The next-generation kitchen ovens promise perfect cooking using solid-state RF transmitters and sensors
Microsoft wants to submerge data centers to keep them cool and to harvest energy from the sea
IIn this article, we analyze the interactions between bots that edit articles on Wikipedia. We track the extent to which bots undid each other’s edits over the period 2001–2010, model how pairs of bots interact over time, and identify different types of interaction trajectories
I learned soldering as a practical skill; put solder and iron together, observe results, repeat the stuff that works and avoid the stuff that doesn’t. Seems like adding a little inside information might help me improve my skills, so I set about learning what’s going on mechanically and chemically inside a solder joint.
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The human auditory system can naturally pick out a voice in a crowded room, but creating a hearing aid that mimics that ability is really hard.
Which one would you choose?
Startup life isn’t all sunshine and sandwiches, and it’s worth hearing the reality of the entrepreneur lifestyle before diving into the fray. I’m here to give it to you straight friends: the gritty truth about being an entrepreneur.
Last month, Candela addressed an audience of engineers at a New York City conference. “I’m going to make a strong statement,” he warned them. “Facebook today cannot exist without AI. Every time you use Facebook or Instagram or Messenger, you may not realize it, but your experiences are being powered by AI.”
DeepDive helps bring dark data to light by creating structured data (SQL tables) from unstructured information (text documents) and integrating such data with an existing structured database.
What would you say to a math Ph.D. student who was wondering whether they would like being a data scientist in the tech industry? How would you know whether you might find that kind of work enjoyable? And if you did decide to pursue it, what’s the strategy for making yourself a good job candidate?
The Long Read: An extraordinary number of Britain’s elite studied philosophy, politics and economics at Oxford. But does it produce an out-of-touch ruling class?
The MATLAB® Engine API for Python® provides a Python package named matlab that enables you to call MATLAB functions from Python. You install the package once, and then you can call the engine in your current or future Python sessions.
We were curious about whether we could actually come up with some numbers that showed how useless endorsements can be, and we weren’t disappointed. If you want graphs and numbers, scroll down to the “Here’s the data” section below. Otherwise, humor me and read my completely speculative take on why endorsements exist in the first place.
And it was designed in Finland!
In this exclusive interview, Lustig (not Irv) shares how his management code came from his days coding —and how by drawing from that expertise, he’s grown into a more effective manager. He outlines everyday engineering practices that not only have helped him strategically direct companies, but develop the ‘soft skills’ needed to lead.
Hello, my name is David. I would fail to write bubble sort on a whiteboard. I look code up on the internet all the time. I don't do riddles.
Over the years, I’ve learned a lot about how work can impact life and vice versa. I’ve seen what helps me get ahead and what holds me back. I’ve learned what to do. I’ve learned what not to do! If I could turn back time, there are plenty of things I would have done differently. Here are 12 things I wish I knew when I first started working.
The spreadsheet we use is an evolution of a template created by our investors at Carao Ventures. Over the years, I’ve simplified it to remove unnecessary modules and adapted it to serve the purposes of our SaaS business model. I’ll include a download link at the bottom of the article and elaborate on the main features we used to make the model work in our favor- it should work for most companies.
This is an ultimate guide with the very best growth hacking tips and ideas that every startup and company should reference.
Chewse CEO Tracy Lawrence shares how she's made open salaries work at her startup — and how it has transformed it.
Where is he going to find 570,000 additional construction workers?
"If everyone can agree that this is what the article says, then they have a much better basis for commenting on it."
Far fewer bits will be needed for a good looking Netflix stream.
For over two years the collective AMD vs Intel personal computer battle has been sitting on the edge of its seat. Can AMD really beat Intel with it's new CPU?
The It combines two MEMS scanning mirrors that collect the reflected light to determine where a user’s finger is touching.