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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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Are We Smart Enough to Control Artificial Intelligence?

Are We Smart Enough to Control Artificial Intelligence? | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
A true AI might ruin the world—but that assumes it’s possible at all.
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Google’s health-care mega-project will track 10,000 Americans

Google’s health-care mega-project will track 10,000 Americans | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The project will scrutinize spit, tears, stool, heartbeats, and genomes to search for new predictors of disease.
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Weaknesses in Bitcoin and blockchain might undermine efforts to expand their use

Weaknesses in Bitcoin and blockchain might undermine efforts to expand their use | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
An expert who is studying Bitcoin and blockchain technologies says those looking to commercialize them need to be aware of potentially dangerous technical issues.
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Melding mind and machine: How close are we?

Melding mind and machine: How close are we? | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Brain-computer interfacing is a hot topic in the tech world, with Elon Musk's announcement of his new Neuralink startup. Here, researchers separate what's science from what's currently still fiction.
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Eight ways the Internet of Things will change the way we live and work

Eight ways the Internet of Things will change the way we live and work | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
By 2020, there will be tens of billions of data-spouting devices connected to the Internet. Here's how they're changing everything
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How complexity science can help keep the lights on

How complexity science can help keep the lights on | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Our power grid is the most complex human-technological system ever created, and it's getting more complex every day. Can we develop a theory that explains how it behaves?
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Evidence That Robots Are Winning the Race for American Jobs

Evidence That Robots Are Winning the Race for American Jobs | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Researchers are surprised to see very little employment increase in other occupations to offset the job losses in manufacturing.
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Google and other tech giants grapple with the ethical concerns raised by the AI boom

Google and other tech giants grapple with the ethical concerns raised by the AI boom | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
As machines take over more decisions from humans, new questions about fairness, ethics, and morality arise.
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Don't fall for the AI hype: Here are the ingredients you need to build an actual useful thing

Don't fall for the AI hype: Here are the ingredients you need to build an actual useful thing | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Your fancy ML algo is only a small part of the puzzle
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Computers learn to cooperate better than humans

Computers learn to cooperate better than humans | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
New machine-learning algorithm lets computers “talk” to one another, win cooperative games
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How complexity science can help keep the lights on

How complexity science can help keep the lights on | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Our power grid is the most complex human-technological system ever created, and it's getting more complex every day. Can we develop a theory that explains how it behaves?
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Creating robots capable of moral reasoning is like parenting – Regina Rini | Aeon Essays

Creating robots capable of moral reasoning is like parenting – Regina Rini | Aeon Essays | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
We already have a way to teach morals to alien intelligences: it's called parenting. Can we apply the same methods to robots?
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Google says it is on track to definitively prove it has a quantum computer in a few months’ time

Google says it is on track to definitively prove it has a quantum computer in a few months’ time | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The search giant plans to reach a milestone in computing history before the year is out.
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AI is the only option in the future of cyber security – Ericsson

AI is the only option in the future of cyber security – Ericsson | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The cyber security wars of the future will be fought by good AI bots and bad ones, with the rest of us just watching to see who wins.
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David Chalmers Thinks the Hard Problem Is Really Hard

David Chalmers Thinks the Hard Problem Is Really Hard | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Consciousness will still mystify us even if we scientifically solve it, philosopher predicts
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There’s a big problem with AI: even its creators can’t explain how it works

There’s a big problem with AI: even its creators can’t explain how it works | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
No one really knows how the most advanced algorithms do what they do. That could be a problem.
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Adapting ideas from neuroscience for AI

Adapting ideas from neuroscience for AI | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Inspiration from the brain is extremely relevant to AI; it’s time we pushed it further.
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Future of Farming and Technology Grow Together - iQ by Intel

Future of Farming and Technology Grow Together - iQ by Intel | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
In the the top producing farmlands of the world, attention is turning to technology and education to bring agriculture into the Digital Age.
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This robot might take on a lot of mundane warehouse work

This robot might take on a lot of mundane warehouse work | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
A dexterous new robotic gripper can manipulate unfamiliar objects, and it shares what it learns with a hive mind in the cloud.
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Nanogrids, Microgrids, and Big Data: The Future of the Power Grid

Nanogrids, Microgrids, and Big Data: The Future of the Power Grid | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
Distributed generation and automated transactions will change how we produce and consume electricity
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Please Don’t Hire a Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer

Please Don’t Hire a Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
When you hire a hammer, every problem looks like a nail.
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Andrew Ng is gone, but Baidu is still counting on AI to fix its business woes

Andrew Ng is gone, but Baidu is still counting on AI to fix its business woes | Systems Theory | Scoop.it
The Chinese search giant lost the star leader of its AI lab last week, but the technology remains an essential long-term focus.
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