AI Hits the Mainstream

AI Hits the Mainstream More industries are looking for ways to use artificial intelligence. What will that mean for the technology’s future? Download PDF Download PDF This article is part of the May / June 2016 Business Report, AI Takes Off.View the full report For Robert Welborn, head of data science for the insurer and finance company USAA, 2015 was the year machine learning started to make commercial sense. Access to improved machine-learning tools, cheaper processing technology, and a sharp decline in the cost of storing data were key. When those developments were combined with USAA’s abundance of data, a technology studied for decades suddenly seemed practical. Insurance, finance, manufacturing, oil and gas, auto manufacturing, health care: these may not be the industries that first spring to mind when you…


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