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Forget chatbots — you should create a workbot instead

It’s no secret that chatbots are growing in popularity. From Facebook’s ecommerce bots for consumers to a plethora of customer service tools that now rely on chatbots to interface with customers, it’s clear that consumer chatbots have hit mainstream. Even Apple is expanding its commitment to chat …

Chatbots

The Stars Align for Canadian Tech – Bloomberg

The Stars Align for Canadian Tech<p>The Stars Align for Canadian Tech<p>The Stars Align for Canadian …

Artificial Intelligence

Canadian Artificial Intelligence Company Element AI Receives $102M In Funding

The artificial intelligence market is still in its relatively early stages, but a player in the market has received a large amount of funding. …

Jen Simmons: The Tools I Use

<i>The second installment in our series on “The Tools We Use” features Jen Simmons, Developer Advocate at Mozilla.</i>My absolute favorite tool for …

CSS

Element AI, a platform for companies to build AI solutions, raises $102M

The race for artificial intelligence technology is on, and while tech giants like Google and Facebook snap up top talent to build out their own AI-powered products, a new startup has just raised a huge round of funding to help the rest of us.<p>Element AI — a Montreal-based platform and incubator that …

Snapchat quietly revealed how it can put AI on your phone

Snapchat, the only social media platform left where millennials can escape their parents, has been notoriously secret about how it packed advanced augmented reality features into its mobile app.<p>In a research paper published June 13 on the open publishing platform Arxiv, the company seems to detail …

Social Media

Meet Framer, The Prototyping Tool Used By Google, Facebook, And Uber

The tool, built by two Facebook alums, is now used across the industry–and a new version is simple enough for any designer to use.<p>When product designers Koen Bok and Jorn van Dijk were working at Facebook in 2013, they often found themselves pitching new app ideas with traditional presentation …

4 iOS-Specific Flipboard Tips You May Not Have Known About

Hey iPhone fans! Optimize your daily Flipboard routine with these iOS tricks. Here’s how to take advantage of these features.<p><b>1) QUICK START: Choose where you want to begin your Flipboard experience</b><p>Do you want to start Flipboard in your home feed or immediately dive deep into what you’re following? …

IPhone 7

This computer language is teaching kids to code

When Zuckerberg entered the room, many of the young students had a hard time pulling themselves away from their projects, even to gawk at one of the world's richest men. Facebook's founder instead came to them.<p>"What are you making?" he'd ask. And they would proudly say, "A game!" or whatever it …

Computer Science

36 eBooks on Computer Programming from O’Reilly Media: Free to Download and Read

This past week, we featured a free course on the programming language Python, presented by MIT. A handy resource, to be sure.<p>And then it struck us …

The 3 Most Lucrative Programming Skills You Can Learn Online for Free

Programming jobs are as hot as ever and there is no end in sight. If you are looking for a secure job with the flexibility to work online from …

Nvidia aims to train 100,000 developers in deep learning, AI technologies

Nvidia's Deep Learning Institute has an expanded curriculum that includes courses for self-driving cars, health care, web services, robotics, video …

Strategies for Handling Large WordPress Media Libraries in Dev and Staging Environments

One of the questions we get asked fairly often about WP Offload S3 is whether or not it is OK to use in development or staging environments. When …

Nvidia's slightly terrifying Metropolis platform paves the way for smarter cities

Nvidia has a vision for the city of the future, and it takes the always-on surveillance we're becoming accustomed to and pushes it to whole new …

How I went from zero to San Francisco software engineer in 12 months

One year ago, I was working part-time as a route setter at a rock climbing gym in Tennessee. Today I’m working as a software engineer at a cyber-security startup in San Francisco.<p>My journey to this point has been unforgettable and life-changing. And yet as challenging as everything was, I think …

San Francisco

5 Cheats to Help You Become A Better Developer

If you need help as a developer, there's a great online community to ask and a hosting site to learn the secrets of others' code.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Great developers work with probably hundreds of thousands of variables and moving parts to create incredibly …

Stack Overflow

Now We Know Why Microsoft Bought LinkedIn

<b>Six months after</b> Microsoft announced plans to pay more than $26 billion for LinkedIn, we now know even more about why the career-focused social …

Silicon Valley