Industry News: Week of August 23, 2021

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Every week we curate industry news and articles that reflect today’s trends so you can spend more time learning and less time searching. Here’s what we’ve been reading:

3 ways to disrupt education and help bridge the skills gap.
85 million jobs are expected to be displaced by 2025, with 50% of all employees needing to be reskilled. What changes can we make to education, training, and  on-the-job job aids to prepare workers for the future of work?
AR overtakes AI as the ‘most disruptive’ emerging technology.
A new report has found that 70% of respondents believe AR is more disruptive to their industry than AI, IoT, blockchain, 5G, cybersecurity, and cloud computing.
What AI researchers can learn from the self-assembling brain.
What can AI researchers learn from the human brain’s ability to use information coded in the genome to self-assemble?
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