Human Interaction and Artificial Intelligence

Human Interaction and #ArtificialIntelligence 

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  • As Sears shutters and Amazon roars to new heights with drone delivery, you can’t help but wonder if algorithms and artificial intelligence have now heralded the death of the human interaction that was such an essential component of marketing.
  • As of this weekend — according to — looking at the top six stocks ranked by market cap, five are built around these technologies: Apple, Alphabet, and Microsoft are the top three, in that order; Facebook and Amazon are at five and six respectively; and Berkshire Hathaway fills in at number four.
  • Each and every opportunity was a moment to encourage others to speak and for me simply to listen … never to believe that I knew more than they.
  • Amazon, along with Apple and Starbucks, to name a few, are at the leading edge and, in the process, they’ve bested the competition.
  • They cannot let themselves be blinded by the promise of artificial intelligence and, in the process, lose sight of the human interaction.

As Sears shutters and Amazon roars to new heights with drone delivery, you can’t help but wonder if algorithms and artificial intelligence have no…

@SpirosMargaris: Human Interaction and #ArtificialIntelligence

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Browsing at Best Buy to get your hands on the latest in electronics has been replaced by small ads on Google or a Facebook page, or the photo on Instagram. A conversation at Macy’s has become less likely. And an afternoon once spent wandering in and out of stores at Malls to see and touch the real thing has morphed into website zoom-in photos on your phone or another digital device from wherever you happen to be at that moment.

Just look at the financial markets as an indicator of performance. Compare the P/E ratios and market caps of the juggernauts. As of this weekend — according to https://www.theonlineinvestor.com/large_caps/ — looking at the top six stocks ranked by market cap, five are built around these technologies: Apple, Alphabet, and Microsoft are the top three, in that order; Facebook and Amazon are at five and six respectively; and Berkshire Hathaway fills in at number four.

Of course, artificial intelligence has proven to add a powerful dimension. It learns and anticipates based on past behavior. It has proven to be an essential tool for understanding patterns and helping provide customers with short cuts to get where they are going much faster and simpler. In turn, ensuring a sale.

Human Interaction and Artificial Intelligence