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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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5G and the IoT: The communications service provider challenge

‘Digital transformation’ has become a conference cliché in recent years, joining ‘innovation’ as a term that people often repeat without explaining what they mean. But what’s certainly happening in some organisations...
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Dubai Police Force: Facing the Robotic Future

What is a robot? This is not a philosophical question, but a practical one. Honestly consider, what defines whether something is a robot or not? Would a human-like form, that does a human’s...

Brexit: Find out where your data lives

Regulation is core to our lives: some rail against it, while others see it as enabling trade on mutually agreed terms. For some, it’s red tape that stifles innovation, while others...

Global Leaders meet at WEF Davos to discuss the fourth industrial revolution

The 49th World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, from 22-25 January 2019, brought together CEOs, politicians, economists, scientists, and activists to debate the critical questions facing the planet. Globalisation,...
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Failing to Plan? Or Planning to Fail? Disaster Recovery as a Critical Component of...

The old adage, “Those who fail to plan, plan to fail” has never been more true than in the growing data-rich corporate market space of the 21st century. With business moving...
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Net Neutrality, What Happened And What Is Happening?

06On Thursday, December 14th the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to eliminate specific regulations on the Internet that had been implemented by the Obama administration in 2015.This vote has ignited a...
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Network Vulnerability: Ensuring security from a variety of threats

With the new year and new security threats being added to the list of existing ones, the IT world is increasingly pushing to prioritize security, high availability, and disaster recovery for...
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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...

Improving Network Security through the IoT

The What Since its inception the Internet of Things (IoT) has been labelled a security risk, with enormous challenges. However, data analytics firm MicroStrategy has taken a different stance on the seemingly...

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Microsoft Announces Support for Video Bots in Skype

Chatbots became known to the public in 1963 when computer scientist Joseph Weizenbaum created Eliza, a computer program that simulated communicating with a human....

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