Rolf Lindström

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The newest AlphaGo mastered the game with no human input

AlphaGo Zero is the first AI system of its kind to learn the game just by playing against itself.

Social Media Marketing: The Ultimate Guide (2017 Edition)

Perhaps one of the biggest human flaws is that we tend to be a bit impatient.<p>We speed date, eat fast food, use emojis instead of words, pay for …

Marketing

Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter Have a Surprising New Threat: Blockchain | Inc.com

<b>Editor’s note:</b> Jordan Kasteler's articles have been removed from the Inc.com archive because his relationship with Inc. has been terminated.

Blockchain

Facebook moves closer to YouTube and TV with new shows, Watch platform

Facebook wants people to spend more time watching videos on its platform, as they already do on YouTube. Starting Aug. 10, it’s introducing a new …

Tim Cook says Apple’s car project is ‘the mother of all AI projects’

In a very brief interview with Bloomberg, Apple CEO Tim Cook confirmed that the company has been working on an Apple car. This isn’t the first time Apple talked about the company’s ongoing work in the car industry.<p>Cook described Apple’s car project as the combination of three different factors — …

Elon Musk Just Revealed the Secret Story of Tesla on Twitter--and It Is Epic | Inc.com

Tesla, the world-famous manufacturer of electric automobiles, has built an extraordinarily loyal fan base over the years.<p>But do you know what sparked the company founders in the first place?<p>Earlier today, Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed the epic story behind everyone's favorite electric car maker.<p>And …

Tesla

Ex-Apple designer & former Twitter engineer launch Halide, a premium iPhone camera app

An ex-Apple designer and former Twitter engineer have teamed up for a new take on iPhone photography, with today’s launch of their iOS camera app called Halide. The idea is to offer a variety of high-end tools for taking quality photographs, but packaged in a way where accessing those controls via …

7 Ways to Boost Your Engagement on Instagram

If you're marketing your business on Instagram, then you've probably come to realize that, at times, the platform can be a tad frustrating - …

The best free photo editor 2018

Like most of us, you likely have dozens, if not hundreds of pictures stored on your phone or your camera's SD card. But are you making the most of …

Tutorials

Apple just gave away all the iPhone camera’s secrets

Just because you know how to press your iPhone's camera shutter and record button and snap the perf selfie doesn't mean you're getting the most out …

Mobile Photography

Luminar reveals sensors that could make self-driving cars safer than human

Cameras help autonomous vehicles read street signs and the color of traffic lights. But LiDARs, aka light detection and ranging systems, do the important work of sensing and helping cars avoid obstacles, whether that’s a fallen tree, drunk driver, or a child running out into the road.<p>Now, a startup …

The Secret of the Crazy-Tough Water Bear, Finally Revealed

The world knows no toughness like that of the water bear, which looks like a cannon wearing a pair of wrinkled khakis. This microscopic critter can …

Biology

How To Enhance Your Social Marketing With Twitter Moments

Do you think you know everything about Twitter? I seriously doubt it. Twitter seems to be straightforward and simple in features – and basically, it …

6 New Facebook Page Features Your Business Needs to Know About in 2017

With 2017 now in full swing, are you doing all you can to optimize your Facebook marketing strategy? A whole slew of new features were rolled between …

5 Tools to Increase Your Web Traffic Fast Using Pinterest

An average Pinterest user follows nine brands and spends up to fifteen minutes using the social network a day.<p>A pin doesn’t get easily lost in …

Infographics

Nissan Self-Driving Cars Take To The Streets In February

We’re still a few years away from fully autonomous cars being allowed on the roads but there are a plethora of tech and car companies that are now …

How Facebook's News Feed Works - As Explained by Facebook

Facebook's recent F8 conference was a huge event, with a heap of information on new products, projects and the future ambitions of Zuckerberg's …

Baidu’s self-driving cars begin public test in Wuzhen, China

Internet giant Baidu is fast-forwarding its own self-driving car tests with a new public trial of autonomous vehicles, including cars supplied by Chinese automakers BYD, Chery and BAIC. The public tests opened for passengers on Tuesday, and have ferried around 200 people, as of today, across a 3.16 …

Toyota engineers say they have finally tamed volatile lithium-ion batteries

<i>(Reuters) –</i> Engineers at Toyota say they have tamed volatile lithium-ion battery technology, and can now safely pack more power at no significant extra cost, giving the Japanese automaker the option to enter the growing all-electric car market.<p>While rivals including Tesla Motors and Nissan Motor Co …

Driving Hardware

Self-driving vehicles will play a crucial role in improving transportation safety and accelerating the world’s transition to a sustainable future. …

Breaking Taboo, Swedish Scientist Seeks To Edit DNA Of Healthy Human Embryos

A scientist in Sweden has started trying to edit the DNA in healthy human embryos, NPR has learned.<p>The step by the developmental biologist Fredrik Lanner makes him the first researcher known to attempt to modify the genes of healthy human embryos. That has long been considered taboo because of …

So, a Few Concerns About China's Traffic-Slaying 'Straddling Bus'

Well blow us down: Those scrappy engineers did it. They built that crazy straddling bus a Chinese company announced three months ago, and damned if …

Transportation

Photographing Water Drops

Learn how to freeze time and capture water drop photos that are packed full of life.<p>I love getting out and about with my camera, but there are times …

10 Top Photography Composition Rules

There are no fixed rules in photography, but there are guidelines which can often help you to enhance the impact of your photos.<p>It may sound clichéd, …

The 'broken umbrella' leading us into space

We meet the Nasa engineer who plans to use a giant broken umbrella to take us to the stars.<p>For those of us at home in the Star Trek universe, 4 April 2063 will be a great day. This is the moment when genius rocket scientist Zefram Cochrane first successfully tests his warp drive. The technology …

Former Blackberry Executive Joins Apple’s Project Titan

Apple hopes this will be a fruitful addition to its car project<p>Apple is back at it again, ramping up its efforts to develop a self-driving car. The company has hired Dan Dodge, former head of Blackberry’s automotive software group, according to <i>Bloomberg</i>.<p>This hire marks a shift in strategy for …

Apple

Forget what you heard: Jupiter does not orbit the sun

ESOJupiter, the fifth planet from the sun, gas giant, and subject of the Juno mission, is huge. Huge.It's so huge, in fact, that it doesn't actually …

A record-breaking map of 1.2 million galaxies is revealing new secrets of the universe

Something like 68% of the universe is made up of dark energy, a mysterious force thought to fuel the expansion of the universe. Another 27% is dark …

Revealed: Cambodia's vast medieval cities hidden beneath the jungle

Archaeologists in Cambodia have found multiple, previously undocumented medieval cities not far from the ancient temple city of Angkor Wat, the Guardian can reveal, in groundbreaking discoveries that promise to upend key assumptions about south-east Asia’s history.<p>The Australian archaeologist Dr …

Archaeology

Possible Link Between Primordial Black Holes and Dark Matter

Dark matter is a mysterious substance composing most of the material universe, now widely thought to be some form of massive exotic particle. An …