Consumer technology news from the future
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No longer Sci-Fi, AI is something NZ needs to discuss
"The rapid development of AI technologies presents innumerable opportunities and challenges for New Zealand."
Google reaches deep into the world of AI: So what does it hold?
Google says the world is shifting from a mobile-first to an AI-first world. We look at what Google's doing about it.
Insurance systems provider EIS partners with Microsoft Bot Framework
The move is the latest in the trend of companies leveraging the power of AI and machine-learning in their knowledge management.
Zendesk announcing machine learning-powered knowledge management solution
Zendesk Guide features an app to help teams share their collective knowledge with customers more effectively and a new bot for self-service support.
Oracle announces new AI-based CX apps for commerce, marketing, sales and service professionals
Adaptive Intelligent Apps for CX are designed to help enhance existing applications within the Oracle CX Cloud Suite.
Unlocking the future of IoT: Five key areas to watch
Here are a few trends that make me hopeful that we’re now entering a time when IoT deployments will be increasingly effective - and widespread.
Big data and machine learning make compelling argument for security
“Through pairing big data with machine learning tools, it can benefit businesses in detecting problems and quickly mitigating them."
Don’t buy the elixir of youth: Machine learning is not magic
If someone told you they had a magic elixir that would heal all your illnesses or injuries, and make you young again, would you believe them?
Security researchers cite non-malware attacks as biggest business risk
Forget malware - new research from Carbon Black says that non-malware attacks are the biggest risk for businesses right now.
Xero celebrates journey to success as subscribers swell to one million
Xero now has more than one million subscribers, and 300,000 of those have signed on in the last year alone.
This powerful 21st century weapon might just save cybersecurity. Are you prepared?
Einstein said “We can not solve our problems with the same level of thinking that created them". So why are we still reacting to security breaches?
Unisys drops Machine-Learning-as-a-Service offering for global customers
"This provides a quick and reliable way for clients to experiment before making significant investments."
Palo Alto Networks snaps up LightCyber for automated behaviour analytics prowess
Palo Alto Networks has paid $105 million for cybersecurity provider LightCyber, so it can fuse automated behavioural analytics into its own platform.
Cylance is now one of the top 50 companies leading the AI revolution
AI security pioneers Cylance have been named one of Fortune Magazine’s ’50 companies leading the AI revolution'.
Cylance gains top spot in Magic Quadrant for second year running
Cylance has been positioned as a ‘Visionary’ in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms for the second year running.
Inside Salesforce Einstein: The AI that can help CRM work smarter
Competitors may shrug off Einstein as a marketing gimmick, Salesforce says it’s a new layer of intelligence that makes things smarter.
Buckle up for the AI security revolution – spending to hit $96b by 2021
Machine learning and AI are going to reach colossal levels by 2021 as the market swells to $96 billion.
Mellanox teams with machine learning firm to advance speech technology
Mellanox is now the chosen provider of Ethernet solutions for next-generation machine learning center iFLYTEK.
Webroot sheds light on the short, sharp lifecycle of phishing websites
84% of phishing sites exist for less than 24 hours. The average life cycle is less than 15 hours. But 400,000 phishing sites are appearing each month.
Machine learning: The big disruptor, says Ovum
“Under the covers, machine learning is already becoming ubiquitous as it is embedded in many services that consumers take for granted."
Interconnection: Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence
Of course the million dollar question was how to harness these insights and leverage them to forge business advantage.
Trend Micro ups its AI game to pre-empt ‘silver bullet’ startups
Refreshed portfolio from the vendor looks to displace competitors and pre-empt start ups touting machine learning and artificial intelligence.
6 trends transforming the future of Adobe
We look at the key trends that Adobe is using to drive it's creative software business forward.
Microsoft Ignite NZ 2016: Jennifer Marsman on machine learning, lie detection, and women in tech
"There's been a huge resurgence in machine learning, with the cost of data storage going down and the computational power has gone up."