Tavis D. Jules

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The Future of Information Technology is Intelligence

Traditional IT has to make way for the intelligence-based business model.<p>In 2003 Nick Carr declared that IT had become a ubiquitous commodity with no …

Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain explained: It builds trust when you need it most

Here’s everything you need to know about the technology powering the bitcoin cryptocurrency today and, soon, a myriad of services that will change your life.<p><i>This is part of "Blockchain Decoded," a series looking at the impact of blockchain, bitcoin and cryptocurrency on our lives.</i><p>These days, we're …

Blockchain

What is AI? Everything you need to know about Artificial Intelligence

An executive guide to artificial intelligence, from machine learning and general AI to neural networks.<p><i>Video: Getting started with artificial</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

The future is now: The Internet of Everything is closer than you think, starting in the workplace

Walking through the sensor-activated doors at your workplace, a Siri-like voice greets you: <i>“Good Morning, valued employee”.</i><p>Strolling past what used …

Internet of Things

Lights, Camera, Data

Video content analytics are poised to revolutionize data gathering and the Internet of Things.<p>From monitoring homes to tracking lunch deliveries, society is fast becoming reliant on sensor data gathered via the Internet of Things. Being able to access wide-ranging information instantaneously and …

Internet of Things

Can blockchain democratize education? This startup seems to think so

Without much fanfare, recent advances in technology have helped provide quality education to people across the world. Cloud applications helped us create classrooms that defy geographical barriers and span across thousands of miles. Artificial intelligence and machine learning helped make up for …

Blockchain

Why College Campus Populations Are Shrinking

Glossy brochures with photos of young adults traipsing around leafy quads might dominate the popular imagination of what higher education looks like. …

College & University

Online courses don't work, but education can still be disrupted

The labour force is changing at a rapid pace. Technology is generating entirely new industries and jobs, while eradicating antiquated ones. Some may …

Education

Technology is changing the world 'and schools must change too'

Governments and schools need to change the way children are taught as technology creates more learning opportunities outside the classroom, the …

Education Technology

Powering the Smart Factory with the Internet of Things

To secure a smart future, manufacturers are leveraging the Internet of Things to reshape product development and production. Selecting the right infrastructure is crucial for success.<p>The first half of the digital revolution was about using machines to connect people—allowing them to share ideas, …

Internet of Things

Welcome To The Age Of Digital Transcendence

I'm old enough to have grown up in a household with a single rotary telephone.<p>I imagine that most children would not know what to do with one today. Conversely, my grandparents, if I could bring them back to life, would have had no idea of what to do with a smartphone.<p>Technology changes the way we …

Physics

Opinion: 6 book recommendations that will make you smarter about artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence is not only poised to disrupt industries and workplaces, but also the way that we as humans interact. As our AI journey …

Books

Is “Murder by Machine Learning” the New “Death by PowerPoint”?

Software doesn’t always end up being the productivity panacea that it promises to be. As its victims know all too well, “death by PowerPoint,” the poor use of the presentation software, sucks the life and energy out of far too many meetings. And audit after enterprise audit reveals spreadsheets …

Machine Learning

35 Amazing Real World Examples Of How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.<p>Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, …

Blockchain

Education technology is a global opportunity

$8.15 billion. That’s the amount global investors staked in edtech companies in the first 10 months of 2017.<p>Education used to be simple: there was a blackboard, a teacher and desks in a classroom. Today, a student can practice English online, upload homework through a portal and learn chemistry …

Education Technology

12 Emerging Internet of Things (IoT) Trends That Will Become Mainstream In 2018

In November, in a dive into what is driving enterprise interest in the Internet of Things (IoT) we found that, for the moment at least, enterprises …

Internet of Things

How Big Tech Is Profiting by Selling AI-as-a-Service

The nascent technology of artificial intelligence is more widely used than you may think.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is still in its infancy, but it …

What You Need to Know About Artificial Intelligence…

geralt / Pixabay<p>When someone mentions “artificial intelligence”(AI), what is the first thing that comes to your mind?<p>Most of us imagine an army of …

How This Blockchain Startup Is Reshaping Global Education

Education differs across regions and cultures, but a common goal remains to provide one’s society and youth with the best education options possible. …

The Biggest Forecast For Artificial Intelligence In 2018

2017 was a developmental year for Artificial Intelligence, not simply as far as the headway of the innovation itself, yet additionally for the …

Quantum computing is going to change the world. Here's what this means for you

The science and tech world has been abuzz about quantum computers for years, but the devices are not yet affecting our daily lives. Quantum systems …

Industrial Internet of Things - Reports - World Economic Forum

During the past 15 years, the Internet revolution has redefined business-to-consumer (B2C) industries such as media, retail and financial services. …

Internet of Things

These are the two books that are helping Xi Jinping understand AI

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 offers a rare look into the secrets of his office bookshelf—something Chinese netizens …

Xi Jinping

Big Data 2018: Cloud storage becomes the de facto data lake

While AI, IoT, and GDPR grab the headlines, don't forget about the about the generational impact that cloud migration and streaming will have on big …

The data warehouse in 2018

We truly live in an age where newer technology grows almost faster than we can keep pace, yet still not fast enough for the insatiable appetite of …

AI and Deep Learning in 2017 – A Year in Review

The year is coming to an end. I did not write nearly as much as I had planned to. But I’m hoping to change that next year, with more tutorials around …

The State of the Bot Going Into 2018

2016 saw an explosion of interest and investments in chatbots, as I wrote in my last annual recap. What happened in 2017, and what will 2018 bring? …

18 Exponential Changes We Can Expect in the Year Ahead - MIT Technology Review

<i>Azeem Azhar is a strategist, product entrepreneur, and analyst living in London. He is the curator of the weekly newsletter</i> Exponential View<i>, from</i> …

Artificial intelligence school inspections face resistance

<b>Plans to use algorithms to identify failing schools have been criticised by the National Association of Head Teachers.</b><p>A data science unit, part-owned by the UK government, has been training algorithms to rate schools, using machine learning - a form of AI.<p>It plans to work with England education …

Machine Learning

The Metamorphosis of MOOCs

Opinion | Postsecondary Learning<p>The Metamorphosis of MOOCs<p>By Fiona Hollands     Dec 20, 2017<p>Soratja Na Wanjan / Shutterstock<p>At a recent meeting of …