Why Western Tech Startups Shouldn’t Copy Chinese Tech

Facebook looked at WeChat in China and how that company was succeeding so brilliantly in mobile with bots, AI and eCommerce. So they set out to copy them and bring all those juicy tidbits into Messenger. It never really took off. Others in the West have tried. They haven’t really taken off either. There’s one … More Why Western Tech Startups Shouldn’t Copy Chinese Tech

The Dismal Economics of Artificial Intelligence

Perhaps the single biggest reason Artificial Intelligence won’t reach the ominous scale of the Terminator or the romantic, dulcet tones of Samantha in Her or the childlike wonder of Spielbergs AI is economics. Although AI has made some truly astounding advances, I take a look at the more dismal side…because sometimes we have to. – … More The Dismal Economics of Artificial Intelligence