July 26, 2017

AI to Transform Society

February 22, 2017 Rich Ord 0

“The transformational nature of artificial intelligence requires new metrics of success for our profession,” says Guru Banavar who is responsible for advancing the next generation of cognitive technologies and solutions with IBM’s global scientific ecosystem including academia, government agencies and other partners. “It is no longer enough to advance the […]

IBM Watson to Predict the Future

November 1, 2016 Rich Ord 0

Within 10 years, IBM believes that it’s artificial intelligence driven Watson will literally predict the future. “It won’t be long before Watson is predicting the future,” said Dr. John E. Kelly III, IBM senior vice president of Cognitive Solutions and IBM Research, at the World of Watson conference in Las […]

Microsoft’s AI Team Reaches Historic Speech Recognition Milestone

October 19, 2016 Rich Ord 0

In an historic breakthrough, Microsoft’s AI team has developed technology that recognizes speech as well as humans. Their research team published a paper (PDF) showing that their speech recognition system makes errors at the same rate as a professional transcriptionists, which is 5.9%. The IBM Watson research team published a […]