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Hacker News

Counting Foot Traffic Over IP Webcams with Machine Learning<br>(Discussion on HN - http://bit.ly/2BdwWA6)

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Gender and verbs across 100,000 stories: a tidy analysis

<b>Previously in this series</b><p>I was fascinated by my colleague Julia Silge’s recent blog post on what verbs tend to occur after “he” or “she” in several …

I Am A Victim Of Injustice Accuses Ravindra Gaikwad | Full Speech In Parliament

The Birth Of A Blockchain: From Ripples To Making 'Crypto' Waves

Sasha Ivanov is the founder of Waves Platform, a powerful new blockchain application that is already attracting the interest of businesses and entrepreneurs. But what does it take to create a cryptocurrency, and why would you want to in any case? What follows may intrigue you.<p>Back in 2008 an …

Political parties depositing old notes exempt from tax

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The New York Times

The 280-Year-Old Algorithm Inside Google Trips

Posted by Bogdan Arsintescu, Software Engineer & Sreenivas Gollapudi, Kostas Kollias, Tamas Sarlos and Andrew Tomkins, Research Scientists<br>Algorithms …

Mathematics

Hey Jerkwater: Do your math on TSLA…

Here at Social Capital we’ve been watching Tesla for many years. We originally tried to get cute on valuation and almost had our faces ripped off. …

Spending Money to Make Money…aka Stock-based Compensation…aka Listen up, Founders!

There has been a lot of talk recently about why LinkedIn sold to Microsoft. One of the more popular theories about why they sold was around …

HaaS and the future of TSLA…

Part of what makes it fun to work at Social Capital is the amount of time we take to think through the broad continuum of technology. The impacts of …

China’s dominance in fintech extends to its ‘unicorns’

China is leading the world in its embrace of financial technology, or fintech, even at the early development stage, according to a report published …

Venture Capital

10 Books Every Investor Should Read

When it comes to learning about investment, the internet is one of the fastest, most up-to-date ways to make your way through the jungle of …

Coursera for Business launches to tap the billion-dollar corporate e-learning market

Online education company Coursera has launched a new business-focused offering aimed at giving enterprises a direct pipeline for training and development resources.<p>Founded out of Mountain View, California in 2012, Coursera partners with universities and other educational institutions to serve more …

Coursera

Operation Gibraltar: The Pakistani troops who infiltrated Kashmir to start a rebellion

<b>In August 1965, what looked like an indigenous uprising spread like a jungle fire across the part of Kashmir under Indian control. A month later, India invaded Pakistan in what Pakistanis call an "unprovoked" move. Since the war ended in stalemate, Pakistan holds a victory pageant each year on 6</b> …

Student projects leapfrog governments and industry in ‘Data Science for Social Good’ program

Big data is hardly new at this point — nor has it wrought anywhere near its potential effects on many companies and institutions insulated by inertia and red tape. A summer program at the University of Washington called Data Science for Good shows that fresh eyes and good code can make more in 10 …

University of Washington

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Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer on Selling a Company While Trying to Turn It Around

The CEO talks corporate motherhood, shareholders with competing priorities, and the struggle to make good choices great.<p>Interview by Max Chafkin | …

In Deal With Didi, Uber Frees Itself to Expand in Other Markets

Uber Technologies Inc. is selling its China operations to fierce rival Didi Chuxing, ending an expensive price war and freeing it up to focus on …

Tencent Holdings

Twitter now has a night mode on Android

Twitter may finally have found the feature that gets people excited about its service again: night mode. Twitter is launching a night mode feature on Android today that switches most of the interface from white to a really deep blue. It looks nice, and I have no doubt that a lot of people will use …

4-Year-Old Whose Prosthetic Leg Was Stolen Gets New 'Ghostbusters'-Themed Limb, Free Trip to Disneyland

A 4-year-old California boy whose prosthetic leg was was stolen at a beach this past weekend was surprised on Wednesday with a new …

Mobileye Brakes After Saying It's No Longer Working With Tesla

<b>Mobileye</b> (MBLY) stock fell sharply Tuesday after the company disclosed that its partnership with <b>Tesla Motors</b> (TSLA) was ending.<p>Mobileye executives …

Tesla

Here's how startups are outsmarting Siri and Alexa

Small companies are finding ways to compete in AI, even without big data<p>Nearly every big tech company now offers a digital assistant powered by artificial intelligence. Apple has Siri, Facebook has M, Microsoft has Cortana, Amazon has Alexa, and Google has, well, Google. The success of these …

Mozilla could get $1 billion if Yahoo is purchased

Yahoo is up for grabs, and there are some big hitters trying to get the former champion of search. In an odd twist of fate, the biggest winner in all of this may actually be Mozilla, who stand to reap a billion dollar payday.<p>Recode has discovered a clause in Mozilla’s contract with Yahoo stating …

Mozilla

How Data Nerds Found A 131-Year-Old Sunken Treasure

The SS Central America, a steamer carrying a cache of gold, sank off the southeast coast of the United States in 1857. Part mystery, part adventure …