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The Future of Human Work Is Imagination, Creativity, and Strategy

It seems beyond debate: Technology is going to replace jobs, or, more precisely, the <i>people</i> holding those jobs. Few industries, if any, will be untouched.<p>Knowledge workers will not escape. Recently, the CEO of Deutsche Bank predicted that half of its 97,000 employees could be replaced by robots. One …

Financial Services

Here's How Artificial Intelligence Will Explode in 2018

It was the number one tech trend of 2017 and will become even more useful in 2018.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) grew exponentially in 2017, and was the number one topic many executives called out as the hottest tech trend of the year. In 2018 it will be even bigger, particularly when it comes to …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Excel at Both Strategy and Execution

For decades, we’ve often thought of leadership profiles in unique buckets—two popular varieties were the “visionaries”, who embrace strategy and think about amazing things to do, and the “operators”, who get stuff done. We intuitively knew that there must be leaders that span these areas, but in …

Management

The Era of Mobile Chatbots

One of the most intriguing integration of chatbots has been converting the behaviour of real people to form bots that reflect their behaviour. For …

Rare color photos cast new light on World War II

<b>(CNN) —</b> Color film was rare in World War II. The vast majority of the photos taken during the conflict were in black and white, and color photography as a whole was still a relatively new technique.<p>It's this fact that makes the photos from a new book published by Imperial War Museums so …

worldwar

Machine Learning: What’s in It for Business?

If an enterprise has Big Data on hand, the urge to convert it into actionable information that would help business thrive seems obvious. Let’s zoom in on how we can apply Machine Learning to business. To illustrate the case, we’ll use the results of a problem-solving session that took place at a …

11 Secrets Hidden in Famous Works of Art

Among Michelangelo’s venerable ceiling murals inside the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel is arguably the most iconic depiction of man’s relationship to God. …

Art

GetAccept raises $1.6M to help companies close sales leads faster

GetAccept co-founder Mathias Thulin is very familiar with a common problem sales representatives have: they have a great meeting with a potential customer, fire off an email to follow up on that deal and send a thank you note, and then hear nothing back.<p>With all these leads going dark, Thulin and …

Startups

Learn how three experts are bringing the power of artificial intelligence to cloud computing

This time, it seems like it’s actually going to happen.<p>We’ve been hearing promises about how artificial intelligence and machine learning are going …

Artificial Intelligence

AI Is Inventing Languages Humans Can’t Understand. Should We Stop It?

Researchers at Facebook realized their bots were chattering in a new language. Then they stopped it.<p>Bob: “I can can I I everything else.”<p>Alice: “Balls have zero to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to.”<p>To you and I, that passage looks like nonsense. But what if I told you this nonsense …

Artificial Intelligence

The More Senior Your Job Title, the More You Need to Keep a Journal

For leaders assuming the CEO title for the first time, taking time to learn and think translates into early successes. But the problem is there’s little time to do either. Information comes at them more quickly, more people than ever before demand their time, and they’re told that the myriad …

Management

How to create a data-driven marketing strategy

To truly make progress in your business, you need a robust marketing strategy that’s as integrated with your inventory as it is with your employees. Tying your business together with a solid sales and marketing strategy will allow you to measure data and create an actionable marketing strategy upon …

Marketing

4 Tips to Leverage the Power of Instagram to Grow Your Email List

Somehow the idea got around that Instagram isn't good for gathering email subscribers. Wrong!<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Social media provides a great way of discovering new customers and being discovered by them. The majority of your efforts on social …

Marketing

First quantum signal sent from satellite to Earth

The first entangled pair of photons has been sent from an orbiting satellite to Earth, scientists reported today. It's a step toward sending quantum …

Harvard Business Review

How Does Blockchain Work? With Karim R. Lakhani, a professor at Harvard Business School #HBRLive

D-Day landings: Powerful photos of Allied troops storming Normandy beaches in June 1944

On 6 June 1944, Operation Overlord – aimed at liberating German-occupied western Europe – commenced as Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, …

Here's when machines will take your job, as predicted by AI gurus

While technology develops at exponential speed, transforming how we go about our everyday tasks and extending our lives, it also offers much to worry …

Artificial Intelligence

The Marshall Plan turns 70 this week. Here are four reasons it was so important.

President Trump’s first foreign trip as commander in chief began May 19 and included stops at NATO headquarters in Brussels and in Italy for a Group of Seven meeting. When it concluded May 27, many commentators argued that U.S.-European relations were at a post-World War II low point.<p>Exactly 70 …

How to Prepare the Next Generation for Jobs in the AI Economy

Most of us regard self-driving cars, voice assistants, and other artificially intelligent technologies as revolutionary. For the next generation, however, these wonders will have always existed. AI for them will be more than a tool; in many cases, AI will be their co-worker and a ubiquitous part of …

Computer Science

How to redesign your professional social media presence

In this incredibly informative video, graphic designer and YouTuber Karen Kavett shares her process for redesigning a client’s personal online brand. …

Social Media

Technosplit: The bifurcation of humanity | Salon.com

How math education can catch up to the 21st century

In 1939, the fictional professor J. Abner Pediwell published a curious book called “The Saber-Tooth Curriculum.”<p>Through a series of satirical …

Pedagogy

Drunk on Dunkirk spirit, the Brexiters are setting sail for a dangerous future | Daniel Todman

The delusion that the UK stood bravely alone through the war means that there is a real risk of Britain believing it doesn’t need Europe to survive<p>Seventy-seven years ago this week, the evacuation began of British and Allied troops from Dunkirk. Driven back to the French coast by the German …

Geopolitics

Fake news drives down programmatic budgets

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Nearly one-third of programmatic advertisers are reducing spending in response to concerns that ads show up on properties pushing fake news, according to BrightRoll.<p>While …

Fake News

Self-driving cars could create a massive new $7 trillion economy

The race to create self-driving cars is on—but what happens when they’re everywhere and nobody has to drive?<p>That could lead to a “passenger economy” …

Car Tech

Pixar veteran creates AI tool for automating 2D animations

Artificial intelligence is going to change just about everything — like animating video games, for example.<p>Animation-technology startup Midas Touch Interactive has a new tool called Midas Creature, which the company claims can automate the process of creating complicated animations for …

How AI Is Changing the World of Advertising Forever

For how much Hollywood loves remakes, I’m curious to see what a futuristic Mad Men is going to look like. Don’t get me wrong; I’m not expecting to see robotic Don Draper, who writes poignant lines of copy aggregated from data points all over the world (that’d be cheesy and boring). Rather, I’d be …

Google Is Already Late to China's AI Revolution

Sitting on a stage in Wuzhen, China, a historic city up the river from Shanghai, Google chairman Eric Schmidt described what he called "the age of …

8 Digital Marketing Stats That Got Our Attention This Week

It was another intriguing week in online marketing data points, with even more eyebrow-raising mobile numbers than usual. Check out the eight that we …

Social Media

Digital marketing 101

<i>With technology increasingly intertwined with all aspects of business,</i> CNET@Work <i>can help you -- prosumers and small businesses with fewer than five employees -- get started.</i><p>When Susie Blumfield started her sewing machine business in the 1970s, the marketing approach for companies like hers usually …

Marketing