Category: Better

Manufacturing Held Up Better Than Rest of the Economy During Coronavirus Crisis
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Manufacturing Held Up Better Than Rest of the Economy During Coronavirus Crisis

The coronavirus is demonstrating the wisdom of a key point of Donald Trump’s economic vision: the necessity of having a thriving manufacturing sector. Manufacturing added 356,000 workers in June and 250,000 in May. April was virtually unchanged. Two hundred and ninety thousand of the most recent gains were in durable goods manufacturing, largely reflecting the…

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Why Shaq Is a Much Better Comparison for Giannis Antetokounmpo Than It Seems
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Why Shaq Is a Much Better Comparison for Giannis Antetokounmpo Than It Seems

Shaquille O’Neal isn’t exactly a fan of the modern NBA. But he’d “love” to play in it. Why? O’Neal draws a direct comparison between himself and the league’s reigning MVP. Shaquille O’Neal knows he would dominate today’s NBA.Like so many retired superstars, he’s wary of the league’s intertwined emphasis on analytics and small ball. Gone…

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Negotiate for ‘better’ stock in equity-funded acquisitions
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Negotiate for ‘better’ stock in equity-funded acquisitions

Timothy R. Bowers Contributor Andrew P. Dixon Contributor For many founders, building and selling a successful venture-backed company for cash is the ultimate goal. However, the reality is that some companies will instead receive an equity-funded acquisition proposal in which equity of another private venture-backed company, rather than cash, represents all or a significant portion…

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This AI Is Better at StarCraft II Than You’ll Ever Be
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This AI Is Better at StarCraft II Than You’ll Ever Be

Research group Deep Mind’s AlphaStar AI has reached Grandmaster rank in StarCraft II, making it better than 99.8% of human players. | Source: AP/Eckehard Schulz AlphaStar AI hits Grandmaster Rank in StarCraft II. Research group Deep Mind limited APM and camera interface to human levels. AlphaStar is now better at StarCraft II than 99.8% of…

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