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How Chinese Internet Giant Baidu Uses AI And Machine Learning

Baidu is currently considered to be pack leader amongst the Chinese internet giants as they race to develop and deploy machine and deep learning technology. Much like their US-based counterparts such as Google and Amazon, self-teaching, neural net technology is being integrated into both their core …

Artificial Intelligence

Science says these are the men who will make you orgasm

Are you on the hunt for a man who is guaranteed to give you an orgasm every time you have sex?<p>Well, we have good news! A team of scientists have been …

All Things Pumpkin: 7 Recipes To Welcome Fall

You know fall is right around the corner when pumpkin flavors start popping up everywhere. What better way to welcome the new season than with one (or all) of these autumn-tasting treats?<p><b>1. Perfect Pumpkin Bread</b><p>I've tried many pumpkin bread recipes over the years, but none as good as this one. It's …

“Brains On!”: the popular science podcast designed for children

THE average adult would be hard-pressed to explain how volcanoes erupt in intricate detail. Now ask them to explain it using no visual aids, in less …

Machine Learning Is Redefining The Enterprise In 2016

<b>Bottom line:</b> Machine learning is providing the needed algorithms, applications, and frameworks to bring greater predictive accuracy and value to enterprises’ data, leading to diverse company-wide strategies succeeding faster and more profitably than before.<p><b>Industries Where Machine Learning Is</b> …

Machine Learning

Limejump Raises £1.4M To Use Big Data To Transform U.K. Energy Market

Limejump is a classic example of a startup bringing a big data and cloud-based solution to a legacy market, and in doing so has the potential to transform that market.<p>Calling itself a technology-driven utility, the company helps high-energy intensity businesses and small-scale distributed …

Electrical Grid

How to build a hologram projector for your iPhone

It's really simple to build a projector for your smartphone to be able to project the same types of holograms seen in Star Wars and other movies. The illusion is based on Pepper's Ghost, a theater effect dating back to the 16th century. Watch and find out how.<p><i>Produced by Matthew Stuart</i>

Holograms

Sites of the Week: The Spaces, Y7K, Kontor and more

Today we're featurig websites with a few different styles, you'll find huge images, parallax, no grid and so on! Check out the whole selection, share …

A Fly-Down Warning Device, and Other Hilarious Smart Tech Ideas from an Artist

British artist and designer Dominic Wilcox illustrates inventive—and admittedly outlandish—ways technology can potentially streamline our lives.<p>"I take ideas to an extreme conclusion," Dominic Wilcox says. "There’s a ridiculousness about them, but a strong footing in logic." In a series of …

In this London pub, drink prices rise and fall like stocks

This may be the one market where every trader is rooting for a crash.<p>At the new Reserve Bar Stock Exchange in the City of London’s “Square Mile” …

Stock Markets

Why have we yet to be enchanted by the internet of things?

One of the leading thinkers in the new computing sector known as the internet of things (IoT) can’t help but look at all the flashy, expensive, feature-packed gadgets on the market today – things like Google Glass or the Apple Watch – and keep coming away with the same thought: too many device …

Internet of Things

Google is on the brink of AI capable of natural conversation and even flirtation – scientist

In Her, Joaquin Phoenix plays a man who falls in love with an AI<p>Artificial intelligence that can emulate human reasoning and even emotions is within Google’s reach, according to a leading AI scientist employed by the company.<p>Talking to the <i>Guardian,</i> Professor Geoff Hinton, an expert in artificial …

Does the Octopus Have a Soul?

They’re slippery, clever, and adaptable, and a fascinating new book showcases evidence that these eight-legged terrors of the deep may even be able …

Here’s how Google’s Mobilegeddon is hitting SMBs

Google’s recent updating of its search algorithm to rank mobile-friendly sites higher in mobile searches was called Mobilegeddon because the possible impact could mean doomsday for some companies.<p>But the first data on the impact indicates that, while it’s not quite the end of the world, this new …

21 Vegan Barbecue Staples That'll Make Any Cookout An Herbivore's Delight

Just because you don't eat meat products doesn't mean you have to suffer through a vacuous frozen veggie burger while everyone else at the summer barbecue chows down on hot, delicious grill food.<p>You, dear vegan, deserve the very best. And, as it happens, the very best cookout foods are often vegan. …

Warren Buffett's 23 Most Brilliant Insights About Investing

Buffett is undoubtedly the most successful investor in history. His investment philosophy is no secret, and he has repeatedly shared bits and pieces of it through a lifetime of quips and memorable quotes.<p>His brilliance is timeless, and we find ourselves referring back to them over and over again.<p>We …