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4 steps to getting anything you want in life

“Don’t wish it was easier wish you were better. Don’t wish for less problems wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenge wish for more …

Self-improvement

8 Life Lessons From 8 Good Books That Everyone Should Read

These inspirational books can change your life if you let them.<p>CEO and Co-Founder of Impact Theory<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Humans are adaptation machines. We are literally designed to adapt to our environment and the stresses that it places on us (both physical …

Self-improvement

I spent years discovering the simple tactics gurus like Oprah, Einstein, and Buffett used to become successful—here they are

One question has fascinated me my entire adult life: what causes some people to become world-class leaders, performers, and change-makers, while most others plateau?<p>I’ve explored the answer to this question by reading thousands of biographies, academic studies, and books across dozens of …

15 things successful people do on Sunday nights

The Sunday night blues are a real thing.<p>A 2015 Monster survey found that 76% of people get bummed out on Sunday night.<p>However, Sunday can still be a fun day (not to mention a productive one). You've just got to have the right mindset and commit to something, whether it be getting tasks done, …

Time Management

6 Uneasy Truths About Starting Your Own Business Nobody Talks About | Inc.com

Whether if it's because you want to enjoy the perks of becoming a business owner, like being your own boss and setting your own hours, or you want to chase a dream, there's nothing like the excitement that you feel when you finally start your own business.<p>While you need to be optimistic and …

Cyber-attacks

5 Lies the World Tells Entrepreneurs About How to Succeed

Hard work and persistence are not enough -- true success hinges on another factor (and it's not luck).<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's common knowledge that 90 percent of startups die. So what do the 10 percent have that the 90 percent don’t?<p>We are taught that …

Entrepreneurship

A former FBI agent shares 8 qualities the most resilient people share

As an FBI agent, I was assigned investigations where I had no idea how to solve them, but this was my thinking: Drop me in the middle of any squad or any situation, anywhere, anytime.<p>I will not be scared, nor will I give up. If I'm knocked down, I'll drag myself back up and keep at it until I solve …

Self-help

How to Validate Your Business Ideas Without Spending a Dime

Here are two extremely cheap (read: free) ways to test ideas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last night in the shower, you had an ingenious idea for a new business. You rushed to the desk to write it down, with water still dripping down your back. Your [insert the …

AdWords

Why Learn Functional Programming in JavaScript? (Composing Software)

Note: This is part of the “Composing Software” series on learning functional programming and compositional software techniques in JavaScript ES6+ …

Self-help

10 Daily Life Habits Of Happy and Successful People

What is success?<p>That small question has led to thousands of books being written, countless conversations and much soul searching. Is it measured by a …

10 Books Every Leader Should Read to Be Successful

Reading is the only proven shortcut to success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.</i><p>One of the best ways …

Self-improvement

Sorry But Successful People Don't Care About Your Brilliant Idea

Having an idea is so close to nothing that nobody who has actually done anything cares about your idea.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ideas, ideas, ideas.<p>Everybody has an idea that they want to get off the ground. Everybody thinks his or hers is the greatest …

Success

Robots Will Soon Do Your Taxes. Bye-Bye, Accounting Jobs

Tax season has arrived, as the Super Bowl recently reminded us: In the first half alone, two commercials encouraged viewers to trust computers to do …

This New Technology Simplifies "Proof of Concepts" For Both Startups And Enterprises | Inc.com

One of the biggest challenges facing technology startups (and many other technology companies) is getting established businesses to run "Proof of Concepts" - that is, trials of the startup's offerings, that, if successful, will likely lead to a sale.<p>What is the issue?<p>Because large firms typically …

Startups

Designing the Internet of Things

This post is authored by Sergio Ortiz, Managing Partner, Somoimagineers IoTThe post Designing the Internet of Things appeared first on iamwire.

Internet of Things

3 Tracking Technologies That Will Change the Future

Sure, you already know about GPS. But livestock tracking? Fog computing? Bet you haven't heard of those. You will.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Personally, I’d nominate “disrupt” as the word of the year for 2016 -- and the way things are looking, it’s a strong …

Entrepreneurship

How Humankind Could Become Totally Useless

<i>TIME spoke with the Israeli historian and internationally best-selling author of</i> Sapiens <i>about his new book,</i> Homo Deus<i>, a vision of humankind’s future.</i><p>…

Artificial Intelligence

Google’s A.I. Duet experiment lets you jam with the machine

Google today launched a fun new machine learning experiment: A.I. Duet. This new web-based experiment lets you play melodies on your computer’s keyboard (or a supported MIDI keyboard you plug into your computer) and the computer will then try to play a duet with you.<p>Here is how this works: you …

Machine Learning

This technology is keeping Internet of Things data secure

<i>Getty Image By Harriet Green, general manager, IBM Watson IoT, cognitive engagement and education</i><p>The world will soon be buzzing with tens of billions of networked devices. They could be anywhere, owned by anyone, and yet connected to a company's system through the open Internet.<p>How can we make that …

Internet of Things

Machine Learning, Neural Networks and Algorithms

An introduction to some of the principles behind chatbots.<p>This article is part of a series about Chatbots and Machine Learning. Previous articles …

Google launches AI Duet web app for playing piano alongside a neural net

Google today is releasing a working interactive version of AI Duet, an app that lets you play a virtual piano with accompaniment from a computer system that’s designed to riff on what you play.<p>Yotam Mann, a musician working at the Google Creative Lab in New York, first unveiled the app at a company …

Did You Hear That? Robots Are Learning The Subtle Sounds Of Mechanical Breakdown

Expert mechanics can detect what’s wrong with a car without lifting the hood. So can deep learning robots, says startup 3DSignals.<p>Sometimes, machines just don’t sound right.<p>Brakes squeal, hard drives crunch, air conditioners rattle, and their owners know it’s time for a service call. But some of …

Machine Learning

Indian engineers need to stop being so afraid of the term “artificial intelligence”

Artificial intelligence (AI) is being counted (pdf) among the hottest startup sectors in India this year, but the highly specialised space is struggling to grow due to the lack of a primary input: engineers.<p>“Forget getting people of our choice, we don’t even get applications when we advertise for …

Artificial Intelligence

Algorithm predicts autism diagnosis in young children with 81 percent accuracy

A team of researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have developed a deep learning algorithm that can accurately predict whether …

Autism

Spark gives genomic data analysis applications a big data charge

Scientific researchers need robust big data architectures to solve the challenges of mining and analyzing genomic data, and some say the Apache Spark …

SEO

Machine Learning Is a Pocket Monster

Google is about to trigger a revolution in consumer A.I.<p>This week, Google launched its new line of wearable tech called Android Wear 2.0, and as part …

Machine Learning

This Startup Has Developed A New Artificial Intelligence That Can (Sometimes) Beat Google

The entire tech industry has fallen hard for a branch of artificial intelligence called deep learning. Also known as deep neural networks, the AI involves throwing massive amounts of data at a neural network to train the system to understand things like speech and images. If you want to train the …

Machine Learning

How to become an IoT developer: 6 tips

By 2020, there will be a projected 20 billion Internet of Things devices in the world. Here's how to get your start building connected things.<p>The …