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For Startups, The 'Copy To China' Tactic Has Ended. 'Copy From China' Is Beginning

Venture capitalists are familiar with the “Copy-to-[Insert Country]” model. It goes like this – find inspiration in business models or trends that have exhibited strong momentum in the U.S., and then fund comparable companies in China. Examples of this strategy include our investments in the “Gilt …

China

6 Internet of Things Facts to Make Investors Sit Up and Take Notice

The IoT could help reduce vehicle crashes in the U.S. by an estimated 600,000 each year, for starters.<p>The Internet of Things (or IoT) links formerly …

Internet of Things

The Internet of Things Era: 6 Ways to Stay Safe | Reuters

The IoT is full of promise, but it also means more cyberthreats, so you need to stay safe.<p>Cyber intruders spied on kids and parents through baby monitors. Smart locks on hundreds of homes failed after a software update. Cyber creeps used malware to steal personal data and peer through webcams. …

Information Systems

MIT fed an AI data from Reddit, and now it thinks of nothing but murder

Norman is a disturbing demonstration of the consequences of algorithmic bias<p>For some, the phrase “artificial intelligence” conjures nightmare visions — something out of the ’04 Will Smith flick <i>I, Robot</i>, perhaps, or the ending of <i>Ex Machina</i> <i>—</i> like a boot smashing through the glass of a computer screen …

Artificial Intelligence

AI bot turns into psychopath after spending time on Reddit

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have trained an artificial intelligence algorithm to be a psychopath, according to the …

Artificial Intelligence

AI researchers are halting work on human-like machines

Artificial intelligence researchers, who have seen little recent progress toward the creation of a machine that thinks like a human, have largely …

Artificial Intelligence

13 food pairings to help you lose weight faster

The rule even applies to what you choose to put in your weight loss smoothies each morning. See, some ingredients work best à deux by boosting each others' nutrient absorption or improving taste or texture.<p>"There are certain foods that have synergistic relationships with another," says Bonnie …

Nutrition

Nokia buys SpaceTime Insight to expand IoT, machine learning, analytics portfolio

SpaceTime gives Nokia sales heft and technologies for the energy and transportation industries.<p><i>Video: For the future of IoT, keep an eye on 5G and …

How To Get Started With Deep Learning In Minutes

GPU computing is a key driver in the blistering pace of recent AI advancements in practically every field. NVIDIA GPU Cloud (NGC) makes GPU computing easier by providing simple access to ready-to-run GPU-accelerated software containers. With NGC, data scientists and researchers can rapidly develop …

Deep Learning

Google’s astounding new search tool will answer any question by reading thousands of books

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada<p>Imagine if you could gather thousands of writers in a circle to discuss one question. What would optimist Thomas L. Friedman say about intervening in Syria, for example? Would chaos theorist Santo Banerjee concur?<p>Google now has a way to convene that kind of …

50 Filling Dinners You Can Make in 20 Minutes or Less

It's rare that anyone gets ready to make dinner on a weeknight and says, "Well, I have too much time on my hands!" So we've combed through our best …

Russia has figured out how to jam U.S. drones in Syria, officials say

WASHINGTON — The Russian military has been jamming some U.S. military drones operating in the skies over Syria, seriously affecting American military operations, according to four U.S. officials.<p>The Russians began jamming some smaller U.S. drones several weeks ago, the officials said, after a …

Military

What’s In My Bag For Long Exposures

I am a fine art B&W photographer specializing in long exposure. By long exposure, I mean that I frequently have exposures that are several minutes …

Cameras

The Most-Highlighted Book on Amazon Is 11 Years Old and Was Rejected by 27 Publishers

Among other things: "There are parts of it that make me cringe a little bit."<p>Have you read <i>The Four Hour Work Week</i>?<p>It was a massive bestseller for years, and has been translated into more than 40 languages. However, I was surprised to realize that more than a decade after its publication, it still …

Future of IOT in the Manufacturing Industry

While for MNCs, the appetite to adopt IoT is high as globally it has been around for few years, large enterprises are still trying to understand the size of value it would bring to them while SMEs are least bothered<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading …

The State Of Cloud Business Intelligence, 2018

• Cloud BI adoption is soaring in 2018, nearly doubling 2016 adoption levels.<br>• Over 90% of Sales & Marketing teams say that Cloud BI is essential for getting their work done in 2018, leading all categories in the survey.<br>• 66% of organizations that consider themselves completely successful with Business …

Big Data

The Paris Lawyer Who Gives Google Nightmares

Dan Shefet is an unlikely tech revolutionary. He's not a young math geek who builds driverless cars, nor does he promise to make a tech product for the masses. His crusade is different. The 63-year-old year old Shefet has staged an astonishingly effective campaign in Europe to thwart the torrent of …

Privacy

11 Upcoming Chicago-Area Restaurant and Bars to Know

June 5<p><i>AROUND TOWN—</i> It’s unclear where, but Chicagoans should expect to see more <b>Jersey Mike’s</b> in the area. Chicago is one of three markets (St. Louis, Kansas City) where the chain is pursuing an “aggressive expansion,” according to a news release. The chain has 1,500 locations, including five …

Texas

3M taps C3 IoT as Internet of Things, AI platform

With the move, C3 IoT's platform will be used as a key analytics technology in 3M's ongoing business transformation.<p><i>Video: C3 IoT's Tom Siebel: CEO,</i> …

Microsoft invests $5 billion in the Internet of Things

Microsoft wants to prove it is dedicated to the success of the Internet of Things with a new $5 billion investment and updates to its IoT portfolio. …

Intel sells Wind River to TPG

Intel sells its IoT software subsidiary Wind River to private equity outfit TPG.This story continues at Intel sells Wind River to TPGOr just read …

Oracle Wins Court Ruling Against Google in Multibillion-Dollar Copyright Case

Appeals court rules that Google infringed Java copyrights, orders trial to determine damages<p>WASHINGTON—A federal appeals court revived Oracle Corp.’s multibillion-dollar copyright infringement claims against Alphabet Inc.’s Google, in a ruling that could give fresh legal muscle to leading software …

Enterprise Tech

Ford vending machine begins dispensing cars in China

It is no longer enough simply to test-drive a vehicle by riding around the block while a salesperson gives you their well-rehearsed patter. Now, there needs to be some sort of theater around the purchase, or else how will you trick yourself into thinking that buying a car is fun? It's why Ford and …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Self-improvement

Google Renames Android Wear As Wear OS In Desperate Move To Revive Dying Smartwatch Platform

Did Google’s marketing department get bored this week?<p>On Thursday, the Mountain View, California-based company announced it was renaming its operating system for wearable devices (predominately used in smartwatches) Android Wear to Wear OS.<p>The search giant argued that users of Android smartwatches …

Wear OS

Role Of Industry 4.0 In Manufacturing & Foundry Industry

Indian Government’s campaign regarding “Make in India” is well meaning slogan and with good intentions. In true sense it is possible to realize the …

Prepping for IIoT Integration: Questions C-Suite Should Ask

Navigating the digital transformation of your manufacturing process or supply chain doesn't have to be painful if you first know what questions to …

Knowing These 6 Statistics Could Change the Way You Think About the IoT

Still not sold on IoT tech? Check out these facts.<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) helps drive a reliable mode of interaction with customers, providing real-time insights to help streamline operations and make for greater personalization in the consumer experience. As a result, understanding the IoT is …

Using blockchain to secure the 'internet of things'

The world is full of connected devices – and more are coming. In 2017, there were an estimated 8.4 billion internet-enabled thermostats, cameras, …

A CIO's Career Is Just Beginning: Tips For Transforming IT

I have often joked that CIO stands for career is over — a self-depreciating quip that made others chuckle and implied that I was taking a slight detour from becoming an executive or CEO. I considered myself a somewhat accidental CIO because I had a less traditional path to the role. CIO was a new …