The Implications of Google Duplex

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: The recent¬†demonstration of Google Duplex by CEO Sundar Pichai has grabbed the world’s attention. The demo shows a pre-recorded, and supposedly realtime, interaction between an experimental Google voice assistant, called Google Duplex, interacting with a receptionist at …

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Smart Speakers? Meh. Intelligent Assistants? Yeah!

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: Ever since the launch of Amazon’s Echo device in 2014, its seems that every month brings a new development in dedicated devices that process voice commands and perform actions. However, what exactly are these devices? The popular …

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How Autonomous Vehicles Fit into our AI-Enabled Future

Have you ever dreamed of the day where your car could drive for itself freeing you to do other things, such as reading, catching up on emails, watching a movie, or sleeping rather than focus on the road while in the car? Automotive manufacturers and transportation technology vendors are rapidly progressing us to that goal. …

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Not all Machine Learning (ML) Is Artificial Intelligence (AI): Part II

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The Difference Between a Data Scientist and Data Engineer and Why You Should Care

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: As Artificial Intelligence (AI) continues to become a focus for an increasing number of enterprises, these organizations are realizing how important it is to have the right people and skills in place. In particular, we have seen …

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AI is Not a Job Killer — it’s a Job Category Killer

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: AI brings mixed emotions and opinions when referenced in the context of jobs.¬† Here’s something fun you can do at your next business or technology networking event; ask the question “Do you think Artificial Intelligence will be …

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AI & Blockchain: Double the Value or Double the Hype?

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not the only technology that’s getting a lot of media and investor attention these days. Blockchain is emerging as a technology in its own right separate from the much-hyped rise in value of …

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Is Machine Learning really AI?

This post was featured in our Cognilytica Newsletter, with additional details. Didn’t get the newsletter? Sign up here: One of the downsides to the recent revival of popularity of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is that we see a lot of vendors, professional services firms, and end users jumping on the AI bandwagon labeling their technologies, products, …

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