Anthony Hebert

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UM professors ask: Can math predict what you'll do next?

Good scientists are not only able to uncover patterns in the things they study, but to use this information to predict the future.<p>Meteorologists …

Business Strategies for Social Impact

Introduction to Apache Spark and AWS

1<p>Section<p><b>9 hours to complete</b><p>Getting Started in Spark on EC2<p>This week, you'll gain essential background knowledge along with the practical skills …

People Are Obsessing Over This Mattress

Casper is only two years old and has already developed a cult following — notorious for disrupting the $14 billion mattress industry and completely …

New quick-learning neural network powered by memristors

A new type of neural network made with memristors can dramatically improve the efficiency of teaching machines to think like humans. The network, …

18 New Year's Resolutions of an A.I.

From EAI to XAI, from Smart Contracts to empathy, next year will be all about building trust with you humans.<p>After scanning the myriad new year's predictions from professional and amateur futurists, I've come to the conclusion that 2018 will be the year in which AI will become mainstream. Duh...you …

Problem-Solving Skills for University Success

18 Cyber-Security Trends Organizations Need to Brace for in 2018

The next year will bring many of the same cyber-security challenges as 2017, but with some new ones as well. Eighteen security experts share their …

Get ready for a 2018 cryptocurrency crime wave

2018 could be the year of cryptocurrency hacks.<p>With bitcoin recently pushing past the $19,000 level (despite crashing hard on Friday) and a slew of …

Investing

The everyday attacks in modern cyber warfare

The Department of Homeland Security has identified 16 critical parts of our infrastructure that are at risk for a cyber attack — energy, financial …

Here's How Your 'Cyberloafing' at Work Makes Life Easier For Hackers

Shouldn't you be working?<p>The biggest threat to an organisation's cyber-security comes from within, according to a growing body of evidence.<p>Employees …

The best laptops for high school students you can buy

Hunting down the best laptop for your money can be a real pain. Buying for yourself is one thing: You and you alone must suffer with your decision. …

Windows 10

PITTA is the first all-in-one transformative 4K selfie drone

A new Kickstarter funded drone is attempting to change the way we record video in our daily lives. It’s called PITTA and it can transform from an action camera to a drone to a mountable in a matter seconds. PITTA’s main goal is to give you the opportunity to get the best shots when you are out …

You can now play Star Trek: Bridge Crew without a VR headset

If you're a fan of the Star Trek universe, you've probably already heard of Star Trek: Bridge Crew. Released back in May, Bridge Crew brought Star …

In op-ed, former intel experts say Russia never stopped cyberattacks on U.S.

Former CIA Director Michael Morell and former Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Michigan, say that Russia has …

Amazon is planning a push into digital advertising in 2018, challenging Google and Facebook

Amazon has been quietly experimenting with various advertising products across its portfolio and off its website, according to interviews with half a …

Key Highlights in Data Science / Deep Learning / Machine Learning 2017 and What can we Expect in 2018?

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Your next booty call won’t be with a human

Inflatable, tacky and comically proportioned, sex dolls used to be funnier than they were sexy.<p>However, the times are changing and the humble blow-up …

'Direct Collapse' Black Holes May Explain Our Universe's Mysterious Quasars

There’s a big problem when we look at the brightest, most energetic objects we can see in the early stages of the Universe. Shortly after the first stars and galaxies form, we find the first quasars: extremely luminous sources of radiation that span the electromagnetic spectrum, from radio up …

Newly Discovered Black Hole Is the Farthest Ever Found

Its mass is 800 million times greater than the sun's.<p>A newly discovered supermassive black hole is the farthest ever found.<p>A team of scientists, led …

Black Holes

Buying a MacBook Pro from Apple's Refurbished Mac store was the best decision I made when getting a new computer

You'll find Apple's latest and greatest products on its main online and physical stores, but they sure are expensive.<p>What about slightly older models that you know would suit you just fine and should cost less than the new model purely because they're older? Missing from Apple's main stores are …

Top Ten Podcasts Every Marketer Should Listen to

Dedicate yourself to learning in 2018.<p>As marketers, we live busy lives. We're under pressure to learn as much as we can as quickly as we can so that we can ride trends and help our brand to reach as many potential customers as possible. The problem is that as marketers we are also busy creatures …

Freed From the iPhone, the Apple Watch Finds a Medical Purpose

SAN FRANCISCO — In the last months of Steve Jobs’s life, the Apple co-founder fought cancer while managing diabetes.<p>Because he hated pricking his finger to draw blood, Mr. Jobs authorized an Apple research team to develop a noninvasive glucose reader with technology that could potentially be …

Apple Watch

Marijuana Use by Pregnant Women Is on the Rise in California

The number of moms-to-be who smoke pot while pregnant is higher than we thought and only growing, a study published today in the <i>Journal of the</i> …

How developers will work in 2018

What does 2018 hold for developers? What trends will change the way they work? TNW spoke to developers across a number of segments, and asked what they thought next year would bring. Here’s what they said.<p>All about the containers<p>Containerization is a great idea. When you put a bit of code into a …

What Will It Really Take to Avoid Collapse?

By Jeremy Lent<p>For a moment, the most important news in the entire world flashed across the media like a shooting star in the night sky. Then it was …

FBI Software For Analyzing Fingerprints Contains Russian-Made Code, Whistleblowers Say

In a secret deal, a French company purchased code from a Kremlin-connected firm, incorporated it into its own software, and hid its existence from the FBI, according to documents and two whistleblowers. The allegations raise concerns that Russian hackers could compromise law enforcement computer …

A relationship therapist breaks down the 5 most common problems couples have in bed

Sometimes, getting into a serious relationship means that sex becomes less, well, sexy. Both people are busy and there's no time to do it. One person would rather have a glass of wine and watch "This Is Us." It's gotten boring.<p>These aren't reasons to be ashamed — you're hardly alone in your plight …

The 1 Interview Question All Great Bosses Ask to Hire for Potential (Hint: Mark Cuban Says It's the Secret to Success)

This core skill is the key to unlocking one's full potential.<p>Not too long ago, I had a chance to interview a very strong job candidate for a marketing role from a top five undergraduate program. She had all the credentials - strong academics, great work experience, and a "get-stuff-done" type of …

Take an extra $20 off a lifetime of VPN coverage

With loads of VPN services out there vying for your business, it’s not always easy for any single provider to stand out from that crowded field. However, VPN Unlimited has been widely praised throughout the industry and now, you can find out why by taking advantage of an extra $20 price drop down …