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Artificial Intelligence

AI can’t replace doctors

23 Octobre 2018 AI can’t replace doctors. But it can make them better. A machine can collate environmental data, genetic data, and patient history way better than I can.

Digital immortality

18 Octobre 2018 How your life’s data means a version of you could live forever. Your family and friends will be able to interact with a digital “you” that doles out advice—even when you’re gone

Alexa, Should We Trust You?

10 Octobre 2018 The voice revolution has only just begun. Today, Alexa is a humble servant. Very soon, she could be much more — a teacher, a therapist, a confidant, an informant.

Toward Anthropomorphic Machine Learning

Septembre 2018 Toward Anthropomorphic Machine Learning Plamen P. Angelov and Xiaowei Gu, Lancaster University – Future intelligent machines will be more human-friendly and human-like, while offering much higher throughput and automation, thus augmenting our (human) capabilities. Anthropomorphic machine learning is an emerging direction for future development in artificial intelligence (AI) and data science. This revolutionary shift offers human-like abilities to the next generation of machine learning with greater potential for underpinning breakthroughs in technology development as well as in various aspects of everyday life.

Best known publications
by Najah Naffah

Design of office information systems

By Clarence Arthur Ellis
Najah Naffah

Local computer networks

Local computer networks : proceedings of the IFIP TC 6 International In-Depth Symposium
on Local Computer Networks,
Florence, Italy,
19-21 April, 1982

Office information systems

Office information systems : proceedings of the Second International Workshop
on Office Information Systems, Couvent royal de Saint-Maximin,
France, 13-15 October 1981

Blockchain

Blockchain Salvation Environmental professionals

Juillet 2018 Blockchain Salvation Environmental professionals need to be part of an ongoing conversation with the software developers and other stakeholders that will shape the social contract affecting bitcoin’s and other applications’ environmental costs and benefits

Ethereum’s “Difficulty Bomb” Delays

25 Octobre 2018 Ethereum’s “Difficulty Bomb” Delays – Ethereum’s next hard fork, dubbed Constantinople, will be postponed until early 2019. Constantinople is designed to smooth the transition from a Proof-of-Work (PoW) consensus algorithm to PoS. It’s rather important.

Big Data

NIST Big Data Interoperability Framework

26 juin 2018 NIST Big Data Interoperability Framework – To advance progress in Big Data, the NIST Big Data Public Working Group (NBD-PWG) is working to develop consensus on important, fundamental concepts related to Big Data. The results are reported in the NIST Big Data Interoperability Framework (NBDIF) series of volumes.

The future of big data is Kubernetes

27 Mars 2018 The future of big data is Kubernetes

Cybersecurity

Cybertrust in the IoT Age

Juillet 2018 Cybertrust in the IoT Age – Will our smart devices betray us? Can we trust our smart beds, pet feeders, and watches to maintain the level of privacy we want and expect? As the numbers of devices coming online reach staggering levels, serious questions must be raised about the level of cybertrust we can reasonably expect to have in our modern lifestyle.