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Why AI on a chip is the start of the next IT explosion

It’s game on in the AI-on-a-chip race. Alongside Nvidia’s successes turning Graphics Processing Units into massively performant compute devices (culminating in last…

Voices in AI – Episode 34: A Conversation with Christian Reilly

In this episode, Byron and Christian talk about AGI, AI assistants, transfer learning, ANI and more. Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI, brought to you by GigaOm, I’m Byron Reese.…

Voices in AI – Episode 33: A Conversation with Bryon Jacob

In this episode, Byron and Bryon talk about intelligence, consciousness, emergence, automation and more. Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI, brought…

The Seven Deadly Sins of the Digital World

We are all, in the words of Agent Smith and Agent Jones, “only human.” This paradoxical quality, humanity, which powers our finest…

Sponsored post: Ethereum Co-Founder Shares His Secrets As Bitcoin Plunges

The Bitcoin bubble seems to be bursting. The bottom has fallen out, just as it did in the DotCom bubble in 2000.…

Voices in AI – Episode 27: A Conversation with Josh Sutton

Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI, brought to you by Gigaom. I’m Byron Reese, and today our guest is Josh Sutton. He…

Messaging the use of AI against terrorist propaganda

In this ultra-communicative world we now occupy, part of the challenge faced by any authority is to get its message out there.…

Sponsored post: How to Profit from the Recent Crypto Carnage

It’s no secret that crypto incubators and hedge funds get access to the best deals because of their inside connections… But, now,…

Luxmobiles and flying unicorns: how diversification and proliferation will rule the routes

While it’s all go for robotic systems in the automotive space right now, we seem to be suffering from collective linear thinking…

How Education Can Eliminate Public Fears Surrounding AI

Misconceptions swirl about what AI is, what machine learning does, its capabilities and its purpose in our society. However, our world is…

The digital world needs new lawmakers

The current, “sudden” plague of deepfake videos is just the latest in a series of “unexpected” events caused by “unplanned” use of…

Can Frugal Innovation models apply to Western corporations?

Frugal Innovation, seen in 2012 as “a distinctive specialism of the Indian system” — is about delivering innovation while minimising costs. Here’s…

GDPR quick tip: Know what data (models) you have

Amid all the kerfuffle around the General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR (which applies to any organization handling European citizen data, wherever they…

Trust in media is collapsing. Is that such a bad thing?

You’d have to have had your head under a bushel of wheat not to have noticed the recent, comprehensive collapse of faith…

Cybersecurity should be a board room topic, so why isn’t it?

In the land of lies, damned lies and statistics, the insurance industry may be one of the more trustworthy sources. After all,…

Voices in AI, Episode 32: A Conversation with Alan Winfield

In this episode, Byron and Alan talk about robot ethics, military robots, emergence, consciousness, and self-awareness. Byron Reese: This is Voices in…

Voices in AI – Episode 31: A Conversation with Tasha Nagamine

In this episode, Byron and Tasha talk about speech recognition, AGI, consciousness, Droice Lab, healthcare, and science fiction. Byron Reese: This is…

Voices in AI – Episode 30: A Conversation with Robert Mittendorff and Mudit Garg

In this episode, Byron, Robert and Mudit talk about Qventus, healthcare, machine learning, AGI, consciousness, and medical AI. Byron Reese: This is…

If you’re looking to ‘do’ digital transformation, read this first

Barely a day goes past in the tech press without some mention of the importance of digital transformation to businesses; each accompanied…

Voices in AI – Episode 29: A Conversation with Hugo LaRochelle

In this episode, Byron and Hugo discuss consciousness, machine learning and more. Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI, brought to you…