Artificial Intelligence News Essentials

Monthly report: December 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 312 influencers like Bob Carver ✭ and Nige Willson, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #artificialintelligence and #deeplearning.
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AI modelling tool developed by Oxford academics incorporated into Amazon anti-bias software

On Dec 14, 2020
@oiioxford shared
Fantastic news that an AI modelling tool developed by @SandraWachter @b_mittelstadt and @c_russl @oiioxford has been incorporated into @amazon @q_amazonwebserv anti-bias software to help better detect discrimination in #AI and machine learning systems https://t.co/MjJr6E3GwI https://t.co/V2nwHSgLUQ
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A multidisciplinary research and teaching department of the University of Oxford, dedicated to the social science of the Internet

www.oii.ox.ac.uk
On Dec 14, 2020
@oiioxford shared
Fantastic news that an AI modelling tool developed by @SandraWachter @b_mittelstadt and @c_russl @oiioxford has been incorporated into @amazon @q_amazonwebserv anti-bias software to help better detect discrimination in #AI and machine learning systems https://t.co/MjJr6E3GwI https://t.co/V2nwHSgLUQ
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AI modelling tool developed by Oxford academics incorporated into Amazon anti-bias software

AI modelling tool developed by Oxford academics incorporated into Amazon anti-bias software

A multidisciplinary research and teaching department of the University of Oxford, dedicated to the social science of the Internet

Book launch: Italian Philosophy of Technology. Socio-Cultural, Legal, Scientific and Aesthetic Perspectives on Technology.

On Dec 15, 2020
@Floridi shared
RT @iiclondra: 📚Book launch: Italian Philosophy of Technology. Socio-Cultural, Legal, Scientific and Aesthetic Perspectives on Technology. 16th December, 6pm GMT, online. With Simona Chiodo, Viola Schiaffonati, Luciano Floridi and Maurizio Ferraris. Info and 🆓🎟️: https://t.co/fzRw2Lo0A3 https://t.co/9pbqPWrmyF
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Book launch: Italian Philosophy of Technology. Socio-Cultural, Legal, Scientific and Aesthetic Perspectives on Technology.

iiclondra.esteri.it
On Dec 15, 2020
@Floridi shared
RT @iiclondra: 📚Book launch: Italian Philosophy of Technology. Socio-Cultural, Legal, Scientific and Aesthetic Perspectives on Technology. 16th December, 6pm GMT, online. With Simona Chiodo, Viola Schiaffonati, Luciano Floridi and Maurizio Ferraris. Info and 🆓🎟️: https://t.co/fzRw2Lo0A3 https://t.co/9pbqPWrmyF
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Book launch: Italian Philosophy of Technology. Socio-Cultural, Legal, Scientific and Aesthetic Perspectives on Technology.

Book launch: Italian Philosophy of Technology. Socio-Cultural, Legal, Scientific and Aesthetic Perspectives on Technology.

Book launch: Italian Philosophy of Technology. Socio-Cultural, Legal, Scientific and Aesthetic Perspectives on Technology.

To the brain, reading computer code is not the same as reading language

On Dec 16, 2020
@mariuskarma shared
RT @colochef: To the brain, reading computer code is not the same as reading language https://t.co/c8eD4yNf1h
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MIT neuroscientists have found reading computer code does not rely on the regions of the brain involved in language processing. Instead, it activates the “multiple demand network,” which is also recruited for complex cognitive tasks such as solving math problems or crossword puzzles.

news.mit.edu
On Dec 16, 2020
@mariuskarma shared
RT @colochef: To the brain, reading computer code is not the same as reading language https://t.co/c8eD4yNf1h
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To the brain, reading computer code is not the same as reading language

To the brain, reading computer code is not the same as reading language

MIT neuroscientists have found reading computer code does not rely on the regions of the brain involved in language processing. Instead, it activates the “multiple demand network,” which is ...

New IBM Research Means We Could Soon Train Neural Networks on a Smartphone

On Dec 29, 2020
@ChuckDBrooks shared
https://t.co/6qZ4tCDzFI
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It could be a major boon for an industry that is pumping out most of its headline-grabbing feats by building ever-larger and more power-hungry models.

singularityhub.com
On Dec 29, 2020
@ChuckDBrooks shared
https://t.co/6qZ4tCDzFI
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New IBM Research Means We Could Soon Train Neural Networks on a Smartphone

New IBM Research Means We Could Soon Train Neural Networks on a Smartphone

It could be a major boon for an industry that is pumping out most of its headline-grabbing feats by building ever-larger and more power-hungry models.

How hackers can use AI to hide their malware and target you

On Dec 24, 2020
@cybersecboardrm shared
RT @cybersecboardrm: How hackers can use AI to hide their malware and target you https://t.co/U56OkuOmzJ… #CyberSecurity #cybercrime #hackers #infosec #AI #malware
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Hackers can use the same technology powering your appliances to create smart AI-powered malware can identify and prey upon its target.

dailydot.com
On Dec 24, 2020
@cybersecboardrm shared
RT @cybersecboardrm: How hackers can use AI to hide their malware and target you https://t.co/U56OkuOmzJ… #CyberSecurity #cybercrime #hackers #infosec #AI #malware
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How hackers can use AI to hide their malware and target you

How hackers can use AI to hide their malware and target you

Hackers can use the same technology powering your appliances to create smart AI-powered malware can identify and prey upon its target.

The Widening Security Holes in Our ‘Datasphere’

On Dec 12, 2020
@kaynemcgladrey shared
#infosec #cybersecurity #statistics https://t.co/zSRT7Bnesp https://t.co/Mm9jbfOAb9
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Cybercrime is predicted to cost the world $10.5 trillion annually by 2025. That would represent the greatest transfer of economic wealth in history, writes a computer security expert.

thecrimereport.org
On Dec 12, 2020
@kaynemcgladrey shared
#infosec #cybersecurity #statistics https://t.co/zSRT7Bnesp https://t.co/Mm9jbfOAb9
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The Widening Security Holes in Our ‘Datasphere’

The Widening Security Holes in Our ‘Datasphere’

Cybercrime is predicted to cost the world $10.5 trillion annually by 2025. That would represent the greatest transfer of economic wealth in history, writes a computer security expert.

Insights for AI from the Human Mind

On Dec 28, 2020
@dmonett shared
RT @GaryMarcus: if you enjoyed #AIDebate2, you might also enjoy Insights for AI from the Human Mind By Gary Marcus & Ernest Davis adapted from https://t.co/C6XodPts1W, just out @CACMmag https://t.co/BgSNBxajWO
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How the cognitive sciences can inform the quest to build systems with the flexibility of the human mind.

cacm.acm.org
On Dec 28, 2020
@dmonett shared
RT @GaryMarcus: if you enjoyed #AIDebate2, you might also enjoy Insights for AI from the Human Mind By Gary Marcus & Ernest Davis adapted from https://t.co/C6XodPts1W, just out @CACMmag https://t.co/BgSNBxajWO
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Insights for AI from the Human Mind

Insights for AI from the Human Mind

How the cognitive sciences can inform the quest to build systems with the flexibility of the human mind.

Zero-Hour Phishing Attack on Google’s App Engine Targeting Office 365 Users Pushes Holiday Spike Above 100%

On Dec 26, 2020
@terranova_isa shared
" A #phishing attack could very well be a guaranteed way to #breach an organization regardless of how sophisticated its #cyberdefenses are thanks to the human element involved." Via @securityblvd That's why you need #securityawarenesstraining. https://t.co/ZtmZIYA8R8
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As we write this post, SlashNext Threat Labs is witnessing an active attack on Google’s App Engine service via Appspot.com designed to steal Office 365 user credentials. The subpages are indistinguishable from an authentic log in, and because the phish is hosted on Google Cloud Platform, ...

securityboulevard.com
On Dec 26, 2020
@terranova_isa shared
" A #phishing attack could very well be a guaranteed way to #breach an organization regardless of how sophisticated its #cyberdefenses are thanks to the human element involved." Via @securityblvd That's why you need #securityawarenesstraining. https://t.co/ZtmZIYA8R8
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Zero-Hour Phishing Attack on Google’s App Engine Targeting Office 365 Users Pushes Holiday Spike Above 100%

Zero-Hour Phishing Attack on Google’s App Engine Targeting Office 365 Users Pushes Holiday Spike Above 100%

As we write this post, SlashNext Threat Labs is witnessing an active attack on Google’s App Engine service via Appspot.com designed to steal Office 365 user credentials. The subpages are ...

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speaker, influencer & advisor on #artificialintelligence, #machinelearning #aiethics & #innovation, co-founder @WeandAI founder https://t.co/M4E20oAWJ1

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Thought Leadership: #cybersecurity, #emergingtech, #IoT, #AI FORBES Contributor, Georgetown U Professor, Named A Top Tech Person To Follow On LinkedIn.

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CEO and Founder of https://t.co/T6yexMZIiP. Author, with Ernie Davis of https://t.co/MW2A5UVQJJ. Professor Emeritus at NYU.

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Inspiring readers to think beyond traditional boundaries & create the future of business. Subscribe to our daily newsletter: https://t.co/0Xu5j8VNv3

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Studying big tech, power & AI + organizing w/tech workers. Faculty Director @ainowinstitute + Minderoo Research Prof NYU. @signalapp Board. Ex-Google. She/her

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The Oxford Internet Institute (OII) is a multidisciplinary research and teaching dept at University of Oxford, dedicated to the social science of the Internet.

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Oxford philosopher: digital ethics phil. of information, phil. of technology https://t.co/d3uWqdsmLk

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MIT's largest research lab, the Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab. https://t.co/CrZEGp7nEd #AI #ml #bigdata #iot #datascience #nlp #coding

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Our global community empowers leaders to leverage exponential technologies to solve global grand challenges. For tech news: @SingularityHub

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#Marketing @PwC, Advisor @ProofAnalytics, @TEDx, Digital Technologist, Marketing Maven (B2B & B2C), Web Analytics User, Tech Geek & Dog Lover. Opinions mine.

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CISSP / #Cybersecurity Expert / Spokesperson / Published in @ReadersDigest, @USAToday, @FastCompany, @DarkReading, @CSHubUSA, @IDGTechTalk, @ZDnet, @IEEEOrg

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Founder of Cybersecurity Ventures, Editor-in-Chief at Cybercrime Magazine, Executive Producer at Cybercrime Radio. Researcher, Publisher, Journalist, Author.

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Prof Dr Computer Science. Artificial Intelligence #AI, Software Eng., AI Ethics, Digital Edu Ethics. Understanding #intelligence, https://t.co/228CRHyyti. Runner/books

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Global leader in cyber security awareness, with 1000+ successful phishing/GDPR/security awareness programs to reduce breaches and protect from data loss.

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Chief Strategy Officer @Extractable #Fintech #Payments #InsurTech #DigitalMarketing #Innovation | @HofstraU #BSME @AdelphiU #MBA Views my own! 🇨🇴🇪🇸🇮🇱🇺🇸

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