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Nobody has come up with a use for blockchain..yet

A skeptic’s take on blockchain:<p>Each purported use case — from payments to legal documents, from escrow to voting systems—amounts to a set of …

Recruiting By Chatbot: 4 Ways HR Tech Can Take Us Higher

We are all converging on Las Vegas with heavy hearts for HR Tech. It’s so soon after the horrific festival shooting that the conference’s homepage has a link to Vegas Strong, the national fundraiser for victims and families. It’s gratifying, at least, to see the totals keep rising. We can watch it …

Artificial Intelligence

Explore the Gartner Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2018

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is often associated with sorting data–and occasionally a sci-fi fantasy robot scenario–but healthcare leaders are hoping to use machine learning to better identify and treat diseases. For example, clinicians hope with the help of machine learning, they will be able to …

Gartner Inc.

Typical JavaScript interview exercises (explained)

Few weeks ago I found on my twitter feed a very interesting blog post: "The Best Frontend JavaScript Interview Questions (written by a Frontend …

6 design questions to ask of intelligent chatbots

Only two years ago it was far from certain if chatbots were anything more than a frivolous brand-building experiment or campaign fodder. Although the …

AI Superstar Andrew Ng Is Democratizing Deep Learning With A New Online Course

The founder of Google Brain and former head of Baidu’s AI efforts wants to train a giant new workforce to help make “AI the new electricity.”<p>Artificial intelligence could be as important to transforming the economy as electricity was 100 years ago. But for that to happen, the world will need a huge …

Pro.com raises $10M funding round to expand its home improvement service to more cities

Pro.com started out as a marketplace that wanted to connect homeowners with home improvement and renovation professionals. Today, however, the company is a tech-centric general contractor with licenses in Washington state and California — and it’s also probably one of the best-funded general …

How I Built a Fully Functional Deep Learning Neural Network Chatbot Platform (NLU Engine) In Under…

For the last year or so I have been working on a number of Artificial Intelligence programs, covering computer vision and natural linguistics among …

Machine Learning

Messenger Webview Elements

Most of the chatbot developer lacked Html/Css elements in a web view thats suites to the messenger app and desktop version. Here am introducing an …

Creating a structured, hot-reloadable GraphQL API with Express.js,

<i>GraphQL is a new way of building APIs through a strongly typed query language. Released by Facebook in 2015, GraphQL is quickly gaining traction and</i> …

JavaScript

ObEN raises $5M from Tencent to create AI celebrities for AR

The worlds of VR and AR may deeply change how we interact with computers but it may also change how we follow celebrities as well.<p>ObEN, which uses artificial intelligence-powered tools to create avatars that look and sound like the real deal, announced today that it has raised $5 million in …

A New Age of Intelligent Conversational Interfaces

Two trends are driving massive changes in the technology industry today: First, the rise of conversational mediums such as messaging platforms like …

Chatbots

From 50s Perceptrons To The Freaky Stuff We’re Doing Today

Things have gotten freaky. A few years ago, Google showed us that neural networks’ dreams are the stuff of nightmares, but more recently we’ve seen …

A developer’s guide to interviewing

Side note: We cover this topic and many others in our weekly developer advice podcast Soft Skills Engineering. Subscribe!<p>Questions for Software …

15 venture capital funds to know if you’re working on a machine intelligence startup

1/15<p>AME Cloud Ventures<p>With a strong thesis around data, AME Cloud Ventures has put sizable checks into machine intelligence companies for years. The team is young, lean and willing to make bets early.<p><b>A few key investments:</b> CrowdAI, FiscalNote, Ozlo, Osaro, Citrine<p><b>People to know:</b> Nick Adams<p>2/15<p>Accel …

Venture Capital

So what’s this GraphQL thing I keep hearing about?

One more JavaScript library?! Just use jQuery already!<p>Hmm, maybe I <b>should</b> check out this new library I keep hearing about…<p>Help! I need to learn this …

Tutorial: GraphQL Mutations with React – Apollo GraphQL

How to modify data on the server and keep the client in sync<p>In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to use a simple mutation to modify data on the server …

JavaScript

10 Best Practices for Writing Node.js REST APIs

<b>In this article we cover best practices for writing Node.js REST APIs</b>, including topics like naming your routes, authentication, black-box testing & …

JavaScript

The Fourth Industrial Revolution: A Primer On Artificial Intelligence (AI)

This Post is by David Kelnar, Investment Director & HeadThe post The Fourth Industrial Revolution: A Primer On Artificial Intelligence (AI) appeared …

Machine Learning

React AJAX Best Practices

When you start asking about AJAX and React, the first thing the experts will tell you is that React is a <i>view library</i> and React has no networking/AJAX …

JavaScript

An Introduction to Machine Learning with Python

For the mind does not require filling like a bottle, but rather, like wood, it only requires kindling to create in it an impulse to think …

Machine Learning

DisneyLife aims to be Disney's all-in-one streaming platform

Gallery: DisneyLife aims to be Disney's all-in-one streaming platform<p>Gallery: DisneyLife aims to be Disney's all-in-one streaming platform<p>+ 3<p>+ 2<p>+ 1<p>As …

Hello, SILVIA: Are You the Future of A.I.?

PCMag met with the team behind SILVIA, a patented artificial intelligence platform.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Learning How To Code Neural Networks – Learning New Stuff – Medium

This is the second post in a series of me trying to learn something new over a short period of time. The first time consisted of learning how to do …

Deep Learning

PSA: Google’s ‘Ubiquity’ Internet of Things dev summit will take place in January

The Internet of Things will become an increasingly big deal as all consumer technology becomes connected to the web, and by extension one another. Google has several technologies including Brillo and Weave that take advantage of this ubiquitous computing trend. Announced at Google I/O earlier this …

Internet of Things

Angular 2 Application Architecture – Building Flux Apps with Redux and Immutable.js

In this post we will explore how to design an Angular 2 application according to the Flux architecture, by using the Redux and Immutable.js …

JavaScript

Guest Post (Part I): Demystifying Deep Reinforcement Learning - Intel AI

Two years ago, a small company in London called DeepMind uploaded their pioneering paper “Playing Atari with Deep Reinforcement Learning” to Arxiv. …

Deep Learning

What is Deep (Machine) Learning?

I’d like to start this one with a quote:<p>“Every time I fire a linguist, the performance of the speech recognizer goes up”. Frederick Jelinek IBM<p>The …

The Languages And Frameworks You Should Learn In 2016

A lot happened in the software development world in 2015. There were new releases of popular programming languages, new versions of important …

JavaScript