Space sculpture or space junk? Art is in the eye of the beholder, as Rocket Lab founder Peter Beck just launched a giant mirrored ball into orbit that will spin and reflect sunlight down to Earth
A group of cyber-criminals created 28 fake ad agencies and bought over 1 billion ad views in 2017, which they used to deliver malicious ads ...
Building a brand is vital for startups, as they challenge incumbents in an existing industry or attempt to define a new one. Getting the right branding formula can feel more like an act of sorcery tha
Terra Carmichael leverages two decades of comms experience with companies like Eventbrite, Yahoo, Mattel, Nike and more to dispense advice to young startups finding their footing with the press.
There’s a lot of mysticism around coffee roasting, but in the end it couldn’t be simpler. Take a bunch of beans, heat them up evenly, and stop before they get burned. The rest is detail…
Bad coffee is the best coffee. Or less cryptically: The lower you can set your standard for acceptable coffee, the happier you’ll be.
Why doesn’t repeating nice things to yourself—a ritual touted by woo-woo healers globally—make you feel good?
There’s no shortage of interesting problems in computer vision, from simple image classification to 3D-pose estimation. One of the problems we’re most interested in and have worked on a bunch is object detection ...
In a recent post, I offered a definition of the distinction between data science and machine learning: that data science is focused on extracting insights, while machine learning is interested in making predictions ...
Today marks 1 year since PyTorch was released publicly. It’s been a wild ride — our quest to build a flexible deep learning research platform. Over the last year, we’ve seen an amazing community of people ...
For years it's been the stuff of science fiction. Now NASA's shown that pulsar navigation works.
An interview with the Author. The book is written in a very understandable way. Crunching numbers was the prime task of early computers. John Gustafson, one of the foremost experts in scientific computing has proposed a new number format that provides more accurate answers than standard floats, yet saves space and energy.
Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket successfully reached Earth orbit and deployed satellites for the first time, raising hopes for a more ambitious moon mission.
Research from the SEI Emerging Technology Center in machine emotional intelligence, describes our work on developing a prototype software tool to recognize micro-expressions in near real-time.
Program used to assess more than a million US defendants may not be accurate enough for potentially life-changing decisions, say experts
Cloud AutoML helps you easily train high quality custom machine learning models with limited machine learning expertise needed.
A brain-machine interface that combines brain stimulation with a robotic device controlling hand movement increases the output of pathways connecting the brain and spinal cord, according to a study of
There were many advances in Deep Learning and AI in 2017, but few generated as much publicity and interest as DeepMind’s AlphaGo Zero.
Neural networks from Alibaba and Microsoft edged past human scores on the measure of machine reading.
Researchers Neil Gandal, JT Hamrick, Tyler Moore, and Tali Oberman have written a fascinating paper on Bitcoin price manipulation ...