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Talkin’ About an AI Revolution

How is Joshua Browder rethinking legal assistance for the 21st century? Learn how his chatbot, DoNotPay, plans to help people with legal issues ranging from parking tickets to refugee status, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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The Great Trust Shift

In this video, Rachel explains how much of the change happening in today’s world can be understood through the lens of trust as we move from an age built on institutional trust to one built on distributed trust.

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How to spot a good risk

Learn how Shivani Siroya’s company, Tala, uses phone data to make loans to people without traditional credit histories in emerging markets, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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Prelude’s Martin Varsavsky on 21st century family planning

How is Martin Varsavsky rethinking family planning for the 21st century? Learn how his company, Prelude, plans to transform the multibillion-dollar infertility industry to help women and couples have healthy babies when they are ready, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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Scott Walchek, founder of on-demand insurance app Trov

How is Scott Walchek helping people to have better agency over the things they own? Learn about how his company, Trov, uses a design-led approach to manage risk in real time, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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CHAIN REACTION

How is Jessi Baker helping retailers make their products transparent and traceable? Learn about how her company, Provenance, uses the blockchain to track the journey of the materials as they move along the supply chain, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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TWO FOR THE PRICE OF ONE

How is Luis von ahn using intelligent apps to educate people? Learn about Duolingo’s fun approach to making learning languages more fun and effective, in this month’s “Industry Hackers” column.

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Business Wise 2016 (July 8th – Sydney)

Spend an afternoon with Alain de Botton, Rachel Botsman, Simon Longstaff, Stu Hunter and Louise Herron who will explore how businesses can better bridge the gap between the need for profit and the deeper human and emotional needs of their staff and customers. Rachel will be talking collaboration and trust. Purchase tickets on TSOL

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Ahead of the Curve

How is Lydia Gilbert creating a radically different shopping experience for plus-size women with her start-up Dia&CO?

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We’ve stopped trusting institutions and started trusting strangers

This TED talk explores how trust is shifting away from institutions towards a distributed model, into the hands of all of us. While trust in banks, governments and even the church is collapsing all around us, technology is enabling trust between people who have never met before. And that’s revolutionary.

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