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Tony Robbins Has 1 Question That Can Turn Your Worst Day Around

Try his Jedi mind trick every time you're facing a seemingly impossible challenge.<p>I erupted out of sleep only to be jerked back by the handcuffs and leg cuffs that held me to the wooden bench. It took a few minutes of drunken processing to realize I was in a Boston jail cell with zero recollection …

Tony Robbins

9 Best 1-Minute Life Hacks From Mark Zuckerberg, Arianna Huffington, and Oprah Winfrey

We can learn a trick or two from three of the world's most successful business icons.<p>We all love those useful positive psychology and neuroscience mind hacks that help us use our brains more effectively. Yeah, it's a thing -- books and blogs have been written about mind hacks.<p>We can also learn a …

Arianna Huffington

6 Ways Well Organized People Get More Done Every Day

There is a strong correlation between productivity and always knowing where you left your keys.<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Disorganization is costly. Whether you're at home or in the office, it's stressful to be always looking for …

Productivity

1 Small Mindset Shift That Fundamentally Changed the Way I Approach Life

Too many people that I meet are working tirelessly toward something they don't actually want.<p><i>What is the most clever life hack you've learned? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Drew</b> …

Self-improvement

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers

The much-buzzed-about conference generated a gargantuan list of intriguing book recommendations.<p><i>Thank You for Being Late</i> by Thomas L. Friedman; recommended by World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and Martin Ford. Amazon calls it "a field guide to the 21st century."<p><i>Success Through Stillness</i> by Russell …

Books

Mindmapping: The Most Useful Software You Don't Have

If you don't use mindmapping software, you don't know the fun, efficient productivity you're missing<p>Mindmaps and mindmapping software are awesome!<p>Yesterday, I finished creating two new keynote talks, each over 60 slides. Going from idea to complete deck used to mean complicated struggling between …

Mind Mapping

Silicon Valley VC: 7 things to study if you want a high-paying job in the future

Josh Elman of Silicon Valley venture capital firm Greylock Partners knows about keeping an eye out for the next hot industry.<p>In the early 2000s Elman …

Silicon Valley

10 Breakthrough Technologies That Are About to Change the World

The future is coming faster than you think. You need to prepare.<p><b>Reversing Paralysis.</b> "Scientists are making remarkable progress at using brain implants to restore the freedom of movement that spinal cord injuries take away."<p><b>Self-Driving Trucks.</b> "Tractor-trailers without a human at the wheel will …

Gene Therapy

8 Tiny Changes to Make Your Life 10 Times More Enjoyable

Don't underestimate the cumulative power of small, steady changes in your daily routines.<p>Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I think we are all open to making changes in our lives that make us happier and more successful, but few of us …

Happiness

Best Programming Languages for Big Data - Part 1

In the last blog on big data, we talked about the Data Integration Tools, the eight layer of the Functional architecture. In this blog I would be …

Big Data

Elon Musk’s Neuralink wants to turn cloud-based AI into an extension of our brains

Elon Musk has been working on a Neuralink, a human-computer brain interface company, in whatever spare moments he has between running Tesla and also running SpaceX. Neuralink’s ultimate aim may actually be the most ambitious of all three of his companies, surprisingly, and a new exploration of the …

Oculus’s Michael Abrash: AR glasses will change everything in ‘the next 50 years’

Oculus chief scientist Michael Abrash believes that we may soon see the proliferation of augmented reality glasses, describing them as possibly “one of the great transformational technologies of the next 50 years.” But he doesn’t think that a copy of Google Glass is going to cut it, and he believes …

Augmented Reality

How 8 Industry Leaders, Including WalMart, Use Blockchain to Revolutionize Business

Blockchain is happening right now. In fact, you may be benefiting from it, and you don't even know it.<p>Besides the financial industry, there are several other sectors that blockchain can potentially reinvent through widespread adoption.<p><b>1: The Contracts Sector</b><p>Any blockchain adopter can use …

Blockchain

6 Cryptocurrencies You Should Know About (and None of Them Are Bitcoin)

How digital, international currency makes business easier than ever.<p>In the 21st century, money is no longer limited to bills, coins and credit cards. In fact, some money is truly international -- not owned by any particular government -- and regulated “by the people” instead of a central entity. It …

Elon Musk Just Outlined How He'll Merge The Human Brain and AI

Musk’s History of AI Concerns<p>Elon Musk has made it clear that he is concerned about the extreme advancements being made in artificial intelligence …

Singularity

How Microsoft uses Power BI to run its growing cloud business | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

Today Microsoft is hosting an online event called Data Amp to share how to make the most of data to accelerate the pace of business innovation. …

Machine Learning is Fun!

The world’s easiest introduction to Machine Learning<p><b>Update:</b> <i>This article is part of a series. Check out the full series:</i> <i>Part 1</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 2</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 3</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 4</i><i>,</i></i> …

How Google’s Clever AI Start-up ‘DeepMind’ Is Helping To Create A Smarter World

DeepMind is a British AI startup which was relatively unknown until it was bought by Google for around $600 million in 2014. Since then DeepMind has …

Artificial Intelligence

What is dark data?

As a society, and as businesses, we used to have a good handle on our data. We knew what it was, where it was kept, and we used it in a very formal …

Enterprises replacing data centers with hybrid clouds

Larry Ellison, founder of Oracle, summed up on the concept of cloud computing very succinctly. "All it is, is a computer attached to a network." …

Big Data

A Serial Entrepreneur's Advice For Getting Rich

A guide to systematically building wealth while taking massive risks heeding lessons from the school of hard knocks.<p>In my opinion, building a business is the ultimate expression of one's creativity. It is an honorable, rewarding, and worthwhile pursuit that requires one's full investment of mental, …

Entrepreneurship

Facebook is building brain-computer interfaces for typing and skin-hearing

Today at F8, Facebook revealed it has a team of 60 engineers working on building a brain-computer interface that will let you type with just your mind without invasive implants. The team plans to use optical imaging to scan your brain a hundred times per second to detect you speaking silently in …

Microsoft wants to bring data and machine intelligence closer together

For Microsoft, the last year or so has been all about infusing its various products with “intelligence.” Those smarts may come in the form of advanced analytics or deep learning, but the main point here is that the company believes these techniques can solve major pain points for its customers, …

AI will create many new jobs — here’s how you can prepare

As U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin predicts artificial intelligence (AI) won’t be a threat to American jobs over the next several decades, and still others opine on why he is wrong, both sides are missing an important point: No matter the pace of change as AI makes in-roads into the …

The New England Journal of Medicine

Google's New Chip May Be the Future of AI Systems

Google's latest revelation may be the biggest advancement yet in chips that power artificial intelligence systems, but other companies are releasing …

Artificial Intelligence

A Chip Revolution Will Bring Better VR Sooner Than You Think

Author: Cade Metz. Cade Metz Business<p>Date of Publication: 04.16.17.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>David Kosslyn and Ian Thompson are the …

IDG Contributor Network: 3 reasons why data scientist remains the top job in America

Glassdoor recently revealed its report highlighting the 50 best jobs in America, and unsurprisingly, data scientist claimed the top spot for the …

Employment

Automation is the next level of digitization

So far, it's safe to say that the predominant trend in 21st-century business has been digitalization. Every industry, organization and individual has …

8 Things every new programmer needs to learn

1. Programming language. Well, this is kind of obvious but you have to learn a programming language to be a programmer. This chapter will discuss the …

How AI is transforming the future of fintech

At 13:07 on April 23rd, 2013, the official Associated Press Twitter account tweeted the following news item:<p>“Breaking: Two Explosions in the White …