New Worlds: Computers for culture

17.06.2012                      27.Siwan. 5772

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New Worlds: Computers for culture

Differences in culture remain a dominant factor hindering our ability to understand one another.

Even though the world is often described as a “global village”, differences in culture remain a dominant factor hindering our ability to understand one another. Identifying cultural differences is a major challenge facing intelligence agencies, which has given rise to the field of “cultural intelligence” (abbreviated as CULINT) involving the better understanding of strategic competitors and opposition. Unlike “signals intelligence” (SIGINT), which relies heavily on advanced technologies, CULINT has traditionally remained the province of human experts and evaluations….