Author: ALCHEMY IOT

Why Machine Learning Matters As we get closer to Gartner’s projected 21 billion connected things by 2020, we have to seriously consider amount of data being generated by all of these sensors, devices and equipment. In fact, the technology industry cannot keep up even as the demand for data scientists reaches new heights. While privacy and security concerns receive much of the attention, our basic ability...

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Per CB Insights, Intel Capital looks like the leader in the area of corporate AI investments.  Google and CE are next. And this is how these AI investments were distributed:  the focus seems to be on healthcare, advertising, sales & marketing, and business intelligence and security. IoT investments are becoming more and more popular in the last 4 years. This is the ranking for all investors, including both Corporate investors...

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So far, IoT startups in Retail space managed to attract $900M in investments, which is very impressive. This article discusses the Retail space and the contribution that IoT startups are making to it. And, according to eMarketer’s latest forecast of retail and eCommerce sales around the world, total retail sales in North America reached $5.254 trillion, including $4.785 trillion in sales in the US alone. More than a fifth of the world’s...

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My last post talked about deleting data forever.  Let’s now talk about preserving data forever.   All you need is to store your data in the Cloud, which is expected – according to the inforgraphic below – to last forever. ...

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