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Communicating Your Company Culture to Candidates

You’re seeing the buzzword, “<i>culture</i>,” pop-up everywhere. It has begun to dictate your company meetings, it was the main topic of discussion at the …

Employment

SRI International joins DARPA program to teach AI ‘memory’ recall

SRI International, creator of Apple’s Siri, has joined the Lifelong-Learning Machines research program from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the innovation arm of the U.S. Department of Defense. SRI plans to train AI to play Starcraft and mimic memory recall in dreams.<p>The goal …

Artificial Intelligence

It's Time To Adopt AI Into Your Business Model

When people think of artificial intelligence (AI), they might envision an evil supercomputer or a lifelike robot plotting to overtake its owner.<p>The reality of AI isn’t that dark. In fact, you are probably using it already. Salesforce, Gmail and even Netflix utilize AI in some capacity. AI also …

Artificial Intelligence

How Artificial Intelligence Is Raising The Bar On The Science Of Marketing

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become part of the business landscape. It’s now accepted as a technology for many applications and platforms. However, marketing is one of the areas where AI is transforming how the process works. As such, it’s also solving some marketing challenges across …

Artificial Intelligence

Data Warehouse and Data Lake Analytics Collaboration

<i>This blog was written with the thoughtful assistance of David Leibowitz, Dell EMC Director of Business Intelligence, Analytics & Big Data</i>So data …

Big Data

Want to Be More Successful? 4 Hot Skills to Sharpen Now

Get your startup skills in shape this summer.<p>Been out of school for a while? Thinking about graduate programs? As yet another school year comes to an end, some of you may be thinking about going back to school. With skills and job-needs changing every year, it may not be a bad idea to keep your …

Artificial Intelligence

The new era of the Multi-Model Database

Increasingly, customers are demanding that their databases take on multiple chores. Emergence of multi-model databases providing developers multiple …

Databases

The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

Overview<p>The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect by Judea Pearl, Dana Mackenzie<p><b>A Turing Prize-winning computer scientist and statistician</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

The Growth of Chatbots Usage in Customer Service Industry [Infographic]

The proliferation of chatbot madness did not start today. Introduced by Alan Turing, chatbox begun in the 1950s. The artificial intelligence industry …

Chatbots

Artificial Neural Nets Grow Brainlike Cells to Find Their Way

Having the sense to take a shortcut, the most direct route from point A to point B, doesn’t sound like a very impressive test of intelligence. Yet …

Deep Learning

AI And The Third Wave Of Silicon Processors

The semiconductor industry is currently caught in the middle of what I call the third great wave of silicon development for processing data. This time, the surge in investment is driven by the rising hype and promising future of artificial intelligence, which relies on machine learning techniques …

Machine Learning

AI for Resumes

Résumés

39 questions to make small talk with anyone

There’s nothing quite like breaking the conversational barrier with a friend or co-worker. In order to reach that level of chummy rapport, though, …

Commuting

Machine Learning’s ‘Amazing’ Ability to Predict Chaos

Half a century ago, the pioneers of chaos theory discovered that the “butterfly effect” makes long-term prediction impossible. Even the smallest …

Machine Learning

How to build a successful movement in 4 steps

<i>Phil Roeder (CC BY-NC-ND).</i><p>There’s a kind of Hunger Games occurring among organizations and brands to seize people’s attention and loyalty. Here’s …

Penguin Random House

IDG Contributor Network: When and how to get started with deep learning in digital transformation programs

Some recent surveys and predictions show that an increasing number of enterprises are making investments in all forms of AI and there is a growing …

Artificial Intelligence

Measuring the Power of a Classifier With VC Dimension

Using VC dimension to gauge an algorithm’s expressivenessWhen choosing a classifier for your data, an obvious question to ask is “What kind of data …

Machine Learning

The Information Technology Dilemma

The Fourth Industrial Revolution — a global transitioning to a new set of systems and the integration of digital and physical technologies — is upon us. Processing is rising exponentially, knowledge is becoming accessible to more people and information gathering is at an all-time high. Over the …

IT

Why Our Faces Are The New Social Currency

Your future is written all over your face - that much we know. Even before Apple launched its iPhone X with facial-recognition security late last …

Artificial Intelligence

7 Factors Influencing Artificial Intelligence Job Creation and Replacement

With every advancement in artificial intelligence (AI) and automation, the looming fear of total human replacement tends to grow.<p>There are legitimate …

Artificial Intelligence

A Comprehensive Guide to Understand and Implement Text Classification in Python

Table of Contents<p>In this article, I will explain about the text classification and the step by step process to implement it in python.<p>Text …

Deep Learning

10 Things You Should Know About Deep Learning

This type of machine learning is going to become increasingly important in analytics and enterprise applications.<p>1 of 11<p>Most IT leaders have heard of …

Machine Learning

The Stanford Natural Language Processing Group

The documentation for training your own classifier is somewhere between bad and non-existent. But nevertheless, everything you need is in the box, …

Natural Language Processing

AI researchers are making more than $1 million, even at a nonprofit

Research lab Open AI paid its top researcher more than $1.9 million in 2016. Salaries for top AI researchers have skyrocketed because there are not …

Artificial Intelligence

Sanskrit most suitable for machine learning, AI: Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind stresses that experts believe that Sanskrit is most appropriate for writing algorithms besides use in machine learning and …

Machine Learning

Ian Goodfellow

A few years ago, after some heated debate in a Montreal pub, Ian Goodfellow dreamed up one of the most intriguing ideas in artificial intelligence. …

Artificial Intelligence: Real-World Applications

Artificial Intelligence(AI) & Machine Learning(ML) have been a part of our day-to-day activities. Due to heavy investment in this sector, we can see …

Artificial Intelligence

The Patentability of Blockchain Technology and the Future of Innovation | Section of Intellectual Property Law

The 2008 Bitcoin Paper<p>In November 2008, Bitcoin’s creator, known by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, published a paper via the Cryptography Mailing …

From automation to opacity: Overcoming marketers’ AI anxieties

Artificial intelligence is revolutionizing businesses across industries. More than half of the executives surveyed in a 2017 PwC report said that AI …

6 Ways AI Transforms How We Develop Software

AI is transforming all business functions, and software development is no exception. Not only can machine learning techniques be used to accelerate the traditional software development lifecycle (SDLC), they present a completely new paradigm for inventing technology.<p>Traditionally, developing a …

Machine Learning