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The 2017 Top Programming Languages

It’s summertime here at <i>IEEE Spectrum</i>, and that means it’s time for our fourth interactive ranking of the top programming languages. As with all …

Deep Learning Algorithm Automatically Colorizes Photos

This is one of those sites you're going to want to try yourself. Take any black and white image, feed it to the algorithm, and watch as it spits out …

Machine Learning

29 Habits You Need to Break Before Turning 30

Most of us spend our 20s figuring sh*t out: our careers, our relationships, ourselves. And we're going to make plenty of mistakes along the way.<p>That's more than OK--no one's perfect. Plus, mistakes build character. As someone recently told me, "Sometimes you win, and sometimes you learn."<p>But as I …

Siblings

The 35 coolest CEOs in Silicon Valley right now

Business Insider recently released its annual Silicon Valley 100 list, highlighting the people in tech who have made a difference in the past year, and it's ripe with outstanding CEOs.<p>These chief executives have developed game-changing ideas, raised billions in funding, and led their companies …

Silicon Valley

Samsung's world-first UFS memory cards are blazing fast

We've heard arguments for and against removable storage on smartphones, but we can all agree on the fact that the more the merrier. And we're not just talking about memory space here, as the speed becomes more crucial when it comes to capturing higher video resolutions on our smartphones and …

How Google's new input tool will finally help me digitally communicate with my mother

I moved to America from Thailand when I was 9 years old – old enough to have learned how to read, speak, and write basic Thai words but not advanced enough to write a professional cover letter or blog post.<p>It’s somewhat of a difficult language – Thai has 44 consonants, 15 vowel characters, …

10 must-have apps to be more productive as an entrepreneur

Share36<p>Tweet<p>Share38<p>+15<p>Shares 79<p>A lot has been written about technology. Some call it a time –consuming distraction from life’s important tasks. But …

The number glitch that can lead to catastrophe

A surprisingly simple bug afflicts computers controlling planes, spacecraft and more – they get confused by big numbers. As Chris Baraniuk discovers, the glitch has led to explosions, missing space probes and more.<p>Tuesday, 4 June 1996 will forever be remembered as a dark day for the European Space …

EmoSpark AI console wants to be your robot companion

A crowdfunding darling, the EmoSpark AI console raised $179,090 in just two months, from eager backers won over by its simple promise -- an artificial intelligence that lives in your house and does its level best to make you happy. We've been hands-on with the EmoSpark, and while it's still feeling …

Coming Soon to Photoshop: Enhanced 3D Functionality

Once upon a time, Adobe Photoshop came in two versions: the standard version and an Extended version that threw in features for 3D modeling and composition. The company reasoned that many users would not need the 3D features, and thus separated the two versions with different prices.<p>Later, Adobe …

Android 5.1.1 references surface on Google’s own site

Google just recently began rolling out Android 5.1 Lollipop within the last few weeks, but there may be another software version already on its way sometime soon. The next version is Android 5.1.1, and it was recently found running on the Nexus 9 and Wi-fi Nexus 7 (2013) model on Google’s Android …

Android News

Fortune.com

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This Tiny Sensor Turns Your Thumbnail Into A Trackpad

Like the football phone or the Dick Tracy two-way wrist radio, humankind has always dreamt of melding two technologies together to create a synergistic improvement on our meager, exhausting existence. Today we have NailIO, a solution that adds a ray of light to our user interface needs by melding …

Wearable Tech

Susan Guice: Beneath the Surface

work seen at PhotoNOLA…<p><b>Susan Guice</b> has a unique photographic perspective. After a successful career in banking, she took flight, quite literally, and …

Google Launches Handwriting Input For Text And Emoji On Android

Google Research today launched its latest project: Google Handwriting Input. Besides their voice and favorite keyboards, Android users using Android 4.0.3 and up can now also simply use good old-fashioned handwriting to input text into any Android app.<p>The new tool recognizes 82 languages and 20 …

Google Play

iPhone 6 vs. Galaxy S6: Watch kids settle the ultimate debate

Apple’s iPhone 6 and Samsung’s Galaxy S6 are two of the best smartphones currently available to buyers, with many comparisons being made between …

Dormi Turns Android Smartphones Or Tablets Into A Video Baby Monitor

A number of companies today leverage the ubiquity of smartphones in order to offer parents “connected” baby monitoring systems that can be accessed from anywhere. Often, as with devices like NapTime or Evoz, these include a monitor and camera of some sort and an accompanying mobile app. But a …

Widerun turns your bike into a virtual reality machine

Some people need extra motivation to exercise, and the creators of this bike trainer called Widerun hope to provide that in the form of virtual reality. Widerun is a system comprised of a steering component and a base station that attaches to ordinary bikes. It works with both Oculus Rift and …

Virtual Reality

Ola, Uber’s Big Rival In India, Raises $400M To Grow To 200 Cities This Year

Ola, the largest rival to Uber in India, has announced that it has raised a $400 million Series E round to fuel further expansion in India.<p>The company, which was found to have raised $310 million last week according to filings, is aiming to grow its network to 200 cities in India before the end of …

Indian startups are pulling out of Facebook's Internet.org to protect net neutrality

A groundswell of concern over providing certain apps free of charge<p>This morning Cleartrip, an Indian startup focused on travel, pulled out of Internet.org, the charity spearheaded by Facebook to help spread internet access to parts of the world where many people lack connectivity. Three other …

Nokia buys Alcatel to take on Ericsson in telecom equipment

HELSINKI/PARIS (Reuters) - Nokia is to buy Alcatel-Lucent in an all-share deal that values its smaller French rival at 15.6 billion euros (11 billion pounds), building up its telecom equipment business to compete with market leader Ericsson.<p>The deal will redefine a sector suffering weak growth …

Alcatel-Lucent

Here’s how much it costs to replace the battery and screen on the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Let’s reflect on the battery issue… how much will it cost?<p>Samsung’s pair of Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones have a lot of things going for them: a new design, premium build, a QHD SAMOLED display, brand new flash storage, great cameras… the list goes on and on. One thing that long time Galaxy …