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Deloitte: These Emerging Technologies Will Play Critical Roles – InformationWeek

Deloitte Consulting cites seven emerging technologies as critical to the future of IT: dark analytics, mixed reality and blockchain included. Source: Deloitte: These Emerging Technologies Will Play Critical Roles – InformationWeek

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Musk, Hawking and other luminaries sign AI principles into being

The Asilomar AI Principles take a stab at protecting humankind from an AI apocalypse and ensuring the many, not just the few, reap AI’s benefits. Source: Musk, Hawking and other luminaries sign AI principles into being

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Uber To Pilot Self-Driving Cars On Pittsburgh Streets – InformationWeek

Uber plans to launch a pilot program with a fleet of driverless cars picking up passengers in Pittsburgh this month. Source: Uber To Pilot Self-Driving Cars On Pittsburgh Streets – InformationWeek

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Driverless Vehicles & The IT Impact – InformationWeek

Jupiter Research tried to answer the question, given the experimentation with driverless vehicles, when will it gain traction? Source: Driverless Vehicles & The IT Impact – InformationWeek

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AI, Cognitive Computing To Disrupt Enterprises: IDC – InformationWeek

IDC is forecasting big growth for cognitive computing and AI in the next 5 years. This infographic shows the growth, industries, and use-cases for these technologies. Source: AI, Cognitive Computing To Disrupt Enterprises: IDC – InformationWeek

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Uber works its way toward no more drivers | Computerworld

Uber is rolling out self-driving cars in Pittsburgh, buying a self-driving truck startup, Otto, and will partner with Volvo to work on, you guessed it, self-driving cars. It doesn’t take a genius to see what these three things have in … Continue reading

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Self-driving 18-wheeler delivers the first shipment: Beer | Computerworld

Self-driving truck company Otto teamed with Anheuser-Busch to successfully deliver a semi-tractor full of beer to Colorado Springs, a journey of 120 miles. Source: Self-driving 18-wheeler delivers the first shipment: Beer | Computerworld Well, in my recordings you hear me … Continue reading

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Federal Regulators Open the On-Ramp for Self-Driving Cars – IEEE Spectrum

New guidelines, due out today, will speed robocars into use as soon as possible Source: Federal Regulators Open the On-Ramp for Self-Driving Cars – IEEE Spectrum

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What eBay’s Machine Learning Advances Can Teach IT Professionals – InformationWeek

EBay has been gathering data and employing machine learning to connect more buyers to sellers and increase the trustworthiness of transactions. The use-cases are worth exploring for any IT professional looking to help improve a company’s bottom line by applying … Continue reading

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Self-driving bus now a reality: Taking a ride in China – YouTube

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Intel’s Next-Gen Xeon Phi Geared Toward AI, Machine Learning – InformationWeek

Intel is targeting the nascent market for artificial intelligence gear with a new version of the Xeon Phi chip code-named Knights Mill. Source: Intel’s Next-Gen Xeon Phi Geared Toward AI, Machine Learning – InformationWeek

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Ford remains wary of Tesla-like autonomous driving features | Computerworld

At a time when Tesla is rolling out sophisticated autonomous driving features, Ford believes the industry is not ready for consumer vehicles that can safely drive themselves. Source: Ford remains wary of Tesla-like autonomous driving features | Computerworld

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10 Cool Machine Learning Startups To Watch – InformationWeek

Machine learning is technology that trains software so developers don’t have to code it by hand. The number of new companies in the category has grown exponentially over the past few years. Here are 10 machine learning startups worth a … Continue reading

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Can We Trust Robots? – IEEE Spectrum

Robots will soon have the power of life and death over human beings. Are they ready? Are we? Source: Can We Trust Robots? – IEEE Spectrum

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Can You Program Ethics Into a Self-Driving Car? – IEEE Spectrum

When self-driving cars kill, it’s the code (and the coders) that will be put on trial Source: Can You Program Ethics Into a Self-Driving Car? – IEEE Spectrum

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Would You Trust a Robot Surgeon to Operate on You? – IEEE Spectrum

Precise and dexterous surgical robots may take over the operating room Source: Would You Trust a Robot Surgeon to Operate on You? – IEEE Spectrum

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Do We Want Robot Warriors to Decide Who Lives or Dies? – IEEE Spectrum

As artificial intelligence in military robots advances, the meaning of warfare is being redefined Source: Do We Want Robot Warriors to Decide Who Lives or Dies? – IEEE Spectrum

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Apple touts A.I. in iOS and opens ‘crown jewels’ to devs | Computerworld

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Exascale computing seen in this decade | Computerworld

At the supercomputing conference in Seattle, there’s an almost obsessive focus on developing an exascale computing system before the end of the decade. Source: Exascale computing seen in this decade | Computerworld

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Facebook F8: AI, Future Of Apps On Display – InformationWeek

At Facebook’s F8 developers conference, CEO Mark Zuckerberg took to the stage to talk bots and Messenger. Also on display were AI and a big dose of virtual reality. Here are some highlights from the event. Source: Facebook F8: AI, … Continue reading

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