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Should We Treat Robots Like Humans Part 3: Human-Robot Interaction?

By Josh Hamilton | March 7, 2017

Human-Robot Interaction In the first two parts of this series we examined how we should treat robot workers in the workplace; should automated workers be taxed similarly to human workers to account for the offset of work and taxation that

Should We Treat Robots Like Humans Part 2: Robo-rights

By Josh Hamilton | March 2, 2017

Should We Treat Robots Like Humans In the first part of this series we looked at whether robot-work should be taxed, and regardless of your views on whether it is necessary or just to tax robots, it naturally leads us

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Future of Banking Part 3: AI Bankers

By Josh Hamilton | March 1, 2017

AI Bankers With digital banking and social payments already making waves in the financial community there is one more piece of technology that is revolutionising the banking world; AI advisors. While human advisors can offer that personal touch, AI bankers

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Why All The Satellites?

By Josh Hamilton | March 1, 2017

Low Orbit Satellite Investment Making Rounds More and more tech firms are trying to get their satellites into orbit. Modern satellite technology can do so much more than make phone-calls or watch TV, you can navigate, track crime, and even provide

Should We Treat Robots Like Humans Part 1: Robo-taxation

By Josh Hamilton | February 28, 2017

Robo-taxation Should robots be taxed? That is the question that Bill Gates has given his somewhat controversial answer to last week, declaring that humans should be taxing robot workers as if they were human. Gates has suggested that this is

The Power of Recurrent Neural Networks

By Josh Hamilton | February 27, 2017

Recurrent Neural Networks A recurrent neural network (RNN) is a type of neural network where connections between units form a directed cycle. They were first created in the 1980s, but have gained new popularity as AI and machine learning technology is spreading and progressing

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Numeraire Cryptocurrency Goes Live

By Kiril Kirilov | February 27, 2017

Numeraire cryptocurrency Numerai, a hedge fund started in late 2015 by mathematician Richard Craib. The new Numerai cryptocurrency comprises digital tokens that allow crowdsourcing of literary anything. Cryptocurrencies are essentially internet based assets used to finance any purchase or endeavor

IBM Unveils Expanded Watson Platform for Health Cloud Capabilities

By CloudBuzz | February 20, 2017

Health Cloud Capabilities ORLANDO, FL. – 20 Feb 2017: At the 2017 Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in Orlando, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today introduced expanded capabilities for the Watson Platform for Health Cloud and a specialized Watson Health

Philips Spotlights Connected Technology, Predictive Analytics Software, and Artificial Intelligence

By CloudBuzz | February 17, 2017

Philips spotlights connected technology, predictive analytics software, and artificial intelligence advancing population health and precision medicine at HIMSS 2017 AMSTERDAM, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Featuring new and enhanced connected health offerings at the 2017 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition (HIMSS17),

Machine Augmented Humans: Does Elon Have A Point?

By Josh Hamilton | February 16, 2017

Machine Augmented Humans Elon Musk may have caused controversy once again with his declaration that humans must merge with machines, or become irrelevant. For anyone who follows Musk’s career, or tech news in general, this is not a new or

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Despite Record Breaches, Secure Third Party Access Still Not An IT Priority

By CloudTweaks

Record Breaches Research has revealed that third parties cause 63 percent of all data breaches. From HVAC contractors, to IT consultants, to supply chain analysts and beyond, the threats posed by third parties are real and growing. Deloitte, in its

Rainmaking From The Cloud – CIOs Struggle To Keep Pace With IT Demands

By Brendan O'Brien

Rainmaking from the Cloud In the digital era, where customers can select virtually anything with a click of a button, they are demanding more choice; not only in products, but in how and when they pay for them. They expect

7 Essential Facts About SharePoint And ECM

By Jim Kane

SharePoint And ECM Pioneer enterprise content management systems like SharePoint can help in take up your business to the next level, but only if you use them correctly Here are seven things you need to know about this leading web

Business Transformation And The IT Journey

By CloudTweaks

Business Transformation IT Journey When we look at significant business model changes during the past thirty years, technology has often been at the core. From mainframes to mini-computers to microcomputers to client/server to the Internet – technology change has been

Stuck In The Clouds: The Issue Of Data Ownership

By Bob Greenlees

The Issue Of Data Ownership While the immediate benefits of cloud services are typically clear to new users, individuals and businesses alike are becoming increasingly aware of a looming issue: vendor lock-in. As these users amass large amounts of data in

Do You Have The Right IT Monitoring And Management Strategy?

By CloudTweaks

IT Monitoring And Management Strategy As more organizations embrace hybrid IT, the task of monitoring and managing these environments becomes more complex. Virtualization and cloud add layers of abstraction, making detection and resolution of a performance/availability issue extremely challenging for

Cloud Comings and Goings

By John Pientka

Cloud Power Amazon Web Services – the giant of cloud computing – is on track to do $10 Billion in revenue this year. Yet, rumors swirl that Apple may take a huge chunk of business away from them and Dropbox has

Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

By John Barco

Do Not Rely On Passwords Simple passwords are no longer safe to use online. John Barco, vice president of Global Product Marketing at ForgeRock, explains why it’s time the industry embraced more advanced identity-centric solutions that improve the customer experience

Move Over Brick And Mortar, Education-As-A-Service Is Taking Over

By Scott Skinger

Education-As-A-Service As Bob Dylan once said, “the times they are a-changin’.” Its a verse that sticks like glue in the back of my mind when I reflect on the technology landscape today. Just a few years ago, data analytics services

Four Cloud Security Mega Trends

By Roy Feintuch

Cloud Security Trends Last year was a big year for the cloud. Cloud adoption continued to grow at a rapid clip, even as executives from companies such as McDonald’s and ENEL talked about how their organizations are embracing a cloud-first

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Despite Record Breaches, Secure Third Party Access Still Not An IT Priority

Record Breaches Research has revealed that third parties cause 63 percent of all data breaches. From HVAC contractors, to IT ...
Identity and Access Management: Advancing to Meet the Changing Needs of Passwords and Governance

Identity and Access Management: Advancing to Meet the Changing Needs of Passwords and Governance

Identity and Access Management The identity and access management market continues to grow in a wide variety of industries of ...
Cloud Services Are Vulnerable Without End-To-End Encryption

Cloud Services Are Vulnerable Without End-To-End Encryption

End-To-End Encryption The growth of cloud services has been one of the most disruptive phenomena of the Internet era.  However, ...
The Digital Economy: Embracing The Latest Technological Advancements

The Digital Economy: Embracing The Latest Technological Advancements

The Digital Economy As you would expect, for any business to achieve successful growth and meet its objectives, it must ...
5 Ways Cloud-based Tools Can Help Accountants Escape The IT Treadmill

5 Ways Cloud-based Tools Can Help Accountants Escape The IT Treadmill

Accountant Cloud Tools Digital tools and software have become an inseparable part of any accountant's profession. There are software for ...
Cloudification - Budgets are Shifting Toward a “Cloud-first” and “Cloud-only” Approach

Cloudification – Budgets are Shifting Toward a “Cloud-first” and “Cloud-only” Approach

Cloudification and the Budget Shift Gartner has recently predicted that by 2020, a corporate "no-cloud" policy will be as rare ...