Sat.Feb 09, 2019

Automation and Artificial Intelligence: How machines are affecting people and places

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At first, technologists issued dystopian alarms about the power of automation and artificial intelligence (AI) to destroy jobs. Then came a correction, with a wave of reassurances. Now, the discourse appears to be arriving at a more complicated understanding, suggesting that automation will bring neither apocalypse nor utopia, but instead both benefits and stress alike. […]. Artificial Intelligence News

Smart Home for Dogs: Transform Your Space Into a Pet Paradise

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IBM builds a more diverse million-face data set to help reduce bias in AI

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Encoding biases into machine learning models, and in general into the constructs we refer to as AI, is nearly inescapable — but we can sure do better than we have in past years. IBM is hoping that a new database of a million faces more reflective of those in the real world will help. Facial recognition […]. Artificial Intelligence News

Three Digital Insight to Be a “Total CIO”

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Nowadays, digital organizations are so technology-driven and information-intensive, IT is one of the most significant elements of any differentiated business competency and the defining factor of business success.

Schema Evolution Patterns

Speaker: Alex Rasmussen, CEO, Bits on Disk

If you want to make your development team squirm, ask them about database schema changes or API versioning. Most development teams struggle with changing database schemas and updating API versions without breaking existing code. Alex Rasmussen is an expert in helping teams through these struggles. His talk will examine database schema changes and API versioning as two instances of schema evolution: how your systems respond when the structure of your structured data changes.

How a 14-year-old Hongkonger built an app to help Alzheimer’s patients connect with their loved ones

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For many teenagers, their lives typically might revolve around schoolwork and spending time with friends. Not so for Emma Yang. At the age of 14, the Hong Kong-born Yang has already created her own mobile app for Alzheimer’s patients, which has impressed the likes of Microsoft Corp founder Bill Gates and Alibaba Group Holding executive vice-chairman […]. Artificial Intelligence News

The Monthly “Digital Maturity” Book Tuning: The “Digital Transformation” Formulas Feb. 2019

Future of CIO

Digital makes a significant impact on every aspect of the business from people, process to technology, both horizontally and vertically. The digitalization flattens the organizational hierarchy and blurs the functional, organizational and geographical borders in the business ecosystem. It is like the gigantic puzzle with many misplaced pieces, you have to put them all in the right places to discover the real meaning and unleash its full potential.