AWS CEO Announces Textract to Extract Data Without Machine Learning Skills
AWS CEO Announces Textract to Extract Data Without Machine Learning Skills

AWS CEO Andy Jassy announced Amazon Textract at the AWS re:Invent 2018 conference. Textract allows AWS customers to automatically extract formatted data from documents without losing the structure of the data. Best of all, there are no machine learning skills required to use Textract.

Etsy CEO: Machine Learning is Opening Up a Whole New Opportunity
Etsy CEO: Machine Learning is Opening Up a Whole New Opportunity

Etsy CEO Josh Silverman says that “machine learning is opening up a whole new opportunity” for the company to organize 50 million items into a discovery platform that makes buying an enjoyable experience and also is profitable for sellers.

4 Fast-Rising Digital Marketing Trends Leading Into 2019
4 Fast-Rising Digital Marketing Trends Leading Into 2019

Digital marketing is now firmly embedded in our day-to-day lives; we start our day with…

Blippar CEO: AR Will Be as Ubiquitous as the Internet
Blippar CEO: AR Will Be as Ubiquitous as the Internet

The co-founder & CEO of augmented reality platform company Blippar, Ambarish Mitra, told an audience at the Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal that within 5-7 years AR will be as ubiquitous as the Internet itself.

Scott Belsky: Augmented Reality Will Be Bigger than the Web
Scott Belsky: Augmented Reality Will Be Bigger than the Web

Adobe’s Scott Belsky says that augmented reality will be as big or bigger than the Web itself. “Augmented reality, to me, is the next major medium,” says Belsky. “I actually would go on the record saying that I think someday AR will be as big, if not bigger, than the Web because it will literally be everywhere.”

Oculus Exec Yelena Rachitzky Talks About How VR Can Move Beyond Gaming
Oculus Exec Yelena Rachitzky Talks About How VR Can Move Beyond Gaming

Most virtual reality products are aimed at gamers because there is an automatically understood natural fit. Can VR move beyond gaming? Oculus executive produce of experiences at Oculus offers her insights.

Thinking About Using AI to Recruit New Staff? Amazon's Failed Experiment Might Have You Thinking Twice
Thinking About Using AI to Recruit New Staff? Amazon’s Failed Experiment Might Have You Thinking Twice

Companies that are planning to use artificial intelligence for recruitment should think twice before doing…

WPN Today: Facebook Adds Analytics Tools to Increase Conversions for Business
WPN Today: Facebook Adds Analytics Tools to Increase Conversions for Business

Facebook has launched new tools in their analytics suite to help businesses using their platform…

eBay's New AR Feature Makes Finding the Right Shipping Box a Lot Easier
eBay’s New AR Feature Makes Finding the Right Shipping Box a Lot Easier

eBay has now made it easier for sellers to ship their items by using augmented…

eBay Plans to Add AR Features to Enhance Shopping Experience
eBay Plans to Add AR Features to Enhance Shopping Experience

eBay is on a quest to make shopping more interactive and enjoyable by incorporating augmented…