How to disappear from the Internet
And other Items of Interest
Folks, a few things for your Friday.
“On this week’s episode of the TechRepublic podcast, Frank Ahern reveals the secrets of skip tracing and social engineering. Frank also explains how to disappear completely and never be found.” Cick here.
“She was supposed to come off as a normal teenage girl. But less than a day after her debut on Twitter, Microsoft’s chatbot—an AI system called “Tay.ai”—unexpectedly turned into a Hitler-loving, feminist-bashing troll. So what went wrong? TechRepublic turns to the AI experts for insight into what happened and how we can learn from it..” Read more..
[ “AI” is “Artificial Intelligence” ] [ And the whole idea of AI gives me the creeps.. Remember Hal in Space Odyssey? ]
“A study by advisory firm Leading Edge Forum titled Embracing ‘the Matrix’ and the Machine Intelligence Era, suggests that the combination of cloud computing and artificial and machine intelligence (MI) “will increasingly be able to perform just about everything that companies and individuals do, and many things that we cannot“.” Read more..
[ .. a good thing? Replaced by a machine a “good thing”?? ]
“The luxury tech market is full of gadgets that you did not even know you wanted … until now” VIEW THE GALLERY
… well, I think that’s enough for now. It’s Good Friday. Be well.
Today’s quote: “My message, especially to young people is to have courage to think differently, courage to invent, to travel the unexplored path, courage to discover the impossible and to conquer the problems and succeed. These are great qualities that they must work towards. This is my message to the young people.” ~ A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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March 25, 2016 - Posted by techpaul | cloud computing, computers, gadgets, how to, Internet, Microsoft, News, tech | ai, artificial intelligence, how to, How to disappear from the Internet, luxury gadgets, never be found, skip tracing, social engineering
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