This Is the End of the Silicon Chip, Here’s What’s Next

This Is the End of the Silicon Chip, Here’s What’s Next

Electronics keep getting smaller, and it’s all thanks to electric switches called transistors. When these little fellas replaced vacuum tubes, computers went from the size of entire rooms to merely the corner of a room. In the 60-odd years since, transistors have kept shrinking, scaling down and powering up our electronics with them. But many…

Machine Learning Helps Us Preserve The Environment! 🌲

Machine Learning Helps Us Preserve The Environment! 🌲

Dear Fellow Scholars, this is Two Minute Papers with Károly Zsolnai-Fehér. In this series, we have plenty of videos on DeepFakes, and whenever I publish one of these, I hear a lot of doom and gloom, some of which, is, of course, justified, but in this video, the pendulum shall swing on the other side….

Why we need to imagine different futures | Anab Jain

I visit the future for a living. Not just one future, but many possible futures, bringing back evidences from those futures for you to experience today. Like an archaeologist of the future. Over the years, my many journeys have brought back things like a new species of synthetically engineered bees; a book named, “Pets as…

Finger on the Pulse: Bret Larsen of eVisit on Delivering Healthcare in the 21st Century

Finger on the Pulse: Bret Larsen of eVisit on Delivering Healthcare in the 21st Century

– [Alex] In this episode of UpTech Report, I interview Bret Larsen, the CEO of eVisit. Historically, the health care industry has been slow to catch up to the information technology advancements of the 21st century. eVisit is changing that through their telemedicine platform. Currently, adopted by over 200 major providers, Brett discusses the challenges…

Quantum Computers Explained – Limits of Human Technology

Quantum Computers Explained – Limits of Human Technology

Quantum Computers Explained – Limits of Human Technology For most of our history, human technology consisted of our brains, fire, and sharp sticks. While fire and sharp sticks became power plants and nuclear weapons, the biggest upgrade has happened to our brains. Since the 1960’s, the power of our brain machines has kept growing exponentially,…

How I’m fighting bias in algorithms | Joy Buolamwini

How I’m fighting bias in algorithms | Joy Buolamwini

Hello, I’m Joy, a poet of code, on a mission to stop an unseen force that’s rising, a force that I called “the coded gaze,” my term for algorithmic bias. Algorithmic bias, like human bias, results in unfairness. However, algorithms, like viruses, can spread bias on a massive scale at a rapid pace. Algorithmic bias…

Will The Next Picasso Be A Robot? | The School of Luzu

Will The Next Picasso Be A Robot? | The School of Luzu

So, we have six pieces of art right here. Five of them have been created by a human and one of them has been created by a machine. Which one is the machine-made piece of art? We’re gonna take a vote.The first one, the second one, the third one, the fourth,the fifth and the sixth.No…