These Are the Jobs of the Future

, , ,

What work will be left for people when machines are cheaper, faster and smarter than we are? Cognizant now proposes a list of 21 Jobs of the Future, jobs we believe will emerge över a ten year period. Time to say hello to the Data Detective, the Ethical Sourcing Officer, and the Artificial Intelligence Business Development Manager. Concern […]

RPA in Banking: Here Is Where It’s Most Beneficial

, , ,

Robotic process automation (RPA) is helping banks engage customers in real time, increase efficiency and productivity, and tap into the benefits of straight-through processing without a significant overhaul of their underlying systems. These are the areas where RPA is most often applied. Many banks are looking for quick and cheap alternatives that can deliver short-term […]

Humans and AI – together towards the future

, ,

Without even thinking about it, we are using Artificial Intelligence technologies daily through smart search functions in our mobiles, personal assistants like Siri, and when using translation tools on our computers. This is just the beginning; new major commercial applications are just around the corner. So, does AI mean that we can sit back and […]

Furhat bridges the gap between man and machine

, ,

What if we could interact with technology the way we interact with each other? Social Artificial Intelligence might be the missing link between man and machine. By studying cognitive processes, Preben Wik and his team work to make machines appear more human. Time to say hello to award-winning robot Furhat. “Is he talking to me? […]

How bots and millennials are changing our businesses

, , ,

The world of bots is in its infancy and yet it’s already exploding. Bots are bringing nuanced intelligence to applications by replicating their human counterparts and millennials who are very eager to test drive them. A growing community of developers are joining Microsoft, Facebook and Kik to help fuel the “chatbotworkforce of the future.” Since Kik opened their bot platform in […]

The Artificial Intelligence Panacea?

, ,

Looking at my analyst barometer…if 2016 was all about digital then 2017 is all about artificial intelligence. Something big is happening when scholars, analysts, CEO hot shots, and doom mongers talk it up/ talk it down all over news-feeds and media. Some of the commentary is Elon Musk scary; some of it Steven Hawking cautionary […]