baoluo18

4,196 Flips | 86 Magazines | 155 Likes | 9 Following | 40 Followers | @baoluo18 | I have a trashcan mind into which I dump my multiple interests

This Is What AI Art Looks Like in 2018

Artifical intelligence is already better than you at everything. Now, “creative AI” is designing its own inspiring (and more than slightly …

Artificial Intelligence

Putin says Russia ready to strengthen ties with China

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that his country is willing to improve strategic communication with China and strengthen bilateral …

China

The Ginkgo Model of Societal Crisis

It will soon be two years since the US presidential elections of 2016, which should have made it clear to everybody that our society is in deep …

War

Opinion: The Other U.S.-China Deficit

<i>Editor’s note: The ongoing trade conflict between China and the U.S. has drawn attention to the intensifying rivalry between the world’s two largest</i> …

Economics

How to Play American Mahjong

<b>Mahjong</b> is a game of both skill and luck that originated in China many centuries ago and was brought to the West in the 1920's with the publication …

Board Games

Common words that came from the Vikings

Probably you’ve never studied Conversational Viking, let alone claimed to speak it.<p>However, the language of the Vikings, Old Norse, has influenced …

Language

Artificial intelligence is coming for hiring, and it might not be that bad

Artificial intelligence promises to make hiring an unbiased utopia.There's certainly plenty of room for improvement. Employee referrals, a process …

Artificial Intelligence

What is a neural network?

A neural network is a type of machine learning which models itself after the human brain. This creates an artificial neural network that via an …

Deep Learning

Artificial intelligence and the rise of the robots in China

Keeko is just 45 centimeters tall, or one-foot seven inches, and weighs only 45 kilograms, roughly 99 pounds. Gliding across the room to the …

Ancient Octagon-Shaped Tomb Reveals Morbid Tales from Mongol-Ruled China

Archaeologists in Yangquan, China, have discovered an octagon-shaped tomb with walls covered in murals that dates back some 700 years, when the …

Murals

Scientists knew blue light from screens can contribute to blindness. Now they know why.

<b>BAD, BAD BLUE LIGHT.</b> When it comes to our eyesight, the various colors of light our eyes are subjected to are far from equal. Blue rays of light, …

Macular Degeneration

This Unconventional Way of Consuming Books Will Transform How You Read

Give yourself permission to read this way and propel your learning to new heights<p>When's the last time you listened to an album from beginning to end? Yeah, right. But of course, you read books from cover to cover. I mean, who in their right mind wouldn't? Turns out, lots of folks.<p>I once believed in …

Writing

How China could beat the West in the deadly race for AI weapons

Last month, some of the biggest names in technology signed a pledge promising not to develop lethal autonomous weapons. Coming just after the recent …

Artificial Intelligence

China Just Launched a Hypersonic Aircraft That Could Slip a Nuke Past US Defences

Here's what we know so far.<p>China has successfully tested a new hypersonic aircraft, a potential "hypersonic strike weapon" that could one day be …

Aviation

Spacetime Emergence, Panpsychism and the Nature of Consciousness

How does experience, which is so intimately tied to our perception of time and space, arise from timeless, non-spatial ingredients?

Consciousness

AI schooling blossoms in China amid talent shortages

In the eyes of Xiao Jun, vice dean of the School of Artificial Intelligence under the University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS), the …

Which Languages Are Hardest to Learn? This Infographic Has Your Answer

Want to learn a new language? Choose your level.<p>Just in case you're thinking of taking up a second language soon, language-learning website Voxy put …

Language Learning

How Learning a New Language Changes Your Brain - At Any Age

We all know that learning a second language is a great, healthy thing to do for your brain, but new research has discovered that it actually changes …

The Brain

How Artificial Intelligence is Changing Radiology, Pathology

Artificial intelligence and… read more

Machine Learning

How are millennials in India and China different? | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

<i>This article was written by Preeti Kumar and originally published in Jing Daily</i><p>Today’s 1.8 billion millennial population – the 22- to 37-year-olds …

China

Russian Subs Are Reheating a Cold War Chokepoint

As the GIUK gap returns to importance, NATO must look to regenerate its anti-submarine forces.<p>The recent U.S. promise to fund upgrades to Iceland’s …

Military

Xi stresses commitment to good China-Russia relations - Xinhua

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in Beijing, capital of China, Nov. 1, 2017. (Xinhua/Xie …

China

China’s Evolving Arctic Policy: Two Geopolitical Threats – OpEd

By Qiyang Niu<p>On July 19, Russian natural gas company Novatek delivered the first ever liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo to China via the Northern Sea …

China

What If We Actually Create Reality By Observation?

August 2, 2018 by Keith Giles<p>If we’re not here to observe the Universe, does it cease to exist?<p>What if Christ in us is what created the Universe, and …

Quantum Physics

As China Marches Forward on A.I., the White House Is Silent

SAN FRANCISCO — In July, China unveiled a plan to become the world leader in artificial intelligence and create an industry worth $150 billion to its economy by 2030.<p>To technologists working on A.I. in the United States, the statement, which was 28 pages long in its English translation, was a …

Artificial Intelligence

Ex-Google Executive Opens a School for AI, With China's Help

When China’s government said last summer it intends to surpass the US and lead the world in artificial intelligence by 2030, skeptics pointed to a …

A beginner's guide to AI: Neural networks

One of the more complex and misunderstood topics making headlines lately is artificial intelligence. People like Elon Musk warn that robots could one day destroy us all, while other experts claim that we’re on the brink of an AI winter and the technology is going nowhere. Making heads or tails of …

A beginner's guide to AI: Algorithms

<i>Welcome to TNW’s beginner’s guide to AI. This (currently) four part feature should provide you with a very basic understanding of what AI is, what it can do, and how it works. The guide contains articles on (in order published) neural networks, computer vision, natural language processing, and</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

The Pursuit of AI Is More Than an Arms Race

Dealing wisely with the challenges of artificial intelligence requires reframing the current debates.<p><b>Are the U</b>.S., China, and Russia recklessly …

Artificial Intelligence

To understand China and its future, look to its past, social historian says | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

In a cluttered, slightly shambolic office overflowing with books and folders, at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Professor David Faure smiles …

China