There’s nothing quite like opening a Reddit thread and finding yourself swept away in tale of international intrigue, government denials, and explosive cover-ups. But this window into the life of an average AC repair person in The Czech Republic has it all. Maybe. The mystery began when a person on Reddit posted the following image and accompanying text: Backstory: I am doing some air-condition maintenance in an small business office building. No one was in that server room for more than 2 months since the last IT guy left and apparently took the keys with him. AC gave up, found… This story continues at The Next Web
The Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence now offers a free six-part online course, The Elements of AI, available to anyone. The course was developed through a collaboration between the University of Helsinki and Reaktor, a tech strategy company I like free stuff: Especially when there’s no catch. Sign up is quick and simple, and there’s no application process. Completion of the course will earn you a LinkedIn certificate and, if you’re enrolled in a Finnish university, you can get a couple credits. More importantly, you’ll get a free education designed to introduce students to the basic concepts surrounding artificial intelligence, machine… This story continues at The Next Web
Activist investor Carl Icahn filed a lawsuit on Monday against AmTrust Financial Services Inc and the family that controls the company, accusing them of trying to take the insurer private at the wrong time and at the wrong price.