Machines are good at pattern matching but our ability to learn unlimited patterns means humans will always be smarter than artificial intelligence
This week - readers sound off on algorithms-gone-wrong. Plus: GDPR as marketing differentiator. Facebook gets a searing critique and digital gets a career survival guide. Plus: your weekly whiffs.
AI advances up the Oracle cloud stack as autonomous PaaS joins its cloud platform alongside the already launched autonomous database
Capgemini's Warner on the AI voice imperative - brands are falling behind on conversational commerce
Retailers aren't moving fast enough with conversational commerce. That's the message from Capgemini's Shannon Warner - and she's got the data to back it up. Here's my NRF 2018 review.
At the 2018 Acumatica Summit, Acumatica laid out their approach to next-gen tech, from AI to IoT to blockchain. After the demos, I went behind the scenes with Acumatica's Ajoy Krishnamoorthy. Here's my review - and what I'd like to see next.
Dutch manufacturer of grow lights Hortilux has developed a digital platform where IoT-sourced insights, harvested from commercial greenhouses, are shared with customers.
Ocado's technology investments have helped turn a £12 million profit into a £0.5 million loss. Is that a price worth paying for the online grocery firm?
New Relic's passed a milestone by turning in a non-GAAP quarterly profit and there's more to come, promises CEO Lew Cirne.
In this edition – why Facebook's comments over shares News Feed change matters far beyond Facebook. How to tell the real influencers from the fakes, and: why brands should reckon with Alexa for content.
H&M is planning to invest more in online, digital and associated technologies. But is it too late in 2018 for a retailer to be getting excited about RFID?
The U.S. election aftermath has brought the ethical issues of algorithmic life into sharp focus. But it's time for companies to admit that brute force algorithms also undermine the customer experience. Here's my rant-with-a-purpose.