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Choosing a JavaScript build tool: to config or not config

Build tools have become a necessary component in the workflow for modern web applications. I have previously covered the basics of what build tools …

Before You Place Your Next Trade, Ask Yourself These 10 Questions

A commercial airline pilot goes through an extensive pre-flight checklist to avoid any problems once that jumbo-jet gets it airborne. Similarly, you …

Trading

AI is now so complex its creators can’t trust why it makes decisions

Artificial intelligence is seeping into every nook and cranny of modern life. AI might tag your friends in photos on Facebook or choose what you see on Instagram, but materials scientists and NASA researchers are also beginning to use the technology for scientific discovery and space …

Nerds rejoice: Google just released its internal tool to collaborate on AI

As if giving the world its AI framework wasn’t enough, Google is now letting others work with a once-internal development tool, Colaboratory.<p>The software works a lot like Google Docs, its document collaboration tool, but with the ability to run code and show that code’s output within the document. …

Google Docs

10 Machine Learning Online Courses For Beginners

This column has been curated from Hackerlist blog<p>The following is a list of, mostly free, machine learning online courses for beginners.<p>1. Machine …

Machine Learning

Why I turned down $500K, Pissed off my investors, and Shut down my startup

I just did what no startup founder is ever supposed to do.<p>I gave up.<p>It wasn’t even one of those glorious “fail fast and fail forward” learning …

‘Coding with Chrome’ app for Chrome OS lets students program in HTML, JavaScript, more

Since they can’t really run typical full-fledged desktop apps, the absence of any real programming IDE for Chromebooks has long been one of many reasons <i>not</i> to buy into Google’s laptop platform. The lack of apps is a problem that is soon to be remedied for many thanks to the addition of the Google …

Apps

The Basics of REST and RESTful API Development

Web developers are frequently talking about <b>REST principles and RESTful data architecture</b>, as it’s a crucial aspect of modern development, but …

Dark Side of UI. Benefits of Dark Background

The aspect of using dark colors and shades in backgrounds of user interfaces still belongs to highly debatable issues. No wonder it’s so actual: …

Watermelon on the grill? It makes a great dessert

Sometimes, the grill can improve everything, even fruit. If you've never tried grilled watermelon, it's pretty amazing. Cut thick wedges from a watermelon (go with seedless), brush them with a little olive oil and grill the wedges until lightly toasted with defined grill marks on each side. The …

Recipes

All You Need to Make Barbecue Sauce Is This Formula

Cheaper, tastier, better: It's time to learn how to make homemade barbecue sauce.<p>A good sauce can save your backyard barbecue from charred yard bird to chicken wings so good, you could charge for 'em. The problem is that most store-bought barbecue sauces just aren't that stellar. They're …

'AI can solve world's biggest problems' - Google Brain engineer

Artificial intelligence will eventually solve some of the world's biggest problems -- but it'll take some smart humans to get it there.<p>Quoc Le, a software engineer at Google Brain, is one such human.<p>Google Brain focuses on "deep learning," a part of artificial intelligence. Think of it as a …

Here's how much smarter Google search results have become using artificial intelligence

Machine learning is where a computer gradually teaches itself how to perform a task. One example of that is Google DeepMind, which learned how to play retro arcade games over time.<p>Google's machine learning system for search is called RankBrain, and it tries to figure out what a user is searching …

The Right Way to Sauce Pasta

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>"I'll have a glass of the grappa, please," I said to the bartender at the Italian restaurant down the street from my house.<p>"You are the first person I have ever seen order that," she exclaimed in response. I asked …

Watch this AI rap generator spit algorithmic bars

If you've always dreamed of being a rapper but were stuck for inspiration, you're in luck -- a team of computer scientists have created an …