Friday, August 23, 2019

The Rules Governing AI Are Being Shaped by Tech Firms – Here’s How

IN EARLY APRIL, the European Commission published guidelines intended to keep any artificial intelligence technology used on the EU’s 500 million citizens trustworthy. The bloc’s commissioner for...

Microsoft and Sony Become Partners Around Gaming and AI

Microsoft and Sony announced an unusual partnership on May 16, allowing the two rivals to partner on cloud-based gaming services. “The two companies will...

OpenAI Establishes For-Profit Company

San Francisco-based research organization OpenAI was launched in 2015 as a non-profit company with the overarching goal of achieving a safe and socially beneficial...

Carlos Escapa, AWS, on Applying Machine Learning To Business Problems

By Allison Proffitt, Editorial Director It almost sounds like Carlos Escapa is in agriculture. He talks enthusiastically of low hanging fruit, and much higher-growing fruit,...

Amazon, Microsoft Sound Off on Google’s Decision Not to Compete for Pentagon’s JEDI Cloud...

Google’s decision not to bid for the Pentagon’s $10 billion Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud contract drew criticism from the chief executives of two...

Salesforce Working Hard to Gain an Edge with its Einstein AI

The driver in a car accident takes a picture of the damaged vehicle and sends it to an insurer for a coverage quote on the spot....

IBM, Focused on AI for the Enterprise, on a Mission to Defend Its Turf

There's a high-stаkes rасe аmong the biggest teсh сompаnies, from Google to Αmаzon, to stаke out turf in the burgeoning аrtifiсiаl intelligenсe mаrket. But аsk...

Microsoft’s AI Roadmap Updated

Due to its nearly limitless potential, artificial intelligence is at the forefront of much of this research, and Microsoft has been making headlines with...

Best to Invest in AI for Deep Value, Not Deep Tech

By Peng T. Ong, Monk's Hill Ventures Last year AI companies attracted more than $10.8 billion in funding from venture capitalists like me. AI has the ability...

Facebook Poaches Head of Chip Development From Google

Facebook Inc. has sent another signal that it’s serious about building its own semiconductors, joining Apple Inc., Alphabet Inc.’s Google, and Amazon.com Inc. in trying...






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