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Holoroom Test Drive: Lowe’s Reinvents ‘Try Before You Buy’ with Virtual Reality

<b>Lowe’s may seem like an unlikely company to be embracing AR and VR, but a dedicated team within the organization, Lowe’s Innovation Labs, has been</b> …

Augmented Reality

Developing These 5 Habits Will Make You a Once-in-a-Career Leader to Employees

Practicing these five powerful tenets of leadership will make you unforgettable to employees and irreplaceable to employers.<p>The thing I wanted more than anything "growing up" as a leader was to be unforgettable to employees--for my impact on their performance, growth, happiness, and life. Did I …

Employment

Twenty Tips for Startup Success, Part Eight: Be Cautious With Your Ideas

In the seventh part of my series, I discussed getting signed contracts to protect your business from potential legal disputes. In this post, I’ll cover protecting your company’s sensitive intellectual property from potential theft or disclosure.<p>The idea of turning your great idea into a product and …

Intellectual Property

Samsung launches new fund for early-stage AI investments

Samsung is diving deeper into artificial intelligence after it announced a new fund focused on AI technologies and startups.<p>The Korean firm’s ‘Samsung NEXT Q Fund’ is targeted at seed and Series A deals for startups that are “solving AI problems, as well as those using AI to solve computer science …

Artificial Intelligence

E3 2018: Cyberpunk 2077's Character Customization, Class Progression Detailed

Cyberpunk 2077 developer CD Projekt Red has provided more details on the character people will take control of in its upcoming open-world RPG, as well as how the character can be customized. Speaking during GameSpot's E3 2018 live show, associate design director Kyle Rowley revealed the main …

Gaming Industry

How Your Clothes Can Help You Get Promoted

Even though it took place 26 years ago, I remember the conversation well. I was a young manager for a conservative Fortune 500 financial services company. My own manager, a VP with impeccably tailored Brooks Brothers style, took me aside one day and said to me simply: “You know, Vic, I think you …

Clothing

5 Surprising Findings About How People Actually Buy Clothes and Shoes

Retail has been constantly reinventing itself, and participants race to keep up with what feels like a series of epic shifts in consumer preferences. Apparel brands are investing especially heavily in online shopping capabilities and introducing interactive features that complement apps and …

eCommerce

Chocolate-Mayonnaise Cake

If you've never known the glory of a mayonnaise cake, you're in for a treat! The staple ingredient yields an ultra-moist crumb and keeps the sugar …

Recipes

Tomato-Coconut Curry with Cod

This tomato curry is enriched with coconut cream and brightened with fresh basil and lime juice. And generally speaking, we found that curry paste in …

Recipes

Meet 'Norman,' a terrifying, psychopathic AI

Talk about a pessimistic worldview.<p>‘Norman,’ a new algorithm created by scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, sees the negative—to the extreme—as compared to “normal” algorithms generated by artificial intelligence.<p>Where a regular algorithm sees a group of birds sitting atop a …

Artificial Intelligence

The AI winter is well on its way

Deep learning has been at the forefront of the so-called AI revolution for years now, and many people believed that it would take us to the world of the technological singularity. Many companies talked big in 2014, 2015, and 2016 when technologies such as Alpha Go were pushing new boundaries. For …

Machine Learning

MIT Made a Psychopathic AI Because We’re Not Hurtling Towards the Apocalypse Fast Enough

You would think that the killer combination of global warming, Doritos Locos tacos, and the Trump administration is sending us on a one-way ticket to …

Artificial Intelligence

Google Ends Agreement with Pentagon After 3,000 Employees Call Artificial Intelligence Program Evil

Google was set to help develop an artificial intelligence program to help military drone strikes reduce the number of civilian casualties — that is, …

Artificial Intelligence

'We Have Demonstrated General-AI Technology For The First Time In History" - Bijan Tadayon CEO Of ZAC Inc | Articles | Big Data

Researchers in Maryland claim to have made a significant step forward in machine learning, and it has potentially game-changing consequences to …

Artificial Intelligence

​Why Studying Humanities And Arts Is Key To Developing Artificial Intelligence

<b>Published Date:</b> 2018-05-30 13:42:47 UTC <b><br>Tags:</b> Artificial Intelligence, Careers, Deep Learning, Machine Learning <b><br>Title:</b> ​Why Studying Humanities And …

Artificial Intelligence

New Tech, New Solutions: Why the Rise of AI Requires a New Kind of Transparency

Artificial intelligence (AI) is making advertising more effective, but it’s also making it more opaque. With each new layer of automation, human …

Artificial Intelligence

IBM applies three-tiered approach to AI, deep learning computing systems

As artificial intelligence and deep learning revolutionize the computing market, these new technologies require very complex and high-performance …

Machine Learning

Does AI Make People More or Less Intelligent?

Technology has both positive and negative effects on our growth as a society.<p><i>By Adrien Schmidt, CEO of Bouquet and co-founder of Squid Solutions.</i><p>People often ask me: Does artificial intelligence make people more or less intelligent? It's actually a pretty smart question. Sure, the obvious answer is …

Artificial Intelligence

Selling A.I. - How A UK Artificial Intelligence Entrepreneur Is Scaling A Global Market

A.I. is everywhere. Recruiters are using it on their platforms to target the best candidates. Banks have embraced it as a means to identify patterns of behavior that might indicate fraud. Power companies are deploying it to drive energy efficiency. Marketers see it as a way to optimise their …

Artificial Intelligence

Time To Put More Thought Into Artificial Intelligence

What will artificial intelligence do to us and the way we do business?<p>It depends on who you ask, and the overall context. Henry Kissinger — yes, <i>that</i> Henry Kissinger, the former US Secretary of State — just penned a piece in The Atlantic suggesting that AI is unleashing dark forces onto our world. …

Artificial Intelligence

Four ways AI can make healthcare more efficient and affordable

According to OECD estimates, 20% of healthcare spend is wasted globally. The United States Institute of Medicine believes the figure is more like …

Artificial Intelligence

Opinion: There's more to the Google military AI project than we've been told

Google, a company whose motto used to be “don’t be evil,” has had its ethics questioned lately over its insistence on developing AI for the Pentagon. If you’re among the many people who don’t understand why, against the grain, the Mountain View company would risk such damage to its reputation, …

Private Sector

Biggest AI Startup Boosts Fundraising to $1.2 Billion

SenseTime Group Ltd. has raised $620 million at a valuation of more than $4.5 billion just months after scoring a similar amount from investors led …

Artificial Intelligence

Just Say AI, Blockchain, Crypto, IOT, AR, VR, Big Data, Analytics And Cybersecurity To Get Hired

Let’s simulate – just for fun (and with a little cynicism) – a discussion between a recruiter and a candidate looking for work. If you’re unfamiliar with Chauncey Gardiner and the classic movie, <i>Being There</i>, now’s the time to watch at least the <i>YouTube</i> clips of the film. Chauncey is clueless. He …

Recruitment

The Difference Between Data Science, Machine Learning and Data Mining In A Nutshell

Data is all over the place. The measure of digital data that at present exists is currently rising at a quick pace.<p>The amount of created data is …

Data Science

19 online AI education classes that you can take right now

AI is the way of the future. And you can teach yourself how to master this incredible new technology from some of the top schools around the globe. …

Artificial Intelligence

One 30-page document contains everything you need to know about AI

Congress, for the love of god, please learn about technology.<p>Congress’ complete lack of understanding when it comes things like the internet, …

First-time Startup Owners in 2018: 5 Must-Have Startup Kits That Nobody Tells You About

These startup kits cannot be purchased externally.<p><b>Writing skills</b>: Believe it or not, sharp writing skills coupled with good oratory skills are big assets while you start-off with your first entrepreneurial venture. As a founder of a business/company, it is important that you master the skill of …

Writing

How to Use Psychology to Get Investors to Close When You Want Them to

Deadlines can trigger FOMO and FOMO can trigger signing the papers.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The night before Demo Day, my co-founder and I were sitting in a drab hotel room next to the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. Deciding that the …

Investing

Human in the loop: Machine learning and AI for the people

HITL is a mix and match approach that may help make ML both more efficient and approachable.<p>Paco Nathan is a unicorn. It's a cliche, but gets the …

Machine Learning