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AI Should be Reducing Bias, Not Introducing it in Recruiting

It’s easy to celebrate the accelerating ability of AI and machine learning to solve problems. It can be more difficult, however, to admit that this technology might be causing them in the first place. Tech companies that have implemented algorithms meant to be an objective, bias-free solution to recruiting more female talent have learned this […]

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Data is the Future of Brand Identity

Brands have always used a host of different tools, from advertising to product design, to clearly define themselves to their audiences. They understand that without communicating their voice, values, mission and approach, many brands would feel largely interchangeable. Sure, Nike makes sneakers and apparel for athletes, with a message that speaks to speed, design, and […]

Do Apps That Support Side Gigs Help or Hurt the Economy?

Do Apps That Support Side Gigs Help or Hurt the Economy?

In the past decade, we’ve seen an explosion in apps that support the gig economy—a growing trend of people pursuing independent contract work, often remotely, instead of or in addition to a mainstream job. There has been both support of and criticism for the gig economy as an economic tool, and apps are clearly the […]

How to Save Money Filing Patents

How to Save Money Filing Patents

If you are in the position of potentially needing a patent, you will want to get some information before you file. The first two bullet points are entities for which you will want to become intimately acquainted. USPTO = United States Patent and Trademark Office. Applicants who qualify for small entity status can reduce many […]

Deliver a Seamless Consumer Experience

Use AI to Deliver a Seamless Consumer Experience

Old-school marketing techniques that include guesswork held up by flimsy market research don’t always reflect what consumers want. But now retailers can eliminate the guesswork and incorporate real consumer feedback to gain a competitive edge. Plus, Millennials are excited to work with robots, complain to robots, and date robots, so it comes as no surprise that they want robots to help […]

QA Testing – Manual, Automated, or Crowdsourced

When working on software development, no matter the team you are on, it is crucial that all people involved share a common belief. That belief is that testing is extremely important and should be executed in the most accurate manner possible. The actual testing means in order for your software to be reliable and error-proof […]

Computing Power Suppliers are Shifting Gears for AI

Computing Power Suppliers are Shifting Gears for AI

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing everything from the information we see on our Facebook feeds, to improving diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions. The computing power suppliers are shifting gears for AI. According to McKinsey, it has the potential to create an additional $13 trillion in global economic output by 2030. Governments and start-ups alike […]

Here’s Where Recent Grads Want to Work in 2019

Many graduates from May 2018 have found jobs, but some are still looking. That group of “those who are still looking,”  now coupled with the December 2018 graduates — all find themselves vying for similar positions. The fact is some industries are in more demand than others. Finding out where graduates plan to work in […]

What Does Your Credit Card Company Know About You?

What Does Your Credit Card Company Know About You?

In today’s world, it’s common for businesses to gather as much data on their customers as possible. Big data and related analyses have the potential to help companies develop new, better products for their customers and provide more unique experiences for those customers. And for financial institutions, those data are even more precious, since they […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Future of Neural Networks

Everything You Need to Know About the Future of Neural Networks

Neural networks are arguably the technological development with the most potential currently on the horizon. Through neural networks, we could feasibly handle almost any computational or contemplative task automatically, and someday, with greater processing power than the human brain. For now, neural networks are still in their infancy, but already, they’re an impressive technology responsible […]

How Gaming Can Inspire Your Office

5 Unexpected Gaming Tech Innovations That Can Improve Your Office

Gaming industry innovations can make your office a healthier, better place to work. Building a great workplace takes more than ping-pong tables and arcade games. But fun and games certainly don’t hurt. In fact, casual gaming might actually make workers more productive. In a study published in Human Factors, researchers found that participants who paused […]