htop Explained Visually

htop is an interactive process monitor. It’s one of my favorite linux tools that I use regularly to monitor system resources. If you take top and put it on steroids, you get htop.

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Online Course Review - the Best Machine Learning Course for Beginners

Back when I was in college, I enrolled in a couple of introductory AI courses. I quickly got bored: artificial neural networks didn’t sound very practical and the dry mathematics was off-putting. After I finished the courses, I chalked it down as too futuristic and didn’t think about pursuing the subject further. A while ago, I started noticing articles and blogs on self-driving cars that use “machine learning”. It sounded like a fancy new way to position decades-old field of AI. I still wasn’t sure what the hype was all about. That was about to change.

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If Your Site Isn't Using HTTPS, You Are Doing It Wrong

We live in a day and age where we simply cannot take our right to privacy for granted. When we communicate over unprotected channels, we expose our messages to everyone who happens to be along the way: The WiFi hotspots, corporate IT providers, ISPs, cloud providers, can listen in to our communication. We leave a trail of digital footprints behind. When aggregated, it can reveal information about ourselves. Eavesdroppers and intruders can make inferences about our behaviors and intentions: ISPs can determine what types of news stories we are interested in, employers can monitor our activities even on personal devices at work, look at our searches, see our messages, all when we communicate over unprotected channels.

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There's No Backdoor in WhatsApp. Just a Weakness That Could Be Exploited

Last week, Guardian ran a story claiming that a backdoor built into WhatsApp can allows its parent company, Facebook, to read user messages despite advertising end-to-end encryption and complete privacy:

Facebook claims that no one can intercept WhatsApp messages, not even the company and its staff, ensuring privacy for its billion-plus users. But new research shows that the company could in fact read messages due to the way WhatsApp has implemented its end-to-end encryption protocol.

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Leadership vs Management - Leaders Have a Dream, A Vision...

Today is the Martin Luther King Jr. Day - a holiday to celebrate the life and legacy of a great Civil Rights Movement leader. Dr. King was an incredibly effective leader who challenged the status quo and transformed the American society forever. He had a dream and he got people to rally behind him to make it a reality. And that’s what great leaders do. Dr. King, Gandhi, Henry Ford, Jeff Bezos, all had vision of a world that was very different from the one they lived in and they were able to inspire people to work towards making their vision a reality.

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