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Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:38:18 GMT


Listening to the Heavens: The Discovery of Gravitational Waves Proved Einstein Right

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:57:00 GMT

Using high-precision devices supported by ADI sensors and other technologies, scientists detected gravitational waves—confirming a major prediction of Einstein’s general theory of relativity.

Biotech Trial of the Century Could Determine Who Owns CRISPR

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:49:00 GMT

Attorneys in a dispute over CRISPR gene-editing make their case to patent judges.

Video: 5 Data-Center Hyperconvergence Myths

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:10:00 GMT

Hyperconvergence can simplify your data center and increase its agility. This short video addresses common misconceptions about the infrastructure, such as its impact, cost, and deployment time.

Asia’s AI Agenda: Executive Summary

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 16:20:00 GMT

This synopsis offers highlights from a recent survey of senior executives about trends in artificial intelligence and robotics are affecting Asian businesses.

Social Media Is Killing Discourse Because It’s Too Much Like TV

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMT

We need more text and fewer videos and memes in the age of Trump.

How to Hold Algorithms Accountable

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:01:00 GMT

Algorithmic systems have a way of making mistakes or leading to undesired consequences. Here are five principles to help technologists deal with that.

Big Data Game-Changer: Alibaba’s Double 11 Event Raises the Bar for Online Sales

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 21:28:00 GMT

The ever-expanding Double 11 Global Online Shopping Festival showcases Alibaba’s innovations in key technology areas such as big data, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, and virtual reality.

How Bad Will Trump Be for Climate Policy?

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 19:03:00 GMT

While the new president will be damaging to international coöperation, the harm could be less than some fear.

IBM and SAP: The Power Couple of Digital Business

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:02:00 GMT

The marriage of SAP HANA and IBM’s Power Systems has created a next-generation platform tuned for the flexibility, resiliency, and performance required by the digital age.

Asia’s AI Agenda: Introduction

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:18:00 GMT

Asia’s quest for technology innovation and sustained economic growth drives tremendous investment in artificial intelligence.

Asia’s AI Agenda: Positively Inclined

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:16:00 GMT

Most executives surveyed feel positively about AI’s ability to add value to their industries.

Asia’s AI Agenda: Human Capital and AI

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:14:00 GMT

Tremendous change is imminent in the profession of human resources.

Asia’s AI Agenda: Aware, but Unprepared?

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:12:00 GMT

Only a small percentage of companies are currently investing in AI development in Asia.

Asia’s AI Agenda: Putting the ‘AI’ in ‘Asia’

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:10:00 GMT

Conclusion: A holistic view of productivity development across an entire company and its assets is now emerging.

Asia’s AI Agenda: Survey Demographics and ‘Firmographics’

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:08:00 GMT

Survey participants represent a broad cross-section of Asia-based companies and executives.

Asia’s AI Agenda: Infographics on AI

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:06:00 GMT

These images define artificial intelligence, trace its history, and describe its uses.

Enabling the Digital Revolution: SDN and Beyond

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 19:49:00 GMT

The promise of software-defined networking and solutions for its wider adoption were explored in depth at VMware’s inaugural future:net event.

Survey: Machine Learning Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:07:00 GMT

Is your organization using, or planning to adopt, machine learning? If so, please share your experiences and insights in this survey. And even if you have no plans to use machine learning, please take the survey anyway—we’d love to know why.

The Future of Artificial Intelligence and Cybernetics

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 01:31:00 GMT

In this article excerpt, a British researcher discusses why AI and cybernetics are moving beyond the realm of science fiction—but warns that the technologies also raise significant ethical questions.

Yes, We Are Worried About the Existential Risk of Artificial Intelligence

Wed, 02 Nov 2016 20:15:00 GMT

A defense of the warnings about AI in philosopher Nick Bostrom’s book Superintelligence.