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A Beginner’s Guide to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Though the word is often used broadly, not all forms of therapy are alike. Many people, when they refer to a therapist, are talking about traditional …

Cognitive Science

Mightier is helping calm kids down through mobile games

Learning how to regulate your emotions is a fundamental skill, but it can be tough for kids, especially those with challenging behaviors, oppositional disorder, ADHD and autism. Mightier, by Neuromotion Labs, is a gaming platform that teaches kids a valuable set of emotion management skills using …

17 Inspiring Quotes From Stephen Hawking

Sadly, Stephen Hawking died today at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, this morning Hawking passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live after he was …

What Retail Can Teach Health Care About Digital Strategy

Retailers know they have to find the right blend of digital convenience and in-person service. Consider Walmart’s latest advertising campaign in which customers gleefully place orders online and through its app, selecting to receive smart-looking blue boxes on their doorsteps or seamlessly pick up …

Adobe Lightroom uses AI to edit your photos like a pro

Many photo editing apps have an auto-adjust feature that can improve photos, but pros tend to steer clear of it for a reason -- it's more of a vague guess than an informed edit based on experience. Wouldn't it be nice if it learned from the pros? It does now. Adobe has released updates to Lightroom …

Tutorials

This Is Why All Companies Need An AI Strategy Today

<i>The following is a guest post by Rita C. Waite, a Growth Strategy & Investments Manager at Juniper Networks.</i>Artificial Intelligence (AI) is …

Here’s your complete guide to digital marketing in 2017

This new online training tool may provide the resume boost you’ve been looking for<p>The field of digital marketing is extremely, well, vague. From copywriters to data analysts to coders, nearly any professional in the digital realm could be performing digital marketing tasks at this very moment. The …

Everything you need to know about the JPEG-killing HEIF format Apple is adopting

HEIF is the new photo format that Apple is using to replace JPEG. And it probably will replace JPEGs, because the iPhone is the most popular, most-used camera in the world, and as of iOS 11, most iPhones will be switching from JPEG to HEIF.<p>But what is HEIF? What makes it better than JPEG? And what …

The Right Way to Hold People Accountable

John* was doing his best to be calm, but his frustration was palpable. Jeanine was explaining that there was little chance her group was going to …

How to Practice Mindfulness Throughout Your Work Day

You probably know the feeling all too well: You arrive at the office with a clear plan for the day and then, in what feels like just a moment, you …

Deep Learning Papers Reading Roadmap

If you are a newcomer to the Deep Learning area, the first question you may have is "Which paper should I start reading from?"<p>Here is a reading …

Deep Learning

The White House requested input on artificial intelligence, and IBM’s response is a great AI 101

The field of artificial intelligence is so huge, and the potential applications so numerous, that it would be folly to try to explain it all in one — no, wait, IBM just did.<p>In June, the White House published a formal request for information, or RFI, about the possibilities and risks of AI.<p>“The …

Portrait Retouching Tip: Fix Shiny Skin in Photoshop Lightroom

Also – if you are doing portraits or headshots or modeling shots and you really want to up your game – lighting is just a piece of the puzzle – you …

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Legal Tech - Mapping Disruption

We (Seedcamp) recently hosted a Legal Tech focused event in partnership with Next Law Labs to bring together influencers in the Legal Tech community …

Digital Forensics

6 Ways of Using Reflector to Take Better Portraits

Using a reflector is a simple way of helping you take better portraits, and learn to control light to your advantage. Here are 6 tips to help you.

Digital Photography

Equipment Tips for Quick and Efficient Studio Product Photography

Choosing equipment for studio product photography can be difficult. This article will show you a setup that's easy to use, with options in all price …

Photography

How Smart, Connected Products Are Transforming Companies

The evolution of products into intelligent, connected devices—which are increasingly embedded in broader systems—is radically reshaping companies and competition.<p>Smart thermostats control a growing array of home devices, transmitting data about their use back to manufacturers. Intelligent, …

Internet of Things

spaCy: Industrial-strength NLP

spaCy is a library for advanced Natural Language Processing in Python and Cython. It's built on the very latest research, and was designed from day …

An Inside Update on Natural Language Processing

This article is an interview with computational linguist Jason Baldridge. It’s a good read for data scientists, researchers, software developers, and …

The Analytics of Language, Behavior, and Personality

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Computational linguists and computer scientists, among them University of Texas professor Jason Baldridge, have been working …

Machine Learning

The Mathematical Explanation for Why You Can't Catch a Falling Dollar Bill with Your Fingers

Here’s a really interesting mathematical explanation on how the “catch a dollar” trick works. You know the trick: a person holds a bill vertically …

Mathematics

SyntaxNet in context: Understanding Google's new TensorFlow NLP model

Yesterday, Google open sourced their Tensorflow-based dependency parsing library, SyntaxNet. The library gives access to a line of neural network …

Treating the healthcare issue with tech

Florence Comite, M.D. Contributor<p>Florence Comite, M.D., is an endocrinologist in New York City, founder of the Comite Center for Precision Medicine, a former faculty member at Yale Medical School and a fellow at the National Institutes of Health.<p>The healthcare industry, with its maddening …

Cost-effective Video Analytics in Smart Cities

Smart City solution providers will face challenges in increasing network load due to the huge amounts of video data flowing through their networks. For cost-effective analytics, distributed architecture with user control is just the right solution required. In Smart Cities with varying applications …

Sentiment Analysis - A Help or a Hindrance in Understanding?

Do you want to know what your employees or customers are thinking? Do you want to better understand their opinions and experiences? It is never been easier because of an emerging technology that is gaining traction, called machine learning, which analyzes trends, identifies issues, and even gauges …

The Complete Guide to Color Management: Color Made Easy

Color management can be one of the most boring topics to learn as a photographer, right up there with topics like digital asset management and …

Color Management

Practical Guide to implementing Neural Networks in Python (using Theano)

Introduction<p>In my last article, I discussed the fundamentals of deep learning, where I explained the basic working of a artificial neural network. If …

The Future of Economics May Be in the Hands of Machine Learning

Economists have largely preferred to act within their own field and interpretations. However, the rise of big data challenges, data analytics, and …

TensorFlow

TensorFlow 1.8 has arrived!<p>We're excited to announce the release of TensorFlow 1.8! Check out the announcement to upgrade your code with …