AI Making Waves In News And Journalism

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Read Ronald Schmelzer’s article in Forbes on the future of AI in news and journalism. However, the journalism industry as a whole is highly dependent on technology. Artificial Intelligence AI artificial intelligence forbes journalism machine learning news ronald schmelzer use caseThe business of communicating the happenings of society might seem to be something entirely human-centric. After all, what do machines care about what happens in the news?

Journal of Irreproducible Results

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Ironically now, most science journals should have this subtitle

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How Data Journalism is Impacting the Industry

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Though it may not be obvious to the average person, the journalism industry is undergoing a transformative change, one that could very well revolutionize the business in exciting ways. Data has, of course, always been a part of journalism, especially when it came to in-depth reporting. Data journalism has arrived, and its overall impact on the industry will be something to keep a close eye on over the next few years. The promise behind data journalism is immense.

In COVID times: the value of keeping journals and leadership for organisational reinvention

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Zanele opened by asking me about my practice of keeping a journal , following up by asking me if this was particularly relevant today. I found that you actually have been keeping a journal since you were very young.

Faster journal posting methods (BAPI)

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First choice might be a BAPI for high performance Unfortunately BAPIs don't exist for every scenario though and sometimes the out-of-the-box BAPIs can be inadequate for the purposes of what you want to do

5 Point Guide to Publishing a Research Paper in a STEM Journal

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In the field of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics), academic writing and publishing of papers in a reputed journal emerge as one of the most competitive engagements for many aspirants. Today, innumerable academic STEM publishing journals have surfaced, but simultaneously, the number of applicants has also soared. However, many of the rules that have been passed differ largely from one STEM journal publishing house to another.

Microsoft Removed Journal From Windows Due To Security Issues

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Last month, Fortinet researcher Honggang Ren discovered a heap overflow vulnerability in Windows Journal and reported it to Microsoft. This month, Microsoft released update KB3161102 and removed the Journal component from all versions of Windows because the file format used by Journal has been demonstrated to be susceptible to a number of security exploits.

Scrum Transition Journal: Grooming Woes Part 3

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Behind the scenes, out of view from the rest of the scrum team, the product owner is busily slaving away to get stories ready for a sprint. It's a lot of work that not a lot of people get to see. We call it "grooming the backlog". I've already written about ranking and prioritizing as well as how stories tend to multiply and generally complicate the whole

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Scrum Transition Journal: Grooming Woes Part 2

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As my organization transitions farther into the process of adopting agile scrum for our software development, I'm learning more and more about what keeps a Product Owner busy! Yesterday I wrote about grooming the backlog and prioritizing all the stories. But there's a big piece that I missed. Stories tend to multiply. So at any given

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Scrum Transition Journal: Grooming Woes Part 1

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I've been writing about the process of shifting from a "semi'-agile" development model into a more formal scrum process. I'm a product manager/product owner. So for most people who deal with scrum based methodologies, I think my perspective is a little bit unique. I attend the daily stand up just like everyone else. Of course, anyone who has questions about

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Scrum Transition Journal: This pace is brutal!

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So we’re moving to an Agile scrum process. This is a dream-come-true for the development team. But it’s a decent sized change that is going to take some getting used to. I’m not complaining. But I am painfully aware of some of the impacts on me as a product manager. One of the first things that I have noticed is that the cadence is

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British Medical Journal CDO on using Amazon and Alibaba for its multi-cloud strategy

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A year on from embracing DevOps and private cloud to help speed up its software development lifecycle, British Medical Journal CDO Sharon Cooper shares an update on how its multi-cloud move is going

5 Point Guide to Publishing a Research Paper in a STEM Journal

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In the field of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics), academic writing and publishing of papers in a reputed journal emerges as one of the most competitive engagements for many aspirants. Today, innumerable academic STEM publishing journals have surfaced, but simultaneously, the number of applicants has also soared. However, many of the rules that have been passed differ largely from one STEM journal publishing house to another.

Additional Currencies and the Manual Journal

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Accessing the additional currencies is not a straightforward task from the SAPGUI

The implications of the Universal Journal

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I previously wrote how ASUG, their events arm Eventful and SAP have teamed up to produce some important content for the user community around SAP S/4HANA Financials. I'll dive a little deeper in this post regarding the meat of the content

Scrum Transition Journal: Part time is out of luck

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As we round in to the end of our first sprint, I'm learning a really hard lesson. Part time is out of luck. I wish it was otherwise. But I'm finding myself in the vice of multiple number 1 priorities. Agile scrum teams are really designed to be full time commitments for all the parties involved. It works best when everyone

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Interview: British Medical Journal’s CDO talks datacentres, DevOps and desktops

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BMJ’s chief digital officer explains how the 170-year-old healthcare publication has negotiated several major digital transformation projects since she joined in 2012

The bottom line on journal posting throughput via BDC

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For financial postings Transaction code generally has no impact because the underlying FMs are generally common though enjoy TCodes are marginally slower

Music videos are the new journalism: learn about fracking!

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The US public interest news group ProPublica recently teamed up with New York University’s Jay Rosen to create ‘explanatory journalism’ ProPublica has an existing three-year running project reporting on fracking and drinking water contamination.

How Twitter impacts media and journalism: Five Fundamental Factors

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One of the most interesting issues regarding Twitter is its impact on the media and journalism. I see Five Fundamental Factors on how Twitter impacts media and journalism : 1. Recommended reading on Twitter's impact on media and journalism.

Outsourcing journalism - how far can you take it?

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Seed.com , AOL's venture in crowdsourced journalism, has just sent out a survey to its contributors, with some very interesting questions, notes Business Insider. We are beginning to discover how far we can take outsourced journalism.

'Stars and Stripes' Ordered to Stop Printing

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first amendment journalism us militaryUSA Today reports that in a recent, previously unpublicized memo, the Pentagon’s acting director of Defense Media Activity, Col.

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How infusing analytics into journalism programs is improving future workforce skills

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A course at the University of Oregon is helping journalism students learn valuable analytics skills Data science isn't just for STEM majors.

Why Should Societies & Associations Publish & Distribute Journals on Digital Platforms?

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Why Do Societies and Associations Publish Journals? Research Societies, Professional Associations or non-profit organizations publish journals with the aim of sharing knowledge and raising funds for supporting their research or services. With the help of a society journal, non-profit organizations can spread awareness and drive research funds to their community. Do the members of your association really need to be provided with a print version of the journal?

National Security Software On Wall Street: Cognitio’s Roger Hockenberry Comments

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The Wall Street Journal examined this trend in their piece titled: Spy Software Gets a Second Life on Wall Street. The Journal also featured a widely known technology provider for national security and financial sector firms, Digital Reasoning , reporting that: Tim Estes founded the firm that became Digital Reasoning in 2000 during his last year of college at the University of Virginia, where he studied philosophy. Read more of this story on The Wall Street Journal.

Washington Business Journal Reports SineWave Ventures Is Launching A $100 Million Fund for Tech WYanev Suissa, formerly a venture capitalist with New Enterprise Associates and a senior investment officer in the Bush and Obama administrations, is launching a new venture firm with a focus on companies doing business with the public sector

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The Washington Business Journal has published an article based on an interview of Yanev Suissa, a former venture fellow with Washington D.C. Find more at Washington Business Journal. By Bob Gourley. based New Enterprise Associates which indicates a new venture firm is being launched with a focus on companies doing business with the public sector.

Look at What You Started, Epic—Now Everyone's Saying Screw the Apple Tax

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Symantec Finally Agrees With Everyone Else In The Security Community: Says Antivirus Software Is Dead

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Architecture CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Research antivirus Computer security Fixmo Hexis Information security invincea Symantec Triumfant Wall Street Journal As a technologist I have long respected Symantec and their many capabilities (they do far more than antivirus, see the list here).

Narrative Science raises $6m to replace web copywriters with computers. How long until journalism is automated?

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So, to answer the question in the headline, some types of journalism are on the verge of being automated today. However the really worthwhile writing and journalism will probably never be replaced by computers. The internet can be characterized very simply. Billions of people are looking for interesting and useful information, and millions of companies are trying to make money by people finding their content, through search engines and increasingly on social media.

Google will pay publishers to license content for ‘new news experience’

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Big Data Business Commerce Media Social category-/Business & Industrial/Printing & Publishing category-/News Google Discover Google News journalism license paid contentGoogle announced that it will begin paying news publishers for "high-quality content" for a "new news experience" the company will launch later this year. Read More.

Microsoft Is Switching Out MSN's Contract Journalists for AI

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did a bot write this microsoft ai artificial intelligence machine learning robots google journalism reporter msnDozens of contract journalists at Microsoft’s MSN and Microsoft News organizations are being phased out in favor of artificial intelligence, according to multiple reports this week.

Fed Tech Roundup October 19

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Apple Ordered to Pay $234 Million in Patent Lawsuit - Wall Street Journal. Federal court jury says Apple owes WARF $234 million - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. News Apple Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Robots Scott Walker (politician) VAThe following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com ): Fed Tech Ticker. HII SN3’s Frazer Lockhart Named to DOE’s Environmental Mgmt Advisory Board.

Huang’s Law Is the New Moore’s Law, and Explains Why Nvidia Wants Arm

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Read why Christopher Mims says that artificial intelligence technology could have played a big role in Nvidia’s takeover of Arm on Wall Street Journal: During modern computing’s first epoch, one […].

Coca-Cola Names Alan Boehme CTO, Replacing Jim Scholefield

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The Wall Street Journal reported that Coca-Cola has named Alan Boehme as CTO: Mr. Boehme has led Coke’s enterprise architecture, innovation and emerging technologies for the past four years. During that time, he has guided the company’s strategy “to arm Coca-Cola for the future, including new platforms, cloud-based solutions and an aggressive yet flexible approach to enterprise security to position our company for growth,” according to a memo from CIO Ed Steinike, reviewed by CIO Journal.

Amazon to Enter the Smartphone Market

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An April article from the Wall Street Journal has revealed that Amazon intends add smartphones to the mix, with plans to unveil the device June and begin shipping in the second half of this year. CTO Mobile Research Amazon Apple IPhone Jeff Bezos Kindle Fire samsung Smartphone Wall Street Journal

AI ethics: How can AI be made more trustworthy?

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Read Tim Sandle take a look at how artificial intelligence can be made more trustworthy on Digital Journal: To what extent do the public trust artificial intelligence?

Apple and IBM Announce Partnership

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IBM has expressed similar enthusiasm, committing over 100,000 employees to the Apple initiative, according to the Wall Street Journal. Analysis Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Gadgets Government Mobile Trends Apple IBM iOS ipad IPhone Wall Street Journal By Shannon Perry. In a move that blurs the line between consumer gadgets and enterprise technology, Apple and IBM announced on July 15 th a partnership to transform enterprise mobility.

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What is Twitch and Google Paying a Billion Dollars for It?

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CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Research Tech Trends Facebook Google Hulu Twitch United States Wall Street Journal Washington Post YouTube Before this month most Americans had not even heard of Twitch. A videogame-streaming company, Twitch describes itself as “the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers.” The company allows gamers to upload short videos from games, watch other users’ uploads, and chat with other gamers.

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Fed Tech Roundup September 28

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News Barack Obama China NSA The Wall Street Journal Washington DCThe following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from FedTechTicker.com and TopTechTicker.com ): Fed Tech Ticker. GAO: Small businesses working with DoD need cybersecurity guidance. Technology One making inroads into Federal Govt - Delimiter. ACLU Argues for Right to Sue NSA for “Upstream” Surveillance - Nextgov. Can the US Trust China to Stop Stealing Business Secrets? Nextgov.

Journalist Valentino-Devries Hosts Reddit Q&A on Big Data and Privacy

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Last week, Jennifer Valentino-DeVries , a reporter at The Wall Street Journal, hosted such an IAmA. Valentino-DeVries is most famous for co-authoring the Journal ’s award-winning series on digital privacy, “What They Know.” Big Data Cyber Security DoD and IC Government Social Media The Future Trends Metadata National Security Agency Privacy Valentino-Devries Wall Street Journal By Shannon Perry.

Reset the Net Campaign

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As of Tuesday June 3 rd , no mention of the mass surveillance protest could be found on the websites of the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Reuters, and CNN (among others). Cyber Security Edward Snowden Fight for the Future National Security Agency New York Times NSA Reddit Wall Street Journal Washington Post By ShannonPerry.

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Event review: Twitter’s Impact on Media & Journalism

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Today I was at Twitter's Impact on Media & Journalism run by The Insight Exchange. For my own thoughts on the topic read my post from last week on How Twitter impact media and journalism: Five Fundamental Factors. I've been called to defend the honor of the fair lady of journalism. I represent the future of journalism. Research shows that much of journalism is press release rewrites. Journalism has dropped the ball.

Pew Report: Speaking Up or Staying Silent on Social Media

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In the 1970s, an article in the Journal of Communication by Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann coined the term “spiral of silence” to describe the observed phenomenon. Social Media Trends Edward Snowden Facebook Journal of Communication Pew Research Center Silent Spiral social media Twitter By Shannon Perry. Hope has been placed on the Internet (particularly on social media) to expose users to more sources of information and diverse points of view.

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