machine learning

NHSX's £250m AI Lab to develop 'practical' treatments
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Technology

NHSX's £250m AI Lab to develop 'practical' treatments

The national centre will channel efforts into treating conditions like heart disease and cancer with smart tech
8 Aug 2019
How will we staff the IT workforce of the future?
Careers & training

How will we staff the IT workforce of the future?

In the face of breakthrough technologies, STEM education isn't enough
5 Aug 2019
How data keeps the Tour de France running
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big data analytics

How data keeps the Tour de France running

Cloud, machine learning and edge computing are driving the competition's digital transformation and fan engagement
1 Aug 2019
Once upon AI time in Hollywood
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machine learning

Once upon AI time in Hollywood

Producing a successful film has always been more an art than a science, but machine learning may be about to change that
29 Jul 2019
Google still ‘covertly’ invests in military AI projects
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machine learning

Google still ‘covertly’ invests in military AI projects

The Gradient Ventures AI fund supports companies with military and law enforcement drone contracts
26 Jul 2019
Government champions AI to improve UK road markings
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machine learning

Government champions AI to improve UK road markings

£2 million will be use to fund the adoption of cutting-edge tech for road improvement
22 Jul 2019
NHS-Alexa deal ‘data protection disaster waiting to happen'
privacy

NHS-Alexa deal ‘data protection disaster waiting to happen'

Health data will feed into Amazon's voice assistant but concerns mount over the fate of patient recordings
10 Jul 2019
Benefits of AI and machine learning for cloud security
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Security

Benefits of AI and machine learning for cloud security

AI and machine learning may not be a silver bullet, but they can still play an important part in cloud security strategies
8 Jul 2019
How AI can simplify mergers and acquisitions
Merger and acquisition concept
Acquisition

How AI can simplify mergers and acquisitions

Artificial intelligence can help speed up M&A drudge work, but it's no cure-all
3 Jul 2019
Cisco says its 35-year history will give it an edge in AI
Cisco Live 2019
cognitive technology

Cisco says its 35-year history will give it an edge in AI

Comments come as new threat detection tools release to customers
13 Jun 2019
Spark portal lets AI startups bid on public sector contracts
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public sector

Spark portal lets AI startups bid on public sector contracts

UK gov says public services need to keep pace with private sector innovation
11 Jun 2019
NHS to reward hospitals for replacing clinicians with AI
Machines replacing clinicians in the NHS
digital transformation

NHS to reward hospitals for replacing clinicians with AI

Targeted financial incentives will span services such as diagnostics and outpatient appointments
7 Jun 2019
Companies to combat AI bias with forensic experts
racial bias or racial profiling concept
machine learning

Companies to combat AI bias with forensic experts

New breed of specialist could help avoid in-built prejudice and rebuild consumer confidence
6 Jun 2019
Businesses blame resources for not explaining AI decisions
AI brain
machine learning

Businesses blame resources for not explaining AI decisions

Research finds there's no 'one-size-fits-all' approach as context behind decisions matters more than anything
4 Jun 2019
Getting hold of the data science talent your business needs
machine learning

Getting hold of the data science talent your business needs

A look at some of the key skills IT leaders should consider when looking for new hires
29 May 2019
Facebook uses robots to develop its AI
Facebook's six legged robot
machine learning

Facebook uses robots to develop its AI

Hardware running reinforcement learning is helping the social network advance its artificial intelligence research
21 May 2019
Why did HPE buy Cray?
Acquisition

Why did HPE buy Cray?

Is the tech giant branching out into new areas, or consolidating an existing strategy?
20 May 2019
Why diversity in AI is critical to building a fairer society
machine learning

Why diversity in AI is critical to building a fairer society

To ensure AI is able to serve humanity as a whole, it needs to be built by humanity as a whole
17 May 2019
Expert appointments boost government's AI Council
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machine learning

Expert appointments boost government's AI Council

Digital secretary announces 21 new voices to guide ethical AI development and adoption among businesses
16 May 2019
DARPA will train AIs to ace close-combat aerial dogfights
Armed fighter jet
machine learning

DARPA will train AIs to ace close-combat aerial dogfights

AI systems will aid human fighter jet pilots in performing "split-second manoeuvring" when in the danger zone
13 May 2019
From 5G to blockchain, Epicor gives these bandwagons a miss
Epicor CTO Himanshu Palsule at Insights 2019
Technology

From 5G to blockchain, Epicor gives these bandwagons a miss

Firm is unconvinced ERP customers will benefit from a wide range of emerging technologies just yet
23 Apr 2019
Don’t fret about the AI bang, but the digital whimper
machine learning

Don’t fret about the AI bang, but the digital whimper

When it comes to the fate of humanity, it's useful to look at one of the world’s most celebrated poets
20 Apr 2019
Police to use phone-detecting tech
machine learning

Police to use phone-detecting tech

The technology will be able to sense if someone in the vehicle is using their mobile device and will flash a warning sign
12 Apr 2019
SAS and Siemens partner on AI for cloud and IoT data
machine learning

SAS and Siemens partner on AI for cloud and IoT data

The joint platform combines SAS' AI analytics with Siemens' MindSphere for new and existing customers
4 Apr 2019