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How to write engaging case studies for your portfolio

Project case studies are one of the most important yet overlooked parts of building a design portfolio. In our efforts to design the perfect …

UX Design

Awesome Animated Mockups for Your Next Killer Presentation

There are so many things to love about being a designer in this day and age. The community is connected and quite strong. There are plenty of great …

Mockups

IDG Contributor Network: How business intelligence in banking is shifting the paradigm

Banking has always been a competitive environment, even before the digitization of the industry acquired its present pace. Thanks to financial …

Administrative Law

'Stop Viewing Digital and Physical as Separate.' How UX Is Being Changed by New Technology

User experience has already been established as a battleground for companies to distinguish themselves in the world of digital design. But new …

Artificial Intelligence

Data Without Context Is Bogging Your Team Down

Most business leaders struggle to convert raw data into actionable insights.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Remember when data was measured in gigabytes? Those days are gone. Now, we’re trying to wrap our brains around terms like zettabyte, yottabyte, and brontobyte.<p>In …

Big Data

"I Couldn't Believe I Was Doing This': Woman Puts Her Deed on Blockchain

A new type of book keeping.<p>On February 20, Vermont resident Katherine Purcell signed off on the first completely blockchain-based real estate deed in …

Real Estate

How AR And VR Are Revolutionizing The Supply Chain

The process of getting products from the factory to your home, office, or facility is more complex than many people realize. Making that process as cost effective, fast, and error free as possible is the goal of any business. As it turns out, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) – …

Augmented Reality

SuperPhone is building a Salesforce for texting

The address book is the last, worst default app you rely on. It’s time it got as smart as the rest of our phones. That’s the idea behind SuperPhone.<p>Email isn’t how you build relationships anymore. Yet most business software sanctifies the spammy inbox when it’s the immediacy of text messaging that …

Transmedia

Estonia, the Digital Republic

Its government is virtual, borderless, blockchained, and secure. Has this tiny post-Soviet nation found the way of the future?<p><i>Audio:</i> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>Up the Estonian coast, a five-lane highway bends with the path of the sea, …

Europe

AI draws parallels between fields you never knew were connected

Analogies are the comparison of one thing with another, most commonly with the goal of explaining or clarifying a certain concept. Like a well-chosen …

Artificial Intelligence

HomePod firmware seemingly confirms iPhone 8 front design & support for ‘Face ID’

Last week, Apple released the first build of the upcoming HomePod’s firmware, allowing curious developers to unpack the code and learn a few additional details about the smart speaker. Now, developer Steve Troughton-Smith has discovered code that seemingly confirms that the upcoming iPhone will …

We’re Thinking about Cybersecurity All Wrong - MIT Technology Review

Michael Daniel has a unique perspective on today’s chaotic world of cybersecurity. Fresh off a four-year stint as President Obama’s top cyber …

Cybersecurity

Design thinking gives you an edge over your competitors

Design is often thought of as something pleasing to the user’s eye. With good design principles, companies gain a strategic advantage at creating an experience their customers like and want to return to.<p>But design thinking is a more comprehensive and holistic approach to problem-solving. While it’s …

The Man Who Helped Turn Toronto Into a High-Tech Hotbed

TORONTO — As an undergraduate at Cambridge University, Geoffrey Everest Hinton thought a lot about the brain. He wanted to better understand how it worked but was frustrated that no field of study — from physiology and psychology to physics and chemistry — offered real answers.<p>So he set about …

Artificial Intelligence

Chatbots are dumb, but wait until they learn how to negotiate for you

New research from Facebook’s AI lab gives a promising peek at the future of bots<p>Chatbots were supposed to be a big part of our AI-powered future, but they’ve mostly fallen flat. Scratch the surface of any online bot selling you takeout or flights abroad, and you’ll usually find drop-down menus …

Chatbots

Intuit bets on machine learning to make expense management for the self-employed suck less

Intuit, the company behind Mint, QuickBooks and TurboTax, traditionally focused on serving individuals and small businesses. But over the course of the last few years, it noticed that there is a large and growing group of freelancers, whose tax situation is often complicated and who have to …

Small Business

With the release of Amazon Lex, AWS asks: Developers, can you build me a chatbot?

Now that Amazon Web Services has made public its Amazon Lex technology, which makes Alexa fetch another case of LaCroix from Amazon Prime at your …

Chatbots

Emerging Ethical Concerns In the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Do electric sheep need shepherds?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My husband and I have a running joke where we have our Amazon Echo “compete” with our iPhones to see who does a better (i.e., more human-like) job of interacting with us. While there’s no clear winner, …

Artificial Intelligence

Mastercard Releases Masterpass Bot for Intuitive Consumer Experiences

The financial services company is expanding its consumer engagement efforts through the deployment of AI-informed bots.<p>Mastercard announced today at …

Chatbots

Baidu AI achieves 'zero shot learning' ability using natural language - ExtremeTech

Baidu AI achieves ‘zero shot learning’ ability using natural language<p>By on April 6, 2017 at 11:15 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the …

Demystifying artificial intelligence: Here’s everything you need to know about AI

Crazy singularities, robot rebellions, falling in love with computers … artificial intelligence conjures up a multitude of wild what-ifs. But in the …

Artificial Intelligence

Light-based neural network could lead to super-fast AI

It's one thing to create computers that behave like brains, but it's something else to make them perform as well as brains. Conventional circuitry can only operate so quickly as part of a neural network, even if it's sometimes much more powerful than standard computers. However, Princeton …

Qualcomm teases a new OnePlus device sporting a Snapdragon 821

There’s still a little time to get a handset out before year’s end. And while increased competition from a number of relative new manufacturers (not to mention Google) have seemingly made things a bit more crowded, Samsung’s recent struggles have, perhaps, left an opening for another flagship.<p>At …

Mobile Technology

Comment on Google’s New AI Gets Smarter Thanks to a Working Memory by Kyle Webster

I might be able to clear up a little confusion here Tony. CPUs and computers in general have a relatively specific way that they utilize random …

Emerging Technology

14 terrifying predictions from 'Black Mirror' that could become reality

"This is futurism for futurists," Dylan Hendricks, program director of the Ten-Year Forecast at the research organization the Institute for the Future, told Business Insider.<p>Part of what makes "Black Mirror" so unsettling is that its episodes take place in worlds that could easily pass for our own, …

TV

MIT makes breakthrough in morality-proofing artificial intelligence - ExtremeTech

By on November 1, 2016 at 12:54 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>If the Halloween month has you …

The future of healthcare is not people versus machines

Kaveh Safavi Contributor<p>Kaveh Safavi is the managing director of Accenture’s health business.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Hot Spots For Health Tech Startups<br>• Patient Access And Control: The Future Of Chronic Disease Management?<p>A digital shift in healthcare in recent years has paved the way for …

Digital Health

7 ways to be great at dating, according to science

Everyone in the dating game spends untold time, money, and emotional energy trying to find a nice person to chill with on the couch while you both actually watch Netflix — but somehow, most of us still feel like we're striking out constantly.<p>Shouldn't there be a better way?<p>Well, yes: There's no …

Relationships

Google DeepMind: How, why, and where it's working with the NHS

The company, acquired by Google in 2014 for a reported £400 million, is best-known for creating software "agents" that have mastered games like Go and Space Invaders but it also wants to apply its technology to healthcare.<p>Mustafa Suleyman, DeepMind cofounder and head of DeepMind Health, gave a talk …

Artificial Intelligence

Everything You Need To Know About Tor And The Deep Web

For the average Internet user, the deep web might seem like a strange and dark place. But there’s a lot more to it than drug deals, bitcoin …

Privacy