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The Technology Of The Future Is Changing Business Today

October 16, 2019 No Comments

Tech billionaires Elon Musk and Jack Ma put artificial intelligence in the spotlight when they staged a public debate on the future of the technology earlier this month. Musk reiterated his concern regarding the potentially negative consequences AI could unleash on society, while Ma took a markedly more optimistic tone. Both agreed, however, that the…

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Read the full transcript of ABC News’ 3rd Democratic debate

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Read the full transcript of the third 2020 Democratic Debate airing on Thursday night, Sept. 12, 2019, on ABC News. Interested in Democratic Party? Add Democratic Party as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Democratic Party news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Please note: This is a rush transcript that…

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Warren Takes Facebook’s Ad Policy, Fires It Right Back At Zuckerberg And Trump

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is taking advantage of Facebook’s rules to prove a point about the social network’s refusal to ban posting false ads and statements from politicians. The Democratic presidential candidate is running an ad that begins with “breaking news” that then goes on to make the (fake) claim that the company and its CEO…

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Can Gimlet Turn a Podcast Network Into a Disruptive Platform?

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Listen and subscribe to this podcast via Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | RSS Harvard Business School professors John Deighton and Jeffrey Rayport discuss their case, “Gimlet Media: A Podcasting Startup,” and how two former public radio producers launch a podcast network, entering the last frontier of digital media. Can they turn a content supplier…

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In Latin America, the business of trolling threatens Twitter’s disruptive power

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Matthew Carpenter-Arévalo Contributor Matthew Carpenter-Arévalo is a former Google and Twitter manager and current CEO of Céntrico Digital, a Latin American-based digital agency. More posts by this contributor In 2012, the emblematic podcast This American Life did a special on politics in Afghanistan. They noted that in order to be a politician in Afghanistan, one…

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The tech backlash is real, and it’s accelerating

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Is there a backlash toward the technology industry in the culture? I tend to think so, having written about its various twists and turns most weekdays for the past couple years now. But sometimes an obsession with a beat can lead to myopia, and so it can be useful to check in with your assumptions…

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Profits or the Public Interest: The Debate Continues

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DealBook|Profits or the Public Interest: The Debate ContinuesMaking money should not be companies’ only goal, Business Roundtable argued recently. There are those who disagree.ImageCreditCreditKotryna ZukauskaiteSept. 18, 2019When a group of the nation’s largest companies said last month that they had changed their mission strictly from making profits to also include benefiting “customers, employees, suppliers, communities…

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Tim Cook Defends Removal of Hong Kong Mapping App From App Store in Leaked Memo

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Apple CEO Tim Cook has written to employees defending the company’s controversial decision to pull an app used by Hong Kong protestors to coordinate gatherings and avoid large concentrations of police. Apple removed HKMap Live from the App Store on Thursday following the app’s approval last week, which itself only came after an internal review…

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Depression: Brief change in diet may relieve symptoms – Medical News Today

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In the first study of its type, researchers conclude that even a brief shift in dietary habits can alleviate the symptoms of depression in young adults. The findings offer hope, but more work is needed. Is there a link between healthful food and good mental health? Science has now clearly established the impact of poor […]

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Diet and Depression: What You Eat Can Help Improve Mood, New Study Finds : The Salt – NPR

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Depression symptoms dropped significantly in a group of young adults who ate a Mediterranean-style diet for three weeks. It’s the latest study to show that food can influence mental health. Claudia Totir/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Claudia Totir/Getty Images Depression symptoms dropped significantly in a group of young adults who ate a Mediterranean-style diet […]

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