Gartner dubs machine learning king of hype

Each time analyst group Gartner unveils a new edition of its Hype Cycle chart, it inspires either schadenfreude or a sinking feeling. Your competitor has banked on a technology that’s mired in the Trough of Disillusionment, and you were wise enough to cash out on the Slope of Enlightenment. Or maybe it’s the other way ’round. The most curious detail about the 2016 edition of the Hype Cycle is not where any one technology shows up. It’s how multiple incarnations of one underlying technology — machine intelligence — are spread out across several points on the infamous trough-and-plateau chart. [ The InfoWorld review roundup: AWS, Microsoft, Databricks, Google, HPE, and IBM machine learning in the cloud. | Get a digest of the day’s top tech stories in the InfoWorld Daily newsletter. ]Gartner’s label…


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