Mandy Steinhardt

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Mating in Captivity

• <b>Author:</b> Esther Perel<p>A New York City therapist examines the paradoxical relationship between domesticity and sexual desire and explains what it takes to bring lust home.<p>One of the world’s most respected voices on erotic intelligence, Esther Perel offers a bold, provocative new take on intimacy and …

The Anti-Anxiety Diet

• <b>Author:</b> Sarah Wilson<p>From the New York Times bestselling author of I Quit Sugar and First, We Make the Beast Beautiful comes this proven 2-week plan for reducing anxiety and beating one of its leading causes—sugar addiction—using 8 simple, sustainable dietary shifts.<p>Eating more than 6 teaspoons of …

People Don't Actually Know Themselves Very Well

Chances are, your coworkers are better at rating some parts of your personality than you are.<p>When Donald Trump tweeted that he was a “very stable genius,” he was accused of lacking self-awareness by journalists and comedians. But the truth is that no one has perfect self-awareness—you probably …

When IoT met blockchain

At first glance, they may not seem like they have anything to do with each other. But when technology trends as hot as the Internet of Things (IoT) …

Internet of Things

Artist told to ‘dial down’ her feminism responds with feminist dial

<i>UPDATE: You can now buy prints of Alex's work here</i><p>It's the perfect badass feminist story: a young art student is told by her teacher to ‘dial back’ the feminism in her artwork after she proposes working on a project about the #MeToo movement. Instead of listening to him, she takes it upon herself …

Japanese scientists just created an AI that can “read” human minds

Nope, this isn’t just fodder for the new series of Black Mirror<p>As computer scientists attempt to make machines think and learn like humans, the …

Machine Learning

The Role Of Artificial Intelligence And Language

Dr. Joseph Reger, Fujitsu Fellow, and Chief Technical Officer EMEIA, Fujitsu says that 2018 will be the rise of ubiquitous virtual assistants. He predicts that over the course of the year, we’ll see an increase in the number of virtual assistants and chatbots, but that by 2020 consumers won’t even …

Artificial Intelligence

Emotionally Intelligent Husbands are Key to a Lasting Marriage

Dr. John Gottman discovered that men who allow their wives to influence them have happier marriages and are less likely to divorce.<p>This critical …

Relationships

How AI Learns What You’re Willing to Pay

Why are we all paying different prices? Is it price "personalization" or price "discrimination"? The answer isn't so simple.

Artificial Intelligence

Data May Be the New Oil, but Having Lots of It May Not Make You Rich

AI is coming. That is what we heard throughout 2017 and will likely continue to hear throughout this year. For established businesses that are not Google or Facebook, a natural question to ask is: What have we got that is going to allow us to survive this transition?<p>In our experience, when business …

the front page of the internet

Couldn't find a list of crowdsourced reviews of free/paid online courses, started a Google spreadsheet. Feel free to add your reviews of any courses!

Feel Free

Aristotle said there are three types of friendship, but only one we should strive for

At age 17, Aristotle enrolled in the Platonic Academy. He would stay there for 20 years.<p>Founded by the father of Western philosophy, the Greek philosopher Plato, Aristotle was the most promising student around. He asked many questions and answered even more.<p>The exact time of his departure from the …

Relationships

This French Onion Soup Is the Reason Slow Cookers Exist

<b>Season the onions.</b> Place the onions in a 5-quart or larger slow cooker. Stir in the butter, oil, salt, and a generous amount of pepper.<p><b>Cook on LOW</b> …

Food Preservation

AI is now so complex its creators can’t trust why it makes decisions

Artificial intelligence is seeping into every nook and cranny of modern life. AI might tag your friends in photos on Facebook or choose what you see on Instagram, but materials scientists and NASA researchers are also beginning to use the technology for scientific discovery and space …

Artificial Intelligence

Three Tools To Unpoison Relationships

One of the things that’s so wonderful about Los Angeles psychotherapists Barry Michels and Dr. Phil Stutz is that their work is brilliantly simple: …

Self-help

50 Small Acts That Make Your Partner Feel Loved In A Relationship

“Love doesn’t make the world go ’round; love is what makes the ride worthwhile.”~Franklin P. Jones<p>Romantic relationships seem to require a lot of …

Transhumanism And The Future Of Humanity: 7 Ways The World Will Change By 2030

Companies today are strategizing about future investments and technologies such as artificial intelligence, the internet of things, or growth around new business models. While many of these trends will make for solid investments for the next 5-10 years, fewer companies are considering the …

Singularity

How Artificial Intelligence Is Revolutionizing Business In 2017

• 84% of respondents say AI will enable them to obtain or sustain a competitive advantage.<br>• 83% believe AI is a strategic priority for their businesses today.<br>• 75% state that AI will allow them to move into new businesses and ventures.<p>These and many other fascinating insights are from the Boston …

Artificial Intelligence

These AI learn by competing against each other, and it looks ridiculous

Researchers at Elon Musk's startup, OpenAI, think they have discovered the most efficient way to train artificial neural networks: have them compete …

These 3 "Bedroom Plants" Could Be the Key to a Better Night's Sleep

Earlier this year "shower plants" dominated Instagram, but according to <i>Elle Decor</i>, "bedroom plants" might be the next big thing. While it's no secret …

Google's machine learning software has learned to replicate itself

Google’s AutoML<p>Back in May, Google revealed its AutoML project; artificial intelligence (AI) designed to help them create other AIs. Now, Google has …

New Tool Uses Machine Learning And Artificial Intelligence To Improve IT Operations

The Splunk platform is well-used by some of the biggest names in the industry when it comes to machine analytics. Today it announced that it is adding AI into the mix in its new release – Splunk IT Service Intelligence 3.0.<p>The company already claims a 31.2% share of the IT operations analytics …

Artificial Intelligence

Developers are building better software, faster, using AI

Software engineer Quoc Le grew up in rural Vietnam, in a small village that had no electricity till he was nine. But that didn’t stop him eventually becoming a PhD candidate at Stanford in 2007, working out a strategy that would let software learn things by itself.<p>Academics had begun to report …

IBM's Watson is creating US Open tennis highlight videos

When it's not busy healing America's broken criminal sentencing system, Watson is creating highlight videos of tennis matches. That's probably one of the things one could say if IBM's AI system were human. The tech titan has just launched a suite of Watson-powered AI solutions for its enterprise …

Tennis

MIT researchers use machine learning to kill video buffering

Don’t you just hate it when the YouTube clip you’re trying to watch pauses midway to buffer, or drastically lowers the resolution to a pixelated mess? A group of MIT researchers believe they’ve figured out a solution to those annoyances plaguing millions of people a day.<p>Using machine learning, the …

Machine Learning

What is Deep Learning?

Deep Learning is a subfield of machine learning concerned with algorithms inspired by the structure and function of the brain called artificial …

Deep Learning

IBM Watson AI: These firms are fighting cybercrime using cognitive computing

IBM launches its Watson for Cyber Security beta program to test how cognitive computing can boost cybersecurity.<p>Fortune 500 companies across the …

Artificial intelligence is not as smart as you (or Elon Musk) think

In March 2016, DeepMind’s AlphaGo beat Lee Sedol, who at the time was the best human Go player in the world. It represented one of those defining technological moments like IBM’s Deep Blue beating chess champion Garry Kasparov, or even IBM Watson beating the world’s greatest <i>Jeopardy!</i> champions in …

Cheat Sheets for AI, Neural Networks, Machine Learning, Deep Learning & Big Data

The Most Complete List of Best AI Cheat Sheets<p>Over the past few months, I have been collecting AI cheat sheets. From time to time I share them with …

Machine Learning

How artificial intelligence will transform IT operations and devops

To state that DevOps and IT operations teams will face new challenges in the coming years sounds a bit redundant, as their core responsibility is to solve problems and overcome challenges.<p>However, with the dramatic pace in which the current landscape of processes, technologies, and tools are …