Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Alibaba and SenseTime Team to Make Hong Kong a Global AI Hub

Alibaba  is teaming up with SenseTime,  the world’s highest-valued AI startup, to launch a not-for-profit artificial intelligence lab in Hong Kong in a bid to make the...

Jack Ma, Alibaba, Leading China’s Effort to Grow AI in the Cloud

The competition between the US and China around AI is playing out on multiple fronts that include the cloud. Leading cloud providers in China...

Beware of AI’s Dark Side, Warns Google Cofounder Sergey Brin

Artificial Intelligence is a recurring theme in recent remarks by top executives at Alphabet. The company’s latest Founders’ Letter, penned by Sergey Brin, is no exception—but...

Chinese game developer Kunlun invests $3 million in Silicon Valley AI company

Publicly traded Chinese gaming company Beijing Kunlun Technology Co. Ltd.announced on Wednesday a $3 million USD investment in Kunlun AI, a new company jointly established by Kunlun...

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...

AI Supercomputers: Microsoft Oxford, IBM Watson, Google DeepMind, Baidu Minwa

In the world of AI, this is the equivalent of the US and USSR competing to put their guy on the moon first. Here...

Microsoft has officially listed AI as a top priority, replacing mobile

Microsoft has named artificial intelligence as one of its top priorities in a financial filing. The annual report for the company's 2017 fiscal year, which ended on June...

The 6 Biggest Hurdles Slowing the Pace of AI Innovation

At first glance, the artificial intelligence industry seems to be on fire, with tons of consumer demand and ample investor interest. In fact, VC...

JPMorgan Chase Hires Manuela Veloso from Carnegie Mellon to Head AI Research

JPMorgan Chase is doubling down on artificial intelligence. The bank said in a note to employees on Thursday that it's hired Manuela Veloso as...

Even at a Nonprofit, AI Researchers are Making More Than $1 Million

One of the poorest-kept secrets in Silicon Valley has been the huge salaries and bonuses that experts in artificial intelligence can command. Now, a...






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