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The Math in ML: Cosine Similarity

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In Machine Learning, we frequently express the similarity between two vectors as cosine similarity. What exactly does that mean? What has ‘cosine’ got to do with similarity? Well, there is Math in ML and cosine...
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The Art of Making Tech Talk

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“Hey Siri.” Seeing as Siri is active on more than half a billion devices, you have likely spoken this phrase today. Or perhaps you regularly use other voice assistants, such as Google Home or Alexa,...
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How is Bitcoin’s ‘Liquid sidechain’ different from the Lightning network?

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The Blockchain startup Blockstream recently announced another innovative solution to address the all-important issue of scalability for the Bitcoin blockchain network. But before we get to that, a quick recap of the company itself...
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Eat to live, not live to eat

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For many who know me socially, I am the one who devours a lot. At parties, I am the one picking giant steaks, double burgers, and repeats on desserts. I have never cared about...
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How Technology is changing the Consumer Credit Landscape

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Traditional Credit models have a certain predefined metrics that need to be taken into account when determining the creditworthiness of a client. These same metrics are used to calculate the Credit score to determine...
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Estonia’s Corporate Tax System Explained (Questions and Answers for Laypersons)

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Estonia offers a favourable and unique tax policy, and this is one of the three main reasons that lead many crypto-companies to choose that country to run their businesses. To discover the other two...
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7 Tips for Building a Transportation Mobile App

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The transportation industry today is undergoing massive technological changes and if you run a transportation business, it would be wise to adopt mobile tech to simplify your work process and improve your business performance. Mobile...
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Blockchain and Data Storage: 3 Promising Projects

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In our previous article, we outlined how blockchain technology can provide tokenized incentives for a more secure, more private, and more cost-effective model of data storage. With that, we could see significant disruptions to...
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Concept of Metadata & Differential privacy

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Frankly speaking I was a little confused myself the first time I heard the term Metadata, but thinking about it now, I have come across it so many times not realizing its importance or...
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The Crypto Betting Industry (Prediction Markets): An Overview

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What Are Prediction Markets A prediction market is a collection of people speculating on the occurrence of events in the future. Some of these events include: election results, commodity prices, sporting events, and more. Through...
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7 Ways Wealthtech is Digitizing Wealth Management

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“Customer experience is chief among the areas where traditional financial institutions have fallen short. 70% of millennials would rather visit their dentists than their bankers.” Harit Talwar, Head of Marcus at Goldman Sachs. Not long...
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Will Artificial Intelligence save the labor market?

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To show that the question in the title can be answered affirmatively, I am going to explore the way smart technologies help resolve social problems. The problems include an aging labor force gradually leaving...
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What is “Bitcoin halving” & its potential of powering an extended bull run into...

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Bitcoin halving sounds like a complex phenomenon at first reading, but it simply a process of reducing the mining rewards to half, done to maintain the supply of Bitcoin (21 million). More details on...
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It’s not just the Crypto Winter anymore…

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Things in Cryptocurrencies are as chilly right now as the winter gets up here in Canada. But here's the thing... the carnage that started in the digital coins has now spread over to other...
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The Modern-day solo Medical Practice needs more than just a Technology.

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The bureaucracy around healthcare and ever-increasing administrative burden is not alien to any medical expert. Analogous to that, Physician burnout, patient dissatisfaction is also amidst the exponentially increasing trend in the United States. Notwithstanding...
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3 Technological Revolutions that will Accelerate Us Into the Future

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Intro to GNR(Genetics, Nanotechnology, and Robotics) As a fellow believer of the acceleration of technology and fanboy of esteemed futurist Ray Kurzweil, I will be writing a 4-part series on his predictions on GNR and how...
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The Future of Banks and Fintech Startups

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The concept of banks hasn’t changed much, but as technology evolves, old concepts get updated. Don’t believe me? Take a look at the state of the finance industry right now. Banks won’t be going...
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Analyzing high interest rates on borrows in DeFi protocol

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Looking into blockchain data to know how a DeFi protocol can have more than 100% of interest for borrow assets We have recently seen that the interest rate to borrow a loan in BAT in...
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Why Massive Fictional Universes Are the Future of Film and Television

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The Emmy nominations were only recently announced, but a winner has already been announced: comic book adaptations. But it’s more than that, with WandaVision’s success this year (at 23 nominations, it’s 1 behind co-leaders The Crown and The Mandalorian),...
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Is Our House On Fire?

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Exploring Future Scenarios with the Changing Climate The growing number of high-intensity acute physical hazards like wildfires and floods have been a source of increasing alarm and concern for public and commercial interests alike.  Right...