Tag Archives: collaboration

When We Converse with the Alien Intelligence of Machines

Machine intelligence will teach us to expand our understanding of intelligence.

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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow (My Notes)

My detailed summary of Yuval Noah Harari's latest book, Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow.

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How Gig Economy Platforms Like Uber Will Automate Human Work

How Gig Economy platforms like Uber use technology to create jobs today that they will automate and eliminate tomorrow.

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How Artificial Intelligence is Reinventing the Art of Influencing Human Behavior

Neuroscientist Jeffrey Lin wants to dramatically reduce people’s toxic behavior in online gaming communities, and he’s using artificial intelligence to do it. When players experience persistent abuse or toxic behavior in a game, they are on average 320% more likely to leave that game and never come back. Toxic behavior isn’t just a conspicuous PR problem for the gaming companies; it costs them real money. I’m …

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A Pattern Language for New Media

A framework for understanding new media, its reliance on end user contributions, and what that should mean for the future of media ownership.

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How to Better Coordinate Problem Solving with Others

New research on problem solving says groups should have tighter connections for information discovery and looser connections for solution generation.

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How a Service Tether Turns a Product into a Service

A "service tether" connects a product to the cloud; it transforms products into services and helps companies hone their impact with customers.

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Testing the Wisdom of Crowds

Not knowing any better, I decided to test the Wisdom of Crowds with my own experiment on Google+, much to everyone's great annoyance.

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We Are The Filter Bubble

The "Filter Bubble" isn't just about computer algorithms. Our connections on social networks are just as important in determining what we see online.

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Networks and the Evolution of Business

The evolution of business over the last few decades is an arch from self-reliance to a radical connectedness and today's networked companies.

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