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How Blockchain Technology Can Serve the Have-nots:


Can the blockchain, a distributed ledger technology that underpins cryptocurrencies such as the Bitcoin, be used to help millions of poor people gain access to financial services? Recent announcements ...


The new Atlas robot is amazing. Can you do this? :




Blockchain initiative rewards carbon-friendly consumer choices:




Hackers Have Already Started to Weaponize Artificial Intelligence:


Last year, two data scientists from security firm ZeroFOX conducted an experiment to see who was better at getting Twitter users to click on malicious links, humans or an artificial intelligence. The ...


Inside the First Church of Artificial Intelligence:


Anthony Levandowski makes an unlikely prophet. Dressed Silicon Valley-casual in jeans and flanked by a PR rep rather than cloaked acolytes, the engineer known for self-driving cars--and triggering a notorious ...


Wyoming Blockchain Coalition Announces Support for Blockchain in Wyoming:


"When I tried to donate bitcoin to fund a new endowment at UW, I ran into a brick wall because Wyoming's banking laws prevent bitcoin exchanges from doing business in Wyoming. I'd like to help fix that." ...


Ray Kurzweil on Turing Tests, Brain Extenders, and AI Ethics:


Inventor and author Ray Kurzweil, who currently runs a group at Google writing automatic responses to your emails in cooperation with the Gmail team, recently talked with WIRED Editor-in-Chief Nicholas ...


What life will be like when the computers disappear:


What happens when the computers around you all but disappear? Tiny sensors built into walls, household products, what you're wearing, and perhaps your own body will make computers invisible to the ...


How Many Robots Does It Take to Fill a Grocery Order?:


It once took online grocer Ocado two hours to put together a box of 50 food items. Now machines can do it in five minutes. The breakthrough and ones like it could help propel the grocery business ...


Blockchain - A Capitalist Revolution for the Internet:


Blockchain, i.e. digitized and decentralized public ledgers of cryptocurrency1 or digital asset transactions, might emerge as the tool to liberate the Internet from the domination of the tech oligarchy. ...


Why AI Is the 'New Electricity':


Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Google+ Email Print Comment Quote Supports K@W's Technology Content Just as electricity ...


62 Insane Facts About Bitcoin [Infographic - Updated October 2017]:


Bitcoin is a virtual currency that uses Blockchain technology for secure payments and storing money electronically, without requiring a bank or a person's name. Satoshi Nakamoto created this cryptocurrency ...


Building A.I. That Can Build A.I.:




Practical Examples Of How Blockchains Will Be Used In Legal Firms:


I contend that blockchain technology is going to disrupt many businesses and industries and the legal profession just might be next. Although there are many appealing characteristics of blockchain technology ...


John Sculley: Rising to the Challenge of 'Truly Disruptive Innovation':


While serving as CEO of PepsiCo, John Sculley was recruited by Steve Jobs to become CEO of Apple in 1983. After a disagreement with Jobs over business strategy in which the Apple board sided with Sculley, ...


15 Firms Leading the Way on Energy Blockchain:




What's Behind the Hype About Artificial Intelligence?:


Apoorv Saxena, lead product manager at Google and co-founder of the AI Frontiers conference that will be held in Santa Clara, Calif., from November 3-5, speaks with Knowledge@Wharton about why interest ...


The Seven Deadly Sins of AI Predictions:




Today's TED Talk - We're building a dystopia just to make people click on ads:


We're building an artificial intelligence-powered dystopia, one click at a time, says techno-sociologist Zeynep Tufecki. In an eye-opening talk, she details how the same algorithms companies like Facebook, ...


Bitcoin for beginners: Everything you need to know:


Still confused about bitcoin? Don't know what cryptocurrency is? Can't figure out why anyone would want to make a chain out of blocks? You've come to the right place. Matthew Cochrane, The Motley ...


Meet the High Schooler Shaking Up Artificial Intelligence:


"The best thing to do is to go out and try it, make it yourself from your own hands," Russakovsky is part of a movement among AI researchers trying to get more high schoolers tinkering with AI systems. ...


Artificial Intelligence and Human Intelligence: The Essential Codependency:


magine the following scenario. It's Monday morning. You wake up to an alarm. It's been set automatically and synchronized to your work schedule for the day. As you partake in your hygiene regimen, your ...


Small Oregon Town Welcomes Robotic Deliveries:




Tech Giants Are Paying Huge Salaries for Scarce A.I. Talent:




The Fervor Around Blockchains Explained in Two Minutes:


Saving the planet, fixing healthcare, replacing conventional currency--there is apparently nothing that the shared-database technology known as blockchains can't fix. At least, that's the impression ...


Captains of Finance Dismiss Bitcoin at Their Peril:


The financial industry today looks stable and boring, with a few megabanks ever-more entrenched and markets that may not offer the same risks and rewards as before the 2008-2009 financial crisis but which ...


Future of Tech and Media: Waging a War for People's Time:


The war for tech supremacy is moving to newer technologies such as augmented reality and voice assistants, as giant internet companies grasp for an ever-fleeting portion of people's time. By Eliot ...


A Strategist's Guide to Artificial Intelligence:


Jeff Heepke knows where to plant corn on his 4,500-acre farm in Illinois because of artificial intelligence (AI). He uses a smartphone app called Climate Basic, which divides Heepke's farmland (and, in ...


Why the DOE Needs Blockchain to Secure the Grid:




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