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Failing the Third Machine Age: When Robots Come for Grandma — Medium

Posted on | September 2, 2014 | No Comments

Failing the Third Machine Age: When Robots Come for Grandma — The Message — Medium

And this automation always moves up the value chain. First, the machine does the arithmetic, but the human is still solving the integrals. Then Matlab comes for the integrals. Next, machines are doing mathematical proofs, and so up it goes the value chain, often until it hits a regulatory block, hence Silicon Valley’s constant desire to undermine regulation and licensing. Doctors are somewhat safe, for example, because of licensing requirements, but technology can find a way around that, too: witness the boom in cheaper radiologists located in India, reading US-based patients x-rays and MRIs; and “homework tutors” that tutor US-based kids remotely from China.

Poll: Most Americans Want to Criminalize Pre-Teens Playing Unsupervised – Reason.com

Posted on | September 2, 2014 | No Comments

Poll: Most Americans Want to Criminalize Pre-Teens Playing Unsupervised – Reason.com

A whopping 68 percent of Americans think there should be a law
that prohibits kids 9 and under from playing at the park
unsupervised, despite the fact that most of them no doubt grew up
doing just that.

Utopia or dystopia? A vision of the future through immersive 3D glasses, by Atheer Labs

Posted on | September 2, 2014 | No Comments

A vision of the future through immersive 3D glasses, by Atheer Labs – YouTube

Become a Better Writer with 10 Simple Tips – TIME

Posted on | August 21, 2014 | No Comments

Become a Better Writer with 10 Simple Tips – TIME

Do you enjoy writing? Does it come naturally to you? Do colleagues praise you for your crisp, articulate, Nobel Laureate-worthy email updates?

The Long-Distance Journey of a Fast-Food Order – New York Times

Posted on | August 21, 2014 | No Comments

The Long-Distance Journey of a Fast-Food Order – New York Times

The goals of such centers are not just to cut labor costs but also to provide more focused customer service — improving the level of personal attention by sending Happy Meal orders on a thousand-mile round trip.

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Posted on | August 14, 2014 | No Comments

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The Best Fonts to Use in Print, Online, and Email

Posted on | August 13, 2014 | No Comments

The Best Fonts to Use in Print, Online, and Email

So online, the best font to go with is sans serif.

A 2002 study by the Software Usability and Research Laboratory concluded that:

  1. The most legible fonts were Arial, Courier, and Verdana.
  2. At 10-point size, participants preferred Verdana. Times New Roman was the least preferred.
  3. At 12-point size, Arial was preferred and Times New Roman was the least preferred.
  4. The preferred font overall was Verdana, and Times New Roman was the least preferred.

Something very strange is happening in Miami – Salon.com

Posted on | August 12, 2014 | No Comments

Something very strange is happening in Miami – Salon.com

Banks are required to file a Suspicious Activities Report (SAR) with the Treasury Department if they suspect a client is depositing or transferring corrupt money. Real estate agents and title insurers are exempt from that requirement—as are businesses that primarily sell luxury goods such as jewelry, yachts and private planes—which makes property an especially attractive vehicle to money launderers. Furthermore, bank tellers don’t receive a commission on the deposits they accept, so they are more likely to ask questions of a dubious customer than a real estate agent, who stands to make a huge commission on a multimillion-dollar luxury condo deal.

What You Can Learn from KISSmetrics’ SEO Strategy | OkDork.com

Posted on | August 11, 2014 | No Comments

What You Can Learn from KISSmetrics’ SEO Strategy | OkDork.com

this section contains a summary of my most important observations for KISSmetrics and tips for you as you audit your site:

? CAN SOCIAL MEDIA MAKE US HAPPY?JavierMarti.co.uk – YouTube

Posted on | August 6, 2014 | No Comments

? CAN SOCIAL MEDIA MAKE US HAPPY? #100happydays – YouTube

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  • About Javier Marti

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    As a Strategy Consultant, speaker and founder of BitcoinGlobalInvestments.com, SunshineHypnosis.co.uk, and HypnoticSales.co.uk, Javier is dedicated to help organizations, small businesses and individuals to optimize systems, increase profits and make better choices in business and in life. He is the author of the book "Mobile, Domains & The Future"
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