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The Cipher Brief

Next Steps in U.S.-Cuba Relations<p>Strengthening U.S. Cyber Defenses<p>Russia Sanctions: The New Normal<p>Corruption in China: The Party’s Over<p>Change in the …

Young American Men Are Choosing Video Games Over Work in Staggering Numbers

New research has found a surprising culprit for the serious decline in working hours among young American men over the last 15 years: video games.<p>The …

Labor Economics

“Anybody can code”: The new skills your resume should have to land a tech job in India

With new-age IT jobs on the horizon, techie resumes are due for a makeover.<p>Soon, it won’t be enough to flaunt an engineering degree or knowledge of Java and Python. Automation is set to take over jobs that primarily involve mundane, repetitive tasks. Globally, 12% of employers worldwide expect to …

Employment

Kaspersky Lab Has Been Working With Russian Intelligence - Bloomberg

Russian cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab boasts 400 million users worldwide. As many as 200 million may not know it. The huge reach of Kaspersky’s …

Cybersecurity

Analyzing GitHub, how developers change programming languages over time

In the end, the evolution of these matrices over time seems to be affine, and we observe the same language profile every year. Thus, to highlight the …

Programming

Designing Artificial Intelligence for Games (Part 1)

Over the course of the last few decades, the gaming industry has seen great strides. Beginning with simple games like Pong* and Pac-Man* which offered players a short escape from reality and growing into such involved games like World of Warcraft* and Call of Duty 4* which are serious hobbies to …

Artificial Intelligence

It's Time to Make Code More Tinker-Friendly

Back in ye olde days of the information superhighway, curious newbies had an easy way to see how websites worked: View Source.<p>If they clicked that …

Programming

Google Reportedly Paid Professors For Favorable Policy Papers

Google has paid university professors to write academic papers that support its views on public policy issues.<p>That’s according to a report Tuesday by …

Google

RED is making a $1,200 smartphone with a ‘holographic display’

Shipping in 2018<p>High-end camera maker RED has just announced a premium smartphone called Hydrogen One, and the headlining feature is something the company is referring to as a “holographic display.” A buzzword-filled press release for Hydrogen One says that the 5.7-inch display somehow uses …

Tablets

Windows 10: Everything you need to know

The next Windows 10 update is always around the corner, and this article will keep you informed about what’s new and what’s important. You can always check here for our latest Windows 10 review based on the two major updates scheduled per year, plus the highlights from notable builds in between. …

Microsoft

I picked 14 parts from 8 different smartphones to make my dream phone – see which ones made the cut

I'm happy for those of you who wouldn't change a thing about your smartphone. But for me, there's no such thing as the perfect smartphone — at least not the ones available off the shelf today.<p>For example, my favorite phone is the Google Pixel, but I wish it had the design and camera of the Galaxy …

Phones

We're entering the world of invisible technology. Can we keep up?

FOSTER CITY, Calif. — It’s a well-proven fact in the tech world that timing is everything.<p>You may have the greatest widget, software, or digital experience the world has ever seen, but if the market isn’t ready to accept it, that product or service won’t succeed.<p>Indeed, the history of the tech …

Intelligence

Lenovo's new workstation is indeed 'Tiny' but packs a punch

Windows users who work in tight spaces and need a small form factor workstation with multiple display ports and solid processing power have a new …

Workstations

Chinese Satellite Relays a Quantum Signal Between Cities

On a clear night at the end of last year, a green dot appeared on the horizon near the Chinese-Myanmar border. “It was like a very bright green …

Quantum Mechanics

What billionaire Mark Cuban learned about building a successful business from the terrible boss who fired him

Tech billionaire Mark Cuban hasn't always been rich. He grew up in a working class family in Pittsburgh, and after he graduated from Indiana …

Success

How Quantum Mechanics Is Chinese Scientists’ Answer To Cybersecurity Attacks

A team of Chinese scientists has successfully beat the record for quantum entanglement. But what are the applications of quantum mechanics in …

Why Artificial Intelligence is Different from Previous Technology Waves

I’ve been around computing since my older brother got a Commodore 64 for Christmas in 1983. I took my first “business machines” class in high school …

Innovation

3 Separate Experiments Report Signs of a Phenomenon Beyond The Standard Model of Physics

A 99.95% certainty.<p>A review of three separate experiments has turned up "remarkably similar" results, pointing to what researchers say is a strong …

Physics

Top 10 Programming Languages 2017

Object Oriented JavaScript

Javascript Events Tutorial Part 2 - Javascript Tutorials for Beginning Web Development

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Javascript Tutorial - Programming Tutorial for Beginners Pt 1

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YouTube State of Flux: The Future of Content Creation

Is Andy Rubin's Essential Phone Really That Essential?

This week, Andy Rubin’s new company, Essential, announced their first smartphone. It’s technically named the Essential PH-1, and it’s meant to “fix …

Turn your phone into a document scanner with Adobe Scan

Throw your scanner into the trash immediately! Adobe's free app lets you capture, store and share all manner of documents. Here's how it works.<p>Using your phone to "scan" documents is nothing new. Using an Adobe app to snap, store and share those scans? That's new.<p>Adobe Scan (Android|iOS) is a free …

Apps

Apple has paid out $70 billion to developers

When Steve Jobs introduced Apple's App Store back in 2008, he introduced the developer-friendly platform with ... a free backgammon game.<p>Jobs called the system "pretty cool." Maybe not the hardest sell from a man famous for talking about how Apple products would change the world.<p>What he did stress, …

Apple

Uber Fires Former Google Engineer at Heart of Self-Driving Dispute

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber said Tuesday that it had fired Anthony Levandowski, a star engineer brought in to lead the company’s self-driving automobile efforts who was accused of stealing trade secrets when he left a job at Google.<p>What Mr. Levandowski did when he quit Google to start his own company, …

Google