Malav Warke

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How Blockchain is Disrupting the Accounting Industry

Blockchain could be coming for the accounting industry.<p>Blockchain is arguably one of the most discussed technologies of 2018, and there's a reason for that. As a sort of indestructible and incorruptible ledger, it offers a new way to store and share data in such a way that it's simultaneously …

9 successful entrepreneurs share their best career advice

<i>Insights</i><p>'Early on in your career, put yourself in situations where you are the dumbest guy in a room of experts or star performers,' Ning Liang, who …

Virtual reality surgery lets trainee doctors practise operations

A virtual reality system looks set to help teach surgeons to do their job.<p>Most surgical training involves reading textbooks, watching videos, …

A Practice to Help You Handle Life's Difficulties with Grace

A few months ago, I was being interviewed for a radio show and the host asked me, “What is equanimity? You talk about it in your books but I don’t …

Mindfulness

12 Artificial Intelligence Terms You Need to Know

Is artificial intelligence the same thing as machine learning? And what is a neural network? This slideshow explains fundamental AI terminology in …

Artificial Intelligence

Are We Entering the Era of Millisecond Marketing? – Adweek

Nowadays, it’s a scene you’ll pretty much see only in movies: Stock traders in brightly colored jackets frantically shouting and flashing symbols on …

Nanoscale "supersoap" allows liquid 3D structures to be printed within other liquids

Scientists at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) have found a way to "print" narrow tubes of water within liquid-state silicone oil. …

Elon Musk's SpaceX gains formal approval for satellite broadband network

Elon Musk’s SpaceX has been given formal approval by US telecoms regulators to build a global broadband network using satellites.<p>“This is the first approval of a US-licensed satellite constellation to provide broadband services using a new generation of low-Earth orbit satellite technologies,” the …

Space Exploration

Two Harvard Biotech Entrepreneurs Are Creating The "Trojan Horse" Of Cancer Treatment

Existing methods of cancer treatment are expensive, risky, and carry adverse side effects for patients. Two Harvard researchers turned entrepreneurs are engineering drug therapies to increase the effectiveness of available treatments and decrease cancer patients’ emotional, physical, and financial …

Cancer Cells

Microsoft gambles on a quantum leap in computing

<b>In a laboratory in Copenhagen, scientists believe they are on the verge of a breakthrough that could transform computing.</b><p>A team combining Microsoft researchers and Niels Bohr Institute academics is confident that it has found the key to creating a quantum computer.<p>If they are right, then Microsoft …

Quantum Computing

Lufthansa Installs Facial Recognition Stations In Los Angeles To Speed Up Airplane Boarding

Last week, Cologne, Germany-based Lufthansa Group kicked off a new boarding procedure at Los Angeles International Airport that may soon dramatically improve aircraft boarding times. Using a series of automated kiosks, the new system uses facial recognition technology to capture the image of the …

Los Angeles

Waymo executive claims his driverless technology would have seen the pedestrian killed by an Uber car

Waymo Chief Executive Officer John Krafcik said his company's self-driving software would likely have avoided the pedestrian death in which an Uber autonomous car was involved.<p>"We have a lot of confidence that our technology would be robust and would be able to handle situations like that one," …

Waymo

Amazon has replaced Google as the best place to work in the US

Amazon has knocked Google off the top spot as the best place to work in the world, according to LinkedIn.<p>Each year, the social network for professionals goes through “billions of actions” taken by LinkedIn’s over 500 million members and crunches data from three areas; jobs applications, engagement …

Business Development

The shady data-gathering tactics used by Cambridge Analytica were an open secret to online marketers. I know, because I was one

Market researchers have used these tricks for years<p>The recently revealed Facebook data “breach” that allowed Cambridge Analytica to get access to millions of users’ worth of Facebook data has been greeted as a shocking scandal. Reporters and readers have been surprised to learn about the ability to …

What The New Google Maps Game API Says About Data As A Platform And The Future Of The Cloud

One of the most expensive elements of modern game design is the creation of the artistry that immerses players in the virtual constructed realm of play. For the growing world of augmented reality games which must allow players to freely roam at will through nothing less than the planet itself, it …

Google Maps

Coral Scientists Eye ‘Radical Intervention’ To Save The World’s Reefs

WASHINGTON — Some of the nation’s leading coral scientists stressed Thursday that the situation facing coral reefs is nothing short of desperate — …

Climate Change

Madagascar has a hi-tech waterless toilet that charges your phone

Traditional flush toilets aren’t an option in many parts of the world, but neither is leaving people with unsafe and unhygenic choices. Now, one company is piloting a new loo that’s waterless, off-grid and able to charge your phone. Lina Zeldovich travels to Madagascar to witness the start of a …

Job One for Quantum Computers: Boost Artificial Intelligence

In the early ’90s, Elizabeth Behrman, a physics professor at Wichita State University, began working to combine quantum physics with artificial …

Innovation Isn't About What You Know, But What You Don't

An idea can never be validated backwards, only forwards<p>When Steve Jobs first came up with the idea for the iPod, it wasn't actually a machine he had in mind, but "a thousand songs in my pocket." It was, at the time, an impossible idea, because hard drives of that capacity and size just didn't …

How Learning To Tame Your Monkey Mind Is The Secret To Managing Stress

Last week, I wrote about how entrepreneurs can take advantage of the brains neuroplasticity to change the way they respond to stress.<p>The response I received from that article was overwhelming, with entrepreneurs from all over the world reaching out to learn more about confronting stress in their …

Falcon Heavy is a fully reusable middle-finger to the environment

SpaceX has now launched the most powerful spacecraft since the Apollo era – the Falcon Heavy rocket – setting the bar for future space launches. The most important thing about this reusable spacecraft is that it can carry a payload equivalent to sending five double-decker London buses into space – …

Which nationalities work the longest hours?

Millions of Germans have won the right to work a 28-hour week for up to two years to spend more time with their families. The deal covers industrial workers in Baden-Württemberg but could be extended to other parts of the country.<p>However, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and …

Why Reading Is the Most Intelligent Thing You Can Do

Reading plays an integral role in developing our intelligence, problem-solving, and analytical skills. All good reasons to do more of it.<p>We've all had it embedded within us since the day we were born: The only way to become smarter, no matter what you study or where you are, is to read. What few …

NASA is launching an atomic clock into space

When NASA makes a clock, you know it’s not going to look like that thing which wakes you up in the morning. Think atomic.<p>The space-tech brains at …

How yoga can help to manage metabolic syndrome

People who practice yoga — who are also known, at least in the Western world, as "yogis" — always rave about how yoga could benefit the body and …