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A.I. Downs Expert Human Fighter Pilot In Dogfight Simulation

Superhuman reflexes<p>In the military world, fighter pilots have long been described as the best of the best. As Tom Wolfe famously wrote, only those with the "right stuff" can handle the job. Now, it seems, the right stuff may no longer be the sole purview of human pilots.<p>A pilot A.I. developed by a …

Artificial Intelligence

HBS] Michael Porter on Competitive Strategy [Part 1]

Michael Porter on Competitive Strategy

ECON 125 | Lecture 24: Michael Porter - Strategy

What is strategy? Michael Porter explains common misunderstandings.

What is strategy Michael E Porter

What is strategy in hindi

What is Business Strategy? A simple business strategy definition!

What is Strategy? The Three Levels of Business Strategy

What is strategy Michael Porter

Google employees reportedly quit over military drone AI project

Around a dozen Google employees have quit over the company's involvement in an artificial intelligence drone program for the Pentagon called Project Maven, <i>Gizmodo</i> reported today. Meanwhile, nearly 4,000 workers have now demanded an end to the company's participation in Maven in a petition that also …

Artificial Intelligence

Top Six Digital Transformation Trends In Agriculture

In recent years, technology in agriculture, also known as AgTech has rapidly changed the industry. In 2015, the industry’s investment in technology reached a whopping $4.6 billion—and that was three years ago! However, our population is continuing to grow, which has the potential to affect resource …


Llegan nuevas herramientas para los grupos de WhatsApp

WhatsApp no solo quiere ser la plataforma más popular de mensajería íntima entre dos individuos, sino que además quiere destacarse en la comunicación …

Scientists believe alien life may exist in other universes after discovering a mysterious 'force'

Alien life could exist in other universes, according to a group of scientists studying a mysterious force known as dark energy.<p>Previous theories suggested our universe has the perfect amount of dark energy, which acts against gravity and is making the cosmos expand at an accelerated rate.<p>It was …

Dark Matter

Airline pilot 'sucked halfway out' when cockpit windshield broke

Sichuan Airlines co-pilot was pulled back inside by crew after right windshield blew out at 32,000 feet<p>The co-pilot of a Sichuan Airlines flight that was forced to make an emergency landing on Monday was “sucked halfway out” of the plane when a cockpit windshield blew out, local media reported …


Inside the digital transformation of Flight Centre’s corporate business

Digital transformation will inevitably unearth “blockers” — people who refuse to accept and endorse the change despite evidence to the contrary. …


Los taxis voladores de Uber reciben la ayuda del gobierno de EE.UU.

Elevate, el proyecto de viajes en aviones ligeros de Uber, se ha asociado con grupos gubernamentales y de la industria privada para desarrollar su …

A 40-Year Debate Over Corporate Strategy Gets Revived by Elon Musk and Warren Buffett

When Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that “moats are lame” during the company’s earnings call last week, he was calling out Warren Buffett, the chair of Berkshire Hathaway, who uses “moat” to describe barriers to imitation that stave off competition. “If your only defense against invading armies is a …


NASA To Test First Helicopter On Another World; Will Travel On JPL's Mars 2020 Rover

When Leonardo da Vinci first dreamed up the helicopter, he likely never imagined that a fully-realized version of his early concept would one day be knocking around Mars. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) just confirmed that it’s sending a fully-autonomous miniature test helicopter attached to …

Space Science

NASA is sending a helicopter to Mars to get a bird’s-eye view of the planet

The Mars Helicopter is happening, y’all<p>When NASA launches its next rover to Mars, the vehicle will have a small helicopter along for the ride. NASA announced today that it will be sending a small autonomous flying chopper — aptly named the Mars Helicopter — with the upcoming Mars 2020 rover. The …


La inteligencia artificial se apoderó de las noticias de la semana

¡Qué semana! Sin lugar a duda, esta segunda semana de mayo ha sido bien concurrida en noticias tecnológicas y eventos que el equipo de <b>Digital Trends</b> …

Strategy as Simple Rules

Since its founding in 1994, Yahoo! has emerged as one of the blue chips of the new economy. As the Internet’s top portal, Yahoo! generates the astounding numbers we’ve come to expect from stars of the digital era—more than 100 million visits per day, annual sales growth approaching 200%, and a …


Google now says controversial AI voice calling system will identify itself to humans

Google is trying to stay ahead of the ethical and philosophical pitfalls of its new Duplex platform<p>Following widespread outcry over the ethical dilemmas raised by Google’s new Duplex system, which lets artificial intelligence mimic a human voice to make appointments, Google has clarified in a …

Artificial Intelligence

The technology and creep factor behind Google’s AI assistant, which sounds exactly like a human

<i>Google CEO Sundar Pichai talks about the Google Assistant.; Credit: Eric Risberg/AP</i>AirTalk®Google unveiled its artificial-intelligence assistant on …

Artificial Intelligence

SpaceX launches Block 5 Falcon 9, a radically reusable rocket

Elon Musk & Co. send up a rocket that's designed to head back to space 99 more times.<p>Elon Musk and SpaceX successfully launched the final "Block 5" version of the company's Falcon 9 rocket on Friday, after a last-minute computer abort signal pushed things back a day. Block 5 is the upgraded model …

Space Travel

3 Digital Strategy Tips That Will Help You Connect With Customers

The digital sharing economy has forced many brands to look in the mirror and face the reality of how people actually perceive them.<p>All types of brands and businesses have seen various levels of success with their strategic digital work, often depending on how strategic they are in planning and …

Customer Experience

Is Digital a Priority for Your Industry?

The idea of shifting toward digital business across the organization was speculative for most C-level executives a few years ago. It has undeniably …

Gartner Inc.

Do Entrepreneurs Need a Strategy?

As a start-up, RapidSOS was an easy sell: It would bring 911 calls into the smartphone age. Emergency-response systems had evolved in a premobile era, which meant that few of them could accurately identify the location of callers who were using mobile phones, compromising response times and medical …

Watch the SureFly two-person hybrid-electric copter make its maiden hover

While it just missed its goal of making its maiden manned voyage at January’s CES event, Ohio-based company Workhorse’s SureFly hybrid-electric …