Can We Safeguard Our Identities in an Increasingly Automated Web?

As of February 2023, 850 million people globally don’t have an ID: no birth certificate, national ID–a legal identification that enables access to basic services like setting up bank accounts, getting a job–a system we’ve taken for granted in the West. Solving the identity problem becomes more pronounced as societies become increasingly digital. This will… Continue reading Can We Safeguard Our Identities in an Increasingly Automated Web?

Is the Engineer Dead?

Will new emerging technologies assist engineers in enhancing their capabilities or will their jobs simply be done for them? At Collision, 2023, Hessie Jones met with Maxim Fateev, CEO of Temporal and Anand Kulkarni, CEO of Crowdbotics. Both organizations are making it increasingly easier for engineers in light of the advances in Generative AI. One… Continue reading Is the Engineer Dead?

Where are the Women in AI?

Theodora Lau recently wrote a Linkedin post called “Where are the Women?” This was a timely post that responded to the slap in the face to many women, who have made incredible strides to affect substantive change in AI, who saw the NYT article that snubbed the work of prominent women like Fei Fei Li,… Continue reading Where are the Women in AI?

The Rise and Fall… and RISE Of Sam Altman Has GRAVE Implications For AI Research

From the sidelines, reading the media reports on the weekend of November 17 it was a series of irrepressible events that unfolded that weekend and the coming days. It was considered a tumultuous weekend, a series of uncontrolled outcomes, each with its own significance to the fallout of OpenAI and its employees. While the world… Continue reading The Rise and Fall… and RISE Of Sam Altman Has GRAVE Implications For AI Research

Leadership for Startup Founders Post-Pandemic

We are currently living in a time of greater uncertainty. The Pandemic has created an environment that caused us to abandon the safety of what we once knew to be the tried and true, the way things have always been done and to trust in our instincts to create an environment that was safe, productive,… Continue reading Leadership for Startup Founders Post-Pandemic

Turing Wants to Unleash Human Potential through AI-Powered Tech Services

In 2020, when the Pandemic mandated the move to remote work, Turing raised $32million in Series B funding to define a future where companies could push a button to spin up their engineering team instantly. In 2021, Fast Company listed Turing as one of the most innovative workplace companies. In great company with the likes… Continue reading Turing Wants to Unleash Human Potential through AI-Powered Tech Services

Mastering Marketing ROI: How to Escape the Budget Black Hole

Marketing ROI continues to be a budget black hole. The advent of digital has created mechanisms for marketing accountability. Before digital, it was difficult to validate the halo effect from television impressions or magazine or print reach. With the rise of digital came services within AdTech, the growth of SEO, SEM, attribution software. now more… Continue reading Mastering Marketing ROI: How to Escape the Budget Black Hole

Deconstructing Investment Myths for Early Stage Founders

What investors want is not always aligned with what founders expect in how they appeal to investors. The gap between what investors expect and what founders believe when it comes to funding is often attributed to different goals and perspectives. Investors are primarily focused on maximizing return on their investments and managing risks while founders… Continue reading Deconstructing Investment Myths for Early Stage Founders

Has AI Robotics Revolution Met Its ChatGPT Moment? A Chat with Covariant CEO

2023 is a year that has been marked by technological leaps. It is not surprising to see the confluence of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics which promises to reshape industries and redefine labor. Today there are about 3,000,000 industrial robots around the globe, with roughly 400,000 new robots entering the market every year. And the… Continue reading Has AI Robotics Revolution Met Its ChatGPT Moment? A Chat with Covariant CEO

Inside Superhuman’s Quest for Email Perfection

The inspiration behind Superhuman struck CEO, Rahul Vohra during an Uber ride, an experience that reshaped his perspective on productivity, giving users the gift of time. As the CEO of Superhuman, Rahul Vohra has dedicated himself to solving one of the most pressing challenges of our digital age – email overload. I met with Rahul… Continue reading Inside Superhuman’s Quest for Email Perfection