• “When You Talk to People About Fairness, the Conversation Immediately Becomes Political”
    Michael Kearns and Aaron Roth
    “When You Talk to People About Fairness, the Conversation Immediately Becomes Political”

    Computer scientists Michael Kearns and Aaron Roth research how computer programs can affect our lives. Even when written without malice, algorithms have the potential to treat people unfairly or violate their privacy. How do you…

  • All About AI – Part I: What is AI, Anyway?
    All About AI – Part I: What is AI, Anyway?

    There’s a lot of talk about artificial intelligence these days, but what is AI exactly? Does a spellchecker qualify as AI? What about your voice assistant? Or the chess computer that can easily beat any…

  • “What Is Keeping CEOs Awake at Night?”
    Photo by Darius Bashar on Unsplash
    “What Is Keeping CEOs Awake at Night?”

    There are about a thousand click-bait articles out there with this title – but only one library of compressed knowledge that has enough answers at hand to call those nightmares “a thing of the past”…

  • “How Do I Use Data to Make Better Decisions?”
    “How Do I Use Data to Make Better Decisions?”

    Well, depends on the area of application within your company. Some advice (and a warning) for marketing, HR, management and the boardroom.

  • “Access to Much Greater Intelligence Will Be a Step-Change in Our Civilization”
    Stuart Russell by Mehdi Chebil/Polaris/laif
    “Access to Much Greater Intelligence Will Be a Step-Change in Our Civilization”

    Leading computer scientist Stuart Russell on the major breakthroughs towards the first human-level AI, its foreseeable economic and social effects – and the risks of massive pullbacks on the way.