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Software robots should be judged by how they enhance their makers

Last week, the Finan­ci­al Times published an arti­cle, ‘Busi­nes­ses turn to soft­ware robots for office work’, that out­lined how, “Soft­ware robots have beco­me one of the hot­test fads in busi­ness auto­ma­ti­on, as a new wave of AI is poi­sed to sweep through the back-office func­tions of lar­ge cor­po­ra­ti­ons.”. Various num­bers are thrown around in the

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Death of Net Neutrality

On the death of net neutrality

In a move that should come to as a shock to nobo­dy, con­s­i­de­ring the raft of hor­ren­dous laws, reforms, and moti­ons that have come with this US admi­nis­tra­ti­on, the Federal Com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons Com­mis­si­on (FCC) has deci­ded to dis­mant­le 2015 Oba­ma Era pro­tec­tions on net neu­tra­li­ty, paving the way for an upen­ding of how the inter­net ope­ra­tes.

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How NLG is reshaping ethics and responsibility

Late last week, Hacker­noon’s Jeff Kao posted ‘More than a Mil­li­on Pro-Repeal Net Neu­tra­li­ty Com­ments were Likely Faked’, an arti­cle and ana­ly­sis that alle­ged that up to several mil­li­on com­ments sub­mit­ted to the US’s Federal Com­mu­ni­ca­ti­ons Com­mis­si­on (FCC) were gene­ra­ted by bots.   In his rese­arch, Kao focu­sed on one cam­pai­gn. That cam­pai­gn, he esti­ma­ted, had

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