Twelve Most Popular Machine Learning Algorithms Described

Overview: There are many algorithms used to build machine learning models.  Listed below are 12 of the most common / popular algorithms along with a relatively simple definition, the type of algorithm (regression, classification, dimensionality reduction, or clustering), and an example use-case. 1) Linear Regression (Ordinary Least Squares, OLS) – OLS seeks to draw a […]

Agents: The Next Frontier

The world of Large Language Models (LLMs) is getting ever more crowded while the differences in the LLMs’ language understanding are growing ever smaller.  This commoditization of the base capabilities inside LLMs is causing the biggest LLM makers (with the highest market caps) to look beyond basic language understanding for differentiation.  OpenAI is rumored to […]

Game On: The Evolving Journey of AI in Predicting NFL Viewership Dynamics

Please note: This is an update to an ongoing experiment.  More details will be published as the experiment progresses. Summary. Infinitive has completed the first phase of an effort to predict viewership of NFL football games. Using publicly available data and the Databricks Data Lakehouse platform we have developed a layered model with a Root […]

Chinese Hack Demonstrates the Importance of Asset Management within IT/GRC

Old routers never die. They just get hacked by the Chinese. U.S. officials recently revealed a concerning cyber operation reportedly involving Chinese actors, targeting outdated home and office Wi-Fi routers in the United States. This operation aimed to exploit vulnerabilities in these devices to potentially disrupt critical infrastructure like electrical and water supplies. Most of […]

AI and US Elections

United States 2024 election chaos caused by AI

As the founder and CEO of a data and AI consultancy, I wonder about both the positives and the negatives of AI.  Recently, I have been thinking about the role AI might play in the upcoming US elections. Deepfakes.  AI’s ability to create very realistic pictures and videos is an area of concern for elections.  […]

24 Predictions for 2024

2024 artificial intelligence predictions

As 2024 unfolds, a captivating wave of technological transformations is set to redefine the landscape. From smartphones integrating Language Models for seamless translation to the revolutionary impact of Generative AI chatbots on customer service, the tech horizon is ablaze with innovation. Brace yourself for the emergence of AI-generated songs taking the music scene by storm, […]

AI and Credit Unions – A 2-Year Perspective

Over the next two years, U.S. credit unions can significantly improve their business operations and customer engagement by effectively integrating Artificial Intelligence (AI) into various aspects of their services. Here’s a comprehensive analysis of how AI can be leveraged: 1. Enhancing Member Engagement: AI can revolutionize the way credit unions engage with their members. By […]

How Credit Unions Can Use AWS AI Tools for Success – A 2-Year View

Credit unions in the United States are uniquely positioned to benefit from advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), especially when leveraging robust and scalable cloud solutions like Amazon Web Services (AWS). Over the next two years, the implementation of AI and ML, powered by AWS products, can significantly enhance various aspects of […]

AWS re:Invent 2023: Unveiling the Future with Adam Selipsky

The energy was contagious at Re:Invent 2023 as Adam Selipsky, CEO of Amazon Web Services, took the stage for the traditional keynote address. The morning was filled with groundbreaking announcements, setting the stage for a week of innovation. Below is a snapshot of the major highlights, with further insights to come from Infinitive’s in-depth analysis. […]

Infinitive’s Predictions Part 2 — Re:Invent 2023: Large Language Models

1. Olympus: The King of Large Language Models In our recent blog, All Roads Lead to Generative AI, we forecasted AWS’s emphasis on Generative AI at re:Invent. Doubling down on this prediction, AWS is gearing up to reveal its own Large Language Model (LLM) named Olympus. Boasting a colossal two trillion parameters, surpassing even ChatGPT4, […]