Pete Sheridan

Hi, I’m Pete Sheridan. Welcome to my blog.

I co-founded a market-leading audience measurement technology company which disrupted the consumer packaged goods information industry in Australia and in New Zealand.

A passion around emerging technologies grew, particularly at the point where technology and data intersect to improve our quality of life. This website is a platform for me to share my thoughts, as well as other people’s content that resonates with me, to provide context and understanding to how the world around us changing – hopefully for the better.

Automation · AI · Robotics · Data · Emerging Technologies · 

Automation · AI · Robotics · Data · Emerging Technologies · 

Automation · AI · Robotics · Data · Emerging Technologies · 

Automation · AI · Robotics · Data · Emerging Technologies · 

Automation · AI · Robotics · Data · Emerging Technologies · 

Automation · AI · Robotics · Data · Emerging Technologies · 

Automation · AI · Robotics · Data · Emerging Technologies · 

Automation · AI · Robotics · Data · Emerging Technologies · 

Data Science

Never Have I Ever…

For some of us, “Never have I ever..” has suddenly become “Well I never thought I would... but now I always will” In the last few months, I have purchased a range of items on-line that I would have preferred to buy in a real shop where I can compare real items whilst talking to real people. I needed some chairs…
Artificial Intelligence

Open AI’s Hide-and-Seek

In one of their more recent releases, Emergent Tool Use from Multi-Agent Interaction, Open AI's team observed agents discovering progressively more complex tool use while playing a simple game of hide-and-seek. Through training in a new simulated hide-and-seek environment, agents build a series of six distinct strategies and counterstrategies, some of which Open AI's team did not know their environment…
Artificial Intelligence

Deepmind’s AlphaGo: The Computer Program That Beat the Best Go Player in History

Go, a board game that originated in China over 3,000 years ago, is considered one of the most difficult board games as it requires multiple layers of strategic thinking. How complex? Well, there are more possible configurations on the board than there are atoms in the universe. It's naturally challenging for artificial intelligence because of its complexity. Despite decades of…
Privacy
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Data Science
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