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18 Aug 2019

A.I. Is Learning From Humans. Many Humans.

BHUBANESWAR, India — Namita Pradhan sat at a desk in downtown Bhubaneswar, India, about 40 miles from the Bay of Bengal, staring at a video recorded in a hospital on the other side of the world. The video showed the inside of someone’s colon. Ms. Pradhan was looking for polyps, small growths in the large […]

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14 Aug 2019

IoT Evolution: Disruptive Trends

The growth of the Internet of Things continues unabated, and constant innovation in the field makes it difficult to anticipate exactly how it will evolve over time However, some trends are clear, and there are good reasons to believe certain projections are safe bets. Here are nine trends that will influence the near- and mid-term […]

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13 Aug 2019

Light, a possible solution for a sustainable AI

We are currently witnessing a rapidly growing adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in our everyday lives, which has the potential to translate into a variety of societal changes, including improvements to economy, better living conditions, easier access to education, well-being, and entertainment. Such a much anticipated future, however, is tainted with issues related to privacy, […]

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08 Aug 2019

NHS to set up national artificial intelligence lab

The NHS in England is setting up a national artificial intelligence laboratory to enhance care of patients and research. The Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, said AI had “enormous power” to improve care, save lives and ensure doctors had more time to spend with patients. He has announced £250m will be spent on boosting the role […]

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07 Aug 2019

6 ways to introduce disruptive technology into your growth business

Shaking up your market with disruptive technology can in turn disrupt your own small business. Chris Cook and Vincent Billings offer six ways to ease the transition. Disruptors like Uber have changed established business models by using technology to track your taxi arrival and pay by mobile phone. Uber has fundamentally shifted the expectations of […]

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06 Aug 2019

AI augmentation to create $2.9 trillion business in 2021: Gartner

Gartner defines augmented intelligence as a human-centered partnership model of people and AI working together Customer experience is the primary source of AI-derived business value, according to the Gartner In 2021, artificial intelligence (AI) augmentation will create $2.9 trillion of business value and 6.2 billion hours of worker productivity globally, according to research firm Gartner, […]

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05 Aug 2019

Mixed Reality Is The Next Big Disruptive Technology For Investors: HTC

It wasn’t that long ago that smartphones were an emergent technology, yet today, they’ve become almost fundamental to our way of life. The same can be said for streaming TV, cloud computing and online shopping. New disruptive technologies like big data, blockchain, drones, image recognition and 3D printing are hot topics. However, for Taiwanese consumer electronics […]

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01 Aug 2019

How to create a compass for ethical AI

Technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) will have a significant impact on the enterprise. By increasing efficiencies and improving data-driven insights, they will bring fundamental improvements to the way we work and live. But what are the ethical considerations surrounding these powerful new tools? AI isn’t about supplanting human decision-makers. Instead, […]

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