ESC Minneapolis falls on Halloween this year, which means there is more free fun—think escape room, riding in an autonomous vehicle, movie screening, and boo’ze crawl—mixed in with killer conference and expo offerings.
What's got the hype? And what's losing it? The 2018 Gartner Hype Cycle report outlines the current maturity and adoption of technologies and gives predictions of what's on the horizon for AI, Blockchain, IoT, VR/AR, and even battery technologies.
Byron Reese, technology entrepreneur and author of the new book, “The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity,” discusses the possibility of creating machines that truly think.