Intelligence

Hedge fund legend predicts nearly half of all jobs will be replaced by AI

Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio said Friday that almost half of the jobs in the next two decades will be replaced by artificial intelligence.<p>…

Lifestyle

RIDECON17: Drones, robotics and Blacks’ role in artificial intelligence

Jacquene Curlee, founder and CEO of Kidz Drone Zone (KDZ), facilitated a drones, artificial intelligence and robotics workshop at the inaugural RIDE …

Drones

AI will redefine the role of manager

The superstar managers of the AI era will be much more than scheduling ninjas or efficient task managers. They’ll serve as bridges between AI systems and their team members, guiding them toward more innovative and collaborative pursuits. Finally rid of repetitive and cognitively uninteresting …

Artificial Intelligence

Technologies that Will Change the World - Booz Allen Hamilton - Sponsored Content

Susan Penfield<p>EVP and Chief Innovation Officer at Booz Allen Hamilton<p>Gary Labovich<p>EVP Digital Solutions at Booz Allen Hamilton<p>Denis Cosgrove<p>Cyber Strategist and Senior Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton<p>Predicting the future is a perilous game. In 1903, the president of the Michigan Savings Bank …

Innovation

What To Expect -- And Not To Expect -- From AI: Appian's Matt Calkins

As I’ve written in previous articles, the promise of AI is one that we as a culture have been fascinated by and attracted to for decades. Yet, in many cases, people have expected too much from the capabilities of current AI products on the market.<p>For one, creating a general-purpose AI product that …

Tech industry must secure against 'unintended consequences': Elop | ZDNet

Intentionality, creativity, and leadership is the only way the tech industry can protect the world against the 'perils of unintended consequences', …

Big Data

AI hype prompts awareness of human side

Prof Margaret Boden sees AI as a way to understand the human mind, and says the hype is prompting us to think about the human dimension. She spoke to …

Artificial Intelligence

Every company in future will need to embrace digital

Many of the most important senior executives I speak to, ask how can I their company so it embraces digital?<p>Companies of the future are going to be …

Innovation

How 7 sci-fi technologies are shaping our future

Our Sci-Fi Future<p>The last several decades have seen sweeping changes to the kinds of technology available to consumers. It’s easy to forget, as we …

Augmented Reality

The 10 Critical Job Skills of the Future, According to McKinsey’s Global Chief Learning Officer

The world sits on the precipice of the fourth industrial revolution, as a coming wave of disruptive technology in fields like artificial …

Learning

Impact of Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning on Workforce Capability

The application of AI/ML is reshaping the job market and will eventually create new jobs & roles that we can’t even imagine today. Reskilling the workforce and reforming learning and career models will play a critical role in facilitating this change. The question remains if that will be provided …

Machine Learning

Cyber security demands change in approach

Technology design needs to change so that cyber security is easier to carry out because, as users of technology, people are key, according to a panel …

Business Technology

7 Technology Trends Shaping the Digital Workplace

Predicting the future of work is clearly impossible, but during one of the final sessions of the Gartner Digital Workplace Summit in London, Gartner …

The Workplace

Artificial intelligence still requires intelligence

In the world of business and design, we have started using terms like “algorithm” and “machine learning” as magic calculations for problems we would like to gloss over. These terms often become blockers for deeper problem solving and can stall even the most worthwhile projects.<p>“We’ll figure it out …

Machine Learning

The Canada we want in 2030 must be debated today

Could you imagine a Canada where drone delivery is commonplace, there are more than one million autonomous vehicles on the road, robots have replaced 80 per cent of manufacturing jobs, 50 per cent of Internet traffic is coming from our TVs, appliances or clothes, our economy has become pretty much …

Innovation

We need to focus on the ‘why’ of technology in a ‘why not?’ world

Technology has become a part of every aspect of our lives, even in the places we least expect. The grocery store has a mobile app. The local bank has a chatbot. Strollers in the mall have touchscreens. The checkout counter is DIY. The parking lot has a security robot.<p>Are any of these things bad? …

Augmented Reality

Harness AI’s potential by nurturing a data and analytics culture

The buzz around artificial intelligence is everywhere – anybody who’s anything in the world of technology wants to voice his or her opinion on how AI …

Machine Learning

Panelists Strike an Optimistic Tone on Artificial Intelligence | News | The Harvard Crimson

Panelists speak on artificial intelligence and its impact on the workforce at the Institute of Politics on Thursday night.<p>Artificial intelligence …

Artificial Intelligence

Future Tense Newsletter: Predictions Gone Bad

Delphine Poggianti/Thinkstock Greetings, Future Tensers,This week, Future Tense continues to celebrate the “Future of the Future,” a look at how we …

Can Your Smartphone Read Your Mind?

<i>This article is part of</i> <i>Future Tense</i><i>, a collaboration among</i> <i>Arizona State University</i><i>,</i> <i>New America</i><i>, and Slate. On Thursday, Sept. 28, at 9 a.m., Future</i> …

Mental Disorders

SMEs: Drivers of the automation revolution - Financial Times

<b>While larger corporations have so far driven the automation revolution, SMEs are set to drive growth in the coming decade, drawn by the high savings,</b> …

Top trends coming in 2018

<i>Kathy Gibson at Gartner Symposium, Cape Town</i> — Artificial intelligence (AI) is becoming more pervasive — and it is starting to enable intelligent …

Machine Learning

The Impact of AI Over The Next Half Decade

DirtyOpi / Pixabay<p><b>Why half?</b><p>For those who may find awkward the reference to “half a decade” and not the “next decade” here is why: AI is evolving at …

Artificial Intelligence

Bringing Artificial Intelligence to Manufacturing

Talk of automation in manufacturing tends to focus on industrial robots, for obvious reasons.<p>The robotics market is growing at an unprecedented pace …

Artificial Intelligence

AI won't automate people out of jobs

Tina Nunno, VP and Gartner fellow.<p>Although conventional wisdom says artificial intelligence (AI) will be used to automate humans out of relevance, …

Artificial Intelligence

Thoughts on the future of human knowledge and machine intelligence

Throughout history, nations and armies have brawled for knowledge. The burning of the Library of Alexandria, the destruction of Xianyang Palace’s …

UK Universities

Automate Advice, Not the Advisor

Advisors have been using tools and technology for decades. Why, then, should the latest technology be any different? Robo-advice is no more than …

Artificial Intelligence

AI/Machine Learning: Predicting A Long Term Market Size Is Impossible

Incremental thinking can’t possibly capture how broadly machine learning will impact every aspect of business, government, and consumer behavior. …

Machine Learning

Will AI Destroy Journalism? | Articles | Big Data

These are troubling times for journalists. The last decade has seen their numbers dwindle dramatically across the globe. In the US, they fell roughly …

Big Data

GDPR the Rise of the Automated Data Protection Officer

Can artificial intelligence and machine learning solve the skills shortage as the EU's General Data Protection Regulation deadline approaches?<p>Looks …

Cybersecurity