Friday, December 16, 2016

Tony Robbins: 3 Steps to a Breakthrough

The 3 steps to a breakthrough (podcast)

Tony Robbins: 3 Steps to a Breakthrough (video)

in this order of importance:
  1. Change your state.
    "Your mental and emotional state determines your perception on life,
    and is essential to any breakthrough."
  2. Change your story.
    "stories we tell ourselves that keep us from implementing our goals"
  3. Change your strategy
    "find people who’ve achieved turnarounds and transformations and study what went right"

AI: Google Translation long story

The Great A.I. Awakening - The New York Times

"How Google used artificial intelligence to transform Google
Translate, one of its more popular services — and how
machine learning is poised to reinvent computing itself."

link from:
Next:Economy Newsletter - O'Reilly Media

Economy - O'Reilly Media

The great question of the 21st century: Whose black box do you trust? - O'Reilly Media
"...algorithms also shape the choices made by writers and publishers.
  • Do you write and publish what you think is most newsworthy, or what will get the most attention on social media? 
  • Do you use the format that will do the most justice to the subject (a deep, authoritative piece of research, a so called "longread"), or do you decide that it's more profitable to harvest attention with short, punchy articles that generate higher views and more advertising dollars? 
  • Do you choose video over text, even when text would let you do a better job?"