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Mathematical Modeling Uncovers Mysteries of HIV Infection in the Brain

<i>Summary: A new math model has helped researchers to uncover the progression of HIV infection in the brain.</i><p>Source: University of Alberta.<p><b>Research may</b> …

Modeling brain lentiviral infections during antiretroviral therapy in AIDS

Althaus CL, Joos B, Perelson AS, Günthard HF (2014) Quantifying the turnover of transcriptional subclasses of HIV-1-infected cells. PLoS Comput Biol …

Sentiment analysis using RNNs(LSTM)

Here we use the example of reviews to predict sentiment (even though it can be applied more generically to other domains for example sentiment …

Quantum computing is here, and it's set to change everything

IBM Research staff member Katie Pooley examines a cryostat with the new prototype of a commercial quantum processor inside<p>It’s a sunny Tuesday …

Dagon- advanced hash cracking and manipulation system

Named after the prince of Hell, Dagon (day-gone) is a advanced hash cracking and manipulation system, capable of bruteforcing multiple hash types, …

Forensics

Comparing Deep Learning Frameworks

Bio<p>Jeffrey Shomaker is Founder of 21 SP, Inc., a start-up working on genetic-based medicine software. Before that, he held business positions (eg, …

How to create a macOS virtual machine easily — and for free [13]

Recently the folks behind the useful but expensive Parallels Desktop app released Parallels Desktop Lite, which is available in the Mac App Store. …

Linux

A Long-Sought Proof, Found and Almost Lost

When a German retiree proved a famous long-standing mathematical conjecture, the response was underwhelming.

Fooling Image Classification Networks Is Really Easy

Computer scientists show how tiny image distortions can fool object recognition algorithms.<p>Machine learning image recognition techniques can be beaten with only the slightest bit of near-invisible distortion, according to a paper posted earlier this month to the arXiv preprint server by a group of …

Machine Learning

Finding patterns in corrupted data

Data analysis — and particularly big-data analysis — is often a matter of fitting data to some sort of mathematical model. The most familiar example …

MIT

Auto reloading a PDF on OS X

Currently, I create presentations using rst2pdf and so I regularly have vim open side by side with the Preview app showing the rendered PDF.I use a …

Writing

Overview

The following image shows the typical development of mobile apps that target the two popular target platforms: Android* and Apple iOS*.<p>Now imagine if …

Intel Corporation

This Algorithm Can Predict Relationship Trouble

By analyzing the vocal patterns of couples in therapy, an algorithm was able to predict whether a relationship would get worse or improve. Erika …

Machine Learning

Scientists just confirmed there's a second layer of information hidden in our DNA

That's something biologists have known for years, and they've even been able to figure out some of the proteins responsible for folding up DNA. But now a group of physicists have been able to demonstrate for the first time through simulations how this hidden information controls our evolution.<p>Let's …

Genetics

IBM, The Weather Company use machine learning to predict impact of weather

Their new, hyper-local predictive model, called Deep Thunder, will use historical weather data to train machine learning models.<p>Several months after …

'Super Mario Brothers' is harder than NP-hard - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Completing a game of "Super Mario Brothers" can be hard — very, very hard.<p>That's the conclusion of a new paper from researchers at MIT, the …

This Startup Build The Next Generation of A.I. Algorithms

Computers are logical inventions. They are meant to organize information and complete numerical tasks without mistakes. However, in the modern world …

Artificial Intelligence

Open sourcing the secrets of the universe: A huge amount of Large Hadron Collider data is now online

Within a 17-mile tunnel buried beneath a small village in France, inside a massive machine known as the Large Hadron Collider, scientists are smashing particles together to try to divine the fundamental nature of the universe.<p>Now you too can take a crack at it.<p>Not the particle-smashing part — you'd …

Physics

Math points to 100-times faster mapping of gene activity

The upshot of the new paper is that the sequencing pipeline could be made to flow tens to hundreds of times faster for the numerous genomic …

A New Number Format for Computers Could Nuke Approximation Errors for Good

Farewell floats?<p>Even to the more mathematically challenged among us, it's a reasonably easy task to parse a number with a decimal point. I can give you, say, 33.333 and it doesn't take any special mental contortions for you to make sense of it (not saying that <i>you</i>, in particular, are mathematically …

Mathematics

Mathematician finds his 'new' solution to Poisson formula problem buried in 1959 paper

(Phys.org)—As Yves Meyer was getting ready to publish a detailed mathematical proof that he had spent months working on, he decided do a final search …

Mathematics

A little fun with mathematics early in life can go a long way, says education professor

Arthur Conan Doyle's famous literary detective Sherlock Holmes once noted that "the little things are infinitely the most important." It's a belief …

Arthur Conan Doyle

The Chess Engine that Died So AlphaGo Could Live

Google DeepMind's Go engine is being praised for its "intuition." But everyone seems to have forgotten AlphaGo's predecessor, Giraffe.<p>AlphaGo, a computer program designed by Google DeepMind, has just one more game to go against top-ranked Go player Lee Sedol in Seoul, South Korea, in a five-game …

Concurrency

Tool: 31 Resources to Learn AI & Deep Learning, From Beginner to Advanced

I. Background<p>I’ve spent the last few weeks learning, well, about deep learning. I’ve parsed through the internet, read a ton, and tried to get a …

New Mathematical Model Maps The Expansion of The Early Universe Better Than Ever Before

This is where we came from.<p>Physicists in Switzerland are using new code called 'gevolution' together with Einstein's theory of general relativity to …

IBM announces new and advanced Watson APIs on the cloud

IBM today announced new and expanded cognitive APIs for developers that enhance Watson's emotional and visual senses, further extending the …

Cognitive Technology

New mathematical model explains variability in mutation rates across the human genome

Fresh approach identifies genetic risk factors that influence complex human diseases<p>PHILADELPHIA - It turns out that the type, how frequent, and …

Genetics