It’s the time of the year where everyone makes predictions for the following year. But rather than focus on predictions, I’d like to zero in on long-term trends that will have a broad, far-reaching impact.
China’s president Xi Jinping is an avid reader. He peppers his speeches with quotes from his favorite writers, including Charles Dickens, Victor Hugo, and Paulo Coelho. His annual New Year’s Day greetings
Bitcoin prices rose on a Wall Street Journal report (paywall) that Peter Thiel’s investment fund recently made a major wager on the cryptoasset, adding to the list of bigwigs whose support for the market
The German automaker and the tech juggernaut will focus on traffic optimization, artificial intelligence and EV battery development. Volkswagen and Google are teaming up on quantum computing, with the
Artificial intelligence just keeps getting better at beating us at games, and what game more lends itself to a computer being a cheating, blue-shelling bastard than Mario Kart? That’s the idea behind a
How tech is breaking the bank Thirty years ago last Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 508 points. The 22.6% drop, known as Black Monday, was the biggest decline ever recorded on Wall Street.
LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin is booming, digital currency hedge funds are sprouting at the rate of two a week and the value of all cryptocurrencies has surged tenfold this year to more than $170 billion.
Space Data is about to get big. Thanks to the growing sophistication and falling cost of satellites, more businesses than ever are looking to the “final frontier” for insights which can be put to use on
Over the past few weeks my inbox has seen a steady stream of emails on the topic of big data and AI research ethics. From the NSF-funded PERVADE study to industry initiatives to roundtables and discussions