Willem Schellekens

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Futurism

Thanks to this method, children with scoliosis no longer need to undergo invasive, frequent surgeries.

The Future Of Work: Companies Use Marketing Tools To Create A Compelling Employee Experience

With job candidates and employees now empowered to provide instant feedback on their employers, we are seeing the “yelpification” of the workplace. Now, at any time, employees can rate a company’s culture and management just as they rate a hotel, restaurant, or movie. In much the same way that …

Startups are driving the cost of genetic testing so low that anyone can afford it

For some of us, our DNA is a time bomb. Small inherited genetic mutations heighten our risk for diseases from cystic fibrosis to breast cancer that explode in our adult years, usually without warning. That’s because only a fraction of those at risk will ever have their DNA tested. Most genetic …

Breast Cancer

AI Partnership Launched by Amazon, Facebook, Google, IBM, and Microsoft

Five tech giants announced on Wednesday that they are launching a nonprofit to “advance public understanding” of artificial intelligence and to …

Futurism

Futurism

The drug known to calm the nerves may actually be fixing them as well.

Futurism

Turns out Watson's a pretty good movie trailer editor.

The Simulation Hypothesis: Is Reality All Just A Computer Simulation?

Red Pill or Blue?<p>All the world’s a stage. Or is it a simulation?<p>The idea that what we consider reality is actually a simulation was first proposed by …

How to Interview your Customers

<b>[Updated]</b> April 6, 2016 Interviewing Customers is a Special Kind of Torture• Talk to a stranger. Fun.<br>• That stranger is immensely busy…and hates being …

Parallel Universes: The Science Explained

Is there another one of you out there in a separate, parallel universe? This video explains the science (and misconceptions) of parallel universes.

Webinar: A New Accelerator Model

article<p>Learn about the new RocketSpace Industry Accelerator program! Learn how it is different, how it can help your business, and how we attract the …

Startups

Why real A.I. isn’t needed for chatbots

“The question of whether a computer can think is no more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim.” – Edsger W. Dijkstra, computer scientist.<p>Many articles about chatbots focus on their use of A.I. and argue that recent advances in artificial intelligence are making bots viable …

Chatbots

Circuit Breaker

Apple just released a free app that teaches kids how to code.

Should your startup join an incubator or accelerator?

This article will take you 6 minute(s) to read<p><b>You probably have heard of incubators and accelerators before. In fact, they have turned into somewhat</b> …

Startups

5 ways artificial intelligence will change enterprise IT

It’s been a busy summer in the artificial intelligence (A.I.) space, but the most interesting A.I. opportunities may not come from the biggest names.<p>You may have heard about Tesla’s self-driving cars that made headlines twice, for vastly different reasons — a fatal crash in Florida in which the …

Artificial Intelligence

Futurism

You can change responsive murals with the touch of a hand.

AI Lawyer "Ross" Has Been Hired By Its First Official Law Firm

by Cecille De Jesus May 11, 2016 Artificial Intelligence 245004<p>Law firm Baker & Hostetler has announced that they are employing IBM’s AI Ross to …

Artificial Intelligence

A Brief Explanation of the Kardashev Scale: How Far Can Humanity Really Advance?

by Jolene Creighton September 1, 2016 Hard Science 142612<p>Let’s be honest, we have our fair share of problems on planet Earth: war, floods, disease, …

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Crew Neck

Futurism

These earplugs will virtually block ALL sounds.

Innovation Needs To Shift From Disrupting Markets To Tackling Grand Challenges

When Steve Jobs was trying to lure John Sculley to be Apple’s CEO in the early 1980’s, he asked him, “Do you want to sell sugar water for the rest of your life, or do you want to come with me and change the world?” Sculley would achieve little at Apple, but Jobs would later make it the most …

Innovation

Worlds Collide: Artificial Intelligence Meets Web Design

The internet has evolved a great deal since it was first launched back in the 80s. Back then, there was no such thing as a high-speed internet connection, hence the need for simplistic, text-based website with no variations in font, typography, layout or visual content. A website back then …

The difference between design and product management

Yesterday I was asked how a designer differs from a product manager. I found the answer surprisingly hard to give. Everyone designs, but not everyone …

Product Management

Futurism

Do you think this industrial tattooing robot will replace humans?

Why Silicon Valley and mobile operators are putting their eggs in the bot basket

“Hey Siri! Why did Apple make you?”<p>Even if you haven’t tried it, everyone knows about Siri, Apple’s speech interpretation and recognition personal assistant. The bot is available at the touch of a button or voice activation to answer questions about tomorrow’s weather or recommend a nearby coffee …

Chatbots

TED

"I don't have to prove anything anymore. I'm not stuck in the idea of who I was, who I want to be, or what other people expect me to be."

Futurism

It should come as no great surprise that planet Earth has a problem—a rather major one

Futurism

This urn will turn you into a tree when you die.