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21 Books to Read if You Want to Get Ahead in Business and Life | Inc.com

Whether you like to listen to audio books during your commute, or spend your free time gaining new perspectives from within the pages of hard copy, voracious readers are always looking for something good to consume. Here are nearly two dozen ideas provided by executives who swear by the wisdom …

Startups

Yann LeCun: An AI Groundbreaker Takes Stock

T<p>he mid-1980s: Besides the infamy of mullet haircuts, pink plaid jackets and manic Richard Simmons workout videos, research on artificial intelligence (AI) had ground to an absolute standstill. For starters, computers simply lacked the processing power to make things happen. Floppy disk-drive …

Artificial Intelligence

Tech companies should stop pretending AI won’t destroy jobs - MIT Technology Review

I took an Uber to an artificial-­intelligence conference at MIT one recent morning, and the driver asked me how long it would take for autonomous …

Artificial Intelligence

Retirement: Bulls Or Bears - No Worries With This 5% Income Strategy

The stock market just had a nearly 10% correction earlier this month. However, markets have rebounded nicely since then, though substantial risks …

Motivating Employees Is Not About Carrots or Sticks

Motivating employees seems like it should be easy. And it is — in theory. But while the concept of motivation may be straightforward, motivating employees in real-life situations is far more challenging. As leaders, we’re asked to understand what motivates each individual on our team and manage …

Employment

Tensor Methods in Machine Learning

Rong Ge • Dec 17, 2015 • 19 minute read<p><i>Tensors</i> are high dimensional generalizations of matrices. In recent years <i>tensor decompositions</i> were used to …

9 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

When Warren Buffett started his investing career, he would read 600, 750, or 1,000 <i>pages a day.</i><p>Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day …

A History of Philosophy in 81 Video Lectures: From Ancient Greece to Modern Times

Above, you can watch 81 video lectures tracing the history of philosophy, moving from Ancient Greece to modern times. Arthur Holmes presented this …

Deep Learning the Stock Market

<i>Update 25.1.17 — Took me a while but</i> <i>here is an ipython notebook</i> <i>with a rough implementation</i><p>In the past few months I’ve been fascinated with “Deep …

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The San Francisco and East Bay Matcha Map

Matcha, or powdered green tea, is a favorite among tea (and health) enthusiasts and boasts higher caffeine and antioxidants than tea, but without the jittery jolt of coffee.<p>It grows high on the green tea fields covering the hills above Kyoto, Japan, where bright green gyokuro tea shoots are …

Tea

Casino mogul Wynn readies lavish new Macau resort

MACAU (AP) — From a pair of giant golden dragons encircling a vast man-made lagoon to phoenix and cloud motifs inside, Steve Wynn's Macau resort …

Was Someone Tipped Off To The LinkedIn Sale?

When LinkedIn (lnkd) announced this morning that it would be acquired for $26.2 billion by Microsoft (msft), the entire tech and business press …

Google to Developers: Here’s How to Stop Making Dumb Chatbots - MIT Technology Review

Generally, computers are useless at holding a conversation. They just take things a bit too literally. But Google is teaching computers how to make …

IDG Contributor Network: Big data and machine learning – is the glass half empty?

Artificial intelligence is currently making a resurgence since the 1990s. Today, the focus is on machine learning and statistical algorithms. This …

Thirteen Companies That Use Deep Learning To Produce Actionable Results

Our means for gathering data have largely outstripped our tools for analyzing that data. The result is a mountain of unstructured and largely inaccessible information gathered from social media, app permissions, website cookies and hardware and software service agreements. There’s gold in that …

Machine Learning

Jeff Dean on Large-Scale Deep Learning at Google

<i>If you can’t understand what’s in information then it’s going to be very difficult to organize it.</i> This quote is from Jeff Dean, currently a Wizard, …

Big Data: 33 Brilliant And Free Data Sources Anyone Can Use

Data is ubiquitous — but sometimes it can be hard to see the forest for the trees, as it were. Many companies of various sizes believe they have to collect their own data to see benefits from big data analytics, but it’s simply not true.<p>There are hundreds (if not thousands) of free data sets …

Big Data

North Korea warns of war over South's propaganda broadcasts

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea warned of war as South Korea on Saturday continued blasting anti-Pyongyang propaganda across the rivals' tense …

We Need To Accelerate Innovation. Here's How

Look at any marvel of our technological age, whether it be an iPhone, a self driving car or a miracle cure and you’ll find three things: An academic theory, a government program and an entrepreneurial instinct. When the system works, it is a wonder to behold, not only creating prosperity, but …

Top 20 Data Science Skills

Data science is a mashup of skills ranging from computer science and statistics, to machine learning and strong communication. Which subskills exist …

Data Science

24 Uses of Statistical Modeling (Part I)

Here we discuss general applications of statistical models, whether they arise from data science, operations research, engineering, machine learning …

Researchers Have Found A New Way To Get Machines To Learn Faster

An international team of data scientists is proud to announce the very latest in machine learning: they’ve built a program that learns… programs.<p>That …

Simple end-to-end TensorFlow examples

I’ve been reading papers about deep learning for several years now, but until recently hadn’t dug in and implemented any models using deep learning …

Deep Learning

New general-purpose optimization algorithm promises order-of-magnitude speedups on some problems

Optimization problems are everywhere in engineering: Balancing design tradeoffs is an optimization problem, as are scheduling and logistical …

Russia transfers Ukraine war doctrine to Syria

If its role in fomenting conflict in eastern Ukraine is a guide, Russia has some new tricks in store for Syrian rebels and their allies.<p>Russia's recent involvement in Syria's civil war is similar in some ways to its intervention in eastern Ukraine, where it exploited ethnic conflict, provided …

Easy Chinese recipes to cook at home

Chinese food and drink,Food & drink,Life and style,The Observer,Recipes,Features<p>Try Andrew Wong’s Sichuanese aubergines, five-spiced Dover sole and char siu pork

Food & Dining

24 Free Data Science Books

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