While the tech world is advancing at an impressive pace, it is still a few decades away from giving humans the gift of superhuman artificial intelligence. But don’t you worry, till that happens, we have got machine learning by our side to get us through the daily mountains of tasks that we have to face at work.
Machine learning is being used at top-tier organisations for quite sometime now. According to a Forrester report, 2016 saw $5 billion in machine learning venture investment. The report also added that corporate investment in artificial intelligence will triple this year, and become a $100 billion market by the year 2025.
Here’s a list of five machine learning tools that Indianweb2 has handpicked that can help people from different walks of life to work efficiently.
Who doesn’t want an assistant of their own? With x.ai, your dream of having a personal assistant will come true as the technology company makes an artificial intelligence personal assistant who can efficiently schedule all your meetings for you. According to Dennis R. Mortensen, CEO, x.ai, the idea for an artificial intelligence personal assistant came to him when he personally went through the enormous pain of manually scheduling 1019 meetings in 2012, of which roughly 670 had updates and or were rescheduled at least once. If you’re also reeling with this problem, you know now what you have to do.
Whether you’re a designer, journalist or maybe even a person who simply just wishes to keep a track of their conversations, Cassette is the go-to app for you. With its real-time speech-to-text transcription, Cassette documents all your conversations effortlessly – so you don’t ever miss an important detail. Currently only available for iOS, the Cassette app also allows you to bookmark your important moments for later with just one tap, while it records your entire conversation’s audio automatically. Once the transcription of a conversation is done, the app can effortlessly share the transcripts and recordings to your favourite apps – like Dropbox, Google Drive, Evernote, Slack, Box, and your email client.
If you’re into hiring or talent acquisition, then you should definitely give Textio a try because we are almost certain that you’re going to love it. The augmented writing platform for creating highly effective job listings analyses the hiring outcomes of more than 10 million job posts a month and then predicts the performance of your listing and gives you real-time guidance on how you can improve it. According to the company, on an average, hiring teams with a high TextioScore recruit 25% more people qualified enough to interview and 23% more women—and they do it 17% faster, which is quite impressive in a world where time is money.
Troops breathes a new life into how the sales teams interacts with the company’s CRM system by leveraging the power of one of the more popular productivity apps, Slack. Troops makes use of artificial intelligence to display information based on conversations an employee is having in Slack while making customer data available without having to go through the trouble of jumping in between multiple applications. While it is capable of working for any CRM system, according to the company, its initial focus is Salesforce, which is one of the biggest players in the space. With Troops by your side, looking up Salesforce details won’t be a painful process for you anymore.
Writing mails to and fro are a part of almost every job profile. So, if you wish to write mails with impeccable grammar and no mistake whatsoever, then the Grammarly writing app is the app for you. Built by the world’s leading linguists, Grammarly makes sure that everything you type is easy to read, effective, and mistake-free. What makes Grammarly different from the basic spell check and grammar check built into the word processor is the fact that Grammarly can identify correctly spelled words that are used in the wrong context. The app’s vocabulary enhancement feature allows you to enhance your sentences with context-optimized word choice suggestions that instantly improve the readability of your document.
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