Techerous

My name is Bill, I am a recent graduate in Information Sciences and Technology from Penn State University and this is a place for me to post or give my 2 cents on the fascinating world of technology. I am now working for a pretty big technology related company whose name I will leave out just to avoid any possible complications, however far-fetched them happening may be. Music gets included from time to time as well.

September 16, 2014 8:14 pm
IBM Brings Power of Watson to Your Business

techheat:

Watson Analytics is part of a $1 million IBM initiative to offer the supercomputer’s service to …

Via PCMAG

Natural language processing is definitely the future, though the assumption that most data comes per-structured seems flawed to me.  Then again maybe that’s where the “line-work” of the information age comes in, business leaders may have the benefit of getting immediate answers but they will still need the workers to create the structure for them.

September 6, 2014 9:59 am September 4, 2014 11:58 pm 9:15 pm September 2, 2014 11:24 pm 10:59 pm September 1, 2014 10:57 pm
Naked celebrity hack: security experts focus on iCloud backup theory
August 25, 2014 9:01 pm August 15, 2014 6:38 pm August 13, 2014 12:44 am

I believe a lot of the hardships we face today, and I’m sure I’m far from the first to think this, boils down to one simple fact; we live in a time where information and intellectual property are the most important resources and yet have the least economic value.