Software Engineering

15 tools every web designer needs in 2017

The web design and development tools landscape is booming. That might be the understatement of the year, every year! It’s great to have plenty of …

Web Development

The "universal adversarial preturbation" undetectably alters images so AI can't recognize them

In a newly revised paper in <i>Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition</i>, a group of French and Swiss computer science researchers show that "a very small …

Machine Learning

12 Extremely Useful Hacks for JavaScript

In this post I will share <b>12 extremely useful hacks for JavaScript</b>. These hacks reduce the code and will help you to run optimized code. So let’s …

JavaScript

New to deep learning? Here are 4 easy lessons from Google

Google employs some of the world’s smartest researchers in deep learning and artificial intelligence, so it’s not a bad idea to listen to what they …

Machine Learning

Impressive Adobe Algorithm Transfers One Photo’s Style Onto Another

Two pairs of researchers from Cornell University and Adobe have teamed up and developed a “Deep Photo Style Transfer” algorithm that can …

Photography

Thou shalt not commit the 7 deadly chatbot sins in the enterprise

Anyone who’s seen David Fincher’s classic thriller <i>Se7en</i> will recall Kevin Spacey’s chilling portrayal of serial killer John Doe toying with Morgan Freeman’s wizened detective and his doomed partner, Brad Pitt. But the real stars of the film are the seven deadly sins, which drive the macabre plot. …

Machine Learning

Google and Mark Zuckerberg's investment fund are backing a $150 million AI institute in Toronto

Google is one of several multinationals backing a new $150 million (£120 million) artificial intelligence (AI) research facility in Canada as it looks to make further breakthroughs in the field.<p>Launched on Thursday, the Vector Institute is based in the city of Toronto, which already has a …

Artificial Intelligence

Baidu’s Plan for Artificial Intelligence without Andrew Ng

When Andrew Ng, one of the world’s leading thinkers on artificial intelligence, announced he would be stepping down from his position as chief …

Artificial Intelligence

Tech Giants Are Racing to Be the First to Develop “The Last App”

<i>The following article was inspired by futurist John Smart’s series on the future of personal AI assistants, aka Sims. In a paraphrase of futurist</i> …

Machine Learning

A New AI Hub In Canada Is Welcoming the Scientists Trump Is Pushing Away - Motherboard

Thanks to President Donald Trump's abhorrent stances on immigration and science, a new AI research hub in Canada stands to gain the brainpower that the US is now repelling.<p>It's not an exaggeration to say that artificial intelligence as we know it was largely developed in Canada. For years, a core …

Machine Learning

The Arrival of Artificial Intelligence

Chris Dixon opened a truly wonderful piece in the Atlantic entitled How Aristotle Created the Computer like this:The history of computers is often …

Artificial Intelligence

This Machine Learned to Choreograph by Watching Dance Dance Revolution

In the future, there is only one kind of dance: The Robot.<p>Remember watching that kid at the mall beat round after round of Dance Dance Revolution, and thinking to yourself, "I could do that!", only to Left Shark yourself into oblivion? This is kind of like that, except instead of that kid, it's a …

Machine Learning

Google Appears To Be Testing A Redesigned Pixel Launcher

Google’s Pixel phones come exclusively with their own launcher. Now, it’s recently been discovered that the Mountain View company appears to be A/B …

Google

Trying ASP.NET Core on the Google Cloud Platform "App Engine Flexible Environment"

March 30, '17 Comments [0] Posted in DotNetCore<p>Sponsored By<p>Last week I used Zeit and "now" to deploy an ASP.NET Core app (via a container) to the …

DevOps

​Xero passes 1 million subscribers, doubles down on AI

The New Zealand-based cloud accounting firm has added just shy of 300,000 subscribers in the last 12 months, seeing its total surpass 1 million, as …

Machine Learning

‘Machine Learning Is The Focus Area This Year’

SAP Labs in India is the second largest R&D centre for the company after its centre in Walldorf, Germany and among the three hubs in the SAP Labs …

Machine Learning

Google wants humans and machines to create 'new kind of music'

Google wants musicians to collaborate with a new kind of artist, by pairing them together with artificial intelligence (AI).<p>Researchers working on Google Brain, the internet giant’s deep learning research project, hope one day machines and musicians can work together to create a “new kind of …

Machine Learning

MRI brain scans train machines to see the world more like us

ARTIFICIAL intelligence is taking image recognition tips from a real expert: the human brain.<p>Using fMRI brain activity scans as a training tool has …

Machine Learning

Adding existing source code folder to Git

I am new to Git. I want to add an existing source code folder to Git, but based on the little documentation that I read, I guess files must be a Tar …

Programming

Vector Institute is just the latest in Canada's AI expansion

<b>Canadian researchers have been behind some recent major breakthroughs in artificial intelligence. Now, the country is betting on becoming a big player in one of the hottest fields in technology, with help from the likes of Google and RBC.</b><p>In an unassuming building on the University of Toronto's …

Machine Learning

Pitching Animation: How to Talk About Motion in a Design-Centric Way

A long time ago, in a completely-innocent attempt to generate more interest in their products or services, web designers weaved animation into …

Web Design

Connect to Azure Machine Learning (Cortana Analytics)

Dear all,<p>could anyone advise me how to setup a connection between Power Apps and my Azure Machine Learning (ML) Web Service which I created based on …

Machine Learning

Will AI Rescue Enterprise Search?

You can't swing a cat around a room without hitting at least two experts who expect artificial intelligence (AI) to take over almost every job people …

Machine Learning

For AI to Truly Elevate Marketing, It Must Be Partnered With the ‘Happy Accidents’ of Human Creativity

Today, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is arguably the most disruptive technology, with cloud computing, large data sets and big tech companies such as …

Machine Learning

CylancePROTECT® Selected by SANS Community as Best Endpoint Protection Product of 2016

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>Cylance® Inc., the company that revolutionized traditional antivirus with AI-powered prevention that blocks everyday …

Machine Learning

Now you can recover deleted Plans and Groups

A big announcement yesterday and this is something our customers have really been waiting for – the ability to recover deleted Groups, and with them …

Collaboration

Current Features & Benefits of the Top Server-Side Swift Frameworks

While Server-Side Swift is production ready in my eyes, I know that it can be difficult to recognize where to start or what will fit your needs. …

Programming

BRIEF-Progress acquires DataRPM, the best-of-breed machine learning company focused on cognitive predictive maintenance

Progress Software Corp<p>* Progress acquires DataRPM, the best-of-breed machine learning company focused on cognitive predictive maintenance<p>* Progress Software Corp - Progress acquired DataRPM for a purchase price of $30 million,<p>* Progress Software - Purchase price consists of $28.3 million paid in …

Machine Learning

Software

A large part of my studies involves writing simulation software that can be used for scientific research. I have always been interested in how to …

Programming

Bias test to prevent algorithms discriminating unfairly

COMPUTERS are getting ethical. A new approach for testing whether algorithms contain hidden biases aims to prevent automated systems from …

Algorithms