Machine learning is being used right now in these industries

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Machine learning no longer is a “future” technology. Organizations in industries from mining to manufacturing to medicine are using machine learning today to better serve customers, fuel research and product breakthroughs, and transform operations. Here are just a few examples: Mining Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are helping mining companies find minerals more efficiently […]

Cognitive computing and AI help insurers’ contact center personnel succeed

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Cognitive computing and artificial intelligence (AI) present a new set of possibilities throughout insurance organizations, and can provide clear benefits within contact centers. Cognitive computing and AI capabilities are breathing new life into existing applications, creating new applications to provide deep insights and enabling insurers to drive transformation and innovation while achieving better business results. […]

Embracing analytics is a good start, but it’s not enough

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Nearly three-quarters of large enterprises already have benefited from big data and artificial intelligence (AI) initiatives, according to a survey published early this year in Harvard Business Review. Among those benefits, write co-authors Thomas Davenport and Randy Bean, are better decisions through advanced analytics, better customer service, lower costs, and innovation. However, only about one […]

Deception as a cyber defense: More critical than ever

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As more devices are connected to networks, and as more “smart” technologies such as voice assistants and chat bots become digitally indistinguishable from humans, bad actors are gaining new opportunities to breach enterprise systems and data using forms of deception both time-honored and new. For example, researchers in Japan have developed a method of dialogue that […]

Your workforce should be re-skilled, not replaced

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Intelligent technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and neural networks already are a part of many enterprises and are expected to radically transform the workplace. But a survey of enterprise leaders at MIT Technology Review‘s recent EmTech Next conference shows that more than half of organizations aren’t adequately prepared for a future in which […]

¿No utiliza chatbots o asistentes de voz en el trabajo? Pues, lo hará muy pronto

Los asistentes de voz y los chatbots se están convirtiendo en un lugar común en los hogares. Incluso, los abuelos están comenzando a preguntarle a Google Home o Echo Dot cuál es la temperatura o, si realmente quieren volverse locos, pueden quere saber ¡qué hora es en Anchorage, Alaska! ¿Pero hasta qué punto se utilizan […]

How to survive in a workplace where machines are doing more tasks

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I do a lot of Google News searches on how certain technologies — particularly artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, automation, and robotics — are impacting both the workplace and workers. It quickly becomes clear from results of a search for “jobs and AI” or “jobs and robots” that there are two general schools of thought: […]

Los futuros proveedores de servicios en la nube ofrecerán más “inteligencia”

Los proveedores de servicios en la nube (CSP, en siglas en inglés) están comenzando a ofrecer tecnologías inteligentes a los clientes empresariales, como una forma de diferenciarse de la competencia, según un reciente informe de mercado. “Para aumentar su cuota, muchos proveedores de servicios en la nube (CSP) están introduciendo instancias informáticas especializadas, centradas en […]

Digital fitness: The emergence of AI-driven training platforms

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When I signed up for my first Half Ironman two years ago, my approach to training was to go on Amazon.com and order a book that included three options for training plans based on available training time each week. I picked the intermediate plan averaging 10 hours a week, and over the course of 16 […]

¿Estamos esperando demasiado de la IA demasiado pronto?

Haz una búsqueda en Google sobre la frase “cómo la inteligencia artificial se está transformando”. Adelante, esperaré. Estás aquí para saber que incluso antes de presionar el botón “buscar”, Google sugiere que la inteligencia artificial (AI) está transformando: la profesión legal centros de contacto industrias globales la industria financiera Wall Street Una vez que presionas […]