Before I had a son with nonverbal autism, I naively thought ‘everyone talks.’ I grew up in a world where I didn’t know anyone who was nonverbal. Or honestly, that it was even possible. I remember the first time a therapist said, ‘you need to consider a world where your...
At his keyboard in Austin, Texas, Bryan Bishop was composing quickly. A nationally ranked speed typist, he had prepared a courteous query to a prominent futurist in the UK. He wanted suggestions on his "designer baby start-up." For a few years now, Bishop, a 29-year-old developer and Bitcoin investor, has...
Nearly whatever you hear about expert system today is thanks to deep knowing. This category of algorithms works by utilizing statistics to discover patterns in data, and it has shown tremendously powerful in mimicking human skills such as our ability to see and hear. To a really narrow...
Synthetic intelligence in the legal market: Adoption and technique - Part 1 This is the first article in a 3 part series looking at expert system's growing existence in the legal industry. Here, Info Age takes a look at the state of AI adoption and how it is altering the...
₤ 630 billion to the UK economy. This future will be realized, according to the report, only if AI continues to be developed and applied. This evaluation advises increased access to data in a larger series of sectors, to develop a bigger labor force with deep AI competence as...
Changing customer preferences are creating a demand for digital services in the insurance sector. There are an estimated 1,500 InsurTech (insurance technology) startups in the world, but only 100 in Southeast Asia, a region that is home to 650 million people with a growing middle class and a low...
4 Infographics Outlining Hong Kong’s Fintech Industry Hong Kong, an international finance hub and technologically advanced center for logistics and communications, has been hard at work to develop a favorable environment for fintech innovation and startups. As a result, the ecosystem has grown significantly in the past years, and today, the...
Image: Screenshot from Twitter/@wongmjane Facebook has recently started gradually rolling out a new and improved Messenger app. Apparently, it was not the only surprise the tech company has for users, as Facebook has also started testing its dark mode option in select countries. Jane Manchun Wong, a tech blogger who became...
Depending on how paranoid you are, this research from Stanford and will be either terrifying or fascinating. A machine learning agent intended to transform aerial images into street maps and back was found to be cheating by hiding information it would need later in “a nearly imperceptible, high-frequency...
Jack Black is heading to YouTube, and wishes to be bigger than Ninja and PewDiePie. The comedian-turned-actor announced his arrival on the platform earlier thisweek. His channel, Jablinski Games, will "have games, food, and life," according to a description underneath the video. While Black is the focus of the...