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How to Respond When You’re Put on the Spot in a Meeting

“Katherine, have a go at it?”<p>I love this scene from the 2017 movie, <i>Hidden Figures.</i> Katherine, played by Taraji P. Henson, is put on the spot by her boss, played by Kevin Costner, in a room filled with top brass NASA officials — all male. She is asked to go to the chalkboard and lay out the math to …

Setup

9-5 Is Out. Try The 1-6 Instead.

When are you most productive? In the morning? Afternoon? Late at night?<p>I was raised to covet the early morning hours. I’ve spent my whole life thinking I was more “accomplished” the earlier I woke up. I got this idea directly from my parents by living in a home where everyone was “up and at ‘em” by …

Time Management

This Parenting Mistake Could be Why Anxiety is at an All-Time High | Inc.com

Anxiety has become an epidemic, now eclipsing depression as the most common health disorder, particularly among younger people. While several hypotheses exist which try to point blame for the increasingly common condition, Norwegian researchers have found that the overprotection of children may …

Climbing

We've finally created an AI network that's been decades in the making

A New Network<p>Despite all of the arguably worthwhile hype over artificial intelligence (AI) and artificial neural networks, current systems require …

The First Ever Fund Managed by a Robot Is Here. So Far It's Beating the Market

It can process over 1 million pieces of information a day.<p>As if professional mutual fund managers didn’t have it hard enough.<p>Not only do they have to …

How Facebook’s Master Algorithm Powers the Social Network

The algorithm behind Facebook’s News Feed, a “modular layered cake,” extracts meaning from every post and photo<p>Instagram engineers faced a Herculean task in early 2016. Fearing that people would miss the most important posts, Instagram’s leadership asked the engineers to transform the chronological …

Machine Learning

Deep Learning Machine Teaches Itself Chess in 72 Hours, Plays at International Master Level

It’s been almost 20 years since IBM’s Deep Blue supercomputer beat the reigning world chess champion, Garry Kasparov, for the first time under …

11 Companies That Are Going To Revolutionize 2018

This past year has been marked with disruptive innovations that promise to upend almost every single industry. From the rise of Blockchain and Virtual Reality, to the proliferation of voice-enabled assistants, companies across the board are aiming to make daily life more efficient, entertaining and …

China’s AI Awakening中国 人工智能 的崛起 - MIT Technology Review

On a tropical island that marks the southern tip of China, a computer program called Lengpudashi is playing one-on-one poker against a dozen people …

New Theory Cracks Open the Black Box of Deep Neural Networks

Even as machines known as “deep neural networks” have learned to converse, drive cars, beat video games and Go champions, dream, paint pictures and …

AI Is Taking Over the Cloud - MIT Technology Review

The cloud is getting smarter by the minute. In fact, it will soon know more about the photos you’ve uploaded than you do.<p>Cloud storage company Box …

Opinion: SoftBank’s big plan for a smarter internet is brilliant

Masayoshi Son doesn’t do anything small nor does he do things in a simple way.<p>A few months ago SoftBank Group 9984, +0.50% announced that it would be …

Successful Entrepreneurs Never Compromise on These 5 Fundamentals

Caring for your health and family gives you the stamina and motivation to develop a sound business strategy that delivers real value.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re reading this, more than likely, you have ventured into the world of online business at some …

10 Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technologies that will rule 2018

Share374<p>Tweet<p>Share2K<p>+128<p>Shares 2K<p>Artificial Intelligence is changing the way we think of technology. It is radically changing the various aspects of …

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think | Inc.com

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon is quite simple -- through air traffic control and the inertial guidance system, pilots are constantly …

Self-improvement

Forget Being the Next Google: How to Make Millions Disrupting Established Industries | Inc.com

Glance across the covers of any business magazine today and you will likely find modern day business icons such as Elon Musk or Jeff Bezos, with articles celebrating their heroic feats of disruption. Such images, however, can perpetuate a myth around what an entrepreneur actually is or entails.<p>Many …

Innovation

5 Technological Innovations That Could Change the World

Scientists and technology companies are working to make us smarter, safer, and healthier -- and connect us all like never before.<p>Technology is often …

Sheryl Sandberg Just Gave Some Brilliant Career Advice. Here It Is in 2 Words | Inc.com

I want you to think about the following question, because it can mean the difference between just getting through the day at work, and doing the best work of your life.<p><i>What's the most important thing you can get done today?</i><p>Sheryl Sandberg recently spoke to Inc. to share some lessons learned over …

Sheryl Sandberg

Before You Buy That Stock, Make Sure It Passes These Simple Tests

Updated July 28, 2017<p>When you’re buying individual stocks instead of investing in mutual funds or ETFs, you’re going up against some stiff …

3 Stocks Under $5 That Could Make You Rich

These three dirt-cheap healthcare stocks offer enormous upside potential for risk-tolerant investors.<p>Stocks with share prices under $5 are rarely …

10 AI startups blossoming beyond Silicon Valley

As I was heading from Atlanta to San Francisco to talk about investing in artificial intelligence at MB 2017, it struck me how artificial intelligence may be the buzzword of this year. Every startup seems to need the “AI accessory” in their pitch. Alphabet declares itself an AI company. Investors …

Artificial Intelligence

155 chatbots in this brand new landscape. Where does your bot fit?

Since we started building bots at KeyReply more than two years ago, the industry has seen massive interest and change. This makes it hard for companies and customers to figure out what’s really happening — so we hope to throw some light on this industry by creating a landscape of chatbot-related …

Chatbots

Online portfolio allocation with a very simple algorithm

(This article was first published on <b>R – insightR</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p><b>By Yuri Resende</b><p>Today we will use an online convex optimization …

Blockchain Beyond Bitcoin: How Blockchain Will Transform Business In 3 to 5 Years

Everyone says Blockchain is going to be huge. Here’s what it will actually change, with specific examples in business and government.<p>Share on<p>BY - 14 …

How AI is taking over the global economy in one chart

For decades, corporate America has spurned big-lab research-and-development spending, the type that delivered the dizzying and broad tech and …

Artificial Intelligence

What If (Almost) Every Gene Affects (Almost) Everything?

Three Stanford scientists have proposed a provocative new way of thinking about genetic variants, and how they affect people’s bodies and health.<p>In 1999, a group of scientists scoured the genomes of around 150 pairs of siblings in an attempt to find genes that are involved in autism. They came up …

Forget FANG; Buy BAT: Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent

Do the three biggest players in China’s tech market belong in your portfolio?<p><i>This article was originally published on June 17, 2017, and updated on</i> …

Investing

The All-Retirement Team: Top-Rated Stocks With Solid Dividend Track Records (Part 2)

One of the best ways to generate stable income in any market environment is through dividend growth investing. Thankfully, this strategy is not …

Investing

The Difference Between AI and Machine Learning

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning used to be heard when the topic was Big Data Analytics – and maybe in some sci-fi movies- before; …

Artificial Intelligence

Opinion: Is now the time to buy battered energy stocks?

The energy sector has been in a world of hurt for about three years running.<p>Crude-oil prices US:CLN7 were north of $100 a barrel back in mid-2014, …