Saudi Arabia bets on artificial intelligence to develop local expertise and disrupt the economy

RIYADH: As artificial intelligence (AI) disrupts the global economy, the Middle East cannot afford to lag behind, as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates encourage adoption of the artificial intelligence in the region. The Middle East is expected to accrue 2% of all global artificial intelligence profits in 2030, or $320 billion ($1 = … Read more

Italy bets on African gas to no longer depend on Russia

Italy bets on African gas to no longer depend on

RIYADH: As artificial intelligence (AI) disrupts the global economy, the Middle East cannot afford to lag behind, as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates encourage adoption of the artificial intelligence in the region. The Middle East is expected to accumulate 2% of all global artificial intelligence profits in 2030, or $320 billion ($1 = … Read more

The optician Afflelou bets on data with the help of Ekimetrics

The optician Afflelou bets on data with the help of

With a network of 1,500 stores around the world, the Afflelou Group, which specializes in optical products and hearing aids, is getting a makeover and is banking on the use of data. To do this, the optician has teamed up with Ekimetrics, a company working in the field of data science. In 2018, the Afflelou … Read more

IBM’s latest mainframe bets on real-time AI and post-quantum security

IBMs latest mainframe bets on real time AI and post quantum security

Some data-intensive processing still resists the cloud, in industries like banking, insurance, travel, and the public sector. For these uses, the mainframe, IBM’s historic activity, is still widely used and it even continues to be modernized, for example by integrating into hybrid cloud environments. IBM announces this Tuesday, April 5 its new model, the z16, … Read more