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Zalando’s Director of Engineering on AI and the future of fashion

Last week’s TNW Conference featured an amazing lineup of speakers, all sharing their unique knowledge and insights into the future of tech. A prominent theme this year was machine learning and artificial intelligence — namely, how industries can harness its p…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
8:20am PDT - May 16th, 2019

Zalando’s Director of Engineering on AI and the future of fashion

Last week’s TNW Conference featured an amazing lineup of speakers, all sharing their unique knowledge and insights into the future of tech. A prominent theme this year was machine learning and artificial intelligence — namely, how industries can harness its p…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
8:20am PDT - May 16th, 2019

Eurovision Tel Aviv 2019: Why the song contest is bigger than ever

Here's why Eurovision is bigger than ever before, told by the contestants transforming its image.

new amsterdam - BBC News
4:13pm PDT - May 11th, 2019

Penguin poop helps create, cultivate life in Antarctica, study claims

Penguin poop is apparently the secret to biodiversity in Antarctica, a new study has found.

new amsterdam - Fox News
4:56pm PDT - May 9th, 2019

Delta to workers: Spend money on video games, not dues; union supporters outraged

The International Association of Machinists is trying to organize Delta ground workers and flight attendants and Delta is fighting the effort.

new amsterdam - USA Today
3:19pm PDT - May 9th, 2019

Measles Outbreak: Fears Over New Clusters of Unvaccinated Children in New York

Health authorities have been focusing on schools affiliated with ultra-Orthodox Judaism. But immunization data shows that reluctance to vaccinate is much more widespread.

new amsterdam - The New York Times
11:48am PDT - May 9th, 2019

Advance Publications is taking an unlikely diversification strategy

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here. Condé Nast owner Advance Publications will spend up to $10 billi…

new amsterdam - Business Insider
7:03am PDT - May 9th, 2019

Nike reveals a new form of tech to find shoppers' perfect shoe size (NKE)

Nike is rolling out new technology that will enable customers to find their perfect fit of shoe from the brand. Customers will use the foot-scanning feature on the app, via their smartphone camera. This scanner picks up 13 different measurements, and a machin…

new amsterdam - Business Insider
4:30am PDT - May 9th, 2019

Deloitte’s tips on coming up with viable blockchain use cases

Today at TNW2019 in Amsterdam, consulting giant Deloitte shared some tips on how to use blockchain to streamline your business operations – and find suitable use cases for the fledgling technology. In a workshop titled “Beyond tech: blockchain strategy for co…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
2:47am PDT - May 9th, 2019

Needle exchanges find new champions among Republicans

More Republicans, at the statehouse level, are saying research and results support their endorsement of a once controversial plan to limit disease among drug users.

new amsterdam - USA Today
6:58am PDT - May 8th, 2019

9 smart techniques to truly understand your customers’ needs

Understanding and meeting your customers’ needs can be challenging, especially with market forces constantly changing. To succeed, you need to be a good listener and discover how your customers feel about your product. Take the charismatic fishmonger Richard …

new amsterdam - The Next Web
6:41am PDT - May 7th, 2019

Learn how to create life-saving code with IBM at TNW2019

With new technology emerging, we can create and code solutions to the planet’s toughest problems. At ​TNW Conference​ in Amsterdam this week, you can learn how at IBM’s workshops on blockchain, AI, machine learning, quantum computing, and IoT. In just two hou…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
4:42am PDT - May 7th, 2019

TRON suffered from a critical bug that could’ve crashed its entire blockchain

Just a single machine could have brought TRON’s entire blockchain to a screeching holt, a new HackerOne disclosure has revealed. Until quite recently, bad actors were reportedly able to maliciously consume the CPU power of the network with Distributed Denial-…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
8:49am PDT - May 6th, 2019

Bitfinex is skewing Bitcoin’s price so much, it’s now being ignored by CoinMarketCap

Cryptocurrency market information website CoinMarketCap is no longer including Bitfinex’s Bitcoin price in its weighted average due to skewed data. Bitcoin‘s weighted average price is $5,696.94 (at the time of writing). However, on Bitfinex, it’s listed at $6…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
7:55am PDT - May 6th, 2019

Prince Harry cuts Netherlands visit in half as royal baby's arrival draws closer

Prince Harry will go abroad next week for just one day instead of two, but palace says it's not connected to the wait for birth of Duchess Meghan's royal baby.

new amsterdam - USA Today
12:37pm PDT - May 3rd, 2019

150 of the top tech startup cities join forces at TNW2019

Silicon Valley may be the largest tech hub in the world, but other areas aren’t far behind. Major cities like Amsterdam and Barcelona have become thriving ecosystems for tech startups. But as we move into a new era of tech innovation, these cities are facing …

new amsterdam - The Next Web
6:53am PDT - May 3rd, 2019

This designer wants to make robots less scary

Humans have a weird relationship with robots, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. We’re simultaneously delighted and appalled by their capabilities and autonomy. When we see what the latest inventions can do to make our lives easier, we immediately…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
3:09am PDT - May 3rd, 2019

This designer wants to make robots less scary

Humans have a weird relationship with robots, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. We’re simultaneously delighted and appalled by their capabilities and autonomy. When we see what the latest inventions can do to make our lives easier, we immediately…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
3:09am PDT - May 3rd, 2019

Bitcoin price surges past $5,600 to set new 2019 high

Bitcoin‘s price has pushed past $5,600 and set a new 2019-high for the third time in less than a month. The rally comes despite recent confirmation that the world’s most popular stablecoin, Tether, is not completely backed “one-to-one” with cash. Bitcoin‘s ma…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
1:31am PDT - May 3rd, 2019

1 million crypto-jacking attempts blocked daily, despite Coinhive’s demise

The cryptocurrency mining script Coinhive may have shut down earlier this year, but crypto-jackers are still active across the internet. Many devices originally infected with Coinhive are also still trying to illicitly mine cryptocurrency. According to new fi…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
7:59am PDT - May 2nd, 2019

NYPD: Bitcoin thieves posing as government officials have stolen over $2M

New York’s Police Department (NYPD) is alerting the public about phone scammers posing as Social Security Administration officials and requesting payment in Bitcoin, prepaid gift cards, and bank wire transfers. NYPD noted the scammers have already thieved mil…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
3:05am PDT - May 2nd, 2019

Childhood obesity can now be predicted within months of a baby's birth

A new calculator can predict whether a 10-year-old will be overweight - within months of their birth - by assessing 12 different factors.

new amsterdam - The Telegraph
4:01pm PDT - May 1st, 2019

The Hull City AFC ‘cryptocurrency’ buyout has quietly fallen through

Contrary to what reports from last year suggested, English Championship football club Hull City AFC won’t be getting acquired by cryptocurrency crowd funding platform SportyCo. According to sources familiar with the matter, SportyCo’s managing director, Marko…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
7:41am PDT - May 1st, 2019

AI is already changing how cancer is diagnosed

Cancer is a worldwide issue. Statistics show that 17 million cases of the disease were diagnosed across the globe last year alone. Depressingly, the same research suggests there will be 27.5 million new cancer cases diagnosed each year by 2040. Although the s…

new amsterdam - The Next Web
5:20am PDT - May 1st, 2019

$356 million in cryptocurrency stolen in first three months of 2019

Cryptocurrency thieves earned at least $356 million in the first quarter of 2019, which could see the industry face a billion-dollar money laundering problem by year’s end. Payments from US-based exchanges to offshore cryptocurrency wallets also increased 46 …

new amsterdam - The Next Web
5:17am PDT - May 1st, 2019

RT @sloggi1999: @Baron3121 Learned something new @Baron3121. And for the Dutch fans 'The Dopamine Rush Suite' is a nice song because we hea…

Anna Fantastic (@1annafantastic)
9:44am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @Cycling_Embassy: "Cycling Research Review" is a new YouTube channel started by @TUeindhoven and @UvA_Amsterdam PhD Candidate @GeorgeInT

Jaap Kamminga (@IkEcht)
9:43am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @justinsuntron: Yesterday, celebrated the end of Day 1 of #TNW2019 in the heart of Amsterdam with a #TRON sponsored party! Had a blast s…

nida nevling (@nidanevling5)
9:33am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

A cocktail in a prohibition era presentation at thetailoramsterdam. We are the very first to experience their new cocktail menu in this lovely venue. Excellent! @TheKarenT #JnKinEurope @ Amsterdam, Netherlands https://t.co/Kw79qqZLXu

Jay Turner (@JayTurner901)
9:29am PDT - May 22nd, 2019
Gallery of photos of Amsterdam following my solo trip - new page added to my website https://t.co/5xDPt1WDyr
Links to places to stay, solo activities and restaurants
#Amsterdam #photography https://t.co/JC1Y7a66o0

Gallery of photos of Amsterdam following my solo trip - new page added to my website https://t.co/5xDPt1WDyr Links to places to stay, solo activities and restaurants #Amsterdam #photography https://t.co/JC1Y7a66o0

Solo Travel Jude Waters (@JudeWaters4)
9:26am PDT - May 22nd, 2019
RT @onlmaps: New Amsterdam  c. 1660  #map #maps https://t.co/QNQ6xuLgFh

RT @onlmaps: New Amsterdam c. 1660 #map #maps https://t.co/QNQ6xuLgFh

Fernando Cotelo (@fcotelo)
9:08am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @MarijuanaB2B: Las Vegas, which just became one of the few U.S. cities that will let visitors legally consume the marijuana they can leg…

MJBA (@MJBAnet)
9:07am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @highergtv: Time to allow cannabis use - the same they let folks suck down alcohol in bars and restaurants. #LegalizeIt https://t.co/gL9…

MJBA (@MJBAnet)
9:07am PDT - May 22nd, 2019
RT @onlmaps: New Amsterdam  c. 1660  #map #maps https://t.co/QNQ6xuLgFh

RT @onlmaps: New Amsterdam c. 1660 #map #maps https://t.co/QNQ6xuLgFh

Paulin (@paulo_librelond)
8:39am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @justinsuntron: Yesterday, celebrated the end of Day 1 of #TNW2019 in the heart of Amsterdam with a #TRON sponsored party! Had a blast s…

ayanna penmetsa (@ayannapenmetsa4)
8:36am PDT - May 22nd, 2019
RT @onlmaps: New Amsterdam  c. 1660  #map #maps https://t.co/QNQ6xuLgFh

RT @onlmaps: New Amsterdam c. 1660 #map #maps https://t.co/QNQ6xuLgFh

Michael (@MichaelCoeUK)
8:34am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

RT @londonpartners: Delighted that #London has achieved top place in the IESE Cities in Motion Index 2019, with New York and Amsterdam also…

Dept.Int.Trade Spain (@tradegovukESP)
8:32am PDT - May 22nd, 2019

Helping policy makers make the mental transition to new success criteria.> To the postcapitalist city … via Amsterdam circa 1619 https://t.co/dHnrPU5dZH via @socialeurope

Declan Leddin (@LeddinDeclan)
2:05am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @justinsuntron: Yesterday, celebrated the end of Day 1 of #TNW2019 in the heart of Amsterdam with a #TRON sponsored party! Had a blast s…

meghan canzani (@meghancanzani6)
2:01am PDT - May 21st, 2019

New #job: Marketing Associate Location: Amsterdam .. https://t.co/H33oRU8yuj #jobs #hiring

Michael Page NL Jobs (@MPNL_Jobs)
1:55am PDT - May 21st, 2019
Come say hi! We're at PLMA fair in Amsterdam at the moment. You'll find us, our new Fazer Snacks family, cinnamon buns and delicious root vegetable bread at our stand F1332 in Europe Hall (Food from Finland Pavilion). #PLMA #Amsterdam #northernmagicmadereal https://t.co/8ooGNXFMj2

Come say hi! We're at PLMA fair in Amsterdam at the moment. You'll find us, our new Fazer Snacks family, cinnamon buns and delicious root vegetable bread at our stand F1332 in Europe Hall (Food from Finland Pavilion). #PLMA #Amsterdam #northernmagicmadereal https://t.co/8ooGNXFMj2

Fazer (@FazerSuomi)
1:50am PDT - May 21st, 2019
RT @comknopp: New artwork for sale! -

RT @comknopp: New artwork for sale! - "Vondelpark, Amsterdam" - https://t.co/XJzfdLfGfT @fineartamerica https://t.co/Zv13Ac0XXE

Ruby Lake (@RoseHeather1802)
1:45am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @aral: @paulmasonnews I’m all for such a place but we must ensure that human rights (not “data rights”, data doesn’t have rights, humans…

Aral Balkan (@aral@mastodon.ar.al) (@aral)
1:14am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @ponypeople: The new batch of ceramics is up for preview! They’ll be available for purchase tomorrow Tuesday the 23rd at 8PM CEST Amster…

PrincessScissors (@BellaraScissors)
1:13am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @justinsuntron: Yesterday, celebrated the end of Day 1 of #TNW2019 in the heart of Amsterdam with a #TRON sponsored party! Had a blast s…

therese bakalian (@theresebakalia4)
1:07am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @skoop: Dutch companies using PHP! Do you need some extra help? I have an amazing senior developer available immediately for a new proje…

Ingewikkeld (@ingewikkeldnet)
1:05am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @LowlandsTrade: On our way to the Amsterdam #PLMA. Looking forward to a great day and many great new products! @NetCanCoC @diederikbeute

PLManufacturers Assn (@PLMA_USA)
1:05am PDT - May 21st, 2019

RT @skoop: Dutch companies using PHP! Do you need some extra help? I have an amazing senior developer available immediately for a new proje…

Rick Kuipers (@rskuipers)
1:04am PDT - May 21st, 2019

BBC News - Rise in global sea levels could have 'profound consequences' https://t.co/NqsgfjyljN - here the link to the open access PNAS article: https://t.co/7L4bbxsEGd - cities like New York, Shanghai, Mumbai, Amsterdam, Stockholm are physically at risk

Christian Breyer (@ChristianOnRE)
1:04am PDT - May 21st, 2019

Dutch companies using PHP! Do you need some extra help? I have an amazing senior developer available immediately for a new project. Haarlem/Amsterdam/Alkmaar region, or outside of that region if part-time remote work is an option

@skoop ❤️ (@skoop)
1:00am PDT - May 21st, 2019

I get so frustrated watching shows on @NBC. The 'background' music is overpowering the voice tracks! Wish I could hear the New Amsterdam actors lines. PLEASE FIX IT!

Stacy Howell (@spacebeans)
3:33pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

New Amsterdam episode 16 in that blizzard has me counting every single blessing I have. @FreemaOfficial

shan (@shannonwedley)
3:28pm PDT - May 18th, 2019
I've just watched episode S01E18 of New Amsterdam (2...! #tvtime https://t.co/lyX8kwEKtl https://t.co/K0WATtvAo0

I've just watched episode S01E18 of New Amsterdam (2...! #tvtime https://t.co/lyX8kwEKtl https://t.co/K0WATtvAo0

N. (@NXCOLDN)
3:23pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

Marquei como visto New Amsterdam (2018) - 1x9 - As Long As It Takes https://t.co/tA59IikZ02 #bancodeseries

khaleesi ⍟ (@steverzgers)
3:22pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

Do Black lives matter when it???s a Black cop? | New York Amsterdam News: The new Black view https://t.co/MUqKCLdLHu

Daniel Drain (@BlockDeStreet)
3:20pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

OKAY I NEVER HEAR ANYONE TALK ABOUT NEW AMSTERDAM AND ITS SUCH A GOOD SHOW. AND THE FINALE. OMG IM LOSING IT.

Tayyy✨ (@TMfanzel47)
3:19pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

Would be nice that if we win that they DONT go to Amsterdam and show a whole new part of The Netherlands

- (@PandaQueenC)
3:11pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

I just finished New Amsterdam and honestly I’m not okay, this is my favourite show of the year

The Gay Cousin™️ (@sp00kyth0t)
3:11pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

When Hamilton is in New Amsterdam https://t.co/BkdaSCGHe6

T Cunningham (@millie_tessa229)
3:06pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

Let me watch New Amsterdam and mind my own business

Nocturnal 21 (@Mpumeylowlow)
3:05pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

RT @eunbiwons: Rt or like if you’re planning to go to monsta x in amsterdam to join a gc! - it doesn’t matter what ticket you wanna get j…

Tatiana Fraipont(I AM GOING TO SEE MONSTA X!!❤) (@TatianaFraipont)
3:00pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

RT @marisagerards: #Welkomtoday in @Stedelijk Amsterdam. Powerful exhibit: SA today & yesterday. Seen impact of work by Ad, Lebo & @Margal

Womanity-Talk (@womanitytalk)
2:56pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

Just learned a new word:- #jummie! #Dutch for yum! Just over one year since I returned from #fab, #elegant #Amsterdam. Next visit, #MarcChagall #gallery, one of my all time favourite #Artists. #Prinsengracht and the Nine little Streets of #Amsterdam https://t.co/HEjhjY2YbA

Ann Marie (@AnnMarieIMAGES)
2:47pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

RT @CannabisFN: Las Vegas will become one of the few municipalities in the country to license #cannabis consumption in lounges. https://t.c…

Pinki (@pinkisAgapeluv)
2:43pm PDT - May 18th, 2019

RT @Huawei_Europe: #Benelux Huawei Enterprise Day was tremendous success at Rosarium in Amsterdam. @Huawei_IntCom celebrated new product la…

حسن حمدي الاهلاوي (@HasanNobyanman)
1:01pm PDT - May 18th, 2019