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4 E-Books & 5 Courses to Help You Perform Machine Learning Analytics & Command High-Paying Jobs

<b>Deep Learning with TensorFlow</b><p>Discover One of the Newest & Most Useful Tools for Deep Learning<p>Deep learning is the intersection of statistics, …

This incredible tool lets you see how Facebook tracks you online

A browser extension shows you how Facebook infers what content you want to see based on your social media habits and behaviors.<p>Data Selfie is a free …

Social Media

Preserving Lonesome George Short Doc

National Parks

A Price You Pick Gets You 156 Hours of Premium Coding Instruction, From Python to Ruby & Everything In Between

<b>Learn How To Code: Google's Go Programming Language</b><p><b>The Complete Python Course: Beginner to Advanced!</b><p>Get the Complete A to Z Story on Python & Start …

Try these 15 free educational apps for your kids

I filled an iPad with hundreds of learning apps for my students. Here are 15 of my favorites, plus some creative ideas for how to use them.<p>January …

Tortuga 1667: A Pirate Game of Mutiny, Plunder & Deceit

WELCOME TO TORTUGA!<p>The year is 1667 and you are a pirate sailing the waters of the Caribbean. A Spanish Galleon floats nearby, and you’ve talked your …

The Best Board Games of the Year – Star Trek Ascendancy

<i>2016 turned out to be one of the biggest years for board games. We saw some of our favorite developers hit the shelves yet again with a couple of</i> …

10 Books You Pretend to Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books—but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it’s …

The Obscure Neuroscience Problem That's Plaguing VR

Despite virtual reality’s recent renaissance, the technology still has some obvious problems. One, you look like a dumbass using it. Two, the …

Augmented Reality

A documentary about Microsoft Paint that will make you cry

More specifically, "The Pixel Painter" is a microdocumentary about 97-year-old Hal Lasko (aka "Grandpa"), a former graphic artist who started …

Pig Candy

Posted by Josh<p>There are few pleasures in life quite like <b>pig candy</b>. This sugar coated treat hits so many culinary high marks it's insane—smokey, …

Go ahead, take a bath. It's the Detroit Police.

Detroit

How to make music on your iPad using ReBirth

Already a class-leading tablet, the iPad is great for web browsing, sending emails and even playing the occasional game of <i>Angry Birds</i>. Apple's …

PhD Thesis of Paul Dirac

Handbook of Applied Cryptography

The Handbook was reprinted (5th printing) in August 2001. The publisher made all the various minor changes and updates we submitted. You can identify …

Using ImageMagick to make sharp web-sized photographs

ImageMagick is a command-line program that can do many operations on images quickly and with high quality. It's especially useful for resizing and …

15 Tasty Tomato Recipes for Summer

15 easy dishes to show off peak flavor.<p>Delicious and packed with healthy antioxidants, fresh tomatoes are at their peak in late summer. Whether they're stewed, grilled, or baked in a tart, here are 15 new ways to try them.

Recipes

Recipe Of The Day: Beef Jerky

Beef jerky is one of those mysterious foods that just seem to exist. Like Dippin' Dots and Jujubes we don't really question how they came to be, we're just glad they are there when we want them. But beef jerky is one of those common road-side snacks that you can actually make at home -- easily. And …

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

How common is your birthday?

Do you ever feel like you're always running into people with your birthday? It might not be you; it might be the date that you were born. Matt …

57 Simple Ways to Make Someone's Day

"Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and start with the person nearest you." -Mother Teresa<p>Recently, I ran across something that got me thinking again about the beauty of a simple kindness. And about the astonishing power and positive impact even the smallest kind word or deed can …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Dramatic Reading of the Day: The Real Samuel L. Jackson Reads a Redditor’s Monologue

As part of a promotional campaign for the non-profit Alzheimer’s Society, Hollywood’s badass Samuel L. Jackson hosted a surprise contest in which he pledged to read out loud the most upvoted 300-word monologue written and submitted to Reddit. And here’s the winning submission written by Redditor Adiddy.<p>Note: this video contains some WARNING language. Viewer discretion advised.

Actor Patrick Stewart Helps Fan, Heather Skye, Move On From Abusive Past (VIDEO)

A simple question from a Star Trek fan at last weekend's Comicpalooza led to a passionate speech from actor Patrick Stewart that every woman -- and man -- should hear.<p>Stewart was taking questions at the Texas comic convention over Memorial Day weekend when an audience member named Heather Skye …

Views Of The Hong Kong Sky, Framed By A Canopy Of Skyscrapers

Romain Jacquet-Lagreze’s photographs are a reminder of the dazzling views to be found simply by looking up.<p>For as long as he can remember, when Romain Jacquet-Lagreze has found himself walking in the forest, he’s always had the inclination to look up, searching for patches of sky poking through the …

Bleep Drum Kit: I Don't Wanna Work, I Just Want to Bleep on the Drum All Day - Technabob

Back in the 1980s, I always wanted a set of those Simmons electronic drums – not because I had any idea how to play percussion, but because they just …

High School Student...

<b>Viral Video of the Day: High School Student Schools His Teacher</b><p>Frustrated by receiving packets and worksheets instead of a lecture, Texas high school …

Comment on How to Learn Emacs: A Hand-drawn One-pager for Beginners / A visual tutorial by Timothy Hoyoung Lee

Thanks for this. It encouraged me to actually start learning Emacs.<br>I was a Emacs ‘muggle’ for most of my life until I stumbled upon a YouTube video …

Long Hidden, Vatican Painting Linked To Native Americans

For close to 400 years, the painting was closed off to the world. For the past 124 years, millions of visitors walked by without noticing an intriguing scene covered with centuries of grime.<p>Only now, the Vatican says a detail in a newly cleaned 15th century fresco shows what may be one of the first …

An Introduction To Complications: The 21st Century Watch

<i>Editor's note: This is the last in a series of introductory pieces on mechanical watches from our friends at Hodinkee. You can read the rest …

Watches