In Case You Missed It (ICYMI):
This week-in-review serves as a place to see trending and interesting news in Marketing Technology, Machine Learning, and User Experience. We hope you enjoy reading these as much as we did. ICYMI (In Case You Missed It), check out these awesome articles that got our attention. Google and NASA team up, the StitchFix founder answers marketers questions, robot dreams, and Centipede!
Inspired by the opportunity to create a truly personalized online shopping experience by blending the best of brick-and-mortar retail with an innovative approach to data and technology, Katrina Lake founded Stitch Fix in 2011 while she was a student at Harvard Business School…read more
This is not new but it’s worth sharing, given the current focus on ad blockers and the resultant hand-wringing among marketers and agencies renewing their focus on “unblockable” native advertising as if it will save advertising…and the publishers that host that advertising….read more
If you’ve been paying any attention to the media over the past year or so, you might get the impression that it’s only a matter of time before the threat of artificial intelligence comes to destroy us all…read more
A new partnership between NASA, Google and the Universities Space Research Association (USRA) announced a five year Space Act Agreement, that will put into action the most powerful “D-Wave 2X system“, a state-of-the-art quantum processor, which will enable customers to run much larger, more complex problems on the system…read more
Proponents of machine intelligence want to eradicate human error but maybe we should worry about robot error, AI adolescence and whether machines can dream?…read more
And to end on a lighter note….