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10 Ways AI Helps Improve Customer Experiences

10 Ways AI Helps Improve Customer Experiences

Artificial intelligence is making its way into business processes across organizations. However, recent research from PointSource  (registration required) indicates one of its greatest impacts can be seen in the customer experience arena, and specifically, in online shopping.

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Understanding the Needs of Machine Learning Engineers

Understanding the Needs of Machine Learning Engineers

It’s a good time to be a machine learning engineer. According to Indeed's best jobs in the US report for 2018, the position of machine learning engineer ranked fourth, behind commercial project manager (first), full stack developer (second) and computer vision engineer (third).

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What Is Deep Learning and How Does it Relate to AI?

What Is Deep Learning and How Does it Relate to AI?

Google’s AlphaGo made history in May 2017 when it defeated Ke Jie, the world’s reigning champion of the ancient Chinese game Go. It was the first computer program to defeat a professional human Go player, much less a world champion. Later that year, Google introduced AlphaGo Zero, an even

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5 Signs Your Company Isn’t Ready for AI

5 Signs Your Company Isn't Ready for AI

Every day seems to bring a new outrageous headline with promises of artificial intelligence's superpowers. The hype is very high right now, with headlines conveying the sense that disruption is imminent and everything will soon be overtaken by these technologies. The reality, however, is very different.

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Brands Still Haven’t Tapped AI’s Full Promise

Brands Still Haven't Tapped AI's Full Promise

Back in May of 2016, when artificial intelligence was coming into its own, I looked at how it was starting to reshape the business world. As a business enabler, artificial intelligence (AI) was still relatively immature and only the most elementary of use cases were being introduced at that

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Who Owns AI Implementations? The Business, IT?

Who Owns AI Implementations? The Business, IT?

Digital transformation is a fact of every business today. While the transformation of business has been well documented, it is less clear how technology, and what technologies are going to drive this process. Recently, research from Grant Thorton, the world's fifth largest professional services network of independent accounting and

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The Intelligent Workplace Couldn’t Come at a Better Time

The Intelligent Workplace Couldn't Come at a Better Time

The pace of change, especially technological change, is moving faster than ever. As technology advances, it continues to become more capable and accessible, leading to disruptions in both our personal and professional lives. The effects of technological disruptions aren’t subtle, and that’s especially evident in the workplace.

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3 Reasons Your Marketing Team Might Not Be Ready for AI

3 Reasons Your Marketing Team Might Not Be Ready for AI

If you have ever wondered what the proper use of AI in a marketing department should look like, consider the example of the recent rollout of a video newsletter about general engineering by IEEE GlobalSpec. The first step IEEE GlobalSpec took was to build a propensity model (a statistical scorecard

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