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I used the startup that gives you a free personal stylist and my wardrobe is now so much better

Walking around shops, trying on clothes, glancing at price tags — I don't enjoy any of that. The closest I have come to enjoying a shopping experience happened after I downed a few champagne cocktails beforehand.<p>But I've found a better solution that doesn't require alcohol. It's called Thread, a …

The Hunt For Unicorn Data Scientists Lifts Salaries For All Data Analytics Professionals

Unicorn Data Scientists (upgraded from “sexy data scientists”) are hard to find and are paid more than $200,000 per year. A new survey finds that the rising data science tide lifts the compensation of all other data analytics professionals , even if they don’t know how to code.<p>The Burtch Works …

Big Data

Building a Medium viable product

Over the past five months, I took an inkling of an idea, used Medium to test its viability and grow an audience around it, and launched a product.<p>If this project is a marathon, I’m probably just approaching the starting line now — so there’s a long way to go — but I’ve worked hard to get here and …

Product Management

Facebook's Human-Powered Assistant May Just Supercharge AI

Face it: Siri sucks. So often, she has no clue what you're saying. And when she does, there's a pretty good chance she'll respond with nothing more …

One of Silicon Valley's top angel investors shares 8 books that changed his life

He's invested in well over 100 startups, including several "unicorns" like Twitter and Uber that went on to become huge companies. He is also the founding CEO of AngelList, a resource for entrepreneurs and angel investors to find each other and make deals.<p>He recently spoke with "The 4-Hour …

19 books by CEOs that will teach you how to run the world

But the ones worth reading ditch the platitudes in favor of instructive anecdotes — which is why they so often come from execs who have lived through it.<p>From the memoir of a former gang member to an analysis of the most efficient hiring methods, here are the best leadership books from people who …

'I Read This 20 Times:' Five Founders Pick The Best Books For Startups

Five founders pick the best books for startups. One French entrepreneur recommends a literary classic she’s read 20 times and says the principles within it have everything to do with her business. Entrepreneurs from around the globe weigh in with their most inspiring business books.<p><b>Gabriel García</b> …

Startups

Amazon launches a $100 million fund to support the AI brain behind its Echo device

Amazon has taken the cloud-based intelligence behind its voice-controlled Echo device and is offering it up free to anyone who wants to use it. And …

Building the most productive data science stack with Python

At Base, we are all about productivity. We’re building Base to make sales professionals and whole organizations 10 times more productive. But there …

Data Storytelling: The Ultimate Collection of Resources

Storytelling