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The fourth industrial revolution is in your pocket | Ian Khan | TEDxMississauga 22nd November 2017

Ian Khan recounts how technology has changed our society over time. How are those little devices we carry in our […]

Zeynep Tufekci: We’re building a dystopia just to make people click on ads 31st October 2017

We’re building an artificial intelligence-powered dystopia, one click at a time, says techno-sociologist Zeynep Tufekci. In an eye-opening talk, she […]

Augmented Reality – Recreating Reality 10th October 2017

It is true: there is nothing new under the sun. But we sure find the most incredible ways to do […]

Virtual Reality…so what’s all the fuss about? 12th September 2017

Virtual reality has become one of the fastest growing industries in our modern age. A once exclusive side show, has […]

Cathy O’Neil: The era of blind faith in big data must end 30th August 2017

Algorithms decide who gets a loan, who gets a job interview, who gets insurance and much more — but they […]

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine 9th August 2017

Recruiting within Data Science and having a partner who is a Surgeon got me thinking about the advances in medicine, […]

The DNA of a Data Scientist 27th April 2017

The role has been coined ‘the sexiest job of the 21st century’ by the Harvard Business Review and there is […]

A Look Into The Future – AI & Automation by Shamus Mahmood, MD at 16th February 2017

I was waiting at Waterloo train station.  I went straight towards Foyles, the bookstore.  I did my usual browsing of […]

Future-Proof: Data-Driven Marketing Predictions for 2017 by Daniel Cantorna, Head of Data at ICLP 7th February 2017

Sumner & Scott are a specialist solution provider focusing on Data and Analytics. Our consultants provide expert advice to IT […]

Sumner & Scott interview with Brian Donnelly, Synapse CEO & Founder 3rd January 2017

The next in our series of interviews with the movers and shakers in Big Data is with Synapse Information CEO […]

Sumner & Scott interview with Datafloq Founder 20th December 2016

Over the coming months we will be interviewing the movers and shakers in Big Data to give you an insight […]

What Exactly Is #BigData And Why Should You Care? 12th December 2016

You’ve probably heard the term “Big Data” before, but do you know what it means? We used some Legos to […]

“Can machines think?” – a chance to read the paper that formed the Turing Test by Alan Turing 12th December 2016

“Computing Machinery and Intelligence” is a seminal paper written by Alan Turing on the topic of artificial intelligence. The paper, […]

Biometric Passwords – are they the safer option? 5th December 2016

Are Biometrics Really Safer Than Conventional Passwords? Biometrics – the method of identifying an individual by their unique physical or […]

Minority Report…still fiction or now fact? 18th November 2016

Can Crime Prediction Work? In the 2002 hit film Minority Report, murders were prevented by being predicted. Their “Precrime” law […]

Predictive Analytics Changes the Game 8th November 2016

Predictive analytics is one of the subfields of computer science that has been around for decades. Nearly every industry is […]

How is Big Data shaping your future? 24th October 2016

The modern world is driven by Big Data and data is the most valuable commodity in the tech industry. Data […]

Arthur Samuel 30th September 2016

Law 1: A Robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm. […]

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