Robin Ang

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Create your own AI-powered voice assistant with Matrix Voice

The Matrix Voice development board is a Raspberry Pi add-on you can use to build your own voice assistant. I got my hands on a review unit to see if someone who is “code illiterate” could make something out of it.<p>Some people have an affinity for programming and development. I’m not one of them. …

Raspberry Pi

Best Practices for Mobile App Navigation: The Basics

Design is not only about nice looks, it’s also about how easily users can navigate through the product and how well they can interact with it. It’s …

UI Design

How the human eye reads a website

<i>In this article, Chris Bank of UXPin — the wireframing & prototyping app — explains the theory and practice of creating visual hierarchies in web UI</i> …

UI Design

8 Best Python IDEs for Linux Programmers

Python is a general-purpose programming language for building anything; from backend web development, data analysis, artificial intelligence to …

Python Programming

10 Useful Material Design Code Snippets

The material design craze is taking the web world by storm. Every month I find new sites running on the material style using frameworks or custom UI …

UI Design

Software Design Is In Crisis

Design is struggling to scale with the applications it supports because design is still bespoke–full of tailor-made solutions for individual problems. InVision’s Marco Suarez’s proposes a way forward.<p>In the 1960s, computer technology began outpacing the speed of software programming. Computers …

`Warren in a Box' to Pick Stocks for First Nordic AI Fund

Finnish fund manager FIM is introducing the first investment fund in the Nordic region, where a self-learning algorithm gets to pick all the …

Investing

A Guide to Automating & Scraping the Web with JavaScript (Chrome + Puppeteer + Node JS)

Learn to Automate and Scrape the web with Headless Chrome<p><b>Udemy Black Friday Sale</b> — Thousands of Web Development & Software Development courses are on …

Why Google can’t tell you if it will be dark by the time you get home — and what it's doing about it

Ask it "what is 1,374,294 x 384,293,999?" and it'll give you an answer within a matter of milliseconds but ask it "will it be dark when I get home tonight?" and it won't be able to tell you.<p>Emmanuel Mogenet, head of Google Research Europe, explained at the 3rd Research and Applied AI Summit (RAAIS) …

Artificial Intelligence

How GitHub Employees Use GitHub For Projects Beyond Coding

Hubbers found that their online tool, designed for managing large software projects, works for any collaborative process.<p>You may not know about GitHub if you’re not a programmer. To those in the software business, GitHub or rival products like Atlassian Jira, are essential for dividing up coding …

Designing a Visual System at Scale

About a year ago, I took on the challenge of leading the effort to design a cohesive visual system for all of Facebook’s business products — the …

What is the Design Process?

<b>We want to see your design process.</b><br>— Said every interviewer, their voices echoing into the abyss.<p>A d<i>esign process</i> defines every designer’s journey to …

Designing Efficient Web Forms: On Structure, Inputs, Labels And Actions

Someone who uses your app or website has a particular goal. Often, the one thing standing between the user and their goal is a form. Forms remain <b>one</b> …

Web Design

Better Form Design: One Thing Per Page (Case Study)

In 2008, I worked on <i>Boots.com</i>. They wanted a single-page checkout with the trendiest of techniques from that era, including accordions, AJAX and …

UX Design

Baidu AI achieves 'zero shot learning' ability using natural language - ExtremeTech

Baidu AI achieves ‘zero shot learning’ ability using natural language<p>By on April 6, 2017 at 11:15 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the …

Artificial Intelligence

Wikipedia bots act more like humans than expected

'Benevolent bots' or software robots designed to improve articles on Wikipedia sometimes have online 'fights' over content that can continue for …

Artificial Intelligence

New Artificial Intelligence Threat Prediction Platform Detects Cyberattacks in Real Time

A new artificial intelligence (AI) SaaS application was introduced at the RSA Conference 2017 courtesy of PatternEx. PatternEx is making the …

Cyber-attacks

Optimising the front end for the browser

The latest and most up-to-date version of this post can be found here …

Don’t panic, but Google’s AI is now smarter than human doctors

Humanity’s relentless march towards a future where machines rule everything gained some ground today, as Google revealed that one of its fancy …

How to stop designing things that won’t get built

Drift's Elyse Bogacz explains how she changed her design process and stopped wasting so much time.The post How to stop designing things that won’t …

UX Design

Hack This: Extract Image Metadata Using Python

What secrets are your JPGs hiding?<p>Not that I'm currently cruising for jobs with British intelligence or anything, but I happened upon (via Hacker News) this current coding challenge posted to the MI5 careers page. It consists of the following image file and an invitation to find the clue hidden …

Python Programming

Facebook's machine learning director shares tips for building a successful AI platform

At the Applied Artificial Intelligence Conference for tech innovators, Facebook's director of Core Machine Learning explained how the social media …

Artificial Intelligence

Visual Perception. Icons vs Copy in UI.

Our eyes are a powerful instrument of getting great deal of information in split seconds. What is more, we do not need to apply too much effort: most …

5 JavaScript Debugging Tips To Save Your Sanity

If you’re debugging your way through your website using <i>console.log</i> or just looking to discover some features you might not know about, these tips are …

Use Facebook's Capture the Flag Platform to Test Your Hacking Skills and Learn Cybersecurity

Capture the Flag (CTF) competitions train participants in information security and technical skills, including things like encryption and reverse …

Cybersecurity

Google AI pens dark poems after being force-fed 11k books

How do humans make an artificial intelligence system better at conversations? One method-in-testing is a project in which a Google AI was force-fed …

Artificial Intelligence

Meet Parsey McParseface, Google’s open-source tool to help machines understand language

Human language is still one of the most difficult tasks for computers to understand, one that tech giants from Google Inc. to Microsoft Corp. and …

Machine Learning

A radical calendar would eliminate time zones and leap years

Imagine living in a world where Christmas always falls on a Monday.<p>There's no more February 29 every four years, as there will be in 2016. And it's the same time everywhere in the world.<p>That's some of the changes we'd see in the <i>Hanke-Henry Permanent Calendar</i>, if it's ever implemented. We'd also …

Johns Hopkins University

How the Education Community has Embraced Flat Design

Over the past decade, brand communication shifted to digital spaces in much larger shares, with many companies existing exclusively online. This has pushed design trends towards a simpler, more organized form of design – flat design – that is easily implemented via code, suited for every screen …