Bill Ramos

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Infographic: The best words to grab audience attention online

Content might be king, but a well-written headline can be the crown jewel of your online marketing.<p>Whether you are posting industry insights on your …

Marketing

Episode 1: re:Invent 2018 - What's New?

<b>When:</b> August 23 | 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT (2:00 PM - 2:30 PM ET)<p><b>"How to re:Invent" Series</b>Amazon has always been committed to tolerance and inclusion. …

Cloud Computing

Migrating to the Cloud: AWS Data-safe Cloud

Customer Success Stories<p>Learn how many organizations have accelerated their migration to the AWS cloud, and their time to results by working with APN …

Amazon Web Services

Larry Ellison: Oracle’s Self-Driving Database Can ‘Now Handle All Your Workloads’

Oracle Executive Chairman and CTO Larry Ellison explained the advantages of Oracle Autonomous Database by comparing use of this new technology to learning how to drive a self-driving car.<p>“You know what you have to learn? Nothing. It’s the same thing with a self-driving car,” Ellison said. “When you …

Databases

This Successful CEO Knows Exactly Which Employees Stay and Which Need to Go. Here's How He Does It.

In a merger or acquisition, who stays and who goes will determine the success - or failure - of the new company. You need to get it right every time.<p>Business runs on people. One of the hardest parts of being a leader is deciding who stays and who goes. This is particularly true when you take over a …

Leadership

New Wi-Fi attack can hack your password no matter how strong

If you think securing your Wi-Fi network with a strong password is enough to keep hackers away, well, think again. A researcher has detailed a new …

Wi-Fi

How to configure ASPNET Core with Docker using VSTS to build, run tests and deploy to Azure with Unit Tests and Environment Variables

I'm trying to do something incredibly trivial I thought but apparently this needs to be hard. And yes there are bits and pieces throughout stack …

A machine learning system trained on scholarly journals could correct Wikipedia's gendered under-representation problem

Quicksilver is a machine-learning tool from AI startup Primer: it used 30,000 Wikipedia entries to create a model that allowed it to identify the …

Machine Learning

How to Enable Dark Mode in Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office includes black and dark gray themes. Windows 10’s system-wide dark mode won’t affect Office apps, but you can choose a dark theme …

Microsoft Office

4 tips to become a respected leader in your field

You want to get your organization’s name out there.<p>You want to be quoted in top-tier news outlets. You want to advance your career. You want to be a …

Public Relations

Google is embracing evil

Google won’t comment on the scoop by The Intercept’s Ryan Gallagher, which pretty well confirms the story: The company is rushing back into China …

Profit

Amazon will reportedly distance itself from Oracle tech by 2020

War of words heats up between two IT giants.

Cloud Computing

How to Stop Saying “Um,” “Ah,” and “You Know”

Um.<p>Ah.<p>So.<p>You Know.<p>Like.<p>Right?<p>Well.<p>When we find ourselves rattled while speaking — whether we’re nervous, distracted, or at a loss for what comes next — it’s easy to lean on filler words. These may give us a moment to collect our thoughts before we press on, and in some cases, they may be useful …

Body Language

​Container adoption speeds up to the detriment of VMs

As containers grow more popular, virtual machine deployments are declining.<p><i>Video: How Docker brought containers mainstream</i><p>Ever since Docker arrived …

Virtualization

7 Habits You'll Notice the Happiest People Practicing (but Most of Us Rarely Do)

How many of us can say we live this way?<p>So much has been written about the burgeoning happiness movement. While combing through my own research and notes on what happy and successful people do, it struck me how intentional they are about <i>choosing</i> the right mindset to become happier and more …

Happiness

Amazon AI expert says government should regulate facial recognition

One of Amazon's leading artificial intelligence experts has suggested that government intervention is needed as a watchdog to monitor the development of facial recognition for the police.<p>The call comes after Amazon's own facial recognition technology, known as "Rekognition", was slammed by an …

Artificial Intelligence

Accurately Vet A Good Salesperson With a 10-minute Phone Interview?

You bet.<p>In my last post, I shared a simple way to distinguish a potentially good sales hire from a bad one via a single email exchange--at the start of the application process. My next step in vetting a good salesperson is still about testing curiosity and commitment. The idea is this: selling is …

Employment

Google's Grand Plan To Make AI Accessible To Developers And Businesses

Artificial intelligence took center stage at Google’s annual user conference, Cloud Next 2018. The company made several announcements that make machine learning and artificial intelligence accessible to both developers and businesses.<p>One of the first announcements came in the form of Cloud AutoML, …

Machine Learning

Think Twice About a Company When You Keep Hearing These 4 AI Buzzwords

For every AI company doing groundbreaking work there are a dozen new "know-it-alls."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For every business that's using AI to do something groundbreaking, there are more that, well, aren't. Adobe’s 2018 "Digital Trends" report found that …

Machine Learning

Scheduling Updates: 6 Tools That Keep Your Accounts Active While You Are Not

Over the holidays, many social media accounts keep silent or at least only are active very sporadically. That is not necessary if you use tools for …

Google Is Embedding A.I. Into Every Keystroke in G Suite

Work might get a little less stressful.<p>Ahead of its Cloud Next conference kicking off Tuesday, Google has revealed some major artificial intelligence …

Artificial Intelligence

4 approaches to using video to liven up your storytelling

<i>“The most powerful words in English are ‘Tell me a story,’ words that are intimately related to the complexity of history, the origins of language,</i> …

Marketing

7 Ways To Break Literally Any Habit, According To Experts

Healthy habits play a important role in keeping your happiness afloat, and boosting productivity. From developing a morning and evening routine, to …

Self-help

My deep dive into one of the largest dark web hacking forums | Dylan Curran

It’s fascinating to see how this community works together to take down 'western' systems and divulge chaos and profit from it<p>The darknet (or dark web) is one of the most fascinating vestiges of humanity we’ve ever seen. It’s an aggregated swamp of all the darkest aspects of internet activity – …

Social Issues

Google Cloud taps new Intel memory module for SAP HANA workloads

Google and SAP are building on their year-long partnership with support for Intel's upcoming Optane DC persistent memory.<p>Google on Monday announced …

SAP SE

Top 20 Python AI and Machine Learning Open Source Projects

Getting into Machine Learning and AI is not an easy task. Many aspiring professionals and enthusiasts find it hard to establish a proper path into …

Machine Learning

6 ways artificial intelligence is transforming writing

Will robots eventually put writers out of a job?<p>Are we going to see computers writing the next Great American Novel?<p>Probably not. At least not any …

Artificial Intelligence

Hey Google. Why Were You This Mean For the Last 8 Years?

As the company gets a massive fine, a question worth asking is: Has Google always been, well, a little evil?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>It was the company built on saintliness.<p>It insisted it would do no evil, but instead …

Google Search

THE THREE BREAKTHROUGHS THAT HAVE FINALLY UNLEASHED AI ON THE WORLD

A FEW MONTHS ago I made the trek to the sylvan campus of the IBM research labs in Yorktown Heights, New York, to catch an early glimpse of the …

Artificial Intelligence