Wolfgang Henseler

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Wie tickt eine künstliche Intelligenz?

Medizin, Recht, Finanzen: In vielen Bereichen treffen zunehmend künstliche Intelligenzen wichtige Entscheidungen. Damit Menschen diese nachvollziehen …

Digitale Wirtschaft

Amazon gegen Apple: Wettrennen um erstes Billionen-Dollar-Unternehmen

Die Börsenparty bei Technologie-Aktien bleibt in vollem Gange. Im Zeitalter von Smartphones & Co sorgt die Branche an den Aktienmärkten für …

Finanzen

Bridging the gap between medical appliance and innovative wearable

Literally the size of a quarter, the Dab is an unobtrusive Holter ECG/EKG that rests comfortably on your chest, constantly reading your heart’s …

Interview: How Contextual User Experiences Are Optimizing Services

In this interview, CEO and co-founder of Talla Rob May discusses how his company is using big data and artificial intelligence to help businesses …

Machine Learning

The Hidden Cost of Touchscreens

In 2012 I tried out a brand new luxury vehicle at a automotive conference. It was a minimalist European model, and nothing seemed out of …

UX Design

Amazon makes Prime Pantry its latest monthly subscription option

Amazon is making changes to how its Prime Pantry service is priced. Rather than the flat $5.99 fee per box for Prime members of yore, starting today it'll cost you $4.99 each month for unlimited deliveries and free shipping on orders over $40. As <i>Windows Central</i> notes, if you aren't a Prime member, …

Free Shipping

An Amazon-backed smart thermostat company just snagged another $36 million to take on Google's Nest

Ecobee<p><b>Ecobee, a Toronto-based smart thermostat company, has raised $47 million CAD (about $36 million USD) in funding, bringing its Series C round to</b> …

Smart Homes

You can ask Alexa what’s inside this giant Amazon box

The highly anticipated movie <i>Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom</i> <i></i>hits theaters in some countries on June 7, with the global rollout just a couple weeks …

Jurassic World

Count your bees with a Raspberry Pi and machine learning

Sure, you worry about your bees, what with colony collapse disorder, but they're hard to count!<p>Mat Kelsey's ingenious, well-documented solution was …

Machine Learning

Raspberry Pi Image Recognition System With Alexa Voice

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts searching for a new project to keep them busy may be interested in a Raspberry Pi image recognition tutorial which has been …

Raspberry Pi

Geoff McFetridge Illustrates Eddie Huang & Others for New Amazon Short Story Series

Best of all: it’s free for Prime users.<p>For his latest creative effort, Geoff McFetridge has cooked up some new illustrations of Eddie Huang and other high-profile, talented individuals for a new Amazon series. Dubbed <i>The Real Thing</i>, McFetridge says the endeavor is a “fairly new” undertaking for …

New York City

Künstliche Intelligenz in der Kantine

Fruchttaschen, Topfengolatschen oder Zimtschnecken. Was A1 Mitarbeiter in der Kantine in der Firmenzentrale in der Wiener Lasallestraße auf ihre …

Wirtschaft

Jeff Bezos will die Schwerindustrie ins All verlagern

Dass Jeff Bezos mit seinem Raumfahrtunternehmen "Blue Origin" die Rückkehr des Menschen auf den Mond befördern will, ist bekannt. Die Pläne des …

Jeff Bezos

Elektrogroßhändler spart mit IoT-Plattform 15 Prozent Energie

Die Auswertung durch die App förderte überraschende Ergebnisse zutage. So wurde etwa angenommen, dass der Motorenbereich, in dem beispielsweise rund …

Digital

Four MIT graduates created a restaurant with a robotic kitchen that cooks your food in three minutes or less

Spyce is a new restaurant in Boston powered by a robotic kitchen that cooks your food in three minutes or less. MIT graduates Michael Farid, Brady Knight, Luke Schlueter, and Kale Rogers created the robotic technology and restaurant concept while in college. Known as the "Spyce Boys", the founders …

Student Athletes

Top 10 Best Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning Tools Today

<b>Top 10 Best Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning Tools For You</b><p>Artificial Intelligence is profoundly changing the way we consider technology. …

How to hear (and delete) every conversation your Amazon Alexa has recorded

Digital assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are designed to learn more about you as they listen, and part of doing so is to record conversations you’ve had with them to learn your tone of voice, prompts, and requests. Recently, this feature-not-a-bug has landed Amazon in a string of …

Smart Homes

Charlotte Approves Bird, Lime, and Spin to Launch in Pilot E-Scooter Program

The North Carolina city passed a pilot program and permitted the three e-scooter companies to operate.<p>E-scooter startups Lime, Bird, and Spin launched fairly peacefully in Charlotte this week -- a markedly different situation than when all three launched without warning in San Francisco earlier …

San Francisco

Amazon Just Did Something Brilliant to Increase Its Profits (And Why You Should Copy It)

This one decision increased Amazon's revenue by over a billion dollars. Steal a page out of their playbook and increase your profit margin by 15% or more today.<p>In a letter to shareholders in April, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared, for the first time ever, the total number of Amazon Prime members (100 …

eCommerce

Amazon banned this shopper. Then he outsmarted them

We'll call him "Mark." About three years ago, Mark got an email from Amazon saying, "We noticed that a number of your orders have been returned."<p>It was the start of a rocky relationship with the world's biggest e-commerce company. Several months later, Mark got banned from Amazon for making too …

eCommerce

Revealed: What Amazon knows about you and how to delete it

Take back control of your data on Amazon and stop the site tracking everything we do<p>Amazon may not collect as much data as Google or Facebook (at …

Smart Homes

An Amazon Echo Shared A Woman's Private Conversation As A Voice Message

Amazon says the Echo mistakenly heard the "Alexa" wake word, in addition to multiple confirmation prompts.<p>A Portland, Oregon woman named Danielle said she feels like Amazon Echo invaded her family's privacy after the voice-controlled device sent audio recordings of her private conversation to one …

Smart Homes

Seattle hebt "Obdachlosensteuer" bei Amazon und Co ein

Die Amazon-Heimatstadt Seattle führt eine umstrittene neue Steuer ein, bei der größere Unternehmen jährlich 275 Dollar (229,4 Euro) pro Mitarbeiter …

Google, Amazon und Facebook werden bald Versicherungen anbieten

Internetriesen wie Google, Amazon und Facebook könnten nach Einschätzung der Beratungsgesellschaft Capgemini bald in Konkurrenz zu …

Wirtschaft

Amazon & Jeff Bezos Under Fire for "Powering a Government Surveillance Infrastructure"

Civil rights organizations protest the tech behemoth’s facial recognition system.<p>Amazon premiered its image recognition service, Rekognition, in late 2016, part of its Amazon Web Services cloud computing package. It then began promoting the technology to law enforcement agencies, claiming that …

Surveillance

US-Bürgerrechtler warnen vor Amazons Überwachungstechnik

Das Gesicht einer gesuchten Person aus Aufnahmen Tausender herauspicken? Amazon bietet das Strafverfolgern an, zu Kleckerbeträgen. Nun jedoch regt …

Digital

No one buys clothes on Amazon because they’re fashionable

Amazon is vying to become the largest apparel seller in the US, where it already trails only Walmart. But even those who buy clothes on the site say Amazon isn’t a destination for fashion.<p>The e-commerce giant’s success selling clothing is being fueled by millennials with Amazon Prime. Members of …

eCommerce

Machine learning is helping computers spot arguments online before they happen

‘Hey there. It looks like you’re trying to rile someone up for no good reason?’<p>It’s probably happened to you. You’re having a chat with someone online (on social media, via email, in Slack) when things take a nasty turn. The conversation starts out civil, but before you know it, you’re trading …

Machine Learning

Orlando Police Testing Amazon's Real-Time Facial Recognition

<b>Updated at 4:35 p.m. ET</b><p>Tech companies are trying to sell police real-time facial recognition systems, which can track and identify people as they walk down the street. As NPR reported two weeks ago, American police have generally held off, but there's new evidence that one police department — …

Surveillance

Amazon bans customers who return items too often

Shoppers have taken to social media after being "exiled" from the online storefront<p>Amazon may not be the customer-friendly, free returns paradise it …

eCommerce