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Mastering Ethereum Blockchain Developer Skills Can Boost Your Career

You’ve probably been hearing about Bitcoin awhile now, but what is this Ethereum? This digital currency was developed by Moscow-native, 23-year-old …

AI is worth learning and not too tricky – if you can get your head around key frameworks

<b>M³</b> Starting with: TensorFlowThe hype around AI promises interesting work and fat paychecks, so no wonder everyone wants in. But the scarcity in …

Machine Learning

RNG (React, Next.js, GraphQL) can slay the MEAN stack

The king valley stack<p>Technologies rise and fall, and in recent years there has been an impressive amount of open-source communities backing libraries …

How to get started with machine learning

Machine learning is still a pipe dream for most organizations, with Gartner estimating that fewer than 15 percent of enterprises successfully get …

Machine Learning

Teaching my kids to be responsible and appreciative, one Popsicle stick at a time.

When I tell people that I work from home, they usually look at me with a hint of envy.<p>Usually. But not during the summer.<p>With four kids at home, there isn’t much working going on in the summer. Between breaking up fights and making grilled cheese and washing endless loads of swim towels, there …

Parenting

The Official White-Tears Quiz: How a Black-Student Protest Terrified and Outraged White People 

Why you should check out ClojureScript

Recently, I sat down and compiled a list of programming features that really make a positive impact on my day-to-day work:<p>- Functional programming<br>- …

Introducing Bonsai: an open source Webpack analyzer

Ryan Albrecht | Pinterest engineer, Growth<p>At Pinterest we know performance is a feature. Countless experiments have shown that when Pinners have a …

Page 1: Middle School Literacy

Why do so many adolescents struggle with content-area reading?<p>Page 1: Middle School Literacy<p>Content-area teachers are often frustrated by the poor …

How artificial intelligence optimizes recruitment

Other assistants are focused on helping out skilled workers find their next job. One example is Yodas, a bot that asks a series of questions, analyzes your skills and brings back job listings along with its own assessment of the employer. For the moment Yodas works for software engineers only, but …

A Stanford researcher’s 15-minute study hack lifts B+ students into the As

Policy makers, tech executives, teachers, and parents are forever trying to find new ways to improve kids’ performance at school. Schools design and redesign curricula, teachers embrace and reject new learning technologies, and parents plot ways to get their kids to study more.<p>One novel solution …

Pedagogy

A School Where Raising the Bar Lifts Hope

SPOKANE, Wash. — Two weeks before graduation last spring, Lori Wyborney, the principal at John R. Rogers High School, and her three assistant principals gathered around a table covered with papers and Popeyes takeout. On a screen facing them was a list of three dozen students who administrators …

How to make your kid good at anything, according to a world expert on peak performance

K. Anders Ericsson has spent 30 years studying people who are exceptional at what they do, and trying to figure out how they got to be so good. His conclusion: in most cases, talent doesn’t matter—practice does.<p>The practice he advocates is not hitting 100,000 golf balls or spending 10,000 hours …

Self-improvement

6 simple ways to keep your kids safe online

The statistics are alarming.<p>One in three children have been a victim of cyber bullying.<p>One in four children have seen porn by the age of …

In a casino in Pittsburgh, an AI program is beating poker champions for the first time

The night before his newest poker competition was set to begin, Carnegie Mellon’s Tuomas Sandholm and his PhD student Noam Brown sat down to play a little No Limit Texas Hold’em against the main competition: the artificial intelligence program they designed called “Libratus.”<p>“I was totally …

Artificial Intelligence

Booking.com Design Concept

booking.com is the one of the most well known websites for travellers, it's a huge company with an amazing team dedicated to bring the best service …

Philosophy can teach children what Google can’t – and Ireland knows it

With jobs being automated and knowledge being devalued, humans need to rediscover flexible thinking. That starts in schools<p>At the controls of driverless cars, on the end of the telephone when you call your bank or favourite retailer: we all know the robots are coming, and in many cases are already …

A New Plugin Reveals Exactly What Facebook Knows About Your Photos

Well this isn't creepy 😳<p>Facebook’s algorithms work in mysterious ways, but a new plugin helps to shed light on one of its lesser known …

10 Two-Minute Videos That Pave the Way to PBL in Your Classroom

Brilliant or InsaneYears ago, I decided to convert my boring traditional middle school classroom into a vibrant, student-centered, project-based …

Education Technology

What makes Bach sound like Bach? New dataset teaches algorithms classical music

MusicNet is a new publicly available dataset from UW researchers that labels each note of 330 classical compositions in ways that can teach machine …

The New Intel: How Nvidia Went From Powering Video Games To Revolutionizing Artificial Intelligence

Nvidia cofounder Chris Malachowsky is eating a sausage omelet and sipping burnt coffee in a Denny’s off the Berryessa overpass in San Jose. It was in this same dingy diner in April 1993 that three young electrical engineers–Malachowsky, Curtis Priem and Nvidia’s current CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang–started …

Computer Science

Google proved that AI can reshape medicine

A doctor’s work isn’t all done in examination rooms. Many specialists spend lots of time alone with the lights out, examining photographs that reveal their patients’ internal workings.<p>That might soon change. A paper by Google published in the Journal of the American Medical Association details an …

Medical Technology

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says Praise Them Like This (but Most Parents Do the Opposite)

Stop praising kids for their innate or God-given abilities, and instead focus on their effort.<p>What if I were to tell you that you could increase the odds that your kids will achieve great success in life--maybe greater success than you've had--simply by making a small change in how you praise them …

Self-improvement

Play this coding game. Score a job in Silicon Valley

It took less than three months for an online coding game to transform James Johnston's life.<p>Johnston, 31, was designing software for orthodontists and living in Chattanooga, Tennessee, when he landed a better-paid software engineering job in Silicon Valley at a major tech startup.<p>The key to this …

Silicon Valley

New to deep learning? Here are 4 easy lessons from Google

Google employs some of the world’s smartest researchers in deep learning and artificial intelligence, so it’s not a bad idea to listen to what they …

Machine Learning

How to Raise an Entrepreneur: 18 Bite-Size Lessons to Teach Your Kids [Infographic]

Want to nurture your child's entrepreneurial spirit to 'make a dent in the universe'? Here's how.<p>For any parent, knowing what to teach your children--in the limited time you've got--is hard.<p>As an entrepreneur, that difficulty only intensifies. All around us are studies that reveal more and more …

Side By Side Snaps Prove That When It Comes To Photos, Angles Are Everything

Celebrity Trainer Jen Widerstrom has a body positive message to share<p>You know those times you open your camera app having forgotten it’s on selfie …

Promote STEM Learning Success With Virtual Reality in Education

It’s time to think more about using virtual reality in education, as educators see in it an opportunity to help bring STEM learning to life for …

Improve Your Design Process With These 4 Deliverables

In an agile process, designers and developers aim to build prototypes and products quicker than ever. Long gone are the days of meticulously …

UX Design

The Way We Learn Today Is Just Wrong

The way we learn today is just wrong.<p>Learning needs to be less like memorization, and more like… Angry Birds.<p>Half of school dropouts name boredom as …