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GOP tax bill passes Senate as House prepares to send it to Trump

By Jeff Stein<p>, Reporter<p>Damian Paletta<p>, Reporter<p><b>Follow Wednesday's updates here: GOP tax bill passes Congress</b><p>Republicans are on the verge of passing the most significant overhaul of the tax code since 1986, after the Senate passed the GOP plan early Wednesday morning and House leaders scheduled a …

Income Tax

Powerful Search Algorithm Was Inspired by Fruit Fly’s Brain

Computer scientists followed nature’s lead to develop a similarity-search algorithm that mimics the odor-sniffing circuitry of insects.<p>Some of the …

Algorithms

Data Structures and Algorithms (DSA): The Intuitive Guide

<b>This is not a freaking textbook.</b> No confusing academic jargon. No long lists of properties to memorize. No proofs. Because that stuff doesn't help …

El ridículo viaje de las cucharas de plástico de usar y tirar

Por @Alvy — 24 de Octubre de 2017<p>La verdad es que, si se piensa, la que hay que montar para poder agitar el azúcar de un café con una cuchara de …

Efinix’s Programmable Chips Could Push AI Out to the Edges

Startup gets $9.5 million to develop smaller, more flexible FPGAs Photo: Yuichiro Chino/Getty ImagesBy its cofounder’s reckoning, Efinix is in the …

Forget Killer Robots—Bias Is the Real AI Danger - MIT Technology Review

Google’s AI chief isn’t fretting about super-intelligent killer robots. Instead, John Giannandrea is concerned about the danger that may be lurking …

Machine Learning

Python Top 10 Articles For the Past Month (v.Sep 2017)

<b>For the past month,</b> we ranked nearly 1,300 Python articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (0.77% chance to be picked in …

Machine Learning

Understanding Machine Learning

<i>Photo by Denys Nevozhai on Unsplash</i><p>This is short overview of machine learning. What it is, what learning is and what it's most common concepts are. …

Machine Learning

Robots and artificial intelligence could destabilise the world, warns UN research institute

Leading technology luminaries have already flagged the risks associated with the development of AI.<p>In a fresh warning about AI, a UN research …

How neural networks think

Artificial-intelligence research has been transformed by machine-learning systems called neural networks, which learn how to perform tasks by …

Machine Learning

This infographic lists all the cognitive biases humans experience

The human brain is capable of incredible things, but it's also extremely flawed at times.<p>Science has shown that we tend to make all sorts of mental mistakes, called "cognitive biases", that can affect both our thinking and actions. These biases can lead to us extrapolating information from the …

Cognition

Cerebras Founder Feldman Contemplates the A.I. Chip Age

By<p>Updated Sept. 28, 2017 4:05 p.m. ET<p>“There is going to be a vast new wave of innovation in computer chips,” says <b>Andrew Feldman</b>, founder of privately …

Machine Learning