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Google says machine learning is the future. So I tried it myself

If deep learning will be as big as the internet, it’s time for everyone to start looking closely at it<p>The world is quietly being reshaped by machine learning. We no longer need to teach computers how to perform complex tasks like image recognition or text translation: instead, we build systems that …

Machine Learning

Wonderful Websites You Should Bookmark Right Now to Learn From Internet

The internet can be a wonderfully, immense place for interesting content. If you've ever wanted to learn a new skill or to accomplish a seemingly monumental task, you need look no further than the internet. There is basically a site for every interest under the sun. It is also a great place to …

Tutorials

Scientists Stored These Images in DNA—Then Flawlessly Retrieved Them

Who needs memory cards when you have DNA? A team of scientists has been able to store images within the life-defining molecules then retrieve them …

MIT's new visualization tool is a goldmine for data nerds

Love impressing your pals with all there is to know about computer science? Or perhaps state geography is more your thing?<p>MIT Media Lab, in partnership with Deloitte and the data visualization startup Datawheel, has just gone live with perhaps the most extensive tool ever created for mining and …

Scott Kelly snaps photos of Earth and the galaxy from space – in pictures

Nasa astronaut Scott Kelly is the only American to have spent 340 days in space. In addition to his research and experimentation, he captured his unique view of the Earth

Space

Nuclear Fusion Hit a Massive Milestone in Germany

A brand-new reactor, an experimental stellarator design called Wendelstein 7-X, was successfully booted up to an extent where it created hydrogen plasma.<p><i>This story was translated from the original published by Motherboard Germany.</i><p>The Max Planck Institute in Greifswald reached a true milestone in …

MIT's insane new app lets you 'edit' reality - The Kernel

The future promised by the Internet of Things still feels like it’s a long way away. But when (and if) it arrives, the Swiss army knife for fiddling …

Steven Wilson

Happy new year to everyone and best wishes for a productive and above all peaceful 2016!<p>On a personal note thank you to everyone that took the time …

5 ways virtual reality finally started to make sense in 2015

The future hasn’t turned out quite the way many of us expected it would from old movies- flying cars are nowhere to be found and so-called hoverboards are more proficient at spontaneous combustion than levitation. But there’s one prediction sci-fi got spot-on: virtual reality.<p>2015 is the first year …

Virtual Reality

APIs for humans: The rise of developer experience (DX)

User Experience (UX) is a top priority for many consumer-facing software companies. The art of simplifying complex interactions into meaningful user experiences is an important competitive advantage for technology companies.<p>But what if your product is an API and your end-users are developers? How …

Software Development

VR startup bets on bite-sized breaks from reality

When I think about the excitement around virtual reality, I sometimes imagine a large group of investors and designers leaping on a careening bandwagon in which the driver has been shot and the brakes have come loose.<p>Don’t get me wrong — all of the money and creativity leaping into the medium is a …

Virtual Reality

Amazon's next $400 billion opportunity

Earlier this week, The Seattle Times reported that the ecommerce giant is in talks to lease 20 cargo planes to build its own overnight-air-logistics operations.<p>The report was the latest in a series of hints that Amazon could be gearing up to create an in-house logistics department that would allow …

eCommerce

Apple has quietly been moving into a hot new market

The company has acquired two startups — Metaio and Faceshift — that produce software that can warp the reality around you, either adding in things (augmented) or changing everything altogether (virtual).<p>Microsoft's HoloLens headset, which is set to launch in 2016, sets up the user in a "mixed …

Augmented Reality

Warum Russland so gefährlich ist

Abschuss des Jagdbombers Warum Russland so gefährlich ist<p>Von<p>-Aktualisiert am 01.12.2015-11:38<p>Zurzeit geht die größte Gefahr für die Welt und für den …

Weltnachrichten