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Artificial Intelligence Is Putting Ultrasound on Your Phone

If Jonathan Rothberg has a superpower, it’s cramming million-dollar, mainframe-sized machines onto single semiconductor circuit boards. The …

Putin Is Losing the Long Game on Foreign Policy

Yes, he took Crimea and propped up Assad. But his economy is a mess and he faces the NATO he always feared.<p>The notion that Russian President Vladimir Putin has outsmarted a series of American presidents and dramatically strengthened Russia’s position globally has become the conventional wisdom in …

'It's able to create knowledge itself': Google unveils AI that learns on its own

Google’s artificial intelligence group, DeepMind, has unveiled the latest incarnation of its Go-playing program, AlphaGo – an AI so powerful that it derived thousands of years of human knowledge of the game before inventing better moves of its own, all in the space of three days.<p>Named AlphaGo Zero, …

Artificial Intelligence

Galit Ariel (Augmenting Alice): Make Reality Great Again | TNW Conference 2017

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers | Inc.com

<i>Thank You for Being Late</i> by Thomas L. Friedman; recommended by World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and Martin Ford. Amazon calls it "a field guide to the 21st century."<p><i>Success Through Stillness</i> by Russell Simmons and Chris Morrow and; recommended by Serena Williams. The hip-hop mogul on</i> …

Books

18 mistakes that kill startups

1. Single founder<p>Two heads are usually better than one – as are two sets of arms, two sets of finances, and two sets of idea-driven enthusiasm. …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Twitter confirmed it is laying off 8% of its global workforce.</b> Here's the email CEO Jack Dorsey sent to staff.<p><b>2. We spoke to two of the New York Times execs whose job it is to help double digital revenue to $800 million by 2020.</b> The Times is placing a big focus on native advertising.<p><b>3. Soho</b> …

How Artificial Intelligence Is Finding Gender Bias At Work

Several companies are now using language-and-image-processing tech to spot what we humans can’t–or won’t.<p>California recently enacted a strict gender-equality law, the Fair Pay Act, which puts the burden of proof on a company to show that it has not shortchanged an employee’s salary based on gender. …