Numerous scientists and technology experts have expressed their concern over the increasing automation in our industries. While it has resulted in an unprecedented rise in the production, numerous people have lost their jobs. Based upon its research, Bank of America Merrill Lynch has made a map that shows the extent of robotic invasion in major economies.
How Industrial Revolution 4.0 will Prove far more Divisive
The “Fourth Industrial Revolution,” as described by the founder and executive chairman of World Economic Forum, will fundamentally alter the way we live, work and relate to one another. Here’s how…
The world has undergone three industrial revolutions that caused a lot of disruption, but also dramatically changed our lives. The First Industrial Revolution used water and steam power to mechanize production. The Second Industrial Revolution used electric power to create mass production. The Third Industrial Revolution used electronics, digital and information technology to automate production.
Google Cloud Speech API — You Can Power Any App With Google’s Speech Recognition Software
Google has announced its Cloud Speech API, the Google’s new machine learning service bundled with big data, data analytics and many other exciting features. Moreover, some of these services have been open-sourced. To get started you can visit cloud.google.com.
Free Bitdefender tool protects against ransomware infections
Antivirus firm Bitdefender has released a free tool that can prevent computers from being infected with some of the most widespread file-encrypting ransomware programs: Locky, TeslaCrypt and CTB-Locker.
The new Bitdefender Anti-Ransomware vaccine is built on the same principle as a previous tool that the company designed to prevent CryptoWall infections. CryptoWall later changed the way in which it operates, rendering that tool ineffective, but the same defense concept still works for other ransomware families.
While security experts generally advise against paying ransomware authors for decryption keys, this is based more on ethical grounds than on a perceived risk that the keys won’t be delivered.
The impossible has happened
The weather forecast for hell is snow. And, yes, those are pigs taking flight. Indeed, one of the most unthinkable events in PC gaming is underway thanks to DirectX 12: GeForce and Radeon cards can run side-by-side in a single PC.
The long-touted, but not quite public feature in DX12 that makes this possible is Explicit Multi-GPU. It lets games parcel out graphics chores to any GPU that supports a multi-GPU mode.
“I’m Not An Idiot. Let’s Code And I Will Kick Your Ass.”
John McAfee doesn’t have a fantastic reputation online. His blatant interviews regarding the ongoing FBI vs. Apple case has earned him multiple critics on the web. In a new interview, he has challenged the Reddit users, saying, “You get me on a coding table, against somebody? I will kick your ass.”