Artificial Intelligence

Read about all of the latest news and announcements related to artificial intelligence

Microsoft supports Canadian retailer Loblaw in digital transformation

Microsoft supports Canadian retailer Loblaw in digital transformation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 June 2019

Partnership aims to leverage AI, machine learning, data and the cloud to prepare staff for the future

thyssenkrupp creates Azure-based AI bot to optimise supply chain

thyssenkrupp creates Azure-based AI bot to optimise supply chain
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 June 2019

‘alfred’ will support his colleagues by managing logistics and improving the customer experience

Why today’s business decision-makers need data and robots

Why today’s business decision-makers need data and robots
By Guest | 13 June 2019

Metafile Information Systems’ Alyssa Putzer explains how robotic process automation makes it easy for senior executives to find the information they need to make decisions that will help make their organisations more successful

Metafile Information Systems’ Alyssa Putzer explains how robotic process automation simplifies success

Infosys and Microsoft to deliver smart buildings and spaces solutions

Infosys and Microsoft to deliver smart buildings and spaces solutions
By Lindsay James | 10 June 2019

Partnership aims to improve the entire lifecycle of building construction and operations

How can insurers prepare for a ‘post-digital’ future?

How can insurers prepare for a ‘post-digital’ future?
By Guest | 06 June 2019

Quick digital solutions are not enough, says Brad Smith from TurnOnVPN

MWC Shanghai announces speakers and agenda details

MWC Shanghai announces speakers and agenda details
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 June 2019

Highlights include the 4 Years From Now conference and Artificial Intelligence Accelerate Programme

GainForest, Microsoft and the UN join on sustainability project

GainForest, Microsoft and the UN join on sustainability project
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 June 2019

Azure, AI and blockchain used to help reduce deforestation in the Amazon 

“Utilities sector underestimates power of automation,” says Capgemini

“Utilities sector underestimates power of automation,” says Capgemini
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 May 2019

New report shows that the few firms that are using the tech are seeing great value from it

ICICI Lombard and Microsoft are transforming India’s car insurance

ICICI Lombard and Microsoft are transforming India’s car insurance
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 May 2019

Insure app uses AI to enable customers to buy policies and will soon process repair claims

VeriPark is helping customers become customer-centric

VeriPark is helping customers become customer-centric
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 May 2019

International business travel management and payment solutions provider is using a Microsoft Azure and Dynamics 365-based solution from VeriPark to transform how it delivers customer services

AirPlus International is using a Microsoft Azure and Dynamics 365-based solution to transform services

Game-changing breakthroughs for manufacturers

Game-changing breakthroughs for manufacturers
By Jacqui Griffiths | 23 May 2019

At Hannover Messe 2019, the firm demonstrated how technology advances and innovations in intelligent manufacturing are delivering game-changing breakthroughs. Here we discover what this means for the industry

How advances in intelligent manufacturing are enabling new levels of innovation for the industry


Whisky distillery uses Microsoft tech for new flavour combinations

Whisky distillery uses Microsoft tech for new flavour combinations
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 May 2019

Mackmyra will use AI to combine existing recipes, customer preferences and sales data

Microsoft teams with education provider to close the AI skills gap

Microsoft teams with education provider to close the AI skills gap
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 May 2019

Partnership with General Assembly will provide 15,000 workers with essential knowledge

Microsoft launches first Africa Development Centre

Microsoft launches first Africa Development Centre
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 May 2019

Move will provide employment opportunities for locals and drive technological innovation

AI will have profound effects on the UK economy, says PwC

AI will have profound effects on the UK economy, says PwC
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 May 2019

New research shows that feelings are mixed but overall it could help drive enterprise business

Reports show that AI can transform UK healthcare

Reports show that AI can transform UK healthcare
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 May 2019

Microsoft health expert says the technology could also give doctors more time with patients

Mobile World Congress Shangai 2019: intelligent connectivity

Mobile World Congress Shangai 2019: intelligent connectivity
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 May 2019

26-28 June 2019; Shanghai

Event welcomes over 550 organisations to showcase the industry’s latest innovations

Microsoft and SK Telecom join to provide new IT opportunities

Microsoft and SK Telecom join to provide new IT opportunities
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 May 2019

Firms sign MOU to drive IoT business, 5G, AI, the cloud and new ways of working

Social media is an essential part of online retail, says Episerver

Social media is an essential part of online retail, says Episerver
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 May 2019

Firm’s Digital Experience Cloud uses Azure-based AI to help retailers connect with their customers 

Starbucks uses Microsoft tech to personalise the customer experience

Starbucks uses Microsoft tech to personalise the customer experience
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 May 2019

Coffee giant is leveraging the Azure cloud, IoT and blockchain to connect bean to cup

Build 2019: Microsoft showcases new features in Graph and Edge solutions

Build 2019: Microsoft showcases new features in Graph and Edge solutions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 May 2019

Firm also outlines its vision for chatbots in the future of business

Build 2019: Microsoft introduces new cloud and developer tools

Build 2019: Microsoft introduces new cloud and developer tools
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 May 2019

Releases include AI-driven innovations across Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Azure

Microsoft delivers new features in Azure for cloud and edge computing

Microsoft delivers new features in Azure for cloud and edge computing
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 May 2019

Move gives developers advanced capabilities using AI, mixed reality, IoT and blockchain

Santander partners with Microsoft to drive digital transformation

Santander partners with Microsoft to drive digital transformation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 May 2019

Collaboration will see the bank use Azure cloud plus data, AI and cognitive services

London Tech Week 2019: exploring inclusivity, AI and the future of work

London Tech Week 2019: exploring inclusivity, AI and the future of work
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 May 2019

This year’s event, backed by the UK government, will highlight the industry’s need for diversity