Tagged: TEDx

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The Biggest Reason Why Startups Succeed

Bill Gross founded a lot of startups and incubated many others. He got curious about why some succeeded and others failed. So he gathered data from hundreds of companies, and ranked each company on five key factors. He found one factor that stands out from the others and it surprised...

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Better Medicine Through Machine Learning

Machine learning can not save money; it can also save lives by scouring a multitude of patients’ data and comparing them to one patient’s health data to detect symptoms 12 to 24 hours sooner than a doctor could. “In many pressing medical problems, the answers to knowing whom to treat,...

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The Incredible Inventions of Intuitive AI

In this TEDx talk, Maurice Conti shares his thoughts about the Augmented Age, an age where AI and connected systems augmented our natural human abilities. He starts off with the bold statement that more will change in how we live and work in the next 20 years than in the...

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The Storytelling Animal

Here’s an interesting talk by Jonathan Gottschall about the new movement to bridge the divide between the cultures of the sciences and the humanities. His most recent work, “The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human,” draws on the latest research in neuroscience, psychology and biology to explain storytelling’s evolution...