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Create your own AI-powered voice assistant with Matrix Voice

The Matrix Voice development board is a Raspberry Pi add-on you can use to build your own voice assistant. I got my hands on a review unit to see if someone who is “code illiterate” could make something out of it.<p>Some people have an affinity for programming and development. I’m not one of them. …

3 Safe Stocks for Riding the Cryptocurrency Wave

Bitcoin is overrated, but these three stocks aren’t.<p>As cryptocurrency prices surged over the past year, the market has been flooded with dangerous …

Why Hackers Are in Such High Demand, and How They're Affecting Business Culture

White hat hackers bring value to organizations and help them defend against today's advanced threats.<p>News headlines often focus on the hackers who …

Cybersecurity

Why cybersecurity should be treated like a disease

Don't forget to go the 'last mile' on cybersecurity initiatives, says TechRepublic contributor Greg Michaelidis.<p>TechRepublic's Dan Patterson met with …

Hackers stole $172 billion last year: Consumers should avoid these mistakes

Online hackers made out like true bandits in 2017, stealing over $172 billion from people in 20 countries around the world, a new report said.<p>Norton Cyber Security released its annual insights report and found that 44% of consumers were affected by a cybercrime in the last 12 months with an average …

Cybersecurity

Top 4 IT Degree Courses for Better Job – Best IT Degree Courses

Today, there is a rapid growth in the field of Information Technology. In fact, the coming future of business is expected to be of Information …

Stephen Hawking says artificial intelligence could 'destroy' humanity

Artificial intelligence could sideline and “destroy” its human creators if engineers cannot get a grip on the ethics behind it, Stephen Hawking has warned.<p>Speaking at the Web Summit in Lisbon, the theoretical physicist said AI has the potential to be the best or worst thing humanity has ever seen …

Artificial Intelligence

Introducing a Programming Language so Simple, It “Fits on a T-shirt”

Blockstream is introducing Simplicity, a new programming language for blockchain-based smart contracts, intended for inclusion in Blockstream’s …

Programming Languages

Why I did my master's in software engineering instead of computer science

In 2013, I became demoralized in my career. I had left a fulfilling role as a web applications and services developer in the non-profit sector …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google is "actively investigating" the problems that are plaguing the display of its Pixel 2 XL smartphone.</b> Numerous reports from multiple users over the past week complained about things such as bad color accuracy and screen burn-in.<p><b>2. Andy Rubin's Essential PH-1 phone is already dropping in</b> …

Media Industry

A Python Cheat Sheet For Newbie Coders

Python is one of the best programming languages to learn. As you get started, this one-page reference sheet of variables, methods and formatting …

Python Programming

What to expect from a graduate programme as a software developer

It can be hard to know what computer science graduates can expect from graduate programmes. Luckily, Liberty IT is here to shed some light on …

Computer Science

Google announces $1 billion job training and education program

Google CEO Sundar Pichai was in Pittsburgh Wednesday to announce a new five-year, $1 billion program to help close the global education gap. Part of …

Globalization

Why startup coders need to know Ruby on Rails

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

Self-driving taxi service proves popular with California seniors

Perhaps having noted the kind of battles some self-driving car outfits have had in getting their technology onto state roads, driverless vehicle firm …

Driverless Cars

How to land a job in tech right out of college, according to a grad who got offers from Google, Facebook, and Microsoft

<b>• Job openings at tech giants like Facebook, Google, and Microsoft are competitive.</b><p><b>• Author and Cornell University graduate Parth Detroja managed to land a product manager role at Facebook straight out of college.</b><p><b>• He shared his tips on how people without computer science backgrounds can land a job</b> …

Computer Science

Learning Python: From Zero to Hero

Introduction / HistoryFirst of all, what is Python? According to its creator, Guido van Rossum, Python is a:“high-level programming language, and its …

Python Programming

10 Best Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning tools (ML) for you

Share282<p>Tweet<p>Share2K<p>+1<p>Shares 2K<p>Artificial Intelligence is radically changing the way we think of technology. It is progressing rapidly, with key …

Machine Learning

How does Ethereum work, anyway?

Introduction<p>Odds are you’ve heard about the Ethereum blockchain, whether or not you know what it is. It’s been in the news a lot lately, including …

Blockchain

10 Artificial Intelligence and Robots books you should read today

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share110<p>+1<p>Shares 147<p>Artificial Intelligence is changing the way we think of technology. It is radically changing the various aspects of …

Artificial Intelligence

Kano’s next learn-to-code kit is a build-it-yourself laptop

London-based Kano has another code kit in the works to add to its STEM targeting gamified educational line of build-it-yourself kids’ products ahead of the present-buying holiday season.<p>The kit is being priced at $249.99/£229.99, and is up for pre-order from today — through the Kano website and via …

Raspberry Pi