Tag Archives: Technology

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

In recent years, discourses surrounding the benefits and risks of the digital landscape have become increasingly common amongst consumers, organizations, and privacy professionals alike. Advancements in technology have created advantageous experiences and lifestyle changes for consumers. However, these benefits come at a price: the handing over personal data. 

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AI in the Hiring Process

In the science fiction film, Terminator, computers designed to think and act like humans decided they didn’t need carbon-based lifeforms and set out to end the pesky human race. While it’s easy to dismiss depictions of artificial intelligence as Hollywood fantasy, the use of algorithms to help make good decisions continues to grow in scope and scale.

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Can AI Help Keep Companies Hiring?

In a world where distance is encouraged, is AI the answer to help move hiring forward? It seems like that question has already been answered. Major corporations like Hilton, AT&T, and Capital One have been building their HR with the assistance of AI technology. One small glance to the left, and it could mean the difference between a hire or a pass. Tara Behrend, Director of the WAVE Lab and Associate Professor of George Washington University, is an expert on this. Listen in now to get the inside track!

Smart Cities for Smarter Living – Episode Transcript

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Introduction: Welcome to the BBB National Programs podcast, The Bistro, where we will discuss today’s hottest consumer trends, predict the future with consumer experts, and learn how elite businesses and entrepreneurs continue to push the envelope to meet and shape the consumers’ needs in the marketplace.

Elaine: Hello, and welcome to The Bistro. I’m your host, Elaine Espinola. Smart city initiatives are popping up all over the world, revolutionizing systems in the communities we live, work, and play to help improve our lives, make them safer, more efficient, and more technologically advanced and more connected than ever before. Well, how does it all work? What challenges exist in planning the development of smart cities, and how can we ensure that our data is safe and protected while we enjoy the enhanced services that smart city technology provides?

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Drones in Business

Since the dawn of aviation, people have dreamed of the day when flying machines were part of everyday life and routine business. Early science fiction silent movies like Metropolis, The Jetsons cartoon, and even Back to the Future tapped into our fascination with flying cars. While the dream remains alive, the practical application is still in the future.

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