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How to tell if your iPhone battery needs replacing

Apple is now offering to swap the battery in older iPhone's for $29, but will having this done speed up your device?<p><i>Video: How to check if your</i> …

Mobile Technology

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

Top 10 Data Mining Algorithms, Explained

A data mining definition<br>Once you know what they are, how they work, what they do and where you can find them, my hope is you’ll have this blog post …

Thorough Introduction to Apache Kafka™

Introduction<p>Kafka is a word that gets heard a lot nowadays… A lot of leading digital companies seem to use it as well. But what is it actually?<p>Kafka …

Understanding Hinton’s Capsule Networks. Part III: Dynamic Routing Between Capsules.

Part of Understanding Hinton’s Capsule Networks Series:<p>Part I: Intuition<br>Part II: How Capsules Work<br>Part III: Dynamic Routing Between Capsules (you are …

Set up TensorFlow with Docker + GPU in Minutes

Along with Jupyter and OpenCV<b>Docker is the best platform to easily install Tensorflow with a GPU</b>. This tutorial aims demonstrate this and test it on …

Customer Analytics: Using Deep Learning With Keras To Predict Customer Churn

<b>Customer churn is a problem that all companies need to monitor, especially those that depend on subscription-based revenue streams</b>. The simple fact …

Getting Started with TensorFlow: A Machine Learning Tutorial

TensorFlow is more than just a machine intelligence framework. It is packed with features and tools that make developing and debugging machine …

Deep Learning

Image Classification using CNNs in Keras

In this tutorial, we will learn the basics of Convolutional Neural Networks ( CNNs ) and how to use them for an Image Classification task. We will …

Model-based Reinforcement Learning with Neural Network Dynamics

Anusha Nagabandi, Gregory Kahn Nov 30, 2017<p><i>Fig 1. A learned neural network dynamics model enables a hexapod robot to learn to run and follow desired</i> …

Evidence mounts that laptops are terrible for students at lectures

Time to reconsider the notebook and pen<p>Do you use a laptop or tablet to take notes during school lectures or meetings? If so, you might want to reconsider pen and paper; there’s increasing evidence that using laptops during lectures decreases learning, which can result in lower grades, reports <i>The</i> …

How Google is powering the world's AI

After helping to define the modern internet era with Search and Android, Google is already at the forefront of the next wave in computing research and development: AI. Many consider artificial intelligence and neural network computers to be the next step in computing, enabling new use cases and …

Machine Learning

Linux creator Linus Torvalds: This is what drives me nuts about IT security

Torvalds explains why he gets angry with security people.<p>Developers are often accused of not thinking about security, but Linux kernel founder Linus …

Linux

Using Machine Learning to Predict the Weather: Part 2

This article is a continuation of the prior article in a three part series on using Machine Learning in Python to predict weather temperatures for …

Understanding deep Convolutional Neural Networks with a practical use-case in Tensorflow and Keras

Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs) are nowadays the standard go-to technology when it comes to analyzing image data. These are special neural …

Software 2.0

I sometimes see people refer to neural networks as just “another tool in your machine learning toolbox”. They have some pros and cons, they work here …

Machine Learning

AI pioneer Chris Boos talks about the future of machine learning

This week on Technotopia I talk to Chris Boos, the creator of a bot that can play FreeCiv, a Civilization clone. His solution demonstrates the power of machine learning and, wildly, has beaten multiple humans at the game.<p>Boos’ company, Arago, specializes in building tools that build themselves. …

Everyone Wants to Run an AI Company - MIT Technology Review

As machine learning and AI become ever more powerful and useful, companies are scrambling to hire chief AI officers and to train their staffs to use …

Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence: Crash Course Computer Science #34

So we've talked a lot in this series about how computers fetch and display data, but how do they make decisions on this data? From spam filters and …

Artificial Intelligence

Installing OpenVPN on AWS

OpenVPN is open source software that implements VPN and is used for creating peer-to-peer connections. OpenVPN is more than 16 years old — the first …

We've finally created an AI network that's been decades in the making

A New Network<p>Despite all of the arguably worthwhile hype over artificial intelligence (AI) and artificial neural networks, current systems require …

30-minute Python Web Scraper

I’ve been meaning to create a web scraper using Python and Selenium for a while now, but never gotten around to it. A few nights ago, I decided to …

OpenLiberty.io: Java EE Microservices Done Right

<i>The sample application built as a part of this article can be found on GitHub</i>.It's the year 2017 and we’re all building microservices, where shared a …