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E-commerce firms focusing on AI, virtual reality to cut logistics cost and fraudulent orders

Most e-commerce platforms are focusing in areas such as conversational commerce, artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality (VR)/augmented reality (AR) and analytics technologies, says the PwC TechWorld report

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With robots in control, chemical makers fight for their formulas

The arrival of artificial intelligence onto factory floors is timely as experienced workers reach retirement age

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis. Photo: HT
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis. Photo: HT

Artificial intelligence can bridge rich-poor divide: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis says artificial intelligence will create even more jobs and not just that, it will repair and solve many problems

HR is a vast field with diverse and intricate functions, such as conflict mediation, capacity building, and hiring. 
HR is a vast field with diverse and intricate functions, such as conflict mediation, capacity building, and hiring. 

Multiple nuances to how humans can deal with AI governing hiring: Kazim Rizvi

  • AI’s impact in HR, in very basic terms, can be understood as a tale of faster and more informed decision making
  • AI algorithms could evaluate resumes on the basis of their experience and desired qualifications, providing a round of vetting with little or no effort

Creating music using AI is now the next step in this transformational journey, although the use of AI in music creation is definitely not something new. 
Creating music using AI is now the next step in this transformational journey, although the use of AI in music creation is definitely not something new. 

How Artificial Intelligence is transforming the music streaming industry  

  • Deeper mobile penetrations, cheaper data and the emergence of AI and Machine Learning have created a great ecosystem for streaming players 
  • RIAA estimates that the music industry has posted an increase in revenues in two consecutive years and possibly in 2018 as well

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty voted Harish Natarajan the victor but also said her company’s Project Debater better enriched their knowledge.  (Bloomberg)
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty voted Harish Natarajan the victor but also said her company’s Project Debater better enriched their knowledge. (Bloomberg)

A human just triumphed over IBM's six-year-old AI debater

  • IBM's 'Miss Debater' goes head to head with world debate champion Harish Natarajan, and loses
  • Artificial Intelligence may hold the edge in games such as Go and Jeopardy, but debating involves human emotion

Radiologists need to adapt themselves to new skill sets and technologies for attaining better productivity by integrating AI with radiology practice. (A file photo of a laboratory at Moolchand Healthcare. Leading hospitals are forming alliances with single speciality chains such as pathology and radiology chains, IVF centres, eye clinics, physiotherapy centres, cancer chains, etc., to effectively deliver services and jointly unlock more value. )
Radiologists need to adapt themselves to new skill sets and technologies for attaining better productivity by integrating AI with radiology practice. (A file photo of a laboratory at Moolchand Healthcare. Leading hospitals are forming alliances with single speciality chains such as pathology and radiology chains, IVF centres, eye clinics, physiotherapy centres, cancer chains, etc., to effectively deliver services and jointly unlock more value. )

Artificial Intelligence all set to Virtualize Radiology Brains  

  • AI and automation will not replace radiologists, but will act as an assistant to radiologist in every step of the imaging detection, diagnosis and prognosis
  • There is an increase in interest and enthusiasm for AI among the radiology community as the discussion is moving upwards on from considering AI as a threat

Monjin last year joined hands with Microsoft to develop a global assessment standard for interviewers.
Monjin last year joined hands with Microsoft to develop a global assessment standard for interviewers.

Most HR solutions to be highly automated by 2030: Monjin CEO, founder Abhijeet Kashyape

Monjin leverages the 'sharing economy' principle to bring convenience and better experience to candidates and significant recruitment cost and time benefits to enterprises: Monjin CEO

Nearly 40 per cent of AI professionals have an entry-level salary of Rs 6 lakh onwards.
Nearly 40 per cent of AI professionals have an entry-level salary of Rs 6 lakh onwards.

Over 4,000 AI job roles vacant on talent shortage: Report

Around 57% of firms hiring for artificial intelligence (AI) roles are looking for candidates with over five years of experience, while the average AI experience of Indian professionals stands at a mere three years, according to the study

CIOs and IT leaders in digital commerce struggle with two major challenges when it comes to deploying AI projects: lack of quality training data and lack of in-house skills.
CIOs and IT leaders in digital commerce struggle with two major challenges when it comes to deploying AI projects: lack of quality training data and lack of in-house skills.

Make your digital commerce AI project a success

CIOs and IT leaders should follow three best practices to increase their success rate with digital commerce AI projects.

This no longer is a ‘man vs machine’ battle but is about ‘man with machines’. Photo: iStock
This no longer is a ‘man vs machine’ battle but is about ‘man with machines’. Photo: iStock

Opinion | Artificial Intelligence and its impact on human evolution

Our overconfidence that we know it all and allow technological innovations to grow unfettered could be very dangerous

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Optimizing facilities and sustainability management with IoT and AI

In India, where most energy is still derived from non-renewable sources such as coal, better building facilities management significantly impacts the economy

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The Workforce realignment: Moving beyond the AI vs. Humans Conundrum

If the robots take over routine, predictable jobs, will it really be such a bad thing?

IIoT essentially comprises of digitization and integration of vertical and horizontal value chains of Industries, digitization of products and services offerings and help creating innovative digital business models. Photo: iStock
IIoT essentially comprises of digitization and integration of vertical and horizontal value chains of Industries, digitization of products and services offerings and help creating innovative digital business models. Photo: iStock

The role of digitization & integration across industrial IoT

IoT in industrial context referred to as IIoT plays a crucial strategic role and provides a powerful competitive edge to organizations

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How emerging technologies are creating a race for insights

Businesses need to build a strategic and holistic approach in order to navigate this environment of unprecedented change and to harness the full value of these exciting emerging technologies

Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint
Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint

The rise of Artificial Intelligence and impending takeover

AI-driven machines are predicted to be better than us at driving a truck by 2027, writing a best-seller by 2049 and performing surgery by 2053

Artificial Intelligence (AI) will help us make and take decisions. But AI is only as good as the data that is fed into it. Photo: iStockphoto
Artificial Intelligence (AI) will help us make and take decisions. But AI is only as good as the data that is fed into it. Photo: iStockphoto

Opinion | Beware the dark side of Artificial Intelligence

This is not about devilishly powerful AIs making humans slaves, as depicted in science fiction. The danger is much subtler

As much as 80% of existing data is also known to be unstructured, as it is primarily available in the form of speech, natural language and vision. Photo: iStock
As much as 80% of existing data is also known to be unstructured, as it is primarily available in the form of speech, natural language and vision. Photo: iStock

Cognitive systems and their role in enabling value creation within an enterprise

Cognition can be defined as the mental action or process of acquiring knowledge or comprehending thoughts, experiences, and the senses which are most critical but widely immeasurable: Sandeep Parikh, Partner, Intelligent Automation, EY

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Is IoT the next big thing and are we ready for it?

IoT, AI and ML are ideas that are proving to be the pivot of a digital revolution.

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Will augmented humanity transform the workplace?

AH promises to transform workforces as much as automation does. AH seeks to make work lives easier, stress-free, and happier.

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Things are getting deeply personal in commerce, and there are enough reasons to it

Armed with the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities, companies that can cater to the exact likes and desires of a customer by providing a delightful shopping experience can increase their business multifold and hold an edge over competition.

Rishad Premji, chairman, Nasscom. Photo: Mint
Rishad Premji, chairman, Nasscom. Photo: Mint

Nasscom unveils mentor programme for AI startups

Nasscom has forged ties with global accelerator Tech Stars and tech giants such as Google, Facebook, IBM

The impact of artificial intelligence is being felt across the global labour market in all sectors, according to the LinkedIn report. Photo: iStock
The impact of artificial intelligence is being felt across the global labour market in all sectors, according to the LinkedIn report. Photo: iStock

Why India ranks among the top 3 countries in AI skills

In 2017, the number of LinkedIn members adding AI skills to their profiles increased 190% from 2015