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Big Data to Speed up the Production of Sustainable Energy

We are actively leveraging different sources of renewable energy on a daily basis. Sun, wind, and water are some of the common sources of renewable energy. Even though there are numerous benefits of using sustainable energy, it comes with its own set of problems. The problems associated with sustainable energy have mostly got to do with the distribution mechanism and the cost involved.

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This is How Deep Learning Can Transform the Transportation Sector

The application of deep learning in transportation is expected to plug out some of the oldest and most stubborn problems affecting the sector’s overall performance.

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How Will Developers Benefit From Android P?

Android P is Google’s most ambitious iteration in years of the Android platform and offers tons of features for improving UX and device optimization.

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Five Factors Supporting the Rapid Growth of Robotics Through 2022

The robotics industry has witnessed a tremendous growth during these past couple of years. In the past, the interaction between machines and humans used to be boring and limited. But, recent development helped robots become much more efficient and entertaining. Today's robots can verbally interact, provide help and save lives. They are becoming much more smarter with every passing day.

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Writing Tech Books? Stock up on Ramen.

Back in the mid 1990s, when I began writing books, you could write a book on Windows or Microsoft Word or HTML and be able to command an advance upwards of $18,000 to $20,000, and 18% royalties on gross and sell potentially tens of thousands of books. Many prominent names in the tech industry got their start financially this way. By the early 2000s, there was a big pressure to produce books by getting five or six authors together to write books; one defunct publisher in particular was known for the Brady Bunch style of headshots that would touch on the latest semi-hot topic of the day.

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How to Successfully Manage an Offshore Team

Over years I have seen a lot of companies struggle to have a cultural fit with a remote team. The remote team could be an offshore or nearshore team in a vendor place or in its own subsidiary. I thought of writing this article to share some of the experiences, it is not a comprehensive list as I could write a book on it and still be left out with some of my thoughts.

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Japan’s Toxic Overtime Culture Shows Why Technology Can’t Fix Us

We were told that technology would fix it. In 1930 John Maynard Keynes predicted that the work week would need to be reduced to 15 hours in response to improved productivity from automation. It hasn’t worked out that way. Things certainly have gotten better. Economies have grown, standards of living have increased, workplaces have become safer, but we are working more than ever.