Artificial Intelligence

The Case for Two Airline Stocks

There won’t be a newsletter this week, but I wanted to pass along this piece by Tony Daltorio from my syndication partners at Investor’s Alley. Click here for subscription info. Buy These 2 Big Data Stocks Warren Buffett Wouldn’t Have Touched a Year Ago by Tony Daltorio Among the many most p ...

Your Guide to Getting Started With Conversational AI

Now that I’ve covered how to put together an initial conversational AI team, let’s get into the nuts and bolts of developing your first project. I’m assuming at this point that you’ve identified a business area to start with. If not, see this post on conversational AI for the basics, or our ...

Book Bits | 19 May 2018

● The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect By Judea Pearl and Dana MackenzieSummary via publisher (Basic Books) Correlation is not causation.” This mantra, chanted by scientists for more than a century, has led to a virtual prohibition on causal talk. Today, that taboo is dead. The ...

RightsCon report: Machine learning systems that discriminate violate human rights, says declaration

Statement calls on governments and the private sector to avoid releasing intelligent systems that discriminate ...

Ecobee, Unbounce tap AWS platform to launch AI-powered products

A Toronto-based smart home startup and a web marking firm share examples of how they're using machine learning as a service. ...

Timely AI insights from an AWS tech guru

Artificial intelligence is no longer the stuff of science fiction. Glenn Gore, the chief architect of Amazon Web Services, travels the world talking about AI and how it’s being used – and how it will be used – by forward-facing organizations. In an interview with ITWC Writer Christine Wong, ...

Take a pass on the Global Robotics ETF, this portfolio manager says

Artificial intelligence may be finding its way into even more aspects of the modern world, but the AI and robotics-focused exchange-traded fund Robo Global Robotics & Automation Index ETF (NYSE:ROBO) may be too smart for its own good, says Terry Shaunessy, President of Shaunessy Investment Counsel. ...

RightsCon 2018 conference opens today in Toronto, will debate resolution on discrimination in machine learning

International conference to discuss human rights in context of censorship, AI, false news, blockchain and the digital divide ...

Google Duplex broke the Turing test and leaps across the uncanny valley

Good thing that some top minds are talking AI ethics, because Google Duplex just beat the Turing test. ...

Is blockchain a branch of AI, or is AI a branch of blockchain?

By Toufi Saliba, CEO and Chair, ACM Practitioners Board Conference Committee We are extremely subjective in defining “intelligence,” let alone “artificial intelligence” (AI). However, there’s a general consensus around the definition of “intelligence.” According to Alex Wissner, inte ...