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Google’s Machine Learning (AI) Crash Course

Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning, as it’s better known as, is something that has garnered my interest over recent years. I even used the …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Tips To Learn Machine Learning

The progress that machine learning has made in past decade strikes everyone as genuine and astounding. Tons of libraries, architectures and …

Machine Learning

The six biggest announcements from Microsoft Build 2018

After two days of Microsoft Build keynotes, we’ve seen a lot. There were cloud APIs. Live coding demonstrations. One time Microsoft pulled away a wall to reveal a demo meeting room. It was truly a thrilling event.<p>But mixed within all of that were some exciting announcements: new Windows features, …

Windows 10

Insight Data Consulting – Insight Data

<i>Insight Fellows solve real problems for real companies, and organizations get extra hands on data work to impact their organization.</i><p>Startups + Insight<p>…

Microsoft for Startups gives entrepreneurs Azure time and sales support backed by $500M in funding

Microsoft launched a new program designed to help startups get off the ground and into Microsoft’s ecosystem of cloud services on Monday, overhauling …

Startups

Ordnance Survey used AI to 'see' roofs – and it could save you money

Artificial intelligence could soon help homeowners save money on insuring their house, after Ordnance Survey (OS) taught <b>Microsoft</b> technology to …

Microsoft commits $500M to expansive new startup program

Microsoft Corp. hopes to build the foundation for future partnerships and cloud revenue with an expansive new program focused on fostering budding …

Amazon is worth more than Microsoft: Market value surges past $700B, now 3rd largest U.S. company

Amazon’s market value surged to more than $702 billion on Wednesday, making the Seattle-based company the third-largest U.S. public company by that …

Cloud Computing

Using Microsoft Apps on a Chromebook

<b>Q.</b> <i>Can I use Microsoft Office on a Chromebook?</i><p><b>A.</b> Chromebooks run Google’s Chrome OS, which was introduced in 2009 as a streamlined operating system for netbooks and other lightweight laptops. While you cannot install the traditional Windows or Mac versions of Microsoft Office on a Chromebook and …

Software

Windows App Preview Program offers early apps without raw OS

Microsoft will allow users to try the latest version of apps without necessarily needing to be using the most cutting-edge – and potentially unstable …

Apps

Microsoft has committed $500 million to help startups do business — and it could be key in its cloud wars with Amazon

Microsoft announced today that it's ditching many of its massive giveaways of cloud credits in exchange for helping startups sell their products through the company's sales team, in partnership with accelerators and venture capitalists around the globe. It's all part of the Microsoft for Startups …

28 ways Google Assistant can make you more efficient

Google Assistant is artificial intelligence at your fingertips — but sometimes, it can be tough to know what to ask an omniscient robot to do.I'm …

Microsoft’s CEO on the Power of Being a Learn-It-All | Heleo

“The person who has less, but is a learn-it-all, will ultimately [become] better.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>What his son’s cerebral palsy taught Satya</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

Why You Should Care About User Experience?

Do you know how Airbnb trumped hotels and WhatsApp became the top-1 mobile app in Latin America just focusing on the user?<p>User Experience is a <b>matter</b> …

OneNote — the best app for saving anything

This text is a rough translation of my article about OneNote, written in Russian in the middle of 2017.<p>I’ve seen articles about OneNote written in …

Software

Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics – Amazon Web Services (AWS)

The best way to get started with Kinesis Data Analytics is to get hands-on experience by building a sample application. Simply go to the Kinesis Data …

How to Use Google Analytics to Improve Your Website & Marketing Strategy [Infographic]

Are you looking for ways to monitor your website visitors' activity? Want to know how to use that information to improve your marketing …

RightEye’s portable eye-tracking test catches concussions and reading problems in five minutes

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, but physiologically speaking, they’re really windows to the brain.<p>RightEye looks through that window to detect common but often subtle vision issues resulting from concussions and other brain troubles. Its quick, portable eye-tracking station can tell …

Amazon : from online book seller to market shaker

Amazon has grown from a humble beginning as an online bookseller to a colossus of the internet. It recently devoured Whole Foods Market, and is now …

What if Microsoft split itself in two?

Many IT pros are frustrated by Microsoft's changes, so Tim Mangan contemplates a few radical solutions in this thought exercise.

Lightroom tips: Landscape photography editing

<b>Learn how to enhance your landscape photography editing skills with James Paterson’s 20 essential Lightroom techniques.</b><p>1. Landscape photography …

Why Microsoft Is Ruling The Cloud, IBM Is Matching Amazon, And Google Is $15 Billion Behind

<i>(Note: After an award-winning career in the media business covering the tech industry, Bob Evans was VP of Strategic Communications at SAP in 2011, and Chief Communications Officer at Oracle from 2012 to 2016. He now runs his own firm, Evans Strategic Communications LLC.)</i><p>CLOUD WARS — In a striking …

Google Cloud Platform

One of the biggest trends in tech over the last decade has been the shift to cloud computing — and we're seeing the first signs of what might be next

One of the biggest trends in tech over the last decade has been the shift to cloud computing — the move to store and process data and run applications in data centers maintained companies including Amazon and Microsoft rather than on corporations' own computers.<p>But even as that trend is continuing …

5 Technology Trends That Will Make Or Break Many Careers In 2018

Technology is bringing about seismic changes to just about every aspect of our modern lives. In 2018 we will see self-driving cars, artificially intelligent doctors and deliveries carried out by drones.<p>Contrary to what many seem to think, you don’t need to be a software engineer or computer …

Artificial Intelligence

Lean and Mean: Power of Minimalism in UI Design.

Simple doesn't mean primitive. Less isn't vague. Short doesn't say little. Air doesn't equal emptiness. Today we are talking about minimalism. In the …

The Best Photography Locations in Edinburgh

We’ve been based in the Edinburgh region for a couple of years now, and it is definitely one of our favourite cities in the UK. We’ve written a lot …

The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

Regardless of where you stand on the matter of Data Science sexiness, it’s simply impossible to ignore the continuing importance of data, and our …

Read This Before You Pay For That Masters In Data Science Program

The rise of the “Data Scientist” job title has created unprecedented interest in data analytics careers. That’s good, and also bad.<p>Among the 300 or so articles that I’ve published, no topic draws readers like careers. One of my career posts has been viewed well over 200,000 times, dominating over …

How Does Spotify Know You So Well? – Member Feature Stories – Medium

This Monday — just like every Monday before it — over 100 million Spotify users found a fresh new playlist waiting for them called Discover Weekly. …

Google created a fun way to learn about simple AI

You've probably heard the term "machine learning" quite a bit -- basically, it refers to training computers to learn without directly programming them. It's a particularly hot topic these days when it comes to AI, since machine learning is the best way to create artificial neural networks, which …