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Technology and its discontents

Technology and its discontents The role of technology is under attack Today a “techlash” is under way. It comes in many forms, but two stand out. First, a belief that web titans such as Facebook, Amazon and Google have grown too dominant; and, second, a view that AI and algorithms are not transparent or accountable. Both…

Is OTT TV’s Death Knell?

 Is OTT TV’s Death Knell? By Philip Hunter, Broadcast Bridge   Television pundits have been claiming the death knell for television has been ringing for years. Yet, new research from Vimeo indicates that the future of video is already here and that OTT (over-the-top) streaming video is how video content is now shared, viewed by…

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How AI Can Stop Cybercrime

How AI Can Stop Cybercrime Most security breaches are caused by human error. Luckily, there’s an algorithm for that.   The past few years have exposed a staggering amount of personal and financial consumer information while damaging the reputations of major brands. The economic losses are significant. The average cost of a corporate breach was…

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The Benefits of Using Broadcast RF IP Probes

  By Ned Soseman, The Broadcast Bridge A broadcast IP probe alarm can be a chief engineer’s best friend. A probe can notify a chief engineer, master control or transmitter engineer of issues, ranging from small changes to catastrophic events, perhaps even before viewers notice. The goal is to monitor and respond to atypical states…

How Well Don’t You Know Your Market?

Mind the gap You may have heard of the Dunning-Kruger curve. If you haven’t, then you’ve perhaps heard Donald Rumsfeld’s somewhat mystifying attempt to express a similar sentiment:  There are known knowns. There are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we now know…

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UK Universities to debut 5G robot football player

UK Universities to debut 5G robot football player at Mobile World Congress Such technology will allow experts, such as surgeons and musicians, to share in real-time their physical expertise with a global audience IANS  |  London  Last Updated at February 27, 2018 08:35 IST Photo: Shutterstock The University of Bristol announced on Monday that it…