Seeking to take on the chaos of enterprise digital communications, Kodak Alaris announced the formation of AI Foundry. The new company will offer artificial intelligence technology, including a flagship product called Info Insight that gathers and organizes the many disparate kinds of content an enterprise deals with to allow more impactful responses from the right person.
Paul Allen's The Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence launched a new search engine, called Semantic Scholar, that uses artificial intelligence to make it easier for researchers to find scientific reports, according to a report on Geekwire.
Over the past few months, Google has been using a new artificial intelligence program to help improve its search results, according to a Bloomberg story.
Even researchers skilled in statistical modeling and other research techniques are sometimes a bit confused over how exactly a machine can learn and what that means to them and their work. More than a few IT professionals are confused over it too and struggle to understand products that offer it. To the uninitiated, the sea of algorithms and their many uses can appear unfathomable and indistinguishable.
Google's new CEO Sundar Pichai called the company's efforts in machine learning a "priority" during Alphabet's financial call Thursday.
CrowdFlower unveiled its new AI product – a module for its platform for data science teams – at the Rich Data Summit last week. The capability is in private beta and referenced as simply AI for now. The company said it combines machine learning and human-labeled training data sets to create predictive models that can be applied against new data.
Internet-connected devices and the deep learning technologies needed to process all the data they generate will be the foundation of the first artificial intelligence networks, predicted Andy Rubin, developer of the Android operating system at Google and founder and CEO of Playground Global.
IPsoft announced Wednesday version 2.0 of its artificial intelligence platform, Amelia. Enhanced memory, contextual comprehension, emotional responsiveness and a physical makeover makes this version of the AI the most human version yet, IPsoft said.
Apple has purchased VocalIQ, a speech recognition startup that uses artificial intelligence to improve computer-human communication, the Financial Times reported, citing sources close to the transaction.
While the uninitiated might think artificial intelligence as a business tool is still a ways off, researchers are already using AI and machine learning in ways with definite enterprise use cases, according to an AI expert.