Art Awan

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How You Can Counter the Inside View and Make Better Decisions

In his book <i>Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition</i>, Michael Mauboussin discusses how we can “fall victim to simplified mental routines …

These Are What the Google Artificial Intelligence’s Dreams Look Like

Spoiler alert: they're as weird as electric sheep<p>Google's servers drive the much of the world's data, and apparently, they dream as well, according to a Google blog post by two Google software engineers and an intern.<p>Google’s artificial neural networks (ANNs) are stacked layers of artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Modular Robot Getting Closer to Reality

For years, researchers at Carnegie Mellon University experimented with a snake-like robot that could crawl through pipes and climb up …

Watch this tiny robot assemble itself, carry things around, and dissolve into nothing

Robots seem to get crazier and crazier with each passing week, but even among all the self-stabilizing robo-dogs and humanoid firefighters, this tiny …

3 Tips to Ignite the Creative Spark

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Dave Isay, founder of StoryCorps and winner of the 2015 TED Prize, recently announced the release of an app that enables people anywhere, anytime to record conversations as a way to share and archive conversations globally.<p>And that really …

Cognitive bias modification to prevent depression (COPE): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Methods<p>Trial design<p>The COgnitive bias modification to Prevent dEpression (COPE) study is a randomised, double-blind, parallel, controlled trial of …

Clinical Trials

Pinterest

New method for cooking rice reduces calories by 60 percent!

Rice is a staple household food item for nearly half of the 7 billion people across the globe. (1) In the United States, rice is often shied away …

Nutrition

This New Method of Farming Could Change Where Our Food Comes From

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Urban Agriculture

Carbon3D's revolutionary new 3D printer is 25 to 100 times faster

Silicon Valley startup Carbon3D just unveiled a new 3d printer that can produce objects 25 to 100 times faster than other printers—in other words, …

2015: Gary Vaynerchuk Keynote - Online Marketing Rockstars

The Looming Threat of Artificial Unintelligence

Stop fantasizing about super-smart A.I., and start worrying about dumb algorithms<p>Brace yourself. In these crucial weeks before the May release of <i>The Avengers: Age of Ultron</i>, editors and writers are going to unleash an onslaught of think pieces about the real-life threat of artificial intelligence …

University of Washington

This Real-Life "Mr. Fusion" Can Turn Leftovers Into Energy

Well, it's 2015, and right on cue, humanity has apparently invented its very own Mr. Fusion. The s0-called "Biobattery", designed by German …

EZ-Robot Inc.

Used by STEM educators, hobbyists and laboratories in over 80 countries! Program movements, vision object tracking and interactions with free …

How machine learning will fuel huge innovation over the next 5 years

Machine learning is coming into a golden age, and with it we’re seeing an awakening of possibilities formerly reserved for science fiction.<p>Machine learning (ML) is a computer’s way of learning from examples, and it’s one of the most useful tools we have for the construction of artificial …

Machine Learning

Mobile Retargeting

Push Notifications & Mobile Display Ads.<p>Complementarity.<p>Thanks to Accengage, you will be able to increase your mobile performance by retargeting app …

AdWords

Study: Paid social emerges as mobile retargeting hack

Retargeting via mobile devices is an industry-wide challenge, but a new study shows digital media buyers are experimenting with paid social exchanges …

Robear robot to take care of Japan’s elderly population

Japan is known for its love of robots. Japanese inventors have been following a trend of creating a robot for every occasion. One of the newest …

This Small Robot Boat Can Patrol Megayachts

Like henchmen on jetskis only without the henchmen<p>From a distance, the Hydra looks like a jet ski that’s lost its rider. The result of a partnership between Al Seer Marine and 5G International, the Hydra is an unmanned surface vessel (USV) or, in common parlance, a sea drone. The vehicle debuted at …

3 Secrets Behind the '80/20 Rule' of Giving -- and Getting More In Return

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to make more money? Give more away.<p>I’ll go even further: In the same way 20 percent of customers produce 80 percent of sales, a charitable donation correlates to four times more in additional income. The statistics back it up. It’s …

The 80/20 Rule Is True for What's Holding You Back, Too

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>By now most of you are probably familiar with the Pareto Principle, more commonly referred to as the 80/20 Rule. Richard Koch’s approach to this principle, captured in a series of books, promises to teach you how to build businesses, …

Google chief economist: Don't fear the robots

Speaking at a Churchill Club forum in San Francisco last night alongside Paul Thomas (Chief Economist, Intel) and Jaana Remes (Partner, McKinsey Global Institute), he mentioned on multiple occasions that he views productivity as the true driving force of the global economy going forward.<p>But we're …

Established carmakers, not tech firms, will win the race to build the vehicles of the future

Apple's plans are unclear and unconfirmed. By some accounts it has put a few hundred people to work developing cars to match Tesla, another Silicon Valley firm that makes fast and luxurious battery-powered saloons. Others reckon that it is working on a self-driving car.<p>Plenty of other tech firms …

The Secret to Making Money Online is…

Thousands of internet marketers, entrepreneurs, content creators and brands will ascend upon Las Vegas this weekend for Affiliate Summit West 2017. …

Entrepreneurship

Why You Should Market Like You (Want to) Cook

Great marketing should be mouthwatering, scrumptious, and satisfying. Don’t you want customers pining for your next email, devouring every bit of …

Marketing

Chasing the Long Tail: How Long Should Your Keywords Be?

<i>May 9, 2013</i><p>A great long tail keyword is one of the prized possessions in PPC. If you’ve found an awesome keyword that no one else is using, you can …

AdWords

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