Cognitive Agents and Reinforcement Learning for Beginners

The idea of cognitive agents, also known as artificially intelligent agents, taking over the world is common in art, entertainment, and discussion among the public. The actual possibility of robots one day ruling the world, however, is relatively slim. Why? AI and humans differ greatly in the types of intelligence at which they excel. Artificially… Read more »

New Orleans Technology Research and Development Opportunities

Technological innovation can come from almost anywhere. The next big idea could begin in a basement or a Fortune 500 company. When it comes to systematically producing new and innovative technology, however, research and development is critical. In addition to R&D from private companies, the U.S. government funds a significant amount of technology research and… Read more »

The Good, Bad, and the Ugly: Recent Cybersecurity Trends

Cybersecurity is an issue that has massive impacts on both the corporate world and the federal government. Today all organizations, whether corporate or government must stay on top of the latest trends in cybersecurity to protect their current environments and plan for the future. So, what are the good, bad and the ugly of cybersecurity… Read more »