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Elon Musk-backed OpenAI is teaching robots how to learn just like humans do

Teaching AI using just a single example<p>OpenAI, the San Francisco-based nonprofit research lab backed by Elon Musk, today announced a research milestone on its robotics work. The achievement is a new algorithm that allows a human being to communicate a task to an AI by performing it first in virtual …

Artificial Intelligence

IBM on track to get more than 7,000 U.S. patents in 2016

IBM wants to put the patent war in perspective. Big Blue said that it is poised to get the most U.S. patents of any tech company for the 24th year in a row.<p>In 2015, IBM received more than 7,355 patents, down slightly from 7,534 in 2014. A spokesperson for IBM said the company is on track to receive …

Shopify grows up

To outside observers and even many who worked there, the Ottawa company was a roaring success. But CEO Tobi Lutke saw signs of complacency – and issued a call to arms to 'avoid being yet another BlackBerry/Nortel.' Sean Silcoff goes inside a rising tech star's push to join the mobile revolution<p>Tobi …

Parihoa / Pattersons

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The ancient architype of The Castle as an Outpost or Fort is rarely articulated in the modern world. …

Architecture

Estate Bungalow

Inspired by the elevated huts local farmers use to keep watch on their crops, the Estate Bungalow takes this simple idea and elevates it further, not …

NASA’s List Of The Best Air-Filtering Houseplants

Back in the late ‘80s, NASA was looking for ways to detoxify the air in its space stations. So it conducted a study to determine the most effective …

Want to Raise Wildly Successful Kids? Science Says Do This for Them (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

A 45-year study of 5,000 gifted students reaches some controversial conclusions.<p>This is a story about gifted kids, science--and a big mistake.<p>It starts with a longitudinal study of some the most intelligent young people the United States has ever produced--a study involving more than 5,000 students …

giftedstudents

Articles about couple takes unassuming plot land and calls it home on Dwell.com - Dwell

After a long day at the office together, this pair relaxes in upstate New York.<p>In the eastern Netherlands, resourceful recyclers 2012Architects have built a house almost entirely out of locally sourced scrap,...<p>After working with a couple to design their custom trailer, New Frontier Tiny Homes …

Home Tours

MIT's new deep learning tool aims to predicts the memorability of your photos

MIT computer scientists have developed a new algorithm that helps determine which parts of your photos are most memorable. The program, called MemNet, uses artificial intelligence to build a heat map which determines the most visually interesting pieces of your photo.<p>Deep learning algorithms like …

Aruba

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p><b>Tisa LaSorte</b> has deep roots in <b>Aruba</b>. She was born and raised on the Dutch Caribbean island, where her father held positions as minister of tourism and lieutenant governor.<p>After attending college in the United States, Tisa returned to Aruba to be a television reporter. Her …

Aruba

Aruba Travel Guide | Fodor's Travel

Cruise ships gleam in Oranjestad Harbour, and thousands of eager tourists spill out into downtown Oranjestad. The mile-long stretch of L.G. Smith …

Sneak Peek: Aruba's 1st Restaurant Week & Top Foodie Finds (VIDEO)

I'm always looking for a foodie adventure and found the island of Aruba has one of the top culinary scenes in the Caribbean with more than 300 restaurants inspired by 90 on-island nationalities, making it a Travel Therapy favorite foodie find!<p>Now Aruba's getting ready to hold it's first Eat Local …

Activities

Loneliness

Top Things to Do in Aruba

From paddle boarding to horseback riding, Aruba is an adventurer’s paradise. The year-round sunshine and an isle of freely roaming flamingos are …

National Parks

12 things you’ll only understand if you’ve been to Aruba

1. It’s one of the best places in the world to usher in the new year.<p>Forget about freezing toes and a drippy nose while watching a ball drop; you …

The 10 Paint Colors Designers Always Use

There's a reason they turn to these shades over and over again.<p>Choosing a paint color can be daunting, to say the least. Just a quick glance at a wall of swatches and chips is enough to make anyone dizzy. And one ill-advised choice can leave you questioning your taste forever ("Why did I ever like …

8 Easy Steps to Becoming a Data Scientist

OK, the steps are not that easy. They are all doable, and most of the steps are free or very low-cost. They will just take some time.<p>Thanks to the …

The free big data sources you should know

I always make the point that data is everywhere – and that a lot of it is free. Companies don’t necessarily have to build their own massive data …

D3.js in Action

It is never too late to start <b>learning</b> and it would be a shame to miss an opportunity to learn a tutorial or course that can be so useful as <b>D3.js in</b> …

The 14 Best Data Visualization Tools

<i>Nishith Sharma is the co-founder of frrole, a social intelligence startup.</i><p>Raw data is boring and it’s difficult to make sense of it in its natural form. Add visualization to it and you get something that everybody can easily digest. Not only you can make sense of it faster, but you can also observe …

Introducing Radiant: A shiny interface for R

(This article was first published on <b>R(adiant) news</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Radiant is a platform-independent browser-based interface …

R Language

A Tour of Machine Learning Algorithms

Awesome-R: A curated list of the best add-ons for R

One of the great things about R is that there's so much available to use with it: there are several interfaces to choose from, thousands of add-on …

A Coastal Kitchen With a View of Long Island Sound

In colors inspired by driftwood and sand.<p>With its waterfront location, designer Susan Drake chose colors of driftwood and sand for a Stamford, Connecticut, kitchen. Read the interview with the designer.

Articles about 8 open interiors we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's March 2016 issue.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, …

A Modern Kitchen with a Colorful Twist

Green cabinets and a burgundy stove.<p>Designers Carey Maloney and Hermes Mallea created a vibrant kitchen in a New York townhouse. Whether it's the brass pot rack, the green cabinets, or the burgundy stove, browse through the pictures and photos for ideas for color schemes. For more details read the …

Kitchens

Chandelier Turns a Room into a Forest: http://www.boredpanda.com/chandelier-forest-trees-hilden-diaz/

Articles about 5 alternatives traditional headboard on Dwell.com - Dwell

Grid-scale storage may be revolutionizing the market for clean energy.<p>'Tis the season to think outside the box.<p>The standard pear-shaped incandescent bulb thatmost of us have been using for ages has a bad reputation among environmentalists...<p>On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in …