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"After 130 years, it can be hard to come up with new flavors, so the world's largest spice company is becoming the latest food producer to turn to artificial intelligence for help."
"McCormick — the maker of Old Bay and other seasonings, spices and condiments — hopes the technology can help it tantalize taste buds. It worked with IBM Research to build an AI system trained on decades worth of data about spices and flavors to come up with new flavor combinations."
"But the struggle doesn't end with finding available warehouse space. Companies are in need of space that can handle the needs of a large-scale e-commerce model. However, only 11% of warehouse space was built in the last decade, and the remaining space might not be up to snuff for modern day demands."
"It is an invisible force that goes by many names. Computerization. Automation. Artificial intelligence. Technology. Innovation. And, everyone's favorite, ROBOTS," declares Derek Thompson of The Atlantic in this piece at BusinessInsider.com
"The Airbus A380 is one of the most incredible planes flying today, even judged by size alone.
It usually seats around 500 passengers, but can hold as many as 853 — making it the largest passenger aircraft on the planet."
See how it's manufactured.
Photo: original article – Michael Wolf