Throughout history, humans have inserted automation into processes as a means to improve utilization and increase speed. Telephony is a perfect example: Approximately 60 years ago, switchboard operators connected phone calls via circuits on a manual switchboard.
Google is working on a machine learning technique that allows deep learning models that reside on a mobile device to learn directly from the user’s input without having to send the user’s data to the cloud.
Many large, traditional companies view digital innovation in a particular way. They assume the explosive growth of native digital competitors can be largely explained by breakthrough discoveries or technological wonders.