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Google's latest do-it-yourself AI kits include everything you need

Google's AIY kits have been helpful for do-it-yourselfers who want to explore AI concepts like computer vision, but they weren't really meant for newcomers when you had to supply your own Raspberry Pi and other must-haves. It'll be much easier to get started from now on: Google has released updated …

Raspberry Pi

Why Pancreatic Cancer Is on the Rise

We can all be grateful that pancreatic cancer is pretty rare—accounting for about 3 percent of all cancers. Its toll, however, is another story. Five …

Neeleshwar Hermitage Hotel Review: Retreat To Northern Kerala

Name: Neeleshwar Hermitage<p>Location: India<p>Located on Kerala beach, this beautiful resort is boutique in size with just 18 thatched cottages sat on …

Google has received 2.4 million URL removal requests under EU ‘right to be forgotten’ laws

The company is releasing more data about delisting requests<p>Google has received over 2.4 million requests to remove URLs from its search engine under Europe’s “right to be forgotten” laws since they were introduced in May 2014. The new data comes from Google’s move to expand its transparency …

'Right to be forgotten' claimant wants to rewrite history, says Google

A businessman who has launched a legal bid to remove some search results about his criminal conviction in the first “right to be forgotten” case in the English courts should not be allowed to rewrite history, lawyers for Google have said.<p>The claimant, referred to only as NT1 for legal reasons, was …

Privacy

The best espresso machine, grinder and accessories for beginners

<i>By Cale Guthrie Weissman</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After putting in more than 60 hours of research, we enlisted a …

How to Figure Out What Your Side Hustle Should Be

A staggering 55 million people — more than 35% of the U.S. workforce — are now freelancers or contractors, and that number is projected to rise to 43% by 2020. About 44 million people report having some kind of side hustle, and of those who do, 36% say they earn more than $500 a month from it. …

How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Let’s face it: the internet can be a nasty place. Between predators, malware, explicit content, and other bad actors, parents can find themselves in …

5 Of The Sectors Blockchain Is Currently Disrupting

It's so much more than the bitcoin.<p>Blockchain has been everywhere lately - and it's so much more than a few bitcoins.<p>It seems that everywhere you turn in the tech industry, someone is talking about the promise of blockchain technology and how it's going to change the world. Well, I'm here to tell …

The 1 Company Culture Rule 99% of People Are Afraid to Follow but Should

Company culture is created by following this simple rule.<p>I believe we are experiencing a massive shift in how companies think about company culture.<p>Go back a few years, and it was all about novelties to draw top talent: big screen televisions, open work spaces, Ping-pong tables and baristas on …

Health risks may lurk in your home, environmental group says

Tackling a home improvement project? Your next remodel may pretty up your home, but it could befoul the air you breathe. Now, the Healthy Living Home Guide makes it easier to choose products that won't contribute to indoor air pollution.<p>The online guide was prepared by the Environmental Working …

China’s Bitmain dominates bitcoin mining. Now it wants to cash in on artificial intelligence

Two years ago, a Chinese chip-design expert named Micree Zhan was reading China’s seminal science-fiction novel, <i>The Three-Body Problem</i>, by Liu Cixin, while wrestling with how to create a new processor. He had already designed custom chips for the company he co-founded, Bitmain, that had made it …

Bitcoin

Understanding Ethereum, Bitcoin’s Virtual Cousin

Bitcoin has many cousins and competitors. None have grown more popular than Ethereum, a global computer network with its own virtual currency, called Ether.<p><b>What is Ethereum?</b><p>Ethereum is a global computing network operating according to rules defined by Ethereum software.<p>Those rules allow the …

Cryptocurrency

Is Blockchain Coming Of Age?

Ever since blockchain burst onto the scene it’s been a technology surrounded by hype and expectation, but the last year seems to have seen this grow to a whole new level, with initial coin offerings (ICOs) receiving almost as much hype as their namesake the initial public offering (IPOs).<p>To date, …

Blockchain

Sony's Koov is a candy-colored coding course for kids

STEM skills are in high demand right now, making toys that teach science and engineering popular with parents hoping to give their kids a leg up in the job market. Products like Hasbro's new robot that teaches coding have joined kits like Lego Mindstorms on store shelves. Now Sony is making its own …

Why Stackshare is quietly becoming a secret weapon for developers and Silicon Valley CTOs

On Stackshare, Airbnb lists over 50 services in its “stack,” Slack lists 24, and Spotify lists more than 31; these stacks are collections of different pieces of software that each company is using to run their operations, and range from infrastructure tools to communications tools to container …

Cotton swabs are sending thousands of kids to the ER

Feel the need to clean your child’s ears? Step away from that cotton swab.<p>Despite years of warnings to avoid putting the product into the ear canal, more than 263,000 children in the U.S. had to be treated in emergency rooms for ear injuries related to cotton-tip applicators between 1990 and 2010, …

Crime was up on BART even before Saturday’s attack

Your burning BART questions answered<p>Crime was up on BART by more than 20 percent this year — most of it involving the theft of cell phones and other electronic devices — even before a group of youths swarmed a train Saturday, according to the transit system’s interim police chief.<p>The increase of …

San Francisco

Will Blockchain Technology Be the Ultimate Disrupter? Harvard Says Yes

Say goodbye to the middleman for your financial transactions. Blockchain technology will change the way you do everything.<p>"Imagine a technology that could preserve our freedom to choose for ourselves and our families, to express these choices in the world, and to control our own destiny, no matter …

Here's Why You Get Those Little Red Bumps On Your Arms

And what to do about them.<p>Summer is just around the corner, which means it’ll soon be time to break free from the constraints of long sleeves and pants. But for some people, it also means dealing with bumpy “chicken skin.”<p>Keratosis pilaris is the name for this annoying skincare issue, which is …

Skin Care

How to Validate Your Business Ideas Without Spending a Dime

Here are two extremely cheap (read: free) ways to test ideas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last night in the shower, you had an ingenious idea for a new business. You rushed to the desk to write it down, with water still dripping down your back. Your [insert the …

Google Search

The way you cook your rice could give you cancer! Be healthy and check out this recipe - IBTimes India

When you use the "steaming" method to cook rice, the arsenic remains in the rice and could lead to a numerous ailments, including cancer.<p>Do you …

9 Ways to Use Pegboard to Organize Every Room of the House

Using pegboard at home means you can have unlimited options for organizing and decorating—you can paint it in any way you choose, use different kinds …

Living Rooms

Tips for Organizing Your Craft Space

If you are a serious or novice crafter, you probably have some sort of craft room or corner of your house devoted to your DIY stash. My office also …

Crafting

The Ultimate Valentine's Day Gift Guide for Food Lovers

From an avid home chef to a food-obsessed friend who’s always trying the newest hot spots, you’re sure to find something to please every kind of …

These are the dash cams your car has been waiting for

Having a dash cam can mean the difference between a small fender bender that wasn’t your fault costing you nothing and costing you thousands. How? If …

Dashcam

A couple who travels the world permanently with their 2 kids shares their secret for traveling with toddlers

Gee had just quit his job at Snapchat where he worked for three months after selling his company, Scan, to the Silicon Valley darling for $54 million, he told Business Insider.<p>But instead of using his cut from the sale to fund their travels, the couple sold all their belongings for about $45,000 …

Profit

No more emails outside the office in France

From today, French workers are no longer obliged to check out-of-hours emails under a new employment law. Firms will now have to negotiate over the …

9 ideas for making more money on the side in 2017

While there proven ways to make extra cash on the side, even if you have a full-time job, if those haven't worked-out for you in years past, then consider these 10 new ideas for earning some additional money on the side.<p>1. Join the sharing economy<p>"The sharing economy is growing at an exponential …

Sharing Economy

Finding an agile balance for testing is easier with Zephyr for JIRA | Zephyr

<i>The following article is a guest post to Zephyr from Larry Cummings, Atlassian Consultant and Atlassian Certified Trainer at Isos Technology. Isos</i> …

DevOps