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What If We Got Rid Of All Entrepreneurs?

“The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers.” So said a pretender to the throne in Shakespeare’s Henry VI, Part 2, inspiring much merriment at attorneys’ expense ever since. For “lawyers” substitute “entrepreneurs” and see where the thought takes you.
Sep 20, 2019

Are Chatbots Useful?

AI powered chatbots are increasingly being used by enterprises and governments alike. These scenarios include customer support and customer service, information acquisition, interaction with devices where physical input is inconvenient or impossible, or through voice enabled intelligent assistants.
Sep 19, 2019

How to Engage Employees...Using AI

Today’s forward-thinking businesses understand that employee engagement leads to higher productivity and profits, not to mention happier customers and employees. But implementing effective initiatives can be a real challenge. AI is putting employee engagement within the reach of any company.
Sep 18, 2019

Do We Need Fully Automated Luxury Communism?

Forecasts suggest that we are entering an era of massive automation. But what happens after automation? According to Aaron Bastani, a London-based researcher, the answer is “Fully Automated Luxury Communism”.