November 29, 2023
Growing Concern over ChatGPT Security Issues and Generative AI Cybersecurity Risks
Mitigating generative AI (GenAI) cybersecurity risks is now paramount as more challenges have arisen as employees adopt this technology in their processes. Unabated GenAI, including ChatGPT, security risks pose a serious threat.
November 28, 2023
Cybersecurity Strategies for Smart Cities
The concept of smart cities has been around for decades, but with the rapid rise of new technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing, and artificial intelligence (AI), they have quickly become more prominent and capable. However, as smart cities expand around the world, they are also facing new cyberthreats from attackers looking to exploit vulnerabilities to access private data, interfere with operations, or seek financial gain.
November 27, 2023
How Robots Are Pioneering Space Exploration
Space exploration has long been the domain of daring astronauts and sophisticated spacecraft. However, in recent years, a new breed of explorers has emerged, one that transcends human limitations to venture boldly into the unknown — robots.
November 21, 2023
International Airline Travel Demand on the Rise in Post-Pandemic Times
The future of aviation always depends upon the whims of the people and societal shifts amongst flyers. The rising international airline travel demand is one trend that is leading the rebound in the post-pandemic airline industry.
November 17, 2023
The Deepfake Dilemma: Balancing Innovation, Security, and Reality
As new artificial intelligence technologies fundamentally and rapidly revolutionize the world, deepfakes have emerged as a potent force, blurring the lines between reality and fabrication. These AI-generated multimedia creations seamlessly manipulate images, videos, and audio content to depict individuals engaging in actions or speaking words they never actually did. While deepfakes have garnered attention for their use in entertainment and creative expression, their far-reaching implications and potential for malicious use demand proactive measures to ensure safety and privacy.
November 13, 2023
TikTok and the War on Misinformation
In the constantly evolving landscape of social media, TikTok reached 1 billion users in just over five years, making it one of the fastest growing platforms ever. Because of its popularity, however, the platform has seen a deceptive wave of misinformation proliferating across the app that can mislead and confuse users. As major social media platforms and tech giants are facing questions about their role in allowing—and at times facilitating—the spread of misinformation, TikTok’s place in the social media market and popularity with younger users make it a prime target for scrutiny.
November 10, 2023
AI Is Providing Pilots Another Set of Eyes in the Sky
Pilots may soon have an extra set of eyes in the sky thanks to an emerging artificial intelligence-based technology. Air-Guardian is an AI copilot developed by researchers in MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory that aims to enhance human precision for safer aviation. Rather than act solely as an emergency backup, it is designed to work as a proactive partner for human pilots, providing real-time assistance and support during critical moments in flight.
November 8, 2023
AI’s Role in Career Transformation
Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer a futuristic concept; it's a reality that's already transforming how work is done. As AI technology continues to evolve, it offers seemingly infinite opportunities for growth, enhanced efficiencies, and improved customer experiences—all of which is reshaping various professions across different industries. Here’s a look at a few of the careers that AI is or may soon be revolutionizing.
October 27, 2023
Social Engineering: New Cyber Manipulation in the Digital Age
When we think of hackers, we tend to think of technological prodigies who use advanced programming to complete rogue missions of espionage, disruption, and theft. And while that view is often correct, the rise of social engineering has ushered in a new wave of cyberattacks that are technologically sophisticated but intentionally benign in their execution. Social engineering seeks to manipulate the most vulnerable part of any cybersecurity plan—people. It’s more than a simple con; it's an intricate and pervasive threat that's shaping the digital landscape in new and unexpected ways.