Category big data

Former Google CEO Predicts The Internet Will Split In Two By 2028, With One Part Led By China

Former Google CEO Predicts The Internet Will Split In Two By 2028, With One Part Led By China CNBC · by Lora Kolodny · September 20, 2018 Eric Schmidt, who has been the CEO of Google and executive chairman of its parent company, Alphabet, predicts that within the next decade there will be two distinct internets: one led […]

CSPAN Discussion On Spies, Their Tradecraft And Foibles; And Perhaps The Greatest Spy Writer Ever — David Cornwell, Alias…John le Carre

CSPAN Discussion On Spies, Their Tradecraft And Foibles; And Perhaps The Greatest Spy Writer Ever — David Cornwell, Alias…John le Carre www.fortunascorner.com The National Book Festival was recently held at the Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C., and the topic was about spying, spies, and John le Carre. This was the eighteenth annual such convention, with John Haskel […]

‘Threats Are Accelerating’ In Computing Speed And Lethality: Army Chief

An Australian view and a new term (for me at least): “Accelerated Warfare.” ‘Threats are accelerating’ in computing speed and lethality: army chief theaustralian.com.au · by Brendan Nicholson · September 3, 2018 Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, and the US Marines regroup at Hawaii’s Bellows Training Area during Exercise Rimpac 2018. Picture: ADF 12:00AM September […]

This Fake News Detection Algorithm Outperforms Humans

I echo what Col. (Ret.) Maxwell wrote below.  I would also add that too much faith and dependency on these kinds of techniques can and does make us intellectually lazy; and, set us up for a nasty surprise.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “Actually there is nothing that can outperform the critical thinking that each […]

Artificial Intelligence Software Market To Reach $105.8B In Annual Worldwide Revenue By 2025; According To Tractcia, A Global Technology Research Firm

Artificial Intelligence Software Market To Reach $105.8B In Annual Worldwide Revenue By 2025; According To Tractcia, A Global Technology Research Firm http://www.fortunascorner.com     “The artificial intelligence (AI) market is entering a dynamic phase of growth where adoption in the enterprise sector continues unabated; but, there are questions emerging within research and academic circles — about […]

“Blockchain Starts To Connect: More Businesses Are Looking To Adopt This Early-Stage Technology; How Investors Can Sort The Hope From The Hype;” How Important Is Blockchain?; Blockchain Coming To A Gray-War Zone Near You

“Blockchain Starts To Connect: More Businesses Are Looking To Adopt This Early-Stage Technology; How Investors Can Sort The Hope From The Hype;” How Important Is Blockchain?; Blockchain Coming To A Gray-War Zone Near You http://www.fortunascorner.com     Digital currency and Bitcoin may get sucking out most of the oxygen in the room; but, it is the blockchain […]

Chinese Bombers Likely Training For U.S. Strikes: Pentagon

https://www.yahoo.com/news/chinese-bombers-likely-training-us-strikes-pentagon-194141619.html Chinese bombers likely training for US strikes: Pentagon 1 / 2A J15 fighter jet landing on China’s sole operational aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, during a drill (AFP Photo/-)Washington (AFP) – Chinese bombers are likely training for strikes against US and allied targets in the Pacific, according to a new Pentagon report that also details […]

The U.S. Needs A Cyber Force More Than A Space Force

Excerpts: The U.S. Needs a Cyber Force More Than a Space Force By James Stavridis, www.bloomberg.comView OriginalAugust 14th, 2018 Up and away.Photo by: Photographer: Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images Sadly, the proposal for a new U.S. Space Force is has become a punchline on late-night TV. It is being battered as a needless new bureaucracy, a competitor for the […]

What’s In The New NDAA

David Maxwell Wrote: “A fairly comprehensive treatment (of a document that I am sure could be a thousand pages).Korea highlights:” What’s in the New NDAA By Scott R. Anderson, www.lawfareblog.comView OriginalAugust 14th, 2018 President Donald Trump signed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2019 into law on Monday afternoon, at an event at Fort […]

Google Plans To Launch Censored Search Engine In China, Leaked Documents Reveal

David Maxwell Comment:  “Nice. They will not support the US government and military in targeting but they will do this for the Chinese.”    Or, as the old saying goes, “We have found the enemy, and it is us.” Google Plans to Launch Censored Search Engine in China, Leaked Documents Reveal The Intercept · by Ryan Gallagher · […]