This Is What Happens When We Debate Ethics in Front of Superintelligent AI
Is there a uniform set of moral laws, and if so, can we teach artificial intelligence those laws to keep it from harming us? This is the question explored in an original short film recently released by The Guardian. In the film, the creators of an AI with general intelligence call in a moral philosopher …
AI will shape health care plans for US veterans
American veterans needing health care are about to get help from an unusual source: artificial intelligence. The Department of Veterans Affairs and Flow Health...
Don Tapscott: How the blockchain is changing money and business
What is the blockchain? If you don't know, you should; if you do, chances are you still need some clarification on how it actually works. Don Tapscott is here to help, demystifying this world-changing, trust-building technology which, he says, represents nothing less than the second generation of the internet and holds the potential to transform money, business, government and society.
Inside the Online School That Could Radically Change How Kids Learn Everywhere
"Virtual schools" are on the rise, but studies find they're not doing a good job. Now one school in New Hampshire is pointing the way to online ed's future.
Researchers want a 'big red button' for shutting down a rogue artificial intelligence
If artificial intelligence goes off the rails, which many philosophers and tech entrepreneurs seem to think is likely, it could result in rampant activity beyond human control. So some researchers...
EU lawmakers to hold off from regulating blockchain for now
The European Union should hold off for now from regulating blockchain, the technology that underpins bitcoin, an EU parliamentary committee agreed on Tuesday in the latest example of a softly-softly approach by authorities toward financial services.
Scaling Innovation: Government as a Platform with Mina Hsiang
WATCH NOW: Mina Hsiang, Health Data Advisor for The White House US Digital Service and Office of Science and Technology Policy explains how government as a platform can help to scale innovation. Day 2 of Exponential Medicine.
Transformers : How machines are changing every sector of the UK economy | Deloitte UK
Our latest report re-examines the impact of automation and robotic on work and employment. This time it shifts focus from the future of occupations to the outlook for industry sectors.
NHS England Clinician Entrepreneur Program - Doctorpreneurs
The Clinician Entrepreneur is a radical new program that we will be launching at the Health and Care Innovation Expo on September 2/3 in Manchester. The program is open to newly qualified doctors and trainees. Further details will be published soon and a number of concession rate entries to expo will be available for trainees. …
Could blockchain help manage state records?
Early this month, Vermont's governor gave blockchain a big push forward, formally asking a broad coalition of stakeholders to consider whether the technology could be used to help manage state records. Blockchain is the "digital ledger" driving bitcoin, the emerging electronic currency.