The sensitive system of (social) control: a quick overview

This post orbits around to the theories developed around the notion of control, more in specific social control, the power that grow as a list of what, at the time, was conceived as necessary to control human beings starting from their personality, connecting with people internalization processes, their public status and even their conscience.

Industry 4.0: components and protagonists of our digital scenario.

Our economy is undergoing a digital upheaval that will permeate, and even change, the type of industries we nowadays proclaim to know in-depth. The post of today will explore what is intended as Industry 4.0, clarifying a bit this term that usually stands for the fourth industrial revolution.

Machine(s) Vs Robot(s)

In this post we will explore together main differences defining machines and robots, focusing on their interventions in our complex society.

DATA is NOT always INFORMATION, nor even KNOWLEDGE

Bits of codes aren’t themselves information: their value is defined by what we extract from them. Within this frame of reasoning, after the noise is filtered out, bits are meaningful leftovers.

Artificial Intelligence, diverse ´units´ that we might consider

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the simulation of human intelligence processes by machines, in particular computer systems. These processes include learning (identify information and rules to use them), reasoning (refer to these rules to reach approximate or bounded conclusions) and accurate rectification of boundaries.