Rami Aqil

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The Bering Sea’s ice has never melted this early before

On Alaska’s West Coast, the feeble April sun is shining this week on a fresh spot of open water. The sea ice found there for ages every spring is …

Experimental Lung Treatment Could Make Breathing Easier

An engineer in California has an invention that she hopes will someday help people with damaged lungs breathe easier.<p>Stanford University's Annelise Baron has developed a synthetic version of something called lung surfactant. Lung surfactant coats the tiny air sacs in the lung. Without it, every …

Medicine

Recent Australian droughts may be the worst in 800 years

Australia is a continent defined by extremes, and recent decades have seen some extraordinary climate events. But droughts, floods, heatwaves, and …

Boaty McBoatface is headed to Antarctica to study the “doomsday glacier”

A coalition of U.S. and British researchers have sent the good ship Boaty McBoatface on its first major mission: study the so-called “doomsday glacier” in Antarctica that could flood coastlines around the world.<p>Two years ago, the British Natural Environment Research Council put up an online poll …

Applying Machine Learning to the Internet of Things

What are some of the applications and use cases? #askIoTThe post Applying Machine Learning to the Internet of Things appeared first on iamwire.

Machine Learning

We are heading for the warmest climate in half a billion years, says new study

Carbon dioxide concentrations are heading towards values not seen in the past 200m years. The sun has also been gradually getting stronger over time. …

Bye, Twitter. All the cool kids are migrating to Mastodon.

In the battle between a massive prehistoric beast and a fluttering bird, we all know what's destined to come out on top.<p>But in the case of Mastodon, …

The Death of Digital Photography as We Know It

As camera makers struggle to innovate, consumers are finding little need to upgrade. The market is slowing to the point of inertia—manufacturers need …

Sundance's Shari Frilot on the Power of VR Storytelling to See Ourselves in a New Way

Shari Frilot started the New Frontier program at Sundance in 2007, and produced the festival’s first VR experience in 2012 with Nonny de la Peña’s</i> …

14 Things You Better Love Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Imagine somebody asked you to write on a piece of paper the things you love doing. If what came to mind was “partying, hanging out with friends, going to the beach, meeting new people, traveling,” you might ready to go on vacation or spring break.<p>If on the other hand, you wrote “learning, making …

Machine learning adds punch to predictive analytics

How businesses can make better use of the data they're gathering.<p>Predictive analytics has become an increasingly important tool for businesses as …

5 Ways Machine Learning Has Influenced The Modern Cloud

The cloud-computing industry is going through a gradual shift towards becoming an intelligent cloud. While compute, storage, and networking continue to be the revenue spinners for cloud vendors, it is machine learning that is becoming the focal point of the contemporary cloud.<p>Here are five cloud …

Machine Learning

Amazing floating hotel allows guests to sail away in their own private yachts

Having trouble deciding between a luxury yacht and a waterfront resort for your next vacation? Then this floating hotel, created by Serbian yacht …

Norway wants to build the world’s first full-scale ship tunnel

For cruise ships and sailboats alike<p>The Stad Peninsula in Norway has one of the most dangerous coastlines in the region. As the meeting place between the Norwegian Sea and North Sea, the turbulent waters have claimed the lives of dozens sailors over the last several decades. Which may explain why …

In theory, our galaxy could be one big universal travel tunnel

Based on the latest evidence and theories our galaxy could be a huge wormhole (or space-time tunnel, have you seen the movie “Interstellar?”) and, if …

Rise of the machines: are algorithms sprawling out of our control?

Gloomy predictions abound that the applications of artificial intelligence and machine learning will put huge numbers of people out of work in the …

How P&G and American Express Are Approaching AI

There is a tendency with any new technology to believe that it requires new management approaches, new organizational structures, and entirely new personnel. That impression is widespread with cognitive technologies — which comprises a range of approaches in artificial intelligence (AI), machine …

Hands-on with Samsung's latest flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

We had some hands-on time with the Galaxy S8 before the announcement. What we saw was a beautiful smartphone that stands out with its design and features.<p>Check it out:

Phones

The Galaxy S8 comes with a sweet pair of $99 Harman AKG earbuds in the box

It may sound stupid, but seeing that the headphone jack officially made it to the Galaxy S8 has been a relief. What’s more, however, is that Samsung is willing to take full advantage of the 3.5mm port, with a sweet pair of headphones coming right inside the device’s box…<p>Following its acquisition of …

Samsung Galaxy S8 launch: How the internet reacted

Samsung has just unveiled its new ‘iPhone killer’ flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S8 and S8+.<p>It's Samsung’s first smartphone launch since its global recall of the fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 after cases of overheating and sometimes exploding batteries were reported.<p>"The Samsung Galaxy S8 ushers in a …

The Galaxy S8's iris scanner fixes the one thing that made it suck on the Note 7

One of the coolest features from the Galaxy Note 7 (RIP) is back and better on the Galaxy S8 and S8+.<p>I'm, of course, talking about the Note 7's iris …

Phones

The Galaxy S8's face scanning feature might make up for its bad fingerprint scanner placement

Samsung’s new Galaxy S8 will have multiple ways to authenticate your device. It’s got a fingerprint sensor, an iris scanner, old-fashioned PINs, and now, a face scanner. Today the company announced its face-scanning feature, which it says will be its most convenient way to access your device. It’s …

30 web design tools to speed up your workflow in 2018

The right web design tools can streamline your workflow, helping you work smarter – rather than harder – and more efficiently. After all, you want to …

What Is Artificial Intelligence? Stop Worrying About AI Destroying Humans, Expert Says

Don’t worry about artificial intelligence taking over the world and endangering humans — at least not to start with, said Demis Hassabis, the head of …

Google’s new AI learns nearly as fast as humans

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>Artificial intelligence can only progress as fast as it can learn, and now that it can learn at almost human speed it’s …

AI and the rising expectations for enterprise software

From the dawn of the information age, computers have helped us accelerate our understanding of business performance and opportunities for improvements. We rely on them to tackle the routine, yet often complex, calculations underlying our most important metrics: revenue, growth, costs, and …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Build a Great Tech Company That VCs Will Love

Sarah Hodges of Pillar VC shares tips for early-stage tech startup success, the traits of great tech leaders, and how to get funding.<p>The tech startup world is incredibly exciting. But it's also insanely competitive.<p>One of the biggest obstacles for most tech startups is securing venture capital …

15 Reasons To Consider Self-Employment

Dear Liz,<p>For years I’ve thought about leaving the corporate world to start my own consulting business.<p>I’m attracted to self-employment for the usual reasons. It would be great to be my own boss.<p>I’m a hard worker but I work best on my own schedule and I hate to have to arrive at an office by a …

Self-employment

Report: Apple’s been developing AR glasses for over a year, launch at least a year away

Following up after an earlier report from Bloomberg on Apple’s behind the scenes efforts developing augmented reality tech, Financial Times is out with a profile today highlighting efforts by Apple, Facebook, and Magic Leap to build AR smart glasses.<p>Building on Bloomberg’s report that detailed …

Augmented Reality