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Restoring Internet Freedom vs the digital elite | IN 60 SECONDS

Restoring Internet Freedom vs the digital elite | IN 60 SECONDS

A record-breaking 22 million comments have been filed with the FCC on its process to restore Internet freedom, the so-called Title II net neutrality docket. What does this number mean? Well, as a matter of policy, not much. FCC commissioners… Continue Reading

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How Caesars Entertainment Uses Big Data in Marketing

How Caesars Entertainment Uses Big Data in Marketing

– Big data is a buzzword that we hear a lot about but a lot of people don’t know of any practical real world applications of this. I’m here with Michael Marino today. He’s the SVP of marketing and Chief… Continue Reading

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DH in Practice – Retrieving Text from Spoken Data

DH in Practice – Retrieving Text from Spoken Data

My name is Henk van den Heuvel and I am a speech technologist at the Radboud University of Nijmegen. I have an incredible passion for sound and for making it available. And it’s right in the 20th century that sound… Continue Reading

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Data Annotators: The Unsung Heroes Of AI Development – The Medical Futurist

Data Annotators: The Unsung Heroes Of AI Development – The Medical Futurist

Nowadays, everyone seems to be building artificial intelligence, but no one talks about one of the most important aspects of the work: data annotation. The people who are undertaking this time-consuming, boring task without the flare that usually encircles A.I.… Continue Reading

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The Great Hack | Official Trailer | Netflix

The Great Hack | Official Trailer | Netflix

Who has seen an advertisement that has convinced you that your microphone is listening to your conversations? All of your interactions, your credit card swipes, web searches, locations, likes, they’re all collected in real time into a trillion-dollar-a-year industry. The… Continue Reading

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How data brokers sold my identity | Madhumita Murgia | TEDxExeter

How data brokers sold my identity | Madhumita Murgia | TEDxExeter

Translator: Riaki Poništ Reviewer: Ellen Maloney I’m a 26-year-old British Asian woman working in media and living in a South West postcode in London. I have previously lived at two addresses in Sussex, and two others in North East London.… Continue Reading

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A memory scientist’s solution to workplace harassment | Dr Julia Shaw | TEDxLondon

A memory scientist’s solution to workplace harassment | Dr Julia Shaw | TEDxLondon

Translator: Hiroko Kawano Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Me Too and Time’s Up have highlighted that harassment and discrimination are a shockingly common part of many people’s lived reality, and that this reality extends into the workplace. Whether in tech… Continue Reading