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How Is Lucid Dreaming Possible? Researchers May Have Found A Way For Anyone To Do It

When I was growing up, I remember several instances when I’d wake up rattling off vivid details of the dreams I’d had the night before. These days, …

How To Spend Your Working Day Wisely And Actually Get Things Done

Time doesn’t discriminate.<p>The CEO of a Fortune 500 company with an overloaded schedule and a college graduate procrastinating about starting a business each get 168 hours per week to spend as they see fit.<p>Some people are able to accomplish a lot from Monday to Friday (or to Sunday if you count …

Diets

Give Your Kid a Secret Code to Help Them Get Out of Sticky Situations

Kids, no matter how you’ve raised them, will find themselves in tough situations. You know these moments—the ones where they don’t want to be there, …

Parenting

Academics created a periodic table of mind-blowing tech, and it's a handy guide to how the world will change forever

• <b>Academics at Imperial Tech Foresight have created a periodic table of mind-blowing tech.</b>• <b><br>The table is designed to be a visual conversation starter about where the world is going.</b>• <b><br>It features 100 innovations, ranging from the benign and everyday, to the mind-blowing and potentially …

Imperial College London

23 Foreign Horror Films Netflix Should Just Delete Because They're That Scary

There's nothing better than a scary movie to get the adrenaline rushing through your system. Whether you're looking to get pumped up ahead of Halloween, or you need a more low-key horror movie that you can actually handle, scary movies are an unmatched experience. Once you've run through all the …

Horror Movies

How to Inspect a Collection of Objects in Javascript with console.table

When building software in JavaScript, I often need to inspect an array of objects or object of objects.<p>One of my favorite methods for achieving this …

This Simple Thought Experiment Shows Why We Need Quantum Gravity

There are two theories we have that explain all the particles and their interactions in the known Universe: General Relativity and the Standard Model of particle physics. General Relativity describes gravity perfectly everywhere we’ve ever looked. From the smallest-scale attractions we’ve ever …

Particles

Scientists Harvest Hydrogen from Water in Microgravity, a Nifty Trick for Deep-Space Travel

A team of scientists announced they have harvested hydrogen from water in microgravity—a proof-of-principle test that may one day lead to a way to …

Scientists Invented AI Made From DNA

Researchers made a neural network out of DNA that can recognize handwritten numbers.<p>Last Wednesday, researchers at Caltech announced that they created an artificial neural network from synthetic DNA that is able to recognize numbers coded in molecules. It’s a novel implementation of a classic …

Learn How to Code and Deploy Machine Learning Models on Spark Structured Streaming

<b>This post is a token of appreciation for the amazing open source community of Data Science, to which I owe a lot of what I have learned.</b><p>For last few …

Management AI: Types Of Machine Learning Systems

Developers know a lot about the machine learning (ML) systems they create and manage, that’s a given. However, there is a need for non-developers to have a high level understanding of the types of systems. Artificial neural networks and expert systems are the classical two key classes. With the …

Merging data analytics with AI for more accurate business forecasts | Articles | Chief Data Officer

The ongoing proliferation of Big Data means that across almost every external or internal business touchpoint, there are insights to be gleaned, …

DeepMind’s AI agents exceed ‘human-level’ gameplay in Quake III

The bots were playing a stripped-down version of capture the flag<p>AI agents continue to rack up wins in the video game world. Last week, OpenAI’s bots were playing <i>Dota</i> 2; this week, it’s <i>Quake III</i>, with a team of researchers from Google’s DeepMind subsidiary successfully training agents that can beat …

Albert Technologies raises $18 million for AI platform that automates marketing campaigns

In case you missed the memo, artificial intelligence (AI) is now encroaching upon just about every facet of our lives, from recruitment and cybersecurity to ecommerce and even reputation management.<p>But creativity is one of the last remaining vestiges of human endeavor that is safe from the bony …

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> …

Top Differences Between Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning & Deep Learning

<b>Artificial intelligence</b> is the future of the technological football and now some of the world’s most advanced artificial intelligence and machine …

IBM releases image data to improve facial recognition AI

IBM plans to release more than 1 million facial images to help better train the artificial intelligence behind facial recognition systems.<p><b>Why it</b> …

Salesforce develops natural language processing model that performs 10 tasks at once

Modern techniques in natural language processing (NLP), a branch of artificial intelligence that helps computers interpret human language, are capable of surprising nuance. One example is Facebook’s new NLP integration for Pages, which can automatically ingest the text from a business’ Facebook …

Natural Language Processing

Scientists Have Invented a Software That Can 'See' Several Minutes Into The Future

Taking predictions to a new, borderline creepy level.<p>Most of us are used to technology predicting the words we want to type. Soon this kind of …

Intent classification for a chatbot using Convolutional Neural Networks

This is Keras implementation for the task of sentence classification using CNNs. This work was done as a part of Midterm Assignment given by Siraj …

How Marketers Can Start Integrating AI in Their Work

According to Constellation Research, businesses across all sectors will spend more than $100 billion per year on Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies by 2025, up from a mere $2 billion in 2015. The marketing industry will be no exception.<p>AI holds great promise for making marketing more …

GDPR

Why Logistic Regression should be the last thing you learn when becoming a Data Scientist

I recently read a very popular article entitled <i>5 Reasons “Logistic Regression” should be the first thing you learn when becoming a Data Scientist</i>. …

Data Science

Intel AI Lab open-sources library for deep learning-driven NLP

The Intel AI Lab has open-sourced a library for natural language processing to help researchers and developers give conversational agents like chatbots and virtual assistants the smarts necessary to function, such as name entity recognition, intent extraction, and semantic parsing to identify the …

The three levels of self-awareness you need to hit before you know yourself

Self-awareness is like great sex: everyone thinks they have a ton of it, but in reality no one knows what the fuck they’re doing.<p>The fact is that the majority of our thoughts and actions are on autopilot. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing either. Our habits, routines, impulses, and reactions carry …

19 Data Science Tools for people who aren't so good at programming

A gentle guide to deep learning object detection

Today’s blog post is inspired by PyImageSearch reader Ezekiel, who emailed me last week and asked:Hey Adrian,I went through your previous blog post …

Deep Learning

What frustrates Data Scientists in Machine Learning projects?

There is an explosion of interest in data science today. One just needs to insert the tag-line ‘<i>Powered-by-AI</i>’, and anything sells.<p>But, thats where …

Machine Learning

Getting maximum mins for each category of column in a dataframe using scala

I have a dataframe with 5 columns. Now I need to get maximum minutes for each category of the name. I tried the below approach but I need to group by …

Ubiquitous Computing

Deep Learning Tips and Tricks

Below is a distilled collection of conversations, messages, and debates I’ve had with peers and students on how to optimize deep models. If you have …

Deep Learning

Using BeautifulSoup to parse HTML and extract press briefings URLs | Computational Journalism, Spring 2016

Converting HTML text into a data object<p>A webpage is just a text file in HTML format. And HTML-formatted text is ultimately just text. So, let's write …

Python Programming