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Google DeepMind open sources Sonnet so you can build neural networks in TensorFlow even quicker

Google’s DeepMind announced today that it was open sourcing Sonnet, its object-oriented neural network library. Sonnet doesn’t replace TensorFlow, it’s simply a higher-level library that meshes well with DeepMind’s internal best-practices for research.<p>Specifically, DeepMind says in its blog post …

Deep Learning

Meet 'Professor X,' the AI genius who left his lab at Princeton to beat Uber, Google, and Intel at their own game

By the fall of that same year, Xiao, known as something of a risk-taker, had moved himself and his family from New Jersey to Silicon Valley, and raised some modest seed funding for his new startup focused on self-driving cars.<p>His startup, dubbed AutoX, has done its best to stay under the radar to …

Have Fun with Machine Learning: A Guide for Beginners

Also available in Chinese (Traditional).<p>Preface<p>This is a <b>hands-on guide</b> to machine learning for programmers with <i>no background</i> in AI. Using a neural …

Deep Learning

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

Kali Linux Cheat Sheet for Penetration Testers

Penetration testing (also called pen testing) is the practice of testing a computer system, network or Web application to find vulnerabilities that …

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10 Reasons Why Deep Learning is Living Up to the Hype

This column is by Oliver Cameron, VP – Engineering & Product, Udacity<p>Many have written about how deep learning is taking over the world and why that …

DeepMind's next challenge? StarCraft II

Google's AI division collaborates with Blizzard to test machine learning on StarCraft II<p>Not content with mastering Go and poker, Google's AI has …

Machine Learning

Top 19 geovisualization tools, APIs and libraries that will let you create beautiful web maps

Creating a good web map is not an easy task but over the years we’ve seen plenty of amazing geovisualization examples. Almost all of them have been …

Machine Learning: Google Cloud Vision camera - The MagPi Magazine

Google Vision is a new API that enables users to identify the contents of an image using Google’s Machine Learning technology.<p>If you’ve uploaded a …

Ciphers And Secret Passwords - From Spara To 2016

Ciphers and Passwords have a lengthy history which long predates modern computing. Long before they were used by teenagers to protect their Snapchat …

3 Best Command Line Tool for Network Bandwidth Monitoring

<b>A quick look at three best tools for network bandwidth monitoring in Ubuntu, Linux.</b><p>These tools need the network interface name as argument in the …

Linux

Installing BlackArch Linux on a Raspberry Pi

Would you like to use a Raspberry Pi as a topflight security tool? Here’s how to install BlackArch Linux on a Pi to get you on your way.The Raspberry …

Is China’s gaokao the world’s toughest school exam? | Alec Ash

Chinese children must endure years of stress and impossible expectations preparing for their final school exam. The students who do best can look forward to glittering careers and even good marriage prospects. But for the less successful, the system is brutal<p>For two days in early June every year, …

High School

The 10 Algorithms Machine Learning Engineers Need to Know

This column is by James Li, Product Intern at NewStoryCharity<p>It is no doubt that the sub-field of machine learning / artificial intelligence has …

Machine Learning

Researchers ‘break’ physics with 1-nanometre transistor

They said it couldn’t be done, but a team of researchers has managed to ‘break’ the laws of physics with a one-nanometre transistor gate, one-fifth …

So You Want to be a Functional Programmer (Part 3)

Taking that first step to understanding Functional Programming concepts is the most important and sometimes the most difficult step. But it doesn’t …

New Python open source financial libraries

I’ve been using Python for several years and have built up a large amount of code for analysing financial markets. A year ago, I decided to open …

Python Programming

Tutorial: Natural Language Processing in Python

This repo contains material for a workshop on Natural Language Processing with Python.<p>Audience<p>The target audience of this workshop are students, …

Milk — MIT's New Programming Language That Makes Code Run 4 Time Faster

<i>Short Bytes: A group of MIT researchers has developed a new programming language named Milk. It makes the code operating on big data sets about 4</i> …

​Chrome: Stop future computers from cracking current encryption

Google released a beta test version of its Chrome browser that attempts to keep your data secure even if today's uncrackable encryption becomes tomorrow's code-breaking cakewalk.<p>The Chrome 54 beta gets the ability to encipher data sent to and from websites with a technology called CECPQ1. It …

Quantum Computing

This ugly operating system is actually a pretty cool CV

Catching the attention of potential employers could be quite the daunting task unless you have a CV that truly stands out.<p>This is why when developer Mathieu Passenaud needed a new resume, he decided to take a creative approach and opted to build an entire operating system with the sole intention of …

Splash – Free HTML Template

Say hello to Splash, a HTML5 bootstrap template with a modern style design that would work great for any type of...

Useful *NIX Shell Commands for Web Developers

So, why *NIX and why do you need to go to the console?<br>According to the statistics of W3Techs, Unix is used by 68% of all the websites whose operating …

Deal: Become an Ethical Hacker with This 9-Courses Bonus Bundle (92% Off)

In simple terms, an Ethical Hacker is a computer and networking specialist who attempts to penetrate computer systems or networks to assess and …

Linux top tutorials

Linux® is the ongoing innovation champion when it comes to file systems. Discover the advantages of two new file systems that are becoming part of …

USB Hard Drive Encryption on a Raspberry Pi

Reasons<p>At the FinBlade office, we use a DS412+ Synology NAS for all our general purpose file storage. This primary NAS backs up daily to a secondary …

Raspberry Pi

NREL discovery creates future opportunity in quantum computing

Scientists at the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) discovered a use for perovskites that runs counter to the intended …

19 Tiny Habits That Lead to Huge Results

Success starts with the little things.<p>Success doesn't happen in an instant. It happens through the progression of lots of little successes, strung together over time.<p>If you want to build something big, if you have a vision, a dream, or even just a clearly defined end goal, the question is not how …

Time I

I Peeked Into My Node_Modules Directory And You Won’t Believe What Happened Next

The left-pad fiasco shook the JavaScript community to its core when a rouge developer removed a popular module from npm, causing tens of projects to …

JavaScript