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New weblog about blockchain technologies posted the blockchain and the autonomy of systems You can find the weblog at http://bit.ly/2oJe0yw
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Inside Microsoft's AI Comeback

Inside Microsoft's AI Comeback | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The tech giant is racing to catch up to Google and Facebook in deep learning. Its future depends on it.
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Adopting AI in the enterprise: General Electric

Adopting AI in the enterprise: General Electric | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Karley Yoder on what GE Healthcare has learned as it embraces artificial intelligence.
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Do More! What Amazon Teaches Us About AI and the “Jobless Future”

Do More! What Amazon Teaches Us About AI and the “Jobless Future” | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
We hear again and again that AI and robots are going to take away human jobs. My broken kettle says otherwise. Yesterday, I set my electric kettle down awkwardly on the edge of the sink. Crash! It…
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Meet the Chinese finance giant that’s secretly an AI company

Meet the Chinese finance giant that’s secretly an AI company | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The smartphone payments business Ant Financial is using computer vision, natural language processing, and mountains of data to reimagine banking, insurance, and more.
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Why is the language of transhumanists and religion so similar? – Beth Singler | Aeon Essays

Why is the language of transhumanists and religion so similar? – Beth Singler | Aeon Essays | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The most avid believers in artificial intelligence are aggressively secular – yet their language is eerily religious. Why?
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Divide and conquer: How Microsoft researchers used AI to master Ms. Pac-Man - Next at Microsoft

Divide and conquer: How Microsoft researchers used AI to master Ms. Pac-Man - Next at Microsoft | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Microsoft researchers have created an artificial intelligence-based system that learned how to get the maximum score on the addictive 1980s video game Ms. Pac-Man, using a divide-and-conquer method that could … Read more »
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Industroyer: Biggest threat to industrial control systems since Stuxnet

Industroyer: Biggest threat to industrial control systems since Stuxnet | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
ESET has analyzed a sophisticated and extremely dangerous malware, known as Industroyer, which is designed to disrupt critical industrial processes.
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How Far Will Blockchain Technology Go?

How Far Will Blockchain Technology Go? | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari said recently that blockchain technology has more potential for being adopted in th
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The Myth of a Superhuman AI – Backchannel

The Myth of a Superhuman AI – Backchannel | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Debunking the myth of a superhuman artificial intelligence: Hyper-intelligent algorithms are not going to take over the world for these five reasons.
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China’s new cybersecurity rules threaten to block Western innovation

China’s new cybersecurity rules threaten to block Western innovation | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Critics say the laws will stymie U.S. tech giants working inside the country.
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Why Manufacturers Should Be Mindful Of Cybersecurity

Why Manufacturers Should Be Mindful Of Cybersecurity | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Sophisticated hackers can do more than just access private emails -- they can also compromise entire manufacturing IT networks.
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China’s central bank has begun cautiously testing a digital currency

China’s central bank has begun cautiously testing a digital currency | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The People’s Bank of China has developed a digital currency that’s designed to scale to the number of transactions made every day across the country.
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U.S. weighs restricting Chinese investment in artificial intelligence

U.S. weighs restricting Chinese investment in artificial intelligence | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The United States appears poised to heighten scrutiny of Chinese investment in Silicon Valley to better shield sensitive technologies seen as vital to U.S. national security, current and former U.S. officials tell Reuters.
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British lawmakers hit by 'sustained' cyber attack

British lawmakers hit by 'sustained' cyber attack | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Britain's parliament was hit by a "sustained and determined" cyber attack on Saturday designed to identify weak email passwords, just over a month after a ransomware worm crippled parts of the country's health service.
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World's Most Powerful Particle Collider Taps AI to Expose Hack Attacks

World's Most Powerful Particle Collider Taps AI to Expose Hack Attacks | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Machine learning is crucial to staying ahead of hackers trying to break into at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider’s (LHC) massive worldwide computing grid
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The world’s fastest supercomputer signals new dominance for Chinese hardware

The world’s fastest supercomputer signals new dominance for Chinese hardware | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
China now has more supercomputers among the world’s top 500 fastest machines than any other nation.
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China's quantum satellite clears major hurdle on way to ultrasecure communications

China's quantum satellite clears major hurdle on way to ultrasecure communications | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Probe sends entangled photons — which could underpin quantum-based data encryption — over unprecedented distance.
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Why Siemens’ IoT Strategy Is Big on Software

Why Siemens’ IoT Strategy Is Big on Software | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The German industrial company’s Internet of Things strategy stretches across the entire value chain of manufacturing.
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New Cybersecurity Executive Order Highlights Need for Deterrence, Protection of Key Industries

New Cybersecurity Executive Order Highlights Need for Deterrence, Protection of Key Industries | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Given the range of possible threats and the pace at which they may appear, it is impossible to protect everything, everywhere, all the time
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The latest NSA leak reveals exactly the kind of cyberattack experts had warned about

The latest NSA leak reveals exactly the kind of cyberattack experts had warned about | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The Russian-backed assault, outlined in a newly public NSA analysis, targeted a particularly vulnerable component of the U.S. voting system.
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Teaching robots right from wrong

Teaching robots right from wrong | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence is outperforming the human sort in a growing range of fields – but how do we make sure it behaves morally? Simon Parkin meets the men trying to teach ethics to computers
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Sales of industrial robots are surging. So what does this mean for human workers?

Sales of industrial robots are surging. So what does this mean for human workers? | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Industrial robot sales are a record high – and here’s how this will affect the human workforce.
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Ripples in Space-Time! Gravitational-Wave Observatory Detects 3rd Black Hole Merger

Ripples in Space-Time! Gravitational-Wave Observatory Detects 3rd Black Hole Merger | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
It's not a fluke: For the third time, the LIGO gravitational wave observatory has detected ripples in space-time caused when two black holes circle each other at mind-bending speeds and collide.
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Understanding Samsung's Internet-of-Things Story in 15 Slides -- The Motley Fool

Understanding Samsung's Internet-of-Things Story in 15 Slides --  The Motley Fool | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Samsung sees tremendous opportunity in the Internet of Things and will play a crucial role in the revolutionary connectivity trend.
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