Ryan Hayashino

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Embroidering electronics into the next generation of 'smart' fabrics

Archaeology reveals that humans started wearing clothes some 170,000 years ago, very close to the second-to-last ice age. Even now, though, most …

What if 1,000+ marketing technology vendors were the new normal? - Chief Marketing Technologist

<i>Overcrowded.</i><p>That was probably the most common remark to my latest marketing technology landscape. Well, aside from more colorful exclamations that …

Predicting Likes: Inside A Simple Recommendation Engine's Algorithms

A recommendation engine (sometimes referred to as a recommender system) is a tool that lets algorithm developers predict what a user may or may not …

Data Science

Why Hyperscale Cloud Providers Are Gobbling Up Marketshare

According to new research released April 11, more than two-thirds of the key cloud service markets are owned by only a couple of dozen major-league …

A new brain health app from Neurotrack warns users of memory decline

A Redwood City, Calif. startup called Neurotrack Technologies Inc. has created a brain health app that is helping scientists unravel the mysteries of memory, and work to find a cure for Alzheimer’s.<p>Its simple browser-based app screens users for signs of cognitive decline based on their eye movement …

The Brain

The Science Of Marketing

<i>Marketing in Silicon Valley requires a scientific approach.</i><p>Math was my favorite subject in high school. After college, I was primed for the well-trodden path to investment banking where I could play with numbers all day. Instead, when Google came calling in search of marketers, my career took an …

Americans believe robots will take everyone else’s job, but theirs will be safe

You may accept, by now, that robots will take over lots of jobs currently held by human workers. But you probably believe they won't be taking yours. …

Enterprise AI needs high data quality to succeed

There’s no doubt that AI has usurped big data as the enterprise technology industry’s favorite new buzzword. After all, it’s on Gartner’s 2017 Hype Cycle for emerging technologies, for a reason.<p>While progress was slow during the first few decades, AI advancement has rapidly accelerated during the …

Artificial Intelligence

The A/B Test: Inside the Technology That’s Changing the Rules of Business

Author: Brian Christian. Brian Christian Magazine<p>Date of Publication: 04.25.12.<p>Time of Publication: 8:47 pm. 8:47 pm<p>Dan Siroker helps companies …

This Robot Tractor Is Ready to Disrupt Construction

Zipping around like a bumblebee, the little black-and-yellow tractor claws its bucket into one of San Francisco’s few vacant lots, kicking up a puff …

BBC to Reinvent Programming With AI Assistance

Can AI help save the BBC? (via Geralt/Pixabay)<p>The British Broadcasting Company hopes artificial intelligence can help create “a more personal …

Statistical Machine Learning with Microsoft ML

MicrosoftML is an R package for machine learning that works in tandem with the RevoScaleR package. (In order to use the MicrosoftML and RevoScaleR …

Machine Learning

Stop the hype: The real value of IBM Watson is driving small, incremental business changes

IBM's Watson is impressive technology, even if it can't quite cure cancer. It's time the company positioned it accordingly.<p>IBM wants you to associate …

M&A between energy and artificial intelligence firms soared this year

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) between energy and artificial intelligence (AI) or big data companies shot up over the past year as renewable energy …

Artificial Intelligence

Doctors Swear to 'Do No Harm.' Why Don’t Data Scientists?

Two researchers from Stanford University recently claimed to have constructed a machine learning algorithm that predicted sexual orientation from …

Codes of Conduct

Big Data and NoSQL: A Great Coupling

Big data has been a buzzword and topic of conversation for many years. Similarly, the idea of NoSQL as a data store versus "traditional" relational …

Databases

It's time for a new C-Suite position: Chief AI Officer

A survey of 260 large organizations suggests enterprise adoption of AI is growing at a remarkable pace. That's a huge opportunity for savvy IT …

How Data Is Changing The Education System | Articles | Big Data

The United States education system, despite the country’s massive wealth, has never really fulfilled its potential, lagging behind many other …

Machine Learning

Streamr, the Decentralized Real-Time Data Economy, Joins the Trusted IoT Alliance

ADVERTISEMENTS<p>Share with:<p>Streamr, the decentralized peer-to-peer data sharing protocol, today announced that it has joined the Trusted IoT Alliance, …

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 …

Machine Learning

Basic Income Isn't Just About Robots, Says Mayor Who Just Launched Pilot Program

The idea of universal basic income is popular in Silicon Valley because it’s seen as a potential solution to job losses in the age of automation.<p>The idea of basic income — in which the government gives all citizens a small monthly stipend — has grown popular in tech circles, not in the least …

How to Prepare Yourself For a Career in Big Data

Revenues for big data and business analytics is expected to be more than $203 billion by 2020 according to IDC – and this means more jobs in these …

Google Wants to Train Other Companies to Use Its AI Tools

As Google’s boss, Sundar Pichai has put artificial intelligence at the center of almost everything the internet giant does these days. Now he wants …

How to use APIs from Twitter, Google & Facebook to find data, ideas

As more and more journalists are finding, APIs are a great way to get data for your Web applications and projects.<p>An API, or application programming …