Expert Analysis

Data Economy 101: “Data > Oil”

“Data is a precious thing and will last longer than the systems themselves.” Tim Berners-Lee Inventor of the World Wide Web. Understanding Data Economy Data economy is a brand-new term that we have started to hear about very recently. Basically, data economy is a new type of economy which is based on data, data technologies, products and services. (European Commission, 2017) In today’s…
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Exponential Growth

Regulating Disruptive Technologies

New technological developments not only disrupt traditional economic and social status quo, but they also require a new order to be established and comprehensive set of regulations to be designed. As we watch technologies emerge, develop and disrupt with the speed of…
Expert Analysis

The Rise of AI: Human Dignity in the Age of Data

In April 2018, the EU Member States signed a declaration of cooperation on Artificial Intelligence, which includes the formation of a High-Level Expert Group on AI (AI HLEG) that consists of 52 experts who have been selected by the Commission will draft AI ethics…
21. Century Zeitgeist

Manipulation of Viewpoint

Our interpretation of history as well as our time, as it unfolds, are influenced by what we see, watch and read. How authentic, reconstructred or falsified they are? How are we influenced about how images conveyed messages? Do you recall the photograph in the title, which became famous for being altered to convey misleading information and manipulation of viewpoint and is well-known for this…
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Exponential Growth

Setting the AI Code of Conduct for Turkey

Everyone Is Talking About AI — But Do They Mean the Same Thing? Artificial Intelligence (AI) refers to machines that perform cognitive tasks like thinking, perceiving, learning, problem solving and decision making. AI is a general-purpose technology with applications in many different fields, and probably like electricity –another general-purpose technology– will have a transformative impact…
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Exponential Growth

AI for Human Development

“This article was written by MICHAEL CHUI , MARTIN HARRYSSON and originally published on project-syndicate.org , on 03/01/2018.” Technologies powered by artificial intelligence are being applied to some of the world’s most challenging human-development issues. But…