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10 products from CES 2018 I would buy today

LAS VEGAS—What happens in Vegas doesn't always stay in Vegas — at least hopefully not for a bunch of the products showcased here last week.<p>Some of the technology that debuts at CES, the annual consumer electronics show, turns out to be “vaporware,” that is, it will never make a commercial debut for …

Gear & Gadgets

How machine learning engineers can detect and debug algorithmic bias

Ben Lorica, O'Reilly's chief data scientist, has posted slides and notes from his talk at last December's Strata Data Conference in Singapore, "We …

Machine Learning

10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective On Artificial Intelligence's Growth

• There has been a 14X increase in the number of active AI startups since 2000.<br>• Investment into AI start-ups by venture capitalists has increased 6X since 2000.<br>• The share of jobs requiring AI skills has grown 4.5X since 2013.<p>These and many other fascinating insights are from Stanford University’s …

Artificial Intelligence

This $48 Home Security Camera Can Tell Friends And Family Apart From Intruders

Security cameras are quickly becoming a smart home staple in many family homes. However, many affordable cameras can’t tell apart your family and …

Genius

How to Learn to See Like a Camera

I've said over and over that there is a natural eye and a photographic eye, and the two are not always made to take in the world the same way. This …

Cameras

Progressive Web Apps (PWA) may be the great equalizer for Microsoft, Google and Apple

The current app model is robust and thriving but has shortcomings.<p>Millions of available apps make discoverability difficult, developers find building …

Open Source Weekly: Microsoft + Open Source

<i>5-minute read + demos</i><p>We’re back from a holiday hiatus and there’s lots to catch up on, including this week’s release of PowerShell Core 6.0, which is …

6 DevOps Trends to Be Aware of in 2018

DevOps has evolved big time since many of us thought it was just a buzzword. Now we know that is a myth. DevOps has become a main focus and has been …

Why newbie coders should start with Python

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

CES 2018: NVIDIA Scores 4 Big Wins in Driverless Vehicles -- Including With Uber, VW, and Baidu

The graphics processing units (GPU) specialist is speeding ahead in the autonomous vehicle artificial intelligence (AI) tech race.<p><b>NVIDIA</b> …

Autonomous Cars
Stop Motion
Stop Motion

The Coolest Things Opening in America in 2018

If you like to travel, you’re probably getting used to the new normal of cheap flights to Europe. We get it. Discount airlines are shrinking the …

Computer Hacking

Bad Weather Ruining Your Shot? Here's How to Fix It in Post

You can't control the weather, but you <i>can</i> control the way it looks in your image if you know a few tricks in post.As filmmakers, we try to prepare …

Weather

What the Hell Is HDR -- and Is It Worth Buying a New TV For?

Hollywood tech enthusiasts call HDR the true big leap of the 4K era, but is it really worth the hype?<p>If in the past couple years you’ve gone shopping …

Televisions

Applied Data Science with Python

How the Specialization Works<p>Take Courses<p>A Coursera Specialization is a series of courses that helps you master a skill. To begin, enroll in the …

Get a first look at Tom Hardy in ‘Venom’

As Eddie Brock, anyway.<p>Sony launches its own Marvel Universe this year with <i>Venom</i> and fans have now got their first look at Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock / …

Construction

Why are there so few female engineers?

<b>Fewer than one in 10 engineers in the UK is female - the lowest percentage in Europe, according to the Women's Engineering Society. Latvia, Bulgaria and Cyprus lead with nearly 30%. Here, two pioneering female engineers at Oxford University explain what drives them.</b><p><b>Priyanka Dhopade</b> was named as one …

Engineering

The first Lightning-based wireless Qi charger is here

But there’s no fast charging<p>LXORY isn’t exactly a major company in the wireless charging business, but they’ve managed to become the first to release a wireless charger with an input for Apple’s Lightning cables, via <i>9to5Mac</i>.<p>Almost every other charger out there uses either MicroUSB, USB-C, or a …

Wireless Charging

The robots of CES 2018: Cuteness reigns supreme

But we also saw the foundation for substantial innovation.<p>At first, I was annoyed with all of the buzz generated by Sony's Aibo. I dismissed Aibo as just a robot dog, and worse, a robot dog we've seen before -- Sony's original robot pet went on sale in 1999. But as cute dogs tend to do, Aibo …

Robotics

Using Facts, Not Fact-Checking, To Fight Fake News

I was recently on a bus where I encountered a woman of a type I hear about often but rarely see in real life. She was white, in her late 50s or so. …

Journalism

Canon Can’t Tell This Photo Contains Stolen Elements

Canon generated some controversy this week by widely sharing a photo that contained portions taken without permission from a shot by photographer …

Social Media

Report: Five microservices trends you should know about

Microservices is moving away from just a buzz term to a proven strategy in the software development industry. As more organizations begin to adopt …

Microservices

The 3 Best Artificial Intelligence Stocks of 2017

Adobe, NVIDIA, and Micron are well positioned to benefit from the AI revolution.<p>Over the course of the last few years, the world has embarked on a …

Artificial Intelligence

Things You Can Do Right Now To Immediately Improve Your Photography

If you want to take better photos (who doesn't?), this article is for you...Becoming a better photographer doesn't have to be difficult, confusing, …

Shutter Speed

The week in wildlife – in pictures

Rockhopper penguins, bleeding heart baboons and a flying fox are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world

Wildlife

Your pictures: Nights out

Brecon Beacons

The Eye and The Lens: The Balance of Being Present and Capturing the Moment

I’m a storyteller. I love sharing experiences with others. Fortunately, we live in a time where we are <i>never</i> without a camera. Whether we’re …

Stunning Pictures of Neon Reflects on Puddles

Slava Thisset, known as<i>Local Preacher</i>, is a true detail specialist. As witnesses the <i>Wet Neons</i> series, where the photographer travels the streets of …

Photography

Skype finally gets end-to-end encryption, thanks to Signal

Microsoft has partnered with Signal, the secure messaging app that counts whistleblower Edward Snowden among its fans, to add end-to-encryption to Skype.<p>That means that all your chat, files and audio messages will be securely transmitted through the service, and they’ll only be readable to you and …

Privacy