Adrian Haret

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Launching a Startup Website Without a Developer

We are well underway to welcome another 1B+ new Internet users to the already established community of 2.5B+ Internet users, many of which are passionate and creative online business owners, doing the most innovative things that are possible thanks to technology. The emphasis being on those who …

Artificial intelligence learns Mario level in just 34 attempts

Perhaps it's that all the levels have simple, left-to-right objectives, or maybe it's just that they're so iconic, but for some reason older Mario games have long been a target for those interested in AI and machine learning. The latest effort is called MarI/O (get it?), and it learned an entire …

Google DeepMind Teaches Artificial Intelligence Machines to Read - MIT Technology Review

A revolution in artificial intelligence is currently sweeping through computer science. The technique is called deep learning and it’s affecting …

Slide Pro Powerpoint Presentation Template

The Slide Pro Powerpoint Presentation Template with different charts, infographics, maps, tables, etc.<p>The Slide Pro is a professionally designed …

Online Courses in Predictive Analytics, Machine Learning, Data Science from Statistics.com

Here is a schedule of upcoming courses from Statistics.com.<p>Jan 17 -<br>Feb 14<p>Decision Trees and Rule-Based Segmentation. (4 weeks, online) This course …

They’re all still lying about Iraq: The real story about the biggest blunder in American history — and the right wing’s obsessive need to cover it up

Conservatives are trapped in an outdated and delusional worldview. Rubio, Jeb and media sycophants make it worse<p>Republicans’ verbal gyrations over the Iraq War should not be dismissed as the usual rhetorical jabberwocky of an election season. Their stumblings and justifications provide an important …

Home - ASTUTA

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Digital Transformation

Doing natural language processing with neural nets without the high cost

Text classification, a part of natural language processing, is a useful way to capture insights from the vast array of unstructured online and …

The 7 Most Unusual Applications of Big Data You've Ever Seen!

It’s all well and good to talk about customer experience and managing inventory flow, but what has big data done for me <i>lately</i>?<p>I’ve rounded up seven …

Big Data

Noam Chomsky undresses Sam Harris: Stop “pretending to have a rational discussion”

The new atheist tries to “engineer a public conversation” about terrorism and humiliates himself in the process<p>Controversial author and new atheist Sam Harris recently tried to "engineer a public conversation" with radical linguist Noam Chomsky "about the ethics of war, terrorism, state …

How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies

In his new book, “How We Learn: The Surprising Truth about When, Where, and Why It Happens,” author Benedict Carey informs us that “most of our …

Pedagogy

The 7 Best Data Science and Machine Learning Podcasts

Learn the basics and keep up with the latest news in data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence by listening to these great …

Living life in the third person

<b>Cognitive scientists discover clues in the brain to an extraordinary memory glitch in healthy, high functioning people</b><p>Imagine living a healthy, …

How China is upsetting the old global economic order

Beijing's rise was confirmed this week at the Spring meetings of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund in Washington, the two institutions by which the economic vision of the United States has been propagated across the world since their founding in 1944.<p>The US-selected president of the …

Advanced Data Visualisation Reveals How Companies View Climate Risk

Image credit: Sciences-Po Médialab<p>Related:<p>Much of the valuable information that companies communicate to their shareholders about their ESG …

A breakthrough in programming for artificial intelligence

Most recent advances in artificial intelligence — such as mobile apps that convert speech to text — are the result of machine learning, in which …

Machine Learning

People aren't ready for the imminent rise of genetic engineering

I discussed automation and artificial intelligence (AI) briefly in my last post. I say "briefly" because any one of the many topics and trends I am raising in this short series could be the basis of a book, at the very least. Detailed information can be found easily on the Internet and it is not my …

The War Against ISIS Will Go Undeclared

Congress won't approve President Obama's proposed authorization of military force, but it won't limit him either.<p>Congress has the power to expand or constrain the president's war-making abilities. But what if it declines to exercise it?<p>It's becoming ever more clear that lawmakers lack the appetite …

Political Science

Leaky Attention and Being More Creative

<i>“Poor sensory gating, the ability to filter unnecessary stimuli from the brain, correlated with a higher number of lifetime creative …

Innovation On Two Wheels: How The Humble Bike Is Becoming Increasingly Smart

There’s something moving between the wheels, and it’s not only the pedals. The old, humble, bicycle is increasingly becoming a hotbed of innovation, with several companies trying to reinvent its main components, from the tires to the pedals and frame.<p>Earlier this month, for instance Vanhawks, a …

Mesh Network

Man Intent on Fixing Toilet Uncovers Centuries-Old Subterranean World Beneath his Basement

An Italian man’s dream to open a modest restaurant became an archaeological obsession when he broke ground in order to repair a faulty toilet. The …

Probabilistic Programming Simplifies Coding

Up-to-date and technically advanced systems especially in artificial intelligence (AI) — such as mobile apps that convert speech to text — are the …

The U.S. military is never leaving Africa: How 9/11 spawned a permanent war

The war on terror extends beyond the Middle East, and a new agreement could keep soldiers on the ground for decades<p>Nick Turse<p>April 16, 2015 8:30am (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>For three days, wearing a kaleidoscope of camouflage patterns, they huddled together on a military …

War

Iran Is America’s New Iraq

With his nuclear deal, Obama is making as big a mistake in the Mideast as George W. Bush did.<p>The events that occurred in the Middle East over the last two years have painted an ever darkening picture: Even before becoming a nuclear power, Iran has managed to take control, in some form or another, …

Middle East