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Harmony Gold Mining Stock Showing Strength Amid Weaker Gold Prices

Back in June, I wrote an update on Harmony Gold Mining (HMY) following the company's equity raise near yearly lows. Currently, I'm intrigued by the …

Stock Markets

Colombian rebels attack mining company, kill 3

Colombia's military says a holdout rebel faction has attacked a mining camp run by Toronto-based Continental Gold Inc. and killed three of its workers.<p>The attack occurred in Yarumal, a mountainous area of Antioquia Province, where Continental Gold is conducting exploration work. The army said …

Mining

Learning Statistics Online for Data Science | Data Science Blog

Data science is one of the hottest topics in the 21st century because we are generating data at a rate which is much higher than what we can actually …

Data Science

Swiss Crypto Startup Eidoo Announces Token Tied to the Price of Gold

Eidoo has become the latest cryptocurrency startup to seek to create a more stable token by tying it to the price of gold.<p>The Switzerland-based …

Investing

The Teflon Mind: How to let go of the past

“If you realize that all things change, there is nothing you will try to hold on to.” — Lao Tzu<p><b>Why can’t I just move on?</b><p>Everyone tells you: “let go.” …

Stanford University

Gold edges up as dollar demand eases

Spot gold may retest resistance at $1,202/oz: Technicals

Business (India)

Silver's Discount to Gold Is the Biggest Since the 1990s

With gold the most expensive relative to silver in more than 20 years, investors in exchange-traded funds are betting on the cheaper metal.<p>Bullion is …

Investing

China's Grip on Rare Earths May Have Proven Too Strong for Trump

The U.S. appears to have shelved its plan to levy tariffs on a critical collection of minerals used in everything from hybrid vehicles to electronic …

Trump Administration

PRECIOUS-Gold falls as investors turn to dollar for safety amid trade worries

PRECIOUS-Gold falls as investors turn to dollar for safety amid trade worries<p>* Trump imposes 10 pct tariffs on $200 bln goods from China<p>* Increasing …

Interest Rates

The State of Machine Learning in Business Today

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, and Deep Learning are all topics of considerable interest in news articles and industry discussions these days. However, to the average person or to senior business executives and CEO’s, it becomes increasingly difficult to parse out the technical …

Machine Learning

Chile lawmakers mull additional mining tax for copper, lithium

The Lower Chamber of Chile’s Parliament has begun studying a project that would set a 3% mining royalty for all companies operating in the country, …

Die Big-Data-Lüge

Rudolf Sommer (74) ist eine skeptische Natur. Der pensionierte Spediteur weiss darum genau, was mit seinen Daten passiert. Die Werbung für seinen …

Machine Learning

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This course has been developed with today’s mining professional in mind – it is interactive, focuses on real case studies, and its online delivery …

Gold Fields

What the Hell Ever Happened to “Drill to Kill”?

During a recent episode of the popular “At the Bar with Brent Cook and Mickey Fulp” video series, our host Kelly Earle briefly mentioned a long-lived …

Stock Markets

IBM’s new system automatically selects the optimal AI algorithm

Not all deep learning systems — that is to say, systems consisting of layered nodes that ingest data, transform it, output it, and pass it on — are created equal. No algorithm is appropriate for every task, and finding the optimal one can be a long and frustrating exercise. Luckily, there’s hope: …

Machine Learning

Python now a top-3 programming language as Julia's rise speeds up

The MIT-created Julia programming language continues its ascent in developer popularity.<p>Python has entered the top three for the first time in the …

Machine Learning

Google Tracking 70% Of Retail Purchases Thanks To Secret Deal With Mastercard

Over the past year, certain Google advertisers have been able to use a "potent new tool" which allows them to track whether ads they run online …

AdWords

Unfolding Naïve Bayes From Scratch!

Link to medium for this blog post : https://towardsdatascience.com/unfolding-na%C3%AFve-bayes-from-scratch-2e86dcae4b01<p>Naive Bayes is one of the most …

Data Science

How to Scrape Web using Python, Selenium and Beautiful Soup · Swetha's Blog

How to Scrape Web using Python, Selenium and Beautiful Soup<p>In this tutorial, we will learn on how to scrap web using selenium and beautiful soup. I …

Python Programming

Understanding Different Components & Roles in Data Science

There are many fields under the umbrella of the data science and sometimes these roles look similar to each other or are used interchangeably. Let us …

Data Science

Python Pandas: Tricks & Features You May Not Know

Pandas is a foundational library for analytics, data processing, and data science. It’s a huge project with tons of optionality and depth.<p>This …

Python Programming

Gold output in key countries to slump to ‘generational’ lows — report

Gold output in key producing countries, such as Australia and Peru, is set to slump to generational lows in the mid-term even though bullion …

S&P Global

The Coming Revolution In Software Development

For decades, software development has been done manually.<p>From punching cards in FORTRAN to writing distributed systems in Go, the discipline has remained fundamentally the same: think deeply about a problem, come up with a clever approach (i.e., algorithm) and give the machine a set of instructions …

Artificial Intelligence

'Bit by Bit': Reasons Behind China's Apparent Hesitancy to Buy Gold

China is quietly filling its coffers with bullion, observers presume.<p>In late July Bloomberg raised the issue of a potential discrepancy between …

The Documentary 'Do You Trust This Computer?' Says We're Totally Unprepared For The Robot Apocalypse

An early moment in the new documentary <i>Do You Trust This Computer?</i>is actually ashot from the Terminator franchise. Human skulls and bones rest among …

What’s Next for Gold Miners ETFs?

RELATED ARTICLES<p>With gold prices slumping, mining stocks and the related exchange traded funds are feeling the heat. Over the past month, the <b>VanEck</b> …

Cryptocurrency

PRECIOUS-Gold falls as new trade tariffs, rate-hike views buoy dollar

* August FOMC minutes paint hawkish picture<p>* Markets await Jackson Hole symposium starting on Friday<p>* Spot gold may test $1,184/oz - technicals<p>* GRAPHIC-2018 asset returns: tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates prices, adds background)<p>By Sethuraman N R<p>BENGALURU, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Gold prices fell on Thursday …

Scientists Reveal the Number of Times You're Actually Conscious Each Minute

Spoiler: It's not very often (and that's a good thing).<p>Two papers released Wednesday in <i>Neuron</i> delve deep into the way we perceive the world, …

Times Square

Getting Started

Think of this as a standard Jupyter Notebook with slightly different aesthetics. You can write Python code and text (using Markdown syntax) just like …

Data Science

Rising costs, trade tensions weigh on shares of BHP

Concerns over rising costs and the impact of trade tensions between the United States and China weighed on shares of leading miner BHP on Tuesday …