Former Raiders coach Del Rio talks Khalil Mack

first_img(CLICK HERE, if you are unable to view this photo gallery on your mobile device.) ALAMEDA — Former Raiders coach Jack Del Rio has kept his thoughts to himself regarding the 2018 trade of defensive end Khalil Mack.Until Monday.Del Rio, who is still due two years on a three-year, $15 million contract extension that was signed before the 2017 season, appeared on the NFL Network’s “Up to the Minute” and conceded his former team got good value from the trade although it was tough for him to see …last_img

How is Porting Apps to the Intel AppUp Center Like Two Famous Starship Captains?

first_imgHow to Write a Welcome Email to New Employees? Tags:#hack#RWHackSponsored Why You Love Online Quizzes Related Posts Bob Duffy takes a look at how two different iPhone developers ported their games to AppUp for netbooks running Windows. Duffy notes that while the two methods are very different, both follow some common practices. One approach was bold, the other very deliberate. Duffy compares the two approaches to the leaderships styles of two famous starship captains: James T. Kirk and Jean-Luc Picard.A Tale of Two PortsView more documents from readwritehack.center_img klint finley 7 Types of Video that will Make a Massive Impac… Growing Phone Scams: 5 Tips To Avoidlast_img

How Monsanto protects crops with artificial intelligence

first_imgMonsanto, the leading producer of genetically modified crops (GMOs), has announced a partnership with Atomwise. The controversial corporation will use Atomwise’s artificial intelligence expertise to discover molecules that could protect crops quicker.Atomwise uses deep learning algorithms to discover molecules that might have the desired effect, rather than look at every individual molecule. The program has not been active long, but already has partners at Stanford University and UC San Diego.See Also: How artificial intelligence will transform IT operations and devopsIt takes 11 years and $250 million for the typical crop protection to come to market, according to Monsanto. Atomwise could reduce the time and cost, while also improving the chances of finding multiple ways to protect a crop from disease or pests.“Each growing season, farmers around the world are challenged with yield-robbing pests and diseases, yet the average crop protection product takes up to 11 years and more than $250 million to commercialize,” said Jeremy Williams, Monsanto’s agricultural productivity innovations lead. “Discovering new solutions is critical, and this collaboration will help bring much-needed crop protection solutions to farmers faster.”Artificial intelligence is being deployed in all sorts of ways to speed up the discovery process in medicine. Technology companies believe the deployment of deep learning and big data could significantly reduce the time spent looking into cures for diseases, while also potentially preventing another outbreak like ebola or AIDS. The Ultimate Checklist on Ways to Prevent IoT D… David Curry Tags:#Agriculture#AI#artificial intelligence#Atomwise#Big Data#crops#Deep Learning#GMOs#Monsanto How IoT Will Transform Cold Chain Logistics For…center_img 5 Industries Destined for Technological Disruption Related Posts Electronic Design is Utilizing AI-Enabled Solu…last_img read more

After Effects Tutorial: Animated Circle Burst

first_imgIn this tutorial we’ll show you how to create the popular circle burst animation in After Effects – perfect for titles or logo reveals.With the popularity of flat motion design we’ve been seeing more and more of the circle burst style animation as of late. This clean effect can really make your titles and graphics pop – and it’s quite easy to create in After Effects.In the After Effects video tutorial below I’ll walk you through the steps of creating a highly customizable circle burst animation. This approach uses shape layers, without the need for third party plugins or graphics.First, we’ll create animation by keyframing size, position and rotation of shape layers. Then we’ll multiply these settings to new shape layers with simple expressions to create the circle burst.This After Effects technique is useful anytime you want to animate a series of objects in a circular rotation. How will you use it in your project? Let us know in the comments below!last_img read more