Do aliens also watch comets? Here’s why it’s likely they might.
Magnetic recording is still the lowest cost storage with tape storage running much less than a penny a GB and HDD storage running as low as 3 cents per GB. The vast amount of data generated in 2019 and into the next decade will need low cost storage to retain data for the long term.
The explosive growth in artificial intelligence capabilities is thanks to the ingenuity of human beings. Building machines to take over positions in service industries from construction to retail is a big step for technology and an even bigger step for mankind. But while some of us fear for our jobs, AI in the wrong hands may have more nefarious intentions, even putting lives at stake.
In business settings, AI augmentation reduces the mundane and repetitive tasks we do on a daily basis, helping to free up our valuable creative energies. By 2021, this will generate almost $3 trillion for businesses and account for 6.2 billion hours of worker productivity. As a force for good, we look to AI to help us be safer, learn smarter, and work more efficiently — but not everyone has good motivations for AI. From authoritarian governments, to propaganda, to fueling social divides, AI is only as good as our intentions.
Though we may fear the results and capabilities of AI, the driving force behind the technology is mankind. When these machines are slated for evil, we only have ourselves to blame. Take a look at this infographic for more on the growth of AI and its potential for both good and evil.
This interview explores the story and strategy behind Ecosia, a search engine company whose whole business model is built around planting trees.
SoClean invented the world’s first automated CPAP cleaner and sanitizer, according to its CEO, paving the way for explosive growth.
The Corti digital assistant is changing the survival rates of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests by using artificial intelligence and machine learning to listen to emergency calls in real-time and alerting human operators when a cardiac arrest is suspected.
A list of the best books to help you achieve your goals in the new year.
While sports teams historically have extracted favorable financial deals with host cities, recent MLS stadium pitches illustrate it is becoming more difficult for pro sports teams to extract the volume of public subsidies they once enjoyed.
Experts at FT Money’s investment debate agree that market conditions will be harder to call