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Israel strikes at launchers of burning kites from Gaza Strip

The Israeli military said its aircraft struck a vehicle early Sunday belonging to someone who sent burning kites into Israel from Gaza.<p>No one was injured in the strike, but it marks an escalation in Israel's response to a phenomenon that has wreaked havoc on agriculture in southern Israel in recent …

Israel

Midgard

In the Information Age, each person produces an average of 0.5GB of data per day. Do you really know, how many accounts do you have?and which …

Artificial Intelligence

A far-right darling in the White House was the one who convinced Trump the US should separate parents from their children at the border

President Donald Trump's "zero-tolerance" policy that separates families at the US-Mexico border was the work of White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller.<p>The New York Times reported the origin of the controversial policy on Saturday. Miller, a 32-year-old policy specialist, followed the …

Donald Trump

The Guardian view on Yemen: our complicity lies bare

The fig leaves covered little to start with, and withered long ago. Now the excuses for our role in Yemen’s misery have fallen away entirely. The assault on Hodeidah by the Saudi- and Emirati-led coalition can only deepen the world’s worst humanitarian crisis; 70% of the country’s imports pass …

Middle East

Protections for immigrants erode under Trump since inaugural

The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the U.S.-Mexico border has grabbed attention around the world, drawn scorn from human-rights organizations and overtaken the immigration debate in Congress.<p>It's also a situation that has been brewing since the week …

Immigration

Divide and Conquer (Merge Sort)

Divide and conquer is an algorithmic strategy works by breaking down a problem into two or more sub-problems of the same or related type, solving …

Algorithms

Why parents struggle with Common Core math: “The diagrams are absolutely insane.”

When Veera Sinha was a little girl in India, her father asked his kids to solve math puzzles in their heads during dinner. That fond memory is one …

Mathematics

5 Tips To Learn Machine Learning

The progress that machine learning has made in past decade strikes everyone as genuine and astounding. Tons of libraries, architectures and …

Machine Learning

Democrat drops bombshell: Child migrant crisis ‘was kept very quiet under Obama administration’

A Democratic congressman dropped a bombshell on Saturday, admitting during an interview with CNN that the migrant child crisis, which has again come to the forefront of national politics, “was kept very quiet under the Obama administration.”<p>The issue has become one of the most controversial issues …

Immigration

He spied on al Qaeda from the inside, until he had to run for his life

In both a new book and an interview with NBC News, a British spy inside al Qaeda says his cover was blown by a leak to reporters that likely emanated from Vice President Dick Cheney's office. The leaked information ended his seven-and-a-half-year stint as a mole inside the terror group.<p>The spy, who …

Al-Qaeda

A computer program that learns to “imagine” the world shows how AI can think more like us

Machines will need to get a lot better at making sense of the world on their own if they are ever going to become truly intelligent.<p>DeepMind, the …

Artificial Intelligence

Masterpiece Cakeshop Owner Speaks Out After Supreme Court Victory

Earlier this month, the Supreme Court ruled in a 7-2 decision in favor of Jack Phillips, the owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop. The establishment was at …

Civil Rights

Cardinal Dolan: There is no Bible passage to justify family separation

<b>(CNN) —</b> Cardinal Timothy Dolan, a prominent Catholic leader in the United States, said Friday there is no biblical defense for separating families, condemning the practice as "unjust" and "un-American."<p>"If they want to take a baby from the arms of his mother and separate the two, that's wrong. I …

Christianity

Yes, There Was FBI Bias

There is much to admire in Justice Department inspector general Michael Horowitz’s highly anticipated report on the FBI’s Clinton-emails …

Government

The Jews are still poisoning the wells

Yes, some Palestinians regularly experience a water deficit, but no, this unfortunate reality is not Israel’s doing.<p>Israel soldiers ride on a …

Israel

Walking With AI: How to Spot, Store and Clean the Data You Need

The best time to design your AI initiative is now.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last August, data science leader Monica Rogati unveiled a new way for entrepreneurs to think about artificial intelligence. Modeled after psychologist Abraham Maslow's five-tier …

Machine Learning

The Dangers of Distracted Parenting

When it comes to children’s development, parents should worry less about kids’ screen time—and more about their own.<p>Smartphones have by now been implicated in so many crummy outcomes—car fatalities, sleep disturbances, empathy loss, relationship problems, failure to notice a clown on a …

Parenting

Yes, Hillary Should Have Been Prosecuted

I know this is ancient history, but — I’m sorry — I just can’t let it go. When historians write the definitive, sordid histories of the 2016 …

Government

MSNBC Katy Tur demands this Bible verse BE BANNED in America!

Soooo… I saw a pretty damn stupid segment on MSNBC – I know, this is not surprising. But still. These morons attempted to criticize Jeff Sessions’ …

Jesus

What If Your Business Was So Intelligent That Nothing Came As A Surprise

Artificial intelligence (AI) is gearing up to help business leaders never be blindsided again. It’s not that AI will prevent hurricanes, worker …

Machine Learning

Why North Korea Is Hell For Women

When the UN reported North Korea had committed human rights violations, the regime declared that “North Korea is Heaven for women.” It’s not any kind of heaven we’d be familiar with.<p>At the recent North Korea summit, Kim Jong-un was accompanied by four women, including his own sister. People …

North Korea

Your encrypted messages are encrypted from everyone except the feds

Their many faults aside, secure messaging apps like Signal and WhatsApp are all supposed to be, well... secure. So long as you follow the basic …

Privacy

JUST SO: The Microbe-To-Man Evolution Story Is Dumb, Bad Science. Why Do Our Kids Learn It As Fact?

9:36 PM 06/15/2018<p>Dare suggest that America’s school children should be alerted to scientific problems with microbe-to-man evolution, and you can …

Thomas Jefferson

A Cancer Blockbuster Gets Approved in China. Will the Floodgates Now Open?

Bristol-Myers Squibb announced today that its pioneering cancer immunotherapy drug Opdivo has been approved for sale in China.<p>Opdivo targets a …

Immune System

Nikki Haley is killing it at the United Nations

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is just about killing it at the global body.<p>In recent remarks to the General …

Israel

The Brilliant Ways UPS Uses Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning And Big Data

In a business where shaving off a mile per day per driver can result in savings of up to $50 million per year, UPS has plenty of incentive to incorporate technology to drive efficiencies in every area of its operations. According to UPS’ Chief Technology Officer Juan Perez, “Our business drives …

Artificial Intelligence

The Gathering Storm: A Split in the Reformed World

YouTube

Teach Your Kid Machine Learning With These Free Lessons

You probably use machine-learning systems every day without even knowing it. The technology gives us spam filters, our Facebook News Feeds, digital …

Machine Learning

Education could be changed forever after discovery of learning biomarker

The way we educate children could be changed forever after the discovery of a possible biomarker for long-term learning, crucial to our understanding …

Neuroscience

This Is the No. 1 Factor That Determines How Long You'll Live (It's Truly Grim)

A researcher sheds light on the difference your zip code makes.<p>Just six miles and seven subway stops separate a gaping disparity in life expectancy in Chicago.<p>If you live in the Loop, an affluent neighborhood Chicago's city center, the average life expectancy is 85. That's on par with Japan, one of …

Community Health