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Duelling AIs defeat facial recognition tech

Most of us probably don't like the idea of some stranger finding out who we are, based only on an online photo of us. Thanks to the facial …

9 Industries That Will Soon Be Disrupted By Blockchain

In many industries, companies will need to adapt or be replaced.<p>Let's face it. Many people are resistant to technological changes in both their personal lives and at the office. However, what they often lack is the vision to see how the new technology they are resisting will improve their lives in …

Blockchain

Raising the bar for AI

UK companies are setting the global standard for<br>the next wave of breakthroughs, particularly in technology.<p>Raising the bar for AI<p>The Chinese game of …

Cardano: a rising cryptocurrency that wants to change the world

On Oct. 1, 2017, an unusual event caused a collective gasp in the world of cryptocurrencies. A little known cryptocurrency called Cardano — or ADA, …

Cryptocurrency

Hadoop vs. Spark: A Head-to-Head Comparison

With each year, there seem to be more and more distributed systems on the market to manage data volume, variety, and velocity. Among these systems, …

A Collection of 10 Data Visualizations You Must See

Introduction<p>Writing codes is fun. Creating models with them is even more intriguing. But things start getting tricky when it comes to presenting our …

What Changes When AI Is So Accessible That Everyone Can Use It?

Mazin Gilbert has an ambitious goal. As vice president of advanced technologies at AT&T, Gilbert wants to make AI technologies widely available throughout the corporation, especially to those who might not have a computer science background and may not even know how to program. Call it the …

Cognitive Computing

Scientists are closer to making artificial brains that operate like ours do

The Missing Piece<p>A new superconducting switch could soon enable computers to make decisions very similarly to the way we do, essentially turning them …

Three Use Cases of How General Motors Applies Big Data to Become Profitable Again

General Motors applies Big Data in a variety of ways, while going through a cultural change, in order to become profitable again after the bailout of …

The 37 Best Tools For Data Visualization

It's often said that data is the new world currency, and the web is the exchange bureau through which it's traded. As consumers, we're positively …

Is Data Socialization The Next Big Thing In Data Analytics?

The Big Data revolution in business has come about due to the huge increase in the amount of information we’re able to capture and analyze, from an ever growing number of sources. It’s the driving force behind a wider wave of technology-driven transformation which is taking place thanks to advances …

Big Data

How Mercedes Is Preparing For The 4th Industrial Revolution: Big Data, Machine Learning And Drones

In an era of great uncertainty and disruption for automotive manufacturers, Mercedes and its parent company Daimler are jumping in full throttle as leaders of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Not only are they designing new vehicles, but their services, influence in the transportation industry and …

Machine Learning

3 Milestones in Artificial Intelligence Were Just Reached -- and They Could Change Healthcare as We Know It

Good news for investors with these huge AI developments: There's still a lot of money to be made.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is a "tsunami" that's …

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

53% Of Companies Are Adopting Big Data Analytics

• Big data adoption reached 53% in 2017 for all companies interviewed, up from 17% in 2015, with telecom and financial services leading early adopters.<br>• Reporting, dashboards, advanced visualization end-user “self-service” and data warehousing are the top five technologies and initiatives strategic to …

Big Data

A New Kind of AI: Google's Deep Learning Neural Nets Have Learned Encryption

Developing Its Own Encryption<p>Alice and Bob can keep secrets — well, at least from Eve. These three are the neural networks (or neural nets) that a …

Deep Learning

Putting Your Analytics to Work for You

JuralMin / Pixabay<p>No matter the size or complexity of your business, one thing remains true: you are collecting data. With the rise of the internet …

Marketing

Will AI finally democratise analytics?

It’s not lost on me that AI is being hyped to the hilt. However the recent developments I’ve seen have convinced me that AI’s innovations hold the …

Why Startups Need Business Analytics

Large global enterprises have long been exploiting the benefits of business analytics. For startups and SMEs, however, it’s a different story. Recent …

Startups

The Future of Human Work Is Imagination, Creativity, and Strategy

It seems beyond debate: Technology is going to replace jobs, or, more precisely, the <i>people</i> holding those jobs. Few industries, if any, will be untouched.<p>Knowledge workers will not escape. Recently, the CEO of Deutsche Bank predicted that half of its 97,000 employees could be replaced by robots. One …

What is Deep Learning? Here's Everything Marketers Need to Know

The machines are here.You may have heard rumors about artificial intelligence (AI) potentially taking over our jobs. And the question is: Should you …

Why Data Analytics Must Be Compulsory In MBA Programs | Articles | Big Data

According to a recent report by digital transformation firm Atos, 40% of businesses are using data analytics in key functions such as sales or …

Hadoop 3 confronts the realities of storage growth

While Hadoop was designed around commodity infrastructure, Hadoop 3.x confronts the reality that too much cheap storage can get expensive.<p>When it …

Ubiquitous Computing

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

10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective On Artificial Intelligence's Growth

• There has been a 14X increase in the number of active AI startups since 2000.<br>• Investment into AI start-ups by venture capitalists has increased 6X since 2000.<br>• The share of jobs requiring AI skills has grown 4.5X since 2013.<p>These and many other fascinating insights are from Stanford University’s …

Artificial Intelligence

Tricking Neural Networks: Create your own Adversarial Examples

10 Jan 2018 | Daniel Geng and Rishi Veerapaneni<p>Assassination by neural network. Sound crazy? Well, it might happen someday, and not in the way you …

How ML and AI will transform business intelligence and analytics

​Machine learning and artificial intelligence advances in five areas will ease data prep, discovery, analysis, prediction, and data-driven decision …

Big Data

Data Scientia

Circa 1997, the reigning world chess champion Garry Kasparov was against an unknown opponent. The opponent was formidable. Garry was not playing a …