Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The Pentagon’s Plans to Develop Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence

As federal agencies ramp up efforts to advance artificial intelligence under the White House’s national AI strategy, the Pentagon’s research shop is already working to push the tech to new limits. Last year, the Defense...

AI and Machine Learning Can Help With Government Cybersecurity Strategies

An ever-present threat to any given country’s national security is that of cybersecurity. There are always hackers that want to use technology for malicious purposes, not to say the long list of adversaries that...

Multi-Cloud Deployments Driving Up Costs and Rationalizing Market for Cloud Management

Multi-cloud deployments are becoming the norm and that means cost optimization and management optimization is a big theme for 2019. But the market is immature and you'll have multiple vendors to sort through to...

How AI and Machine Learning Are Improving Manufacturing Productivity

Engineers at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s Factory 2050 in Sheffield, UK are using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to learn what machine utilization looks like on the workshop floor. The aim is to create a...

Machine Learning Engineer vs. Data Scientist—Who Does What?

The roles of machine learning engineer vs. data scientist are both relatively new and can seem to blur. However, if you parse things out and examine the semantics, the distinctions become clear. At a high...

McAfee CTO Steve Grobman is Wary of AI Models for Cybersecurity

Artificial intelligence continues to permeate the information security industry, but Steve Grobman has reservations about the technology's limitations and effectiveness. Grobman, senior vice president and CTO of McAfee, spoke about the evolution of artificial intelligence at the...

For Governments Turning to AI, Five Dimensions to Consider

As artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning gain momentum, an increasing number of government agencies are considering or starting to use them to improve decision making. Some examples of compelling applications include those that identify...

AI Useful in Diagnosing Melanoma, But Train Data Well for Best Results

The healthcare system’s continuous overhaul has prompted organizations to recruit artificial intelligence (AI) to aid in earlier, more accurate diagnoses while improving overall population management. AI’s ability to diagnose melanoma with higher fidelity illustrates...

Social Scientists Use Transfer Learning to Kick-Start Deep Learning Projects

Social scientists are increasingly adopting machine learning methods to analyze large amounts of text, images and other kinds of data. These methods, which include different types of deep learning models, allow researchers to measure important...

MIT Analyzed 16,625 Papers to Figure Out Where AI is Headed Next

Almost everything you hear about artificial intelligence today is thanks to deep learning. This category of algorithms works by using statistics to find patterns in data, and it has proved immensely powerful in mimicking human skills such as...






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