Sundiatta Small

10 Flips | 4 Magazines | 4 Likes | 3 Following | @SundiattaSmall | 19 years old. Newly interested in computer technology. I believe the world can be as beautiful or as horrible as we choose and I work towards beauty.

Uniqlo is using neuroscience to help you find the perfect shirt

Have you ever walked into a store and been overwhelmed by choice? Well, Uniqlo wants to read your brain and help you quit waffling.<p>On Wednesday, the …

Why You Should Just Learn JavaScript Already

It's pretty clear which programming language you should tackle first.<p>You’ve decided to learn a programming language. That’s great. Good for you. Time …

Programming

Spectacular Facial Hairstyles at the 2015 World Beard and Moustache Championships

Extravagant facial hair of all shapes and sizes were gathered in the alpine town of Leogang, Austria over the past weekend for the 2015 World Beard and Moustache Championships. With over 300 men from 20 different countries displaying their feats of personal grooming, the parade of bearded gentlemen …

IA map shows human-intelligence tech is surging

In the five years since Apple introduced iPhone owners to the mobile personal assistant called Siri, we humans have grown much more comfortable using our own words to take command of devices. In this age of big data, analytics, and constant surveillance, it’s the least that we can do to push for …

Ray Kurzweil: In The 2030s, Nanobots In Our Brains Will Make Us 'Godlike'

Once we're cyborgs, he says, we'll be funnier, sexier and more loving.<p>Futurist and inventor Ray Kurzweil predicts humans are going to develop emotions and characteristics of higher complexity as a result of connecting their brains to computers.<p>“We’re going to be funnier. We’re going to be sexier. …

Apple has bought 2 artificial-intelligence companies in 4 days

Bloomberg reports that Apple has bought Perceptio, a company that makes image-recognition technology for smartphones, its second AI deal in four days.<p>Perceptio was developing "deep learning" technology for smartphones, that allowed phones to independently identify images without relying on external …