Category: Current Affairs

In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.

Bradd C. Hayes is the active editor of this blog.


RIP Marvin Minsky (1927-2016)

As world leaders and thinkers meet in Davos, Switzerland, to discuss how the Fourth Industrial Revolution is going to affect society, the world learned of the passing of Marvin Lee Minsky (9

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Trends 2016: Cyber Security

Cyber security is a concern that will continue to plague governments, businesses, and individuals in the years ahead. As our world becomes more connected (and as we rely more heavily on those

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Smart Cities and Driverless Vehicles

We’ve all heard the question, “Which came first the chicken or the egg?” A similar conundrum could be brewing in the transportation arena. Which comes first smart cities or driverless vehicles? According

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Smart Cities Begin with Connectivity

“Federal and local governments around the world are expected to spend $475.5 bn technology products and services by 2019,” reports Kevin Chen, Vice President of Analytics and Chief Scientist for Experian’s North

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