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AI Learns to Read Sentiment Without Being Trained to Do So

The Sentiment Neuron<p>Much of today’s artificial intelligence (AI) relies on machine learning: where machines respond or react autonomously after …

Machine Learning

What to Do When Your Flight is Canceled

So you got to the airport on time only to find out your flight was canceled. What to do now (other than throw a small temper tantrum)? Let …

Amazon's new Dash Button can be configured to perform pretty much any task

Amazon’s Dash Button could just be a piece of hardware that would order you some toilet paper with the click of a button when needed, or perhaps some more dog food, but the company’s new Dash button isn’t for re-ordering products at all — it’s a programmable button that hooks users into the …

The Role of a Data Scientist in 2016

Already crowned as the best job in America for 2016, the definition and skill set required to be a data scientist is in a constant state of flux. …

A Short History Of Deep Learning -- Everyone Should Read

Deep learning is a topic that is making big waves at the moment. It is basically a branch of machine learning (another hot topic) that uses algorithms to e.g. recognize objects and understand human speech. Scientists have used deep learning algorithms with multiple processing layers (hence “deep”) …

Machine Learning

Object oriented technology was great – now enter microservices with Node.js

Once upon a time, I learned programming on my father’s lap (yes, I was young). Back then, I didn’t worry too much about architecture. I just wanted …

Learn to Build Powerful Machine Learning Models with Amazon Service

Introduction<p>After using Azure ML last week, I <b>received multiple emails</b> to publish a tutorial on Amazon’s ML. Thankfully, some of my meetings got …

How Node.js Powers the Many User Interfaces of Netflix

Shifting its user interfaces to Node.js, Netflix has been able to streamline the development, cut the build times, and increase the level of …

5 Ways to Practice for a Coding Interview

Interviews for programming jobs aren’t like most interviews you hear about. There’s less, “What is your greatest weakness?” and, “Why are you right …

Speed up your development process by coding with empathy

Empathy is defined as the ability to understand and share the feelings of another. If I were to relate a story to you and ask you to empathise with …

HTTP Live Streaming In Javascript

<b>Performance section update - Nov 19, 2015</b><p>A flashocalypse is approaching - paraphrasing John Luther, JW Player<p>(TL;DR)<br>We can finally play HLS using …

Move over, Linux -- JavaScript-powered NodeOS 1.0 approaches

Few would argue the Node.js ecosystem is powerful enough to drive any number of server-side applications and frameworks. But could it also drive an …

JavaScript ES6+: var, let, or const?

Perhaps the most important thing you can learn to be a better coder is to <b>keep things simple</b>. In the context of identifiers, that means that <b>a single</b> …

Clustering Customer Satisfaction Ratings

(This article was first published on <b>Engaging Market Research</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>We run our cluster analysis with great …

MySQL: a few observations on the JSON type

MySQL 5.7 comes with built-in JSON support, comprising two major features:• A native JSON data type<br>• A set of built-in functions to manipulate values of …

Apple’s Deep Learning Curve

In the world of artificial intelligence, one of the year’s biggest coming-out parties is the Neural Information Processing Systems conference. …

The Middle East's 3 best airlines have infuriated their US competitors

This feud is far more than your average business argument.<p>"This is really about what the future of US-international air travel will look like," Airways News senior business analyst Vinay Bhaskara told Business Insider.<p>US and international airlines operate globally under a series of "Open Skies" …

Aviation

Enterprise Software’s Trillion-Dollar Opportunity

Aaron Levie Contributor<p>Aaron Levie is the Chief Executive Officer of Box.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Now the cloud wars (really) begin<br>• The Industrialist’s Dilemma<p>Outside of the tech industry, an unmistakable trend is sweeping the business world.<p>Companies in industries as far ranging as …

The Coming Death Of The Middle Class: Your Biggest Opportunity

The middle class is almost dead. But perhaps there’s no reason to grieve. For one thing, the American middle class that followed World War II may have been a historical anomaly—a quirk of fate that lulled tens of millions of Americans into a false sense that we were entitled to economic stability …

Apple Pay Gets More Bank Support, But It Still Needs A Lot More Stores To Succeed

Apple Pay hasn’t lost any momentum since its introduction in September and launch in October.<p>Today, Apple said via a New York Times article that its mobile wallet is supported by 10 more banks, including Commerce Bank and TD Bank North America. Now, the banks supporting Apple Pay account for 90% of …

Net Neutrality - One of the Most Important Debates of Our Time and Why It's Critical You Care

The Internet has dramatically changed how I and the three billion people, who have access to the Internet, live our lives. It has created new jobs, provided unprecedented access to information, made people more productive, facilitated global trade and political expression, and reduced inequality …

20 Really Stupid Things In The U.S. Tax Code

The U.S. tax code is the most complex in the world by any measure. It is chock full of perks to special interests, political pork and social engineering. Like a hodgepodge built with spare parts and constant add-ons, some of the results it produces are pretty unjust. In short, our tax code cries …

Advice For Marketing Leaders From CEOs And Other Experts

As marketing leaders are preparing for the new year, I asked a variety of leaders to provide advice. Below are a few of the best tips that span innovation, data management, consumer insight, and social media.<p><b>Tip #1: Innovation – “Marketers need a Systematic Approach to Innovate New Marketing</b> …

Pebble's founder on Kickstarter origins and revolutionizing wearable tech

The Pebble is one of the top wearables on the market today — but the initial prototype of the device didn't start out as a watch. In fact, it didn't …

Entrepreneur Changes Life in Uganda by Turning Waste Into Fuel

Emerging Explorer Sanga Moses tackles social problems and deforestation with cooking briquettes.<p><i>Editor's note:Sanga Moses is one of National Geographic's 2014 Emerging Explorers, a designation that honors tomorrow's visionaries—those making discoveries, making a difference, and inspiring people to</i> …