Minds and machines: can we work together in the digital age?

Minds and machines: can we work together in the digital age? @iansample   #AI #ML #industry40

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    In 2016 Klaus Schwab, founder and chairman of the World Economic Forum, wrote: “We stand on the brink of a technological revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we live, work, and relate to one another.”

  • This fourth Industrial Revolution, he said, will fuse the physical, digital and biological worlds, and affect all corners of society – even challenging ideas of what it means to be human.
  • Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson of the the Massachusetts Institute of Technology think not.
  • And in their latest book Machine, Platform, Crowd, they tell us why.
  • Joining Ian Sample in the studio, Andrew and Erik lay out their blueprint for the future of the workplace, including the role big data will play, how some processes involving decision-making could be automated, and how minds and machines can come together to cancel out each other’s errors.

Ian Sample sits down with Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson to discuss the future of the workplace and the role artificial intelligence will play
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Databricks earned top marks from Infoworld in review of machine learning clouds

The #ApacheSpark #MachineLearning platform from @Databricks won an @infoworld award:

  • Databricks (the company) was founded by the people who created Apache® Spark™, and with Databricks (the service), it’s almost effortless to spin up and scale out Spark clusters.
  • Apache, Apache Spark and Spark are trademarks of the Apache Software Foundation .
  • Infoworld gave Databricks its editor’s choice award for best machine learning cloud solution in a review of offerings from Amazon, Microsoft, Google, HPE, and IBM. Databricks received high marks because of the variety of models it supports, performance, available integrations, and ease of development.
  • Read the detailed review to learn more.
  • Databricks Inc. 160 Spear Street, 13th Floor San Francisco, CA 94105

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Databricks earned top marks from Infoworld in a review of six machine learning clouds. Read the article to learn more.


Databricks earned top marks from Infoworld in review of machine learning clouds