Why You Should Join the Maker Movement

In this week’s Brain Boost: why you should join the maker movement. Face-to-Face Collaboration is Important A new paper from scientists at MIT suggests that getting face-to-face with collaborators makes a huge difference. The scientists found that when low-cost airlines make fares available –especially to young people– remote teams that are more able to meet…

New LinkedIn Student, Google Tag Manager, & Storytelling for Leaders

In this week’s Brain Boost: LinkedIn Student, Google Tag Manager, and Storytelling. LinkedIn Student LinkedIn has launched an artificially intelligent app for students. The new app, called LinkedIn Student, uses machine learning to mine your connections, the roles that alumni from your university occupy, and geographical data to push company and job recommendations to you.…

Tay the AI Chatbot, Algorithmic Social Media, Pinterest Video Ads, and a new AMA

Tay the AI Chatbot Tay is an artificially intelligent chatbot developed by the teams at Microsoft and Bing. It has a Twitter profile and two other social media profiles. The way this works is that it uses machine learning to learn from its conversations with humans, however, within 24 hours of launching on Twitter, people…