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This is what fraud looks like in the age of Artificial Intelligence

TNW recently ran a report about Lyrebird, an AI company that synthesizes speech in anyone’s voice with a one-minute recording. The samples published on the company’s website are rather rudimentary.<p>Google’s Wavenet provides a similar functionality. It requires a much bigger data set, but it sounds …

What's the Fastest Way to Attract Others to You? Do Any of These 8 Things | Inc.com

If you're in a people business of any sort (then again, who isn't?), it should be your highest priority to connect with the human side of your customers, vendors, peers, co-workers, and other stakeholders.<p>This means having a good understanding of what makes humans tick. As you scroll further down, …

Self-improvement

Top Free Online Resources to Learn Coding

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — best technical writing tool<p>Coding is a skill that is becoming more and more in demand. If you …

Computer Science

20 Best UX Patterns Tutorials

Are you a UX designer looking forward to creating professional-looking designs or just wanting to learn more about user experience? This amazing …

UX Design

How to prepare for employment in the age of artificial intelligence

Contrary to popular belief, most AI systems currently act as a complement to humans instead of replacing them. According to expert estimates, we are still years away from general artificial intelligence and full automation. But eventually, there will come a day where robots will perform most tasks …

Uncover machine learning's potential with this Python training collection

Machine learning is revolutionizing the way we use information. From programming self-driving cars to crunching stock market data, machine learning …

Ever want to build your own AI? Here’s where to start!

<i>The AAPicks team writes about things we think you’ll like, and we may see a share of revenue from any purchases made through affiliate links.</i><p>When we think about Artificial Intelligence, we tend to imagine this technology being locked away in expensive research facilities as government labs.<p>However, …

Artificial Intelligence

25 Practical Blogs To Sharpen Your Coding Skills

The coding world might seem overwhelming at times - but when you pop, you can’t stop. So you might think you already know a lot, but there are always ways to sharpen your coding skills.<p>In the days of fast development, especially in the technology field, it’s hard to keep up, and the theory books …

Tutorials

Dark Side of UI: When Dark Is Good for Users.

The aspect of using dark colors and shades in backgrounds of user interfaces still belongs to highly debatable issues. No wonder it's so actual: …

No, Successful People Aren't Superhuman. They Just Do These 10 Things | Inc.com

Does it sometimes seem like people all around you are getting promoted, or leaving to start their own business, while all your hard work and experience are getting you nowhere?<p>Maybe it's time to take a hard look at your habits and the perceptions they convey, compared to some of the other people on …

Self-improvement

This Algorithm Taught Itself to Animate a Still Photo

This is the first time that a machine has been able to generate multi-frame video from a static image.<p>A team of researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) have created a deep-learning algorithm that is able to generate its own videos and predict the future of a …

Machine Learning

Forget grit, IQ, and culture fit. VCs say this is what it takes to succeed at a startup

When founders are asked what it takes to succeed at a startup, many provide this well-worn answer: “learn to be comfortable with ambiguity”—an equally frustrating and ambiguous response.<p>At a recent event in New York (“Start @ a startup“) co-hosted by Sequoia Capital and Business Today, a handful of …

Sheryl Sandberg

The 10 Algorithms Machine Learning Engineers Need to Know

This column is by James Li, Product Intern at NewStoryCharity<p>It is no doubt that the sub-field of machine learning / artificial intelligence has …

Machine Learning

HTML – How to Show Text Above Image on Hover

If you are good at Photoshop then you can directly show text above an image by creating an image like that.<p>But what when you have to display text …

Computer Scientists Close In On Perfect, Hack-Proof Code

By Kevin Hartnett for Wired.<p>In the Summer of 2015 a team of hackers attempted to take control of an unmanned military helicopter known as Little Bird. The helicopter, which is similar to the piloted version long-favored for US special operations missions, was stationed at a Boeing facility in …

Mathematics

You Too Can Become a Machine Learning Rock Star! No PhD Necessary.

<b>If you are a strong-armed</b> NFL quarterback who reads defenses like genre fiction, a movie star whose name alone can open a film in China, or a stock …

Stephen Hawking is still afraid of aliens

Humanity should be wary of seeking out contact with alien civilizations, Stephen Hawking has warned once again.<p>In 2010, the famed astrophysicist said that intelligent aliens may be rapacious marauders, roaming the cosmos in search of resources to plunder and planets to conquer and colonize. He …

Native Americans

100 Useful Web Design Tools For Creative Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re a designer in an agency, freelancer or entrepreneur, you use a variety of design tools to get the job done.<p>In the past couple of years, I cofounded a startup, a design magazine and worked with several businesses and individual entrepreneurs. I have tried hundreds of different tools …

Graphic Design

7 Science-Backed Habits of Creative Genuises

Even if you're not the "creative type" these habits will help you succeed and thrive.<p>Even if you don't think you're the "creative type," don't assume you can ignore this skillset, or that you can't become creative too.<p>60% of CEOs polled by IBM agreed that creativity was the most important skill to …

Creativity

Comment on Mobile App UI Kit for Smartphones and Tablets by kacie34789@mail.ru

The users are like most the UI kit technology and these smart phones are so demanded those have this technology. As smart phone user i want to say i …

Phones

The Best Way to Learn to Code is to Code: Learn App Architecture by Building Apps

Learning to code can be tough. One of the biggest challenges I faced when I was learning was how to make the jump from learning resources and little …

A Warning About jQuery 3

<i>Update: Since we published this blog post, the jQuery team released version 3.1.0 to specifically address this issue. Now, exceptions in the ready</i> …

JavaScript

7 common mistakes most college grads make on their resumes (and how to fix them)

But college grads and young professionals with only a few years experience tend to make some pretty classic mistakes on their resumes, says Volen Vulkov, founder of resume writing startup Enhancv.<p>To help out, Vulkov came up with a list of the top 7 mistakes he sees repeatedly, along with advice on …

Employment

5 Easy Ways to Make Your Portfolio Website Look Fresh

You’re busy with client work and running your business, which leaves little time to focus on your company or freelance website. But when we neglect …

Web Design

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Relieve Your Stress | Inc.com

Many of us struggle with stress--at work and in our personal life. Like any problem, stress requires a strategic approach to conquer, or at least manage.<p>Stress is real, but we always have a choice--we can let it consume us or we learn to control it. To help you in the fight, I have complied 100 of …

Motivation

Google and Udacity partner for Android beginner's course

Google and Udacity are teaming up again, this time for an Android Basics course that will earn you a Nanodegree.<p>The two companies have partnered before for Android Nanodegree programs, but this one is meant for those who are starting from absolute scratch: no coding experience required.<p>Like the …

Elon Musk Is Wrong. We Aren't Living in a Simulation

A simulated apple can't feed anybody, and other reality checks by a philosopher and a cognitive scientist.<p>Recently Elon Musk made internet headlines by claiming that the probability we live in "base reality" is one in billions. Instead, we are much more likely to be living in a historical ancestor …

Singularity

3 Things Besides Money You Need to Start a Successful Business

Knowledge and expertise, embodied in a strategic plan, properly executed, can make all the difference for your startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the past four years I’ve met hundreds of entrepreneurs and worked closely with a number of them. I’ve helped in …

Entrepreneurship