2 ex-Googlers are starting Humu, a machine learning company that wants to ‘make work better’

2 ex-Googlers are starting Humu, a #machinelearning company that wants to ‘make work better’

  • Less than a year after departing Google as its head of human resources, Laszlo Bock has become an entrepreneur.
  • Humu, likely named after the Hawaii state fish Humuhumunukunukuapua’a, could be an extension of Bock’s experience from shaping the culture at one of the largest tech companies in the world, and it may also leverage insights shared in his book Work Rules!
  • In a 2015 interview, Bock remarked: “We’ve learned a lot over the years about what makes work more meaningful and productive — we’ve studied this at Google, reviewed the academic research and listened to companies far away from Silicon Valley doing inspiring things on the people front.
  • Many services have tried to make work fun, but Humu wants to take a different approach, leveraging machine learning and science.
  • How that works exactly remains to be seen, but in a LinkedIn post, Bock wrote about how there should be a way to ensure that employees always have good days at work, and not one where people see it as a job: “We should be constantly learning and growing, and surrounded by people who are doing the same.

Less than a year after departing Google as its head of human resources, Laszlo Bock has become an entrepreneur. On Monday, he announced that he’s working on Humu, a startup designed to help us work better. He’s joined by Wayne Crosby, Google’s director of engineering who recently resigned. While details are sparse, the company plans on using science, machine learning, and “a little bit of love” to improve our jobs.
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​Artificial Intelligence deal “biggest yet” for University of Auckland

#ArtificialIntelligence deal “biggest yet” for University of Auckland  #NZ #AI

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  • Artificial Intelligence deal “biggest ” for University of Auckland
  • Intelligent computers that look, think and react like humans are the latest technology being developed at the University of Auckland to become a commercial venture.
  • Dr Sagar won two academy awards for his work on the Avatar blockbuster, and becomes CEO of Soul Machines.
  • The company is developing a completely new user interface between humans and machines, based on technology created by Dr Mark Sagar and his team at the Auckland Bioengineering Institute (ABI) at the University of Auckland.

Intelligent computers that look, think and react like humans are the latest technology being developed at the University of Auckland.
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12 Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know

12 #MachineLearning #Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know 
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  • The full article about the 12 Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know was posted by Mark van Rijmenam.
  • Algorithms have become part of our daily lives and they can be found in almost any aspect of business.
  • There are all kinds of algorithms and for each aspect of your business, there are different algorithms, which nowadays you can even buy at an algorithm marketplace .
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Artificial intelligence and Big Data to manage your wealth: robo-advisers – Dr. Kianor Shah

Artificial intelligence and Big Data to manage your wealth: robo-advisers

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12 Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know – Data Science Central

#MachineLearning: 12 Algorithms Every #Data Scientist Should Know ➡️  | by @DataScienceCtrl

  • Algorithms have become part of our daily lives and they can be found in almost any aspect of business.
  • There are all kinds of algorithms and for each aspect of your business, there are different algorithms, which nowadays you can even buy at an algorithm marketplace .
  • The full article about the 12 Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know was posted by Mark van Rijmenam.
  • Algoritmia provides developers with over 800 algorithms in the fields of audio and visual processing, machine learning and computer vision, saving developers precious time and money.
  • Gartner calls this the algorithmic business and it is changing the way we (should) run and manage our organizations.

The full article about the 12 Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know was posted by Mark van Rijmenam. Mark is an entrepreneur and a Big Data strategist. Algorithms have become part of our daily lives and they can be found in almost any aspect of business. Gartner calls this the algorithmic business and it is changing the way we (should) run and manage our organizations. There are all kinds of algorithms and for each aspect of your business, there are different algorithms, which nowadays you can even buy at an algorithm marketplace. Algoritmia provides developers with over 800 algorithms in the fields of audio and visual processing, machine learning and computer vision, saving developers precious time and money.
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12 Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know

12 #MachineLearning Algorithms Every #DataScientist Should Know  #abdsc #BigData #DataScience

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  • Algorithms have become part of our daily lives and they can be found in almost any aspect of business.
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12 Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know

12 Algorithms Every #DataScientist Should Know  #abdsc #BigData #DataScience #MachineLearning

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  • Algorithms have become part of our daily lives and they can be found in almost any aspect of business.
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12 Algorithms Every Data Scientist Should Know