Archive | September, 2018

Daimler names new CEO to lead push into electric, autonomous vehicles

Daimler said Wednesday that Dieter Zetsche is stepping down as CEO and will be replaced by a long-serving executive who has most recently been leading the automaker’s research and development efforts, including its push into electric vehicles.

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How Google’s DeepMind will train its AI inside Unity’s video game worlds

Unity’s AI boss Danny Lange explains how the Google sibling will use reinforcement learning and virtual worlds to “evolve” smarter algorithms.

Intelligent design versus evolution isn’t just a divide in people’s worldviews. It’s also been a divide in the artificial intelligence…

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How the Auto Industry Is Driving Itself Into the Future

Between ride sharing, ride subscriptions, and autonomous vehicles, traveling by car is poised for a big change in the next few years.

Three titans of the auto industry discussed the future of cars on Tuesday at Brainstorm Reinvent, Fortune’s conference in…

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Former Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker: How to Create the Workforce of the Future

There will be work for Americans in the future despite doom and gloom about automation and artificial intelligence–we just aren’t totally prepared for what that work will look like, according former Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker.

“I’m a big believer–there is work…

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Big data’s humble beginnings

A future dominated by autonomous vehicles (AVs) is, for many experts, a foregone conclusion. Declarations that the…

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How America’s Largest Private Company Is Using AI for Shrimp and Cattle Farming

Cargill, America’s largest privately held company, is marrying hi-tech artificial intelligence with humble endeavors such as shrimp farming…

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Behind the scenes: powering AI transformation with High Performance Computing

It’s no exaggeration to say that as a disruptive technology, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to change the world – and is already making a positive mark on industries such as healthcare, automotive, gaming and manufacturing. So much so that…

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Why This 153-Year-Old Company Is Interested in Satellites and A.I.

Cargill, the 153-year-old food production giant, is a big believer in artificial intelligence and satellite technology.

Speaking at Fortune’s annual Brainstorm Reinvent conference on Monday in Chicago, Cargill’s vice president and leader of global analytics James Weed explained the reasoning behind…

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