12 Artificial Intelligence Excellence Steps for Transforming IT operations

12 Artificial Intelligence Excellence Steps for Transforming IT operations

In the sometimes arduous journey in implementing artificial intelligence (AI), a ray of hope. Gartner recently has elaborated on 12 steps to help successfully integrate artificial intelligence practices into your organization. The 12 steps can be categorized into four major stages of progress as explained by Gartner research vice president Will Cappelli: “We start in the…

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Intel Introduces First Neural Network Processor for AI Technology

Intel Introduces First Neural Network Processor for AI Technology

Intel recently announced a new processor for neural network processing for artificial intelligence applications. The Intel Nervana Neural Network Processor (NNP), a silicon destined to “develop entirely new classes of AI applications that maximize the amount of data processed and enable customers to find greater insights – transforming their businesses.” The Intel Nervana technology, will increase data processing…

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LG and Qualcomm to Develop Next Generation Car Connectivity Technology

LG and Qualcomm to Develop Next Generation Car Connectivity Technology

LG and QUALCOMM will jointly develop 5G and C-V2X (Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything) Technologies for future autonomous vehicles. The two companies will work together in a research center in South Korea. The companies will both bring previous R&D experience, particularly in the 5G area. The 5G knowledge is essential for developing fully connected cars with connectivity, “5 times faster with 10 times lower…

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Intel to Acquire Mobileye

Intel to Acquire Mobileye

Intel Corporation recently announced Intel and Mobileye have entered into a “definitive agreement under which Intel would acquire Mobileye.” This agreement coincides with an earlier statement recognizing that “making autonomous driving a reality for our customers is the shared ambition behind our cooperation with Intel and Mobileye. This partnership has all of the skills and talent necessary…

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H&R Block and IBM Collaborate on the Tax Preparation Process

H&R Block and IBM Collaborate on the Tax Preparation Process

H&R Block is uniting with IBM’s Watson* to produce “a new, exclusive, consumer-facing experience,” altering the current 60 year old category. The move “represents the first time Watson will be applied to tax preparation, enabling millions of filers to benefit from the industry-leading expertise of H&R Block’s tax professionals, who will now partner with Watson to…

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The Intel Responsive Retail Platform Improves Your Shopping Experience

The Intel Responsive Retail Platform Improves Your Shopping Experience

Your shopping experience is about to change within the next five years: With the Intel Responsive Retail Platform (Intel RRP) “virtual reality, artificial intelligence and data-centric tools will drive innovation and empower customers.” Using Intel’s Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud technologies to obtain data and interpret the data into useful information that ultimately assists the retailer and customer…

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Weather Clouds, Image/Tech Mainstream

The Weather Company Declared “Most Accurate Forecaster in the World”

Weather Clouds, Image/Tech Mainstream In a recent study by ForecastWatch, “the nation’s premier authority in meteorological accuracy validation” determined consumer brands the Weather Channel and Weather Underground (both part of the Weather Company, an IBM Business (NYSE: IBM) ) “as the most accurate forecasters overall across diverse geographic regions and time periods covered.” Three geographical areas were…

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