Watson Offers Macy’s AI Help, Workday Acquisition: Big Data Roundup

Watson’s AI will help you find shoes at Macy’s, Workday buys big data analytics company, Google releases machine learning APIs, and more in our Big Data Roundup for the week ending July 24. 11 Programming Languages For DevOps Success (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Retailer Macys is the most recent beneficiary of IBM’s AI Watson cognitive computing capabilities. Google’s AI investment pays off in energy savings. The search giant introduces a couple of new machine learning APIs. SaaS-based enterprise applications upstart Workday has made a new acquisition in the analytics and big data realms. Let’s start with IBM and Macy’s. This week the retailer announced a pilot of “Macy’s On Call,” a mobile web tool that lets customers interact with an AI-powered platform via their mobile devices. Think…


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