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No Code? No Problem: Explore Machine Learning With Google

Anyone with a Web camera, Internet access, and a bit of creativity can train a machine (via Google)<p>Google’s latest AI Experiment, Teachable Machine, …

How Much Does It Cost to Develop An Augmented Reality App

This column is authored by Jyoti Bharwani, Content Manager at Space-O TechnologiesThe post How Much Does It Cost to Develop An Augmented Reality App …

Augmented Reality

How to Achieve a Soundproof Room Without Breaking The Bank?

Whether you’re looking to create a quiet bedroom or just a space for peace and tranquility, soundproofing a room that keeps outside noise to a …

Home Improvement

The Companies That Will Track Any Phone on the Planet

Tracking or tapping phones across the planet used to be a niche capability. Now, a myriad of for-profit spy companies sell border-crossing …

The best online calendars for groups, families, and households

Calendar apps by themselves are easy to find — throw a dart at the App Store or the Google Play and you’re likely to hit one. The trick is to find a calendar that you can share with other people.<p>Whether you’re a busy family, a professional team, or just a house full of roommates, these calendars …

Apps

Start Making Money With Your Own Online Store in 10 Simple Steps

Everyone wants to make money online. I know I do, and I’m sure you do, too.It’s most people’s dream to find a way to work and earn a living from …

Marketing

Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

Raspberry Pi

Here Are 9 Things Larry Page Couldn't Remember About Google In His Uber–Waymo Deposition

He does, however, remember that he is not a lawyer.<p>There’s a lot that Google cofounder Larry Page seemingly doesn’t know about Google.<p>Page, the CEO of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, displayed his apparent lack of knowledge during questioning on July 17 as part of Alphabet’s lawsuit against Uber …

Anthony Levandowski

Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals the biggest misconceptions people have about the universe

Neil deGrasse Tyson explains some of the biggest misconceptions we have about the universe.<p><i>Darren Weaver contributed to an earlier version of this video.</i><p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook<p><i>StarTalk Radio is a podcast and radio program hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, where comic co-hosts,</i> …

Universe

This Quantum Theory Predicts That The Future Might Be Influencing The Past

No, seriously.<p>One of the weirder aspects of quantum mechanics could be explained by an equally weird idea – that causation can run backwards in time …

Quantum Mechanics

Obama Foundation issues a call for better digital citizenship

In one of its first public statements since its launch, the Obama Foundation is issuing a call to examine the concept of digital citizenship.<p>Digital engagement and being a good digital citizen were focal points of the Obama Administration — and it appears to be one of the early centers of interest …

Digital Citizenship

The Future of Deep Space Propulsion May Soon Be Radically Altered

According to several experts who testified before Congress this week, we may be on the cusp of advances that could dramatically transform how we fly …

The Last Paradox: Does the Universe Have a Mind?

<i>By Deepak Chopra, MD, and Avtar Singh, PhD</i><p>Until very recently it was nearly laughable among physicists to speak of a conscious universe, and yet the notion now seems to be not only respectable but necessary. The realization is dawning that a true Theory of Everything must include consciousness. …

Physics

Physicists Can’t Agree on What Science Even Means Anymore

Author: Nick Stockton. Nick Stockton Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.16.17.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>Apologies to Merriam, Webster, and …

What the Higgs Is Going on with Mass?

<i>Paul Sutter is an astrophysicist at The Ohio State Universityand the chief scientist at COSI Science Center. Sutter is also host of Ask a Spaceman,</i> …

Physics

Ripples in Space-Time Might Indicate That We Live in a Multiverse

Hunting for Extra Dimensions<p>As important as gravity is to us here on Earth, it is actually surprisingly weak in comparison to other fundamental …

Physics
Physics

Wind turbines are neither clean nor green and they provide zero global energy

We urgently need to stop the ecological posturing and invest in gas and nuclear<p>The Global Wind Energy Council recently released its latest report, excitedly boasting that ‘the proliferation of wind energy into the global power market continues at a furious pace, after it was revealed that more than …

What Einstein and Bill Gates Teach Us About Time Travel

Time travel has long been a staple of science fiction books and movies. But will we ever be able to build a time machine and beam ourselves backward and forward in time in real life?<p>In some sense, of course, we’re all time travelers: We move forward in time from one minute to the next. But going …

Physics

Video Proof That the Universe Is Not an Entirely Logical Place

Quantum Confusion<p>The video below shows scientific proof that there is something NOT quite logical or scientific about this universe. The mere act of …

Quantum Mechanics
Morgan Freeman

Nissan launches British-made home battery to rival Tesla's Powerwall

Sunderland plant to produce new and recycled batteries from electric cars to serve as home energy storage units<p>Batteries that have powered electric cars around the UK will get a second life providing energy storage for households, with the launch this week of a British-made home battery to rival …

Clean Energy

Watch: The Physics of Time Explained in Under 3 Minutes

Many people find the concepts in physics challenging to wrap their head around. Visual aids and explanations can definitely help, though. The Youtube …

I've taken AncestryDNA, 23andMe, and National Geographic genetics tests — here's how to choose one to try

I've sent my spit off for more genetics tests than anyone else I know.<p>The tests analyzed the DNA in my saliva to find out a host of different things about my ancestry and health.<p>Genetic testing companies have proprietary sets of data and various ways of analyzing information, so each one I tried …

Molecular Biology

Ada is an AI-powered doctor app and telemedicine service

Ada, a London and Berlin-based health tech startup, sees its official U.K. push today, and in doing so joins a number of other European startups attempting to market something akin to an AI-powered ‘doctor’.<p>The company’s mobile offering bills itself as a “personal health companion and telemedicine …

Artificial Intelligence

Training sensors for soccer (aka football) players

It was the 88th minute of the final at the World Cup in 2014 and Germany and Argentina were locked in a scoreless draw. With time running out, …

Spanish La Liga

Over 30 Hours of Training In Python Basics & Advanced Libraries to Become a Programming Wizard

<b>Learn Python 3 from Beginner to Advanced</b><p>Get Your Hands Dirty Learning One of the Most Important Programming Languages<p>Python is widely considered one …

Python Programming

14 Things You Better Love Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Imagine somebody asked you to write on a piece of paper the things you love doing. If what came to mind was “partying, hanging out with friends, going to the beach, meeting new people, traveling,” you might ready to go on vacation or spring break.<p>If on the other hand, you wrote “learning, making …

Want a Billion Dollar Startup? Try These Industries, Says VC who Bet on Dropbox and TuneIn | Inc.com

Do you dream of launching a startup and having it become a multi-billion-dollar "unicorn" like Snap or Uber? If you do, there are few better people to listen to than Bryan Schreier, partner at the legendary Silicon Valley VC firm Sequoia Capital. In nine years at Sequoia (after stints at Morgan …

Venture Capital

A Beginner's Guide to Astrophotography

When I was 17, I packed up and left for my first camping trip to the Adirondack mountains. That night we walked out into a clearing and I was stunned at the huge cluster of stars sweeping across the sky. That cluster was the Milky Way. I aimed my point-and-shoot camera skyward hoping to capture …

Landscape Photography