As with all tools, data has uses because of complex contexts that include other objects, physics, social norms, social institutions, and human intentions.
Machine translation continues to make strides forward. Facial recognition, on the other hand, has entered the twilight zone.
How do we manage the hype and promise for new inventions while making sure that they represent a realistic opportunity? Can we invent self-driving cars or a Boeing 737 MAX without exposure to the risks these innovations can pose to our lives?
Given the increased negative media exposure that comes from project failure, organizations need more tightly integrated, intelligent project management systems, in addition to people who have the requisite skills. This need will grow as systems continue to become more complex and timelines more tightly compressed.