Tag: artificial intelligence

September 10, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Jobs theft Did the digital spreadsheet steal jobs?  Yes & No.  The 1978 invention replaced 2-page spreads in paper ledgers overnight & re-defined accountancy.  400,000 US bookkeeper/ accounts clerk jobs – calculate, fill-in, check, correct – ended.  But as accounting became cheaper, more demand & 600,000 jobs for other types of accountant appeared.  No need…

December 11, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Angel Showers of data + computing advances + falling cloud storage costs = angels have quietly crept into business.  These Artificial Intelligence (AI) assistants are changing how products/ services are sold, customers are handled and payments are processed Guessed the Word?          Series 14 (3/4)         [photo: Engel62]

March 5, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Robotics  Fretting they’re becoming too human?   Instead, guard against humans becoming robotic thinking machines achieving competence without comprehension. How many scientists working on the Manhattan project knew they were creating an atomic bomb?   What’s the Word? Series 1 (6/7)  [photo: Dossi]