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A small team of student AI coders beats Google’s machine-learning code - MIT Technology Review

Students from Fast.ai, a small organization that runs free machine-learning courses online, just created an AI algorithm that outperforms code from …

Machine Learning

Looking to compare all different types of automation? Now you can

Organizations must vet and compare different types of automation based on business needs, but there was no way to do this -- until now. Forrester's …

Human Geography

Rethinking the way you build software with serverless

The way software is built is constantly changing to meet the ongoing pressure of getting to the market faster and keeping up with the competition. …

Cloud Computing

Driver safety is 'all talk' with this AI real-time road coach

With so much info coming at you while you're on the road, <i>another</i> device seems like the last thing that would help.<p>But San Diego-based startup …

Ridesharing

It's Official: Open Plan Offices Are Now the Dumbest Management Fad of All Time

A new study from Harvard reveals that open plan offices decrease rather than increase face-to-face collaboration.<p>Over the decades, a lot of really stupid management fads have come and gone, including:<p><i>Six Sigma,</i> where employees wear different colored belts (like in karate) to show they've been …

Work from Home

Optimally Configuring Entity Framework Core

Lets talk about configuring your Entity Framework Core DbContext for a moment. There are several options you might want to consider turning on. This …

Want to Live Longer? Science Says Drink More Coffee (Even This Insane Amount)

Yet another study says that even more coffee will help you live longer and fight off cancer.<p>I hope you're reading this while drinking a cup of coffee. Maybe even your second or third cup.<p>That's because a massive new British study, examining the coffee habits and longevity of nearly 500,000 adults, …

Microsoft is deploying what could become one of the biggest enterprise blockchains

Even as blockchain mania is in some cases being replaced by blockchain skepticism, projects using the distributed ledger technology are still being rolled out. One of the latest is a partnership between consulting firm EY and technology giant Microsoft.<p>The companies say the network, initially to be …

Blockchain

Google’s Machine Learning (AI) Crash Course

Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning, as it’s better known as, is something that has garnered my interest over recent years. I even used the …

Microsoft making progress on quantum computer ‘every day’

<b>Microsoft</b> is “all-in” on building a quantum computer and is making advancements “every day”, according to one of the company’s top experts on the …

Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates

You're reading Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Teach Your Kid Machine Learning With These Free Lessons

You probably use machine-learning systems every day without even knowing it. The technology gives us spam filters, our Facebook News Feeds, digital …

How math teacher turned model Pietro Boselli gets his ultra-toned body

VOGUE HOMMES GROOMING<p>Three years ago, students shared photos of their university math teacher, Pietro Boselli, and quickly discovered that he was …

Google publishes Material Design writing guidelines

Material Design isn't just about shapes and color palettes. Google has published a page with writing guidelines for developers, meant to keep things …

Bill Gates Gave Some Brilliant Management Advice on Hiring the Best People. Here It Is in 2 Sentences

Traditional brick-and-mortar companies will cringe, but the research doesn't lie. And Bill Gates agrees.<p>Traditional brick-and-mortar companies prefer everyone "in the office," where people can work together, bounce from meeting to meeting, and slog in <i>Dilbert</i>-style cubicles.<p>While there's nothing …

The Workplace

30+ Real Examples Of Blockchain Technology In Practice

While Bitcoin and cryptocurrency may have been the first widely known uses of blockchain technology, today, it’s far from the only one. In fact, blockchain is revolutionizing most every industry. Here are just a few of the practical examples of blockchain technology.<p><b>Entertainment</b><p>‌KickCity—Platform …

Blockchain

Exclusive: Material Theming Is Google’s Ambitious New Design Tool

Google is evolving its landmark Material Design philosophy–and making it easier for everyone to use.<p>Today at Google I/O, the company revealed a major overhaul of its Material Design language with a new tool called Material Theming.<p>Material Theming, on the most basic level, is a plugin for the …

New smart steering wheels monitor heart rate to target truck driver fatigue

Fourteen-hour days and middle-of-the-night starts are not unusual for Goulburn truck driver Adam Craig.<p>Long and erratic shifts aside, he loves his …

What is relativity? Einstein's mind-bending theory explained

How our ideas about space and time changed forever.<p>When the theory of relativity appeared in the early 1900s, it upended centuries of science and gave physicists a new understanding of space and time. Isaac Newton saw space and time as fixed, but in the new picture provided by special relativity …

Physics

UI/UX & Interaction Design: Amazon Alexa App Concept

On ABDZ, it's rarely a case where we will feature a project that shares some of the thinking behind the design. We mostly see beautiful UI but most …

The Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide to JavaScript Geolocation Tracking

Combining the Google Maps JavaScript API and PubNub for realtime tracking of device location (with the bells and whistles)<p>Brought to you by …

C# language best practices

Introduction<p>Some people use underscore with private variables and some peoples use camel case with private variables. Another issue he knows that why …

Example-Orders

A sample GraphQL order management endpoint using GraphQL for .NET. This is a more advanced version of the example I used in my course API Development …

Python Plotting With Matplotlib (Guide)

A picture says a thousand words, and with Python’s <b>matplotlib</b> library, it fortunately takes far less than a thousand words of code to create a …

Python Programming

Dashboard Design User Experience Guidelines

Systems are becoming more integrated and able to relay back qualitative, and more often quantitative, data at various degrees of frequency and …

Data Visualization

Google launches Flutter beta, a mobile UI framework for building native Android and iOS apps

At Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona today, Google launched the first beta release of Flutter, the company’s open-source mobile UI framework that helps developers build native interfaces for Android and iOS. The library is designed to combine the performance and platform integrations of …

Apps

Big Data And AI: 30 Amazing (And Free) Public Data Sources For 2018

Machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchains, predictive analytics – all amazing technologies which have promised to revolutionize business and society.<p>They are useless, however, without data. Fortunately for businesses and organizations which don’t have the resources to methodically …

Machine Learning

Azure Notebooks Invites Users to Try Data Science, Free of Charge

Microsoft Azure Notebooks is part of a growing movement to make learning complex programming concepts easier.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

The 25-Minute Strength Training Workout That Will Make You a Better Runner

Most people think that running just requires...running. You lace up your sneakers, you head out the door, and you start moving your legs. And while …

Workouts

The founder of PayPal uses data to optimize every aspect of his life — and he says being healthier comes down to a single habit

"Be on the bike." That might as well be Max Levchin's fitness mantra.<p>Levchin is a cofounder of PayPal and the CEO of online lending service Affirm. On an episode of Business Insider's podcast, " Success! How I Did It ," Levchin told US editor-in-chief Alyson Shontell about the philosophy behind his …

Will Power