This is unsettling. The help is getting surly. We were in Brooklyn heading to a favorite Mexican dive when a pal, Demetri, asked about a movie we’d seen recently. My wife, Wink, happened to be using the voice recognition system on her phone at the moment, and suddenly came a stern rebuke along these lines: “There’s no need to talk to me like that.” … [Read more...] about Is it smart to have artificial intelligence?
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PUBLISHED: 09:13 21 February 2018 | UPDATED: 09:13 21 February 2018 AI experts have warned the technology could be used by terrorists to destabilise the world, but it probably won't look like T-800 from the Terminator series. (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures) A group of international experts have warned that rogue states and terrorists could turn to artificial intelligence (AI) … [Read more...] about Artificial intelligence experts warn terrorists could use the technology to “destabilise the world”
Yesterday, Google SVP of Engineering in charge of search and artificial intelligence John Giannandrea announced his departure from the company. Now the reason for that departure is clear: he's been hired by Apple to lead the company's "machine learning and A.I. strategy," reporting directly to CEO Tim Cook. The New York Times obtained an email from Cook to Apple staff … [Read more...] about Apple has hired Google’s head of search and artificial intelligence
Research shows that consumers want an interactive digital financial coach, but most are still stuck with static online banking. Discover how the industry’s most innovative companies are using AI and machine learning to build financial solutions and apps to attract and engage today’s evolving consumer. Register here for free. Consumers in every generation, from … [Read more...] about Developing financial wellness tools with artificial intelligence (VB Live)
Despite the hype and promise, only a small fraction of organisations have deployed and used artificial intelligence (AI) at scale. The vast majority are still working to define their AI strategy – identifying uses and applicability; devising business and technology models; and piloting early initiatives. Infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders are challenged with … [Read more...] about Effective IT infrastructure strategies for artificial intelligence