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Raspberry Pi Face Recognition

In last week’s blog post you learned how to perform <i>Face recognition with Python, OpenCV, and deep learning</i>.But as I hinted at in the post, in order …

Raspberry Pi

Implantable 3D-printed organs could be coming sooner than you think

At MBC Biolabs, an incubator for biotech startups in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood, a team of scientists and interns working for the small startup Prellis Biologics have just taken a big step on the path toward developing viable 3D-printed organs for humans.<p>The company, which was founded in …

3D Bioprinting

How To: Bypass Locked Windows Computers to Run Kali Linux from a Live USB

It's easy to run Kali Linux from a live USB on nearly any available computer, but many publicly accessible laptops and desktops will be locked down …

Linux

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Self-healing electronic skin will help robots have a sense of touch like humans

In the future, your robot babysitter will be able to tell if your child has a fever.<p>Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder say they’ve developed the first fully rehealable and recyclable electronic skin, or <i>e-skin</i>. The technology mimics the functions and mechanical properties of human …

Breakthroughs

Researchers Find Missing Link to Make Computers That Mimic the Brain

The key to a new era of computer.<p>Computer scientists have long tried to figure out just how to make machines mimic the incredible efficiency of the …

Singularity

6 New Cryptocurrencies That Should Be on Your Radar

New cryptocurrencies offer great opportunities, albeit with great risk, as they promise to revolutionize various aspects of the human experience.<p>Today, there are, of course, several major cryptocurrencies that are widely traded, as well less many less-well-known (a.k.a. alt-) cryptos that have been …

Blockchain

35 Amazing Real World Examples Of How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.<p>Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, …

Blockchain

The problem with America is not Donald Trump

Something has gone horribly wrong in America, but it isn’t Donald Trump. The 45th president’s first year has in fact been a very good year for the country. By the time those 12 months were up, the unemployment rate was the lowest the country had seen in 18 years, and the number of new filings for …

Nation-Building

A new service would make deep learning more accessible to millions of coders

Building Your Own AI System<p>Google is one of the biggest tech companies paving the way for artificial intelligence and machine learning, and a recent …

22 Home Hacks That'll Make Renters Say "Why Didn't I Know About This Sooner?"

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Ben Heck's logic gate board game: Fun with LCD displays

With Karen's laser cutting design skills and Felix's soldering, the team has created a prototype of the logic board game using Karen's magnetic clasp design. Now it's time to give the concept a test run with help from The Game Craft proprietor JT Smith, whose experience with game design includes <i>The</i> …

Microcontroller

My giant JavaScript Basics course is now live on YouTube. And it’s 100% free.

My JavaScript Basics course is now live on freeCodeCamp’s YouTube channel.<p>The great thing about this course is that it also aligns with the Basic …

Get Schooled in Everything From Big Data to AI With This Online Course

Learn from the experts.<p>Machines are becoming smarter than ever before, and all that artificial intelligence is going to play a crucial role in the …

Machine Learning

OpenScope Open Source Multi-function Programmable Hardware Hits Kickstarter (video)

A new open source multifunctional piece of programmable hardware has been created by Digilent which can be used to perform a number of different …

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

Quantum Physics

New Research Points to a Genetic Switch That Can Let Our Bodies Talk to Electronics

Microelectronics has transformed our lives. Cellphones, earbuds, pacemakers, defibrillators – all these and more rely on microelectronics’ very small …

Nanotech

Becoming Immortal: The Future of Brain Augmentation and Uploaded Consciousness

If you’ve ever worked with a virtualized computer, or played a video game ROM from a long-defunct console on your new PC, you understand the concept …

Singularity

Unreal Engine 4 Tutorial for Beginners

Unreal Engine 4 is a collection of game development tools capable of producing everything from 2D mobile games to AAA console titles. It is the …

Cellular Reprogramming Rejuvenates Old Mice and Boosts Lifespans 30%

The quest for the fountain of youth is as ancient as humanity itself. Now, it appears scientists may have found the source.<p>Using a process designed …

The Science Behind the Impossible EM Drive

The hypothetical spacecraft engine has made waves for seeming to violate the laws of physics. What's actually going on?<p>One of the most controversial stories in science right now is the EM Drive, a hypothetical new type of spacecraft engine that seems to break the laws of physics. While many …

Best local multiplayer games of 2016

Because Mario Party isn’t enough to ruin your friendships<p>2016 saw a slew of great online multiplayer games like <i>Overwatch</i>, <i>Titanfall 2</i> and <i>Battlefield 1</i>. But this year's offline, local multiplayer games are the real unsung heroes. Sure, it may be easier to just wear a headset and play with friends …

Understanding Machine Learning

Learn how you can modernize your data warehouse with Apache Hadoop. View an on-demand webinar now. Brought to you in partnership with …

Kickstarter machine-vision camera gives your robot project eyes and a brain

You only need to pop open a website detailing the latest happenings in artificial intelligence (may we recommend Digital Trends?) to be aware that …

Could Technology Remove the Politicians From Politics?

What if your city council member was essentially a robot whose every decision you and your fellow citizens voted for by phone?<p>The tech industry has talked long and hard about democratizing industries. Democratizing content, democratizing taxi-cabs, and democratizing bed and breakfasts. But what …

Secure Anti Forensic Anonymous Operating System: kodachi

Linux Kodachi operating system is based on Debian 8.6 it will provide you with a secure, anti forensic, and anonymous operating system considering …

Linux

Practical Python and OpenCV: Learn Computer Vision in a Single Weekend

"You can teach me computer vision in a <i>single weekend?</i> How is that possible?" <i>I'll show you...</i><p>Take a sneak peek at what's inside...<p>Inside <i>Practical</i> …

Image Processing

Code your own games with new Humble Bundle

Have the perfect idea for a fun video game but don't know where to start creating it? Or maybe you've always wanted to build your own app but aren't sure how to code?<p>A new Humble Book Bundle from Apress will teach you how to write your own software from the ground up.<p>Humble Bundles let you name …

Send Text Message Using PHP And HTML

Sunday, Apr 15, 2018<p>Tags:- PHP HTML<p>Text Message is always be the one of the best medium to communicate with others. Nowadays many ecommerce companies …

Last Minute Deal: Deep Learning & Artificial Intelligence Introductory Bundle, Save 91%

There is still time to get your hands on our amazing Deep Learning & Artificial Intelligence Introductory Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store and …