Words in the News

Words in the News

Test your knowledge of words, phrases and terms that encapsulate current market developments.

Do you know these?

This term is derived from flexibility and providing security.
It refers to providing all workers with the same or similar rights regardless of the type of contract they have. It is about providing transparency, social protection and transferable benefits in a modern-day labour market.

The collaboration between people and machines

AGI (Artificial General Intelligence) v/s AI
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is narrow by design. AI systems do not adapt to new situations. They do not possess their own intelligence to think and solve problems. Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) is truly intelligent AI. It is deeper AI that autonomously and interactively acquires new knowledge and skills. It also proactively uses existing knowledge and skills. (Please note that this is a brief and incomplete description of the differences between AI and AGI).

Geoblocking is the system used to limit your access to the internet, based on your geographical location. Your IP-address tells the website you are not based in the same country (e.g. BBC website in the UK) and you’re access is (partially) blocked. The EU has announced that Geoblocking will end on December 3, 2018

Deep Learning
Deep learning is part of a broader family of machine learning methods based on learning data representations, as opposed to task-specific algorithms. Learning can be supervised, semi-supervised or unsupervised. It teaches computers to learn by example and imitates the working of the human brain.