Intelligence Quotidian

It’s something that was the dream of science fiction writers even before the dawn of computing, the concept that human beings could invent machines that would mimic or even surpass our intelligence and become part of our daily lives, the quotidian. To many, this still seems a far-fetched notion, but look around: artificial intelligence is […]

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Computers thinking like us?

From the earliest days of computing, it has been both a dream and a science-fiction nightmare to create computers that are capable of thinking like human beings. Generally, people would put such possibilities – now fast becoming realities – into the category of Artificial Intelligence, but in fact there is a new kid on the […]

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Google Health

Google has hit the headlines recently – unusually not for the work that it has done on the more usually understood areas of home computing, its own platforms and education but this time in the area of health. Google Health recently announced the results of a study it says indicates artificial intelligence could be more […]

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The Revolution will be Digitized

The Digital Revolution is frequently referred to as the third great revolution for humanity, following on from the Agricultural Revolution, which effectively allowed us to create our city dwelling civilizations, and the Industrial Revolution, which allowed us to make a massive mess of our cities. What the Digital Revolution will ultimately do for humanity remains […]

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