Nikita Mirontsev

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Want To Live a Better Life? Use These 8 Life Lessons To Build Your Personal Philosophy

Discover your personal philosophy and then build your life around it.<p>Following a morning hike among the serenity of red rocks, wildflowers, and mountain views, I sat in conversation with an old friend. We had an important topic to discuss. Mainly, my future career.<p>My friend knows that I'm a …

12 Simple Habits That Will Make Your Professional Life and Personal Life Better

Nice guys (and gals) don't finish last.<p>I'd be the first to admit that as a young entrepreneur, I was in it for myself. Credit? Yep, I'll take some. Money? I could always use more of that. Attention? Sure, put the camera on me.<p>It's sad and strange to think about now. Over time, I've been fortunate …

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2018

Dueling neural networks. Artificial embryos. AI in the cloud. Welcome to our annual list of the 10 technology advances we think will shape the way we …

Natural Gas

10 Artificial Intelligence Trends to Watch in 2018

How AI can change the marketplace (and the world) this year.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is the new technological frontier over which companies and countries are vying for control. According to a recent report from McKinsey, Alphabet …

Google makes machine learning image classifier available to the public

Google's Cloud Automl Vision system -- a machine-learning-based image classifier -- is now available to the general public; anyone can sign up to the …

Scientists are rethinking the very nature of space and time

by Kristin Houser January 6, 2018 Hard Science 41547<p>The Nature of Space and Time<p>A pair of researchers have uncovered a potential bridge between …

Quantum Mechanics

Scientists could one day make humans immortal

On Jan. 12, 1967, James Bedford, a psychology professor at Glendale College in California who had just died of cancer, took his first step toward …

The two books helping China's Xi Jinping understand artificial intelligence

China’s president Xi Jinping is an avid reader. He peppers his speeches with quotes from his favorite writers, including Charles Dickens, Victor Hugo, and Paulo Coelho. His annual New Year’s Day greetings offers a rare look into the secrets of his office bookshelf—something Chinese netizens …

10 predictions for deep learning in 2018

I’ve got this ominous feeling that 2018 could be the year that everything changes dramatically. The incredible breakthroughs we saw in 2017 for deep learning will carry over in a very powerful way in 2018. A lot of work coming from 2017’s research will migrate into everyday software applications.<p>As …

Avoiding the ML hipster trap

Source: PexelsMachine Learning hipster effectMachine Learning is very in vogue at the moment. I feel that a pressure some junior data scientists and …

11 Genius Productivity Tips You Haven't Tried

There are 24 hours in a day and you want to make the most of them. If you've fallen into a productivity rut, don't be afraid to try something new. …

3 Simple Steps to Mastering Any New Subject, According to a Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist

Learn anything faster using the Feynman Technique.<p>As we get older, learning something new becomes more complex, tedious, and time-consuming than …

The documentary about Google DeepMind's 'AlphaGo' algorithm is now available on Netflix

One of the greatest breakthroughs in the field of artificial intelligence was turned into a documentary called "AlphaGo" last year and the movie has just been released on Netflix.<p>"AlphaGo" is about an algorithm that learns how to play the ancient Chinese board game of Go to a superhuman level. The …

UK faces build-up of plastic waste

<b>The UK's recycling industry says it doesn't know how to cope with a Chinese ban on imports of plastic waste.</b><p>Britain has been shipping up to 500,000 tonnes of plastic for recycling in China every year, but now the trade has been stopped.<p>At the moment the UK cannot deal with much of that waste, says …

Using AI to mine Google Street View

Artificial Intelligence can now scan millions of pictures taken by Google Street View to glean insights like income or voting patterns, The New York …

Neurotechnology, Elon Musk and the goal of human enhancement

Brain-computer interfaces could change the way people think, soldiers fight and Alzheimer’s is treated. But are we in control of the ethical ramifications?<p>At the World Government Summit in Dubai in February, Tesla and SpaceX chief executive Elon Musk said that people would need to become cyborgs to …

Alzheimer's Disease

Digital Transformation WTF? Get Fit for the Future with These 3 Principles

Consider these three ideas for your next change initiative.<p>The aim of a digital transformation initiative is to help organizations meet the demands of an increasingly complex world that have been exacerbated by technology. But the reality is that if you aren't changing and evolving as a business …

15 top science & tech leaders offer surprising predictions for 2018

Innovation<p>What will the new year bring?<p>The past year has been a momentous one for science and technology. From the detection of gravitational waves (predicted almost a century ago by Einstein) to the rise of virtual currencies like Bitcoin to the creation of genetically modified human embryos, 2017 …

What sugar does to your brain

To tell the story of what sugar does to your brain, you have to start with the thought that triggers your need for a hit of sweetness.<p>It often …

Welcome to the science renaissance, an inevitable era where humanity merges with AI, eradicates disease and spreads to the stars- Technology News, Firstpost

Prepare for the <b>Singularity</b>, where artificial intelligence merges with humanity to create super-humans as we learn to grow regenerative tissue, …

Google's New Text-to-Speech AI Is so Good We Bet You Can't Tell It From a Real Human

See if you hear a difference between Tacotron 2 and human speech.<p>Can you tell the difference between AI-generated computer speech and a real, live human being? Maybe you've always thought you could. Maybe you're fond of Alexa and Siri but believe you would never confuse either of them with an …

[D] Machine Learning - WAYR (What Are You Reading) - Week 39 : MachineLearning

This is a place to share machine learning research papers, journals, and articles that you're reading this week. If it relates to what you're …

[D] Best ML blogs?

56<p>Posted by<p>u/autunno<p>6 months ago<p><i>Archived</i><p>Discussion<p>In your opinion, what are the best machine learning blogs out there? I found a few throug research …

Artificial Intelligence's "Holy Grail" Victory

The ancient board game of Go highlights AI's incredible future.<p>In 1943, at the height of World War II, the U.S. military hired an audacious …

Apache Spark Market – Forecast on Market Dynamics, Emerging Trends, Growth Factors

Apache Spark is an open source processing engine used for faster performance, ease of use and sophisticated analytics. Apache Spark can collectively …

Google’s voice-generating AI is now indistinguishable from humans

Humans have officially given their voice to machines.<p>A research paper published by Google this month—which has not been peer reviewed—details a text-to-speech system called Tacotron 2, which claims near-human accuracy at imitating audio of a person speaking from text.<p>The system is Google’s second …

What Is Edge Computing and Why Does It Matter?

As AI becomes more pervasive and milliseconds matter, decisions will need to be made at the device level. Some companies are already living on the …

A Guide to Scaling Machine Learning Models in Production

The workflow for building machine learning models often ends at the evaluation stage: you have achieved an acceptable accuracy, and “<i>ta-da!</i> <i>Mission</i> …

Mind or Machines – Cognitive Science Changing Artificial Intelligence

As Artificial Intelligence (AI) is still developing and advancing to claim the human-level intelligence, let us acknowledge the principles and …