How Apple Is Giving Design A Bad Name

Once upon a time, Apple was known for designing easy-to-use, easy-to-understand products. It was a champion of the graphical user interface, where it is always possible to discover what actions are possible, clearly see how…

The schoolgirls who defied the Stasi: Someone said,

It’s December 1984, a week before Christmas. Tina Kirschner and Barbara Kahlke, two 17-year-olds from West Germany, are sitting on a creaking red bus headed for the socialist part of their divided country. They’re on…

A city for the rich, built poorly: The…

In only a month after opening, New York’s most expensive private development is already falling apart. If you look up from your phone camera for a second before you take a selfie of the Vessel,…

Autonomous Driving Inside the Heart

The robotic catheter arrives at a leaky valve, enabling a surgeon to insert a plug to seal the leak. Illustrations: Randal McKenzie Surgeons have used robots operated by joysticks for more than a decade, and teams…

machinelearningmindset/machine-learning-course

A Machine Learning Course with Python Table of Contents Introduction The purpose of this project is to provide a comperehensive and yet simple course in Machine Learning using Python. Motivation Machine Learning, as a tool…