Daily Dose of iQ: Is Intelligent Data Based on Machine Learning the Way of the Future?

IBM is now utilizing Watson’s intelligent data to predict what products will be hot this holiday season, reports Engadget. IBM launched Watson Trend, an iOS app that ranks the top 100 products across three categories: consumer electronics, toys, and health and fitness. The supercomputer searches the web observing social media posts and conversations, blog posts and product reviews while analyzing the sentimental value to determine exactly how consumers feel about their new gadgets and gizmos. They are even promising Watson will be smart enough to know if products will be a quick fad or a long lasting trend. IBM is promising Watson will be smart enough to know if products will be a quick fad or a long lasting trend. Even just looking in the context of the upcoming holiday…


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