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    1. AI Databases: What They Are and Why Your Business Should Care

      Data and business intelligence (BI) are two sides of the same coin. Advancements in storage, processing, and analysis have democratized data to the point where you don't need to be a database professional or data scientist to work with massive data sets and derive insights. There's still a learning curve, but self-service BI and data visualization tools are redefining the way businesses leverage all of the data they collect into actionable analytics.

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    2. Salesforce Data Studio Brings AI to the Data Marketplace

      If you're a data owner looking for more control over how your data is shared, then you might be interested in the recently announced Salesforce Data Studio. The platform connects data owners with marketers looking to reach new customers or better artificial intelligence (AI)-powered ways to reach existing customers. Salesforce Data Studio is a standalone product that falls under the Salesforce Marketing Cloud umbrella.

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    3. How Chatbots Can Transform Your Business

      IT and DevOps Tools / How Chatbots Can Transform Your Business Chatbots can add a dash of conversational artificial intelligence (AI) to your business across customer support, accounting and expense management, e-commerce, and beyond. August 18, 2017 2:31PM EST August 18, 2017 This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use . Chatbots are everywhere in 2017.

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    4. How Chatbots Can Transform

      Chatbots are everywhere in 2017. You can find thousands of them in Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, in Slack and Skype , and embedded as automated conversational experiences within countless other apps and services we use every day. Chatbots are exactly what they sound like: a chat with a bot. It's a form of conversational in which a user interacts with a virtual agent through natural language messaging.

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    5. CRM Might Be More Important to Than Phones

      As a small business, it can be difficult to determine when and where to spend your resources. This is especially true for companies that rely heavily on technology to enable and monitor sales processes. However, it's becoming pretty clear—thanks to several recent enterprise software adoption studies— that, at minimum, your company should invest in customer relationship management (CRM) software.

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    6. SurveyMonkey Remakes Itself With Data-Driven Ai | News & Opinion

      Why would the company synonymous with modern, simple online surveys want to fundamentally change the way its surveys work and overhaul how its underlying platform functions? Why fix what isn't broken? The answer, according to SurveyMonkey President Tom Hale, is because the data revolution and a tectonic user shift toward mobile have changed the rules of the game. "When we started tackling online surveys, it was a desktop world," said Hale. "The metaphors of survey taking were paper and a pencil.

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      Mentions: NLP
    7. What Are Virtual Assistants and What Can You Do With Them?

      What Are Virtual Assistants and What Can You Do With Them? What Are Virtual Assistants and What Can You Do With Them? 10 Comments Alexa, Cortana, and Google Assistant execs discuss what voice-activated contextual artificial intelligence (AI) can do for business, and how the digital assistant landscape is evolving along with AI. Conversational artificial intelligence (AI) is fundamentally transforming how we interact with technology.

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    8. Salesforce Einstein ABM Could Be a B2B Marketing Game-Changer

      Traditionally, business-to-business (B2B) marketers used marketing automation in a similar fashion as consumer marketers. Dashboards, lists, and workflows were built to help companies interact with a collection of single-contact files, regardless of whether or not these contacts were part of the same client account. Salesforce's newest creation, Einstein Account-Based Marketing (ABM), wants to change all that.

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    9. Your Facebook Messenger AI Therapist Will See You Now

      Your Facebook Messenger AI Therapist Will See You Now Your Facebook Messenger AI Therapist Will See You Now 10 Comments If you're feeling blue, Woebot inside Facebook Messenger looks to provide some comfort. Artificial intelligence bots can give you news, help you shop, and troubleshoot tech problems. But a new startup launching today on Facebook Messenger, Woebot , wants to go a bit deeper and act as a virtual therapist.

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      Mentions: Stanford London Eliza
    10. Inside Google's AI Rewrite: Building Machine Learning into Everything

      Makoto Koike is a cucumber farmer in Japan. Koike is a former embedded systems designer who spent years working in the Japanese automobile industry, but in 2015 he returned home to help out on his parents' cucumber farm. He soon realized that the manual task of sorting cucumbers by color, shape, size, and attributes such as "thorniness" was often trickier and more arduous than growing them.

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    11. The Business Guide to Machine Learning

      Machine Learning (ML) algorithms are embedded in the fabric of much of the technology we use every day. ML innovations spanning computer vision, deep learning, natural language processing (NLP), and beyond are part of a larger revolution around practical artificial intelligence (AI). Not autonomous robots or sentient beings but an intelligence layer baked into our apps, software, and cloud services that combines AI algorithms and Big Data under the surface.

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      Mentions: Big Data NLP
    12. IBM Brings Watson to Mobile Device Management

      IBM Brings Watson to Mobile Device Management 5 hrs ago IBM just keeps finding more uses for IBM Watson . As with Salesforce Einstein, you can now think of IBM Watson more as an artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) layer baked into different applications. IBM has applied IBM Watson's deep learning, natural language processing, and predictive analytics to everything from business intelligence (BI) to cancer research.

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    13. Can Samsung's Bixby Smash Alexa?

      SEOUL—In the battle of the virtual assistants, Amazon has friends and Google has search. Samsung has your TV and washing machine. Samsung's Bixby AI system, coming on the Galaxy S8 phone which launches on March 29, starts out as voice commands for your phone. But its end goal is to tie together all of your home electronics—Samsung or not—with natural-language voice interfaces.

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    14. Salesforce's Einstein AI is Finally Here

      Salesforce Einstein is now generally available to all Salesforce customers. Einstein is an artificial intelligence-based (AI) assistant designed to leverage data to help companies discover, predict, recommend, and automate enhanced business processes. Announced in September of last year, Einstein takes advantage of Salesforce's deep learning, machine learning (ML), predictive analytics, natural language processing, and image processing to serve as a robotic account manager.

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    15. Google's AI-Translator Beefs Up Language Skills | News & Opinion

      Good news, world travelers: Google Translate is getting a lot more accurate. Google last fall introduced something called neural machine translation , which uses artificial intelligence to translate entire sentences instead of individual phrases for a more fluent and understandable result. Now, the technology is available for three more languages: Hindi, Russian, and Vietnamese. On top of that, Google plans to bring these improvements to "many more languages" over the next couple of weeks.

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    16. 5 Steps to Adopt Artificial Intelligence in Your Business

      We're reaching an inflection point with artificial intelligence (AI). This isn't the AI that pop culture has conditioned us to expect; it's not sentient robots or Skynet or even Tony Stark's Jarvis assistant. This AI plateau is happening under the surface, making our existing technology smarter and unlocking the power of all the data that enterprises collect.

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    17. Zuckerberg's AI Butler Is a Nirvana Fan

      Mainstream personal assistants like Amazon's Alexa apparently aren't good enough for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who has spent part of the last year building his own custom robot butler . In a post on Facebook on Monday, he shared the preliminary results of his approximately 100 hours of coding: a real-life Jarvis that uses artificial intelligence to do everything from controlling living room lights to entertaining Zuckerberg's baby daughter, Max.

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    18. Business Tech Predictions: 10 Ways AI, Big Data, and Cloud Will Evolve in 2017

      We've written a lot about the convergence of cloud infrastructure , Big Data, and artificial intelligence (AI) this year. Throughout the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) space, we've seen an inextricable link between these three factors in business intelligence (BI) tools, social listening platforms, customer relationship management (CRM) solutions, or really any industry that's leveraging cloud-based data ingestion and analysis—which is pretty much all of them.

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    19. Siri Architect Grapples With How to Make AI Less Artificial

      Over 1,500 attendees were in San Francisco at A.I. World recently to hear experts talk about the future of the artificial intelligence industry. One of the highlights was a panel featuring William Mark , PhD, President of SRI's Information and Computing Sciences Division and one of the brains behind Apple's Siri. "We need to make artificial intelligence less artificial," said Dr. Mark, who stressed that A.I. is a lot more than "deep learning" and machine intelligence.

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    20. Google Expands Neural Networks for Language Translation

      More than 35 percent of the requests that Google Translate processes will now be handled by advanced neural networks, boosting the 10-year-old tool's ability to offer translations that aren't embarrassingly wrong . The technology, which translates whole sentences at a time, rather than reading phrase by phrase, first debuted for translations between Chinese and English in September.

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