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By Naveen Joshi  |  November 5, 2018  |  CogWorld on FORBES Is data the new oil? Considering oil’s sky-high demand by both industry and government organizations and the fact that oil only becomes more valuable post-refining and offers a competitive edge to those owning this commodity in surplus, I feel the analogy between data and oil is quite justified. Just as oil requires processing to become usable and is fed to engines to work and create value, data requires cleaning and is fed to algorithms to…

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By Ron Schmelzer  |  July 20, 2018 Columnist Ron Schmelzer is Senior Analyst and Founder at Cognilytica Amongst all this hype and bandwagon jumping on Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Cognitive Technologies is also a sense of unease. How is it that a technology that has roots going back as far as the beginnings of computing is suddenly now the hot “must have” technology that’s powering ever-more dramatic amounts of money being pumped into a few skyrocketing startups?  The…

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Dr. Carlo Ventura and Chuck Brooks, Co-Founders of ÉlpisÉremo  |  May 7, 2018 The revolution we will be facing in the next few years will fundamentally transform the way we live, work and how we’re “connected to each-other.” Even more remarkably, the 4th industrial revolution may change the way we are connected to ourselves, it may change our feelings in the way we perceive.. us. Most of the basic issues will be about electronics, about machines, about the future of what we call Artificial…