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Machine Learning’s ‘Amazing’ Ability to Predict Chaos

Half a century ago, the pioneers of chaos theory discovered that the “butterfly effect” makes long-term prediction impossible. Even the smallest …

Machine Learning

5 Investing Apps That Make Money Without You Thinking About It

It's time you got a rounding-up, socially responsible, Wall Street occupying investment app.<p>Making money without thinking about it has never been …

Investing

The Top 50 Cryptos With Moon Potential In 2018 | Top 25 Large & Small Cap Picks With Highest Upside

Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology have become incredibly popular amongst individual and institutional investors across the globe. For those …

Blockchain

The Rocket Fuel Rivalry Shaping the Future of Spaceflight

The red-hot debate over rocket fuel inside a bastion of solid fuel power.<p>Rocket science, it turns out, is no different from the rest of society. People have divided themselves up into two tribes.<p>When it comes to space launches, there are two basic options for rocket fuel, solid and liquid. Solid …

Space Travel

If your computer has slowed, you might be mining crypto coins for someone else — here's how to stop it

Good news: Virtually all traditional types of malware declined in the past few months. Not so good: mainly because hackers are more interested in using your computer to help them mine cryptocurrencies.<p>It's likely you, or your employer, aren't even aware it's happening. Malware miners latch onto …

Android Phones

Breakingviews - Review: The ultimate truth about blockchain | Reuters

HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - These days, the innovation known as blockchain is almost always mentioned in association with two things. First, as the technology that underpins bitcoin, and second as the brainchild of Satoshi Nakamoto, the anonymous person – or persons – who issued the white …

Blockchain

Smart people are not always the best investors

MIT 6.S191: Introduction to Deep Learning

MIT 6.S191: Introduction to Deep Learning is an introductory course offered formally offered at MIT and open-sourced on the course website. The class …

Deep Learning

Bill Gates Wants You to Watch These 9 TED Talks

You can read what Gates called "one of the most important" books he's ever read, or you can watch these short but amazing TED Talks.<p>In an interview published in <i>Time</i> magazine earlier today, Bill Gates said that the late Hans Rosling's book <i>Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why</i> …

Self-improvement

Make money moves: 30 simple ways to grow richer and smarter each day of Financial Literacy Month

Pop quiz: Will checking your credit report hurt your credit score?<p>The answer, luckily, is no. While “hard” inquiries for new credit (when you’re …

Personal Finance

A Technical Lesson In Bitcoin

This week’s <i>Newsweek</i> headline, predicting Bitcoin valued at $30,000 by the end of the year, certainly caught my attention, and I wasn’t alone. The past few weeks have been full of articles predicting higher and higher highs for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. I was very surprised to see that …

Trading

World's Best Honey Garlic Pork Chops Recipe

"A quick and simple grilled pork chop that everyone will love featuring a simple and easy glaze."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup ketchup<p>2 2/3 tablespoons honey<p>2 …

Cooking

Hacking Windows 10: How to Break into Somebody's Computer Without a Password (Exploiting the System)

After a hacker has configured Metasploit on a remote private server, created a resource script for automation, and created a simple payload, he or …

Cybersecurity

40 Party Dips and Spreads for Any Occasion

When you're planning a party, the easiest way to keep guests satisfied is to offer dips and spreads. These simple appetizers allow everyone to snack …

Cooking

TensorFlow Tutorial For Beginners

<i>Originally published at</i> <i>https://www.datacamp.com/community/tutorials/tensorflow-tutorial</i><p>Deep learning is a subfield of machine learning that is a set …

Deep Learning

Alphabet's Outline lets you run your own self-hosted VPN for free

Jigsaw, an incubator that’s part of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge.<p>As an initiative from the human-rights-focused Jigsaw, Outline is being billed as a tool to help journalists …

VPNs

Everything you need to know about the complex relationship between Ripple and cryptocurrency XRP

LONDON — XRP, often known as Ripple, is the world's third-biggest cryptocurrency and worth over $30 billion.<p>XRP shares a logo, and the name Ripple, with Ripple Labs, a payments company using blockchain technology for cross-border transfers.<p>Both the currency and the company were founded by the same …

Cryptocurrency

27 Easy Pasta Recipes That Don't Use Sauce From A Jar, Because You Deserve Better

You want to make dinner with your eyes closed and both hands tied behind your back, right? It’s just a guess, based on the internet’s mass hysteria over sheet pan dinner recipes and 3-ingredient weeknight wonders.<p>There’s only one problem with recipes prepared by blindfolded, shackled cooks: They …

Cooking

Our Best Twice Baked Potato Recipes

A twice baked potato is the perfect fusion between a baked potato and a mashed potato filling for a singular bite of intensely wonderful potato …

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

Machine Learning

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

3 Ways to Play Cryptocurrencies Without Buying Them

You don't have to buy bitcoins or other cryptocurrencies to profit from their popularity.<p>There's a good chance you've heard about bitcoin and the …

Top 5 Best Bitcoin Mining Rigs: Compare, Buy and Save

First of all, mining Bitcoin directly simply isn’t profitable. Multiple sources report that it just can’t be done. You could get an Antminer S9, the …

10 Free Must-Read Machine Learning E-Books For Data Scientists AI Engineers

Introduction<p>So you love reading but can’t afford to splurge too much money on books? Quite a lot of the data science and machine learning books out …

Machine Learning

10 Good Financial Rules of Thumb

Rules of thumb can be a good approximate guideline for decisions, and there are tons of money rules that aim to get your finances on track. While …

Spiced Beef Kabobs with Herbed Cucumber and Tomato Salad Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Soak skewers in water 30 minutes. Meanwhile, place bread and water to cover in a small bowl; let stand 10 minutes. Using hands, …

Country Lifestyle

A Very Brief History Of Blockchain Technology Everyone Should Read

When Satoshi Nakamoto, whose true identity is still unknown, released the whitepaper Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System in 2008 that described a “purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” known as Bitcoin, blockchain technology made its public debut. Blockchain, the technology …

Blockchain

This Classic Italian Dish Is a One-Pot Pasta You Need to Try

Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil over high heat. Add the linguine and cook until 2 minutes before al dente, about 8 minutes or …

Clams

Ginger-scallion magic sauce is 100 percent boss

Photo: Kevin Pang<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i> This is …

Food & Dining

Schizophrenia patients calmed by video game

<b>People with schizophrenia can be trained by playing a video game to control the part of the brain linked to verbal hallucinations, researchers say.</b><p>Patients in a small study were able to land a rocket in the game when it was connected to the brain region sensitive to speech and human voices.<p>In time, …

The Brain