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Should we fear AI, or embrace its benefits?

Fifty-two technologists, academics, and business leaders have been quoted by business intelligence group CB Insights as saying that AI could spiral out of control and threaten human society. Some have hit the...
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The Best Part of a Sandwich

There are some things in the world that can never be fully understood--the laws of gravity, the concept of time, etc… But none of these things can top the utter mystery...

Predictive Maintenance May Solve London’s Underground Issues

The System The UK’s London Underground transportation system is managed by Transport for London (TfL) and has been around since 1863, facilitates 1.4 billion trips annually, and is now integrating data science...
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HOW TO BECOME IMMORTAL

Humans have always tried to immortalize themselves. Some have taken the assiduous path while others have done infamous deeds and ‘the evil lives on after them.’ Now ‘The Voices of Humanity’...
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SELF-DRIVING CARS: WHY ROBOT, WHY?

The Orwellian science fiction movie ‘I, Robot’ is set in the year 2035 where humanoid robots serve humanity and are programmed to serve under the ‘Three laws of Robotics.’ The protagonist,...
GDPR

GDPR – The Tsunami is Coming

The National Weather Service in the US has a Tsunami readiness program. If a huge wave passes through one of the monitored locations throughout the Pacific Ocean, an alert is triggered,...

Marketing and Data Management

We’ve all been at the counter of a store or at a favorite restaurant when the clerk or waiter asks us for our email address. For the most part, this is...
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Trevor Schulze: Big Data Revolution at Micron Saved $80 Million

In 2015, Idaho-based Semiconductor giant Micron hired Trevor Schulze as its first ever Chief Information Officer. Prior to acquiring the role at Micron, Schulze had worked in top level positions for...

Why data quality is key to successful digital transformation

When owning a company it is only natural to want it to grow and succeed, so the first thing that a company must do is begin to understand how important data...
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Hortonworks and Cloudera – A Tale of Two Visions

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” So said Dickens in his work The Tale of Two Cities. Like the English and French in the early...

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Net Neutrality: Not Available for Comment

Not available for comment. We’ve grown accustomed to hearing that from politicians, but not from the internet. The internet is the place we go...

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