DC: I don’t want this here in the United States. Now what do I do?! How about you?

A Chinese subway is experimenting with facial recognition to pay for fares — from theverge.com by Shannon Liao Excerpt: Scanning your face on a screen […]

Is Thomas Frey right? “…by 2030 the largest company on the internet is going to be an education-based company that we haven’t heard of yet.”

From a fairly recent e-newsletter from edsurge.com — though I don’t recall the exact date (emphasis DSC): New England is home to some of the most […]

This video/article forces me to reflect on what’s likely happening in the militaries throughout the globe [Christian]

How MIT’s Mini Cheetah Can Help Accelerate Robotics Research — from spectrum.ieee.org by Evan Ackerman Sangbae Kim talks to us about the new Mini Cheetah […]

Memory has some similarities to a Google search algorithm…

AT&T, would you please implement this solution for us? [Christian]

  From DSC: Our family uses AT&T for our smartphones and for our Internet access. What I would really like from AT&T is to be […]

Perfect examples of how an emerging technology can be used for good, or for ill; question is, how can we, as citizens, weigh in?

Police across the US are training crime-predicting AIs on falsified data — from technologyreview.com by Karen Hao A new report shows how supposedly objective systems […]

The Future of Leadership Development [Moldoveanu & Narayandas]

  The Future of Leadership Development — from hbr.org by Mihnea Moldoveanu and Das Narayandas Excerpt: The need for leadership development has never been more […]

Reflections on “Is Blockchain Ready for Prime Time in Education?” [Skipper]

Is Blockchain Ready for Prime Time in Education? — from er.educause.edu by Wayne Skipper Excerpt: This is not to say that using blockchains to store […]

For the first time in its history, the Gerber spokesbaby is a child with Down syndrome [Diaz]

For the first time in its history, the Gerber spokesbaby is a child with Down syndrome — from cnn.com by Andrea Diaz Excerpt: (CNN) This […]

Reflections on two articles involving the downsides of/warnings re: AI

Google and Microsoft warn that AI may do dumb things — from wired.com by Tom Simonite Excerpt: Alphabet likes to position itself as a leader […]

For a next gen learning platform: A Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities / educationally-related “apps” [Christian]

From DSC: In a next generation learning system, it would be sharp/beneficial to have a Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities that you could […]

C-Level View | Feature: Technology Change: Closing the Knowledge Gap — A Q&A with Mary Grush & Daniel Christian

  C-Level View | Feature: Technology Change: Closing the Knowledge Gap — A Q&A with Mary Grush & Daniel Christian Excerpts: Technology changes quickly. People […]

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