Deep Learning Shows Some Promises, But Yet To Deliver On Its Own Hype

A few years back I jumped on the “machine learning will eliminate the need for radiologists” bandwagon. It wasn’t my smartest prediction. In my failure, however, I’m joined by the biggest experts in deep learning, like Geoffrey Hinton, who in 2016 proclaimed it was “just completely obvious [that] within five

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Transforming The Workplace Technology By Adapting Artificial Intelligence

Successful organizations have long known that their employees are their biggest asset, but recent job numbers show how hard organizations have to work to retain them. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey, the rate of quit levels remained significant at 4.2 million in

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According To Newly-Released IBM Report Organizations Are Increasing Their AI Adoption

Just over one-third (35%) of companies reported using artificial intelligence in their businesses this year, a four-point increase from 2021, according to a newly-released IBM report. Adoption is being driven by advances that make it more accessible for businesses (43%) and the need to reduce costs and automate key processes

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Are You Ready For The Metaverse: Technology And Gaming Giants Are Ready To Bring New Levels Of Virtual Work

The workplace of the 2020s already looks vastly different from what we could have imagined just a couple of years ago. Now, the metaverse promises to bring new levels of social connectedness, mobility, and collaboration to a world of virtual work.  The metaverse is poised to reshape the world of

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China Southern Airlines Integrated Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Internet Of Things And 5g Connectivity Into A Single Application To Improve Operations

This article describes an experiment under way at China Southern Airlines that is weaving augmented reality, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, the Internet of Things, and 5G connectivity into a single network that is being used to extend human capacities, enhance safety, and improve performance. Technologies sometimes take a surprisingly long

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Strengthening Your Customer Service With AI: Creating And Delivering A Dynamic Experience That Provides Right Information And Incentives To Customers

Reimagining AI strategies to unlock a true end-to-end customer experience. Artificial intelligence can integrate two marketing tactics – getting the right offers to customers at the right time and delivering great post-sales service – to make the customer experience even better. For every brand, helping customers make purchase decisions by

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In Times Of Crisis And Uncertain World, It Is Important For Companies To Become Future Ready

What makes a company “future ready”? The author analyzed top companies by revenue across four sectors, measuring seven equally weighted factors, then analyzed what leading companies were doing differently. They discovered industry specific insights, which also informed more universal lessons. First, don’t play zero-sum games with disruptors. Looking at the

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There Were Scattered Successes But In General, Diagnosing Covid, Predicting Its Course, And Managing The Care, Why AI-Based Decision Tools Failed To Deliver

The pandemic could have been the moment when AI made good on its promising potential. There was an unprecedented convergence of the need for fast, evidence-based decisions and large-scale problem-solving with datasets spilling out of every country in the world. Instead, AI failed in myriad, specific ways that underscore where

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To Implement, Scale, And Maintain AI Ethical Risk Mitigation Strategies, Companies Should Begin With Understanding Of The Problems They’re Trying To Solve

While concerns about AI and ethical violations have become common in companies, turning these anxieties into actionable conversations can be tough. With the complexities of machine learning, ethics, and of their points of intersection, there are no quick fixes, and conversations around these issues can feel nebulous and abstract. Getting

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AI Model Bias Can Significantly Damage Trust Of Employees, Customers, And The Public, But There Are Ways To Prevent It

AI influences decisions across the enterprise, but bias can do far-reaching damage to trust and stakeholder relationships. The good news is that there are ways to protect yourself. A large regional bank uses a newly developed fraud detection artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm to identify potential cases of bank fraud including

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New Strategies And Business Models From Artificial Intelligence: What Traditional Businesses Can Learn From A Platform Model

Platform companies like Facebook, Amazon, Google, and Tencent have created value at stunning rates. They grow rapidly and own few assets – and they’ve all made strong use of AI. What can legacy companies learn from these platforms? And is it possible for legacy companies to use this business model,

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AI Based Data Monitoring, Cloud-Enabled Data Trusts, Blockchain, And Quantum Technologies Are Four Emerging Solutions For Digital Trust

In an era of ever-present digital threats that can undermine and erode stakeholder trust, organizations should invest to earn “digital trust,” that is, protect their data and information from fraud and bad actors to safeguard their relationships, reputation, and revenue. This task could be more difficult than ever before as

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