Microsoft is acquiring Nuance Communications for $19.7B
Apr 13, 2021Read More
In a post announcing the deal, the company said this was about increasing its presence in the healthcare vertical, a place where Nuance has done well in recent years. In fact, the company announced the Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare last year, and this deal is about accelerating its presence there.
Global edge computing infrastructure market to be $800 billion by 2028
Mar 14, 2021Read More
12 Tech Trends To Watch Closely In 2021
Mar 2, 2021Read More
Futuristic tech havens. The quantum time bomb. Psychedelic medicines. AI that can read your emotions. Here are the top tech trends poised to reshape industries in 2021.
World Economic Forum launches global alliance to speed trustworthy AI adoption
Feb 7, 2021Read More
The World Economic Forum (WEF) is launching the Global AI Action Alliance today, with more than 100 organizations participating at launch.
The Most Important Voice In Artificial Intelligence: Frontline Workers
Jan 30, 2021Read More
Success with AI is going to be a bumpy and uneven road, and is going to need more human knowledge and input than we can ever imagine. No one is more critical to AI success than the people who will be working with it on the front lines.
The Most Intriguing CES 2021 Innovation Award-Winning Devices Using Voice and AI
Jan 15, 2021Read More
This year’s crop of more than 1,200 nominees CES 2021 Innovation Awards ranged across 28 product categories covering nearly every aspect of people’s lives. We examined this year’s winners and picked out some of the most notable examples of voice tech and artificial intelligence among the winners.
2021: The Year of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
Jan 8, 2021Read More
While the pandemic has been painful, it has caused things to accelerate in several areas impressively rapidly. Two of those areas are robotics and artificial intelligence, which we’ll see adapted broadly this decade with a considerable bump in 2021.
Artificial Intelligence (AI): What's In Store For 2021?
Dec 31, 2020Read More
Given all the investment and innovation, what might we see next year with AI? As should be no surprise, there is quite a bit. So let’s take a look:
The United States Of Artificial Intelligence Startups
Dec 12, 2020Read More
Startups in 44 US states plus DC are applying artificial intelligence tech across industries like marketing, healthcare, retail, and more.
Unlocking AI’s Potential for Social Good
Oct 30, 2020Read More
New developments in AI could spur a massive democratization of access to services and work opportunities, improving the lives of millions of people around the world and creating new commercial opportunities for businesses.
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Issue 21 - 2020 a Year of COVID, Challenges and Opportunity Like No Other Before
Looking back and looking forward, highlighting key INSIGHTS features and signposts from the past year as well as a focus on the first virtual CES and many other prominent events.Read more
The biggest difference for our team from this year’s CES was the networking and collisions that always occurred for us at the conference.Read more