I keep saying the sexy job in the next ten years will be statisticians. Because now we really do have essentially free and ubiquitous data. So the complimentary scarce factor is the ability to understand that data and extract value from it.
I myself prefer having a hot babe teaching me something quickly that would've taken me 20 minutes elsewhere to find. Thank you guys for making a super quick and easy tutorial. You guys are amazing at cutting out bullshit and getting to the point.
Today data scientists are the hires firms are competing to make. As companies wrestle with unprecedented volumes and types of information, demand for these experts has raced well ahead of supply. Indeed, Greylock Partners, the VC firm that backed Facebook and LinkedIn, is so worried about the shortage of data scientists that it has a recruiting team dedicated to channeling them to the businesses in its portfolio.
The cover of the July issue of Byte magazine showed a train chugging around a printed circuit board PCB. When I started making PCBs as part of my electronics hobby, I got the idea of re-creating this image as a photograph of a real circuit board with a model train on it. Now, I can.
Hewlett-Packard is unveiling its all-in-one touchscreen desktop models today. The designs for the new machines are aimed at making the function-oriented all-in-ones, which are used in kitchens or family rooms where space is tight, into sexy objects of desire. The computers are curvy, thin, and bear names that are meant to inspire lust in consumers.
The Teric is a sexy new dive computer just released by Shearwater Research Inc. Teric is the first dive watch style computer created by Shearwater. Teric is a highly capable multigas trimix dive computer that can be used for Open-Circuit and Closed Circuit diving with a fixed ppO2.
Suddenly programming is sexy. Codecademy is drawing hundreds of thousands to its online programming tutorials. How weird is that?
Forget streaming from Netflix and all that jazz. Google's Chromecast turns me on, but it doesn't really compel me as I've got several streaming solutions in my home. At least, that's what I thought until I read Thursday that Chromecast can play video files on any computer connected to the streaming dongle. This is huge news for those who thought Chromecast is just another glorified streamer.