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  • The First Evidence That Drugs Could Turn Back the Clock on Our Biological Age
    by Shelly Fan on 17 Settembre 2019 at 14:00

    After decades of research, here it is: the first promising evidence in humans, albeit imperfect and early, that a cocktail of three drugs is enough to reverse the epigenetic clock—a measure of someone’s biological age and health. The results came as a surprise to even the research team, who originally designed the trial for something

  • MIT Future of Work Report: We Shouldn’t Worry About Quantity of Jobs, But Quality
    by Edd Gent on 16 Settembre 2019 at 14:00

    Robots aren’t going to take everyone’s jobs, but technology has already reshaped the world of work in ways that are creating clear winners and losers. And it will continue to do so without intervention, says the first report of MIT’s Task Force on the Work of the Future. The supergroup of MIT academics was set

  • Top Takeaways from Exponential Families at the 2019 Global Summit
    by Chipp Norcross on 16 Settembre 2019 at 13:00

    Hello from SU HQ, where our team has been busy reflecting on a very successful Exponential Families program held in conjunction with our Global Summit. As always, I like to share the top takeaways that our classes have identified with the broader SU community. I think it is a vital way to keep our alumni… The post Top Takeaways from Exponential Families at the 2019 Global Summit appeared first on Singularity University.

  • Power, Speed, and Peril: Welcome to the World of Algorithms
    by Charles Warnock on 16 Settembre 2019 at 13:00

    “Those who master the game of algorithms are winning the game of business by an absolute landslide.” Salim Ismail Pop quiz! Q: Algorithms are:  A step-by-step method for solving problems or completing tasks The key to extraordinary business success and profits A potential threat to our careers, economy, and democracy Reflections of our own biases… The post Power, Speed, and Peril: Welcome to the World of Algorithms appeared first on Singularity University.

  • Between Science&Society – Scienza e società verso il 2030
    by IIF on 15 Settembre 2019 at 20:05

    Il 2030 è l’orizzonte degli Obiettivi di Sviluppo Sostenibile delle Nazioni Unite, l’ambizioso programma per affrontare e risolvere le grandi sfide dell’umanità attraverso una combinazione di innovazione tecno-scientifica e nuove politiche sociali. Anche l’Unione europea, nel suo report “Global Trends to 2030: Can the EU meet the challenges ahead”, identifica una serie di sfide-chiave (innovazione tecnologica, cambiamento

  • Will AI Be Fashion Forward—or a Fashion Flop?
    by Peter Rejcek on 15 Settembre 2019 at 14:00

    The narrative that often accompanies most stories about artificial intelligence these days is how machines will disrupt any number of industries, from healthcare to transportation. It makes sense. After all, technology already drives many of the innovations in these sectors of the economy. But sneakers and the red carpet? The definitively low-tech fashion industry would

  • Il rapporto del Millennium Project su lavoro e tecnologia al 2050
    by Roberto Paura on 14 Settembre 2019 at 15:34

    Il Millennium Project ha appena pubblicato Work/Tech 2050: Scenarios and Actions, uno studio internazionale di lungo periodo che include 3 scenari dettagliati al 2050 e valutazioni di 93 azioni. Le azioni sono il risultato di 30 workshop nazionali in 29 paesi, che hanno identificato strategie per indirizzare le questioni emerse negli scenari. Le azioni sono

  • This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through September 14)
    by Singularity Hub Staff on 14 Settembre 2019 at 14:00

    BIOTECH Meet the ‘Artificial Embryos’ Being Called Uncanny and Spectacular Antonio Regalado | MIT Technology Review “…scientists believe that it might not be long before they can synthesize embryos in the lab that are almost indistinguishable from naturally created ones. Already, research on artificial mouse embryos has progressed to the point where scientists are transferring

  • The tremendous power of technology and platform companies… some relevant stats, and food for thought
    by Gerd Leonhard on 14 Settembre 2019 at 12:06
  • The skills of tomorrow: Humanity on-top of technology
    by Gerd Leonhard on 14 Settembre 2019 at 08:34