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Netflix has 31 new original shows and movies premiering in January – here’s the full list

Is there any question whatsoever that Netflix completely ruled 2017? Other streaming content companies definitely stepped up their game, including …

Forget cockroaches — these little guys will live until the sun begins to die

It's often believed that cockroaches — nature's ultimate survivalist — will live until the end of time. But new research suggests they've met their …

Biology

10 reasons to try Kotlin for Android development

At the latest Google I/O conference, Google announced that Android Studio would soon support development with Kotlin out of the box. While this was big news, it may have left some people a little cold if they aren’t familiar with Kotlin. Kotlin is a popular programming language that will serve as …

Programming

10 best Philips Hue apps for Android

Philips Hue was one of the first truly mainstream smart lights. You can find them in a variety of styles, including bulbs and light strips. There are competitors in the space that may or may not do a better job. That’s usually up to personal interpretation. As it turns out, there are plenty of …

Home Automation

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Programming

Stuck? We've Got 50 Secrets Motivated People Use to Get Things Done.

Put yourself in the right frame of mind to achieve your goals.<p>You have your plan, you know what you want to accomplish, but after awhile, the novelty of your goal can start to wear off, and it becomes more of a struggle to get started every day.<p>We’ve all been there and we want to help.<p>Read on for …

Motivation

Google explains the process behind finding malicious Android apps

Google has outlined its process for finding malware via the Android Developers blog. In the post, Google Software Engineer Megan Ruthven discusses Android’s Verify Apps safety protocol — used to determine potentially harmful apps installed on a device — and what happens when a device stop …

Apps

Simple ways to improve mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

Happiness

Google DeepMind could invent the next generation of AI by playing Starcraft 2 | Ars Technica

How Google’s AI research team has teamed up with Blizzard to further deep learning in AI.<p>The announcement at BlizzCon 2016 that met with the most …

Artificial Intelligence

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Google and Blizzard Will Help Researchers Use Starcraft to Train Artificial Intelligence

At this week’s BlizzCon convention in California, game developer Blizzard announced that it would release tools to allow third parties to teach …

Artificial Intelligence

Great, now Google's AI is coming up with its own encryption methods

You read that right: artificially intelligent neural networks are now coming up with their own encryption techniques to send secret messages to one another. Two Google Brain researchers reported the successful construction of a human-independent, purely AI-created encryption that has already been …

Machine Learning

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Genymotion Cloud: Everything you need to know

I have written about Genymotion before, but Genymotion Cloud is a completely new beast, offering a solution for members of a team to work on the same project simultaneously. In my own experience with teams, it is very hard to work on the same project along with your fellow teammates.<p>Genymotion …

Google Docs

Google's 'DeepMind' AI platform can now learn without human input

DeepMind is now capable of teaching itself based on information it already possesses.<p>In a significant step forward for artificial intelligence, Alphabet’s hybrid system — called a Differential Neural Computer (DNC) — uses the existing data storage capacity of conventional computers while pairing it …

Physicists Create World’s First Time Crystal - MIT Technology Review

Crystals are extraordinary objects, not least because of their symmetry. Crystals form repeating patterns that are the same in some directions but …

Quantum Mechanics

Google is working on ‘Fuchsia,’ a new operating system that isn’t based on Linux

As per a new Google project over on Github, the company is working on a brand new operating system. The new OS, currently dubbed Fuchsia, would add to Google’s current operating system offerings, namely Android and Chrome OS. This wouldn’t be an upgrade or replacement for either, but rather …

IBM's Watson AI saved a woman from leukemia

IBM's Watson has done everything from winning at <i>Jeopardy</i> to cooking exotic meals, but it appears to have accomplished its greatest feat yet: saving a life. University of Tokyo doctors report that the artificial intelligence diagnosed a 60-year-old woman's rare form of leukemia that had been …

Get to know your audience better with Firebase Analytics

Amongst all the buzz surrounding virtual reality, Daydream, Android Nougat and all the other headline-grabbing announcements made at this year’s Google I/O, the relaunch of Firebase slipped under the radar slightly.<p>If you haven’t taken a look at the Firebase developer platform yet, then you should, …

Google Play

Microsoft is using AI to give Office spell-check on steroids and much more

Microsoft is announcing a whole slew of updates throughout Office, using the cloud and artificial intelligence to help you work more efficiently across Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint.<p><b>Word</b><br>Word is getting two big updates. The first makes both researching and citing sources a lot easier from within …

Better technology for driverless cars may impede our ability to figure out what went wrong when they crash

A fatal Tesla accident in Florida last month occurred when a Model S controlled by Autopilot crashed into a truck that the automated system failed to spot. Tesla tells drivers to pay attention to the road while using Autopilot, and explains in a disclaimer that the system may struggle in bright …

Machine Learning

A 19-year-old created a free robot lawyer that has beaten 160,000 parking tickets

The very first robot lawyer that was designed to challenge parking tickets has been wildly successful since it was launched last Fall.<p>British programmer Joshua Browder, 19, launched the beta version of the bot in London in September. In that month alone, 3,000 people used the service to appeal …

Chatbots

Crowdfunding project of the week: Como Audio Solo and Duet speakers

It’s Sunday! The weekend is winding down and it’s time to see what’s new with the crowdfunding project of the week. Sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo are teeming with innovation, but there’s also plenty of campaigns we could live without. The ‘Crowdfunding project of the week’ is a weekly series …

Crowd Funding

Online analytical processing

<b>Online analytical processing</b>, or <b>OLAP</b> (/ˈoʊlæp/), is an approach to answering multi-dimensional analytical (MDA) queries swiftly in computing.[1] OLAP …

How Will The Universe End?

how to add google analytics tracking code to a website

<b>Google Analytics</b> is a tracking service from Google which allows you to track user behavior and interaction among other features in a website. It just …

Analytics

Comment on Eye Candy: Chilean Volcanic Thunderstorm by DanH

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Best Raspberry Pi Projects: 15 tasty treats to bake in March 2018

<b>Best Raspberry Pi Projects for March 2018: The tastiest Raspberry Pi 3 and Pi Zero projects to try baking today. From beginner builds to more</b> …

Raspberry Pi

Could Nasa announce aliens exist TODAY? Major development in Kelper mission due

GETTYNASA has confirmed a Kepler Mission announcement is due tomorrow<p>The US space agency says it will unveil to the globe the "latest discoveries …

Telescopes