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The Humanity in Artificial Intelligence

Aug 8, 2018 |

Fred Rogers of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood shared that his mother would say, in times of crisis, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.”

This advice holds true when looking at the potential for artificial intelligence to change the world.  Read more…

How Blockchain Is Impacting Data and Processes in Insurance

Jun 28, 2018 |

Business professionals across many industries are currently grappling with the implications of blockchain technology. One industry where having a distributed, encrypted, and immutable ledger of transactions could have a major impact is insurance. Read more…

Blockchain Solutions Usher in Era of Trusted Big Data

Jun 28, 2018 |

Big Data technologies have matured to enable ingestion and storage of massive transactional and event data for integration and analysis, but governance capabilities remain a persistent challenge. Big Data solutions like Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark platforms have fundamentally changed the economics of storing and mining data that were previously inaccessible to engineers and data scientists powering an ecosystem of new business opportunities in many industries. Read more…

Can Blockchain Help ML and AI?

Jun 13, 2018 |

It can be difficult not to get caught up in the hype surrounding blockchain and cryptocurrencies, such as the notoriously volatile Bitcoin. “They will completely revolutionize the world!” (or so we’re told). Read more…

Emerging Advanced Scale Tech Trends Focus of Annual Tabor Conference

May 9, 2018 |

At Tabor Communications’ annual Advanced Scale Forum (ASF) held this week in Austin, the focus was on enterprise adoption of HPC-class technologies and high performance data analytics (HPDA). Read more…

Trimble Keeps on Trucking with Hortonworks, Blockchain

Apr 24, 2018 |

The blockchain ledger and Hortonworks’ Hadoop and streaming data management solutions will be used in an ambitious new IT project by trucking software firm Trimble Transportation Enterprise Solutions to streamline the way the trucking industry handles data, shares information, and signs contracts. Read more…

Blockchain Starting To Feel Its Way into the Artificial Intelligence Ecosystem

Apr 9, 2018 |

Blockchain is a technology that everybody seems to think will revolutionize the global economy. If nothing else, the cryptocurrency boom has produced a flood of VC money that’s trying to cash in on every potential application for this distributed hyperledger technology. Read more…

Big Data Backlash: A Rights Movement Gains Steam

Apr 5, 2018 |

In the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica data mining scandal, there’s a growing chorus of AI leaders calling for a data rights movement that would overhaul the ownership structure for digital assets. Read more…

AI Development Gets a Blockchain Boost

Feb 9, 2018 |

Among the approaches to ramping up AI innovation is applying blockchain technology as a new kind of marketplace to help open-source developers find AI building blocks that can be quickly implemented. Read more…

Blockchain At Heart of Personal Data Monetization Service

Dec 7, 2017 |

Tired of giving your valuable personal data to Google or Facebook? Plenty of people are, and now a company called Algebraix Data is building a Blockchain-based network that will allow people to sell their personal data to advertisers in exchange for crypto currency. Read more…

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