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Blockchain Gets a Wall Street Win: ‘We Know the Thing Works Now’

The prospect of blockchain technology remaking financial services just moved a step closer to reality after banks including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. …

Machine learning: What are the basics?

Jennifer Roubaud, VP of UK and Ireland at Dataiku, on what machine learning means for data driven organisations.<p>According to Google Trends, interest …

JavaScript Top 10 Articles For the Past Month (v.Sep 2017)

For the past month<b>,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,600 JavaScript articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career. (0.6% chance to be …

How I Built a Fully Functional Deep Learning Neural Network Chatbot Platform (NLU Engine) In Under…

For the last year or so I have been working on a number of Artificial Intelligence programs, covering computer vision and natural linguistics among …

Machine Learning

50 Cheatsheets, References and Guides for CSS

As CSS continues to grow by leaps and bounds, it’s both important and somewhat difficult to keep up with new developments. With so much to learn, you …

Web Design

Node.js Emerging as the Universal Development Framework for a Diversity of Applications

Last year and at the beginning of this year, we asked you, Node.js users, to help us understand where, how and why you are using Node.js. We wanted …

Intel packs a neural network into a USB stick

They may be modeled on the human brain, but neural networks are far better than we are at sorting through huge amounts of data and identifying …

Hybrid Mobile Apps are Overtaking Native

I typically encounter two types of hybrid app dissenters: those that haven’t tried the approach yet or those that did several years ago. Regardless …

Death to C, ++

The C programming language is terrible. I mean, magnificent, too. Much of the world in which we live was built atop C. It is foundational to almost all computer programming, both historically and practically; there’s a reason that the curriculum for Xavier Niel’s revolutionary “42” schools begins …

BareMetal

Five Online Guitarists You Should Be Following Right Now

Social media and YouTube have been excellent platforms for bedroom guitarists to showcase talents that might've been confined to four walls just a …

Why (and How) We Should Learn Jimi Hendrix's Guitar Habits

Jimi Hendrix is the greatest guitar player of all time. That statement can rile up some people, but if you dissect Hendrix’s guitar sorcery and …

Meet the guitar string that can't be broken

BURBANK — For decades, guitarists have stood on stage and had to adjust their playing when, after bending, pulling and tugging on their strings, one of them suddenly pops.<p>The folks at the Ernie Ball company, which produces 200,000 strings daily, and has sold over 2 billion of them, has come up with …

The Roadie 2 gives you no excuse for an out-of-tune guitar

I have what has been described as a "really crappy guitar." It's not even mine. It belongs to my friend who, before handing it to me, said, "Yeah, I let my kid hit this thing with stuff. Also, I've never changed the strings." It seemed like the perfect test subject for a new peg-turning auto-tuner …

Guitar

Tone Tips: The Two-Way Street of Endorsements

<b>Shown here in 2007 in his very first YouTube gear-demo video, our columnist had no idea at the time how impactful YouTube would be on his career.</b><p>I’ve …

Rare Robert Johnson 78rpm test pressing up for sale on eBay

March 27, 2017 In News<p><b>From the blues legend’s last ever recording session.</b><p>An unissued test recording of Robert Johnson’s ‘Traveling Riverside Blues’, …

For the record: a brief history of vinyl discs

<b>By Alan Gregson</b><p>As a teenager in the Eighties, I grew up with records. I started buying music just before the invention of CDs and long before CDs …

Guitar Effects: Everything You Should Know About Delay [Lessons]

<b>The Guide To</b>: This lesson will help you understand how to properly and effectively implement delay pedals as tools in hand to make you a better, more …

Dropbox is all in on collaborative work, COO Dennis Woodside says

Woodside spoke with Recode’s Dan Frommer at Code Enterprise.<p>Cloud storage service Dropbox has eight million business clients, 200,000 of whom pay for it. For COO Dennis Woodside, those numbers point clearly to the company’s future.<p>“Dropbox, when it was started, was all about keeping your files in …

Hackers release source code for a powerful DDOS app called Mirai

After doing heavy damage to KrebsOnSecurity and other web servers the creator of the Mirai botnet, a program designed to harness insecure IoT devices to run massive denial of service attacks, has apparently released the source code on Github.<p>The compact C code is designed to run on IP cameras and …

Scale Model, the betaworks-backed tool for audience targeting, goes self serve

Scale Model, the betaworks-backed marketing platform for better audience targeting, has today announced the launch of its fully-baked V2.<p>Scale Model hooks into the Twitter Ads API to help brands and influencers better understand their audience, and the way that their own follower community, or …

Social Media

This tiny little $9 adapter adds 150Mbps wireless N to any computer

If you have an older desktop or laptop computer, there’s a good chance you’re not fully taking advantage of your home wireless network. Are slow …

Google’s Tilt Brush will soon create windows from VR into reality

Google's Tilt Brush, the app that lets you "sculpt" paintings in virtual reality, is getting a new set of features that move the VR tool far beyond …

Snowden on Google Allo: 'Don't use it'

Following the launch of Google’s messaging app ‘Allo‘ and its accompanying Assistant bot, security experts are up in arms over Google reneging on a promise better protect its users. NSA-contractor-turned-whistleblower Edward Snowden did a hot take on Allo yesterday, after its US launch, and came to …

Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'

On the screen of the computer, Teichman's outline was glaring red, despite him being on all fours like the dog. The pet, though, was a shining green.<p>It was graduation day from Stanford's StartX incubator, and Teichman and his cofounder Hendrik Dahlkamp had built a home security system that can tell …

Startups

Apple acquires another machine learning company: Tuplejump

Apple is on a machine learning company buying spree. After buying Perceptio at the end of 2015 and Turi just a few months ago, Apple has now acquired an India/US-based machine learning team, Tuplejump.<p>We’d been hearing rumors of another acquisition in this space by Apple for some time. While Apple …