Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Digital Strategies Are Passe: Time For An Artificial Intelligence Strategy

There's nothing new about organizations and their leaders fumbling around for a coherent, business-relevant strategy any time a new technology appears on the scene....

Beware of AI’s Dark Side, Warns Google Cofounder Sergey Brin

Artificial Intelligence is a recurring theme in recent remarks by top executives at Alphabet. The company’s latest Founders’ Letter, penned by Sergey Brin, is no exception—but...

Executive Interview: Atul Arya, Blackstraw.ai

Blackstraw.ai Seeks to Fast-Track AI Adoption with Smart Building Blocks AI Trends recently caught up with Atul Arya, CEO and Founder of Blackstraw. The veteran machine...

JPMorgan Chase Hires Manuela Veloso from Carnegie Mellon to Head AI Research

JPMorgan Chase is doubling down on artificial intelligence. The bank said in a note to employees on Thursday that it's hired Manuela Veloso as...

Richard Liu, Founder of JD.com, China’s Largest Retailer, Envisions A ‘100%’ Robot Workforce

“I hope my company would be 100% automation someday … no human beings anymore, 100% operated by AI and robots.” That’s Richard Liu’s audacious...

Tale of Two Amazons: Average Pay is $28.5K; Software Engineers Earn North of $100K

Amazon disclosed in a filing Wednesday (April 19) that the median pay for its employees was $28,446 in 2017. Put another way: half of Amazon's employees earned...

Deep Learning is Seen as a Help to Cardiologists – Not a Job Threat

Applying a deep learning approach to echocardiography could save clinicians time while improving diagnostic accuracy, one Georgia-based cardiologist reported at the American College of...

People Architecture and Agile Compensation May Save HR in AI Era

The warning stirs distant memories of the recessionary year 2008 and the Dotcom bust a few years earlier. So many companies, from startups to...

You Need These 8 Essential Roles for a Successful Digital Transformation

Hiring enough software engineers, DevOps managers, cloud computing specialists and other roles required to facilitate IT transformations remain tall tasks for CIOs. But the...

At AT&T, CDO Responsibilities to Include All Things AI

Many executives stepping into a newly created chief data officer role might start their time in the position with a data governance project or...






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