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How Artificial Intelligence is changing how we do business?

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Can I have an AI and two blockchains? That's a joke but people tend to confuse or misuse the terms. There is undoubtedly a hype around these terms. But is it reasonable? In this post we are going to talk about AI (Artificial Intelligence), what it is and whether it is able to achieve what it is prom...


Online grocery delivery: How Amazon Prime Now compares to the competition

USATODAY

By using your voice on a Google Home smart speaker, Walmart customers can order items for 2-day shipping, for free, for orders $35 and over. (Photo: Google handout/USA TODAY) Like many Americans trying to juggle a personal and professional life, you've probably come to this realization: your time c...


Drone deliveries could slash greenhouse gas emissions

Daily Mail

There are more than 1 million drones registered in the U.S. Most of them belong to people flying them for fun, but a growing number are used commercially. Companies including Amazon, UPS, Google and DHL are already exploring ways to deliver packages with drones instead of trucks. Our new research...


Honeywell rolls out two rugged computers to streamline fulfillment – DC Velocity

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Handhelds connect to warehouse software platforms, firm says. Honeywell International Inc. has rolled out two rugged mobile computers that it said will streamline fulfillment operations by connecting workers and DCs to cloud-based databases and the Internet of Things (IoT). The Dolphin CN80 Mobile...


Why Artificial Intelligence Is the Next Frontier in Healthcare Innovation Gizmocrazed - Future Technology News

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When we think of AI or Artificial Intelligence, we usually think of the following science fiction tropes, like super-advanced sentient machines that become the bane of humanity. In reality, however, what is currently considered to be AI technology is nowhere near advanced enough for that scenario to...


73 Mind-Blowing Implications of a Driverless Future

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I originally wrote and published a version of this article in September 2016. Since then, quite a bit has happened, further cementing my view that these changes are coming and that the implications will be even more substantial. I decided it was time to update this article with some additional ideas...


Practical machine learning applications for business

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What's the next big technological advance for businesses? The cloud? Big data? Machine learning? Or maybe a combination of all three that actually generates business value? That last one is surprisingly tricky. Most Global 2,000 enterprises lack the ability to leverage business data strategically v...


Express delivery: use drones not trucks to cut carbon emissions, experts say

The Guardian - Business

Tue 13 Feb 2018 11.00 EST Last modified on Tue 13 Feb 2018 11.01 EST Drones invoke varying perceptions, from fun gadget to fly in the park to deadly military weapons. In the future, they may even be viewed as a handy tool in the battle to fight climate change. Greenhouse gas emissions from the tra...


Drone Delivery, If Done Right, Could Cut Emissions

IEEE Spectrum Robotics Channel

Drone delivery is expected to take off big time in the next few years. Chinese online retailer JD.com has already launched drone delivery in four provinces in China, while DHL and Zipline are delivering medicines with drones in rural and hard-to-reach areas. Amazon, Google, and UPS are all working ...


Would Delivery Drones Be All That Efficient? Depends Where You Live

WIRED

If the idea of swarms of delivery drones dropping packages all over our cities started out as a joke, for some reason the punchline hasn't landed yet. Amazon applied for a patent in 2015 for a command center, like a beehive, plopped into your city, which isn't a worrying metaphor at all. Google has ...