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Artificial Intelligence: Marty the Robot Hunts for Spills in Supermarket Aisles

Marty the supermarket robot is rather smart. Armed with three high-resolution cameras, computer vision, navigation systems, numerous sensors, and smart AI software, Marty is able to sidestep shoppers and pinpoint spills. Marty is a social robot and the first of its kind to be deployed in a live customer environment in supermarkets.

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The 2020 Democrats and Artificial Intelligence
December 4, 2019

Artificial intelligence and job displacement. That has emerged as an important them among working-class voters across the United States. With AI now targeting white-collar jobs, the stakes are going even…

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KKR European Fund V Details
December 4, 2019

The KKR European Fund V will focus on buyouts in Western Europe. The company announced this week that it has raised more than €5.8 billion from investors. In addition, the company…

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Another High-Level Exit, and Job Cuts, At Scandal-Rocked GAM Holding
December 4, 2019

No respite for GAM Holding as it weighs a 40% cut in its workforce and the departure of its Head of Investments. GAM Holding announced Monday the departure of Matthew…

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Hedge Fund Manager, NFL Owner David Tepper Fires Ron Rivera in Carolina
December 3, 2019

Hedge fund manager David Tepper had announced plans to shakeup Appaloosa Management in January 2020. But today, he’s shaking up his NFL team, the Carolina Panthers. Tepper has fired the…

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Is the Oil and Gas Industry Slow on the AI Uptake?
December 3, 2019

Considering that the world is awash in oil, the oil and gas industry should deploy artificial intelligence (AI) to improve efficiencies and cut costs. The lackadaisical adoption of artificial intelligence…

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Go master Lee Se-dol Retires; Concedes AI is Better at the Game
December 3, 2019

South Korean Go master Lee Se-dol was the only human ever to defeat artificial intelligence (AI) Go player AlphaGo. In 2016, Go master Lee Se-dol managed to win one game…

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World Bank Re-Enters The Danish Green Bond Market; Six Nordic Funds Invest
December 3, 2019

World Bank issued its debut green bonds in Denmark in 1997, the first and longest maturity green bond issued in that market. After a hiatus of 22 years, the World…

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Dyal Raises Largest Fund Ever For Buying Stakes in PE Companies
December 3, 2019

Dyal Capital received a record commitment of over $9 billion for its Fund IV, with heavy oversubscription reached during the final hours. Dyal is a division of Neuberger Berman and…

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The RISE and RISE of Global ETFs’ AUM
December 3, 2019

In 2019, global ETF assets have added $840 billion from January 1st through October 31st, bringing the tally to a record $6 trillion. According to EPFR, ETF AUM (assets under…

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Greenlight Capital’s Recent Struggles Continue in November
December 3, 2019

Greenlight Capital saw its fourth-quarter woes continue last month. According to Institutional Investor, the value hedge fund dropped 1.8% in November. That decline follows a 6% drop for the fund…

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