Marco Cordeiro

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13 High Paying Tech Careers You Can Get Without A College Degree

Who said you need a college degree to earn the big bucks? It’s a common misconception that if you don’t have a bachelor’s, you’ll be stuck in minimum wage all your life. In reality, there are plenty of jobs out there that won’t make you take out a billion student loans. Here are 13 lucrative tech …

Employment

19-year-old's 'robot lawyer' overturns 160,000 parking tickets

A "robot lawyer" created by a British teenager has overturned tens of thousands of parking tickets in London and New York.<p>The chat bot designed to help people dispute parking violations in just 30 seconds has negated 160,000 fines since its launch last year.<p>DoNotPay is the brainchild of 19-year-old …

Innovative Navy-funded drone is master of the air and water

A propeller-driven drone that can fly both in the air and underwater is in development at Rutgers University— a unique vehicle that caught the eye of the U.S. Navy and could be used in search-and-rescue operations and underwater inspections.<p>The amphibious drone can emerge from the water and then …

Simple Habit is an app to squeeze mindfulness into your busy day

The stress of running a startup guided founder Yunha Kim to her next idea: a mindfulness app called Simple Habit, offering audio meditations as short as five-minutes so that busy people can squeeze a little tranquility into their day.<p>Kim, who sold her prior startup — an Android lock screen app …

Meditation

Internet of Things, Machine Learning & Robotics Are High Priorities For Developers In 2016

• 56.4% of developers are building robotics apps today.<br>• 45% of developers say that Internet of Things (IoT) development is critical to their overall digital strategy.<br>• 27.4% of all developers are building apps in the cloud today.<br>• 24.7% are using machine learning for development projects.<p>These and many …

Internet of Things

I’m a rocket scientist designing wood stoves that burn without smoking–to save lives and save the planet

“Where did you put the smoke?”<p>When you hear that, you know a village demo is going well. It’s one of the best reactions we get in the field when we take our stove out into a public space, light a fire with a few pieces of wood, and gather a crowd just as a bright orange flame pops out from the top …

Is Infinity Real?

Three puzzles test whether the concept of infinity has purchase in the physical world.<p>Euclidean geometry has a way of turning mathematically inclined …

Are You Destined for Entrepreneurship? Climb a Tree and Find Out.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The problem with careers is you never know if you’re on the right path. What if you could make a 10 copies of yourself, have each one follow a different career path, and find out which one turns out the best? Then you would know which way …

Entrepreneurship

Algorithms That Learn with Less Data Could Expand AI’s Power - MIT Technology Review

Last year Microsoft and Google both showed that their image-recognition algorithms had learned to best humans. They independently created software …

Machine Learning

How Blockchain Technology Can Reinvent The Power Grid

A power pole collapses at 8 p.m. on a hot night in the remote outback of Australia. This is a problem for William and Olivia Munroe, who raise sheep …

Internet of Things

3tags.org

See The ‘Doom Spiral’ That Perfectly Explains Global Warming

The effects may soon be irreversible<p>A round infographic has been making the rounds on the internet. The animation shows how the temperatures have risen over the years since 1850, spiraling upwards and outwards toward the current streak of record high temperatures that we've been enjoying …

AI now fits onto a USB stick

Facebook's director of artificial intelligence, Yann LeCun.Twitter/Yann Lecun<p>A Silicon Valley chip designer has launched a USB stick with a supercomputer onboard.<p>Movidius, based in San Mateo, California, has essentially put a deep learning chip inside a USB drive. Deep learning involves "training" …

Deep Learning

A Basic Meditation to Strengthen Neural Connections

We are all born with a specific set of physical parameters, but if we eat right, take care of ourselves, and work out, we can build muscle, …

Mindfulness

Are we alone? A new twist on the famous Drake Equation ups the odds that we aren’t

From the UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER:<p>In 1961, astrophysicist Frank Drake developed an equation to estimate the number of advanced civilizations likely to …

3tags.org

Robotics

SpaceX Falcon 9 - Successful Drone Ship Landing - 8th April 2016

This 3D Printer Makes Robots That Can Walk Away as Soon as They're Done

Bringing the world one step closer to having real-life replicators like <i>Star Trek</i> promised, researchers at MIT’s CSAIL lab have developed a new 3D …

3D Printing

The Internet Is Having A Field Day With This Robot Video

These robot re-edits and dubbed videos are too funny.

Gear Review: Oboz Teewinot Hiking-Approach Shoes

Oboz TeewinotHiking/Approach Shoes <b><br>Oboz Teewinot</b><br>$120, 2 lbs. (men’s 9)<br>Sizes: men’s 8-14, women’s 6-11 <br>obozfootwear.comTagging the top of 10,751-foot …

Backpacking

Winter Cabin Camping Essentials: What You Need to Survive

Winter Cabin Camping Essentials: What You Need to Survive Armed with the best winter gear imaginable, one of Gear Institutes intrepid testers heads …

Heather Anderson Is the Best, Most Badass Athlete You've Likely Never Heard of

Take gender out of the equation: She is the first person in history—period—to simultaneously hold the records that she does.<p>Deep in the southwestern desert, Heather Anderson's signal is skittish and broken. She's been in the backcountry for nearly three weeks, checking off summits on the Sierra …

Top scientists explain how enormously exciting and important gravitational waves are

One hundred years ago, Albert Einstein published his general theory of relativity, which described how gravity warps and distorts space-time.<p>While this theory triggered a revolution in our understanding of the universe, it made one prediction that even Einstein doubted could be confirmed: the …

Physics

Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

If the only knot you know involves tying your shoes, then this infographic provides clear, step-by-step instructions on tying some of the most useful …

How to Come Up with a Killer Marketing Strategy for Any Business in 40 Minutes

Need to grow your customer base and not sure how to go about it? Follow these steps to come up with your marketing strategy.<p>Successful businesses are <i>fast.</i><p>If you're not fast, you'll get outmarketed, outsold, and out pivoted at breakneck speed.<p>One area where speed is essential is in the realm of</i> …

Marketing