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The 16 Best Italian Foods You Can Get at Trader Joe's

Trader Joe's has some of the best hidden gems among its stocked aisles, including amazing Italian foods that rival products from artisanal markets. I take Italian food very seriously — garlicky pasta for life — and I swear by a handful of Trader Giotto's cheeses, pastas, and dried goods, not only …

Cooking

The Great A.I. Awakening

<b>Prologue: You Are What You Have Read</b><p>Late one Friday night in early November, Jun Rekimoto, a distinguished professor of human-computer interaction at the University of Tokyo, was online preparing for a lecture when he began to notice some peculiar posts rolling in on social media. Apparently Google …

Artificial Intelligence

Everything we thought we knew about free trade is wrong

“I’m a free trader,” said Donald Trump, in his speech announcing his candidacy. That was in June 2015. Since then, he’s been singing a very different tune. Sounding more like a flannel-wearing protester than the ruthless tycoon of <i>The Apprentice,</i> Trump now says the US needs “fair trade, not free …

Economics

Data scientist Cathy O’Neil on the cold destructiveness of big data

Big data promises fairness. With enough information about individuals and populations, we can design algorithms that will identify the best possible answer to a given question, free of human bias. Algorithms, after all, are not racist, sexist, or elitist.<p>Or are they?<p>In her new book, Weapons of Math …

Machine Learning

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Fig. 1 Nice overview, but laying out pattern relationships in a two dimension grid has severe limitations.<p>Fig. 2 Deep Learning Roadmap<p>Start Here →</b> …

Deep Learning

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Welcome to my curated set of resources for data science, machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI), big data, internet of things (IoT), and more!<p>…

Data Science

The threats to China’s economy are real. But it won’t be the “next Japan”

Recently, many observers have been drawing parallels between China today and Japan in the late 1980s—just before its “lost decade,” in which the country experienced 10 years of secular stagnation.<p>Indeed, the macroeconomic commonalities seem too great to be ignored: both had high saving and …

Economics

AI beating humans? Not in my lifetime, says Google's cloud chief

The head of Google's cloud business says she doesn't expect machine intelligence to exceed that of humans during her lifetime, despite recent rapid progress that has surprised many.<p>Diane Greene, who turns 61 this year, said that while researchers are making strides in programming intelligence into …

Artificial Intelligence

Keeping your money too close to home could cost you

If you’re an investor, the ideal opportunity would be one that promised you great return for little risk. But, in reality, hitting that one perfect bet is tough, if not impossible: a company’s revenues can shift, its industry may fall out of favor, or economic news may suddenly paint a different …

Investing

Ask Ethan: What If Gravity Isn't Really Fundamental?

Ever since Newton first put forth his theory of universal gravitation, it’s been accepted that the same forces governing gravitation here on Earth also govern motion and formation of the planets, stars, galaxies and even larger-scale structures in the Universe. As our scientific understanding …

Physics

Which Milk Is Most Nutritious: Soy, Cashew, Almond or Coconut?

<b>Question:</b><p>Which kind of milk is more nutritious: almond, soy, coconut or cashew?<p><b>Answer:</b><p>“It varies based on the company,” said Sara Haas, a dietitian speaking on behalf of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. “I encourage people to be label readers.”<p>Vegans and others may prefer to drink …

Nutrition

Science Says This Type of Exercise Will Keep Your Brain in Shape

Do this type of exercise twice a week and your brain will thank you.<p>Exercise doesn't just make you fitter. It also makes you smarter. Don't believe me? A whole host of studies prove that moving more leads to thinking better. Which is a phenomenal thing to know if you're looking for a little …

Text Mining with R – upcoming training schedule

(This article was first published on <b> BNOSAC - Belgium Network of Open Source Analytical Consultants</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)Part of the …

Google Translate taps into Deep Learning to reduce errors by 60%

The go to place for quick and easy translations – Google Translate – just received a huge upgrade with Deep Learning algorithms boosting its …

Deep Learning

Businesses Prepare to Plug Into Google's AI Ecosystem

Google's big event today was all about mobile, but Google CEO Sundar Pichai made a point of starting with a new mantra: Google isn't a mobile-first company, but "AI-first."<p>For Google, that means a convergence of machine learning, the Google Knowledge Graph, voice and image recognition natural …

Artificial Intelligence

StackSocial: The Hottest Tech Deals, Delivered Daily

Take 10% Off<br>Your First Purchase<p>Join millions of other subscribers who get exclusive discounts, freebies and giveaways!<p>Coupon code will be sent to …

Freebies

Machine Learning: Foundations

When you want a person to do something, you train them. When you want a computer to do something, you program it. However, there are ways to make …

Deep Learning

Text Mining in R and Python: 8 Tips To Get Started

Do you want to get started on text mining, but most of the tutorials you start, get pretty complex very quickly? Or you can’t find a proper data set …

Data Science

Top 30 Data Science Books

Feb 12, 2017 by A.I. Optify Data Team<p><i>The AI Optify data team writes about topics that we think data scientists, data engineers, and machine learning</i> …

Data Science

Spark-based machine learning for capturing word meanings

When someone can take a very challenging present-day problem and translate it into a problem that has been studied for centuries, the result can be …

Machine Learning

Deep Learning Papers Reading Roadmap

If you are a newcomer to the Deep Learning area, the first question you may have is "Which paper should I start reading from?"<p>Here is a reading …