An Interview With David Kenny – The Innovator news

  • — D.K.:We are at the point in AI that we were with the Internet in 1993 and mobile around 2003.
  • So I would say, view AI as something in the fabric of your company like electricity — like data flowing through your company in fundamental ways.Is it a threat or an opportunity?
  • — D.K.: The digital and mobile disruptions largely favor distribution, so most of the real value is held by a handful of companies who have consolidated distribution.
  • To take advantage of AI we really encourage companies to maintain control of their data — their intellectual property — because the value is in using it to train the AI.Don’t feed it to (an outside) platform that will serve as a distribution chokehold.
  • Companies need to establish their data and knowledge strategy first — extending their own knowledge and not just turning it over to someone else.

David Kenny, IBM Watson’s Chief and a scheduled keynote speaker at Viva Technology recently spoke to The Innovator about what executives should do to prepare for AI. — D.K.: When you can predict…
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Technology of the next decade according to the World Economic Forum

7 amazing technologies we'll see by 2030  via @sai #technology #AI #IoT #wearables

  • Hollywood’s depictions of the future are usually pretty far-fetched — like the flying cars of “Blade Runner” and the hoverboards in “Back to the Future II.”
  • The World Economic forum surveyed over 800 experts and executives to find out what the future will actually look like.
  • Here are 7 amazing technologies they think the world will see by 2030.

The World Economic forum surveyed over 800 experts to find out what the future will hold.
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Newsbud Daily Picks

#AI and #Bitcoin Are Driving the Next Big Hedge Fund Wave

  • It’s great to see that leftists and millennials and others are snapping up George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four in a bid to make some sense of Trump’s presidency.
  • Because when they get deep into this dystopian tale—into the Newspeaking, sex-fearing, history-rewriting meat of it—they might realize that it describes their authoritarianism better than Trump’s.

In the autumn of 2012, when Walmart first heard about the possibility of a strike on Black Friday, executives mobilized with the efficiency that had built a retail empire. Walmart has a system for almost everything: When there’s an emergency or a big event, it creates a Delta team. The one formed that September included […]
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