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AI Applications Can Provide Business Benefits — Now and Quickly

At RoboBusiness 2017 and other recent conferences, conversations commonly turned to where can executives get started with AI applications? Our columnist shares a few ideas.

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CROs Need Robotics, AI Roadmap to Prepare Others for the Future

CROs Need Robotics, AI Roadmap to Prepare Others for the Future

The chief robotics officer or CRO must be able to manage business transformation through the creation and implementation of a robotics and AI roadmap. Every industry is affected by automation, so ever business needs a leader with understanding of both...

How Intel Joule Brings Power to Robotics Prototyping

How Intel Joule Brings Power to Robotics Prototyping

Just as PCs and smartphones have become more powerful at a lower cost, next-generation robots are destined for the same path. Increased processing power will be a main driver in mass adoption of robotics, and chip giant Intel hopes to...