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Mozilla releases dataset and model to lower voice-recognition barriers

The browser maker has collected nearly 500 hours of speech to help voice-recognition projects get off the ground.<p>Mozilla has released its Common …

How to Start a Tech Company If You Don't Know That Much About Tech

After problems with devshops and struggling to get the product to where he knew it had to be, Drew Meagher didn't give up.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneur Network partner Jason Saltzman likes asking all of his guests about a difficult time in their …

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

6 Honest Truths About Failure That All Entrepreneur Should Know | Inc.com

One of the biggest factors holding back new and aspiring entrepreneurs is the fear of failure.<p>The reality is that the vast majority of successful entrepreneurs have, at one point or another, failed at some kind of business challenge. Personally, I have had more business failures than business …

Entrepreneurship

Six questions startups should ask before hiring an SEO specialist

<b>Q: How will you launch our SEO effort?</b><p><b>Anna:</b> That’s the number one question to ask any potential SEO specialist. This inquiry will immediately demonstrate if the expert is competent in SEO. Start-ups should check whether this person takes into consideration many factors when they hire.<p>During an …

Startups

Here’s what the top accelerators in North America are funding

Joanna Glasner Contributor<p>Joanna Glasner is a reporter for Crunchbase.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Not a minimalist? Startups will gladly store, manage and deliver your items<br>• The state of the unicorn<p>The top startup accelerators have a history of seeing the future in ideas that sounded silly at the …

Researchers create 'time crystals' envisioned by Princeton scientists

Time crystals may sound like something from science fiction, having more to do with time travel or Dr. Who. These strange materials—in which atoms …

Quantum Mechanics

Here is how you (really) raise funding.

I’m just back from beautiful Lake Tahoe. I was part of one of my favorite events in Silicon Valley, “The Lift.” It’s a small and off-the-record …

Stop Whining About CEO Pay. Artificial Intel Geniuses Are the New Uber Rich

Finally, the planet’s busybodies can quit complaining about the unfairness of fat CEO pay packages. A new highly-paid individual worth envying has materialized: the artificial intelligence expert.<p>As corporate CEOs struggle to make ends meet on pay in the millions and tens of millions, top AI …

Artificial Intelligence

Foreign governments are dumping Treasurys like never before

Some, like China and Saudi Arabia, are unloading their foreign exchange reserves to counteract capital flight, prop up their own currencies, or defend a currency peg.<p>Others might sell US Treasuries because QE is over and yields are rising as the Fed has embarked on ending its eight years of …

Sorry, Einstein - Physicists Just Reinforced The Reality of Quantum Weirdness in The Universe

There's no avoiding that "spooky action at a distance."<p>One of the strangest phenomena you're likely to come across in all of science is quantum …

How a bot could automate 80% of startup investment screening

I have a 100-step checklist that I use to screen new investments. I’ve backed about 70 companies, but I’ve evaluated 40x that many — a dizzying amount of research. The fact is, a bot could do 80 percent of that work for me. After all, I have a series of questions, and I need to fill in answers. …

Venture Capital

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

Machine Vision Helps Spot New Drug Treatments - MIT Technology Review

Web users searching for photos and cops looking for suspects in video already benefit from software that understands the content of images. Chris …

This portable MIDI controller is like having a music studio in your pocket

<i>Ask Audio</i> calls the Minim mobile music maker an “engineering masterpiece,” and it’s easy to see why.<p>For all the music lovers and dreamers, this …

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<i>This is the second article in a series on "Entrepreneurship After the Election" that is running on Inc.com this week. Today, Elizabeth Gore speaks to Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas) about the intersection of technology, entrepreneurship and politics.</i><p><b>You have a heavy technology background, which is rare in</b> …

Innovation

Researchers may have uncovered an algorithm that explains intelligence

What if a simple algorithm were all it took to program tomorrow’s artificial intelligence to think like humans?<p>According to a paper published in the journal Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, it may be that easy — or difficult. Are you a glass-half-full or half-empty kind of person?<p>Researchers …

Artificial Intelligence

New neural-network algorithm learns directly from human instructions instead of examples

Conventional neural-network image-recognition algorithm trained to recognize human hair (left), compared to the more precise heuristically trained …

Machine Learning

Study Deep Learning And Artificial Intelligence Online Now

We welcome our new robot overlords.<p>Artificial intelligence is getting faster, smarter, and more common all the time, but how does AI learn how to …

Comment on Google’s New AI Gets Smarter Thanks to a Working Memory by Kyle Webster

I might be able to clear up a little confusion here Tony. CPUs and computers in general have a relatively specific way that they utilize random …

Emerging Technology

You Can Turn Almost Any Object Into a Computer - And It Could Completely Change AI

How to computerise water.<p>The latest chip in the iPhone 7 has 3.3 billion transistors packed into a piece of silicon around the size of a small coin. …

The Most Popular Programming Languages of 2016

<b>By Jake Widman</b><p>Our annual look at the relative popularity of programming languages reveals that while Java still rules, other options are catching up …

Code Your Own AI Assistant Using Python

<b>Code Your Own AI Assistant Using Python Language with Easy Steps, An AI Like JARVIS</b><p>As his 2016’s challenge, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark …

Using jQuery UI to create an Accordion

The accordion is an expandable collapsable container layout which takes less space within the page. It is divided into multiple sections or parts and …

jQuery

The founder of a startup acquired by Amazon for a reported $26 million is now investing in AI

William Tunstall-Pedoe sold Evi Technologies, his voice recognition startup to Amazon in 2012, for an undisclosed amount that TechCrunch reported to be around $26 million (£20 million).<p>Following the acquisition, Tunstall-Pedoe became part of the Amazon family. However, his investment activities …

KFC secret recipe revealed? Colonel Sanders' nephew shows off list of 11 herbs and spices

It may well count as one of corporate America’s most closely guarded secrets, but the recipe for KFC’s signature ‘original’ fried chicken may just …

This New Technology Revolutionizes Automation

“Hey Ben, what’s the coolest tech around?”<p>“Smart air conditioning, of course!”<p>Besides smart thermostats that connect to Wi-Fi so you can control the …

Part-2: Error Analysis — The Wild West. Algorithms to Improve #NeuralNetwork Accuracy.

Wyatt Earp was the most famous lawman in the Wild West who is glorified beyond means for his abilities as a fearless gunman. He may not have been the …