Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Levi Strauss Hires a Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer

In February, Levi’s hired its first chief artificial intelligence officer, ahead of an expected IPO. Katia Walsh joined the 146-year-old jeans maker from Vodafone, where...

Why Data Science Teams Need Generalists, Not Specialists

In The Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith demonstrates how the division of labor is the chief source of productivity gains using the vivid example of...

AI and Machine Learning Are Helping Techies In Up-skilling

Two clear trends show a demand-supply mismatch in tech jobs in cutting-edge IT fields such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. One is via...

DoD Plans to Use AI to Reduce Inefficiencies from Manual, Laborious, Data-centric Tasks

A new DoD plan for incorporating artificial intelligence into its operations that anticipates that it will have a significant impact on its civilian workforce,...

Despite Concerns, AI Making Inroads in Human Resources

It’s no longer shocking that human resources departments use artificial intelligence. In fact, according to Littler's 2018 Annual Employer Survey, 49 percent said they use...

Machine Learning Engineer vs. Data Scientist—Who Does What?

The roles of machine learning engineer vs. data scientist are both relatively new and can seem to blur. However, if you parse things out...

Andrew Ng: How to Choose Your First AI Project

By Andrew Ng Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to transform every industry, just as electricity did 100 years ago. It will create $13 trillion of...

Trusting Own Abilities Over Computer Might Hold Back Use of AI in Military

If you were convinced you knew the way home, would you still turn on your GPS? Army scientists recently attempted to answer a similar question...

Lessons From The Man Who Has Revolutionized The Grocery Business

Ocado Technology began life as a software company, developing the technology to enable online grocery retail, growing to become the largest online-only grocery retailer...

Forbes: What To Expect For AI (Artificial Intelligence) In 2019

AI (Artificial Intelligence) continues to be red hot. Then again, every top tech company is investing heavily in the technology, such as Amazon.com, Facebook,...






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