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Rise Of The Machines With This ETF
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Robots haven't taken over the world, at least not yet, but one exchange traded fund powered by artificial intelligence is performing pretty well. The AI Powered Equity ETF AIEQ 0.43% is higher by nearly 19% year to date. What Happened Backed by IBM's famous Watson supercomputer, AIEQ, which turns two years old in October, is an actively managed ETF using
Chinese Cloud Services Rivalry Heats up as Alibaba, Tencent Face Off
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Cloud-as-a-service has emerged as a growth driver for many companies, which explains the huge investments made by some big-name companies such as Amazon.com, Inc. AMZN and Alphabet Inc GOOGL GOOG. Betting On Chinese Cloud Services As with most other innovative cutting-edge technologies, China has emerged as a force to reckon with in the cloud computing sector. China's overall cloud industry
Google Buys Intelligence Company Looker For $2.6B In Cash
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Alphabet's GOOGL Google will acquire data and analytics platform Looker in a $2.6 billion all-cash transaction. Read more at Benzinga. Photo: Marcin Wichary
3 Innovative Companies Leading The Charge As Logistics Automation Accelerates
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Robotics, automation and artificial intelligence (RAAI) technologies stand to advance nearly every sector of the market, whether that’s robots fulfilling orders on factory floors or taking over for doctors in performing surgeries. In 2013, we created the ROBO Global Robotics & Automation Index in an effort to benchmark all that RAAI has to offer to investors. Since then, the index
Top 10 Most Innovative AI Companies Of 2019 In The World
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geralt / Pixabay Companies large and small are using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning in their products and services to offer a better customer experience. They are using AI to disrupt sectors like finance, healthcare, communication, transportation, semiconductors, and others. Here we take a look at the top 10 most innovative AI companies in 2019, according to Fast Company.
Domino's To Expedite Pizza Delivery In Malaysia And Singapore Using Decentralized AI Service
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Domino's Pizza Inc. DPZ 1.58% operations in Malaysia and Singapore have partnered with SingularityNET, a platform for artificial intelligence (AI) services, to use decentralized AI to improve its last-mile delivery process. Though retail businesses working within the food niche like Walmart Inc WMT 1.1% or Carrefour have shown interest in decentralized solutions (blockchain is a decentralized ledger), this appears to be the first
Switching Sides: Google AI Expert Accepts Job At Apple
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Ian Goodfellow is a name many investors aren't familiar with, but he's making headlines after quitting Alphabet Inc GOOG 0.01% GOOGL to join Apple Inc. AAPL. What Happened Goodfellow was one of Google's leading artificial intelligence experts and credited for being the "father" of general adversarial networks (GANs), CNBC reports. While working at Google, Apple employees did research that was based
Meetings Are Expensive, But Artificial Intelligence Might Offer Cheaper Solutions
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A research study conducted by Bain & Company revealed that an average company could conveniently spend 15% of its collective time in meetings. An HBR study showed that C-level executives could spend as much as 300,000 hours per year prepping for meetings, commuting to meetings, or attending meetings. Meetings are important to business communications, but an underlying thread in the
How A Group Of Academics Open-Sourced Conversational AI, And Then Turned It Into A Business
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Benzinga's Fintech Focus Podcast features conversations with the biggest names in fintech. Subscribe to the Fintech Focus newsletter to get a roundup of industry news delivered to your inbox weekly, and check out upcoming programming at Benzinga events. In this episode of the Fintech Focus podcast, we talk about the science of, well, talking. Conversational AI has already changed how
Newly-Developed Artificial Metabolism Could Power Robots Of The Future
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Image source: John Munson/Cornell University – Video Screenshot The development of robotics and artificial intelligence is approaching an era where robots and humans could live together. The most recent example of this vision comes from a newly-developed material, powered by artificial metabolism which could power robotics of the future. Researchers at Cornell University used bioengineering to develop a biomaterial powered