Patrick James

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Look up, be patient and 'think about how big the universe is': Expert tips for stargazing this summer

If you're camping, hiking or otherwise outside city limits this summer, Brenden Petracek advises you to look up.<p>The president of Winnipeg's chapter …

INFOGRAPHIC: 7 Excel tricks everyone should know

Lifehacker AU is never one to shy away from doling out handy Microsoft Excel spreadsheet tips.<p>Chances are you’ve had to deal in spreadsheets for as …

R and Python are joining forces, in the crossover event of the year

Hadley Wickham is the most important developer for the programming language R. Wes McKinney is among the most important developers for programming language Python. The two languages, which are free to use, are often seen as competitors in the world of data science. Wickham and McKinney don’t think …

Data Science

Astonishingly detailed map of the Milky Way will blow your mind

We now have the most detailed catalogue of stars in our Milky Way galaxy yet.<p>The new map — created using data collected by the Gaia satellite — shows …

Best Carry On Luggage 2018: Rated + Reviewed

<b>Whether you are looking to avoid baggage fees or simply want to travel light, travelling carry on only can make life a lot easier. We’ve rated and</b> …

6 Things Bad Bosses Always Fear (but Great Leaders Always Do)

It could mean the difference between success and failure.<p>Peter Drucker famously said: "Culture eats strategy for breakfast."<p>The quote was actually attributed to him and made famous in 2006 by Mark Fields, chief executive at Ford. Twelve years later, it's corporate-speak for purpose-led and …

Leadership

The books you never read in high school, but should now

As kids, we don’t always read the books we’re assigned, especially in high school. Maybe you skipped over “Wuthering Heights,” “Of Mice and Men” or …

Literature

Data Science and Python

What is this post about ? When I google "Data Science", 8/10 results are of Data Science Courses. When I open these courses, I see some common …

Data Science

Enhance the Eyes of Your Subject in Seconds Using This Photoshop Technique

The character of your portraits is conveyed by many different elements, but a crucial one is the eyes of your subject. In this short tutorial, I’ll …

Tutorials

Tech Giants Brace for Europe’s New Data Privacy Rules

SAN FRANCISCO — Over the past two months, Google has started letting people around the world choose what data they want to share with its various products, including Gmail and Google Docs.<p>Amazon recently began improving the data encryption on its cloud storage service and simplified an agreement …

Privacy

How to Lead Employees Through Times of Change at Work

Change is the only constant at work, but that doesn't make it an easy experience for employees.<p>I can remember everything about the moment I got laid off from my job at the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf: "Unfortunately, your job has been eliminated," the person delivering the news told me.<p>What I can't …

Review of UniPDF, a Free PDF to Word Converter

UniPDF is a free PDF to Word converter (PDF to DOC) that's easy to use, quick to download, and skips the confusing options found in other programs …

Mark Zuckerberg & Bill Gates Think Everyone Should Read These 14 Books

As the world’s most powerful begin to think about travel plans and what to pack for the annual World Economic Forum in Davos later this month, they …

10 Social Media Tools You Need in 2018

Brands are turning to social media platforms to reach target audiences through paid and organic means. Here is a list of 10 tools that social media marketers should leverage for maximum results.<p>Last month, I wrote about <i>How to Leverage Social Media In 2018: A Video Marketing Guide for Brands</i> and the …

Lessons from an Unseemly Presidential Transition—From Hoover to F.D.R.

“T <i>ELEGRAMS ARE REVEALED</i>,” a headline read on the front page of the New York <i>Times</i>, on December 23rd, 1932—eighty-five years ago—reporting, in breathless terms, on the White House’s release of what were supposed to be confidential telegrams between the outgoing President Herbert Hoover and …

These are the best cameras you can buy right now

Best cameras you can buy right now<p>Suppose you're the kind of person who reads movie spoilers online, or unwraps all of your presents on Christmas …

Machine Learning Is Easy

In this article, we will talk about machine learning in general and its interaction with data warehouses. If you are a beginner who doesn't know …

Here are 5 ways to change the color of anything in Photoshop

There are several ways to change colors of objects in Photoshop, and plenty of different objects you may want to change: clothes, hair color, light …

13 hidden features in iOS 11

You don't need to buy an iPhone 8 (or an iPhone X for that matter) to get that shiny, new-iPhone feeling. All you need to do is upgrade to iOS 11, …

Apps

How to Turn Your Hand Signature Into a Watermark in Photoshop

This week, Colin Smith of PhotoshopCAFE explains how to make a watermark out of your signature in Photoshop using a real signature on paper. The …

Suspended – Medium

Get Stunning Starry Photos with this Easy Astrophotography Tutorial

Been wanting to shoot beautiful, long exposures of the starry night sky but don’t know where to start? The folks from Mango Street have shared some …

How to Navigate Google Analytics Like a Pro (Way Beyond the Basics)

It’s not often that we get this lucky.One of the most powerful analytics tools is right at our fingertips.I’m talking about Google Analytics.It …

Analytics

iOS 11: 18 new and hidden features for your Apple iPhone and iPad

How to Use Adobe Photoshop to Remove Unwanted Logos from Photos

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>August 26, 2017 By Julian<p>How to Use Adobe Photoshop to Remove Unwanted Logos www.sleeklens.com<p>Today I’ll be showing you …

How to Shoot Spectacular Seascape Sunrise Photos with These Tips from Pro Thomas Heaton (VIDEO)

When you combine a beautiful sunrise with a spectacular seascape there’s a great opportunity to capture stunning imagery if you do things right. …

Pioneer’s AVH-2330NEX gives you both Android Auto and CarPlay — without a new car price tag

CarPlay and Android Auto can only really be described as what you’d call a “slow burn.” They both debuted quite a few years ago, but getting access to them via first-party infotainment systems didn’t happen with the pace early adopters might be accustomed to. Luckily, a variety of third-party …

Fix Your Knee Pain With These Simple Exercises

You’ve probably had a twinge or two of knee pain in your life. But just because knee pain is fairly common, that doesn’t mean it’s something you …

Awesome chart to visualize Salary Increases for 3,500+ people [Tutorial]

<i>Game for some charting awesomeness?</i>Off late, I have been doing a lot of data analysis and visualization on performance ratings, salary hike, gender …

The Southern Poverty Law Center's list of hate groups

<b>(CNN) —</b> 917.<p>That's the number of hate groups operating in the US, according to data from the Southern Poverty Law Center. The Alabama-based nonprofit activist group tracks civil rights and hate crimes and defines a hate group as an organization with "beliefs or practices that attack or malign an …

Rights & Freedoms