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Why Kim Jong-un may be banking on a US military strike to ensure his survival

Even if there was some back room deal-making between the US and North Korea, perhaps through Russia’s promised mediation, it is unlikely to make any …

North Korea

Apple and Qualcomm’s Billion-Dollar War Over an $18 Part

The iPhone maker pays $2 billion a year in patent fees, and it’s had enough.<p>IPhone season, that extravaganza of novelty and surprise, began in …

Los Angeles Chargers

The New Habit You Need to Develop Now If You Want Every Employer to Do Anything to Hire You. | Inc.com

If you're on the job hunt right now or want to make sure you're in a job that's the right fit for you, you need to think about performance management in a new way. The old way of performance management is over. Gone are the days where you wait to be told by your manager or company how you're doing …

Blame Human Error for WWE and Verizon’s Massive Data Exposures

An improperly set up database can inadvertently expose whatever information it contains online. It's the kind of minor error anyone might make in the …

Design Driven Development — Using Design as a Tool for Teamwork

What is Design-Driven Development?<p>Design driven development uses design as part of a process to learn and better define requirements in order to …

UX Design

Saving Data from an Amazon Aurora MySQL DB Cluster into Text Files in an Amazon S3 Bucket - Amazon Relational Database Service

Saving Data from an Amazon Aurora MySQL DB Cluster into Text Files in an Amazon S3 Bucket<p>You can use the SELECT INTO OUTFILE S3 statement to query …

Cloud Computing

Top 15 Python Libraries For Data Science In 2017 | Articles | Chief Data Officer

As Python has gained a lot of traction in the recent years in the Data Science industry, I wanted to outline some of its most useful libraries for …

Python Programming

MIT CSAIL research offers a fully automated way to peer inside neural nets

MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab has devised a way to look inside neural networks and shed some light on how they’re actually making decisions. The new process is a fully automated version of the system the research team behind it presented two years ago, which employed human …

Artificial Intelligence

Russian hackers have a terrifying new cyberweapon

In fact, the tool is nothing new—it has been around in various forms for a decade—but its implications are every bit as frightening as the headlines suggest.<p>The first test of such a weapon, it's worth noting, was devised by the United States government. On March 4, 2007, the Department of Energy …

Cybersecurity

Start Doing These Things for Yourself to Transform Your Life in Less Than a Year

You and I have one thing in common: We want to constantly improve our lives and be the best version of ourselves. But unfortunately, many people have …

The Non-Technical Guide to Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

I have a challenge for you.<p>In a few seconds, I want you to <b>stop reading this article, and follow the instructions below.</b><p>Here you go:<p>I hope my point is …

Artificial Intelligence

Ask Ethan: Could The Universe Be Infinite?

13.8 billion years ago, the Universe began with the hot Big Bang. It’s been expanding and cooling ever since, up through and including the present day. From our point-of-view, we can observe it for some 46 billion light years in all directions, thanks to the speed of light and the expansion of …

Dark Matter

To deal with climate change we need a new financial system

Abolishing debt-based currency isn’t a new idea, but it could hold the secret to ending our economies’ environmentally damaging addiction to growth<p>When it comes to global warming, we know that the real problem is not just fossil fuels – it is the logic of endless growth that is built into our …

Economics

Pure CSS off-canvas menu with flexbox

The resource you are linking to is using the 'http' protocol, which may not work when the browser is using https.<p>↑ Insert the most common viewport …

Why 2020 Is Shaping Up To Be A Pivotal Year

In <i>The Dynamo and the Computer</i>, economist Paul David explains that although electricity became widely available in the late 19th century, its major effects weren’t seen until 30 years later. More recently, Robert Gordon’s new book, The <i>Rise and Fall of American Growth</i> showed that by the 1940’s the …

Natural Gas

This open source tool from MIT Data Lab will change how you see big data

Data USA is an atlas that helps business, government agencies, and schools make better, faster decisions by visualizing big data in fresh ways.<p>In the …

15 Game-Changing Artificial Intelligence Startups | Inc.com

Here are a few of the many artificial intelligence systems out there.<p>Take a peek at them, because many of them are already looking at you.<p>1. 6sense<p>This startup helps companies like Cisco and IBM predict sales.<p>2. Botanic.io<p>This company builds an interactive, verbal personality for your code. Yep, if …

Artificial Intelligence

Domino’s unveil 'world’s first' pizza delivery robot

Australian fast-food retailer convert military robot into Domino’s Robotic Unit, which could spell the beginning of the end of the pizza delivery boy<p>Pizza company Domino’s Australia has turned a military robot into a pizza delivery droid.<p>DRU, Domino’s Robotic Unit, a prototype of what Domino’s says …

Robotics

This is what the entire universe looks like in one image

The universe is so vast it's almost impossible to picture what it might look like crammed into one field of view.<p>But musician Pablo Carlos Budassi …

Universe

SpaceX successfully launched its first rocket in 6 months

The rocket ferryied 11 satellites into orbit for the telecommunications company Orbcomm Inc.<p>A few seconds after lift off, SpaceX announced that its Falcon 9 had cleared the towers, marking a successful launch.<p>Within the next 31 minutes, the rocket had deployed all 11 satellite into low-earth orbit, …

Space Travel

Elon Musk says tax-free carbon is “the dumbest experiment in history”

We know Elon Musk cares about climate change: He’s spent years building up a car company that offers an alternative to gasoline and diesel vehicles; he’s a massive proponent of battery technology; and he’s chairman of a large solar energy company.<p>Now, he’s taken the stage at the Sorbonne, speaking …

Tesla