An education is supposed to prepare you for the future. Traditionally, that meant learning certain facts and skills, like when Columbus discovered America or how to do multiplication and long division.
Cryptocurrency exploded like a supernova as prices soared to nearly $20,000 in December 2017. But like a dying star, the crypto-market may now be facing an implosion. According to a new report from technology
Throughout artificial intelligence’s 70-year history, the field has had only one breakthrough, argues investor and former head of Google China Kai-Fu Lee: deep learning. “So why you might ask, why do see
Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, and Deep Learning are all topics of considerable interest in news articles and industry discussions these days. However, to the average person or to senior
After Cambridge Analytica, social networks look less like a savior than a menace. The internet was supposed to save democracy. The web, and in particular social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter,
In startup land, the mandate is to get bought, go public or die trying. And, as far as getting bought goes, one of tech’s Big Five could be a desirable acquirer. They have a lot of weight to throw around.
If you aspire to be a successful startup leader, it helps to know how to solve the toughest challenges you'll face. When I was a graduate student at MIT, professors overloaded me with challenging weekly
IBM Watson’s 2011 debut stunned the world by defeating some of Jeopardy’s finest champions. Seven years later, Watson’s greatest achievement is, err, still that Jeopardy win oh so many years ago. The launch
Here’s a comprehensive list of the countries that venture capitalist and former Google China president Kai-Fu Lee says are well-positioned to embrace a future powered by artificial intelligence: United
Investors and analysts tend to be concerned that Apple’s iPhone lags Google’s Android smartphones substantially in unit market share. While any product needs to sell enough to be viable, the other side
These days, it’s tough to avoid newspaper headlines warning that artificial intelligence is coming for your job. The problem is that, often, the only thing these oversimplifications get right is that is
The total market cap for all cryptocurrencies just surpassed $100 billion. The vast majority of these gains have come in just the last few months — on April 1st the total market cap was just over $25 —
If you’ve ever bought a pair of new, unlaced sneakers you know what it’s like to lace them yourself. It requires carefully wriggling the plastic-cased end of the lace up and through the tiny holes in shoe’s
What is the future of machine learning in finance? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer Shubham
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Brian Lakamp Contributor Brian Lakamp is co-founder and CEO of Totem. If you’re not paying attention to what’s going on in energy, you should. We’ve seen this movie before. Spoiler alert: There’s massive