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Nick Kolakowski
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Deep learning sounds daunting, but it’s fast becoming a necessary technology in today’s contextual world, used in everything from apps to search.
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The DHI-DFH Recruiting Intensity index saw the intensity of companies to fill tech jobs jump from 1.06 in July from 0.96 in June.
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Though bots take much of the boilerplate issues off of our hands, there’s good reason to think they will come after at least one important job.
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A new survey suggests that CIOs think tech professionals need to work on their soft skills, including communication. Indeed, soft skills are key.
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Roughly half of all smartphone users are downloading 0 apps per month. That, along with other data, potentially spells trouble for app developers.
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Women who feel that they aren’t getting job-hunt traction because of their gender might consider the following tips and techniques.
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Can Siri allow Apple to take a lead in the Internet of Things and "smart home" markets? It'll need to beat out Amazon's Echo and Google Home.
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The finger-pointing has begun over Yahoo's massive security breach. Even so, the company seems to have done all the right things, just not well enough.
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Developers interested in virtual reality (VR), take note: Google’s SDK for its VR platform, Daydream, is now out of beta.
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With the acquisition of API.AI, Google can offer developers an expanded toolset for developing natural language interfaces.
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Google is teasing us again. This time, it’s for an announcement on October 4 with a heavy-handed suggestion we’re going to see new flagship Android devices.
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Turning OS X into macOS brought more than new branding. Sierra rolls in Siri on the Mac, and has some clever uses of iCloud which may surprise you.
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Writer, runner, cinephile, Slashdot editor. Previous contributor to The Washington Post, eWeek, McSweeney's, Washington City Paper, Playboy, Thrillist, WebMD, AARP the Magazine, Trader Monthly and Private Air.
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Still have all my fingers and toes.
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  • University Of Chicago
    History, 1999 - 2003
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Ink-stained wretch
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