Accepting that AI may just become EI like us.

As a writer of Sci-fi that encompasses AI in storylines; as well as a technologist who is looking more and more at AI in the workplace and home, I found this a hugely enriching article. It captures many of the debates and concepts surround AI in a consumable way. We learn emotional intelligence why can't… Continue reading Accepting that AI may just become EI like us.

Should Murder in VR be illegal.. What a great question and title for a novel. While put more poetically by William Gibson in The Peripheral…

A very serious point for new parents where their children will grow up in a more detached world.  Fascinated as I am by AI and VR to the point where I attempt to write clumsily about it, there are the "Real World" Sinister side street showes.  As we look to bring another child into the… Continue reading Should Murder in VR be illegal.. What a great question and title for a novel. While put more poetically by William Gibson in The Peripheral…

IaaS vs PaaS vs CaaS – This is a good summary of the terms and what to know. Confused by these types of pictures your tech teams keep showing you?

Almost daily I will wince in a meeting when someone blurts out IaaS and rattles of a totally home grown description to suit their own home grown form of Job Security Paranoia. Moving on from job paranoia we get to people who know about the cloud or should. And they shout out PaaS! and explain… Continue reading IaaS vs PaaS vs CaaS – This is a good summary of the terms and what to know. Confused by these types of pictures your tech teams keep showing you?

#CSP too big to #fail? Just putting #cloud in front of something shouldn’t inject #urbanmyths and privacy hysteria 

This is a debate leveled at recent issues that arise from the near banking collapse and how we have viewed market dominant companies since. So in responding to these questions and articles from the other day here is my opinion having been in the heart of these collapses and the spiral of recovery from the… Continue reading #CSP too big to #fail? Just putting #cloud in front of something shouldn’t inject #urbanmyths and privacy hysteria 

#AI something wonderful or the end of the world. 

Regardless of your own opinion on this, and many of you are writting about it. If you missed the #60Mins on it last night it's worth catching up. Not very science insightful but certainly, as always with this wonderful show some great questions. Also some wonderful #worldbuilding ideas to chew on.  https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/60-minutes/id81210923?mt=2

Political Change – I feel #disconnected. Are we ready to endorse #nuclear instability to change a #democratic #process. Can we learn from #Brexit? Please give me your views

I am an agent for change. I thought I understood the need for change. I spent the first half of my adult life being buffeted around fortune 100 company toxic change. I then took control of change, and tried desperately to understand people needs within that toxic change cycle to try to break the vast… Continue reading Political Change – I feel #disconnected. Are we ready to endorse #nuclear instability to change a #democratic #process. Can we learn from #Brexit? Please give me your views

Martin Luther King Jr., Why We Can’t Wait – A very timely reminder. 

“Time itself is neutral; it can be used either destructively or constructively. More and more I feel that the people of ill will have used time much more effectively than have the people of good will. We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the hateful words and actions of the bad… Continue reading Martin Luther King Jr., Why We Can’t Wait – A very timely reminder. 

#BigData & #Datascience Don’t let it be another faith based #opinion riddled debate. Any of these sound familiar?

Any of these resonate with you? Then read on! Specifically, we argue that: 1. There is no known effective method to anonymize location data, and no evidence that it’s meaningfully achievable. 2. Computing re-identification probabilities based on proof-of-concept demonstrations is silly. 3. Cavoukian and Castro ignore many realistic threats by focusing narrowly on a particular… Continue reading #BigData & #Datascience Don’t let it be another faith based #opinion riddled debate. Any of these sound familiar?