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new The intent of AI is to enable computers to perform tasks that normally require human intelligence, as such AI will evolve to take many jobs once performed by humans. When I started in AI in the late 1980’s and through the late 1990’s, AI was identified as a multidisciplinary science, which included expert systems, neural networks, robotics, Natural Language Processing (NLP), Speech Recognition and Vision. This multidisciplinary aspect of AI enabled AI to make inroads into industries such as healthcare, automotive, manufacturing, and the military.Thinkers360 | World’s First Open Platform For Thought Leaders, 14h ago
new Companies that have begun lauding AI include Salesforce, whose CEO, Marc Benioff, told investors during its second-quarter earnings call in August that the company was leading its customers into “the new AI era.” Salesforce’s investment arm also launched a $500 million generative AI fund to invest in businesses that develop AI models, a list that includes Anthropic, Cohere and Humane.NBC News, 1d ago
new Countries similar in size and politics to Australia have also announced bold and ambitious AI plans. The UK’s AI plans are, for instance, focused on four strategic pillars: responsible AI, a skilled and diverse AI workforce, an innovative and competitive AI economy, and AI as a force for good.InnovationAus.com, 15h ago
new Understanding the risks of generative AI and the specific defenses to build to mitigate those risks is vital for effective business and public use of GenAI.darkreading.com, 18h ago
new Artificial intelligence (AI) was a common thread throughout all of the presentations. Some startups were very upfront about their use of AI ("Gomboc.ai, the AI is in our name," Amit told the judges), while others touched on their AI use when explaining their technology capabilities.darkreading.com, 18h ago, Event
new The Pandora’s Box of AI has been opened and there is no turning back. Chatbots like ChatGPT are already being used by millions of people on all types of work, including high stakes projects. Organizations that fail to adopt AI will likely suffer and lose in the long run. But while the power of AI tools is impressive, they are often not the greatest bottleneck to the destination of successful project completion. It is us, the humans. Organizations should start immediately to prepare their people for an AI-powered world.Healthcare Business Today, 1d ago

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new Unlock the potential of generative AI in the IBM Generative AI Fundamentals Specialization on Coursera via IBM Learning Blog...Christopher S. Penn - Marketing Data Science Keynote Speaker, 1d ago, Event
new NEEDHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AI–A recent forecast from International Data Corporation (IDC) shows that the worldwide artificial intelligence (AI) software market will grow from $64 billion in 2022 to nearly $251 billion in 2027 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 31.4%. The forecast for AI-centric software* includes Artificial Intelligence Platforms, AI Applications, AI System Infrastructure Software (SIS), and AI Application Development and Deployment (AD&D) software (excluding AI platforms). However, it does not include Generative AI platforms and applications, which IDC recently forecast will generate revenues of $55.7 billion in 2027.Fintech News, 2d ago
new Bottom Line: Using Your AI Policy and Governance Best Practices for Better AI Outcomes...eWEEK, 1d ago

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International Data Corporation (IDC) unveiled its global predictions for artificial intelligence (AI), GenAI, and automation for 2024 and beyond, anticipating robust investment growth in AI solutions.IT Brief UK, 9d ago
AWS has announced Amazon Q, a generative AI-powered assistant empowering businesses unlock the potential of AI for every employee...technologymagazine.com, 5d ago, Event
With a multidisciplinary team of 90 people, Ammagamma assists businesses in advancing the application of AI and generative AI technologies.Verdict, 5d ago
While AI will predict market trends, the human touch will infuse these forecasts with grounded realities. The harmonious confluence of AI insights and human intuition promises a future of balanced, robust sales strategies.The European Business Review, 21d ago
The influence of AI in marketing technology has skyrocketed in 2023, as outlined in CabinetM’s recent MarTech Innovation Report. With 75% of MarTech investments attributed to AI, the industry is on the cusp of a revolution. The Sparkcast episode, led by Aby Varma, unveils these trends, discussing how AI advancements, such as generative AI and enabling technologies, are reshaping marketer’s strategies and the vast potential of AI in personalizing customer experiences. Anita Brearton, a seasoned marketer, elucidates the implications of AI’s integration into marketing technologies, the necessity of policies around generative AI use, and the paramount importance of quality data for AI’s efficacy in marketing. The conversation delves into the explosion of generative AI products, the industry’s investment patterns, and the new dynamics within organizations spurred by AI’s rapid development. Brearton emphasizes the need for marketers to embrace AI, not just as a tool for efficiency but as a catalyst for creativity and innovation. As AI permeates the MarTech landscape, marketing teams must adapt with an eye on harnessing its power responsibly and strategically.MarketScale, 21d ago
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is reshaping society, with 90% of companies increasing investments in AI technology. AI has penetrated various sectors, from healthcare to finance, improving efficiency and decision-making processes. In 2020, AI-powered chatbots handled 85% of customer service inquiries, streamlining communication for businesses. The influence of AI extends to job markets, where automation could replace 12 million jobs by 2030. AI also has the potential to exacerbate bias, as algorithms may inadvertently discriminate against certain groups.globaltechcouncil.org, 28d ago

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new For sales and marketing at Macy’s, specifically, IHL reports that of its potential AI-driven growth, promotions management could make up $132.3 million, CRM for retail $128.6 million, price management and optimization $107 million, call center $67.3 million, and digital content creation $63.1 million.RIS News, 2d ago
new However, Marvell beat Wall Street estimates for third-quarter revenue and profit, as the rapid adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) buoyed demand for its chips.The Globe and Mail, 2d ago
The unchecked development of AI tools raises ethical concerns. Users exploiting AI for dishonest purposes erode principles of integrity and creativity. The unyielding drive of profit-driven AI ventures can undermine the common good.Techiexpert.com, 3d ago
new The adoption of AI in military operations is not confined to the IDF. Militaries worldwide are exploring AI’s potential on the battlefield. The U.S. government, for instance, employs AI to monitor airspace around Washington, D.C., and has recently announced initiatives to establish global standards for the responsible use of AI and autonomous systems in military operations.BitcoinEthereumNews.com, 2d ago
CARY, N.C., Nov. 30, 2023 — Artificial intelligence (AI) is everywhere. And stories are rampant about its promise and its threat. Will AI’s potential be realized in the year ahead? SAS, a leader in AI and analytics, asked executives and experts across the company to predict trends and key business and technology developments in AI for 2024. Below are some of the predictions they shared.Datanami, 3d ago, Event
new These developments come as a relief for Chinese firms such as Baidu and Tencent Holdings, which were focusing on AI developments. Nonetheless, these AI firms revealed that they had stored enough Nvidia chips to keep the operations running.icrypto.media, 2d ago

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IBM set up the AI Enterprise Venture Fund to scale up innovation and bring out returns by providing funds to startups that boost generative AI technology and research for businesses. This funding is dedicated to enterprise AI and the company will distribute the investments to different types of startups working on the advancement of generative AI tech.EconoTimes, 26d ago
He is team-oriented leader and having more than two decades of senior leadership exposure of various industries including FMCG, Telecom, Media and eCommerce. He gradually scaled new heights in the field of robotics and AI development in India. He is focused on setting benchmarks in futuristic projects using IOT, AI, Data Analytics, UAV and Block Chain. Under his leadership AICRA has taken lots of successful initiatives.India Smart Tech - India Smart Tech Manufacturing Conference 2023, 24d ago, Event
The project allows fractional investment in AI startups via QUBE by leveraging the blockchain and smart contracts. This approach enables investors, regardless of their financial capacity, to contribute to the development and success of AI startups.crypto.news, 17d ago

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Artificial intelligence (AI) is everywhere. And stories are rampant about its promise and its threat. Will AI’s potential be realized in the year ahead? SAS, the leader in AI and analytics, asked executives and experts across the company to predict trends and key business and technology developments in AI for 2024. Below are some of the predictions they shared.MarTech Series, 4d ago
new Vatsal Ghiya is a serial entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in healthcare AI software and services. He is the CEO and co-founder of Shaip, which enables the on-demand scaling of our platform, processes, and people for companies with the most demanding machine learning and artificial intelligence initiatives.DataFlareUp Provide Insights, Tutorials, And News Related to The Rapidly Evolving Tech Industry, 2d ago
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is ubiquitous and its potential impact on various sectors is significant, according to industry-specific predictions from SAS, the leader in AI and analytics. SAS executives and experts predict key trends and crucial business and technology developments in AI for the year ahead.IT Brief Australia, 3d ago
new No. 4: Meet user expectations for AI-powered products and services...SD Times, 2d ago
new A growing number of organizations are using AIaaS, or Artificial Intelligence as a Service, for easy-to-use NLP tools that involve little investment or risk for the organization, according to the researchers. Among these tools are sentiment and toxicity analyses that enable an organization to categorize and score large volumes of textual data into negative, neutral or positive sentences.techxplore.com, 2d ago
The rise of these generative AI startups underscores the growing significance of AI-powered content generation in the current technology landscape. These startups contribute to the evolution and progress of AI, presenting exciting opportunities for businesses to explore and harness the potential of generative AI in their operations. However, the crucial question looms: how many of these startups will succeed, and how many will fail? Historical data suggests that 90 percent of all startups meet failure. By extension, does this imply that the majority of AI startups will face a similar fate?...TechStartups - Startups and Technology news, 4d ago

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A small group of very large IT companies, namely Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Meta, control much of the AI market. These businesses are making significant investments in AI research and development while simultaneously attempting to create and implement AI safety procedures. In the AI sector, startups like Cohere, Anthropic, and OpenAI are also making an impact. The goal of these businesses is to create artificial general intelligence that is aligned and safe. Additionally, they are funding research and development on AI safety.MarTech Series, 27d ago
The demand for transparency in AI decision-making processes is rising. Explainable AI models are on the ascent, enabling us to comprehend and trust the outcomes of complex AI algorithms. Understanding the ‘why’ behind AI decisions is the future of responsible technology deployment.CXOToday.com - Technology News, Business Technology News, Information Technology News, Tech News India, 23d ago
This ruling stands as a significant beacon in the AI industry, particularly for companies engaged in the development of AI technologies like natural language processing. It underscores the ongoing debate over the boundaries of fair use in AI development and the legal intricacies of AI-generated content and the application of copyright law to AI programs and outputs.Security Boulevard, 6d ago
As AI algorithms permeate diverse business processes, a fundamental understanding of machine learning becomes non-negotiable. Proficiency in algorithms, model training, and predictive analytics empowers professionals to harness the full potential of AI tools effectively.Analytics Insight, 11d ago
The application of AI is not just limited to education: many people use AI for various purposes, including improving the efficiency of business operations, healthcare, entertainment, etc. For example, people often use AI to analyze and predict outcomes in gaming, and people want to choose the best high-stakes bookmakers to increase the probability of successful bets.crypto.news, 24d ago
These are meant to build and establish AI ethics, safeguard privacy, oversee data, and use AI models to alleviate the negative impacts of AI systems.CoinGenius, 19d ago, Event

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In 2024, the intersection of AI and gaming offers a myriad of opportunities for professionals looking to stand out in the competitive job market. By embarking on AI gaming projects, you not only demonstrate technical proficiency but also showcase your creativity, problem-solving skills, and understanding of user engagement. Whether it’s reinforcement learning, GANs, NLP, or explainable AI, incorporating these technologies into gaming projects can supercharge your résumé and position you as a sought-after professional in the ever-evolving landscape of AI development.Analytics Insight, 3d ago
As cryptocurrencies gain prominence in the financial landscape, the integration of Quantum AI presents exciting possibilities. Quantum AI can significantly impact the analysis and understanding of cryptocurrencies, enabling more informed decision-making in debt management strategies.Techiexpert.com, 3d ago
In November, the legal industry saw two major generative AI developments, showcasing the swift evolution of this technology. A few weeks ago, Thomson Reuters announced the integration of generative AI into a number of their platforms, while LexisNexis announced the further roll-out of generative AI into their suite of products.Above the Law, 3d ago

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The intersection of artificial intelligence and blockchain technology has given rise to a new category of cryptocurrencies: AI tokens. These digital assets are designed to support and fuel AI innovations, offering a means to decentralize the field traditionally dominated by tech giants. With an increasing number of AI crypto projects cropping up, selecting the best AI crypto to invest in has become a subject of interest to both enthusiasts and investors within the blockchain ecosystem.Coinpaper, 4d ago
In addition, Snowflake is looking to tap generative AI to improve the productivity of its own customers. During the quarter, it announced a host of AI-powered services and features, including Snowflake Copilot, an LLM-based assistant that lets users ask questions of data in plain text, write and refine SQL queries and filter results.SiliconANGLE, 4d ago
Dynamic Yield by Mastercard, a digital personalization and artificial intelligence subsidiary of Mastercard, has unveiled its latest innovation, Shopping Muse. This generative AI chatbot assistant aims to revolutionize how consumers search for and discover products in the realm of e-commerce.EconoTimes, 3d ago
...93 percent of FinTechs believe that Generative AI (Gen AI) is poised to revolutionise the FinTech and financial services sector.bbntimes.com, 3d ago
EDA vendors are ramping up the use of AI/ML in their tools to help chipmakers and systems companies differentiate their products. In some cases, that means using AI to design AI chips, where the number and breadth of features and potential problems is exploding.Semiconductor Engineering, 4d ago
Commenting on the effect of AI integration into the IoT, Global Data’s Thematic Research Director Josep Bori explained: “AI adoption is giving a new lease of life to IoT adoption, as AI-powered automation requires lots of real-time data provided by IoT sensors to feed those machine learning algorithms.”...Verdict, 4d ago

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Elastic Chief Executive Ash Kulkarni (pictured) said the company exceeded its own expectations across revenue and adjusted operating margin. “Our thoughtful investments and innovation in AI has continued to drive customer excitement and engagement with Elastic, and this was visible in our business in Q2,” he said.SiliconANGLE, 3d ago
Dell executives pointed to artificial intelligence as the company’s salvation, saying demand for AI servers nearly doubled sequentially and remains well ahead of supply. Although Dell’s server business was down 10%, the high-margin units targeted at AI applications grew 9%.SiliconANGLE, 3d ago
In conclusion, blockchain bots represent a transformative force at the intersection of AI and blockchain technology. From revolutionizing cryptocurrency trading to automating complex decentralized finance processes, these intelligent agents are reshaping industries and redefining the possibilities of decentralized systems. As the development and adoption of blockchain bots continue, the decentralized future they contribute to holds the promise of increased efficiency, transparency, and accessibility across a wide range of applications. The journey into the realm of blockchain bots is only just beginning, and the innovations they bring are sure to shape the future landscape of automation and decentralized technology.Blockchain Magazine, 4d ago
While a few current papers (e.g. Eleundou et al. 2023 and Felten et al. 2023) provide predictions on the future implications of generative AI on different tasks and occupations, the current effects of generative AI have remained largely explored. It is crucial to understand short-term implications and predict long-term consequences of generative AI in human resources before addressing relevant concerns in incoming policies.CEPR, 3d ago
Good: Plan conversations about AI. Help students understand how generative AI tools were created, how they work and why they must be used with caution. Include topics such as accuracy of information, stereotyping and biases in generative AI; appropriate use of generative AI; data privacy; and equitable access to generative AI. Kathryn Conrad’s Blueprint for an AI Bill of Rights for Education and the AI Pedagogy Project are good starting points. The Center for Teaching Excellence at the University of Kansas also offers materials on helping students understand biases in AI and the ethical use of AI in writing assignments. The emerging field of explainable AI can also provide areas for discussion.Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs, 3d ago
Last week’s drama at OpenAI is still fresh on the minds of founders leading artificial intelligence startups in our Generative AI database. Several of them told me this week the saga has spurred reflections about their own boards, discussions with directors and new priorities around AI safety.The Information, 3d ago

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The discussion shifted to the strategic alignment of AI, with Ms. Mamo underscoring the importance of advancing AI at the machine level and increasing the adoption of AI by businesses. She highlighted the European target of having 75 percent of companies using AI in the coming years and emphasized the need for businesses to view digital investments as valuable pillars in their strategies.AIBC, 4d ago, Event
Ethical Considerations – As AI tools become more prevalent in decision-making, ethical considerations around transparency, bias, and fairness become critical. Project managers should be aware of these issues and ensure ethical AI use.CoinGenius, 3d ago
..."Generative AI is transforming cloud workloads and putting accelerated computing at the foundation of diverse content generation," said Jensen Huang, founder and CEO of Nvidia. "Driven by a common mission to deliver cost-effective state-of-the-art generative AI to every customer, Nvidia and AWS are collaborating across the entire computing stack, spanning AI infrastructure, acceleration libraries, foundation models, to generative AI services."...Tom's Hardware, 4d ago

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In the ever-evolving landscape of AI, the rise of Top AI Consulting Companies is a positive shift towards responsible and trustworthy adoption. AI Consulting Services, as the guiding force behind businesses' AI journeys, play a pivotal role in ensuring that transparency and explainability are not just checkboxes but integral components of AI strategies. By embracing Explainable AI, consulting services contribute to building a future where AI technologies are not only powerful but also ethical, accountable, and aligned with human values. As we navigate the exciting frontier of AI adoption, the commitment to transparency laid out by Explainable AI will be a cornerstone for responsible AI Consulting Services and a more ethical AI landscape.WriteUpCafe.com, 20d ago
The strategic uses of data and artificial intelligence in business are transforming industries and shaping the future. In your article, you can discuss the impact of AI on customer experience, sales strategies, marketing strategies, data analytics, visualization, cognitive computing, data science, big data analytics, creative data storytelling, areas of artificial intelligence, internet of things, blockchain, chatgpt, nlp, best practices, algorithms, cybersecurity, and more. Case studies of successful AI implementations in various industries can provide real-world examples of how AI is revolutionizing business practices.Tech Resider, 13d ago
Despite these efforts, the prevalence of AI-generated images in stock databases remains a concern. Companies specializing in AI-generated visuals for news content are grappling with the ethical implications of their products and the potential for misuse, especially as AI technology advances.BitcoinEthereumNews.com, 7d ago
...“Our Roadmap for AI, focused at the nexus of AI, cyber defense and critical infrastructure, sets forth an agency-wide plan to promote the beneficial uses of AI to enhance cybersecurity capabilities.”...Infosecurity Magazine, 19d ago
The relevance of artificial intelligence (AI) in digital marketing is growing. According to McKinsey, generative AI’s impact on productivity could add trillions of dollars in value to the global economy. In 2024, marketers should make use of AI-powered technologies to optimise performance.Marketing Week, 7d ago
AI-powered analytics in crowdfunding can offer a range of benefits, enhancing the efficiency, accuracy, and overall success of crowdfunding campaigns for both project creators and backers. Here are several advantages of integrating AI into crowdfunding analytics:...Zephyrnet, 11d ago

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The development of generative AI also depends on computing power. To enhance its offer here, AWS announced an expansion of its partnership with Nvidia which will result in AWS deploying Nvidia’s GH200 chips in 2024. Nvidia designed these chips specifically for building and running generative AI applications.reworked.co, 3d ago, Event
...“Early public and private AI solutions have yielded significant financial rewards for early adopters,” said Brian Davidson, Congruity360 Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner. “As the impact of AI projects scale, it is essential that the fuel of AI, aka data, is correctly classified and de-risked. PII and private corporate data must be classified out of AI training models. Congruity360 is uniquely positioned to offer AI a simple, fast, and automated classification engine. Do not ruin the rewards of AI by unknowingly feeding it risk and obsolete data.”...prnewswire.com, 4d ago
...“Despite global macroeconomic uncertainty, 2023 was a year of record revenue and profitability for Synopsys as silicon research and development and design starts remain robust,” Ghazi said in the company’s earnings release. “We start 2024 with tremendous forward momentum driven by a resilient business model, technology trends – chief among them AI – that create a rising tide for our business and customers who continue to prioritize investments in the chips and systems that position them for the future.”...SiliconANGLE, 4d ago
While rules and regulations around the use of AI are still a work in progress, the potential of AI to speed up medical research for better patient outcomes is already evident. Recently a USFDA guidance highlighted the benefits of AI in clinical research and the use of technologies to improve diversity and inclusion in clinical research that impact the generalizability of study results. The time has come for us to take a deeper dive to understand how AI can make clinical trials (CTs) more efficient and how AI’s transformative power can increase the diversity and inclusion of underserved populations as study participants.Fast Company, 4d ago
In a rapidly evolving business technology landscape, artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as a transformative force in management. The predictive capabilities of AI have equipped managers with data-driven foresight, enabling them to monitor and anticipate market trends, business risks, customer preferences, and employee behaviors, thereby facilitating more evidence-based decisions. However, as we explore the future of management, we recognize that the potential of AI extends beyond prediction. The emerging generative capabilities of AI represent a leap forward, fostering creativity and enabling innovative ideas, designs, and solutions. With its user-friendly interface, generative AI makes it easier for a broader swath of the population to get involved in AI-enabled problem solving. The synergies between the predictive and generative capabilities of AI are undeniable. Predictive insights fuel generative processes, while generative outputs enhance predictive accuracy. This powerful extension of AI, from prediction machines to generative problem-solvers, presents the potential for AI to transform a host of conventional management practices, heralding an era where artificial agents complement and potentially replace managers and knowledge workers in a variety of organizational settings. These developments have the potential to fundamentally alter the nature of the firm, the future of work, and management theories.AOM_CMS, 4d ago
NASHVILLE, TN, UNITED STATES, December 1, 2023 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Department store chain Macy’s, Inc. could see over $7.5 billion in business improvements by the end of the decade due to Artificial Intelligence (AI) according to new research from IHL Group, a leading technology research and advisory firm. The Retail AI Readiness Profiles research nearly 200 North American public retailers and restaurant chains, evaluates the companies based on AI Readiness, providing invaluable insights into the potential impact AI can bring to their organizations. According to the research, Macy’s could see as much as $3.8 billion in increased sales, $2.1 billion in improved gross margins through lower product costs, more optimized pricing, and supply chain improvements, and then reduce by $1.7 billion sales and generative administrative costs through 2029.“Our research approach was to start by looking at opportunities from an industry-level, then to the segment and specific retailer level leveraging our public and private data,” said Greg Buzek, President of IHL Group. “We then applied a 9-point algorithm to each company that measured items like data maturity, analytics maturity, alignment with key vendors, as well as free cash flow.”The research includes gains that can be made through traditional AI/ML technologies, Generative AI, and the potential for Artificial General Intelligence. These figures do not include any savings from reducing headcount, rather they focus on creating more efficiency and supporting growth/lower expenses through greater efficiencies only. These figures do not consider any cost savings resulting from workforce reduction. Instead, it solely emphasizes the creation of greater efficiency to support growth and reduce expenses. In total, each of the retailer profiles includes the following data:• Total AI Impact from 2022-2029: Combined impact from traditional AI/ML, Generative AI, and Artificial General Intelligence.• Annual Impact by Income Statement Category: Gains in sales, gross margins, or lower operating costs.• Total AI Readiness Score and Rankings vs Competitors: Shows competitiveness in segment and overall retail market• AI Impact by Line of Business: Explore the AI potential in Merchandising/Supply Chain, Sales & Marketing, Commerce, Infrastructure, BI/Analytics, Store Systems, and other areas such as Collaboration, ERP, and Legal.• Benefits by Specific Solutions: For instance, under Merchandising/Supply Chain gain insights on benefits gained via Order Management, Assortment and Allocation Planning, Distribution Systems, Warehouse Management, etc. For a glimpse into the rich data and insights provided by these profiles, you can access the Macy’s profile here.The Retail AI Readiness Profiles are available for individual companies or enterprises can access the entire directory of profiles with ongoing access to updated data as systems evolve.About IHL Group:IHL Group is a global research and advisory firm headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, that provides market analysis and business consulting services for retailers and information technology companies that focus on the retail, hospitality, and consumer goods industries. For more information, see www.ihlservices.com, call 615-591-2955 or e-mail [email protected]. Press inquiries, please use [email protected] or the phone number above.Note: This report is intended for informational purposes and does not constitute financial or investment advice. Please refer to the complete report and methodology for a detailed understanding of the data and analysis.CMSWire.com, 3d ago

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IT major IBM announced that it is launching a $500 million venture fund to invest in a range of artificial intelligence (AI) companies from early-stage to hyper-growth startups focused on accelerating generative AI technology and research for the enterprise. The IBM Enterprise AI Venture Fund will invest in current and future AI leaders who are helping businesses around the world realize the potential of AI for business.siliconindia, 26d ago
According to UNESCO, “the ethical deployment of AI systems depends on their transparency and explainability”.Silicon Republic, 6d ago
The excitement around emerging technologies such as Cloud and artificial intelligence is getting stronger by the day. A recent report on the revenue performance of the top four cloud computing companies — Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud and Oracle Cloud — shows a combined revenue generation of $58.6 billion in Q2 2023, an 18% increase compared to 2022. This is a stark reflection of the growing influence of Cloud in the digital landscape. Similarly, enthusiasm for AI continues to grow, especially given the meteoric popularity of generative AI technology in the enterprise and consumer sectors. As such, semiconductor makers that are integral to the processing of AI functions are reaping the benefits. With such demand for AI services, leading chip manufacturer Nvidia’s adjusted gross margins nearly doubled to 71.2% in its second quarter, and average semiconductor companies’ gross margins have hovered around 50% and 60%. Moreover, according to a recent survey, businesses in the UAE are most likely to use AI in IT operations (97%), followed by cybersecurity (95%).Telecom Review, 28d ago

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The FTC will be able to issue civil investigative demands, similar to a subpoena, to companies offering AI services. The FTC defines AI as machine-based systems that can, for a set of defined objectives, make predictions, recommendations, or decisions influencing real or virtual environments.securitymagazine.com, 3d ago
Real-world examples of generative AI implementation have already showcased its effectiveness. From optimizing supply chain processes to enhancing marketing strategies, generative AI has proven its value in various industries. As more organizations recognize the importance of unlocking the power of data, the demand for generative AI will continue to grow.Thinkers360, 3d ago
Juan M. Lavista Ferres, Vice President and Chief Data Scientist of the AI for Good Lab at Microsoft – and one of the authors of Accelerating Sustainability with AI: A Playbook – noted that while AI is already contributing to sustainability-related discoveries, its true transformative potential is only just beginning to be realised. “The challenge now is to prime the global technology, energy and policy landscape to encourage AI innovation. This will enable the deployment of solutions that accelerate decarbonisation, which will enable the development of even more sustainable AI operations, and in turn, can enable AI to scale the deployment of more sustainability solutions. It is a continuous cycle of innovation and progress.”...Intelligent Tech Channels, 4d ago, Event
Responsibilities: Assessing the ethical implications of AI technologies, developing guidelines for responsible AI use, and ensuring fairness and transparency in AI systems.Analytics Insight, 4d ago
...“Results in the third quarter were above our guidance ranges with 15% revenue growth and a non-GAAP operating margin of 14%,” Jennifer Tejada, chairperson and chief executive of PagerDuty, said in the company’s earnings release. “Momentum and innovation within the PagerDuty Operations Cloud continued in the quarter with new AI enhancements and the acquisition of Jeli in November to address our customers’ biggest operational challenges.”...SiliconANGLE, 3d ago
US policy makers have many options if they want to regulate artificial intelligence (AI). They can regulate the AI type, the AI risk, firms producing AI, and/or business practices. However, policy makers have not paid sufficient attention to the potential of data and corporate governance to mitigate AI harms such as discrimination.Centre for International Governance Innovation, 4d ago

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A recent forecast from International Data Corporation (IDC) shows that the worldwide artificial intelligence (AI) software market will grow from $64 billion in 2022 to nearly $251 billion in 2027 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 31.4%. The forecast for AI-centric software* includes Artificial Intelligence Platforms, AI Applications, AI System Infrastructure Software (SIS), and AI Application Development and Deployment (AD&D) software (excluding AI platforms). However, it does not include Generative AI platforms and applications, which IDC recently forecast will generate revenues of $28.3 billion in 2027.Electronic Products & Technology, 26d ago
Mark Kelly, CEO of AI Ireland and founder of the AI Awards, praised this year’s finalists for showcasing AI’s transformative potential across various sectors. “Their innovations span child online safety, ethical AI in education, enterprise process optimisation, explainable AI, transparency, trust-building, child safety software, and the emergence of young AI role models.TechCentral.ie, 13d ago
Nvidia’s acquisition of OmniML aims to improve the performance and efficiency of machine learning models on these devices and provide developers with advanced tools for deploying AI applications in edge environments. The implications of this acquisition for edge AI include accelerated adoption of AI on edge devices, improved performance and efficiency of machine learning models, and expansion of Nvidia’s AI ecosystem.Analytics India Magazine, 6d ago
The motivation behind this project seems two-fold: advancing AI technology and possibly a commercial intent to enhance the performance of OpenAI's models. This initiative, if successful, could redefine the standards of AI training and its application in various sectors.EconoTimes, 24d ago
As the development and adoption of AI technologies continues unabated, the intersection of artificial intelligence and academia persists to be an area of contention, especially in the UK. There seems to be a notable divergence in opinion and understanding between students and university leaders regarding the role and implications of AI technologies in higher education, notably generative AI tools such as ChatGPT.IT Brief UK, 19d ago
Liming Zhu and Qinghua Lu are leaders in the study of responsible AI at CSIRO, and co-authors of the book "Responsible AI: Best practices for creating trustworthy AI systems." They define responsible AI as the practice of developing and using AI systems in a way that provides benefits to individuals, groups, and wider society, while minimizing the risk of negative consequences.techxplore.com, 9d ago

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...b) Dynamic Asset Allocation: Utilizing AI technology portfolio allocations are continuously assessed based on real time market conditions. This approach aims for returns while minimizing risks.CXOToday.com, 3d ago
A perspective for attractive energy AI business cases is required. This will ignite innovation and motivate entrepreneurs, startups, and scaleups to deploy AI talent, time, and venture money developing AI solutions for energy. Large energy companies play a crucial role in this. They can demonstrate leadership and support via different forms of incubation, funding, and early AI procurement (CEO-to-CEO sales). Build-versus-buy strategies for AI could be challenging for large energy players (e.g. the innovator’s dilemma, access to AI talent).Energy Central, 5d ago
In conclusion, multimodal AI is a paradigm change surpassing the constraints of unimodal techniques. It expands the potential of AI applications by combining the strength of several data sources. The incorporation of multi-modal AI can definitely transform how people engage with and profit from artificial intelligence in numerous facets of everyday lives as technology advances.MarkTechPost, 4d ago

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...8. “AI: Business Strategies and Applications” by Berkeley ExecEd: This executive education course by the University of California, Berkeley, provides insights into the strategic implementation of AI in business. It covers AI applications, business use cases, and strategic considerations for organizations looking to integrate AI into their operations. The course is designed for professionals seeking to understand the business impact of AI.Analytics Insight, 4d ago
How can artificial intelligence (AI) further streamline your IT support operations in London, complementing the predictive capabilities of IoT and the security assurances of blockchain? Embracing AI algorithms is key to enhancing operation efficiency, and it’s not just about automation; it’s about intelligent automation.TechRound, 5d ago
...“AI, being a horizontal technology, finds compatibility across various industries, from conservative sectors like finance to innovative realms like self-driving cars. The versatility of Ampere’s solutions caters to a wide spectrum of cloud-based applications.”Ampere is also one of the founding members of the recently launched The AI Platform Alliance, formed specifically to promote better collaboration and openness when it comes to AI and at a pivotal moment not just for the technology industry, but for the world at large.Because AI solutions can be complex to implement, the AI Platform Alliance will work together to validate joint AI solutions that provide a better alternative than the GPU-based status quo.By developing these solutions as a community, this group will accelerate the pace of AI innovation by making AI platforms more open and transparent, by increasing the efficiency of AI to solve real-world problems, and delivering sustainable infrastructure at scale that is environmentally friendly and socially responsible.“We’re at the forefront, actively advocating for greater efficiency in AI and beyond,” says Jakubiuk, who will be speaking at the upcoming AI & Big Data Expo Global event in London, 30 November – 1 December.AI News, 4d ago
Misuse: The malicious use of AI, including the generation of deepfake images or videos, or generative AI-powered cyber-attacks.spglobal.com, 5d ago
Furthermore, Armer predicts AI governance will start to catch up with the rapid pace of AI deployment as companies establish institutional and legal structures around its use. He suggests this is due to a rush to implement AI to gain an innovative edge over competition, coupled with a need to control the risk of unchecked AI.ChannelLife Australia, 5d ago
The fourth industrial revolution is generally called Industry 4.0, in which advanced technologies are integrated into manufacturing and production processes. These technologies include AI, IoT, advanced robotics, and big data analytics. The concept of Industry 4.0 first appeared in Germany in 2011 as part of a government initiative to promote manufacturing digitalization. Additionally, the goal of Industry 4.0 was to automate and optimize processes, resulting in greater efficiency, flexibility, and productivity. In short, the key components of Industry 4.0 are:...Emeritus Online Courses, 4d ago

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At the core of countering disinformation lies the emergence of AI watchdogs. AI watchdogs are automated systems that employ AI technologies to monitor, analyze, and regulate specific activities or domains with ethical considerations. In the context of the electoral process, AI watchdogs are symbolized as AI-based systems to combat instances of disinformation to uphold the integrity of elections.unite.ai, 5d ago
Here are seven practical use cases that demonstrate the power of Generative AI. There are more possibilities out there of how you can achieve objectives and fortify security operations, but this list should get your creative juices flowing.The Hacker News, 4d ago
In the legal sphere, particularly in cases of complex digital advertising litigation involving AI, the interplay between AI and human expertise becomes pivotal. Expert witnesses play a crucial role in bridging the technical complexities of AI with the legal world, elucidating how AI functions, its limitations, and potential biases. They also emphasize the human element in AI, emphasizing the roles humans play in designing, training, and deploying AI algorithms. As AI's significance continues to grow in digital advertising, the synergy between AI and human intelligence will shape the future of the industry and its legal landscape.24-7 Press Release Newswire, 4d ago
...“Generative AI is transforming cloud workloads and putting accelerated computing at the foundation of diverse content generation,” added Jensen Huang, founder and CEO of Nvidia.Silicon UK, 5d ago, Event
Emma Fawcett, MYOB's General Manager for SME, highlighted the adoption of AI as a key element of digital technology uptake for small business owners. She indicated that freely available AI tools, such as generative AI options like ChatGPT, have allowed smaller businesses to explore the power of AI.ChannelLife Australia, 5d ago
There are two main aspects: AI for security, and security for AI. Engaging AI in threat recognition and streamlining processes of data collection and response to better mitigate threats are two examples of AI for security: engaging AI in ways that improve cybersecurity efforts for organizations. A focus on the actual or potential vulnerabilities and exposures of AI speaks to efforts to improve security for AI, which in turn helps assure confidence in AI and the increasingly significant role it is playing in technology evolution.spglobal.com, 5d ago, Event

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The year 2023 has proven to be a pivotal chapter in the tech landscape, witnessing the dynamic emergence of various technologies. From the rapid expansion of 5G to groundbreaking advancements in AI, cloud computing, edge computing, AR/VR, and beyond, the technological spectrum has experienced notable evolution. According to the CIO Technology Playbook survey conducted by IDC, an overwhelming 97% of Indian companies have either adopted or expressed intentions to integrate AI into their business operations within the next 12 months. While many Indian organizations and CIOs are eager to adopt AI, they are still in the early stages of planning. Extracting value from AI investments requires focused analysis. CIOs are expected to move from deliberation to decision-making once they identify key areas where AI can have the most impact.CXOToday.com, 5d ago
Short-term Objectives: Improving current AI models, Growing AI Applications, and Promoting AI Safety Research...MarTech Series, 6d ago, Event
InterviewsRise in the implementation of AI across different areas has spurred the growth of unethical uses of AI algorithms: Dr. Shreeram Iyer, Chairman and Group CEO, Prisma AI...CXOToday.com, 7d ago

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Today, building ethical AI is a top priority for businesses and consumers alike, with large enterprises like Walmart and Meta setting policies to ensure responsible AI usage companywide. Meanwhile, startups like Anthropic and Jada AI are also focused on using ethical AI for the good of humanity. Here is how to use AI ethically.Entrepreneur, 27d ago
...“Our Roadmap for AI – focused at the nexus of AI, cyber defense, and critical infrastructure – sets forth an agency-wide plan to promote the beneficial uses of AI to enhance cybersecurity capabilities; ensure AI systems are protected from cyber-based threats; and deter the malicious use of AI capabilities to threaten the critical infrastructure Americans rely on every day.”...AI News, 18d ago
As the OR and intelligent age progresses, from a product and business perspective we will see more requests and needs for AI to boost new AI applications. More demand, more requests, and more use cases for AI will drive AI needs and help build richer and more successful AI products.The Scholarly Kitchen, 22d ago
...“Our Roadmap for AI, focused at the nexus of AI, cyber defense, and critical infrastructure, sets forth an agency-wide plan to promote the beneficial uses of AI to enhance cybersecurity capabilities; ensure AI systems are protected from cyber-based threats; and deter the malicious use of AI capabilities to threaten the critical infrastructure Americans rely on every day,” she said.meritalk.com, 20d ago
..."Our AI-centric business and product strategy should set the stage for sustained multi-year revenue and profit expansion within our ERNIE and ERNIE Bot ecosystem."...thepeninsulaqatar.com, 13d ago
Let’s celebrate AI Month by embracing the future and responsibly harnessing the power of AI for the betterment of our society and businesses.The Hatchery, 18d ago, Event

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The international agreement, which is the first of its kind, represents a leap forward in AI safety, by prioritizing the well being of consumers over the rapid development of commercial AI products.Tech.co, 6d ago
The majority of executives surveyed believe human analysts outperform LLMs and other AI technologies when it comes to explaining context of threats.securitymagazine.com, 4d ago
Generative AI is one of five advanced AI capabilities and refers to self-learning algorithms that use existing data, such as text, audio, or images, to produce realistic new content. GlobalData analysis forecasts that generative AI is expected to grow at a CAGR of 80% between 2022 and 2027.Verdict, 5d ago
Generative AI, identified as a transformative force in Africa, has garnered attention for its ability to drive productivity. According to IBM’s recent report, “CEO Decision-Making in the Age of AI,” 69% of African CEOs recognise the broad benefits of generative AI across their organisations. In the Middle East, 43% of CEOs are actively leveraging generative AI for strategic decision-making.Ventureburn, 6d ago
Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML): Many HCI vendors are integrating intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) features into their businesses to improve resource allocation, enhance security measures and optimize predictive maintenance. This ultimately leads to increased efficiency. It has been noted that a significant 92% of top tier organizations are actively investing in AI initiatives. In terms of support, machine learning applications received a remarkable $29 billion in funding while machine learning platforms were granted $16 billion, in investments during the year 2019.Global Trade Magazine, 5d ago
CrowdStrike Holdings (CRWD.O) on Tuesday forecast fourth-quarter revenue above Wall Street estimates, driven by resilient demand for its cybersecurity offerings in the wake of rising online threats.John Lothian News, 5d ago, Event

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When it comes to the specific AI applications companies are using, most are using generative AI tools like OpenAI’s ChatGPT (which shouldn’t come as a surprise). Although, brands’ use of these tools does lag behind that of publishers and agencies. Seventy percent of publisher pros told Digiday that their companies are using generative AI applications, and 72% of agency pros said the same. However, 59% of brand pros said their companies are using generative AI (although that still makes it the top AI tool among brands).Digiday, 24d ago
What are the best practices to drive AI literacy and adoption? How should we approach creating ethical AI solutions? In our latest AI Ignition episode, Dr. Manuela Veloso, Head of JPMorgan Chase AI Research, shares her insights on the growth of AI in finance and the impact of advances in AI and robotics research.Deloitte United States, 23d ago
The generative AI market is poised for explosive growth. The debut of ChatGPT in late 2022 revealed the potential of generative artificial intelligence (AI). Like other transformative technologies such as the internet, generative AI will require large upfront investment to develop and to commercialize. S&P Global Ratings sees clear winners and potential followers for at least the next three years. Yet the long-term implications are less certain and depend on tech firms' adaptability to the evolving AI market, with properly paced and timed investments, good execution and financial discipline.spglobal.com, 18d ago