01 Oct 2021

What Is Machine Learning, and How Does It Work?

Machine learning is the process by which computer programs grow from experience. This isn’t science fiction, where robots advance until they take over the world. When we talk about machine learning, we’re mostly referring to extremely clever algorithms. In 1950 mathematician Alan Turing argued that it’s a waste of time to ask

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01 Oct 2021

A Gene-Editing Experiment Let These Patients With Vision Loss See Color Again

Researchers are working with a revolutionary gene-editing tool called CRISPR to treat patients with a rare eye disease. The seven patients have volunteered to allow doctors to modify their DNA by injecting the tool directly into cells still in their bodies. This marks the first time that researchers have used

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30 Sep 2021

First ETF combining bitcoin and ethereum launches in Canada

Investors who want to buy a cryptocurrency ETF don’t have to choose between bitcoin (BTC) or Ethereum (ETH) and its tokens called ether, because a new fund that holds both started trading today. The new ETF from Evolve ETFs trades under the ticker ETC on the TSX and is Canada’s

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30 Sep 2021

Epic Games believes the Internet is broken. This is their blueprint to fix it

To Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney, people are tired of how today’s Internet operates. He says the social media era of the Internet, a charge led by Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook, has separated commerce from the general audience, herding users together and directing them to targets of the company’s choosing rather

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30 Sep 2021

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says U.S. government should avoid regulating crypto

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday said the U.S. government should steer clear of trying to regulate the crypto market.  “It is not possible to, I think, destroy crypto, but it is possible for governments to slow down its advancement,” Musk said at the Code Conference in Beverly Hills, California. Musk was

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30 Sep 2021

Welcome to the Metaverse: What it is, who’s behind it, and why it matters

The metaverse is a virtual world that blends aspects of digital technologies including video-conferencing, games like Minecraft or Roblox, cryptocurrencies, email, virtual reality, social media and live-streaming. Quite how these pieces will fit together is a work in progress, but investors and executives including Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark

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30 Sep 2021

Why automation, artificial intelligence and machine learning are becoming increasingly critical for SOC operations

ReadDaniel Clayton explain why automation, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning are becoming a critical part of cybersecurity operations for any business on Security Intelligence : Across a variety of industries, the adoption of automation and artificial intelligence (AI) initiatives has meant less of a burden and more opportunity for many

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28 Sep 2021

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Curb Trading From China After Beijing’s Warning

One of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges said it would close all user accounts in mainland China by the end of the year, days after the country’s central bank declared all crypto-related transactions illegal. Huobi Global, which was founded in 2013 and currently operates from offices in Singapore, South Korea, the

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28 Sep 2021

How Does Artificial Intelligence Compare to Augmented Intelligence?

Read Erin McNemar compare Artificial Intelligence with Augmented Intelligence and their use in the healthcare industry on Health IT Analytics : As providers strive to improve patient outcomes, the use of machine learning has become more integrated into the healthcare system. As this new form of technology continues to expand,

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28 Sep 2021

Mark Zuckerberg’s “Metaverse” Is a Dystopian Nightmare

Read why Ryan Zickgraf feels that Mark Zuckerberg owned Facebook’s Metaverse is a dystopian nightmare on Jacobin Magazine : While his fellow tech CEOs try to usher in an era of mass interplanetary travel, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is dreaming of expansion not into outer space but cyberspace. The lords

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