John Avila

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5 Cheats to Help You Become A Better Developer

If you need help as a developer, there's a great online community to ask and a hosting site to learn the secrets of others' code.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Great developers work with probably hundreds of thousands of variables and moving parts to create …

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'AI brain scans' reveal what happens inside machine learning

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Google's AI Has Learned to Become "Highly Aggressive" in Stressful Situations

Well, that's just great.<p>We've all seen the <i>Terminator</i> movies, and the apocalyptic nightmare that the self-aware AI system, Skynet, wrought upon …

Music Language Modeling with RNN's

Music Language Modeling with Recurrent Neural Networks<p>TL;DR<p>I trained a Long Short-Term Memory (LSTM) Recurrent Neural Network on a dataset of around …

The day an Irish worker discovered an ancient manuscript, linking Irish church to Egypt

The conservator called the finding miraculous: “We never before had to deal with a manuscript recovered from a bog."<p>In 2006 an Irish worker …

Weapons of math destruction? The problem with algorithms

Increasingly, the decisions impacting our lives are driven by data and made by algorithms. But do they really make fairer and better decisions? …

Google's amazing AI experiments let you play with neural networks

Google is known for its funky experiments with web technology — just take a look at its Chrome Experiments page, where the company has accumulated over a thousand creative web apps using its web technology.<p>A lot of Google’s products today use machine learning to better serve its users.<p>For example, …

How to Choose Between Angular and React for Your Next Project

Angular and React are the avant-garde of the front-end world. These JavaScript-based technologies, although very different, are both used for …

A Return to Machine Learning

<i>This post is aimed at artists and other creative people who are interested in a survey of recent developments in machine learning research that</i> …

How it feels to learn JavaScript in 2016

<i>No JavaScript frameworks were created during the writing of this article.</i><p><i>The following is inspired by the article “It’s the future” from Circle CI.</i> …

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Clojure and Robocode

Robocode is an educational programming game originally provided by IBM. Users write code to control miniature tanks in battles with other user …

Ancient Societies, Civilisations and Human History | Dr. David Neiman | Audio books recording and videos about ancient societies, civilizations and ancient human history of writing by biblical historian Dr. David Neiman

The rise of Islam was a shock to the Western world.<p>Also available<p>Audiobooks on Ancient Societies and Civilisations<p>$144 hours 16 minutesCradles of …

What Do Machines Hear When They Listen to Music?

We're closer to finding out.<p>The hot new trend in self-learning algorithms—a technology that's embedded in our phones, our social networks, and more—is trying to figure out how the hell it works.<p>The thing is that the algorithms known as neural networks are essentially black boxes. We've developed …

Complete Java Programming Bootcamp | Popular Science Shop

<b>From 0 to 1: Data Structures & Algorithms in Java</b><p>Master the Fundamentals of How Computer Programs Organize & Manipulate Data<p>Data structures and algorithms? They're standard Computer Science 101 topics, and ones you'll master in this course. You'll learn how common data structures organize …