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What is the most popular language for machine learning?

When it comes to machine learning and data science, there are so many language options to choose from. Data scientist Jean-Francois Puget does some …

Your brain on music: Why certain songs bring pleasure

The chemicals in the brain linked to the pleasure people get from things like sex and drugs also play a role in how people enjoy music, a new, small study from Canada finds.<p>When people in the study took a drug to block the chemical compounds in the brain that activate the so-called pleasure center, …

Yahoo open-sources TensorFlowOnSpark for deep learning with big data

Yahoo is announcing today that it’s open-sourcing TensorFlowOnSpark, a piece of software it has created to make the Google-initiated TensorFlow open-source framework for deep learning compatible with its data sets that sit inside Spark clusters, which some organizations maintain for processing lots …

Harvard has created a 'liquid' battery that could last for more than a decade

Lithium-ion batteries power everything from phones to electricity grids but their lifespan is incredibly short, plus they're difficult to recycle. …

AI’s open source model is closed, inadequate, and outdated

Kumar Srivastava Contributor<p>Kumar Srivastava is a vice president of product and strategy at BNY Mellon.<p>Artificial Intelligence is big. And getting bigger. Enterprises that have experience with machine learning are looking to graduate to Artificial Intelligence based technologies.<p>Enterprises that …

Surgical robot makes highly precise eye injection possible

In a world first, surgeons were able to perform a difficult eye procedure with the robot's help.<p>For the first time ever, a team of eye surgeons were able to inject a thrombolytic drug directly into a patient's retinal vein to dissolve a blood clot. It was a success despite the fact that the vein is …

Deep Learning AI Listens to Machines For Signs of Trouble

Driving your car until it breaks down on the road is never anyone’s favorite way to learn the need for routine maintenance. But preventive or …

Nicotine shown to reduce symptoms of schizophrenia

For years researchers have noted an unusual association between smoking and schizophrenia. Across multiple studies it was identified that people with …

Άντον Τσέχοφ: Οι καλλιεργημένοι άνθρωποι

<b>Οι καλλιεργημένοι άνθρωποι σέβονται την ανθρώπινη ατομικότητα</b> και γι' αυτό είναι πάντοτε συγκαταβατικοί, γελαστοί, ευγενικοί, υποχρεωτικοί.<p><b>Δεν χαλούν</b> …

How To Write Your Very First Powerful Artificial Intelligence /s

Such clever, many intelligent, very human.<p>I know, you’re insanely busy so let’s keep this tutorial short and neat.<p>What the hell is machine …

A Team Of MIT Bartender Robots Serves Beer More Efficiently

Yes, please<p>Using robots, a team at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory has solved an ancient problem: needing another beer but not wanting to stand up and get it. Two small Turtlebots (which look like coolers on wheels) travel between a beer-providing PR2 robot bartender …

As Street Art Turns to Public Art in Barcelona

<b>Spain's Second Largest City Hosts "Open Walls"</b><p>A popular city for street art in the early 2000s that attracted artists from across Europe and elsewhere to its intimate doorways and darkened small streets, Barcelona has become less inviting to illegal painting in recent years due to an organized …

11 Beautiful, Psychedelic GIFs Created by a Math Whiz

Math is a subject that makes many artists pull an Edvard Munch, but scientist David Whyte uses cosines and exponentials the way Toulouse-Lautrec used …

Το ανθρώπινο δέρμα «διαθέτει επεξεργαστή

Το δέρμα μας έχει πολύ υψηλότερο IQ από ό,τι νομίζαμε. Ερευνητές ανακάλυψαν ότι οι νευρώνες στο ανθρώπινο δέρμα κάνουν πολύ προηγμένους υπολογισμούς, …

10 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With a Lemon

When life gives you lemons, use them in more ways than you ever imagined.<p><b>Help Toothaches</b><p>Lemon juice is no replacement for going to see your dentist—and exposing your teeth to fruit acids isn't a great long-term strategy. But if you've already got a toothache, the citric acid in lemons can alleviate …

Cancer leaves a common fingerprint on DNA

Regardless of their stage or type, cancers appear to share a telltale signature of widespread changes to the so-called epigenome, according to a team …

Africa’s Multi-Level Floating Hotel with an Underwater Room

The Manta Resort is a beautiful, multi-room hotel that sits on the Indian Ocean island of Pemba. The spectacular getaway offers not only a place to rest your head for the night, but also some truly breathtaking views from its unique, underwater room. The floating structure, made of local hardwood, …

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Ο ουρανοξύστης που περπατιέται, της Σελάνα Βροντή

Οι ουρανοξύστες στο μέλλον δεν θα έχουν καμία σχέση με αυτούς που γνωρίζουμε σήμερα. Δείτε, για παράδειγμα, την «Ατελείωτη πόλη σε ύψος» («The …

Η Ευρώπη μάς σπρώχνει στους διακινητές

Ο οδύσσεια ενός 27χρονου Σύρου πρόσφυγα που είχε γίνει δεκτός από τη Γερμανία για μεταπτυχιακά, ο πόλεμος έκανε ανέφικτο τα ταξίδι του, έπεσε στα …

The 200 Best Tracks of the Decade So Far (2010-2014)

Every time we pause to look at the last however many years of music, things seem stranger and harder to pin down. Not the music itself, necessarily, but rather how it reaches us and finds its way into our lives. In 2010, Pitchfork had been regularly using Twitter for just over a year. Streaming …

The Science Of Bubbles

More than just good for a bath, bubbles are a focus of new research<p>Bubbles may seem pretty ordinary. We tend to think of them just as beverage enhancers or entertainment for small children. But scientists are uncovering another side to bubbles: They can perform computations, drive climate, and even …

What the Synapses in Your Brain Actually Look Like

Without synapses, your neurons wouldn't be able to communicate and your brain would be little more than a ball of meat. Exactly what synapses look …

15 Craziest Hotels Around The World

Not everyone wants the typical room service, continental breakfast, and double bed of a chain hotel. Whether you still harbor a childhood dream of living in a treehouse, or you love wine so much you'd give anything to sleep inside a giant empty wine barrel, there's a crazy hotel out there that fits …

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Top scenic drives around Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone’s famous landscape doesn’t suddenly end at the park fence. Enveloping the park kernel is a protective cushion of national forests and wilderness areas that offer almost as much scenic splendor as the park itself, but without the crowds and the entry fee. Heading to Yellowstone? See the …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week on Dwell.com - Dwell

From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from the week with these abodes from around the world.<p>John Pawson's minimal home and an experimental residence by …

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Designs for Great Architectural Landmarks that Were Never Built

If you're writing an alternate history, these would be the buildings you'd want to include. They're the discarded designs for famous landmarks. …

Turkish engineers get $2.5M for Hazelcast, an open source in-memory data grid for Java

In Turkey, a group of five engineers developed an elegant solution to tackle one of the biggest challenges for Java developers.<p>This solution, dubbed Hazelcast, is designed to prevent enterprise applications from drowning in data. Developers need a better way to manage all this data, while ensuring …