“Machines will take over half of all workload by 2025.
According to new research by the World Economic Forum (WEF), machines and automated software will take over half of all tasks on the shop floor within 7 years. According to the group, however, technologies such as artificial intelligence and robots create more jobs than they make disappear.
The rese... Read more
Morgan Stanley wants to offer derivatives associated with bitcoin
After the price of most crypt currencies suffered from the rumour that Goldman Sachs would not set up a bitcoin desk, confidence has now been restored. That's because of the story that Morgan Stanley plans to offer bitcoin derivatives.
Financial press agency Bloomberg, which usually has reliable sou... Read more
LinkedIn makes TonY open source to run TensorFlow on Hadoop
LinkedIn makes its tool TonY open source available. The tool makes it possible to connect the machine learning framework TensorFlow to data stored in Apache Hadoop.
Google launched the open source software library TensorFlow in 2015. This should make it easier for developers to design, build and tr... Read more
BMW invests heavily in block chain technology
Car manufacturer BMW is taking new steps to further develop its blockchain strategy. Today, the company announces a program to help startups working on blockchain get started extra quickly. It has already made two investments in this area.
BMW hopes that its investments will streamline its blockchai... Read more
Google’s What-If Tool visualizes impact of changes in AI
Google presented the What-If Tool. The tool can visualize the impact of changes in artificial intelligence within TensorBoard. Users only need to add a model and a dataset for this.
At the moment, these kinds of scenarios often have to be created by writing separate code to analyze a specific model,... Read more
Facebook developed AI for analysis of text on images
Facebooks more than 2.2 billion users share an incredible amount of photos every day. The social media giant needs to organize it every day, add it to search results and scan for potentially harmful content. A large part of these images also contain text, which also needs to be analysed.
In order to... Read more
Adobe adds AI to Adobe Target and Adobe Experience Manager
Adobe will add artificial intelligence to Adobe Target and Adobe Experience Manager. The improvements should include making it easier to get the best algorithms for a set of tasks.
Users can customize the programs to their liking using assistant Sensei, reports TechCrunch. Among other things, Sense... Read more
Irish tax authorities come up with chatbot to simplify returns
We can't make it any more fun, but we can make it easier. Ireland takes the well-known adage of the Dutch tax authorities seriously and comes up with a chatbot to help people with all their tax related questions. The virtual assistant can also be operated by voice, which is a major step forward in I... Read more
Stellar takes over blockchain-startup supported by Visa and Nasdaq
Stellar takes over the blockchain startup Chain that had support from Visa and Nasdaq. Chains CEO Adam Ludwin announced that today. The aim is to withdraw and combine the individual products of the companies. Together they form Interstellar.
That's what news agency Reuters is reporting today. Inters... Read more
“AI will be spending $13 trillion on global GNP over the next twelve years.
According to McKinsey, Artificial Intelligence (AI) will have a major impact on global productivity. The company expects an additional global economic activity of around $13 trillion. That's equivalent to about 11.2 billion euros.
If McKinsey's prediction comes true, it means that AI increases its ... Read more