Erik Hamburger

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ANNE TREISMAN — 1935-2018

In 2006, I was heading downtown in a car with the distinguished neuroscientist and Nobel Laureate <b>Eric Kandel</b> en route to dinner with cognitive …

The Brain

Here’s Mario Kart, as played by a neural network

Watch and learn<p>Programmer SethBling has built and trained a neural network to play <i>Mario Kart</i> (the original). After showing the program 15 hours of video and refining some of its behavior, he got it to win gold, by itself, in the 50cc Mushroom Cup.<p>SethBling’s goal wasn’t necessarily to build the …

Mario Kart

10 Living Philosophers and Why You Should Know Them

It can be easy to think that all the good ideas have already been thought; after all, philosophy have been going on for more than 2500 years. But …

University of Chicago

Je gezicht als boardingpass

Anet A8 Review - Best cheap 3D Printer?

Ever since I was a kid, I liked building things. My biggest passion was Lego bricks. Creating, discovering, being creative and making your own world …

Anet A8 Review

<b>ANET A8 3D PRINTER FROM GEAR BEST - REVIEW</b><p>​<b>If</b> I was to say my experience with 3D printing was limited that would be an <b>understatement!</b> I’m a complete …

Customer Service

The 45 Most Creative Infographics Of 2016

With nearly a decade in the infographics game, our parent company, Column Five, has seen the good, the bad, and the straight-up cringeworthy. But a …

The Guardian

What is identity management (ID management) ? - Definition from WhatIs.com

Identity management (ID management) is the organizational process for identifying, authenticating and authorizing individuals or groups of people to …

MasterCard unveils more details about 'selfie pay' phone authentication

If you could verify your purchase for that food processor on Amazon with a wink and a nod instead of a traditional password, would you?<p>That's what …

How to Build a Memorable Data Snapshot

<i>And why traditional infographics won’t work on the social web</i><p><i>By</i> <i>Jason Tomassini</i> <i>and</i> <i>NguyetV</i><p>We consume media faster and with more starts and stops than …

10 Types of Visual Content Your Company Should Be Creating

You’ve probably already heard by now that visual content is a must for your content marketing strategy, no matter what industry you’re in. This year, …

The 6 best tools for creating infographics

It's quite remarkable to see what you can do within a web browser these days. HTML5 and improved internet connections have enabled us to do just …

7 Data Visualization Types You Should be Using More (and How to Start)

Unique data visualizations are more memorable, and add variety for the audience — even the most clear and straightforward visualization types lose …

Data Visualization

Unanswerable Prayers

What’s an atheist to think when thousands of believers (including prominent rabbis and priests) are praying for his survival and salvation—while others believe his cancer was divinely inspired, and hope that he burns in hell? Related: The first in the series, “Topic of Cancer,” by Christopher …

16 Easter Eggs Hidden in Apple Products

Apple designers and programmers have hidden some fun Easter eggs—you just need to know where to look.<p>1. PLAY MINI GAMES<p>You have the ability to play a …

Tech Review

I recently learned about two online creation tools and have spent some time (too much time?) exploring both. Now I’m going to share my possibly …

Programmatically create interactive Powerpoint slides with R

Powerpoint is a powerful application for creating presentations, and allows you to include all sorts of text, pictures, animations and interactivity …