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Certinia Unveils Certinia AI for Enhanced Services Business Efficiency
Certinia has launched “Certinia AI,” an advanced artificial intelligence tailored for services businesses. This comprehensive tool incorporates state-of-the-art predictive modeling seamlessly across the portfolio. It offers accurate predictions for days to pay in Cash Flow Forecasting, improves margin optimization in Services Delivery, and provides insights for project delivery risk mitigation. Certinia plans to expand its AI capabilities, introducing new use cases to further streamline workflows in service-oriented businesses.
Salesforce Strengthens Retail Marketing with Generative AI Tools
Salesforce reinforces its commitment to generative AI with tools empowering retailers. The segment creation tool allows retailers to construct targeted campaigns and customer journeys based on customers’ engagement and affinity with the brand. Salesforce also leverages predictive AI to forecast the impact of offers on revenue generation and margin compression, aiding retailers in making informed decisions.
Microsoft Introduces Copilot Pro AI Assistant for Small Businesses
Microsoft announces Copilot Pro, its AI assistant, now available for subscription by small businesses using Microsoft 365 software. This move aims to expand access to generative artificial intelligence, popularized by OpenAI’s ChatGPT chatbot. The updates enhance AI integration within Microsoft’s productivity apps and contribute to covering the costs of building infrastructure for AI.
Revolutionary AI Tool Diagnoses Rheumatic Heart Disease in Children
Children’s National researchers develop an AI tool for early diagnosis of rheumatic heart disease in children. The tool, designed for trained nurses, offers a cost-effective and accessible solution, potentially avoiding invasive surgeries. This breakthrough in early detection and treatment could have a significant impact on global public health.
Samsung Teases Galaxy AI Integration in S24 Series
Samsung emphasizes AI integration with the upcoming Galaxy S24 series, following the launch of its Gauss AI model. The teaser suggests prominent AI features, including AI wallpapers, real-time phone call translation, photo enhancement, and AI-powered zoom. Leaked details hint at innovative AI capabilities such as voice tones for the keyboard and note-taking abilities.
McKinsey Expands Collaboration with SAP for Generative AI Transformation
McKinsey announces an extended collaboration with SAP, introducing the Generative Enterprise, a fusion of SAP Business AI and QuantumBlack by McKinsey. This partnership aims to help leaders build sustainable, resilient, and adaptive businesses. Generative AI is anticipated to unlock substantial economic benefits and automate a significant portion of business activities.
IMF Warns AI Could Impact 40% of Global Jobs
A study by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reveals that 40% of global workers could see their jobs affected by artificial intelligence. Mature economies, including the European Union, the United Kingdom, and the United States, face higher exposure, with more jobs requiring cognitive tasks. The findings, released before the World Economic Forum, highlight the increasing influence of AI, particularly generative AI, on the global job market.