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Artificial intelligence “sector overview” reports are designed to help business leaders explore the possibilities and important AI trends across industries. Search our sector overview reports below:
It’s no secret that e-tailer Amazon has an army of robots at its warehouses to fulfill orders; currently its robot detail is 45,000 strong. The company also wants to put a fleet of airborne drones into service for fast deliveries. The question that traditional retailers face is whether or not investing in robots to operate inside their stores can actually improve business and help them stay relevant with consumers.
Smartphone manufacturers are trend-setters for innovations in the mobile and consumer electronics space at large. The convenience and integral role of mobile technology in the everyday lives of consumers have contributed to the estimated 77 percent of Americans who own a smartphone. It's no wonder so many of the smartphone applications we use every day leverage artificial intelligence to improve the user experience.
Sales enablement refers to any technology solution designed to increase productivity during the sales cycle, usually for enterprise business development. Whether managing many sales reps in a large organization or increasing a single sales executive's conversion rates, the primary goal of sales enablement is to push productivity numbers up and to the right.
Despite the massive venture investments going into healthcare AI applications, there's little evidence of hospitals using machine learning in real-world applications. We decided that this topic is worth covering in depth since any changes to the healthcare system directly impact business leaders in multiple facets such as employee insurance coverage or hospital administration policies.
Artificial intelligence in news media is being used in new ways from speeding up research to accumulating and cross-referencing data and beyond.
Historically, space has been an industry only governments and heavyweight airspace corporations (such as Boeing) could handle. Uses of AI in space technology might be expected to be even more expensive, but the last decade of innovation has made space more accessible - and thanks to AI - data from space is becoming much more useful for businesses and governments.