John Morrow

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New facial recognition software tracks and protects endangered primates

Facial recognition tech doesn’t have to be creepy or dystopian. We can actually use it for good.<p>Case in point: Researchers at Michigan State …

Endangered Species

Artifical Intelligence Versus Aided Intelligence: The Work Involved In Making It Work

Artificial intelligence, cognitive computing, machine learning, data mining, natural language processing: The terminology surrounding the efforts to enhance how businesses access, sort and analyze the vast quantities of content being created every day is almost as vast as the content itself — and …

Artificial Intelligence

Intel AI Head: ‘Vast Explosion of Applications’

By<p>May 25, 2018 10:19 a.m. ET<p>Believe the hype.<p>At <b>Intel's</b> inaugural <b>AI DevCon</b> summit in San Francisco this week, the chip-making giant made clear--in …

Artificial Intelligence

Study: Early AI adopters may gain "insurmountable advantage"

A pecking order is evolving in the newest stage of the digital era: aggressive early adopters of artificial intelligence are reporting elevated …

Artificial Intelligence

Goodbye polygraph? New tech uses AI to tell if you’re lying

AVATAR looks for changes in the eyes, voice, posture, and more to determine truthfulness. Civil libertarians remain wary of the machine learning tech.<p>From schlocky daytime TV (Did you cheat on your girlfriend?) to police interrogations (Did you shoot him?), the old-fashioned polygraph is still …

Machine Learning

Using deep neural network acceleration for image analysis in drug discovery

High content screening of cellular phenotypes is a fundamental tool supporting early drug discovery. The term "high content" signifies the rich set …

Machine listening for earthquakes: Algorithms pick out hidden signals that could boost geothermal energy production

For all that seismologists have learned about earthquakes, new technologies show how much remains to be discovered.<p>In a new study in <i>Science Advances</i>, …

Machine Learning

Dutch police are using AI to pick out the most solvable cold cases

Dutch Police are using artificial intelligence to crack unsolved cases, according to The Next Web.<p>The national police force is working to digitize the more than 1,500 reports and 30 million pages of material in its cold case archive, only 15 percent of which is currently stored electronically. (The …

Artificial Intelligence

These 3 Businesses Are Already (and Creatively) Using AI to Automate Key Operational Tasks

Next time you use Grammarly, realize that a machine, not a human grammarian, is fixing those text errors for you.<p>6 min read<p><i>Artificial intelligence:</i> Since the term was first coined in 1955 by the late Stanford computer scientist John McCarthy, AI has steadily moved out of the realm of science …

Artificial Intelligence

Human in the loop: Machine learning and AI for the people

HITL is a mix and match approach that may help make ML both more efficient and approachable.<p>Paco Nathan is a unicorn. It's a cliche, but gets the …

Machine Learning

Deep Learning in Finance

Siri is the voice controlled AI behind most Apple products. It can recognize your speech, analyze your sentiment, and answer questions. The man who …

Artificial Intelligence

As machine learning evolves, we need to update the definition of ‘data scientist’

In the early days of machine learning, hiring good statisticians was the key challenge for AI projects. Now, machine learning has evolved from its early focus on statistics to more emphasis on computation. As the process of building algorithms has become simpler and the applications for AI …

Machine Learning

5 Traits Organizations Need to Get Value from Machine Learning

A new report identifies the traits of organizations that are getting value -- higher revenues and profits -- due to their machine learning …

Machine Learning

IDG Contributor Network: How’s the 'software factory' going?

Your IT organization is either already a “software factory” or aspiring to be one via digital transformation, devops, agile et al. Many leading …

Agile Development

Apple and Its Rivals Bet Their Futures on These Men’s Dreams

Over the past five years, artificial intelligence has gone from perennial vaporware to one of the technology industry’s brightest hopes. Computers …

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Will Relieve Skills Shortages, If We Could Find Enough People To Build It

It seems the growing interest in artificial intelligence as a way to expand digital business potential — often hampered by hard-to-find-skills — is creating a skill shortage of its own.<p>A recent poll of 122 business leaders, released by EY, finds relative optimism about AI and its potential to …

Artificial Intelligence

How client-side training is moving from the fringes to the center of AI development

Model training is where artificial intelligence models are readied for production deployment.<p>Traditionally, machine learning, deep learning and other …

Machine Learning

AI And The Third Wave Of Silicon Processors

The semiconductor industry is currently caught in the middle of what I call the third great wave of silicon development for processing data. This time, the surge in investment is driven by the rising hype and promising future of artificial intelligence, which relies on machine learning techniques …

Machine Learning

Threat Intelligence Machine Learning Adoption: Ditch the Black Box

Cyber threat intelligence (CTI) is being integrated by 81 percent of enterprises in 2018, according to a February 2018 SANS Institute survey. As …

Machine Learning

What is machine learning? Everything you need to know

This guide explains what machine learning is, how it is related to artificial intelligence, how it works and why it matters.<p>Machine learning is …

Machine Learning

NGA official: Artificial intelligence is changing everything, ‘We need a different mentality’

WASHINGTON — The U.S. military got is first big taste of artificial intelligence with Project Maven. An Air Force initiative, it began more than a …

Artificial Intelligence

With AI, High Speed Facial Recognition Is Here

Facial recognition technology is old news. It’s widespread enough to be in every iPhone 10 and it tags our pictures on Facebook. Most facial recognition tech works from a fairly narrow range of options, though – limited possibilities of who might be in a picture or who a device belongs to. What’s …

Machine Learning

What Businesses Should Do With Artificial Intelligence

<b>Artificial intelligence (AI) improves prediction.</b> AI is computer software that learns, finding complex patterns in massive amounts of data. Improving …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Deep Learning Is Suddenly Changing Your Life

<b>By Roger Parloff</b><p>Illustration by Justin Metz<p>September 28, 2016, 5:00 PM EDT<p>Decades-old discoveries are now electrifying the computing industry and …

Artificial Intelligence

Deep learning with synthetic data will democratize the tech industry

The visual data sets of images and videos amassed by the most powerful tech companies have been a competitive advantage, a moat that keeps the advances of machine learning out of reach from many. This advantage will be overturned by the advent of synthetic data.<p>The world’s most valuable technology …

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Becoming Top Corporate Spending Priority

<b>Apple</b>'s (AAPL) hiring of Google's former head of search technology and artificial intelligence is the latest sign that AI is becoming a major …

New AI to develop self-learning robots for nuclear sites

Researchers have secured £1.1 million in grant funding to develop artificial intelligence systems to enable self-learning robots to be deployed in …

Robotics

The AI farm experiment

Major companies are bringing together new machine learning algorithms, better and cheaper sensors, and increased computing power in hopes of …

Machine Learning

<b>By Roger Parloff</b><p>Illustration by Justin Metz<p>September 28, 2016, 5:00 PM EDT<p>Decades-old discoveries are now electrifying the computing industry and …

Artificial Intelligence

Protequus Launches Nightwatch Edge-Computing Smart Halter, An Early Warning System For Horses

Nearly two and half years ago, I conducted some research on and wrote an article about an IIoT (Industrial IoT)-enabled horse halter in early-stage development, called NIGHTWATCH. While my family is heavily involved in horses, I had no idea that over 100,000 people would be interested in and read …

Machine Learning