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Top 5 Object Oriented Programming and Design Courses for Programmers

There is no doubt that object-oriented programming is a pillar of software development and also one of the reasons for a huge success of Java. A …

Object-Oriented Programming

The Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Florida—Because Vacation Should Be Easy

1 of 15<p>Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 15<p>Bilmar Beach Resort<p>3 of 15<p>Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 15<p>Rosen …

Florida

100 Car Maintenance Tasks You Can Do on Your Own

Car maintenance seems daunting at first, but start small and work up the car repair ladder. Here are 100 car repair tasks and maintenance you can do …

Automotive Industry

9 Apps to Try if You Want to Learn Something New Every Day

Sure, smartphones and smartphone apps can waste our time and bring out the worst in people, but they can most definitely also be a force for good: …

Apps

14 Agility Drills For People Over 40

Feel like an athlete again with moves that build speed, reaction time, and conditioning.<p>Basketball isn’t just a “young man’s game.” Neither is ice hockey, tennis, touch football, or martial arts. In fact, there’s no sport or leisure activity you should have to give up completely just because you’re …

Essential Tips and Tricks for Starting Machine Learning with Python

We describe some essential hacks and tricks for practicing machine learning with Python. Covers most important libraries, and the overall approach.

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

The $140 productivity app that’s managed my life for the past decade

I have a strange obsession with optimizing my life for peak productivity. Part of it is the dopamine hit that comes with a task well completed. But what brings me even more joy is the creation of the perfect Rube Goldberg machine to deflect, swat, and conquer everything the information economy has …

Your Best Parenting Advice: From Meddling Parents To Poop Management

What do you wish you'd known before becoming a parent?<p>In May, we asked our audience this question at the start of How To Raise A Human, our month-long special series on how to make parenting easier.<p>More than 1,000 moms and dads opened up about the struggles and joys of raising children of all ages, …

Parenting

Empowering Kids In An Anxious World

Rates of anxiety and depression among teens in the U.S. have been rising for years. According to one study, nearly one in three adolescents (ages 13-18) now meets the criteria for an anxiety disorder, and in the latest results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Youth Risk …

Parenting

This Shrimp Pasta with Creamy Mozzarella Sauce Is Dreamy — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

3 Reasons Why Camera Filters Will Help You Take Better Photos Now

Maybe you don’t know it already, but camera filters can help you take better photos. No, we’re not talking about those software “filters” you might …

Every Netflix secret category for porn, revealed

If you want to find porn on Netflix, we’ve already done the hard work for you. Here are our guides to the sexiest movies and TV series on Netflix. …

‘An Entire Community Got Together to Rape a Child’: India Recoils at Girl’s Assault

NEW DELHI — For months, the police say, a group of men took turns raping an 11-year-old girl.<p>In the gated community in Chennai, India, where the girl lived with her parents, the men gave her soft drinks laced with drugs, the police said. They filmed themselves raping her, brandishing knives and …

If You Download These 5 Apps, You Probably Don't Need a Travel Agent

Confession: I love planning a vacation almost as much as I enjoy actually being on vacation. From scouting out the best hotel deals to reading up on …

Apps

The Ways of Zen Photography

When most people think of the word Zen, a meditating monk in a monastery comes to mind, a practice of enlightenment, a person being in the present or …

25 Thrillers on Netflix That Will Have You Sleeping With the Lights On

If you recently read <b>Sharp Objects</b> and decided thriller is your new favorite genre, you're in luck. Thanks to Netflix, there are so many gripping thrillers to add to your watch list. From horror stories to crime dramas, there is something for everyone on this list of 25 must-see films. Just maybe …

How to Shoot Awesome Long Exposure Photos at Night: 6 Tips from Serge Ramelli

Long exposure photography, when done right, can produce some stunning images. Even better is long exposure photography at night, which can transform …

You Need To Ask For A Taper Haircut The Next Time You See Your Barber

Taper haircuts encompass a lot of styles, but the good news is they're all excellent. From the textured quiff to the skin fade, these are the best …

The Best Way to See the U.S. Is by Train

Trains have long endured as a fixture of American industry, transporting goods and people across the country and forging what has become the United States as we know it. They still do a lot of that stuff, but long ago they stopped being a primary mode of long-haul transportation. Now they’re mostly …

My Life Changed When I Bought These Travel Accessories on Amazon

If you took a look at my Amazon account, you'd see that among the past orders of Kind Bars and shampoo, there are a plethora of travel accessories. …

Earbuds

Data Science Tutorials & Resources for Beginners

<i>If you want to know more about Data Science but don't know where to start this list is for you!</i><p>📈<p>No previous knowledge required but Python and …

40 More Clever Versions Of Basic Household Items You Can Buy On Amazon

They may not be glamorous, but you need household items like sponges, plungers, and shower liners. And as long as you're shopping to keep your house …

Skin Care

Mueller Accuses Paul Manafort of Attempted Witness Tampering

WASHINGTON — Federal prosecutors on Monday accused President Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, of attempting to tamper with witnesses in his federal tax and money laundering case.<p>In court documents, prosecutors working for the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, said that …

Corruption

Trump’s Lawyers, in Confidential Memo, Argue to Head Off a Historic Subpoena

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s lawyers have for months quietly waged a campaign to keep the special counsel from trying to force him to answer questions in the investigation into whether he obstructed justice, asserting that he cannot be compelled to testify and arguing in a confidential letter …

Donald Trump

25 Things You Need to Do When You Move Into Your New Home

Take care of these vital tasks right away to avoid headaches later.<p>The minute you walk in to your new home, your mind will be racing with to-dos. …

How to become your boss’s right hand man and get all the best opportunities

You’ve got the drive and goals in mind to become your boss’s right hand and climb the career ladder. You earn this place through hard work, not by …

The Workplace

How I Shot A Wedding With Just One 35mm Lens

I recently shot a wedding with just one lens, a Rokinon 35mm t/1.5 on a Sony a7S II body. This was completely unplanned and wasn’t done to prove any …

Cameras

Congress Approves First Big Dodd-Frank Rollback

WASHINGTON — A decade after the global financial crisis tipped the United States into a recession, Congress agreed on Tuesday to free thousands of small and medium-sized banks from strict rules that had been enacted as part of the 2010 Dodd-Frank law to prevent another meltdown.<p>In a rare …

Administrative Law

Instant Pot recipes everyone should know: Hard-boiled eggs, rotisserie chicken and more

You already know that the Instant Pot can be used to make a wide range of dishes, but there's more than just stew, chili and soup. You can make hard-"boiled" eggs, bread, cake and "rotisserie" chicken in the wonder cooker, too.<p>Pressure cooked hard-boiled eggs<p>In a pressure cooker you can't …