Alexandre Atheniense

17 Flips | 4 Magazines | 120 Likes | 31 Following | 57 Followers | @atheniense2014 | Alexandre Atheniense is a Lawyer, IT Law Professor, IT Legal Consultant, Forensics Expert and Blogger

WTF is machine learning?

While the number of headlines about machine learning might lead one to think that we just discovered something profoundly new, the reality is that the technology is nearly as old as computing.<p>It’s no coincidence that Alan Turing, one of the most influential computer scientists of all time, started …

Machine Learning

Why and how to erase your browsing history

Cover your tracks in any web browser.<p>Web browsers keep track of your past activity for a reason. That history comes in handy if you want to find a funny article again, or return to your favorite photo of the kids, or if restore a tab that you accidentally closed. At the same time, some people find …

This free ‘robot lawyer’ will help you beat Uncle Sam anywhere in the United States

The United States is a democracy, where every citizen has the right to be treated fairly by the legal system, but unfortunately things don’t always …

8 Travel Essentials For Men Who Want To Conquer Business

Whether it’s a one-day conference or a longer, much boozier ‘working holiday’ that doesn’t involve a single spreadsheet, plenty of blokes worldwide …

10 Mobile Apps to Simplify Life for Lawyers

<i></i> <i>It’s “Quick Tips” week here at Law Technology Today! This week take a moment to reflect and rediscover great posts you may have missed out on in 2015</i> …

The 25 Most Popular Passwords Of 2015, Or, Humans Suck

Human beings accomplished some pretty incredible things in 2015. We landed a reusable rocket. We legalized love (as if love needed our permission to begin with). We flew by Pluto and sent back high-res images from more than <i>3 billion miles away</i>. For all intents and purposes, we rocked 2015.<p>But not …

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12 apps everyone should be using at work in 2016

From collaboration and project management to recruiting and email management, there are numerous cloud apps to choose from in almost every category.<p>We have some unique insight into these choices at Okta, as organizations use our service to securely connect their people to technology.<p>We recently …

15 Apple Watch Apps That Can Help Improve Your Lifestyle

With the launch of Watch OS2 last month, independent developers were given access to the same Apple Watch native functionalities that Apple's own engineering team had all along. The result? A new class of apps that live on your wrist—no phone tethering required!—and which, with conscientious …

The website that offered 47 million pirated academic papers is back

Digital piracy is not all about movies and music—pretty much anything that people feel is unfairly priced will find its way online in large numbers. Even academic papers.<p>In October 2015, a New York district court ruled in favor of the academic publisher Elsevier, which had accused Sci-Hub, a …

Social Sciences

A new social network grants you a real-life 'Follower' for a day

Follower is the ultimate "social network" for people who aren't satisfied with random attention on Twitter and want anonymous relationships to extend into the physical realm, too.<p>"Don't go unnoticed," is its tagline. "Follower is a service that grants you a real-life Follower for a day. A no-hassle …

Export Your Data to Get More From Your Fitness Tracker

You don't have to settle for the charts and reports produced by your fitness tracker's own software—export the data elsewhere and you can use it in a …

Airbnb tests booking your entire trip with new 'Journeys' service

Airbnb is testing a major new offering: taking care of booking your entire trip, so you can experience a new city with locals showing you around.<p>Over the weekend, Airbnb started sending beta invitations to some users who had searched for accommodation in San Francisco during December but hadn’t …

20 Tips on Photographing a City

Heading to a big city for a vacation sooner or later? There are lots of things that you should remember when going and taking photos. Obviously, …

10 Tips for Taking Great Cityscape Photos

Cities are not only home to many people’s residences, businesses and offices – they are also full of energy, power and vitality. There are many …

The Best iPhone & iPad Apps From August 2014

From time-lapse videos to 360º photo spheres, we covered a lot of ground with new iOS apps in August.<p>Here, we filter through the noise to present you with our selection of the best App Store newcomers from the past month.<p>Photo Sphere Camera (Google)<p>Google introduced a dedicated Photo Sphere Camera …

The Best iPhone & iPad Apps From September 2014

From third-party keyboards to boutique e-commerce, we covered a lot of ground with new iOS apps in September.<p>Here, we filter through the noise to present you with our selection of the best App Store newcomers from the past month.<p>SwiftKey<p>With the launch of iOS 8 last month, a number of third-party …