THE DRONE DELIVERY REPORT: Opportunities and challenges in automating logistics with drones

BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here. Among the many ways that drones can transform business operations, few have received as much attention as delivering packages to consumers’ homes. Drones could allow companies to bypass the many […]

The reality of automating customer service chat with AI today

GUEST: Of all the fields in the chatbot-crazed world, customer service is one of the prime targeting areas for automation. Virtual Customer Agents (customer service focused bots or VCAs for short) are intelligent systems that are able to understand what users ask via chat and provide them with adequate answers to solve users’ issues. In […]

Pixar veteran creates A.I. tool for automating 2D animations

Artificial intelligence is going to change just about everything — like animating video games, for example. Animation-technology startup Midas Touch Interactive has a new tool called Midas Creature, which the company claims can automate the process of creating complicated animations for two-dimensional characters. Developer Jiayi Chong created Midas Creature using his experience from working on […]