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Uber reportedly thinks its self-driving car killed someone because it ‘decided’ not to swerve

The car’s sensors saw her, but may have flagged the detection as a ‘false positive’<p>Uber has discovered the reason why one of the test cars in its fledgling self-driving car fleet struck and killed a pedestrian earlier this year, according to <i>The Information</i>. While the company believes the car’s …

The Future is Female Founders 🌱

In the first two months of 2018, First Round Capital had 3 billion-dollar+ exits. It's only March. As early...

Tech's Failure to Reach Women Costs the Industry Billions

Women are more than half of most markets. Failing to design technology for women has a significant financial cost.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Women are chipping away at the glass ceiling. Today, we are business owners. We are CEOs. We are presidential …

User-centered Design

AI and IP – A Meeting of Minds - IPWatchdog.com | Patents & Patent Law

Artificial Intelligence is the ability of machines to undertake tasks that were previously thought to be the exclusive domain of humans. In this …

AI Becomes Fashionable with these 10 Startups

Shares 111<p>All we ever learned about fashion came from watching and re-watching Zoolander until we could perfect the Blue Steel look (see below). In …

Farfetch's Revenue Grew an Absolutely Insane 74 Percent Last Year

Buckle up, Yoox Net-a-Porter Group.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>1204<p>1.2K<p>SHARES<p>In the luxury e-commerce arms race, Yoox Net-a-Porter Group had an …

Is Stitch Fix an Artificial Intelligence IPO?

Shares 4<p>While people have been falling all over themselves to talk about what’s under the hood of the Stitch Fix CEO, we’re more interested in what’s …

The data's in: NYC’s female founders raise more VC funding than Silicon Valley counterparts

In case we needed more evidence in the great East vs. West Coast debate, statistics now confirm that female entrepreneurs based in New York City are …

Founders of Enterprise Startups (Who are Women)

1<p>Name<p>Company<p>Title<p>Location<p>2<p>Notes: this list is of CEOs + co-founders of venture-backed startups focused on enterprise software (selling in Fortune …

How to Handle Public-Speaking Disasters Like a Pro

Public speaking is hard enough, but when things go wrong it can be a complete mess. This will help.<p>On January 2nd, 2018, I hopped on a plane and set off to give my first presentation of the year. I was a little nervous, but by the time it was my session, I was excited. How bad could it be?<p>That …

Public Speaking

Do female founders get better results? Here's what happened on my quest to find out

Recent research has hinted at a change in the VC landscape, raising the question of whether companies founded by women fare better in terms of …

35 Expert questions to ask event organizers before accepting to speak

The way they communicate with you already says a lot about their experience and abilities. Non-experienced speakers usually don't ask any</i> …

More than 70 women of color who should be speaking at marketing conferences

As CES wrapped up, the furor over the lack of gender or inclusive talent on stage was still pervasive. The organization put itself into a deeper …

International Women's Day 2018

International Women's Day (IWD) is March 8 so celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women

Nearly three out of four women in computer-related jobs report discrimination in the workplace

For the men, it’s closer to three in 20.<p>About three-quarters of women who work in computer programming and other computer-related jobssay they’ve experienced discrimination in the workplace, according to a new report released by the Pew Research Center today.<p>The study revealed a high percentage of …

The Workplace

After outcry, CES sponsor says more women will be heard at confab

The organizer of CES, one of tech's biggest trade shows, says it's ramping up its attempts to give women a voice at the conference, after being criticized for the lack of female keynote speakers at this year's show.<p>In a letter Friday to the founder of a nonprofit focused on gender diversity, the …

Tech Industry

The Top 10 Women Speakers in Technology

Technology is moving faster and faster as advancements are transforming and inspiring every modern industry. Technology speakers can help make sense …

Top 10

Speaker One Sheet Template

If you’re building your speaking business, you’ve got to have the right marketing tools and materials ready to go. We want to take a look at which …

Infographics

How to explain AI to your family over the Christmas turkey

Depending on who you ask, artificial intelligence is either going to save humanity or kill us all. At the same time, AI seems to be in everything …

A look at 42 women in tech who crushed it in 2017

What a challenging, exhilarating year it has been for women everywhere, starting from the women’s March on Washington to former Uber engineer Susan Fowler’s eye-opening and now famous blog post to the #metoo movement that has swept the country, washing dozens of sexual predators out of their …

Me Too movement

It’s moving slowly, but Pinterest and other tech companies are becoming less white and less male

Pinterest released its latest diversity report on Tuesday.<p>Slowly but surely, Pinterest is getting more diverse.<p>The company released its annual workforce diversity report on Tuesday, and claims that underrepresented minorities now make up 9 percent of its workforce, up from just 7 percent in 2016. …

Silicon Valley

Decoding the Facebook Algorithm: A Fully Up-to-Date List of the Algorithm Factors and Changes

If you do Facebook marketing, one thing that you might want to understand is the Facebook algorithm.<p>The Facebook algorithm helps make sense of the …

#NoExcuses Female Speakers in STEEM

#NoExcuses<p>Let’s put an end to the myth that there aren’t enough women in STEEM to have equal representation in public speaking.<br>STEEM: Science, …

List of 250+ USA & Canada TEDx Talks

6 Things You Need to Do to Become a Paid Public Speaker

Want to get paid for speaking appearances? Here's how.<p>Guest Writer<p>Entrepreneur, Digital Nomad and Marketing Consultant<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Public speaking can represent many things to an entrepreneur. It can be an opportunity to network, develop a business, …

Public Speaking

AI: What's Working, What's Not

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Turn Foot Traffic Into Sales With These Brilliant Market Booth Ideas

It’s not your imagination: Farmer’s markets and craft shows have come a long way. Today’s markets and fairs are enjoying a new wave of popularity as …

AI And Retail: 4 Factors That Will Influence Adoption

AI and machine learning have definitely moved from the realm of science fiction into retail fact. As many<br>as 45% of retailers plan to use AI through …

There’s a Huge Gender Gap Among Inventors

Where are all the female inventors?<p>According to a new analysis by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, women held fewer than one in five …

Robots aren't just taking our jobs, they're creating them – here are 21 weird jobs humans will have in the future

However, all is not lost, the group also predicts that there will 21 million new jobs created as a direct result of new technologies. To head off some of the fear and help prepare for the future, the organization came up with 21 jobs they think will materialize over the coming years.<p>"We wanted to …