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    1. 6 Ways You Already Use Artificial Intelligence (and Don't Even Know It) -- The Motley Fool

      6 Ways You Already Use Artificial Intelligence (and Don't Even Know It) Artificial intelligence applications are more widespread than many people realize. Danny Vena Nov 2, 2017 at 6:00AM Your smartphone alone may use dozens of AI applications. Image source: Getty Images. Artificial intelligence is quickly becoming the next transformational technology. Market intelligence firm Tractica forecasts that revenue generated by AI will soar from $1.4 billion in 2016 to $59.8 billion by 2025.

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    2. Ibm Ceo Defends Watson Against Critics

      International Business Machines ( NYSE:IBM ) has invested billions of dollars in Watson, its cognitive computing system that made a name for itself by winning Jeopardy! back in 2011. Watson is being used in a wide variety of industries , from healthcare to tax prep , and the system has become the face of IBM's transformation. IBM doesn't disclose any financial information about Watson, so we don't really know how successful the initiative has been. There's been plenty of criticism, though.

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    3. Wal-Mart Will Use NVIDIA and AI to Dump Aws -- The Motley Fool

      Wal-Mart Will Use NVIDIA and AI to Dump AWS Markets Motley Fool Facebook Twitter Print There was a time, not too long ago, when Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT) was the undisputed king of retail. However, e-commerce has changed the landscape, and over the last few years, Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been taking an increasingly large slice of the retail pie.

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    4. How to Invest in Artificial Intelligence

      How to Invest in Artificial Intelligence Published August 13, 2017 Print There's a lot of potential for investors in the artificial intelligence (AI) market. A myriad of companies -- like NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA) and Alphabet 's (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google -- are betting on a variety of AI segments including data processing, deep learning, machine learning, driverless cars, etc.

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      Mentions: Microsoft Apple Intel
    5. 5 Best Dividend Stocks in Virtual Reality

      The virtual reality (VR) market is expected to be worth about $34 billion annually by 2022. Tech investors are understandably excited about this expanding opportunity, particularly as giants like Facebook and Alphabet make huge plays in the space. Those looking to benefit from this fast-growing market -- and receive a dividend at the same time -- should consider what Microsoft ( NASDAQ:MSFT ) , NVIDIA ( NASDAQ:NVDA ) , Qualcomm ( NASDAQ:QCOM ) , Intel ( NASDAQ:INTC ) , and International Business Machines ( NYSE:IBM ) are doing in virtual reality. Image source: Getty Images. Microsoft Microsoft folds its augmented reality and virtual reality pursuits into one category that it calls ...

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    6. Your Next Customer Service Rep Might Be a Bot

      Close This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool. There's been an artificial intelligence revolution (AI) going on all around us for the last several years. It may not seem obvious at first, but it you look closely, the signs are everywhere. Natural language understanding powers virtual assistants on cellphones. Natural language processing is providing foreign language translations on websites.

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    7. Facebook's "M" Joins a Growing List of Virtual Assistants

      Search: Facebook's "M" Joins a Growing List of Virtual Assistants Facebook just launch its virtual assistant "M" into a crowded field and so far, it's nothing to post about. Danny Vena ( TMFLifeIsGood ) Apr 16, 2017 at 10:00AM The field of artificial intelligence has captured the public imagination recently, and the most visible example of that technology is the virtual assistant. It seems that every phone has one, and more are being introduced every day.

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      Mentions: Samsung
    8. 3 Top Artificial Intelligence Stocks to Buy in 2017

      Search: 3 Top Artificial Intelligence Stocks to Buy in 2017 Computer-assisted data analysis is not exactly a new thing, but these tools are becoming incredibly powerful. Here are three ideas for investors who want to jump aboard this careening bandwagon. Anders Bylund ( TMFZahrim ) Apr 2, 2017 at 11:12AM Artificial intelligence (AI) is a hot topic nowadays.

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    9. China is Helping Baidu's AI Efforts, and it Couldn't Come at a Better Time

      Chinese internet search leader Baidu, Inc. ( NASDAQ:BIDU ) has made a name for itself as one of the leaders in artificial intelligence (AI) in the world's most populous country. It has made no secret about its excitement regarding the prospects for the technology and has hired some of the foremost experts in the field for high level positions within the company. Now, it is getting the Chinese government seal of approval for its trouble.

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      Mentions: China Google Stanford
    10. 1 Reason NVIDIA Thinks Its Staggering Growth Will Continue

      In case you haven't heard, NVIDIA Corporation ( NASDAQ:NVDA ) , the leader in the graphics processing unit (GPU) chip industry, has been experiencing staggering growth , with impressive increases across a variety of metrics . The company became the stock market darling of 2016 as its stock price tripled, and investors must be wondering whether its performance can continue. NVIDIA thinks it can. The reason? The artificial intelligence (AI) market. Image source: Getty Images.

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      Mentions: Jen-Hsun Huang GPU
    11. The Best Way to Do Your Taxes? Ask Watson!

      Let's face it: Most people dread tax season. Preparing a tax return ranks right up there with getting a root canal. First of all, it's time-consuming. The IRS estimates that it takes the average taxpayer 13 hours to prepare a return. Add to that the complexity of the tax code and it's no wonder taxpayers dread April 15. H&R Block, Inc. ( NYSE:HRB ) is hoping to change all that.

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      Mentions: IBM IRS
    12. Is Voice Search an Opportunity or a Threat to Google? -- The Motley Fool

      Is Voice Search an Opportunity or a Threat to Google? Google's CEO sees more opportunity than challenge in voice search. I'm not so sure. Adam Levy Jan 31, 2017 at 2:13PM Image source: Google. Consumers are doing more and more web searches just by talking. And they're not just asking the digital assistants on their smartphones; they're also buying all-new devices, such as the Amazon.com ( NASDAQ:AMZN ) Echo and Google Home, to answer random queries.

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    13. Games Hold the Key to Teaching Artificial Intelligence Systems

      The Chinese game of Go is one of the simplest, yet most complex games in the world. The objective of the game is to surround empty spaces or your opponent's pieces (called stones) with your own, and remove surrounded pieces from the board. The complexity arises from the 19 by 19 grid containing 361 squares. The number of possible moves in a game exceeds the number of atoms in the universe. Google's AlphaGo clandestinely defeats some of the top Go players in the world. Image source: Pixabay .

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    14. Top Stocks to Buy in Artificial Intelligence

      Search: Top Stocks to Buy in Artificial Intelligence Artificial intelligence seems like a confusing topic, but following the investments of these top tech companies will help you better understand the growing market. Leo Sun ( TMFSunLion ) Nov 25, 2016 at 5:42PM The words "artificial intelligence" likely conjure up visions of dystopian sci-fi worlds for many investors.

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    15. The 3 Biggest Opportunities for Facebook Inc.

      The 3 Biggest Opportunities for Facebook Inc. Facebook is diversifying beyond advertising with big investments in AI, messaging, and virtual reality. Leo Sun ( TMFSunLion ) Oct 18, 2016 at 4:18PM Facebook 's ( NASDAQ:FB ) core business model is fairly easy to understand. It generates most of its revenue from targeted ads, which are customized from data mined from its users' social interactions. That business has been booming, boosting Facebook's revenue by 58% in 2014 and 44% in 2015.

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    16. 10 Stats About Artificial Intelligence That Will Blow You Away

      10 Stats About Artificial Intelligence That Will Blow You Away

      10 Stats About Artificial Intelligence That Will Blow You Away Bill Gates calls this market the “holy grail” of computer science. Leo Sun ( TMFSunLion ) Jun 19, 2016 at 6:42PM Microsoft ( NASDAQ:MSFT ) co-founder Bill Gates recently called artificial intelligence "the holy grail that anyone in computer science has been thinking about" during Vox Media's Code Conference.

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    17. 10 Stats About Artificial Intelligence That Will Blow You Away | Fox Business

      10 Stats About Artificial Intelligence That Will Blow You Away | Fox Business

      10 Stats About Artificial Intelligence That Will Blow You Away By Leo Sun Print Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently called artificial intelligence "the holy grail that anyone in computer science has been thinking about" during Vox Media's Code Conference. Gates discussed the rapid progress of speech recognition and computer vision technologies over the past five years, and noted that "the dream is finally arriving."

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