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Black Lung Disease Comes Storming Back in Coal Country

Hundreds of cases of advanced black lung disease have been found among miners in Central Appalachia, even as the Trump administration begins to review Obama-era coal dust rules.

Trump Administration

What I Saw Treating the Victims From Parkland Should Change the Debate on Guns

They weren’t the first mass-shooting victims the Florida radiologist saw—but their wounds were radically different.<p>As I opened the CT scan last week to read the next case, I was baffled. The history simply read “gunshot wound.” I have been a radiologist in one of the busiest trauma centers in the …

Guns

Codeverse: An Inside Look at a Startup's Mission to Teach One Billion Children how to Code | Inc.com

It's no secret that one of the most common job openings tech companies have these days is for software developers -- junior, senior, full-stack, front-end or back-end, it doesn't seem to matter; the demand for talented software developers clearly has outpaced the supply. Many believe that part of …

Tech Industry

If You’ve Trained A Dog, You Can Train This AI

Meet the Objectifier, the first neural network that anyone can learn to train in minutes.<p>Machine learning is a black box.<p>Especially for non-programmers, understanding how AI like Google’s Deep Dream works is incredibly difficult. These types of algorithms are already ubiquitous: They can determine …

Machine Learning

A Lap Around Python in Visual Studio 2017

We’re delighted to announce that our rich Python toolchain is fully available in Visual Studio 2017. Installation of Python tools, interpreters, …

AI Will Take Your Job Away? Try to Learn These Programming Languages

For the past 30 years or so, it’s all been about computers. With the introduction of desktop PC’s, to laptops, to iPads, and all the other computing …

The Best Ways to Learn to Code for Free

New skills at no cost.<p>The web and our phones are playing an increasingly vital part in our lives, and that isn't going to stop any time soon. That means we're more and more at the mercy of the people who design and code on these platforms.<p>If you want to be a creator rather than a consumer of apps …

The Five Most In-Demand Coding Languages

There are dozens of coding languages in wide use today, and for aspiring engineers, or anyone who wants to dabble in tech, it can be difficult to know where to start. This week Coding Dojo, a coding school with six locations, released a list of the five most in-demand programming languages. To …

Home Depot

Using Python for Big Data Workloads (Part 1)

In Part 2, we will look at Python for Spark (PySpark), Machine Learning, and deep learning in depth. In this first part, we'll go over the basics, …

25 Examples of A.I. That Will Seem Normal in 2027

From cooking to dating to art.<p>In the last ten years, artificial intelligence has changed the world in subtle but sweeping ways, but it’s got nothing …

Artificial Intelligence

How Artificial Intelligence is revolutionizing human-computer interaction

Since the days of punch cards, the human-computer interaction landscape has undergone great developments. Scientists are constantly trying to find new ways to bridge the gap between man and machine. The effort has led to the invention of keyboards, mice and touch screens, which made computational …

Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft’s Windows Story Remix uses machine learning to make your videos look awesome

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could simply take your videos, photos and music and tell an application to turn those into a nice video presentation? With Windows Story Remix, that’s what Microsoft is trying to attempt. This new application, which will launch with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update …

Software

You no longer need a Mac to code iOS apps on Windows

Developing iOS apps no longer requires access to a Mac, thanks to a new program introduced by Microsoft called Xamarin Live Player.<p>Microsoft unveiled the new tool today at its Build 2017 developer conference. With Xamarin Live Player, developers can deploy iOS apps directly to an iPhone using …

Apps

'Coding Jam' uses musical blocks to teach kids programming concepts

Last year, Osmo expanded its iPad-based children's learning system with a program that teaches kids to code by linking tangible tiles with on-screen commands. Now the company's expanded its platform with <i>Coding Jam</i>, an add-on that assigns musical tones to a new set of blocks, allowing young learners …

Why AI researchers like video games

LAST year Artur Filipowicz, a computer scientist at Princeton University, had a stop-sign problem. Mr Filipowicz is teaching cars how to see and …

Artificial Intelligence

CodeCorrect finds solutions to common errors in your code

Today at the TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon, one hacker came up with a project that might have come in handy for all the other developers in the room. CodeCorrect was presented as a way to fix errors developers run into while they’re writing code.<p>The project was developed by Pat Needham, a solo …

Stack Overflow

An introduction to Python on Android

There are many reasons that you might want to start Android development. Building an app that will make you rich and change the world is only one motivation; others include learning to code, building tools that you can use yourself or even just having fun and impressing others. Programming is a …

Python Programming

Yes, Python is Slow, and I Don’t Care

A rant on sacrificing performance for productivity.<p>I’m taking a break from my discussion on asyncio in Python to talk about something that has been …

Programming

Top 10 Python IDE for Developers

Python is an easy to learn, powerful programming language. It has efficient high-level data structures and a simple but effective approach to …

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

JavaScript