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Microsoft's AI can convert images into Chinese poetry

Microsoft recently taught its XiaoIce chatbot, a Chinese language conversational AI, how to interpret pictures as poems. We’re not sure if that counts as inspired writing, but it’s an interesting step toward better mimicking humans.<p>It’s not the first AI to write poetry, but it’s the first we’ve …

Artificial Intelligence

IDG Contributor Network: Machine learning: It’s all about the use cases [baby]!

There’s no question that we’re poised at the dawn of a very exciting time as it relates to the application of machine learning within the context of …

Machine Learning

Foreign artist reimagines US currency

In terms of design, paper currency in the United States hasn’t changed much in the past hundred years. There have been updates and additional flourishes — not to mention security measures — but overall, it’s essentially the same set of bills circulated since 1913.<p>1913 was a big year for currency. …

Federal Reserve

A small team of student AI coders beats Google’s machine-learning code

Students from Fast.ai, a small organization that runs free machine-learning courses online, just created an AI algorithm that outperforms code from …

Machine Learning

Workona helps web workers finally close all those tabs

A new startup, Workona, this week launched software designed for those who primarily do their work in a browser. The company’s goal is to become the OS for web work – and to also save web workers from the hell that is a million open tabs. To accomplish this, Workona offers smart browser windows you …

Software

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

Looking to compare all different types of automation? Now you can

Organizations must vet and compare different types of automation based on business needs, but there was no way to do this -- until now. Forrester's …

Human Geography

How to Write a Book: A Step-by-Step Guide

Dust off your writing chops and get to it! You can write the book you’ve been dreaming about when you break it down into manageable steps.<p>The first …

Writing

The Seven Simple Principles of Conversion Centred Design (CCD) and How to Use Them

Oli Gardner – the Creative Director of Unbounce (a landing page builder for marketers), is an advocate of CCD. He says that deploying CCD makes each …

Interaction Design

Travel to the Wonderful Worlds of Disney With These Beautiful Posters

Toys and CollectiblesAction figures, statues, exclusives, and other merchandise. Beware: if you look here, you’re probably going to spend some money …

Walt Disney Company

Infographic - A Complete Guide on Getting Started with Deep Learning in Python

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Ultimate guide to handle Big Datasets for Machine Learning using Dask (in Python)

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Machine Learning

Microsoft OneNote: An insider’s guide (free PDF)

OneNote, Microsoft's cross-platform notebook tool, lets you tag, flag, recognize, record, and search just about anything. This ebook looks at how you …

A Few Do’s and Don’ts of Blogging

About seven weeks ago, I published my very first blog post.How to (Attempt to) Launch an Enormously Successful Blogging Career in 15 StepsI was</b> …

Writing

When Bots Teach Themselves to Cheat

Once upon a time, a bot deep in a game of tic-tac-toe figured out that making improbable moves caused its bot opponent to crash. Smart. Also …

Artificial Intelligence

You Can Learn Everything Online Except for the Things You Can't

I've seen several quotes that say something like this: "Everything I learned in college can now be found online for free."<p>Is that true or false? …

College & University

The more ninjas you massacre, the smarter this AI gets

Watching an AI train, for those of us who aren’t developers, is about as exciting as watching paint dry or grass grow. But, every once in a while someone throws some ninjas into the mix and makes it fun.<p>An AI programmer who goes by the GitHub handle Ash47 recently published a series of projects …

Artificial Intelligence

Want to learn how to code? Start with these popular books, free

Programming has been a job and avocation for decades, but its popularity appears to have surged in the last few years; a recent survey of users on …

Programming

How to become a machine learning and AI specialist

<b>The rise of the machines is coming.</b><p>By that, I don’t mean that someone is about to break through a singularity and create a <b>rapidly self-teaching AI</b> that will <b>enslave all of humanity</b>. I mean, that’s probably on the cards too, but it’s not really what we’re talking about today.<p>We’re talking about</b> …

Machine Learning

I’m a Front-End Cheater

I am a full stack developer. I develop in Visual Studio, code in C# with .NET Core, deploy to Azure and I must admit, I'm a front-end cheater.<p>Comeon, …

Web Development

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

Machine Learning

Hacking macOS: How to Use One Tclsh Command to Bypass Antivirus Protections

Using Netcat to backdoor a macOS device has its short-comings. If the compromised Mac goes to sleep, the Netcat background process will occasionally …

White Hat

Four Fastest Ways To Make Money In No Man's Sky

The No Man's Sky Next update is causing a resurgence of players to once again jump into Hello Games' title. Although exploring the cosmos and discovering new planets and alien species is still at the core of No Man's Sky, Next double downs on the action-adventure and survival elements by …

No Man's Sky

Lensball Review : Something Completely Different

There are two versions of the Lensball. One’s called the Lensball Pocket – that’s 60mm and weighs 250gr (0.55 pounds). The Lensball Pro is 80mm and …

Google Pixel

This Batman Game Perfectly Captures One of the Best Cartoon Shows Ever

The Caped Crusader has grappling hooked onto people's tabletops a few times before, but as we saw at Gen Con 2018, Batman the Animated Series: Gotham …

Gen Con

How To: The Top 80+ Websites Available in the Tor Network

There are nearly 100,000 unique .onion addresses for hidden services online with over two million people using Tor every single day. Join me as I …

Privacy

My First Three Months On Medium Earned $2,600+

A little celebration is in order.When I hopped on Medium at the end of April, it was with the intention to make up for lost income. I’ve written …

Writing

A beginner's guide to AI: Algorithms

<i>Welcome to TNW’s beginner’s guide to AI. This (currently) four part feature should provide you with a very basic understanding of what AI is, what it can do, and how it works. The guide contains articles on (in order published) neural networks, computer vision, natural language processing, and</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

Look at These Gorgeous LEGEND OF KORRA and AVATAR Covers (Exclusive)

We are massive fans of both <i>Avatar: The Last Airbender</i> and <i>The Legend of Korra,</i> and have loved following our favorite characters adventures in the …

Graphic Novels

The Plain English Guide to Machine Learning vs. Deep Learning

The business world often uses the terms machine learning, deep learning, and artificial intelligence as interchangeable buzzwords. The problem? Each …

Machine Learning