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3 Coaching Strategies To Help Your Employees Overcome Uncertainty
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To keep a business running smoothly, managers need to train their employees on how to perform pre-prescribed duties on a consistent basis. It’s also every leader’s responsibility to hold their team accountable to a high standard of quality and to work with them on streamlining their processes to increase efficiency. A big challenge, however, is […]

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The Real Reason Apple Is Screwing Up So Badly
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Why Software Rots When looking at issues of operating system stability and maintainability, the most important thing to understand about software is that as it gets more complex, it becomes more difficult to maintain. (If you don’t believe me, search Google Scholar for “software complexity and maintainability.”) Operating systems are inherently complex, especially when running […]

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Solar May Never Power Your EV, But You Can Still Drive on Sunshine
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If you happened to be passing through central Idaho in what’s now the Snake River plain some 15,000 years ago, you might have spotted entire fields of lava, covering more than 600 square miles. And if you swung back through the area this past week, you might have spotted an equally alien phenomenon: a little […]

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​Dell XPS 13: The best Linux laptop of 2018
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Usually, when I get review hardware in, it’s not a big deal. It’s like working in a candy shop. At first, it seems great (“All the candy I can eat!”). Then, you quickly get sick of dealing with the extra equipment. But, every now and again, I get a really fine machine, like Dell’s latest […]

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Micron sales, profit miss estimates as chip glut hurts prices
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(Reuters) – U.S. chipmaker Micron Technology Inc (MU.O) gave on Tuesday quarterly sales and profit forecasts well below Wall Street estimates, citing a market glut of memory chips as consumer and business demand for phones and computers is weakening. Memory chip parts of U.S. memory chip maker MicronTechnology are pictured at their fair booth at […]

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AI Research Is in Desperate Need of an Ethical Watchdog
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About a week ago, Stanford University researchers (posted online)[https://osf.io/zn79k/] a study on the latest dystopian AI: They’d made a machine learning algorithm that essentially works as gaydar. After training the algorithm with tens of thousands of photographs from a dating site, the algorithm could, for example, guess if a white man in a photograph was […]

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My Oh My, 4 Strong Buys
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Around two months ago, I wrote an article titled “My Oh My, 4 Strong Buys” that generated a record of 173,000 page views. In that article, I explained that my definition of a “Strong Buy” means that “I am recommending a high-quality REIT that is trading at a wider margin of safety. Recognizing principal preservation […]

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EU lawmakers reject tough line on copyright reform
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU lawmakers have opted not to take a tough line on an EU copyright overhaul aimed at making Google, Facebook and other tech giants share revenues with publishers, broadcasters and artists after lobbying by internet companies. FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of laptop and mobile device users are seen next to a screen projection […]

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Still Looking for a Good Summer Read? Barack Obama Just Revealed 5 Books He's Been Reading
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Yesterday on Facebook, former president Barack Obama revealed the 5 books he’s been reading this summer. If you’re still looking for a good summer read, then you might want to pick up a copy of one (or more) of these books. “Educated is a remarkable memoir of a young woman raised in a survivalist family […]

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