SAN FRANCISCO: American consumers are generally excited about the future potential of new technologies, such as super-fast 5G communications, but anxieties remain about their possible impact on social interaction and behaviour over the next 50 ...
Brian Carruthers, Event Reports, Nudgestock, June 2018
Social networks are governed by some unexpected factors, including the genes of people you’ve never met, says Yale University’s Professor Nicholas Christakis, whose research has explored three different types of “social contagion”.
BENGLARU: Flipkart has spent a reported $40m to acquire Liv.AI, an AI-led speech recognition start-up, in a move expected to boost the e-commerce player’s appeal with the next wave of India’s internet users and online shoppers.
SHENZHEN/NEW YORK: Accenture, the global consultancy, has formed a strategic alliance with and has invested in the computer-vision start-up Malong Technologies, in a move that hints at the company’s China growth strategy and its belief in the ...
BEIJING/SAN FRANCISCO: Google has launched an artificial intelligence game in the form of a mini-app that will sit within Tencent’s WeChat platform, a sign not only of the company’s ambition to re-enter China’s consumer market but ...
As we move into a new creative era that rides the wave of AI automation, what repercussions might this technological tsunami have for the way we go about our day-to-day business in the modern workplace? The IPA’s Head of Insight, Damian Lord, explores the result of its second report on AI.
GLOBAL: Algorithms are becoming ever larger actors in human interaction and decision-making, and calls have come from the public and lawmakers alike, but one study suggests that transparency can cause more problems if not implemented carefully.
GLOBAL: The combination of restrictions imposed by GDPR and advances in machine learning is encouraging brands to experiment with context as an alternative to audience-based targeting, a new WARC report says.