The Computer Weekly discusses how graph databases can help Artificial Intelligence (AI) to the next level, authored by Emil Eifrem, CEO of Neo4j. Knowledge Graphs powered by graph databases are now one of the central pillars of the future of applied AI, and graphs are becoming more and more widespread in the form of recommender system technology or the shopping or customer service chatbot. eBay’s AI-powered ShopBot, for example, is built on top of a graph database. An excerpt:

The recommendation engine, built with Neo4j, helps to refine the search against inventory with context, a way of representing connections based on shopper intent is key to helping the bot make sense of the world in order to help you.
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