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Is an AGI Possible?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

Voices in AI – Episode 43: A Conversation with Markus Noga

In this episode, Byron and Markus discuss machine learning and automation. Byron Reese: This is Voices In AI brought to you by…

Interview with Dean Kamen

Dean Kamen is an engineer, inventor, and businessman. He holds hundreds of U.S. and foreign patents, many of them for medical devices including…

5 questions for… ADLINK. Edge-Fog-Cloud?

One of the most interesting and dynamic areas of technology today is also one of the hardest to define: that is, the…

Is Enterprise DevOps an Oxymoron?

A long, long time ago, in my career days just before being an analyst, I was a software development consultant. I loved…

Are Low-skilled Jobs More Vulnerable to Automation?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

When World’s Collide: Blockchain and Master Data Management

Master Data Management (MDM) is an approach to the management of golden records that has been around over a decade only to…

Can Computers Be Implanted in Human Brains?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

Expectation Versus Reality: Are boardrooms blocking digital revolutions?

There’s a heck of a lot of new technology available in the market. From artificial intelligence to blockchain, companies are inundated with…

Will We Really Lose Half our Jobs to Automation?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

Who Is Conscious?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

5 questions for… Auddly, targeting the source of music creation

Auddly essentially logs metadata around the creation of a song, in a centralised database. But more than this, it offers collaboration and…

Are There Robot-Proof Jobs?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

5 questions for… Cloudistics

Cloudistics defines itself as a “cloud software platform company, enabling enterprises and service providers to deliver cloud services.” But what does this…

The Big Questions – Three – What is Your “Self”?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

The Big Questions – Two – What Are We?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

Five questions for… the AURA fitness band

Based in the UK and Moscow, AURA Devices is launching a fitness band that goes to places others currently don’t based on…

GDPR – are we witnessing the death of one-way monetisation?

I may have spoken too soon about GDPR. Despite the conflicting legal advice and the general level of vagueness around the new…

The Big Questions – One – What is the Composition of the Universe?

The following is an excerpt from GigaOm publisher Byron Reese’s new book, The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future…

5 questions for… Densify: a sign of the times

Densify is an analytical service company whose mission is to help organisations move their server workloads to the public cloud and to…