Tech News Weekly

Aug 15th 2019

Tech News Weekly 95

What is Human-Assisted AI?

AI as buzzword, phone farms, WeWork IPO
Records every Thursday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 18:00 UTC.
Guests: Parmy Olson, Joseph Cox, Keren Elazari, Alex Wilhelm
Category: News
  • (01:43) Parmy Olson from the Wall Street Journal shows how startups like are using artificial intelligence as a buzzword more than an actual description of its technology.
  • (12:25) Everyday people are firing up phone farms in their living rooms to make extra cash according to Joseph Cox at Vice.
  • (25:21) Keren Elazari, founder of BSidesTLV, talks about the hacker community found at Defcon, Blackhat and BSides events.
  • (38:57) WeWork filed it's IPO and Alex Wilhelm from Crunchbase takes a closer look at some of the abnormalities of the S-1.

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