• All About AI – Part 5: AI for the Good
    This 4 min. read saves you up to 13 hours
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    All About AI – Part 5: AI for the Good

    Optimists (count me in) believe that AI will do much good.

  • How to Give Back
    This 5 min. read saves you up to 71 hours
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    How to Give Back

    Embrace corporate social responsibility from the inside out.

  • A Wake-Up Call for Change
    This 5 min. read saves you up to 45 hours
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    A Wake-Up Call for Change

    Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle Or: Laying the facts bare is the first step to change.

  • Smart and Smarter Cities
    This 14 min. read saves you up to 25 hours
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    Smart and Smarter Cities

    What Makes a Place Smart? It’s All About Infrastructure

  • Too Much Water, and Not Enough
    This 10 min. read saves you up to 22 hours
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    Too Much Water, and Not Enough

    It’s a paradox of climate change that rising global temperatures mean rising seas but also retreating freshwater resources. What technologies can help?

  • Dealing with Complexity?
    This 10 min. read saves you up to 24 hours
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    Dealing with Complexity?

    Try collective intelligence and AI.

  • Saving the World Through Business
    This 7 min. read saves you up to 36 hours
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    Saving the World Through Business

    Patagonia’s founder Yvon Chouinard led his company down the road less traveled and became a model for businesses to do well while doing good. 

  • A Year in Interviews: Part I
    This 7 min. read saves you up to 55 hours
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    A Year in Interviews: Part I

    getAbstract was honored to speak to a number of renowned authors and thought leaders this year. Here are some of the insights we gleaned from a year in author interviews.

  • AI for Survival of the Fittest?
    This 10 min. read saves you up to 23 hours
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    AI for Survival of the Fittest?

    From Charles Darwin to Elon Musk: How artificial intelligence will influence human evolution and natural selection.

  • “The Focus is ‘Enough’ Rather Than ‘More’”
    This 10 min. read saves you up to 5 hours
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    “The Focus is ‘Enough’ Rather Than ‘More’”

    The mainstream economics notion that unfettered growth accompanied by greater consumption and productivity benefits society is false, argues Rob Dietz, Program Director at the Post Carbon Institute.