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Microsoft beats Google, Intel, Tencent, and Qualcomm in image recognition competition

Microsoft Research has taken first place in several categories at the sixth annual ImageNet image recognition competition. Technology from Microsoft was able to outperform systems from Google, Intel, Qualcomm, and Tencent, as well as entries from startups and academic labs, according to the results.<p>…

7 Things You Don't Know About Mother's Day's Dark History

The holiday started as an antiwar statement. But battles over who owned Mother's Day kept coming.<p>Mother's Day seems harmless enough. Treat mom to brunch. Buy flowers. Good times.<p>But the story of the modern holiday—which is celebrated this Sunday in the United States and many other nations—is rife …

Are Sibling Battles Hurting Your Kids’ Mental Health?

“He hit me!” “Who said you could wear that?” “Make her leave me alone!” Such is the soundtrack of most parents’ lives, and to a certain degree, we …

Mental Health

These Startups Are Trying to Save the Music Business by Disrupting it

At a recent event hosted by Inc., a group of entrepreneurs pitched investors on new business models aimed at turning the music industry around.<p>With the backing of music industry executives whose clients include bands like Kings of Leon, it's not hard to imagine the eight music startup founders …

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

New Parents Spend Less Time Looking After Kids Than They Think

According to a new study, couples who have recently become parents believe they spend more hours in childcare than they actually do. And couples who …

Wearable Computing's Next Kings: Watches In 2016; Glasses In 2020

If you want to own what’s hot in wearable computing, trade in your fitness bracelet now for a smart watch — but be prepared to switch to virtual-reality glasses by 2020. That’s the conclusion of Bob O’Donnell, head of TECHnalysis Research in Foster City, Calif.<p>In a new research report, O’Donnell …

How Print Marketing Can Help Your Personal Career

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you’re launching or revamping your career, one of the characteristics that will make you stand out from other candidates right away is a well-established personal brand.<p>Unfortunately, there’s a lot more involved than just making sure …