Category Archives: Awareness

Challenges Of Economic Inequality

It seems to me…. “Economic inequality is a corrosive force that undermines economic growth, puts a brake on the fight against poverty, and sparks social unrest.” ~ Winnie Byanyima[1]. While limited societal inequality is necessary to serve as an incentive … Continue reading

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The Cloud, Big Data, And Employment

It seems to me…. “Big Data is just that – big. But, it’s a term that is largely misunderstood and difficult to explain.” ~ Rick Smolan[1]. Computing is a powerful general-purpose technology responsible for creative/destructive transformations in production organization, product … Continue reading

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Can Devices Be Intelligent?

It seems to me…. “People don’t want to believe that technology is broken. Pharmaceuticals, robotics, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology – all these areas where the progress has been a lot more limited than people think. And the question is why.´ ~ … Continue reading

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AI’s Potential Negatives

It seems to me…. “Forget artificial intelligence – in the brave new world of big data, its artificial idiocy we should be looking out for.” ~ Tom Chatfield. As anyone having followed my comments probably realizes, I am an admitted … Continue reading

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Intelligence Enhancement

It seems to me… “As soon as it works, no one calls it AI anymore.” ~ John McCarthy. Most of artificial intelligence’s (AI) accomplishments are under-appreciated. Current success in computer-based game playing, whether the 1997 Garry Kasparov vs. IBM’s Deep … Continue reading

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