General Reading for 08/14/2017

The Obelisk Gate, The Expanse, Arrival lead the 75th annual Hugo Awards | Announcing the 75th annual Hugo Award winners “The 75th annual Hugo Awards—the award for science fiction fans and the books and shows they love—have recently been announced. The big-ticket winner, for Best Novel, was The Obelisk Gate by N.K.…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 08/13/2017

Artificial intelligence identifies plant species for science : Nature News & Comment “Deep-learning methods successfully classify thousands of herbarium samples.” tags: ai Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

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Coding topics for 08/08/2017

Top 15 Python Libraries for Data Science in 2017 “As Python has gained a lot of traction in the recent years in Data Science industry, I wanted to outline some of its most useful libraries for data scientists and engineers, based on recent experience.” tags: coding python data science 6…

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Quantum Computing Topics for 07/14/2017

IBM’s quantum computer gets powerful upgrade | Reuters.com “IBM is building the first universal Cloud-based quantum computers for business and science use, able to perform calculations not possible with conventional computers. “ tags: q ibm quantum computer Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 07/07/2017

The Future of Productivity: AI and Machine Learning “All the experts I spoke with agreed that decision support is likely the only way forward in the short term. Machines are being taught the decision preferences of humans, because they can’t discern context on their own. So, we need to educate machines…

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Quantum Computing Topics for 07/02/2017

Quantum computers are about to get real | Science News “Beneath that clunky exterior sits the heart of the computer, the quantum processor, a tiny, precisely engineered chip about a centimeter on each side. Chilled to temperatures just above absolute zero, the computer — made by IBM and housed at…

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Coding topics for 06/09/2017

Apple’s Xcode 9 beta previews blockbuster improvements – TechWorld “With Xcode 9, a forthcoming upgrade to Apple’s integrated development environment for building apps for MacOS, iOS, tvOS, and watchOS, Apple is introducing a new source editor, a new build system, and compatibility with the Swift 4 language. A beta version…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 06/09/2017

Is Python the most popular language for data science? – Maruti Techlabs “We need the best tools to leverage techniques that can turn data into insights by way of reporting or visualization. There are prominent languages such as C, C++, Java and Javascript for making meaning out of data. But…

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Coding topics for 05/28/2017

Programming languages in highest demand – Business Insider “Here are the programming languages you should learn if you always want to have a job, as suggested by the popular TIOBE Index, the Redmonk Programming Language Rankings, and the annual Stack Overflow developer survey.” tags:coding python programming Python Meets Plato: Why…

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Coding Topics for 05/17/2017 – Python

R vs Python for Data Science: Summary of Modern Advances “Recently, some of our readers have been asking us about the best programming language for data science. Immediately, R and Python both come to mind… but which of these two giants to choose?” tags:bs python 5 Heroic Python NLP Libraries…

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