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How Credible Are the White House’s AI Regulation Principles?
James Kobielus, Research Director, Futurum
Commentary
What is the Trump administration's real goal in suggesting new national regulations governing the use of artificial intelligence?
By James Kobielus Research Director, Futurum, 1/23/2020
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Next Evolution of Data Capture Tech Transforms Retail
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Eye-tracking, facial recognition, sensors, and digital displays gather data that retailers can use to fine-tune their strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/23/2020
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GIS Drives Superhighway to Analytics Future
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The Pennsylvania Turnpike may be 80 years old, but its GeoAnalytics program is leveraging geographic information to drive the future.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/21/2020
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What Retail Can Build on and Get From Cloud in 2020
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Demand for data-driven strategies and personalized interaction with customers push industry to embrace digital resources.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/20/2020
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The Facial Recognition Debate
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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One small step for tech, one giant leap for privacy? It is up to our society to create clear boundaries that will enhance the positive and control the negative.
By Gal Ringel, CEO and Co-Founder, Mine , 1/20/2020
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How IT Can Get Predictive Analytics Right
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
A key to enterprise success with predictive analytics is to get the IT group involved, and do it early in the process.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 1/17/2020
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Microsoft's Nadella Says Tech Intensity Will Drive Retail in 2020
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Data is waiting to be leveraged for better insights on commerce and customer habits in the retail space.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/13/2020
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Media Enterprises Fight Extinction with Transformation & Data
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
A report released at CES shows media organizations are concerned about changes in delivery, technology, and a need for new skills.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/10/2020
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Restart Data and AI Momentum This Year
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Organizations have invested heavily in data and AI technologies, yet many are still waiting to see big results. Here's one more change they need to make.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/8/2020
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AI Explosion Brewing in the Cloud for 2020
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Expert from Accenture sees the cloud as the gateway for enterprises to access more innovation this year.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/3/2020
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Bias: AI's Achille's Heel
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Bias can result in undesirable AI outcomes. A recent DataRobot survey says organizations are most concerned about its impact on trust and their reputations.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/31/2019
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When Is It Ethical to Not Replace Humans with AI?
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There are legitimate questions about the ethics of employing AI in place of human workers. But what about when there’s a moral imperative to automate?
By Bret Greenstein, Global VP, Cognizant , 12/30/2019
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Strategic Hiring in Today’s Changing Technology Landscape
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CIOs, CTOs and hiring managers should apply these four elements when assessing tech candidates.
By Alok Mehta, Independent Technology Consultant , 12/27/2019
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8 Impactful Enterprise Technologies for 2020
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
While many emerging technologies are still in the conceptual stage, the following are some that could realistically be considered over the coming year.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 12/23/2019
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Data in the Driving Seat of Autonomous Vehicles
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Understanding how to capture, process, activate, and store the staggering amount of data each vehicle is generating is central to realizing the future of AVs.
By Jeff Fochtman, VP, Seagate Technology , 12/23/2019
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Get a White Christmas and Prosperous New Year -- with Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
You can find out where you need to go to enjoy a white Christmas, and also access more than 40,000 data sets from the U.S. Department of Commerce.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/20/2019
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Rick Perry and Breaking Down Hope vs. Hype at The AI Summit
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Learn some of the aspirations government has for AI and ways to see through the froth.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/13/2019
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How Applying Labels and Other Tactics Keep AI Transparent
James Kobielus, Research Director, Futurum
Commentary
Understanding how AI models and AI-based applications work, what they can and cannot do, and where there is potential for ethical issues is core to putting AI to work for your organization.
By James Kobielus Research Director, Futurum, 12/13/2019
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There’s No Opting Out of the California Consumer Privacy Act
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Commentary
As the countdown to January continues, it’s up to executive teams to ensure their companies are complying and preparing for what’s coming.
By Jung-Kyu McCann, General Counsel, Druva , 12/11/2019
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Reflections on Tech in 2019
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
News
We look at 2019's most popular content on InformationWeek and put perspective around the technology areas that took off in terms of innovation and adoption.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 12/9/2019
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Predictions for Cloud Computing in 2020
James Kobielus, Research Director, Futurum,  1/9/2020
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What's Next: AI and Data Trends for 2020 and Beyond
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  12/30/2019
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