Matthew Ruiz Diaz

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North Korean soldier: Surgeon says defector 'was like a broken jar'

<b>Seoul, South Korea (CNN) —</b> South Korean surgeon Lee Cook-Jong was already having a busy day in Trauma Bay 1 when he got the call: A US Black Hawk helicopter was on its way with an injured soldier. But it wasn't just any soldier.<p>"I was informed that he was badly shot by North Koreans," Lee said, …

North Korea

What Happens When You Meditate Every Day? I Tried It For A Month, & These 4 Things Changed

Relaxing is seriously not my thing. I am so go-go-go that sometimes I forget to eat. However, when I undertook a challenge to meditate every single …

4 Reasons Why Starting An Online Business Is The Best Decision You Will Ever Make

<b>4 Reasons Why Starting An Online Business Is The Best Decision You Will Ever Make</b><p>Nowadays, online entrepreneurship is still a rare breed. However, …

What IBM looks for in a data scientist

Job seekers sometimes ask how IBM defines “data scientist.” It’s an important question since more and more would-be data scientists are fighting for attention in an increasingly lucrative labor market.<p>The first step is to distinguish between what we see as true data scientists and other …

Data Science

Differences Between AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning | Times Square Chronicles

Differences Between AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning<p>Thanks to the advent of some pretty amazing technology, our devices are starting to get a …

The Dark Side of Self-Improvement

As a company and as people, we spend a lot of time and energy exploring ways we can be better, feel healthier, and act more consciously—a worthy …

After interviewing 140 people at the top of their fields, Tim Ferriss realized almost all of them share the same habit

Tim Ferriss has been on an especially introspective journey over the past year.<p>Continuing in the vein of his other work, he decided to share with his audience what he's learned along the way.<p>In the last 12 months, Ferriss had the 10-year anniversary of "The 4-Hour Workweek" (the book that made him …

Meditation

How to build a startup while having a full-time job — according to people who did it

Starting a new startup while having other critical obligations in your life, like a full-time job or a family, is certainly challenging — but not impossible. We asked three entrepreneurs in TQ, a tech hub in the heart of Amsterdam, who have experienced this first-hand, what their advice is if you …

Europe's First Underwater Restaurant Let's You Eat Dinner 15 Feet Below The Sea

Enter this rugged concrete structure, grab a flute of champagne, and wander down to the underwater viewing area for one for one of the most unique …

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How Google Brain is making major advancements in machine learning

The Google Brain project has been working on the tech giant's artificial-intelligence capabilities for years. But more recently, the company has become much more vocal about it. That's partly because machine learning is much closer to being one of the products that Google sells – and a feature of …

The best workout shoes of 2017 to wear for running, CrossFit, spin & more

Having the correct workout shoes for the activity your doing is essential and can help you take it to the next level. Whether your enjoying a long run, high-intensity CrossFit training or hitting a spin class, we have the best shoes of 2017. Add more spring to your step this season with a new set …

Exercise

These people never existed. They were made by an AI.

Better Than Doodles<p>Back in June, an image generator that could turn even the crudest doodle of a face into a more realistic looking image made the …

Best-Ever Algorithm Found for Huge Streams of Data

It’s hard to measure water from a fire hose while it’s hitting you in the face. In a sense, that’s the challenge of analyzing streaming data, which …

Mathematics

Why Cryptojacking Is The Next Big Cybersecurity Threat

Meet the Internet’s latest menace. Hackers and penny-pinching website hosts are hijacking people’s computers to “mine” cryptocurrency. And we’re not …

Need to Calm Yourself Down? Try This Military-Approved Breathing Technique

Whether you’re dealing with co-worker chaos or pressure to perform on a project, it’s difficult to excel at work when you're extremely stressed. …

Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries for Scarce A.I. Talent

SAN FRANCISCO — Silicon Valley’s start-ups have always had a recruiting advantage over the industry’s giants: Take a chance on us and we’ll give you an ownership stake that could make you rich if the company is successful.<p>Now the tech industry’s race to embrace artificial intelligence may render …

Artificial Intelligence

Warren Buffett Learned This Lesson at Age 7 and It Made Him a Billionaire | Inc.com

What's the secret to Warren Buffett's stunning success? Unlike other high-profile billionaires such as Jeff Bezos or Bill Gates, he's not a technological genius. He made his billions by buying stock in existing companies, which is something most of us can do. Why has it worked so incredibly well …

Investing

Amazon to open AI centre in Germany’s Cyber Valley

Amazon is opening a research centre in Germany dedicated to artificial intelligence, as part of an effort led by Germany’s Max Planck Society to …

U.S. warns about hackers attacking nuclear, energy, aviation, water, and manufacturing industries

(<i>Reuters</i>) — The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure.<p>The Department of Homeland Security and Federal …

WeWork acquires Flatiron School

WeWork, the behemoth co-working company valued at $20 billion, has today announced the acquisition of Flatiron School.<p>Flatiron School is a coding education platform that offers both online and offline classes to folks who want a career in the world of tech. The coding academy was launched in 2012 …

Bono And Thomas Friedman Reveal Three Skills American Workers Need Today

The business world is constantly changing and now it’s changing at an accelerated speed. American workers no longer have decades to adapt to new technologies or business advancements. People need to be able to adapt — and adapt quickly — if they want to thrive in the business world and not fall …

Communication Skills

Why You Need to Start an AI Company As Soon As Possible | Inc.com

A report about how much Silicon Valley companies are paying AI engineers caught my eye this morning. For anyone with a doctorate in AI or even a little experience in the field, companies are willing to pay as much as $300,000 per year up to $500,000 per year. The report suggested that folks with …

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