Cebu hosts 17th Philippine Computing Science Congress

03/14/2017

Cebu will host the 17th Philippine Computing Science Congress (PCSC) on March 16 and 17 at the University of San Carlos (USC) Talamban campus. The PCSC is an annual conference of the Computing Society of the Philippines…

AI: Boon to business, bane to low-skilled workers

Victor Anthony V. Silva 02/15/2017

As artificial intelligence (AI) moves to the forefront of business operations in the Philippines, the workforce needs to learn more complex skills to cushion the risk of losing jobs to automation. JP Palpallatoc, Accenture Philippines digital lead,…

Jarvis and me; a look at chatbots

09/22/2016

WITH bots, chat is more than idle talk “Hey, Jarvis,” I sent a message to the eponymous Facebook Messenger chat bot, “remind me to reply to Cass’ email in 30 minutes.” The reply came as quickly as…

The machine

Raymund Fernandez 06/14/2016

I love machines. I love machines mainly because they are consistent. Because they are consistent they are easier to understand. It might be because of this that I find the more complex the machines, the lovelier they…

Expect virtual reality, artificial intelligence from Google

05/19/2016

SAN Francisco — Google is expected to dive deeper into virtual reality and artificial intelligence Wednesday during an annual conference that serves as a launching pad for its latest products and innovations. Although Google keeps its plans…

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