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When Companies Want to Innovate, But Investors Won’t Let Them

Businesses understand the power of digital innovations to reshape industries and markets. Yet, time and again, they have struggled to innovate with new and disruptive technologies.<p>Clayton Christensen and others argue that an incumbent’s failure has little to do with the newness or complexity of the …

Innovation

The Increasingly Stronger Case For Hiring 'Athlete' Employees

As I’ve noted in prior columns, there’s a surging interest in the hiring and job placement of collegiate athletes, for good reason. Not all collegiate athletes aspire to go “pro.” Even for the NFL, which chooses 200 candidates in its 7 rounds of draft at the end of each season, the odds of a …

Student Athletes

These Are the Best Homemade Granola Bars I’ve Ever Had

Food director Carla Lalli Music shares why she really loves these granola bars in her weekly newsletter.<p><i>Every Wednesday night,</i> Bon Appétit <i>food director Carla Lalli Music takes over our newsletter with a sleeper-hit recipe from the Test Kitchen vault. It gets better: If you sign up for our</i> …

Granola

The 7 Most Epic, Secret Mountain Bike Trails in America

There are some stateside mountain bike destinations that simply stand above the rest.<p>Moab, Crested Butte, Park City—these are all famed for their …

Mountain Biking

Learn the Art of Marketing Your Brand with Little or No Budget

A few tricks that can help you push your brand ahead of the clutter with little or no money (sounds enticing, doesn't it?)<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>A lot of discourse gets thrown …

Customers

Yin is the ooey-gooey style of yoga that your tight *everything* needs

Seeing the word “yin” tends to conjure its counterpart: yang. Visually, these two represent the complementary aspects of opposing sides of a circle, …

Lifestyle

Disaster in the Alps

At 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 29, 2018, a group of ten skiers set out from a secluded mountain hut more than 9,000 feet up in the Swiss Alps. Perched on the top of a rocky hill surrounded by towering peaks and mountainsides, the Dix hut is a quirky, three-story stone building with a beautiful, …

Why Design Thinking Works

Occasionally, a new way of organizing work leads to extraordinary improvements. Total quality management did that in manufacturing in the 1980s by combining a set of tools—kanban cards, quality circles, and so on—with the insight that people on the shop floor could do much higher level work than …

Design Thinking

Integrate.ai pulls in $30M to help businesses make better customer-centric decisions

Helping businesses bring more firepower to the fight against AI-fuelled disruptors is the name of the game for Integrate.ai, a Canadian startup that’s announcing a $30M Series A today.<p>The round is led by Portag3 Ventures . Other VCs include Georgian Partners, Real Ventures, plus other (unnamed) …

Customers

Two design students build a charming, off-grid summer cabin in a remote Finnish forest

Design students Timm Bergmann and Jonas Becker (now Studio Politaire) decided to put their learned knowledge to the test by building an off-grid …

Off-grid

MIT Lincoln Laboratory develops AI that shows its decision-making process

Artificial intelligence (AI) that explains its decisions like a human? It’s not as far-fetched as you might think.<p>In a paper published by MIT’s Lincoln Laboratory Intelligence and Decision Technologies Group (“Transparency by Design: Closing the Gap Between Performance and Interpretability in …

Business

Your Navigation Is Outdated. Here's How to Fix It.

The revolutionary way we now use maps in our everyday lives has, in the last decade, actually changed the physical world. Businesses succeed or fail based on their inclusion and priority. Once quiet streets are now full of cars, for the promise of a few seconds saved. Nicaragua almost went to war …

Maps

Evernote might be in trouble, so here's how to get your notes out of it completely and safely

Tips<p>By<p>We wish the company well —but while there's any chance it's in trouble, we at least want a backup of our information, and we want it accessible …

Productivity

Artificial intelligence is going to completely change your life

Just as electricity transformed the way industries functioned in the past century, artificial intelligence — the science of programming cognitive …

Artificial Intelligence

Citi Seeks Credit Markets Edge With New Fintech Investment Group

If you can’t beat them, join them. Or maybe invest in them.<p>That’s the ethos at Citigroup Inc., which has created a group to invest in financial …

Wall Street

Measuring AI startups by the right yardstick

Building a B2B AI startup is hard enough between struggling to obtain training data and fighting with major tech companies to secure talent. Building a B2B AI startup held to the well-established software-as-a-service (SaaS) metrics is even harder. While many AI businesses deliver value via …

Startups

The Future of Fraud Protection is Intelligence…and a Gentle Touch

Modern banks don’t just protect your data, they search the Dark Web for it<p>How do you train an AI to have a difficult discussion? You make it …

Artificial Intelligence

Homemade pita bread is so much better — and easier — than you might think

I still vividly remember the first time our baking instructor at culinary school made pita bread, shortly after dawn in a brightly lit Pasadena baking lab many years ago. She made a batch of bread dough, rolled it out into rounds the size of small Frisbees and deftly slid the discs onto the hot …

Los Angeles

Technology in Swimming

The bad news is who has the time to compile all of the new data, analyze it, and perhaps most challenging, interpret how this information should …

Swimming

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

Dessert

The AI, machine learning, and data science conundrum: Who will manage the algorithms?

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are being adopted at a rapid clip, and the management headaches are just about to begin.<p>Artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Store Bananas So They Don't Turn Black

The first—and maybe only—rule that you need to know when it comes to storing bananas is to avoid keeping bananas in the fridge, especially before …

Shhh! This Picture-Perfect Beach Community Is Florida's Best-Kept Secret

<b>The Scene</b><p>South Walton is made up of sixteen planned towns built less than 30 years ago, affording regional planners and architects an opportunity most can only dream of: to construct entire towns from the ground up. South Walton’s blessing, and what makes it worth visiting, is that these charming, …

Florida

New technology moves AIOps out to the edge

Artificial intelligence for operations (AIOps) is gaining ground, allowing businesses to use AI and machine learning on big data from their devices …

Big Data

How to Make No-Bake Energy Balls - Chowhound

Hiking can be as casual or as strenuous as you like, but whether you’re doing a 3-mile loop around a relatively flat lake or a 12-mile uphill …

Breakfast

Inside Salesforce Ventures — the investment arm behind a $1 billion software ecosystem fueling growth

Salesforce Ventures is one of the most active firms in corporate venture capital, third behind GV (Google) and Intel Capital in 2017, according to CB Insights.<p>The firm makes an average of one deal a week between new and return investments, and while its investments are by all accounts a success …

Salesforce

You Should Put a Bowl of Vinegar in Your Dishwasher

White vinegar is the darling of homemade cleaning supplies. Whether someone is committed to green cleaning, wants a hard-working multi-purpose …

Cleaning

The World’s First Beer Hotel — With In-room Taps and Shower Mini-bars — Is Finally Opening

To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including …

Machine Learning as a Service (MLaaS) Market 2018: Emerging Technologies, Historical Analysis, Global Opportunities, Competitive Landscape and Industry Segments Poised For Strong Growth In Future 2022

Aug 22, 2018 (Heraldkeeper via COMTEX) -- Market Research Future published a research report on "Machine Learning as a Service (MLaaS) Market …

The AI Paradox: How A Deep Learning Startup Is Building Successful AI Solutions

We have a paradox staring us in the face. On one hand, artificial intelligence is everywhere:<p>A Google search for “AI” returns 2.3 billion hits — one web page for every person in China, India and United States, combined.<br>• The startup database Crunchbase lists 9,532 ventures doing artificial …

Google Search