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Personalization: The power of a weary smile

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Personalization has conquered the market by employing a few basic psychological mechanisms married with technological capabilities. Although people grow hypersensitive about protecting their privacy, they then turn around and readily share their digital data...
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What do your digital devices know about you & more…

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The Whole Purpose of Education is to turn Mirrors into Windows - Sydney D. Harris  Look through those Windows as gateways of Opportunity - Stay informed & keep learning. For a daily dose on Technology,...
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Peloton IPO: Some factors investors should consider

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In late August, connected bike and treadmill company Peloton - described as the “Netflix of exercise” - filed paperwork to go public. Their business model is based on a combination of hardware sales and ongoing...
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Hipster Data

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From an unprofitable company to data mogul If you live in a big city, you might have noticed the arrival of weird new vehicles: electric scooters. If you’re over 40, you might have been annoyed by all...
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How Hedge Funds Are Profiting From Your Data

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The Full Extent of How Your Personal Data is Being (Mis)used You are going to the supermarket for groceries; on your shopping list, you have fruits, chocolate, and paper towels. While this is a simple...
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Politicians and AI. Can national strategies succeed?

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Politicians are increasingly aware of the various consequences of the expansion of technologies linked to artificial intelligence. We do not know whether their assertions today will remain relevant a few years from now and...
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On Artificial Intelligence and Surveillance Capitalism

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Intro: From Super-Elixer to Dangerous Dark Art Big Tech, which is always now: AI-fueled Big Tech, has made shopping, searching, connecting to friends on your preferred platforms astonishingly easy. Which is why the masses, including...
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The Artificial Intelligence 8 Billion Dataset Ecosystem

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In about 5 years from now, 2024, the world population is expected to be around 8 billion. Now, not all of that 8 billion will be using natural language processing (NLP)-enabled services, but this...
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How to Not Be Creepy While Using Employee Data in Workforce Management

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Tech companies (ab)using personal data is today’s 1984. And while Facebook is at the forefront of our outrage, a growing industry in the HR Tech space is also experiencing challenges overcoming the creepiness factor...
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Your personal Data is at risk in this multi billion dollar industry

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In an increasingly digitized & data-driven world your personal data has become a precious commodity as it is rightly called the "new oil". The security of your personal data becomes paramount with the exchange...
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Fixing Photography

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Deep Domain Expertise Weighs In to Reinvent a Broken Business Introduction Have photographs lost their economic value? One might make that case by connecting the dots, from photo agency consolidation and the transition from film to digital...
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Reducing your digital footprint by staying invisible online

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Cyber security & Data privacy have emerged as one of the biggest concerns for the billions of internet users across the globe and while the social media & other online platforms have a moral...
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Big Data Analytics in Telemedicine Reshaping the Healthcare Industry

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Telemedicine market is booming and Big Data analytics is transforming Telemedicine in a big way. Let’s see how… Recently, there has been a big explosion in the use of telemedicine, fuelled by the Coronavirus pandemic....
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What is SaaS & why do the Tech investors love this model

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Investors love to put their money in reputable businesses which have a sustainable model of business in the long run with a history of being profitable. SaaS (Software as a Service) model certainly falls...
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Deep Learning, Top Technology Trends for 2019, Fintech Glossary & more…

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Here is the value added content from my Twitter feed for this week. Hope you learn, enjoy & get something out of it. If you like the content you can always follow me on...
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6 Alternatives to the Yahoo Finance API

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Yahoo Finance API is over -- long live New Finance APIs! The Yahoo Finance API has long been a reliable tool for many of the data-driven investors. Many have relied on their real-time data-flow and have...
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Three Amazing Ways Technology Can Diagnose Coronavirus

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The Coronavirus Virus or Virion as biologists know it is only about 200 nanometers in diameter and it is spreading across the globe like wildfire.  But how will you know when you get the Coronavirus...
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The Future of Fashion Is Getting Very Personal

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And it is bound to stay that way. In the last few years, the biggest change we have seen in the commerce space is digitization. With the arrival of the digital landscape we also saw...
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Cognitive Cyber Security

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As cyberattacks increase in scale and complexity, artificial intelligence (AI) helps resource-intensive security operations and analysts stay ahead of the threat. Artificial intelligence is changing the game by analyzing vast amounts of risk data...
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Another Engineered Global Economic Crisis Looming? Not if Our Data Economy Can Help it

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The development of our DApp, called DECENTR, is currently progressing in lockstep with our R&D as part of our upcoming H2020 bids. This continues to excite significant industry and investor interest in the decentralised...