Artificial Intelligence for the Greater Good

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The onset of 2016 saw Silicon Valley giants such as Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla motors, along with others such as Peter Thiel and Reid Hoffman announce that they would commit $1 billion to ensure that Artificial Intelligence developed in such a way as to maximise its value to society rather than maximising commercial profits. In their words, they wanted …

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Quick Look: Spotlight on M&A activity for ERP Software

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M&A Activity: January 2016 – May 2016 Hampleton recently analysed the M&A market for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, with a special focus on the most recent five-month period from January 2016 to May 2016. During this window in 2016, the ERP segment achieved a total disclosed transaction value of $1.7 billion, with a median deal value per transaction of …

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Robot Lawyers: Helping Consumers Receive Rightful Claims

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In 2013, the Associated Press analysed employment data and released a report regarding new technologies and big data allowing software robots to take over traditionally human tasks. One of the sectors that came up as at risk was the legal sector. Currently, robot lawyer technology is seen as replacing the role of lawyers in the immediate future; however, the technology …

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