Oleg Gorchkov

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Forget about France - here's the 28 most beautiful bike rides in Britain

As the Tour de France begins, thousands of Brits will be getting on their bikes - but you don't need to cross the channel to find glorious, scenic rides. Mark Bailey introduces our guide to the country's most memorable routes for two-wheeled adventure<p>Today's Tour de France Grand Départ marks the …

Hiking

A massive AI partnership is tapping civil rights and economic experts to keep AI safe

When the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society was announced in September, it was with the stated goal of educating the public on artificial intelligence, studying AI’s potential impact on the world, and establishing industry best practices. Now, how those goals will …

Artificial Intelligence

Five Books That Genuinely Improved My Happiness And Mental Health

Reading itself has been proven to be good for your mental health, but it was only recently I realised that reading <i>about</i> improving your mental health …

Rajat Monga at AI Frontiers: Deep Learning with TensorFlow

In this talk at AI Frontiers Conference, Rajat Monga shares about TensorFlow that has enabled cutting-edge machine learning research at the top AI labs in the world. At the same time it has made the technology accessible to a large audience leading to some amazing uses. TensorFlow is used for …

Machine Learning

Handling Non Functional Requirements in User Stories

For Training, Coaching, and Consulting engagements, please contact me for details on how I can help your organization.<p><b>Please Note:</b> User Stories are …

Inside the black box: Understanding AI decision-making

Artificial intelligence algorithms are increasingly influential in peoples' lives, but their inner workings are often opaque. We examine why, and …

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The 6 Most Effective Core Exercises for Cyclists

And two core exercises athletes should absolutely avoid<p>There are things you come across in cycling that you can ignore: jerk drivers, your buddy’s squeaky chain, anyone who calls you Lance Armstrong. And then there are things that you shouldn’t ignore—like your core muscles.<p>“Your core stabilizes …

Lecture Notes | Computational Cognitive Science | Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Lecture Files<p>Lec #<p>Topics<p>1<p>Introduction (PDF)<p>2<p>Foundations of Inductive Learning (PDF)<p>3<p>Knowledge Representation: Spaces, Trees, Features (PDF)<p>4<p>Knowledge …

Everything Siri can control in your house

Voice control is quickly becoming the new standard in smart-home tech. When you tell Alexa, Siri and soon Google to turn on your lights or adjust your thermostat, they actually do it. Like the other platforms, Siri can do a lot of cool (and random) tricks. But Apple's digital assistant is unique …

10 cozy cabins to rent near Toronto

Cabin rentals near Toronto are at their peak of desirability in the fall. Is there anything better than hanging around by a fire in a secluded log …

Concept Design

41 things to do this fall in Toronto

Fall events, parties, parades and activities in Toronto are, in many ways, more exciting than those in summer because there's a fun mix of indoor and …

Toronto

5 Seriously Romantic Road Trips in Europe

North America has every ingredient for the perfect road trip, from expansive highways to epic mountain ranges to endless coastlines. But once the …

China’s Fox Hunt in Canada strains trust that an extradition treaty is possible

They have become the Mounties of a modern China, a group of tireless polyglots willing to brave deprivation and even Ebola to nab their quarry from the most distant corners of the Earth.<p>Few tactics are off-limits to the investigators of China's global anti-corruption operation, dubbed "Fox Hunt," …

Understand The Spectrum Of Seven Artificial Intelligence Outcomes

Successful AI Projects Seek A Spectrum Of Outcomes<p>As artificial intelligence (AI) continues to move from the summer of hype to the fall tech …

Artificial Intelligence

Famous Renaissance Paintings Are Even More Surreal as Modern Photos

Despite its beauty, Renaissance art isn’t exactly perfect in the representational diversity department. Photographer Ventiko is here to help.<p><b>This article contains adult content.</b><p>Uncannily familiar yet profoundly otherworldly, the tableaus of photographer Ventiko feel like works straight out of an …

The top 5 fall day trips from Toronto

The top fall day trips from Toronto will let you get out of town to appreciate our province's stunning foliage. Whether you want to hike or just …

29 Stylish International Stores You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

~Store~ these away for a rainy day.

How can we address real concerns over artificial intelligence?

As the use of AI grows, we must acknowledge and tackle concerns to help build public trust in the technology<p>The cashiers’ demands were simple: management must remove the tracking software they had installed in the checkout terminals, or the cashiers would refuse to return to work. The technology …

Machine Learning

An astonishing machine learning book: intuitive, full of examples, fun to read but still comprehensive, strong and deep! A great starting point for …

Two things native English speakers know, but don't know you know

<i>@MattAndersonBBC</i> over on <i>Twitter</i> has shared an amazing bit of language trivia:<p>We looked this up and it’s from a book called <i>The Elements of Eloquence:</i> …

Canada Is In Extreme Bubble Territory

<b>Canada Is In Extreme Bubble Territory-Here’s How To Profit</b><p>There’s trouble brewing in the Great White North.<p>Jared Dillian, former Lehman Brothers …

Minds, Genes and Consciousness

<b>The Great Debate: Modern Theory and the Human Mind</b><p><b>evolution</b> <b>n</b>. the doctrine according to which higher forms of life have gradually arisen out of lower</i> …

Machine Learning - Initialize Model - Azure Machine Learning Studio

2 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>This article describes the modules in Azure Machine Learning Studio that you can use to define a machine learning model …

5 Strangest Books Ever Written

Books teach us, inform us, amuse us and provoke us. But some books plainly befuddle us. They invoke mysteries that hint of something ancient, …

5 under-the-radar summer getaways

With so many people on the move all around the world, why not turn your attention to these understated and peacefully crowd-free destinations? In these calmer getaways, you can meet locals, enjoy regional cuisine, and explore untouched oases.<p>Plan a more peaceful summer escape with our list of 10 …

Best Beaches in Europe

The focal point of this famous spot is the hulking, weathered hull of a freighter that ran aground in the early ’80s. The ship now sits in the middle …

Bill Gates-approved historian says AI will make some people totally useless

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Making dire predictions is easy and safe.<p>If you're wrong, you'll have a nice surprise. If you're right, however, everyone will respect your fine judgment.<p>Still, some dire predictions simply make …