Four Weekly Tech Newsletter – Oct 28
Lead articles from October 28
Hard to believe but AI will improve our worklives
Our society stands to be transformed by the combination of 3 technologies, contributing to a “perfect storm”. The application of these technologies could create untold opportunity or see competition stifled and monopolies strengthened. It’s uncomfortable to think that soon we may not be able to tell the difference between a machine and a person.
Edge at the center
Edge computing enables emerging technologies – IoT, 5G and AI – for the new data decade.For decades now, most data-driven innovation has taken place in centralized glass-walled rooms, data centers and mega clouds. The gravity these facilities create pulls data inward for processing, and then the resulting value is pushed back out.Today, the world is changing,
Tiny brain implant supports computer control with thought
Researchers at the University of Melbourne have developed a tiny brain-computer interface (BCI) device the size of a small paperclip that helps patients with upper limb paralysis to text, email, and search the internet. The device, called Stentrode, was implanted successfully into two patients suffering from severe paralysis due to motor neuron disease (MND) as part of a human trial.
Applications of natural language processing - NLP
Natural Language Processing is among the hottest topic in the field of data science. Companies are putting tons of money into research in this field. Everyone is trying to understand NLP and its applications to make a career around it. Every business out there wants to integrate it into their business somehow. Do you know why? Because NLP has evolved into something so powerful and impactful, which no one could have imagined.