Sahil Kapoor

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Reporting versus analytics

<i>“We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge.”</i><p><i>- John Naisbitt</i><p>For the love of statistics, please stop using the words “reporting” and …

Big Data

The Fantastical Rise of Invented Languages

In the language spoken by the Dothraki on the violent and popular HBO show <i>Game of Thrones</i>, the word for cat is <i>keli</i>. Reasonable, you might think. The …

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Here’s what India’s biggest cities looked like centuries ago

India’s already-heaving metropolises are among the fastest growing cities in the world.<p>But before decades of extensive construction (and re-construction), large-scale migration, and rapid economic expansion entirely transformed them into the cities they are today, what did the early days of these …

India

The moment Truman announced the bombing of Hiroshima

On August 6, 1945, US B-29 aircraft the Enola Gay unleashed unprecedented power when it dropped the world's first atomic bomb, "Little Boy" on the Japanese city of Hiroshima.<p>Three days later, the US dropped a second nuclear bomb on the city of Nagasaki.<p>The bombings caused unrivalled destruction and …

The top TED talks that will change the way you work and live

These inspirational TED talks will challenge how you think and communicate at work and in your everyday life<p>With alumni ranging from Stephen Hawking to Bill Gates, TED talks have become a global phenomenon since <b>Al Gore gave one of the first ever</b> adresses in 2006.<p>We gathered some of the most-viewed …

Where is Google taking us?

Photograph: Norbert von der Groeben/The Observer New Review<p>Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google, still owns around 16% of the company.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/3/1435921855071/ea0a35e0-17eb-4b36-8d63-3f8a7e8e8f5f-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Norbert …

Prototypes

The most popular TED Talks of all time

How can I make my life simpler?

Dean Bokhari<br>Start with "The Focusing Question."<br>“What’s the ONE Thing you can do such that by doing it everything else will be easier or …

The 30 Best TED Talks of All Time That Will Open Your Mind and Inspire You to Take Action

Single-Layer Neural Networks and Gradient Descent

This article offers a brief glimpse of the history and basic concepts of machine learning. We will take a look at the first algorithmically described …

The 5 Things That Separate True Leaders From Managers

Yes, there is a difference between managing and leading, and understanding it can only serve you, your business, and your employees well.<p>Do you think leadership and management mean the same thing? If you do, keep reading—knowing the difference will make your job more fun, boost your staff’s morale, …

Leadership

ALORE

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Performance

Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people — at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople …

Self-improvement