Blockchain theorists are adamant and insistent on many features of the requirements for something to be true blockchain. Several of them are totally wrong. At least they are wrong if you want humans to use them.
Blockchain has a ton of hype, but even the crazy hype might be underselling it. Here is why.
Facebook does not pay its authors. Neither does Twitter. Neither does Google. But that also means they cannot fire them when they produce shitty content. And that is a huge problem. In a previous post, I outlined some of the issues with the original model of the free and open internet. Today I want to …
It is not often that one technology or trend dominates an entire year. The internet and dotcom had a couple years like that. Facebook and social media had a year like that. And on the surface 2018 does not look to have a truly dominate tech story.
If you remember the dawn of the internet you know as a matter of fact DRM is evil. That the free and open standards-based internet is the complete opposite of everything DRM stands for. And I am here to tell you that is wrong. DRM is the Future.
Social Media, A disease we build immunity to?
The people who bet everything that dot-com would change the world, they were not wrong.
So what technologies are currently being deployed that could give those sort of machine learning capabilities? Let's look at a couple options that could be used to watch you and determine your current mental state and emotions.
Artificial intelligence is very hot right now, we have self driving cars on the way, we have algorithms that detect faces, screen possible cancer treatments, translate languages, and even beat humans in Chess, Jeopardy and Go. But what comes next?