Adam Landefeld

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What Is Generation Z, And What Does It Want?

And you thought you had just figured out millennials. It’s time to start wringing your hands about the new generation that’s about to enter the workforce. What do they even want?<p>Poor Generation Z. The oldest members of this cohort are barely 18 and they’re already getting a bad rap. Media and …

Generation Z

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Elon Musk makes the case that Tesla is a battery company first, and a carmaker second

Tesla has started selling batteries that don’t have an expensive car attached. And CEO Elon Musk—the billionaire entrepreneur often compared to a superhero or a Bond villain—described a scenario in which they could potentially power much of the world.<p>Tesla’s new offering is called the Powerwall, a …


At the Heart of Facebook’s Artificial Intelligence, Human Emotions

Yann LeCun, director of artificial-intelligence research at Facebook, says there’s going to be a lot of progress in the way that machines can understand human interactions in images and in video.

Artificial Intelligence

HoloLens Hands-On: How We Built An App For Microsoft’s Augmented Reality Headset

Microsoft’s HoloLens is no joke. We’ve now tried the company’s latest revision of its unreleased augmented reality headset and even built an app for it. The new hardware, which Microsoft also showcased during its Build developer conference keynote yesterday, feels very solid and the user experience …

Augmented Reality

Why Companies Need Novelists

Leaders, take note (and MFA grads, take heart): acclaimed novelist Mohsin Hamid on the most important tool you’re not using enough.<p>True story: In 2007, the Pakistani writer Mohsin Hamid catapulted into the literary spotlight with his second book, <i>The Reluctant Fundamentalist</i>, an examination of the …

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