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Beginners Guide to Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT), NLP, Deep Learning, Big Data Analytics and Blockchain

The new technologies like Machine Learning, Internet of Things, Deep Learning, NLP, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud, Big data and Predictive analytics …

Why geocoding is better than street addresses, and will power future tech and services

Both What3Words and Google's open location codes identify locations more precisely and concisely than conventional addresses. Here's how.<p>Easy ways to …

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>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 incredibly …

Neural networks can add natural animation to video games

We've seen procedurally generated worlds and weapons in video games before, but piecing together believable animations from a pool of variables is pretty tough. Previous attempts at it have looked janky and disjointed. It's okay in something like Ubisoft's experimental and quirky <i>Grow Home</i>, but …

H&R Block Shifts Shops Hoping For Big Return On Watson

IBM's Watson can do a lot of things. It can beat Gary Kasparov at chess. It can compete on "Jeopardy!" And now it can influence ad agency policy.<p>Some …

Tim Cook says manufacturing might come back to the US, but robots will get the jobs

Apple has already "created two million jobs in America," he said in the interview. This includes 80,000 jobs at Apple in the US; plus jobs at US suppliers, such as Corning, which makes the glass for the iPhone and iPad, and 3M, which makes adhesives that Apple uses in its devices; plus the …

How to Know If Your Tech Startup Is on the Path to Profitability -- or Not

There are a few key metrics entrepreneurs can look at to monitor their performance and keep the train from going off the tracks as it chugs ahead.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Building a company from the ground up is a tough task. There’s an art to entrepreneurship …

Business Strategy

Google AI kit turns Raspberry Pi computer into a virtual assistant

Google Inc. is teaming up with the makers of Raspberry Pi to put the power of Google’s artificial intelligence and voice technology into the hands of …

There’s a small drone startup helping Facebook build its new internet-beaming helicopter drone

Meet Everfly.<p>Facebook’s latest plan to help people get online is rather unusual: It involves an autonomous robot helicopter that is tethered to the ground, and specifically built to operate during times of crisis or natural disasters.<p>Think of it like a drone, only plugged into a power line. This …

Founded by former Google and Apple engineers, DeepMap is mapping the future for self-driving cars

DeepMap, a new mapping startup for the fledgling autonomous vehicle industry, has raised $25 million in a series A round led by Accel, with participation from existing seed-stage investors Andreessen Horowitz and GSR Ventures, which had previously invested around $7 million in the company.<p>Not a …

Startups

Meet LoweBot, a customer-service robot here to give you 'superpowers'

It's the free market that decides which jobs stay and which jobs go, and technology and innovation are changing the present and shaping the future of the US labor market.<p>A trip to a Lowe’s hardware store in the San Francisco Bay Area shows this shift well. On the floor of this big-box home …

25 Websites Other Than Social Media To Upgrade Your Life

Have you been spending too much of your time on social media recently? Is that making much of your internet usage wasteful? Social media can be so …

Learning

Playing with an Onion Omega IoT device to show live Blood Sugar on an OLED screen

I've been playing with IoT stuff on my vacation. Today I'm looking at an Onion Omega. This is a US$19 computer that you can program with Python, …

Command-line

Learning Arduino the fun way - Writing Games with Arduboy

My kids and I are always tinkering with gadgets and electronics. If you follow me on Instagram you'll notice our adventures as we've built a small …

Arduino

Mimo’s new app teaches you how to code on your iPhone

Apple’s new iPad app Swift Playgrounds is popularizing the idea of learning to code on mobile devices, not desktop computers. But its focus is only on teaching kids to code in Swift. A new application called Mimo goes beyond that, with mini-lessons for not only Swift, but also HTML, CSS, …

Meditations to Use for Stress Relief

Meditations have tremendous benefits for stress management and overall health. While there are many different meditations that are effective, each …

Meditation

5-Minute Exercise Routines to Lose Weight

Mini Workouts for Weight Loss<p>How many times have you said that you don't have enough time to work out? If you're like most non-exercisers, you say it …

Fitness

Your Brain Has A “Delete” Button–Here’s How To Use It

This is the fascinating way that your brain makes space to build new and stronger connections so you can learn more.<p>There’s an old saying in neuroscience: neurons that fire together wire together. This means the more you run a neuro-circuit in your brain, the stronger that circuit becomes. This is …

New algorithm may lead to a picture of an actual black hole

MIT grad student Katie Bouman and her team have developed an algorithm that could finally show us a photo of an actual black hole. See, all the black hole "photos" you've seen thus far, including the one above, are merely artist interpretations depicting what we think they look like. In order to …

SQL Server 2016 is generally available today

<i>This post was authored by Joseph Sirosh, Corporate Vice President, Data Group, Microsoft.</i><p>Today we announced the general availability of SQL Server …

Samsung's new 512GB SSD is incredibly small

Stamps are bigger than this hard drive<p>Samsung announced that it has begun production on its latest SSD, a 512GB NVMe PCIe fitted in a ball grid array package, making this hard drive smaller than a US postage stamp. Designed for the next generation of super-thin ultrabooks, the PM971-NVMe comes in …

Researchers 3D Print Metallic Structures In Mid Air

Everyone is 3D printing, but what about 3D printing metallic structures in mid air?<p>Researchers at Harvard’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering 3D printed a metallic structure in mid-air with no supporting structure.<p>The process is similar to how 3D printing pens like the 3Doodler …

Asia Pacific

NASA prepares humanoid robots for trip to Mars

Humanoid Robots to pioneer Mars colonisation? Not the script of a sci-fi movie but what could happen in the near future.<p>NASA, in collaboration with four universities (three in Massachusetts and one in Scotland) is developing a kind of biped human-like robot that could be sent to the red planet.<p>The …

Zenbo the Friendly Robot Could Run Your House

"Smart, dear to our hearts, and always at our disposal."<p>Alongside ASUS' mammoth release of third-generation products today (May 30), there was also a surprise announcement — a home robot. Billed as a family friendly household assistant bot, Zenbo is able to move independently around the house, …

Simplify performance tuning and troubleshooting with Azure SQL Database

Azure SQL Database service runs millions of customer databases today. It learns from running all these databases and then adapts to offer customized …

California Will Now Have Permanent, Drought-Inspired Water Restrictions

The governor permanently banned some uses of water, such as spraying off sidewalks, saying drought is a "regular occurrence and water conservation must be a part of our everyday life.”<p>Calling drought in California a "regular occurrence," Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday rolled out a series of new rules …

Snorkeling

Report says Solomon Islands sinking into ocean due to man-made climate change | Adventure Sports Network

A study has scientifically recorded the disappearance of Solomon Islands due to man-made sea level rise. Photo: Courtesy of Leoputa Tam/ Flickr<p>A new …