I will post today here in The Information Age two videos that provide a good picture and description of the promise of technological and scientific development in our new era. We may be entering the age of massive distributed innovation available to everyone; the trade-off is that we need to prepare ourselves and always maintain two kinds of mindset: first we need to be always open to change, and second we need to be able and willing to compete in this new era. The end result might be better outcomes in broad fields, such as massive improvements in Healthcare, as is depicted by Joseph Sirosh from Microsoft in this video:
Will machine learning give us better eyesight? Join Joseph Sirosh for a surprising story about how machine learning, population data, and the cloud are coming together to fundamentally reimagine eye care in one of the world’s most populous countries, India.