AI & IoT Daily
Monday, February 26, 2018
  • Amazon Seeks Startups For Alexa Innovations

    Amazon has started another accelerator program to find startups focused on voice technology. The $100 million Alexa Fund comprises venture capital funding to fuel ... Read the whole story

  • Businesses Moving To Chatbots, AI; Away From Mobile Apps

    A quarter of customer service and support operations will include virtual customer assistant or chatbot technology within two years, an increase from less than ... Read the whole story

  • Nissan Launching Driverless Taxi Service

    As another potential Uber competitor, Nissan is getting into the driverless taxi business and plans a field test of a robo-vehicle. In partnership with ... Read the whole story

  • Educating Alexa

    When we invited Alexa into our home, we knew she was young: a techno-toddler, just learning how to make her way around the world ... Read the whole story

  • Never Say Never

    After mobile phones had gone mass market, half of U.S. adults told Gallup they had a "cellular phone" and half said they did not. ... Read the whole story

  • Mixing Blockchain With Programmatic

    Working with agencies may be a better move for those companies lacking employees with knowledge of blockchain and programmatic technologies. Agencies often can optimize ... Read the whole story

  • AT&T Begins Testing Blockchain For Ads, Media Buys

    AT&T's marketers are demanding increased transparency into its digital advertising supply chain and have begun to test blockchain technology that will "verify and validate" ... Read the whole story

  • Cybersecurity Firm PhishMe Acquired In $400 Million Deal

    A private equity consortium has acquired PhishMe. The company has been renamed Cofense. Read the whole story