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Three New Tools Bring Machine Learning Insights to the Masses

Three New Tools Bring Machine Learning Insights to the Masses | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Over the past few years, machine learning has quickly become the "secret sauce" of large-scale web sites.
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Art and Cognition: Integrating the Visual Arts in the Curriculum (Language and Literacy Series)

Art and Cognition: Integrating the Visual Arts in the Curriculum (Language and Literacy Series) | Global Brain | Scoop.it
An examination of the cognitive implications of education in the arts to see how, or whether, individuals can develop their powers of thought more fully thr (Art and Cognition: Integrating the Visual Arts in the Curriculum (Language and Literacy…...
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Decisions 2.0: The Power of Collective Intelligence

Decisions 2.0: The Power of Collective Intelligence | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Information markets, wikis and other applications that tap into the collective intelligence of groups have recently generated tremendous interest. But what”s the reality behind the hype?
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Review of Menary’s (ed.) The Extended Mind

Review of Menary’s (ed.) The Extended Mind | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Richard Menary’s long time coming The Extended Mind is reviewed here by  Joseph Ulatowski.
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38 million Americans visit social networks via mobile | Create a ...

38 million Americans visit social networks via mobile | Create a ... | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Make a mobile website for yourself or your business. Use a free mobile website template by Wix.com and customize with ease. | 38 million Americans visit social networks via mobile.
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Researchers create first large-scale model of human mobility that incorporates human nature

Researchers create first large-scale model of human mobility that incorporates human nature | Global Brain | Scoop.it
For more than half a century, many social scientists and urban geographers interested in modeling the movement of people and goods between cities, states or countries have relied on a statistical formula called the gravity law, which measures the...
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Why our brains love Twitter: Cognition, Heuristics and Social Media

Why our brains love Twitter: Cognition, Heuristics and Social Media | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The human brain is undoubtedly an amazing thing. It is capable of organising and processing the almost constant streams of sensory data with which it is faced, whilst simultaneously controlling and...
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Building an Operating System for Cities

Building an Operating System for Cities | Global Brain | Scoop.it
IBM has been helping cities develop sophisticated monitoring and management systems for several years, but, until now, most of the technology solutions it provided were made to order. That’s not sustainable.

Via Richard Kastelein
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Emergence | Philosophical Explorations of the Human Mind

Emergence | Philosophical Explorations of the Human Mind | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Eventually, the question became a major debate among physicists: Do complex systems develop properties that are genuinely new, and not reducible to the properties of the underlying elements? ...
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IBM THINK Forum | A Conversation on Bringing Science to Leadership

A conversation with Dave Ferrucci, Fellow, IBM Research; Professor Thomas W. Malone, Patrick J. McGovern Professor of Management, MIT Sloan School of Managem...
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The Two Most Important Startups in the World

The Two Most Important Startups in the World | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Great post on crowd sourcing funding: The Two Most Important Startups in the World http://t.co/sJdBF4A9...
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Culturomics And The Google Book Project

Culturomics And The Google Book Project | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The digitisation of over 5 million books has created a huge dataset of cultural interest.
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Open Research Online - What do complex adaptive systems look ...

What do complex adaptive systems look like and what are the implications for innovation policy? Hall, Andy and Clark, Norman (2010). What do complex adaptive systems look like and what are the implications for innovation ...
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Global Industrial Robotics Market to Reach 204 Thousand Units by 2017, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. - BroadcastNewsroom

An interesting analysis of the state of affairs of industry and robotics.

 

Robotic technologies have undergone sea changes, over the decades, goaded on by the need to automate the workforce and achieve zero-error tasks/operations. Incremental technology developments in chip design have transformed robots into smaller, more intelligent and less inexpensive marvels of mechatronic engineering.

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What Google+ Needs To Do Now

What Google+ Needs To Do Now | Global Brain | Scoop.it
It has been five months since Google+ opened to everyone. 90 million users have at least turned it on, and new Google users get Google+ automatically. It underlies all of Google now, from search to chat to maps to YouTube.
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The Age of Connectome: Q&A with Sebastian Seung | Cocktail Party Physics, Scientific American Blog Network

The Age of Connectome: Q&A with Sebastian Seung | Cocktail Party Physics, Scientific American Blog Network | Global Brain | Scoop.it
In 1949, a Canadian psychologist named Donald Hebb penned the following revolutionary words in his pioneering work, The Organization of Behavior:...
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The Patient of the Future

The Patient of the Future | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Internet pioneer Larry Smarr's quest to quantify everything about his health led him to a startling discovery, an unusual partnership with his doctor, and more control over his life.
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Culture not genes drives humans forward

Culture not genes drives humans forward | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Evolutionary biologist at the University of Reading Professor Mark Pagel argues that our cultural influences are more important to our success as a species than our genes in his new book published this week.
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Subtle Multisensory Clues Reveal Other People's Emotions (preview)

Subtle Multisensory Clues Reveal Other People's Emotions (preview) | Global Brain | Scoop.it
When someone approaches you to ask, “What’s wrong?” you know that you are broadcasting unhappiness, whether or not you said a word. Perhaps it was a grimace or your sluggish gait that conveyed the message.
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Video & Audio: Dan Kahan: Cultural Cognition and the Challenge of Science Communication - Metadata

Video & Audio: Dan Kahan: Cultural Cognition and the Challenge of Science Communication - Metadata | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Dan Kahan: Cultural Cognition and the Challenge of Science Communication vid http://t.co/kVtMitho #HigherEd cc @CathyNDavidson...
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The 10 commandments of Collaboration | Collaboration Ideas

The 10 commandments of Collaboration | Collaboration Ideas | Global Brain | Scoop.it
Collaboration ideas: It is about team collaboration, co-work, collaboration techniques, books and resources, entertainment and more.

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Distributed Cognition and You | Earn Save Live

Distributed cognition argues that our intelligence doesn't just rest inside our heads. Instead, our cognition includes our ability to access and use various tools, resources, systems, and individuals to accomplish our goals.
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MEDIA: Why Crowdsourcing is Awesome « The Diversionist

I'm a huge proponent of crowdsourcing funding for creative projects. With Kickstarter getting projects that hit a million dollars, plus others like IndieGoGo growing at a steady pace, crowdsourcing is bigger than ever, and ...
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How Localmind taps into collective human intelligence to find you the best ... - The Next Web (blog)

How Localmind taps into collective human intelligence to find you the best ... - The Next Web (blog) | Global Brain | Scoop.it
The Next Web (blog)How Localmind taps into collective human intelligence to find you the best ...The Next Web (blog)Ratchitsky said that their goal was to create a service that tapped into collective human intelligence in real-time.
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5 Clever Social Media Campaigns To Learn From

5 Clever Social Media Campaigns To Learn From | Global Brain | Scoop.it
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.
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