Artificial intelligence is riddled with paradoxes. As if the subject is not ethically and technically complex enough, AI also proves challenging in terms of its many self-contradictions. For a technology ruled by logic, AI presents a series of illogical conflicts. Indeed, we're still grappling to define what AI is and what it means even as we develop and deploy it at a … [Read more...] about The Paradoxes in AI
Artificial Intelligence is rapidly becoming more advanced. One of the organisations working on AI is OpenAI; the not-for-profit artificial intelligence research organisation co-founded by Elon Musk. Last week, they produced a paper demonstrating the progress they have made on predictive text software. The AI that they developed, called GPT2, is so efficient in writing a text … [Read more...] about How to Control AI that Becomes Too Advanced?
With the hype surrounding Artificial Intelligence (AI) today, almost everyone in the analytics and data science space has been asked about AI by their business partners. Unfortunately, during these conversations it often becomes apparent that the business person really doesn't have a clue what AI really is or what AI is best able to solve. The initial reaction by many analytics … [Read more...] about The Benefits of Ignoring When Executives Misunderstand Artificial Intelligence
We live in unprecedented times, where, unfortunately, increasingly things are not what they seem to be or what they should be. We only have been in this situation for less than 18 months, but it is rapidly affecting our lives on a daily basis. I am talking about fake news and how it has become one of the greatest threats to democracy, free debate and capitalism. Unfortunately, … [Read more...] about Why AI-Powered Fake News is Very Dangerous
Our identity system is hopelessly outdated. You might not be aware of it because you are using it on a daily basis and all seems to be fine. However, identity faces a major crisis and some big challenges need to be solved, which can only be done by bringing identity into the 21st century. However, what is identity? Only if we know what identity is, will we be able to change how … [Read more...] about How to Solve a Global Identity Crisis Using Blockchain and Propel identity into the 21st Century