Ren Adi

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Testers and Data Science, Part 1

I’ve talked a bit about testers and AI as well as testers and machine learning. Here I want to focus a bit on one area that can be a basis for both …

Data Science

Learn something new this year with these free online courses

Whether it’s a love for education, the drive to succeed, or just genuine curiosity, the hunger for knowledge and learning is what keeps us moving …

Computer Science

Good Foods for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)

Good Foods for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)<p>Updated on May 3, 2017<p>What Is Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease?<p>Gastroesophageal reflux disease, …

This Video Shows How to Run Ethernet Cables On the Outside of Your House

Nothing is quite as reliable for your home internet as running Ethernet cable between rooms. In some cases, it might be easier to run cable along the …

Basic Linux Interview Questions and Answers - Part II

Continuing the <b>Interview Series</b>, we are giving <b>10 Questions</b> here, in this article. These questions and the questions in the future articles doesn’t …

Linux

Is Apple, Inc. the Next BlackBerry Fiasco?

Is <b>Apple</b> positioned to follow in the footsteps of <b>BlackBerry</b> ? One well-known mobile market pundit thinks so, arguing that Cupertino is missing the next game-changing market revolution.<p>Does that even make sense? Let's have a look.<p>Once upon a time, BlackBerry was on top of the world. Its customers …

Investing

Amazon vs. Costco: A price comparison

With at least 46 million Prime users worldwide, Amazon is many people's default choice for purchasing, well, nearly anything.<p>It's almost taken for granted that Amazon is cheaper than big box stores. And that's often true for little essentials, like computer cables. But when it comes to grocery …

6 Software Tools for Monitoring Employee Productivity

The attainment of target output in any organization, to a great extent, depends on the consistency of employees' productivity level.<p>In today's competitive business world, every organization is facing new challenges regarding sustained productivity and creating committed workforce.<p>In the ever …

Here's Why the Japanese Diet Is Keeping People Alive So Long

Japanese people are some of the healthiest on the planet. They have the highest life expectancy for men (76) and women (86), and, at 3 percent, the …

Petition to activate smartphone FM radios gains steam as carriers agree to flip the switch

A new report from CBC News details the progress being made to unlock the FM radio chip that many smartphones feature. Many smartphones have an untapped FM chip inside them that users are unable to take advantage of and while many Android devices are confirmed to have the chip, the iPhone also has …

T-Mobile

Cybersecurity sleuths learn to think like hackers

From CNET Magazine: Kids around the US are competing in cybersecurity contests. To win, they need the same skills as the hackers they're trying to catch.<p>About 35 high-school students sit at neatly arranged rows of tables in the university's gym. Another 115 college-level contestants surround the …

High School

I've built a quick tool based on this repo. Start running your Tensorflow project on AWS in <30seconds using Floyd. See www.floydhub.com. It's free to try out.

Happy to take feature requests/feedback and answer questions - mail me sai@floydhub.com.<p>Setting up a Deep Learning Machine from Scratch (Software)<p>A …

Deep Learning

How Much Vitamin D Should You Take?

<i>By: Dr. Alan Christianson</i><p>By now you've heard your body needs vitamin D to be at its best. Feel free to read HERE to learn more about its many benefits, like lowering risks of:<p>Mortality (death)<br>• Cancer<br>• Heart disease<br>• Dementia<br>• Asthma<br>• Infections<br>• Obesity<p>There has been plenty of focus on the dangers of getting …

SQL injection: The oldest hack in the book

The latest reports suggest the highly publicised ‘Panama Papers’ data leak was the result of a hacking technique known as SQL injection. With 11.5 …

Software security suffers as upstarts lose access to virus data | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A number of young technology security companies are losing access to the largest collection of industry analysis of computer viruses, a setback industry experts say will increase exposure to hackers.<p>The policy change at the information-sharing pioneer VirusTotal takes aim …

IT

The Massive Downside of Agile Software Development

Every good comes with a bad. Here's why agile software development won't solve all your problems.<p>Everyone is looking for a win-win methodology for both providers and clients when it comes to software development. After all, software development isn't going away any time soon. Agile software …

How To Hack Your Electric Bill

You turn off the lights when you leave a room. You unplug small appliances when they aren't in use. You think you're being pretty smart about your energy consumption, yet every month your electric bill keeps creeping up. You shudder to think how high it could go in the summer months -- especially …

8 Basement Renovations That Really Pay Off

Next up in our new series, <b>Renovations That Really Pay Off</b>:basements! Sure, walking down rickety stairs and gazing into a dark, dank cellar might put you off the idea of dropping wads of cash to hang out there. For motivation to clear away the cobwebs, consider the fact that updating a basement …

Why Oil Prices Will Rise and You Will Be Caught By Surprise

I follow oil pretty closely given our exposure. As such, I get frustrated with many press and news show accounts of the commodity. It gets worse when …

Here’s Why You Should Add More Veggies to Your Diet ASAP

I honestly can’t remember the last time I ate a meal that didn’t include vegetables. For me, they’re the main attraction at breakfast, lunch, and …

Change Your Morning Routine, Change Your Whole Life

The first big sign that my health was out of whack came when I was just fifteen years old.<p>A previously highly motivated and energetic teenager, I could no longer bring myself to getting out of bed in the morning. I would wake up extremely fatigued and desperate just to get a few more minutes of …

5 ways to finally lose your spare tire

I have this buddy who’s a big dude: 6’3”, 240. He’s not “fat,” but he could spare to lose a few pounds. Girls describe him as a big teddy bear.<p>He plays pickup sports and hits his local CrossFit box a night or two each week. So that extra weight isn’t there because of laziness. It’s there because …

How Long to Keep Tax Records

Unless you’re living in the 123-room Spelling Manor, you probably don’t have space to store massive amounts of tax and insurance paperwork, …

The Other Ag Sector Problem That Big Data Can Solve

The average city-poke thinks about farm labor as the last of a dying breed of worker — replaced by $700,000 combines and all sorts of fancy technology that enables a farmer to do more than granddad imagined, and with little dust or manure involved. Things have changed.<p>What has not changed is the …

Farming

Welcome to The Internet of Compromised Things

This post is a bit of a public service announcement, so I'll get right to the point:Every time you use WiFi, ask yourself: <b>could I be connecting to</b> …

Wi-Fi