Amrish Gaur

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What Data Scientists Really Do, According to 35 Data Scientists

Modern data science emerged in tech, from optimizing Google search rankings and LinkedIn recommendations to influencing the headlines Buzzfeed editors run. But it’s poised to transform all sectors, from retail, telecommunications, and agriculture to health, trucking, and the penal system. Yet the …

Machine Learning

Growers Are Beaming Over The Success Of Lasers To Stave Off Thieving Birds

During every berry-picking season in the Pacific Northwest, blueberry and raspberry growers fight to prevent birds from gobbling up the crop before harvest. This year, some farmers are trying something new to scare away the thieving birds: lasers.<p>Justin Meduri manages a large blueberry farm and …

Birds

How brand new science will manage the fourth industrial revolution

It's about artificial intelligence, data, and things like quantum computing and nanotechnology. Australian National University's 3A Institute is …

Artificial Intelligence

Aqua farms: villagers to be consulted

Updated: August 11, 2018 00:54 IST<p>KAKINADA , August 11, 2018 00:54 IST<p>Updated: August 11, 2018 00:54 IST<p>more-in<p>The district-level committee on aqua …

Andhra Pradesh

Looking to compare all different types of automation? Now you can

Organizations must vet and compare different types of automation based on business needs, but there was no way to do this -- until now. Forrester's …

Human Geography

Advanced Analytics: The Key to Becoming a Data-Driven Enterprise

To succeed today, executives must be hyper-aware—of their organizations, the ever-changing demands of their customers, and the rapid pace of market disruptions and opportunities. Analytics is the only way to capture those insights at the speed of digital business. And that trend will only increase …

Machine Learning

To boost natural farming, Himachal offers desi cows

This was announced by Padmashree Subhash Palekar, who was speaking at a workshop in Shimla, which was also attended by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur …

India

Italy-based firm launches products to improve row crops’ yield

Valagro, an Italy-based company engaged in the production and commercialisation of plant biostimulants and speciality nutrients, launched two new …

Farming

Data-Driven Development - Reports - World Economic Forum

By having granular data that captures the experiences of poor communities, along with the analytical techniques needed to decipher that data, …

Big Data

The Democratization of Data Science

Want to catch tax cheats? The government of Rwanda does — and it’s finding them by studying anomalies in revenue-collection data.<p>Want to understand how American culture is changing? So does a budding sociologist in Indiana. He’s using data science to find patterns in the massive amounts of text …

Data Science

How To Use Kanban To Become Insanely Productive: A Short Guide

Are you searching for the perfect productivity system?<p>First the bad news: It doesn’t exist. You’re going to have to do the work no matter what system you use.<p>Now the good news: Kanban is an easy-to-use and -learn system that can help avoid feeling overwhelmed by those endless To Do lists.<p>Let’s dive …

Project Management

Five Leadership Traits That Will Make You Invaluable During Digital Transformation

Every successful business in today’s market is undergoing some degree of digital transformation. With the advancing pace of technology, no business will remain unchanged. Mobile platforms and increased connectivity are quickly altering long-standing business structures and changing roles and …

An 8-Year Study Reveals the Key to a High-Performing Culture--and 8 Ways to Build It

Build trust and fuel organizational performance by focusing on these 8 components.<p>You can invest in the latest technology, lean out processes, and add as many extra employee incentives as you want. However, if you're going to motivate your workforce and create a high-performing organization, then …

Employee Engagement

The 7 Best Presentation Software Tools For Entrepreneurs

Having great ideas, knowing the facts you want to convey and presenting a pitch deck so successfully that you get funded can be very different things. Regardless of the stage of your company, a lot of your success is riding on a few slides.<p>This is something I was reminded when I covered the pitch …

Entrepreneurship

How To Propel Employee Engagement To Sky-Rocketing Levels

Often leaders are focusing so intensely on growth that we miss that our team’s emotional experience is suffering.<p>And when they’re suffering, they’re in their Critter State versus their Smart State. Why? Most likely because safety, belonging or mattering are missing. But how do you know who needs …

Employee Engagement

Farming in India unprofitable for nearly 2 decades

Farmers’ protests across India, largely prompted by bumper harvests and low prices, may have escalated since 2016, but India’s agriculture sector …

'World's largest vertical farm' to feed Middle East's high-fliers

<b>(CNN) —</b> Water scarcity in the UAE is second only to Kuwait in the Middle East , so when it comes to farming, a smart approach is required. Now high-tech, low-water agriculture is set for a new superlative with the announcement of the world's largest vertical farm in Dubai -- and the produce could …

Aquaponics

Digital Transformation - Reports - World Economic Forum

<i>By networking everyday objects, the Internet of Things turns them into smart devices that – if regulated correctly – can help deliver significant</i> …

Agile vs Scrum vs Kanban Weighing the Differences

Project management has evolved significantly in recent years, and there are plenty of project management tools to help facilitate those changes, too. …

Want to Be a Great Leader? Then You Better be a Reader

Can you read your way to leadership excellence? You can with these titles.<p><i>Adam Witty</i> <i>is an</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO)</i> <i>member in Charleston, South Carolina, and</i> <i>founder and CEO of</i> <i>Advantage | ForbesBooks,</i> <i>the authority marketing specialists in working with business professionals to elevate brands</i> …

IoT-Driven Cold Chain Tracking Provides Quality Control On The Go

For some products, maintaining strict temperature controls during shipping is critical. Certain pharmaceuticals and vaccines require an unbroken chain of refrigerated environments to guarantee safety and effectiveness. Frozen foods need low temperatures to prevent bacterial growth, which can cause …

Internet of Things

UMD students learn about sustainable agriculture

"Some of us have said that you don't feel good, but you feel good about what you did at the end of the day. Like when we were putting plastic down …

UKZN to host Farmers' Day

Durban - A Farmers' Day hosted by UKZN and uMngeni Resilience Project (URP) aims to bring together various experts that will address issues faced by …

Eden East Chef Is Now Running Springdale Farm

<b>Springdale Farm</b> isn’t going away for now, thanks to <b>Eden East</b>’s <b>Sonya Cote</b>. The chef, who operates her restaurant Eden East right on the farm property at 755 Springdale Road, is taking over the farm, according to Austin 360.<p>While Springdale Farm’s last day under founding co-owners Glenn and Paula …

Organic Farming is Important, Here's Why it Matters to Us

And how it makes a difference for you.<p>These past few weeks, i’ve made a point of explaining something everyone already knows: farming is tough (and we love it). So why do Gordon and I choose to make our lives harder by farming organically?<p>Because it’s worth it. We choose not to use chemical …

Produce is less healthy than it was 70 years ago. These farmers are trying to change that

There it sits — in all its green glory — in the produce section of your local grocery store.  <p>Broccoli. One of the most nutritious vegetables on the planet.  <p>But 70 years ago, it contained twice the calcium, on average, and more than five times the amount of vitamin A. The same could be said for a …

Farming

Dubai is getting the world's largest vertical farm — and it will grow produce for the world's largest international airport

When passengers board their flights at Dubai International Airport, most are served in-flight meals that include salads or greens atop sandwiches. These crops usually come from traditional, outdoor farms in the United Arab Emirates.<p>By 2020, flights taking off from the airport will serve greens and …

Aquaponics

Belgian supermarket starts serving homegrown produce from rooftop garden

Shoppers in the Brussels neighbourhood of Ixelles are going green and eating clean as the Boondael Delhaize supermarket sells produce grown on its own roof, without the use of pesticides or preservatives.<p>Called the "Urban Farm", the garden contains rows of vegetables and a greenhouse for the colder …

Herbs for Longevity and Vitality (Herbalism Series #1)

Event Details<p><b>Start:</b> 21 July 2018 9:00 am• <b><br>End:</b> 21 July 2018 12:00 pm• <b><br>Categories:</b> Workshops<p>Description<p><i>“Something’s lost but something’s gained in living</i> …

Despite rain, topsoil moisture conditions worsen in Saskatchewan

Despite some areas of Saskatchewan receiving much needed rain in the past week, overall topsoil moisture conditions continue to be a …