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Billions of pounds are stolen from the digital ad industry every year by those with a background in malware, whose incentive to defraud advertisers …Fraud
Previously, on Jepsen, we demonstrated stale and dirty reads in MongoDB. In this post, we return to Elasticsearch, which loses data when the network …ElasticSearch
“Unicorn company.” It’s the latest bit of jargon that’s infected our conversations here in the Bay Area, to the point where both WSJ and Fortune have …Unicorns
Creating A Captivating User Experience
As the mobile channel matures and technologies develop, so too does the field of Mobile User Experience. Good …UX Design
Aug 27, 2010 | Estimated reading time: 13 minutes
Wow, what a difference some well thought out UX design can make. I recently bought a new Humax video …UX Design
Larry Page lives by the gospel of 10x. Most companies would be happy to improve a product by 10 percent. Not the CEO and cofounder of Google. The way …Google
One of the hardest things for entrepreneurs to learn is that most of the time, the best thing they can do is get out of the way of the people …Management
Whenever I hop onto Facebook to do something specific—find a link I saved for later or see what’s happening on Buffer’s Facebook page, perhaps—something strange happens.
Despite my best intentions to stay on track and accomplish my goal, I get sucked in. Suddenly I’m checking my own notifications, …Facebook
I've watched a lot of handsomely paid CEOs get on stages for keynote presentations over the past decade, and none were as good as the one I saw Elon Musk give Thursday night in California as he introduced Tesla's new battery system. I'm sure many people will disagree — I mean, how can you compete …Elon Musk
Despite the hype about disruption, the truth is most tech giants, particularly platform providers, are not so much displaced as they are eclipsed. …Google
The natural transition of every medium, since the beginning of human communication, is from a necessity to a vehicle for …Imaginary
Last year, NASA’s advanced propulsion research wing made headlines by announcing the successful test of a physics-defying electromagnetic drive, or …Space
Einstein, Bohr, Heisenberg, Schrödinger, Curie, Lorentz, Bragg! All these names are associated with one or the other theory, equation or formula in …Quantum Mechanics
(This post is derived from a talk I gave at SV Angel's CEO Summit.)
A lot has been written about the dangers that early-stage startups face. But …Startups
Social entrepreneurs: You have your work cut out for you. And too many of you may be living in a social enterprise bubble.
Those are some of the implications of a new study looking at consumers and socially responsible spending.
For one thing, according to the study, shoppers may have good …Social Enterprise
Good clicklog datasets are hard to come by. Luckily CriteoLabs released a week’s worth of data — a whopping ~11GB! — for a new Kaggle contest. The …Machine Learning
In this article I would like to provide you actionable steps on altering your website for success. I’ll share findings from my own experience as well as advice from industry experts and tips on tweaking your website to make it perform better, increase conversion rate and eventually sell more.
A couple of truths about suits: 1) You need at least one. 2) It's going to cost you. Exactly how much is up to you. Thanks to technology, inexpensive labor, and the free market, you can now buy a damn fine suit for under $300. You can also drop a grand or more. It all comes down to options.
Steer clear of them, and you'll reach bacon bliss.
I know you must get asked this a lot, but what is your favorite bacon? I have been trying pretty much every brand I can get hold of and I've also checked out some local products. I've been looking especially for applewood-smoked and bacon with no …Bacon
Instagram, now well over 150 million users strong, exploded on the scene as one of the most rapidly-adopted products in the …
A similarity model is a set of abstractions and metrics to define to what extent things are similar. That’s quite a general definition. …ElasticSearch
Distance Metrics for Fun and Profit
"People Who Like This Also Like ... "
A while ago a friend of mine asked me how I would go about building a …Programming
By Dr. Mercola
Love handles, like most types of abdominal fat, can be quite challenging to get rid of, and for many may hold even after you've lost …Fitness
In the future, the design around us will sweat the small stuff, writes Huge CEO Aaron Shapiro.
Choice is overrated.
Recently, I decided to buy Monopoly to play with my son. What I was sure would be a quick decision on Amazon turned into a learning experience for both of us. Did you know there are …Concept Design
Normcore? So last year. String bikinis? Most definitely over.
Even interest in skinny jeans may be waning, if six billion fashion-related queries by Google users are any indication of this year’s most popular trends.
Instead, consumers are Googling tulle skirts, midi skirts, palazzo pants and jogger …Trends