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$52.2 Billion To Be Spent Worldwide on AI Systems in 2021

Enterprises are investing in artificial intelligence in a big way. According to IDC, from 2017 to 2018, worldwide spending on AI and cognitive computing went up by more than 50 percent in twelve months to an estimated $19.1 billion worldwide. In fact, it’s predicted that cognitive and AI spending will grow to $52.2 billion in 2021 and achieve a compound annual growth rate of 46.2 percent over the 2016-2021 forecast period.
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OpenAI Five Benchmark

function initResize() { function resizeCountdown() { if (window.innerWidth 770) { var newScale = $('.kg-card-markdown').innerWidth() / 622; $(".flip-clock-wrapper").css({transform: 'scale(' + newScale + ')'}); } else { $(".flip-clock-wrapper").css({transform: 'scale(1)'}); } } resizeCountdown() $(window).resize(resizeCountdown); } var clock; $(document).ready(function() { // Grab the current date var currentDate = new Date(); // Set some date in the future. In this case, it is always Jan 1 var futureDate = 1533497400000; // new Date("Aug 5, 2018 12:30:00").getTime() // Calculate the difference in seconds between the future and current date var diff = futureDate / 1000 - currentDate.getTime() / 1000; // Instantiate a countdown FlipClock clock = $('.clock').FlipClock(diff, { clockFace: 'DailyCounter', countdown: true, showSeconds: true, }); clock.callbacks.create = initResize(); }); Time until the OpenAI Five Benchmark match: Watch the livestream | Request an in-person invite We've removed the most significant restrictions on OpenAI Five's gameplay — namely, wards, Roshan, and mirror match of fixed heroes, and will soon benchmark our progress by playing 99.95th-percentile Dota players.
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How To Be A Better Trek Photographer- Know the Basics of Photography

We are all photographers. We take pictures almost all the time. And we often wonder how to become better photographers. Digital photography has made the art of photography a lot easier than before. It gives us the freedom of trial and error until we get the best result. Yet, you can get a lot more than you bargained for by just learning a few things. So in this article, I’m going to share with you some tips to click better pictures.
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How a Solo Female Traveller From Germany Found Home and Peace in Kuling: The Story of Local Hero Elisabeth

On a normal day you will find her working in her garden or sitting in front of her house. A big smile will welcome you and a thousand words of discussion will follow. She takes you to her world of present and past stories. This powerful woman is Elisabeth. Elisabeth tells Green Trails Fellow Laura her story. She has been living in Kuling, a small village in Uttarakhand for 16 years.
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Artificial Intelligence and Venture Capital: Reference List

Image Credit The main article can be found here. References Belenzon, S., Chatterji, A.K., Daley, B. (2017). “Eponymous entrepreneurs”. American Economic Review 107 (6): 1638–1655. Bengtsson, O., Hsu, D. (2010). “How do venture capital partners match with startup founders?” Unpublished working paper. Böhm, M., Weking, J., Fortunat, F., Müller, S., Welpe, I., and Krcmar, H. (2017). “The Business Model DNA: Towards an Approach for Predicting Business Model Success”. Proceedings of the WI 2017.
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Artificial Intelligence and Venture Capital

How being data-driven is changing the investment process Image Credit “On your way out, make a comment about automating Venture Capitalists” (Robbie Allen). I. The rationale Great startups very often stem from a simple idea and a couple of people that identify a specific need and a solution to address an existing market gap. On the other side of the fence, there are angels and venture capitalists (VC), who provide the capital and sometimes the necessary help to make that dream become a reality.
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WooCommerce chat bot with Dialogflow and Chatfuel — simple and code-free one-click API integration

https://medium.com/media/512efc2a254bbb27508f8f27a7c7e3af/href Conversational marketing is hot 🔥 and there’s plenty of online shop owners who would like to use Messenger bots to drive sales and engagement. The only issue here is the complexity of integrations required to connect your online shop to your Messenger bot — so we decided to address this issue with a simple one-click Integrator service. WooCommerce was a natural choice since this store management plugin is powering more than 40% of all online shops in the world and is easy to set up and manage.
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5 Ways Bot and Voice Technology are Changing the ConsumerBrand Relationship

Image courtesy of Pixabay Considerations for brands in this evolving space This week’s SuperBot2018 Conference hosted by dashbot provided useful perspective on advancing bot capabilities. This article provides a range of considerations for brands who are considering this growing domain. 1. Richer conversations are possible through bot and voice technology. Conversational user interfaces as bots deliver dynamic, engaging and personalized communication between a brand and a consumer at scale. Bots make it possible for a brand to deliver relationship-oriented value by combining both what is understood about a consumer and what is remembered.
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