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Mars versus the Moon (Issue #19)

by: Nicole Willett<p>Becoming a space faring civilization is the goal of millions of Earthlings. If one pays attention to the universe around him, it is …

Space Science

7 TED Talks That Will Inspire You to Succeed

Success comes to those who look for it, not to those who wait for it.<p>Everyone wants to succeed, but not everyone knows how to succeed.<p>There are many things that will help us go the distance, but few are as empowering and inspiring as a TED Talk.<p>Listening to a TED Talk is a great way to gain …

4 Trends in Social Media That Are Changing the Game

It's up to brands to commit to creating engaging content and using social media the right way to connect with their audiences.<p>Savvy brands have been using social media to engage with their audiences for a long time, and with continuous changes, updates, and additions making these platforms better …

Educate Inspire Change

Stem cell research is ongoing and can be used in many ways other than paralysis; from Parkinson’s and diabetes to cancer

Researchers uncover algorithm which may solve human intelligence

If we have the algorithm, we also have the key to true artificial intelligence.<p>The key element which separates today's artificial intelligence (AI) …

3 Personality Traits That Reveal Whether You're a Leader or a Tyrant

Know the difference.<p>Being an effective leader is not inherent in every person. Sure, some people are born with "leadership tendencies," but leadership is a skill as much as anything else--and to be an effective leader, you need to put in the time and practice to effectively inspire and guide those …

The Danger Zone

A motocross rider drills a three-foot pole extension into his helmet, affixes a GoPro camera to it, then wrenches his neck when the jury-rigged device whacks a tree. An Australian BASE jumper leaps from a ledge in Moab, Utah, does a flip, and releases his parachute bridle, and the line wraps around …

Things you can do as a manager to avoid conflicts at work

Workplace conflicts can slow down your progress. Whether you are a team member or the leader of the herd i.e. the manager, you need to find out some …

Why video games are high art - CNN Style

Written by Chris Melissinos, CNN<p>Chris Melissinos is a gaming expert and author of "The Art of Video Games: From Pac-Man to Mass Effect". The opinions expressed in this article belong to the author.<p>As I ascended the back of the beast, my grip slick with fear, I desperately clung to anything that …

7 Invaluable Leadership Tips That Boost Accountability in the Workplace

If you want to improve your employees' performance, consider these wise tips.<p>Accountability is one of those buzzwords that was quickly recognized in management and leadership circles as an important concept. The unfortunate outcome of a buzzword is it minimizes the importance of the buzz-worthy …

Is Marvel's Netfilx Better Than CW's Arrowverse? | Comics Amino

When watching anything relating to a franchise we automatically compare one franchise to the other competitor. We do this primarily on television …

Google's New AI-Powered Personal Assistant Is a Glimpse of Our Future

ONE FOR ALL<p>Applications that use some sort of AI are a dime a dozen. Artificial intelligence is now running robots, speech-to-text programs, cars, …

How Mark Zuckerberg became the new face of VR

Palmer Luckey was nowhere to be found.<p>This past week, the embattled co-founder of Oculus VR didn't attend his own annual developer conference. While Luckey languished in disgrace, a <i>different</i> well-known tech genius took the stage, gave the big demos and helped us imagined the future: his boss, …

HitFix

‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’ Is Lighthearted But Clever Escapism<p>Mike Ryan reviews the latest MCU offering, a good movie for those looking for a mental …

Ten Ways Lousy Managers Cause Employees To Quit

It’s a pain in the neck to job-hunt, and most working people wouldn’t take the time and spend the energy on a stealth job search if their current job was worth keeping.<p>One of the biggest problems in corporate and institutional workplaces is that poorly-equipped managers send their best talent away. …

Ten Signs Your Company Needs You -- And Ten Signs They Don't

We are coming to the point in history where regular, full-time employment is going away and being replaced by project-based work. We can see this evolution all around us. No one’s job is secure.<p>Your company could be having meetings in Hong Kong or Philadelphia right now that will put you out of …

8 Consistent Behaviors of Highly Authentic Leaders

Authentic leaders that truly walk the walk engage in these 8 behaviors every day. With intention, you too can step into your greatest authenticity.<p>In an era where virtually everyone is calling themselves a leader or entrepreneur, how can we distinguish the truly great ones from everyone else? And …

Managing People Doesn't Have to Suck

Being a manager sucks. You have so many projects, looming deadlines, difficult personalities—and it’s your responsibility to oversee every person at your company or on your team. You don’t get to dream up big ideas and deliver them on your own. You manage people now. That’s what you do.<p>If this …

Google Cardboard's Camera app just got a lot better for iPhone users

Attention, aspiring VR photographers: Google's virtual reality photo app is finally available on the iPhone. Previously, the app was an Android …

New Technology From MIT Can Read Through Closed Books

Researchers at MIT have developed a way to read a book without ever cracking it open. As Gizmodo reports, their new camera uses terahertz radiation …

MSI VR One pre-empts Intel’s Project Alloy with PC backpack

Wearable computing might normally mean a smartwatch, but MSI is pretty keen to put a full gaming PC right on your back, and if you’re into VR it …

Facebook isn’t just fighting ad blockers, it’s fighting the underlying causes of blocking

Independent publishers are terrified of platform dependency these days, and for good reason: According to Parse.ly, Facebook is the No. 1 source of traffic to their sites.<p>Facebook and Google together account for 65 percent of digital ad revenue, according to Pew’s State of the News Media 2016 …

AI is for real and intelligent apps is its vehicle according to Madrona Group’s Matt McIlwain

Jasper Kuria Contributor<p>Jasper Kuria is the founder and editor of Capital & Growth.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Pioneer Square Labs’ Greg Gottesman on the studio model for high growth startups<br>• Gil Penchina on angel investing, market timing, and his ambivalence to venture capital<p><b>Q: You’ve been</b> …

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A cautionary tale about humans creating biased AI models

Matt Bencke Contributor<p>Matt Bencke is CEO of Spare5. Previously, he worked at Getty Images, Microsoft and Boeing.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Setting the AI record straight (for now)<br>• The On-Demand, Sharing And Gig Economies Never Existed, So Stop Pretending They Did<p>Most artificial intelligence …

37 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

5 startups that caught our eye at Tech in Asia Tokyo 2016

September 6 & 7 saw a total of 114 unique exhibiting startups at Tech in Asia Tokyo’s Bootstrap Alley, all eager to pitch their product to over 1,600 …

Artists Are Taking to Virtual Reality with Incredible Results

Virtual reality has been described as a ‘new medium’—that is, a canvas for creation which is unique among other forms (books, radio, paint, music, …

Virtual Reality

Transhuman Evolution - Tesla And SpaceX Founder Elon Musk Now Wants To Hack Your Brain

Are you sick of controlling things with your hands or your voice? Don’t give up hope! There’s one quite visionary Messiah to save us all, and his …