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How Data Science Powered the Search for MH370

"In the absence of physical evidence, scientists are employing powerful computational tools to attempt to solve the greatest aviation mystery of our time: the disappearance of flight MH370." Slashdot

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Balcones House curbs Texas heat with expansive overhanging roof

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TypeScript for Beginners, Part 3: Interfaces

We began this series with an introductory tutorial that introduced you to different TypeScript features.

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Humans Matching Artwork

Stefan Draschan spent countless hours visiting different museums in Paris, Vienna and Berlin where he would wait for visitors to match with a piece of art. Beautiful. (via)

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DirecTV to Launch Android TV-Based OTT Set-Top Box

Janko Roettgers, reporting for Variety: AT&T's DirecTV is getting ready to embrace internet-based content delivery beyond its DirecTV Now service: The company is about to introduce a new TV set-to

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ニートだってほんとは働きたい!ニートがバイトを始めるには

ニートという言葉はいつごろから定着したのでしょう。

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パートで稼ごう!人気の事務職まとめ

「パートで働こうと思うんだけど、何がいいだろう?」

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♥ / Squarespace

A big thank you to Squarespace for sponsoring my blog and RSS feed this week. Squarespace is the simplest way to create a beautiful website.

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Becoming a Digital Champion in Your Institution – Are You In?

Believe it or not but making the case for digital is still an ongoing and often uphill struggle.

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Closed Mondays Tiny Trays

These Tiny Trays by Brooklyn based Closed Monday will bring a bit of whimsy into any home.

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Amazon E-Book Buyers Receive Payment From Antitrust Lawsuit Settlement

If you bought a Kindle e-book between April 2010 and May 2012, you might see some Amazon credit coming your way.

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Driverless Cars Are Giving Engineers a Fuel Economy Headache

schwit1 shares a report from Bloomberg: Judging from General Motors' test cars and Elon Musk's predictions, the world is headed toward a future that's both driverless and all-electric.

in Dezeen

Pinecone-shaped treehouse in the Dolomites allows visitors to sleep under the stars

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Build a React App With a Laravel RESTful Back End: Part 1, Laravel 5.5 API

Laravel and React are two popular web development technologies used for building modern web applications. Laravel is prominently a server-side PHP framework, whereas React is a client-side JavaScr

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What’s New in Xcode 9?

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

This year’s WWDC announcements focused on the

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German Untranslatable Words

As a native German speaker living in the USA this Untranslatable German Words Box of Cards delights me to no end. I hope it includes FINGERSPITZENGEFUEHL and ESELSBRUECKE.

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Bulk Import a CSV File Into MongoDB Using Mongoose With Node.js

Final product imageWhat You'll Be Creating

This topic is a really enjoyable one for me.

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An Introduction to Mongoose for MongoDB and Node.js

Mongoose
is a JavaScript framework that is commonly used in a Node.js application with a
MongoDB database.

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Does Online Crowdfunding Actually Reward Innovation?

Slashdot reader Anirban Mukherjee is an assistant marketing professor at Singapore Management University who led a team analyzing every Kickstarter project ever launched in nine product-oriented categ

in Dezeen

Richard Meier's Cittadella Bridge separates traffic and pedestrians as they cross an Italian river

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That Flag-Burning Seattle Seahawks Photo Isn’t Fake News. It’s a Meme

An image of Seattle Seahawks Michael Bennett burning the flag went viral last week. It's totally fake. But that didn't matter.

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Uber Self-Driving Case: Google's Waymo May Not Need a Smoking Gun

Time to talk about "negative trade secrets."

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Kotlin From Scratch: Classes and Objects

Kotlin is a modern programming language that compiles to Java bytecode.

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Pandas: The Swiss Army Knife for Your Data, Part 2

This is part two of a two-part tutorial about Pandas, the amazing Python data analytics toolkit. 

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Command Line Basics and Useful Tricks With the Terminal

We've all seen that little black icon labeled "Terminal" hidden in a utilities folder on our Mac, but what really is it?

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Chromatin

Chromatin is the animated variation of Medina Dugger’s Chroma photo project which celebrates women’s hair styles in Nigeria. Made me look.

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Pandas: The Swiss Army Knife for Your Data, Part 1

Pandas is an amazing data analysis toolkit for Python. It is designed to operate on relational or labeled data and gives you tools to slice and dice as you please. 

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BikeBlock

BikeBlock is a minimal, concrete bicycle stand.

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Aleks Danko

I feel this. (via)

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Test, Iterate and Improve: Optimising Your Digital Offering

Many organisations are stuck in the past running digital projects in the same way as they would construct a building.

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Our Work

“We must do our work for its own sake, not for fortune or attention or applause.” – Steven Pressfield (via)

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Resilient

Thank you @ElonMusk for proving everyone wrong pic.twitter.com/wH4ZxdzCrq — Product Hunt (@ProductHunt) July 4, 2017

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Paradox

“The first and truest thing is that all truth is a paradox. Life is both a precious, unfathomably beautiful gift, and it’s impossible here, on the incarnational side of things.

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Pleasure / Happiness

Pleasure is short-term, addictive and selfish. It’s taken, not given. It works on dopamine. Happiness is long-term, additive and generous. It’s giving, not taking. It works on serotonin.

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Papyrus

Made me laugh.

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♥ / ImageSnap

A big thank you to ImageSnap for sponsoring my blog and RSS feed this week. Have some fun with your photos. ImageSnap prints your digital images on ceramic tile.

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Bold Eagles: Angry Birds Are Ripping $80,000 Drones Out of the Sky

schwit1 found this story in the Wall Street Journal:
Daniel Parfitt thought he'd found the perfect drone for a two-day mapping job in a remote patch of the Australian Outback.

in NETTUTS

Best Video Background Plugins for WordPress

Video backgrounds
are a hugely popular website design trend that undoubtedly adds a touch of cool
to any site.

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Building a Slack Bot Using Node.js

Slack is
quickly becoming the new industry standard for teams to communicate with.

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Underwater Afghan

This underwater afghan hound is the funniest thing I've seen in my life via @klarna pic.twitter.com/ORKEeV9oLx — Spooky Dogfriend (@GrrlGhost) September 27, 2017 (via)

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Helping Build the Future of Smashing Magazine

I have long been involved with Smashing Magazine, but I am now taking things to the next level by joining their supervisory board.

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NSA Targeted 106,000 Foreigners In Spy Program Up For Renewal

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: The U.S.