Joshua Feldman

180 Flips | 17 Magazines | 172 Likes | 4 Following | 6 Followers | @JoshuaFeldm1i9o | Keep up with Joshua Feldman on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Joshua Feldman”

#Ultibo – a “unikernel” for the #raspberrypi

I just came across Ultibo , a “unikernel” for the RPi (Raspberry Pi), any version. What a fascinating idea it is! If you are like me, you have no …

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Super Computer Built

Raspberry Pi nodes have been used by a researcher based at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in the US to develop and build an affordable Raspberry …

Revealed: The naughty tricks used by web ads to bypass blockers

A behind-the-scenes look at the cat and mouse game played by publishers and devs<b>Analysis</b> Netizens may choose to block unwanted content – such as …

Digital Advertising

Facebook Courts Video Makers for ‘Watch’ Tab With Financial Incentives

Business Insider, Mashable, Group Nine Media are among publishers in initial ‘Watch’ rollout<p>By<p>Jack Marshall and<p>Jack Marshall<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@JackMarshall<p>Google+<p>jack.marshall@wsj.com<p>Alexandra Bruell<p>Alexandra Bruell<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>alexandra.bruell@wsj.com<p>For the many …

Advertising

Facebook bought a small German startup that can add and remove objects in videos

Facebook has acquired Fayteq, a small German startup behind software that can add or remove objects from videos.<p>A Facebook representative confirmed the acquisition when contacted by Business Insider on Friday, but declined to discuss the terms of the deal. Roughly 10 employees work at Fayteq, …

Startups

This is how Snapchat keeps employees from leaking new features before product launches

Snapchat parent Snap Inc. is known as one of the most secretive companies in tech.<p>Aside from stringent non-disclosure agreements that employees sign when they join, one of the ways Snap maintains its culture of secrecy is by keeping a tight lid on upcoming features that employees get to test first …

Employment

Apple removes VPN apps from the App Store in China

The Chinese government’s crackdown on the internet continues with the news that Apple has removed all major VPN apps, which help internet users overcome the country’s censorship system, from the App Store in China.<p>The move was first noted by ExpressVPN, a provider based outside of China, which said …

Tech firms are forgetting about STEM and focusing on STEAM

It was recently thought that four subjects alone could spur innovation by bringing order and logic to creative thinking: Science, technology, engineering, and math—fields known to much of the modern world by their acronym STEM. But STEM is already passé.<p>A new acronym has come to the fore, pioneered …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Scientists are creating a cell-phone battery that charges instantly

Researchers at Drexel University’s College of Engineering are working on a special material that will one day provide the capacity for instant battery charging. This is made possible by super-conductive two-dimensional MXene material.<p>The quest for a better battery has been ongoing since Alessandro …

Chinese scientists beat Europe in creating the biggest virtual universe with the world's fastest computer

Experts said that China was learning to take full advantage of its raw calculation power, which had outpaced other nations in recent years, and recreating the universe was just the first step.<p>Researchers hope that within three years the country will be leading the way in making new findings about …

Particles

Can Facebook Fix Its Own Worst Bug?

In early January, I went to see Mark Zuckerberg at MPK20, a concrete-and-steel building on the campus of Facebook’s headquarters, which sits across a desolate highway from the marshy salt flats of Menlo Park, Calif. The Frank Gehry-designed building has a pristine nine-acre rooftop garden, yet much …

Social Media

Year in Review: These are the 10 most important things Google introduced in 2016

Google had a big year. Many people may consider the Pixel phone and the company’s many hardware launches among the most standout moves that the Mountain View company made in 2016, and they would be right, but 2016 was even bigger than that. It marked the first full year of Google operating under …

Android News

10 Success lessons from Sam Walton – “From Rags to Riches” for entrepreneurs

Share139<p>Tweet<p>Share1K<p>+15<p>Shares 1K<p>Samuel Walton built a small grocery store into the giant Walmart supermarket chain, amassing a fortune of over $23 …

Entrepreneurship

5 Big Data And Analytics Learning Resources That Most People Miss (But Shouldn't)

It’s 2016, and pretty much everybody who’s interested in analytics (or politics or sports) has read a bit of FiveThirtyEight. Nate Silver and other bloggers write compelling posts that explain the thinking behind the predictions, so that’s a good educational resource for budding data analysts. …

Big Data

5 Weekly Habits of Exceptionally Successful Bosses

Putting these on your to-do list will ensure rock solid relationships.<p>In a previous post, I told my readers about one leadership habit -- transparency -- that is not only the foundation of successful relationships, it costs zero dollars!<p>For skeptics who view things like transparency and …

Instagram Deepens E-Commerce Integration With This Feature

Instagram is growing its e-commerce capabilities with a new feature on Tuesday that allows retailers to add more information about the content they …

100+ Best Web Design Tools of 2018

Web Design Tools<p>Featured<p>Logo Design<p>Designevo (Free)<p>Create awesome looking logos with ease<p>Random generation of logos for your company<p>Logo Makr …

Apple iPhone 7 Plus Has A Great Secret Feature

When Apple launched the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus this week it proved yet again that keeping a secret in the tech world is almost impossible these days. The new models had almost no surprises, except one…<p><i>‘Great Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating operating system</i> …

Atlas Data Structure

Kerf introduces a new data structure called an “Atlas” that we think is a helpful thing to have inside of a programming language. We’ve found it very …

Databases

Interview: Ravi Mayuram, SVP Products & Engineering at Couchbase

<i>I recently caught up with Ravi Mayuram, SVP Products & Engineering at Couchbase, to discuss recent developments in the NoSQL database industry such</i> …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger says Facebook sucked up £20 million of the newspaper's online ad revenue last year.</b> He says the social media giant is "taking all the money."<p><b>2. Services like Netflix take away six days of commercials from children's lives a year.</b> Exstreamist estimates that …

Social Media

6 Marketing Tools You Probably Haven’t Heard of But Should Be Using

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Between your company’s presence on social media to its website traffic, your marketing strategy …

Amazon Is Preparing to Disrupt the Auto Industry

It's called Amazon Vehicles. And the potential is huge.<p>I hate shopping for cars.<p>After our family car's air conditioning went out for the third time in two years, my wife and I decided not to put any more money into it. So I started the process: beginning a list of pros and cons, doing the research, …

#DriveTastefully https://t.co/RkYetIxwzI

Facebook's AI director says he's been dreaming of a supercomputer on a USB stick — and now he has one

Movidius, based in San Mateo, California, has essentially put a deep learning chip inside a USB drive. Deep learning involves "training" a computational model so it can decipher natural language.<p>The "Fathom Neural Compute Stick" has been designed to connect to existing systems (running Linux) and …

Deep Learning

The Top 11 Up-and-Coming Trends in Digital Marketing

Looking for new ways to grow your sales online? Check out these trends.<p>Where is digital marketing headed?<p>The change is real. Every few weeks, something huge happens in the digital marketing arena. Everyone tweets it, huddles over it, and then revamps their strategy based on it.<p>It's an adventure in …

Prince, superstar and pioneer of American music, dies aged 57

Purple Rain singer whose sprawling career spanned decades and genres dies at his Paisley Park recording studio in his home state of Minnesota<p>The unique and endlessly creative artist Prince has died at his Paisley Park home, outside Minneapolis, aged 57, leaving behind him a gaping hole in musical …

Music

Here's one corner of the digital ad world that Google and Facebook don't dominate

The pair dominate "ad tech," but not yet "marketing tech."<p>If money is spent to hawk something online, chances are it goes through Google or Facebook.<p>The two have locked down the bulk of digital advertising — an estimated 85 cents of every new dollar spent now — leaving a slew of other companies to …

AdTech

Why Brands Need to Skip the Ads and Start Telling Stories

You can skip this ad in 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 … skip ad. C'mon, you know you want to. We all do. While the stats vary, there's evidence that around nine out …

Sweden is trying to close its borders — to Maine lobsters

The Swedish Environment Ministry said more than 30 American lobsters, or those that are typically found off the coast of Maine, have been found in Sweden's coastal waters.<p>The ministry said the foreign lobsters "can carry diseases and parasites that could spread to the European lobster and result in …

Aquaculture