David Avery

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Java 8 Concurrency Tutorial: Threads and Executors

Welcome to the first part of my Java 8 Concurrency tutorial. This guide teaches you concurrent programming in Java 8 with easily understood code …

Concurrency

The darker side of machine learning

While machine learning is introducing innovation and change to many sectors, it also is bringing trouble and worries to others. One of the most worrying aspects of emerging machine learning technologies is their invasiveness on user privacy.<p>From rooting out your intimate and embarrassing secrets to …

A computer program used for bail and sentencing decisions was labeled biased against blacks. It’s actually not that clear.

This past summer, a heated debate broke out about a tool used in courts across the country to help make bail and sentencing decisions. It’s a controversy that touches on some of the big criminal justice questions facing our society. And it all turns on an algorithm.<p>The algorithm, called COMPAS, is …

The 10 Algorithms Machine Learning Engineers Need to Know

This column is by James Li, Product Intern at NewStoryCharity<p>It is no doubt that the sub-field of machine learning / artificial intelligence has …

Prepare for the CompTIA and Cisco certifications for just $29

The IT industry is highly competitive and you always want to try and stay a step ahead of the others, but sometimes it can be very costly to do that. …

The 10 Best Wireframing and Prototyping Tools for Designers

Wireframe becomes more and more important as it will make it easier to communicate ideas and cut down project cost. The prototyping tools for designer …

Prototyping

Java 8 Interview Questions - Part 2

In this article, we will discuss frequently asked Java 8 Interview Questions and Answers.<p>You can refer the Part 1 using this link : Java8 Interview …

So You Want to be a Functional Programmer (Part 2)

Taking that first step to understanding Functional Programming concepts is the most important and sometimes the most difficult step. But it doesn’t …

Programming

The Fathom USB stick offers plug-and-play AI for under $100

Adding neural deep learning to a system doesn’t have to be a complicated endeavor. AI firm Movidius has just announced a USB stick that can be …