Though they’ve been the backbone of the past 30 years of analytics efforts in manufacturing, spreadsheets will simply not suffice for the next 30 years. There is too much data, too few engineering professionals, and too many demands for insight from improvements in analytics for spreadsheets to be the primary solution.From the article "The End of the Road for Spreadsheets?" at … [Read more...] about Is This The End Of The Era Of Spreadsheets?
Recent studies from GlobalWebIndex and Facebook have found that over a quarter of global users between the ages of 16-64 have turned to social networks during their online product research.From the article "Social media is fast becoming your customers’ product research tool, so look beyond Google" from TheNextWeb. The funny thing about young audiences is that, before too … [Read more...] about Gen Z Prefers To Research Products On Social
Perry...said other nations are making deep investments in the pursuit of AI supremacy. “I promise you the Chinese and the Russians are spending massive amount of money,” he said. “The focus they have on this, there is no doubt who the competition is here.”From the article "Rick Perry and Breaking Down Hope Vs Hype at The AI Summit" on InformationWeek. Politics aside (and … [Read more...] about Rick Perry On The Hope & Hype Of AI
While I believe that GDPR will end programmatic advertising as we know it, it doesn’t mean that programmatic advertising will fizzle out in 2020, and certainly won’t mean the change should be viewed in a negative light. Instead, it’ll give businesses a better opportunity to get relevant ads to the right people.From the article "GDPR will force programmatic advertising to evolve … [Read more...] about GDPR Will Force Programmatic To Evolve
A prominent group of researchers alarmed by the harmful social effects of artificial intelligence called for a ban on automated analysis of facial expressions in hiring and other major decisions. The AI Now Institute at New York University said action against such software-driven “affect recognition” was its top priority because science doesn’t justify the technology’s use and … [Read more...] about It’s Too Soon To Trust AI To Analyze Emotion