Category Archives: Stats

The State of Chatbots and other AI Numbers

Recent surveys, studies, forecasts and other quantitative assessments of the progress of AI found that ·      Business leaders say chatbots have increased sales by 67% on average ·      Over 60% of Americans believe the government and companies collect data about them daily … Continue reading

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The Internet of Things (IoT) by the Numbers

IDC estimates that there will be 41.6 billion connected IoT devices, or “things,” generating 79.4 zettabytes (ZB) of data in 2025. Gartner forecasts that the enterprise and automotive IoT market will grow to 5.8 billion endpoints in 2020, a 21% … Continue reading

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AI by the Numbers: Amazon, Mastercard Quantify Business Impact of AI

When Amazon switched from traditional machine learning techniques to deep learning in 2015, it saw a 15-fold increase in the accuracy of its forecasts, a leap that has enabled it to roll-out its one-day Prime delivery guarantee to more and … Continue reading

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AI by the Numbers: Would You Like AI to Help Your Doctor?

Recent surveys, studies, forecasts and other quantitative assessments of the progress of AI highlighted US consumers’ interest in AI working alongside their physicians, the current porn-heavy state of deepfakes, the potential business benefits of Robotic Process Automation (RPA), and the … Continue reading

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AI by the Numbers: Most US Consumers Don’t Like Chatbots

Recent surveys, studies, forecasts and other quantitative assessments of the progress of AI, highlighted the growing reluctance of US consumers to chat with chatbots, the growing expectations of AI as a critical business component, and the growing employee skills gap … Continue reading

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AI by the Numbers: Disagreements about the Impact of Chatbots

Recent surveys, studies, forecasts and other quantitative assessments of the progress of AI, highlighted among other findings, disagreements about the impact of chatbots: Do purchase rates go down when people find out they are interacting with a chatbot? Or do … Continue reading

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AI by the Numbers: 75 Countries are Using AI Technologies for Surveillance Purposes

Recent surveys, studies, forecasts and other quantitative assessments of the impact and progress of AI highlighted the strong state of AI surveillance worldwide, the lack of adherence to common privacy principles in companies’ data privacy statement, the growing adoption of … Continue reading

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