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Katie Ledecky first freshman to win Honda Cup in 35 years

Katie Ledecky wasn’t named the best athlete in her own conference, but she did take the Honda Cup, awarded to the NCAA female athlete of the year. 145 more words

Olympics

Empathy, Sympathy, and Compassion

I know.  The Dalai Lama and innumerable others who are far more evolved than I have explained the meaning of compassion many times.  Their explanations are eloquent and compelling, but maybe a little cryptic to those, like me, who stand a little outside the “congregation.”  So I’m in search of an understanding that works for me. 1,228 more words

Letters On Aging

Waltzing Through Andrew Ng’s Machine Learning Course

Machine Learning is a field that is gaining prominence at the moment, and more importantly so since it is powering other fields of engineering and making machines smarter. 648 more words

Artificial Intelligence

Digital Trends: Adobe And Stanford Just Taught AI To Edit Videos — With Impressive Results

Digital Trends: Adobe And Stanford Just Taught AI To Edit Videos — With Impressive Results. “Just one minute of video typically takes several hours of editing — but Stanford and Adobe researchers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) program that partially automates the editing process, while still giving the user creative control over the final result.”

Research & Opinion

Key Stanford researcher joins Apple's digital healthcare talent pool

”Apple Inc. is hiring Stanford’s digital health leader, Dr. Sumbul Desai, Stanford Medicine confirmed to Internet Health Management,” April Berthene reports for Digital Commerce 360’s Internet Health Management. 249 more words

News

The Icon Speaks [Video]

Ratan Tata, the former chairman of the Tata Group and one of the greatest business leaders of the world, talks about how his global group has leveraged India’s strength in accepting changes; how the world initially doubted if Jaguar would be safe and secure in the hands of an Indian automobile company ; how large organisations have to be more socially responsible in business; and much more.  18 more words

Business