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Google's new browser experiment lets you learn about basic AI

Just how does machine learning work? You’ve probably read a primer or two on the subject, but often the best way to understand a thing is to try it out for yourself. With that in mind, check out this little in-browser experiment from Google named Teachable Machine. It’s a perfect two-minute summary …

How to Create a Luxurious, Modern Outdoor Space

Whether it’s large or small, you’ll want your al fresco space to match the interior, and feel Zen, too<p><i>Each week Mansion Global tackles an interior</i> …

How to dispute a credit card charge

If you see an error on your credit card bill, chances are it’s just a mistake. Cases of fraud—when someone steals your card number and makes …

The fastest growing job requirement for freelancers barely existed a year ago

Virtual reality, which has moved from science fiction to product with breathtaking speed, is now among the most sought-after abilities among freelancers<p>It tops other tech skills on a list of the fastest growing skills in the last year compiled by Upwork, a job site that matches freelancers with …

Employment

React Native Tutorial: Building iOS and Android Apps with JavaScript

React Native Tutorial: Build native iOS applications with JavaScript.<i>Update note:</i> This tutorial has been updated to React Native 0.46, Xcode 9, and …

Learn to code for under $30

Don’t wait any longer to take control of a programming career. Learn coding from the pros with the Interactive Web Developer Bootcamp.<p>Containing over …

Programming

Elegant and Minimalist Web Design Ideas

I am always trying to redesign or improve Abduzeedo's web design. At least once a year it becomes reality but that doesn't mean I just tried one …

3 Low-Cost Businesses You Can Start Right Now

Yes, entrepreneurship on a budget exists.<p>Is your entrepreneurial bug starting to grow? There's good news and bad news. Starting with the bad, if left untreated, that 'bug' has unquenchable symptoms -- meaning, you'll always have an insatiable appetite to start that dream business. But, when …

Small Business

6 Marketing Strategies to Make Your Startup a Raging Success

The vast majority of new companies fail over the long haul.I’m not trying to bum you out or anything.But you need to know what you’re up against.One …

10 best Android apps for artists

Being an artist is both fun and difficult. It’s fun because you get to create the things you’re passionate about. It can be difficult because you’re either struggling or rich. However, we live in the 21st century and technology can make life easier. In some cases, you can even create art on your …

Apps

Watch this developer build a Facebook Messenger app for Windows in 3 minutes

Facebook launched a standalone Facebook Messenger app for the web yesterday at messenger.com. Today, app developer Elmer Morales decided to wrap that web app into a dedicated Windows app — and show the world how he did it.<p>All Morales had to do was create a wrapper for the web app — Facebook had …

The ultimate guide to Android photography

For many people, the camera is one of the deciding factors when buying a new phone. Some phones have better cameras than others, but chances are the …

​Unlock the secret Spock emoji in iOS 8.3

Copy the emoji from this tweet on your iPhone or iPad. This can be done with a long press on the icon and selecting <b>Copy</b>.<p>Note that it won't be visible to those on a Windows or Android device.<p>Head over to the <b>Settings</b> menu on your device.<p>Click <b>General</b>, followed by <b>Keyboards</b>, and select <b>Shortcuts</b>.<p>Tap the <b>+</b> …

60 FPS and amazing effects by rendering HTML/CSS in WebGL, framework agnostic

HTML GL solves "the slow DOM problem" by creating WebGL representations of DOM elements and hiding actual DOM after. This speeds up HTML/CSS …

Web Development

I made an NES emulator. Here’s what I learned about the original Nintendo.

I recently created my own NES emulator. I did it mostly for fun and to learn about how the NES worked. I learned some interesting things, so I wrote …

The Senate's own Batman actor gets nod from Ben Affleck during testimony

Ben Affleck may have been testifying before congress, but that doesn't mean he can't take the time to recognize a fellow Batman franchise actor in Vermont senator Patrick Leahy.<p>"I would be remiss not to recognize my co-star in <i>Batman</i>," he said during the hearing. "Your role was marginally smaller …

Masi Oka will reprise the role of Hiro for the Heroes reboot

After an absence of five years, <i>Heroes</i> is coming back to television with <i>Heroes Reborn</i>, and Masi Oka is now the second returning cast member to join the production. Oka played fan-favorite Hiro Nakamura in the 2006 series, a nerdy, young Japanese man who discovers that he has the innate ability to …

Manga

We're about to get the Transformers movie universe no one asked for

Hi, thanks for coming. Why don't you take a seat?<p>I know I called you here on short notice, but there's something you're going to hear about soon, and I thought it would be best if you heard it from me: there's going to be more <i>Transformers</i> movies.<p>Transformers ∞<p>No, not just one more or two more. Not …

I'm the creepy guy wearing a VR headset on your plane (and it's great)

We're going to have to get used to seeing people using virtual reality devices in public as the technology edges closer to the mainstream, but being one of the first people to use the technology around others can be a little bit uncomfortable.<p>During a recent flight to Iceland to cover CCP's Fanfest …

Create apps for your quadcopter with 3D Robotics' free 'DroneKit' software

3D Robotics develops the open source software that powers a lot of home brew UAVs. Today it's introducing a new tool to the public: DroneKit, software that allows anyone to create apps for, well, drones! DroneKit works with any craft that uses 3DR's "APM" autopilot (a small device you add to your …

This router hack is injecting ads and porn into random websites

A new strain of malware is using routers to inject ads and pornography into websites, according to a report from Ara Labs. Once a router is compromised, the malware will load third-party content onto almost any website visited by the user. The attack alternates between loading ads and directly …

Someone is attacking government websites, and a new anonymous hacking group is taking credit

Last Monday the central internet portal controlling all of Maine's government websites went down for about three hours, due to a series of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks. On Tuesday Maine.gov went down again, this time only for two hours.<p>A hacking group called Vikingdom2015 took …

President Obama launches new training program for tech jobs

America is suffering from a lack of tech-savvy workers, and that's one of the reasons that wages are stagnant. It's enough of an issue that President Obama is launching TechHire, a program designed to get citizens into well-paid jobs in the technology sector. In short, the scheme is a way to …