AI could make personalisation less creepy, not more

Reposted from Campaign By Gurmeet Lamba, COO and General Manager of Sentient’s Ascend Business Unit Brands and publishers can use AI to provide increasingly personal experiences to users without intruding. Everybody loves the personal touch, up to a point. We like it when the guy at the lunch place remembers our order or when a…

How AI will become omnipresent

Reposted from VentureBeat By Babak Hodjat, CEO and Cofounder of Sentient Technologies The resurgence of artificial intelligence in recent years has been fueled by both the advent of cheap, available mass processing capacity and breakthroughs in AI algorithms that allow them to scale and tackle more complex problems. Interestingly, this recent trend is reminiscent of…

Antoine Blondeau Speaks at ITU’s AI for Good Global Summit

AI is already changing the way many of us live. It helps us find relevant information online, helps doctors diagnose diseases, handles our complex finances, and so much more. Yet, for a lot of the world’s population–especially the less fortunate–AI hasn’t yet made substantive inroads into their day-to-day lives. But that doesn’t mean things will…

Video: How AI is Going to Change Everything

In our previous blog post, we detailed the visit of Tim Persons, the Chief Scientist for the Government Accountability Office, to our office in San Francisco. While Tim was here, he hosted a meeting to get feedback from some influential artificial intelligence pioneers and practitioners on the transition into an AI-powered world. After the meeting,…

AI Is Disrupting Everything And These 3 Industries Are Next

Reposted from Dataconomy By Jon Epstein, Chief Marketing Officer, Sentient You may not see it, but it’s there. Artificial intelligence, that is. It’s beating us at our most complicated games, helping curate the news we read every day, ever improving our search results, driving our cars, and on and on and on. We’ve entered into…

How Artificial Intelligence Can Unlock the Potential of Mobile Retail

Reposted from Internet Retailer. By Andy Narayanan, Vice President of Intelligent Commerce at Sentient Technologies AI is uniquely able to provide a text-free shopping journey, one that transforms mobile shopping into a wordless visual conversation. As much time as we spend on our cellphones, we actually don’t use them to buy all that much. According…