How machines learn (a great video explanation of deep learning)

Idea to Value

In today’s dose of inspiration, I wanted to give you an insight into one of the most innovative technologies of the past few years which has the potential to revolutionise entire industries: machine learning. The other is “deep learning” And this is where many of most innovative advanced in technology are happening right now, as it allows software to “learn” how to complete complex tasks which previously only humans could do.

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#1,723 – Self-Care Video Games

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

The running narrative has always been that video games are bad for us. But soon video games will do even more than that. And what if this something were designed to make doing good things for yourself as addictive as a video game? Learn a new dance.

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VIDEO: How Emotions Are Made

Game-Changer

Just over a year ago I became CEO of Netek , where we developed emotion recognition technology through cameras and EEG. In just over a year, I’ve learned many things about this exciting technology and how the field of affective computing, emotion recognition technology , is in the beginning stages. We need to get the science right for this industry to become interesting and take off; specifically the theory of emotions that underpins the technology.

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Intelligence Takes on a New Meaning for Retail Loss Prevention Technology

Business and Tech

As retail evolves its digital and automated methods for servicing customers, the approach and the technologies protecting retail are getting a whole lot smarter. Technology is the tool, but it’s only as powerful as the hands — and minds — that use it. Retail Technology

How Communities Are Leveraging Technology to Address Racial Equity

IdeaScale

Overview: Technology is allowing communities to both understand the scale and the nature of racial inequity in their midst. By improving access to technology, developing more effective technology, and using it to drive policy, they’re beginning to address long-standing racial issues.

Gaming for Good: Everything You Need To Know About Video Games Charities

Game-Changer

In a world that seems dominated by violence and cold-hearted people, you may be surprised to learn that people still care about their fellow human. Using Gaming Technology to Get Attention. Another way charities could get some extra attention is by using gaming technology such as VR (Virtual Reality). Innovation charity gaming video games

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Video of the Week: Amplify your ELLs’ voices with digital storytelling

eSchool News

note : Video of the Week picks are supplied by the editors of Common Sense Education , which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly. Click here to watch the video at Common Sense Education. Video: Curriculum Featured Video of the Week Video of the Week

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5G Is Far Bigger Than Faster Smartphones

Daniel Burrus

It’s easy to look at game-changing new technologies such as 5G and decide it’s safer to wait and see what will happen and how others might use them. Strategy based on uncertainty has high risk; that’s why so many wait when it comes to applying new technologies.

What This Video Of A Drone Fishing For Tuna Can Teach You About Disruption

Faisal Hoque

Take a look at this video of a few Australian guys beach-fishing for tuna with the help of a drone. The publishing industry spent the last decade creating an advertising-led free content model that’s now being sideswiped by simple ad-blocking technologies.

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What This Video Of A Drone Fishing For Tuna Can Teach You About Disruption

Faisal Hoque

Take a look at this video of a few Australian guys beach-fishing for tuna with the help of a drone. The publishing industry spent the last decade creating an advertising-led free content model that’s now being sideswiped by simple ad-blocking technologies.

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10 Strategies: How to Learn Advanced Concepts Fast

Game-Changer

It’s always been this way, but the accelerating adoption and integration of technology somehow makes it more pronounced and obvious that everything is indeed connected. In this environment, people and companies that survive and thrive are those who know how to learn ; fast. Notice I said “who know how to learn”, this is key because you can’t adjust course based on your own point of view if you don’t. How do you learn how to learn?

Innovation requires learning, relearning and unlearning

Jeffrey Phillips

While people are attending the "mandatory" training to learn material of vague importance to their day to day jobs, their inboxes are filling up, cat videos are going unwatched. Learning The fact of the matter is that most of us have spent the last 20 to 30 years learning to be efficient, to succeed at our first attempt. You can learn the tools to innovate, and the more you practice these tools and methods the more creative and capable you'll become.

How to enable Disruptive Innovation in an enterprise? [video included]

Be-novative

We created a short video for you on this topic. Subscribe to our channel as more videos are about to come every 1–2 weeks: [link] Besides the stage-gate process that is perfect for supporting continuous improvement in a company, we need to adopt more agile techniques that builds on small sprints of design thinking, creativity enhancing techniques and lean startup methods adopted for the company’s innovation culture. Disruptive Innovation is not a linear process.

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12 Technology Categories That Will Transform Careers

Daniel Burrus

As technology continues to impact our lives, workers at every level in today’s ever-changing labor market need to be prepared with skills to adapt and succeed in the workplace. The problem is, we live in an uncertain world, and because of the high levels of uncertainty we all face, people of all ages and careers are finding it difficult to know what new skills to learn, what courses to take, and what degrees to get that will provide them with the most opportunity going forward.

Transformation is the Only Way to Really Change the Game 

Daniel Burrus

Companies scrambled to convert most of their staff to a remote work environment using what was likely legacy technology never considered to be useful, as most never believed a global pandemic could strike in the way it did.

Gartner’s Lewis Farran Explains Technology Trends And Managing For The Future

Game-Changer

This was Lewis Farran’s message from a recent presentation he gave at a conference in Tijuana focused on Gartner’s top 10 strategic technology trends list, which include: AI foundations, intelligent apps, intelligent things, digital twins, cloud to the edge, conversational platform, immersive experience, blockchain, event-driven and continuous adaptive risk and trust. His own areas of personal interest are artificial intelligence, machine learning and quantum computation.

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5 Valuable Innovation Lessons Companies can Learn from Google

IdeaScale

But Google has learned from these failures: Google Glass doesn’t make a great consumer product, for example, but for industrial applications it’s perfect. YouTube is designed to make video universally accessible, although maybe Google’s mission should be to clean out those comment sections. What can we learn from Google? This can range from exploring how technology can encourage social good to just neat new ideas for products that interest people.

Marketers Must Learn to Anticipate Content Trends

Daniel Burrus

Once mobile technology became popular, it didn’t take long for that age group to be on the move. In no time, videos were streaming on iTunes. As technology-driven change changes direction, it is easier, and far more profitable, to change direction with it. “It’s In my work as a technology and business futurist, I have found the most effective way to approach becoming an Anticipatory Organization is to focus on demographics, government regulations, and technology.

How Gamification Can Alter Our Behavior

Daniel Burrus

During this unique period of technology-driven transformation, the education sector has so far been slow to embrace the power of digital tools that can be used to accelerate learning. This is forcing a dramatic rethink of how we can help people of all ages learn, comprehend and retain the knowledge they need to take their lives and careers to the next level. But, when it comes to technology, it’s not the tool, it’s how we use it.

All Work and No Play May Not Help Your Bottom Line

Daniel Burrus

It is no secret that children are attracted to video games like moths to light. Believe it or not, they are likely learning while playing their favorite game, and furthermore, we as adults can learn a lot about these intuitive young individuals based on what they play.

Bringing the Shopping Experience Into the Future

Business and Tech

Retail technology. The solution is a modern onboarding and training platform focused on mobile-first and micro-learning. “It Bigtincan’s Learning Hub uses videos, documents, and other assets in an easy-to-use, searchable app that can be accessed on mobile devices.

How to Come Up with Disruptive Ideas Using ‘Random Words’? [Including Video]

Be-novative

In fact, we never really learn how to solve creative problems in school , neither solve real-life challenges at home, nor in a work environment. Here is a video where Pris, Be-novative’s CEO explains the steps: [link] You can do these in person with post-it notes or you can also create a virtual challenge in Be-novative by clicking here. We, at Be-novative , had an ideation session with engineers of a Fortune2000 technology enterprise, a well-established, well-known brand.

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Telehealth and COVID-19: The Global Rise of Telehealth and Advances in Digital Health Technology in the Post COVID-19 World

Yet2

COVID-19 has catapulted global telehealth to the forefront of medical care, flourishing with new and existing technologies ready for healthcare workers to use in a serious effort to combat this deadly virus in a preventative manner. Supportive technology.

3 Lessons Learned from Open Nation 2017

IdeaScale

They came to discuss how crowdsourcing ideas is changing their organizations and to learn best practices from each other. They harnessed and adapted consumer grade technologies to aid their rescue efforts. Later, they ran an IdeaScale campaign to capture the lessons Coast Guardsmen learned in the response. If you watch only one video from Open Nation, watch this one ! The post 3 Lessons Learned from Open Nation 2017 appeared first on IdeaScale.

Testing New Business Ideas: Learnings from OWLET [Part 1]

Strategyzer Innovation

We often use the OWLET team video from the International Business Model Competition in 2013 to illustrate how to de-risk new ideas, cheaply and quickly. What can we learn from Owlet on testing new business ideas? At Strategyzer we often use the Owlet video (a pitch that led the Owlet team to win the International Business Model Competition in 2013) when we train business teams on how to execute innovation sprints.

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Covid-19: Strategy as a Learning System

InnovationLabs

Strategy as a Learning System. This is “Strategy as a Learning System,” for as change never stops, learning never stops. A fantastic way to find the answer to question 4 is the engage in an ecosystem-wide learning process.

A New Role For Humans: Prepping Data So AI Can Learn To Do Our Jobs

Game-Changer

The Next Economy will be driven by 10 key emerging technologies , underpinned by artificial intelligence. The vision is that it will become a general purpose technology, like a utility, that is likely to scale across every industry, every sector of our economy and nearly every aspect of science, society and culture. The main way computers learn to do tasks is by getting fed information by us. My company, Netek, does emotion recognition technology through cameras and EEG.

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The Human Factor: Digital Connectivity Still Needs a Human Touch

Daniel Burrus

We live in an amazing era of technology-driven transformation that’s redefining how we sell, market, communicate, collaborate, innovate, train, and educate—all in an amazingly short period of time. Will technology disrupt my business to the point of closing it? Social Learning.

Leading Your Medical Business To A New Technological Dawn

The Human Factor

The medical industry is one of the most unique for specialist technology. When you go into a hospital or a regular doctor’s surgery, you will see technology that you won’t spot anywhere else. Running such a business gives you ample freedom to choose the kind of technology you want for your patients. It gives you more freedom to implement the kind of innovative technology that you believe would give your customers a better experience. Smart technologies.

Seizing an Opportunity for Women in the Metaverse

Business and Tech

Many people think women don’t love video games, but they’re wrong. One in three people worldwide plays video games, and nearly half of those gamers are women. In fact, the purpose of the ESA Foundation is to help build a pipeline of future video game professionals.

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ADAPT OR STALL – THE KEY TO A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS IN A CHANGING WORLD

ImagineNation

In order to succeed in digital marketing, being open to learning and adapting as quickly as possible is crucial to business success and growth. Well, it was one of the most crucial video shops of its time.

Five Technology Tools for Capturing and Sharing On-the-Road Learning

Boxes and Arrows

They intend to blog and Twitter their way across the country, sharing their experiences via video, audio, photos and written reflections. This got me thinking this morning about the right tech tools for this kind of trip, which, in turn, led me to think about how learning needs to get out of the office and into the field. Learning on the Road. Sending someone to a conference to record audio and video interviews, etc. Five On-the-Road Technology Tools.

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Innovations linkages to Strategy is vitally important

Paul Hobcraft

In the video conversation with the link to this conversation here , Jeffrey and I discuss a number of helpful points of strategy and innovation linkage. It can be where it plans to invest its technology options to leverage knowledge.

Post-Pandemic Planning Requires Anticipation

Daniel Burrus

Will machine learning make our entire operation irrelevant? Virtualized education existed as an option as the Internet grew more prominent, yet look how fast online learning increased due to a pandemic disruption!

Participating and Hosting Effective Virtual Meetings

Rmukesh Gupta

When it comes to virtual meetings, we are just learning as we go along. Video: Humans brains are a lot more tuned to images than audio. So, keep your video switched on. Almost all tools these days allow you to stream your video while you participate in a virtual call.

Participating and Hosting Effective Virtual Meetings

Rmukesh Gupta

When it comes to virtual meetings, we are just learning as we go along. Video: Humans brains are a lot more tuned to images than audio. So, keep your video switched on. Almost all tools these days allow you to stream your video while you participate in a virtual call.

Today’s CTO: The Chief Transformation Officer

Daniel Burrus

In the past, I suggested that the role of the CIO needs to shift from that of a Chief Information Officer to a Chief Innovation Officer, largely due to the rapid, multiple technology-driven transformations that are always occurring. But just as the CIO’s role needs to change, so too does the CTO’s role—from Chief Technology Officer to Chief Transformation Officer. No longer will this position’s relevance be tied to how well he or she can oversee the development of technology.

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Using Learners' "Technoprofiles" to Integrate Social Media and Learning

Boxes and Arrows

Via Christine Martell at Blog Cascadia comes this learning framework from Ray Jimenez on choosing social media for learning. Ray points out that the tendency in using social media for learning is to force creator status on everyone: The tendency in early adoptions of social networking in learning is the over emphasis on learners becoming active participants. Although we need to spend time developing things like podcasts, videos, ect.,

Virtual Reality and Subliminal Marketing

Daniel Burrus

There is little doubt that VR has the potential to revolutionize the entire entertainment, tourism and even learning industries if audiences adopt the concept of strapping a device to their heads. At the same time, there will be those who feel instantly compelled to compare the technology to such fads as the first 3D television. The billboard followed the yawning video with this message: “Did you yawn, too?

Learning Circuits Blog Big Question: E-Learning

Xplaner

The Learning Circuits Blog Big Question for October is about E-Learning, specifically: What advice would you give to someone new to the field (of E-Learning). Videos/screencasts you should watch? What would your To Learn List look like? I also create E-Learning as a technical course developer at EMC. Where I work, the course developers are expected to be SMEs on the technology for which they write instruction.

3D printed space rockets [Innovation highlight]

Idea to Value

But I recently saw this video about 3D printed rockets may yet be the most impressive use case I have come across. I have talked about the value of 3D printing frequently before, such as in the context of printing unique shapes and even entire homes.

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The 4 Reasons Verizon Should Buy Yahoo

Adam Hartung

Google is #1 in video, with Facebook #2, and Yahoo will never catch either. As supporting technology and products Yahoo is worth quite a bit more to Verizon than it will ever be as an independent competitor to investors – who likely cannot keep up the investment rates necessary to keep Yahoo alive. Last week we learned there will be more layoffs and business closings as Yahoo again cannot find any growth prospects.

Fake Until Proven True

Rmukesh Gupta

This is going to be part of the learning that we as a species need to do as part of our evolution. There are now software that are capable of producing videos of real people talking about stuff in a way that looks true but is completely made up. Given the pace at which this technology is evolving, we need to consciously learn not to share any information without actually verifying of its authenticity in at least a few different sources. The Real Problem with Fake News.

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