Tech or No Tech, Keep it Real at Work

A conference call among people separated by cubicles and a few feet? Erica Keswin can attest to such head-scratchers and more in the war between technology and just being human. She has seen so many...

Neuroscience and Artificial Intelligence; How They are Perpetuating Each Other’s Progress

Before I even delve into these, if not the most, existential topics known to modern man, let’s delve into how these topics relate to us as humans. So, neuroscience. Basically, the brain studying itself....

Changing Workforce Demands Diversity and Flexibility

Today’s workforce is changing – not only with younger generations of employees but with all types of workers, especially contractors. For author and consultant Alexandra Levit the changes are important. They are the major trends...

How to Transform Machine Learning?

One of greatest limitations of machine learning systems is that they are based solely on a statistical interpretation of data. In order to provide responses to the questions of why? and what if? a causal model is required. When...

Designing Value-Sensitive AI

There has been a productive period of incredible progress and innovation in the field of artificial intelligence (AI).  AI developers already started to create sophisticated systems that mimic human intelligence which are already capable...

Concept of Metadata & Differential privacy

Frankly speaking I was a little confused myself the first time I heard the term Metadata, but thinking about it now, I have come across it so many times not realizing its importance or...

Technological Humans

One way to express our relationship to technology is the religious view. At first glance, religion and technology do not fit together. At the core of Western culture lies secularization which broadly refers to...

Learning the Hard Way with AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) can act as a crucial power for good if related regulations enable its potential to flourish while eliminating its downsides during its integration into our daily lives. As a consequence, we...

The Truth about AI

According to Stephen Hawking, AI (artificial intelligence) could lead to the end of the human race. As AI systems have been outperforming human-beings in various domains, should we start to worry whether humanity is on...

Unfinished AI

Even though engineers working in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) seem to be ambitious, daily developments seem to be more mundane. For instance, Google Duplex, which according to their website is capable of conducting natural...

The Convergence of AI & VR – What You Can Expect

In the world of technology, convergence is the logical step. Just a few decades back you would have needed a dedicated pager, phone, camcorder, camera, handheld gaming device, GPS tracker, and a Walkman to...

Living in the Algorithmic Society

Given today's proliferation of latest technologies into our daily lives, it would be no exaggeration to say that a revolution occurred in the digital ecosystem. This revolution does not concern the technologies per se,...

Socializing AI

In our digital age, AI (artificial intelligence) applications outperform human-beings in various tasks. Being the real natives of the infosphere, artificial agents make us human-beings (aka analog creatures) to get used to this new...

How to Design for Fairness with Machine Learning?

Machine learning is increasingly being used to predict individuals’ attitudes, behaviors, and preferences across an array of applications ranging from personalized marketing to precision medicine. Unsurprisingly, given the speed of change and ever-increasing complexity, there have...

AI forecast: ‘Disruption, then productivity’

There is growing concern about all the white-collar jobs that will disappear with the spread of machine learning and AI. It gets me thinking about slide rules. The connection is that innovation causes disruptions, then...

How Can AI and Humans Work Together?

In the movie Bicentennial Man, Robin Williams plays a robot that transforms people’s lives by helping them make their everyday tasks easier to accomplish- things like opening the window, cooking dinner, and cleaning the...

Infographics Digest — Vol. 5

Artificial Intelligence (AI): Big Data: Blockchain: Bots: Companies: Cryptocurrencies: Cyber security: Data Driven Innovation: Data Science: Digital Transformation: Drones: Economy: Hacking: HealthTech: ICOs: Internet of Things (IoT): Machine Learnning: RegTech: Finace: Stay in touch:  Twitter | StockTwits | LinkedIn | Telegram| Tradealike Related Reads:  Info graphic Digest — Vol. 1, Info graphic Digest — Vol. 2, Infographics Digest — Vol. 3 , Infographics Digest — Vol. 4

Flourishing through AI

That AI (Artificial Intelligence) will have a major impact on society is no longer in question. Current debate turns instead on how far this impact will be positive or negative, for whom, in which...

Relevance for Leaders in the AI Age

Today’s leaders must constantly update their survival skills if they want to stay on the island. Three capabilities to sharpen in today’s fast-moving digital world are adaptability, continuous learning, and empathy. Leaders who can adapt The...

How to Make AI More Intelligent?

Any question about the future is susceptible to unknown unknowns, futile speculations about things undiscovered. We need examples we can observe and interrogate now. The crux of the AI (Artificial Intelligence) problem is prediction under uncertainty;...