10 months 2 weeks ago
I have been in the space of artificial intelligence for a while and am aware that multiple classifications, distinctions, landscapes, and infographics exist to represent and track the different ways to think about AI. However, I am not a big fan of those categorization exercises, mainly because I tend to think that the effort of classifying dynamic data points into predetermined fixed boxes is often not worth the benefits of having such a “clear” framework (this is a generalization of course as sometimes…

1 year ago
Photo credit: Mario Tama/Getty BREAKING NEWS.. AT THE INTERSECTION OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE & HEALTHCARE By Michael Spencer  |  June 18, 2018  We know that artificial intelligence will transform healthcare as we know it. It’s science fiction come alive here, as Google AI can help doctors predict when patients might die. The AI is now better at predicting death than hospitals.  Google’s Medical Brain team is now training its AI to predict the death risk among hospital patients, and there’s lots…

1 year 6 months ago
By Kevin Fogarty  |  January 3, 2018 Business dithers while consumers lead the way – as they did with social networks, smart phones, the cloud, the web, the internet, LANs, the PC…   2017 was a big year for artificial intelligence. It wasn’t THE year – the one in which au courant versions of AI replaced hunt-and-peck, brute-force computing as the preferred way to write software to solve problems. During 2017 we were still 45 years from a time when AI would do almost anything better than humans, even…