Graeme Nixon

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Oprah Winfrey Uses the Same 3 Sentences to Get Every Meeting Off to the Perfect Start

Many meetings limp to a start. The group sits waiting for people to straggle in late. Others want to keep chatting about "important" but unrelated topics: The dreaded "since I have you here" move that turns the group's agenda into a personal one. Still others keep texting and emailing while the …

Oprah Winfrey

11 Simple Changes That Help Your Body Burn More Fat

Looking at our culture, it doesn't take long to see how obsessed we are with dieting and working out. We all want to be at a healthy weight in order …

Wellness

Beginner's Guide to Jupyter Notebooks for Data Science (with Tips, Tricks!)

Machine Learning

Bill Gates Gave Some Brilliant Management Advice on Hiring the Best People. Here It Is in 2 Sentences

Traditional brick-and-mortar companies will cringe, but the research doesn't lie. And Bill Gates agrees.<p>Traditional brick-and-mortar companies prefer everyone "in the office," where people can work together, bounce from meeting to meeting, and slog in <i>Dilbert</i>-style cubicles.<p>While there's nothing …

Machine Learning Crash Course From Google

We’ve been talking a lot about machine learning lately. People are using it for speech generation and recognition, computer vision, and even …

Github's Top Open Datasets For Machine Learning

When working with comprehensive datasets every data scientist seems to have their favorite go to. For free resources, Mansi Singhal CEO of qplum …

Machine Learning

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its young cousin sophrology

A modern blend of yoga, Zen Buddhism, hypnosis and psychology, it’s huge elsewhere in Europe and on its way to the UK<p>Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your thing? For those too twitchy to sit still …

Zen

Use Your Lunch Break to Build Strength and Loosen Up From Hours of Sitting

After sitting at your desk for hours working, the best remedy to unravel knotted up muscles is to move around. Take that a step further and try …

Google made a site that shows how millions of people draw the same object

Back in November, Google released artificial intelligence experiment that asks you to draw a random object and see if the neural network can identify your doodle. Quick, Draw! was eventually turned into a tool that transformed drawings into clip art based on the best results it got, helping people …

Someone trained a computer to invent names for paint colors, and it went totally nuts

Are you one of those people who rolls your eyes at the names of paint colors? “Egg shell and cream ARE BOTH WHITE I literally CAN’T TELL THE …

Artificial Intelligence

2017 predictions for Big Data, IoT, and AI

There’s no doubt that there are currently three big trends in business models: Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data and artificial intelligence (AI). From the still-fragmented internet of things to rapid fluctuations in computing paradigms to how AI is reshaping how we live, everybody’s talking about …

25 Mindfulness Quotes to Keep You in the Present Moment

I’ve been studying eastern philosophy for a few years now and I honestly feel blessed with every lesson I learn. The greatest thing about practising …

The Economic Benefits of Emerging Technologies

<i>The following address was given by Cylance Chief Security & Trust Officer Malcolm Harkins to the United States Senate in March 2017. We believe it’s</i> …

6 Steps To $20,000/Monthly

Dear Fellow Warriors,<p>It seemed like just yesterday that I joined the warrior forum. When I was semi-green and curious to learn more. Those were the …

We’re In An Artificial Intelligence Hype Cycle

The hype around artificial intelligence is skyrocketing. After going nearly-unmentioned in corporate earnings calls four years ago, the promising technology is name-checked far more frequently in such calls today.<p>Just six companies mentioned AI in their earnings calls in the first quarter of 2013, …

Artificial Intelligence

Why AI Is the New Electricity

Computer scientist Andrew Ng discusses artificial intelligence's promise, hype, and biggest obstacles.<p><i>By Shana Lynch | Stanford Business contributor</i><p>Artificial intelligence already powers many of our interactions today. When you ask Siri for directions, peruse Netflix's recommendations, or get a …

Explained: Neural networks

In the past 10 years, the best-performing artificial-intelligence systems — such as the speech recognizers on smartphones or Google’s latest …

How Companies Are Already Using AI

Every few months it seems another study warns that a big slice of the workforce is about to lose their jobs because of artificial intelligence. Four years ago, an Oxford University study predicted 47% of jobs could be automated by 2033. Even the near-term outlook has been quite negative: A 2016 …

This is the Jeff Bezos playbook for preventing Amazon’s demise

It’s Day 1 forever because Day 2 is death.<p>Once a year, in his letter to Amazon shareholders, Jeff Bezos gives us all a glimpse into his business world view and management philosophy. This year’s version did not disappoint.<p>In it, Bezos explains how he thinks about preventing Amazon from slipping …

10 ways smart people stay calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with …

3 Steps to Add to Your Bedtime Routine to Rewire Your Brain Overnight

Just as we should reset our computers now and then by turning them off and back on, our brains also need the opportunity to organize and refresh to …

Hate to Break It to Steve Mnuchin, But AI's Already Taking Jobs

Today, in 2017, the president's top economic advisor said he had no worries about robots putting people out of work. "In terms of artificial …

A New Point-and-Click Revolution Brings AI To The Masses

Like web programming a decade ago, artificial intelligence is building simplified tools for non-experts, which could result in new jobs.<p>These days, you can learn web design or Python programming from books or online tutorials. But the next major wave of computing, artificial intelligence, belongs …

15 Artificial Intelligence Predictions for 2017: Expect AI-as-a-Service, smart malware and a Digital Moriarty

AI certainly arrived with aplomb in 2016 with chatbots, digital assistants, Pokemon, Watson, and DeepMind just some of the AI companies and tech …

Digital Transformation And Data Will Change All Of Our Workplaces - Are You Prepared?

The nature of work is changing. President Trump may have vowed to bring jobs back to America – but does this take into account the upcoming wave of automation that could throw a spanner in the works? Today, it’s more important than ever that anyone setting out to ensure their organization is …

Donald Trump