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Millennials have high expectations about user interfaces and are confident in their skills, but they’re error prone and their tendency to multitask reduces their task efficiency. “Millennial” is currently one of the most popular buzzwords in the media. Read more

Source: | February 08, 2017
Late last year, e27 reported that the Singapore government had a Facebook chatbot in the works. The chatbot would be used to push out regular news alerts and government announcements from the government information portal to subscribers. Read more

Source: | February 08, 2017
An earlier version of this story appeared in Das Magazin in December. On November 9 at around 8.30 AM., Michal Kosinski woke up in the Hotel Sunnehus in Zurich. The 34-year-old researcher had come to give a lecture at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) about the dangers of Big... Read more

Source: | January 31, 2017
Here’s a sentence you don’t get to read everyday: Kristen Stewart has surprised the artificial intelligence community by publishing a paper on machine learning. The Twilight actress recently made her directorial debut with the short film Come Swim, and in it used a machine learning technique known as “style... Read more

Source: The Verge | January 21, 2017
In the summer of 2016, self-confessed "Print Addict" Solomon Tsitsuashvili set himself a goal of creating a new print ad for 365 days in a row. He picked a new brand every day, then based on their history or background, created a quirky ad based around them. Read more

Source: | January 20, 2017