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Google’s New AMP Stories Bring Snapchat-Like Content to Mobile Web

The format doesn’t support advertising yet, which could slow its adoption among publishers<p>By<p>Benjamin Mullin<p>Benjamin Mullin<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@benmullin<p>benjamin.mullin@wsj.com<p>Alphabet Inc.’s GOOGL -0.13% Google unveiled new technology that lets publishers create visual-oriented stories …

Digital Advertising

How to Hack an Intelligent Machine

This week Microsoft and Alibaba stoked new fears that robots will soon take our jobs. The two companies independently revealed that their artificial …

'It Had Never Been Done on Television Before': The Oral History of Breaking Bad

Creator Vince Gilligan, stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, and others reflect on how an offbeat show about a drug-dealing schoolteacher revolutionized television forever.<p>Television changed the night of January 20, 2008: <i>Breaking Bad</i>, a bold and singular drama about a downtrodden, dying high school …

TV

Google’s self-training AI turns coders into machine-learning masters - MIT Technology Review

Google just made it a lot easier to build your very own custom AI system.<p>A new service, called Cloud AutoML, uses several machine-learning tricks to …

Machine Learning

The FCC just repealed net neutrality. What happens next?

The FCC voted this morning to nullify 2015’s Open Internet Order and its strong net neutrality rules, substituting a flimsy replacement with a deeply (and deliberately) incorrect technical justification.<p>The battle is lost. What of the war? Here’s what happens next, and what you can do to …

Why are America's farmers killing themselves in record numbers?

It is dark in the workshop, but what light there is streams in patches through the windows. Cobwebs coat the wrenches, the cans of spray paint and the rungs of an old wooden chair where Matt Peters used to sit. A stereo plays country music, left on by the renter who now uses the shop.<p>“It smells so …

Mental Health

Clif Bar’s Former CEO Opens Up About the Emotional Toll of Entrepreneurship

These days, it’s becoming almost trendy for entrepreneurs to openly discuss their depression and other emotional afflictions. They’re getting hip to …

Why artificial intelligence will finally unlock IoT

According to Gartner, there will be more than 20 billion connected devices worldwide by 2020. Today’s enterprises are already benefitting greatly from a strong, connected workforce, but as Internet of Things (IoT) enabled devices move forward, saturating the market, is it possible for them to …

This is the Biggest Mistake a Young Entrepreneur Can Make Bizztor

A common question I get all the time: what is the biggest mistake young entrepreneurs are making?<p>They’re building businesses that only work during …

Entrepreneurship

Tim Cook Just Nailed the Problem with Virtual Reality

Why augmented reality like Google Glass, not Oculus, is the future.<p>In the past, Apple C.E.O. <b>Tim Cook</b> has been reticent when it comes to his company’s plans to develop virtual and augmented reality technology. It is “really cool and has some interesting applications,” he said in January during a …

Augmented Reality

5 Tips On How To Take Your Idea From Seed to Scale

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Many entrepreneurs don’t know how to take an idea from inception to fruition. That’s the reason why more than 90 per cent of all businesses fails. Even if …

Save Your Money, Skip The MBA, And Go To Startup Grad School Instead

The cofounders of Away met at Warby Parker and show how they used early career experiences at startups to launch their own brand.<p>If you have dreams of one day launching your own startup, the idea of getting an MBA may have crossed your mind. After all, business schools are great at explaining how …

Running your own business includes planning for transition

There are as many types of businesses as there are people who own them. And there are some strange ones (not the people, but the businesses).<p>I think about Rent a Mourner that allows customers to hire professional mourners to attend funerals and wakes when a low turnout is expected. Or My Friend …

The Internet of Things is the Great Equalizer for Startups

When new technology hits the market, early adopters often find themselves carrying the burden of high development costs. But over time, industries …

7 key insights I learned from earning over $150,000 in one month

Those words describe exactly how I feel when I see the number above.<p>Never in my wildest dreams did I ever think I could build multiple businesses that would allow me to generate that much money in a single month.<p><i>Never.</i><p>Heck, when I graduated college, I'm not sure if I ever truly believed I could …

The Incredibly Short Mantra Entrepreneurs Should Say Every Morning

Sometimes the most simple techniques are the most powerful and profound.<p>Even though this column is about a "mantra," there's nothing mystical about it. I'm talking science here, specifically neuroscience.<p>Words have power over your brain. Research proves the words you use to characterize events and …

Happiness

10 books you should read if you want to start your own business

Highly sought-out consultant Perry Marshall is the author of seven business books dedicated to helping entrepreneurs and small businesses owners like yourself with online advertising and getting more sales.<p>Here, Marshall shares his go-to books to help you get started on your entrepreneurial journey.

10 Success lessons from Jeff Bezos – “Amazon Founder and CEO” for entrepreneurs

Share22<p>Tweet<p>Share54<p>+12<p>Shares 78<p>Success, whether of a small business or a giant enterprise, has something to do with the kind of leadership it has. …

Business Strategy

7 Must-Read Classic Business Books | Inc.com

Summer vacation. For most founders of early-stage and fast-growth companies those two words together are about as foreign as snow in August. Still, summer does tend to slow down the pace somewhat.<p>So whether you are one of the lucky ones who's managed to negotiate a few days on the beach or you …

Entrepreneurship

This Silicon Valley Billionaire Wants to Give Us All Robot Bodies

My surreal meeting with robotics pioneer Scott Hassan.<p>"Here" is a funny word. So says Scott Hassan, the media-shy Silicon Valley billionaire who once set out to build the first fully autonomous humanoid robot, and ended up hawking what looks like a flatscreen atop two long legs with wheels. If …

How Harry's Became the Warby Parker of Shaving | Inc.com

Dissatisfied, they finally tried to track down the Croma, an elusive European blade they had read about on shaving blogs. "We started Googling around and discovered it was produced by this factory in Germany called Feintechnik," says Raider. It was one of the few places in the world that had …

Startups

Making the Toughest Decision of Your Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’ve ever woken up one day and realized that you’ve been on the wrong path and there’s no way to turn back the hands of time, then you’ve experienced one of life’s worst feelings: regret mixed with hopelessness, since there’s simply …

Machine Learning: The Top Five Languages Paving The Future

<b>The Top Five Languages Paving The Future Of Machine Learning by Mauricio Prinzlau</b><p>The future of machine learning seems to be very bright, with leaping …

Magic Leap has written our future in its patent filings

Would you like jungle noises with that coffee?<p>Augmented reality company Magic Leap's public statements tend toward vagueness — its last major statement simultaneously promised to transform the world as we know it and hinted that we shouldn't have high hopes for an actual product. But the company's …

Augmented Reality

The Introvert’s Guide To Painless Personal Branding

If you prefer to keep to yourself, the idea of marketing yourself can feel really uncomfortable. But it’s still possible. Here’s how.<p>Hi, my name is Claire, and I’m an introvert. Despite being passionate about marketing and loving the challenge of telling other people’s stories, I struggle with the …

Ubisoft Exec Calls PSVR Price 'Ridiculous'

We in the gaming/tech world are pretty exited about VR, as you may have been able to tell from three or so years of fawning previews and think pieces. But not everyone shares that view: VR is far from holodeck perfect, and even people that preordered the Oculus Rift are starting to get awfully …

Virtual Reality

Thirteen Companies That Use Deep Learning To Produce Actionable Results

Our means for gathering data have largely outstripped our tools for analyzing that data. The result is a mountain of unstructured and largely inaccessible information gathered from social media, app permissions, website cookies and hardware and software service agreements. There’s gold in that …

Machine Learning

'Machine learning' is a revolution as big as the internet or personal computers

It used to be the case that you had to program a computer so that it knew how to do things. Now computers can learn from experience.<p>The breakthrough is called "machine learning." It's unimaginably important for understanding where technology is going, and where society is going with it.<p>Netflix's …

10 Startups That Could Beat a Possible Bubble Burst

While there are fewer unicorns -- private companies valued at more than $1 billion -- ROKO Labs thinks it's come up with a way to identify the next mythical creatures of entrepreneurship.<p>The number of new unicorns born in the fourth quarter last year declined sharply from the third quarter, from 23 …