Rahul Soni

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Everyone claims they are following “agile methods” but few actually do

When we talk with managers who are undertaking ambitious digital projects, we ask them if they are using agile methods. Many of them will say “yes, we’ve adopted agile already.” You’d think that would be an encouraging sign: when practiced well, agile methods can create exceptionally valuable and …

Project Management

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

Machine Learning

Popular investing apps that let you trade for free, or next to nothing

Investing is a risky venture. At any given time, the money you hoped would generate healthy returns can disappear with little warning. So why spend …

Investing

7 Ways to Grow Revenue Without an Advertising Budget

Anyone can buy ads on Facebook. Here's where to look instead.<p>The competition for online advertising intensifies every single day as more people and companies market online. Ask any marketing professional or entrepreneur about their marketing plans, and Facebook Ads or Google Adwords will surely be …

Marketing

What makes the Python Cool.

As topic says, we will look into some of the cool feature provided by Python.<p>Python has a lot of functionality (or say tricks) which makes the …

Python Programming

The Parenting Mistakes You Might Be Making If Your Child Is Acting Spoiled

"We are in a trend toward raising a generation of self-centered, spoiled, entitled kids," says Fran Walfish, PsyD, author of <i>The Self-Aware Parent</i> and …

Parenting

These Free Online Courses From Google Will Boost Your Career No Matter What Business You're In

From product design to LinkedIn strategies, Google has a lot to teach executives and entrepreneurs.<p>Google has a lot it wants to teach us. The search giant offers a massive number of online courses, many of them targeted to students or recent graduates through Grow with Google. Others will teach you …

Online Life

Finger Detection and Tracking using OpenCV and Python

<b>TL;DR. Code is here</b>.<p>Tracking the movement of a finger is an important feature of many computer vision applications. In this application, A histogram …

Image Processing
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How I made my own WireGuard VPN server

Some of you may have heard about VPN protocols that let you establish a connection between your device and a server, such as OpenVPN and IPsec. But there’s a brand new shiny protocol that promises to be faster and more secure at the same time — WireGuard.<p>But WTF is a VPN anyway? A VPN is a virtual …

Information Systems

How to futureproof your kids – the mental health problem

Our children use digital devices more than any previous generation – and they’re also reporting higher and higher rates of mental health issues. Coincidence? Probably not – but who are we to tell them to stop using their phones when we’re glued to our own? And isn’t that screen time only preparing …

Mental Health

Speaking & Listening at Age 3 | Social & Emotional Growth | Child Development | PBS Parents

Help your child develop speaking and listening skills:<p>Ask Questions<p>Questions are great conversation starters and can help kids explore their thinking.<p>…

Kids

Not Generating Enough Revenue? Use This 1 Bold Strategy to Attract New Customers Quickly

Why increasing your prices may the breakthrough you've been waiting for.<p>If you're Jeff Bezos, you can afford to sell products at lower prices than your competitors to acquire and retain customers. But if you're not Jeff Bezos, well, you may need to consider a different strategy.<p>Sometimes, the best …

Business Strategy

Cracking India’s mystifying ‘nod code’

One thing all travellers to India talk about – apart from the dreaded Delhi Belly, of course – is the great Indian head nod.<p>In Thanjavur city, in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, street markets are flooded with a particular type of bobblehead toy. It is known in Tamil as the Thanjavur …

Travelers

What is Human-in-the-Loop for Machine Learning?

Computers are incredibly fast, accurate and stupid; humans are incredibly slow, inaccurate and brilliant; together they are powerful beyond …

Machine Learning

A Pediatrician Weighs in on the Milestones Your Baby Should Reach Each Month

Six weeks after giving birth, I finally got a smile from my newborn baby girl. For over a month, I lived in an endless cycle of feedings, diaper changes, and power naps. The smile jolted me out of my stupor, and I finally felt like, hey, this parenting thing could be fun.<p>I'll also admit I felt a …

Parenting

A beginner's guide to AI: Computer vision and image recognition

<i>This is the second story in our continuing series covering the basics of artificial intelligence. While it isn’t necessary to read the first article, which covers neural networks, doing so may add to your understanding of the topics covered in this one.</i><p>Teaching a computer how to ‘see’ is no small …

Artificial Intelligence

Britain's Brexit plan revealed: experts react

After a summit with her cabinet that sparked several ministerial resignations, British prime minister Theresa May has published a controversial white …

Dijkstra's algorithm in python: algorithms for beginners

<i>Photo by Ishan @seefromthesky on Unsplash</i><p>Dijkstra's algorithm can find for you the shortest path between two nodes on a graph. It's a must-know for …

Managing a Child's Fever During the Night

If you are the parent of a baby or toddler, this may be a familiar scenario: A nasty cold or flu has left your little one burning up with a fever all …

Machine Learning Vs. Artificial Intelligence: How Are They Different?

Artificial intelligence and machines have become a part of everyday life, but that doesn’t mean we understand them well. Do you know the difference between machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI)?<p>If you’re hoping to use one or the other in your business, it’s important to know which …

Artificial Intelligence

Facebook is testing augmented reality ads in the News Feed

You’ll soon be able to try on sunglasses and buy them without ever leaving your Facebook app.<p>The social media company announced Tuesday that it's …

Flask Web Programming from Scratch

Complete guide for Flask 1.0 from scratch with SQLAlchemy and Postgres.<p>Choosing a web framework is one of the important and the most frustrating …

What I’ve learned from competing in machine learning contests on Kaggle

Recently I decided to get more serious about my data science skills. So I decided to practice my skills, which led me to Kaggle.<p>The experience has …

Mom Catches Teen Daughter Twerking on Camera. So She Storms into Room and Teaches Her a Lesson

In the age of technology parents have learned to expect — and perhaps dread — discovering their kid doing something inappropriate on social media.<p>And …

How to raise resilient kids—the Finnish way

Finnish children start school at the age of seven, whereas in the UK children start school at five, and in Canada at age five or six. The relatively …

This Viral Short Film Is A Must-See For All Parents

Short film <i>Alike</i> delivers a harsh reality in a very quiet and almost innocent way. The animated short begins with a father loading his son’s backpack …

Dancing with OAuth: a step by step guide

<i>This post was originally published in freeCodeCamp</i><p>Most of the times I try to learn something new and put it into practice, I quickly start to feel …

11 soothing phrases to say when your child is crying

When you're ready, use a low voice, and try these alternatives:<p>1. "We're on the same team. I will help you."<p>Even if your child says they do not want …

Fatherly Advice: How Do I Make Mom Feel Sexy Again?

Fatherly's resident parenting expert weighs in on helping a kid learn to swim, talking about boys in dresses and getting a wife to get frisky</i> …