How far have we come in #AI and #Robotics?

There is a lot of discussion around artificial intelligence and robotics these days and many consider AI and robotics to be more of a hype than of any real substance. Given this, one question that is often asked is how far have we progressed when it comes to AI or Robotics. Well, here is a … [Read more…]

Google Flu Trends: Importance of Veracity, the 4th “V” in Big Data

A lot has been written recently criticizing Goolge’s Flu Trends – a flu tracker service that predicts flu activity based on specific search terms using aggregated Google search data and estimates current flu activity around the world in near real-time. For more, read How does this work? Science magazine has recently published an article titled … [Read more…]