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Artificial Intelligence Future: Humankind Must Adapt

Humankind Must Adapt As Artificial Intelligence Is Changing the World: Change is here Artificial Intelligence Future Hawking and his colleagues understand, however, that the AI genie has already been released from the bottle and there is no way to get it back in. After noting Hawking’s concerns, Ron Neale comments, “Such a warning about the … Read more

Artificial intelligence bomb: AI set to replace all Financial Advisers

Editor: Vlad Rothstein | Tactical Investor The Coming Artificial intelligence bomb Investment professionals should start worrying for machines will replace many of them. As it stands most fund managers are nothing but glorified monkeys with darts.  To add insult to injury, monkeys with darts outperform most fund managers. AI is a disruptive technology and it … Read more

Amazon’s Alexa Is KILLING It’s Competitors In Smart Home Industry

Editor: Philip Ragner | Tactical Investor Amazon’s Alexa Is KILLING It’s Competitors Sitting atop CNET’s list for the best smart home devices for 2016 was Amazon’s Echo, edging out competitors like Nest, Phillips, and other top producers. Alexa even took home the top-spot at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, leading major tech website Wired to run the headline: “Alexa Just … Read more

20 helpful Amazon Echo voice commands for you to try

Editor: Neil Idler | Tactical Investor   Other areas of Interest How to build wealth in 6 steps  (March 28) Religion is a dangerous tool that is used against the masses with deadly precision Video (March 24) The difference between great and mediocre comes down to freedom (March 24) Fake News is only Real News for Stupid People  … Read more

Amazon Wants Alexa And Echos To Recognize Your Voice

Editor: Johnathan Meyers | Tactical Investor Alexa Amazon; Amazon wants Alexa to completely recognise your voice In October, Google announced a new feature on the Google Home platform: The ability to recognize individual users’ voices, meaning that when you ask Google to play music on Spotify, you no longer have to endure your partner’s Britney Spears playlist — … Read more

Alexa software could generate $10B a year for Amazon-analysts project

Editor: Vlad Rothstein | Tactical Investor Random Thoughts Who cares? To which most will respond what, how can you say that? To which the observer will respond, remember the point is to polarise the crowd. The objective here is not to provide real revelations to the masses but to agitate them. When the crowd is … Read more

Huawei adds Amazon Alexa to flagship phone

Editor: Vladimir Bajic | Tactical Investor Random Musings The most pessimistic explanation as to why humans seem to be becoming less intelligent is that we have effectively reached our intellectual peak. Between the 1930s and 1980s, the average IQ score in the US rose by three points and in post-war Japan and Denmark, test scores also … Read more

Echo dot vs Google Home; Smart Speaker sales are booming

Editor: Vladimir Bajic | Tactical Investor 22 Million Amazon Echo Sales in 2017, 66 Million US Households 2022 A new Forrester smart speaker forecast predicts 66.3 million US households will have a device by 2022. The report also estimates that 26.7 million households will own smart home devices other than smart speakers. The numbers suggest a US household … Read more

Amazon’s Virtual Aide Alexa better than rivals

Editor: Vlad Rothstein | Tactical Investor Amazon’s Virtual Aide Alexa better than rivals Both Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant have developed into excellent voice assistants. They have duelling sets of features: Alexa supports multiple wake words, for instance, while Google lets you upload your own music to its cloud. Alexa is more configurable if you’re … Read more

WikiLeaks Vault 7 Releases CIA Documents Showing How Agency Obscures Hacking Origins

  John McAfee views on WikiLeaks Vault 7 Releases   WikiLeaks Vault 7 proves CIA equates to Crooks In Action  Today, September 7th 2017, WikiLeaks publishes four secret documents from the Protego project of the CIA, along with 37 related documents (proprietary hardware/software manuals from Microchip Technology Inc.). The project was maintained between 2014 and 2015. … Read more