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Twitter Launches New Artificial Intelligence Group, Cortex

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by Angela Guess Writing for Business Insider, Alexei Oreskovic reports, “Twitter is ramping up its artificial intelligence efforts, hunting for experts to fill out a new team called ‘Cortex.’  A couple of recent job postings provide some clues about Twitter’s new Cortex group, which could help the company better personalize its service for its 300…

Why Facebook is Investing in Artificial Intelligence

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by Angela Guess Josh Constine recently wrote for TechCrunch, “What’s Facebook working on in its three AI labs? A way to understand exactly what you share so it can serve that content to people with matching interests. Today in a public Q&A on his Facebook Page, CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave a closer look at why…

5 Artificial Intelligence Startups to Watch

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by Angela Guess Conner Forrest recently wrote for TechRepublic, “Companies like Google and Facebook are investing hundreds of millions of dollars in acquiring the top startups in [artificial intelligence], to put the data they’ve collected to work. Google acquired DeepMind Technologies in early 2014 and, recently, Facebook picked up speech recognition AI startup Wit.ai. The…

Sir Tim Berners-Lee on Artificial Intelligence

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by Angela Guess George Coleman, Global President at Creation recently wrote, “Artificial Intelligence (AI) is one of the hottest topics at Cannes Lions… Unsurprisingly, the theatre was packed to capacity for the talk by Sir Tim Berners-Lee. As one of the most important figures in the development of the world wide web, his views naturally…

OnlyBoth Launches Commercial Benchmarking Engine Driven by Artificial Intelligence

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “OnlyBoth today announced the commercial availability of the first benchmarking engine, empowering organizations to uncover new insights that drive critical business understanding and improvement. By automating the benchmarking process, OnlyBoth carries out comprehensive, unbiased comparisons that identify the unique peer groups that set a…

Navy Looks to Invest in Artificial Intelligence for Warfighting

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by Angela Guess Megan Eckstein recently reported for USNI News, “The Navy wants to integrate robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) into more of its workload, from warfighting missions to non-combat support roles, and is seeking fleet input on what types of AI research are worth investing in. The service already has, in varying stages of…

Infographic: 80% of Tech Leaders Say Artificial Intelligence Creates Jobs, Increases Productivity

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “Narrative Science, the leader in advanced natural language generation for the enterprise, today announced the 2015 State of Artificial Intelligence & Big Data in the Enterprise Report. The report includes a survey and analysis revealing numerous insights into how all levels of employees, from…