Yuvaraj Selvam

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How Ordinary People Become Extraordinary

Everyone has the potential, but the habits necessary are adopted only by the few. Will you be one of them?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Elon Musk has been quoted as saying, “I think it’s possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” Now, whether you …

Motivation

A Short Introduction to Serverless Architecture

Evolution of the Cloud<p>During its evolution, the cloud has had multiple forms and abstraction levels.<p>The data center, be it on-premises or provided by …

Amazon’s Echo is building a coffin that’s custom-made for Google

Just ask anyone: "Alexa Just Conquered CES. The World Is Next," read one Wired headline. CNBC, the BBC, MIT Technology Review, and many others all had equally laudatory reports. Companies like Ford, Huawei, LG, as well as a long parade of startups, all unveiled home appliances, phones, cars, and …

Smart Homes

Why Amazon's Alexa is the future of computing

Amazon doesn’t have a booth at the Consumer Electronics Show, but Alexa is everywhere at the Las Vegas event this week. Dozens of companies have announced plans to work with the virtual assistant that powers the Echo, Amazon’s smart speaker.<p>LG is building Alexa into one of its refrigerators. GE …

Ontology & Linked Data

Ontology - Linked Data<p><b>What is Linked Data?</b><br>The Web enables us to link related documents. Similarly it enables us to link related data. The term Linked …

DevOps: Finding the key to delivering continuous innovation

In a brutal market where the difference between profit and loss is just three-tenths of a percentage point, anything less than continuous innovation …

Want to Make Money? Then Understand How Money Works! Here's Your Complete Guide.

A key to mastering anything is understanding the foundation or base of that concept so that you can build on it. As investors, our route goal is …

This résumé landed me interviews at Google, BuzzFeed, and more than 20 top startups

I also crafted, revised, rewrote, and continuously edited my résumé.<p>This résumé landed me interviews at Google, BuzzFeed, Oscar, and nearly two dozen other top startups.<p>I also got interviews for full-time jobs at a major political campaign, a huge government contractor, and a billion-dollar …

Startups

StackSocial: The Hottest Tech Deals, Delivered Daily

Take 10% Off<br>Your First Purchase<p>Join millions of other subscribers who get exclusive discounts, freebies and giveaways!<p>Coupon code will be sent to …

22 Must-have apps to be more productive at work

Share25<p>Tweet<p>Share28<p>+16<p>Shares 59<p>A lot has been written about technology. Some call it a time –consuming distraction from life’s important tasks. But …

Apps

India’s e-commerce start-ups are setting a dangerous precedent

Have you ever seen a <i>kirana</i> shop owner whose store does brisk business but loses money month after month, and for years? Unlikely, because after a …

Startups

The 37 Best Tools For Data Visualization

It's often said that data is the new world currency, and the web is the exchange bureau through which it's traded. As consumers, we're positively …

Google Duo has amassed 5 million downloads on Android just a week after launch

After being announced at Google I/O, Duo made its official debut just last week, and it has already jumped up to the top of the free apps chart of Google Play and has amassed an impressive 5 million downloads on Android.<p>Duo made its debut on Google Play on August 16th, and within a couple of days …

Android News

Only A True Muscle Expert Can Pass This Quiz

Hope your brain is SWOLE.

Google Fiber Told to Lay Off Half of Its Staff (Report)

Google’s internet access project may be getting too expensive for parent company Alphabet: Google Fiber is being told to reduce its workforce from …

Google Fiber

The One Thing That is a Better Indicator of Success Than Talent (According to Science)

The trait that takes you from average to spectacular is not your IQ.<p>You are unique, and so is everyone else. Success means a lot to every person. It's a weighted combination of power, status, money, family, and work. You can define success in your own terms, because what brings you fulfillment and …

Gartner study: Amazon Web Services edges out Microsoft Azure for Infrastructure as a Service

Amazon Web Services scored slightly higher than Microsoft’s Azure in Gartner’s comprehensive Infrastructure as a Service assessment, released by the …

8 must have data science skills

Harvard business review declared the job of a data scientist as the sexiest job of the 21st century. In this post, I am going to show you what data …

Why nice bosses finish first

Share33<p>Tweet<p>Share90<p>+11<p>Shares 124<p>Many bosses assume that a leader needs to be aloof and tough on employees in order to be effective. They fear that …

5 Habits That Made Elon Musk an Innovator

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are only 24 hours in every day, and you can’t squeeze out an extra second. Yet some people manage to be so productive and innovative they become billionaires at an age when most of us are still struggling to make ends meet. Even …

Elon Musk

The top apps Apple thinks everyone should have on their iPhone

But Apple wants to help. The company recently released a list of the 10 apps, besides its own, that you should have on any new iPhone.<p>These are the essentials, and they range from powerful photo apps to ones designed to keep your accounts safe.<p>Here are Apple's 10 apps everyone should have:

Apps

Google has gotten incredibly good at predicting traffic — here's how

The robotic voice played over the speakers in my car, directing me to take surface roads rather than get on the highway, which is typically the fastest way.<p>But Google somehow knew that there was a traffic jam ahead on the highway.<p>As I drove on the frontage road, I looked up at the interstate. It …

Google Maps

WhereHows: An Open Source Lineage and Annotation Tool for Data Collections

Managing the changes made to any given dataset becomes a challenge as the scope of the organization grows, especially at the level of …

Introduction to Mesos

Mesos is an interesting project that cut across different use cases – big data analytics, web development, continuous integration and so on. I …

DevOps

LinkedIn open sources its WhereHows data mining software

WhereHows has captured the status of 50,000 datasets, 14,000 comments and 35 million job executions good for a storage footprint topping 15 petabytes.<p>…

Skills For Future Success in a Disruptive World of Work

My dad retired as a Library Science professional soon after which the profession of Library management was transformed by digital forces. With the …

Leadership

How to Build a Culture of Innovation Part 1 – People

Image Source: Harvard Business Review, November 2013<p>If you expect your business to stay ahead, you cannot afford to wait and see what happens<b>—</b>when …

Microsoft Announces The First Technical Preview Of Azure Stack

With Azure Stack, Microsoft wants to bring its Azure cloud computing services into its customers’ data centers. Today, the company announced that it will launch the first technical preview of Azure Stack later this week on Friday, January 29.<p>For now, this is a pretty limited version of Microsoft’s …

Microsoft Azure