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Monthly report: October 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like Jaime Aguilar M and Rachel Thomas, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #ML and #IoT.
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Best articles in October 2019

Why you should worry if you have a Chinese smartphone

On Oct 26, 2019
@guardiantech shared
Why you should worry if you have a Chinese smartphone https://t.co/au4cNdcSBr
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China’s use of technology for social control of its citizens is extensive – but it could affect users elsewhere too, says security analyst Samantha Hoffman

www.theguardian.com
On Oct 26, 2019
@guardiantech shared
Why you should worry if you have a Chinese smartphone https://t.co/au4cNdcSBr
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Why you should worry if you have a Chinese smartphone

China’s use of technology for social control of its citizens is extensive – but it could affect users elsewhere too, says security analyst Samantha Hoffman

YouTuber charged loads of fans $199 for shoddy machine-learning course that copy-pasted other people's GitHub code

On Oct 3, 2019
@math_rachel shared
RT @rajiinio: To all the people scammed by @sirajraval that found themselves out of $199 and still without any idea of what ML is, I suggest @fastdotai. It’s free, it’s a solid start and @jeremyphoward and @math_rachel are amongst the loveliest people I’ve ever met. https://t.co/9RV4tPkA7V
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Oh, and there wasn't a refund policy until folk complained

www.theregister.co.uk
On Oct 3, 2019
@math_rachel shared
RT @rajiinio: To all the people scammed by @sirajraval that found themselves out of $199 and still without any idea of what ML is, I suggest @fastdotai. It’s free, it’s a solid start and @jeremyphoward and @math_rachel are amongst the loveliest people I’ve ever met. https://t.co/9RV4tPkA7V
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World's First University of Artificial Intelligence Opens in 2020

On Oct 24, 2019
@Jaguilam2003 shared
RT @YuHelenYu: The world's first graduate level #AI university opens in September 2020 responding to global business value derived from AI reaching almost $4 trillion by 2022. #education #futureofwork @guzmand @SpirosMargaris @kuriharan @helene_wpli @psb_dc @alvinfoo https://t.co/aFwI87aukn
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Back to school: The world's first graduate university of AI opens its doors in 2020.

interestingengineering.com
On Oct 24, 2019
@Jaguilam2003 shared
RT @YuHelenYu: The world's first graduate level #AI university opens in September 2020 responding to global business value derived from AI reaching almost $4 trillion by 2022. #education #futureofwork @guzmand @SpirosMargaris @kuriharan @helene_wpli @psb_dc @alvinfoo https://t.co/aFwI87aukn
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World's First University of Artificial Intelligence Opens in 2020

Back to school: The world's first graduate university of AI opens its doors in 2020.

Artificial Intelligence: 6 Step Solution Decomposition Process

On Oct 21, 2019
@Jaguilam2003 shared
RT @antgrasso: Success with Artificial Intelligence doesn’t begin with technology, but rather the business, and more specifically the people and processes running the business. #Infographic Link >> https://t.co/eL1ZMlq6Ly @schmarzo @DellEMC via @antgrasso #AI #DigitalStrategy #ML #Innovation https://t.co/gNsiIVKa3X
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Bill Schmarzo, CTO Dell EMC Services asks business leaders to consider understanding and envisioning how artificial intelligence can power a profitable business and drive compelling customer and operational outcomes before deploying the technology.

infocus.dellemc.com
On Oct 21, 2019
@Jaguilam2003 shared
RT @antgrasso: Success with Artificial Intelligence doesn’t begin with technology, but rather the business, and more specifically the people and processes running the business. #Infographic Link >> https://t.co/eL1ZMlq6Ly @schmarzo @DellEMC via @antgrasso #AI #DigitalStrategy #ML #Innovation https://t.co/gNsiIVKa3X
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Artificial Intelligence: 6 Step Solution Decomposition Process

Bill Schmarzo, CTO Dell EMC Services asks business leaders to consider understanding and envisioning how artificial intelligence can power a profitable business and drive compelling ...

10 Ways AI And Machine Learning Are Improving Endpoint Security

On Oct 7, 2019
@Jaguilam2003 shared
RT @asokan_telecom: 10 Ways #AI And #MachineLearning Are Improving Endpoint Security https://t.co/iz2FdeYYcF #ML #Security @LouisColumbus @musiccomposer1 @frronconi @enricomolinari @diioannid @fabriziobustama @Julez_Norton @mvollmer1
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 Gartner predicts $137.4B will be spent on Information Security and Risk Management in 2019, increasing to $175.5B in 2023, reaching a CAGR of 9.1%. Cloud Security, Data Security, and Infrastructure Protection are the fastest-growing areas of security spending through 2023.  69% of ...

On Oct 7, 2019
@Jaguilam2003 shared
RT @asokan_telecom: 10 Ways #AI And #MachineLearning Are Improving Endpoint Security https://t.co/iz2FdeYYcF #ML #Security @LouisColumbus @musiccomposer1 @frronconi @enricomolinari @diioannid @fabriziobustama @Julez_Norton @mvollmer1
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10 Ways AI And Machine Learning Are Improving Endpoint Security

 Gartner predicts $137.4B will be spent on Information Security and Risk Management in 2019, increasing to $175.5B in 2023, reaching a CAGR of 9.1%. Cloud Security, Data Security, and ...

The Pentagon’s AI Ethics Draft Is Actually Pretty Good

On Nov 1, 2019
@davegershgorn shared
"If the Pentagon does wind up using AI in dangerous ways, it won’t be because the Defense Department didn’t have good guidelines, it will be because the Department didn’t follow them." https://t.co/zVdI1R9B75 via @defenseone
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By seeking reliable, governable, traceable technology, the Defense Department could help set global standards for using artificial intelligence.

www.defenseone.com
On Nov 1, 2019
@davegershgorn shared
"If the Pentagon does wind up using AI in dangerous ways, it won’t be because the Defense Department didn’t have good guidelines, it will be because the Department didn’t follow them." https://t.co/zVdI1R9B75 via @defenseone
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The Pentagon’s AI Ethics Draft Is Actually Pretty Good

By seeking reliable, governable, traceable technology, the Defense Department could help set global standards for using artificial intelligence.

Spam Detection in the Physical World

On Oct 16, 2019
@thinkmariya shared
RT @gdb: OpenAI progress with physical robots over the past 2.5 years: - https://t.co/FdTGhIAqbK - https://t.co/gtu1oWC678 - https://t.co/kuewRrM4ya - https://t.co/tPQWFdA0AG - https://t.co/8UnQtNBaBB Pretty exciting to see the progress since our first result of a Spam Detecting robot: https://t.co/ZApO6Popko
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We've created the world's first Spam-detecting AI trained entirely in simulation [https://arxiv.org/abs/1703.06907] and deployed on a physical robot. Our vision system successfully flagging a can of Spam [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spam_(food)] for removal. ...

openai.com
On Oct 16, 2019
@thinkmariya shared
RT @gdb: OpenAI progress with physical robots over the past 2.5 years: - https://t.co/FdTGhIAqbK - https://t.co/gtu1oWC678 - https://t.co/kuewRrM4ya - https://t.co/tPQWFdA0AG - https://t.co/8UnQtNBaBB Pretty exciting to see the progress since our first result of a Spam Detecting robot: https://t.co/ZApO6Popko
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Spam Detection in the Physical World

We've created the world's first Spam-detecting AI trained entirely in simulation [https://arxiv.org/abs/1703.06907] and deployed on a physical robot. Our vision system successfully ...

1 Million Hours of Stratospheric Flight

On Oct 29, 2019
@Theteamatx shared
On #InternationalInternetDay, nearly half of the world's population—billions of people—still lacks internet access. With over 1 million hours of flight time, X graduate Loon hopes to address this gap, helping connect more and more people across the world: https://t.co/IhIFX0Olbo
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Innovations from the Machines Navigating Loon’s Balloons

medium.com
On Oct 29, 2019
@Theteamatx shared
On #InternationalInternetDay, nearly half of the world's population—billions of people—still lacks internet access. With over 1 million hours of flight time, X graduate Loon hopes to address this gap, helping connect more and more people across the world: https://t.co/IhIFX0Olbo
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1 Million Hours of Stratospheric Flight

Innovations from the Machines Navigating Loon’s Balloons

Top Influencers

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Ingeniero Mecànico Msc. en Ingeniería Mecánica con enfasis en Construcción de Turbinas de Gas y de Vapor. Profesor jubilado de la Universidad del Valle.

Follow 2.4k Followers

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co-founder https://t.co/ZvDGNlehRt + professor @usfca_msds | past: Duke math PhD, quant, early Uber eng | now: making neural nets uncool

Follow 26.8k Followers

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Chief Technology & Product Officer @MetamavenAI. Editor @TOPBOTS. #AI #ML @Forbes writer, speaker, author @AppliedAIBook, maker of lovable #UX & crappy #bots

Follow 27.2k Followers

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Policy Analyst at OpenAI. Formerly: AI Policy Research Fellow, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford. Views my own.

Follow 14.0k Followers

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Freelance journalist writing for the likes of @ft @wired and @forbes. Working on book #1. News tips: [email protected]

Follow 8.1k Followers

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reporter @qz, focused on artificial intelligence

Follow 10.2k Followers

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X is a moonshot factory. Our goal is to invent and launch breakthrough technologies that have the potential to solve the world's biggest problems.

Follow 14.6k Followers

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News and comment from the @Guardian's technology team

Follow 2.5M Followers

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OpenAI is a non-profit AI research company, discovering and enacting the path to safe artificial general intelligence. We're hiring: https://t.co/XxM7UoAwz9

Follow 285.6k Followers

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Founded in 2010. Building Artificial General Intelligence. The creators of #AlphaGo and Atari DQN

Follow 173.9k Followers

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Researching the social implications of AI. Co-founder @AINowInstitute at NYU | Principal Researcher MSR-NYC | Distinguished Research Professor NYU |

Follow 40.8k Followers

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Interdisciplinary university research institute examining the social implications of artificial intelligence, ML, and related technologies. @NYUniversity

Follow 13.0k Followers

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🤓👾🐶 Venture Partner @PointNineCap. Scientist, photographer, perpetual foodie. ⛩ AI communities https://t.co/KzYZd3MTbf @LDN_AI 📖 AI Report https://t.co/HuEP4tzRzW

Follow 21.6k Followers

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Connect to your customers in a whole new way. Stay up-to-date on news, announcements, and innovation.

Follow 434.3k Followers

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Machine Learnist. Asst Prof—@carnegiemellon (2018), PhD—UCSD, Editor—https://t.co/QDAZ7VNZr9, Scientist—@awscloud, Music—around

Follow 9.2k Followers

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Writer and game designer. @GeorgiaTech Professor, @TheAtlantic Contributing Editor, @objectsobjects co-editor. Read "Play Anything": https://t.co/gu9vvchIOv

Follow 100.0k Followers

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Senior staff reporter at Gizmodo, chair of board at IEET, futurist, bioethicist, animal rights advocate, history buff, secular Buddhist, music freak.

Follow 9.4k Followers

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@openai & @indexingai Newsletter: https://t.co/03WBZSxSsW Past: @business World's Only Neural Net Reporter. @theregister Distributed Systems Reporter.

Follow 29.2k Followers

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E.D., IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous & Intelligent Systems and E.D., Council on Extended Intelligence. Tweets are my own.

Follow 11.4k Followers

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Original news, reviews, analysis of tech trends, and expert advice on the most fundamental aspects of tech.

Follow 1.2M Followers