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Is it time to rethink "digital"?

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"We dropped it because if you're not digital, then who the hell are you in the marketing world?" says Lebowitz, Big Spaceship's founder and CEO. "You don't say that you're a hammer- and saw-driven construction company, right?" It used to be that "digital" was shorthand for the future. It meant cutting edge, speed, high tech. Today, however, digital applies to just about everything: the music we listen to, the shows we watch, the purchases we make, the social media we share, the apps we can't live without, the programs we rely on for work.


Applied artificial intelligence leader Dr. JT Kostman joins Grant Thornton

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ISELIN, N.J. -- JT Kostman, Ph.D., an internationally recognized leader in cognitive computing, applied artificial intelligence, and data strategy, has joined Grant Thornton LLP as managing director of applied artificial intelligence. In this new role, Kostman will lead the development and delivery of artificial intelligence, machine learning, IoT, blockchain, and advanced analytic solutions and services for the firm and Grant Thornton clients. He will be based in the firm's Iselin, N.J., office and will report into National Managing Principal of Innovation Kevin Baril. Kostman is a data scientist, mathematician and psychologist renowned for his expertise in applied artificial intelligence and cognitive computing. He boasts an impressive pedigree – having served as chief data officer and a member of the executive committee for Time Inc., chief data scientist for Samsung, and chief data scientist and big data psychologist for Aptus Insights.


'We just want the truth at the end of the day'

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Karen Thornton's son, Gunner Lee Thornton, died in Iraq in 2006 from a single gunshot wound whilst on patrol in the town of Al Qurna, north of Basra. She told Today programme presenter John Humphrys what she hoped to learn from Sir John Chilcot's inquiry into the war.