If it feels like most of your life is spent driving from one client to the next to then find yourself taxiing your kids around at night, you are not alone. According to a September 2016 AAA survey, American drivers spend an average of more than 17,600 minutes behind the wheel each year.
Early adopters such as Salesforce’s Einstein have attempted to solve this conundrum by using AI to trawl data heaps and conjure up some sort of insight for sales managers. Close, but no cigar as unfortunately it just isn’t working.
If you eagerly followed the Mobile World Congress 2018 coverage over the past week or so you’ll be no stranger to the words “Artificial Intelligence” or AI. Barcelona has been host to everything from homegrown voice-activated, personal sales assistant applications to actual robotic, classroom teaching assistants (meet Pepper).