It’s time for San Francisco to set aside its debates between the virtues of Shake Shack versus those of In-N-Out, at least for the time being, because today, the city welcomes Creator (680 Folsom St.)
Agtech startup Ceres Imaging, which uses computer vision and spectral imaging tech to deliver insights about crops to farmers, has closed a new round of funding.
Derek Meyer, Wave’s chief executive, claims his company’s chips can complete training tasks hundreds of times faster than existing graphics chips.
Beacons could secure online transactions, ensure the fairness of lotteries, and aid clinical trials
Axed engineers say IBM isn't always smart about artificial intelligence. Looks like they are firing people in Cleveland.
A series of five studies shows how belief in the need to know exactly what you're deeply interested in can set you up for failure.
“Invention, it must be humbly admitted, does not consist in creating out of void, but out of chaos.”
Some people leave a deep impact on everyone they meet. Philosopher, programmer and investor Chris Dixon was one of those folks for me …
The city offers a case study of how high housing costs alter the economics of everything else, including restaurant service.
Neuroscientists have studied treadmill runners, ultramarathon athletes – and a number of lab animals – to investigate the effects of running on grey matter ...
Maya kids do better on tests measuring attention, researchers say it's because these kids have something that many American kids have lost.
The Fermi Paradox remains a stumbling block when it comes to the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence (SETI).
Here is a new installment of 5 more machine learning or machine learning-related projects you may not yet have heard of, but may want to consider checking out!
In Data Science, we can use clustering analysis to gain some valuable insights from our data by seeing what groups the data points fall into when we apply a clustering algorithm. Today, we’re going to look at 5 popular clustering algorithms that data scientists need to know and their pros and cons!
A team of Google researchers has developed a way to defeat AI-based image recognition systems with adversarial images that can be printed at home, and do not need to be tuned to the image …
People are flocking to a Nordic archipelago to sample cuisine—like fermented lamb tallow—that challenges even the most adventurous palate. -- Pretentious food so far out in the middle of nowhere?
By Henry Hinnefeld
The answers / comments have some interesting observations about the physics of sailing.