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Timing of stress-hormone pulses controls weight gain

A circadian code controls the switch that produces fat cells, according to a new study by Stanford researchers.<p>New research provides the first …

CHATBOTS EXPLAINED: Why businesses should be paying attention to the chatbot revolution

<i>This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here.</i><p>Advancements in artificial intelligence, coupled with the proliferation of messaging apps, are fueling the …

Chatbot Design Trends 2018

The technology underneath is not new but 2017 it’s been the most prolific year for chatbot development. If we don’t want the industry to die, 2018 …

Chatbots

Here’s Another Way CRISPR Is Changing Medicine

Gene editing, through a technology called CRISPR, can edit DNA almost as easily as a word processor edits text. Now that system is being used to …

How artificial intelligence is revolutionizing healthcare

There’s currently a shortage of over seven million physicians, nurses and other health workers worldwide, and the gap is widening. Doctors are stretched thin — especially in underserved areas — to respond to the growing needs of the population.<p>Meanwhile, training physicians and health workers is …

Emotional Chatting Machine Assesses Your Emotion and Copies It

Chatbots have never been able to empathize. That looks set to change, thanks to a Chinese team that has built a chatbot capable of conveying specific …

Chatbots

This Computer Program Detects Cancer Earlier Than Ever—Without Surgery

CancerLocator could be used to pinpoint tumor locations even before symptoms arise, eliminating painful biopsies and increasing patient survival.<p>Cancer is often found when someone starts to feel symptoms—pain, an abnormal growth, or maybe just fatigue. Now scientists have developed a computer …

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Artificial intelligence used to identify skin cancer | Stanford News

It’s scary enough making a doctor’s appointment to see if a strange mole could be cancerous. Imagine, then, that you were in that situation while …

10 Surprising Uses of Artificial Intelligence

There’s been a lot of buzz about artificial intelligence (AI) lately. It seems like every day, there’s another news story about the incredible uses …

Artificial Intelligence

Google's artificial intelligence can diagnose cancer faster than human doctors

Making the decision on whether or not a patient has cancer usually involves trained professionals meticulously scanning tissue samples over weeks and …

Agile Results Refresher for 2017

I’ve put together a quick refresher on Agile Results for 2017:<p>I tried to keep it simple and to the point, but at the same time, help new folks that …

Agile Development

Give a 3D printer artificial intelligence, and this is what you’ll get

Previous Next<p>1 of 14<p>A London-based startup has combined some of today’s most disruptive technologies in a bid to change the way we’ll build the …

Artificial Intelligence

How Blockchain Technology Can Reinvent The Power Grid

A power pole collapses at 8 p.m. on a hot night in the remote outback of Australia. This is a problem for William and Olivia Munroe, who raise sheep …

Naked 3D Fitness Tracker

Naked is the world´s first home body scanner, it captures your 3D body model so you can visualize your body’s changes over time on the companion app. …

Fitbit's Collaboration With Amazon Echo Will Change How You Keep Track of Your Fitness Goals

FitbitHanna MalletteFitbit x AmazonNow you can ask "Alexa" about your health and fitness progress.When Fitbit released the Ultra step tracker in …

Hilton has put this IBM Watson-powered robot on reception to answer guest queries

Connie, the first Watson-enabled robot concierge in the hospitality industry, learns by interacting with hotel guests.<p>If you're staying at the Hilton …

More than half a million could die as climate change impacts diet – report

New research shows global warming’s effect on the quality of food available could kill more than 500,000 people a year around the world by 2050<p>Climate change could kill more than 500,000 people a year globally by 2050 by making their diets less healthy, according to new research published in the …

IBM's Cancer Moonshot: Using Computer Science To Battle Tumors

As Vice President Joe Biden spends his last months in office spearheading a “cancer moonshot” that’s largely focused on harnessing big data to accelerate the development of cures, tech giant IBM is launching a cancer initiative of its own. It recently teamed up with Stanford University, San …

Comparing early days of Go and Java

In the last 2 years Golang (or simply ‘Go’) has raised to the ranks of mainstream programming languages like Java, Python and C/C++. Companies like …

IBM's iOS sleep-tracking app is powered by Watson

"SleepHealth" is Watson's first Apple ResearchKit app for its Health Cloud.<p>Are your poor sleeping habits messing up your day-to-day life? If you own an Apple Watch or iPhone, you can find out with the SleepHealth app from IBM Watson. The app is the first for IBM's Health Cloud, a program it …

Apple Watch

8 Smart Home Features that Appeal Today's Home Buyers

8 Smart Home Features that Appeal Today’s Home Buyers<p>As everything is going high-tech and smart, how can the homes be left behind? Whether you are …

IBM just struck a deal so its Watson supercomputer can help you feel better faster

IBM<p>IBM Watson Health just struck its fourth major deal in a move to add healthcare-spending analysis to its suite of products.<p>The company on Thursday …

Step by Step how to predict the future with Machine Learning

<b>Ever wondered how machine learning works? How exactly do you use historical data to predict the future? Well here’s a tutorial that will help you</b> …

A Beginner’s Guide to Sentiment Analysis

<i>Everything you need to know to get started with sentiment analysis</i><p>Sentiment Analysis Overview<p><b>Sentiment Analysis</b> is the use of natural language …

Why IBM Is Dropping $2.6 Billion on Truven Health

With IBM’s planned $2.6 billion acquisition of Truven Health, the company will add “200 million lives” to its data trove. “Lives” is a term typically …

Google opens its Vision API in public beta to give any app the power of Google Photos

Google is making its Cloud Vision API available for all developers, which will allow for image scanning in any app.<p>The API can detect objects like boats and buildings, but will also let you detect emotion on faces. If someone in an image is happy on a boat, the Cloud Vision API will know.<p>The API …

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