Tag: #modern

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IS COMING FOR OUR FACES

EVERY STRANGER’S FACE hides a secret, but the smiles in this crowd conceal a big one: These people do not exist. They were generated by machine learning algorithms, for the purposes of probing whether AI-made faces can pass as real. […]

How long will it take to phase in driverless cars?

Aurora CEO Chris Urmson explains on The Vergecast Aurora CEO Chris Urmson stopped by The Vergecast to discuss the future of self-driving cars with Nilay Patel and Andrew Hawkins. They explore how the industry has evolved over […]

Pepsi is going to start putting its Aquafina water in aluminum cans

PepsiCo is planning to replace its plastic bottles of Aquafina with aluminum cans at locations around the U.S. The move is part of a broader initiative from the company to reduce its plastic use as a consumer backlash […]

How Elise built a thriving business as a Digital Nomad

A journey from selling beard oils to helping clients make money on Amazon — all on road People are racking up unbelievable profits selling on Amazon. Elise did just that and then started helping others to do it […]

7 Societal Changes That Invite New Venture Innovation

If every entrepreneur could predict the future, starting the right new business would be easy. Since my experience and interests have been primarily with technology, I’ve been watching those trends for a long time, and […]

Next Industry Ripe Change

“Disruption” is a word that gets overused. But let’s not lose sight of the fact that shaking up entrenched, complacent industries can do a world of good. Mobile banking in Africa has bypassed traditional banks […]

Social Entrepreneurship: How to Harness Business to Make the World a Better Place

Some people start businesses to improve the quality of their life, others seek to work for themselves, and some simply see an opportunity in the market that they can’t resist. But sometimes the thing that tickles […]

Level up with these time-tested memory techniques

Looking to improve your performance in our memory games — and for ways to use your memory more effectively? Try these classic memory hacks. 1. Hang it on a peg! “Pegging” is a helpful technique […]

Is There a Fifth Dimension?

Imagine a world where you can only move forwards and backwards along a line. You’d see nothing but single points in front of you, and nothing but single points behind you—a one-dimensional world. Now expand […]

WILL SMARTER CARS MAKE US SAFER DRIVERS?

I don’t have a self-driving car or anything, but I like to follow what’s happening as the technology evolves. Obviously, it’s intriguing to think of a future where you sit in a car and do […]