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Mark Zuckerberg & Yuval Harari in Conversation

Mark Zuckerberg hosts Yuval Noah Harari for a frank conversation about some big challenges – as part of the Facebook CEO’s 2019 series of public discussions about the future of technology in society. The overarching question they debate is: what … Continue reading

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Corporate Christmas cards under threat from new EU data protection rules

Corporate Christmas cards are under threat because new EU data protection rules mean that companies need permission to send seasonal greetings via email… The Institute for Chartered Accountants in England and Wales has told its members that the cards can … Continue reading

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In memory of Paul Allen – His quote on January 1977

“I expect the personal computer to become the kind of thing that people carry with them, a companion that takes notes, does accounting, gives reminders, handles a thousand personal tasks.” PAUL ALLEN, JANUARY 1977

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In memory of Paul Allen with his own words

The event that started everything for us business-wise was when I found an article in a 1971 electronics magazine about Intel’s 4004 chip, which was the world’s first microprocessor… This was before Bill and l, ever started Microsoft. We had … Continue reading

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WEF: These US tech giants have the most AI-related patents

Artificial Intelligence is transforming the way we live, and the tech giants are racing to stay ahead of the curve. “The coming era will be looked back upon as the ‘AI era,’ when AI became the defining competitive advantage for … Continue reading

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UK Government outlines rules to protect us from AI

UK Government issued a comprehensive report about regulating artificial intelligence, including rules to safeguard mankind that are reminiscent of Isaac Asimov’s “Three law of Robotis” Full report here

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The Future Computed by Brad Smith and Harry Shum (free e-book)

…As we consider principles, policies and laws to govern AI, we must also pay attention to AI’s impact on workers around the globe. What jobs will AI eliminate? What jobs will it create? If there has been one constant over … Continue reading

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