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May 2, 2019

MIT Media Lab

10 years in: What's next for blockchain?

You've seen how powerful blockchain technology can be, but fundamental challenges still stand in the way of world-changing applications. Join us at Business of Blockchain to learn which projects and ideas have staying power.

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Intelligent Machines

Robots won’t make it into our houses until they get common sense

AI’s big advances have so far relied on algorithms that train on huge piles of data. If robots are going to work in the real world, that will have to change.

Intelligent Machines

Deepfakes are solvable—but don’t forget that “shallowfakes” are already pervasive

Malicious synthetic videos are not yet mainstream, which gives tech companies a chance to prevent future misinformation. But it won’t fix our current flood of fake news.

Intelligent Machines

AI researchers must confront “missed opportunities” to achieve social good

Deeper collaboration with social sciences and underserved communities is required to make sure that AI tools don’t cause more problems than they solve.

Features

View from the Marketplace

For data-savvy marketers, there’s a new keyword: Intent

As more companies look to machine learning for insights, marketers need to use new tools and technology to engage potential customers at the right time and place.

View from the Marketplace

The state of artificial intelligence

AI technologies are coming into mainstream business usage—but a host of challenges remains. An interactive infographic illustrates the opportunities and the hurdles.

In association with Oracle, Intel

View from the Marketplace

Anticipating cloud work’s most common side effects

The right technology choices can minimize complexity and help workers stay focused.

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