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A Genius Former Hacker Explains How to Keep Your Business Safe From Cyber Attacks

Scott Duffy and Alan Taylor catch up with Walter 'Scorpion' O'Brien to chat about minimizing cyber threats for your small business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With an IQ of 197, Walter “Scorpion” O’Brien has the fifth highest intelligence in the world. After hacking …

Cyber-attacks
Internet of Things

One year on, is Australia's cybersecurity strategy on track? Experts respond

<i>Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull launched Australia’s cybersecurity strategy in April 2016, and more than one year on, there’s work to be done.</i><p><i>Upon</i> …

I promise you…

All right, cool, you might have heard about these things called promises, and while I’m loath to promise you much from this blog post, I promise I’ll …

JavaScript

Videos: 16 Games With Incredible Artificial Intelligence

This is a new video from GamingBolt that lists 16 games with incredible artificial intelligence. AI in video games is a broad term that often refers …

Deep Learning, Quintessentially

Five thought-provoking perspectives on Deep Learning<p><i>This article is a reboot for our Quintessentially series. Corsair’s Institute is committed to</i> …

Machine Learning

Python For Finance: Algorithmic Trading

<i>Originally published at</i> <i>https://www.datacamp.com/community/tutorials/finance-python-trading</i><p>Technology has become an asset in finance: financial …

Python Programming

Why Data Analysts Can’t be Beaten by Artificial Intelligence

There are many jobs in this world that are at risk of being either taken over completely or becoming heavily reliant upon artificial intelligence …

Hacker, Hack Thyself

We've read so many sad stories about communities that were fatally compromised or destroyed due to security exploits. We took that lesson to heart …

IT security

Google’s new AI can build AI’s that eclipse those created by human experts

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>It is inevitable that one day the majority, if not all, new AI’s will be created by AI’s and not humans, and that day might …

Artificial Intelligence

Ferrimagnetism in a Two-Layer Material Opens New Doors in Computing

Detecting and modifying the spins of electrons on a 2-D material's surface could enable quantum computing and data storage Illustration: University …

Nanotech

New Brown Dwarf, A Star-Planet Mix, Found By Amateur Scientists With NASA Space Images

Citizens scientists have found what experts are calling a “cold new world” — a sort of planet-star hybrid that they missed because it was too …

Scientists directly observe light-to-energy transfer in new solar cell materials

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory are now able to capture the moment less than one trillionth of a second a particle of …

Nanotech

10 brilliant medical inventions we wouldn't have had without astronauts

From robots doing surgery to invisible braces, these innovations are thanks to the space industry.<p>Nick Caplan, <i>Northumbria University, Newcastle</i> and …

Merging Black Holes Can Now Be Used To Test Quantum Gravity

During the Archean Eon of planet Earth, when life was figuring out how to harness energy from the Sun, two black holes in a distant galaxy merged with a ripple of gravitational waves. Over the next 2.9 billion years these ripples traversed a vast and empty space, while on Earth a plucky little …

Black Holes

Eight Reasons Why It's So Hard To Really Change Your Behavior

Changing our behavior is a self-engineering challenge with few equals. I’m talking about long-term, sustained change, not short-run bursts that sputter out before real change happens. Whether the change involves diet, exercise, habits, dependencies or anything else, changing behavior is one of the …

Self-help

JPA Auditing: Automatically Persisting Audit Logs Using EntityListeners

In my previous article, Spring Data JPA Auditing: Saving CreatedBy, CreatedDate, LastModifiedBy, LastModifiedDate automatically, I discussed why …

Twitter Turns to Artificial Intelligence to Build a Better User Experience

AI is helping Twitter keep users' interest.<p><b>Twitter</b> (NYSE:TWTR) is trying to build a better experience for its users. The goal is to increase user …

Artificial Intelligence

Top 7 Most Popular JavaScript Frameworks in 2018

JavaScript is one of the most popular programming languages and with the rise of Node.js, it has grown in popularity for both front-end as well as …

JavaScript

Russian scientists develop world's first quantum-proof blockchain

A major Russian bank has successfully tested a blockchain that cannot be hacked - even by a quantum computer.<p>Russian computer scientists have …

Ask Ethan: What Does The Edge Of The Universe Look Like?

13.8 billion years ago, the Universe as we know it began with the hot Big Bang. Over that time, space itself has expanded, the matter has undergone gravitational attraction, and the result is the Universe we see today. But as vast as it all is, there’s a limit to what we can see. Beyond a certain …

Neutrons

These new images of Jupiter show its clouds in stunning detail

Damn, Jupiter looks sexy.<p>After nearly a year in orbit, the Juno spacecraft is starting to crack some of Jupiter’s many mysteries.<p>This week, the journals <i>Science</i> and <i>Geophysical Research Letters</i> published the first batch of scientific findings about Jupiter, based on Juno’s trips there. Discoveries …

Astronomy
Nanotech
Quantum Mechanics

IBM beats quantum computing power record | V3

IBM has progressed further along the path to quantum computing, having built and tested two new devices far in advance of its previous best 5-qubit …

Artificial intelligence and quantum computing aid cyber crime fight

You enter your password incorrectly too many times and get locked out of your account; your colleague sets up access to her work email on a new …

Artificial Intelligence

How Do You Code for a Quantum Computer?

The coders of tomorrow may be bug-checking the multiverse.<p>Ever since the invention of the computer, coders have been working in the medium of 1s and …

Quantum Computing

Introducing The 'Chit' - The World's First One-Bit Chemical Hard Drive

Storing data in chemicals.<p>In classical computing, information is stored in bits that are read by physical phenomena such as electricity. You might …

Chemistry

IBM Edge Ahead of the Rest in the Quantum Computing Race

There’s no stopping them now, and I don’t just mean IBM. Many a company are involved in the race to be the first to achieve quantum supremacy, but …

Google Plans to Demonstrate the Supremacy of Quantum Computing

By the end of 2017, Google hopes to make a 49-qubit chip that will prove quantum computers can beat classical machines Photo: Erik Lucero Photo: Erik …

Quantum Computing