Are humans are far from being a house cat?

The problem: "If you cannot beat the machines it is better to become one." or "Over time I think we will probably see a closer merger of biological intelligence and digital intelligence" - Elon Musk. Somewhere in his packed schedule, Musk has found time to start a neuroscience company that plans to develop cranial computers, most likely to treat intractable brain diseases first, but later to help humanity avoid subjugation at the hands of intelligent machines. “If you assume any rate of advancement in [artificial intelligence], we will be left behind by a lot,” he said at a conference last June. The solution he proposed was a “direct cortical interface”—essentially a layer of artificial intelligence inside the brain—that could enable humans to reach higher levels of function. Mr. Musk has teased that he is developing the technology himself. “Making progress [on neural lace],” he tweeted last August, “maybe something to announce in a few months.” In January he tweeted that an announcement might be coming shortly. More...

Network of the top freelance software developers

Have a skill that you want to turn into a business? Great. if you are thinking about starting your own freelancing business to actually doing it. It is not built on idealistic scenarios but is based on my own experience of running such a business. Checkout an amazing training about how to run freelancing business by Doru Catana on Pluralsight. And so Doru founded and runs a marketing agency with global clients in a wide range of industries. His focus is on campaigns that convert and get new business through the door, not feel good campaigns. This article about toptal and only 3% of people who got accepted for the job. More...

Microsoft in 2013

Microsoft has burgeoned since its start in 1975. From the beginning to the present, Microsoft's mission and values are to help people and businesses throughout the world realize their full potential. I am still working in this amazing company and proud of it. Last year was very fun, I attended company meeting first time, switched from iPhone to Windows Phone, purchased surface 2 to my parents and was really excited about MSFT. More...

Prime developer community advertisement

When you want to reach right audience, for example software developers you need to know what company to use. In my personal opinion the best option is Developer Media. If you think that developer marketing need to be done right you can ask for help from tech marketing experts - the world's leading developer marketing group. Or if you want to monetize your own blog and you want to get software ads instead of spam. Developer Media company focusing only on app/software developers with very specific auditory. This is really cool option for you when you got a new software product launch and want advertise on 400 influential, high-quality online communities, blogs, publishers, and websites for developers and IT professionals that connect technology influencers and innovators. The company’s sites include CodeProject (codeproject.com), CodePlex (codeplex.com), AspAlliance (aspalliance.com), CodeCall (codecall.net), Scott Hanselman's Computer Zen (hanselman.com) and others. More...

Checklist for successful website

There is not a one size fits all solution to make your website successful or increase visit traffic. However, if you take a closer look at some of the most successful practices, there are quite a few key options that stand out. The following checklist can be used to do a check-up on your website, and make sure it contains these key settings and properties, which can significantly contribute towards the popularity of your website by visitors and web search crawlers. These improvements can be actioned by any small business entrepreneur to increase their web exposure, drive more traffic to their site, and ultimately make more sales.The Successful Website Checklist. More...