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It took around 45 hours of 3D printing to build this 1,076 square-foot house

3D HOUSING 05 is a 3D-printed home built on-site at Cesare Beccaria in Milan. It covers and area of 1,076 square feet and its printing process took …

3D Printing

The view from heaven: Watch the first 3D VR video filmed in space

National Geographic today released the first-ever 3D VR video filmed in space. Featuring footage captured both inside and outside the International Space Station (ISS) the clip is an amazing glimpse of something only a handful of humans have ever seen.<p>The video was filmed by National Geographic in …

Virtual Reality

Seven Affordable Ways To Incorporate Machine Learning And AI Into Your Business

From chatbots and automation to smart office gadgets, artificial intelligence (AI) technology has become increasingly prominent in the workplace. As smaller businesses see their larger competitors taking advantage of AI and machine learning, they’ve realized they need to jump on the bandwagon to …

Machine Learning

This Is How Much You Need to Make to Afford the Average Home in Each State

There are a lot of things standing in the way for first-time homebuyers, including just figuring out what you're supposed to be doing, whether a …

Real Estate

Air Force 'rods from god' kinetic weapon hit with nuclear weapon force

Instead of hundreds of small projectiles from a few thousand feet, Thor used a large projectile from a few thousand miles above the Earth. The "rods from god" idea was a bundle of telephone-pole-size (20 feet long, 1 foot in diameter) tungsten rods, dropped from orbit, reaching a speed of up to 10 …

Military

Arizona halts Uber self-driving tests; supplier says Uber disabled Volvo safety system before fatality

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey suspended Uber Technologies Inc.'s self-driving car tests on Monday, after the death of a pedestrian who was hit by one of the company's vehicles while crossing a road in Tempe.<p>"Improving public safety has always been the emphasis of Arizona's approach to autonomous vehicle …

Driverless Cars

The 7 Best Hiking Trails In Colorado

A spectacularly diverse terrain propels hiking to the top of favorite outdoor activities in Colorado. From alpine lakes and waterfalls to dense …

Hiking

The evolution of image classification explained

• <b>meaningful</b> and• <b><br>low-dimensional</b> features that we can work on.<p>And that's where <b>convolutional neural networks</b> come in the game!<p>To tackle this issue, Yann …

Skyline AI raises $3M from Sequoia Capital to help real estate investors make better decisions

Skyline AI, an Israeli startup that uses machine learning to help real estate investors identify promising properties, announced today that it has raised $3 million in seed funding from Sequoia Capital. The round will be used to build its tech platform and hire experts in data science and machine …

Real Estate

This is the dashcam footage of the fatal Uber self-driving car accident

Tempe police today released footage of the self-driving car crash that cost a woman her life. The edited footage shows both internal and external view of the car that struck Elaine Herzberg as she walked her bike across an empty road late Sunday evening.<p>The police report notes that the vehicle …

Bitcoin Could Become Illegal Almost Everywhere, After Shocking Discovery in The Blockchain

There's something hidden inside it.<p>The Bitcoin world is coming to grips with a shocking revelation that could potentially threaten the very existence …

How to beat procrastination (backed by science)

Procrastination has been around since the start of modern civilization.<p>Historical figures like Herodotus, Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, Benjamin …

Roku’s ad-supported movie channel is coming to Samsung smart TVs

Roku has announced that its ad-supported movie and TV channel will soon be available on third-party smart TVs in the U.S.<p>The Los Gatos-based company, which is better known for its range of video-streaming players, launched the Roku Channel last September. So far, the content has only been available …

Beloved Guitar Maker Gibson Faces Crushing $560 Million Debt

Like the blues giant Robert Johnson, whose mastery of a Gibson guitar was said to be the result of a deal with the Devil, the company has come to a …

Guitar
Artificial Intelligence

Intelligo is using AI to make background checks relevant again

To realize that the background check industry needs an overhaul look no further than the backlog of 700,000 background checks faced by the federal agency that handles all background checks for sensitive government positions. This backlog has essentially rendered background checks useless, as many …

High Level

Target, seeing better candidates, raises starting pay, again

NEW YORK (AP) — Target is raising its minimum starting pay for workers for the second time in less than a year after seeing a bigger and better pool of candidates.<p>The Minneapolis retailer, which hiked starting pay to $11 an hour last fall, said all workers this spring will receive a minimum of $12 …

Labor Economics

Washington becomes first state to approve net neutrality rules

Setting up a likely legal fight with the Trump administration, Washington has become the first state to enact its own net neutrality requirements after U.S. regulators repealed Obama-era rules designed to keep the internet an even playing field.<p>"We know that when D.C. fails to act, Washington state …

9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

Self-improvement

Experts Warn AI Is Now A 'Clear And Present Danger' In Major Report

From creating fake news to hacking fleets of self-driving cars.<p>In a major new report, a team of 26 international experts have warned that artificial …

After Olympics Halfpipe Run, Armada Decides To Pay Elizabeth Swaney To Ride Other Skis

After the United States born, Hungarian halfpipe rider Elizabeth Swaney stunned the world with her progressive run in qualifiers. The ski world has …

This Silicon Valley skier just gave the least impressive performance of the Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympics have been full of mind-blowing feats of athleticism and artistry.<p>This is not one of them.<p>Elizabeth Swaney made her Olympic debut …

Data science jobs make the big bucks, and these tools can help you get one

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

This Stock Yields More Than 6%, and It's Ridiculously Cheap

Headwinds in the retail sector combined with rising interest rates have pushed this stock to a new 52-week low.<p><b>Tanger Factory Outlet Centers</b> …

The Jesus we’ve inherited from centuries of Christian art is a lie

Over the past few decades, the question of what Jesus looked like has cropped up again and again. Much has been made of a digital reconstruction of a Judaean man created for a BBC documentary, <i>Son of God</i>, in 2001. This was based on an ancient skull and, using the latest technology (as it was), shows …

22 eerie photos show how China uses facial recognition to track its citizens as they travel, shop — and even use toilet paper

There are 170 million surveillance cameras in China. By 2020, the country hopes to have 570 million — that's nearly one camera for every two citizens.<p>At the same time, China is a building a national database that will recognize any citizen within three seconds. Though that system probably won't be …

China

Amazon Just Got Serious About Groceries

Customers have been waiting for a move that disrupts the grocery industry since the e-commerce giant took over Whole Foods.<p>Since <b>Amazon.com</b> …

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife taken to hospital after getting letter with white powder, police say

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife was taken to a hospital in New York City today after opening a package at her home that contained an unknown white powder, …

Here’s why you don’t like new music any more

Every week, Spotify and Apple Music are flooded with a slew of new, zeitgeist-defining albums that are yours for the streaming. Why, then, after a …