Omar Farag

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6 High-Performance Habits Only the Most Extraordinary People Share, Backed by Science

Incredibly successful -- and happy -- people consistently do six things. And you can too.<p>Why do some people succeed more quickly than others, and maintain that success over the course of decades? And out of that extremely small subset of people, why do some of them seem miserable, while others live …

Self-improvement

How to Set up an SSH Server on a Home Computer

Around 18 months ago, I built a desktop computer so I would have a little more firepower at my fingertips when I needed it. My hope was to avoid …

Smashing Magazine — For Web Designers And Developers

With mobile traffic increasing on local business websites, web developers and designers are now tasked with a new responsibility. It’s no longer …

Web Design

Paul Ryan - Paul Ryan claims the US is the 'oldest democracy' in the world. Is he right?

The Truth-o-Meter says: True | Paul Ryan claims the US is the 'oldest democracy' in the world. Is he right?<br>When Democratic lawmakers staged a sit-in …

How does public key cryptography work - Gary explains

In my previous article/video how does encryption work? I wrote about the principles of encryption starting with the Caesar cipher and following the development of cryptography through to the modern day with systems like DES and AES. All these systems of encryption have one thing in common, you need …

Get Yourself to Do Stuff by Appealing to Your Own Sense of Pride

A story at the start of <i>Take Pride</i>, a forthcoming book by University of British Columbia psychologist Jessica Tracy, is a typical one of youthful …

15 Phrases You Need to Say to Yourself More Often

Discover how positive affirmations and encouraging phrases can keep you on point.<p>Careers and lives are too often hectic these days, making it easy to lose touch with who you are and who you want to be. Just as you'd speak positively to someone else to help keep the person on track, talking to …

personaldevelopment

Tell Me What You Did Today, And I’ll Tell You Who You Are

<i>“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>Gandhi was completely right. When you don’t act in …

8 Mental Habits the Most Successful People Learn to Break

It’s not what you learn, but what you unlearn that matters.<p>Sometimes, success comes not from what you learn to do but what you learn to stop …

HP Developer Portal | 7 reasons Scala is better than Java ... so why is Java winning?

Java has steadily grown in popularity over the past twenty years and now sits at the top of many “most popular” programming languages charts. …

How to survive a state of surveillance

As a new book from the film-maker Laura Poitras reveals her experience of Big Brother, Fiona Macdonald looks at how artists are using classified materials and spying technologies.<p>“I haven’t written in over a year for fear these words are not private. That nothing in my life can be kept private.” …

Amazon's new free game engine comes with Twitch baked in

While Amazon might be known for selling you things, its cloud services now have just as much of an impact. It already powers many of the most popular apps and websites on the planet, but it's easy to forget that the company has an impressive online gaming presence thanks to Twitch. With its latest …

The best coding language courses, now up to 95 percent off

Ready to add some new tech skills to your repertoire? Learning a coding language from scratch can be intimidating at first, but with the right training and enough practice, it's fun, rewarding, and now more than ever, lucrative. There are tons of eLearning options out there, so we've rounded up …

After Hatton Garden, is it still possible to get away with a heist?

Is it still possible to get away with a heist?<p>Photo: Charles & Josette Lenars/CORBIS<p>The Hatton Garden raid was meticulous in its planning, dazzling in its complexity – yet still the burglars were caught. In this interconnected age, is the Hollywood-style heist now a thing of the past?<p><i>By Laurence</i> …

Crime

Five Psychology Podcasts to Broaden Your Mind in 2016

Know yourself, understand others, and live thoughtfully.<p>Now that you’ve finished binge-watching Making a Murderer and Serial season 2 just isn’t …

Top Cyber Security Salaries In U.S. Metros Hit $380,000

Last week we reported that there are over one million cybersecurity job openings in 2016. This week we take a look at the highest paying jobs in cybersecurity.<p>According to the IT job board DICE, the top IT security salaries go to lead software security engineers who earn an average of …

11 Ways Successful People Overcome Uncertainty

When facing doubt and uncertainty our brains are wired to let emotions take over. Use these strategies to stay rational, master uncertainty, and come out on top.<p>Our brains are hardwired to make much of modern life difficult. This is especially true when it comes to dealing with uncertainty. On the …

Self-improvement

Here's why banks are obsessed with a technology that's 'becoming the new internet'

Financial institutions became obsessed with figuring out how to use the blockchain— the software that underpins bitcoin — for everything from "smart" contracts to issuing shares to clearing payments.<p>Blockchain is a name for the software underpinning bitcoin that uses complex cryptography and …

Venture Capital

One Million Cybersecurity Job Openings In 2016

If you are thinking about a career change in 2016, then you might want to have a look at the burgeoning cybersecurity market which is expected to grow from $75 billion in 2015 to $170 billion by 2020.<p>A knack for cat and mouse play may indicate that you have an aptitude for cybersecurity. It is a …

Employment

Miniature Roomba-Like Printer Hits Funding Goal

The Pocket Printer drives across a sheet of paper, leaving words behind, and its Kickstarter campaign just got $400,000 in crowdfunding.<p>The printer, if you even own one, is likely your most despised device. It's loud; it jams; it requires a fountain of ink that is literally more expensive than …