Haiming Liu

27 Added | 9 Magazines | 5 Following | @lhm9311 | Keep up with Haiming Liu on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Haiming Liu”

Deep-learning startup MetaMind launches with $8M from Benioff & Khosla Ventures

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Richard Socher never set out to place himself on the bleeding edge of artificial intelligence. He merely wanted to blend language and math — two subjects he’d always liked.<p>But one thing led to another, and he ended up developing an impressive technology called recursive neural …

Fidelity issues new retirement savings guidelines

Sep 12, 2012 | By Dave Carpenter<p>Featured Video<p>Provided by Sun Life<p>Joan was a wife, a mother and a teacher. See how Sun Life helped the Keating family.<p>…

It's Very Hard To Get Rich Working For Someone Else

Although I estimate an entrepreneur needs to make at least 35% more to replicate his or her day job income to run in place, I’m truly beginning to …

10 best apps to train your brain

Whether it's to focus at work, do better at school, or just stay sharp, there are various reasons for wanting to boost brainpower. But maintaining psychological well-being is equally as important.<p>"Stress and anxiety are among the most pressing and far-reaching public health problems we face," says …

Latest News | American Cancer Society

Category<p>Latest News<p>Our team of expert journalists brings you all angles of the cancer story – from breaking news and survivor stories to in-depth …

Selective Attention: How to Get Your Brain to Focus on What Matters

It was the first game of the season and Peyton Manning, one of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of the National Football League, already had …

NFL

Arm Candy Workout: 7 Moves for Lean and Toned Arms

Get ready to bare your arms for tank top season! In just seven minutes, these exercises will help tone and strengthen your arms. Bonus: They also …

Workouts

Salesforce Has The Most Attractive Workers In San Francisco, According To Dating App

Hinge matches people through their extended social networks, using information from Facebook to create profiles and facilitate connections. Users receive a selection of 15 potential matches each day, and they have the choice to favorite, pass, or arrange an introduction with each one.<p>Hinge created …

San Francisco

LeVar Burton's Reading Rainbow Kickstarter hits $1M goal in less than a day

It would be pretty easy for actor LeVar Burton to coast through the remainder of life taking only acting gigs he likes and getting showered with adoration from Geordi La Forge fans on the Star Trek convention circuit.<p>Instead, Burton is taking the noble path by trying to launch a new Reading Rainbow …

Big Data Vendor Analysis

By Gregory Piatetsky, Apr 10, 2014.<p>The latest update of Wikibon Big Data Vendor Revenue and Market Forecast by Jeff Kelly puts the Big Data market at …

Your Big Data Is Worthless if You Don't Bring It Into the Real World

In a generation, the relationship between the “tech genius” and society has been transformed: from shut-in to savior, from antisocial to society’s …

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

The Funniest Someecards Of The Week

Well, this week was a real stinker. Spring came, but cold weather remained, the media continued to be a Flight MH370 sh*tshow, and everyone's March Madness brackets were ruined on Day 1.<p>Let's take one last look back, and then move on. We picked the funniest Someecards from the past week. Send, send …

How to Hire the Right Candidate for the Job: Thinker. Builder. Improver. Producer. | Inc.com

Over the years, I've helped dozens of small to mid-size companies build their management teams for future growth. The first steps are always the same: Figure out the strengths and weaknesses of the existing management team, then determine where the company is positioned in the classic corporate …

Employment

Revealed: Apple And Google's Wage-Fixing Cartel Involved Dozens More Companies, Over One Million Employees

Back in January, I wrote about “The Techtopus” — an illegal agreement between seven tech giants, including Apple, Google, and Intel, to suppress wages for tens of thousands of tech employees. The agreement prompted a Department of Justice investigation, resulting in a settlement in which the …

Big Thinkers on the Only Things Worth Worrying About

In his famous and wonderfully heartening letter of fatherly advice, F. Scott Fitzgerald gave his young daughter Scottie a list of things to worry and not worry about in life. Among the unworriables, he named popular opinion, the past, the future, triumph, and failure “unless it comes through your …

Predictive tech is getting smarter and more pervasive — but more controversial, too

We’re seeing the biggest change in how we interact with computers in years. And it’ll mean much less input from you.<p>Apps like Google Now, Tempo AI, and others represent the first wave of “predictive technology.” These are apps and services that are smart enough to fetch information for you — before …

What the tech business hasn't yet grasped about human nature

Genevieve Bell, Intel's in-house anthropologist, sees constants in our behavior that could mean big bucks for businesses that find a way to capitalize on them.<p>BARCELONA -- It's pretty clear from Facebook's ascent that businesses nowadays understand our need to connect with friends and family is a …

Wearable Tech

7 Workout Habits You Should Drop Now

Are you spending hours working out every week, and not getting the results you want? Chances are you might have a bad habit or two when it comes to …

The Top 5 Excuses for Not Practicing Mindfulness and How You Can Do It Anyway

<b>Mindfulness</b> has been featured recently on the cover of <i>Time</i> magazine, at the World Economic Forum at Davos, in <i>The New York Times</i> and in just about every yoga studio around the globe. Google is holding mindfulness conferences, and so are General Mills and Twitter. Celebrities like Goldie Hawn, Lena …

Mindfulness

5 Breathing Exercises to Try Today

While that’s the way we are born breathing (seriously, go look at a baby’s belly go!), over time, a combination of stress, sitting, and worrying over how our stomachs causes us to force air upwards into our chest, where our lungs actually absorb relatively little oxygen—our bodies’ primary fuel. As …