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Here’s how to learn absolutely anything, according to a world expert

It’s easy to get discouraged when we’re trying to learn a difficult new subject. But according to the creator of one of the world’s most successful online courses, almost anyone can learn anything—with the right technique.<p>Barbara Oakley, an engineering professor at Oakland University in Rochester, …

Language Learning

Huawei promises its Kirin 980 processor will destroy the Snapdragon 845

More power, delivered more efficiently<p>At IFA today, Huawei announced its newest system-on-a-chip, the Kirin 980, which boasts a number of world firsts. It’s the first 7nm mobile processor, the first one built around ARM’s Cortex-A76 CPU and Mali-G76 GPU, the first with a Cat.21 smartphone modem …

Huawei

The skills that every teen should learn before they ever get a cellphone

Being a teenager is like waking up every morning in a house of mirrors. You're everywhere and nowhere at once, trying to pinpoint which version of …

The best home security systems you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There was once a time when home security meant shelling out thousands of dollars for high-end cameras, motion sensors, and professional …

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

<i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

Trains

New: IRS Announces 2018 Tax Rates, Standard Deductions, Exemption Amounts And More

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has (finally) announced a number of tax-related provisions for 2018, including, of course, the latest tax tables. These changes are due to the Tax Jobs and Cuts Act of 2017, signed into law by President Trump on December 22, 2017. If you’re a regular reader, …

Personal Finance

Litecoin Price Surging: Why the Cryptocurrency Is Skyrocketing in Value

It's all because of Litecoin Cash.<p>Litecoin (LTC), the world’s fifth-biggest cryptocurrency, has recently been living up to its name. Litecoin, it …

Science Says the Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Do These 8 Things

Parenting is tough and if you're not intentional much can go wrong in the process. Here's what researchers say parents should do if they want to raise strong, confident and successful kids.<p>1. Don't complain.<p>Instead, model the ability to pick yourself up in the face of setbacks. According to …

University of California

Don't Set Up an LLC Without Doing This 1 Thing

You're starting a new business. Your friend told you to set up a limited liability company (LLC). So you set one up and opened up a bank account. You're ready to dive in. But you forgot one thing--how is the LLC taxed? It seems your friend forgot to mention this part.<p>Understanding LLC taxation can …

Tax Preparation

MORGAN STANLEY: We've entered the final stage of the stock market's remarkable rally

For an equity bull market, overconfidence can be the kiss of death.<p>This can be seen in a cycle that's played out repeatedly throughout history. At a certain point during an extended stock rally, investors get cocky and continue to pile head-first into positions with little regard for risks. Then …

Google Home: 12 Things You Need To Know

If you’ve unwrapped a Google Home for Christmas this year, then make sure you start on the right foot with these important tips below.<p>If you’re on still looking to pick up a Google Home or Amazon Alexa in the Boxing Day sales, see how they compare when answering 45 questions.<p><i>Different voices match</i> …

4,000 years of the rise and fall of world empires in one chart

Imagine creating a timeline of your country's whole history stretching back to its inception.<p>It would be no small task, and simply weighing the relative importance of so many great people, technological achievements, and pivotal events would be a tiny miracle in itself.<p>While that seems like a …

50 startups that will boom in 2018, according to VCs

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch the industry, guide the startups, hear their pitches, and invest in them?<p>We reached out to a number of top VCs and asked them which startups will boom in 2018. We invited participation from investors from a variety of backgrounds and …

Build a flexible Neural Network with Backpropagation in Python

Before we get started with the <i>how</i> of building a Neural Network, we need to understand the <i>what</i> first.<p>Neural networks can be intimidating, especially …

I tried the 7-minute workout for a month — here's what happened

The 7-minute workout is a science-backed circuit routine that uses only body weight. The high-intensity interval-training program was designed by two exercise scientists, Chris Jordan and Bret Klika, to be the most efficient workout. Our video producer, Kevin Reilly, spent 30 days using the …

Why Some Startups Succeed (and Why Most Fail)

There is a consistent set of factors that lead to startup success and failure.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the last two decades of building and running businesses, and the last couple of years working full time with dozens of startup founders and CEOs on their …

Why You Should Try Meditating While Running (and How to Do It)

Yes, you can get your Zen on while getting miles in. Here are nine tips for making your next run extra-serene.<p>I’m running down Kelly Drive in Philadelphia on an unseasonably warm fall day, my purple sneakers softly thudding against the ground. As I run, I notice a young boy skateboarding on the …

The 9 types of men's collars and when to wear them

Here are the most common styles in menswear, along with a little guidance.<p>Distinctive quality: the narrow space between the two collar points, which are often not covered by the jacket lapels.<p>Recommended for: traditionalists, minimalists, bowtie wearers, formal shirts, guys with round faces, narrow …

Deep Learning Papers Reading Roadmap

If you are a newcomer to the Deep Learning area, the first question you may have is "Which paper should I start reading from?"<p>Here is a reading …

Deep Learning

Lecture Notes | Advanced Algorithms | Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Although some of the lecture below were scribed during the 2005 version of this course, many of the scribed notes below are from previous versions of …

How to Raise a Genius: Lessons from a 45-Year Study of Supersmart Children

On a summer day in 1968, professor Julian Stanley met a brilliant but bored 12-year-old named Joseph Bates. The Baltimore student was so far ahead of …

10 Best Methods to Hack/Crack WiFi Password in PC and Mobile

10 Ways to Hack WiFi Password in PC and Mobile<p>Here we collect 10 Best working methods for hacking/cracking a wifi password in android mobile, Windows …

These are the best arguments from the 3% of climate scientist 'skeptics.' Really. | Dana Nuccitelli

Contrarian climate scientist Roy Spencer summed up the contrarian case for a fossil fuel and tobacco-funded think tank<p>When I give a presentation and mention the 97% expert consensus on human-caused global warming, I’m often asked, “what’s the deal with the other 3%?”. These are the publishing …

Parents Of Successful Kids Do These 10 Things In Common, Science Finds

An old Proverb says “Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathers by labor shall increase.” It is good advice. We probably have …

Kids

13 habits science shows will help you fall asleep faster and sleep better

But not sleeping, in addition to making you less efficient and more stressed, is terrible for your health.<p>Americans currently average 6.8 hours of sleep per night, down an hour from 1942. Four in 10 Americans don't even get the minimum of seven hours of sleep doctors recommend. That's a public …

A Clean C++11 Deep Learning API

Dlib 19.0 is out and it has a lot of new features, like new elastic net and quadratic program solvers. But the feature I'm most excited about is the …

Deep Learning

Machine Learning is Fun! Part 3: Deep Learning and Convolutional Neural Networks

<b>Update:</b> <i>This article is part of a series. Check out the full series:</i> <i>Part 1</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 2</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 3</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 4</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 5</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 6</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 7</i> <i>and</i> <i>Part 8</i><i>!</i><p><i>You can also read this</i> …

The complete list of 'OK, Google' commands

With Google Now, you can use voice commands to create reminders, get help with trivia questions, and, yes, even find out "what does the fox say?"<p>And, with the recent update from Google, the voice assistant's reponse will sound more natural than ever. (Though, of all the voice assistants, Google Now …

Janet Yellen's Worst Nightmare: Et Tu Kuroda?