Christos Rizos

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Why blockchain is the missing link to IoT transformations

Mention blockchain to your average Joe, and odds are that it evokes notions of cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin, and covert financial transactions. But …

Blockchain

Dip your toes into AI with these online courses for Google Cloud

AI systems have led to improvements in a broad spectrum of industries, including medicine and business, and sprouted new technologies like voice …

The AI-first startup playbook

Iterative Lean Startup principles are so well understood today that an minimum viable product (MVP) is a prerequisite for institutional venture funding, but few startups and investors have extended these principles to their data and AI strategy. They assume that validating their assumptions about …

Product Management

Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? All You Need Are These 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core—without doing situps—using a routine that spares your lower back.<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this—and lots more ended up with back pain.<p>Today, …

Workouts

The Latest Research: AI and Machine Learning

This tool is intended for individual use only.<p>Publication Date: <b>July 11, 2018</b><p>Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning may soon drive a massive reshaping of the economy and society. But what impact is AI already making in the workplace? Is it living up to the hype? And what should your …

Machine Learning

MandolinARTE

Setup at the studio is crucial. In our case, we needed to setup six mandolins, two mandolas, two guitars, a cello and a double bass. This is not an …

Guitar

Why A Modern IT Infrastructure Is The Cornerstone Of Data-Driven Enterprises

Even the most sophisticated analytics technologies, like artificial intelligence and machine learning, can’t deliver results by themselves. To make the most of these technologies, enterprises must have a solid IT foundation to ensure underlying data sets are complete, timely and accurate.<p>Effective …

Machine Learning

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

Ever since landing my first job post-college in 1999, I've been determined to build enough passive income in order to not have a job. A future that included getting into work by 5:30 a.m. and leaving after 7:30 p.m. each day for decades seemed too brutal to endure.<p>In 2009, I decided that if I could …

Real Estate

Panel: The possibilities and pitfalls of AI in CX

Marketing and customer experience professionals looking to artificial intelligence (AI) to improve their organisation’s customer game are going to …

Artificial Intelligence

Five Hiring Problems AI Could Solve But Probably Won't

If you make a living identifying human potential, recruiting talent, or are interested in hiring the right people for the right role, there are good reasons to be enthusiastic about the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) as a recruitment tool.<p>Anywhere in the world – and at any given point in time …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Does Your Innovation Lab Exist?

Inspired by the other companies that have done the same and fearful of being disrupted by startups, several companies have opened innovation labs and startup accelerators. Examples of this include Telefonica’s Wayra, Jaguar Land Rover’s InMotion Ventures, EDF Energy’s Blue Lab and many others. The …

Innovation

Digital Transformation - Reports - World Economic Forum

<i>The industry has a chance to move from incremental, digitally driven operational improvements to a broader embrace of digital technologies.</i><p>For most …

Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

Employment

Analytics, digital twins separate pack in industrial IoT, says Forrester

The research firm says C3 IoT, IBM, Microsoft, PTC and SAP are leaders in the industrial IoT game.<p>special feature<p>The internet of things embeds …

Internet of Things

IoT Disruption Has Begun. And Retail Is Just the Start. When Will Your Industry Be Affected?

IoT connectivity will become the standard across the finance, healthcare and automotive industries. Innovators and disruptors are needed. Now.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We consumers live in a connected world, so the companies we deal with have good reason to live …

Entrepreneurship

These Are Some of the Prettiest American Towns to Retire in

Are you dreaming of retiring to a quaint town on a lake or beach? Maybe a historic, walkable college town or a charming village nestled in the …

New England

28 Expert Opinions Every Business Leader Should Know About Enterprise AI

Today’s world of digital transformation observes Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) as the most discussed technologies. These …

Artificial Intelligence

Google AI on Raspberry Pi: Now you get official TensorFlow support

Google's TensorFlow team makes it a whole lot easier to get AI up and running on a Raspberry Pi.<p><i>Video: How to set up your Raspberry Pi 3 Model …

Raspberry Pi

How to Use Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Improve Enterprise Security

Lisa leads Global Security Research and Development at Accenture Labs. In this role, she curates and manages a portfolio of cyber research, including …

Machine Learning

4 Fundamentals to Successfully Jump-Start Your Startup

Don't rush into business before you've done everything to give your startup the best possible chance of success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A great idea is just the beginning of your business. Consider your idea day one of school and making your first dollar …

Small Business

Raspberry Pi and machine learning: How to get started

A guide to how to experiment with machine learning on the $35 board.<p>If you want to dabble with machine learning on the $35 Raspberry Pi you've never …

Machine Learning

4 Artificial Intelligence Use Cases That Don’t Require A Data Scientist

I meet with a lot of business and tech leaders, and nearly all of them ask at some point about artificial intelligence. They’re worried that their company is missing out on this coming AI revolution, and falling behind rivals, because they don’t have the deep tech skills to put it to use.<p>I tell …

Artificial Intelligence

12 of the best espresso machines, according to online reviews

The only people more dedicated to caffeine than coffee lovers are the espresso obsessed.<p>If you’re not one yourself, you definitely know one. …

Coffee

What Are the Advantages And Disadvantages of Hybrid Entrepreneurship

Hybrid Entrepreneurship can look a bit crazy but still it has a charm of it's own, let's explore the subject in depth<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Well, to be practical you must be …

Entrepreneurship

Data-Driven Development - Reports - World Economic Forum

By having granular data that captures the experiences of poor communities, along with the analytical techniques needed to decipher that data, …

Big Data

HSBC looks to ramp up machine learning usage with Google Cloud

Global bank HSBC has taken its first pilot machine learning projects with Google Cloud Platform (GCP) into production and is now looking to ramp up …

Machine Learning

Five IoT Predictions For 2019

<b></b>I don’t need to tell you that the IoT is growing at an exponential rate. Vehicles, wearable gadgets, RFID sensors and software are advancing past basic function and the network is growing to include even more advancements each day. I have more connected gadgets in my home this year than I did last …

Internet of Things

I've saved enough at age 28 that I'll be a multimillionaire by retirement, and I used Warren Buffett's favorite investing strategy to do it

I recently turned 28, and I've already saved over a quarter of a million dollars.<p>By itself, that factoid had earned me a surprising amount of publicity. But for all the immediate headline-grabbing power of the statement, there's a far more impressive implication lurking underneath its surface. (The …

Retirement

Digital transformation, defined by the AWS transformers

Some pointers from the folks at Amazon Web Services.<p>"Digital transformation" is the term du jour these days, but how do you know if it's the real …

Project Management

Object Detection, With TensorFlow

Getting computers to recognize objects has been a historically difficult problem in computer science, but with the rise of machine learning it is …

Machine Learning