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Cancer and your finances: The extra help you might not know about

Cancer costs more than just people's health.<p>Long periods off sick or working part time means less money coming in, and extra expenses such as higher …

Personal Finance

Dhan Ki Baat Ep 9: Save Money by Avoiding These 4 Mistakes

The latest episode of <i>Dhan Ki Baat</i> is special.<p>In this first of the two-part series, personal finance guru Gaurav Mashruwala teaches you how to avoid …

Personal Finance

This Is the Snack Halle Berry's Trainer Recommends Eating Before Every Workout

Finding the perfect pre/post-workout snack is similar to the story of <b>Goldilocks and the Three Bears</b>. It's always too much food, too little, too …

Nutrition

South Africa's Fat Cakes: Delicious Deep-Fried Dough You Can Stuff With Anything

“We come here for proper <i>vetkoek</i>,” enunciates 89-year-old retired music teacher Ria de Klerk. “Tasty, soft and not at all greasy.” De Klerk and her …

South Africa

How to avoid being ripped off by a dodgy financial planner

Beth Spence remembers when Bradley Sherwin, a Brisbane financial planner, paid a house visit to meet her and her husband Mick, who was recovering …

Finance

Why You Should Hire a Financial Planner, Even if You’re Not Rich

If the very idea of financial planning makes you break out in hives, you’re not alone. A new study found that perceived financial well-being — feeling secure about not only the state of your current situation but how well you’ve planned for the future — holds the key to your overall well-being. …

Personal Finance

Github's Learning Lab will teach you how to collaborate with code

Github isn’t just where most major open source projects are borne and improved; it’s also a commonly-used tool within commercial software development teams. Now, to help more coders get to speed with Github, the company has launched a “learning lab” which offers an interactive guide to the …

Learning

Google's Complex Relationship With DeepMind Gets Exposed

The relationship between Google and DeepMind might not be as rosy as they’d like you to believe, according to an in-depth report from The Information, which cites several sources across both companies.<p>Google fought off Facebook to acquire DeepMind — a London-based artificial intelligence (AI) lab …

Artificial Intelligence

Hackers are going after your online bank account

Banking and finance sites have the greatest risk for getting hacked, a new report says.<p>The worst vulnerabilities were found in banking and finance …

Web Applications

How Can You Tell a Great Leader When You See One? Look for This 1 Uncommon Sign

This is the stuff of which legacies are made, careers advance, and companies ultimately flourish.<p>Many of us have to make decisions that define who we are. It's often arriving at the crossroads of choosing between towing the line, or doing the difficult, unpopular, thing. And sometimes, doing what …

Leadership

This Japanese Budgeting System Could Be the Key to Saving Big Bucks

Forget apps that track your expenses for you. Forget Excel spreadsheets that require meticulous data entry. Forget email notifications of your bank …

Personal Finance

How This Startup Is Majorly Disrupting the Home Insurance Industry

Data is the key<p>Earlier this year, Richard Trezza, co-founder of Swyfft, moved into a new house and set out to buy homeowners insurance. The process took nearly two weeks.<p>That kind of delay wouldn’t be tolerated in most other industries these days; in fact, it’d be deemed downright archaic. Yet it’s …

Home Insurance

DIY Solar Heating with the Heat Grabber - DIY

<i>You can build this super-simple and super-effective DIY solar heating collector in just one hour!</i><p>Some of the climatologists are predicting that the …

Home Improvement

The Best Phone Accessories of 2018

Even if you've already found the phone of your dreams and the case that you can't live without, no trip outside your home is complete without being fully geared up with the latest in mobile tech. So, to make your life just that little bit easier, we're sampling all the best phone accessories that …

Tech Trends

What Is Deep Learning and How Does it Relate to AI?

Google’s AlphaGo made history in May 2017 when it defeated Ke Jie, the world’s reigning champion of the ancient Chinese game Go. It was the first …

Machine Learning

6 reasons the Chase Sapphire Reserve’s high annual fee is easy to justify — and why it’s ultimately a better value than Chase's cheaper Sapphire Preferred card

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network.</i><p>David Slotnick / Business Insider<p>The Chase Sapphire Reserve made a huge amount of buzz when it launched in 2016. A beefier follow-up to Chase's popular …

Personal Finance

What's Artificial Intelligence? Here's a Solid Definition

What's the difference between artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning and neural networks? Don't trust vendors' marketing materials …

Artificial Intelligence

The Effect of the New Tax Bill on Itemized Deductions

How the New Tax Bill Affects Itemized Deductions in 2018<p>Knowing what you can no longer deduct can save you money at tax time<p>Updated March 21, …

Personal Finance

What’s your risk of kidney disease, heart attack, or diabetes? A single molecule can tell

Nick Henry first experienced the symptoms of kidney disease in 2004, shortly after the 19-year-old had a severe reaction to a spider bite. "I woke up …

Medicine

Drew Parker - Creator of The Complete Retirement Planner

If I believe in something, I never give up. No matter how many roadblocks there may be, if you’re resourceful enough you will find a way to make it …

Entrepreneurship

​Learn to use GitHub with GitHub Learning Lab

Want to join the 27 million open-source programmers who develop on GitHub? Here's how to get your start.<p><i>Video: GitHub: EU copyright crackdown could</i> …

GitHub

How to master advanced React design patterns: Render Props

In Part 1 of this series we discussed how we could use compound components and static class properties to enable us to produce a readable and …

JavaScript

Growing Blueberries: How to Plant, Grow, and Harvest Blueberries

Some of our favorite childhood memories are often based around foods. Do you have any fond childhood memories that come from food?<p>For me, it is …

Gardening

An Introduction to Graph Theory and Network Analysis (with Python codes)

Introduction<p>“A picture speaks a thousand words” is one of the most commonly used phrases. But a graph speaks so much more than that. A visual …

Data Science

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

How to Grow Garlic

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p><b>Exposure:</b> Full sun• <b><br>When to plant:</b> Mid-autumn• <b><br>Pests and diseases to watch out for:</b> Nematodes, rust<p>How to Plant …

Gardening

Remarkable Evidence That the Bible Is the Word of God

Noted Bible experts say that the historical evidence surrouding the ancient book gives strong reasons to trust its contents. Dr. Jonathan Morrow, who …

Theology

After Lost in Space, Here Are 5 More Vintage Scifi Shows Worth Revisiting

Netflix’s reimagining of <i>Lost in Space</i> debuted last week, the latest in a very long line of classic scifi TV shows that have either been rebooted …

Science Fiction

The Important Theorem of Thomas Bayes

Thomas Bayes (1701 – 1761)<p>On April 17, 1761, English mathematician and Presbyterian minister <b>Thomas Bayes</b> passed away. He is best known as name giver …

Mathematics

Google's latest do-it-yourself AI kits include everything you need

Google's AIY kits have been helpful for do-it-yourselfers who want to explore AI concepts like computer vision, but they weren't really meant for newcomers when you had to supply your own Raspberry Pi and other must-haves. It'll be much easier to get started from now on: Google has released updated …

Android News