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AI Is Inventing Languages Humans Can’t Understand. Should We Stop It?

Researchers at Facebook realized their bots were chattering in a new language. Then they stopped it.<p>Bob: “I can can I I everything else.”<p>Alice: “Balls have zero to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to.”<p>To you and I, that passage looks like nonsense. But what if I told you this nonsense …

Salesforce introduces several Einstein AI tools for third-party developers

Salesforce launched three AI tools for developers today at the TrailheaDX developer conference. These algorithms, which fall under the new Einstein Platform Services, enable third-party developers to add Einstein intelligence to applications built on top of the Salesforce platform.<p>The new services …

Artificial Intelligence

MetaBrite raises another $2.2M for receipt-scanning business intelligence platform

MetaBrite continues to see more demand for its technology platform and just raised more cash to help support the company’s growth.<p>The Seattle-based …

Retailers: Adopt Artificial Intelligence Now for Personalized and Relevant Experiences

When something changes in the customer landscape, Walmart knows. And they know just how to react.“Walmart has a massive inventory with millions of …

Customer Experience

10 books every aspiring CEO should read

If being a leader was easy, then everyone would do it. What exactly sets apart those who reached the pinnacle of business achievement? What is their secret sauce?<p>As an aspiring leader, your goal should be to create not just a good company, but a great one. That’s why it’s important to study those …

Books

Algorithmia raises $10.5M Series A round led by Google’s new AI fund

About a month ago, word spread that Google had quietly launched a new fund for investing into AI companies. Now this fund has made its first (or at least its first public) investment. Led by Google’s VP of engineering for AI, Anna Patterson, this new fund is leading a $10.5 million Series A into …

Retail's Single Biggest Disruptor. Spoiler Alert: It's Not E-commerce

There is no question that the retail industry is under-going a tremendous amount of change. Record numbers of store closings. Legacy brands going out of business–or teetering on the brink of bankruptcy. Venture capital funded start-ups wreaking havoc upon traditional distribution models and pricing …

eCommerce

Amazon has quietly turned its mobile app into a weird and wonderful ecommerce arsenal

Amazon seems to want its smartphone app to span more than just traditional online shopping.<p>As its customers have spilled into the mobile space, the …

Why The 'Amazon Effect' Is So Huge In The USA, And Not In Other Countries

On the day after Memorial Day Amazon stock hit $1,000/share — a new record high. Amazon is up about 40% the last year. It’s market capitalization doubles Wal-mart. And the vast majority of investment analysts expect Amazon to rise further.<p>Amazon competes in dozens of international markets, as do …

eCommerce

The Dangers Of Personalization | Articles | Big Data

The social media ‘echo chamber’ has been much discussed over the past year. The echo chamber describes the tendency of social networks, particularly …

Automation And Personalisation Are 2017's Main Priorities

A new report from eConsultancy and Adestra flies the flag for email marketing's record on ROI and points to the key focus for practitioners is …

Personalization

The Difference Between Customization and Personalization

Customization and personalization have long remained two of the most popular buzzwords in the modern development world. People often use these words …

With Stores Closing Down Everywhere, Here’s What the Future of Retail Looks Like

Ready or not, the future of retail is here.<p>Accelerating expectations for convenience, faster delivery and engaging in-store experiences have sent …

Taxonomy of Methods for Deep Meta Learning

Let’s talk about Meta-Learning because this is one confusing topic. I wrote a previous post about Deconstructing Meta-Learning which explored …

3 cool machine learning projects using TensorFlow and the Raspberry Pi

In early 2017, the Raspberry Pi Foundation announced a Google developer survey, which requested feedback from the maker community on what tools they …

Using deep neural networks for fashion applications

Talk abstract:<p>Deep learning has been a popular and powerful approach for solving computer vision problems in recent years. As web and social media content shifts towards rich-media, deep learning can be used to tackle the problem of understanding images to better capture user's fashion preferences. …

Machine Learning

8 Great Tools and Resources for When You're Ready to Build a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business owners aren’t successful because they <i>think</i> about building a business -- they’re successful because they don’t stop until they get things done. And when it comes to getting things done, mental tenacity and motivation are …