Last year, a Gartner report on the artificial intelligence (AI) industry found that a shocking 85 percent of AI projects will not deliver the expected result. Despite all the buzz around AI, it would appear that very few businesses are actually using it successfully. Perhaps it’s no surprise, then, that another industry research report found […]
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In our recent blog post on ethics in artificial intelligence (AI), we cited a few examples where AI systems deployed in businesses made decisions that resulted in discrimination and racism. The AI industry is, in fact, filled with examples of AI simply getting something wrong, sometimes with disastrous outcomes, such as when a self-driving car […]
We recently discussed some of the ethical challenges facing the development and deployment of artificial intelligence (AI) systems. One area of AI ethics in particular that demands more attention and scrutiny is data privacy. This is especially true in the age of Facebook and its connection with Cambridge Analytica. In case you’re unfamiliar with this […]
For all the talk about artificial intelligence (AI) transforming how businesses operate, compete, and grow, there are still many questions that need to be asked and answered if we are to truly unleash the power of this still new technology. It’s true that we’re a long way off from ultra-powerful (and potentially malevolent) AIs like […]
When you operate an e-commerce business, you know you need to have a payment gateway that can process your transactions. Payment gateways are essentially credit card processors that both enable you to accept credit cards (and sometimes other forms of payment). However, while they all basically do the same thing, not all payment gateways are […]
In the e-commerce industry, there are many technology options available for running your website. Whether you’re looking to change platforms, or you’re starting from scratch, there are a wide variety of e-commerce systems, and it can be difficult to choose one. Which platform is best for your business will greatly depend on your business needs, […]
The old adage, “Faster, better, cheaper. Pick one,” may be soon outdated thanks to advances in artificial intelligence (AI), especially for e-commerce businesses. Traditionally, these are the three areas where businesses can compete. A business can deliver a product faster, but more expensively and at a lower quality. Or it can deliver a higher-quality product, […]
An approach grown out of DevOps to guide project management in the age of AI is DeepOps, a project management toolkit for AI-driven projects.
Machine learning recommendations are an important part of any business as it can significantly increase both sales and engagement.
The expectations for success in the use of artificial intelligence are high and unfortunately many aspiring programs are not expected.