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User login in Drupal 8 with AWS Rekognition

Authenticate a user in a Drupal site using the "Compare Faces" API provided by the AWS Rekognition service.<p>Idea<p>We've recently attended the AWS London …

JavaScript

Gartner Reprint

Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Worldwide<p><b>Published:</b> 15 June 2017 <b>ID:</b> G00315215<p>Analyst(s):<p>Summary<p>The market for cloud IaaS is …

Gartner Inc.

Every study we could find on what automation will do to jobs, in one chart - MIT Technology Review

When<p>Where<p>Jobs<br>Destroyed<p>Jobs Created<p>Predictor<p>2016<p>worldwide<p>900,000 to 1,500,000<p>2018<p>US …

MIT

The tricks propagandists use to beat science - MIT Technology Review

Back in the 1950s, health professionals became concerned that smoking was causing cancer. Then, in 1952, the popular magazine <i>Reader’s Digest</i> …

Critical Thinking

This entrepreneur wants to make automation a major campaign issue in 2020

Andrew Yang is vying for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. His mission? Preparing America for automation.<p><b>Who he is:</b> A New York businessman …

Winning the war for AI talent

Everywhere you turn, there’s another news story emphasizing the impact artificial intelligence will have on the enterprise this year. Along with that …

Artificial Intelligence

12 must-listen software engineering podcast episodes

I listen to hours of developer-focused podcasts each week covering tech, current affairs, board games, and general geekery. I even started my own …

Computer Science

Inside Cuba's DIY Internet Revolution | WIRED

Inside Cuba’s D.I.Y. Internet Revolution<p>by Antonio García Martínez | photographs by Lisette Poole<p>07.26.17<p>You’ll be sitting in the magnificently …

How One Woman's Digital Life Was Weaponized Against Her

The first time the police arrived on her doorstep, in March of 2015, Courtney Allen was elated.<p>She rushed to the door alongside her dogs, a pair of …

To Find Meaning in Your Work, Change How You Think About It

A wonderful <i>New York Times</i> article from 2007 recounted the 20th annual “Operator’s Challenge” — aka the “Sludge Olympics” — a competition for New York sewage treatment workers. The participants compete to show skill in their work, and often do so with great passion. Emily Lloyd, the commissioner of …

New York City

We created an AI-powered coffee bot for our office — here's how

According to the International Coffee Organization, Finland has the highest coffee consumption per person (our neighbors Norway, Iceland, Denmark, and Sweden are also in the top 10) and our Helsinki office housing many engineers and data scientists is no exception.<p>It practically runs on coffee and …

"Da igual que seas una eminencia como médico, sin catalán estás fuera"

"Si Messi no tiene que hablar catalán por qué yo sí para ser médico en Ibiza"<p>Dice Miguel Lázaro (Teruel, 1957) que él nació en Teruel y «no todo el …

Tim Wu: Why the Courts Will Have to Save Net Neutrality

Back in 2005, a small phone company based in North Carolina named Madison River began preventing its subscribers from making phone calls using the internet application Vonage. As Vonage was a competitor in the phone call market, Madison River’s action was obviously anticompetitive. Consumers …

Net Neutrality

Build Your Own Face Recognition Service Using Amazon Rekognition | Amazon Web Services

Amazon Rekognition is a service that makes it easy to add image analysis to your applications. It’s based on the same proven, highly scalable, deep …

Cloud Computing

‘A Barking Dog’ vs ‘The School Teacher’: Trump vs Trudeau at the UN

Same podium, different speeches.<p>Three days ago at the UN General Assembly, US President Donald Trump delivered an archetypal Trumpian speech that left the audience staring at him in bewildered silence: parts of the world were "going to hell," the US may have to "totally destroy North Korea," and …

One of the world's largest hedge funds is now letting computers trade completely on their own

It's almost 11 p.m. in Man Group's offices in London. The humans have all gone home.<p>But the computers are just waking up.<p>Man runs about $43 billion …

Machine Learning

Deus ex machina: former Google engineer is developing an AI god

Way of the Future, a religious group founded by Anthony Levandowski, wants to create a deity based on artificial intelligence for the betterment of society<p>Intranet service? Check. Autonomous motorcycle? Check. Driverless car technology? Check. Obviously the next logical project for a successful …

Singularity

CNET en Español: The 20 most influential Latinos in tech, 2017

For the fifth consecutive year, CNET en Español showcases the 20 most outstanding, creative and talented Hispanic professionals working in the US technology industry.<p>For the fifth year in a row, our Spanish-language sister site CNET en Español has assembled its annual list of <b>20 Most Influential</b> …

New Training Courses Available: Introduction to Machine Learning & Deep Learning on AWS | Amazon Web Services

AWS Training and Certification offers guidance to APN Partners so you can more effectively help customers leverage the AWS Cloud. We have two new …

Machine Learning

New Tool Uses Machine Learning And Artificial Intelligence To Improve IT Operations

The Splunk platform is well-used by some of the biggest names in the industry when it comes to machine analytics. Today it announced that it is adding AI into the mix in its new release – Splunk IT Service Intelligence 3.0.<p>The company already claims a 31.2% share of the IT operations analytics …

Big Data

'Vincent' AI transforms your rough sketch into a Van Gogh

Prisma made AI art style transfer fun for the masses, but a new machine learning app has much bigger ambitions. Applying its vast knowledge of art from the Renaissance to today, "Vincent" can take your simple sketch and transform it a finished painting influenced by Van Gogh, Cézanne and Picasso. …

Can graphic design save your life?

<b>(CNN) —</b> A cigarette oozing fat. The clinical white glow of a pillbox. The distant green of a pharmacy sign. We might overlook it, but graphic design plays a major part in our perceptions of health and medicine. Through imagery and information, designers can have a massive effect on public health, …

Public Health

Apple's New iPhones Have Some Concerns

Interested in Apple’s iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus which are on sale now? Or maybe you’re saving up for the heavily redesigned iPhone X? Well, new information has revealed further nasty surprises which may change your mind about all three…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular</i> …

Mobile Technology

3 Reasons You Won't Mind When Artificial Intelligence Replaces 1 in 2 Jobs | Inc.com

About one in two jobs will disappear in the next few years because of artificial intelligence and automation. That's how Joe Davis, global chief economist at Vanguard, opened his keynote at Morningstar's ETF conference last week in Chicago. It sounds dire, but unpacking the economist's perspective, …

Artificial Intelligence

3 Top Artificial Intelligence Stocks in Healthcare

Google parent Alphabet, IBM, and NVIDIA are leading the way in developing AI solutions for this vital sector.<p>A compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) …

Elon Musk: Competition for AI superiority at national level will be the “most likely cause of WW3”

AI Goes to War<p>On Monday morning, in response to an article from <i>The Verge</i> discussing Vladimir Putin’s remarks on artificial intelligence (AI), Elon …

AI is going to replace retail workers sooner than you think

<i>Citibank</i> recently disseminated a predictive research paper in its “Technology at Work” series, wherein a number of experts lay out the future of human employment. The co-director for the Oxford Martin Programme on Technology and Employment, Carl Benedikt Frey, writes “Retail is one industry in …

Customer Service

Mathematicians Race to Debunk German Man Who Claimed to Solve One of the Most Important Computer Science Questions of Our Time

Norbert Blum's solve for the infamous 'P vs NP' problem "passes many filters of seriousness," but does it hold up?<p><b>This article originally appeared on Motherboard Germany. Since its original publication it has been updated with new information by Motherboard US.</b><p>What do curable cancer, fair …

Cybersecurity: An Asymmetrical Game of War

To stay ahead of the bad guys, security teams need to think like criminals, leverage AI's ability to find malicious threats, and stop worrying that …