Paul Heise

10 Flips | 1 Magazine | 180 Likes | 23 Following | 77 Followers | @pheise | Entrepreneur. Investment Banker. Corporate Finance and M&A. Commodities and Financial Instruments. Lecturer at MBA University.

Humans just 0.01% of all life but have destroyed 83% of wild mammals – study

Humankind is revealed as simultaneously insignificant and utterly dominant in the grand scheme of life on Earth by a groundbreaking new assessment of all life on the planet.<p>The world’s 7.6 billion people represent just 0.01% of all living things, according to the study. Yet since the dawn of …

Biomass

New Quantum ML algorithm could revolutionise Quantum AI before it even begins

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>Artificial Intelligence, whether it’s Artificial General Intelligence or even Artificial Super Intelligence, could be …

If you’re so smart, why aren’t you rich? Turns out it’s just chance. - MIT Technology Review

The distribution of wealth follows a well-known pattern sometimes called an 80:20 rule: 80 percent of the wealth is owned by 20 percent of the …

IQ

Why you want blockchain-based AI, even if you don’t know it yet

The other night, my nine-year-old daughter (who is, of course, the most tech-savvy person in the house), introduced me to a new Amazon Alexa skill.<p>“Alexa, start a conversation,” she said.<p>We were immediately drawn into an experience with new bot, or, as the technologists would say, “conversational …

Blockchain

Looking Into the Crystal Ball: 22 Predictions for 2018

Predicting the future is hardly a precise science, but it's possible to identify macro trends by paying close attention to what's happening in an industry.<p>Predicting the future is hardly a precise science, but it's possible to identify macro trends by paying close attention to what's happening in …

Want to Be A Better Leader? Then Adopt These 9 Habits!

Great leadership works everywhere and with teams of all sizes<p>Over the course of my career, I must have spent over 3000 hours reading leadership books, attending training sessions, and studying leadership. From this I learned a lot of things which have worked, many that didn't and several I should …

These 7 Disruptive Technologies Could Be Worth Trillions of Dollars

Scientists, technologists, engineers, and visionaries are building the future. Amazing things are in the pipeline. It’s a big deal. But you already …

Deep Learning

Watch the Difference Between Automatic and Manual Transmission

Want to learn the difference between what manual transmission and automatic transmission is?<p>This video explains the pros and cons of both manual and …

Independent work: Choice, necessity, and the gig economy

The McKinsey Global Institute examines all the ways people are earning income, as well as the challenges independent work presents.<p><b>Working nine to</b> …

Creating a successful Internet of Things data marketplace

Monetizing the flood of information generated by the Internet of Things requires a well-executed strategy that creates value.<p><b>The Internet of Things</b> …