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If you use Facebook, you’re working with artificial intelligence every day

Mark Zuckerberg has been in Germany the past few days, and has been interviewed several times about Facebook, AI and virtual reality. AI Trends has posted several excerpts from these interviews, including this one. The...

AI: Augmenting Human Intelligence

The term “artificial intelligence” sometimes conjures up images of the distant future, and a time when self-aware robots take over the planet and make human capabilities irrelevant, because the computer overlords are way better...

Garbage Men are Being Replaced with Robots

In a project funded by Volvo, college students have successfully designed a working prototype of a fully automated trash collection system. Working in tandem with a drone that surveys the area, the wheeled garbage...

Pega Helps Businesses Mitigate Risk With AI Transparency Controls

Within the  latest release of its Pega® Customer Decision Hub, Pegasystems has announced the ability for customers to deploy AI algorithms based on transparency thresholds. Called the T-Switch, the software is aimed at helping companies...

Los Angeles, Microsoft Unveil New AI Chatbot Project

The city of Los Angeles’ newest IT employee is an as-yet unsung chatbot hero incorporating AI, who has assisted more than 180 people in 24 hours and has answered more than 1,400 queries to...

What’s the Future of Chatbots? Listen to Experts

Chatbots and AI—what makes them so engaging? How can banks and financial institutions utilize bots to improve the relationship with consumers, while driving engagement? This was the penultimate question during the Bank Innovation Twitter Chat today. We’ve...

Microsoft to Join with OpenAI To Democratize AI

Microsoft is partnering its artificial intelligence research arm with Elon Musk's nonprofit OpenAI, announcing the "industry's first cloud bot-as-a-service" on Microsoft Azure. Under the arrangement, OpenAI will be able to tap Microsoft's virtual machine technology to run...

Google Retools Work to Focus on the Enterprise

THIS WEEK, GOOGLE retooled Google Apps for Work, signaling the company’s ever-deepening interest in the enterprise market. It makes sense: the opportunities for growth are enormous, as is the competition. Apple continues to leverage its partnership...

Financial Services Warms Up to AI

Long the stuff of futuristic sci-fi movies, artificial intelligence has been conceptually interesting to Wall Street for some time, but not in a way that gets anything more than token budget. That’s starting to change....

Baidu’s new TalkType mobile app focuses on voice input vs. keyboard typing

Typing on small screens can still be challenging, but today’s keyboard apps still focus on text entry over speech, despite the advances in voice-based computing and the increasing accuracy of speech recognition technology. Baidu...

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