Topic: Technology

Build or buy AI? You’re asking the wrong question

Build or buy AI? You’re asking the wrong question

Tonya Hall: Build or buy AI? That’s the wrong question. I’m Tonya Hall and joining me is Evan Kohn, Chief Business Officer at Pypestream. Welcome, Evan. Evan Kohn: Hey, Tonya, thanks for having me. TH: Of course. What are the problems that Pypestream helps their...

Incorporating AI into Telehealth

Incorporating AI into Telehealth

Tonya Hall: I’m Tonya Hall and joining me is Evan Kohn, Chief Business Officer at Pypestream. Welcome, Evan. Evan Kohn: Hi Tonya, thanks for having me. TH: Of course. Tell us, what does Pypestream do? EK: Well, Pypestreams’ an all-in-one cloud messaging platform that...

The Impact of AI on Coronavirus

The Impact of AI on Coronavirus

Coronavirus presents complex problems for a variety of industries. How can artificial intelligence be harnessed to address these problems? One: Big data analysis Vir Biotechnology has developed AI and machine learning algorithms to analyze vast data sets to predict...

5G Won’t Save Customer Experience

5G Won’t Save Customer Experience

Fresh off last month's CES, there's a lot of talk about 5G again. In 2019, the word on the street was that the concept was compelling but that the reality was lacking. This year, everyone agrees that the reality has started to come into focus, particularly as it...

Death of a Legacy-Minded Company

Death of a Legacy-Minded Company

Today’s shifting consumer expectations require businesses to rethink the way they operate, as the warning signs are clear. 52% of Fortune 500 companies in the year 2000 have since disappeared. They went bankrupt, got acquired, or ceased to exist. Many failed to listen...

AI Doesn’t Always Need to be More Human

AI Doesn’t Always Need to be More Human

There’s no shortage of ethical, moral, and even legal debates raging right now over artificial intelligence’s mimicry of humanity. As technology advances, companies continue to push the boundaries with virtual assistants and conversational AI, striving in most cases...

Should You Build Or Buy AI? That’s The Wrong Question

Should You Build Or Buy AI? That’s The Wrong Question

Seventy-one percent of people  expect their company's artificial intelligence investments to increase in the coming years  (via 2018 McKinsey data), and it’s no wonder that many of the world’s largest companies are deep in the midst of investing in AI capabilities....

5 Requirements for Building a Strong Data Culture

5 Requirements for Building a Strong Data Culture

With virtually all enterprises investing more heavily in data analytics, big data, and AI projects these days, company executives overwhelmingly report that they are trying to shift their organizations to a data-driven culture. However, only about a third of...

Encryption Isn’t Enough Conversational AI Requires More

Encryption Isn’t Enough Conversational AI Requires More

Expectations of privacy have never been higher among consumers, which means privacy has never been a greater imperative for businesses and their executive teams. At the same time, companies are increasingly under pressure to improve overall customer experiences and...