Arie Michelsohn

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Microbes can play games with the mind

The 22 men took the same pill for four weeks. When interviewed, they said they felt less daily stress and their memories were sharper. The brain …

How Machine Learning Is Eating the Software World

Marc Andreessen famously said in 2011 that software was eating the world. Four years later, that trend has accelerated, only now it appears that …

Machine Learning

Group 3

Last week <i>Bitcoin Magazine</i> reported that 11 member banks of the R3 consortium, a collaborative group of the world’s largest and most influential banks …

Validating Data With JSON-Schema, Part 1

When you're dealing with complex and structured data, you need to determine whether the data is valid or not. JSON-Schema is the standard of JSON …

Why I No Longer Use MVC Frameworks

Find out what technologies from the web development space you should keep an eye on this year. Be the innovator in your team and learn more about …

Seneca, A Microservices framework for Node.js

The release of Seneca 1.0 represents 5 years of open source evolution, and not a little blood, sweat and tears. The thing I am most happy about is …

The Secret to Raising Smart Kids

A brilliant student, Jonathan sailed through grade school. He completed his assignments easily and routinely earned As. Jonathan puzzled over why …

Embedding web viewer content in your web page

Requirements<p><b>Note:</b> The Adobe® Content Viewer for Web SDK was revised in R27 (July 2013) to make the API similar to the native tablet viewer's API. If …

The 9 Best Free and Open Source Legal Software Tools

<i>Update 4/25/2017: We’ve updated this list to bring you the latest best free legal software available. Some previously listed software was</i> …

Software

How to OCR Documents in a PDF Portfolio

PDF Portfolios are increasingly being used by law firms and legal departments across many disciplines.<p>As a result, my email inbox receives questions …

Get Reader or Acrobat to work in Chrome, Compact PDF Output from Chrome

Google Chrome is a browser that is growing in popularity. I’ve recently switched to Chrome, myself.<p>There’s a lot to like about the Chrome …

Add a TOC to a PDF Document with Evermap’s AutoBookmark

Our partner Evermap has recently released an update to their popular AutoBookmark tool which has me really excited!<p>AutoBookmark ($189 or $99 each in …

Eight Free Acrobat XI Actions for Legal Pros

Actions, a feature of Acrobat X and XI Pro, are a powerful way to standardize processes by automating routine, multistep tasks.<p>Actions may be …

Real Time Transcripts, Collaboration and More

Adobe® Connect™ is Adobe’s web conferencing platform for web meetings, eLearning, and webinars. My guess is that most legal professionals have taken …

Without us noticing, we are entering the postcapitalist era. At the heart of further change to come is information technology, new ways of working and the sharing economy. The old ways will take a long while to disappear, but it’s time to be utopian<p>The red flags and marching songs of Syriza during …

Economics

Imports of Digital Goods Face Test

Court to decide if ITC has power to halt digital transmissions in trade dispute over orthodontic devices<p>The clash over protecting a free-flowing Internet while also fighting online piracy has shifted to an unlikely and largely unknown setting: a legal battle about teeth-alignment devices at a …

No, It’s Not Your Opinion. You’re Just Wrong [UPDATED]

There’s a common conception that an opinion cannot be wrong. My dad said it. Hell, everyone’s dad probably said it and in the strictest terms it is …

Are GMOs safe? Yes. The case against them is full of fraud, lies, and errors.

1 They Want You to Be Overwhelmed<p>Is genetically engineered food dangerous? Many people seem to think it is. In the past five years, companies have …

From Social Networks To Market Networks

James Currier Contributor<p>James Currier is a co-founder and partner of NFX Guild, an early-stage fund with a three-month program for marketplace and network businesses.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Defensibility creates the most value for founders<p>Most people didn’t notice last month when a …

Multitasking Is Killing Your Brain

Many people believe themselves to be multitasking masters, but could it all be in their heads? Learn why multitasking is hurting your brain.<p>Our brains weren't built to multitask.<p>Our brains are designed to focus on one thing at a time, and bombarding them with information only slows them down.<p>MIT …

Humans Aren’t Special: Carl Safina’s 'Beyond Words' Delves Deep Into Animal Minds

Spending hours watching whales, wolves, and elephants in their natural habitats presents wildlife biologists with mountains of data that would quickly overwhelm most animal lovers. But when the time comes to catalog it all, renowned marine ecologist Carl Safina reminds us that the work is far from …

Microsoft releases near-final Windows 10 build, claims Edge beats Chrome in Google benchmarks

Microsoft is rolling out build 10240 of Windows 10 to members of its Insider program, and it looks to be a near-final version of the operating system. Microsoft is confident enough in this version to remove the desktop watermark, and doesn’t list any known issues in its blog post.<p>Although the …

18 Material Design Frameworks For UI Designer - RankRed

[Estimated read time: 6 minutes]<p>There’s been a lot of buzz about Google’s new design language: Material Design. It’s a mobile first approach design …

It’s Not About the Syntax – Why Language Doesn’t Matter

Speaking a language fluently is impressive, and speaking many languages is impressive, but ultimately, it’s not about the words. Talking is about …

A jump for soft-bodied robots

Traditional robots are made of components and rigid materials like you might see on an automotive assembly line – metal and hydraulic parts, harshly …