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AI News - Machine Learning in Chemistry

A new type of artificial-intelligence-driven chemistry could revolutionise the way molecules are discovered, scientists claim.
Reporter Adam Levy asks chemist, Lee Cronin, what a robot can bring to the lab bench in the search for new reactions ...See the transcript about controlling an organic synthesis robot with machine learning to search for new reactivity. Find out about how an automated machine conducts, assesses and learns from experiments with random mixtures for use in chemical analysis or other reactions.

Abstract via: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0307-8

Further reading: 
phys.org
AI robot tests, predicts and even discovers reactions that are new to chemistry
Robot chemist could revolutionise study of new molecules through machine learning
AI plus a chemistry robot finds all the reactions that will work

Biography: Leroy "Lee" Cronin (born 1 June 1973) is the Regius Chair of Chemistry in the School of Chemistry at the University of Glasgow, UK. He was elected…

07/18/18: AI Maps Brain Neurons

Automated reconstruction that maps the brain’s neurons:
From Google: "Automated reconstruction of a portion of zebra finch brain. Colors denote distinct objects in the segmentation that was automatically generated using a flood-filling network, a new approach to connectomic reconstruction developed by Google AI in collaboration with the Max Planck Institute".

In the Abstract found via Nature.com we read:
(...) "Reconstruction of neural circuits from volume electron microscopy data requires the tracing of cells in their entirety, including all their neurites. Automated approaches have been developed for tracing, but their error rates are too high to generate reliable circuit diagrams without extensive human proofreading. We present flood-filling networks, a method for automated segmentation that, similar to most previous efforts, uses convolutional neural networks, but contains in addition a recurrent pathway that allows the iterative optimization and extension of indivi…

Latest Cryptocurrency Video Tutorials

Latest Cryptocurrency Video Tutorials. Looking at DASH, Bitcoin EFF, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Proof-of-Work and Proof-of-Stake. Further discovery online: Cryptocurrency Resource Center

27VIDEOS DASH Video TutorialsUpdated today 16:50Zcash vs. Dash: How Do They Compare Across the Board?6:07If Dash Is So Great, Why Is It Only 7th in Market Cap?View full playlist (27 videos)

Latest: Bitcoin Cash Video Tutorials

You've most likely heard of Bitcoin but you may not have heard of Bitcoin Cash as it is a younger sibling to the original Bitcoin that has not been around as long. Find out more: What is Bitcoin Cash?
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Overview:What Is Bitcoin Cash? You've most likely heard of Bitcoin but you may not have heard of Bitcoin Cash as it is a younger sibling to the original Bitcoin that has not been around as long. In this article we'll explain how and why Bitcoin Cash was created and the differences between it and Bitcoin. Why Was Bitcoin Cash Created? Bitcoin is the world's most popular, longstanding, and stable cryptocurrency. It's been nine years since it launched and it only goes from strength to strength. Despite its strengths, it definitely has its flaws and one of those flaws has always been its ability to scale. When it was created, the size of block transactions was limited to only 1 MB in order to prevent spam and other maliciou…

07/15/18: SaaS News

Focus On Oman Internet

Ooredoo Oman Rolls Out IoT Network as a First in the Region Ooredoo taking steps to put Oman on the map for Internet-Of-Things!
Sultan bin Ahmed Al Wahaibi, Chief Business & Wholesale Officer at Ooredoo, said: “By 2022, low power wide-area networks will make up a major portion of the growth of IoT devices. For that, it is crucial for us to establish high calibre connectivity solutions now.”

We read: “(…) Ooredoo Oman has delivered IoT network and eco-system using LoRaWAN technology. This step is part of the company’s efforts to accelerate the SMART Government initiatives and create a highly intelligent,autonomous and efficient utility system. (…) The Low Power Long Distance network is specifically designed to meet the bandwidth needs of embedded sensors and IoT devices. (…)” Via / More: Ooredoo Oman rolls out IoT network using LoRaWAN technology and see official press release: Ooredoo Rolls Out IoT network as a First in the Region

Update: Ooredoo is further expanding its innovati…

Blockchain Basics

Today we are looking at how Blockchain is changing and has change the Web. To start let us examine Blockchain adapted from IronChain Capital's Resource Center - which has lots of great content like: "What is Bitcoin", "What is Ripple", and much more in a first rate Cryptocurrency Guide.
Note: You will also find on our weekly Internet news site a PDF about Bitcoin in Asia and other Cryptocurrency topics.
Blockchain - Overview Blockchain first came into the public eye as the technology on which Bitcoin is run. However, it is not a single computer program but rather a technology that can be used for many different applications. It is the basis on which all cryptocurrencies are run but it has the potential to power many other types of activities and exchanges from voting to property sales. It is a way to decentralize commerce and put it into the hands of the people.
How Does It Work? In the simplest terms, it is a type of ledger. Imagine an old school ba…

07/11/18: IoT Headlines

Review: "Internet of Things" is the interconnection of computing devices which may be embedded in everyday objects allowing them to send and receive real time analytics, function with machine learning and more. Featured "Internet of Things" News:Netgear’s Arlo Files for Cloud, IoT IPO
About: Arlo Technologies Inc., is a security-camera making unit of Netgear. News reports state that it has 1.9 million registered users, and a share of 40% of the U.S. consumer network-connected camera systems market. More: Prospectus filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to go public.
Related: https://erpinnews.com/netgears-arlo-files-cloud-iot-ipo

More IoT headlines for July 11th, 2018 and past week:Identifying the Internet of Things – one device at a time
IDT Offers Updated Open Standard Solution for Sensors and IoT Applications
IoT may bring the promise of connected healthcare to life
How In-Store IoT Can Boost Grocery Sales
How IoT Is Transforming Business
Bringing IoT and B…