How to Perform Keyword Research and Rank in 2020 from HubSpot’s SEO Senior Strategist

Undoubtedly, search has changed in recent years.
Consider, for instance, what happens when I search for the term “Skiing”: 
I’m immediately shown images of skiers, as well as top stories related to skiing, and even a local Google Maps panel with nearby ski mountains.

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Crystal Gazing AI Trends: 20 Reasons Why 2020 Will Herald the Age of Intelligent Conversations

A Reflection on My Two Years of Journey Working in the Area of Conversational AI
A spate of recent developments promises to drive great changes in the global economy. Technologies such as Robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Machine Learning (ML) have advanced to the extent that the world is ripe for a great leap into the age of intelligent automation.

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Can a Content Management System Bridge the Digital Experience Divide?

In recent years, one term has seemingly come to dominate discussions surrounding online businesses — digital experience. And just like a decade ago, when IT and Marketing departments still debated who should edit the website, optimize for search engines and manage customer databases, the digital experience is causing a similar rift within companies.

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The Guide to Successful Silent Videos for Facebook Video Ads (+ Examples)

In recent years, Facebook has become a powerful platform for posting, sharing, and watching videos. In fact, nowadays, people watch more than 100 million hours of Facebook videos on a daily basis.
However, unlike traditional viewing on television and even YouTube, a large percentage of people watch Facebook videos from their smartphones, and play them silently from their news feed.

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Millennials vs. Gen Z: Why Marketers Need to Know the Difference

In recent years, there’s been a common misconception that Gen Z and millennials are essentially the same.
When companies discuss reaching younger audiences, many often lump Gen Z and millennials into the same group and create one campaign strategy that they believe fits both groups.
Sure, many millennials and Gen Zers are considered “young adults.

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USA Has Highest Number of CCTV Cameras per Person in the World

According to a recent report released by PreciseSecurity.com, the USA has the highest number of CCTV cameras per person in the world.
This is despite China having four times as many CCTV cameras in total compared to the USA.
CCTV Cameras Expand All Over The World
Data shows China is a leading country in terms of surveillance.

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Marketing Automation is Used to Its Full Capacity by Only 2% of B2B Marketers

Communigator has collaborated with Smart Insights to bring us their recent survey results in relation to Marketing Automation. For both B2B and B2C companies, Marketing Automation is a valuable tool. These survey results show how applications and attitudes have changed since a similar study from 2016.
1 in 8 businesses in 2019 is not using Marketing Automation, compared to 18% in 2016.

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5 Ways Visual Search Will Change the Way You Market

Hubspot’s recent List of Marketing Statistics for 2019 identified an unmistakable trend — the importance of visual content on social media.
One of the highlighted studies found that the average person has the ability to recall 65% of the visual content they see almost three days later.

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Computer Vision and Visual SLAM vs. AI Agents

With all the recent advancements in end-to-end deep learning, it is now possible to train AI agents to perform many different tasks (some in simulation and some in the real-world). End-to-end learning allows one to replace a multi-component, hand-engineered system with a single learning network that can process raw sensor data and output actions for the AI to take in the physical world.

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Document worth reading: “Adversarial Examples in Modern Machine Learning: A Review”

Recent research has found that many families of machine learning models are vulnerable to adversarial examples: inputs that are specifically designed to cause the target model to produce erroneous outputs. In this survey, we focus on machine learning models in the visual domain, where methods for generating and detecting such examples have been most extensively studied.

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Software patents are evil, but BSD+Patents is probably not the solution

TL;DR: I discuss my perspective in the recent BSD+Patents episode with
Facebook Open Source.
Patents and Open Source
Disclaimer: I am not a lawyer
Many open source software (OSS) projects led by industry giants use the Apache
License 2.0 (henceforth the ASL2.0), compared with the MIT or BSD licenses
which also enjoy popularity amongst many other OSS projects.

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From data to insights: Waste statistics

Environmental protection has always been a topic close to my heart as I’m a nature lover. In the recent years, I could feel the effects of climate change more and more; Singapore has already felt the effects of extreme weather, from recording the warmest year on record in 2017, to a cold spell where temperatures dropped to 21 degrees Celsius earlier in January 2017.

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