How will Artificial Intelligence affect crime, war, justice, jobs,
society and our very sense of being human. The rise of AI has the
potential to transform our future more than any other
technology—and there’s nobody better qualified or
situated to explore that future than Max Tegmark, an MIT professor
who’s helped mainstream research on how to keep AI
In your pocket is something amazing. a quick and easy way to
summon a total stranger who will take you anywhere you’d
like. In your hands is something equally amazing. the untold story
of Uber’s meteoric rise, and the massive ambitions of its
larger-than-life founder and CEO.
World-renowned economist Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive
Chairman of the World Economic Forum, explains that we have an
opportunity to shape the fourth industrial revolution, which
will fundamentally alter how we live and work.
Schwab argues that this revolution is different in scale, scope and
complexity from any that have come before.
In September 2014, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba raised
$25 billion in the world’s biggest-ever initial public
offering. Since then, millions of investors and managers worldwide
have pondered a fundamental question. What’s really
going on with the new wave of China’s disruptors.
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One of the world’s leading authorities on global security,
Marc Goodman takes readers deep into the digital underground to
expose the alarming ways criminals, corporations, and even
countries are using new and emerging technologies against
you—and how this makes everyone more vulnerable than ever
Twice a year in the heart of Silicon Valley, a small investment
firm called Y Combinator selects an elite group of young
entrepreneurs from around the world for three months of intense
work and instruction. Their brand-new two- or three-person
start-ups are given a seemingly impossible challenge.
Whether it's a faulty memory, a tendency to multitask, or
difficulty managing our time, every one of us has limitations
conspiring to keep us from being organized. But, as organizational
guru and former Google CIO Douglas C. Merrill points out, it isn't