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Strong AI

Strong Artificial Intelligence Fear   Strong AI is a term used to describe a certain mindset of artificial intelligence development. Strong AI’s goal is to develop artificial intelligence to the point where the machine’s intellectual capability is functionally equal to a human’s   For many, a strong Artificial Intelligence is an eventuality, for others it should be avoided at all costs, a movie “ExMachina“ have succeeded in presenting this fear to the wider public. The […]

hooli google

Google’s famous motto : “Don’t be evil”, is misunderstood!   In their book “How Google Works“, Eric Schmidt, Google’s executive chairman, and Jonathan Rosenberg, an adviser to Larry Page,wrote:  “Don’t be evil” is mainly another way to empower employees… Googlers do regularly check their moral compass when making decisions.  citing the example of an engineer who, in a meeting in 2001, objected to a proposed change in the way Google’s advertising system works by banging his fist […]

Brain training

Brain Training Apps: How useful are they? I have been working monotonously since a last couple of months, thought I needed a change and how can I still stay more focused and sharp as I used to stay during my student life. The search of solution ended after visiting and registering on some of the brain training app sites such as Lumosity, Fitbrains app etc. After careful consideration, I did subscribe for one of the […]

tech

When technology solve problems it creates wealth, but when tech tries to disrupt industries it creates enemies! 20 years ago, when Amazon launched it entered in direct competition with big bookstores, but at the time, internet was far less present in our daily lives, thus Amazon was not seen as a real threat to the bookstore industry until it became and successfully crippled that industry! Consumer wise, it was a win, because Amazon was providing […]

cardreader

Credit and debit cards forever changed the way humans conduct business and view their finances. Before these plastic payment cards, the only way you could purchase something was with cash and checks. Cash is a hard currency; you can touch it, hoard it, spend it, or do whatever else you want with it. It is nonetheless physically in your possession; the amount of money you are capable of spending with cash is the amount of […]

kids play game time

30 years ago, parents used to have to limit play time their kids had with other kids, in favor of more educational activities, having kids playing in the garden or playground or even in the neighborhood was the normality. In the  80’s and 90’s, video games expansion and adoption was super fast, Atari, Sega, Nintendo started replacing play time with video games time, at that time the consoles were more like family entertainment, but quickly […]

tech bubble

Start-ups, unlike standard businesses often have to grow fast and try to conquer the market before any other competitor does it! In their pursuit of market conquest, these mostly high tech businesses often forget the basic rules for running a company and growing, they forget that they should focus on revenue, instead they try to grow quickly hopefully to get acquired by big tech companies. This behavior requires lots of cash and consumes lots of […]

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