Does AI mean what you think it means?

Key Trends Disrupting Messaging / Comms #tech2016

‘Messaging bots will become primary threat to traditional search. Users will be able to access information via conversation like exchange. SERPs will no longer exist, only top information will be used.’ — Dimitri Semenikhin, YachtHarbour
‘In messaging/ communications tech “AI-enabled” is the new buzzword. But, to paraphrase The Princess Bride, the way most are using the term AI doesn’t mean what they think it means.’ — Lynn Nichols, X Intellectual Property

Other posts this week:

Digital Wallets for Financial Inclusion

It has been argued for sometime that disruptive technologies will prove to be a game changer in the banking industry, particularly for financial inclusion. There have been a few policy initiatives by the regulator, Reserve Bank of India, which has paved the entry for tech enabled “Payment Banks” like Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Reliance Industries, PayTM and Fino PayTech.

OpenBazaar Set To Redefine Ecommerce

There is no question that E-commerce has come a long way in a span of two decades. But like any other sector that is information technology driven, it is subject to change. And it seems that the next phase of its makeover is here in the form of decentralization. Open source, peer-to-peer, decentralized and liberal.

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