I was blown away with this fantastic video by the Verge on AR and VR. Watch it above!
Machine learning is a revolution that's being augmented by the second. Find out how we can learn to make ML "work for everyone".
Ever wondered how Google's sprawling search engine works? Watch to find out!
Tech can change lives. Watch the vide above to see how it changed Saroo Brierley's.
Interested in interning for Google? Give the video above a watch to find out more.
Even though this video was created three years ago, it's still very relevant. Give this interview by the Verge a watch!
Fun video by Vox on how Snapchat filters actually work!
Really great video I saw today. Speaks to why we need more diversity in technology – so we're thinking of all our consumers!
Watch it above.
The government should require social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter to use a similar open application programming interface. This would make it possible for third parties to build software to monitor and report on the effects of social media algorithms. (This idea has been proposed by Wael Ghonim, the Egyptian Google employee who helped organize the Tahrir Square uprising in 2011.)
Read more here.
"What we're particularly worried about is undermining institutions of democracy, undermining what enables us to trust our fellow citizens and know what's happening in the world."
Advances in machine learning, coupled with software which makes it easy to produce fake speech and video are putting new tools in the hands of those with malicious purposes.
"It's very cheap and very easy to pump this stuff out and it really undermines the ability to continue a functioning democratic conversation in society."
Read more about tech's information war here.