The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium
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The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium
Algorithms are the new medium between people and people, people and data, data and data. Internet of things, smart cities, cryptocurrencies...
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IBMVoice: Watson Uses Cognitive Computing To Improve People's Lives - Forbes

IBMVoice: Watson Uses Cognitive Computing To Improve People's Lives - Forbes | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
By Rob High, IBM IDC predicts that by 2018, half of all consumers will interact with services based on cognitive computing on a regular basis. IBM's Watson business, which is based in New York City, is opening a Watson hub in San Francisco. This will enable us to more closely collaborate with [...]
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Une plateforme européenne fédère les projets de 31 "villes intelligentes"

Une plateforme européenne fédère les projets de 31 "villes intelligentes" | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Les villes de sept pays se regroupent autour d’un plateforme cloud et open source pour développer des services interprétables à destinations de leurs habitants.

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Cornell University CAC to Teach Cloud Computing to Researchers - insideHPC

Cornell University CAC to Teach Cloud Computing to Researchers - insideHPC | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
The Cornell University Center for Advanced Computing announced that it will develop cloud computing training for the US research community.
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Hybrid Computers Will Hide in the Cloud

Hybrid Computers Will Hide in the Cloud | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Heterogeneous computing, where hardware vendors mix a variety of processors (graphics processors, CPUs, embedded chips or DSPs) on a server to increase energy efficiency and processing speed, will become a reality in the data center in the next...
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IBM Closes Weather Co. Purchase: cloud + IoT + Watson

IBM Closes Weather Co. Purchase: cloud + IoT + Watson | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
IBM is taking another step to expand its Watson AI business and build its presence in areas like IoT: today the company announced that its acquisition of the..
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Why your things need the cloud

Why your things need the cloud | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Every few years there is a new “next big thing” in the fast-changing computing industry. Sometimes these “next big things” have proven to be fads or simply repackaged versions of what has come before. But sometimes the latest craze is worth paying attention to because it signals a more significant shift to new capabilities and applications that will…
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Moore's law gives way to Bezos's law

Moore's law gives way to Bezos's law | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
The future of cloud computing is the availability of more computing power at a much lower cost.
Pierre Levy's insight:
"Over the history of cloud, a unit of computing power price is reduced by 50 percent approximately every three years."
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