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How An Entirely Fake Restaurant Became London's Hottest Reservation

A London-based writer has illustrated how easy it is to manipulate review sites like TripAdvisor, by pushing an entirely nonexistent restaurant to …

Review: Circle Pay, the cheapest way to send money between countries

Anyone who has ever sent or received payments between countries will know that the process is either expensive, complex or both.<p>PayPal, for example, is a really simple way to send money to someone, and it takes care of the currency conversion – but at a really terrible rate. Direct bank-to-bank …

New Balance

Ask the Headhunter: How to make an employer raise your job offer

<b>Nick Corcodilos</b> started headhunting in Silicon Valley in 1979, and has answered over 30,000 questions from the <b>Ask The Headhunter</b> community over the …

Employment

Adobe and Berkeley's new smart editing tool will blow your mind

Over the years, Adobe’s excellent software has firmly established the company as one of the most influential sources of innovation in image manipulation and it seems the Photoshop-maker intends to keep things this way.<p>The company has partnered up with researchers from the University of Berkeley to …

Handbags

Google releases massive visual databases for machine learning

It seems like we hear about a new breakthrough using machine learning nearly every day, but it's not easy. In order to fine-tune algorithms that recognize and predict patterns in data, you need to feed them massive amounts of already-tagged information to test and learn from. For researchers, …

Turkey coup attempt raises fears over safety of US nuclear stockpile

The attempted coup in Turkey on Friday and the subsequent closure of the Incirlik airbase in the south of the country have raised fresh questions about the wisdom of the US stationing the biggest stockpile of nuclear weapons in Europe at such a vulnerable site.<p>Even before the abortive putsch, the …

Foreign Policy

Bang & Olufsen's H6 are my new benchmark for portable headphones

<i>The best</i>. The ultimate superlative is one of those dicey things that tech reviewers shouldn't play around with, owing to how different everyone's needs and preferences are, but I'm sorely tempted to use it about Bang & Olufsen's updated Beoplay H6 ($299, sold under the B&O Play sub-brand) …

The Perfect Milk Machine: How Big Data Transformed the Dairy Industry

<i>Dairy scientists are the Gregor Mendels of the genomics age, developing new methods for understanding the link between genes and living things, all while quadrupling the average cow's milk production since your parents were born.</i><p>While there are more than 8 million Holstein dairy cows in the United …

How Open Data Is Changing Chicago: A Q&A with Chicago’s chief data officer about the power of big data.

U.S. cities collect data on everything from reported potholes to bus ridership to municipal workers’ salaries. With all this info at their …

Big Data

Using Microsoft R Server on a single machine for experiments with 600 million taxi rides.

by Dmitry Pechyoni, Microsoft Data Scientist<p>The New York City taxi dataset is one of the largest publicly available datasets. It has about 1.1 …

Can You Teach AI To Design? Wix Thinks So

“It’s trying to take the brain of a designer and make it into a machine,” says Nitzan Achsaf, the head of Wix Advanced Design Intelligence.<p>There are myriad services that make designing a website very easy, like Squarespace, Adobe Portfolio, and Google’s Material Design Lite. But Wix, the website …

Enjoy encrypted internet with 80% off CyberGhost VPN

Only VPN users know the peace of mind that comes with establishing an encrypted, secure internet connection, immune to hackers, prying eyes, and data caps.<p>In today’s hacker-heavy world, an unsecured Wi-Fi connection is essentially an open invitation for malicious meddlers to steal your sensitive …

One of the Most Convincing Climate Change Visualizations We've Ever Seen

But we had so much snow this winter! But it’s only a couple degrees! But the temperature in my hometown feels fine! We’ve heard it all from climate …

We're about to see a mind-blowing demographic shift unprecedented in human history

The world is about to see a mind-blowing demographic situation that will be a first in human history: There are about to be more elderly people than young children.<p>For some time now, demographers and economists have observed that the proportion of elderly adults around the world is rising, while …

This map tells us a lot about the wealth, geopolitical influence, and natural resources of the Middle East

If we could only show you one map to explain the economy of the Middle East, it would be this one.<p>In one fell swoop, the map below tells us a lot about the wealth, geopolitical influence, and natural resources of the region as well as parts of Central Asia. Many intricacies are also evident as …

Here’s how China managed to lose $500 billion in reserves in one year

China lost $500 billion in foreign-exchange reserves in 2015.<p>$500 billion!<p>If that sounds like a lot of money to you (it is!), here is a helpful explainer from Macquarie Research on how that money left the country.<p><b>Chinese pay down foreign debt:</b> This was the main driver and accounted for one-third of …

HR Analytics: How Should Big Data Be Used in the Workplace?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Internet mayhem broke out last month when the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> published a report on how employers are using outside firms to predict health risks in their employees. Journalists and employees alike expressed their concerns about the …

Estonya E-Vatandaşlığı Nedir?

**Edit: Sorularınız için bu gruba üye olabilirsiniz**<p>Nasıl E-Vatandaş olunur? Türkiye’den nasıl Avrupa Birliğinde şirket Kurulur?<p>Eğer dijital bir iş …

What Are Trees Worth to Cities?

Meet the U.S. Forest Service scientist putting a dollar value on urban forests.<p>David Nowak whittles down 30 years of studying the economic value of forests to this advice: If you can only plant one tree, plant it in a city.<p>After all, in an era of overwhelming need for urban infrastructure …

Ecology

Megacities, not nations, are the world’s dominant, enduring social structures

Cities are mankind’s most enduring and stable mode of social organization, outlasting all empires and nations over which they have presided. Today cities have become the world’s dominant demographic and economic clusters.<p>As the sociologist Christopher Chase-Dunn has pointed out, it is not …

Urbanization

How An MIT Data Viz Guru Is Exposing Cryptic Government Data

Data USA proves that census data can be beautiful, while simultaneously pulling it out of Google’s blind spot: the deep web.<p>The U.S. government has access to the kind of data that makes guys like Cesar Hidalgo drool. The director of MIT Media Lab’s MacroConnections Group, Hidalgo’s passion is …

Spotify has a clever plan to make more money from 'superfans'

The session was set up by Spotify, but it wasn't part of a traditional contest or lottery. The set-up was part of a larger plan Spotify has to help artists use data to identify their most passionate fans. And this push has big implications for the future of making money as a musician, Spotify's Jim …

Netflix says Geography, Age, and Gender Are 'Garbage' for Predicting Taste

Netflix (nflx) rolled out to 130 new countries earlier this year, and you might expect that it began carefully tailoring its offerings for each of …

Ray Wang: What Digital Transformation Means for HR

The digital era has created a peer-to-peer economy, forcing organizations to re-think business operations from the ground up. As Ray Wang, CEO of …

Innovation

Accenture Strategy

Closing the gap between promise and performance<p>Read how AI can improve productivity and drive efficiencies.<p>Retailers need to investigate alternative …

Innovation

Would you bet against sex robots? AI 'could leave half of world unemployed'

Scientist Moshe Vardi tells colleagues that change could come within 30 years, with few professions immune to effect of advanced artificial intelligence<p>‘Public alienation undermines scientific efforts to improve lives’ ‘Rogue scientists’ could exploit gene editing technology, experts warn<p>Machines …

Artificial Intelligence

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Software To Predict Exactly What Happens When You Edit A Gene

Sifting through the tangled genetic web of precision medicine<p>Genetics researchers are really excited about CRISPR/Cas9, an enzyme that has made it easier than ever for scientists to target a particular strand of DNA, snip part of it out, and replace it. And though its use in humans is still in its …

Genetics