I write about the broad intersection of data and society. Timeline of accuracy advances in ImageNet image recognition showing the leap from human to machine-generated models. (Google). In the early days
Wages stalled but costs haven’t, so people increasingly rent or finance what their parents might have owned outright The American middle class is falling deeper into debt to maintain a middle-class lifestyle.
Otis and I were students in the same second-grade class in Cleveland back in the 1990s. I distinctly remember his braces and big ears. He was quite mischievous, and I may have fallen in love watching run
Moxi is a robot designed to make nurses’ lives easier. But the friendly bot is turning out to be a welcome presence for some patients, too. Nurses are in high demand: The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
These words came from an elderly woman sitting behind me on a late-night flight from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C. The plane was dark and quiet. A man I assumed to be her husband murmured almost inaudibly
MIT Technology Review’s EmTech NextMIT Economics Professor David Autor Artificial Intelligence (AI) and automation promise to usher in a new era of inexpensive goods, effortless personalization, and freedom