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Zero-sum games are turning AIs into powerful creative tools

In 2018, a new kind of AI will show off its ability to produce artworks that can not only imitate old masters but which can take off in startling new …

AI can now listen to individuals in a crowd

WHY THIS MATTERS<p>This new breakthrough will let our Connected Home devices hear us better, but on the other it also gives organisations the ability to …

Artificial Intelligence

2 Top AI Stocks to Buy Now

Start with these two and stick with them over the long term.<p>There's plenty of upside to the broad artificial intelligence (AI) market for investors. …

For the first time ever, scientists boosted human memory with a brain implant

A Bionic Memory Boost<p>With everyone from Elon Musk to MIT to the U.S. Department of Defense researching brain implants, it seems only a matter of time …

Alzheimer's Disease

How Hollywood techniques and VR are changing the field of neuroscience

We’re all familiar with the CGI used in big-budget Hollywood movies. When used properly, this technology can help bring even the most fantastical of …

Virtual Reality

Apple CEO Tim Cook gave a shout-out to a $100-per-year app for doctors — here's what it does

Apple CEO Tim Cook isn't a doctor, but he talked about a piece of medical software, VisualDx, during Apple's most recent earnings call.<p>It was an interesting choice of an app to highlight. Apple has deep ambition to break into the health and medical worlds, but although VisualDx is available to …

Machine Learning

The mostly complete chart of Neural Networks, explained

The zoo of neural network types grows exponentially. One needs a map to navigate between many emerging architectures and approaches.<p>Fortunately, …

Data Structures and Algorithms (DSA): The Intuitive Guide

<b>This is not a freaking textbook.</b> No confusing academic jargon. No long lists of properties to memorize. No proofs. Because that stuff doesn't help …

Voice and facial recognition could help AI surpass humans in emotional intelligence

I’ve spent a number of years studying artificial intelligence, and, until recently, I believed emotional intelligence would remain one of the core advantages left to humans after AI takes over most tasks requiring memorization and logic.<p>The more I have looked into this area, however, the more …

WARNING: Google Says the Watermarks That “Protect” Your Images Can Be Automatically Erased

Many photographers use visible watermarks on the images they post online or license through stock photo agencies as a means of protecting their …

Val.ai lets self-driving cars bid for parking spots

Where will self-driving cars go once they drop you off? In big cities, parking can be expensive and take forever to find. But TechCrunch Disrupt NY hackathon team Val.ai built a way for autonomous vehicles to participate in auctions for nearby parking spaces.<p>When a self-driving car needs to park …

Take 2 Minutes to Flatten Your Abs With This Ultrafast Workout

With slider discs (or wash cloths or paper plates), and just a small amount of space to move, you'll whip through this lightning-fast ab workout, targeting your obliques, lower abs, and that "six-pack zone."<p>Four moves, 30 seconds each, and you don't even have to stand up — all these moves are on …

Workouts

Creating a Lambda State Machine - AWS Step Functions

Creating a Lambda State Machine<p>In this tutorial you'll create an AWS Step Functions state machine that uses a AWS Lambda function to implement a Task …

Review of Popular Trends and Tools for Developers in 2016

Software technology is constantly evolving, and internet users as well as people creating digital products expect innovations and progress in this …

JavaScript

How to Eat Healthier So You Feel Stronger and More Energized in 2018!

If you're trying to eat healthier this year, here are 26 tips and tricks to inspire you to eat more healthy foods and to actually enjoy doing it!

Healthy Eating

We don’t understand how AI make most decisions, so now algorithms are explaining themselves

Self-awareness, or the ability to understand and explain oneself, is one of the largest divides between artificial and human intelligence. While we may not fully understand ourselves, we can offer up a rationale for our decisions in most cases. On the other hand, AI algorithms are usually only …

Artificial Intelligence

Lucid Motors unveils Tesla-killer electric car that can drive 400 miles on a single charge

Automakers are starting to catch up to Tesla by launching longer-range electric vehicles – and Lucid Motors is one of the most promising start-ups to …

Rayton Solar

Updates<p>Rayton Solar to Present at CES as Finalist in ‘Extreme Tech Challenge’<p>6 months ago<p><i>Company to Demonstrate Technology to Leading Innovators,</i> …

Solar Power

Will the man running a sex party like a startup be able to leave anyone satisfied?

On a Sunday afternoon at 2pm, I rang one of the three new buzzers outside a four-story townhouse in a trendy Brooklyn neighborhood. I had booked an interview with libertine fashion/tech entrepreneur Daniel Saynt to ask him—amidst swirling controversy and rumors—whether he still thought he could …

The French government created an algorithm that ranks the world's best restaurants — here are the top 23

La Liste, which was released in December 2016, is run by former French foreign minister and current Deputy Chairman of the country's Tourism Promotion Board Philippe Faure. According to its website, it is "an algorithm-based aggregator of food guides and reviews, crafting the perfect ranking of the …

Ice Cream

Are You Ready to Drive on Solar Panel Roadways?

By Bruce Lieberman<p>Anyone who's taken a road trip knows how intensely the sun can beat down on the roadway. Could all those rays be converted to solar …

Clean Energy

Oakley’s Radar Pace Sunglasses Help Runners and Cyclists Train Smarter

<b>Using state-of-the-art speech technology, these smart sunglasses come with a built-in coach that tracks workouts, monitors biometric data and</b> …

Here's what one top VC firm predicts will happen to tech startups in 2017

This November, we gathered our global founders and CEOs in San Francisco for our Accel Connect event. For part of the day, we discussed the current environment, independent of founders' stage, as well as the changing requirements for building great, enduring companies. It's a day we look forward to …

12 Top-Secret Tips From the Happiest Couples in the World

<i>YourTango explains how to keep the spark alive for years to come.</i><p>We all know that relationships take work, and there are several key behaviors that …

The 6X6 Brutality Workout

Do you think you're tough? Do you think you're invincible and have faced your greatest workout challenge? If those are true, congratulations - you're …

Prenatal Development