Tuesday, December 1, 2020

AI Tools Assisting with Mental Health Issues Brought on by Pandemic 

By Shannon Flynn, AI Trends Contributor   The pandemic is a perfect storm for mental health issues. Isolation from others, economic uncertainty, and fear of illness can all contribute to poor mental health — and right now,...

AI of Growing Importance to Gaming Industry 

By AI Trends Staff  Operators of casinos and online games are incorporating AI in efforts ranging from maximizing profits to helping problem gamblers.   The gaming industry is technically savvy, having integrated automation into its operations to...

AI is Being Applied to Fight Against Climate Change; How to Get Involved 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor  As wildfires rage in the west and the density of smoke is blocking out the sun in many areas, attention is turning to the fight against climate change and...

AI Helping to Transform Education in Pandemic Era

By AI Trends Staff The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on education has been profound, with new ways of thinking about how best to teach students reverberating in institutions of higher learning, K-12 classrooms and...

Startup: Andrea Roberson of AI4US Seeks Diversity in AI, Tech Workforce

By AI Trends Staff Andrea Roberson is CEO and founder of AI4US, which aims to address the lack of racial and gender diversity in high technology. She was previously a Machine Learning Researcher in the...

AI Being Applied in Agriculture to Help Grow Food, Support New Methods

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor AI continues to have an impact in agriculture, with efforts underway to help grow food, combat disease and pests, employ drones and other robots with computer vision, and...

Staid Insurance Industry Exploring AI With Some Caution

By AI Trends Staff  The insurance industry is dominated by massive national brands and legacy product lines that have remained largely unchanged for decades. It is a staid industry. This makes the industry ripe for...

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...

Startups: Focus on Dyno Therapeutics, ElevateBio

By AI Trends Staff In a periodic profile of selected startups, we look today at Dyno Therapeutics and ElevateBIO. Dyno Therapeutics Using AI to Develop Gene Therapies On May 11, startup Dyno Therapeutics announced partnerships with Novartis...

Startups: Focus on DeepCube, FortressIQ

By AI Trends Staff In a periodic profile of selected startups, we feature a look at DeepCube and FortressIQ. DeepCube: Shrinking Deep Learning Models to Boost...




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