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9 Facts About Artificial Intelligence That Might Surprise You

Here are a few things investors will need to know about the rise of the machines.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is getting a lot of attention from …

Artificial Intelligence

A small-scale demonstration shows how quantum computing could revolutionize data analysis - MIT Technology Review

Over the past few decades, topology—a branch of mathematics dealing with shapes that can be turned into other shapes by processes like bending and …

Quantum Mechanics

Opinion: These 3 stocks are smart bets on the artificial intelligence revolution

“Artificial intelligence” is a misunderstood term, thanks in part to dystopian views of the technology across pop culture — from the iconic <i>Terminator</i> …

How Quantum Computers Will Revolutionize Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning And Big Data

We produce 2.5 exabytes of data every day. That’s equivalent to 250,000 Libraries of Congress or the content of 5 million laptops. Every minute of every day 3.2 billion global internet users continue to feed the data banks with 9,722 pins on Pinterest, 347,222 tweets, 4.2 million Facebook likes …

Germany has way more industrial robots than the US, but they haven’t caused job losses

The rise of the robots, coming first for our jobs, then maybe our lives, is a growing concern in today’s increasingly automated world. Just today (Oct. 10), the World Bank chief said the world is on a “crash course” to automate millions of jobs. But a recent report from Germany paints a less …

Manufacturing

IoT Investments Are Set to Jump in 2018

By Alexander SlaggLarge enterprises are leading the charge on Internet of Things deployments, according to a recent industry survey.

Big Data

Industrial Internet of Things - Reports - World Economic Forum

During the past 15 years, the Internet revolution has redefined business-to-consumer (B2C) industries such as media, retail and financial services. …

Internet of Things

The biggest innovation since the Internet

Blockchains are going to decentralize everythingAngelList co-founder Naval Ravikant sat down with Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin at Disrupt SF. The …

Blockchain

A.I. That Can See Around Corners is Just Around the Corner

MIT researchers have made "an AI for your blindspot."<p>By on<p>Filed Under A.I. & Smartphones<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your …

Data From 3.5 Million Employees Shows How Innovation Really Works

Sales and marketing were once disciplines ruled by emotions. But somewhere along the way, we recognized that they were based on definable pipelines and applied technology to manage those pipelines. Today you can put a corporate dashboard in place to manage them and tweak the settings to try to …

Innovation

Kurzweil Claims That the Singularity Will Happen by 2045

Kurzweil’s Predictions<p>Ray Kurzweil, Google’s Director of Engineering, is a well-known futurist with a high-hitting track record for accurate …

Major Companies like Tencent and FedEx Join Blockchain Research Institute

Several major companies and organizations like Tencent, courier delivery service provider FedEx, and the Ontario Ministry of Health have joined the …

Oracle announces blockchain-based enterprise service

During the Oracle OpenWorld event, Oracle announced its entry into the world of blockchain with a new enterprise-oriented service. It is …

Amazon Web Services

How Blockchain is Revolutionizing Content Distribution | Investopedia

The ever-increasing popularity of blockchain began with cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, but has since surpassed the worlds of finance and banking. …

Gamifying the Delivery of Money

By far the most popular article I’ve ever penned is “<b>Why Everyone Missed the Most Mind Blowing Feature of Cryptocurrency</b>”. Every day it’s tweeted …

Newsflash: Ripple Price Swims Upstream, Gains 10%

Advertisement<p>Ripple price makes significant gains on Thursday to fight the downward momentum of the wider cryptocurrency market amid marked trading …

Cryptocurrency

Disney built a blockchain — can it compete with Ethereum?

From animatronics to digital animation, the Walt Disney Company has long been a pioneer in emerging technology. And blockchain technology is no …

Check out our definitive IoT market participant landscape

The Internet of Things is a behemoth. IoT companies number nearly 3,000, employ 10 times that, and have created over $600 billion in value. But this behemoth is also mysterious, and, at times, confusing. So what exactly is IoT and who is involved?<p>According John Koetsier, IoT analyst and advisor to …

More funding for AI cybersecurity: Darktrace raises $75M at an $825M valuation

With cybercrime projected to reap some $6 trillion in damages by 2021, and businesses likely to invest around $1 trillion over the next five years to try to mitigate that, we’re seeing a rise of startups that are building innovative ways to combat malicious hackers.<p>In the latest development, …

The Future

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: An Introduction for Policymakers

<i>Paul MacDonnell, Executive Director, Global Digital Foundation</i><p>MYTH<p>For most people, machines that can think and act on their own have, until now, been …

Two Giants of AI Team Up to Head Off the Robot Apocalypse

There’s nothing new about worrying that superintelligent machines may endanger humanity, but the idea has lately become hard to avoid.<p>A spurt of …

The Internet’s Future Is More Fragile Than Ever, Says One Of Its Inventors

Vint Cerf, the co-creator of tech that makes the internet work, worries about hacking, fake news, autonomous software, and perishable digital history.<p>I’m squeezed into a side corridor at the elegant Westin St. Francis hotel in San Francisco during the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) …

Best Practices in Internet of Things Analytics

This column is authored by Srikanth Devarajan, Technical Director, NTT DATA IncThe post Best Practices in Internet of Things Analytics appeared first …

Big Data

Here’s our sneak peak of the definitive IoT landscape

After four years of investing, incubating, discovering, gathering and researching the field, we believe that the Internet Of Things, commonly referred to as IoT or the industrial Internet, will represent the most powerful force for business transformation since the birth of the Internet itself.<p>But …

Internet of Things

What Is Artificial Intelligence, Really?

In popular media, "Artificial Intelligence" is by turns godlike, monstrous, uncannily human and a hoax; it inspires both awe and deep suspicion - …

This Startup Is Lowering Companies Healthcare Costs With AI

The use of chatbot technology is making it possible to cut medical costs while improving results.<p>Growth Marketing Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Healthcare costs are rapidly increasing. For companies that provide health insurance for their employees, they’ve been …

Health Care

A Look At The Artificial Intelligence Companies And My Top 5

AI appears on our smartphones, with personal assistants, augmented and virtual reality headsets, robots, in data centers, and in semi and fully …

In the AI Age, “Being Smart” Will Mean Something Completely Different

Andrew Ng has likened artificial intelligence (AI) to electricity in that it will be as transformative for us as electricity was for our ancestors. I can only guess that electricity was mystifying, scary, and even shocking to them — just as AI will be to many of us. Credible scientists and research …

Being Different Is the New Normal: Why 'Disruption' Is Here to Stay.

Remember what Netflix did to Blockbuster? Don't let that happen to you.<p>E-commerce sales grew 15.6 percent in 2016 and now accounts for 11.7 percent of all retail sales, according to recent reports. Amazon alone accounts for 43 percent of those ecommerce sales. And it’s no secret that ecommerce has …