Demise of the Fourth Estate

Trusted journalism is floundering. A free society requires a free press. Democracies need independent, fact-based journalism to provide a lens for a diverse range of people, and to keep members of a society informed. With many news options on the Internet and a plethora of handy devices we now have information at our fingertips with … Continue reading Demise of the Fourth Estate

Artificial Intelligence on The Web

Intelligence is a word that has two meanings. We hear about it a lot these days in the news media: "intell", meaning (military) information. Somewhat of a misnomer, I would say. Information is a collection of facts / data, but does that make it intelligent? We hear about "fake news". The intelligence we are talking … Continue reading Artificial Intelligence on The Web