5 lessons learned from building a data pipeline

5 lessons learned from building a data pipeline

There is no clear winner in the debate of whether to buy or build software. The arguments for both sides are plentiful, and the decision is one that can have a huge impact on an organization’s resources, operations, and funds. In fact, customers frequently ask my team: Why should I buy instead of build? Through […]

How the experts use Android: 2016’s top Android Intelligence profiles

How the experts use Android: 2016’s top Android Intelligence profiles

Some of the brightest minds from the Android world shared their favorite devices, apps, and tips with us in 2016. Catch up now and learn from the best! One of the things that makes Android so interesting is the fact that no two people use it the same way. From the ever-expanding variety of hardware […]

African American museum opens website for passes. It took 4 minutes to sell out.

African American museum opens website for passes. It took 4 minutes to sell out.

Like tickets to hot concert tour, free same-day passes to the National Museum of African American History and Culture were snapped up in minutes Monday morning, the day the museum moved its same-day distribution method from an in-person line to its web-based ticket system. The museum distributed 880 free passes grouped in 30-minute time slots […]

The 5 Ways to Avoid Being Surprised by Taxes

The 5 Ways to Avoid Being Surprised by Taxes

Have you ever been caught off guard by how much you owe in taxes? Here are tips to help ensure you’re prepared to pay Uncle Sam his due. True confession: Seven years ago, I was on the verge of bankruptcy. I managed to get my creditors paid off (very, very slowly), but I was still […]

Lil’ Lager Baby Beer Bottles Are The Worst Idea Ever

Lil’ Lager Baby Beer Bottles Are The Worst Idea Ever

If there’s one thing most of the world can agree upon, it’s that babies shouldn’t be drinking beer. No matter how you angle it, booze and infants are just not a good combination, right? Well, someone didn’t get the memo. Despite the generally held belief that babies shouldn’t get drunk, someone decided that it’d be […]

How to Stop Wasting Food

How to Stop Wasting Food

Food waste is a huge problem, with estimates that nearly 30 to 40 percent of the food produced in the United States is wasted each year. This is a startling statistic when you consider reports showing that more than 49 million Americans live in food insecure households, including 33.3 million adults and 15.8 million children. […]

6 Things No One Tells You About Coffee

6 Things No One Tells You About Coffee

The Health Benefits Go Beyond Your Heart and Your Head You’ve read about the potential positive cardiovascular and neurological effects. But 1 cup (or 2) could also help prevent type 2 diabetes, according to an analysis of 28 studies on the topic in Diabetes Care. Both caffeinated and decaf were associated with a reduced risk, […]

Delinking Pharmaceutical R & D Costs to Promote Innovation and Access to Affordable Medicines

Delinking Pharmaceutical R & D Costs to Promote Innovation and Access to Affordable Medicines

The pharmaceutical industry often defends shameful price gouging of consumers by arguing that their high profits fund the research and development of tomorrow’s new miracle cures. There is robust debate about the degree to which lowering drug prices would hurt pharmaceutical innovation. The current system holds consumers and governments hostage to pharmaceutical company business models […]

Tricks to Write Better Research Papers

Tricks to Write Better Research Papers

Many students find research papers writing stressful. It is not that difficult to write about a topic, but analyzing and looking for evidence to back up a main idea is a real challenge that turns into a nightmare without proper planning. Surely, an “A” level essay requires determination, but it does not mean that you […]

How to Write Essay on Global Warming

How to Write Essay on Global Warming

If your tutor gives you such popular assignment, he or she will expect to get a great essay, which is good both in the content and form. You should work hard to enjoy his or her expectation, and we are glad to assist you with such complicated task. In this post some basic principles of […]

The Global Fight Against School Privatization

The Global Fight Against School Privatization

Global companies are targeting public education as an area for privatization and profit. In the United States we face Trump’s make-believe mandate for charter schools and vouchers. If Trump and proposed Education Secretary “Amway” DeVos succeed in pushing through their agenda, expect hedge fund profiteers, for-profit charter companies, charter networks, so-called educational publishers, and private […]

Closing the Gap: College Access to College Success

Closing the Gap: College Access to College Success

For the past several decades, our K-12 public schools have rightfully focused on equalizing access to a high-quality education between students from low-income backgrounds, including students of color, and their higher-income peers. These efforts have been paying off. High performing charter public school networks across the country have been particularly successful at increasing high school […]

One Fight Almost Ruined My Chances of Going to College

One Fight Almost Ruined My Chances of Going to College

“I’m sorry, Rikiyah, but we have to expel you. You can come back to Baker next school year.” My heart dropped out of my stomach; the room started to spin. I felt bile rise up in my throat. I started to cry. All at once, I was back in that moment, wishing to undo the […]

2016 Most Popular Cat Names in Gold Coast

2016 Most Popular Cat Names in Gold Coast

Find out the most popular cat names in 2016. Did you cat’s name make the list? Cats are inquisitive, mischievous, loving little creatures that guard our homes and eagerly greet us at dinner time. It’s estimated that 29% of pet owners in Australia are cohabitating with cats. There are roughly 15 cats for every 100 […]

Why Your Pet Needs To See The Dentist Every 6 Months

Why Your Pet Needs To See The Dentist Every 6 Months

Eighty percent of dogs and cats over the age of three suffer from dental disease. That’s a lot of pets with painful mouths! And if your furry friend hasn’t seen the dentist in the last year, chances are they’re one of them. What does your mouth feel like if you don’t brush your teeth for […]

Chocolate Toxicity: What To Do If The Dog Finds Your Stash

Chocolate Toxicity: What To Do If The Dog Finds Your Stash

Despite what our Nannas might insist, we all know Easter is all about the chocolate. Unfortunately, it can be very dangerous for pets. How much is too much and what should you do if your dog eats chocolate? HOW MUCH IS SAFE? One of the common questions we receive after a suspected chocolate raid is […]

5 Tips for Travelling with your Pet

5 Tips for Travelling with your Pet

It’s getting to that time of year when we start planning our summer holidays. Is your pet coming with you? Here are some tips to ensure your furry friend is happy and safe in the car. 1. Make sure your pet is buckled in In most states, travelling with an improperly restrained pet can result […]

2016 Popular Dog Names in Sydney

2016 Popular Dog Names in Sydney

Find out what popular dog names have been gracing the street of Sydney. Did you dog’s name make the list? There is no question that Australians love their pets. There are an estimated 25 million pets in 63% of households according to the RSCPA. And what’s not to love. These little creatures bring a smile […]