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22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

Another AI startup wants to replace hedge funds

Computer will start trading three stocks, including Tesla.<p>Dear, Wall Street: Silicon Valley is increasingly coming for you.<p>A machine intelligence system, dubbed Emma AI, is starting a fund that hopes to outsmart the humans and computers that make a living trading stocks. It’s part of a wave of tech …

Machine Learning

The Best Workout For Your Quads

That’s not hyperbole. This specialization program is scientifically designed to turn you into Quadzilla<p><i>This is the second edition in our series of specialization routines. To see the first one, check out The Best Workout For Your Chest.</i><p>When it comes to the lower body, it can be argued that most men …

The Most Overlooked Retirement Account

I work with hundreds of employees every year who are serious about retiring comfortably. They generally know the importance of contributing to their employer’s retirement plan and an IRA, which both have significant tax benefits. I’ve found that another of the best but most misunderstood retirement …

See Which Health Supplements Aren't Backed By Science

There are a lot of fad diets and articles out there that tell you which commonplace and obscure supplements you should be adding to your diet. But …

DIY phone camera lenses and filters

These DIY lenses and filters are all inexpensive and add a bit of fun to your phone photography. But if you're looking to spend some serious cash on phone lenses, take a look at the Zeiss ExoLens for iPhone or the Olloclip for iPhone or Android handsets.<p><b>DIY macro lens</b><p>Grab a jeweller's loupe or …

The sneaky but probably legal way rich people shield retirement savings from taxes

An individual retirement account (IRA) helps people shield their retirement savings from the tax man. It's especially useful for people who don't have access to an employer-sponsored 401(k) retirement plan, as well as for people who are rich enough to contribute the legal 401(k) maximum — currently …

Retirement

GitHub pages now have a SEO plugin for discoverability

If your blog or product landing page is using GitHub Pages, it can now be optimized for SEO.<p>By adding a simple {% seo %} to your site, GitHub will automatically add SEO metadata to each page. It even accounts for the page title, in addition to the description, canonical URL, next (and previous) URL …

The Pushup Workout From Hell

Your pecs will feel as if they’re about to pop out of your shirt by the time you’re done this one-move workout<p>This chest workout consists of only one exercise—the pushup—but it’s hard as hell. That’s because it uses varying tempos to cumulatively challenge the same muscle groups, says <i>Men’s Health</i> …

How to Use Cluster Training to Build a Bigger Chest

James MichelfelderCluster FixHow to use mini sets to build a bigger chest.<b>1)</b> Choose a compound barbell exercise that works the chest, such as a bench …

8 courses that can put ‘web developer’ on your resume

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Below you'll find a collection of classes in the programming languages that are most in-demand or on the rise.<p>Whether you have a bit of …

My top 5 ‘new’ Python modules of 2015

As I’ve been blogging a lot more about Python over the last year, I thought I’d list a few of my favourite ‘new’ Python modules from 2015. These …

JSON WEB TOKEN BASED Authentication Backend for Django Project

In our last post we gave a detailed description about JSON Web Tokens. In this post we are going to show a sample JSON Web Token Authentication …

Software Engineering

API

###About Darksearch Darksearch allows you to query cached onion sites, irc chatrooms, various pdfs, game chats, blackhat forums etc...<p>Darksearch also …

Black Hat

Python Send Email Example

In this example, by using Python 3.4, we’ll learn how to send mails using Python’s smtplib module.<p>SMTP stands for Simple Mail Transfer Protocol. It’s …

Learning Python For Data Science

For those of you who wish to begin learning Python for Data Science, here is a list of various resources that will get you up and running. Included …

Introduction

Introduction<p>Create a Functional Website in under 60 Minutes<p>Written by Angelo Dini<br>Updated over a week ago<p>Here’s what you’ll end up with after …

Simple Google API access from Python

<b>NOTE:</b> You can also watch a video walkthrough of the common code covered in this blogpost here.IntroductionBack in 2012 when I published <i>Core Python</i> …

Announcing General Availability of PyCharm 4

We’re happy to announce the general availability of <b>PyCharm 4</b>, the new major release of our intelligent IDE for Python, Django, and Web development …

Project Enferno: RAD framework with Python / Flask / MongoDB / Redis

By Vasudev Ram<p>Just saw this via Python Weekly's email newsletter. <b>Enferno</b> seems to be a RAD (<b>Rapid Application Development</b>) <b>framework</b> of sorts, using</b> …

Combining Data From Multiple Excel Files

IntroductionA common task for python and pandas is to automate the process of aggregating data from multiple files and spreadsheets.This article will …

Python Programming

Take (or design!) Programming 101 with PyCharm Educational Edition 1.0.1

Today we’re making publicly available a new version of our free, easy and professional tool for learning programming with Python. Please welcome …

Save hundreds on the Python Programming Bootcamp

Want to learn programming? Python is a great language to start with—It's widely used and multi-faceted, but easier to learn and understand than most other programming languages. Python has tons of real world applications, so skills are in higher demand than ever. Right now, Engadget readers can get …

10 online resources that will help you learn how to code

Most people will try to stay away from programming by simply claiming that;<p>I am not the programming (geeky) type of person,<br>• I am not good at …

Women in Tech

Most Popular Python CookBooks on GitHub

Here are the most Python popular cook books ranked by the number of stars<p>pandas is a Python library for doing data analysis. It's really fast and …

Python Programming