What is Artificial Intelligence?

Mike Loukides and Ben Lorica examine factors that have made AI a hot topic in recent years, today’s successful AI systems, and where AI may be headed. By Ben Lorica and Mike Loukides. [This post originally appeared on the O’Reilly Radar.] Defining artificial intelligence isn’t just difficult; it’s impossible, not the least because we don’tContinue reading “What is Artificial Intelligence?”

Decoding bitcoin and the blockchain

[A version of this post originally appeared on the O’Reilly Radar blog.] When the creators of bitcoin solved the “double spend” problem in a decentralized manner, they introduced techniques that have implications far beyond digital currency. Our newly announced one-day event — Bitcoin & the Blockchain: An O’Reilly Radar Summit — is in line withContinue reading “Decoding bitcoin and the blockchain”