The Implications Of Artificial Intelligence In Small Business

The implications of artificial intelligence (A.I.) in small businesses are profound, and will sure to evolve and shape the way small businesses are conducted and handled. Currently, the technology available allows small businesses to use their existing data to build predictive models. Thus, small business owners have the opportunity to take advantage of large data …

Artificial Intelligence, Viewed At Its Most Practical Level

It seems everyone is talking about the rise of artificial intelligence (AI). AI and its many forms -- cognitive computing, machine learning, deep learning, analytics -- seemed poised to take over the operations of every organizations from top to bottom. But beyond the dreamy -- and indeed, dark -- visions of machines running the day-to-day …

Mysterious Hajime botnet has pwned 300,000 IoT devices

IoT

Hajime – the "vigilante" IoT worm that blocks rival botnets – has built up a compromised network of 300,000 malware-compromised devices, according to new figures from Kaspersky Lab. The steadily spreading Hajime IoT worm fights the Mirai botnet for control of easy-to-hack IoT products. The malware is billed as a vigilante-style internet clean-up operation but …

Middle East startups are growing fast, and that’s even before the flying taxis arrive

MENA Startups

The flight from Tehran to Dubai is about two hours, similar to the flight from New York to Chicago. The flight from Cairo to Beirut is one hour and 15 minutes. In more peaceful times, the drive from Beirut to Damascus in Syria would take you less than two hours. The interconnectedness of the Middle …

AI With Human-Level Intelligence Will Be Walking the Streets by 2040

What happens when computers achieve a human level of artificial intelligence (AI)? Ben Ross, MYOB’s User Experience and Product Management leader, believes that because of advances in hardware and software, it’s not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when. As a tech enthusiast, Ross is passionate about the potential of automation and AI. …