Thursday, August 24, 2017

Senator Cantwell: Defining what AI looks like for the federal government

Senator Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., just drafted forward-looking legislation that aims to establish a select committee of experts to advise agencies across the government on the economic impact of federal artificial intelligence. AI meant for U.S. government use should...

HBR: What AI Can and Cannot Do for Your Business Today

For more than 250 years the fundamental drivers of economic growth have been technological innovations. The most important of these are what economists call general-purpose technologies — a category that includes the steam engine,...

AI and search engine trends: an interview with SEO expert and digital marketing author...

Mаriа Johnsen is an acclaimed global digital marketing influencer and search engine programmer whо hаѕ writtеn 17 bооkѕ. In hеr book, “Thе Future of Artificial Intelligence in Digital Marketing,” Jоhnѕеn describes how popular search...

Kinetica Raises $50 Million as GPU database, battle-tested by the military, gains momentum...

Kinetica, provider of a GPU-accelerated relational database, has closed $50-million in Series A financing, co-led by Canvas Ventures and Meritech Capital Partners, with participation from new investor Citi Ventures and existing investor Ray Lane...

“Faux AI hype” hurts sales, marketing efforts, say AI entrepreneurs

The public is riveted by artificial intelligence, but most people don’t have a clue what “AI” actually is. Media hype and populist stories confuse rather than clarify. How does popular perception impact the vast...

Volkswagen partners with NVIDIA to expand deep learning competence

For future-oriented digital topics, the Volkswagen Group remains committed to artificial intelligence (AI). This is why Volkswagen IT is cooperating with US technology company NVIDIA with a view to expanding its competence in the...

ABI Research Forecasts Almost One Million Businesses Worldwide Will Adopt AI Technologies by 2022

ABI Research predicts the number of businesses adopting artificial intelligence (AI) technologies worldwide will grow considerably, up from 7,000 this year to nearly 900,000 in 2022, a CAGR of 162%. AI is no longer...

Gaming Is the Story Now, but Artificial Intelligence Is the Future for NVIDIA

NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) stock has returned a scorching 225% over the one-year period through June 15. Investors have been enthused by the chipmaker's strong financial performance across its four target market platforms: gaming, data center, professional...

Apple struggling to become an artificial-intelligence powerhouse

In 2011, Apple became the first company to place artificial intelligence in the pockets of millions of consumers when it launched the voice assistant Siri on the iPhone. Six years later, the technology giant is...

Next Move of IT Giants in Escalating AI Fight

Artificial intelligence is where the competition is in IT, with Microsoft and Google both parading powerful new, always-available AI tools for the enterprise at their respective developer conferences, Build and I/O, in May. It's not...

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