Technology plays two critical roles in the distribution of wealth, cutting jobs and income from below, while concentrating profits for investors from above.
Stanford Social Innovation Review article on mission-driven artificial intelligence aimed at solving societal and ecological challenges.
The Engagement Pyramid is a framework for building relationships and engagement for mission-driven organizations.
Automated self-service is Silicon Valley’s trick for automating the service economy and for fueling machine learning and the knowledge economy.
Artificial intelligence is changing humanity’s relationship to knowledge with profound implications for the future of the human experience.
YES! Magazine article on technological unemployment, who ‘owns the robots’ — and “platform cooperatives.
The Interest Graph is software for connecting us to our interests. Today, it makes us better shoppers. Tomorrow, it could change the nature of work.
A (relatively) simple explanation of machine learning.
The disastrous Google+ shutdown vividly demonstrates the risks of trusting our creations and relationships to big corporations.
Social impact strategy aligns societal and business objectives, creating enormous brand value in the process.
Technology ecology focuses on technology’s relationships with other technologies, with people, with organizations and with the planet.
Machine intelligence will teach us to expand our understanding of intelligence.
A look at the relationship between knowledge and artificial intelligence in an era when machines may soon break our monopoly on knowing.
It’s easy to argue about fairness – because our society operates with two very different definitions of the word.
Engagement is what enables organizations to coordinate external contributions of work and intelligence. It’s also the future of the human-machine relationship.
The seeds of our primary interface with machine intelligence rest in the humble origins of the vending machine. Here is the brief story of this evolution of self-service.