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Advice -  Chat platforms are quickly becoming the new social media, creating meteoric growth for platforms such as Slack. More than 3 million users from companies including NASA, eBay, and Inc. already use Slack, which has been working to...
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#NYCTech - Old met new at Huge inc. recently in Dumbo as millennials and creative professional came face to face with technology that could on day do their job. The panel entitled The Future of Curation; Artificial Intelligence and Creativity...
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#NYCTech - The age of robots replacing the workforce has been much talked about, yet robot-fueled technologies are already here.  How can these nascent technologies be integrated with our existing workforce? Enter RapidRPA, the company...
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#NYCTech - Maybe you recognize this title. Because if you're spending time on planet Earth lately you will have noticed something. The internet is constantly asking us if we are still human. Because we are no longer alone. Robots are now...
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#NYCTech - A long-long time ago, there emerged the first mobile app… And humans from all over the world flocked to see it. Wow! - They exclaimed, looking at this innovative miracle. They could not believe how much fun the app was and...
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AI - In honor of my lunch this afternoon, I wanted to share a snapshot of the sushi chef (see video below). While these parlor trick robots do make tasty rice patties, they remind us of how early we are in the cycle of robotics....
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AI -  Over the last few months, the usual debate around unicorns and bubbles seems to have been put on hold a bit, as fears of a major crash have thankfully not materialized, at least for now.Instead another discussion has emerged, one...
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AI -  Some great minds, including Elon Musk, are clearly worried about Artificial Intelligence (AI). With the recent innovations like Google’s self-driving car, the Hong Kong metro automating its own maintenance and computers that are...
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AI - We all use robots, or robot-made products on a daily basis. Throughout recent history robots have replaced humans, eliminating the drudgeries of tedious, repetitive jobs and achieving new heights. It began in factories with menial...
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AI - “If your starting point is unknown...there may be coherence, but knowledge is completely out of the question.” – Plato Looking at the current state of virtual reality (VR) headsets, it is easy to see them simply as monitors...
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#NYCTech - When the only option you have is to talk with a chatbot, you cringe when you have to engage with that awful robot that embarrassingly pretends to be human. While you’d love to be chatting with a human, resources are thin and we...
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#NYCTech -  The fact that at any given moment there are scores of job seekers looking and so many companies looking to fill positions is testament to the fact that we have not completely figured out the perfect hiring paradigm. So instead of...
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AI - This past Monday, I accompanied my 18-year-old daughter to her road test. While there, I began reflecting on the amount of emphasis we put on developing good judgement. It struck me that, as we transition into an autonomous driving...
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#NYCTech -  We have done an incredible job at making the internet accessible, easy to use, and fast. Since these basic functions have been met, the next step is to integrate a more aesthetically pleasing web design. B12 is paving the way for...
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Advice -  Things have been really heating up since we saw the first wave of “conversational UI” companies in early 2015, and now there isn’t a week that goes by where we aren’t pitched a new chatbot app. While plenty has been written...
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AI - Landing back in New York from SXSW, I kept hearing Rodney Brooks in my head tell a vividly anxious crowd to calm down as the robotic Judgement Day is way off (maybe by 50 years). While agreeing that media-driven tech hysteria is...