Wednesday, March 29, 2023


Is Affective Computing A Bridge Too Far? It’s Not Like We Always Know What We’re Emoting. Right?

The aspirational power of artificial intelligence (AI/ML) and machine learning (AI/ML) is objectivity – and now, increasingly, explainability, when objectivity is challenged. We’re surrounded by emotional leaders who make all kinds of mistakes – including embedding algorithmic biases – precisely because they’re emotional. The last thing we need are applications that mimic human emotions or […]

Review: Don’t Fear Power Outages With Jackery Explorer 2000 Pro Portable Power Station

If you feel as though power outages are becoming more common, you’re not imagining it. Extreme weather events combined with aging electrical infrastructure play a big role here. Climate Central has been crunching the numbers and found that between 2011 and 2021, the number of weather-related major power outages in the U.S. (those where 50K […]