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As China Marches Forward on AI, the White House Is Silent

Last summer, China unveiled a plan to become the world’s leader in artificial intelligence, challenging the longtime role of the United… Continue reading on The New York Times » GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently […]

The Next Wave: Predicting the future of coffee in New York City

By Mario Aksiyote In this article we look at New York City through the lens of coffee in an attempt to explore a fundamental question of spatial economics: how are the locations of businesses determined? The geography of economic activity is a critical force that shapes cities around the world. From […]

Where Will Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, And Other Cryptocurrencies Be Twenty Years From Now?

By Panos Mourdoukoutas Continue reading on Forbes » GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on mobile app development and IoT. http://copypasteprogrammers.comPlease follow and like us:0

Social media users of the world unite!

Might our data be better viewed as labour rather than capital? Continue reading on Financial Times » GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on mobile app development and IoT. http://copypasteprogrammers.comPlease follow and like us:0

Algorithms are making American inequality worse

In a new book, political scientist Virginia Eubanks says using computers to decide who gets social services hurts the poor. Continue reading on MIT Technology Review » GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on […]

The Economic Consequences of AI

Why AI Won’t Fix the World (Or Ruin it) I read a lot of hype about AI these days. A metric ton per day. I’m drowning in it, and I bet you are too. “AI will liberate humanity’s huddled masses!”, says one side, fervent with hope. “No! AI will create the […]

Our robot era demands a different approach to retraining

A local economy that loses its main industry does not magically create ‘safer’ jobs Continue reading on Financial Times » GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on mobile app development and IoT. http://copypasteprogrammers.comPlease follow […]