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How Algorithmia Built The Largest Marketplace For Algorithms In The World

Algorithmia is a service that enables the creation of applications through the use of community contributed machine learning models. And Algorithmia is looking to advance the development and accessibility of algorithmic intelligence. Plus Algorithmia is also known for building the largest …

Machine Learning

LG’s amazing rollable OLED TV is now 65-inches and 4K to boot | Trusted Reviews

<b>On the eve of CES, LG has announced what’s likely to be one of the most talked about televisions at this year’s show.</b><p>The display specialist has …

Gear & Gadgets

You've been charging your smartphone wrong

Do you know how to keep your smartphone's battery healthy?<p>Probably not. In fact, you may have been hastening the death of your phone's battery with your charging habits.<p>Charging to 100%, or overnight? Fully discharging before plugging in? These common practices can shorten the usable life of your …

Electric Vehicles

The Single Most Important Job Skill You Can Learn (It'll Be Relevant Forever) | Inc.com

<i>What will software engineers do when everybody can program? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Ken Mazaika, CTO and Co-founder of The Firehose Project, on Quora:</b><p><b>What will software</b> …

Machine Learning

TVs are about to get bigger. Way bigger.

Images are about to quadruple in size. Here's how they'll look.<p><i>Muppet Babies</i> probably looked plenty clear on the 20-inch standard-definition TV that sat in the corner of Mom’s living room in the late ’80s. That relatively low-res picture had the equivalent of 25 pixels of image data per inch; blow …

Televisions

Asking After The Future At The World Frontiers Forum

A polymath inventor and entrepreneur debuts a TED-like conference for cross-pollinating ideas.<p>You know you’re at a big ideas conference when Segway inventor Dean Kamen offers a ride to the X-Prize Summit on his private jet to Matthias Sundin, a young member of the Swedish parliament who funded his …

World Economic Forum

Richard Branson Reveals ‘Revolutionary’ Virgin Hyperloop One Plan

Richard Branson is throwing his weight behind “the world’s most revolutionary train service.” The entrepreneur announced on Thursday that his Virgin …

High-speed Rail

The UK gets its first ocean-cleaning 'Seabin'

It's no secret that the world's oceans are full of floating waste. Things like plastic not only pollute the natural ecosystem, but pose a very real threat to its inhabitants. Back in December 2015, we were first introduced to the concept of the Seabin, a floating natural fiber garbage bin that can …

Ben Ainslie

Thinking About a Big Career Change? Ask Yourself These Questions.

Kristi Knaack Riordan, COO of coding educator Flatiron School, shares what it takes to thrive in times of upheaval.<p><i>In this series,</i><i>Open Every Door</i><i>,</i> Entrepreneur <i>staff writer Nina Zipkin shares her conversations with leaders about understanding what you have to offer, navigating the obstacles that</i> …

Leadership

21 Distinctive Qualities of an Outstanding Boss | Inc.com

If I asked you to describe the best boss you have ever worked for, what would you say? Would you mention things like he or she "was a great planner" or "she really knew how to positively affect the bottom line"?<p>Not likely.<p>In my work as a business consultant, I have asked hundreds of people -- …

Employment

Microsoft and Facebook just laid a 160-terabits-per-second cable 4,100 miles across the Atlantic

Enough bandwidth to stream 71 million HD videos at the same time<p>Microsoft, Facebook, and the telecoms infrastructure company Telxius have announced the completion of the highest capacity subsea cable to ever cross the Atlantic Ocean. The cable is capable of transmitting 160 terabits of data per …

Seafloor

6 Ways to Position Yourself as a Thought Leader | Inc.com

I recently received an email that ended with a line that looked something like this: "Since you're such a thought leader in the freelance writing space, I'd love to get your opinion."<p>Wait a minute -- what? A thought leader? It's a buzzword you'll hear a lot today, but it was never a term I had …

Leadership

The Amazing Ways Burberry Is Using Artificial Intelligence And Big Data To Drive Success

British fashion brand Burberry is one of the most recognized luxury clothes labels in the world. Starting in 2006, the company aimed to reinvent itself as an “end to end” digital enterprise. Its strategy was to use Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to boost sales and customer …

Artificial Intelligence

Author Simon Sinek Shares The Exact Definition Of A Leader In This Inspiring TED Talk

In today's excessively tough, overtly-competitive times, what is it that an entrepreneur absolutely must have?<p><b>In the words of ace entrepreneur,</b> …

Bragi’s Dash and Dash Pro wireless earbuds to get Amazon Alexa

Bragi’s completely wireless earbuds, the Dash Pro (and the older Dash), will get access to Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant via a software update coming in October. This is the first time Alexa has been available on a totally wireless set of headphones, and could make The Dash even more appealing – …

Smart Homes

Top 10 Amazing upcoming technologies that will rule 2018 and beyond

Share82<p>Tweet<p>Share772<p>+18<p>Shares 862<p>The world is changing very rapidly with emerging technology almost every day. Smartphones, cloud computing or …

Machine Learning

Infographic: How Consumers Want Companies to Use Customer-Service Chatbots

As chatbots become more and more sophisticated, brands are increasingly relying on them as an easy (and inexpensive) way to provide customer …

Customer Service

Kakao is putting speech recognition tech into cars from Hyundai and Kia

Less than a month after announcing plans to spin out its transportation and mobility business, Korean tech firm Kakao has inked deals to put hands-free systems inside cars from Korea’s second largest automotive firm Hyundai and its Kia affiliate.<p>Kakao is best known for operating Korea’s top …

Machine Perception

With its new feed, Google is preparing for the end of search

Google recently launched a personalized news feed on the company's flagship app, and it will soon rollout to browser versions of <i>google.com</i>.<p>The update …

HoloLens 2.0 will include AI capabilities

There will be a Microsoft HoloLens 2, and it will be smarter than ever.<p>During a speech at the 2017 Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Conference …

AI May Soon Replace Even the Most Elite Consultants

Amazon’s Alexa just got a new job. In addition to her other 15,000 skills like playing music and telling knock-knock jokes, she can now also answer economic questions for clients of the Swiss global financial services company, UBS Group AG.<p>According to the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> (WSJ), a new …

Artificial Intelligence

The Most Crucial Design Job Of The Future

What is a data ethnographer, and why is it poised to become so important?<p>If artificial intelligence has any hope of expanding our understanding of the world, rather than simply reflecting old biases, it needs radical transparency. What does that mean? In part, it’s about giving consumers access to …

Artificial Intelligence

Do You Think App Boom Is Over? You Can't Be More Wrong

Instant apps are ultimately apps only and their upsurge is going to benefit the app industry conclusively<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Apps are like pizza of digital world. It has …

Apps

Silent Echo lets you chat with Alexa over Slack

Want to chat with Alexa via Slack? A new bot called Silent Echo now makes that possible. The idea is that there are times when you want to interact with Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa, but you don’t want to do it by voice. For example, if things are too noisy in the room for Alexa to properly …

Automation

The future of enterprise chatbots

Enterprise chatbot adoption has reached what some would call a fever pitch. But the reality is that the capabilities and possibilities of chatbots are just beginning to be mined, and the space is expected to grow exponentially. Social media messaging platforms — with over three billion users …

Why isn't IBM's Watson supercomputer making money?

IBM’s Watson supercomputer is one of the world’s best-known artificial intelligence systems. But fame, it turns out, doesn’t mean fortune. According …

Artificial Intelligence

Intel lets you stick an AI brain into your USB port

The $80 Movidius Neural Compute Stick is tuned for tinkerers and engineers who want to give neural network technology a whirl.<p>Want to give your PC an IQ boost? Intel's $80 Movidius Neural Compute Stick lets you plug some computing brains into your laptop's USB port.<p>The device, geared for tinkerers …

Machine Learning

Robots Learn to Speak Body Language

This body-tracking software could help robots read your emotions Photo: Carnegie Mellon UniversityIf your friend says she feels relaxed, but you see …

Machine Learning

The dangers of artificial intelligence

Elon Musk, undoubtedly one of the most influential and followed persons on the planet, has called for the proactive regulation of artificial …

Using Artificial Intelligence to Deliver a More Personalized Customer Experience

The explosive growth of structured and unstructured data, along with the availability of new technologies such as cloud computing and machine …

Customer Experience