Milind Pathak

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The secret libraries of history

After news emerged about an underground reading room in Damascus, Fiona Macdonald discovers the places where writing has been hidden for centuries.<p>Beneath the streets of a suburb of Damascus, rows of shelves hold books that have been rescued from bombed-out buildings. Over the past four years, …

Archaeology

Machine Learning Is At The Very Peak Of Its Hype Cycle

Machine learning has earned a prestigious honor in its march to technological relevance …The peak of its hype cycle.According to the 2016 Gartner …

Machine Learning

A message from Kinstantly:

We closed our site on Friday, December 15, 2017, though you can still find some of our most popular articles at PaulaSpencerScott.com<p>To our …

Data Visualization and Feelings

In a memorable talk at OpenVisConf earlier this year, data journalist Mona Chalabi posited that there is no such thing as an emotionless data …

How the Internet of Things impacts marketing

<b>The Internet of Things is affecting virtually all industries, has a tremendous impact on the volume of data and on network traffic (and how we handle</b> …

About

1. Don’t Diet.<p>Dieting actually makes it harder, not easier, to lose weight long-term. It also makes your life suck, and that is unacceptable.<p>2. …

My Favorite Books on Habit and Behavior Change

One of the greatest illusions I’ve had to overcome in my life is that I’m a rational human being. Sure I try to be, and sometimes I might succeed. …

Self-improvement

Top 74 Data Visualization Software in 2018

Data visualization software communicate information clearly and efficiently via statistical graphics, plots and information graphics. Visualization …

How to become an expert in reading other people

We'd all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

7 Underrated Job Skills That Will Get You a Raise

Getting people to do whatyou need them to do without forcing it is invaluable.<p>Hard work, negotiating prowess, teamwork: These are on every list of …

What Must Your B2B Firm Do to Improve Its Digital Marketing Prospects?

Marketing is just as important for B2B companies as it is for B2C companies. The digital marketing world has changed many things, but what it hasn’t changed is the need to build strong relationships with your customers.<p>The five main digital marketing must-dos for any B2B company show how to make …

Wordsmith for Excel turns your charts into reports on-the-fly

You might not have heard of Automated Insights before, but chances are you’ve probably seen what its software can do.<p>The company has developed Wordsmith, which is essentially AI that can write human-sounding reports from raw numerical data, such as financial reports and sales forecasts. It’s …

The Right Way to Delegate & Get Awesome Results

Let’s admit it: Delegating is tough. Because it requires transferring some of your work to someone else and trusting they’ll do it well and on time, …

Employment

The Future Belongs To Leaders Who Get Artificial Intelligence

6 steps to become 10 times smarter with Artificial Intelligence.<p>Co-Authors<p>Overnight on October 14, 2015, Tesla introduced an semi-autonomous driving system for owners of the Model S. Within a day, owners began uploading videos of themselves being driven around.<p>You can see the fear wash over …

Science Says You Shouldn't Work More Than This Number of Hours a Week

Working too much can be counterproductive and even hazardous to your health. You've been warned.<p>Do you work more than 40 hours a week? If you're an entrepreneur or small business owner, it's hard not to, but all that extra time in the workplace isn't necessarily a good thing. After a certain point, …

The Morning Ritual: 5 Things to Do Before Breakfast to Clear Your Mind and Start the Day

It's easy to wake up and just start running around the house like a crazy person making breakfast, checking email, putting dishes away, doing push-ups, rummaging through closet hangers for an outfit and getting the kids out of the house. Ambitiously, in the spirit of "getting it all done."<p>Most of …

Productivity

A Simple Brain Hack For More Creative Problem Solving

Think innovation is out of your reach? You’re just not approaching the thinking correctly.<p>Think outside the box.<p>This time-worn advice has been offered as a panacea for getting out of all manner of ruts and for jump-starting innovation. But <i>how</i> you exactly go about coming up with a creative solution …

The Best Data Visualizations of the Year Are Absolutely Incredible

The winners of the inaugural Data Stories Competition, which highlights some of the most creative and fascinating scientific data visualizations of …

Are Your Direct Reports Impacting Your Leadership Effectiveness?

A short time ago I was doing a workshop in New Jersey. One of the participants asked me an interesting question before the workshop began. “Is there any relationship between the effectiveness of a leader and the number of direct reports they manage?”<p>I acknowledged that at Zenger Folkman we had …

Twitter just released its playbook for building great mobile apps

Developers who want to know how to take advantage of Twitter’s tools and knowledge can do just that now that it has released its Mobile App Playbook.<p>The ‘book’ is really a series of of blog posts Twitter has been releasing over time on best practices for building apps, which obviously lean on …

3 Simple Habits That Will Boost Your Productivity

Complexity is the enemy of efficient execution. The more we can simplify things, the more efficient we can become and the better the results we will achieve. Here are three tips to lowering complexity and driving efficiency.<p>One of the biggest challenges in business is fighting complexity. The more …

Millions being wasted as the mobile marketing gap remains dangerously wide (event)

You know that the customer is completely mobile now, but apparently you don’t take marketing to them seriously. In fact, you’re wasting your money.<p>That’s a fair takeaway from early responses to our holistic mobile marketing study, the results of which we’ll discuss in depth at next month’s VB …

Here's why native ads will take over mobile by 2020

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Industry Insider" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Native ads are poised to take over the Internet, particularly on mobile.<p>These types of ads, which blend into the content around them (hence the name "native"), …

Digital Advertising

10 apps you should use every day to be more productive

This Is The App That Just Might Save Your Inbox

Basecamp and Slack get all the glory, but the future could be Hiver.<p>It's been twenty six years since AOL's "You've got mail," sound was heard for the first time, and almost a decade since the giant finally made email a free service to keep up with the competition. Today, 92% of adults use email and …

An ad agency has appointed the 'world's first artificially intelligent creative director'

AI-CD β was actually created by the agency under its 'Creative Genome Project', the first in a series of projects undertaken by the agency's 'McCann Millennials taskforce'.<p>The artificial intelligence can give creative direction on commercials because the data that forms the basis of the algorithm …

Artificial Intelligence

I Love You Baby, I Can't Get You Out of My Mind -- Love, Affection and Desire in Marriage

Source: www.fuccha.in<p>"I Love You, I Love You, I Love You! Don't You Know?""No, I don't! How will I know? I don't read minds!"<p>True Talk. Love is to be expressed.<p>You can't claim to love your spouse if you don't say or show it -- in fact, you may even say it and he/she won't believe because you don't …

Relationships

Brainy Is The New Sexy