How We Think

Oct 20

CXO Tech Forum Previews Future of Health IT

By Adam Karides

Emerging technologies provide ample opportunity for Health Information Technology (Health IT) to better leverage medical data, facilitate the transfer and disclosure of records, and improve caregiving services to ultimately promote a healthier society.

Oct 18

Powering AI Through Crowdsourcing #4: Building A Smarter Search Engine

By Adam Karides

Search engines have become incredibly adept at presenting the exact information a user desires when inputting keywords into a search bar. They revolutionized how information is accessed and the algorithms behind them are constantly tweaked and sharpened to generate more pinpointed results.

Oct 09

Government Blockchain Forum Lays Groundwork for Adoption

By Adam Karides

The government’s interest in blockchain technology is no secret. As it continues to explore and support distributed ledger technology (DLT) as both a mechanism for innovation and to improve its own internal operations, it is actively communicating and engaging with the public to convey its progress.

Oct 06
Oct 03

Federal Government Nears Completion of National Goals for Blockchain, AI, and Open Data

By Adam Karides

Despite the recent news within the blockchain community regarding China’s ban of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), the United States nonetheless remains steadfast in its commitment to supporting and adopting emerging blockchain technologies.

Sep 29

Powering AI Through Crowdsourcing #3: Jeff Bezos Taps AI Company to Inform Philanthropy

By Adam Karides

In June, Amazon’s Founder & CEO Jeff Bezos launched a crowdsourcing campaign to receive input for his first major philanthropy.

Sep 26

National Day of Civic Hacking Brings Open Government to the Forefront

By Adam Karides

On September 23rd, cities from around the United States participated in the National Day of Civic Hacking, a series of volunteer hackathon events designed to facilitate private-public sector collaboration and problem solving by introducing technologists to government innovation opportunities.

Sep 21

Q&A With Epi Ludvik Nekaj, Founder & CEO of Crowdsourcing Week

By Adam Karides

We are just two weeks away from the Crowdsourcing Week Seattle Summit!

Sep 15

Takeaways from GSA Blockchain, AI, and Open Data Workshop

By Adam Karides

Last week, I had the opportunity to participate in a collaborative workshop hosted by the General Services Administration (GSA) to draft national goals for its Emerging Citizen Technology program.