Artificial Intelligence

AMERICAN OFFSET STRATEGIES: WHAT THEY TELL US ABOUT THE FUTURE AHEAD

One of the most famous concepts in evolutionary biology is the Red Queen hypothesis. It takes its name from a passage in “Through the Looking Glass,” in which the eponymous...

THE NEXT SPACE RACE IS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Nearly 60 years ago, then-Senate Majority Leader Lyndon B. Johnson seized his colleagues with a stark Cold War warning: Whoever wins the space race, he predicted, would gain...

BRINGING AI TO MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: ENDING THE MARINERS’ PLAYOFF DROUGHT

Ingrained in every player from Little League to the Major Leagues is the idea that baseball is a mental game. As Yogi Berra famously proclaimed, “Baseball is 90 percent mental...

AI AND THE ART OF AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE

It’s 6:20 p.m. and you finally got to the front of the line. You’ve been at the airport for over four hours waiting on a plane to take you home, and it’s your turn to ask a...

DEMYSTIFYING THE BLACK BOX

Consider the following scenario: A grocery store employee is responsible for ordering inventory and must place an order soon. The employee sees that a snowstorm is forecasted for...

ON HYPERWAR

2 JANUARY 2018: ABANDON SHIP The battle damage was devastating, and constituted the beginning of what the United States soon would discover was a widespread, strategic attack. The...

BOEING LOOKS BEYOND THE HORIZON IN ITS SECOND CENTURY

For the first time in U.S. industrial and financial markets, the top five companies by market cap are all technology companies: Apple, Alphabet, Microsoft, Amazon, and Facebook....

THE NEXT SPACE RACE IS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Nearly 60 years ago, then-Senate Majority Leader Lyndon B. Johnson seized his colleagues with a stark Cold War warning: Whoever wins the space race, he predicted, would gain...

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE GOES TO FLIGHT SCHOOL

A shortage of pilots in the Air Force has reached a margin of over 2,000 pilots in the coming years, a problem echoed by other branches of the military. Low recruiting numbers are...

THE OODA LOOP: WHY TIMING IS EVERYTHING

Warfare is undergoing a shift of a historic magnitude. As countries invest more heavily in technology for the battlefield, countries without AI in their arsenal will find it...