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Kintsugi: The Art of Embracing Damage. Computer Science vs Information Systems. Pixton pour le plaisir. Why Some of us Don't Have One True Calling. The dangerous ways ads see women. The Sociology of Gossip: Elaine Lui at TEDxVancouver. How misused modifiers can hurt your writing - Emma Bryce. Group theory 101: How to play a Rubik’s Cube like a piano - Michael Staff. Inside OKCupid: The math of online dating - Christian Rudder. Four Horsemen - Feature Documentary - Official Version. Why Are Americans So Apathetic? (And what can be done about it?) - BFP Roundtable. How 8 Entrepreneurs Came Up With Their Game Changing Startup Idea.

Whether it’s closing a round of funding or an acquisition, we always hear about the successes of startups.

How 8 Entrepreneurs Came Up With Their Game Changing Startup Idea

Young Entrepreneur Interview: How This High School Student Launched His Wearable Tech-Startup With No Funding. The amazing thing about being an entrepreneur is that neither age nor experience are required to be successful.

Young Entrepreneur Interview: How This High School Student Launched His Wearable Tech-Startup With No Funding

Sure they come in handy, but this high school student and successful tech-startup founder proves that creating a company while balancing high school homework before he can legally drive is absolutely possible. So if you think creating a startup is too hard, you should read what this brilliant kid has to say. Eddy Zhong is a 16-year-old high school junior at the Bromfield School in Harvard, Massachusetts. Three years ago, while attending Startup Weekend in New York by accident, not knowing it was primarily for adults, Eddy fell in love with the idea of starting a new business and Blanc was born, a tech-startup that makes the Spark smart-watch, a watch that tracks your movement and wakes you if it detects you are asleep.

Since then, Eddy has found inspiration from several other successful entrepreneurs and the drive to succeed from a past experience. “No one takes you seriously. Powering High School Student Startups. Campuses Where Movies Were Filmed. Want to go to the college that inspired Animal House?

Campuses Where Movies Were Filmed

True, that could be any college. But you can find where it was filmed on this list. The year given is the year of the film's release or first season of the series. For each institution, films are listed by release date, starting with the most recent. List produced by the Facts. Campuses Where Movies Were Filmed. Cameron Russell: Looks aren't everything. Believe me, I'm a model.

Who Invented the Internet? And Why? Nuclear Energy Explained: How does it work? 1/3. Support In a Nutshell – Kurzgesagt creating Science Animation Videos. Hi Everybody!

Support In a Nutshell – Kurzgesagt creating Science Animation Videos

Who are we? Almost two years ago we started doing videos on youtube. Things you did not know about addictions. How To Make The Chinese Knot Ball. Travel INSIDE a Black Hole. Responsive email design tools comparison. Email design has come a long way since the old days of plain-text messages.

Responsive email design tools comparison

In this series we’ve looked at the various problems we have to deal with when building emails and a new approach; the responsive email design framework. Now we’ll discuss some of the best methods, the benefits of each one, and which is best for the task you’ve been given. Want to go straight to the feature comparison? Philosophy: Kant on Space Part 1. Real life 'Death Star' observed destroying planets in its own solar system - TomoNews. Robert C Martin - Functional Programming; What? Why? When? PHILOSOPHY - Ethics: Killing Animals For Food. PHILOSOPHY - Ethics: The Nonidentity Problem. PHILOSOPHY - Mathematics: Sizes of Infinity, Part 1 (Hilbert's Hotel) Philosophy: Kant on Metaphysical Knowledge. PHILOSOPHY - Epistemology: The Paradox of the Ravens. PHILOSOPHY - Metaphysics: Problem of Free Will. PHILOSOPHY - Ethics: Utilitarianism, Part 1. PHILOSOPHY - Ethics: Utilitarianism, Part 3. Overview of the four main programming paradigms. 2.

Overview of the four main programming paradigms

Overview of the four main programming paradigms In this section we will characterize the four main programming paradigms, as identified in Section 1.2. As the main contribution of this exposition, we attempt to trace the basic discipline and the idea behind each of the main programming paradigms. With this introduction to the material, we will also be able to see how the functional programming paradigm corresponds to the other main programming paradigms. 2.1.

The 'first do this, next do that' is a short phrase which really in a nutshell describes the spirit of the imperative paradigm. In the itemized list below we describe the main properties of the imperative paradigm. We use several names for the computational steps in an imperative language. A procedure abstracts one or more actions to a procedure, which can be activated as a single action. 2.2. We here introduce the functional paradigm at the same level as imperative programming was introduced in Section 2.1. Mermaid also wants sex. Hardcore sex ed cartoon. Ebichu HD Episode 2 English Subs. A People's History Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 1 - Documentary. The Supersizers Eat... - Medieval (Full Documentary) The Insane True Story Behind '50 Shades of Grey' The Latest Bento Trends In Japan - Japanology Plus (弁当) DIY Wooden Greeting Cards. 10 Must Try Breakfast Items From Northern China.

San Francisco's epic 'housing crisis' - Business Insider. How Burrowing Owls Lead To Vomiting Anarchists (Or SF’s Housing Crisis Explained) The Santa Clara Valley was some of the most valuable agricultural land in the entire world, but it was paved over to create today’s Silicon Valley.

How Burrowing Owls Lead To Vomiting Anarchists (Or SF’s Housing Crisis Explained)

This was simply the result of bad planning and layers of leadership failure — nobody thinks farms literally needed to be destroyed to create the technology industry’s success. Today, the tech industry is apparently on track to destroy one of the world’s most valuable cultural treasures, San Francisco, by pushing out the diverse people who have helped create it. At least that’s the story you’ve read in hundreds of articles lately. It doesn’t have to be this way. But everyone who lives in the Bay Area today needs to accept responsibility for making changes where they live so that everyone who wants to be here, can.

Refactoring. Stereotype: Was ist typisch deutsch? - Typisch deutsch? Die europäischen Nachbarn halten die Deutschen vor allem für gut organisiert, akkurat und leicht pedantisch.

Stereotype: Was ist typisch deutsch? - Typisch deutsch?

Das ergab eine Studie der GfK Marktforschung, in der rund 12 000 Bürger in Deutschland, Frankreich, Großbritannien, Italien, den Niederlanden, Österreich, Polen, Russland, Tschechien und der Türkei befragt wurden. Zuverlässigkeit, Umgänglichkeit und Geselligkeit sind Eigenschaften, die oft in den Deutschen gesehen werden. ImponderableThings (Scott Driscoll's Blog) Working Links to the Deep Web - How to Access the Deep Net. Hidden Wikis Index pages in Wiki-based format.

Working Links to the Deep Web - How to Access the Deep Net

The Hidden Wiki - The original Hidden Wiki (after Matt's), owned by ion. Created January 2009. This is not a nice place...: Creepy links. 25 Of The Darkest, Creepiest Places On The Internet. Canvas Fingerprinting Will Track You Everywhere You Go. Here's Why You Should Be Worried. There’s a new way for advertisers to track you.

Canvas Fingerprinting Will Track You Everywhere You Go. Here's Why You Should Be Worried

And there’s almost nothing you can do to stop it. It’s called Canvas Fingerprinting, and it can be found on almost five percent of the top 100,000 websites, from, to dating site Plenty Of Fish. How do you access the deep web? How do you access the deep web? - Quora. How do you access the deep web? - Quora. How do you access the deep web? - Quora. 3 Disturbing Deep Web Stories. Inside China's Slave Labour Toy Factories - Wow Documentary Steve Wilkos.

Josh Haberman: Monads Demystified. With this entry, I am going where many bloggers have gone before. Writing a monad tutorial that makes sense to you (as the writer) but nobody else seems to be a rite of passage. Silly monad tutorial are so overdone that there's even a running joke about how Monads Are Like Burritos. So despite the fact that Monads are not a good choice as topic for your first Haskell blog entry, I'm going to be a little audacious here and make Monads the topic of my first Haskell blog entry. Choosing a JavaScript MVC Framework. So you love the way single-page apps like Gmail and Trello feel, but aren’t sure where to start. Maybe your JavaScript code has become disorganized enough that you are convinced to try one of the numerous JavaScript MVC libraries/frameworks on your next project but aren’t sure which one to choose. I’m writing a book on single-page apps so I’ve pretty much “read the internet” on the topic. I’ll attempt to provide some not so obvious insights to help you make your decision.

Introduction. Lecture 7 - How to Build Products Users Love (Kevin Hale) Leverage Your Personality Type. Personality Types. Members Login Log in to your account below: Enter your e-mail address to receive a reset link. Forgot password? Not a member yet? Take our personality test and join in the results screen! Personality types. Spilt Milk Studios Development Diary 18: Christmas Roundup - Gamesbrief. This is one of a regular series of guest posts by Andrew Smith (Twitter). Feel like you’ve missed something?

Then go and check out all the Spilt Milk Studios Diaries. I thought it’d be nice (and a bit of a reassuring cliché) to do a roundup of the Hard Lines story so far, and take a look at some of the interesting facts and figures that have come to light since we launched Hard Lines in June of this year. Of course this would be redundant without some sort of insight from me that wasn’t revealed before (or has simply occurred to me in the time since the original posts) so you’ll still learn a few things I’d hope. Lecture 1 - How to Start a Startup. Watch & Digest "The Innovator's Dilemma" in 4 minutes - Video Book Summary. Are Chinese Students Smarter than American Ones? Neural networks and deep learning. In the last chapter we saw how neural networks can learn their weights and biases using the gradient descent algorithm.

There was, however, a gap in our explanation: we didn't discuss how to compute the gradient of the cost function. That's quite a gap! In this chapter I'll explain a fast algorithm for computing such gradients, an algorithm known as backpropagation. The backpropagation algorithm was originally introduced in the 1970s, but its importance wasn't fully appreciated until a famous 1986 paper by David Rumelhart, Geoffrey Hinton, and Ronald Williams.

That paper describes several neural networks where backpropagation works far faster than earlier approaches to learning, making it possible to use neural nets to solve problems which had previously been insoluble. This chapter is more mathematically involved than the rest of the book. The reason, of course, is understanding. With that said, if you want to skim the chapter, or jump straight to the next chapter, that's fine. Problem. Willard van Orman Quine. 1. Quine’s life and work 1908: born, Akron, Ohio, on June 25th. 1926–30: attended Oberlin College, Ohio; B.A, major in Mathematics with honors reading in mathematical philosophy. 1930–32: attended Harvard University; Ph.D. in Philosophy, dissertation on Whitehead and Russell’s Principia Mathematica. 1932–33: held a Sheldon Traveling Fellowship and visited (most notably) Vienna, Warsaw, and Prague (where Carnap was then teaching). 1933–36: a Junior Fellow in Harvard’s newly-formed Society of Fellows; worked chiefly on logic and set theory. 1934: published A System of Logistic, a revised version of his dissertation. 1936–78: held teaching positions at Harvard, first as Faculty Instructor, then as Associate Professor (1941) and then as Professor (1948). 1940: published Mathematical Logic. 1942–45: U.S.

(Note: for the sake of brevity only Quine’s most notable publications in philosophy are listed.) 2. Quine’s Naturalism and its Implications 2.1 Introduction. Royal Scandals- Victims of love. RSA Animate - Smile or Die. RSA Animate - The Power of Networks. Alec Hartman — Startups, Get Organized. #Hack4Congress-DC Project Pitches. RSA Animate - Language as a Window into Human Nature. How to Activate your Dormant Superhuman Powers (controversial 'reality hacking' training) Science Of Persuasion 1280x720 Master. RSA Animate - Choice. RSA Animate - Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us.

(2/2) Daniel Pink on the surprising science of motivation - TED Talk. (1/2) Daniel Pink on the surprising science of motivation - TED Talk. The Psychology of Self-Motivation. Do you Dare to Dream? - Goals - Aspirations - Comfort Zone (inKNOWation) Netflix - Accès aux utilisateurs. Communism vs Fascism. What are Communism and Fascism? As a socioeconomic system, communism considers all property to be communal — that is, owned by the community or by the state.

This system also stresses the importance of a "classless" society, where there are no differences between the wealthy and the working classes, between men and women, or between races. While Marxist communism is the most common form of communism, there is also non-Marxist communism. Fascism is also a political and economic system, but its focus is on the nation state, as ruled by a dictator, and on rigid social structure. Under fascism, hyper-masculinity, youth, and even violence and militarism are held in high regard. Communist Philosophy. View Calendar. INFOGRAPHIC: A Huge Map Of The World's Religions. Road Begin of East Turkistan ( So- called Xinjiang) Ancient Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire - Discovery Documentary. Jim Henson's The Storyteller - Episode 1 - Hans My Hedgehog (480p DVD Source) Error 403. 5 Disturbing Fairy Tales That Are Way Too Messed Up for Disney (Page 2) 5. Donkeyskin, the Disney Princess that never was.

The best scenes from the most demented German children's book ever published. GIS. The Coq Proof Assistant. Some body shape comparisons across populations. Europa Soberana: The new racial classification (I) What Does Your Birthday Say About You?