In the first post in this series on Artificial Intelligence: Monster or Mentor? we saw that there are several key ways in which AI advances can improve human productivity in organizations. In this article, we’ll look at the first: Distillation.
Distillation is applying AI approaches to automate making large data volumes interpretable. Just like miners distill tons of… Continue
Added by Roy Wilds, PhD, PHEMI Systems on June 23, 2017 at 8:30am —
Technologies in the field of data science are progressing at an exponential rate. The introduction of Machine Learning has revolutionized the world of data science by enabling computers to classify and comprehend large data sets. Another important innovation which has changed the paradigm of the world of the tech world is Artificial Intelligence (AI). The two… Continue
Added by Ronald van Loon on June 14, 2017 at 7:00am —
As an analyst, our first reaction when we get the data to analyse is to ask an ETA. Then we plan to attack the data left-right-centre and crush the maximum juice out of it with an exhaustive list of analysis techniques.
Oh dear, we got it all wrong!
This approach might get 50 slides to present the analysis but would miss on the most crucial aspect of any analytics engagement: a buy-in from the business folks. Because, since the start, the target of the whole analysis was data,… Continue
Added by saurabh ajmera on June 11, 2017 at 9:30am —
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is everywhere these days. It’s simultaneously heralded as both the greatest thing since sliced bread — freeing us from driving cars, diagnosing diseases better, and so on — and the worst thing imaginable— displacing millions of jobs, and a step towards the inevitable AI domination of humans.
Lost in this hyperbole are the many simple, yet effective, enabling innovations that AI makes possible. Just like we rely on machines in… Continue
Added by Roy Wilds, PhD, PHEMI Systems on June 8, 2017 at 8:00am —
It speaks volumes of the world we live in today when headlines such as “The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data” and “Why Data May Be More Valuable Than Dollars” are commonplace. With the explosion of IoT and with that 2.5 quintillion bytes of data being created per day, the underlying power of this data comes as no surprise.
Unlike gold however, data is ubiquitous and being created at an exponential rate. So where’s the value in something that is everywhere?… Continue
Added by Amy Flippant on June 5, 2017 at 12:30am —
Artificial Intelligence Overview
AI refers to ‘Artificial Intelligence’ which means making machines capable of performing intelligent tasks like human beings. AI performs automated tasks using intelligence.
The term Artificial Intelligence has two key components -
For More… Continue
Added by Nav Gill on May 24, 2017 at 2:00am —
At the end of March, the media reported: “New research published in The Lancet describes how the investigational BrainGate brain-computer interface, combined with a functional electronic stimulation system* in the arm of a Cleveland man with quadriplegia allowed him to move his arm and hand again to eat mashed potatoes, drink water from a mug and perform other activities, like scratching his nose”.…
Added by Walter Farah on May 19, 2017 at 3:00pm —
March 30, 2017. Brampton, Ontario 2:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will highlight Budget 2017 investments in AI research. A media availability will follow. Magna International Inc. 2550 Steeles Avenue East Brampton, Ontario (Trudeau, J. Prime… Continue
Added by Walter Farah on May 19, 2017 at 3:00pm —
The evolution of modern technology in the past 10 years is astounding: our mobile phones are becoming smarter by the second, our online behavior is revealing more about human nature and our wearable technology knows more about our general well-being than our family doctor.
This adoption of technology into almost every facet of our life will surely define this epoch as the digital era. We have been talking about the Internet of Things (IoT) for many years now, these “things” being all… Continue
Added by Amy Flippant on May 9, 2017 at 11:30pm —
If you are considering a Business Intelligence solution, you ought to give some consideration to the concept of Smart Data Visualization and review your prospective solution to determine its capabilities in that regard. Smart Data Visualization provides many benefits to the organization and to the business users, who will leverage the selected BI tools to gather, analyze,… Continue
Added by Arbuda Dave on April 19, 2017 at 2:30am —
In today’s digital age where customers are as likely to buy a product from an eCommerce website as from a brick and mortar store, delivering a seamless and value-adding shopping experience has become more important than ever before. The multiple shopping channels available to customers and the competition posed by other retailers have made…
Added by Ronald van Loon on April 12, 2017 at 11:30am —
When I tell people that I work at an AI company, they often follow up with “So what kind of machine learning/deep learning do you do?” This isn’t surprising, as most of the market attention (and hype) in and around AI has been centered around Machine Learning, and its high profile subset, Deep Learning, and around Natural Language Processing, with the rise of the chatbot and virtual assistants. But while machine learning is a core component for artificial intelligence, AI is in fact more… Continue
Added by Precy Kwan on March 30, 2017 at 8:00am —
“A company that ceases to grow will die;” a useful albeit slightly morbid mantra for any business trying to make it out there in the big wide world. How can business avoid such an outcome? One answer is by staying relevant, no mean feat in our rapidly changing environment.
Staying relevant is a question of recognising what your customers want and having the ability to deliver that requirement as quickly as possible. Easier said than done, however, with the enormous… Continue
Added by Amy Flippant on March 14, 2017 at 8:03am —
Ever wonder how you can create meaningful insights with your data? Tired of being asked what's your big data strategy, are you doing predictive analytics, or how you are making use of the latest technologies? There is a way for you to get what you need with Data Science. The key to new knowledge is to make sure you use Data Science in your organization.…
Added by Damian Mingle on January 4, 2017 at 5:30am —
Solving the Data Science Mystery
Data Science has become an inevitable charter in our everyday lives where every action of ours is measured, plotted, classified and logged. We leave traces of who we are while diving a car, when visiting a place, after watching a movie or shopping what we want. These traces of data captured… Continue
Added by Prakash Pasupathy on November 30, 2016 at 11:00am —
As the reach of social data expands by every passing day, more and more people are posting their views, thoughts and ideas over a broad array of interconnected social networks. In the era of the booming social media it is critical for businesses to sieve through social data - data generated through the multiple social media channels to gather the actionable insights.
Garnering Social Data Intelligence
Simply mapping social data to figure out data… Continue
Added by Sherna Jay on November 17, 2016 at 9:53pm —
Most academic papers and blogs about machine learning focus on improvements to algorithms and features. At the same time, the widely acknowledged truth is that throwing more training data into the mix beats work on algorithms and features. This post will get down and dirty with algorithms and features vs. training data by looking at a 12-way…
Added by Leena Kamath on September 23, 2016 at 12:00pm —
Artificial Intelligence has effectively convinced its necessity to the entire world by performing excellently in various industries. Almost all the industries including manufacturing, healthcare, construction, online retail, etc. are adapting to the reality of IoT to leverage its advantages.
Machine learning technology is constantly evolving and the… Continue
Added by Mehul Nayak on September 13, 2016 at 3:00am —
In my experience, some of the most talented analytics professionals I’ve managed were ones that had intimate knowledge of the system limitations required to meet customer needs. These individuals came from a variety of roles, some from engineering, and others from customer service roles. Their strength was in forming specific hypotheses to pinpoint customer experience issues and then leveraging their curiosity to do whatever it took, including learning new statistical techniques and… Continue
Added by Valiance Solutions on August 23, 2016 at 9:00pm —
Collaborative business intelligence is an environment In which users can communicate and collaborate each other with ease, they are able to sharing information, ideas, and decision making in their communities.
Each and every day, no one holds the millions of data items of intellectual property (telephone calls , conversations, and e-mails) in companies and organizations across the world. Using important collaborative software to… Continue
Added by Priyanka Jain on May 19, 2016 at 9:00pm —