Ryan Backa

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The Best Python Books for All Skill Levels

Just about every year is a good year to be investing in Python learning, whether you are a beginner or an expert. Employment opportunities are …

Python Programming

DeepSchool.io: Deep Learning Learning

What I truly envision for deep school is that this will build a whole lot of Meetup nodes across the world where people will learn, mentor and …

Machine Learning

Computer Vision by Andrew Ng - 11 Lessons Learned

I recently completed Andrew Ng’s computer vision course on Coursera. In this article, I will discuss 11 key lessons that I learned in the course.

Deep Learning

Starting a Business? What You Must Do From Day 1

If you don't build a capability early in your startup, you're unlikely to get to it later.<p>In 2013, when my co-founder and I started Iodine, we--like pretty much any startup--suffered from certain delusions of grandeur. Our slick slide deck touted our esteemed<br>pedigrees, our unfair advantages, and …

10 Must Listen Podcasts on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML)

Share28<p>Tweet<p>Share311<p>+1<p>Shares 339<p>Artificial Intelligence and machine learning is progressing rapidly, with key advancements ranging from virtual …

How to Kill Your Team's Motivation Without Really Trying

You are not a team because you work together, you are a team because you respect, trust and care for each other.<p>When it comes to motivation, everyone thinks they are the expert--there are hundreds of blogs, articles and books on the subject.<p>It's a genuine problem in a lot of organizations--I have …


Need a Startup Idea? This VC Is Giving His Away Free

Looking for startup inspiration? Feel free to steal one of these business ideas.<p>According to startup luminaries like Mark Zuckerberg and Y Combinator founder Paul Graham, the best way to come up with startup ideas is to solve your own problems or set out to change your own little corner of the …

Mark Zuckerberg

Machine Learning Top 10 Articles for the Past Month.

<i>In this observation, we ranked nearly 1,750 articles posted in August 2016 about machine learning, deep learning and AI.</i><p>Since an early flush of …

Building multiple flavors of an Android app

Before we discuss how to build multiple flavors of an app, it’s important to understand why and when you might need multiple flavors. As an app developer, you can run into the “not so unique” situation where you (or your team) would like to release a given app using a new brand name, logo and/or …

Software Development

Creating a WebGL Game with Unity 5 and JavaScript

<i>This article was peer reviewed by Nilson Jacques Collins, Marc Towler and Matt Burnett. Thanks to all of SitePoint’s peer reviewers for making</i> …

An introduction to Unity3D for easy Android game development

Want to create a game for Android? Chances are that it’s a lot simpler than you probably imagine, you just need to find the right tools. Unity3D is just such a tool that gives you access to a professional-grade game engine and streamlines the development process enough to be suitable for complete …

Game Development

How I Taught Myself to Code in Eight Weeks

To a lot of non-developers, learning to code seems like an impossibly daunting task. However, thanks to a number of great resources that have …


The 20 best business books of 2015

From a biography of Elon Musk to a look inside Google's management structure and an introduction to behavioral economics, we've picked our favorite business books of 2015.

Peter Diamandis