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Chief Scientist's 'Turing stamp' for AI blasted

Regulatory stoush looms.

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence platform launched to help doctors crunch patient data, make better diagnoses

SINGAPORE: Imagine stepping into a hospital outpatient clinic or polyclinic and skipping the long wait, just by looking into a camera.<p>It is a facial …

Artificial Intelligence

New Horizons for MapR

The 6.1 release for the MapR Data Platform is coming out over the next few months. Being a point release, you might think that this release is minor, …

Machine Learning

‘China’s Google’ releases its first AI chip

Baidu unveiled an artificial-intelligence chip called Kunlun during its annual Baidu Create event on Tuesday. The company joins a raft of other …

Artificial Intelligence

Compulab MintBox Mini 2 PC Now Available To Preorder

Compulab has announced the availability to preorder their new Mintbox Mini 2 PC, a collaboration between the Linux Mint team and Compulab. The new …

Linux Mint

Google Launches Learning Resources, Publishes AI Principles

With the ascent of Chromebooks and G-suite, Google became a leader in American classrooms in the last few years. With a little fanfare, Google announced this month that it was launching a learning microsite, Grow with Google.<p>Google spokesperson Peter Schottenfels said, “It is our initiative to help …

Artificial Intelligence

Neurala launches its Brain Builder to speed up neural network data preparation

Artificial intelligence startup Neurala Inc. wants to help developers create deep learning applications faster by speeding up the data feed process …

Deep Learning

Algorithm matches human cardiologists in detecting heart attacks - MIT Technology Review

A myocardial infarction, or heart attack, occurs when the blood supply to the heart muscle is permanently disrupted by a blockage of some type. The …

Machine Learning

Microsoft launches ambitious blockchain project to help creators get paid

It seems that Microsoft isn’t done experimenting with blockchain technology.<p>Microsoft and Ernst & Young (EY) announced the launch of a blockchain solution for content rights and royalties management on Wednesday.<p>The blockchain solution is first implemented for Microsoft’s game publisher partners. …

Blockchain

Baidu Research

Using Deep Learning to Help Pathologists Find Tumors<p>2018-06-18<p>By Yi Li, Wei Ping<p>While there are various methods to diagnose cancer, a pathology …

Machine Learning

Google’s Developing Controversial AI to Predict When a Patient Will Die

Google is working on new predictive technologies that may be able to predict when a hospital patient will pass away. The research is being done by …

Artificial Intelligence

Google can predict when you’ll die using artificial intelligence

Google knows everything (or at least it feels that way), and now it can even tell you when you’ll die.<p>The tech giant helped test an artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Google Is Training Machines to Predict When a Patient Will Die

A woman with late-stage breast cancer came to a city hospital, fluids already flooding her lungs. She saw two doctors and got a radiology scan. The …

Health Care

Algorithms for Everyone

Algorithms are an important part of every programmer toolbox. In fact if you are a programmer you use algorithms everyday even if you don’t notice.<p>An …

Machine Learning

It’s easier than you think to craft AI tools without typing a line of code

A lot of companies are trying to make it easier to use artificial intelligence, but few are making it as simple as Lobe. The startup, which launched earlier this year, offers users a clean drag-and-drop interface for building deep learning algorithms from scratch. It’s mainly focused on machine …

Machine Learning

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: AI on the verge of disrupting healthcare — Philips brings precision medicine to cancer treatment — Insurers should invest in online presence

<i>Welcome to DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING, the newsletter providing the latest news, data, and insight on how digital technology is disrupting the healthcare ecosystem, produced by Business Insider Intelligence.</i><p><i>Have feedback? We'd like to hear from you. Write me at:</i> <i>lbeaver@businessinsider.com</i><p><b>US HEALTH</b> …

10 Ways Machine Learning Is Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management

<b>Bottom line:</b> Machine learning makes it possible to discover patterns in supply chain data by relying on algorithms that quickly pinpoint the most influential factors to a supply networks’ success, while constantly learning in the process.<p>Discovering new patterns in supply chain data has the …

Machine Learning

3 Pioneers Who Changed the Game for Women in Computer Science

Computer science is a historically male-dominated field—however, recently, there’s been a shift towards encouraging young women to pursue STEM …

A meditation app loved by Wall Street and Silicon Valley has unveiled a new plan to be more like a drug

Apache Ignite 2.5 reaches 1000s nodes scalability goal

Apache Ignite has reached a new milestone with the release of 2.5. The Apache Software Foundation has announced Apache Ignite 2.5 is now able to be …

Gwinnett mom’s programming venture gives kids a code for fun

Nidhi Jain had a goal nine years ago many parents share: keep young minds active when school’s out with something besides video games and Netflix. …

Stanford to step-up teaching of ethics in technology | Financial Times

The university at the heart of Silicon Valley is to inject ethics into its technology teaching and research amid growing criticism of the excesses of …

20 takeaways from Meeker’s 294-slide Internet Trends report

This is a must-read for understanding the tech industry. We’ve distilled famous investor Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends report down from its massive 294 slides of stats and charts to just the most important insights. Click or scroll through to learn what’s up with internet growth, screen …

New England Machine Learning Day Celebrates Burgeoning Research

At Microsoft, we’re thrilled to be part of an exciting world where burgeoning technologies are being improved each day and brought to the table as an …

Skoltech, Philips join forces to improve healthcare with deep learning

Skoltech and the Russian branch of tech giant Philips formally agreed on Thursday to launch a joint research initiative in the areas of Machine …

'Holy grail' blood test could detect cancer long before tumours develop

A new blood test able to detect 10 types of cancer years before a person falls ill could become available on the NHS within five years, scientists say.<p>The breakthrough is being hailed as a major step towards the “holy grail” of curing cancer after trials on 1,400 patients found the simple procedure …

Can State-of-the-Art Machine Learning Tools Give New Life to Household Survey Data?

In 2014 the UN called for a data revolution to put the best available tools and methods to work in service of achieving the Sustainable Development …

The Pentagon wants to expand its controversial Project Maven AI initiative

In a vote of confidence for artificial intelligence research, the Pentagon is set to announce plans for a new Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC) that might be modeled on Project Maven, the controversial collaboration between U.S. military and private companies that trained algorithms to …

The Current Limitations and Future Potential of AI in Cybersecurity

<b>A recent NIST study shows the current limitations and future potential of machine learning in cybersecurity.</b><p>Published Tuesday in the Proceedings of …