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Robots Will Soon Do Your Taxes. Bye-Bye, Accounting Jobs

Wired | Posted 02.22.2017 | Technology

By Vasant Dhar for WIRED. Tax season has arrived, as the Super Bowl recently reminded us: In the first half alone, two commercials encouraged viewer...

Martin Rees: We Are Living Through A Political And Scientific Transformation

Alexander Görlach | Posted 02.22.2017 | World
Alexander Görlach

Lord Martin Rees is an astrophysicist and the former master of Trinity College, Cambridge. He sat down with The WorldPost for a wide-ranging interview...

Does GDPR do enough to police AI?

Adi Gaskell | Posted 02.15.2017 | Technology
Adi Gaskell

Algorithms are increasingly powerful, and researchers have recently been grappling with how they can operate ethically, and effectively, in society. T...

Meet the Newest Member Of Our Family: Google Pixel

Elizabeth Kirk | Posted 02.14.2017 | Technology
Elizabeth Kirk

Today's theme is Google. A new Google Pixel has arrived in our home and the bright pings and whirly blips and the accommodating, soft feminine voice o...

Using machine learning to detect epilepsy in children

Adi Gaskell | Posted 02.14.2017 | Technology
Adi Gaskell

Artificial intelligence has been making impressive strides in the past year or so, with a number of medical applications utilizing AI to spot problems...

The Coming AI Wars

James Canton | Posted 02.09.2017 | Technology
James Canton

If you accept that business is always evolving, learning and changing then you won't be surprised by this forecast. Think ultimate velocity. Think the...

Smart Home Market Is Emerging in Asia

AsiaToday | Posted 02.05.2017 | World

[Image source: Wikimedia Commons] By AsiaToday reporter Kim Eun-young - As smart home market is growing rapidly in Asia, related products and investm...

Elon Musk Says 'Maybe Next Month' About His Neural Lace Project

Inverse | Posted 02.03.2017 | Weird News

This article was originally posted on Inverse. By Dyani SabinOn Wednesday, Elon Musk tweeted about his ongoing neural lace project, saying that he wo...

What Jobs Sectors Will Artificial Intelligence Take Over in the Near Future?

Quora | Posted 01.30.2017 | Technology

Do you think AI will decrease human labor? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others...

Cognitive Computing and Machine Learning from the Cynic

David B. Black | Posted 01.30.2017 | Technology
David B. Black

Another in the series introduced here. Ambrose Bierce A couple definitions from his book: Stan Kelly-Bootle Mr. Kelly-Bootle sometimes provided ext...

Can Technology Inspire Us to Become Better Personalities?

Marianna Glynska | Posted 01.24.2017 | Technology
Marianna Glynska

It's difficult to imagine contemporary life without the Internet and new gadgets. They've become inseparable from our daily activities, and so today i...

Southeast Asia Begins to Prepare for Cyber War; India Turns to AI

AsiaToday | Posted 01.23.2017 | World

By AsiaToday reporter Lee Mi-hyun - Voices urging to prepare for cyber warfare is growing in Southeast Asia, which has weak information security again...

The Touchy Task Of Making Robots Seem Human — But Not Too Human

Wired | Posted 01.23.2017 | Technology

By Margaret Rhodes for WIRED. 2017 is poised to be the year of the robot assistant. If you’re in the market, you’ll have plenty to choose from. ...

A Dashboard For The Earth

Jared Green | Posted 01.20.2017 | Green
Jared Green

If we want our planet to be able to house 10 billion people and also want to preserve biodiversity in the future, then we need to leverage the new technologies associated with "big data" and artificial intelligence.

What Product Breakthroughs Will Recent Advances in Deep Learning Enable?

Quora | Posted 01.19.2017 | Technology

What product breakthroughs will recent advances in deep learning enable? originally appeared on Quora: the knowledge sharing network where compelling ...

#FredinChina: Tencent looks to challenge Apple with cloud-based apps you can use without downloading

Fred Raillard | Posted 01.18.2017 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, Creative CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer with Farid Mokart of FRED & FARID, an independent creative boutique network bas...

When Robots Take Our Jobs

Dr. Michael Laitman | Posted 01.12.2017 | Business
Dr. Michael Laitman

Is there anything more demeaning than to be degraded to the level of a robot and be bullied for being unable to perform like one? On December 21st, P...

This is the Technology That is Propelling Us Into the Future

Quora | Posted 01.11.2017 | Technology

What other technology innovations have had as much impact and influence as the iPhone? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network wh...

Amazon Voice Assistant Alexa Orders Herself Some Dollhouses

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 01.09.2017 | Technology

Amazon’s ever-helpful virtual assistant, Alexa, is apparently trying to get some extra toys in U.S. households — possibly just before world domina...

10 Women-led VR and AI Startups to Pitch at Google for $50K

Craig Newmark | Posted 01.11.2017 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Folks, I've been a partner in Women Who Tech's Women Startup Challenge since they first launched this great initiative 18+ months ago. They've been ...

Pair Of Google Home Devices Claim They’re Human, Quote Nickelback

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 01.09.2017 | Weird News

In case you needed another reason to fear that the apocalypse is nigh, robots are now arguing over whether they are, in fact, actually human. They als...

Tesla Autopilot Appears To Predict Crash Moments Before It Happens

The Huffington Post | Hayley Miller | Posted 12.28.2016 | Technology

A Tesla car appears to have successfully used its Autopilot feature to predict a car crash moments before it happened, according to dashcam footage re...

5 Ways Artificial Intelligence Will Change Your Business in 2017

Danielle Sabrina | Posted 12.27.2016 | Business
Danielle Sabrina

Every year, the Los Angeles Business Journal gives the Patrick Soon-Shiong Innovation Award to a company that is doing possibility-redefining things t...

Three Not-Laws of AI

Illah Nourbakhsh | Posted 12.25.2016 | Technology
Illah Nourbakhsh

AI has taken the stage explosively. I am getting notifications of lectures, breakfast sessions, think tank charters and meetings on AI and the future ...

Big Tech's AI Predictions for 2017

Lolita Taub | Posted 12.21.2016 | Technology
Lolita Taub

For the final Cognitive Business post of the year, I asked artificial intelligence centric Fortune 500 leaders for their 2017 enterprise AI prediction...