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Cognitive Business: Inside the Mind of a Computer Vision Ph.D. and AI Expert

Lolita Taub | Posted 12.02.2016 | Technology
Lolita Taub

In this Cognitive Business interview, we talk Artificial Intelligence (AI) with Dr. Satya Mallick, an accomplished computer vision and machine learnin...

5 Women Changing the Virtual Reality Scene

Craig Newmark | Posted 12.01.2016 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Folks, you know I'm a big supporter of women in tech and great nonprofit initiatives like the Women Startup Challenge. This is important stuff because...

Cognitive Business: Meet Your AI Travel Assistant

Lolita Taub | Posted 12.01.2016 | Technology
Lolita Taub

In this Cognitive Business interview, we talk with Felicia Schneiderhan, Co-Founder of 30SecondsToFly, a B2B virtual travel assistant for the enterpri...

Cognitive Business: Inside The Mind Of A Natural User Experience AI Expert

Lolita Taub | Posted 11.30.2016 | Technology
Lolita Taub

Giant touchscreens, connected devices, gesturing, interactive holograms, and voice detection tech is all part of the amazing experience you can offer to your users.

Definition Of The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Craig Zamary | Posted 11.30.2016 | Education
Craig Zamary

I was recently asked What is the Fourth Industrial Revolution? What could be its benefits? My response: "The Fourth Industrial Revolution is the n...

How machine learning is supporting healthcare

Adi Gaskell | Posted 11.30.2016 | Technology
Adi Gaskell

The last few years have seen a number of fascinating case studies that have used machine learning to produce medical diagnoses. There are a couple of...

A.I., Crime And Facial Recognition

Adi Gaskell | Posted 11.28.2016 | Technology
Adi Gaskell

As with many new technologies that offer to better what we as humans are capable, there is a sense that we require considerably higher standards of the technology than we expect from ourselves.

The Perfect Bet: An Interview with Adam Kucharski

Phil Simon | Posted 11.22.2016 | Books
Phil Simon

For centuries, man has been trying to outsmart games of chance by means both legal and otherwise. It's interesting to note that some of the very same ...

"The wall won't keep out Robots" - How the Web Summit 2016 reacted to Trump's victory

Simon Goodall | Posted 11.22.2016 | Politics
Simon Goodall

Nearly every speaker at this year's Web Summit in Lisbon promised not to talk too much about the Trump election victory; nearly every speaker then proceeded to talk about it at length. The news hit early on day 2 and was impossible to ignore.

Cognitive Business: Inside the Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite

Lolita Taub | Posted 11.23.2016 | Technology
Lolita Taub

In this Cognitive Business interview we talk to Lance Olson, Director for Cortana Intelligence at Microsoft, where he works with organizations around ...

Can A TV Series Teach Us To Love Androids?

Richard E. Cytowic | Posted 11.21.2016 | Science
Richard E. Cytowic

Dolores and William cling to one another as they try to escape an encampment of Confederados, brutal mercenary soldiers. Even as a contingent of these...

Let A Bot Guess What You're Drawing In This High-Tech Pictionary Game

The Huffington Post | Jillian Capewell | Posted 11.22.2016 | Arts

Have you ever wanted to play a fast-paced game of Pictionary, but don’t have any friends? Yeah, us, too. Thanks to the team at Google, there’s now...

10 Things You Need to Know About the Enterprise AI World

Lolita Taub | Posted 11.17.2016 | Technology
Lolita Taub

Photo: Yolanda Sun Last week, I spent a couple of days in San Francisco for the IBM Watson Developers Conference and our nation’s largest AI busin...

We Need More Than a Simulation to Make Women-led Startups in VR and AI a Reality

Craig Newmark | Posted 11.17.2016 | Technology
Craig Newmark

I've been in the tech sector for a long time, and watched the PC change the world as we know it. Now I think virtual reality (VR), artificial intellig...

Artificial Intelligence - Why Compete in the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE

Craig Zamary | Posted 11.15.2016 | Business
Craig Zamary

Artificial Intelligence will change the way we shape our world. Here's Why you should compete in the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE. PRIZE COMPETITION OVERVIEW...

A Day in the Life of a Computational Biologist

Quora | Posted 11.15.2016 | Technology

What are some of the interesting projects you have worked on in the field of Computational Biology? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge shari...

Computer Engineering and Propaganda

Evaggelos Vallianatos | Posted 11.14.2016 | Books
Evaggelos Vallianatos

With the rise of the modern digital computer, engineers and other cyber experts have tried to add intelligence to machines. Some of the experts even t...

The Impact of Machine Learning on Healthcare

Quora | Posted 11.14.2016 | Technology

What according to you are the use of machine learning and data science in the health-care? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing networ...

The Elections -- On The Road To Oblivion?

Barry Lando | Posted 11.05.2016 | Politics
Barry Lando

There are some Futurists who argue that we humans are headed for oblivion, to be replaced by a new species -- a product of the current mind-boggling developments in Artificial Intelligence, robotics and machine learning.

Universal Basic Income: Side Effect of the Tech Revolution?

Remy Raisner | Posted 10.31.2016 | Technology
Remy Raisner

One of the biggest challenges of the digital revolution lays in its ability to handle 'creative destruction', namely the losses of jobs created by tec...

Artificial Intelligence and the Insurance Industry: What You Need to Know

Parker Beauchamp | Posted 10.27.2016 | Technology
Parker Beauchamp

Artificial Intelligence (AI) encompasses everything from machine learning to the Internet of Things (IoT). Thanks to these tech advancements, AI syste...

Beyond Sales and Discounts: How to Have a Successful Ecommerce Holiday Season According to the Experts

Larissa Pickens | Posted 10.25.2016 | Business
Larissa Pickens

Ecommerce sales are on the rise this year. Most online retailers expect the 2016 holiday season to be their busiest yet. According to PricewaterhouseC...

This Is What the Future Will Look Like

Quora | Posted 10.25.2016 | Technology

What technological developments will have the greatest impact on our future? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compel...

Factory Floors -- Don't Fear The Robots

Mona Bijoor | Posted 10.28.2016 | Technology
Mona Bijoor

"Made in the USA" is a label I haven't seen on clothes since the early 90s. With the exception of brands who enthusiastically advertise their domestic...

The Promise of AI

Adi Gaskell | Posted 10.20.2016 | Technology
Adi Gaskell

AI and robotics has progressed at a tremendous rate in the past few years, and this progression has led to a number of doom-laden proclamations about its potential impact on jobs, with academics and government lending their voice to the potential downside to AI.