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Your art degree might save you from automation, an AI expert says

When machines control all the world’s finances and run factory floors, what will humans be left to do?<p>We’ll make art, says Kai-Fu Lee, a former Google and Microsoft executive who has since launched VC firm Sinovation Ventures.<p>“Art and beauty is very hard to replicate with AI. Given AI is more …

Artificial Intelligence

Get Collaboration Right, and Innovation Will Follow

Establishing innovation as part of the way we work in the digital workplace is the holy grail for many organizations. What we see, however, is that …

Innovation

10 KEYS TO ACHIEVE COLLABORATION SUCCESS! #COLLABORATIONHACKS

Collaboration is nothing new and most organizations today understand the importance of teamwork and departments and business partners working …

Business Power Tools: Baker's Startup Productivity Recipe

Baker CEO Joel Milton dishes on the productivity, marketing, collaboration, and payroll apps that keep his CRM software startup smoothly …

10 Must-Have Tools for Startups | Times Square Chronicles

10 Must-Have Tools for Startups<p>There are never enough hours in the day for entrepreneurs, but there are lots of online resources for getting your …

5 Top Tips For Acquiring Customers Through Email

Email marketing isn't always about nurturing relationships with existing customers, it can be used to acquire new b2b customers. <i>Forbes</i> has a top …

Why is email rendering so complex?

A print campaign has one rendering. Website rendering is significantly more complex, since sites can look different depending on a device’s operating …

Web Development

10 Apps and Tools to Make Your Small Business Better and More Efficient

When you don't have the resources to build custom solutions, you can rely on these affordable (or free) fixes.<p>For many startups, achieving meaningful growth -- the kind that gets the attention of investors and potential buyers -- means having the right tools. While larger companies can usually …

Small Business

Best Practices to Use Automation in Marketing

Ever wondered how information specific to your Internet search-related topicsThe post Best Practices to Use Automation in Marketing appeared first on …

Digital Marketing

Watch this beautiful ballet of drones (also, Disneyland Drones!)

"Working with Daito Manabe, Motoi Ishibashi and their team at Rhizomatiks Research in Tokyo, the goal is to create an intimate and artistic …

A Museum for the Blocky Graphics of Early Computer Viruses

When the first PC viruses appeared in the 1980s, they not only tampered with machine systems, but also filled the screens of home computers with …

‘Firewatch’ Turns Your In-Game Camera Snapshots Into Real Life Photo Prints

There are a number of video and computer games out there that feature photography as a prominent in-game element. “Firewatch” takes the idea a step …

Why I Like to Instagram the Sky

The real meaning of a plain blue square.<p>For the past few years, I have made a regular habit of photographing and posting to my Instagram account a type of picture I call Sky Gradients. Each of these is an abstract picture of a square blue swath of sky that I take with my phone whenever the sky is …

Photography

Watch a Light Show Performed by a Dance Team of Drones

These drones might overthrow humanity, but at least they'll entertain us first<p>Often, new advances in drone technology carry with them a sort of creepy and sinister vibe, probably because those new advances usually involve the drones becoming better equipped to spy on us and/or make off with our …

Drones

More people use Instagram Stories than Snapchat itself

The common belief is that Snapchat rules all when it comes to evaporating photo essays. But the numbers don't quite back it up. Instagram has announced that over 200 million people are using Stories every day to share quick moments from their lives -- almost 50 million more than Snapchat as a whole …

Instagram

Face it: Smartwatches are totally doomed

The CEO of Chinese electronics maker Huawei raised eyebrows this week when he publicly trashed smartwatches.<p>“I am always confused as to what smartwatches are for when we have smartphones,” Eric Xu Zhijun said, adding that he would never ever wear one himself — despite the fact that his own company …

Wearable Tech

Five Reasons Social Media Won’t Consolidate

“I wish there was just this one-stop tool for all things social.”<p>“It would be great if we had one tool that would do everything.”<p>“There is no one good tool.”<p>Talk to the head of social media at any Fortune 500 company, and you’re likely to hear comments like these. It’s not that social media …

What Happens When 1 Million People Collaborate On One Work Of Art

Infighting, creative genius, and a whole lot of dicks.<p>The internet has enabled new forms of artist production once unimaginable—like working with thousands of sometimes-anonymous collaborators from all over the world. Earlier this month, over 1 million internet denizens came together to build an …

April Fools' Day

VR Is Still Nowhere Near Its YouTube Moment

Google’s new web VR portal highlights the medium’s promise, and its shortcomings.<p>Right now, if you want to try VR, you almost always have to go to a store and download an app. But what if you could just pop on your VR headset and load a game or experience as easily as going to a website? What if VR …

Virtual Reality

Soviet logos

As a side project for the past couple of years, graphic designer Rokas Sutkaitis has been collecting previously unpublished trademarks designed in …

Soviet Union

What Is the Internet’s Best Ratings System?

<i>This week,</i> <i>Netflix replaced</i> <i>its long-held five-star rating system with a simpler thumbs-up/thumbs-down interface. What Netflix loses in granularity,</i> …

Law & Order