Monday, September 28, 2020

Startups: Directly Automating Support; Butterfly Brings UltraSound to a Smartphone

By AI Trends Staff Expectations for customer service are higher today than a year ago, with the coronavirus pandemic fueling online shopping and challenging enterprise customer service operations, according to Customer Thermometer. That puts companies...

Updates on How AI Being Employed to Speed COVID-19 Treatments and Management

By AI Trends Staff Medical researchers are employing AI to search through databases of known drugs to see if any can be associated with a treatment for the new COVID-19 coronavirus. An early success story comes...

Contact Tracing with AI Poses Personal Privacy Tradeoffs

By AI Trends Staff Efforts in contact tracing to try to control the spread of the Covid-19 virus had been going on before Google and Apple in early April...

Executive Interview: Dr. David Bray, Director, Atlantic Council

COVID-19 Pandemic Has Accelerated the Rate of Change Dr. David Bray is the Inaugural Director of the new global GeoTech Center & Commission of the Atlantic Council, a nonprofit...

AI Tools Will Help Us Make the Most of Spatial Biology

Contributed Commentary by David W. Craig, Ph.D. and Brooke Hjelm, Ph.D. We have heard a lot about cellular and tissue spatial biology lately, and for good reason. Tissues are heterogeneous mixtures of cells; this is...

AI in COVID-19 Fight: Pope Issues Ethical Challenge; Voice Studied to Help in Detection

By AI Trends Staff The worldwide fight against COVID-19 continues to challenge AI experts. The Pope issued a challenge for AI experts to develop an “ethical algorithm” that would ensure fairness; Some new AI research...

COVID-19 Datasets Bring AI Experts, Life Sciences Researchers Together For A Cure

By Allison Proffitt, Editorial Director, AI Trends All of the Bio-IT community is eager to contribute to plans for treatments, diagnostics and vaccines for SARS-CoV-2 and the resulting disease, COVID-19. Companies are donating consulting services,...

Private Industry, Accademia Stepping Up in AI Fight Against Covid-19

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor The worldwide Covid-19 spread is a tragic experience that is spurring innovators to try many approaches to slowing it down, measuring it, treating it and ultimately the hope...

AI Community of Experts Making Contributions to Coronavirus Fight

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor Since the White House issued a “call to action” to AI researchers to help fight the coronavirus spread, researchers have stepped up in multiple ways. Here is an...

White House, Hospitals, Private Companies Exploring AI to Fight Coronavirus

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor The White House has issued a “call to action” to AI researchers to help fight the coronavirus spread; hospitals are pursuing AI to help manage the outbreak, and...




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