Software Development

Hybrid Mobile Apps are Overtaking Native

I typically encounter two types of hybrid app dissenters: those that haven’t tried the approach yet or those that did several years ago. Regardless …

JavaScript

Data science simplified: A breakdown of its key principles and processes

In 2006, UK mathematician and Tesco Clubcard architect Clive Humbly coined the phrase “Data is the new oil.” He said the following:<p>“Data is the new …

Machine Learning

Artificial intelligence is not as smart as you (or Elon Musk) think

In March 2016, DeepMind’s AlphaGo beat Lee Sedol, who at the time was the best human Go player in the world. It represented one of those defining technological moments not unlike IBM’s Deep Blue beating chess champion Garry Kasparov, or even IBM Watson beating the world’s greatest Jeopardy …

Machine Learning

Going real time with Socket.IO, Node.Js, and React

That will be quite a long post! Grab a cup of tea and take a seat before getting started!<p>What you will learn<p>What a WebSocket is<br>• How to Use Socket.IO …

JavaScript

A business leader’s guide to agile

Agile promises rapidly evolving software and substantial business benefits, but it requires new habits from everyone: from IT and from business …

Agile Development

Should the ‘KEG’ Stack Replace the LAMP Stack?

For years, the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache Web server, MySQL, Python) has been an oasis for developers looking to build modern apps without getting …

Programming

Qualcomm opens its mobile chip deep learning framework to all

Mobile chip maker Qualcomm wants to enable deep learning-based software development on all kinds of devices, which is why it created the Neural Processing Engine (NPE) for its Snapdragon-series mobile processors. The NPE software development kit is now available to all via the Qualcomm Developer …

Machine Learning

AI-Generated Map Predicts Who Will Die Next in 'Game of Thrones'

An intelligent machine foresees the rise and fall of kingdoms.<p>According to sophisticated machine learning calculations, the Queen of Dragons will …

Machine Learning

Qualcomm's neural network SDK made free for all comers

Qualcomm's decided to open up its year-old AI, by making its Neural Processing Engine (NPE) available to all.<p>The Snapdragon NPE first landed last …

Machine Learning

AI Is Forcing Google and Microsoft to Become Chipmakers

By now our future is clear: We are to be cared for, entertained, and monetized by artificial intelligence. Existing industries like healthcare and …

Artificial Intelligence

Crop and Resize Images With This Simple jQuery Plugin

<b>Dynamic image cropping</b> is easier than ever thanks to libraries such as jQuery. The codebase is easy to use and the community has thousands of plugins …

Tutorials

Deep Learning for NLP Best Practices

Srivastava, R. K., Greff, K., & Schmidhuber, J. (2015). Training Very Deep Networks. In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. ↩<p>Kim, Y., …

Machine Learning

How to use Google AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) to Rank Better on Mobile

Optimizing a page for mobile speed? Not easy. Mobile search has come a very long way, especially since the Google Mobile Friendly Update, back in …

SEO

SLIM: An open, transparent, hand-computable sentencing algorithm

Machine learning companies are making big bucks selling opaque, secretive sentencing algorithm tools to America's court systems: the vendors of these …

Machine Learning

6 Reasons Why We Distribute C++ Libraries as Source-Code

It’s JavaScript… which is distributed as source-code! (Photo by Markus Spiske on Unsplash)When writing C++ applications, you will inevitably make use …

Programming

When Will AI Be Better Than Humans at Everything? 352 AI Experts Answer

Predictions of when machines will make us obsolete seem to come either from AI evangelists or doom-mongers with little practical experience of the …

Machine Learning

Mark Zuckerberg thinks AI fearmongering is bad. Elon Musk thinks Zuckerberg doesn’t know what he’s talking about.

Ah, another classic debate about artificial intelligence.<p>Great minds don’t always think alike.<p>Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, who isn’t afraid to speak his mind, shared some thoughts early Tuesday morning via Twitter that essentially bashed Mark Zuckerberg’s understanding of artificial …

Programming

7 steps to baking AI into your business

The slogan “AI first” is often used in keynote speeches, corporate agendas, and business writings. Google now considers itself an AI-first company, and AI-first design is raising its profile in the blogosphere. But you have a business to run. So how do you practically approach AI first? Independent …

Machine Learning

This Machine Learning Technique Can Predict GDP Better Than Forecasters

In a 2016, two researchers from the University College of London released their findings that a machine learning technique could outperform …

Data Science

37 Reasons why your Neural Network is not working – Slav

The network had been training for the last 12 hours. It all looked good: the gradients were flowing and the loss was decreasing. But then came the …

Machine Learning

Qualcomm opens up its AI optimization software, says dedicated mobile chips are coming

The chipmaker’s SDK adapts its mobile processors to AI demands, but dedicated chips are the next step<p>In the race to get AI working faster on your smartphone, companies are trying all sorts of things. Some, like Microsoft and ARM, are designing new chips that are better suited to run neural …

Machine Learning

The Fastest Combat Plane From WWII

(Photo: )<figure class="aligncenter figure"><img src="https://s3media.247sports.com/Uploads/Assets/885/615/6_5615885.jpg" width="620" height="320" …

Web Development

Building an AR game with ARKit and Spritekit

<i>This blog post was written under the Pusher Guest Writer program.</i>ARKit is the new Apple framework that integrates device motion tracking, camera …

Programming

Git Common-Flow 1.0.0-rc.3

TL;DR<p>Don't break the master branch.<br>• A release is a git tag.<p>The Master Branch<p>A branch named "master" MUST exist and it MUST be referred to as the …

DevOps

The Ultimate Guide for Creating Powerful Landing Pages for Your Brand

You need effective landing pages that convert as much as you need a worthwhile product or service. Without a great landing page, all your brilliant …

Digital Marketing

The Logs Don't Lie

She'd resisted the call for years. As a senior developer, Makoto knew how the story ended: one day, she'd be drafted into the ranks of the manager, …

Programming

Don’t Get Machine-Washed

<b>By Derek Slater, Content Director, Ready State</b><p>As marketers start evaluating machine-learning systems, it’s crucial to spot when that title is …

Machine Learning

Using AI to Break Detection Models

Pitting machine learning bots against one another is the new spy vs. spy battle in cybersecurity today<p>In the spy versus spy world that pits …

Machine Learning

Cisco Is A Gamble That Might Pay Off

Cisco owns a 60 percent market share in routers and switching, making it one of the largest.<p>Most of the global networks around the world run on Cisco …

Fortune 500

Android Testing Support Library 1.0 is here!

article<p>en_US<p>https://android-developers.googleblog.com/2017/07/android-testing-support-library-10-is.html<p>Android Developers …

Android Development