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What is UX Writing?

There’s a new job in town. Well, maybe not “new,” but certainly popping up with increasing frequency. Google’s looking. Amazon’s looking. Dropbox, …

Putin’s Real Long Game

The world order we know is already over, and Russia is moving fast to grab the advantage. Can Trump figure out the new war in time to win it?<p>A little over a year ago, on a pleasant late fall evening, I was sitting on my front porch with a friend best described as a Ukrainian freedom fighter. He was …

Political Science

How Amazon innovates in ways that Google and Apple can't

The Echo, Amazon’s voice-controlled speaker, was a big hit this holiday season. Amazon is keeping specific sales figures under wraps, but the company says it sold nine times as many Echo devices during the holidays as it did a year earlier.<p>It’s the latest example of Amazon pioneering a new product …

Innovation

9 Rules of Storytelling from Moneyball Writer Michael Lewis

“Have the nerve to be yourself” — and other advice from a master storyteller<p>Michael Lewis is the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of multiple books …

Moneyball

Presence Capital's Phil Chen tells us why he turned down $100 million for his VR-only venture capital fund

Presence is in the process of investing $10 million in dozens of early-stage VR companies, in the hopes of growing the nascent ecosystem around headsets, game platforms, movies and content creation. Presence has already done about 28 deals, earning a reputation as the single most-active VR-focused …

Virtual Reality

Why the next great SaaS company will look nothing like Salesforce

For years, a truism in software investing was that the value of application software lies in data, not in technology. Companies like Salesforce, Workday, and ServiceNow are valuable because they are the “system of record” (SoR), or single source of truth, for their customers’ most valuable …

Future of the NFL: The Virtual, Augmented, 3D, 360-Degree Football Experience

Tom Brady is standing on the pool table in your man cave.<p>Brady looks real enough to reach out and touch as he waits for the snap behind the Patriots line. His receivers hover over the corner pockets. Rob Gronkowski is standing on your pool table as well, though that's somehow less surprising.<p>In …

Inside Magic Leap, The Secretive $4.5 Billion Startup Changing Computing Forever

The hottest ticket in tech is an invitation to a banal South Florida business park, indistinguishable on the outside from countless other office buildings that dot America’s suburban landscape. Inside, it’s a whole different story. A different reality, in fact. Humanoid robots walk down the halls, …

Augmented Reality

Steve Jobs Interview Product People should get promoted Over Sales Marketing People

Steve Jobs

Forget Google and Amazon and invest in these Asian tech giants

Many investors have profited hugely from America’s booming tech industry, but should they now switch their money to Asia’s fast-growing rivals?<p>Investors have flocked to Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google (now traded under parent company Alphabet), profiting from the enormous rise in the value of …

BARACK OBAMA NEURAL NETS,SELF-DRIVING CARS,AND THE FUTURE OF THE WORLD

IT’S HARD TO think of a single technology that will shape our world more in the next 50 years than artificial intelligence. As machine learning …

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Barack Obama Talks AI, Robo Cars, and the Future of the World

Photographs by Christopher Anderson/Magnum Photos for WIRED<p>IT’S HARD TO think of a single technology that will shape our world more in the next 50 …

Artificial Intelligence

Growth | Alex Schultz

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WHEREVER I go these days, at home or abroad, people ask me the same question: what is happening in the American political system? How has a country …

Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen explains how AI will change the world

Recent breakthroughs in artificial intelligence and machine learning are enabling computers to understand the world and respond intelligently to it. Google is already embracing these technologies for Android, but they’re poised to have bigger implications, touching everything from drones to medical …

Artificial Intelligence

Sam Altman’s Manifest Destiny

Is the head of Y Combinator fixing the world, or trying to take over Silicon Valley?<p>One balmy May evening, thirty of Silicon Valley’s top entrepreneurs gathered in a private room at the Berlinetta Lounge, in San Francisco. Paul Graham considered the founders of Instacart, DoorDash, Docker, and …

9 Useful Apps for Product Managers

If you are a product manager, you know just how important great tools are for planning and managing your team’s progress on a daily basis. If you’re …

Product Management

GitLab-Digital Ocean partnership to provide free hosting for continuous online code testing

GitLab.com users have always had free access to the Gitlab programmer’s toolset including GitLab Runner. Today it announced a new feature called Gitlab Runner Autoscale that allows continuous code testing at scale, and to make that even more palatable, the company teamed up with cloud …

Mobile Is Eating the World (2016)

In this update of his past presentations on Mobile Eating the World -- delivered most recently at The Guardian's Changing Media Summit -- a16z’s Benedict Evans takes us through how technology is universal through mobile. How mobile is not a subset of the internet anymore. And how mobile (and …

Eating

Top 10 Posts on Product Management from the Industry's Best

I thought I'd follow up my recent post on What is Product Management? with a summary of ten of the most informative and inspiring posts I've come …

How Docker Makes Testing More Efficient

Testing your software is important. Automating your testing and having continuous integration for your project in place is a matter of best practice …

Continuous Testing: What Exactly is It?

The aptly named DevOps practice of Continuous Testing synchronizes Testing/QA with Dev and Ops processes optimized to achieve business and …

30 Must-Have Tools to Support DevOps - Part 2

April 02, 2018<p>As March Madness is well underway, the journey to the NCAA basketball national championship feels much like the journey many …

Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts And Market Estimates, 2016

• Morgan Stanley predicts Microsoft cloud products will be 30% of revenue by 2018.<br>• In 2015, Amazon Web Services (AWS) generated $7.88B in revenue with Q4 2015, up 69% over last year.<br>• Worldwide spending on public cloud services will grow at a 19.4% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from nearly $70B in …

Amazon Web Services

9 features you need to demand from a hosted continuous integration service

After the explosion of Github, where source code is located offsite, and the rise of cloud computing services such as Amazon Web Services, the next …

Design Thinking Shakes Up The Beige World Of Enterprise Software

Supply-chain management software gets sexy. But should it?<p>Farewell’s website has the familiar look and feel of a startup software launch in the mid-2010s: highly saturated, widescreen colors; slick-as-hell typography and animated infographics; a short promotional film that looks like it was …

Obstacles to Success of Cloud-Based Apps

To gather insights for <i>DZone's Cloud Research Guide</i>, scheduled for release in April, 2016, we spoke to 28 executives, from 23 companies, who develop …

Docker Offers an Enterprise "Containers as a Service" Package

Docker wants to make it easy for enterprises to set up their own internal “Containers as a Service” (CaaS) operations, releasing an integrated …

DevOps