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Food for Thought: “If company A has algorithms (software) that are manually improved by software engineers, and company B has Ai algorithms (software but can self-improve, ie, learns from data) at an increasing rate, company B wins.” — Unknown Author

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➥ The 4th Industrial Revolution: A Primer on Artificial Intelligencemedium.com
SUMMARY: This is an excellent article but parts are very technical and it is long. If you have time, section 4 is worth reading but I’ve summarized it below. “Why is AI coming of age today?”


This article is the third in the A.I. and Blockchain mini-series by George Polzer. In the first two articles, he separately explained A.I., then Blockchain and touched on how they interconnect. In this article, he details a key driver, decentralization, that interconnects those two transformative technologies.

As explained in article #2 “What is Blockchain”, it was Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009 for the first time in history to offer a mathematical solution that automates reaching consensus among a peer-to-peer computer network using economic incentives (Bitcoin mining) to come to a single truth of the ledger state (recording value exchange) without a centralized authority. …


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The 3rd or 4th Industrial Revolution? Taking Ai Seriously…

AUGUST 5 — ISSUE #1

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The 3rd or 4th Industrial Revolution? Taking Ai Seriously…

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➥ Why Care:

SUMMARY: Articles 1 & 2 below debate whether we are in the 3rd or 4th Industrial Revolution which is defined by “exponential growth rate” brought on by digital transformation. Regardless, Ai is a driving force of this rapid change and, as Andrew Ng, one of the foremost thinkers on the topic of artificial intelligence states, Ai “Is The New Electricity”. …


LOW-TECH! We make the Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, and Cloud Computing topics “friendly” for every business professional. We focus on Ai business topics that you need to know, can use and get started with now. Short on time? Get the bottom line!

➥ Why Care:

SUMMARY: Articles 1 & 2 below debate whether we are in the 3rd or 4th Industrial Revolution which is defined by “exponential growth rate” brought on by digital transformation. Regardless, Ai is a driving force of this rapid change and, as Andrew Ng, one of the foremost thinkers on the topic of artificial intelligence states, Ai “Is The New Electricity”. …


Is Today’s AI a Revolution, Evolution… or Just Your Standard IT “Build vs. Buy” Decision Making Process

Everymans.ai, a boutique AI enabling consultancy based in Scottsdale, AZ, gets the bragging rights for introducing the first ever AI event schedule Conversational Chatbot initially built for the upcoming GIGAOM AI summit in San Francisco, Feb. 14–16, 2017. Everymans.ai’s natural language chatbot offers summit attendees a hands-on AI experience, and the opportunity to learn about the economics and benefits of a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) AI roll-out strategy in addition to GIGAOM’s AI “blueprints & case studies”.

Founder George Polzer, experienced the “irrational exuberance” of the 1.0 AI boom in the late 1980’s working at Bechtel AI Institute. So, to find out “what’s different” he put his IT team on a stopwatch with a shoestring budget to build a working MVP, Intelligent Chatbot using the latest plug-and-play IBM Watson and Google API.ai machine learning / natural language processing cloud services, delivered on Facebook Messenger and a Google App. …

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