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Coffee @ SHACK15 Ep.3: Zoe Jervier on why we need talents more than companies
This week, SHACK15 News sat down with Zoe Jervier, director of global talent acquisition at Entrepreneur First (EF). EF is a London-based startup accelerator  which build companies from scratch by bringing together talented individuals. Listen to what Zoe said in our latest podcast. 
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"Humans should flourish" is all that stands between us and murderous robots
How to stop AI from going rogue and killing us all? According to a recent report by the Royal Society and the British Academy, in order to avoid disaster, intelligent machines must be instructed to follow the rule that “humans should flourish.”
Oxford AI company Diffblue closes $22M Series A round
Oxford University spin-off company Diffblue has raised $22 million in a Series A round led by Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments. Founded in 2016, the company has developed AI able to automate computer programming.
Facebook's Aquila drone has successfully completed its second trial
Facebook’s autonomous drone Aquila has successfully completed its second test flight, bringing the Menlo Park company closer to its goal of using unmanned aircraft to provide internet connection to far-flung corners of the world.
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Japanese carmaker Nissan teased its new Leaf's ProPilot Assist, a smart system that provides semi-autonomous acceleration, braking and steering in single-lane roads or highways. That might be another step towards Nissan's goal of full autonomy. 
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