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Chatbots in retail: the ultimate guide - Insider Trends

Chatbot. It’s a word that you’ve probably been hearing a lot recently. As one of the top new trends in retail, you’re going to keep on hearing it. …

6 Top-Notch Examples of Chat Bots

So, you have never tested a chatbot before?<p>Don't worry, according to our research you are part of the majority. <b>75% of UK consumers have not yet</b> …

11 Best Uses of Chatbots Right Now

Chatbots can schedule meetings, tell you the weather, and provide customer support. And that’s just the beginning.<p>Want to order pizza, schedule a …

Chatbots for work

One of the most talked-about tech trends this year is chatbots – or conversational user interfaces – which could transform the way people interact …

AI will transform smartphones into 'intelligent phones': Huawei

Artificial intelligence will 'fundamentally change' the smartphone, with the technology to transform phones to their next iteration, according to …

The Implications of AI Marketing, Big Data, and Machine Learning on Marketing Automation

Any organization looking to remain competitive in today’s high-tech digital world must constantly innovate and pilot new technologies and, most …

Blueshift: The Tech Startup Using A.I. To Shift How Marketers Engage Consumers

Founded in 2014, Blueshift is an industry-leading marketing technology company that specializes in using artificial intelligence to help businesses implement audience-of-one targeting. Using their proprietary technology, the startup equips B2C marketers with the tools to automate their targeting …

Customer Experience

How will robots and AI change our way of life in 2030?

Sydney Padua’s Ada Lovelace is a continual inspiration.At #WebSummit 2017, I was part of a panel on what the future will bring in 2030 with John …

Google proved that AI can reshape medicine

A doctor’s work isn’t all done in examination rooms. Many specialists spend lots of time alone with the lights out, examining photographs that reveal their patients’ internal workings.<p>That might soon change. A paper by Google published in the Journal of the American Medical Association details an …

Twitter Ranking Tweets With Machine Learning

Machine learning is entering production at Twitter as a way of ranking tweets and boosting engagement.Twitter engineers this week unveiled the social …

Introducing the future of visual discovery on Pinterest

By Dmitry Kislyuk | Pinterest engineering manager, Visual Search<p>Our mission at Pinterest is to help you discover and do things you love. Under the …

Machine Learning

10 Companies Using Machine Learning in Cool Ways

Main image: If science-fiction movies have taught us anything, it’s that the future is a bleak and terrifying dystopia ruled by murderous sentient …

How Artificial Intelligence Is Changing The Retail Experience For Consumers

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing everything from marketing to healthcare. And this holiday season is the beginning of the future for how marketers will leverage AI to better understand, connect with, and create superior experiences for consumers. To better appreciate the impact that AI is …

Cognitive Computing

5 Real World Examples of How Brands Use Artificial Intelligence in Marketing

How do real brands use AI to improve their marketing? Keep reading to learn about actionable ways top companies we’ve interviewed use marketing AI.

The Future of Human Communication: How Artificial Intelligence Will Transform the Way We Communicate

How AI And Machine Learning Are Used To Transform The Insurance Industry

Data has always been at the heart of the insurance industry. What has changed in our current reality to create massive disruption is the amount of data generated daily and the speed at which machines can process the info and uncover insights. We can no longer characterize the insurance industry as …

Artificial Intelligence

Do the pros of artificial intelligence outweigh the cons?

Would you implement an AI system that led millions of people to feel lonelier?<p>That resulted in massive unemployment?<p>That perpetuated inequality and racism?<p><b>Freedom from boredom versus unemployment</b><p>There is no doubt that artificial intelligence has many benefits. It frees people from repetitive, …

Chatbots Find Their Footing in the Enterprise

Ask and you shall receive. That’s the hope of developers working to create the next generation of enterprise chatbots, which promise to serve a …

Are Chatbots The Answer To Social Media Engagement? Hell, Yeah.

Marketing has changed by leaps and bounds in the last several years. In the early 2000s, it was all about SEO — filling the web pages with blocks of …

Chatbots

GUEST COMMENT The art of selling: AI in retail

There have been a number of buzzwords and defining technology trends in retail over the last decade: from Big Data, to omnichannel, and the …

Corporate Communication Tools and Artificial Intelligence in Human Resources

Artificial intelligence is no longer the future, it’s the present for many companies in many industries. We take AI for granted because many of us …

The Power of Internal Communications with Chatbots

• Service<br>• Mar 30, 2018<br>• by Hamza Ebrahim<p>The Power of Internal Communication With Chatbots<p>It is no lie that organisations have a long history of promoting …

To Improve Chatbots, Brands Need to Combine Automation With Human Oversight

Sephora is becoming something of a chatterbox. The beauty retailer regularly converses with customers, whether that’s by sharing prom tips with teens …

How Deep Learning Will Alter the Retail Space

Artificial Intelligence has been a hot word across all industries lately. Think all the fuss around self-driving cars, Google’s updated Assistant and …

The next generation of HomePods could have Face ID

It’s not so far-fetched<p>The first generation of HomePods, Apple’s intelligent speaker, isn’t shipping until December, but according to a report by <i>Nikkei</i>, Apple supplier Inventec Appliances is already making projections that future models might have facial and image recognition.<p>David Ho, the …