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As Robots Threaten More Jobs, Human Skills Will Save Us

As more machines take over more jobs, the future is being clouded by fears—what will humans do? Rather than accept human obsolescence as a foregone conclusion, we need to ask new questions: “So what and now what?”<p>Humans have a secret weapon as they face off against computers in the workforce of the …

Artificial Intelligence

Revolutionary AI chip that replaces GPU's hailed as the "future" by ARM's founder – Fanatical Futurist by International Keynote Speaker Matthew Griffin

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>The future will be powered by AI and Machine Learning, and it could also be powered by a new type of chip, an “Intelligence …

Artificial Intelligence

Best website builders for start-up founders, entrepreneurs, and anyone with a side hustle

All businesses — no matter how big or small — need a strong and compelling website if they want to stand out from the crowd. Whether you're starting …

Web Design

University students actually learn very little: study

That's one expensive party. It looks like university students are sleeping at their desks, at least for the first two years of higher education, according to new American research - because they certainly aren't learning much, the study reported in USA today found.<p>Researchers analyzed transcripts …

Higher Education

Want to Maximize Your Brain Power and Increase Your Focus? Add These Foods to Your Diet Today

Eat walnuts, sardines, and salmon, and you're off to a fast start.<p>While drinking coffee is a necessary cultural norm that keeps us alert and productive throughout the day, a daily caffeinated fix can have spiraling effects that wreak havoc on the body.<p>Before lighting your torches and starting …

Wellness

The Shift From 4G to 5G Will Change Just About Everything

Telecom experts are going so far as to herald the arrival of 5G as the advent of the fourth industrial revolution. There are an ever-expanding number …

Internet of Things

Become the creative you’ve always wanted to be by embracing these seven habits

The most commonly held belief about creativity is that it’s elusive, esoteric and unique only to the anointed few.<p>The ancient Greeks believed that creativity was a divine attendant spirit that came to human beings from some distant and unknowable source, for distant and unknowable reasons. They …

Creativity

How to become a LinkedIn influencer

Here’s where to start if you want to build your following and raise your status on the business social media platform.<p>Jim Keenan says he’s probably on LinkedIn more than he should be—at least a few times a day. But if the measure of where professionals should spend their time is looking at what …

Christmas Eve

Video Is King But YouTube Wears The Crown: How To Become A YouTuber

YouTube hit the cyber scene back in 2005, with its first upload being an 18 second clip of site co-founder Jawed Karim at the zoo. It didn’t take long for it to become the second most visited site on the web, trailing only behind Google, with over 1.3 billion users on Youtube uploading 300 hours of …

Social Media

AI researchers allege that machine learning is alchemy

Ali Rahimi, a researcher in artificial intelligence (AI) at Google in San Francisco, California, took a swipe at his field last December—and received …

Machine Learning

Tank-killing robot revealed

A new robot will be able to stealthily approach an enemy tank – and destroy it.<p>This is no ordinary robot – it is missile toting one. A smart robot that can conduct missions to destroy enemy tanks entirely by itself.<p>Milrem Robotics has teamed up with missile specialist MBDA. Together, they are …

Military

The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on R&D and Innovation

By<p>Irving Wladawsky-Berger<p>For the past couple of centuries, general-purpose technologies have been the key drivers of productivity and economic growth. The steam engine, electricity and the internal combustion engine are prominent examples of GPTs in the 18th and 19th century. More recently, …

Artificial Intelligence

According to This Yale University Study, Upgrading Your Wardrobe Can Make You More Successful

Think hoodies and suits are interchangeable? According to a Yale University study, dressing well can have tangible impacts on your business.<p>As an entrepreneur, chances are high that you've got a lot on your plate, and adding to that laundry list with dressing well may seem like yet another …

Entrepreneurship

Man Was Fired By His Company’s AI System Due To Human Error, As Managers ‘Stood Powerless’

Ibrahim Diallo was fired from his job by the company's AI system, as managers scrambled to figure out the problem and watched him be escorted from …

Artificial Intelligence

This AI has been debating real humans - and doing a pretty good job

As long as there have been personal computers, there have been people yelling at them. And before that, angry couch potatoes argued with their TV …

Artificial Intelligence

Manulife cutting 700 jobs as part of digital business transformation

Manulife Financial Corp. said Thursday it will cut about 700 jobs as it becomes the latest financial services company to streamline and digitize …

Artificial Intelligence

Can AI Help Us Predict And Prevent Crimes In The Future?

A large part of the usefulness of artificial intelligence (AI) is its ability to make surprisingly accurate predictions based on the collected data. That’s how your favorite online store recommends products to you, and Netflix suggests shows you might like. In these cases, there’s not much risk. …

Artificial Intelligence

Will Technology Make Humans Irrelevant in the Future of Work?

Artificial intelligence and other tech-fueled trends can actually bring out the better parts of being human.<p>A central theme in dystopian science fiction stories is the fall of humankind to machines. At the core of this alternate reality is this question: Can humans and the machines we create …

Artificial Intelligence

The Rise Of AI: Will Marketing Consultants Become Obsolete?

The Rise Of AI: Will Marketing Consultants Become Obsolete?<p>A little while ago, the word AI was merely a buzzword. Everyone understood it as the …

Marketing

How Artificial Intelligence Could Help Us Live Longer

What if we could generate novel molecules to target any disease, overnight, ready for clinical trials?Imagine leveraging machine learning to …

Artificial Intelligence

This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the following day. But where do you even …

Time Management

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

Intel now faces a fight for its future

Brian Krzanich’s surprise departure sets Intel on a race to find a new CEO<p>Intel is facing a turning point in its nearly 50-year history. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned yesterday, following an ongoing investigation into a past consensual relationship with an Intel employee that violated the …

Computer Hardware

Love Island is a 'sad reflection of the education system', former Ofsted chief says

Love Island is “appalling” and a “sad reflection of the education system”, the former chief inspector of schools has said.<p>Sir Michael Wilshaw said he has only watched a few minutes of the reality television show but it was enough for him to see how ignorant contestants were.<p>Speaking at the annual …

Love Island

Why Your Kid Going Into the Trades is a Really Good Idea

There's a huge shortage of young people entering the well-paid hourly workforce.<p>My son tried college for a year, hated it and quit. It's unfortunate considering the exorbitant tuition at the private university he attended.<p>But then something fortunate happened. He decided to try working in the …

Employment

Manulife restructuring, cutting 700 jobs in the process

Manulife Financial Corp. said Thursday it will cut about 700 jobs as it becomes the latest financial services company to streamline and digitize …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Agents Looking for Science Fiction — NOW

10 Agents Looking for Science Fiction — NOW<p>Here are ten literary agents seeking science fiction. All are from established literary agencies. Make …

Writing

The future of AI relies on a code of ethics

Facebook has recently come under intense scrutiny for sharing the data of millions of users without their knowledge. We’ve also learned that Facebook is using AI to predict users’ future behavior and selling that data to advertisers. Not surprisingly, Facebook’s business model and how it handles …

Artificial Intelligence

Bias detectives: the researchers striving to make algorithms fair

NEWS FEATURE<p>As machine learning infiltrates society, scientists are trying to help ward off injustice.<p>Rachel Courtland<p>Rachel Courtland is a science …

Artificial Intelligence

The Artificial Intelligence Imperative: Unlocking Data Insights to Fuel Business Growth and Innovation

Views from the Marketplace are paid for by advertisers and select partners of MIT Technology Review.<p>In all industries across the globe, senior …

Artificial Intelligence