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Watch all the coolest video game speedruns at Smash The Record 2016

There's no better pairing than speedrunning through video games and donating to charity.<p>Smash The Record 2016 is hosting a charity speedrunning …

UI design books you should read

UI design is all about problem-solving. The result is an interface that’s simple, beautiful and easy to use. I’ve read quite a few UI design books …

UI Design

Applying Divine Proportion To Your Web Designs

As Mark Boulton states in his article <i>Design and the Divine Proportion</i>, “one of the key components in the vehicle of communication is composition, and …

Code.gov is the US government's open-source software hub

Back in August, the Obama Administration announced a new policy that requires 20 percent of the federal government's software projects be open source. To make all of that material easily accessible, there's now a place for you to view all of the code. Code.gov is the web-based hub for the …

The Latest Web Design Trends That Are Here To Stay

Web designs are becoming less subjective and more functional. Here are a few examples worth noticing.<p>Just like fashion, web design has fads that come and go and it can be difficult to spot which ones will stick past next quarter. Following the latest fad may be keep you on top for the moment, but …

Donald Trump company’s server was connected to Russian bank: Report

The FBI has reportedly known about Trump’s connection to Russian financial institution since the summer<p>More evidence is piling up linking Donald Trump to the Russian government, including the discovery of a secret server that existed solely to connect the Trump Organization to a powerful Russian …

Machine Learning Examples That Will Amaze You

When Bill McDermott, CEO of <b>SAP</b>, the world’s largest business software provider, believes the next five to 10 years will be far more disruptive than the five to 10 we just lived through, it’s time to sit up and pay attention.<p>The culprits behind this oncoming wave of disruption? <b>Machine Learning</b>, …

Machine Learning

Tech companies are trying to fight unconscious bias in hiring by making job candidates fight coding bots

A startup in Silicon Valley is challenging conventional hiring practices in the white, male-dominated world of tech by giving coders a platform to be tested on their raw talent.<p>San Francisco-based CodeFights offers a gamified coding platform for job-seeking programmers to reach recruiters by …

Employment

Boosting levels of antioxidant may help resist age-related decline

The chemical structure of glutathione, an antioxidant that may help resist the toxins that are an underlying cause of aging. (credit: Oregon State …

National Science Foundation

Donald Trump Is Visited by Three Spirits

Three spirits appeared before Donald Trump in his Manhattan penthouse, hoping to show the Presidential candidate the error of his ways before it was too late. The first was the Spirit of Election Day Past, who took the form of an elderly man with a white robe draped over his skeletal frame. He took …

New York State

How to apply natural language processing in the enterprise

It’s no secret that artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly transitioning out of R&D labs and into the mainstream market for enterprise applications.<p>Leaders in the computer vision space, such as those developing autonomous cars, have continually made headlines as the new technology breaks ground. …

Natural Language Processing

5 Ways Web Designers Can Create Amazing Websites

All masters in their domain have secrets they might not be willing to reveal, but their products and practices can speak for themselves and offer …

Heart Attack - Symptoms, Prevention, and More

A heart attack (or myocardial infarction) is a very serious condition in which a portion of the heart muscle dies, usually because its blood supply …

Medical Research

3 Best Command Line Tool for Network Bandwidth Monitoring

<b>A quick look at three best tools for network bandwidth monitoring in Ubuntu, Linux.</b><p>These tools need the network interface name as argument in the …

Linux

Soon, fixing your robot will be as easy as fixing your car

Open-source hardware could democratize the future of robots.<p>The Robot Operating System, better known as ROS, is an open-source operating system for robots. NASA uses it. Surgical robots are programmed with it. Industrial robots, like the kinds used to manufacture cars, rely on it.<p>Before ROS was …

John Oliver blasts pharma’s role in U.S. opioid epidemic: “This is happening everywhere”

“Some towns have been devastated,” Oliver warned<p>Brendan Gauthier<p>October 24, 2016 11:51am (UTC)<p>"Last Week Tonight" host John Oliver on Sunday devoted his main segment to America's wide-reaching opioid epidemic.<p>"As of 2015, an estimated 2.6 million Americans were addicted to" opioids, Oliver noted, …

John Oliver

Nvidia sees government as its next A.I. goldmine

Nvidia, a publicly traded company that makes graphics processing units (GPUs), has been focusing its business more and more completely on artificial intelligence (A.I.) after having managed to sell considerable quantities of GPUs for that type of computing work to big companies like Facebook and …

Deep Learning

100+ Best Web Design Tools of 2018

Web Design Tools<p>Featured<p>Logo Design<p>Designevo (Free)<p>Create awesome looking logos with ease<p>Random generation of logos for your company<p>Logo Makr …

Researchers Discover Key to Maintaining Muscle Strength While We Age

What causes us to lose muscle strength as we age and how exercise can prevent it from happening has never been thoroughly understood, but McMaster …

15 Data Scientist Jobs That Pay $100K Or More

• The average base salary for Data Scientists is $117K per year, ranging from $89.2K to $242K.<br>• Based on recent job postings for Data Scientists, 65% need to know Python, 53% need to have R programming skills, 50% need to know SQL and have machine learning development skills.<br>• Lyft and WalMart are …

Data Science

A “sound bath” provides many of meditation’s benefits, without the discipline

The benefits of meditation—increased focus and clarity, decreased anxiety, and a heightened capacity for empathy among them—hold obvious appeal. The thing is, sitting still with one’s thoughts, let alone transcending them, is actually really hard. Therein lies the appeal of one of the latest waves …

Meditation

'The Simpsons' celebrates 600th episode with virtual reality short

Not everyone is convinced that virtual reality is the future, but at least one beloved institution, <i>The Simpsons</i>, has hopped onto the VR train.<p>In …

Diamonds aren’t forever: Sandia, Harvard team create first quantum computer bridge

By forcefully embedding two silicon atoms in a diamond matrix, Sandia researchers have demonstrated for the first time on a single chip all the …

Complete Guide to Google Analytics Hourly Reports | Online Metrics

<i>Segmentation is the key to make your data really powerful. Digging into hourly behavioral stats can turn a pile of data into awesome insights. This</i> …

Video game that trains you to become a better coder

Coding becomes easier playing this video game<p>4 Shares<p>Understanding machine language is the most popular language of the 21st century. In other words, …

Archaeologists unearth huge Neolithic ‘Stonehenge’

Another ‘Stone Henge’ even bigger than the world famous heritage site and dating back nearly 5,500 years has been discovered by archaeologists.<p>First …

Bruce Springsteen Calls Donald Trump a ‘Moron,’ Considers Campaigning for Hillary Clinton

Bruce Springsteen told Rolling Stone that he thinks Donald Trump is a “moron” and that Hillary Clinton would be “a very, very good president.” “Well, …