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BizML: Bridging the Gap Between Data Science and Business
  Eric Siegel, author of The AI Playbook, was...
The AI Hype Cycle Is Distracting Companies
 Originally published in Harvard Business Review. Machine learning has...
HR Analytics: Measuring Acquisition, Retention & Satisfaction
 Your firm is growing rapidly, and to maintain pace,...
To Avoid Wasting Money on Artificial Intelligence, Business Leaders Need More AI Acumen
 Originally published in Analytics Magazine, July 19, 2023. Business...

self-driving cars

What Self-Driving Cars Tell Us About AI Risks

 Originally published in IEEE Spectrum, July 30, 2023.  Five conclusions from an automation expert fresh off a stint with the U.S. highway safety agency. In 2016, just weeks before the Autopilot in his Tesla drove Joshua Brown to his death, I pleaded with the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation to regulate the use of artificial intelligence in

Musk Oversaw Video That Exaggerated Tesla’s Self-Driving Capabilities

 Originally published in Bloomberg.com, Jan 19, 2023. Emails shed new light on CEO’s involvement in 2016 demo.  Carmaker faces probes, claims on how it’s marketed its tech. Elon Musk oversaw the creation of a 2016 video that exaggerated the...

Training Self-Driving Cars for $1 An Hour

 Originally published in RestoftheWorld.org, Aug 3, 2021. To master the roads, autonomous vehicles need lots of data. Workers everywhere from Kenya to Venezuela are providing it. Every day for over four years, Ramses woke up in his...

Elon Musk Just Now Realizing That Self-Driving Cars are a ‘Hard Problem’

 Originally published in The Verge, July 5, 2021: Tesla CEO Elon Musk is finally admitting that he underestimated how difficult it is to develop a safe and reliable self-driving car. To which the entire engineering community rose...

Who Is Responsible When Autonomous Systems Fail?

 Originally published in CIGIonline.org, June 15, 2020 Elaine Herzberg was killed on the night of March 18, 2018, after she was struck by a self-driving Uber car in Tempe, Arizona. Herzberg was crossing the street with her...