Samuel Greengard

Samuel Greengard is a business and technology writer based in West Linn, Oregon. He is author of The Internet of Things (MIT Press) and Virtual Reality (MIT Press).

What Is Natural Language Processing?

Natural language processing (NLP) is a branch of artificial intelligence (AI) that focuses on computers incorporating speech and text in a manner similar to humans understanding. This area of...

What Are Neural Networks?

A key element in artificial intelligence, artificial neural networks (ANNs) operate in a manner similar to the human brain. They mimic the way actual biological neurons function in order...

What Is Machine Learning?

The term machine learning (ML) refers to the use of advanced mathematical models—typically referred to as algorithms—to process large volumes of data and gain insight without direct human instruction...

Top Data Analytics Tools & Software 2022

Data analytics tools and software deliver deep insights into wide-ranging business events. What data analytics and big data are used effectively, they can fuel faster and better decision-making. This...

Top Predictive Analytics Solutions

Understanding complex events in today’s business world is critical. The explosion of data analytics—and the desire for insights and knowledge—represents both an opportunity and a challenge. At the center of...

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What is Predictive Analytics?

Predictive analytics is the use of data, statistical algorithms, and artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) techniques to identify the likelihood of future...

Mulesoft CTO Matt McLarty on Digital Transformation

I spoke with Mulesoft CTO Matt McLarty about a new report that details 7 trends shaping digital transformation, from sustainability to cybersecurity. Among the topics...

C3 AI vs. DataRobot: Top AI CloudPlatforms

C3 AI and DataRobot are two of the leading AI cloud platforms. As such, this is a close comparison. Each has an extensive set...

AWS Boosts AI for Connect Contact Center Product

This week the largest cloud computing vendor, AWS, is holding its 11th re:Invent conference. Given its leading position in Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS),...

eWEEK TweetChat, December 13: Enterprise Tech in 2023

On Tuesday, December 13, at 11 AM PT, @eWEEKNews will host its monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be Enterprise Tech in 2023, and it...