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Incorrect Lift Theory

There are many theories of how lift is generated. Unfortunately, many of the theories found in encyclopedias, on web sites, and even in some …

Physics

Timsort — the fastest sorting algorithm you’ve never heard of

Timsort: A very fast , O(n log n), stable sorting algorithm built for the real world — not constructed in academia.<p>Timsort is a sorting algorithm …

Programming

Index of Best AI/Machine Learning Resources

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning field is getting a lot of attention right now, and knowing where to start can be a little difficult.<p>I’ve …

Machine Learning

15 Sci-Fi Books To Read If You Need A Break From Dystopian Novels

Dystopia novels seem to be more popular than ever these days. Between <i>The Handmaid's Tale</i>and <i>The Hunger Games</i> and the disturbing resurgence of <i>1984,</i>the …

The Best Grilled Ribs

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together brown sugar, salt, paprika, garlic powder, dry mustard, and pepper in a small bowl.<p>Step 2<p>Rub ribs with olive oil, …

21 Awesome YouTube Channels Photographers Love

Today's photographers have an incredible wealth of free photography resources that help us all become better behind the lens.From eBooks and …

28 New Scifi and Fantasy Books to Add to Your Shelves in May

May is here, and the month brings tons of new science fiction and fantasy books for your reading pleasure, including tales of kingdoms in turmoil, …

Microsoft now offers AI courses as a skill for your CV

Here’s something every tech company agrees on: the world needs more AI engineers. Microsoft is the latest firm to try to answer this demand, and this week, it launched a new course on its tech accreditation scheme (known as the Microsoft Professional Program) dedicated to artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Xbox One will be a part of Fortnite’s cross-platform plans — but still won’t work with PS4 (update)

Multi-platform play is on the move for <i>Fortnite</i> but it remains to be seen how all these platforms may fit together. This morning The Verge reported that Microsoft is working with Epic Games to get Xbox One included in <i>Fortnite</i> <i>Battle Royale</i>’s new cross-play and cross-progression plans.<p>But there’s a …

Rocket League

Deathgrip Released on Netflix

PRESS RELEASE: Deathgrip<p>Following the release of the critically acclaimed feature movie on iTunes in May 2017, Deathgrip is now available to stream …

Google is offering a free Machine Learning and AI course from 1 March onwards- Technology News, Firstpost

Google on 1 March introduced "<b>Learn with Google AI</b>" — a set of educational resources developed by Machine Learning (ML) experts at the company, for …

Machine Learning

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

21 Questions Amazon Asks Its Job Candidates

If you want to work for Jeff Bezos, you're going to have to answer some tough questions first.<p><b>Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.</b><p><b>We sifted through hundreds of Glassdoor reviews to find some of the company's toughest interview questions.</b><p><b>Questions about</b> …

Employment

Frontlines is an action-packed military sci-fi series that captures the essence of warfare

Marko Kloos translates his time in the service to outer space<p>For the past couple of years, I’ve been hooked on Marko Kloos’ military science fiction <i>Frontlines</i> series. Set on an overpopulated Earth in 2108, it follows a soldier named Andrew Grayson who joins the military and ends up facing off …

AI rips objects from video and reimagines them in 3D AR

There’s an AI capable of teleporting John Travolta and Uma Thurman into your living room and forcing them to dance for you. The machine takes a 2D image, like the dance scene from Pulp Fiction, and reimagines it in augmented reality as a 3D object.<p>The tool is called Volume and it’s being developed …

Opinion: 6 book recommendations that will make you smarter about artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence is not only poised to disrupt industries and workplaces, but also the way that we as humans interact. As our AI journey …

Artificial Intelligence

How to solve 90% of NLP problems: a step-by-step guide

<b>This post is accompanied by</b> <b>an interactive notebook</b> <b>demonstrating and applying all these techniques. Feel free to run the code and follow along!</b><p>Step 1: …

The USAF Has Finally Released a Glowing Film About the A-10 It Tried to Suppress

It took more than three years and a FOIA request to get an official, final cut of the footage.<p>USAF<p>The U.S. Air Force has finally released a small …

BioPunk, A Sci-Fi Short Film Set in a Devastated Future Ravaged by Corporate Gene Hacking

DUST presents <i>BioPunk</i>, a thrilling sci-fi short film created by Dresden Pictures. The short, which leaves you wanting for more, follows a group of …

Game of Thrones

Amazon steps up pace in artificial intelligence race

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc this week announced a flurry of new machine learning features for its Amazon Web Services cloud computing business, raising its challenge to Silicon Valley's biggest tech firms for the lead in artificial intelligence.<p>The new offerings will enable AWS customers …

Mozilla’s open source voice recognition tool nears human-like accuracy

Mozilla has released an open source voice recognition tool that it says is “close to human level performance,” and free for developers to plug into their projects.<p>The free-software company also on Wednesday released a first set of crowdsourced recordings under its Common Voice project, designed to …

Machine Learning

Infrastructure 3.0: Building blocks for the AI revolution

By any measure, we’ve entered the age of machine learning and artificial intelligence. The confluence of massive data, cheap storage, elastic compute, and algorithmic advances, particularly in deep learning, has given rise to applications that previously were confined to the pages of science …

Burnt Ends and Tips

Burnt Ends and Tips, our Burnt Ends were “Off The Hook” I nailed it! The burnt ends were like meat candy. You would think about running away from …

BBQ

Texas Style Smoked Beef Brisket | Hey Grill, Hey

Recipes

55 Essential Space Operas from the Last 70 Years

John Harris art equals space opera.<p>What makes a science fiction story a space opera? Well, it needs to take place in space obviously, though not …

Neely's Wet BBQ Ribs

Your Next Carbon Bike Will Be Made in Arkansas

If you ride a carbon-fiber bike, chances are it was manufactured in one of five factories in China. If you ride an <i>American-made</i> carbon model, you probably bought it from a boutique brand and paid through the teeth for it. All this might change thanks to Allied Cycles, which launched in February in …

32 Books to Read While You Wait for Season Two of American Gods - The B&N Sci-Fi and Fantasy Blog

American Gods

Coffee-Rubbed Rib Eye

4 Servings<p>For this steak rub recipe, chef Josef Centeno, of Baco Mercat in Los Angeles, was inspired by the coffee rub his father used to make for grilling steaks. Basting with butter before transferring the pan to the oven helps bloom the dried spices and adds irresistible flavor to the …

Barbecue Ribs with Spiced Rum Pineapple Sauce

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — May 27, 2015<p><i>Are you ready for the best ever barbecue ribs? These super tender, barbecue ribs are glazed in the most</i> …