Peter Boothroyd

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How to get familiar with a new codebase

Most of us, quite often, are in need to familiarize with a new code base. You might be an avid open source guy/girl who wants to contribute to …

Core Machine Learning For iOS Developers

At WWDC 2017, Apple introduced a simple way for developers to add AI capabilities to their iOS application with<b>Core ML</b>. This can be used in a variety …

Infrastructure 3.0: Building blocks for the AI revolution

By any measure, we’ve entered the age of machine learning and artificial intelligence. The confluence of massive data, cheap storage, elastic compute, and algorithmic advances, particularly in deep learning, has given rise to applications that previously were confined to the pages of science …

Artificial Intelligence

SiriKit Tutorial for iOS

Since Siri was introduced in iOS 5, people have been asking when they’d be able to use it in their apps. Just five short years later, here it is. Er, …

iOS Programming

Program an SMS Bot Using Python and Twilio

This winter I went to Utah with some friends, and explored some of the most remote and beautiful places in the world. I hiked through Star Wars looking terrains, and was in awe at the bright red canyons. However, there was one problem: we were in such remote places, the cellular connection was …

Google's New 180 Petaflop Deep Learning Cloud And The Future Of Academic Computing

I’ve written on these pages many times about the evolution of academic computing from large closed university-owned monoliths to the open commercial cloud. In a testament to just how far this progression has come, last month an MIT mathematics professor set the record for running the largest Google …

Deep Learning

Inside Google's AI Rewrite: Building Machine Learning into Everything

PCMag spent a day at Google's Silicon Valley headquarters exploring how artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are finding their way into …

In the World of Tomorrow, Google Plans to Use AI to Do Everything

In 2014 Google acquired London based DeepMind which they have turned into the single largest collection of brain power and resources focused solely …

Swift Algorithm Club: Swift Tree Data Structure

The Swift Algorithm Club is an open source project to implement popular algorithms and data structures in Swift.Every month, Chris Pilcher and I will …

Mathematics

How Do You Learn To Code?

It’s been my sole focus to answer this question for the last two years. I’ve noticed there are three strategies that successful students consistently …

Watch a new 3D printing technique create intricate objects from a pool of goo

3D printing is stuck in a bit of a rut. There are companies trying to push the technology beyond the trinket market, but many of the existing printers are slow, jam often, and don’t always make perfect copies. One new printer introduced at the TED conference may have the answer.<p>Most existing …

3D Printing

How to Land a Job at a Hot Startup | Inc.com

When it comes to the employment scene, two seemingly incongruent things are happening at any given time. From the perspective of many hiring companies, getting top-notch people can be a major pain point, particularly for any business located in a thriving startup scene where there's only so much …

Employment

5 Essential Reads for Startup Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For entrepreneurs to stay afloat in the startup world, they have to be able to learn on the fly. Otherwise, they will just sink.<p>While I believe the best lessons come from actual experience, founders can also learn a great deal from …

So You Have A Business Idea. Now What?

<i>Json SurfrApp is the founder of IWearYourShirt.com. His new book, Creativity For Sale, is an in-depth look at how to turn passion into profit.</i><p>You have an idea, now what?<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the planet”CNBC liked TNW Conference that muchFIND OUT WHY<p>If you’re anything …

Google Offers Free Udacity Course for Android Development

Google today debuted a new resource for learning to develop Android apps: a Udacity course called “Developing Android Apps: Android Fundamentals.” The online class is aimed at those who know programming but have no experience with building for Google’s mobile operating system.<p>Google Developer …

Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Oregano

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>December 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lemon<p>4 large or 8 small skin-on, boneless chicken thighs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 teaspoons olive oil, divided<p>3 sprigs oregano<p>1 tablespoon minced shallot<p>1/2 garlic clove, minced<p>1/8 teaspoon crushed red …

Seafood

The Best Ultimate Classic Perfect Recipes (We're Not Joking)

These 36 dishes—from sticky buns to steamed lobster—have earned the adjectives "perfect," "ultimate," "best-ever," and "classic"<p><b>Here at BA, we like to think that every recipe is perfect</b> in its own way. ____ But only those recipes that really, truly encapsulate perfection—like this perfectly steamed …

Cooking

Can Beautiful Design Make Your Resume Stand Out?

The amount of time a recruiter spends looking at your resume is roughly six seconds — the length of a Vine video.<p>For people who are unemployed or …

I Heart My National Park: Yosemite

Both the solitude of the alpine ridge and the throngs of the valley are part of the experience when you visit <b>Yosemite National Park</b>. “No temple made with human hands can compare with Yosemite,” wrote John Muir, whose crusading led to the creation of the park.<p><b>Kari Cobb</b> has been a ranger at the …

How to Double Your Productivity Overnight | Inc.com

We all struggle to find ways to get more done on a daily basis. Doing business is complicated and demanding and we seem to be trying to pack more tasks into every day. But rather than feeling like we are getting more done, we seem to be working longer days to fit it all in. It's hard to feel …

Productivity

8 Things Today's College Students Must Invest In To Get Hired

The process of applying for jobs and getting hired has changed significantly over the past decade, thanks to technology, increased competition, and the rise of “lean recruiting.” In a previous post, I shared critical job search skills. This post identifies eight small investments in time and/or …

3 Things You Learn in Your Startup's First Year | Inc.com

One great idea. No products. No employees. No customers. No money. Welcome to the first year of building your company. The decisions you make now in the course of building your business will help (or haunt) you for years. And, to make things even more exciting, as the leader of a new company you …

Business Strategy

Want to Start a Business? 2 Things Your Idea Must Have | Inc.com

I see a lot of startup pitches every year. And the more I see, the more I've realized that brilliant business ideas come down to two things:<p>Is it simple?<br>• Does it solve a real problem?<p>This was made even clearer to me recently while I watched startup pitches in Charleston, South Carolina, at Dig …

South Carolina

15 Things Successful People Do on Monday Mornings | Inc.com

Monday mornings are the most critical time of the workweek, as they set the stage for the day and week ahead.<p>"Because you've stepped away for a couple days, these back-to-work mornings are the most memorable for the rest of the week," says Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of</i> …

Time Management

Google just revealed the incredibly simple formula for killer résumés

It’s not exactly E=mc².<p>But for would-be job hunters, it’s probably a lot more useful.<p>In a Q&A-style interview with Google’s senior vice president of people operations Laszlo Bock, The New York Times’s Tom Friedman fished a few seriously helpful words of wisdom out of the search giant’s human …

Résumés