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How to Securely Wipe Your Smartphone's Data

"Factory resetting" a device often does not prevent later users from recovering your files that were previously stored on it. Here's what you need to know.<p>Are you planning to upgrade your smartphone, to sell your old device, or to give it to a child or friend?<p>Were you planning to "factory reset" …

This App Saves Everything You’ve Ever Looked At On Your Computer

The app Atlas Recall was designed to mimic the way human brains remember.<p>The internet acts as a vast archive for our memories–a massive trove of information that we no longer have to store ourselves, because Google is often faster than our own recall.<p>But while the internet has been a boon for …

Big Data Costs Money. Big Analytics Makes Money.

The word easy is not often associated with big data, but there is at least one pretty easy answer when it comes to the question of why companies embark on big data deployments: money, whether it is making it or saving it. What may be less obvious is why, despite their best intentions, organizations …

Adding end-to-end encrypted messaging to your app just got a lot easier

Setting up encrypted communication by yourself is hard. If you’ve ever set up PGP for your email or implemented an off-the-record chat in Pidgin, you know that it can be a clunky, burdensome process. Thankfully, cryptographers are working to make it easier — and a new partnership will make it …

Apps

Encrypt Your Cloud Files With Cryptomator (Open Source, Cross-Platform)

<b>Cryptomator is a free and open source client-side encryption solution for your cloud files</b>, available for Linux, Windows and Mac OS X, as well as …

Linux

Moxie Marlinspike Makes Encryption for Everyone

The Signal developer on why the FBI and governments can’t be trusted<p>While Moxie Marlinspike doesn’t have the mainstream notoriety of Edward Snowden, the dreadlocked, free-spirited coder and cryptographer is one of the most important individuals working within today’s global tech community (and …

Privacy

Google launches TensorFlow 0.8 with support for distributed model training

Google today is announcing the release of version 0.8 of its TensorFlow open-source machine learning software. The release is significant because it supports the ability to train machine learning models on more than just a single machine.<p>TensorFlow can be used for a type of artificial intelligence …

Deep Learning

Programmers are going crazy for free Google software that creates self-learning computers

The company added the ability to run this software, known as TensorFlow, across a network of many computers — the same way that Google uses it for its own operations.<p>This means that anyone with access to a bunch of computer servers can create their own smart computer that can basically program …

Machine Learning

5 Lessons Learned from my First Year as an Entrepreneur

Every entrepreneur faces obstacles, but learning from the struggles is what makes you successful.<p><b>5 Lessons Learned from my First Year as an Entrepreneur</b><p>Although my first year as an entrepreneur was over 10 years ago, I'll never forget it. My partners and I were struggling to turn Infusionsoft into …

Entrepreneurship

Facebook Wants Everyone to Have Faster AI

Facebook wants to speed up research into artificial intelligence for everyone by making the plans for a massively powered box available to any …