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The IRS Strikes Back Against Reform-Smacked State Governments

Find out why the tax agency is preparing for battle.<p>The tax reform package that passed through Congress and the White House late last year was …

4 Camera Settings That EVERY Photographer MUST Understand

If you want to take better photos of landscapes, one of the most important things you can do is learn how to use your camera.<p>But beyond that, having …

How to Invest $1,000 a Month

Here's your step-by-step guide to building lasting wealth.<p>If you invested $1,000 per month and earned the historic market return, how much money …

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

Apple will disconnect ‘obsolete’ first-gen Apple TV from iTunes in May

PCs running Vista and XP won’t be compatible either<p>Apple has announced today it will drop iTunes support for some older devices from May 25. This includes the first-generation Apple TV, and also any PC running Windows XP or Vista. The company is introducing new security changes which will prevent …

AI Weekly: AI is hunting the world’s deadliest killer

Earlier this week Google and Verily Life Sciences shared the latest advance in computer vision to identify signs of heart disease. With an accuracy of 70 percent, early results from the AI trained on retinal scan images from more than 200,000 patients is as precise as methods that require blood …

Artificial Intelligence

Google Must Be Stopped Before It Becomes an AI Monopoly

Google is my favorite giant tech company.<p>Unlike Apple, it has preserved a broadly innovative spirit, pursuing lots of ideas that have no direct link …

2018 – the year AI matures, small business packs a punch, and the customer is still always right!

As we roll into February and planning for 2018 is well under way, I just wanted to put pen to paper to outline what marketers should be watching out …

Now You See It -- With AI

<i>The following post was previously published in an earlier edition of AI Insider:</i><p>It seems to me the science of AI (technology that artificially …

How to Begin Integrating AI into Data Center Operations

Data center automation is inevitable. Here's how to do it right from the beginning.<p>Rich Rogers, a senior vice president of product and engineering at …

Machine Learning

Startup Daisee applies AI to business problems

​Daisee, an Australian startup focussed on applying artificial intelligence to commercial problems has been formally launched after six months in …

Artificial Intelligence

Google: Heart risk detected in artificial intelligence eye scan

Google is using artificial intelligence (AI) to predict whether someone is a risk of a heart attack.<p>A company subsidiary, Verily, found that using scans of the back of a patient’s eye can determine age, cholesterol and cardiac risk factors, Dr. Marc Siegel told FOX Business’ Ashley Webster on …

Mabl emerges from stealth with AI-powered testing solution

An AI-powered QA testing solution provider has emerged from stealth after one year in development. Mabl is a machine learning test automation service …

Machine Learning

China overtakes US in AI startup funding with a focus on facial recognition and chips

The competition between China and the US in AI development is tricky to quantify. While we do have some hard numbers, even they are open to interpretation. The latest comes from technology analysts CB Insights<i>,</i> which reports that China has overtaken the US in the funding of AI startups. The country …

Startups

Artificial general intelligence (AGI): The steps to true AI

If you were born in the 1960s or earlier, you and watched any good sci-fi, you probably feel a bit robbed. There are no moon colonies, no …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Get More Done at Work with Digital Assistants

“Siri, how many tablespoons are in a cup?” “Alexa, what’s the weather forecast for tomorrow?” You probably use digital assistants […]The post How to …

Artificial Intelligence

This company is using AI to make personalized skin care

Proven, a Y Combinator-backed startup, wants to put artificial intelligence to work on something that everyone can agree is a worthy goal: good skin. <b>The startup is using AI to help create custom skin care lines that adapt to the changing needs of their customers</b>. Potential customers answer a brief …

Is artificial intelligence a threat to civilisation?

Artificial intelligence risks being exploited by terrorists to mount driverless car crashes and cyber attacks because the technology is being rapidly developed without thought for its downsides, Oxford and Cambridge researchers have warned. Dr Shahar Avin, part of the research group, explains the …

Artificial Intelligence

Here's how Canada can be a global leader in ethical AI

Canada’s research expertise in artificial intelligence (AI) has led to significant recent investment. But far fewer resources have been dedicated to …

It's true, says new report: AI will go 'Black Mirror' if we're not careful

We are at the precipice of an artificial intelligence revolution, in which the technologies we create may be used for the good, the bad and the ugly, …

Artificial Intelligence

The Role of AI in Learning and Development

Make Way for Artificial Intelligence in Learning and Development, It's Here<p>We have entered the Age of Artificial Intelligence (AI). And, while many of us have heard how AI will impact market segments like manufacturing or R&D, I find myself wondering: What about other areas of business--like L&D? …

This AI therapist is helping me get over my ex

Many of us could use a professional to talk to. But therapists are expensive, and it's hard to get an appointment. Luckily, artificial intelligence …

AI experts list the real dangers of artificial intelligence

A 100-page report written by artificial intelligence experts from industry and academia has a clear message: Every AI advance by the good guys is an advance for the bad guys, too.<p>The paper, titled “The Malicious Use of Artificial Intelligence: Forecasting, Prevention, and Mitigation,” calls this …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Remarkably Powerful Ways to Boost Your Confidence

Confidence gives you the power to conquer the world. Here's how you can learn to be confident in all you do.<p><i>"Low self-confidence isn't a life sentence. Self-confidence can be learned, practiced, and mastered--just like any other skill. Once you master it, everything in your life will change for the</i> …

Astronomers Just Found Some of The Most Massive Black Holes Discovered in Our Universe

And they have no idea how they grow so huge.<p>A study on dozens of galaxies within several billion light years of our own has revealed black holes that …

Why Good Leaders Look To Share

If you want to get, then you've got to give<p>The fastest way to accumulate things is to take, take, take. You have to fight for your share, and if you don't get it, someone else will, right?<p>Wrong.<p>This is the way bad leaders operate. They believe there isn't enough to go around, so they spend all …

Sexually transmitted debt is a worry for young adults

Being financially smart is a plus in the dating scene. My wife and I just celebrated our 26th wedding anniversary, so I can't tell you this first-hand. But I've reading a lot of blog posts by young adults in the past couple of years that stress the importance of money-related issues in starting new …

Boost the Returns on Your Cash in Retirement

Safe places to stash your cash, from money market funds to stable value funds, are yielding more than they have in years. It pays for retirees to …

10 hard truths no one tells you about buying a house

Being a homeowner is part of the American dream, but that white picket fence comes with a side of unexpected realities.<p>While buying and owning a home can be fun and rewarding, it's not all HGTV makes it out be. From hidden expenses to housekeeping demands, it involves a lot more mental and monetary …

Real Estate

5 Money-Saving Hacks That Can Make You Millions

You don't have to cut coupons for big savings.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose doesn't ride his bike to work every day just to save a few bucks on gas. He doesn't eat five-day-old leftovers just to save on food costs. He certainly …

Personal Finance