If artificial intelligence means the end of the world, why are we so eager to build it?

The short answer is of course “because we can.” Humans have always been inventive. Anything that can we invented will be invented, by someone somewhere. The long answer is somewhat complicated and philosophical. The truth is, our human brains are not very good at reasoning. We think we are, but our brains have evolved toContinue reading “If artificial intelligence means the end of the world, why are we so eager to build it?”

“When life gives you Lemonade” – The Insurance Industry is about to change beyond recognition

The insurance industry is in big trouble. First of all, the trillion dollar business suffers from a very bad image. Consumers don’t trust it when they take out a policy and begin to hate it when they really need to rely on its services. We have all been there.  In a recent global survey from accounting firm EY,Continue reading ““When life gives you Lemonade” – The Insurance Industry is about to change beyond recognition”

Zuckerberg’s manifesto is dangerously political and naive

In case you haven’t heard, in the wake of fake news criticism, the founder of Facebook has released a manifesto that outlines the future of Facebook. It is extremely political, idealistic, and downright naive. What’s more, it’s downright dangerous. Zuckerberg wants to use his influence, his platform, and AI to save globalization. At the core ofContinue reading “Zuckerberg’s manifesto is dangerously political and naive”

Are you a FAAAN? 5 Companies to Rule Them All.

Remember the 90s? Remember Microsoft’s antitrust troubles? For years, the software giant was in the crosshairs of government officials because it was deemed too dominant and needed to be broken up. Well, those times are back, only this time, nobody is crying foul. There are now five companies who are ruling the world and haveContinue reading “Are you a FAAAN? 5 Companies to Rule Them All.”