Columnist Articles

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 04:43
By Jonathan Kolber (guest columnist) ~ Researchers have recently figured out how to impart hive learning capabilities to robots. It’s particularly applicable to the kinds of complex tasks that require observation, trial, error, learning and further trials...
Mon, 10/02/2017 - 02:23
By Ganesh Padmanabhan (guest columnist) ~ The internet is ablaze with the news of Artificial Intelligence (AI) being an existential threat, with the update from Facebook on them shutting down a bot framework that developed its own language that human’s couldn’t understand.
Mon, 09/25/2017 - 09:29
CASE STUDY ~ By Jim Sinur ~ Leveraging Machine Intelligence for Timely & Cost Effective Underwriting
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 07:11
By Kiran Garimella, Ph.D. ~ The cognitive computing revolution is now making inroads into one of the most conservative areas of business—the lower middle market of private companies. Making up 40%-50% of the GDP, this market remains one of the most technologically under-served segments of the economy. Until now. AI and Blockchain are bringing disruptive innovation to this middle market to introduce efficiencies and disintermediation.
Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:15
By Manoj Saxena ~ There is little doubt that Artificial Intelligence (AI) will transform industries and business models. Recent developments in driverless cars, voice recognition, and deep learning show how much machines can do and the powerful business models AI can drive.
Wed, 08/23/2017 - 06:14
By Vint Cerf ~ We're already past the middle of the second decade of the 21st century. Over one hundred years ago, World War I was about to start. Einstein's "annus mirabilis" papers were just nine years in the past..
Fri, 07/28/2017 - 10:56
By Chuck Brooks ~ We have entered a new technological era in commerce and it has also arrived in government. There are a variety of tech verticals to watch in the coming transformation, including..
Tue, 07/25/2017 - 02:48
By Irving Wladawsky-Berger, Ph.D. ~ Is the Robocalypse upon us?, asked MIT economist David Autor in his presentation at a recent Forum of European central bankers.  
Fri, 06/16/2017 - 08:19
By Setrag Khoshafian, Ph.D. ~ In Part I of “AI Driving Digital Customer Engagement” we focused on the “Insight” part of the insight to action dynamics. In Part II we focus on the “Action” part. We’ll cover digitization of value streams and the digital transformation through AI-Assisted Work.
Fri, 06/09/2017 - 11:06
By Sanjit Dang ~ One night in Corvallis, with the Oregon State basketball team heading to its 14th straight loss of its season, the talk around the hotel bar moved from the television screen to a far different form of communication — chatbots.