employees caught …

Online Life

Here's One Luxury Watch Company's Attempt To Compete With Gadgets Like The Apple Watch

They're expensive, the battery life doesn't last very long, and they're often bigger and bulkier than any non-tech device you'd usually wear on your wrist.<p>Luxury watchmaker Montblanc is trying to solve at least one of those problems with a new approach we haven't seen major tech companies adopt yet.<p>…

10 Surefire Ways To Build Your Wealth In 2015

<i>Be sure to check out the related story, 10 Surefire Ways To Boost Your Productivity in 2015.</i><p>A new year brings renewed energy to strive for one’s goals and dreams. And key to that pursuit is money.<p>Whether you’ve set your sights on launching a business, taking a trip to Patagonia, or buying a house, …

Personal Finance

The Day Marissa Mayer's Honeymoon At Yahoo Ended

Nearly 4,000 Yahoo employees sat and waited for Marissa Mayer to explain herself.<p>It was around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013.<p>Some of the employees, those in Yahoo's Santa Monica and New York offices, sat at their desks watching a video feed on their computer monitors.<p>At Yahoo's headquarters …

Anomaly, 37 minutos de metraje espectacular que deberías ver | Microsiervos (Películas / TV)

Por Nacho Palou — 1 de Enero de 2015<p><b>Anomaly de Salomon Ligthelm y Dan DiFelice</b> es una película independiente que obtuvo la financiación necesaria …

The First Rule Of Success And Happiness

Every morning, as you open your eyes to see the light of another day, you should ask two simple questions: What am I doing today? Why am I doing it?<p>If you are happy with the answers you come up to both questions, get off the bed and enjoy the day. If you are struggling to find the right answers, …

Happiness

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …

Get More Energy In 3 Minutes: The Brain-Based Way

Do you want more energy? We all have 24 hours in a day and people, places, projects that need our attention.<p>While we may not be able to eliminate our entire list of responsibilities, we can monitor our energy. Like hours in a day, our energy seems finite – but it doesn’t have to be that way. We are …

Strambotic

Subiendo el <b>puerto del León</b>, entre Segovia y Madrid, en una pronunciada cuesta y a la salida de una curva, está el radar más “productivo” de los 375 …

The One Thing About Your Spouse’s Personality That Really Affects Your Career

Here’s something that’s obvious, but at the same time not: We’re all a lot more than we appear to be at work.<p>We have other dimensions that are invisible to our companies, supervisors, direct reports, and most of our colleagues, and those invisible dimensions have a deep impact on our work.<p>A couple …

A road map to software-defined infrastructure

<i>With eternally increasing data sets and heavier application requirements, IT needs to be able to move faster than ever to deploy and manage larger</i> …

The Internet map

Internet

Take A Rare Peek Inside The Massive Data Centers That Power Google

But not Google. The search giant has shared with the world photos that lift the veil off its massive and beautiful data centers around the world, in places both domestic, including Iowa, Oregon, Georgia, South Carolina, and Oklahoma, and abroad, in Finland and Belgium.<p>Google says when you're on its …

How Successful People Handle Toxic People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress.<p>Studies …

Here's The Moment When Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai Left Jon Stewart Speechless

Malala Yousafzai, 17, won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday along with the Indian children's rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, 60, for "their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."<p>Yousafzai first caught the media's …

Leading Change: Why Transformation Efforts Fail

Over the past decade, I have watched more than 100 companies try to remake themselves into significantly better competitors. They have included large organizations (Ford) and small ones (Landmark Communications), companies based in the United States (General Motors) and elsewhere (British Airways), …

Want To Pull Your Life Together?

What do these stories have in common?<p>“Train hard, laugh harder” could have been the motto of the U.S. national soccer team when two-time Olympic gold medal winner, Julie Foudy, was captain, “the team’s comic relief and its social conscience” according to a <i>New York Times</i> article that cited her …

5 Ways to Work from Home More Effectively

More people are foregoing a lengthy commute and working from home. Whether you are a full-time freelancer or the occasional telecommuter, working outside an office can be a challenge. What are the best ways to set yourself up for success? How do you stay focused and productive? And how do you keep …

Burn More Fat with Metabolic Efficiency Training

Three strategies for becoming a leaner, meaner, triathlon performance machine.<p><i>by Susan Kitchen</i><p>For most triathletes in the northern hemisphere, the …

Video: How To Do A Flip-Turn

Master the flip turn with this step-by-step guide from Michael Phelps’ coach, Bob Bowman.The post Video: How To Do A Flip-Turn appeared first on …