Monday, February 17, 2020

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

Launching an AI Project Calls for Careful Scoping

Channel partners are finding themselves in advisory roles as more customers think about launching an AI project. New approaches are emerging to help get...

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...

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...

Apple, IBM Couple Watson with Core ML for Expanded Machine Learning

Apple  and IBM  may seem like an odd couple, but the two companies have been working closely together for several years now. That has involved IBM sharing its enterprise expertise...






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