GUEST: Over the past few years, AI has dominated news cycles and captured the imagination of entrepreneurs, investors, and consumers alike. We can see the potential: self-driving transportation on-demand, robotic assistants in the home, and Amazon Echo version 14.0 to do things the human mind could never even contemplate. That future isn’t far off — a decade or so, maybe.
But as much as we talk and read about AI, many of us still think about it in the wrong way. People compare artificial intelligence to human intelligence too much and often see human intellect as the end goal for A...more
After just two minutes of playing time, Michael Porter Jr.'s season is apparently over.
Missouri announced Tuesday its star freshman will likely be out for the remainder of the year due to a back injury. Porter will undergo a microdiscectomy of the L3-L4 spinal disks Tuesday with a projected recovery time of three to four months.
The forward appeared in only the first game of the season against Iowa State and scored two points in two minutes.
The highly touted recruit was the No. 1 small forward and No. 2 player overall in the 2017 class, per 247Sports. He was also voted the SEC Pres...more
The sneakers Michael Jordan wore on the court in 1985 just sold for $55,000.
This week, an anonymous bidder paid $55,000 for a pair of the star basketball player’s game-worn Nike Air Jordan 1 sneakers at a four-day auction in Dallas, Texas. The shoes, according to Heritage Auctions, are the highest price ever paid for a Nike sneaker in that style.
In the fall of 1985, Jordan was forced to sit out from the Chicago Bulls after an X-ray revealed a broken bone in his ankle. When Jordan returned to the court in 1986, Nike customized this pair of sneakers to include heavy nylon and aluminum bu...more
St. Louis’ current position as a global leader in plant science and biotech didn’t happen overnight. Instead, careful planning over the course of two decades laid the foundation for the booming startup ecosystem in St. Louis that we all enjoy today.
EQ got a chance to catch up with Maggie Crane, communications director at BioSTL, while she was performing her role as master of ceremonies at Startup Connection 2017. Crane gave a brief explanation of the founding story of Cortex to EQ in a live video interview at the event and discussed the regional collaborations that have transforme...more
Nintendo’s colorful team shooter Splatoon 2 is getting some new stages and looks. Some of the updates will unlock on November 23, while others will roll out beginning November 24. This content is free for folks who already own the game, which is available on the Nintendo Switch for $60.
Splatoon 2 topped the best seller charts when it debuted earlier this year in July, and it received generally favorable scores according to Metacritic. This is despite some hiccups with the Nintendo app, which struggles with creating custom groups so that people can join multiplayer matches with their fri...more