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Thu, 02/23/2017 - 16:15

While it may be an interesting question whether the seasons are changing in artificial intelligence (AI), or to what extent the entertainment industry is herding pop culture, it may not have much to do with future reality. Given recent attention AI has received and the unique potential for misunderstanding, I thought a brief story from the trenches in the Land of Enchantment might shed some light.

Mark Montgomery
Wed, 02/15/2017 - 16:21

Photographs by Christopher Anderson/Magnum Photos for WIRED

Image: Joi Ito, Scott Dadich, and President Barack Obama photographed in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on August 24, 2016.


SOURCE: WIRED
 

Lisa wood
Tue, 01/31/2017 - 16:28
By Aragon Research ~ The world is speeding up and accelerating as you read this article. Big data keeps piling up; new IoT devices are multiplying exponentially; new patterns of threats and opportunities are emerging by the second; decisions are lagging optimal conclusions; the goals keep changing; the governance complexity is growing; and your actions had better be on the mark.
Aragon Research
Mon, 01/30/2017 - 09:12
The new year promises opportunities for organizations that are aimed at better business outcomes which leverage digital technologies. 2016 was characterized by significant...
Jim Sinur
Mon, 01/30/2017 - 08:59
It’s a given that the number of devices are exploding and the signals, events, and patterns coming from these devices are just overwhelming. Responding quickly...
Jim Sinur
Mon, 01/30/2017 - 08:46
The amount of data and information flying our way is almost too much to absorb. It’s even harder to optimize the understanding of that data and leverage it in the right way to make successful decisions. The digital world will only become increasingly complex and faster...
Jim Sinur
Sun, 11/20/2016 - 08:56

This week I found myself immersed in cognitive and AI startups at the Launch Scale festival in San Francisco.

Over lunch, I ended up talking to the young founders from Aipoly: a couple of grads from Singularity University who have developed an excellent visual recognition app to help blind people make sense of the world around them.

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Lisa wood
Tue, 11/15/2016 - 09:08
Artificial intelligence research using neural networks has taken off, with a $400-million boost from Google, in part thanks to Canadian Geoffrey Hinton.
Lisa wood