webOS VP flies the coop, joins Numenta as advertising guru for imminent product launch
You in all probability do not know who Joe Hayashi is — properly, until you skimmed his bio instantly above — however he simply departed one firm that you simply may care about, and went to a different one. Hayashi was VP of webOS product improvement at Palm / HP, and now he is turn into the VP of selling at Numenta, also referred to as the place the place Palm’s founder (and two former CEOs) determined to remain after the Folio tanked. Numenta’s stored pretty quiet throughout its six years of operation, besides to explain an idea referred to as “hierarchical momentary reminiscence” which might result in a type of synthetic intelligence based mostly on human studying schemes, however we think about if it wants a advertising man, the corporate’s about prepared to truly create one thing. For its half, Numenta agrees — it is publicly said that we’ll see the know-how in some kind of product later this yr.