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Inspiring Employee Creativity

History, I argued in a prior article, suggests that technologies shape leadership. Today’s digital technologies, in addition to requiring companies …

3 Ways Successful People Think Differently From Everyone Else

Here's what really separates successful people from the rest of the pack.<p>Since starting my podcast a little over a year ago, I've had the pleasure of interviewing some pretty brilliant people about business, money and the idea of success. It's been quite an education for me as I interact with …

Amazon Is Making A Big Mistake

A lot has happened at Amazon (AMZN) since I wrote my last article about the company on June 6th. Let's examine just a little of it:<p>Amazon has …

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Inside Microsoft's AI Comeback

<b>Yoshua Bengio has never been one</b> to take sides. As one of the three intellects who shaped the deep learning that now dominates artificial …

AI’s huge impact on the workplace, and how corporates can manage this change — interview with Future of Work expert Professor Bob Aubrey

This is an interview from the SmartUp.io Leaders Series, where I had the pleasure of talking to <b>Professor Bob Aubrey</b>, who is a leader in the hugely …

85% of U.S. Adults Read the News on a Mobile Device

Are you reading this article on your smartphone? Probably, according to a recent survey—even if you’re over 65.<p>A Pew survey released last week found …

How long will it take for your job to be automated?

We’re often told that machines one day will be able to do our jobs – but when, exactly, is that likely to happen?<p>The world is widely considered to be on the cusp of a fourth industrial revolution – one where machines will be able to do many of the jobs currently performed by humans, and perhaps …

Artificial Intelligence

The case for an ideas-based economy

<i>Jim Balsillie is co-founder of the Institute of New Economic Thinking and former chairman and co-CEO of Research in Motion.</i><p>Over the past 30 years, technological advances and their economic benefits became rooted in the new rule-of-law framework that allowed for innovation to occur and get to the …

Top Digital Experts Share How Current Data Trends can Drive Business Success

Capitalizing on current trends in data and analytics can save businesses money and time, and even increase revenue. Here's what you need to know.<p>One of the perks to running a digital transformation company is working with incredible talent in the digital space. The team at my company, Centric …

The growing impact of artificial intelligence on workplace collaboration

So Artificial Intelligence (AI) is all the rage these days. AI and machine learning algorithms are increasingly being brought to bear on …

AI Weekly: Voice is the killer interface

This week’s news reminds me how much fun it is to be surprised by technology. Bonjour, Snips! Yesterday, the Paris-based AI startup raised $13 million, on top of an earlier $8 million investment, for technology that let developers put a voice assistant on nearly any device.<p>Add this to recent …

Amazon’s Move Signals End of Line for Many Cashiers

Imagine this scene from the future: You walk into a store and are greeted by name, by a computer with facial recognition that directs you to the items you need. You peruse a small area — no chance of getting lost or wasting time searching for things — because the store stocks only sample items. You …

AI Could Create More Than 800,000 Jobs By 2021, Study Says

There has been talk about robots taking over human jobs, which hints to people losing jobs, but a new report suggests artificial intelligence will …

Is The Concern Artificial Intelligence — Or Autonomy?

There's a provocative interview with the philosopher Daniel Dennett in Living on Earth.<p>The topic is Dennett's latest book — <i>From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds</i> — and his idea that Charles Darwin and Alan Turing can be credited, in a way, with the same discovery: that you don't …

Artificial Intelligence

How to start incorporating machine learning in the enterprise arena

The world is long past the Industrial Revolution, and now we are experiencing an era of Digital Revolution. Machine learning, artificial intelligence, and big data analysis are the reality of today’s world.<p>I recently had a chance to talk to Ciaran Dynes, Senior Vice President of Products at Talend …

These 7 Disruptive Technologies Could Be Worth Trillions of Dollars

Scientists, technologists, engineers, and visionaries are building the future. Amazing things are in the pipeline. It’s a big deal. But you already …

THE AI WILL SEE YOU NOW

They’re heeeere! Autonomous agents have finally hit a tipping point.<p>(<i>Note: I recently started doing a weekly Tech email for Flipboard, which comes</i> …

New algorithm to teach robots human etiquettes

Scientists have developed a new machine-learning algorithm to help robots display appropriate social behaviour in interactions with humans. Advances …

Entrepreneurs Should Stop Trying to Be Like Mark Zuckerberg

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Is Your Chatbot Intelligent Enough to Understand Your Customers?

Every chatbot claims to be artificially intelligent, but are they actually intelligent enough to understand humans? To provide a human touch to …

Sweden’s Museum of Failures pays homage to products that flopped

Oh hey, Nokia N-gage<p>Anyone remember the marketing catastrophe that was Bic for Her? Or what about the Ford Edsel, which lost so much money that the name “Edsel” became synonymous with failure? These are among the gems featured at Sweden’s newly-opened Museum of Failures, a shrine for mankind’s most …

Automation, Artificial Intelligence And The Human

Automation has already far exceeded the physical capabilities of humans and now artificial intelligence is on the brink of surpassing our mental …

How AI is taking over the global economy in one chart

For decades, corporate America has spurned big-lab research-and-development spending, the type that delivered the dizzying and broad tech and …

As Cost Plunges, Solar Power is Ready to Surpass Coal

Solar Boom<p>Solar power is among the easiest ways for individuals to hop on the clean energy generation train. There are many incentives afforded to …

Robots Managing Robots: Nokia's Digital Factory Of The Future

Even though Finland-based Nokia unloaded its mobile handset business on Microsoft in 2014, it remains the second-largest mobile equipment manufacturer in the world after Sweden-based Ericsson. The company has about 100,000 employees after its acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent in 2016.<p>Microsoft …

How chatbots are killing jobs (and creating new ones)

During the industrial revolution, there was an underlying fear about machines taking jobs away from humans.<p>Today, with the emergence of new technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) and chatbots, that fear seems to have increased. Sectors such as finance, health, retail, and law are slowly …

Chatbots

This App Uses Artificial Intelligence To Manage Your Inbox

There was a day a few years ago where I received 1000 emails.<p>I’m super careful about using my email address on online forms and what not, but every …

Boeing sees strong interest in potential new 737 model

© Reuters. A Boeing 737 MAX is seen on the static display, before the opening of the 52nd Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris<p>By Tim Hepher<p>…