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Amazon brings Whole Foods voice shopping to Alexa

Amazon today announced that Echo smart speakers can now use their voice to add Prime Now order items to a Whole Foods cart. Prime Now, available in 24 U.S. markets, ensures two-hour same-day delivery.<p>Amazon began to provide Prime Now deliveries for Whole Foods groceries in Atlanta and San Francisco …

eCommerce

The data that transformed AI research—and possibly the world

In 2006, Fei-Fei Li started ruminating on an idea.<p>Li, a newly-minted computer science professor at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, saw her colleagues across academia and the AI industry hammering away at the same concept: a better algorithm would make better decisions, regardless of the …

Deep Learning

CVS to offer nationwide telemedicine service through smartphone video

Think of it as a digital doctor.<p>Drugstore giant CVS Health plans to offer a nationwide service to treat easy-to-diagnose maladies and other medical issues via its smartphone app.<p>The telemedicine service will be offered for diagnosis of conditions such as colds and flu, skin issues and general …

Health Care

Even if you’re just getting your genes tested for fun, it could cost you later

Given how easy it is to test your genes right at home, it seems like so many more people are giving the option a shot. The results can provide some …

Long-Term Care

The Cognitive Biases Tricking Your Brain

Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it?<p>I am staring at a photograph of myself that shows me 20 years older than I am now. I have not stepped into the twilight zone. Rather, I am trying to rid myself of some measure of my present bias, which is the tendency …

Critical Thinking

Why Haven't We Cured Cancer? American Cancer Society- World's Wealthiest "Non-Profit" - CNN iReport

<b>Have you ever wondered where all the money goes that you donate to the American Cancer</b> <b>Society ?</b>With the advancement of medicine, you'd think scientists would have unlocked the cure by now with the ACS's help. Right?.<p><b>Is there more to this story than meets the eye?</b>Apparently, the American Cancer …

American Cancer Society

Do You Know The Difference Between Data Analytics And AI Machine Learning?

The artificial intelligence (AI) industry has been leading the headlines consistently, and for good reason. It has already transformed industries across the globe, and companies are racing to understand how to integrate this emerging technology.<p>Artificial intelligence is not a new concept. The …

Machine Learning

'Normal' blood sugar levels may not be so normal after all

A new study — conducted by researchers at Stanford University in California — reveals that common foods can cause blood sugar spikes in otherwise …

Diabetes

What's the Difference Between AI and Machine Learning?

<b>By Peter Jeffcock, Oracle Big Data Product Marketing</b><p>AI, machine learning, and deep learning—these terms overlap and are easily confused, so let’s …

Machine Learning

How Is AI Used In Healthcare - 5 Powerful Real-World Examples That Show The Latest Advances

When it comes to our health, especially in matters of life and death, the promise of artificial intelligence (AI) to improve outcomes is very intriguing. While there is still much to overcome to achieve AI-dependent health care, most notably data privacy concerns and fears of mismanaged care due to …

Artificial Intelligence

AI is going to transform the pharmaceutical industry. Here's how.

From lowering risk during drug trials to better study design and faster results, Big Data, the cloud, and AI are transforming how medicine gets …

Artificial Intelligence

Introducing the First Natural Language to SQL API

Talk to your data!<p>What if, instead of running complex SQL scripts, you could simply ask your database a question? What were my sales yesterday? What …

Databases

The quantum meltdown of encryption

The world stands at the cusp of one of the greatest breakthroughs in information technology. Huge leaps forward in all fields of computer science, from data analysis to machine learning, will result from this breakthrough. But like all of man’s technological achievements, from the combustion engine …

Blockchain

Health Insurers Are Vacuuming Up Details About You — And It Could Raise Your Rates

To an outsider, the fancy booths at a June health insurance industry gathering in San Diego, Calif., aren't very compelling: a handful of companies pitching "lifestyle" data and salespeople touting jargony phrases like "social determinants of health."<p>But dig deeper and the implications of what …

Health Care

AI Is Transforming Healthcare as We Know It. Here's a Look at the Future -- and the Opportunities for Entrepreneurs.

Artificial intelligence companies are taking on the health industry with big results for consumers. Here are the pros, cons and potential business opportunities.<p>Try to conceptualize all the medical knowledge in the world. How many books would it fill? How many topics would it cover? How many years …

Artificial Intelligence

How Marketers Can Prepare for Unintended Consequences of AI

Today, a great deal of attention goes into applying artificial intelligence and machine learning to advertising. And the value that AI can bring to …

Machine Learning Vs. Artificial Intelligence: How Are They Different?

Artificial intelligence and machines have become a part of everyday life, but that doesn’t mean we understand them well. Do you know the difference between machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI)?<p>If you’re hoping to use one or the other in your business, it’s important to know which …

Artificial Intelligence

Disrupting Health Care: From Amazon To CVS, Data Is At The Heart Of It

CVS is buying Aetna. Executives are optimistic about the merger between Albertsons and Rite Aid. Amazon, JPMorgan and Berkshire Hathaway are looking to reform health care for their employees. Earlier this spring, speculation was rampant that Walmart might buy insurer Humana.<p>The rash of deals points …

Health Care

Baidu no-code EasyDL tool could democratize AI for small businesses, bridge talent gap

The Baidu platform aims to help accelerate enterprise adoption of artificial intelligence.<p>On Tuesday, Baidu announced the launch of Baidu Brain 3.0, …

Leena AI builds HR chatbots to answer policy questions automatically

Say you have a job with a large company and you want to know how much vacation time you have left, or how to add your new baby to your healthcare. This usually involves emailing or calling HR and waiting for an answer, or it could even involve crossing multiple systems to get what you need.<p>Leena …

Chatbots

Top 5 Open Source Machine Learning Tools to Master ML

Nowadays, it appears that tech organizations can’t employ their Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning experts quick enough.<p>So in case you’re …

Tech companies just woke up to a big problem with their AI

Tech companies are beginning to accept that the artificial intelligence they’re building their futures on could be flawed. From studies showing that language-processing AI can be sexist to more recent research on facial recognition’s failures on darker skin tones, years of research have erupted …

Artificial Intelligence

It’s a little scary how smart Google’s DeepMind just got

Oh joy – Alphabet Inc.’s AI subsidiary DeepMind has taken another step forward in understanding the world the way humans do.<p>The company that has …

Bessemer Venture Partners unveils new seed stage fund to invest in AI-driven technologies for healthcare

Bessemer Venture Partners is doubling down on its investments in healthcare start-ups enlisting artificial intelligence tools with the launch of a …

Maryland researchers say they discovered 'Holy Grail' of machine learning

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>POTOMAC, Md. — A team of researchers from Maryland say they’ve invented a general artificial intelligence way for machines to …

Hello tensorflow

<b>Machine Learning (ML)</b> is the dope new thing that everyone’s talking about, because it’s really good at learning from data so that it can predict …

Precision Medicine Cutting-Edge Developments: What Health Execs Should Know

Precision medicine is causing a paradigm shift from treating diseases to detecting them before symptoms even appear.<p>That’s according to Kevin …

Digital identity: The foundation for trusted transactions in financial services

Navigating the digital economy has become a central component of daily life – for consumers and service providers alike. The sweeping transition from …

Consumer DNA tests can’t tell you much, but they sure can get your relatives arrested

It's time to think about who has your data.<p>The suspected Golden State Killer’s apprehension last week caught a lot of people off guard. Prior to the big reveal that detectives were able to trace the alleged serial rapist and killer through his DNA, many hadn’t seriously considered the ramifications …

Genetics

How to Accelerate the Adoption of Digital Health Technology

In 1997, health information technology and digital health pioneer Warner Slack wrote his bold and prophetic book, <i>Cybermedicine: How Computing Empowers Doctors and Patients for Better Care</i>. Slack argued that “the electronic digital computer, with its capacity to hold large amounts of data and to …

Digital Health