Tim Monley

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Google's New AI Feature Sounds Like A Real Human And OMG Why Is The Future So Creepy?

Google just demoed a 100% natural-sounding AI that scheduled an appointment with a live human on the phone who didn't know she was talking to a machine.<p>Google CEO Sundar Pichai demoed a jaw-dropping new feature today at Google I/O 2018, the tech giant's annual developer conference, that may one day …

Artificial Intelligence

How to delete yourself from the Internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime. Reputable services fall victim to anonymous hackers. Ransomware holds random computer user’s files hostage. And what about those websites that track your every move, targeting you with …

Information Systems

Melbourne startup OpenLive is an automated system helping artists record and sell their live performances

It is nigh on impossible to attend a music gig these days without having your view obstructed by hundreds of smartphones thrust up in the air in …

Startups (Australia)

The First Ever Fund Managed by a Robot Is Here. So Far It's Beating the Market

It can process over 1 million pieces of information a day.<p>As if professional mutual fund managers didn’t have it hard enough.<p>Not only do they have to …

Want To Have Lucid Dreams? A New Study Shows How You Can Boost Your Ability To Control Your Dreams

Have you ever wondered if there are ways you can take control of your dreams and enjoy a night of lucid dreaming? If so, a new study conducted has …

How to Get Rich When Robots Steal Your Job | Inc.com

Consultancy firm Price Waterhouse & Coopers recently published a report that suggested that 38% of US jobs will be performed by robots by 2030. The rates are even higher in the transportation and storage (56%) and manufacturing (46%). The continually aggressive growth trend in processing power …

The Future

In the AI Age, “Being Smart” Will Mean Something Completely Different

Andrew Ng has likened artificial intelligence (AI) to electricity in that it will be as transformative for us as electricity was for our ancestors. I can only guess that electricity was mystifying, scary, and even shocking to them — just as AI will be to many of us. Credible scientists and research …

Our Machines Now Have Knowledge We’ll Never Understand

The new availability of huge amounts of data, along with the statistical tools to crunch these numbers, offers a whole new way of understanding the …

Crypto Tokens: A Breakthrough in Open Network Design

It is a wonderful accident of history that the internet and web were created as open platforms that anyone — users, developers, organizations — could …

A European committee just listed 11 ways society is at risk from Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) could pose a threat to the fabric of our society, according to an opinion published last night by the European Economic …

AI experts predict the future: Truck drivers out of jobs by 2027, surgeons by 2053

Hundreds of AI experts predict when their models will beat humans at everything.<p>Google has hung up its AlphaGo gloves after trouncing the world's …

Automation’s impact on jobs: what’s happened in just 6 weeks.

In January, I started a weekly newsletter on the impact automation (AI and robotics) is having on jobs. I did this mostly because I wanted to keep …

Artificial Intelligence

HTML5 is the next $100 billion game platform

We believe over the next 12 months, billions of mobile messenger users will become prolific consumers of games and apps using HTML5 and messenger bots. This has the potential to be the most important and lucrative platform ever made available to developers and marketers — it is orders of magnitude …

Apps

These Instagram Success Stories Might Just Prove That Traditional Marketing Is Dead

Is traditional marketing dead? As the web expands its ever-encompassing tentacles, and as long-standing mediums such as radio, television and print begin to fizzle out, while technologies such as social media and streaming video take their place, there’s an undeniable new reality setting in that’s …

Marketing

Google is making it easier for anyone to design beautiful apps

New collaboration tools for designers embrace the Material Design philosophy<p>Google is launching a new suite of tools meant to make it easier for designers and app makers to collaborate. It’s partially an expansion of Google’s Material Design efforts, which launched two years ago as a way to rethink …

19 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

That means they're susceptible to the same psychological preferences and cognitive biases that affect the rest of us. Simple tweaks to the way you speak and hold yourself can make you seem much more likeable, competent, and hireable in their eyes.<p>With that in mind, we rounded up a list of easy …

BBC's student-friendly Micro:bit programmable computer to launch worldwide

By any measure, the BBC Micro:Bit has been a roaring success. The diminutive computer has found its way into the hands of more than one million children, and is a core part of computing education in the UK. It has even attracted the support of Samsung, Microsoft, and ARM, who assisted in the …

Robots

The evolving road of beacon tech

When Apple launched its iBeacon protocol at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in 2013 it laid the foundation for an entire new industry — the proximity industry.<p>Three years later, close to 500 proximity companies operate globally, and between 6 and 7 million beacons are deployed in …

How to Make Money on YouTube (Without a Million Subscribers)

YouTube stars are the self-made celebrities of today: People who have earned an audience by creating content geared toward teaching, entertaining, …

Marketing

Killer Robots Are Coming And These People Are Trying To Stop Them

Forget about drones, forget about dystopian sci-fi — a terrifying new generation of autonomous weapons is already here. Meet the small band of dedicated optimists battling nefarious governments and bureaucratic tedium to stop the proliferation of killer robots and, just maybe, save humanity from …

War

The Pokémon Go influence on new tech

Dr. Roger Smith Contributor<p>Dr. Roger Smith is the CTO for Florida Hospital's Nicholson Center.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Research In Lag Time Set To Determine The Future Of Telesurgery<p>Pokémon Go has changed the trajectory of the world on a scale just slightly smaller than Google Search and …

The Netherlands becomes world's first country to create nation wide IoT network

We have been hearing about the Internet of Things (IoT) for quite some time now. In the current scenario IoT devices are using traditional cellular …

Internet of Things

The master key to understanding the IoT Revolution

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been labeled as "the next Industrial Revolution" because of the way it will change the way people live, work, entertain, and travel, as well as how governments and businesses interact with the world.<p>In fact, the revolution is already starting.<p>That brand new car that …

Internet of Things

Vision Statements: Why You Need One and How to Create One

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In</i> The Marketing Plan Handbook<i>, author Robert W. Bly explains how you can develop big-picture marketing plans for pennies on the dollar with his 12-step marketing plan. In this edited excerpt, Bly describes the importance of having a</i> …

3tags.org

Proof That CEOs Will No Longer Accept Marketing That Doesn’t Work

Brand advertising as we know it will completely disappear, according to Gabe Leydon, CEO of Machine Zone, one of the world’s largest gaming …

Marketing

Digital Transformation: Designing for Loss of Control | On Digital Strategy | Dion Hinchcliffe

It goes hand in hand with another key principle that sets digital strategy well apart from many other traditional ways of achieving organizational …

Innovation

How to define and categorize innovation labs

<i>A brief guide and starting point to explore the mission and freedom of innovation labs.</i><br>As part of a new project funded by Making All Voices Count, …

Innovation