Google Already Has Your Data, Now It Is After Your Business (Process)
Ronald Ashri asks us to consider the implications of the next evolution of Google’s Duplex technology. Should we create an environment where a few large companies control the fate of hundreds of thousands of smaller businesses?
What’s Up With Google’s AI Policy?
“Don’t be evil.” That was, until recently, the unofficial motto of Google. However, news recently spread that Google was working with the US Defense Department to develop artificial intelligence for the analysis of drone footage. This led the company to release a statement clarifying their position on AI. But what are Google’s AI principles, and what do they really…
Google Duplex Blows Automated Assistants Out Of The Water
One of the major goals of AI development has been to create systems that can reliably process and understand natural language. For the most part, many of the services available today remain slow and clunky… Even Siri is distinctly artificial. Automated assistants have certainly reduced the burden on phone operators, but their inability to fully handle the nuances of language can frustrate and alienate customers. But thanks to Google…
Facebook And Google Ban Cryptocurrency Advertising
On 30th January Facebook released a blog post which set out their new policy on advertisements. And Google wasn’t far behind. The specific targeting of initial coin offerings and cryptocurrencies in these statements could suggest that…
Will Google Become The Next Big Pharma?
Disruption in healthcare is happening now, what can the industry do to keep up? Since 2000 digital disruption has demolished 52% of the Fortune 500, […]
Disrupted Everything – what you need to know about Google product plans
A comprehensive view of the disruption waves Google is planning to make Excellent view from ArsTechnica: “It’s that time of the year again—welcome to the […]
Disrupted Creativity – Google AI writes poetry
Now showing off – Google AI writes poetry iDisrupted Commentary More evidence that chatbots are becoming very real (as indeed is the passing of the […]
Disrupted AI – why Google's ‘Parsey McParseface’ is big news in AI
Seriously Google why give a huge breakthrough such a sh1t name? The big tech companies have become in the habit of giving valuable source code […]
Disrupted Driving – the surprising things that Google cars can and can't do
Despite the bad press it looks like Google driverless cars are already better than human drivers iDisrupted Commentary The real gem in the Gizmodo article […]
Disrupted Search Engines – how Google is using AI to improve search results – until people stop searching
Continual self disruption keeps Google ahead of the pack until Facebook brings out its own search and/or people stop searching iDisrupted Commentary In simplistic terms, […]
Disrupted Humanity – why Google AI victory at Go is especially significant for human kind
Is credit assignment the key to the next level of positive tech disruption iDisrupted Commentary The momentum behind AI continues – we’ve written about a […]
Disrupted Vacations – Google AI is now making holiday choices way more interesting
AI could positively disrupt the holiday business iDisrupted Commentary From 2013-2014, I was Chairman of Thomas Cook’s Digital Advisory Board – we were charged by […]
Disrupted Apple – is Google going to become the most valuable company in the world?
1 year ago we predicted that Google would surpass Apple in terms of valuation – looks like we were right iDisrupted Commentary To quote my […]
Disrupted Security – no more passwords, Google has a plan
Imagine how much better tech would be if you didn’t have to fiddle with passwords all the time iDisrupted Commentary Some clever thinking from Google […]
Disrupted Computing – Google fixes the Quantum conundrum?
Here comes God computing iDisrupted Commentary We love the potential of Quantum computers – the almost unimaginable computing power (more computing power than there are […]
Disrupted Disruption – is Google being forced to disrupt itself?
Is Apple and Facebook’s competitive ferocity causing Google to re-invent itself?
Disrupted Search Engines – Google counters Facebook and puts its own AI source in the public domain
Facebook’s genius AI move finally countered by Google – is Google getting slow? iDisrupted Commentary There’s a bar room brawl going in Silicon Valley – […]