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What is Ketamine? How it Works and Helps Severe Depression

Jeff Winograd didn’t know an adult life without depression. Since he was 20 years old, he had tried virtually every antidepressant on the market. But he says, “The depression was just a constant.”By the time he was 45 years old, by then a father of two small children and a struggling-at-the-time film and video producer…

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Hybrid Works for Teams, But Throws a Wrench in Cross-Functional Teamwork. Here’s How to Come Out on Top.

Cross-functional teams–like project teams and task forces with members from different departments or functions–have long been critical to an organization’s success. But cross-functional teamwork often falls short of expectations. An eye-popping 75 percent of cross-functional teams are considered to be dysfunctional. Recent research by Xinlan Emily Hu of the Wharton School, professors Melissa Valentine and Michael…

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USA and Poland work together to supply Ukraine fighter jets

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What does ‘the total cost of works’ mean?

Designer Binkie Moorhead and Saudi client Mashael Alebrahim fell out over the cost of refurbishing a flat in this building on Marylebone Road Under a number of standard forms of building contract, the contractor’s entitlement to payment is often based on the cost of the works with the word ‘cost’ invariably simply meaning ‘the cost…

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Works in Progress joined Stripe

Works in Progress has joined Stripe We are pleased to announce that Works in Progress has a new home at Stripe, where we’ll be teaming up with Stripe Press to further ideas for economic, scientific and technological advancement. Newsletter We are pleased to announce that Works in Progress has a new home at Stripe, where…

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BAM begins main works on PS220m Fife supercampus

Dunfermline Learning Campus will bring two high schools and Fife College together on one site, accommodating up to 2,700 students when complete in 2024. Enabling works prior to main construction start The project is split into two key elements. Balfour Beatty is delivering the Fife College contract, while Bam is building the co-located high school…

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My PS5 works much better than I thought

Sony’s latest PS5 beta, which began rolling out Wednesday, adds support for a new “Hey PlayStation!” voice command you can use to open games, apps, and settings and control movies and songs. I’ve been able to test the new feature, and to my surprise, it actually works quite well, and I could see it being…

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How Moonshine Works

Rotgut, white lightning, bathtub gin, popskull, panther’s breath, corn liquor or just plain old shine. It has many names, but a couple of things are always true about moonshine alcohol: It’s not considered real shine by purists unless it’s made in secret, and it’s illegal to distill for your private consumption.But in reality, the Alcohol…

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NHS England and Ada Lovelace Institute collaborate to combat AI bias in healthcare

Jakub Jirsák – stock.adobe.com A guide to algorithmic impact assessments is being used to help developers, data scientists and product owners check bias in healthcare systems By Cliff Saran, Managing Editor Published: 08 Feb 2022 17:30 NHS England is working with the Ada Lovelace Institute to pilot algorithmic impact assessments (AIAs) in healthcare. The Ada…

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Conversational AI: How it Works and Where It’s Going

Current chatbots tend to be awkward and even agonizing to use, limited to answering a set of simple queries — often incorrectly. But what if a chatbot could be designed to support more complex and multistep tasks, such as organizing a daily schedule or pinpointing a fault lurking inside a complex mechanical device? Conversational AI…