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DeepMind can now detect eye diseases as accurately as human doctors

Working with Moorfields Eye Hospital, DeepMind can analyse 3D eye scans and recommend sight-saving treatment in seconds<p>DeepMind, the Google-owned AI …

Medical Technology

The Promise and Perils of AI Medical Care

Hi folks, it’s Jeremy from London. There’s no hotter technology right now than artificial intelligence. And one of the areas where people are most …

Artificial Intelligence

AMD unveils Radeon Pro workstation graphics cards for visualization market

Advanced Micro Devices has unveiled its latest graphics cards for workstations: the AMD Radeon Pro WX 8200.<p>The Santa Clara, California-based company is targeting the machines at the visualization market, so it unveiled the new graphics cards at the Siggraph 2018 graphics conference in Vancouver, …

Advanced Micro Devices

Beijing struggles to defuse anger over China's P2P lending crisis

BEIJING (Reuters) - Peter Wang was asleep at his home in Beijing last Monday when police officers arrived before dawn to detain him, saying he had helped organize a protest planned for later that day.<p>Across the city, others who had lost money investing in China's online peer-to-peer (P2P) lending …

China

Getting started with Docker and Kubernetes on Windows 10

Getting started with Docker and Kubernetes on Windows can be daunting when you don’t know where to begin.<p>And it doesn’t help that installing the …

Linux

TensorFlow 1.9 Officially Supports the Raspberry Pi

By Pete Warden, Software Engineer<p>When TensorFlow was first launched in 2015, we wanted it to be an “open source machine learning framework for …

Raspberry Pi

Taiwanese actress Vivian Sung under fire for calling Taiwan her favorite ‘country’ in old interview

Despite starring in China’s hottest new movie,<i>Hello Mr. Billionaire</i>, which just raked in a whopping $131 million in its opening weekend, Taiwanese …

China

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Chinese migrants have changed the face of South Africa. Now they're leaving.

Johannesburg, South Africa<p>Zhu Jianying, the owner of a home goods shop in southwest Johannesburg, plans to leave South Africa as soon as she can. Her store is making less than half of what it was two years ago when it first opened. She worries about security—Chinese traders like herself are often …

South Africa

Teach Your Kid Machine Learning With These Free Lessons

You probably use machine-learning systems every day without even knowing it. The technology gives us spam filters, our Facebook News Feeds, digital …

Learning operating system development using Linux kernel and Raspberry Pi

This repository contains a step-by-step guide that teaches how to create a simple operating system (OS) kernel from scratch. I call this OS Raspberry …

Python for Data Science: 8 Concepts You May Have Forgotten

Mastering the little things in Python, NumPy, and PandasSource: UnsplashThe ProblemIf you’ve ever found yourself looking up the same question, …

The easy way to set up Docker on a Raspberry Pi

Docker is a very useful tool for running containerized versions of popular applications (such as databases) or setting up some IoT service on an …

How we moved an IoT code project from a Raspberry Pi to Google Cloud

Last year, as an amateur (and I mean <i>very</i> amateur) developer, I created a simple Python app using Twilio APIs to run our IoT Podcast Hotline …

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【揪是愛爬坡】中部大熱門 創造自己的赤崁頂最速傳說

往赤崁頂起點,一江橋周邊可以運動的路線有許多 位於太平的"136路線"是中部相當熱門的運動地點,每到假日從一江橋延伸出去的咬人狗坑登山步道、頭汴坑酒桶山自行車道、大三元路線、甚至是走長龍路延伸至國姓轉中潭公路,騎車到南投埔里的也大有人在。而這次要介紹的則是小編的口袋運動名單,沿136往上到位於頂點的 …

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Cloudflare launches 1.1.1.1 DNS service that will speed up your internet

Not an April Fools’ prank<p>Cloudflare is launching its own consumer DNS service today, on April Fools’ Day, that promises to speed up your internet connection and help keep it private. The service is using https://1.1.1.1, and it’s not a joke but an actual DNS resolver that anyone can use. Cloudflare …

Police 'should need warrant' to download phone data

<b>Police officers should be prevented from accessing people's personal mobile phone data without a search warrant, a privacy campaign group has said.</b><p>At least 26 police forces in England and Wales have begun using new technology to extract data from phones.<p>And Privacy International said there had been …

Surveillance

Google releases info on 2.4 million 'right to be forgotten' requests

Google has received 2.4 million "right to be forgotten" requests since 2014, most of which came from private individuals, according to its latest transparency report. Europe's biggest court passed the right to be forgotten law in 2014, compelling the tech titan to remove personal info from its …

NoOps: How serverless architecture introduces a third mode of IT operations

Serverless computing provides agility, but introduces a new model of IT. Here's how the NoOps mode compares with legacy DevOps and cloud-native …

Cloud Computing

Can China really take over Taiwan?

Chinese air force fighters have begun escorting bombers around Taiwan in “encirclement drills” and spokesmen for the Communist government have warned Taiwan to get used to it . On Wednesday, China’s president Xi Jinping, dressed in military fatigues, convened a military mobilization meeting— the …

Microsoft releases PowerShell script to check if your PC is vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre

In the wake of the Meltdown and Spectre chip bug revelations, people around the world are wondering whether or not they are affected. Bearing in mind …

Information Security

Meltdown and Spectre: ‘worst CPU bugs ever found’ affect virtually all computers

Everything from smartphones and PCs to cloud computing affected by major security flaw found in Intel and other processors – and fix could slow devices<p>Serious security flaws that could let attackers steal sensitive data, including passwords and banking information, have been found in processors …

Information Security

'Janus' vulnerability allows attackers to modify APKs without changing signature, APKMirror already protected

Since the first release, Android has required developers to sign their applications. When you update an app, Android will compare the update's …

Google adds salaries to its job search tool

Google already has some tools to help you find a job, but there's been a missing ingredient: salaries. How do you know whether or not it's worth pursuing a new role short of visiting another website? You shouldn't have to worry much longer. Google is adding a suite of new job search tools, most …

Database Comparison: MapR-DB, Cassandra, HBase, and More

If you are a developer or architect working with a highly performant product, you want to understand what differentiates it — similar to a race car …

How to choose a database for your microservices

<i>Jeff Carpenter is a technical evangelist at DataStax.</i>The past 10 years have seen the explosive growth of large-scale distributed systems. This trend …

Microservices

China regulator fines hospital owner 100 million yuan for insider trading

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s securities regulator has imposed a fine of more than 100 million yuan ($15.11 million) on the owner of a hospital for insider trading, and confiscated a further 34 million yuan of his illegal gains.<p>Liu Yuejun, the actual controller of the Red Cross Hospital in southwest …

China