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Artificial Intelligence applications, once fully operationalised, require significant compute power and data storage. So while public cloud vendors offer enticing pricing models for AI as a service, when it comes time to move beyond experimentation it is often more cost effective to run the systems on premise. That is according

The potential of AI to improve social and economic outcomes in Australia is real, according to the country’s top scientists, who equate its development to that of the industrial revolution. However, the technology also poses several serious risks, requiring careful planning and a national strategy, according to a new report,

Coles is putting in place a cloud and data strategy which will allow it to implement AI across many facets of its business, including its supply chain and physical stores, to help drive innovation. The supermarket giant has signed a long-term strategic partnership with Microsoft, utilising its Azure cloud technology

Marketers have moved beyond the carpet bombing approach that typified early practice in digital channels and now typically focus on customer experience in a targeted way. But the myriad of technology used to deliver it is still causing headaches and some of it at the bleeding edge is threatening to

Artificial intelligence is not safe to be let loose on customers, according to the AI lead at a global software company which uses the technology in its own platform. Pegasystems Dr Rob Walker said AI has not yet matured to a point where it can make moralistic and empathetic decisions

Australia has joined 41 other nations in backing a set of global principles to ensure artificial intelligence systems are designed to be robust, safe, fair and trustworthy. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter Nominate today for the Which-50 Digital Experience Awards. Simple. Fast. Easy. The non-binding OECD agreement has

The CEO of a leading global AI and conversational commerce company has called on Mark Zuckerberg to shut down Facebook until he can “fix it”, arguing social media is harming communities and demonstrating what not to do in the current AI race. “Shut it down tomorrow. You will win a

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There are three things companies can do to mitigate risk when applying Artificial Intelligence according to the latest McKinsey research. However, before applying solutions, it is vital first to understand what the risks are and the drivers behind them.  In the report called Confronting the risks of artificial intelligence the McKinsey Global Institute

A new study from Juniper Research found that the global spending by retailers on AI services will reach $12 billion by 2023, up from an estimated $3.6 billion in 2019. Juniper expects over 325,000 retailers to adopt AI technology over the period. According to the new research, AI in Retail:

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More than half of Australian organisations have started to adopt artificial intelligence, but strategies and capabilities remain immature and Australia is beginning to lag its regional neighbours, according to new research from Microsoft. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter Along with IDC Asia/Pacific, Microsoft interviewed with more than 1,600