The world economy has had sluggish growth for years. Cities are congested like never before. Man-made fake news pollutes citizens’ thinking. And our political systems seem to crack under pressure. Are
Bridgewater Associates has a team of engineers working on a project to automate decision-making to save time and eliminate human emotional volatility The world’s largest hedge fund is building a piece
For the past century, the price and performance of computing has been on an exponential curve. And, as futurist Ray Kurzweil observed, once any technology becomes an information technology, its development
In the early 1990s, executives and managers welcomed information technology — databases, PC workstations, and automated systems — into their offices. They saw the potential for significant business gains.
One Googler explains how machine learning will soon make your smartphone “a much more efficient and decisive problem solver.” When people imagine machine learning, they tend to think about talking cars
cio.com - Mary Branscombe is a freelance journalist who has been covering technology for over two decades and has written about everything from programming languages, early versions of Windows and Office and the arrival of the web to consumer gadgets and home entertainment.
× Tom Davenport It’s not yet clear whether cognitive automation will end business process outsourcing completely or merely transform the industry, converting outsourcers into cognitive process overseers,