IBM Watson

IBM Watson and Autodesk reinvent customer service

Every year, companies spend 1.3 trillion dollars on 265 billion customer service calls. That’s five bucks a call. On average, the cost to find and hire a call center agent costs $4000 (not including salary), with an additional $4,800 for training — and with frustrated agents tending to drop like …

Customer Service

IBM, Docker grow partnership to drive container adoption across public cloud

As part of an expanded partnership, IBM will participate in Docker's Modernize Traditional Applications, and Docker Enterprise Edition will get an …

Docker

New ETF has robots pick investments

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A new fund will let robots pick stocks.<p>The AI Powered Equity Exchange-Traded Fund (AIEQ.P), which launched in the United States on Wednesday, will use IBM Corp's (IBM.N) Watson artificial intelligence technology to pick several dozen stocks with potential to beat the market, …

Business

How to Get a Job at Companies Like Facebook and Google, According to the People Who Work There

From understanding the company's core values to displaying a healthy amount of curiosity, here is what the top hiring executives are looking for in a job candidate.<p>You'd better bring your A game if you want to rock your next job interview.<p>That goes double if you're interviewing at some of the most …

Employment

SparkCognition revolutionizes security tools with IBM Watson

October 17, 2017 | Written by: Usman Shuja<p>Categorized: Cloud | Cognitive | Security<p>Share this post:<p>Someday, I want to tell my grandchildren about the …

Cognition

AMA Partners With IBM Watson, Cerner On Health Data Model

The American Medical Association is partnering with leading health systems and information technology companies including IBM and Cerner to bring structure and best practices to patient information and related health data.<p>Without a common data structure, there is chaos in healthcare when doctors …

Medical Technology

Box: Momentum Is Strong After BoxWorks And 2017 Analyst Day

Box shares have soared this week on the back of new product initiatives rolled out at the annual BoxWorks conference.<p>In its 2017 analyst day, …

Business

​Box unveils framework for applying machine learning to content, Box Skills

Leveraging the company's partnerships with major cloud service providers, Box is announcing an initial product line focused on audio, video, and …

Machine Learning

Box adds AI to automate content analysis of cloud files

Cloud content vendor Box adds AI from IBM, Microsoft, Google to automate content analysis of cloud files for enterprise collaborationThe post Box …

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 …

Artificial Intelligence

Box Skills applies AI and machine learning to growing multimedia content

Box CEO Aaron Levie has always had a vision for the company that extended well beyond its earliest use case as way to transfer files between machines online. His company has continually kept looking to the future at ways the Box toolset could adapt to the changing needs of the market. More than a …

Machine Learning

Deutsche Bank Announces First Artificial Intelligence Implementation Through IBM Watson

On Tuesday, Deutsche Bank announced it has started implementation for its Artificial Intelligence- Client Communication Center (AI-C³), which will be …

Artificial Intelligence

Box 'Skills' will use AI to turn your files into workflows and drive automation

The cloud storage vendor is using algorithms from IBM, Microsoft, and Google to add intelligence and functionality to static data.<p>Cloud storage …

Machine Learning

7 ways we are screwing up AI in health care

0 Shares<p>The health care AI space is frothy. Billions in venture capital are flowing, nearly every writer on the health care beat has at least an …

Machine Learning

Get a closer look at Gaurav Gupta and IBM Watson’s cognitive sari gown

Archie Panjabi’s gown at the Vogue Women Of The Year Awards, wasn’t just any pretty dress. The cognitive sari gown worn by the hostess was specially …

The powerful promise of AI

CIO veteran and industry consultant, Geoff Wenborn, sees enormous opportunity for artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare - identifying 35 use …

Artificial Intelligence

Real innovation in a gimmicky world

Real innovation versus gimmicks. True technology leaps versus hype. It’s difficult to determine which is which until after you’ve bought a product …

A new era: Artificial intelligence is now the biggest tech disrupter | Bloomberg Professional Services

<i>This analysis is by Bloomberg Intelligence analysts Anurag Rana, Anand Srinivasan, Jitendra Waral, Mandeep Singh, Sean Handrahan and Caitlin Noselli.</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

How Robots Are Changing the Way You See a Doctor

<i>The following feature is excerpted from</i> TIME Artificial Intelligence: The Future of Humankind, <i>available at retailers and at the Time Shop and …

Machine Learning

Travel Operations and Maintenance Are Getting Smarter With AI

We recently launched a Skift Video in partnership with IBM, <b>What The Rise of Cognitive Tech Means for Travelers</b>, which explores the travel industry’s …

Cognition

Sears Taps IBM Watson To Predict When Appliances Need Service, Before They Fail

Whether they expect it or not, consumers buying an appliance in the future will be getting a <i>smart</i> one.<p>And before that appliance fails, they likely …

Automation

Hitachi preparing AI for enterprise storage

AI continues to move up the stack from drives to racks to whole storage arrays. Hitachi is expected to make an AI announcement this winter and …

Big Data

IBM Watson: The Big Bet On IoT And AI

The Internet of Things is about connections and the massive amounts of data that result from those connections.<p>Trouble is, most of the resulting data …

Artificial Intelligence

The Fashion Industry Is Learning More And More About How You Spend, Thanks To AI

Luxury fashion has often been synonymous with unparalleled quality and exclusivity. However, the sobering reality is that many high-end brands have fallen behind in the age of the digital revolution and e-commerce. This begs the question: how can luxury brands make up for lost ground and deliver …

Tencent

Large Cap, Growth Catalysts, 4% Yield, 19% Upside: IBM

IBM is at a turning point (I know we already said that).<p>The market is underestimating the growing importance of the strategic imperatives and growth …

Stocks

Rocket fuel: Combining cloud computing and AI creates an explosive force for growth

Artificial intelligence and cloud computing are merging, creating the means for increased innovation for each industry. While cloud computing still …

Artificial Intelligence

The Impact of AI on Marketing Jobs

Marketing organization haven’t changed much in the last 40 years or so. But that’s about to change.We live in a world of <b>exponential change</b>. As we …

Intelligence

Using Machine Learning to Predict and Explain Employee Attrition

Employee attrition (churn) is a major cost to an organization. We recently used two new techniques to predict and explain employee turnover: …

Machine Learning

The Monday Stack: Watson Ads and Future Proofing

Our weekly column on marketing tech and ops

Marketing