Sunday, January 20, 2019

How Lyft, Walmart, and Philips are Using AI to Transform Their Businesses

By Vimal Suba, Product Head @Cisco IoT Platform; Data Science, Automation and Security. This article is a follow up to my previous one talking about the rise of Artificial Intelligence in an Enterprise. In this...

Quantum Computing: Advancing Beyond Dreaming Stage

Quantum computing – that sci-fi stuff that turns entangled molecules into computing digits – is drawing ever closer to reality. In September, leading companies including Alphabet, IBM, JPMorgan Chase and academic experts convened at a meeting sponsored...

AI in Enterprises — Businesses Are Waking Up

A few years ago I saw this headline news flashing all over the internet. Our Dealers are Missing UP to $18 Billion in Easy Sales heT Chairman and CEO of Caterpillar suggested that the company and its dealers...

Google Confronts Shortcomings of Machine Learning

Critics of the current mode of artificial intelligence technology have grown louder in the last couple of years, and this week, Google, one of the biggest commercial beneficiaries of the current vogue, offered a...

MIT to Found AI College

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has announced a $1 billion initiative to reshape how the college operates and make artificial intelligence a part of its curriculum for all students. The shakeup is being...

A Pioneering Scientist Explains ‘Deep Learning’

Buzzwords like “deep learning” and “neural networks” are everywhere, but so much of the popular understanding is misguided, says Terrence Sejnowski, a computational neuroscientist at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. Sejnowski, a pioneer in the...

Stanford U Study Says Hive Mind Can Yield Better Diagnoses

Every year, 50,000 Americans die from pneumonia and 1 million more are hospitalized with the disease. Chest X-rays, one of the most widely-performed imaging procedures in the US, are the best way to diagnose...

DARPA to Grant $2B to AI Projects Over Next Five Years

DARPA stands for “Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency,” but while defense is good and all, what DARPA is really into is that P, for projects. The agency is focused on the development of breakthrough...

Google and Facebook Partnering on Some AI Research

Google and Facebook are teaming up to make each company’s artificial intelligence technologies work better together. The two companies said Tuesday that an unspecified number of engineers are collaborating to make Facebook’s open source machine learning PyTorch framework...

Executive Interview: Michael Ringel, Boston Consulting Group on AI and Pharma

Impacts of AI in Pharma Seen as Potential to Lower Failure Rate for New Drug Testing, and a Redesigned Research Process from Start to Finish Artificial intelligence and machine learning may still be decades away...






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