Thursday, September 24, 2020

AI in Retail: What’s the Plan?

Let’s check in with who’s on the AI (artificial intelligence) train. Apple kicked things off this year, announcing back in January that it had purchased...

Richard Liu, Founder of JD.com, China’s Largest Retailer, Envisions A ‘100%’ Robot Workforce

“I hope my company would be 100% automation someday … no human beings anymore, 100% operated by AI and robots.” That’s Richard Liu’s audacious...

Survey: One-Third of Shoppers Spend More When AI Is Used

When it comes to resolving problems, consumers prefer to speak with a real, live person. But when it comes to other interactions, chat bots...

Here are 5 Innovative Uses for Machine Learning

Though its time horizon can't be predicted, artificial intelligence (AI) promises to foundationally influence modern society, for better or worse. A sub-genre of AI -- machine...

Target adding visual search tool from Pinterest to its app and website

Pinterest has announced a partnership with Target to integrate its visual search technology known as Lens into Target’s apps, and later its desktop website....

The Retail Industry has a New Cornerstone- AI and Deep Learning

Retail is one of a handful of industries that enjoys the involvement of almost every person on the planet. While the recent advent of...

IBM’s Watson begins to accelerate in the retail zone

by Peter White, ReThink Research, AI Trends Contributing Editor IBM this week lifted its skirts a fraction on what is going on in its work...

Ikea: What do shoppers want in artificial intelligence?

Ikea recently launched a survey to gauge how consumers feel about artificial intelligence, and what they are looking for in AI and virtual assistant...

How Amazon Triggered a Robot Arms Race

An Amazon warehouse is a flurry of activity. Workers jog around a man-made cavern plopping items into yellow and black crates. Towering hydraulic arms...

Deep Learning Catches On in New Industries, from Fashion to Finance

The machine-learning technique known as deep learning, which has shown impressive results in voice and image recognition, is finding new applications. A machine-learning technique that...






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