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'Black box' technique may lead to more powerful AI

It's not easy to train a neural network. Even if they're not difficult to implement, it can take hours to get them ready no matter how much computing power you can use. OpenAI researchers may have a better solution: forgetting many of the usual rules. They've developed an evolution strategy (no, it …

Deep Learning

How I Turned My WordPress Blog into a Five-Figure Business

In 2013, I was working in a design agency in London, while dreaming about entrepreneurship and traveling the world.<p>One day, an idea struck me. Most …

Small Business

Getting started with cognitive computing and marketing

Machine learning, artificial intelligence and augmented reality have been bubbling away in research labs for decades, but in recent years they have …

Cognitive Computing

Your Next Hire: A Cognitive Developer

Look,<p>agencies, I get it. Data rules. It rules your clients' decisions and strategies. Though you stack so much stock in data, however, you only have …

Artificial Intelligence

IBM Bets on Cognitive Computing

LAS VEGAS—IBM is putting all its chips into the cognitive computing pot at its PartnerWorld Leadership Conference here this week.<p>"Cognitive …

Artificial Intelligence

How To Gird The Electric Grid More Efficiently By Using Cognitive Computing

The electrical grid has become a network of billions of linked devices with highly complex energy and information flows. Add to this the elevated role of the consumer as a producer and you are looking at a massive volume, velocity and variety of data from smart meters, transformers, and substations …

Cognitive Computing

How cognitive computing is transforming HR and the employee experience

As a co-sponsor of a recently published IBM Institute of Business Value (IBV) I was pleased to see the insights support our own IBM HR strategy of aligning cognitive solutions to cloud platforms to create fantastic experiences for our IBM'ers.

5 Things Successful People Do on Sunday Nights

The most successful people during the workweek owe a lot of their success to how they prep before it even begins. One thing all successful people …

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think | Inc.com

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive at the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon is quite simple -- through air traffic control and the inertial navigation system, pilots are constantly …

Self-improvement

Getting to “technical enough” as a product manager

“Why are you the product manager for search if you’re not technical?”<p>The question was posed with the blunt earnestness you come to expect of social …

25 of the Most Inspiring Books Everyone Should Read

Whether you turn pages, tap a tablet, or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect relaxation aid, tutor, or source of inspiration. Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain why it's worth your attention.<p>1. <i>The Checklist Manifesto</i> by Atul Gawande<p>…

Mission Impossible