AI Today Podcast #33: Interview with Prof. Alex Wissner-Gross — The Definition of Intelligence

How exactly do you define intelligence? Professor Alex Wissner-Gross, President and Chief Scientist at Gemedy and Fellow at Harvard Institute for Applied Computational Science has an answer. In this podcast, we interview Professor Wissner-Gross not only about his equation for defining intelligence, but also his thoughts that we need new challenges around data sets, as …

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AI is Not a Job Killer — it’s a Job Category Killer

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: AI brings mixed emotions and opinions when referenced in the context of jobs.  Here’s something fun you can do at your next business or technology networking event; ask the question “Do you think Artificial Intelligence will be …

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AI & Blockchain: Double the Value or Double the Hype?

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not the only technology that’s getting a lot of media and investor attention these days. Blockchain is emerging as a technology in its own right separate from the much-hyped rise in value of …

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AI Today Podcast #31: AI and Blockchain — Double the Hype or Double the Value?

One of the other trends making the news and getting lots of attention is Blockchain. Proponents of blockchain claim that it will have fundamental, ground-breaking impact on all industries, changing the way that we transact with one another. Blockchain will enable greater degrees of transparency, trust, and decentralized control where governments and companies can’t own …

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Is Machine Learning really AI?

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: One of the downsides to the recent revival of popularity of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is that we see a lot of vendors, professional services firms, and end users jumping on the AI bandwagon labeling their technologies, products, …

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The AI-Enabled Future

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: Crafting a Vision for the AI-Enabled Future Artificial Intelligence (AI) represents an interesting paradox. On the one hand, the goals of systems that can behave with the intelligence of humans, perceiving their environment around them, understanding and …

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Automation is Not Intelligence

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: The AI Hype Train Has Left the Station You know you’re in the middle of a hype cycle when every industry has products that use some buzzword, regardless of whether or not they have the technical merit …

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AI Today Podcast #018: Cognilytica AI Predictions for 2018

2018 is here! And we expect it to be a significant year for AI advancement. In particular, we have eight predictions that we believe will come to fruition in this upcoming year. Listen to this podcast and check out the accompanying article to hear about what we believe 2018 has in store for AI and …

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Cognilytica’s AI Predictions for 2018

“Prediction is very difficult, especially if it’s about the future.” –Nils Bohr, Nobel laureate in Physics Prediction 1: No AI Winter in 2018 The AI train continues to steam along. What, if anything can stop it? Certainly in 2018, we’re not expecting any slowing. Will issues of Responsible AI rear their heads? Will new AI …

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AI Today Podcast #014: AI and IoT – Interview with Rashmi Misra, Microsoft

What do you get when you combine two hot buzzwords? Something super hot, of course. In this case, we’re talking about the combination of Internet of Things (IoT), which has been an area of significant investment and adoption with Artificial Intelligence (AI) which is gathering more and more steam as time progresses. What’s interesting is …

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