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5 Ways Artificial Intelligence Can Help Your Brand Grow

Why has AI become one of the most popular topics among marketers? Because it makes our lives easier.<p>And then there’s the next question: How can it …

Artificial Intelligence

IBM Watson CTO on Why Augmented Intelligence Beats AI

Rob High, Vice President and CTO of IBM Watson, discusses how artificial intelligence will improve customer service and help people get the answers …

Intelligence

Inside IBM's Vision for Headless with Watson Content Hub

Back in March, when the hype surrounding headless content delivery was at its peak, we implored headless CMS vendors to consider the marketers during …

Digital Marketing

IBM Announces Blockchain Truck-Tracking Solution

IBM has teamed up with Colombian logistics firm AOS to develop a solution that uses blockchain and the Internet of Things to track deliveries.Source

Bitcoin

IBM Watson Makes a Treatment Plan for Brain-Cancer Patient in 10 Minutes; Doctors Take 160 Hours

The AI doctor analyzed a patient's full genome, then suggested drugs and clinical trials Illustration: iStockphotoIn treating brain cancer, time is …

Cancer

Plasticity wants to help chatbots seem less robotic

Y Combinator backed Plasticity is tackling the problem of getting software systems to better understand text, using deep learning models trained to understand what they’re reading on Wikipedia articles — and offering an API for developers to enhance their own interfaces.<p>Specifically they’re …

Startups

Toyota, Intel, others to form auto big-data consortium

Toyota, chipmaker Intel and other technology and auto companies are forming a consortium to create an ecosystem for big data used in connected cars, the Japanese automaker said on Thursday.<p>Swiss telecom equipment maker Ericsson, Japanese auto parts maker Denso Corp and telecoms firm NTT DoCoMo are …

Autos

HSBC and IBM develop cognitive intelligence solution to digitise global trade

<b>*Working with IBM, HSBC has developed a new technology to help automate and simplify the processing of millions of documents used daily in</b> …

FinTech

Cognitive Computing Comes To The Fore in Digital Transformation

By Amy BurroughsIBM’s Watson takes artificial intelligence to the next level for smart business applications.

Business Technology

Seven issues that need every marketer's attention right now

<b>Regardless of your brand, your industry or your job title, Rob Morrison argues you need a point-of-view on each of these issues. At least for …

Marketing

Dentsu Aegis' The Story Lab, Influential Declare One Another "Preferred Partners"

Denstu Aegis’ content agency, The Story Lab and start-up influencer tech shop, Influential, have regularly teamed up on client campaigns over the …

Advertising Industry

IBM At 52-Week Low

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has reported revenue decline for 21 straight quarters now. It has tried its hand at disruptive technologies like Blockchain, cloud …

Business

How To Avoid Being Replaced by A Robot

Facing The Next Wave Of Automation And Machine IntelligenceThere is growing concern everywhere about the impact of automation on the job market. …

Intelligence

Why Google Beat AWS, IBM Watson, And Others in Forrester's Insight PaaS Wave

If you’re not familiar with the term "Insight Platforms-As-A-Service," fear not, it’s new. Forrester, the term's creator, thinks Google is the lone …

Business Intelligence

8 Technologies and Platforms Every Forward-Thinking Marketer Needs to Know – Adweek

From IBM’ssouped-up supercomputer Watson to Google’s tricked-out, self-driving cars, marketers are navigating a new wave of tech services and …

Augmented Reality

Veritas Genetics Scoops Up an AI Company to Sort Out Its DNA

Genes carry the information that make you <i>you</i>. So it's fitting that, when sequenced and stored in a computer, your genome takes up gobs of memory—up …

DNA

Here’s What You Need to Know About Voice AI, the Next Frontier of Brand Marketing – Adweek

Soon enough, your breakfast bar could be your search bar. Your lamp could be how you shop for lightbulbs. Your Chevy or Ford might be your vehicle …

Advertising Industry

Marketers need to start giving millennials what they want: artificial intelligence

Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are the latest high-profile business leaders to butt heads over the use of artificial intelligence, with the two …

Artificial Intelligence

AI Now Analyzes Inflections In Real-Time Voice Calls

Invoca created technology to train custom predictive models that identifies the nuances of a voice call to a business. Allstate, Frontier …

Advertising Industry

5 Emerging Use Cases of the IBM OpenWhisk Serverless Platform

Serverless is being explored and chosen as a cloud architecture options by start-ups keen to leverage the new technology to gain a disruptive edge, …

Cloud Computing

Codify Academy Taps IBM Cloud with Watson to Design Cognitive Chatbot

Chatbot "Bobbot" has driven thousands of potential leads, 10 percent increase in converting visitors to students<p>ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 4, 2017 …

Chatbots

How bots will change the way we shop

If you’ve used the internet or interacted with Alexa lately, you’ve come in contact with some form of artificial intelligence (AI). And if you’ve chatted with Pizza Hut via Facebook Messenger, you’re interacting with a bot. While it may seem strange, chatbots and AI assistants are integrating into …

Chatbots

Skilling India’s largest growing demographic using IBM Watson

<i>This story is sponsored by IBM.</i>India is projected to be the youngest country in the world by 2020, with approximately half of India’s 1.2 billion …

Startups (India)

Artificial intelligence–What is so 'artificial' about it?

AI is supposed to assist human beings in doing their jobs better.<p><b>What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?</b><p>Are you intrigued by the sheer ease with which …

Intelligence

How logic games have advanced AI thinking

Pitting a chess computer against a chess champion used to be the end goal for machine intelligence. We explore how game play has improved artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Rise of the robot

Walsh’s book goes back to 1950, when there were fewer than a dozen computers worldwide. “Each was a glorious combination of vacuum tubes, relays, …

Artificial Intelligence

The Modern Tech Banks Need to Fight Financial Crimes

By Phil GoldsteinArtificial intelligence, network analysis and visualizations can help financial institutions find and stop money laundering and …

Business Technology

Here are some of the ideas from Facebook’s Journalism Project hackathons

AI to reduce news bias? A Facebook recommendation widget for a site’s own news stories? Facebook’s engineering team has held hackathons for news organizations in four cities — NYC, London, Hamburg, and Paris — over the past few months. In a Thursday blog post, Piyush Mangalick, Facebook’s partner …

Media Industry

How to avoid losing in the competitive “future of work”

Did you get the memo? We’re living in the future. But despite being in the middle of the 4th Industrial Revolution (or Industry 4.0), we’re not seeing the increase in productivity we’re used to seeing with the previous revolutions.<p>Labor productivity growth is at a historical low, in defiance of the …

Moore's Law

Interview with IBM Watson CTO Bryson Koehler

Bryson Koehler is CTO of IBM Watson and IBM Cloud, as well as general manager and distinguished engineer for IBM.Before joining IBM, Koehler served …

Artificial Intelligence