"The EU AI Act is actually happening, and we are working with customers on this in a constructive way" - Chandler Morse, Workday VP Public Policy, on the challenges of AI regulation
Here we go again! Macy's launches 'A Bold New Chapter' that isn't very new or very bold in omni-channel retail terms
Desk workers are enthused about AI, but what are they going to do next? Slack data updates adoption realities
Retail and hospitality companies unlock the data insights they need to face the future This article is sponsored by:
Workday's Keith Pickens looks at the findings from two surveys exploring the challenges faced by business leaders in the hospitality and retail industries - and how customers have addressed them by unlocking data insights.
Data Streaming requires IT leaders to adopt a new mindset to build digital-first applications This article is sponsored by:
Data streaming can enable businesses to become more responsive. But it isn't a bolt-on. Confluent's Holger Temme considers two companies who have changed the way that they think about their architecture to get ahead.
Tony’s Chocolonely meets demanding ethical KPIs through Boomi integration This article is sponsored by:
The use of Boomi’s low-code platform at Tony’s Chocoloney helps users at all level of skills manage 200-plus back-end business software integrations
Policy researchers propose KYC for AI – could improve export controls, but also stifle innovation. This article is sponsored by:
Researchers propose governments consider know-your-customer (KYC) for training AI foundation models. This might improve export controls and AI safety and subsidize academic AI. It also risks complicating AI innovation and facilitating regulatory capture that stifles competition.
Workday returns to profit with strong year end numbers, makes talent management AI acquisition This article is sponsored by:
A good year end for Workday and a strong base on which CEO Carl Eschenbach can build in fiscal 2025.
Enterprise hits and misses - AI's security risks get a wake-up call, Walmart raises the e-commerce stakes, and Google Gemini steps in it This article is sponsored by:
This week - AI poses security risks beyond the scope of most enterprise IT teams. Google Gemini takes a PR beating, but what can enterprises learn from gen AI guardrails-gone-wrong? Your whiffs include a supersized dose of ChatGPT aimed at McDonald's.
ZohoDay 2024 - how Zoho plans to integrate LLMs and smaller language models to get a better (and cheaper) AI result This article is sponsored by:
ZohoDay 2024 surfaced fascinating details on Zoho's generative AI strategy - by integrating a range of language models in the same workflows. What does this mean to customers? And is this approach consistent with Zoho's tech philosophy? Grab your beverage of choice and let's dig in.
NVIDIA just hit $2 trillion - but here's why there might be more room for growth This article is sponsored by:
An early lead on neuro-symbolic AI platforms and a more equitable model that #acceleratetrust with employees, partners, and users suggest room for future growth.
Generative AI tools - Pega’s Knowledge Buddy & its implications This article is sponsored by:
Thoughtful generative AI applications are starting to become available. Pega’s new tools have a couple of pleasant surprises to note. Here’s a quick look at its Knowledge Buddy technology.
While online safety laws are welcome, they are far from a panacea This article is sponsored by:
Internet safety campaigners are right to want to protect children and the vulnerable, but there are risks new laws might do as much harm as good.
WPP sees AI as a deal winning capability, but warns that clients want work that’s “copyright-proof” This article is sponsored by:
WPP’s share price dipped upon release of its full-year results, as the advertising giant faced a challenging year in 2023. However, it sees plenty of opportunity with its AI and data strategy.