Wednesday, January 16, 2019

New IBM Watson Chief David Kenny Talks His Plans For ‘AI As A Service’...

When IBM announced the close of its acquisition of The Weather Company on Friday, it added another veteran CEO in Weather’s David Kenny to work under Big...

Go Grandmaster Says He Can Still Beat Google’s AI

Lee Sedol is rather surprised that Google has fashioned an artificially intelligent system that so skillfully plays the ancient game of Go. But after...

IBM’s Watson begins to accelerate in the retail zone

by Peter White, ReThink Research, AI Trends Contributing Editor IBM this week lifted its skirts a fraction on what is going on in its work...

5 Predictions for Artificial Intelligence in 2016

Get ready to work alongside smart machines. 2016 will be a big year for AI. Much of the work in AI in 2016 will be...

Gartner’s Top 10 Tech Predictions – What About AI?

During its recent Symposium ITXpo, Gartner released predictions on the future of technology for IT departments and users. Here's a look at those predictions...

Reinforcement Learning – a Moonshot or Today’s Most Underhyped Technology?

Reinforcement learning is gaining attention as the “next step in AI”, but there are very few business use cases of this technology. So is...

Amazon Hires AI Executive, Hassan Sawaf, Away From eBay

Amazon.com Inc. recently poached an artificial-intelligence expert from rival eBay Inc., the latest move by the retail giant to strengthen its ability to quickly...

Startups Monitor Emotions to Optimize Consumer Value, Vehicle Safety, and Employee Performance

Many of the advances in internet of things (IoT)-based data gathering and analytics sound like Orwellian spying. And indeed, nearly every week brings new...

Tractica Projects AI Market to Reach $36.8 B Globally by 2025

Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to have a transformative effect on consumer, enterprise, and government markets around the world. An umbrella term that refers...

Google’s AlphaGo AI Program Defeats One Of World’s Best ‘Go’ Players

Google's AlphaGo computer program on Wednesday won the first of a series of five matches against one of the world's best players of the...






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