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You Don’t Need Any Equipment For This 2-Move Total-Body Workout

It’ll challenge you—no matter how fit you are<p><b>Trainer:</b> Jeremy Scott, trainer at Jeremy Scott Fitness in Scottsdale, Arizona.<p><b>Benefit:</b> Pushups work your chest, shoulders, triceps, and core. Squats challenge your glutes, hamstrings and quads. Combine the two with plyometric variations, and you’ll build …

Discussion of "Fast Approximate Inference for Arbitrarily Large Semiparametric Regression Models via Message Passing"

<i>This article is written with much help by David Blei. It is extracted from a discussion paper on “Fast Approximate Inference for Arbitrarily Large</i> …

Kettlebell Exercises for HIIT Training

HIIT training has become a very popular form of fat burning exercise, not only athletes but also the working professional who wants a great body but …

China's Plan B Is About To Shock The World And The Gold Market

<b>On the heels of recent strength in global markets, today a legend in the business sent King World News a powerful piece warning that China’s Plan B</b> …

When intelligent algorithms start spoofing each other, regulation becomes a science

Anthony Amicangioli of Hyannis Port Research developed Riskbot, 'a supercomputer that watches supercomputers'.<p>What's to stop intelligent algorithms, …

How to Scan for Rootkits, backdoors and Exploits Using ‘Rootkit Hunter’ in Linux

Guys, if you are a regular reader of tecmint.com you will notice that this is our third article on security tools. In our previous two articles we …

Linux

Advanced Kettlebell Exercises for Cardio and Strength

Clean, Push and Press<p>The clean, push and press is a combination exercise putting together exercises that make up the foundation of kettlebell …

The Best Exercise for Shoulder Strength and Health

<b>What is the best shoulder exercise?</b><p><b>The one-arm press.</b><p>Whether you’re looking for performance through strength or power, or rehabilitation through …

7 steps to master Machine Learning with python

In this article I am going to give you the 7 steps to success to become a master in machine learning.<p>There are many Python machine learning resources …

Machine Learning

I've built a quick tool based on this repo. Start running your Tensorflow project on AWS in <30seconds using Floyd. See www.floydhub.com. It's free to try out.

Happy to take feature requests/feedback and answer questions - mail me sai@floydhub.com.<p>Setting up a Deep Learning Machine from Scratch (Software)<p>A …

Linux

4 Ways to Turn On Your Weight-Loss Hormones Today

Hack your body’s chemistry to shed pounds.<p>Though you might blame intense period cravings on your hormones, those little guys also have the power to make you put down the Rocky Road, build more muscle during every workout, and rev your metabolism. So yeah, you might owe them an apology.<p>Here’s how to …

The Glute Workout From Hell

Will it hurt? Yes. Will it get results? Hell yes.<p>It’s time to put that cushion you sit on all day to work with this 10-minute glutes workout from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour.<p>It’s as simple as it gets—one exercise, two variations, 10 minutes—but your butt will be burning by the end. …

The Death of the Statistical Tests of Hypotheses

Some foundations of statistical science have been questioned recently, especially the use and abuse of <i>p</i>-values. See also this article published in …

Data Science

Portable Efficient Assembly Code-generator in Higher-level Python (PeachPy)

<b>Definition:</b><p><b>For writing high-performance assembly kernels PeachPy(a Python framework) is used.</b><p><b>Features of PeachPy are:</b><p>It has a universal assembly …

Random Forest — the go-to machine learning algorithm

When it doubt, use Random Forest — the go-to machine learning algorithm that is considered to be one of the most effective and versatile in solving …

How To: Linux Basics for the Aspiring Hacker: Using Start-Up Scripts

Very often we have processes in Linux that we want to always run in the background at startup. These would be processes that we need to start at …

Git Commands and Best Practices Cheat Sheet

Given the success of both our Java 8 Best Practices Cheat Sheet and our Java 8 Streams Cheat Sheet, it looks like cheat sheets are going to become ‘a …

SCM

"Hello world" in keras (or, scikit-learn versus keras)

Despite all the recent excitement around deep learning, neural networks have a reputation among non-specialists as complicated to build and difficult …

Machine Learning

Coding Jarvis in Python in 2016

It’s tough for an erstwhile Iron Man to work on creating their personal AI assistant on the weekends. Like any other time-pressured inventor without …

Speech Recognition

SkFlow has been moved to Tensorflow.

SkFlow has been moved to http://github.com/tensorflow/tensorflow into contrib folder specifically located here. The development will continue there. …

Stockfighter is a game that puts your programming skills to the test

Stockfighter is designed to challenge programmers of all levels.<p>Built in the style of a classic ‘Capture the Flag‘ game, it gives you access to a virtual trading market where you have to write code to solve the puzzles you’re presented with.<p>These challenges span software security, distributed …

Can This Man Make AI More Human? - MIT Technology Review

Like any proud father, Gary Marcus is only too happy to talk about the latest achievements of his two-year-old son. More unusually, he believes that …

Artificial Intelligence

Anyone Can Learn To Code an LSTM-RNN in Python (Part 1: RNN)

<b>Summary:</b> I learn best with toy code that I can play with. This tutorial teaches Recurrent Neural Networks via a very simple toy example, a short …

6 Moves to Do in the Morning for TONS of Energy

Get up, get moving, and kick ass every day.<p>As a yoga instructor, I know how big of an impact meditation and a few yoga poses first thing in the morning can have on your day. From clearing your mind to prepping your body for eight hours of sitting, kicking off your morning with a little time to …

Pedro Domingos’ Master Algorithm: How machine learning is reshaping how we live.

Computers and the algorithms they run are precise, perfect, meticulously programmed, and austere. That’s the idea, anyway. But there’s a burgeoning, …

GDB dashboard

Modular visual interface for GDB in Python.<p>This comes as a standalone single-file .gdbinit which, among the other things, enables a configurable …

Deep Learning Libraries by Language

<b>Python</b><p>Theano is a python library for defining and evaluating mathematical expressions with numerical arrays. It makes it easy to write deep learning …

If we live in one of multiple universes, here's how we could find out

The existence of parallel universes may seem like something cooked up by science fiction writers, with little relevance to modern theoretical physics.<p>But the idea that we live in a "multiverse" made up of an infinite number of parallel universes has long been considered a scientific possibility — …

Quantum Mechanics

Central banks are making the same mistake that led to the 2008 financial crisis

The low rates had let the banking sector give mortgages to millions of people who couldn't pay them. Greenspan had ignored warnings about this for years.<p>With the economy in tatters around him, Greenspan finally acknowledged he had screwed up:<p>"I've found a flaw. I don't know how significant or …