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Hired, or rejected, by a robo-recruiter

In 2019 Google received some 3.3 million job applications, that is over 9,000 a day, including Saturday, Sundays and holidays. I was not able  to find a more recent figure (the 2019 figure was up 18% from 2018 so it is reasonable to expect they got even more last year). …

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DT evolution in Manufacturing – XIII

Healthcare is an industry with a complex infrastructure and plenty of equipment. Think about hospitals, medicine design and production, care centres … It is also an area that is very sensitive in terms of privacy and crucial for the well being of the single individual and of society. Last but …

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DT evolution in Manufacturing – VI

As should be clear from the previous discussion Digital Twins are a powerful and flexible way to represent salient characteristics of a physical entity and they have been evolving fast extending their reach to represents an ever larger variety of physical entities. One might wonder if they would also be …

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Turning to apps for Healthcare

The shift towards remote healthcare supported by software applications seems to be unstoppable. The pandemic has clearly steered adoption in areas like remote consulting, remote prescription, first level self-diagnoses (or better awareness on symptoms that might require medical assistance) The graphic, I took it from an interesting McKinsey report on …

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Digital Transformation of … Digital? – VII

Let’s consider then the use of a Personal Digital Twin as a “container” of data and as a framework for these data use (knowledge, access, sharing, …). A company, like IEEE, could offer, as I mention, to create on behalf of its customers/users their Personal Digital Twin, based on the …

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Digital Transformation of … Digital? – VI

In addition to data explicitly requested to its customers, a company can accumulate data, deriving them from the interaction that the customer has with the many services/products the company offers. This is what many players on the web do. Google, Amazon, … are acquiring and aggregating information on their users/customers …

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Digital Transformation of … Digital? – V

Having discussed the meaning of Digital Transformation for a company, institution, that is already operating in the cyberspace the next step is: How could it be designed and, most important, executed? Moving from warehousing to consulting requires acquiring, and growing a knowledge of the “customer”. IEEE, as an example, has, …

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Digital Transformation of … Digital? – III

The most difficult part in this transition is not about technology: it is about culture and organization. Laying back and waiting for customer to knock at your door is a different mindset than going out and knock at customers’ doors. Of course, once you are operating in the cyberspace you …

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Personal Digital Twins: Memes 2.0 – VI

Personal Digital Twins, as I envisage them, have the power to transform our progress in Artificial Intelligence into Intelligence Augmentation (IA). This is a very bold claim but I am not alone. I took the graphic from an interesting, very forward looking, article discussing education in 2110. Of course talking …

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Personal Digital Twins: Memes 2.0 – IV

How could Personal Digital Twins be connected to the idea of memes 2.0? When will they have an impact? Well, look at the graphic: that curve is representing the Amara’s law (or I would say “Amara’s observation”). When we look at new, emerging, technologies we usually perceive them as more …

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