by Brian Remer
Smart computers or high-achieving humans? Obviously, it all depends on the context and the purpose. Learn about some provocative comparisons between machines and humansin the November 2015 issue of Firefly News Flash.
Here’s what you can read in this issue:
99-Word Story. Nobody seems to be able to make the dumbed-down self-service photo machine to work.
Discoveries. A reflective review of Geoff Colvin’s book, Humans Are Underrated: What high achievers know that brilliant machines never will
Ideas: If I had a Hammer. How do we reconcile the fact that intelligent computers make us stupid?
Activities: Talk to Me. Match challenging situations with suitable communication modes.