Angie Nikoleychuk

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How I’m learning “Machine Learning”

In the past year, I’ve become convinced that machine learning is not hype. Strong AI/AGI is no longer a requirement for complex tasks. It doesn’t …

Machine Learning

Designing for Voice-Controlled Devices: Creating a Conversation

<b>by John Jones</b>With the vast improvements in voice technology and natural language processing, voice is already transforming the way we interact with …

UX Design

How to create art with deep neural networks

The advent of easily accessible, mondo computing power could open up lots of possibilities in the arts, not just in the startup and tech …

Deep Learning

The 4 Roles Of The Retail Worker In An Artificially Intelligent Store

Shutterstock<p><i>This piece follows an</i> <i>earlier story</i> <i>about artificial intelligence in retail.</i><p>Meet Chad. Yesterday, he was your typical helpful retail …

Understanding the Brain With the Help of Artificial Intelligence

<i>Summary: Researchers have trained neural networks to accelerate the reconstruction of neural circuits.</i><p>Source: Max Planck Institute.<p><b>Neurobiologists</b> …

Neuroscience

search engine for coding courses and tutorials

Hackr.io is an online search engine designed specifically to find online coding courses and tutorials in virtually any programming language that …

SEO

AImotive aims to convert regular cars into driverless ones inexpensively

While other autonomous car projects rely on an expensive radar-like system called Lidar, AImotive is trying to do the same using regular cameras and AI<p>The AImotive office is in a small converted house at the end of a quiet residential street in sunny Mountain View, spitting distance from Google’s …

10 reasons why you should take Excel dashboards seriously

This post on how to make Excel dashboards was one of the first I published here, and it still is one of the most popular posts. But I actually prefer …

Data Visualization

The Beginner’s Guide to Google Data Studio by @tthursb

Part of the Analytics Suite, Google’s Data Studio is looking to provide a better solution to reporting for businesses small and large. Beta access to …

Analytics

Demographics of the Top 7 Social Networks [Infographic]

There are 2.8 billion people on social media (that's 37% of the world's population!), and knowing who's doing what on which social platforms can be …

Infographics

How IIoT is revolutionizing utilities

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is creating huge opportunities in the water and wastewater industries, adding value to both the utility and the consumer. Connected machines are reshaping the way these utilities operate, allowing them to make smarter and more informed decisions. By driving …

Karen Abernethy creates multi-sensory yoga studio in converted Sydney warehouse

A variety of spaces are contained within this Sydney yoga studio, each designed by architect Karen Abernethy to offer visitors a different sensory …

[ARTICLE] Elasticity improves handgrip performance and user experience during visuomotor control – Full Text

Abstract<p>Passive rehabilitation devices, providing motivation and feedback, potentially offer an automated and low-cost therapy method, and can be …

Neurology

How To Develop a Great App For Apple Watch

Apple Watch has been the most innovative technological invention made by Apple. However, the real challenge is faced by iOS designers and developers …

Apple Watch

Scientific Thinking For Better Design

There’s been a lot of buzz about design thinking. What it means, how to apply its principles, and even if it’s a new concept.<p>While design thinking is …

UX Design

Design for Emotion

Humans have feelings, thoughts, and emotions — we all have them. Some of the best sites, apps, and experiences i’ve seen over the years have been …

Design principle: Hick’s Law — quick decision making

This week’s design principle is focusing on Hick’s Law, which is related to the KISS principle. Let’s first say a few words to introduce Hick’s …

UI Component Playbook – Chroma

A 5-step guide to designing and engineering frontends with components<p>People gauge the quality of software not just by how well it <i>works</i> but also how …

UI Design

How to design for dyslexia

According to The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity, up to 20% of the world’s population could be struggling with dyslexia. Yet when it comes to …

Data Modeling and the Conversational User Interface

In this article I will give some background to the problem space and explain why a CUI (in the form of an ostensible Chatbot) has become an integral …

Chatbots

How to Use Tooltips as Microinteractions

Tooltips are potentially the best and most efficient approach to onboarding new users to any given app, software, program or user interface. They’re …

UI Design

Baroque Meets the Modern World - Kris Kuksi Interview

December 26, 2016<p>Eli Anapur is a pseudonym of Biljana Puric. A staff writer and editor at Widewalls, Biljana holds Master’s Degrees in Film …

Modern Art

3 Ways Baidu Is Harnessing AI to Power Its Business

How important is artificial intelligence (AI) to <b>Baidu</b> (NASDAQ: BIDU)? During its most recent conference call, CEO Robin Li mentioned AI no fewer than a dozen times, and in a recent speech made this bold pronouncement:<p>Andrew Ng, Baidu's chief scientist, has some experience in this area. During his …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Design a Home Library in Any Space

Architects Joel Barkley and Thomas A. Kligerman share tips for creating an enviable reading corner no matter what your style<p>It was the Roman scholar Marcus Tullius Cicero who said, "If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need." Here at <i>AD,</i> we tend to agree. When it comes to …

Use an insight from consumer psychology research to make your spouse appreciate you more

And yet. On an episode of The James Altucher podcast, behavioral economist and Duke University professor Dan Ariely drew on such research to generate an easy solution to a common source of marital discord.<p><b>To make your partner appreciate you more, occasionally remind them of all the ways you're</b> …

Psychology

Novel Insights Into Neuronal Activity-Dependent Gene Expression by CREB

<i>Summary: A new study explores how neural activity influences CREB dynamics.</i><p>Source: Osaka University.<p><b>Neuronal activity mediates the formation of</b> …

The Best Natural Onsen In Tokyo

Japan

The threat of AI taking our jobs has been exaggerated. The future is in the 'human services cloud'

Advances in deep learning have led Elon Musk and others to start preparing for the AI apocalypse. And indeed, by feeding terabytes into neural …

Ending Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has suffered from back pain will tell you: It’s the f$cking worst. To learn how to treat it effectively—not to mention prevent it in the …

Cat Flats: Designing human apartments for feline friends - CNN Style

Written by By Kate Springer, CNN<p>Perched on a ledge in a Taipei apartment, Ge Ge -- aka Elder Brother -- looks satisfied as he surveys his new territory.<p>His owner recently overhauled their 484 square foot (45 sqm) home in the Taiwanese capital to make Ge Ge and his sibling, Mei Mei -- or Little …

Pets