Google Waives $1.5B in DeepMind Startup Debt
The waiver "underscores Google's commitment to DeepMind, with little indication the [AI] startup is likely to turn a profit any time soon."
Cisco Buys IMImobile to Boost Call Center Offerings
The $730 million deal will help Cisco create a "comprehensive CXaaS [Customer Experience as a Service] solution for the market."
The CFO of 2030
How are finance chiefs going to create value across the next decade? Accordion convened a panel to find out.
What’s Next Now That AI Has Gone Mainstream?
Even before COVID-19 thrust AI into the spotlight, the technology was gaining widespread adoption in the most surprising places.
Can Companies Come to Grips With AI Hype?
As artificial intelligence options pile up, it gets harder to tell what's real from what's fake. But there may be reason to hope for greater clarity: KPMG.
Intel Buys Israeli Chipmaker Habana Labs for $2B
The acquisition is the company’s latest push into artificial intelligence.
AI is Ushering in a New Era of Integrated Receivables
Sayid Shabeer of HighRadius explains how AI engines can tackle manual processes around cash applications, credit management, and more.
AI Gets Real in Professional Services
Auditors are developing a level of speed and accuracy that would have been considered superhuman less than a decade ago.
McDonald’s Buys AI Company to Automate Drive-Thru Ordering
Apprente’s voice-based technology should help speed and simplify the fast-food chain’s order taking.
Microsoft Invests $1B in Artificial Intelligence Startup
The company is partnering with Elon Musk’s OpenAI to build artificial intelligence that can tackle tasks that humans can do.
Five Ways CFOs Can Use AI — Today
While AI is often overhyped, there are a number of practical applications that are available to finance chiefs.