Thursday, September 24, 2020

How AI is changing online retail forever

Artificial intelligence is all around us, from searching on Google to what news you see on social media to using Siri. And with the...

Can Retail AI Gain Situational Awareness?

“Hello, Dave. You look really nice in those jeans. Maybe you’d like to buy this shirt too?” The retail market is being taken over by...

AI hasn’t scratched the surface of ecommerce yet

When it comes to artificial intelligence (AI) has made its way into many aspects of our lives, even into toys for kids like Anki’s Cozmo which...

Walmart granted a patent to enable self-driving carts

Walmart is planning to eventually have self-driving shopping carts roaming its stores and herding themselves out of the parking lot. The U.S. government granted Walmart...

Start-up Nextail raises $1.6M to help retailers optimize inventory

Nextail, a Spanish startup that has developed technology to help retailers better manage inventory levels and, ultimately, sell at higher margins, has closed $1.6...

Autonomous In-Store Robot Introduced by Lowe’s

"Hello, I'm NAVii. How can I help you?" This is how the store associate of the future may greet you. Starting in the fall, Lowe's shoppers in...

Sequoia Invests Series A into AI startup Mad Street Den

Mad Street Den, an India-U.S. startup focused on artificial intelligence that was started by ex-Silicon Valley founders, has pulled in an undisclosed Series A round of...

Macy’s begins using AI to improve service

Macy's is testing a mobile tool using artificial intelligence that lets shoppers get answers customized to the store they're in — like where a...

Using an Algorithm to Figure Out What is Important to the the Customer

I met Metis’s mother in Los Angeles in the summer of 2014. We were introduced by a mutual friend. At that time, Metis, named...

Yelp Using AI to Help You Find Dinner

Warning: The robots that power ever-popular review platform Yelp are becoming sentient. Okay, not really, but as Fast Company reports, the company is using artificial intelligence to better serve...






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