What Does the Commercialization of Generative AI Mean for Society?

ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery has released “TechBrief: Generative Artificial Intelligence.” It is the latest in the quarterly ACM TechBriefs series of short technical bulletins that present scientifically grounded perspectives on the impact and policy implications of specific technological developments in computing.

Video Highlights: Vicuña, Gorilla, Chatbot Arena and Socially Beneficial LLMs — with Prof. Joey Gonzalez

LLM Vicuña, Chatbot Arena, and the race to increase LLM context windows: In this video presentation, guest Joey Gonzalez joins our good friend Jon Krohn, Co-Founder and Chief Data Scientist at the machine learning company Nebula, to talk about developing models and platforms that leverage and improve LLMs, as well as the future of AI development and access.

Anaconda’s State of Data Science Report Report Reveals Surge in AI Upskilling Among Data and IT Professionals

Anaconda Inc., provider of the popular platform for data science and modern AI development, released its sixth annual State of Data Science report, surfacing insights into today’s vibrant data science community and the growth and usage of AI and open-source software.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 9/29/2023

Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items grouped by category such as M&A activity, people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, customer wins, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

Unleashing the Power of AI in Paid Search Marketing: Insights from Industry Expert

In this contributed article, Amy McClain, Group Director, Performance Media at BCM, delves into the ways AI is transforming paid search marketing, from automating manual tasks and improving targeting capabilities to optimizing bidding strategies for better performance. She also highlights the benefits of AI-powered paid search marketing, including increased cost savings, enhanced conversion rates, and more efficient campaign management.

insideBIGDATA AI News Briefs – 9/28/2023

Welcome insideBIGDATA AI News Briefs, our timely new feature bringing you the latest industry insights and perspectives surrounding the field of AI including deep learning, large language models, generative AI, and transformers. We’re working tirelessly to dig up the most timely and curious tidbits underlying the day’s most popular technologies. We know this field is advancing rapidly and we want to bring you a regular resource to keep you informed and state-of-the-art.

Automating Model Monitoring in MLOps: Leveraging AI to Track Performance and Detect Anomalies

In this contributed article, April Miller, senior IT and cybersecurity writer for ReHack Magazine, discusses how MLOps — with its emphasis on the end-to-end life cycle of ML models — needs to prioritize automated, AI-driven model monitoring. As the world increasingly relies on ML-driven decisions, ensuring these models operate without biases and remain trustworthy is paramount.

Heard on the Street – 9/26/2023

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

New MongoDB Atlas Vector Search Capabilities Help Developers Build and Scale AI Applications

MongoDB, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDB) announced new capabilities, performance improvements, and a data-streaming integration for MongoDB Atlas Vector Search that make it even faster and easier for developers to build generative AI applications. Organizations of all sizes have rushed to adopt MongoDB Atlas Vector Search as part of a unified solution to process data for generative AI applications since being announced in preview in June of this year.

Why Investors have to Appreciate the Diversity of AI 

In this contributed article, Steve Schmidt, General Partner at Telstra Ventures, offers a brief glimpse at how quickly AI innovation is spreading and advancing, and it’s a sign of what’s to come. AI is a once-in-a-generation technology, and its role in our lives and businesses will only continue to grow – often in ways that we can’t possibly imagine today.