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21 Lentil Recipes for Easy Weeknight Meals

We love lentils here at The Kitchn. They are magically easy to cook on the stove, and versatile enough to go into a wide range of cuisines. Plus, …

Healthy Eating

Organizing Teams With Collective Fictions

There is often an observable difference between what is considered the right thing to do, and what actually is being done.Terry Pratchett said it …

Project Management

Fake Agile

<i>Many attempts at achieving business agility are misguided and fake. But I consider the glass half full, not half empty. Fake Agile is a signal to do</i> …

Project Management

Announcing “Azure DevOps Project” public preview

In today’s world, organizations need to innovate and get to market faster. That needs learning latest technologies, using them in your product and …

DevOps

Classic coq au vin - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>750ml red wine (preferably burgundy), plus an extra splash<br>• 1.8-2kg quality free-range chicken, jointed into 8-10 pieces<br>• 2 bay leaves<br>• 5 fresh …

How Microsoft Plans to Beat Google and Facebook to the Next Tech Breakthrough

The company behind Windows and Office is remaking its research arm to ensure its greatest inventions actually find their way into people’s hands.<p>By …

Artificial Intelligence

In a Huge Breakthrough, Google's AI Beats a Top Player at the Game of Go

In a major breakthrough for artificial intelligence, a computing system developed by Google researchers in Great Britain has beaten a top human …

US regulators: Google's self-driving car AI 'can be a driver'

US regulators say Google's self-driving car can be considered the driver under federal law -- a big step towards approval for self-driving cars to take to the roads. Safety regulators apparently told Google of its decision last week. Google submitted a proposed design for a self-driving car back in …

Google X killed over 100 moonshot projects last year -- here are a few that didn't make the cut

Astro Teller. Picture: Getty Images<p>Not all ambitious projects can materialise.<p>Google X, a company responsible for “moonshot” projects under Alphabet, …

What Google Learned From Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team

<b>Like most 25-year-olds,</b> Julia Rozovsky wasn’t sure what she wanted to do with her life. She had worked at a consulting firm, but it wasn’t a good match. Then she became a researcher for two professors at Harvard, which was interesting but lonely. Maybe a big corporation would be a better fit. Or …

Leadership

Google's Eric Schmidt: There's no question AI will put jobs at risk, but it's natural

Few company chairmen could justify taking a 10- hour flight to travel 5,638 miles to watch a board game being played. But Eric Schmidt could.<p>The Alphabet chairman last week took the trip from Google’s holding company’s headquarters in California to Seoul, South Korea, to watch world Go champion Lee …

Artificial Intelligence

Google X disrupter Sebastian Thrun on fingernails and moonshots

Scrap internal meetings. Do away with budgets. Put an end to the idea of continuous employment.<p>When it comes to the practice of management, Sebastian …

Secrets of X (Formerly GoogleX), Part 1

This blog explores the inside workings of "X" (formally Google X, Google's R&D factory) through conversations with my friend Astro Teller, Chief of Moonshots.<p>If you want to create a successful, hyper-growth company around solving tough problems, you've got to create the right <b>culture</b>, learn to …

Google's self-driving car is 'close to graduating from X'

A real business, real soon<p>According to Astro Teller, the Google self-driving car is "close to graduating from X." Parsing out the meaning of that string of words is a little complicated, but basically it means that Alphabet isn't thinking of self-driving cars so much as a crazy "moonshot," but as a …

Google is quietly making progress on one of its most jaw-dropping tech projects

The technology uses special radar sensors packed in a tiny chip to detect a person's physical movements (such as rubbing two fingers together), letting a person do things like turn the volume up on a radio without actually touching anything.<p>The recent news that Regina Dugan, the head of the …

Google

Opinion: Google’s Project Soli could solve one of the biggest problems with Android Wear

At Google I/O 2016, the Mountain View company decided — although admittedly not an entirely new theme — that it would be a good idea to spread its announcements across three days. The keynote showed off Google’s vision for the future: virtual reality, its new AI and machine learning initiatives, …

Wearable Tech

Inside The Design Of Google’s First Smart Jacket

Google’s futuristic Project Jacquard is making its commercial debut–as a jean jacket.<p>Last year, Google announced Project Jacquard: an intriguing plan to turn all of your clothes into touchscreen controllers, partnering with Levi’s to incorporate the technology into its denim products.<p>Now, a year …

Google misfires as it aims to turn science fiction into reality

Special Report<p>‘Silicon Valley arrogance’? Google misfires as it strives to turn Star Trek fiction into reality<p>M<p>OUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google …

Genetic Engineering

Google's Larry Page is secretly developing a flying car

Remember all of those dystopian futures where our skies are filled with grimy flying cars spewing smog across the land? The co-founder of Google is hoping to make that future a reality, at least according to <i>Bloomberg</i>. It's published a report claiming that Larry Page has been secretly bankrolling …

Artificial Intelligence

3 New Findings On Human Intelligence

The latest insights on intelligence, imagination, potential causes for the rise in IQ scores over the years, and how behavioral genetics is related …

Genetics

Largest ever map of the universe points to mysterious ‘dark energy’

The largest ever 3D map of the universe strengthens astronomers’ belief that three quarters of the cosmos is made of an unknown substance: ‘dark energy’<p>It is hard to know whether it’s a success or a failure but modern astronomy tells us that almost three quarters of the universe is in the form of …