Daniel Tidström

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5 Reasons to Make a Customer Data Platform the Hub of Your Martech Stack

As a digital marketer, you may be dealing with customer data that’s siloed across multiple martech databases and platforms. The result: Fractured …

Customer Experience

The OpenAI Dota 2 bots just defeated a team of former pros

And it wasn’t even close<p>A month and a half ago, OpenAI showed off the latest iteration of its <i>Dota 2</i> bots, which had matured to the point of playing and winning a full five-on-five game against human opponents. Those artificial intelligence agents learned everything by themselves, exploring and …

Artificial Intelligence

How banks are using artificial intelligence and machine learning to streamline the finance sector

Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most commonly referenced terms by financial institutions (FIs) and payments firms when describing their vision for the future of financial services.<p>AI can be applied in almost every area of financial services, but the combination of its potential and …

Artificial Intelligence

What's the Difference Between AI and Machine Learning?

<b>By Peter Jeffcock, Oracle Big Data Product Marketing</b><p>AI, machine learning, and deep learning—these terms overlap and are easily confused, so let’s …

Machine Learning

You Don’t Have to Be a Data Scientist to Fill This Must-Have Analytics Role

It’s no secret that organizations have been increasingly turning to advanced analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) to improve decision-making across business processes — from research and design to supply chain and risk management.<p>Along the way, there’s been plenty of literature and executive …

AI and Deep Learning in 2017 – A Year in Review

The year is coming to an end. I did not write nearly as much as I had planned to. But I’m hoping to change that next year, with more tutorials around …

Machine Learning

Competing On AI: The New 'New Science Of Winning'

Data is eating the world, one buzzword at a time.<p>In 2017, <i>The Economist</i> declared in “Data is Giving Rise to a New Economy”: “Data are to this century what oil was to the last one—a driver of growth and change.” And IDC estimated that by 2025 we will create 163 trillion gigabytes of data, ten times …

Big Data

How Machine Learning Can Turn You Into a Marketing Rock Star

Let your tech analyze data and deliver fresh marketing insights. With machine learning advances, it's possible for many businesses.<p>Do you remember a moment when you heard an artist or band that made all other music obsolete to you? Most likely the music transported you to a place where it felt as …

Artificial intelligence isn’t as clever as we think, but that doesn’t stop it being a threat

A new report tries to bring order to the messy business of measuring AI progress<p>How clever is artificial intelligence, really? And how fast is it progressing? These are questions that keep politicians, economists, and AI researchers up at night. And answering them is crucial — not just to improve …

Bad Data Is Ruining Machine Learning, Here's How To Fix It | Articles | Chief Data Officer

In a recent interview with us, Vijay D'Souza, Director of the Center for Enhanced Analytics at the US Government Accountability Office, noted that, …

SD Times GitHub Project of the Week: Pyro

Uber AI Labs is releasing its probabilistic programming language, Pyro, into open source this week. Pyro is part of Uber’s larger plan to provide …

Machine Learning

A tool to debug ‘black box’ deep-learning neural networks

Oops! A new debugging tool called DeepXplore generates real-world test images meant to expose logic errors in deep neural networks. The darkened …

Deep Learning

Understanding Customers by Blending Human Insight and Machine Learning

.<p>How can companies use machine learning to efficiently understand the needs and wants of their customers, without sacrificing the insights that come from employees’ intuition and empathy?<p>My company is in the business of helping other firms create new products and services that will be both …

Artificial Intelligence Has Officially Infiltrated the Fintech Industry

This fascinating relationship will teach us a thing or two about scaling...massively.<p>When artificial intelligence in business became public knowledge, there was a general freak out about all of the jobs that would be lost to the robot overlords. If AI assistants wormed their way into marketing and …

How to Spot a Machine Learning Opportunity, Even If You Aren’t a Data Scientist

Artificial intelligence is no longer just a niche subfield of computer science. Tech giants have been using AI for years: Machine learning algorithms power Amazon product recommendations, Google Maps, and the content that Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter display in social media feeds. But William …

How AI Is Changing the World of Advertising Forever

For how much Hollywood loves remakes, I’m curious to see what a futuristic Mad Men is going to look like. Don’t get me wrong; I’m not expecting to see robotic Don Draper, who writes poignant lines of copy aggregated from data points all over the world (that’d be cheesy and boring). Rather, I’d be …

Artificial Intelligence

Math vs. Speed: The Secrets of High Frequency Trading

The market isn't full of innocent players trading on what they honest to god think is a great price.<p><i>In HFT, are strategies (e.g. optimal execution, market making) purely mathematical or do they mainly rely on the technology (e.g. speed, collocation)? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain</i> …

Machine Learning

Experts Predict When A.I. Will Beat Humans In Everything

We had a good run.<p>After three years, A.I. will likely beat humans at Angry Birds, according to a major new survey of A.I. experts.<p>After four years, …

DataScience.com Releases Python Package for Interpreting the Decision-Making Processes of Predictive Models

Sponsored Post.<br>DataScience.com has released a beta version of <b>Skater</b>, its new Python library for interpreting predictive models. Skater uses a …

25 Examples of A.I. That Will Seem Normal in 2027

From cooking to dating to art.<p>In the last ten years, artificial intelligence has changed the world in subtle but sweeping ways, but it’s got nothing …

5 Machine Learning Projects You Can No Longer Overlook

5 Machine Learning Projects You Can No Longer Overlook

Machine Learning

Big Data: 6 Key Areas Every Product Manager Should Address - Tech Product Management

<i>Every Product Manager will bump into the Big Data challenge sooner or later. Will your product be ready to store, analyze, and present the flood of</i> …

Calling Bullshit.

<b>The world is awash in bullshit.</b> Politicians are unconstrained by facts. Science is conducted by press release. Higher education rewards bullshit over …

Startups

Data Can Lie–Here’s A Guide To Calling Out B.S.

Big data and machine learning are making it easier to B.S. with data, so two scientists made a free syllabus to combat it.<p>We live in a time awash in bullshit. There’s B.S. of the political kind, a type that’s risen to the forefront of the national conversation over the last year through fake news. …

A Lean approach to Data Science: introducing the "Big Data & Analytics Canvas"

We are now beyond the hype point in Big Data & Analytics. With two consequences. First, a greater number of organizations have started initiatives, …

Soon, The Only Tech Jobs Will Be Design Or Data

The robots are coming for web programming. And coding schools will soon be obsolete. Even an engineer admits: with increasing automation, technology …

Amazon Web Services

Challenges in Data Science: How to Better Organize Enterprise Components

How do Data Scientists fit into an organization? How is the role of a Data Scientist different from the role of a Data Engineer? How should the Data …

Installing Hive and Hadoop locally

Recently, I got a new laptop and therefore needed to do a fresh installation for Hive and Hadoop. There are quite a few steps along the way. Here’s …

Whoa, Google's AI Is Really Good at Pictionary

For Google, it's not enough that its products rely on machine learning and artificial intelligence. The company also wants you, its customer, to …