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What Are Virtual Assistants and What Can You Do With Them?

Conversational artificial intelligence (AI) is fundamentally transforming how we interact with technology. Beginning with Siri in 2011 and evolving over the past half-decade—first in smartphone operating systems (OSes) and now natively available in a range of different form factors—digital or …

AI Weekly: Voice is the killer interface

This week’s news reminds me how much fun it is to be surprised by technology. Bonjour, Snips! Yesterday, the Paris-based AI startup raised $13 million, on top of an earlier $8 million investment, for technology that let developers put a voice assistant on nearly any device.<p>Add this to recent …

The 5 best VR games I tried at E3

E3 2017 is a quiet year for virtual reality. With all the major headsets released, and the next generation little more than prototypes, developers seem resigned to the fact that they’re working in a niche market. Microsoft never followed through on its promise that Scorpio (now the Xbox One X) …

Virtual Reality

The internet of insecure things

In 2016, attacks against vulnerable IoT devices featured prominently in the daily news headlines. Hundreds of thousands of IoT devices were used to build botnets and wage some of the largest DDoS attacks against organizations ever seen. Well, until a few weeks ago.<p>In other news, connected consumer …

Cyber-attacks

How to start incorporating machine learning in the enterprise arena

The world is long past the Industrial Revolution, and now we are experiencing an era of Digital Revolution. Machine learning, artificial intelligence, and big data analysis are the reality of today’s world.<p>I recently had a chance to talk to Ciaran Dynes, Senior Vice President of Products at Talend …

Big Data

This Startup Is Disrupting The Construction Industry With 3D-Printing Robots

Starting as a niche technology, 3D printing has been around for a long time. And talk of how this technology could transform the construction industry, largely theoretical, has long circulated, too. But now, thanks to Silicon Valley-based entrepreneurs Chris Kelsey and Fernando De los Rios, we can …

3D Printing

US Considers Chinese Investment in Artificial Intelligence a National Security Threat

The US Department of Defense is struggling to get its arms around all of the new security issues that have come with our current technological …

Artificial Intelligence

Will big data create a new untouchable business elite?

Dark side of the boon<p><b>Will the ascent of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning built by big data create an unstoppable inequality of</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

AI learns how to tackle new situations by studying how humans play games

If artificial intelligence is going to excel at driving cars or performing other complex tasks that we humans take for granted, then it needs to …

Artificial Intelligence

How AI And Machine Learning Are Helping Drive The GE Digital Transformation

General Electric (GE) was co-founded in 1897 by Thomas Edison. Today, 120 years later, GE is the single company with the longest continual presence in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and is undergoing one of the most dramatic transformation initiatives of any major company. Mainstream legacy …

Machine Learning

How Machine Learning is Taking Over Online Advertising

How is machine learning impacting digital advertising? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>-</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Claudia Perlich, Chief Scientist <b>Dstillery, Adjunct Professor at NYU, on</b> Quora:<p>Machine learning is …

Machine Learning

WatchOS 4 brings new watchfaces, Siri is finally here

Apple released three new watchfaces at WWDCーSiri, Kaleidoscope, and Toy Story.<p>Siri is now branded as a general intelligence, not just voice. The Siri watch face is powered by proactive intelligence and displays commute time, reminders, memories. Essentially iOS’s lock screen suggestions.<p>Who …

Securing the IoT: A question of checks and balances

How EU agency ENISA is attempting to define requirements on securing IoT devices and avoid a 'nightmare'.<p>The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) …

IOT

Breaking Bad VR Experience Coming to PSVR From Vince Gilligan

Gilligan fell in love with Sony's VR technology.<p>Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan is working on a "non-game" virtual reality experience based on …

Virtual Reality

The Latest Trends in Big Data Analytics to Watch Out for in Q3 of 2017

Digging, analyzing, managing, and manipulating big data is pretty easy now, and most of the companies now have the ability to do it with minimal cost.

Trends

Why The Future Of IoT Needs Blockchain And Distributed Ledgers

The Internet of Things is growing in potential and size at an accelerating pace. Connected devices already outnumber humans and will soon number in …

Blockchain

Apple announces new machine learning API to make mobile AI faster

Like the rest of the tech world, Apple wants to make AI on your mobile device as fast and powerful as possible. That’s why the company unveiled a new machine learning framework API for developers today named Core ML.<p>The key benefit of Core ML will be speeding up how quickly AI tasks execute on the …

Machine Learning

Microsoft Reveals Asus Mixed Reality Headset, New Design from Dell

Today at Computex 2017, the annual IT expo held in Taipei, Taiwan, Microsoft revealed more from their line-up of affordable Windows ‘Mixed Reality’ …

How Slate is applying podcasting lessons to test out VR

Add Slate to the growing ranks of publishers that are wading into virtual reality. The online politics and culture publisher is working on a weekly …

Virtual Reality

Here’s how delivery drones stack up to trucks in terms of their carbon footprints

Delivery drones may still be a few years away from becoming a mainstream technology, but that doesn’t mean that researchers are hanging around when …

Trucks

The state of AI adoption in media

The duopoly has gobbled up artificial intelligence startups, and it’s hungry for more.<p>Research released earlier this month by CB Insights found it …

Artificial Intelligence

The State of Big Data

<b>Volume, Velocity & Variety: The 3Vs That Were, Are And Will Be</b><p>It goes without saying we continue to generate larger and larger volumes of data. …

Big Data

Does the Internet of Things Need to Play a Bigger Part in Your Office Design? | Inc.com

What if the sign in sheet at your receptionist's desk could text you when your next appointment has arrived?<p>Recent leaps in technology, data speed, and cloud storage make this--and much more--possible in your modern office design. You've probably heard the phrase "Internet of Things" or "IoT" by …

Internet of Things

Floating Waterproof Drone Makes a Kickstarter Splash

The SwellPro Team's Kickstarter campaign for a floating, waterproof, 4k drone nears completion.<p>SwellPro<p>With only 21 days left to go on their …

Drones

The 5 Virtual Reality Experiences to Try on Your Phone

No need to attend festivals or buy expensive viewing gear to live some of the most moving virtual reality documentaries; in fact, many can be …

Virtual Reality

Google’s ability to understand language is nearly equivalent to humans

Google’s machine learning software can recognize human voices with 95 percent accuracy.<p>Google’s voice recognition software is nearing human-level accuracy, Mary Meeker said in her annual Internet Trends Report, delivered at the <b>Code</b> <b>Conference</b> today at the Terranea Resort in California.<p>Google is now …

Machine Learning

17 ways the Internet of Things is changing the world

At IoT World 2017, it was clear that IoT is having a profound impact on transportation, sustainability, manufacturing, city services and more. Here …

Internet of Things

Windows Mixed Reality Headsets By Dell And Asus Unveiled

Further to the announcement of the development of Windows mixed reality headsets, Microsoft has today unveiled the first creations by Asus and Dell …

Augmented Reality

Scientists Say Controlling A.I. Will Be Impossible for 3 Reasons

Holding artificial intelligence accountable for its actions is easier said than done, predicts a team of British researchers.<p>In a paper published …

Artificial Intelligence

One portable power pack can charge your iPhone and wirelessly charge your Apple Watch

If you’re an Apple fan, you obviously own an iPhone. I mean, come on. And if you’re a real fan, you probably also own an Apple Watch. The Watch is …

Tech Trends