Michal Broniś

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Google releases new TensorFlow Object Detection API

Google is releasing a new TensorFlow object detection API to make it easier for developers and researchers to identify objects within images. Google is trying to offer the best of simplicity and performance — the models being released today have performed well in benchmarking and have become …

Microsoft says its AI took a data scientist’s job

Much of the conversation about machine learning taking jobs focuses on the future, but Microsoft boasted its cloud service has already managed to claim one human’s position. The Custom Decision Service, which the company introduced at its Build conference last month, took over at one of Microsoft’s …

Machine Learning

12 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

You can learn nearly anything online -- easily and for free.<p>We all know that the internet is full of ways to waste time. From adorable animal pictures, to silly gifs and yet another scroll through social media, our online lives can sometimes feel like one useless (if stress relieving) time suck.<p>But …

Shazam

‘Game of Thrones’ In League With The ‘League of Legends’

‘Game of Thrones‘ (GoT) wants to play with ‘League of Legends,’ according to [a]listdaily.com. HBO made a call to the Santa Monica, CA – based game …

Game of Thrones

Britain in Europe

IN MY post on the European election result I noted that for all the talk of Britain lurching away from the continent, the country’s politics are …

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WHY past generations regarded women as the weaker sex is a mystery to anyone who has examined the question objectively, for they are far stronger …

A world to conquer

BUSINESS power follows economic power. In the 1920s British firms owned 40% of the global stock of foreign direct investment. By 1967 America was top …

Why Coders Are Going Nuts Over Apple's New Programming Language

When Apple unveiled a new programming language at its World Wide Developers Conference on Monday, the place went "nuts," erupting with raucous cheers …

Pizza Joint Owners Being Extorted for Bitcoin Don't Know What Bitcoin Is

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Everyone loves pizza. Even e-criminals. A group of anonymous extortionists have targeted small, …

After Hobby Lobby, This Is the Next Big Contraceptive Mandate Fight

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>As every religious freedom organization under the sun claims a victory with today's Hobby Lobby …

Argentina Must Pay $539 Million Today - Default Imminent

Today is the day that Paul Singer and his Elliot Capital Management team have been waiting for. Thanks to SCOTUS' decision, as Bloomberg reports,</b> …

Gold Spikes To 3-Month Highs

It appears the same 'contagion' that is driving copper prices higher is also impacting gold and silver this morning. As we have noted previously, the</b> …

Supreme Court Gives Obamacare Opponents Biggest Legal Victory Yet

Moments ago the US Supreme Court - the same Supreme Court which two years ago upheld Obamacare but as a tax, something the administration has since …

Google’s Principal Designer For Search And Maps Explains Material Design

Google’s design work was center stage at I/O this year, from the keynote through sessions and things being demoed on the show floor. The changes run across Google’s range of devices and platforms, and embrace a new set of design principals grouped under the central concept of ‘Material …

Susa Ventures Raises A $25M Seed Fund To Back Data-Focused Startups

Early-stage firm Susa Ventures says it has raised $25 million to fund “data-centric founders and businesses.”<p>Susa has four operating partners — Eva Ho (previously vice president of marketing and operations at location data company Factual, and before that a senior product marketing manager at …

Zap Zap Fractions Makes Learning Math Fun

Zap Zap Fractions is an iPad and iPhone math app for children that manages to be both instructional and beautiful. When I saw the game demoed by its creators, Malaysia-based Visual Math Studio, at the recent Echelon event, I was impressed by its illustrations of aliens and spaceships, as well as …

Reading Rainbow Has More Backers Than Any Kickstarter Campaign Ever

Ever since Reading Rainbow went off the air in 2006, LeVar Burton has been working to bring it back. In 2012, he launched a tablet app program, and just recently, he launched a Kickstarter campaign asking for $1 million to develop Reading Rainbow programming across all platforms, which will be …

Forget.me Puts Out Early Data On What Europeans Want To Vanish From Google

An online service called Forget.me, launched last week to quickly capitalize on a European court ruling from late May that requires Google to process requests by private individuals to de-index outdated or irrelevant personal information, has put out some early data on the kind of requests …

Databricks Snags $33M In Series B And Debuts Cloud Platform For Processing Big Data

Databricks, the commercial entity created by the developers of the open source Apache Spark project, announced $33M in Series B funding today and the launch of a new cloud product, their first one as a company.<p>There is little doubt that big data is a big deal these days and companies are popping up …

Irish Pub Only Accepts Job Applications Through Snapchat

At one pub in Ireland, applying for a staff position is actually a snap.<p>Sober Lane, which is opening a new Dublin location in July, is only accepting applications through Snapchat, the app that allows users to send impermanent pictures and videos to their friends.<p>The pub’s owner, Ernest Cantillon, …

Twitter Confirms Acquisition Of Mobile Ad Retargeting Startup TapCommerce

Twitter just announced that it’s acquiring mobile ad startup TapCommerce.<p>Re/code’s Ina Fried broke the news about the acquisition earlier this afternoon, reporting that the deal price was $100 million. (Twitter declined to provide a price).<p>TapCommerce helps mobile businesses retarget their ads, …

Litecoin Slumps As Bitcoin Recovers Some Of Its Former Luster

During the height of the 2013 Bitcoin bubble, Litecoin soared, crossing the $40 mark late in the year. Since then, mostly tracking Bitcoin, Litecoin’s value has faded. Today, you can buy a Litecoin for just under $9.<p>That cryptocurrencies are dealing with post-bubble excesses is hardly news. What’s …

Przez okładkę z Tuskiem Joanna Szczepkowska znika z „Do Rzeczy”

<b>Joanna Szczepkowska, fot.akpa</b><p>Pierwszy felieton Joanny Szczepkowskiej znalazł się w numerze „Do Rzeczy”, który był dostępny od 9 do 15 czerwca. …

Pożyteczni idioci i agenci wpływu

<b>W książce „Podstęp”, która w tym tygodniu pod patronatem „Do Rzeczy” ukaże się w Polsce, stawia pan tezę, że Rosja od dawna skutecznie oszukuje</b> …

Wielkie zmiany w tygodniku “Niedziela”. Ks. Ireneusz Skubiś odchodzi na emeryturę po 33 latach zarządzania pismem

<b>Redaktor naczelny tygodnika “Niedziela” ks. Ireneusz Skubiś po 33 latach zarządzania redakcją przechodzi na zasłużoną emeryturę. W fotelu red.</b> …

Czy gender zniknie z francuskich szkół? Rodzice sprzeciwili się rozpowszechnianiu ideologii, rząd wycofuje jeden program, by zastąpić go innym

<b>Francja rezygnuje z programu „ABCD równości” w szkołach po serii protestów rodziców, obawiających się zacierania różnic między płciami i wprowadzania</b> …

Węgry wprowadzają nowe prawo - Viktor Orban kończy z zagraniczną pomocą dla lewicowych organizacji

<b>Węgierski rząd - z premierem Viktorem Orbanem na czele - kontroluje sposób zagranicznego finansowania budapesztańskich organizacji.</b> „Niezależne” …

"Deal" Sienkiewicza z Belką dopięty? MSW domknęło plan przejęcia kontroli nad drukiem pieniędzy

<b>Bartłomiej Sienkiewicz domknął właśnie przejęcie kontroli nad Polską Wytwórnią Papierów Wartościowych, dokonując zmian w jej zarządzie. Dokładnie o</b> …

Wielki sukces chrześcijańskich biznesmenów w USA. Nie muszą finansować antykoncepcji jak nakazywała reforma Obamacare

<b>Sąd Najwyższy USA orzekł, że firmy rodzinne lub kontrolowane przez kilka osób nie muszą zapewniać pracownikom w ramach polis ubezpieczeniowych</b> …