economy

AI 101: How learning computers are becoming smarter

IBT Many companies use the term artificial intelligence, or AI, as a way to generate excitement for their products and to present themselves as on the cutting edge of tech development. But what exactly is artificial intelligence? What does it involve? And how will it help the development of future …

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AI IN E-COMMERCE: How artificial intelligence can help retailers deliver the highly personalized experiences shoppers desire

BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here. One of retailers’ top priorities is to figure out how to gain an edge over Amazon. To do this, many retailers are attempting to …

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Wall Street’s ‘wall of money’ is at odds with the struggling market — but one expert says not to worry

BI Grahics/Anaele Pelisson The heavy recent inflows to equity funds don’t match up with what Bank of America Merrill Lynch calls “lackluster” cross-asset returns. One Wall Street expert thinks the stock market can recover and even hit new highs in the coming months. A quick glance at a chart of …

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Headlines are referring to a school shooter as ‘lovesick’ — and people have a major problem with it

Willey Family/YouCaring On Tuesday, officials say that 17-year-old Austin Rollins shot two students at Great Mills High School in St. Mary’s County, Maryland. One of the victims, 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey, was reportedly his ex-girlfriend. Willey was taken off life support late Thursday night. Police officers said that Rollins and Willey …

economy

Drew Barrymore ranked Jake Gyllenhaal as her least-talented co-star and then came up with an adorable way to apologize

Kevin Winter/Getty Images Drew Barrymore recently made headlines for ranking Jake Gyllenhaal as her least-talented co-star during a game of “Spill Your Guts or Fill Your Guts,” on CBS’s “The Late Late Show.” She didn’t want to rank Gyllenhaal, Adam Sandler, and Hugh Grant, but did so to avoid eating turkey testicles. …