Machine Learning, Analytics Offer Untapped Potential, McKinsey Says – InformationWeek

Incorporating data analytics’ value into corporate culture is essential to competing against digital disruptors. InformationWeek interviewed McKinsey partner and lead researcher Michael Chui about a new report addressing competition in a data-driven era. Business and industry have only just scratched … Read More

These Were The Best Machine Learning Breakthroughs Of 2016 – Forbes

Forbes These Were The Best Machine Learning Breakthroughs Of 2016ForbesAnswer by Xavier Amatriain, VP Engineering at Quora, former Netflix recommendations, researcher, professor, on Quora. 2016 may very well go down in history as the year of “the Machine Learning hype”. … Read More

Blockchain, CRISPR, and Machine Learning Will Transform Your World in the Next Decade: New at Reason – Reason (blog)

Elfred/DreamstimeTechnological innovation has permanently slowed down and so too will economic growth asserts Northwestern University economist Robert Gordon. Why? Because all of the low-hanging scientific and technological fruit has supposedly been plucked. You can invent broad technologies like electrification, the … Read More

The real political divide is education – TechCrunch

The two main political parties in this country are about to face a challenge that will create a complete realignment as politicians are forced to choose between robots and people. Vespasian ruled Rome from AD 69 to AD 79. The … Read More

Snapchat Is Beginning to Use Machine Learning to Improve Ad Targeting – Adweek

Snapchat debuted its camera-equipped Spectacles this fall. Snapchat Snapchat is adding ways to optimize campaign performance with the help of machine learning.  Earlier this month, Snap Inc. began rolling out what it calls Goal-Based Bidding (GBB). The option, available to … Read More

Robot learning the ropes in two California malls – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Photo by: Jeff Chiu/AP Emerson Hill, 6, plays with Pepper the robot on Dec. 22 at Westfield Mall in San Francisco. Right now, the robot merrily chirps, dances and poses for selfies, but its creators hope it can eventually be … Read More

Machine Learning, Analytics Offer Untapped Potential, McKinsey Says – InformationWeek

Archived InformationWeek Radio Join us for a roundup of the top stories on InformationWeek.com for the week of November 6, 2016. We’ll be talking with the InformationWeek.com editors and correspondents who brought you the top stories of the week to … Read More

Robots are going to steal our jobs – Newstalk 106-108 fm

A new British report says that 15 million UK jobs face a “high or medium risk” of being replaced by robots and machines in the next 20 years. The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) says that modern economies are reaching ‘peak-human’ … Read More

Machine Learning: Why AI Should Be Your Next Business Partner – Forbes

Forbes Machine Learning: Why AI Should Be Your Next Business PartnerForbesIntroducing machine learning helped scale the business by decreasing the amount of human labor that went into selections. But even now, the stylists, who come from impressive backgrounds like GQ, … Read More

A Very Short History Of Artificial Intelligence (AI) – Forbes

Forbes A Very Short History Of Artificial Intelligence (AI)ForbesIt feature s a robot double of a peasant girl, Maria, which unleashes chaos in Berlin of 2026—it was the first robot depicted on film, inspiring the art deco look of C-3PO … Read More