Wednesday, June 28, 2017

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...

Microsoft now has a clearer vision than Google in the AI wars

A week ago, Microsoft held its Build developer conference in its backyard in Seattle. This week, Google did the same in an amphitheater right next to its Mountain View campus. While Microsoft’s event felt...

Sizzle Reel Trickery for AI Self-Driving Car Hype

By Dr. Lance B. Eliot, the AI Insider for AI Trends and a regular contributor I’ve been speaking at several self-driving car conferences and noticed that the in-vogue thing to do is to show a...

Chatty chatbots and the ‘time to frustration’

By Kumar Srivastava, who works in financial services building products that converge big data, analytics, cloud, mobile and digital Chatbots have been getting a lot of attention recently through a combination of trends: advances in...

Incorporating Machine Learning Into Your Digital Marketing Plan

By Muhammad Ali, digital marketer, Branex For those who still don’t know what machine learning (ML) is: “It is the field of study that gives computers the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed.” –...

India’s Infosys will hire 10,000 U.S. workers, offer AI training

India's Infosys (INFY) has announced it will hire 10,000 Americans over the next two years, with the jobs going to "experienced technology professionals and recent graduates from major universities, and local and community colleges,"...

A B2B Marketer’s Guide to Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are very topical and seem to be used interchangeably. First, a few definitions: What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)? Artificial Intelligence means computers performing tasks that normally require a human...

The Time For Advertisers To Embrace Artificial Intelligence Is Now

By Steve Wadsworth, President and CEO of Tapjoy Depending on your point of view, working in the marketing industry these days is either exciting or frightening. Technology innovation is happening so fast that it’s almost...

AI is about to open the door to a new role for CIOs

AI’s potential extends far beyond menial tasks, and companies are now looking to leverage AI in a way that yields a competitive edge. That’s where the CIO can come in as a coach to...

Billionaire Jack Ma says CEOs could be robots in 30 years, warns of impact

Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma recently warned that society could see decades of pain thanks to disruption caused by the internet and the rise of robots and AI to different areas of the economy. In a...

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