Tag: data

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Academic expert says Google and Facebook’s AI researchers aren’t doing science

July 13, 2018

Via: The Next Web

The field of artificial intelligence, to those on the outside, must appear to be an orderly gathering of intellectuals collaborating at the cutting edge of technology. It’s not. If you dig beyond the hyperbole of Elon Musk and the wonders […]

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Solving the communications signal-to-noise ratio

July 11, 2018

Via: CIO

The application overload issue There is an overabundance of communications and collaboration tools available for enterprises. While this pushes innovation in many respects, the avalanche of apps has created productivity and security concerns within organizations. With myriad silo applications being […]

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Ever dreamed of selling your data for cash? Dream on

July 6, 2018

Via: The Next Web

“Personal data is the new oil of the internet and the new currency of the digital world.” Not my words, but words of Ms Kuneva, the European commissioner back in 2009. As much as the bureaucrats are removed from the […]

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Why it’s unproductive to demand “unhackable” technology

July 5, 2018

Via: The Next Web

We’re on the verge of seeing dozens of new mouth-watering technologies. Drone technology is looking to disrupt local deliveries. Self-driving cars could change the way we commute. Biometric technology could make identity verification and personal security far more advanced and […]

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Facebook and Twitter’s new focus on ad transparency is a welcome, flawed improvement

June 29, 2018

Via: The Next Web

Facebook and Twitter have, within a few hours of each other, revealed new ad transparency measures this week. In both cases, the company in question reveals more details about what ads each account or page is running. It’s also offering […]

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Independent study measures which of these 12 VPNs is best

June 26, 2018

Via: The Next Web

German IT security institute AV Test put the most popular VPNs through a battery of tests to determine which one is the best for consumers. Today, it revealed the results of those tests. Twelve popular VPNs were put on trial, […]

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Transformation is the goal. Digital is the tool

June 25, 2018

Via: CIO

Why is digital transformation still a big deal? It has been on the radar for at least five years, and yet the majority of CEO’s are still saying that projects or transformation initiatives are underway to make their organizations more […]

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How Much Time Are You Wasting on Siloed Information?

June 19, 2018

Via: CIO

It’s ironic that in this age of information, businesses flooded in data can have such a difficult time making feat. But that’s been the reality for many organizations. Take Cisco Systems’ Services Operations Group, for example. Sydney Shackleford, one of […]

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The 4 biggest cultural barriers to corporate innovation

June 15, 2018

Via: CIO

If you’re a regular reader of my column, you’ll know that I write a lot about best practices in corporate innovation and associated strategic themes, techniques and approaches for establishing world-class programs. While we can learn a lot from studying […]

BI Security

GDPR is a missed opportunity for real privacy protection

June 7, 2018

Via: CIO

The European Union’s well-publicized General Data Protection Regulation that went into force on May 25 is a much-needed update to its 1995 Data Protection Directive and in many ways a substantial improvement. As leading privacy scholar Daniel Solove says it […]