Faceted Classification

5 Real Life Blockchain Implementations Outside of Cryptocurrency

What do Pied Piper and blockchain tools have in common? Both are always “coming soon.”<p>By now most of us are familiar with blockchain, the technology underpinning cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. Outside of cryptocurrency, blockchain has many purported use cases in scenarios that require …

Blockchain

Not Another Bot: The Five Building Blocks Of Conversational Applications

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>At Wego, we have built a highly-intuitive travel metasearch platform, where users can easily find a good flight option, or the best hotel …

Machine Learning

Why making pitchers bat is one of baseball's most beautiful facets

It was a stray comment, a line tossed out by Tony Clark, the head of the baseball players union in his annual address to the media on Tuesday. But in saying baseball is getting closer to a day when pitchers will no longer hit in the National League, he may have set off an earthquake.<p>“Players are …

Baseball

Snoop Dogg Praises Kevin Smith's New Show

The pilot episode for Kevin Smith's series Hollyweed recently hit fledgling streaming service Rivit TV and now it looks like that the series has a …

Snoop Dogg

Dickies Heritage Carries Over to New Consumer Who’s Adopted Workwear’s Crossover Appeal

As workwear emerges as a strong mainstream market, Dickies Senior VP discusses leveraging its history and looking to the future.<p>Dickies is a brand …

Extreme Sports

I’m Transforming into a Nightmare Clown to Beat My Post-Sobriety Anxiety

I'm forcing myself to get on stage... what could possibly go wrong?<p><i>This article originally appeared on</i> <i>VICE Canada</i>.<p>Vancouver Pride season is fast approaching and, for the second year in a row, I’m putting on an event called Drag Carnival. The title is pretty self-explanatory: It’s a carnival-themed …

Clowns

Philip Meyer Moves to Rosewood Sand Hill

Meyer previously served as managing director for Rosewood Hotel Georgia.

Hospitality

VMware and ESG on Cybersecurity Challenges in the Age of Digital Transformation - VMware Security

Cloud and mobile technologies are fundamentally reshaping the IT landscape, thanks to the scale, speed, and business agility they can deliver. …

Cybersecurity

Judge orders alleged Russian agent Maria Butina jailed

A judge ordered accused the Russian agent jailed until her trial after US prosecutors argued she has ties to Russian intelligence.

Brisbane

WATCH: Allen Robinson shares hype video showing progress in knee recovery

Allen Robinson is champing at the bit to get back on the field with his new Chicago Bears teammates.<p>He’s been sidelined since he tore his ACL last September, only participating on a limited basis during offseason practices.<p>As his knee gets closer to 100 percent, so too does his anticipation to play.<p>…

NFL

Across Atlanta, 10 surprising facets of outdoor recreation

The ITP landscape is dotted with recreational wonders and options not everyone is privy to—until now<p>Beneath its verdant canopy, the City of Atlanta counts nearly 400 parks under its purview, ranging from the iconic meadows of Piedmont Park to where-is-that obscurity.<p>The City of Atlanta Department …

Atlanta

Summer Camp In Baltimore For Aspiring Broadway Stars

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> A special summer camp is teaching students how to prepare for a career in theatre.<b>WJZ’s Tracey Leong</b> spoke to young artists about …

Summer Camp

Free entrance at Għar Dalam and Borġ in-Nadur this Sunday

Heritage Malta is opening Għar Dalam and the Borġ in-Nadur Temple Site free of charge this Sunday.<p>Għar Dalam’s relevance as a prehistoric site was …

Archaeology

ESPN: Jimmy Garoppolo among two 49ers with 'bloated' contracts

Despite the massive numbers associated with it, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's five-year deal worth up to $137.5 million has been …

NFL

IDG Contributor Network: When it comes to GDPR, are CIOs finally ready?

Now that the build-up to GDPR is over, I wanted to get a sense for CIOs progress at implementing GDPR. Given this, I asked the #CIOChat which covers …

GDPR

Leggett says he plans to back Democratic nominee Elrich over Floreen

Outgoing Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett (D) on Monday said he plans to back party nominee Marc Elrich as his successor — but added that the decision of a longtime Democratic council member to seek the job as an independent is making it a “tough choice.”<p>“At this point in time, as a loyal …

U.S. Politics

For the love of art

An imposing sculpture of a teenage girl sitting cross legged on a square box welcomed the visitors at Andhra Pradesh International Art Festival. Hung …

Art

A New Kevyn Aucoin Documentary Will Make You Want to Revisit This Extreme 90s Beauty Trend

In the new documentary <i>Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story</i>, which opens theatrically in Los Angeles on Friday, director Tiffany Bartok hones in on the many facets of the late great makeup legend, chronicling his journey from an openly gay, oft-bullied child in Louisiana, to an aspiring, …

Fashion Shows

Rami Malek Stars as Freddie Mercury in "Bohemian Rhapsody"

If there was any doubt that Rami Malek is the perfect choice to portray Freddie Mercury, let the new trailer for the Queen front-man's biopic <i>Bohemian Rhapsody</i> squash them.<p>In a new glimpse at the film, we see Malek oozing charisma as Mercury on stage, winning over bandmates with a razor-sharp …

Rock Music

Barack Obama is as frustrated as you are with strongman politics in Africa

In the era of president Donald Trump, Africa has slid far off the White House’s agenda, so former president Barack Obama’s visit to Kenya and South Africa this week has been met with a great sense of nostalgia.<p>During his presidency Obama championed stronger ties with the continent, not least of all …

South Africa

Warriors Sign Head Coach Steve Kerr To Contract Extension

The back-to-back NBA Champion Golden State Warriors have signed Head Coach Steve Kerr to a contract extension, the team announced today. Per team …

Basketball

An ode to Darrelle Revis, The Mercenary

Darrelle Revis called it quits, so we took a look back at his career<p>Few NFL players are able to match elite on-field skills with a savvy sense of business that allows them to maximize their career earnings.<p>Darrelle Revis was one of those few. Whether it was his 15 minutes of fame in Tampa Bay, his …

NFL

Stephen Curry to skip Team USA minicamp next week

Warriors point guard Stephen Curry won’t attend Team USA’s minicamp next week in Las Vegas, league sources have confirmed with The Chronicle.<p>Instead …

Basketball

Luke Walton encouraged by meeting with LeBron James

“He’s about the team. He’s about doing things the right way, and he’s about winning,” Walton told ESPN of James. “I can work with those …

Basketball

Close-ups of grain boundaries reveal how sulfur impurities make nickel brittle

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have shed new light on a scientific mystery regarding the atomic-level mechanism of the sulfur …

University of California

Laker Film Room: Svi Mykhailiuk is more than just a shooter

Svi Mykhailiuk is a hooper. Some guys play basketball, while other guys are basketball players. Svi is the latter. He faces a crowded Los Angeles …

Basketball

Samuel Masucci and Jason Wilson Team Up to Make Marijuana Stocks Safe for the Individual Investor - The Wall Street Transcript

July 17, 2018<p><b>Samuel Masucci</b> is Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Exchange Traded Managers Group, LLC. Mr. Masucci has more than 25 years’ …

Cannabis Industry

Is it possible to create a facet_wrap label with an active URL hyperlink in ggplot2 in R?

I've been trying to create a facet_wrap label with an active URL hyperlink in ggplot2 in R via the labeller function in facet_wrap, but it won't show …

Web Development

Gender disparity in film criticism can negatively impact visibility of female-driven movies, study finds

A new and altogether unsurprising study has found that the field of film critics is still mostly dominated by men, and it's an imbalance that can …

Entertainment

Ayushmann Khurrana Rediscovered Himself As An Actor With Andhadhun

Ayushmann Khurrana who has made a mark with slice of life films in Bollywood is all set to make his thriller debut with Sriram Raghavan’s upcoming …

Bollywood