A survey shows most company staff are prepared to await business tool innovations to come from other than IT, a sports industry conference on IT innovations shows where the good ideas are now coming from.
The real ethical dimension of AI lies in the thought processes that occurred before the coders were brought in, combined with the mindset and world views of the coders themselves.
AI's dirty little secret is that when algorithms fail, humans still have to sort out the mess. Denis Pombriant gives us some robot food for thought.
The robots are coming and Members of the European Parliament have decided its their job to set down some rules. Chris Middleton challenges a proposed European solution to the rise of the Eurobot.
Amazon Alexa and other voice UIs may look like a purely consumer phenomenon, but their rapid acceptance should be a wake-up call for enterprise IT
in 2012, Mike Baukes left his 9-to-5 to co-found UpGuard. His aim: build tools to help companies manage risk in a complex cybersecurity world. Baukes told me how their free web site risk assessment tool works, and what he's learned about how companies should address risk in their "software supply chains."
Digital assistants and artificial intelligence could transform public services. Unit4's Mark Gibbison sets out seven ways they will help
Big data can be a very dull conversation. But extracting data value from verticals is a lot more interesting. Kerry Liu of Rubikloud told me why he's betting big on retail intelligence - and what he's learned about retail's data struggles. Spoiler: cloud, machine learning and personalization all factor in.
How does the UK’s new national institute for data science plan to spend a gift of $5 million in Azure cloud-computing credits in 2017?
What's ahead for enterprise IT? We'll remember 2017 for these 5 pivotal technology trends, writes Kevin Roberts of FinancialForce
After a month living with an Amazon Echo Dot, here's what I and two mischievous 12-year-olds have made of its AI-powered Alexa virtual assistant.
Voice control is coming to devices in the workplace, bringing virtual assistants to enterprise applications, predicts Kevin Roberts of FinancialForce
At AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas, JPL tech staff demonstrated how the Alexa voice control system provides a way for humans to communicate with smart products and robots.