Snapchat filled a patent application that might be shaping the future of context based applications thanks to image recognition technology. Snapchat wants advertisers to bid on ads for everyday products and offer promotions based on what people "snap". Imagine you "snap" an empty coffee mug and a coupon pops up on your screen for Starbucks. I'm looking forward to see how company will estimates these types of sales...
Automation: A case study for preventing third party contract leakage
When an organization spends hundreds of millions of dollars per year on third-party contracts, 5% contract related cost leakage rate can add up. And yet, countless companies face this exact challenge.
The jobs are alright
There’s no question that AI has the potential to replace vast numbers of human jobs and completely reshape the workforce as we know it. Not only is this already occurring, but it’s kind of the point. Technologies like robotic process automation (RPA), cognitive, and AI are designed to be better than humans at knowledge-based tasks—which isn’t necessarily a bad thing.