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Microsoft and Facebook's open AI ecosystem gains more support

Artificial intelligence has helped jump start everything from self-driving cars to soft robotics. As if that wasn't enough, it's also tearing down language barriers to bring the world closer together. But, at the same time, machine learning is dealing with its own, self-constructed walls. Last …

Why You Should Never Go on the Internet Without a VPN, and How You Can Get One

<i>Futurism only supports companies that we trust. Disconnect is one of those companies. We may collect a share of the sales from the items featured on</i> …

Programmer pay and indent-style: tab-using coders earn less than space-using coders

David Robinson used the data from the 28,657 people who self-selected to take the Stack Overflow survey to investigate the relationship between …

The internet in rich countries will be unrecognizable from the rest of the world’s in five years

The internet is being reshaped by private networks owned by the world’s tech giants: firms like Amazon, Microsoft, Facebook, and Google. The majority of internet traffic already flows over such private networks, called content delivery networks (CDNs), but that proportion is set to increase to over …

North America

Tesla: Model 3 Or Model T?

<b>Introduction</b><p>One of Henry Ford's famous sayings was that you could have the Model T in any color you would like - as long as it was black! Roughly 100 …

Experts Think This Is How Long We Have Before AI Takes All of Our Jobs

All hail our robot overlords.<p>According to a survey of artificial intelligence experts, AI will probably be good enough to take on pretty much most of …

A Beginner’s Guide to Back-End Development

If you’re not a developer or engineer, concepts like front-end vs. back-end development can be challenging to wrap your head around. Pile on all of …

Want a Smart Home? 5 Reasons to Get Started Now—and How

You’ve probably heard the term "smart home" a lot lately. After all, almost half of Americans now own some type of smart home technology, according …

Smart Homes

A woman who left her $500,000-a-year job to work for herself says too many entrepreneurs make a huge mistake before they even start

In a Facebook Live interview, the author of "What If It Does Work Out?" told Business Insider that a side hustle — a business you build and pursue outside of your day job — is the perfect way to dip your toe into entrepreneurship.<p>But do you get started, we asked her, if you don't have an idea?<p>"This …

Entrepreneurship

Deep learning Artificial Intelligence a Boon to the eCommerce Industry

Deep learning is considered highly advantageous for the eCommerce industry because it allows you to get a better understanding of user behavior and …

3 Focus Tips I Learned From Shooting a Sniper Rifle With a Psychologist and a Navy SEAL

Our easily distracted brains are what makes us entrepreneurs. Focus is what makes us successful.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If I had a dollar for every time I was distracted, I wouldn’t be an entrepreneur; I’d be hanging out on Necker Island.<p>I’ve always been a wild …

Entrepreneurship

10 Ideas to Steal from Suburban Gardens

Suburban living holds the same promise now as when the idea was invented in the 1800s. You get clean air, room to breathe, and your own bit of green …

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Drywall is a common material for interior walls and ceilings in buildings and homes. While you can dress the material with a variety of textures and finishes, it is susceptible to dings, dents and scratches and even peeling tape covering the joints. Just painting over an improperly-patched blemish …

OpenAI Just Beat Google DeepMind at Atari With an Algorithm From the 80s

AI research has a long history of repurposing old ideas that have gone out of style. Now researchers at Elon Musk’s open source AI project have …

Machine Learning

Why you need a bird house (or two) in your garden – and which ones to buy

According to the British Trust for Ornithology, natural nesting sites for birds are on the decline across the country. As more people begin to tidy their gardens and repair old buildings, previous nesting sites for birds such as holes in trees and nooks in old buildings are being destroyed.<p>Birds …

Simple, Humane PVC Mousetrap

We’ve covered the clever and easy-to-make humane mouse traps of Chris Notap before. Chris loves engineering these traps. Former <i>Make:</i> editor-in-chief and <i>Boing Boing</i> founder, Mark Frauenfelder has dubbed Chris a “recreational trapper.”<p>For the trap featured in this video, Chris used little more than …

Try Deep Learning in Python now with a fully pre-configured VM

<i>New VM image — updated March 2018!</i><p>I love to write about face recognition, image recognition and all the other cool things you can build with machine …

Saffron Technology: The AI company quietly changing the world

Saffron CEO Gayle Sheppard talks to Alphr about how her AI company has been ticking away since 1999<p>It’s very easy to get lost in the potential of …

Gardening 101: Orchids

Orchids, <i>Orchidaceae:</i> “First Corsage”<p>In a long-ago time when only boys could ask for dates and girls were expected to spend their days waiting for the …

Plants

65% of IT employees not trainable in new technologies, likely to lose jobs, says Capgemini CEO

Srinivas Kandula's remarks came only days after advisory firm McKinsey said in a report that half of India’s IT workforce risked becoming irrelevant …

Emerging Technology

5 Reasons Why I Left Photoshop for Sketch

I’ve been working in Adobe Photoshop for over 10 years as a designer. At Digital Surgeons, all we’ve ever used is Photoshop for web-based or app …

It's the beginning of a new age for artificial intelligence

AI will significantly disrupt the way organizations win, serve, and retain customers... eventually.<p>These days it seems like you can't open a …

Who Knew Watching a Box Get Built Could Be So Satisfying?

This poplar projector box is a work of art, and high craftsmanship.<p>The end result of this video is a gorgeous hinged poplar box that hangs on the wall and holds a projector. But the real joy of the clip is in the journey.<p>Laura Kampf's video walks you through the construction process with no …

5 Ways to Organize a Desk Without Drawers

In a small space, it's hard enough to find room for a desk, let alone a big desk with drawers and tons of storage space. The good news is, you don't …

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Windows 10 Gets a Makeover

Editor’s Picks<p>Read this informatory document to fully understand the benefits of AIOps for the digital t<p>by Moogsoft <b>|</b> June 2018<p>Conversations with …

AT&T launches IoT starter kits for AWS and Raspberry Pi

AT&T announced two new Internet of Things (IoT) starter kits at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in Las Vegas, one for Amazon Web Services (AWS) developers, the other for developers that use Raspberry Pi.<p>It comes six months after the launch of the wireless giant’s first starter kit. The two …

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