Sunday, November 28, 2021

Financial Firms Turning to AI to Fight Fraud in 2021  

By AI Trends Staff   The use of AI to fight financial fraud—internally and externally—is a hot topic.  “AI is the future of fraud management, irrespective of...

IBM Reportedly Retreating from Healthcare with Watson 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor   Reports surfaced last week that IBM is contemplating a sale of Watson Health, representing a retreat from the...

Levi Strauss Hires a Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer

In February, Levi’s hired its first chief artificial intelligence officer, ahead of an expected IPO. Katia Walsh joined the 146-year-old jeans maker from Vodafone, where...

AI Seen Helping to Add Jobs as Small Manufacturers Pursue Automation 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor   The emergence of an advanced plastic manufacturing plant in Brookneal, Va. tells a story about the impact of...

Facial Recognition Making Its Way in Banking

By AI Trends Staff Facial recognition technology is making its way into the banking industry, used primarily for physical security and ID recognition. A handful or...

Software Engineering Institute Moving to Formalize AI Engineering

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor   The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) of Carnegie Mellon University has begun to formalize the practice of AI engineering,...

Executive Interview: Wally Lo Faro, Vice President, Data Scientist, Mastercard Operations and Technology

Solving Problems with Math, AI and a Data Science Team Working with Business Managers Over the past five years, Wally Lo Faro has built the...

Maritime Shipping Industry Ripe for AI Disruption

By AI Trends Staff The maritime shipping industry is ripe for disruption by AI, with startups positioning to help established shippers exploit the potential. The industry...

Volkswagen Collaborating with Microsoft to Build Automated Driving Platform 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor  Volkswagen Group’s collaboration with Microsoft to build a cloud-based Automated Driving Platform (ADP), a collaboration dating to 2018,...

Ford F-150 Lightning Electric Pickup to Have Level 2 Autonomous Driving  

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor   The all-electric Ford F-150 Lightning, announced  recently by the Ford Motor Co., will feature hands-free driving by virtue of...




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