Join Ludell Jones, Eazls marketing director, for an AMA (ask me anything) on 5th. Well be discussing social media management, social media and working with virtual collaborators for marketing. Get reminded about the AMA at
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Top #Career: The Debut Jobs app team is helping recent graduates connect with leading employers via short mobile games. Users play games on the app and are then connected to career opportunities at firms like L’Oreal, Microsoft, Barclay’s, Blackrock, and many more. To check out the app, visit
Top #ArtificialIntelligence: Google’s DeepMind team have created a virtual world called “Labyrinth” that artificial intelligence software can explore. The program is designed to advance engineers’ understanding of what a software program can learn in a “generalized world.” To see the software try to navigate a maze, visit
Messenger’s new iPhone app code reveals that it is planning to roll out multiple payment features soon. Paying someone in person and geolocation-based payments (e.g. upon entering a particular location) look slated to hit the Messenger app soon.
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Hi there and welcome to your Brain Boost.L’Oreal, Ernst and Young, Microsoft, and. Deutsche Bank have all signed up to
support a smartphone app called Debut,which promises to let young peoplefast track the recruitment process and
land roles in big companies just byplaying mobile games. Users download the game, they play, and they win based on
characteristics that employers arelooking for, which will then connect them
to fast track interviews orinternational internships. You can visit
a link to the game in the description ofthe video.
Google’s AI company, Deep.Mind, which was founded by Demis Hassabis,created a virtual world called Labyrinth. It’s part of its Apollo program and it’sdesigned to put software into a
generalized world to see what it canlearn while it’s there. Currently, the
software programs they’re developing areworking on navigating mazes. This is the
same team that built Alpha.
Go, which beatthe world champion Go player in a
five game series recently.You can watchthe software try to navigate the maze
at a link in the description of thevideo. There are reports that the new
code in the i. Phone version of Facebook. Messenger supports multiple payment
For example, the ability to paysomebody in person through the app and
also to pay based on the user’s location.For example, when a customer would pick
up a item at a retail outlet. Look outfor Facebook rolling out multiple mobile
payments features in the future. Finally, we have an Ask Me Anything
event coming up on April 5th with. Ludell Jones, Eazl’s Marketing Director.
She’s going to answer questions aboutsocial media, virtual human resources, and social media advertising.You canparticipate for free at bit. ly/ludellapril5ama. What are your topstories in business and
innovation this week? I’ll see you nextweek at 10 a. m.
Pacific time for another
Brain Boost.. .