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This is the revolutionary age of machines that can understand (Irish Times)

The industrial revolution was a major turning point in history. Until the advent of steam engine technology, economic growth and wealth-creation were stagnant. After 1800, economic growth statistics accelerated, and they have continued to do so ever since.

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The final countdown: Last-minute tips for GDPR (Silicon Republic)

Johan Hybinette, CISO of Vonage, offers last-minute tips for GDPR compliance.

On 25 May, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming into effect and companies must make radical changes in how they gather, monitor and manage data of EU citizens.

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‘The rise of artificial intelligence and machines won’t cost human jobs – it will create new ones’ (Irish Independent)

Policymakers are starting to fret about the rise of ever-more advanced machines and artificial intelligence (AI), particularly the threat to the livelihoods of millions of workers.

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If EU states are to lead AI, they must not compete with each other (Silicon Republic)

With the US and China dominating in the field of AI research, EU member states are starting to realise that competing among one another will only lead to failure.

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MeetingRoom makes VR conference calls productive in one click (Silicon Republic)

Our Start-up of the Week is Dublin-based MeetingRoom, which is on a mission to revamp remote video or conference calls and make them work for businesses.

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