Ethan Hall

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The Next Recession: We Are Witnessing The Largest Twin Bubbles In History

In the coming years, we will have to deal with the largest twin bubbles in history. It’s global debt (especially government debt) and the even larger bubble of government promises.<p>Together, these twin bubbles make up what investor John Mauldin calls “The Great Reset.” Nobody can tell how this …

Economics

Top 20 free resources for learning logo design

Whether you’re a total newbie or a seasoned pro, there’s always lots more to learn about logo design. But while the web is full of help and advice, …

Graphic Design

Explained: Neural networks

In the past 10 years, the best-performing artificial-intelligence systems — such as the speech recognizers on smartphones or Google’s latest …

Deep Learning

The Deep Learning Roadmap

It just occurred to me, that after a couple of years tracking Deep Learning developments, that nobody has even bothered to create a map of what’s …

Codeverse, a Hackable Classroom That Teaches Kids to Code

The world of coding has expanded rapidly in the past few years. There are platforms that allow amateur coders to throw their hats in the ring and …

Racecar vs Robocar: why Formula 1 is revving up for a fight against driverless racecars

Formula 1 is a testbed for new technologies that eventually filter down to mass market production cars. That’s always been the way.<p>From more powerful …

Ask Ethan: What's The Difference Between A Fermion And A Boson?

There are only two types of fundamental particle known in the entire Universe: fermions and bosons. Every particle — in addition to the normal properties you know like mass and electric charge — has an intrinsic amount of angular momentum to it, colloquially known as spin. Particles with spins that …

Physics

3 TV Must-Haves Once You Cut the Cable Cord

Is it time for you to join in on the cord cutting movement? You know that you're only watching a few channels out of the hundreds that you're paying …

Televisions

5 secrets machine learning knows about you from your social media posts

Big data firms like Cambridge Analytica made headlines when they claimed to sway Election 2016 results. They deduced personality traits from social media profiles and third-party data firms and served highly manipulative ads to sway public opinion. Leveraging a trove of data points — such as your …

Psychology

Artificial Intelligence Tech Will Arrive in Three Waves

DARPA: A Track Record of Innovation<p>I’ve done a lot of writing and research recently about the bright future of AI: that it’ll be able to analyze …

Artificial Intelligence

Meet 'Professor X,' the AI genius who left his lab at Princeton to beat Uber, Google, and Intel at their own game

By the fall of that same year, Xiao, known as something of a risk-taker, had moved himself and his family from New Jersey to Silicon Valley, and raised some modest seed funding for his new startup focused on self-driving cars.<p>His startup, dubbed AutoX, has done its best to stay under the radar to …

Artificial Intelligence

Lean Startup Is Dead -- Long Live Lean Startup

In a previous post, I wrote about how large companies are poised to be the greatest beneficiaries of the lean startup movement. We are entering an era of technology that is well suited to the resources that large companies have (i.e. The Third Wave). This next wave of technology will involve …

Innovation

Scrum agile project management: The smart person's guide

This is your go-to guide on scrum, a popular agile project management framework. You'll learn scrum terminology, how to use the methodology in …

Blockchain Explained - The Basics of Blockchain and How it Might Affect IoT | IoT For All

Listen to the audio version of this article!<p>AT&T, IBM, Nokia, Palo Alto Networks, Symantec, and Trustonic formed an IoT Cybersecurity Alliance …

Blockchain

HUDWAY Glass Heads-Up Navigation Display

We have a great deal on the HUDWAY Glass Heads-Up Navigation Display in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store.<p>The HUDWAY Glass Heads-Up Navigation Display is …

Gear & Gadgets

CB Insights: 3,358 tech exits in 2016, ‘unicorn births’ down 68%

We’ve kicked off 2017 with a surprise acquisition of what was planned to be the first big IPO of the year — Cisco snapping up AppDynamics for $3.7 billion, just days before its public listing — and what many believe will be an IPO filing for Snapchat’s parent Snap. But in contrast, it appears that …

Industrial Design: Noordung Electric Bike

Let’s share this minimal and yet packed of features industrial design of an electric bike named: Noordung. Originally coming from Slovenia, there …

Product Design

This personal cargo robot can move your stuff as fast as a bicycle

As manufacturer of the Vespa, Piaggio already has plenty of experience making stylish two-wheeled vehicles.<p>Now, an offshoot of the firm, Piaggio Fast …

Ask Ethan: What Is Spacetime?

When it comes to understanding the Universe, there are a few things everyone’s heard of: Schrödinger’s cat, the Twin Paradox and E = mc^2. But despite being around for over 100 years now, General Relativity — Einstein’s greatest achievement — is largely mysterious to everyone from the general …

Physics

Flexible LCD displays are coming soon to end your cracked screen woes

We’ve been hearing about smartphones getting flexible displays for a long time now. Last year, we heard that Samsung had a program called Project Valley to create a phone with a foldable screen; LG showed off a rollable 18-inch display and Xiaomi reportedly came up with a bendy concept screen …

Mobile

A Crash Course For Freelancers On Using Google To Find Leads

Google is an amazing tool for a lot of reasons. It remains the gateway to the internet, with 60 trillion pages indexed and 2 trillion searches annually. There are plenty of freelance sites and job boards out there to help you find clients, but don’t forget Google as another powerful option.<p>Here’s a …

Employment

Print Flexible PCBs with a 3D Printer

Let’s get it out of the way right up front: you still need to etch the boards. However, [Mikey77] found that flexible plastic (Ninjaflex) will adhere …

How you can become a professional coder for $60

Picture: Warner Bros<p>Considering how big tech has become, programming is definitely one of the most in-demand skillsets on the job market. And with …

Warner Bros

Web Development Top 10 for the Past Year (v.2017)

<b>For the past year</b>, we’ve ranked nearly 13,500 Web Development articles to pick the Top 10 stories (0.074% chance) that can help you prepare your web …

8 free apps for picking a colour scheme

As a visual creative, colour is one of the most important tools at your disposal. But how do you go about creating the perfect colour scheme for your …

Graphic Design

Here’s 250+ hours of training to kick off your iOS coding career

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>Not all …

iOS

Make 2017 the year you become an elite coder with this top-down training

It’s one of those perennial New Year’s resolutions for the tech-inclined: learning to code. If you’re in the dark about where to start, look no further than this Learn to Code 2017 course collection. You can now get this 10-pack of coding tutorials from TNW Deals… for any price you want to pay.<p>To …

Git

Pay What You Want Learn to Code 2017 Bundle

We have a great deal on the Pay What You Want Learn to Code 2017 Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today.<p>You choose exactly how much you want …

Programming

The Ultimate List of Best Websites to Learn Coding

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>It’s been half a year since I gathered my first list of web-based courses and free eBooks about a …