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7 July 2019
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You need to work smart as well as hard if you want to reach your goals. While hard work requires you to pursue your goals under all circumstances, smart work saves a lot of time and allows you to be more organised.
 My posts
Why do we worry about Artificial Intelligence? Link

 Free ideas
An audio book A.I. reader app that "reads your kids to sleep". The app would use the parent's voice to read their child's favorite book.

A reverse lottery were we randomly force a billionaire to pay millions of dollars to poor people.

 News from everywhere
"I paid $47 an hour for someone to be my friend". An internet marketplace trading people's time and afternoon for cash isn't new. Link

Amazon is using computer vision to track inventory in its warehouses. Link

The Economist has an essay competition for young people: "Our essay competition for young people". Link

 Books everyone should read
Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts by B. Brown. Link

Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms
by Hannah Fry. Link

You've Got 8 Seconds by Paul Hellman. Link
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