Monday, September 23, 2019

Stephen Pratt, Head of IBM’s New Artificial-Intelligence Group, Leaves

The head of International Business Machines Corp.'s newly formed Cognitive Business Solutions group left the company after just months on the job. Stephen Pratt confirmed...

Even at a Nonprofit, AI Researchers are Making More Than $1 Million

One of the poorest-kept secrets in Silicon Valley has been the huge salaries and bonuses that experts in artificial intelligence can command. Now, a...

How tech’s big 3 are getting ready to read your emotions

(editors note: This article states that "another tech giant has enter the AI arms race", however Apple has been acquiring AI talent for years,...

Toyota AI Team Hires James Kuffner from Google Robotics, Will Have Rodney Brooks as...

Toyota revealed more details about its ambitious AI and robotics effort yesterday at CES in Las Vegas. Dr. Gill Pratt, who leads the effort as...

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...

The AI Wars: Industry Titans Facebook, Google, IBM and Apple Leading the Pack In...

Facebook and Google are two of Silicon Valley’s leaders in artificial intelligence. They have both invested heavily in AI, hiring loads of top researchers to develop...

How Microsoft beat Google at understanding images with machine learning

Elon Musk is only the latest investor in artificial intelligence, helping to fund a big-name roster of researchers who promise to change the field....

550 companies have teamed with IBM to use Watson to develop commercial products, apps...

According to Steve Gold, chief marketing officer of IBM’s Watson Group, about 550 companies have struck deals with IBM to use Watson to develop commercial...

Salesforce buys BeyondCore adding AI to its platform

Pursuing its stated goal to make software smarter, Salesforce has made yet another acquisition, this time agreeing to buy BeyondCore, a San Mateo, Calif.-based data-analytics...

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...






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