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Google’s TensorFlow AI framework adds Swift and JavaScript support

Google today unveiled a slew of updates to its popular TensorFlow machine learning framework to make it useful for a wider variety of developers and give data scientists new ways to get started building AI models.<p>TensorFlow is one of the most popular programming frameworks developers can use to set …

Machine Learning

An Introduction to PyTorch - A Simple yet Powerful Deep Learning Library

Introduction<p>Every once in a while, a python library is developed that has the potential of changing the landscape in the field of deep learning. …

The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

This was a basic run-down of some basic statistical techniques that can help a data science program manager and or executive have a better …

Data Science

Python-A in Machine Learning as a Revolution in the field of Data Analytics

A data analysis strategy that introduces automation in the development of an investigative model is named as <b>Machine Learning</b>. <b>Algorithms</b> are utilized …

Collecting Data Science Cheat Sheets

As you might already know, I’ve been making Python and R cheat sheets specifically for those who are just starting out with data science or for those …

Data Science

A Better Way to Code

Introducing d3.express: the integrated discovery environment.<p>Update January 31, 2018: d3.express is now Observable, and we’re live at …

JavaScript

Timelines Revisited

<b>Figure</b>: Chronological and sequential timelines depicting the daily routines of famous creative people, coloured by activity and faceted by person …

Data Visualization

Introduction to functional programming with C#

It is no surprise that one of the biggest challenges in the enterprise software development is complexity. Change is inevitable. Especially when a …

Programming

27 Quotes to Change How You Think About Problems

Great minds give you the benefit of their experience.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It happens to even the most seasoned of entrepreneurs. You’ve built momentum for your latest project, you’re excited to embrace new challenges and you’ve visualized success at the end …

Motivation

50+ Data Science, Machine Learning Cheat Sheets, updated

Gear up to speed and have concepts and commands handy in Data Science, Data Mining, and Machine Learning algorithms with these cheat sheets covering …

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success — here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

The bad thing is that one time a stack of said books collapsed on my desk neighbor.<p>Without a doubt, the books that moved me most this year focused on psychology and behavioral science — and as 2016 draws to a close, I'm reflecting on everything I learned.<p>Below, I've rounded up the most meaningful …

Self-improvement

Gliding Algorithm Lets Drones Surf The Winds For Hours

No fuel needed<p>Launch an unmanned SBXC sailplane into the air with a catapult and it glides lazily down again in about three minutes. But when the sailplane is equipped with software to find plumes of warm air rising from the ground, known as thermals, it can ride them upward and extend its flight …

You Don't Need to Shoot Down a Drone to Destroy It Anymore

Directional radio frequency jammers score a soft kill on flying threats.<p>Drones can be fun to fly, but they're also a headache for security. Drones are flying spies, poking their nose in sensitive areas, and there are rising concerns they could be used as flying improvised explosive devices …

Even if you’re bothered by that drone over your house, you can’t shoot it down

The FAA wants people to stop shooting drones. At least 12 drones have been shot out of the sky in five U.S. states and the Federal Aviation Authority …

Crime

People Just Keep Shooting Down Their Neighbors' Drones

It's a continuing trend that shows no signs of stopping.<p>William Merideth, a Kentucky man who shot down a neighbor's drone as it was flying over his property, was cleared off all charges last October. In the wake of the incident, drone shootings have only increased. A drone in Nashville was recently …

This German Laser Is Made To Shoot Down Drones

High energy answers to tiny flying robots<p>Drones are smaller, slower, cheaper, and lower-flying targets than most airplanes, which makes them a weird threat to modern militaries. Even when just scouting, and especially if outfitted with explosives, the unmanned aerial vehicles are dangerous enough …

Which Is Worse: Shooting a Drone, or Being Surveilled by a Redditor?

A man in Portland used his drone to investigate homeless pirates who he says are running a floating bike theft ring. They weren't, but they did shoot at his drone.<p>A resident of Portland, Oregon who calls himself "Drone Man" has spent the last few weeks using a drone to surveil what he believes is …

Drones

Man vs. machine: New shotgun shell being marketed for shooting down drones

Hobby drone usage is on the rise, with its privacy implications causing some discomfort. However, an ammunition company has apparently devised a …

Five technologies for the next ten years

Over the next decade, mobile, the Internet of Things, machine learning, robotics, and blockchain technologies will change a great deal about how the …

Machine Learning

How to build a robot that “sees” with $100 and TensorFlow

Object recognition is one of the most exciting areas in machine learning right now. Computers have been able to recognize objects like faces or cats …

10 Top Open Source Artificial Intelligence Tools for Linux

In this post, we shall cover a few of the top, open-source artificial intelligence (AI) tools for the Linux ecosystem. Currently, AI is one of the …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Free Data Visualization Tools

Finding new insights (or sometimes just making your point) can be one of the most satisfying exchanges in business. But when that point is based on ever-growing Big Data sets, often the best way of presenting it is through a sexy-yet-meaningful data visualization. But most folks, even power users, …

The Unbundling Of Finance

Scott Walchek Contributor<p>Scott Walchek is the founder and CEO of Trov<p>In a world where everything is being unbundled, allowing consumers to pick and choose from things like television shows and college courses, financial services are becoming à la carte, as well. People, particularly millennials, …

FinTech

A First Look at Google Data Studio

Top 74 Data Visualization Software in 2018

Data visualization software communicate information clearly and efficiently via statistical graphics, plots and information graphics. Visualization …

Convolutional Neural Network Explained

What’s a Convolutional Neural Network?<p>The popular name for Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) these days is “Deep Learning” (DL) or Deep Neural …

Surveillance

Static and dynamic network visualization with R

<b>[June 2017 update]</b> This tutorial is continuously updated and expanded. The latest version includes additional information (more on multiplex graphs, …

Data Visualization

How to write good tests in R

(This article was first published on <b>R – Cartesian Faith</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Testing is an often overlooked yet critical component …