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How to Prepare for the Machine-Aided Future

More business processes and highly-specialized tasks are being targeted for automation with the goal of making people and companies more efficient. …

Business Technology

How mode.ai powers personalized shopping experiences via chatbot

mode.ai founder and CEO Eitan Sharon talked with TechRepublic about how the company uses visual analysis and conversational AI to show products that …

Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain isn't ready for enterprise primetime. Here's what will get it there

Blockchain is rapidly rising up the enterprise priority stack, though as we noted recently, it’s still got a way to go before it’s widely deployed in …

Blockchain

HoloLens virtual touchscreen is the futuristic tech we’ve been waiting for

Researchers at Microsoft Research have developed a way to give HoloLens users a virtual touchscreen through a system called MRTouch. This allows …

News: Ghostbusters World Might Be the Killer App for Google's ARCore Platform

As part of its ARCore release announcement, Google also revealed a forthcoming app that's sure to excite those who celebrate '80s pop culture.<p>That …

Sony Pictures

How AR And VR Are Revolutionizing The Supply Chain

The process of getting products from the factory to your home, office, or facility is more complex than many people realize. Making that process as cost effective, fast, and error free as possible is the goal of any business. As it turns out, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) – …

Augmented Reality

Internet of Things Platforms: Microsoft Azure vs. Google Cloud Platform vs. Amazon Web Services

The emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) marks a huge milestone in the advancement of technology, as it has opened up a whole new world of …

Internet of Things

News: Microsoft's Alex Kipman Predicts Three Trends in Augmented & Virtual Reality for 2018

In a LinkedIn post published on Tuesday, Microsoft's leading advocate for the HoloLens made a prediction that the mixing of immersive technologies …

Augmented Reality

Why Blockchain And Virtual Reality Need Each Other | Articles | Chief Technology Officer

Virtual Reality (VR) has really taken off over the past year, moving up the Gartner hype cycle's ‘slope of enlightenment’ and further towards the …

Virtual Reality

Will Serverless Be the Future of Enterprise Application Development?

Serverless is currently one of the hot topics out there in software architectural patterns. Like many other terms or trends in software engineering, …

How to solve 90% of NLP problems: a step-by-step guide

<b>This post is accompanied by</b> <b>an interactive notebook</b> <b>demonstrating and applying all these techniques. Feel free to run the code and follow along!</b><p>Step 1: …

Natural Language Processing

Telefónica elige Segovia y Talavera de la Reina como ciudades laboratorio para desarrollar el 5G

La nueva generación móvil hará posible incrementar la velocidad actual de la fibra en el hogar hasta más de tres veces<p>El presidente de Telefónica …

Humans Will Have A ‘Robot Second Self’ In The Next 20 Years, Say Experts At Microsoft

The digital alter-ego will be AI extension of yourself<p>Are you seeing double? You might be in the next 20 years. Experts at Microsoft say that all …

Artificial Intelligence

Augmented reality in 2018: Smart glasses emerge as the big battleground

The magic of augmented reality is that we can don a pair of glasses and see things other people cannot see, overlaying the world we live in with …

Computers are getting better than humans at reading

The robots are coming, and they can read.<p>Artificial intelligence programs built by Alibaba (BABA) and Microsoft (MSFT) have beaten humans on a Stanford University reading comprehension test.<p>"This is the first time that a machine has outperformed humans on such a test," Alibaba said in a statement …

Artificial Intelligence

Lifelike robots made in Hong Kong meant to win over humans

HONG KONG (AP) — David Hanson envisions a future in which AI-powered robots evolve to become "super-intelligent genius machines" that might help …

Robotics

The AI Blog

Microsoft researchers have created technology that uses artificial intelligence to read a document and answer questions about it about as well as a …

8 Internet Of Things Predictions For 2018

As we kick off a new year, it is customary to look to the year ahead and think about what will come. Some of us in SAP put our heads together to come up with a list of likely trends in the Internet of Things space for the next 12 months.<p>In no particular order:<p><b>The IoT hype is over – but the trough</b> …

Internet of Things

Blockchain Is Changing Our World: Here Are The Best Practical Examples Of How It Is Used In 2018

The potential of blockchain technology to disrupt nearly every industry in some way cannot be dismissed even though there are still several hurdles to overcome before we see its full transformative impact.<p>Leaders of major financial institutions where security is paramount and change is often …

Blockchain

These AR glasses solve some of Google Glass’s biggest problems

These $1,000, Alexa-enabled smart glasses feel like the first fully baked AR product since the failure of Google Glass<p>Vuzix, a Rochester, New York-based display provider, has been trying to resurrect the promise of Google Glass for years now, but this year’s iteration finally feels ready. The …

Quantum computing is going to change the world. Here's what this means for you.

The science and tech world has been abuzz about quantum computers for years, but the devices are not yet affecting our daily lives. Quantum systems …

These 100 Companies Are Leading the Way in A.I.

Whether you fear it or embrace it, the A.I. revolution is coming—and it promises to have an enormous impact on the world economy. PwC estimates that …

Artificial Intelligence

3 Ways Augmented Reality Will Find Its Way Into Your Life in 2018 and Beyond

Up to 40 percent of nurses miss the patient's vein on their first attempt at taking blood. That's changing, because of augmented reality.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Remember when <i>Pokémon Go</i> came out in 2016? It was all anyone talked about. Which isn’t too surprising …

Why 2018 Is the Beginning of the End for Smartphones | Inc.com

What if I were to tell you that this is the beginning of the end of smartphones? That might seem bold, given the recent launch 
of Apple's latest and greatest iPhones. But there's already evidence of the next wave of computers, which we'll wear and command using our voices. The transition from …

Augmented Reality

How to Use Blockchain: 10 Use Cases

Forward-thinking enterprises are investigating innovative uses for this distributed ledger technology.<p>1 of 11<p>Many experts predict that blockchain …

Blockchain

CES 2018 is where you'll start caring about 5G

This year, the world's biggest consumer electronics show will shine a light on the next-gen wireless technology that will shape the coming decade.<p>At this year's CES you'll hear plenty of talk about driverless cars, connected homes and the internet of things. (Yes, we promise IoT, perhaps the …

Internet of Things

Deep Learning And Neural Networks

If you’ve been following developments over the last few years, you may have noticed that deep learning and neural networks have grown wildly. Neural network architecture is able to make predictive judgments in in sports, medicine and the financial sector.<p>For companies looking to predict user …

Deep Learning

Robocalls were worse than ever in 2017

Complaints about automated telemarketing calls jumped steeply last year, and have quintupled since 2009, according to a recent FTC report. The report says that in fiscal year 2017, the agency received over 375,000 complaints per month about automated robocalls, up from only 63,000 per month in …

Identity Theft

Bots are about to get better at customer support than humans

In 2018, AI-enabled bots will provide a better customer experience than human-to-human chat exchange, following the explosion of messaging services …

Chatbots

4 Trillion-Dollar Industries Blockchain Is Poised to Disrupt -- in a Good Way

The threat of hacking and complex free-trade logistics are just two current challenges that Blockchain can ease.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the past few months, the Blockchain ecosystem has grown tremendously. Not only have cryptocurrencies continued to rise in …